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PIRATE TALES: 80+ Novels Stories Legends & History of the True Buccaneers - Legends of the High Seas: A Buccaneering Anthology - cover

PIRATE TALES: 80+ Novels Stories Legends & History of the True Buccaneers - Legends of the High Seas: A Buccaneering Anthology

Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Dickens, Alexandre Dumas, Daniel Defoe, L. Frank Baum, James Fenimore Cooper, Robert Louis Stevenson, William Hope Hodgson, Frederick Marryat, Howard Pyle, Walter Scott, F. Scott Fitzgerald, J.M. Barrie, Rafael Sabatini, Harry Collingwood, G. A. Henty, Arthur Conan Doyle, W.H.G. Kingston, William MacLeod Raine, Robert E. Howard, J. Allan Dunn, R. M. Ballantyne, John Esquemeling, John Masefield, Harold MacGrath, Ralph D. Paine, Stanley Lane-Poole, Charles Boardman Hawes, Richard Le Gallienne, Jeffery Farnol, Percy F. Westerman, Joseph Lewis French, Charles Ellms, Jack London, Jules Verne, Captain Charles Johnson, Frederick Ferdinand Moore, Currey E. Hamilton, J. D. Jerrold Kelley, Stephen W. Meader, Clarence Henry Haring

Publisher: Good Press

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PIRATE TALES: 80+ Novels, Stories, Legends & History of the True Buccaneers is an anthology that sails across the tumultuous seas of piracy, encapsulating an era of adventure, peril, and treasure. This collection boasts a remarkable diversity in literary styles and perspectives, encompassing the romantic, the Gothic, and the factual, to illuminate the multifaceted lives of pirates. Amongst its pages, readers will find the daring exploits of famed pirates, and the courageous men who battled against them, depicted through a spectrum of narrativesfrom the thrilling escapades in the works of Daniel Defoe and Alexandre Dumas to the haunting tales of Edgar Allan Poe and William Hope Hodgson, each piece contributes to the canvas of buccaneering lore, making this collection unparalleled in its scope and depth. The contributing authors and editors of PIRATE TALES form an illustrious cadre of writers whose individual contributions to literature are unparalleled. From the pioneering adventure novels of Jules Verne and the psychological depth of F. Scott Fitzgerald's narrative to the vivid historical detail in the stories of Rafael Sabatini and Stanley Lane-Poole, this collection intersects a wide array of historical, cultural, and literary movements. The diversity of authors enriches the anthology, enabling a comprehensive exploration into the lawless life of pirates and their enduring legacy on maritime history and literature. PIRATE TALES is an indispensable anthology for readers yearning to embark on a voyage across the high seas of literary history. It offers a unique opportunity to delve into the legends of piracy, exploring its allure and danger through a tapestry of voices and styles. This collection serves not only as an educational resource but also as a portal to different eras and viewpoints, inviting readers to immerse themselves in the thrilling and often perilous world of pirates. For scholars, enthusiasts, and casual readers alike, PIRATE TALES presents a treasure trove of narrative riches, promising countless hours of engaging reading.
Available since: 01/16/2024.
Print length: 13376 pages.

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