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20+ Horror Stories, Supernatural Tales & Fantastical Adventures: The Ghost Pirates, The Boats of the Glen Carrig, The House on the Borderland, The Night Land, Sargasso Sea Stories, Men of the Deep Waters, Captain Gault Stories and many more

by William Hope Hodgson


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This meticulously edited collection is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents: "The Boats of the Glen Carrig" – The ship "Glen Carrig" gets lost at sea when it strikes "a hidden rock" and several survivors escape the wreck in two lifeboats. But that is when their agony actually begins, as they become exposed to the Sargasso Sea, also known as "cemetery of the oceans". "The Ghost Pirates" – Jessop is the only survivor of the final voyage of the Mortzestus, rescued from drowning by the crew of the passing Sangier. He begins to recount how he came to be aboard the ill-fated Mortzestus, the rumors surrounding the vessel and the unusual events that rapidly increase in both frequency and severity. He describes his confusion and uncertainty about what he believes he has seen, at times fearing for his own sanity. "Sargasso Sea Stories" is the group of short stories which are set around the Sargasso Sea: From the Tideless Sea Part One From the Tideless Sea Part Two The Mystery of the Derelict The Thing in the Weeds The Finding of the Graiken "Men of the Deep Waters" is a collection of short stories about the deep waters of mysterious seas, and the great deep of life: On the Bridge The Sea Horses The Derilict My House Shall Be Called the House of Prayer The Captain of the Onion Boat The Voice in the Night Through the Vortex of a Cyclone The Shamraken Homeward-Bounder "Captain Gault, Being the Exceedingly Private Log of a Sea-Captain" is a collection of short stories about the law breaking captain with many tricks in the bag: The Case of the Curio Dealer The Red Herring The Drum of Saccharine Other Sea Stories: Jack Grey, Second Mate Demons of the Sea Out of the Storm A Tropical Horror The Stone Ship The Real Thing

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William Hope Hodgson (Author)

William Hope Hodgson (1877-1918) was an English author who produced many short stories and novels, spanning several overlapping genres including horror, fantasy and science fiction.

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