By: Cyrus Townsend Brady (1861-1920)
|A Little Book for Christmas
And Thus He Came
These short stories, perhaps we might call them modern parables, are not the usual fare of warm and fuzzy Christmas stories (pleasing as those are) but rather life events and crises triggered by Christmas, present or imminent. Brady was a journalist, historian, adventure writer, and Episcopal priest.
|South American Fights and Fighters And Other Tales of Adventure
|The Eagle of the Empire A Story of Waterloo
|Sir Henry Morgan, Buccaneer A Romance of the Spanish Main
|The Chalice Of Courage A Romance of Colorado
|A Little Traitor to the South A War Time Comedy With a Tragic Interlude
|For Love of Country A Story of Land and Sea in the Days of the Revolution
Christmas When The West Was Young
Babies, new life, a bitter winter blizzard, death circling. How will it all end? (David Wales )
Recollections of a missionary in the great west
Brady was a journalist, historian, adventure writer, and Episcopal priest. As a priest he spent some time on the American frontier as a missionary. “…the experiences are personal and actually occurred as they are set down, to the best of my recollection…. Only one story was ‘made up’ for the occasion, and that combines several actual incidents. I hope that this book may serve to interest those who read it in the life of the average missionary on the Western frontier – a life of mingled work and pleasure, joy and pathos, hardship and fun...