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
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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

By Charles Kingsley
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Westward Ho! is an 1855 British historical novel by Charles Kingsley. The novel was based on the adventures of Elizabethan corsair Amyas Preston (Amyas Leigh in the novel), who sets sail with Sir Francis Drake, Sir Walter Raleigh and other privateers to the New World, where they battle with the Spanish.
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Table of Contents
  • WESTWARD HO!
    • TO THE RAJAH SIR JAMES BROOKE, K.C.B. AND GEORGE AUGUSTUS SELWYN, D.D. BISHOP OF NEW ZEALAND THIS BOOK IS DEDICATED
  • WESTWARD HO!
    • CHAPTER I
    • CHAPTER II
      • HOW AMYAS CAME HOME THE FIRST TIME
    • CHAPTER III
    • CHAPTER IV
      • THE TWO WAYS OF BEING CROST IN LOVE
    • CHAPTER V
      • CLOVELLY COURT IN THE OLDEN TIME
    • CHAPTER VI
      • THE COMBES OF THE FAR WEST
    • CHAPTER VII
      • THE TRUE AND TRAGICAL HISTORY OF MR. JOHN OXENHAM OF PLYMOUTH
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • HOW THE NOBLE BROTHERHOOD OF THE ROSE WAS FOUNDED
    • CHAPTER IX
      • HOW AMYAS KEPT HIS CHRISTMAS DAY
    • CHAPTER X
      • HOW THE MAYOR OF BIDEFORD BAITED HIS HOOK WITH HIS OWN FLESH
    • CHAPTER XI
      • HOW EUSTACE LEIGH MET THE POPE'S LEGATE
    • CHAPTER XII
      • HOW BIDEFORD BRIDGE DINED AT ANNERY HOUSE
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • HOW THE GOLDEN HIND CAME HOME AGAIN
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • HOW SALVATION YEO SLEW THE KING OF THE GUBBINGS
    • CHAPTER XV
      • HOW MR. JOHN BRIMBLECOMBE UNDERSTOOD THE NATURE OF AN OATH
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • THE MOST CHIVALROUS ADVENTURE OF THE GOOD SHIP ROSE
    • CHAPTER XVII
      • HOW THEY CAME TO BARBADOS, AND FOUND NO MEN THEREIN
    • CHAPTER XVIII
      • HOW THEY TOOK THE PEARLS AT MARGARITA
    • CHAPTER XIX
      • WHAT BEFELL AT LA GUAYRA
    • CHAPTER XX
      • SPANISH BLOODHOUNDS AND ENGLISH MASTIFFS
    • CHAPTER XXI
      • HOW THEY TOOK THE COMMUNION UNDER THE TREE AT HIGUEROTE
    • CHAPTER XXII
      • THE INQUISITION IN THE INDIES
    • CHAPTER XXIII
      • THE BANKS OF THE META
    • CHAPTER XXIV
      • HOW AMYAS WAS TEMPTED OF THE DEVIL
    • CHAPTER XXV
      • HOW THEY TOOK THE GOLD-TRAIN
    • CHAPTER XXVI
      • HOW THEY TOOK THE GREAT GALLEON
    • CHAPTER XXVII
      • HOW SALVATION YEO FOUND HIS LITTLE MAID AGAIN
    • CHAPTER XXVIII
      • HOW AMYAS CAME HOME THE THIRD TIME
    • CHAPTER XXIX
      • HOW THE VIRGINIA FLEET WAS STOPPED BY THE QUEEN'S COMMAND
    • CHAPTER XXX
      • HOW THE ADMIRAL JOHN HAWKINS TESTIFIED AGAINST CROAKERS
    • CHAPTER XXXI
      • THE GREAT ARMADA
    • CHAPTER XXXII
      • HOW AMYAS THREW HIS SWORD INTO THE SEA
    • CHAPTER XXXIII
      • HOW AMYAS LET THE APPLE FALL
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