Afloat at Last ePub download
by John Conroy Hutcheson
- ISBN: 8132029232
- ISBN13: 978-8132029236
- ePub: 1242 kb | FB2: 1134 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Contemporary
- Publisher: Tutis Digital Publishing Pvt. Ltd. (August 25, 2008)
- Pages: 196
- Rating: 4.4/5
- Votes: 681
- Format: docx lrf lit azw
My last recollection was of father's eyes fixed on mine with a lovingsmile in them, and an expression of trust and hope which I determined todeserve.
by John Conroy Hutcheson This short book tells the adventures over just one voyage to Shanghai ofthe hero, Allan Graham, whose father is a country vicar. Allan isobtained a place as an apprentice aboard the Silver Queen, which hejoins at Wapping Docks. An Irish bosun, Tim Rooney, takes a liking tothe lad and helps him learn the ropes. Hutcheson nearly always has anIrish co-hero in his books. My last recollection was of father's eyes fixed on mine with a lovingsmile in them, and an expression of trust and hope which I determined todeserve.
A Sailor Boy's Log of his Life at Sea. By. John Conroy Hutcheson. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Mr. Hutcheson's reputation for the realistic treatment of life at sea will be fully sustained by the present volume-the narrative of a boy's experiences on board ship during his first voyage.
by. John Conroy Hutcheson (1840-1897). Hutcheson nearly always has an Irish co-hero in his books. We get a good description of how the vessel is warped out of the dock, how she makes her way down river, assisted by a steam-tug, and then down the English Channel and into the wide Atlantic Ocean. Allan begins to learn a bit about navigation and ship-handling, when the movement of the vessel in the Bay of Biscay causes him to retire with sea-sickness.
Hutcheson John Conroy. John Conroy Hutcheson (1840-1897) was a British author of novels and short stories about life aboard ships at sea. He was born in Jersey, Channel Islands, in 1840, and died in Portsea Island, in late. Some of his works with a nautical theme include: On Board the Esmeralda (1885), The Wreck of the Nancy Bell (1885), The Penang Pirate (1886), Fritz and Eric (1886), Tom Finch's Monkey (1886), The White Squall (1887), The Island Treasure (1889), Afloat at Last (1890), Young.
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John Conroy Hutcheson. Chapter One. In the Rectory Garden. Crown and Anchor Under the Pen'ant. By John C. (John Conroy) Hutcheson. Picked up at Sea The Gold Miners of Minturne Creek. She and I, Volume 1 A Love Story. Fritz and Eric The Brother Crusoes.
John Conroy Hutcheson (1840–1897) was a British author of novels and short stories about life aboard ships at sea. Hutcheson was born in Jersey, Channel Islands, in 1840, and died in Portsea Island, Hampshire, in late 1896 or early 1897. Some of his works with a nautical theme include: Picked Up at Sea; or, the Gold Miners of Minturne Creek. And other stories, etc. (1884, Blackie & Son: London). On Board the Esmeralda ; or, Martin Leigh’s log. A sea story. 1885, Cassell & C. London).