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Annie and Jack in London

Annie and Jack in London

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Published by George Routledge & Sons in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Children"s illustrated picture story book in verse.

Statement[illustrated by Walter Crane].
Series[Aunt Mavor series of toybooks] -- no.77
ContributionsCrane, Walter, 1845-1915.
The Physical Object
Pagination8 leaves :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20813740M

Jack London was born in San Francisco. He was deserted by his father, "Professor" William Henry Chaney, an itinerant astrologer, and raised in Oakland by his mother Flora Wellman, a music teacher and spiritualist. London's stepfather John London, whose surname he took, was a failed storekeeper. London's youth was marked by poverty. It bears the seal of the Sussex Regiment. It is postal stamped "London, 28,Aug., " inscribed is a partial address consisting of the letter M, the number 2 as if the beginning of an address and an S. Dr. George Bagster Phillips describes the body of Annie Chapman as he saw it at AM in the back yard of the house at 29 Hanbury Street.

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  So now that Jack and Annie are flush, they can afford to take a cab to Dickens’ house and handsomely tip the grateful driver. At Moorestown, Morgan had his Jack (Ryan Coggin) and Annie (Juliet Morgan) bounce up and down during the ride. Potholes in the streets of London? No – remember that in those days a “cab” was a horse-drawn carriage. This book is a collection of Jack London's short stories about his experiences sailing and seal hunting in the Pacific Ocean during the late s. An additional adventure looks at life along the Sacramento River.


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