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The Nigger of the Narcissus

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The Nigger of the Narcissus
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Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide
ISBN/ASIN: 1434612074

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This short novel is a rollicking sea adventure. Those who love the picaresque voyages so common in nineteenth century literature will hardly find a better one; this has all the excitement, suspense, and drama one could want.

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