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Henry de Vere Stacpoole. Herman Melville. Great Sea Stories. Joseph Lewis French. Robert Louis Stevenson. Children's Stories for Boys. Miles Kelly. Tom Cringle's Log. Michael Scott. Raphael Sabatini. Complete Works of R. Ballantyne Delphi Classics. The Collected Works of R. Ballantyne Volume I. Ballantyne Volume III.
Marcus Clarke. The Survivors Of The Chancellor. Jules Verne. The Rover's Secret. Harry Collingwood. A Middy In Command. Ballantyne Volume II. Hair-Breadth Escapes. The Cruise Of The Cachalot. Frank T. The Collected Works of C.
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The Pirate Slaver. The Cruise of the Midge Vol. Jack Tier or The Florida Reef. James Fenimore Cooper. The Beautiful White Devil. Guy Newell Boothby. Captain Sharkey. Arthur Conan Doyle. Louis Becke. Shipwrecked Six Pack Illustrated. Various Artists. The Call Of The South. Station's Amusements. The Missing Merchantman. Tales of Daring and Danger. The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn. Works of William Clark Russell. William Clark Russell. The Bungalow Boys Along the Yukon. David J. The Gigantic Book of Sailing Stories. Stephen Brennan.
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William Gordon Stables. The Coxswain's Bride. A Modern Buccaneer. Rolf Bolderwood. The Penang Pirate.
John Conroy Hutcheson. The Honour of the Flag. Dick Leslie's Luck. William Henry Giles Kingston. Turned Adrift.
Sporting Scenes amongst the Kaffirs of South Africa. Alfred Wilks Drayson. Wild Life in the Land of the Giants.