The Boats of the "Glen Carrig"

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The Land of Lonesomeness
Now we had been five days in the boats, and in all this time made no discovering of land. Then upon the morning of the sixth day came there a cry from the bo'sun, who had the command of the lifeboat, that there was something which might be land afar upon our larboard bow; but it was very low lying, and none could tell whether it was land or but a morning cloud. Yet, because there was the beginning of hope within our hearts, we pulled wearily towards it, ...
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The Land of Lonesomeness
Now we had been five days in the boats, and in all this time made no discovering of land. Then upon the morning of the sixth day came there a cry from the bo'sun, who had the command of the lifeboat, that there was something which might be land afar upon our larboard bow; but it was very low lying, and none could tell whether it was land or but a morning cloud. Yet, because there was the beginning of hope within our hearts, we pulled wearily towards it, and thus, in about an hour, discovered it to be indeed the coast of some flat country.
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The Washington Post
Editor Jeremy Lassen and Night Shade books have done a true service to fantastic scholarship by collecting William Hope Hodgson's hard-to-find early fiction. The Boats of the "Glen Carrig" and Other Nautical Adventures demonstrates Hodgson's gift for spinning sensational adventure yarns of haunted swamps, forests and seas, suffused with dread and crawling with monsters. — Fiona Kelleghan
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  • ISBN-13: 9781499760408
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 6/29/2014
  • Pages: 134
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.29 (d)

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