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The Pursuit of the House-Boat  
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The 1897 cover of The Pursuit of the House-Boat
Author John Kendrick Bangs
Country United States
Language English
Series Associated Shades
Genre(s) Fantasy novel
Publisher Harper & Brothers
Publication date 1897
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages 204 pp
ISBN NA
Preceded by A House-Boat on the Styx
Followed by The Enchanted Type-Writer

Pursuit of the House-Boat (sometimes called In Pursuit of the House-Boat or The Pursuit of the House-Boat) is an 1897 novel by John Kendrick Bangs, and the second one to feature his Associated Shades take on Hell.

Plot summary

After the House-Boat was hijacked by Captain Kidd at the end of A House-Boat on the Styx, the various members of its club decided that in order to track it down, a detective would have to be called in. So they hired Sherlock Holmes, who, at the time of the book's publication, had indeed been declared dead by his creator.

References

  • Bleiler, Everett (1948). The Checklist of Fantastic Literature. Chicago: Shasta Publishers. p. 40.  

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Pursuit of the House-Boat
by John Kendrick Bangs
Pursuit of the House-Boat (sometimes called In Pursuit of the House-Boat or The Pursuit of the House-Boat) is an 1897 novel by John Kendrick Bangs, and the second one to feature his Associated Shades take on Hell.
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— Excerpted from Pursuit of the House-Boat on Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

This book is the sequel to A House-Boat on the Styx.

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PD-icon.svg This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1922, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.


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