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Capt. Hook : the adventures of a notorious youth / by J. V. Hart ; illustrated by Brett Helquist.

Hart, James V. (Author). Helquist, Brett ill. (Added Author). Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937 Peter Pan (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780060002220 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0060002220 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 342, 15 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Harper Trophy ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harper Trophy, 2007.

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General Note: "Laura Geringer books."
Originally published: New York : HarperCollins Children's Books, c2005.
With Note: With extras: a never-before-seen epilogue: Back to Africa; Sultana Ananova's letter to James; Letter to the Eton Chronicle from King Jas., Oppidan; The rules of the wall game; a map of Capt. Jas. Hook's journey in the sequel, Capt. Hook, Pirate King.
Formatted Contents Note: Hook at Eton -- James gets a swishing -- Knowledge is power -- Wall game -- Pudding proof -- Dangerous rendezvous at the queen's eight -- Duelists, a damsel, and the guillotine -- Gentleman's resolution -- Darling's revenge at Agar's plough -- Uninvited guests -- Awfully big adventure -- To the villain go the spoils -- Eton blues -- Endgame -- Eton blood -- Code duello -- Exit from Eton -- Sea witch -- Blue water -- Black gold -- Jamani -- Fortune and glory -- New freedom -- Pirate king.
Summary, etc.: Describes the youthful adventures of J. M. Barrie's classic character, Captain Hook, from his days at Eton to his voyages on the high sea.
Subject: Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937. Peter Pan > Characters > Juvenile fiction.
Eton College > Juvenile fiction.
Eton College > Fiction.
Pirates > Juvenile fiction
Characters in literature > Fiction.
Pirates > Fiction

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