The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket

Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048611077X
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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From the author who introduced readers to chilling tales of murder comes a novella based on factual accounts of a haunting, mutinous high-seas adventure. For fans of Poe as well as maritime enthusiasts.

The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Volume 3

Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781537786780
Format: PDF, Kindle
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MY name is Arthur Gordon Pym. My father was a respectable trader in sea-stores at Nantucket, where I was born. My maternal grandfather was an attorney in good practice. He was fortunate in everything, and had speculated very successfully in stocks of the Edgarton New Bank, as it was formerly called. By these and other means he had managed to lay by a tolerable sum of money. IN no affairs of mere prejudice, pro or con, do we deduce inferences with entire certainty, even from the most simple data. It might be supposed that a catastrophe such as I have just related would have effectually cooled my incipient passion for the sea. On the contrary, I never experienced a more ardent longing for the wild adventures incident to the life of a navigator than within a week after our miraculous deliverance

The Works of Edgar Allan Poe

Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781719528900
Format: PDF, ePub
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This, the third of 5 volumes containing Poe's works, contains 6 of his short stories as well as Poe's only complete novel, The Narrative of A. Gordon Pym. In it, Arthur Gordon Pym stows away on a whaling vessel and experiences shipwreck, mutiny, and other adventures in typical Poe fashion.

The Works of Edgar Allan Poe

Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: Palala Press
ISBN: 9781354529911
Format: PDF, Kindle
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King Pest

Author: Edgar Allan Poe
Publisher: Booklassic
ISBN: 9635271662
Format: PDF, Kindle
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King Pest was written in the year 1835 by Edgar Allan Poe. This book is one of the most popular novels of Edgar Allan Poe, and has been translated into several other languages around the world. This book is published by Booklassic which brings young readers closer to classic literature globally.

Pym

Author: Mat Johnson
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 0812981766
Format: PDF, ePub
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Een werkloze ex-docent Afrikaans-Amerikaanse literatuur ontdekt een 19e eeuws manuscript, gaat op basis daarvan op expeditie en doet een onwaarschijnlijke ontdekking.