William Hope Hodgson

The Darkness of Sea Abyss

Musaicum Books presents to you this unique collection, designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices."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 OneFrom the Tideless Sea Part TwoThe Mystery of the DerelictThe Thing in the WeedsThe 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 BridgeThe Sea HorsesThe DerilictMy House Shall Be Called the House of PrayerThe Captain of the Onion BoatThe Voice in the NightThrough the Vortex of a CycloneThe 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 DealerThe Red HerringThe Drum of SaccharineOther Sea Stories:Jack Grey, Second MateDemons of the SeaOut of the StormA Tropical HorrorThe Stone Ship The Real Thing
818 printed pages
Original publication



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