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Tom Brown's school-days / by Thomas Hughes.

Author/Creator:
Hughes, Thomas, 1822-1896.
Publication:
New York : Dodd, Mead, & Co., 1900.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 339 p., [1] leaf of plates : col. ill. ; 22cm.
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Subjects:
Children's stories.
Boarding schools -- England -- Juvenile fiction.
England -- Juvenile fiction.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile literature -- 1900.
Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding) -- 1900.
Summary:
Recounts the adventures of a young English boy at Rugby School in the early nineteenth century.
Contents:
The brown family
The "veast"
Sundry wars and alliances
The stage-coach
Rugby and football
After the match
Settling to the collar
The war of independence
A chapter of accidents
Part II - How the tide turned
The new boy
Arthur makes a friend
The bird-fanciers
The fight
Fever in the school
Harry East's dilemmas and deliverances
Tom Browns last match
Finis.
Notes:
Engraved t.p. in red and black, running title underscored in red; ornamental red initials.
Decorations signed "S.L. Busha" or "S.B."
Includes pref. to 6th ed.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Bound in taupe cloth with floral sketching on the edges in black and red and title in black.
Athenaeum copy: Gift: Mr. & Mrs. Wm. F. Machold.
Athenaeum copy: Ownership stamp on front pastedown: "William F. MacHold, 6820 Quincy St., Germantown, Phila., PA."
Athenaeum copy: Front endpaper stamped: "Received Oct 9 1964 The Athenaeum"
OCLC:
3134475