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The dark frigate wherein is told the story of Philip Marsham who lived in the time of King Charles and was bred a sailor but came home to England after many hazards by sea and land and fought for the king of Newbury and lost a great inheritance and departed for Barbados in the same ship, by curious chance, in which he had long before adventured with the pirates / by Charles Boardman Hawes; with illustrations in color by Anton Otto Fischer.

Book Book (1934.)
Description: 247 p. : col. front., col. plates ; 23 cm.
Publisher: Boston, MA : Little, Brown and Company, 1934.
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Everett - Shute Memorial Children's Fiction j/Hawes (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem State ERA Education Resource Area Educ. Res. PS 3515 .A882 D3 1934 (Text to Phone) Available -

General Note: Newbery Medal, 1924.
Winner of the Newbery Award for 1924.
Illustrated lining-papers.
Reprint. Originally published: Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1923.
Summary: In 17th century England, an accident forces orphaned Philip Marsham to flee London in fear for his life. He signs on with the Rose of Devon, a dark frigate. When the ship is seized in by a devious group of men, Philip is forced to accompany these "gentleman of fortune" on their murderous expeditions.
Awards:
Newbery Medal, 1924.
Authors: Fischer, Anton Otto, 1882-1962 (Added Author).
Citation: Hawes, Charles Boardman. "The dark frigate; wherein is told the story of Philip Marsham who lived in the time of King Charles and was bred a sailor but came home to England after many hazards by sea and land and fought for the king of Newbury and lost a great inheritance and departed for Barbados in the same ship, by curious chance, in which he had long before adventured with the pirates." Boston, MA : Little, Brown and Company, 1934.
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