The House with Red Sails

By: Adelson, Leone

Price: $77.78

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185 pp, light orange cloth covered boards w/red lettering, dj red-pink-wht w/wht-black lettering on spine & illustrated front & spine. A story about the three Norstrom children who lived in a house with red sails, a Chinese junk, the Amoy. The Amoy sailed the inland waterways from New York in the summer to Florida in the winter. They charged admission to tour the boat, but after a period of time the crowds grew smaller. The Norstroms then took on a passenger and things began to happen. The story is based on the adventures of a real American family that lived for many years on an actual Chinese junk called the Amoy. dj price-clipped, dj missing 2/3's of the back panel & flap, dj small tears and holes on top of edge of spine and corners. small holes in cloth on bottom edge of boards.

Title: The House with Red Sails

Author Name: Adelson, Leone

Illustrator: Wiese, Kurt

Categories: Children's, Children, Fiction,

Publisher: New York, NY, David McKay Company, Inc.: 1951

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Jacket Condition: Fair

Size: Sm8vo 7-1/2" to 8" Tall

Seller ID: 031402

Keywords: JUVENILE LITERATURE CHILDREN'S STORIES CHINESE JUNK AMOY MONKEY FICTION