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4 edition of How the Mastiffs went to Iceland found in the catalog.

How the Mastiffs went to Iceland

by Anthony Trollope

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Virtue & co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mastiff (Yacht),
  • Yachting,
  • Iceland -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Anthony Trollope ; with illustrations by Mrs. Hugh Blackburn.
    ContributionsBlackburn, Jemima, 1823-1909., J.S. Virtue & Co.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., 46 p. :
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23305463M

    Anthony Trollope’s travel narrative How the “Mastiffs” Went to Iceland illustrates the conflict between the roles of the traveller and the tourist in Iceland, the former denoting a more sophisticated approach to the travel destination and the latter a materialistic appropriation of the country visited. Mastiffs of Middle Earth, Cooper, Texas. K likes. We specialize in breeding quality mastiffs for therapy, pets, show. Our dedication is to provide a healthy happy baby for you to love for a very Followers: K.

    Finally in Trollope published privately and account of his visit to Iceland, for his host John Burns, a wealthy industrialist. Copies were given to all members of the party and the work was titled, ‘How the ‘Mastiffs’ Went to Iceland’. The Mastiffs took their name from John Burn’s, of the Cunard Steamship Company, yatch. Beowulf Mastiffs, Syracuse, New York. likes 1 talking about this 6 were here. Beowulf Mastiffs, English Mastiffs from a top Mastiff breader/5(14).

    How the "Mastiffs" Went to Iceland (Short Story) Description / Buy: Alice Dugdale (Short Story) Description / Buy: The Mistletoe Bough: Description / Buy: Christmas at Thompson Hall (Short Story) Description / Buy. She provides the illustrations for Trollope’s book, How The ‘Mastiffs’ Went to Iceland. The party’s two Nautical Advisors are Admiral Ryder and Admiral Farquhar. These are not honourary titles. Ryder is Sir Phillips Ryder, Admiral of the Fleet. Farquhar is a Scottish rear-admiral. One guest is .


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How The Mastiffs Went To Iceland book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5. Excerpt from How the "Mastiffs" Went to Iceland Captain Ritchie, a nautical authority great in ice, and peculiarly conversant with the Northern seas.

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How the "Mastiffs" went to Iceland. London: Virtue & Co., (London: Printed by Virtue and Co., City Road) (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Trollope, Anthony, How the "Mastiffs" went to Iceland.

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The Mastiff was commanded by Captain Kerr, with whom was associated Captain Ritchie, a nautical authority great in ice, and peculiarly conversant with the Northern seas.

With them we had a crew of thirty-two men, including engineer, seamen, stewards and firemen; and thus, being fifty on board, we started from just beneath the towers of Castle Wemyss on the evening of Saturday, the 22nd June, How the "Mastiffs" went to Iceland by Anthony Trollope (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

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Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of Pages:   “Mastiffs” title page and frontispiece (screenshot of IA copy) While the Folger does not have a copy of How the ‘Mastiffs’ Went to Iceland, it does have another book with very strong ties to the Mastiffs.

The book below is from our Shakespeare collection. Icelandic Macbeth. A record of Trollope’s wanderlust can be found not just in the lively portraiture that defines his works, but in a late work of non-fiction entitled How the "Mastiffs" Went To Iceland ().

The title refers to the travelers (himself and illustrator Mrs. Hugh Blackburn included) aboard a ship called the Mastiff. How the "Mastiffs" Went to Iceland, first edition, frontispiece map, 16 wood-engraved plates by Mrs Hugh Blackburn, ownership inscription on half-title, publisher's blue.

The renewed interest in the works of Anthony Trollope will surely include those non-fiction travel writings which he produced fairly regularly throughout his life. This journey was, unusually, to Iceland, and tells of a journey made in the summer of How the "Mastiffs" Went to IcelandThis is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning procBrand: Anthony Trollope. Download immediato per How the "Mastiffs" Went to Iceland, E-book di Anthony Trollope, pubblicato da Forgotten Books.

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Trollope (Anthony). How the "Mastiffs" went to Iceland, 1st edition,half title colour map frontispiece, 14 lithographed plates by Mrs High Blackburn, two albumen prints, scattered spotting, all edges gilt, original blue cloth gilt, spine a little darkened and rubbed at ends, 4to (Qty: 1).

InJohn Burns and his wife accompanied several other people, including writer Anthony Trollope, on a trip to Iceland aboard the Burns ship Mastiff. Trollope described the trip in his book How the 'Mastiffs' went to Iceland. He died on 12 February ; his wife Emily, dying the. Beowulf Mastiffs/Beowulf Mastiff/Beowulf MastiffsGlobal is trademarked and holds copywrite on the name/content/pictures on this site.

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With its shaggy ruff and enormous stature, the mastiff is the most adorable giant to thrive in the thin air of the Tibetan Plateau, where the average elevation is. Castle Wemyss was a large mansion in Wemyss Bay, Scotland. It stood on the southern shore of the Firth of Clyde at Wemyss Point, where the firth turns southwards.

It was built around for Charles Wilsone Brown, a property developer who had plans to develop the land around Wemyss Bay, and who by had increased the number of villas from four to thirty-six. However, the book is full of information and delightful reading, including an account of a fabulous monster, the “skrimsl” which various persons assured the author they had been depositing itself in a lake.

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