The Narrative Of Arthur Gordon Pym Of Nantucket
Yearning for adventure, young Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket stows away on the whaler Grampus. Beset by troubles including mutiny, shipwreck, and cannibals, Pym is rescued by the crew of the Jane Guy and continues his adventures as the ship heads further south.
The only complete novel written by Edgar Allan Poe, The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym drew heavily on several real-life accounts of sea voyages, and consequently influenced some of the greatest maritime writers, including Herman Melville and Jules Verne, who continued Pym’s story in The Antarctic Mystery.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Carl_Alves - LibraryThing
In the only full length novel that Edgar Allan Poe ever wrote, he tells a tale set at sea of Arthur Gordon Pym. He sails around the globe, and during his misadventures at sea, he experiences a mutiny ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - john257hopper - LibraryThing
Review of: A Strange Discovery, by Charles Romyn Dake This is another sequel to Edgar Allen Poe's Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, published in 1899, two years after Jules Verne's sequel ... Read full review