Marryat


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Marryat

(ˈmærɪət)
n
(Biography) Frederick, known as Captain Marryat. 1792–1848, English novelist and naval officer; author of novels of sea life, such as Mr Midshipman Easy (1836), and children's stories, such as The Children of the New Forest (1847)
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My elder brother, for whom there was no place in the office where I worked, had found one in a store, and he beguiled the leisure that light trade left on his hands by reading the novels of Captain Marryat.
I knew there were smugglers, but I thought that since the capture of Algiers, and the destruction of the regency, pirates existed only in the romances of Cooper and Captain Marryat.
The essay argues that the novel reflects controversies over American etiquette, manners, and democratic potential, and bears "striking resemblance" to the writings of British travelers such as Frederick Marryat, Harriet Martineau, and Frances Trollope in its depiction of the United States as failed Utopia.
Los discursos de Morell en el texto de Borges son citas casi textuales del libro de Stewart despues citada por Marryat y Twain, pero aqui Borges anade un detalle que matiza la anecdota.
The primary strand is the British adventure story, popularized by authors like Frederick Marryat, Mayne Reid, G.
He also took in a couple of illustrated German histories of the war, a war lecture, a brace of European war films, and the nineteenth-century naval war novels of Frederick Marryat.
Chapter Four covers a dozen anti-vivisection novels, with particular focus on four by Leonard Graham, Wilkie Collins, Edward Berdoe, and Florence Marryat.
Nineteenth-century travel writing, the adventure fiction of such authors as Frederick Marryat, Robert Ballantyne, G.
Es un vagabundo porque lo he imaginado como una de esas figuras de la literatura para adolescentes, algun detritus salido de Conrad o Stevenson, o Marryat (citado en Hamner 35-36) (20).
Shiel, Phorfor, 1896; Florence Marryat, The Blood of the Vampire, 1897; Fred M.
Beccari 1986:316; Evans 1922:187; Harrisson 1984:94; Hatton 1882:17; Kessel 1857:404; Lumholtz 1920:II:253; Marryat 1848:81; Okumura and Siew 2011; (2) Rousseau 1990:264; Rutter 1985:74, 141, 186; St.
Jason's cousin Marryat, a businessman from Surrey, said: "The family are obviously devastated.