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Marryat, Frederick 1792-1848

Works: 2,070 works in 9,816 publications in 24 languages and 41,452 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Naval history  Juvenile works  History  Sea stories  Diaries  Adventure stories  Biography  Historical fiction  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Artist, Contributor, Other, Composer, Recipient, Adapter, Draftsman, Dedicatee, Correspondent, Printer
Classifications: PR4977, 823.7
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Most widely held works by Frederick Marryat
Mr. Midshipman Easy by Frederick Marryat( Book )

522 editions published between 1792 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventurous youth of a nineteenth-century literary hero who leaves the luxury of his father's estate to suffer the realities of growing up at sea in his Majesty's service
The children of the New Forest by Frederick Marryat( Book )

509 editions published between 1847 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 1,985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orphaned when their Royalist father is killed during the Civil War, the four Beverley children are taken into hiding in a cottage in the New Forest and disguised as the grandchildren of a poor forester
A diary in America, with remarks on its institutions by Frederick Marryat( Book )

172 editions published between 1839 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Simple by Frederick Marryat( Book )

481 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventures of a young sailor in the English navy in the 1800's
The settlers in Canada by Frederick Marryat( Book )

475 editions published between 1841 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 1,295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is centered around the Campbells, a reasonably well off family, who lose their estate and decide to emigrate to Canada
Masterman Ready by Frederick Marryat( Book )

294 editions published between 1841 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 1,146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a shipwrecked family as they struggle for survival on a tropical island with the help of a resourceful seaman
Jacob Faithful by Frederick Marryat( Book )

313 editions published between 1834 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1834 maritime adventure transports the reader to London's fabled port, aboard the lighters that ply the shifting tides of the Thames. Jacob loses both parents, becomes adopted by a wharf owner, and forges friendships with an old lighterman, his son, and their dog. Picaresque adventures catapult him to his place as a gentleman
The king's own by Frederick Marryat( Book )

252 editions published between 1830 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 918 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Seymourgrows up in the Royal Navy
The phantom ship by Frederick Marryat( Book )

324 editions published between 1839 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Including a famous chapter starring a werewolf, Captain Marryat's 1839 supernatural sea saga retells the legend of The Flying Dutchman . Philip Vanderdecken is on a maritime quest to rescue his cursed father. Wearing a relic of the Holy Cross, Philip has a chance to lift the curse if he can find the doomed wanderer
Japhet in search of a father by Frederick Marryat( Book )

220 editions published between 1184 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reared as a foundling, and apprenticed to an apothecary, Japhet's good looks and matchless talent for lying carry him through the guises of tramp, mountebank, quack doctor, gentleman-about-town, and finally the only son of a wealthy general. Published in 1836, Captain Marryat's picaresque seventh book was his first landlocked" story
Percival Keene by Frederick Marryat( Book )

221 editions published between 1842 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percival Keene is a thrilling ride through the exciting naval world of the Napoleonic wars. (back cover.)
Masterman Ready; or, The wreck of the "Pacific." by Frederick Marryat( Book )

218 editions published between 1814 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a shipwrecked family as they struggle for survival on a tropical island with the help of a resourceful seaman
Newton Forster, or, The merchant service by Frederick Marryat( Book )

159 editions published between 1831 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newton Forster is a troubled young man who survives impressment into the Navy, imprisonment in France, and a shipwreck in the West Indies before gaining a post on the British East India Company vessel bound for Asia. Forster faces a thrill a chapter-murder, insanity, press gangs, prisons, pirates, treachery, and romance! Marryat's non-stop action and wry wit combine to create an immensely entertaining blend of sea story and farce
Frank Mildmay, or, The naval officer by Frederick Marryat( Book )

146 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Mildmay is a rogue and a rascal who cuts a memorable swath as he moves up the ranks of the early 19th-century Royal Navy. Whether seducing pretty girls ashore, braving hurricanes at sea or scrambling aboard a French privateer with cutlass bared, Mildmay and his adventures live on!
Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat( Book )

185 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing on a mass of contemporary material spanning four millennia, this book follows the merchant seaman ashore and afloat through the typical vicissitudes of his exotic but uncertain life. Although it is an unsentimental 'warts and all' portrayal, it is nevertheless an affectionate valedictory tribute to a lifestyle that has almost vanished."--Amazon
The pacha of many tales by Frederick Marryat( Book )

190 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obwohl Marryat für seine Seefahrerromane bekannt war zog es ihn manchmal auch in die Welt der Märchen- und Fantasieliteratur. Wie in diesem Buch in dem ein türkischer Pascha nicht genug bekommen kann von absonderlichen Geschichten ... Die Serie "Meisterwerke der Literatur" beinhaltet die Klassiker der deutschen und weltweiten Literatur in einer einzigartigen Sammlung. Lesen Sie die besten Werke grosser Schriftsteller,Poeten, Autoren und Philosophen auf Ihrem elektronischen Lesegerät. Dieses Werk bietet zusätzlich * Eine Biografie/Bibliografie des Autors
The mission; or, Scenes in Africa by Frederick Marryat( Book )

126 editions published between 1845 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Wilmot vainly travels across Southern Africa seeking news of his cousin who was presumed lost in a shipwreck on a journey home to England from India
Narrative of the travels and adventures of Monsieur Violet in California, Sonora, & Western Texas by Frederick Marryat( Book )

55 editions published between 1843 and 1971 in English and German and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snarleyyow, or, The dog fiend by Frederick Marryat( Book )

86 editions published between 1837 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of political intrigue, murder and mayhem set in the reign of King William the Third of England and involving the cutter Yungfrau under the command of the greedy and cruel Lieutenant Vanslyperken, which was assigned to intercept smuggling from France and to carry government dispatches between London and the Hague. The cast of characters includes the ship's cabin boy Smallbones who is constantly abused by his commander and frequently attacked by the commander's mangy, ill-tempered dog Snarleyyow, the rest of the ship's miserable crew, a pleasure house madam, Jacobite conspirators, King William himself, and a band of kind-hearted smugglers
The privateersman by Frederick Marryat( Book )

84 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This tale follows Alexander Musgrave, a privateer-turned-adventurer, across three continents and into the arms of a beautiful woman
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The children of the New ForestPeter SimpleMasterman ReadyThe king's ownThe phantom shipJaphet in search of a fatherPercival KeeneNewton Forster, or, The merchant service