The Ebb Tide A Trio And Quartette

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781473389588
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This early works is a fascinating novel of the period and still an interesting read today. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900's and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Ebb Tide

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN: 0559780281
Size: 17.68 MB
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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.

The Ebb Tide

Author: Beverly Lewis
Publisher: Bethany House
ISBN: 9781441231109
Size: 13.21 MB
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A Heartwarming Tale of Courage and Love from Amish Fiction's #1 Author When a well-to-do family asks Sallie Riehl to be their daughter's nanny for the summer at their Cape May, New Jersey, vacation home, she jumps at the chance to broaden her horizons beyond the Lancaster County Amish community where she grew up. Sallie has long dreamed of seeing more of the world, but her parents are reluctant for her to put off baptism yet another summer, and the timing is unfortunate for Perry Zook, who has renewed interest in courting her. Though she loves nannying, Sallie has free time on the weekends to enjoy the shore. It is there that she meets Kevin Kreider, a marine biology student who talks freely about all he's learning and asks about her interests, unlike most of the guys she grew up with. Time with Kevin is invigorating, and Sallie realizes she's never felt quite this alive around Perry. Then again, Kevin is Mennonite, not Amish. Sallie tries to brush aside her growing feelings for Kevin, but she fears what her parents would think about her new friendship. Just as concerning, however, is Sallie's realization that her time in Cape May is increasing her desire to see the world, challenging her plans for the future. Has she been too hasty with her promises, or will Sallie only find what her heart is longing for back home in Paradise Township?

Treasure Island And The Ebb Tide

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 9780141974316
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'"One more step, Mr Hands," said I, "and I'll blow your brains out"' In Treasure Island, a weathered old sailor known as Billy Bones arrives at the inn of young Jim Hawkins's parents - and it is the start of an adventure beyond anything he could have imagined. For when Bones dies mysteriously, Jim stumbles across a map of a mysterious island in his sea chest - where 'X' marks the spot of a stash of buried pirate gold. Setting sail with his friends on the ship Hispaniola to recover the treasure, Jim soon realizes that he's not the only one who knows about the hoard. Suddenly he is thrown into a world of treachery, mutiny, castaways and murder and, at the centre of it all, is the charming but sinister Long John Silver, who will stop at nothing to grab his share of the loot... The Ebb-Tide, a short novel published the year of Stevenson's death, is also a rollicking seafaring adventure, narrating the voyage of a stolen ship whilst exploring such themes as imperialism, violence, dishonesty, Christianity and corruption. The Penguin English Library - 100 editions of the best fiction in English, from the eighteenth century and the very first novels to the beginning of the First World War.

Songs Of Travel And The Ebb Tide

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN: 0554218224
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Short excerpt: Long ago the band had broken up and marched musically home a motley troop of men and women merchant clerks and navy officers dancing in its wake arms about waist and crowned with garlands.

The Ebb Tide A Trio And Quartette The Story Of A Lie

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher: ICON Group International
ISBN:
Size: 15.70 MB
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Pomona Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Ebb Tide

Author: Lloyd Osbourne
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN: 1434610330
Size: 17.17 MB
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Throughout the island world of the Pacific- scattered men of many European races and from almost every grade of society carry activity and disseminate disease.' (Excerpt from Chapter 1)