A terrible storm strands a Swiss pastor, with his wife and four sons, on a tropical island. Luckily, the Robinsons are optimistic and inventive, and with what they salvage from the wrecked ship, and the island's abundant fruits, plants and animals, they soon adapt, each day discovering new dangers, skills and deilghts in their strange new life.
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This new series of Illustrated Chosen Classics is a collection of the world's most famous stories, especially retold for children.About the Author:
Johann David Wyss (1743-1818) was, like the narrator of his famous story, a Swiss pastor who had four sons. He is best remembered for Swiss Family Robinson which it is said was inspired by Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe and which became an international classic bestseller.
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Book Description Puffin Books, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140367187
Book Description Puffin Books, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110140367187