Home on the Deep; or, The Mariner's Trials on the Dark Blue Sea. By A Son of the Ocean

By: Son of the Ocean

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(Son of the Ocean). A Home on the Deep; or, The Mariner's Trials on the Dark Blue Sea. By A Son of the Ocean. Boston : Higgins, Bradley & Dayton, 1857. Pp [i]-xii,(1),14-483,(3), frontis. Text Illustrations. 8vo, black pressed cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Early Discoveries; Columbus; Magellan; Sir Francis Drake; The Spanish Wreck; Dampier; A Man Overboard; Captain Woods Rogers; Story of Alexander Selkirk; A Scene off Bermuda; Captain John Clipperton; Ferocity of the Polar Bear; Le Maire and Schouten; The Florida; Commodore Anson; Fishing on the Grand Bank; Byron; A Tale of the Sea; Wallis; Voyage from Halifax to Bermuda; De Bougainville; History of the Buccaneers; Voyage of Captain James; The Pirate's Treasure; Missionaries inGreenland; Dolphins and Flying Fish; Henry Hudson; Famine on Board the Le Jacques; Law of Arrest; Captain Cook; Captain Cook's Second Voyage; CaptainCook's Third Voyage; Sufferings of Ephraim Howe; An Escape through the Cab in Windows; The Fatal Repast; Captains Portlock and Dixon; Curiosity Baffled; Shipwrecked mariners Saved Through a Dream; A Polite Sea-robber; Feelings Excited by a Long Voyage; Forty-five days' Sufferings; Monsieur de la Perouse; Midshipman's Pranks; The Loss of the Phoenix; Mutiny of the Bounty; Bird Catching in the Shetland Islands; Dangers of a Nova Scotia Fog; The Eddystone Light House; John Paul Jones; James Lawrence; Early American Heroism; Captain G. Vancouver; A Visit to Rockall; Captain Inglefield's Narrative;Tom Cringle's Log; Nelson; The Cumberland Packet; Captain D'Entrecasteaux; Captain Riley; Adventures of Captain Woodward; Shipwreck of the Blendenhal l; The Cliffs of Dover; An Account of the Whale Fishery; The Loss of the Peggy; The Medusa; The Main Truck, or a Leap for Life; The Harpooner Transport; Commodore Barney; Naval Battles of the United States; Captain Parry's First Voyage of Discovery; Captain Parry's Second Voyage of Discovery; Captain Parry's Third Voyage of Discovery; Loss of the Alceste; Kotzebue; Wreck of the Rothsay Steamer; Narrative of Captain W.L. Cazneau; New York; Narrative of CaptainLincoln; Greenwich Hospital; Loss of the Ship Boston; The Lossof the Kent; Properties of the Sea, etc.; Classification of Clouds. Poetry : The Beacon Light; The Ocean; Nautical Philosophy; The Wreckers; The Dyin g Dolphin; A Sea Song; Lament for Long Tom; The Return of the Admiral; The Sea Bird's Sons; The Grecian Mariner's Song; The Sound of the Sea; A Sea Ballad; Address to the Ocean; The Subterranean Stream; As Fast and Far o'er Waves we fly; Casabianca; The Mariner's Address to his Mistress; The Mariner's Hymn; The American Flag; Old Ironsides. Wear to spine ends and corners, cloth rubbed, some foxing and brown stains throughout, inscription, else good. As is. 150.00

Title: Home on the Deep; or, The Mariner's Trials on the Dark Blue Sea. By A Son of the Ocean

Author Name: Son of the Ocean

Categories: 74,

Publisher: Higgins, Bradley & Dayton, Boston, 1857,:

Seller ID: 88577

Keywords: NAUTICAL SEAFARING HISTORY NOVA SCOTIA CANADA AMERICAN,