A Son of the Sea

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J. Nisbet, 1908 - 355 pages
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Page 305 - All in a hot and copper sky, The bloody Sun, at noon, Right up above the mast did stand, No bigger than the Moon. Day after day, day after day, We stuck, nor breath nor motion; As idle as a painted ship Upon a painted ocean.
Page 360 - BALLANTYNE'S MISCELLANY OF ENTERTAINING AND INSTRUCTIVE TALES. 16mo, Illustrations, each Is., cloth. Or, in sets, with handsome cloth box, price 15s. 1. FIGHTING THE WHALES; or, Doings and Dangers on a Fishing Cruise. 2. AWAY IN THE WILDERNESS; or, Life among the Red Indians and Fur Traders of North America. 3. FAST IN THE ICE ; or, Adventures in the Polar Regions. 4. CHASING THE SUN ; or, Rambles in Norway. 5. SUNK AT SEA ; or, The Adventures of Wandering Will in the Pacific. 6. LOST IN THE FOREST...
Page 361 - Redskin. 8. SAVED BY THE LIFE-BOAT ; or, A Tale of Wreck and Rescue on the Coast. 9. THE CANNIBAL ISLANDS ; or, Captain Cook's Adventures in the South Seas. 10. HUNTING THE LIONS ; or, The Land of the Negro. 11. DIGGING FOR GOLD; or, Adventures in California. 12. UP IN THE CLOUDS ; or, Balloon Voyages. 13. THE BATTLE AND THE BREEZE; or, The Fights and Fancies of a British Tar.
Page 361 - ... Rescue on the Coast. 9. THE CANNIBAL ISLANDS ; or, Captain Cook's Adventures in the South Seas. 10. HUNTING THE LIONS ; or, The Land of the Negro. 11. DIGGING FOR GOLD; or, Adventures in California. 12. UP IN THE CLOUDS ; or, Balloon Voyages. 13. THE BATTLE AND THE BREEZE; or, The Fights and Fancies of a British Tar. 14. THE PIONEERS : A Tale of the Western Wilderness. 15. THE STORY OF THE ROCK. 16. WRECKED, BUT NOT RUINED. Also, price 3s. 6d. each, I. TALES OF ADVENTURE ON THE SEA. Containing...
Page 383 - HALF-HOURS IN THE FAR NORTH. Life amid Snow and Ice. HALF-HOURS IN THE FAR SOUTH. The People and Scenery of the Tropics.
Page 358 - Pole. 13. The Lonely Island ; or, The Refuge of the Mutineers. 14. Post Haste. A Tale of Her Majesty's Mails. 15. In the Track of the Troops. A Tale of Modern War. 16. The Settler and the Savage. Peace and War in South Africa. 17. Under the Waves; or, Diving in Deep Waters. 18. Rivers of Ice. A Tale of Alpine Adventure and Glacier Action.
Page 357 - Academy. With Illustrations. Extra crown 8vo. 2s. 6d. each. 1. THE HOT SWAMP. A Romance of Old Albion. 2. THE BUFFALO RUNNERS. 3. CHARLIE TO THE RESCUE. A Tale of the Sea and the Rockies. 4. BLOWN TO BITS ; or, The Lonely Man of Rakata.
Page 357 - THE BATTERY AND THE BOILER; or, Adventures in the Laying of Submarine Electric Cables. 12. THE GIANT OF THE NORTH ; or, Pokings round the Pole.
Page 390 - THE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA CRUZ • This book is due on the last DAT! [stamped below. To renew by phone, call 429-275 Books not returned or renewed within 14 days after due date are subject to billing.
Page 358 - THE LIFEBOAT. A Tale of our Coast Heroes. 37. FREAKS ON THE FELLS. Why I did not become a Sailor. 38. THE LIGHTHOUSE. A Fight between Man and the Sea. 39. SHIFTING WINDS. A Tough Yarn. 40. THE DOG CRUSOE. A Story of the Western Prairies.

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