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A. B. GROSART A. C. SwiNBURNE ain't aloft answered ashore barque Blundell boat boatswain cabin canvas Captain Barrington Captain Glew Captain Lind Captain Parry CHATTO & WlNDUS cheroot cloth extra cloth limp command crew cried Crown Svo D'ye Dabb daughter dead deck deck-house demy Dutchman Edited exclaimed Captain Parry eyes face Fairbanks father Fcap forecastle Frontispiece gazing gentleman George girl going Gordon half-bound hand head heart helm holt illustrated boards Jones laugh light lllustrations London looked Love mate Maul Miss Vanderholt Miss Violet Mowbray never night Novels ocean picture boards picture cover Portrait Post Post Svo Romance round Royal sail sailor schooner seaman sextant ship's shouted side skipper smile STANLEY WOOd stood Stories Strange talk There's Tweed Vander vessel voice Vols voyage W. S. GiLBERT walked whilst Wife's Hope wind woman yacht young lady
Page 126 - But shapes that come not at an earthly call, Will not depart when mortal voices bid ; Lords of the visionary eye, whose lid Once raised, remains aghast, and will not fall...
Page 40 - It is too late to resign a thing after a man is robbed of it; therefore it is necessary that before the arrival of age we bid adieu to the pursuits of youth, otherwise sensual habits will live in our imaginations, when our limbs cannot be subservient to them. The poor fellow who lost his arm last siege, will tell you he feels the fingers that are buried in Flanders ache every cold morning at Chelsea.
Page 9 - Patience— Princess lda— The Mikado— Ruddigore —The Yeomen of the Guard— The Gondoliers— The Mountebanks — Utopia. Eight Original Comic Operas written by WS GlLBERT.
Page 5 - I have come to tell you what I have made up my mind to do.