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  • Six Weeks in Russia, 1919by Arthur Ransome

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 16.03

    But for Swallows and Amazons , some of Arthur Ransome's earlier writings would be better known. The extraordinary success Ransome achieved as a children's writer, from the 1930's until his death in 1967, perhaps inevitably eclipsed his earlier work, but in the case of his two books and pamphlet on the Russian revolutions of 1917 and the tumultuous... more...

  • We Didn't Mean To Go To Seaby Arthur Ransome

    Random House 2014; US$ 11.27

    'Like to spend a night in the Goblin? ’ The Swallows are staying on the Suffolk coast while they wait for their father to return home from China. But although the harbour is bursting with bobbing yachts, barges and steamers, this year there's no chance of any sailing for the landlocked Swallows. That is until they rescue young Jim Brading and his... more...

  • Secret Waterby Arthur Ransome

    Random House 2014; US$ 11.27

    'You ’ ll start with a blank map, that doesn ’ t do more than show roughly what ’ s water and what isn ’ t ’ When the Walker family’s holiday plans are ruined by Daddy having to work, the whole summer seems lost at sea. But a dull holiday for the children is too miserable to bear so their parents hatch a plan. The Swallows are to be marooned on... more...

  • The Big Sixby Arthur Ransome

    Random House 2014; US$ 11.27

    ‘Why shouldn’t we be detectives too?’ When Dick and Dorothea arrive in the Norfolk Broads all set for a blissful summer on the river, they find their friends the Death and Glories in a very bad situation. Accused of setting boats adrift, sabotage and theft, the boys are under suspicion by everyone on the river. And in the meantime, the real culprits... more...

  • The Picts and the Martyrsby Arthur Ransome

    Random House 2015; US$ 11.27

    The Ds can't wait to go and stay with Nancy and Peggy in the Lake District during the summer holidays. But when the Amazons’ dreadful Great Aunt invites herself to stay too, the summer is threatened with dullness. Staying indoors and reading poetry is not what anyone had in mind. To save the Ds from total boredom, the Amazons arrange for their friends... more...

  • Great Northern?by Arthur Ransome

    Random House 2015; US$ 11.27

    Flat on his front, binoculars to his eyes, alone at dusk, Dick makes a remarkable discovery: two rare birds, never before seen in the British Isles. Captain Flint and his crew decide to consult an expert to confirm the discovery. But when the man they ask turns out to have his collector’s eye on the birds’ eggs, not to mention skins, an enjoyable voyage... more...

  • Missee Leeby Arthur Ransome

    Random House 2014; US$ 11.27

    ‘So long,’ called the harbourmaster. ‘Don’t run into Missee Lee!’ The Swallows, Amazons and Captain Flint don’t pay much heed to the harbourmaster’s friendly warning as they set off for China. They are on a round-the-world voyage aboard the Wild Cat and it’s been plain sailing for a hundred ports. But when Gibber, the ship’s monkey, accidentally... more...

  • Swallows and Amazons (stage version) (NHB Modern Plays)by Arthur Ransome

    Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 15.99

    Arthur Ransome's famous and much-loved children's classic is brought thrillingly to life in Helen Edmundson's wonderfully theatrical adaptation, with ‘delightfully catchy and often witty' ( Telegraph ) songs by Neil Hannon of The Divine Comedy. When John, Susan, Titty and Roger are granted their wish to set sail on their beloved boat Swallow... more...

  • The Firebird and Other Russian Fairy Talesby Arthur Ransome

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 5.95

    Choice collection of 9 classic tales tells of magical beasts, frightful giants, wicked witches, and beguiling creatures of the sea. A delight for fairy tale fans of all ages. more...

  • Favorite Russian Fairy Talesby Arthur Ransome

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 4.00

    Six tales of witches, and wizardry, perilous journeys, wise animals, frightful giants and beautiful princesses, among them the legendary Fire-Bird, and more. Newly reset in large, easy-to-read type, with six new illustrations. more...