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In the wilds of Florida.

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Date Issued:
190?
Summary:
Accompanying his father to Florida, a boy has various adventures centering around sailing, hunting, and canoeing, culminating with a series of confrontations with Indians.
Title: In the wilds of Florida.
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Originally published as:: In the wilds of Florida: a tale of warfare and hunting.
Name(s): Kingston, William Henry Giles, 1814-1880
PALMM (Project)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Novel
Adventure Fiction
Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 190?
Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons
Place of Publication: London
New York, N.Y.
Physical Form: electronic resource
Extent: 399 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
Language(s): English
Summary: Accompanying his father to Florida, a boy has various adventures centering around sailing, hunting, and canoeing, culminating with a series of confrontations with Indians.
Table of Contents: Without a profession -- First sight of land -- First view of my uncle's house -- Rochford's disappearance -- A cruise on board the "Great Alexander" -- The cruise continued -- A dreary region -- Crossing the lake -- Camping out -- We set off for the river -- Fancy and fatigue -- Deserters -- The lull before the storm -- Difficulties of the journey -- Rochford enters the Indian village -- Arrival at Fort King.
Target Audience: general
Identifier: AAA7986QF00010/16/200310/27/200420450BfamIa D0QF (FCLAZ), ONICF172- 5 (Source), FHP C CF 2003-10-16 (SNX), FCLA url 20041026xOCLC (snx), 56829278 (oclc), CF00001666 (IID), 2577790 (digitool), ucf:17663 (fedora)
Note(s): Copy inscribed with date of March 12, 1912.
One leaf of plate is added color illustrations (title page).
Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2004. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically digitized by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando.
Subject(s): Florida -- Fiction
Territorial Florida, 1821-1845 -- Wars of Indian Removal, 1817-1858
Literature
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/tc/fhp/CF00001666.jpg
Use and Reproduction: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Owner Institution: UCF
Is Part of Series: Kingston library.
Kingston, William Henry Giles, 1814-1880
Is Part of Series: Florida Heritage Collection.
(Link to Collection)