Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle: Or, Fun and Adventures on the Road

Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle: Or, Fun and Adventures on the Road

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by Victor Appleton
     
 

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Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle is the first book in the original Tom Swift series.

"Every boy possesses some form of inventive genius. Tom Swift is a bright, ingenious boy and his inventions and adventures make the most interesting kind of reading."

"These spirited tales convey in a realistic way, the wonderful advances in land and sea locomotion

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Tom Swift and His Motor-Cycle is the first book in the original Tom Swift series.

"Every boy possesses some form of inventive genius. Tom Swift is a bright, ingenious boy and his inventions and adventures make the most interesting kind of reading."

"These spirited tales convey in a realistic way, the wonderful advances in land and sea locomotion and other successful inventions. Stories like these are impressed upon the memory and their reading is productive only of good."

This series of adventure novels starring the genius boy inventor Tom Swift falls into the genre of "invention fiction" or "Edisonade".

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781775412878
Publisher:
The Floating Press
Publication date:
01/01/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
206 KB

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Tom Swift and His Motorcycle (Barnes and Noble Digital Library) 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
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George Horesta More than 1 year ago
Reflecting American society as it existed in early 20th Century America, Appleton's writting contains racial sterotypes and dialog that most contempory readers would find highly offensive.