Pippi In The South Seas by Astrid Lindgren TX602


Pippi In The South Seas by Astrid Lindgren TX602

Pippi In The South Seas by Astrid Lindgren TX602

Pippi In The South Seas by Astrid Lindgren, translated by Gerry Bothmer, 7th Scholastic paperback printing, TX602, 1969, 116 pages. Illustrated by Trina Schart.

DESCRIPTION:“‘Welcome back, fat white chief!’ Everyone on the island of Kurrekurredutt is delighted to see their king, Captain Longstocking. But look who’s with him! Pippi herself- funnier than ever!
This time Pippi’s in the South Seas, where she scolds the sharks and plays marbles with pearls. When bandits try to steal the pearls- well, you’ll see how Pippi handles those rascals!
“from the back cover)


About vintagescholastics

I love these old Scholastics! I am a bookseller, writer, and dog-lover; live at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains of New York with my computer-programmer husband. We love motor-cycle riding, renovating our old camp on Lake Desolation, gardening, and researching our genealogy. The purpose of this blog is to highlight those beloved old books from the Scholastic Book fairs from 1950 - 1979. This will serve as a catalogue of the books, with their identifying numbers, a plot summary, and a photo of the cover; with a searchable index. I want to give all of the writers and illustrator's bios so they get credit (many were writers in the summer while on vacation from their regular schoolteaching jobs.; some are lesser known efforts by very famous people; and some are reprinted classics.) Hopefully, their fans will be able to identify favorite titles with snipets of remembered information. We will always be adding new ones, and welcome your submissions
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