The Wreck of the Golden Mary (Dodo Press) by Nancy Holder

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL11678067M
ISBN 101406554995
ISBN 109781406554991

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The ship The Golden Mary hits an iceberg, and passengers and crew take to the lifeboats. They tell their past stories before it should be too late. Originally published in the Christmas edition of Household Words of ; when republished in the book Christmas Stories, this version had all the tales which were written by authors other than Dickens, removed.

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About the Book The Golden Mary is sailing towards the Californian coast. There is a motley group of passengers – a man hoping to make money in the gold rush, an estranged fiancé, a mother and her child heading to meet the father. The ship is tragically struck by an iceberg and sinks.

Synopsis of The Wreck Of The Golden Mary. Notwithstanding my being, as I have mentioned, quite ready for a voyage, still I had some doubts of this voyage.

Of course I knew, without being told, that there were peculiar difficulties and dangers in it, a long way over and above those which attend all voyages.

The version of this story normally published is the parts written by Charles Dickens himself. This version is the original, where Dickens has written part of the story, and connected it with sections written by other authors.

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