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A Voyage in the Sunbeam By Annie Brassey
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Anna "Annie" Brassey (née Allnutt), Baroness Brassey (1839 – 1887) was an English traveller and writer. Her bestselling book A Voyage in the Sunbeam, our Home on the Ocean for... More > Eleven Months was published in 1878. As a young woman, she also suffered from severe burns when she stood too close to a fireplace and her skirt caught fire; it took six months for her to recover. In 1860, she married the English Member of Parliament Thomas Brassey, with whom she lived near his Hastings constituency. The couple had five children together before they travelled aboard their luxury yacht Sunbeam. A Voyage in the Sunbeam, describing their journey round the world in 1876-77 with a complement of 43, including family, friends and crew,[6] ran through many English editions and was translated into at least five other languages. Her accounts of later voyages include Sunshine and Storm in the East (1880);[7] In the Trades, the Tropics, and the Roaring Forties (1885); and The Last Voyage (1889, published posthumously).< Less
Voyage of the Liberdade By Captain Joshua Slocum
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Captain Joshua Slocum, an experienced mariner, tells the thrilling tale of the Liberdade and the great journey it made from South America, through the Caribbean, and onto the United States. When... More > this book first appeared in 1890, it received wide praise for authentically capturing the spirit of naval adventure and human resourcefulness. At a time when ordinary sailing boats were fast being obsoleted by faster vessels powered by steam engines, Captain Slocum's recollections are testament that sea voyages were as exciting as they ever were. The Liberdade was constructed from materials salvaged from the locality of Brazil, where Slocum was stranded at the time. The ship received its name as one day after its launch, on May 14th 1888, slavery was abolished by the Brazilian government. The fifty-five day voyage of Joshua Slocum and his family back to the United States is chronicled in this book, with the high and low points of their epic adventure mentioned.< Less
Voyage of Discovery By Brendon Woodworth
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Voyage of Discovery By Brendon Woodworth
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The Voyage of the Jenny By Jason Reeser
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A ship of fools is hijacked by pirates in this rollicking adventure where murderers, jewel-thieves, harpies and idiots do their worst to confound the plans of the penitent pirate Robert Montane.
Voyage of Zen By Huimin Chi
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The Voyager's Doom By Pester Stone
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A captain and his desperate crew voyage into the arctic circle in search for a mysterious sea serpent. The serpent is said to be made of jewels and possess powers that control the sea. The story... More > follows the ship’s captain on an impossible venture to discovering the purpose of his existence through meeting a mystical sea goddess. We find Captain Donovan, as well as a few of his men, gravely challenged by the events that unravel in this epic ballad.< Less
The Voyage of the Pilchard By David Rothwell
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A fantasy sea voyage - like Alice in Wonderland meets Treasure Island. Charlotte Small goes to sea disguised as a boy aboard the good ship Pilchard. She meets a cat that wears spectacles and... More > befriends a mermaid, and has some marvellous adventures before finding her long lost father and his sunken treasure.< Less
The Voyage Out By Virginia Woolf
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Woolf’s first novel is a haunting book, full of light and shadow. It takes Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose and their niece, Rachel, on a sea voyage from London to a resort on the South american coast.
The Voyage Out By Virginia Woolf
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Woolf’s first novel is a haunting book, full of light and shadow. It takes Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose and their niece, Rachel, on a sea voyage from London to a resort on the South american coast.... More > “It is a strange, tragic, inspired book whose scene is a South americanca not found on any map and reached by a boat which would not float on any sea, an americanca whose spiritual boundaries touch Xanadu and Atlantis”.< Less

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