Published April 2004
by Blackstone Audiobooks .
|Contributions||Frederick Davidson (Narrator)|
|The Physical Object|
Westward Ho! The Novel by Charles Kingsley. Published in , the novel Westward Ho! was an almost immediate success. Written by native Devonian, Charles Kingsley, the book follows the adventures of English Corsair Amyas Preston. I came across a chapter of this book in a collection of adventure stories in a book appropriately titled, "The Book of Adventure," and realized that I had Westward Ho on my shelf (found it in my parent's attic). Thoroughly anti-Catholic, yet if one can get /5. Westward Ho! Or, The Voyages and Adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of Burrough, in the County of Devon, in the Reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen Elizabeth Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, -- Fiction Category: Text: EBook-No. Cited by: Westward Ho! stands out in my mind as powerful literature principally because it tackles a complex and often unexpected plot. This may have all the action of an Errol Flynn movie (and it does) but it also has an intelligent plot and strongiy delineated characters. A fantastic read/5(8).
Westward Ho! By. Charles Kingsley. 0 This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. This is the best novel ever written on the greatest age of English adventure. It is a saga of the Devonshire sailors who, like Drake, sailed. View deals for Westward Ho RV Resort & Campground. Near Wade House Historic Site. Parking is free, and this cabin also features an outdoor pool and laundry services. All rooms have flat-screen TVs and on: North Division Road, Glenbeulah, WI `Westward Ho!' () is surely unique in the annals of classic literature in as much as it is the only novel from its (or indeed any other?) era to have a town named after it. Indeed, the North Devon holiday location of Westward Ho! owes its name to what was a best-selling adventure yarn in Victorian England/5(7). Tea On The Green, Westward Ho, Devon, United Kingdom. 3, likes 89 talking about this 26 were here. Telephone reservations ONLY for High Tea (3 /5(9).
Macmillan described the book as "spirit stirring" and it certainly seemed to capture a widespread mood in the country. Westward Ho! was an immediate success becoming one of the most widely read books of the nineteenth century. It also reconciled the Macmillans to the idea that a book could be both serious and popular. Seller Inventory # Complete summary of Charles Kingsley's Westward Ho!. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Westward Ho!. This "Westward Ho! " early edition shows his descriptive skill, here with South American scenery and seafaring explorers in the era of Sir Francis Drake. So popular was this tale, a village in England was named "Westward Ho! " complete with punctuation, as were a railway and hotel. Very good. No dust jacket. Signed by previous owner. Buy a cheap copy of Westward Ho! book. Free shipping over $