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Ned Myers

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Published by Stringer and Townsend in New York .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsG540 .C678 1857
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 9-232 p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24612528M
LC Control Number06029870


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Ned Myers, or, a Life Before the Mast (Classics of Naval Literature)Cited by: 1. The story of shipwreck survivor Ned Myers was published by James Fenimore Cooper in The tale of the ships was also told by C.H.J.

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Other Accounts of the Sinking. Ned, as Myers was uniformly called, was a lad, as well as the writer; and, as a matter of course, the intimacy of a ship existed between them. Ned, however, was the junior, and was not then compelled to face all the hardships and servitude that fell to the lot of the writer.

Ned Myers (born ) was an American sailor. Born in Quebec as a British subject, Myers grew up in Halifax after being abandoned by his father. He moved to New York City at the age of eleven, cherishing the dream 4/4(1). LibraryThing Review User Review - usnmm2 - LibraryThing "Ned Myers; of A Life Before The Mast" edited by James Fenimore Cooper What a great book.

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Those riflemen were regular scamps. Just before we went down to the wharf. In NED MYERS Fenimore Cooper also explored the new "sea realism." *** In - two youngsters, James Cooper and Ned Myers, aged 16 and 13 respectively, worked their way across the Atlantic to England and back to America as shipmates aboard the merchant sailing ship Stirling (spelled Sterling in the book).

Ned Myers (born Edward Robert Meyers) was a thirteen-year-old apprentice aboard the American merchant ship Stirling when the sixteen-year-old Cooper signed up in for a yearlong voyage to England and Spain.

The two became good friends during the voyage but afterward lost touch as each followed his own career—Myers almost entirely at sea. Book: Cover Type. Hardcover. Add to cart. Overview Author Series.

Overview. This memoirs of Myers's 36 years at sea provides an unparalleled view of American maritime activity in the Age of Sail. About the Author Series. Classics of Naval Literature. Commodores. From Trafalgar to the Chesapeake.

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the book, understanding English perfectly. After reading in it for a short time, he earnestly begged the book, telling me he had two sisters, who would be infinitely pleased to possess it. I could not refuse him, and he promised to send another book in its place, which I should find equally good.

He thus left me, taking the Pilgrim's Progress. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Ned Myers, or, a Life Before the Mast by James Fenimore Cooper - Free Ebook Project GutenbergCited by: 1.

On board the ship was Myers, an apprentice to the captain. Ned, as Myers was uniformly called, was a lad, as well as the writer; and, as a matter of course, the intimacy of a ship existed between them.

Ned, however, was the junior, and was not then compelled to face all the hardships and servitude that fell to the lot of the writer.

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Ned Myers, of Grove City, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, February 8, He was born on Novem to Nettie Myers Bridgefoot and William B.

Myers in Columbus. Ned proudly served his country in the US Marine Corps. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Patricia Myers and four siblings.

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This one bears the additional (inaccurate, since he was sole author) line in the title, “Edited by J. Fenimore Cooper.” See BAL Worldcat shows only [ ]. Ned Myers, or, A life before the mast by James Fenimore Cooper; 13 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Seafaring life, Accessible book; People: Ned Myers (ca.

), Ned Myers. Ned Myers RiedelNed Myers Riedel, of Maumee, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, February 2,at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on Januin Sycamore, OH Died:   Buy Ned Myers by James Fenimore Cooper from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Pages: Ned Myers - James Fenimore Cooper - This book is written about Ned Myers born was an American sailor.

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