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Missee Lee

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Map on lining-papers.

Statementby Arthur Ransome...(based on information supplied by the Swallows and Amazons)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R175 Mi2
The Physical Object
Pagination321 p.
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6433397M
LC Control Number42008280
OCLC/WorldCa521851


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As a child of about 10 I remember Missee Lee as a fantastic and exotic adventure book and was deeply envious of the escapades of the characters. This story moves swiftly despite possible dictionanry interuptions by the reader to look up another sailing term/5(47).

Missee Lee is the tenth book in the Swallows and Amazons series, and like Peter Duck, it is a deviation from the normal progression of the series. Whereas most of the time, Ransomes characters have real-world adventures, this story is based /5.

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Browning of the pages. Tears on corners and also on top and bottom of spine. Rip going down side of dust jacket.

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In minutes, the ship is ablaze (and doomed), and our seven luckless protagonists are adrift in two small : Audible Studios. Arthur Ransome - Missee Lee Re-reading Missee Lee after a break of perhaps 30 years, I am struck by how very different it is from the other books in Ransomes' children's novels.

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It is set in s China. The Swallows and Amazons are on a round the world trip with Captain Flint aboard the schooner Wild Cat. Peter Duck – elderly sailor with a story of treasure in the book of the same name. He also appears in Swallowdale as Titty's imaginary friend.

Bill – cabin boy of the Viper who joins the crew of the Wild Cat in Peter Duck. Missee Lee (or Miss Lee) – Chinese Cambridge-educated pirate leader in the book of the same name.'So long,' called the harbourmaster.

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They are on a round-the-world voyage aboard the Wild Cat and it's been plain sailing for a hundred ports.The book set in Essex is also faithful to the real geography of the area. Secret Water is set in and around Hamford Water, close to the resort town of Walton-on-the-Naze.

Other books. Ransome based the geography of the other three books, Peter Duck, Missee Lee and Great Northern? on various books, and often from his own experience.