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Blackie's Famous Books
Publisher: Blackie and Son Ltd. (London, Glasgow).
Country: United Kingdom. Date: 1910-65.

Swiss Family Robinson (Blackie's Famous Books) (image)

The Swiss Family Robinson:
The Journal of a Father Shipwrecked with his Wife & Children on an Uninhabited Island
By Johann R. Wyss (Translated by M. Wiss)

London, Blackie & Son Ltd, undated (but c. 1945) (Blackie's Famous Books)
Hardback (mid-blue cloth with black titles). Pictorial dust wrapper. 256 pages.Postscript by the editor. Colour frontispiece titled "A Change of Abode".

Series Note: _____

Arranged by author and title

R. M. Ballantyne
The Lighthouse
The Coral Island
Martin Rattler

The Dog Crusoe
The Gorilla Hunters
The Young Fur Traders
Deep Down
The Lifeboat
Gascoyne, the Sandle-wood Trader

W. H. G. Kingston
The Three Lieutenants
The Three Commanders
The Three Admirals
Peter the Whaler
The Three Midshipman
Manco, the Peruvian Chief

J. Fennimore Cooper
The Pathfinder
The Last of the Mohicans

Captain Marryat
Masterman Ready
The Children of the New Forest
The Settlers in Canada

Louisa M. Alcott
Little Women
Good Wives

Hans Andersen
Favourite Fairy Tales
Popular Fairy Tales

S. Baring Gould
Grettir the Outlaw

John Bunyan
The Pilgrim's Progress

Alice Corkran
Meg's Friend
Margery Merton's Girlhood

Susan Coolidge
What Katy Did
What Katy Did at School
What Katy Did Next

Miss Cummins
The Lamplighter

G. W. Dasent
Tales from the Norse

Daniel Defoe
Robinson Crusoe

G. Manville Fenn
Nat the Naturalist

Oliver Goldsmith
The Vicar of Wakefield

The Brothers Grimm
Grimm's Fairy Tales

Nathaniel Hawthorne
Tanglewood Tales

G. A. Henty
A Chapter of Adventures
Tales from Henty

Thomas Hughes
Tom Brown's School Days

Richard Johnson
The Seven Champions of Christendom

Charles Kingsley
The Heroes
The Water- Babies

Charles & Mary Lamb
Tales from Shakespeare

Emma Leslie
Gytha's Message

George MacDonald
The Light Princess

Norman Macleod
The Starling

Bessie Marchant
Greta's Domain

Mary Russell Mitford
Our Village

Rosa Mulholland
Four Little Mischiefs
Hetty Gray

Captain Reid
The Rifle Rangers

Mary C. Rowsell
Thorndyke Manor

Michael Scott
The Cruise of the "Midge"

Sir Walter Scott
Tales of a Grandfather

Catherine Sinclair
Holiday House

R. L. Stevenson
Treasure Island

Harriet Beecher Stowe
Uncle Tom's Cabin

Dean Swift
Gulliver's Travels

Sarah Tytler
Girl Neighbours
A Loyal Little Maid

Jules Verne
A Journey to the Centre of the Earth

Lew Wallace
Ben Hur

Mrs. Whitney
Faith Gartney's Girlhood

M. Wiss
The Swiss Family Robinson

Charlotte M. Yonge
The Lances of Lynwood
A Book of Golden Deeds
The Little Duke

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Famous Discoveries by Land and Sea

Source of above list:
Back panel of dustjacket of Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes, Blackie and Son Ltd., (n.d. - but c. 1930s) (Blackie's Famous Books series)

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