Valerie, by Captain Marryat. This book was the last one that Marryat was working on in his last days. It is unusual for him in that the story concerned the life of a lady, whereas he normally wrote about the rough and tumble of life aboard ship. There is a preface which explains more about the way in which this book was conceived and written. It was completed by someone whom I think may well have been Marryat's wife
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Captain Frederick Marryat (10 July 1792 – 9 August 1848) was a British Royal Navy officer, novelist, and an acquaintance of Charles Dickens, noted today as an early pioneer of the sea story. Obligatory for fans of dark thrillers & medical mysteries. Publish your eBooks now - Self-publishing with BookRix. Use our free eBook self-publishing services and we will distribute your eBook to all the major eBooks stores. com/watch?v jaiKR1ddmws.
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Captain Frederick Marryat (1792-1848) was an English novelist, a contemporary and. Captain Frederick Marryat (1792-1848) was an English novelist, a contemporary and acquaintance of Charles Dickens, noted today as an early pioneer of the sea story. He is now known particularly for the l novel Mr Midshipman Easy (1836) and his children's novel The Children of the New Forest (1847). After trying to run away to sea several times, he was p Captain Frederick Marryat (1792-1848) was an English novelist, a contemporary and acquaintance of Charles Dickens, noted today as an early pioneer of the sea story.
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It is Marryat's last work, and the only one in which the interest centres entirely on women. For this reason, and from the eighteenth century flavour in some of its characters, the book inevitably recalls Miss Burney and her little read The Wanderer, in which, as in Valerie, a proud and sensitive girl is thrown on the world, and discovers by bitter experience as governess, companion, and music mistress the sneer that lurks beneath the smile of fashion and prosperity.
Download Frederick Marryat's Valerie for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. On August 10, 1845, Marryat wrote to Mrs . a lady for whom, to the time of his death, he retained the highest sentiments of friendship and esteem:- I really wish you would write your confessions, I will publish them. I have a beautiful opening in some memoranda I have made of the early life of a Frenchwoman, that is, up to the age of seventeen, when she is cast adrift upon the world, and I would work it all up together.