5 edition of Boffin Boy Set Two found in the catalog.
|Statement||Ransom Publishing Limited|
|Publishers||Ransom Publishing Limited|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 70 p. :|
|Number of Pages||53|
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'When I add, I can discern for myself what the general tongue says of you--that you are quite unspoiled by Fortune, and Boffin Boy Set Two uplifted--I trust you will not, as a man of an open nature, suspect that I mean to flatter you, but will believe that all I mean is to excuse myself, these being my only excuses for my present intrusion.
Boffin Boy is trying out his new space ship - and Wu Pee has come along too. How do you spell it? : wholly unharmed : not injured. The opening episode was certainly sinister enough, with its macabre doings on and about the Thames, from which so far two bodies have been recovered.
that's got about already, has it? Which dropped her, Mr Lightwood. 'And speaking of satisfactory,' pursued Mr Boffin, 'why, Lord save us! As, 'Mr Alley, Mr Balley, Mr Calley, Mr Dalley, Mr Falley, Mr Galley, Mr Halley, Mr Lalley, Mr Malley.
I fully admit that the camel, for instance, is an excessively temperate person; but he has several stomachs to entertain himself with, and I have only one. "The Boffin Boy" series of 12 books is designed for young, Boffin Boy Set Two readers, as well as struggling readers aged 8 to 14.
On Pluto they find an alien space ship frozen in the ice caves. 'Speaking now,' returned Mortimer, 'with the irresponsible imbecility of a private individual, and not with the profundity of a professional adviser, I should say that if the circumstance of its being too much, weighs upon your mind, you have the haven of consolation open to you that you can easily make it less. If you say that someone is vindictive, you are critical of them because they deliberately try to upset or cause trouble for someone who they think has done them harm.
' 'Mr Lightwood, me and Mrs Boffin have fixed the sum together, and we stand to it. In Victorian times, Lizzie Hexam whose father is suspected of murder after dragging a body out of the River Thames, where he works as a Longshoreman, has two men competing for her affections — a situation which leads to tradegy. See details for additional description.
Named by The Times one of the 'Top 100 books for boys'.
There is no more we can do than sit patiently and savour the atmosphere already created.
' 'Half what I could wish,' replied young Blight.
' 'I have mentioned,' returned the other, with another look at him, and a smile, 'what I aspire to do.
' 'That's fair, and I don't object,' said Mr Boffin; 'but it must be on condition that it's fully understood that I no more know that I shall ever be in want of any gentleman as Secretary--it WAS Secretary you said; wasn't it? Besides, I am not fitted up with a convenient cool cellar to keep my drink in.