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The Marvels

Selznick, Brian, author, illustrator.

New York : Scholastic Press, 2015.

665 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

In 1766, a boy, Billy Marvel, is shipwrecked, rescued, and goes on to found a brilliant family of actors that flourishes in London until 1900--and nearly a century later, Joseph Jervis, runs away from home, seeking refuge with his uncle in London, and is captivated by the Marvel house, with its portraits and ghostly presences.

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ISBN:

9780545448680 (hbk. : alk. paper)

ISBN:

0545448689 (hbk. : alk. paper)

LC Call No:

PZ7.S4654 Mar 2015

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Selznick, Brian, author, illustrator.

Title:

The Marvels / Brian Selznick.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

665 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

ContentType:

still image rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Notes:

Told in two stand-alone stories, the first nearly 400 pages of continuous pictures, and the second in text.

Summary:

In 1766, a boy, Billy Marvel, is shipwrecked, rescued, and goes on to found a brilliant family of actors that flourishes in London until 1900--and nearly a century later, Joseph Jervis, runs away from home, seeking refuge with his uncle in London, and is captivated by the Marvel house, with its portraits and ghostly presences.

Subject:

Families--England--London--History--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Actors--England--London--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Theater--England--London--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Adventure stories.

Subject:

Family life--England--London--Fiction.

Subject:

Actors and actresses--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure and adventurers--Fiction.

Subject:

Theaters--Fiction.

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