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A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder (Large Print Edition)

by James De Mille

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Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Fantasy,
  • Fantasy,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Fiction / Fantasy / General,
  • Literary Collections / Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11878903M
    ISBN 101426452810
    ISBN 109781426452819

    Get this from a library! A strange manuscript found in a copper cylinder. [James De Mille; Daniel Burgoyne] -- "Drifting on a sailing boat off the Canary Islands, four British gentlemen take turns reading a manuscript that they find inside a copper cylinder discovered floating in . Get this from a library! A strange manuscript found in a copper cylinder. [James De Mille] -- Four yachtsmen find a manuscript sealed in a copper cylinder. It is the manuscript of Adam More, a British sailor shipwrecked on the homeward voyage from Tasmania. After passing through a.

    About this Item: Harpers, First Edition. A STRANGE MANUSCRIPT FOUND IN A COPPER CYLINDER, Harpers, , first edition, slight wear to the front corner tips, some fraying and wear to the spine extremities with a bit of cloth loss, else a tight, bright, vg copy in pictorial cloth stamped in silver and gold. Internet Archive BookReader A strange manuscript found in a copper cylinder [microform] Internet Archive BookReader A strange manuscript found in a copper cylinder [microform] A strange manuscript found in a copper cylinder [microform].

    Set in an imaginary semi-tropical land at the South Pole inhabited by a strange race of death-seekers and by terrifying prehistoric monsters,A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinderby James De Mille () brings a touch of the exotic to the relatively tame landscape of early Confederation other Canadian novelist of the period ventured into such a .   "Daniel Burgoyne's Broadview edition of A Strange Manuscript Found in a Copper Cylinder is a refreshing, re-energised insight into an old classic. It is both scholarly and accessible, bringing important scholarship, key graphics, and of Reviews:


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