Young Winkle

TitleYoung Winkle
Year for Search1925
AuthorsHargrave, John [Gordon](1894-1982)
Date Published1925
PublisherDuckworth
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
Annotation

The novel describes the founding of a secret society aimed at boys and intended to bring them closer to nature, much like the Kibbo Kift that the author founded. Based loosely on Kim (serially 1900-1901/Book 1901) by Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936). See also 1924 and 1927 Hargrave.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

The author (1894-1982) was the founder of the Kibbo Kift and later became involved in the Social Credit movement.

Full Text

1925 Hargrave, John [Gordon] (1894-1982). Young Winkle. London: Duckworth. C

The novel describes the founding of a secret society aimed at boys and intended to bring them closer to nature, much like the Kibbo Kift that the author founded. Based loosely on Kim (serially 1900-1901/Book 1901) by Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936). See also 1924 and 1927 Hargrave. The author later became involved in the Social Credit movement.