Wreck of the Lady of the Lake and Other Stories from the Age of Sail.

By: HALLIDAY, Hugh A.

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HALLIDAY, Hugh A. The Wreck of the Lady of the Lake and Other Stories from the Age of Sail. Niagara Falls, Ont.: (the author), March 1974. Illustration : James Kulchar. Pp (4),[i]-ii,[1]-73,(1), frontis. 4to, black comb bound, yellow card covers. Contents : Introduction; The Emigrant Ships; The Emigrant Shipwrecks; Messages in Bottles; Sealing Stories; A Cavalcade of Wrecks and Rescues; Pirates and Treasures; Sunrise, Sunset. “These pages do not contain a complete history of shipwrecks in Canadian waters. Indeed, the reader will notice that much material unrelated to wrecks is included – a fewpirate stories, emigrant horror stories, etc. Moreover, the narratives are based on only four newspapers – the St. John's Newfoundlander, the Pictou Colonial Patriote, the Charlottetown Royal Gazette, and the Quebec Mercury,for the period 1831-35.” - from the Introduction. Rubbed, else very good. 45.00

Title: Wreck of the Lady of the Lake and Other Stories from the Age of Sail.

Author Name: HALLIDAY, Hugh A.

Categories: 74,

Publisher: Niagara Falls, Ont, 1974,:

Seller ID: 88820

Keywords: NAUTICAL SHIPWRECKS CANADA CANADIAN,