The Adventures of Pascalet (The Fox in the Island and Barboche).

By: Bosco, Henri.

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8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; x - 282 pp. Translated from French by Gerard Hopkins with an Introduction by Sister Mary-Theresa McCarthy. Bosco (1888-1973) was a well-loved French writer, nominated for the Nobel Prize for Literature four times, whose stories evoke Provencal life. His devout Catholic faith permeates his works. A children's novel about a young boy's happy life on a farm in Provence, said to resemble the author's own childhood. Paper-covered boards have a bit of water damage on the lower back board, text block edges lightly foxed with a tiny bit of stray red marks; binding sturdy, text pages clean. Dust jacket has very minor edgewear and a small discoloration on the verso.

Title: The Adventures of Pascalet (The Fox in the Island and Barboche).

Author Name: Bosco, Henri.

Illustrator: Illustrated by John Ward.

Categories: Childrens - Catholic,

Publisher: London, UK, Oxford University Press.: 1976

ISBN Number: 0192713973

ISBN Number 13: 9780192713971

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 31010

Keywords: Children; Childrens; Fiction; Catholic; Novels; France; Provence; Provencal; Pascalet;