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1912 edition; Charles Scribner's Sons publishers, New York; hardbound in forest green boards with nice gilt design and lettering on cover and spine - see pic; quite good condition with unmarked pages; no dust jacket.


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The Tides of Barnegat (1906) is a seashore romance by Francis Hopkinson Smith that deals with divorce and family problems. Set in a small fishing community in New Jersey, the story concerns two sisters, Jane and Lucy Cobden. Jane, the elder, pledged long before on her father's deathbed to look after Lucy. After returning from boarding school in Philadelphia, Lucy behaves offensively, but Jane sacrifices everything to protect her. The final scene involves a tragic shipwreck.

THE TIDES OF BARNEGAT by F. Hopkinson Smith

SKU: BS64n
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