Great Sea Stories: A Compilation of Tales

Great Sea Stories: A Compilation of Tales

by Victor Hugo et al.
     
 
The theme of the sea is heroic-epic. Since the first stirrings of the imagination of man the sea has enthralled him; and since the dawn of literature he has chronicled his wanderings upon its vast bosom.
Spanish Bloodhounds and English MastiffsFrom "Westward Ho!" By CHARLES KINGSLEY
The Club-Hauling of the DiomedeFrom "Peter Simple." By CAPTAIN FREDERICK

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The theme of the sea is heroic-epic. Since the first stirrings of the imagination of man the sea has enthralled him; and since the dawn of literature he has chronicled his wanderings upon its vast bosom.
Spanish Bloodhounds and English MastiffsFrom "Westward Ho!" By CHARLES KINGSLEY
The Club-Hauling of the DiomedeFrom "Peter Simple." By CAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
The Cruise of the TorchFrom "Tom Cringle's Log." By MICHAEL SCOTT
The Merchantman and the PirateFrom "Hard Cash." By CHARLES READE
The Mutiny of the BountyFrom "Chamber's Miscellany." ANONYMOUS
The Wreck of the Royal CarolineFrom "The Red Rover." By JAMES FENIMORE COOPER
The Capture of the Great White WhaleFrom "Moby Dick." By HERMAN MELVILLE
The Corvette ClaymoreFrom "Ninety-three." By VICTOR HUGO
The Merchants' CupFrom "Broken Stowage." By DAVID W. BONE
A Storm and a RescueFrom "The Wreck of the _Grosvenor_." By W. CLARK RUSSELL
The Sailor's WifeFrom "An Iceland Fisherman." By PIERRE LOTI
The Salving of the Yan-ShanFrom "In Blue Waters." By H. DE VERE STACKPOOLE
The Derelict NeptuneFrom "Spun Gold." By MORGAN ROBERTSON
The Terrible SolomonsFrom "South Sea Tales." By JACK LONDON
El DoradoFrom "A Tarpaulin Muster." By JOHN MASEFIELD

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781483917207
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
03/20/2013
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.43(d)

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