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The Ship Dwellers A Story of a Happy Cruise   By: (1861-1937)

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THE SHIP DWELLERS

A Story of a Happy Cruise

by

ALBERT BIGELOW PAINE

Author of "From Van Dweller to Commuter" "The Tent Dwellers" Etc.

With Illustrations from Drawings by Thomas Fogarty and from Photographs

[Illustration]

Harper & Brothers Publishers New York and London MCMX

BOOKS BY ALBERT BIGELOW PAINE

THE SHIP DWELLERS. Illustrated. 8vo net $1.50 THE TENT DWELLERS. Illustrated. Post 8vo 1.50 THE HOLLOW TREE AND DEEP WOODS BOOK. Illustrated. Post 8vo 1.50 FROM VAN DWELLER TO COMMUTER. Ill'd. Post 8vo 1.50 LIFE OF THOMAS NAST. Ill'd. 8vo net 5.00

HARPER & BROTHERS, PUBLISHERS, N. Y.

Copyright, 1910, by HARPER & BROTHERS

TO MARK TWAIN HERO OF MY CHILDHOOD INSPIRATION OF MY YOUTH FRIEND OF THESE LATER YEARS

CONTENTS

CHAP. PAGE I THE BOOK, AND THE DREAM 1 II IN THE TRACK OF THE INNOCENTS 9 III DAYS AT SEA 16 IV WE BECOME HISTORY 23 V INTRODUCING THE REPROBATES 26 VI A LAND OF HEART'S DESIRE 29 VII A DAY TO OURSELVES 41 VIII OUT OF THE SUNRISE 46 IX EARLY MEDITERRANEAN EXPERIENCES 57 X THE DIVERTING STORY OF ALGIERS 62 XI WE ENTER THE ORIENT 68 XII WE TOUCH AT GENOA 86 XIII MALTA, A LAND OF YESTERDAY 95 XIV A SUNDAY AT SEA 113 XV A PORT OF MISSING DREAMS 118 XVI ATHENS THAT IS 139 XVII INTO THE DARDANELLES 146 XVIII A CITY OF ILLUSION 150 XIX THE TURK AND SOME OF HIS PHASES 158 XX ABDUL HAMID GOES TO PRAYER 172 XXI LOOKING DOWN ON YILDIZ 182 XXII EPHESUS: THE CITY THAT WAS 191 XXIII INTO SYRIA 208 XXIV THE HOUSE THAT CAIN BUILT 214 XXV GOING DOWN TO DAMASCUS 222 XXVI THE "PEARL OF THE EAST" 226 XXVII FOOTPRINTS OF PAUL 239 XXVIII DISCONTENTED PILGRIMS 247 XXIX DAMASCUS, THE GARDEN BEAUTIFUL 255 XXX WHERE PILGRIMS GATHER IN 263 XXXI THE HOLY CITY 274 XXXII THE HOLY SEPULCHRE 278 XXXIII TWO HOLY MOUNTAINS 288 XXXIV THE LITTLE TOWN OF THE MANGER 297 XXXV THE SORROW OF THE CHOSEN THE WAY OF THE CROSS 301 XXXVI AT THE MOUTH OF THE NILE 309 XXXVII THE SMILE OF THE SPHINX 315 XXXVIII WAYS THAT ARE EGYPTIAN 322 XXXIX WHERE HISTORY BEGAN 328 XL KARNAK AND LUXOR ... Continue reading book >>




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