'At the least you're a mastersmith in Vayde's line, and a singer. But for what ears did he make that thing? Not serenading a bunch of roughneck searats, surely.' The tuning, as usual, revealed that other strings needed a slight ...
Author: Michael Scott Rohan
Publisher: Hachette UK
Gille Kilmarsson is a mastersmith and musician in a quiet northern town. But he yearns for something more. When he saves a Southern merchant ship from the savagery of the corsairs, he takes as his only reward an old musical instrument. And his life changes forever. For the instrument has an ancient, magical past and it soon leads Gille and his companion, Olvar, on an amazing voyage of adventure and discovery. A voyage in which they must confront not only the mysteries of the sea but also a ruthless, barbaric tribe intent on massacring an ancient people fleeing the encroachment of the restless Ice...
A Practical Guide to Bottom - Fishing , Trolling , Spinning , Fly - Fishing , and Sea - Fishing . By J. T. BURGESS . Illustrated . An excellent little volume , af 1 full of advice the angler will treasure . " Sunday Times .
THE SINGER OF THE SEA . A LEGEND OF THE ORKNEYS . THERE lives a strange wild legend of the islesThat to the sea - lashed Orcades there came A wondrous stranger in a golden boat , Drawn by a white - winged swan across the deep ...
Author: Barr Amelia Edith HuddlestonPublish On: 2016-06-23
Author: Barr Amelia Edith Huddleston
Publisher: Hardpress Publishing
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In that sad legend lies a heart - true tale : For that same wondrous stranger was a man Of glorious gifts – a Singer of the Sea . He drew his breath on ocean's breast , and loved The roar of billows ! loved it with the love That will ...
A SINGER FROM THE SEA . * A CORNISH STORY . BY AMELIA E. BARR . Author of " The Preacher's Daughter , " etc. CHAPTER III . — THE COTTAGE BY THE SEA . JOHN PENELLES was one of those strong , religious characters whose minds no questions ...
Oh ! it's over the sea , over the sea , Hear what a bonnie bird whisper'd to me . Over the sea , over the sea , Somebody's coming ere long . Over the sea , over the sea , Too long my laddie has wander'd frae me , Over the sea , over the ...
But Genevieve remembers all the stories and the secret knowledge learned from her mother, now long dead, and she yearns to heed the call of the sea - though she has never even seen the vast waters that cover most of the surface of her home ...
Author: Sheri S. Tepper
Publisher: Hachette UK
An accomplished student and heiress to a great title, Genevieve has been brought up as a Proper Young Lady, carefully instructed in the Covenants. She must soon take up the time-honoured responsibilities of womanhood: that is to marry a nobleman of her father's choosing and bear a child at the age of thirty. But Genevieve remembers all the stories and the secret knowledge learned from her mother, now long dead, and she yearns to heed the call of the sea - though she has never even seen the vast waters that cover most of the surface of her home planet of Haven. And she begins to uncover bitter truths about the seemingly backward planet of Haven . . .