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Marryat, Frederick 1792-1848

Works: 1,988 works in 10,393 publications in 18 languages and 43,608 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Naval history  Juvenile works  History  Sea stories  Diaries  Biography  Adventure stories  Historical fiction  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Artist, Contributor, Recipient, Composer, Other, Adapter, Draftsman, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Printer
Classifications: PR4977, 823.7
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Mr. Midshipman Easy by Frederick Marryat( Book )

496 editions published between 1792 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventurous youth of a nineteenth-century literary hero who leaves the luxury of his father's estate to suffer the realities of growing up at sea in his Majesty's service
The children of the New Forest by Frederick Marryat( Book )

476 editions published between 1847 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned when their Royalist father is killed during the Civil War, the four Beverley children are taken into hiding in a cottage in the New Forest and disguised as the grandchildren of a poor forester
Masterman Ready by Frederick Marryat( Book )

569 editions published between 1814 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a shipwrecked family as they struggle for survival on a tropical island with the help of a resourceful seaman
Peter Simple by Frederick Marryat( Book )

497 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a young sailor in the English navy in the 1800's
A diary in America, with remarks on its institutions by Frederick Marryat( Book )

155 editions published between 1839 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The settlers in Canada by Frederick Marryat( Book )

418 editions published between 1841 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is centered around the Campbells, a reasonably well off family, who lose their estate and decide to emigrate to Canada
Jacob Faithful by Frederick Marryat( Book )

325 editions published between 1834 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1834 maritime adventure transports the reader to London's fabled port, aboard the lighters that ply the shifting tides of the Thames. Jacob loses both parents, becomes adopted by a wharf owner, and forges friendships with an old lighterman, his son, and their dog. Picaresque adventures catapult him to his place as a gentleman
The phantom ship by Frederick Marryat( Book )

302 editions published between 1837 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a famous chapter starring a werewolf, Captain Marryat's 1839 supernatural sea saga retells the legend of The Flying Dutchman . Philip Vanderdecken is on a maritime quest to rescue his cursed father. Wearing a relic of the Holy Cross, Philip has a chance to lift the curse if he can find the doomed wanderer
The king's own by Frederick Marryat( Book )

221 editions published between 1830 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Seymourgrows up in the Royal Navy
Japhet in search of a father by Frederick Marryat( Book )

219 editions published between 1184 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reared as a foundling, and apprenticed to an apothecary, Japhet's good looks and matchless talent for lying carry him through the guises of tramp, mountebank, quack doctor, gentleman-about-town, and finally the only son of a wealthy general. Published in 1836, Captain Marryat's picaresque seventh book was his first landlocked" story
The pirate and the three cutters by Frederick Marryat( Book )

256 editions published between 1836 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percival Keene by Frederick Marryat( Book )

222 editions published between 1842 and 2012 in 10 languages and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percival Keene is a thrilling ride through the exciting naval world of the Napoleonic wars. (back cover.)
Newton Forster, or, The merchant service by Frederick Marryat( Book )

206 editions published between 1831 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newton Forster is a troubled young man who survives impressment into the Navy, imprisonment in France, and a shipwreck in the West Indies before gaining a post on the British East India Company vessel bound for Asia. Forster faces a thrill a chapter-murder, insanity, press gangs, prisons, pirates, treachery, and romance! Marryat's non-stop action and wry wit combine to create an immensely entertaining blend of sea story and farce
The pacha of many tales by Frederick Marryat( Book )

188 editions published between 1042 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obwohl Marryat für seine Seefahrerromane bekannt war zog es ihn manchmal auch in die Welt der Märchen- und Fantasieliteratur. Wie in diesem Buch in dem ein türkischer Pascha nicht genug bekommen kann von absonderlichen Geschichten ... Die Serie "Meisterwerke der Literatur" beinhaltet die Klassiker der deutschen und weltweiten Literatur in einer einzigartigen Sammlung. Lesen Sie die besten Werke grosser Schriftsteller,Poeten, Autoren und Philosophen auf Ihrem elektronischen Lesegerät. Dieses Werk bietet zusätzlich * Eine Biografie/Bibliografie des Autors
Frank Mildmay, or, The naval officer by Frederick Marryat( Book )

119 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Mildmay is a rogue and a rascal who cuts a memorable swath as he moves up the ranks of the early 19th-century Royal Navy. Whether seducing pretty girls ashore, braving hurricanes at sea or scrambling aboard a French privateer with cutlass bared, Mildmay and his adventures live on!
Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat( Book )

137 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing on a mass of contemporary material spanning four millennia, this book follows the merchant seaman ashore and afloat through the typical vicissitudes of his exotic but uncertain life. Although it is an unsentimental 'warts and all' portrayal, it is nevertheless an affectionate valedictory tribute to a lifestyle that has almost vanished."--Amazon
Narrative of the travels and adventures of Monsieur Violet in California, Sonora, & Western Texas by Frederick Marryat( Book )

55 editions published between 1843 and 1971 in English and German and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The privateersman by Frederick Marryat( Book )

107 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privateers were essentially freelance ships, sanctioned during wartime to sail and do battle on behalf of adversary governments, and this tale follows Alexander Musgrave, a privateer-turned-adventurer, across three continents and into the arms of a beautiful woman
The little savage by Frederick Marryat( Book )

106 editions published between 1848 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a young boy left alone on an uninhabited island
Snarleyyow, or, The dog fiend by Frederick Marryat( Book )

87 editions published between 1837 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of political intrigue, murder and mayhem set in the reign of King William the Third of England and involving the cutter Yungfrau under the command of the greedy and cruel Lieutenant Vanslyperken, which was assigned to intercept smuggling from France and to carry government dispatches between London and the Hague. The cast of characters includes the ship's cabin boy Smallbones who is constantly abused by his commander and frequently attacked by the commander's mangy, ill-tempered dog Snarleyyow, the rest of the ship's miserable crew, a pleasure house madam, Jacobite conspirators, King William himself, and a band of kind-hearted smugglers
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The children of the New ForestMasterman ReadyPeter SimpleThe phantom shipThe king's ownJaphet in search of a fatherThe pirate and the three cuttersPercival Keene