Son of a wealthy railroad magnate, Harvey Cheyne, lives a pampered life until one day he is washed overboard from a transatlantic steamship. Harvey is rescued by a fishing schooner off the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. Unable to persuade the captain to take him quickly to port, Harvey learns to adapt to his new life as a crew member of the fishing vessel through a series of trails and adventures.
First published in 1897, this edition is derived from the original book with 21 black and white illustrations by I. W. Taber. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Illustrator(s): I. W. Taber
Book Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
Font Size: 12pt ISBN: 9781649650108
Paperback: Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
Rudyard Kipling was a prolific British author and poet renowned for his captivating tales of adventure, colonialism, and the human spirit. Born in Bombay, India, during the height of the British Empire, Kipling's early years in South Asia profoundly influenced his literary career. Learn More