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Two years before the mast and Twenty-four years after

Richard Henry Dana

Two years before the mast and Twenty-four years after

by Richard Henry Dana

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Published by P. F. Collier & son in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Voyages and travels,
  • Sailors

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. H. Dana, Jr; with introduction, notes and illustrations.
    SeriesThe Harvard classics, ed. by C. W. Eliot., [vol. XXIII]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG540 .D2 1909a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p.l., 426 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages426
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7015325M
    LC Control Number10000793

    Twenty-Four Years After Characters Objects/Places Themes Style Quotes Topics for Discussion. Order our Two Years Before the Mast Study Guide. Two Years Before the Mast - Chapters Summary & Analysis. Richard Henry Dana, Jr. This Study Guide consists of approximately 43 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and. Two Years Before the Mast Twenty-Four Years After INTRODUCTION Biographical Note Two years before the mast were but an episode in the life of Richard Henry Dana, Jr.; yet the narrative in which he details the experiences of that period is, perhaps, his chief claim to a wide remembrance. His services in other than literary fields occupied.

    Two Years Before the Mast, and Twenty-four Years After: A Personal Narrative. Richard Henry Dana. Sampson Low, Son & Marston, - Sailors - pages. 3 Reviews. Worcester's is the soberer and safer book, and may be 3/5(3). Richard Henry Dana, Jr. (–).Two Years before the Mast. The Harvard Classics. – Twenty Four Years Later.

    R. H. Dana Jr. TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST AND TWENTY FOUR YEARS AFTER Easton Press 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover Norwalk, Connecticut Easton Press Fine, Leather Bound. Millenium Edition. Book accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page Rating: % positive. P.F. Collier & Son, Hardcover. Good. Dana,R.H. Jr. TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST AND TWENTY-FOUR YEARS AFTER The Harvard Classics No dust jacket issued. Minor edge and corner wear to book. Pages very clean and tight. Book is in good condition. All Orders Shipped With Tracking And Delivery Confirmation Numbers.


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(August 1, – January 6, ) was an American lawyer and politician from Massachusetts, a descendant of a colonial family, who gained renown as the author of the classic American memoir Two Years Before the as a writer and as a lawyer, he was a champion of the downtrodden, from seamen to fugitive slaves and : August 1,Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.