J.B. Lippincott Company. 1962. Hard Cover. Ill.: The Author. Ex-Library, Usual marks. Library pictorial binding. Blank front endpaper removed, slight smudge on the title page, 1 page creased at the corner, otherwise good copy. A young French boy, recoving from the measles, is send to stay with his aunt in Brittany, his sister soon joins them. During their stay a local boy tells them that there are korrigans (devil's imps) near the beach to keep them away from the water's dangers. The children are inquisitive and wish to see what one is like, so they sneak out at night to look for one. While they are out a ship runs aground and a local boy is accused of purposely causing the grounding. The children help free the boy and find the ship's cat, Arabelle who is to play a part in a further adventure during their stay with their aunt. G-.
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