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The Adventures of Captain Horn

ByFrank R. Stockton

"The Castor was an American merchant-vessel, commanded by Captain Philip Horn, an experienced navigator of about thirty-five years of age. Besides a valuable cargo, she carried three passengers—two ladies and a boy. ... "But when the storm had passed, and the sky was clear, and the mad waves had subsided into a rolling swell, there seemed no reason to believe that anyone on board the Castor would ever reach Valparaiso. The vessel had been badly strained by the wrenching of the masts, her sides had been battered by the floating wreckage, and she was taking in water rapidly. Fortunately, no one had been injured by the storm, ...." The Adventures of Captain Horn is an 1895 adventure novel by Frank R. Stockton that was the third-best-selling book in the United States in 1895.[1][2] A sequel, Mrs. Cliff's Yacht, was released in 1897

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Publication Date
May 13, 2018
Language
English
ISBN
9781387809103
Category
Fiction
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Frank R. Stockton

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Format
EPUB

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