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The jinx of Payrock Canyon

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Published by Whitman in Racine, Wis .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Troy Nesbit ; illustrated by Ursula Koering
Series[Wilderness mystery series] -- 2, SOLINET/ASERL Cooperative Microfilming Project (NEH PA-23166-98) -- SOL MN08188.03 FHM.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.N4377 Ji
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination282 p.
Number of Pages282
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24401767M
OCLC/WorldCa40577014

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The jinx of Payrock Canyon book

In many of the narratives, events of long ago are seen to have left traces of their passing. Mystery at Rustlers' Fort, 5. The recurrent themes of the books in the Wilderness Mystery Series are natural phenomena-caves, canyons, mountains, sand dunes, and forests-and a sense of the past as seen through archaeology.

The Harvey House books were slightly revised, and the revisions can be easily spotted since the text is lighter, not matching the rest of the text.

We use this information to create a better experience for all users. The recurrent themes of the books in the Wilderness Mystery Series are natural phenomena—caves, canyons, mountains, sand dunes, and forests—and a sense of the past as seen through archaeology.

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The Jinx of Payrock Canyon (First Edition)

Get away from me, you jinx! The Jinx of Payrock Canyon is the weakest book; I consider it to be just good. And for sure no Troy Nesbit hero had a speedboat, motorcycle or roadster in his family garage!

To learn more about cookies, please see our cookie policy. The boys manage to foil all of these would-be heirs and ultimately put their discovery to good use. Sono uno iettatore e tu lo sai.

For example, they let us know which features and sections are most popular. But there was something about the summer — perhaps it was the freedom to be outside with my dog almost anytime I wanted — that drew me to novels about boys and dogs tramping through nature.

And it offers a wonderful glimpse into the natural world. I knew all along that both series are loved by many, but for various reasons, I didn't think I would like them and never bothered. Notwithstanding the fact that the books were written in the s, the progressive Franklin Folsom alias Troy Nesbit had refreshing views of women, Native Americans, and the environment, and he was prescient in having his characters often oppose corporate and government efforts to develop wilderness areas.

I was disappointed after I read the last book, because I wanted to read more of them. Juvenile Fiction Mystery Western Jay has lived in a once well-populated mining town in Colorado's Rocky Mountains for all of his fifteen years.

Go to ABQjournal.The Jinx of Payrock Canyon. Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing Company, Ursula Koering. First edition.

Troy Nesbit (1907

Hardcover. pp. Twelvemo [ cm] Illustrated hardcover boards. Very good. The edges of the covers are rubbed. Troy Nesbit was tthe author of many adventure stories. More.

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