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I Saw Three Ships and Other Winter Tales

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Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch was a Cornish writer, who published under the pen name of Q. He published his Dead Man's Rock (a romance in the vein of Stevenson's Treasure Island) in 1887, and he followed this up with Troy Town (1888) and The Splendid Spur (1889). After some journalistic experience in London, mainly as a contributor to the Speaker, in 1891 he settled at F ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published June 1st 2007 by Dodo Press (first published January 1st 1971)
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Lucy
Jan 18, 2013 rated it it was ok
Shelves: short-stories, horror
Eh . . . the stories themselves weren't terrible, but were heavy on tedious dialog. I trudged through it, but wouldn't recommend.
Katie
Mar 18, 2012 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2012, winter, dislikes
Old fashioned ghost stories, or as Shakespeare called them winter's tales. A bit tedious, especially the ones that rely heavily on dialect.
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Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch was a Cornish writer, who published under the pen name of Q. He is primarily remembered for the monumental "Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1900" (later extended to 1918), and for his literary criticism. He guided the taste of many who never met him, including American writer Helene Hanff, author of 84 Charing Cross Road, its sequel, Q's Legacy, and the putatively ...more
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