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Kidnapped, Robert Louis Stevenson

Label
Kidnapped
Title
Kidnapped
Statement of responsibility
Robert Louis Stevenson
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When young David Balfour is orphaned he discovers some surprising truths about his family. His meeting with his uncle Ebenezer turns out to have disastrous consequences leading to kidnap and imprisonment on board a ship bound for the Carolinas. However, the voyage is full of incident and after violent conflict and a shipwreck, David finds himself in a daredevil chase across the Scottish Highlands in the company of the irrepressible warrior Alan Breck Stewart
Summary
A seventeen-year-old orphan is kidnapped by his villainous uncle, but later escapes and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish Highlanders against English rule
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
099336
Cataloging source
HCO
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1850-1894
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Stevenson, Robert Louis
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 9+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
630
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
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1882-1945
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Wyeth, N. C.
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True
Series statement
Vintage classics
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  • Jacobites
  • Disinheritance
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Teenage boys
  • Scotland
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
being memoirs of the adventures of David Balfour in the year 1751 ; how he was kidnapped and cast away ...
Label
Kidnapped, Robert Louis Stevenson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First published: 1886--T.p. verso
  • Original unabridged text--T.p. verso
Control code
000050104501
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
346 p.
Isbn
9780099573739
Label
Kidnapped, Robert Louis Stevenson
Publication
Note
  • First published: 1886--T.p. verso
  • Original unabridged text--T.p. verso
Control code
000050104501
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
346 p.
Isbn
9780099573739

Library Locations

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      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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