The Marvels / Brian Selznick.

In 1766, a boy, Billy Marvel, is shipwrecked, rescued, and goes on to found a brilliant family of actors that flourishes in London until 1900--and nearly a century later, Joseph Jervis, runs away from home, seeking refuge with his uncle in London, and is captivated by the Marvel house, with its port...

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Main Author: Selznick, Brian (Illustrator)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Scholastic Press, [2015]
Edition:First edition.
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Summary:In 1766, a boy, Billy Marvel, is shipwrecked, rescued, and goes on to found a brilliant family of actors that flourishes in London until 1900--and nearly a century later, Joseph Jervis, runs away from home, seeking refuge with his uncle in London, and is captivated by the Marvel house, with its portraits and ghostly presences.
Item Description:Told in two stand-alone stories, the first nearly 400 pages of continuous pictures, and the second in text.
Physical Description:665 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
ISBN:9780545448680
0545448689