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Listing for Author: Robert Michael Ballantyne


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Century of ExperienceEvidenceName of Reader / Listener / Reading GroupAuthor of TextTitle of TextForm of Text
1850-1899'Surely no book was ever read and re-read and talked over as that first new volume, although we went on to buy many mo...Mary Vivian (Molly) Hughes Robert Michael BallantyneThe Iron HorsePrint: Book
'"The words I didn't understand I just skipped over, yet managed to get a good idea of what the story was about", wrot...James Murray Robert Michael Ballantyne[novels]Print: Book
1850-1899'When old enough to read for herself, Rose Macaulay entered into other realms of fictitious brave adventure. She devou...Rose Macaulay Robert Michael BallantyneCoral IslandPrint: Book
1900-1945[A Sheffield Survey organised by Arnold Freeman in 1918, assessing 816 manual workers, gives the following case:] 'Pri...questionaire respondent Robert Michael Ballantyne[unknown]Print: Book
1900-1945'James Williams admitted that, growing up in rural Wales, "I'd read anything rather than not read at all. I read a gre...James Williams Robert Michael BallantynePrint: Book
1900-1945'Kipling had now been supplemented with Henty, Ballantyne, Rider Haggard and John Buchan, all with their own tales of...Lawrence Durrell Robert Michael Ballantyne[unknown]Print: Book
1850-1899'there was nothing in the house which was worth reading, apart from the Bible, "The Pilgrim's Progress", "Gulliver's T...Edwin Muir Robert Michael BallantyneHudson Bay: or, Life in the Wilds of North AmericaPrint: Book


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