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Captains Courageous (The Classic Collection)

by Rudyard Kipling

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Brilliance Audio on MP3-CD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936,
  • Fiction,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • Unabridged Audio - Literature Classics,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Classics,
  • Sea Stories,
  • Fiction / Classics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Stuart (Reader)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMP3 CD
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11842949M
    ISBN 101423310667
    ISBN 109781423310662
    OCLC/WorldCa144516216

    Captains Courageous (), in spite of its sense of adventure, is burdened by excessive descriptive writing. Kim (), about an Irish orphan in India, is a classic. The Jungle Book () and The Second Jungle Book () are stylistically superb collections of . The story of Mr. Kipling's Captains Courageous is one of those simple, vigorous conceptions which we have come to expect from him, and the motive .

    Rudyard Kipling spent four years ( - ) at home in Vermont with his American wife Carrie and their young family. There, in , he wrote CAPTAINS COURAGEOUS: A STORY OF THE GRAND BANKS. It was first serialized then appeared in book form, with many revisions from the manuscript -- which is still preserved. LibriVox recording of Captains Courageous, by Rudyard Kipling. Read by Mark F. Smith. Real men don't take guff from snotty kids. Neither does Disko Troop, skipper of the "We're Here", a fishing schooner out of Gloucester, Massachusetts, .

    Like all Kipling's masterworks, Captain Courageous is an interweaving of art and moral purpose. Angus Wilson has said that it shows 'delicacy of craft impressionism, subtlety and true innocence.' A popular favorite since its first publication in , the novel remains a classic story of youthful initiation - and a lively tribute to the author's famous code of bravery, loyalty and honor among Brand: Random House. Captains Courageous, A Story of the Grand Banks, by Rudyard Kipling. Captians Courageous portrays the vivid life in the Gloucester fishing fleet of Massachusetts, written while the Kipling family were living in the United States.


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by. Rudyard Kipling. TO JAMES CONLAND, M.D., Brattleboro, Vermont. I ploughed the land with horses, But my heart was ill at ease, For the old sea faring men Came to me now and then, With their sagas of the seas.

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