Rites of Passage

Rites of Passage

Book - 1980
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Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1980
ISBN: 9780374250867
0374250863
Branch Call Number: FICTION Gol
Characteristics: 278 pages ; 21 cm

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Edmund Talbot recounts his voyage from England to the Antipodes, and the humiliating confrontation between the stern Captain Anderson and the nervous parson, James Colley, which leads to the latter's death.

Edmund Talbot recounts his voyage from England to the Antipodes, and the humiliating confrontation between the stern Captain Anderson and the nervous parson, James Colley, which leads to the latter's death. (worldcat.org)

Edmund Talbot recounts his voyage from England to the Antipodes, and the humiliating confrontation between the stern Captain Anderson and the nervous parson, James Colley, which leads to the latter's death. (worldcat.org)


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Aug 15, 2012

Lord of the Flies on the high seas. Written as the protagonist's journal, it starts like a simple social comedy of manners but in fact it is dark story with twists in the outcome.

wwgg Jul 05, 2011

Andrew Miller's top 10 historical novels

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