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We are pursued by two schooner-privateers . 432. 0. Published: 2007.

We are pursued by two schooner-privateers, and failing to escape them aterrible contest ensues-three acts of a murderous naval drama-we areworsted-captain weatherall is killed-i am plundered and wounded. About six weeks after the unlucky affair before described we met with astill greater disaster. they would do, no persuasion would ever inducethem to try it again, and the captains of the vessels would give oversuch an unprofitable combat.

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Captain Frederick Marryat (July 10, 1792 – August 9, 1848) was an English novelist, a contemporary and acquaintance of. .

Captain Frederick Marryat (July 10, 1792 – August 9, 1848) was an English novelist, a contemporary and acquaintance of Charles Dickens, noted today as an early pioneer of the sea story. He lived in Brussels for a year, travelled in Canada and the United States, then moved to London in 1839, where he was in the literary circle of Charles Dickens and others. He was in North America in 1837 when the Rebellion of that year in Lower Canada broke out, and served with the British forces in suppressing it. He was named a Fellow of the Royal Society in recognition of his invention and other achievements.

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Captain Frederick Marryat (1792–1848) was an actual 19th-century British naval hero who lived a saga worthy of the novels of . Forester and Patrick O'Brian. He survived fifty naval battles on the crack frigate Imperieuse under Lord Cochrane-the real-life model for Horatio Hornblower and Jack Aubrey. In addition to plenty of cannonfire, battle strategy, peril, and passion-liberally sprinkled with wit and fine turns of phrase-Marryat's real-life naval experiences lend his novels a truly remarkable authenticity. Библиографические данные. The Privateersman Classics of Naval.

The Privateersman and The Pirate. by Captain Frederick Marryat. Coauthors & Alternates. ISBN 9781417913626 (978-1-4179-1362-6) Softcover, Kessinger Publishing, LLC, 2004. Find signed collectible books: 'The Privateersman and The Pirate'.

You can read The Pirate by Marryat Frederick in our library for absolutely free. One of the authors whose work stood on the prow amidst the first breaking waves of this genre was Captain Frederick Marryat. Read various fiction books with us in our e-reader. Based largely on personal experience of a long and highly decorated career in the Royal Navy, his work has an immediacy and authenticity that is hard to match. The Pirate & The Three Cutters is a collection of two of his novels, and two of the finest examples of tales that will delight the imagination.

Frederick Marryat was born in Great George Street, Westminster, London on 10th July 1792. They had four sons and seven daughters, but three of the sons died before Frederick did, and the last one died young in 1855. He resigned from the Navy on the grounds of "private affairs" in 1830. His father, Joseph Marryat, was descended from Huguenots who had taken refuge in England following the St. Bartholemew’s Day massacres in 1572, two centuries previously, and his mother was an American from Boston, with the maiden name of Geyer.

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The Privateersman and The Pirate download epub
Author: Captain Frederick Marryat
ISBN: 1162640146
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Literary
Language: English
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (September 10, 2010)
Pages: 574 pages