Search Results: 'old sea story'

Search

×
×
×
×
266 results for "old sea story"
The Old Man and the Sea By Ernest Hemingway
Paperback: $12.99
Prints in 3-5 business days
(2 Ratings)
The Old Man and the Sea was written by Ernest Hemingway in 1951 and published in 1952. It was the last important work of fiction published during his lifetime. The story is about an old Cuban... More > fisherman named Santiago and his struggles with a giant marlin in the Gulf Stream. This volume presents a translation of the Old Man and the Sea into the modern Assyrian language by Gabriel Georges. The contents of this book is entirely in the Assyrian language.< Less
An Old Town By the Sea By Thomas Bailey Aldrich
Paperback: List Price: $6.95 $3.48 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Thomas Bailey Aldrich (/ˈɔːldrɪtʃ/;... More > November 11, 1836 – March 19, 1907) was an American writer, poet, critic, and editor. He is notable for his long editorship of The Atlantic Monthly, during which he published works by Charles Chesnutt and others. He was also known for his semi-autobiographical book The Story of a Bad Boy, and for his poetry, which included "The Unguarded Gates".Thomas Bailey Aldrich was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on November 11, 1836. When Aldrich was a child, his father moved to New Orleans. After 10 years, Aldrich was sent back to Portsmouth to prepare for college. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Bailey_Aldrich< Less
Saved at Sea A Lighthouse Story By O. F., Mrs. Walton
Paperback: List Price: $6.81 $3.41 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Amy Catherine Walton (9 August 1849 – 1939), better known... More > as Mrs O. F. Walton, was a British author of Christian children's books, mainly but not exclusively fiction. She was born Amy Catherine Deck and died in Leigh, Kent in 1939.Amy was the daughter of the vicar of St Stephen's Church, Spring Street, Hull.Her career as an author began with My Mates And I, written in 1870 but not published until 1873. Her first published work was My Little Corner in 1872. In 1874 came one of her most famous books, Christie's Old Organ, which has been regularly reprinted up to the present day. It is the story of orphaned Christie and his friend, the aged organ-grinder Treffy. It was introduced to Japan in 1882 and was published in 1885 by the translation of Tajima Kashi. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amy_Catherine_Walton< Less
Stories of Ships and the Sea By Jack London
Paperback: List Price: $9.95 $4.98 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
A collection of Jack London sea stories. CHRIS FARRINGTON: ABLE SEAMAN (Excerpt) "If you vas in der old country ships, a liddle shaver like you vood pe only der boy, und you vood wait on der... More > able seamen. Und ven der able seaman sing out, 'Boy, der water-jug!' you vood jump quick, like a shot, und bring der water-jug. Und ven der able seaman sing out, 'Boy, my boots!' you vood get der boots. Und you vood pe politeful, und say 'Yessir' und 'No sir.' But you pe in der American ship, and you t'ink you are so good as der able seamen. Chris, mine boy, I haf ben a sailorman for twenty-two years, und do you t'ink you are so good as me? I vas a sailorman pefore you vas borned, und I knot und reef und splice ven you play mit topstrings und fly kites." "But you are unfair, Emil!" cried Chris Farrington, his sensitive face flushed and hurt. He was a slender though strongly built young fellow of seventeen, with Yankee ancestry writ large all over him...< Less
Stories of Ships and the Sea By Jack London
eBook (ePub): $2.99
A collection of Jack London sea stories. CHRIS FARRINGTON: ABLE SEAMAN (Excerpt) "If you vas in der old country ships, a liddle shaver like you vood pe only der boy, und you vood wait on der... More > able seamen. Und ven der able seaman sing out, 'Boy, der water-jug!' you vood jump quick, like a shot, und bring der water-jug. Und ven der able seaman sing out, 'Boy, my boots!' you vood get der boots. Und you vood pe politeful, und say 'Yessir' und 'No sir.' But you pe in der American ship, and you t'ink you are so good as der able seamen. Chris, mine boy, I haf ben a sailorman for twenty-two years, und do you t'ink you are so good as me? I vas a sailorman pefore you vas borned, und I knot und reef und splice ven you play mit topstrings und fly kites." "But you are unfair, Emil!" cried Chris Farrington, his sensitive face flushed and hurt. He was a slender though strongly built young fellow of seventeen, with Yankee ancestry writ large all over him...< Less
Tristan, Isolt, and the Sea: a New Take on an Old Tale By Dan Richman
Paperback: $12.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
Sir Tristan’s assignment was to convey the lovely young Isolt to her husband-to-be, the older King Mark of Cornwall. But a strange incident occurred on their voyage across the Irish Sea that... More > transformed what might have been a quiet tale of marriage between royal houses into a complex and compelling love story that has come down to us through the centuries in many versions. Here’s the most recent.< Less
Myrrh Girl the old story By Susan Wadden M.S. L.AC
eBook (PDF): $3.33
(1 Ratings)
This is a story about an ocean dwelling family whose task it has been since the beginning to watch over the singing mysteries of the starry skies. Lyrical, poetic and engaging, this tale of sea... More > fairies and a mystical humpback whale whose songs are truly the sweetest of the seven seas, will certainly surprise you. It was written for the open canvas of the heart and mind that all children share. It is timeless and relevant; from its pages rings a theme that humanity has always cherished. Resonance IS the fabric upon which all worlds reside.< Less
Myrrh Girl the old story By Susan Wadden M.S. L.AC
Paperback: $8.88
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
This is a story about an ocean dwelling family whose task it has been since the beginning to watch over the singing mysteries of the starry skies. Lyrical, poetic and engaging, this tale of sea... More > fairies and a mystical humpback whale whose songs are truly the sweetest of the seven seas, will certainly surprise you. It was written for the open canvas of the heart and mind that all children share. It is timeless and relevant; from its pages rings a theme that humanity has always cherished. Resonance IS the fabric upon which all worlds reside.< Less
Crazy Sea By Ryan Daher
eBook (PDF): $5.00
A young Child who thought he was drowning in a Crazy Sea, tried to save himself using what ever smartness his brain could produce...to find out at the end that it was just a game! A story written by... More > a nine year old talented Child: Ryan Daher. FOR LIMITED TIME, ONCE YOU PURCHASE A DOWNLOADABLE VERSION OF CRAZY SEA, YOU WILL RECEIVE A SIGNED HARDCOPY OF THE BOOK BY RYAN . PLEASE PROVIDE YOUR ADDRESS WITH YOUR ORDER. To know more about the author, please visit www.ryandaher.com< Less
Beyond the Sea - Stories from the Algarve By Lisa Selvidge
Paperback: $16.75
Prints in 3-5 business days
A young English couple in search of an easier life in the sun, a German hippie with a singing dog, a UK property developer, a Portuguese waiter, a showgirl at the casino, a drug dealer, an old widow... More > in the mountains and a fisherman’s son are just some of the memorable cast of characters that inhabit these interlinking stories. Minor characters in some stories become protagonists in others in this rich tapestry of life in the Algarve in the summer of 2007 when a little girl went missing.< Less