Author(s): Dugald Steer

Picture Books

<b>Step lively, pirate foes and fanciers!</b><br><br>Mysterious booty found inside a long-lost sea chest, hidden for hundreds of years off the coast of Newfoundland, has just been uncovered for your enjoyment. Within these covers is the fascinating eighteenth-century journal of Captain William Lubber, an earnest soul who sailed the seas in search of the vicious female pirate Arabella Drummond. Prepare for a mesmerizing tale of the golden age of piracy - from storm-tossed sailing ships to tantalizing treasure islands, from pirates' flags and fashions to their wily weapons and wicked ways. An extraordinary find for pirateologists, here is a true and complete companion for the dedicated pirate hunter.<br><br><i>Pirateology</i>'s special treasures include:<ul><li>a stunning cover bearing a working compass and glittering gems</li><li>treasure map with a missing piece - for the canny reader to find</li><li>multiple flaps, maps, charts, and booklets harboring codes and clues</li><li>intricate drawings of ships' interiors</li><li>a packet of gold dust</li><li>a pocket sundial</li><li>a cache of pirate letters, pieces of eight - and a jewel as a final reward </li></ul> Aar! Hoist the sails for a lavish new discovery filled with treasures - a magnificent resource for pirate lovers everywhere.


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General Fields

  • : 9781741781014
  • : The Five Mile Press Pty Ltd
  • : The Five Mile Press Pty Ltd
  • : June 2006
  • : 310mm X mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 28
  • : colour illus.
  • : Dugald Steer
  • : Hardback
  • : 2006
  • : en
  • : 910.4