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Miss Cayley"s adventures

Grant Allen

Miss Cayley"s adventures

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s Sons in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Grant Allen ; with eighty illustrations by Gordon Browne.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.A425 Mis, PR4004.A2 Mis
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 344 p. :
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6938746M
LC Control Number04008617
OCLC/WorldCa29244468

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This edition includes a new introduction by Elizabeth Foxwell/5(). Book Overview When her stepfather dies, Miss Lois Cayley finds herself alone in the world with only twopence in her pocket.

Undaunted, the intelligent, attractive, and infinitely resourceful young woman decides to set off in search of adventure. Miss Cayley’s Adventures (FULL Audio Book) by Grant Allen () Fun stories of Miss Lois Cayley, independent young woman, as she, beginning with only twopence in her pocket, travels the world.

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Like many works of the period it first appeared in serial form - part one was published in The Strand in March But Lois Cayley is definitely not a typical Victorian heroine.

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It was my stepfather's death that drove me to it. Charles Grant Blairfindie Allen was born on February 24th, at Alwington, near Kingston, Canada West (now part of Ontario). Home schooled until 13 when his family moved to England, Grant was to become a highly regarded science writer who branc.

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