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The Resource The Yankee middy; or, The adventures of a naval officer. : A story of the Great Rebellion., By Oliver Optic, author of "Rich and humble," "In school and out," "Watch and wait," "The boat club," "All aboard," "Now or never," "Try again," "Poor and proud," "Little by little," "The Riverdale story books," "The soldier boy," "The sailor boy," "The young lieutenant," etc

The Yankee middy; or, The adventures of a naval officer. : A story of the Great Rebellion., By Oliver Optic, author of "Rich and humble," "In school and out," "Watch and wait," "The boat club," "All aboard," "Now or never," "Try again," "Poor and proud," "Little by little," "The Riverdale story books," "The soldier boy," "The sailor boy," "The young lieutenant," etc

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The Yankee middy; or, The adventures of a naval officer. : A story of the Great Rebellion.
Title
The Yankee middy; or, The adventures of a naval officer.
Title remainder
A story of the Great Rebellion.
Statement of responsibility
By Oliver Optic, author of "Rich and humble," "In school and out," "Watch and wait," "The boat club," "All aboard," "Now or never," "Try again," "Poor and proud," "Little by little," "The Riverdale story books," "The soldier boy," "The sailor boy," "The young lieutenant," etc
Creator
Contributor
Copyright holder
Electrotyper
Engraver
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
AQM
Citation location within source
044
Citation source
Jones, D.B. Oliver Optic
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1822-1897
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Optic, Oliver
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS1006.A5
LC item number
Y36 1871
Literary form
fiction
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  • 1822-1897
  • 1830-1892
  • 1815-1870
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  • Optic, Oliver
  • Barry, Charles A.
  • Andrew, John
  • Lee and Shepard
  • Lee, Shepard & Dillingham
  • Boston Stereotype Foundry
Series statement
Army and navy stories
Series volume
v. 4
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  • Children's stories
  • Adventure stories
  • Sailors
  • Young men
  • Young women
  • Ships
  • Temperance
  • War stories
  • United States
  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Adventure stories
  • Children's stories
  • Sailors
  • Ships
  • Temperance
  • War stories
  • Young men
  • Young women
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Yankee middy; or, The adventures of a naval officer. : A story of the Great Rebellion., By Oliver Optic, author of "Rich and humble," "In school and out," "Watch and wait," "The boat club," "All aboard," "Now or never," "Try again," "Poor and proud," "Little by little," "The Riverdale story books," "The soldier boy," "The sailor boy," "The young lieutenant," etc
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Publication
Note
  • "'The Yankee middy' is a sequel to 'The sailor boy, ' and traces the career of Jack Somers, as an officer, from the Naval academy to his promotion to the rank of ensign. ... The author is again indebted to his friend, Ensign Francis L. Harris, not only for verbal details, but for the use of charts, diagrams, and works relating to the navy. The text books of the Naval Academy have been constantly at hand during the preparation of the volume. ... The author ... submits the fourth volume of 'The army and navy series'"--Preface, p. 5-6, signed by William T. Adams, and dated at Harrison Square, Mass., October 23, 1865
  • By William Taylor Adams (i.e., "Oliver Optic")
  • "Electrotyped at the Boston Stereotype Foundry, no. 4 Spring Lane."--Title page verso
  • Plates engraved on wood signed by John Andrew and Charles A. Barry
  • "The army and navy series"--Series title, p. 6
  • "Lee & Shepard, publishers, 149 Washington Street, Boston"--Advertisement, [4] p. at end
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
332, [4] p., [4] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191236490
  • (OCoLC)ocn191236490
Label
The Yankee middy; or, The adventures of a naval officer. : A story of the Great Rebellion., By Oliver Optic, author of "Rich and humble," "In school and out," "Watch and wait," "The boat club," "All aboard," "Now or never," "Try again," "Poor and proud," "Little by little," "The Riverdale story books," "The soldier boy," "The sailor boy," "The young lieutenant," etc
Publication
Note
  • "'The Yankee middy' is a sequel to 'The sailor boy, ' and traces the career of Jack Somers, as an officer, from the Naval academy to his promotion to the rank of ensign. ... The author is again indebted to his friend, Ensign Francis L. Harris, not only for verbal details, but for the use of charts, diagrams, and works relating to the navy. The text books of the Naval Academy have been constantly at hand during the preparation of the volume. ... The author ... submits the fourth volume of 'The army and navy series'"--Preface, p. 5-6, signed by William T. Adams, and dated at Harrison Square, Mass., October 23, 1865
  • By William Taylor Adams (i.e., "Oliver Optic")
  • "Electrotyped at the Boston Stereotype Foundry, no. 4 Spring Lane."--Title page verso
  • Plates engraved on wood signed by John Andrew and Charles A. Barry
  • "The army and navy series"--Series title, p. 6
  • "Lee & Shepard, publishers, 149 Washington Street, Boston"--Advertisement, [4] p. at end
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
332, [4] p., [4] leaves of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191236490
  • (OCoLC)ocn191236490

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