The Cannibal Islands (Dodo Press)
By (author) Robert Michael Ballantyne
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Cannibal Islands (Dodo Press) by Robert Michael Ballantyne
Book DescriptionR. M. Ballantyne (1825-1894) was a Scottish juvenile fiction writer. Born Robert Michael Ballantyne in Edinburgh, he was part of a famous family of printers and publishers. In 1848 he published his first book, Hudson's Bay: or, Life in the Wilds of North America. For some time he was employed by Messrs Constable, the publishers, but in 1856 he gave up business for the profession of literature, and began the series of adventure stories for the young with which his name is popularly associated. The Young Fur-Traders (1856), The Coral Island (1857), The World of Ice (1859), Ungava: A Tale of Eskimo Land (1857), The Dog Crusoe (1860), The Lighthouse (1865), Deep Down, a Tale of the Cornish Mines (1868), The Pirate City (1874), Erling the Bold (1869), The Settler and the Savage (1877), and other books, to the number of upwards of a hundred, followed in regular succession, his rule being in every case to write as far as possible from personal knowledge of the scenes he described.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781406580174
Paperback / softback
(229mm x 152mm x 4mm)
Imprint: Dodo Press
Publisher: Dodo Press
Publish Date: 16-Nov-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Robert Michael Ballantyne
Hudson's Bay, or, Every-day Life in the Wilds of North America, Paperback (March 2012)
Combining anthropological observations with descriptions of landscapes and animals, Ballantyne's 1848 narrative will appeal to historians, geographers and travellers alike.
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