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Captain of the Caryatid

Richard Woodman

Captain of the Caryatid

by Richard Woodman

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Published by Magna Large Print Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adventure / thriller,
  • Crime & mystery,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10807532M
    ISBN 100750513179
    ISBN 109780750513173

    Captain James St John Stanier, formerly Porth Ardur's ambitious Harbour Master, has now been promoted to Commissioner of Celtic Lighthouses. And from this elevated position he is determined to get one over on Septimus Macready, captain of the lighthouse tender, Caryatid. ‘The Accident’ is a tense naval thriller of epic proportions. Born in London in , Richard Woodman crewed in a Tall Ships race before becoming an indentured midshipman in cargo-liners at the age of sixteen. He has sailed in a variety of ships, including weather ships, lighthouse tenders and trawlers, serving from apprentice to captain/5(5).

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    Tolkien's England Lady_Caryatid. Summary: For one young and imaginative English soldier, the monotony of trench warfare is interrupted when he encounters a strange individual by the name of Arthur Kirkland. At this two figures emerged; one was the captain, looking cross and frustrated, and the other was a red-faced and disheveled young man. Caryatid definition is - a draped female figure supporting an entablature. Recent Examples on the Web This living room, with its heavy red curtains and giant caryatids framing the chimney, was one of several that was ultimately scrapped. — Jason Farago, New York Times, "Beyond Architecture, a Builder of Lusty Fantasies," 6 Feb. The caryatid, which first came about .


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Captain of the Caryatid First UK Editions. Edition Edition by Richard Woodman (Author)Author: Richard Woodman. Title: Captain of the Caryatid Author(s): Richard Woodman ISBN: / (UK edition) Captain of the Caryatid book Magna Large Print Books.

Captain of the Caryatid By Richard Woodman The tranquility of the peaceful Celtic port of Porth Ardur is disturbed with the arrival of ambitious Harbour Master, James St John Stanier.

Based upon an obscure fragment of maritime culture, this novel is a blend of seamanship, rivalry romance and reality. Captain of the Caryatid. [Richard Woodman] -- The tranquility of the peaceful Celtic port of Porth Ardur is disturbed with the arrival of ambitious Harbour Master, James St John Stanier.

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The Cruise of the Commissioner, Captain of the Caryatid, and The Captain & The Commissioner. Captain James St John Stanier Series. 2 primary works • 3 total works. Book 1. The Cruise of the Commissioner. by Richard Woodman. Book 2. Captain of the Caryatid. Captain Richard Martin Woodman LVO (born ) is an English novelist and naval historian who retired in from a year nautical career, mainly working for.

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£ Free postage. About this product. Product Identifiers. Publisher. Severn House Publishers LTD. ISBN ISBN The Captain James St John Stanier book series by Richard Woodman includes books The Cruise of the Commissioner, Captain of the Caryatid, and The Captain & The Commissioner.

See the complete Captain James St John Stanier series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. 3 Books #1. Captain James St John Stanier is back, and he has a score to settle Once Porth Ardur’s Harbour Master, the ever-ambitious Stanier has been newly elected as the Commissioner of Celtic Lighthouses.

He sees his elevated position as the perfect tool for getting even with Septimus Macready, captain of the Caryatid, /5. The Caryatid cannot hold up the weight, but keeps trying -- Rodin included it on his "Gates of Hell" sculpture.

If this was intended to represent the plight of Michael Valentine Smith, the Man from Mars (also another early title of the book), its pessimism did not survive the writing process. Two books in one. THE CAPTAIN OF THE CARYATID Captain Septimus Macready, commander of the lighthouse tender Caryatid, presides over the peaceful Celtic port of Porth Ardur, ruling the mariners by day and cutting a dash at the local dancing club by night.

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The story is touching, showing how life and relationship grow between kite and Puella, the African lady. Richard Woodman Richard Martin Woodman LVO was born and educated in London and went to sea in cargo-liners aged 16 in He became a watch-keeping officer in and in specialised in maintaining aids to navigation in specialist ships, being promoted captain in Stranger in a Strange Land is a science fiction novel by American author Robert A.

tells the story of Valentine Michael Smith, a human who comes to Earth in early adulthood after being born on the planet Mars and raised by Martians, and explores his interaction with and eventual transformation of Terran culture.

The title "Stranger in a Strange Land" is an Author: Robert A. Heinlein. The missing Caryatid is installed at the British Museum in London, which acquired it nearly two centuries ago after Lord Elgin, the British ambassador to the Ottoman Empire, had it.

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