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Red City

A Novel of the Second Administration of President Washington

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The Red City: A Novel of the Second Administration of President Washington by S.Weir Mitchell
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1908. The novel begins: About five in the afternoon on the 23d of May, 1792, the brig Morning Star of Bristol, John Maynard, master, with a topgallant breeze after her, ran into Delaware Bay in mid-channel between Cape May and Cape Henlopen. Here was the only sunshine they had seen in three weeks. The captain, liking the warmth on his broad back, glanced up approvingly at mast and rigging. She's a good one, he said, and noting the ship powdered white with her salt record of the sea's attentions, he lighted a pipe and said aloud, She's salted like Christmas pork. As he spoke, he cast an approving eye on a young fellow who sat at ease in the lower rigging, laughing as the brig rolled over and a deluge of water flushed the deck and made the skipper on the after-hatch lift his feet out of the way of the wash. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.
Release date NZ
April 7th, 2005
Contributor
Illustrated by Arthur I. Keller
Pages
432
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Kessinger Publishing Co
Dimensions
152x229x24
ISBN-13
9781417902866
Product ID
1864615

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