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A High Wind in Jamaica

Written by Richard Hughes
Introduction by Francine Prose


Format: eBook, 296 pages
On Sale: June 23, 2010
Price: $14.95

Richard Hughes's celebrated short novel is a masterpiece of concentrated narrative. Its dreamlike action begins among the decayed plantation houses and overwhelming natural abundance of late nineteenth-century Jamaica, before moving out onto the high seas, as Hughes tells the story of a group of children thrown upon the mercy of a... Read more >
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English Passengers
English Passengers
Written by Matthew Kneale
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307484314
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English Passengers
A Novel
Written by Matthew Kneale


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $11.99

In 1857 when Captain Illiam Quillian Kewley and his band of rum smugglers from the Isle of Man have most of their contraband confiscated by British Customs, they are forced to put their ship up for charter. The only takers are two eccentric Englishmen who want to embark for the other... Read more >
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In Hazard
In Hazard
Written by Richard Hughes, Introduction by John Crowley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590172728
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In Hazard

Written by Richard Hughes
Introduction by John Crowley


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $14.95

The Archimedes is a modern merchant steamship in tip-top condition, and in the summer of 1929 it has been picking up goods along the eastern seaboard of the United States before making a run to China. A little overloaded, perhaps—the oddly assorted cargo includes piles of old newspapers and heaps of... Read more >
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Any Approaching Enemy
Any Approaching Enemy
Written by Jay Worrall
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307430656
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Any Approaching Enemy
A Novel of the Napoleonic Wars
Written by Jay Worrall


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

With the stunning high-seas adventure Sails on the Horizon, Jay Worrall introduced a bold new hero in the rousing tradition of Jack Aubrey: Charles Edgemont, an ambitious officer in His Britannic Majesty’s navy. Raised to the rank of captain for gallantry under fire, Edgemont proved his mettle in the bruising British... Read more >
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Freya of the Seven Isles
Freya of the Seven Isles
Written by Joseph Conrad
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933633138
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Freya of the Seven Isles

Written by Joseph Conrad


Format: Trade Paperback, 136 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2007
Price: $9.00

There is a degree of bliss too intense for elation.

This little-known novella from one of the masters of the form is so unusual for Joseph Conrad's work in several respects, although not in its exotic maritime setting or its even more exotic prose—it is unusual in that it is one of... Read more >
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The Western Limit of the World
The Western Limit of the World
Written by David Masiel
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ISBN: 9781588365941
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The Western Limit of the World
A Novel
Written by David Masiel


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $11.99

David Masiel’s first novel, 2182 Kilohertz, was one of the most greatly praised books of 2002. A riveting adventure of an unlikely hero’s quest for personal redemption in frigid arctic waters, it earned its author comparisons to such giants of nautical fiction as Melville and Conrad. Now Masiel more than meets... Read more >
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The Western Limit of the World
The Western Limit of the World
Written by David Masiel
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ISBN: 9780812971019
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The Western Limit of the World
A Novel
Written by David Masiel


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $14.95

David Masiel’s first novel, 2182 Kilohertz, was one of the most greatly praised books of 2002. A riveting adventure of an unlikely hero’s quest for personal redemption in frigid arctic waters, it earned its author comparisons to such giants of nautical fiction as Melville and Conrad. Now Masiel more than meets... Read more >
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Any Approaching Enemy
Any Approaching Enemy
Written by Jay Worrall
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ISBN: 9780345476494
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Any Approaching Enemy
A Novel of the Napoleonic Wars
Written by Jay Worrall


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $13.95

With the stunning high-seas adventure Sails on the Horizon, Jay Worrall introduced a bold new hero in the rousing tradition of Jack Aubrey: Charles Edgemont, an ambitious officer in His Britannic Majesty’s navy. Raised to the rank of captain for gallantry under fire, Edgemont proved his mettle in the bruising British... Read more >
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Fan-Tan
Fan-Tan
Written by Marlon Brando and Donald Cammell, Edited by David Thomson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096268
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Fan-Tan

Written by Marlon Brando and Donald Cammell
Edited by David Thomson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $13.95

Fan-Tan is a hugely entertaining, swashbuckling romp, from one of the greatest actors of our time: Marlon Brando. The story of an eccentric early-twentieth-century pirate who sets out on the high seas from the Philippines to Shanghai, Fan-Tan follows the exploits of Anatole “Annie” Doultry, a larger-than-life character that Brando could... Read more >
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Benito Cereno
Benito Cereno
Written by Herman Melville
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933633053
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Benito Cereno

Written by Herman Melville


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2006
Price: $10.00

"What has cast such a shadow upon you?"
"The Negro."


With its intense mix of mystery, adventure, and a surprise ending, Benito Cereno at first seems merely a provocative example from the genre Herman Melville created with his early best-selling novels of the sea. However, most Melville scholars consider it his most sophisticated... Read more >
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Sails on the Horizon
Sails on the Horizon
Written by Jay Worrall
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ISBN: 9781588365149
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Sails on the Horizon
A Novel of the Napoleonic Wars
Written by Jay Worrall


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $11.99

SAILS ON THE HORIZON
Dientes de Diablo, 1797


With his first historical high-seas adventure chronicling the exploits of Naval Commander Charles Edgemont, Jay Worrall sets sail in the rousing tradition of C.S. Forester and Patrick O’Brian.
The year is 1797. Napoleon Buonaparte is racking up impressive wins in the field against the enemies of... Read more >
Sails on the Horizon
Sails on the Horizon
Written by Jay Worrall
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ISBN: 9780345476487
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Sails on the Horizon
A Novel of the Napoleonic Wars
Written by Jay Worrall


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $16.00

The year is 1797. Napoleon Bonaparte is racking up impressive wins in the field against the enemies of revolutionary France, while on the seas England is putting up a staunch resistance. Twenty-five-year-old Charles Edgemont is second lieutenant aboard the British ship Argonaut. When orders come for the Argonaut to engage in... Read more >
Fan-Tan
Fan-Tan
Written by Marlon Brando and Donald Cammell, Edited by David Thomson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307264275
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Fan-Tan

Written by Marlon Brando and Donald Cammell
Edited by David Thomson


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2005
Price: $9.99

Fan-Tan is a hugely entertaining, swashbuckling romp, from one of the greatest actors of our time: Marlon Brando. The story of an eccentric early-twentieth-century pirate who sets out on the high seas from the Philippines to Shanghai, Fan-Tan follows the exploits of Anatole “Annie” Doultry, a larger-than-life character that Brando could... Read more >
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Sails on the Horizon
Sails on the Horizon
Written by Jay Worrall, Read by Simon Prebble
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739317600
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Sails on the Horizon
A Novel of the Napoleonic Wars
Written by Jay Worrall
Read by Simon Prebble


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 19, 2005
Price: $13.75

SAILS ON THE HORIZON
Dientes de Diablo, 1797


With his first historical high-seas adventure chronicling the exploits of Naval Commander Charles Edgemont, Jay Worrall sets sail in the rousing tradition of C.S. Forester and Patrick O’Brian.
The year is 1797. Napoleon Buonaparte is racking up impressive wins in the field against the enemies of... Read more >
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Sails on the Horizon
Sails on the Horizon
Written by Jay Worrall, Read by John Lee
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415925324
Our Price: $20.00

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Sails on the Horizon
A Novel of the Napoleonic Wars
Written by Jay Worrall
Read by John Lee


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 19, 2005
Price: $20.00

SAILS ON THE HORIZON
Dientes de Diablo, 1797


With his first historical high-seas adventure chronicling the exploits of Naval Commander Charles Edgemont, Jay Worrall sets sail in the rousing tradition of C.S. Forester and Patrick O’Brian.
The year is 1797. Napoleon Buonaparte is racking up impressive wins in the field against the enemies of... Read more >
Also available as an abridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
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