The Yarn Of Old Harbour Town by W. Clark RussellThe Yarn Of Old Harbour Town by W. Clark Russell

The Yarn Of Old Harbour Town

byW. Clark Russell

Paperback | October 1, 1999

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This is the tale of the kidnapping of a sea captain's daughter, his frantic pursuit of her, and a fight in the English Channel. Enlivening the novel is an unforgettable cameo appearance by Admiral Lord Nelson.
Title:The Yarn Of Old Harbour TownFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.81 inPublished:October 1, 1999Language:English

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ISBN - 10:093552665x

ISBN - 13:9780935526653

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When someone kidnaps a sea captain’s daughter, he’ll do anything to get her back. The Yarn of Old Harbour Town by W. Clark Russell is part of the Classics of Nautical Fiction series. The highlight of the story is a fight in the English Channel in the time of Admiral Nelson, who makes an unforgettable appearance in the book.

Editorial Reviews

"His descriptions of storms at sea and atmospheric effects were brilliant pieces of word painting."  —Dictionary of National Biography, 20th Century