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Robert Engle | 76 comments This is for the 1937 edition. I understand that some stories changed between 1920 & 1937.
Contents: page Title additional Author
7 Song of Drake's Men, From Collected Poems by Alfred Noyes
8 A Boy on the High Seas by Olive Beaupre Miller
18 The Tempest, Told from the Play by William Shakespeare
36 Afar in the Desert, South Africa by Thomas Pringle
38 Gulliver's Travels to Lilliput by Jonathan Swift
82 Young Midshipman David Farragut
91 A Wanderer's Song by John Masefield
92 The Magic Horse, The Arabian Nights
108 Recollections of the Arabian Nights by Alfred Tennyson
109 The Story of the Talking Bird, The Arabian Nights
132 The Enchanted Island, Taken from Twilight Land by Howard Pyle
143 The Circus Man, Told from Barnum's Autobiography
155 The Adventures of General Tom Thumb, A True Story by Phineas T. Barnum by Phineas T. Barnum
172 Mr. Hampden's Shipwreck, From the Book of Discoveries by John Masefield
187 A Christmas Song at Sea, From Collected Poems by Alfred Noyes
188 Meg Merrilies by John Keats
189 Maggie Gulliver Goes to Live with the Gypsies, Arranged from The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot

Authors: Olive Beaupré Miller is both Editor & an Author, already listed as editor
Alfred Noyes https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
Alfred Tennyson https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
George Eliot https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
Howard Pyle https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
John Keats https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
John Masefield https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
Jonathan Swift https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
P. T. Barnum https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...
Thomas Pringle https://www.goodreads.com/author/show...


message 2: by Abcdarian (new)

Abcdarian | 19392 comments What book please?


message 3: by Robert (new)

Robert Engle | 76 comments oops. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1...
It has me put that in the box above the message when you do a new post so I thought it would automatically link to it.


message 4: by Abcdarian (new)

Abcdarian | 19392 comments Done. Don't know why the link didn't work for you; sounds like it should have.


message 5: by Robert (new)

Robert Engle | 76 comments Thanks. 2 corrections.
You gave P.T. Barnum a new author page instead of using his existing one.
David Farragut isn't an author, just a name in the story title.


message 6: by Abcdarian (new)

Abcdarian | 19392 comments Fixed. Is there no author for the Young Midshipman story?


message 7: by Robert (new)

Robert Engle | 76 comments None listed on the contents page or where it appears in the book. I expect Olive Beaupré Miller wrote it herself using what was common knowledge or stories passed around. A lot of stories in this series are hers or rewritten for a young audience by her.
David Farragut was a well known naval figure and got his start at age 9or11 so telling a story about him fits in well. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_F...


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