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3 edition of Shantyboat Bill found in the catalog.

Shantyboat Bill

Paul K. Camp

Shantyboat Bill

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Published by D. McKay Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shantyboats and shantyboaters -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    For a boy and his grandparents looking for a new river home, the Mississippi becomes not only a pathway to different places but to adventure and new friendships.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Paul K. Camp. Illustrated by James MacDonald.
    ContributionsMacDonald, James, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C148 Sh
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5543549M
    LC Control Number67021632

    North Ship Street Portland, Indiana p f


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Get this from a library. Shantyboat Bill. [Paul K Camp; James MacDonald] -- For a boy and his grandparents looking for a new river home, the Mississippi becomes not only a pathway to different places but to adventure and new friendships.

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One lady from Kentucky was seeking the painting shown on Harlan's easel in a sketch on page in Shantyboat. It was a painting of Uncle Bill Mattingly's farmstead. Get Shantyboat: A River Way of Life By Harlan Hubbard EBOOK Product Description Shantyboat is the story of a leisurely journey down the Ohio and Mississippi rivers to New Orleans.

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