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William Hope Hodgson
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Men of the Deep Waters

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The story collection includes the following tales: ON THE BRIDGE
THE SEA HORSES
THE DERELICT
MY HOUSE SHALL BE CALLED THE HOUSE OF PRAYER
FROM THE TIDELESS SEA
THE CAPTAIN OF THE ONION BOAT
THE VOICE IN THE NIGHT
THROUGH THE VORTEX OF A CYCLONE
THE MYSTERY OF THE DERELICT
THE SHAMRAKEN HOMEWARD-BOUNDER
GREY SEAS ARE DREAMING OF MY DEATH Well, the last one is a poem, but th
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Paperback, 190 pages
Published December 17th 2013 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform (first published 1914)
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Leila Anani
Anthology collecting together several of Hodgson's sea stories and two poems. This is a wonderfully varied collection of stories very different in tone from the uncanny 'The Voice in the Night' to the profoundly tragic 'The sea Horses'. The house of prayer is a bit of an oddity because it is the only tale that doesn't really have a nautical connection at all and deals with a priest trying to help out a poor but proud parishioner. The captain of the onion boat is another oddity about a sailor in ...more
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Classic nautical fantasy/horror from Mr. Hodgson. In the public domain, with a free electronic copy here. ...more
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William Hope Hodgson was an English author. He produced a large body of work, consisting of essays, short fiction, and novels, spanning several overlapping genres including horror, fantastic fiction, and science fiction. Early in his writing career he dedicated effort to poetry, although few of his poems were published during his lifetime. He also attracted some notice as a photographer and achiev ...more

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