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The wouldbegoods : being the further adventures of the treasure seekers

Edith Nesbit (author), Reginald B. Birch (illustrator)

The wouldbegoods : being the further adventures of the treasure seekers

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Target audience:
9-11 years and up

Title
The wouldbegoods : being the further adventures of the treasure seekers
Author
Edith Nesbit
Illustrator
Reginald B. Birch
Language
English
Publisher
London: Virago, 2017
301 p. : ill.
ISBN
9780349009568 (paperback)

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About Edith Nesbit

Edith Nesbit (married name Edith Bland; 15 August 1858 – 4 May 1924) was an English writer and poet, who published her books for children as E. Nesbit. She wrote or collaborated on more than 60 such books. She was also a political activist and co-founder of the Fabian Society, a socialist organisation later affiliated to the Labour Party.

Biography

Nesbit was born in 1858 at 38 Lower Kennington Lane, Kennington, Surrey (now classified as Inner London), the daughter of an agricultural chemist, John Collis Nesbit, who died in March 1862, before her fourth birthday. Her mother was Sarah Green (née Alderton).

The ill health of Edith's sister Mary meant that the family travelled for some years, living variously in Brighton, Buckinghamshire, France (Dieppe, Rouen, Paris, Tours, Poitiers, Angoulême, Bordeaux, Arcachon, Pau, Bagnères-de-Bigorre, and Dinan in Brittany), Spain and German…Read more on Wikipedia