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The Water-Witch or, the Skimmer of the Seas

by James Fenimore Cooper

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Published by Hard Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8411809M
ISBN 101406908053
ISBN 109781406908053

The Water Witch; or, The Skimmer of the Seas. London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley. 3 volume set, inches tall. A most attractive half calf from the 's with gilt raised bands, twin labels and gilt tooling to the panels. The Water Witch Or Skimmer Of The Seas By James Fenimore Rating: % positive.

London: gham, Peterborough Court, Fleet Street, "The Water Witch or the Skimmer of the Seas, A Tale, is set in the region of New York City at the end of the seventeenth century, and is about a small brigantine, Water Witch, whose pirate captain is known as "The Skimmer of the Seas." His abduction of Alida de Read more. Index of The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas; Next part (2) Produced by Distributed Proofreaders The Water-Witch; Or, The Skimmer of the Seas. A Tale. By J. Fenimore Cooper. "Mais, qui diable alloit-il faire dans cette galere!" Complete in One Volume Water Witch. Entered according to the Act of Congress, in the year , by Stringer.

'The Skimmer of the Seas!' and 'What has become of the brigantine?' were exclamations that the discipline of a royal cruiser could not repress. They were repeated by a hundred mouths, while twice as many eyes sought to find the beautiful fabric. All looked in vain. The spot where the Water-Witch had so lately lain, was vacant, and no vestige of. Read "The Water-Witch or The Skimmer of the Seas, A Tale" by James Fenimore Cooper available from Rakuten Kobo. Classic novel. According to Wikipedia: "James Fenimore Cooper ( ) was a prolific and popular American writer of Brand: B&R Samizdat Express.


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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Water-Witch or, the Skimmer of the by: 1. The Water-Witch, first published inis an historical novel set in 17th century New York and the surrounding sea that tells the story of the abduction of a woman, Alida de Barberie, by the pirate captain of the brigantine The Water-Witch, and the subsequent pursuit of the elusive ship by her suitor, Captain : Barnes & Noble.

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A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes Seller Rating: % positive. The Water-Witch was first published in America in If less brilliant than The Red Rover the spirit and interests pervading The Water-Witch are very striking; there is an atmosphere of romance infused into the narrative singularly different from the sober coloring of Puritan life in its predecessor, Wish-ton-Wish.

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