The Red Eric
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The Red Eric

By R. M. (Robert Michael) Ballantyne
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  • R.M. Ballantyne
  • "The Red Eric"
    • Chapter One.
      • The Tale Begins with the Engaging of a “Tail”—and the Captain Delivers his Opinions on Various Subjects.
    • The Tale Begins with the Engaging of a “Tail”—and the Captain Delivers his Opinions on Various Subjects.
    • Chapter Two.
      • Important Personages are Introduced to the Reader—The Captain makes Insane Resolutions, Fights a Battle, and Conquers.
    • Important Personages are Introduced to the Reader—The Captain makes Insane Resolutions, Fights a Battle, and Conquers.
    • Chapter Three.
      • The Tea-Party—Accidents and Incidents of a Minor Kind—Glynn Proctor gets into Trouble.
    • The Tea-Party—Accidents and Incidents of a Minor Kind—Glynn Proctor gets into Trouble.
    • Chapter Four.
      • The Escape.
    • The Escape.
    • Chapter Five.
      • Day Dreams and Adventures among the Clouds—A Chase, a Battle, and a Victory.
    • Day Dreams and Adventures among the Clouds—A Chase, a Battle, and a Victory.
    • Chapter Six.
      • Disagreeable Changes—Sagacious Conversations, and a Terrible Accident.
    • Disagreeable Changes—Sagacious Conversations, and a Terrible Accident.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • The Rescue—Preparations for a Storm.
    • The Rescue—Preparations for a Storm.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • The Storm, and its Results.
    • The Storm, and its Results.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • Rambles on Shore, and Strange Things and Ceremonies Witnessed There.
    • Rambles on Shore, and Strange Things and Ceremonies Witnessed There.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • An Inland Journey—Sleeping in the Woods—Wild Beasts Everywhere—Sad Fate of a Gazelle.
    • An Inland Journey—Sleeping in the Woods—Wild Beasts Everywhere—Sad Fate of a Gazelle.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • Native Doings, and a Cruel Murder—Jim Scroggles Sees Wonders, and has a Terrible Adventure.
    • Native Doings, and a Cruel Murder—Jim Scroggles Sees Wonders, and has a Terrible Adventure.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • Jim Scroggles Rescued, and Glynn and Ailie Lost—A Capture, Upset, Chase, Escape, and Happy Return.
    • Jim Scroggles Rescued, and Glynn and Ailie Lost—A Capture, Upset, Chase, Escape, and Happy Return.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • Philosophical Remarks on “Life”—A Monkey Shot and a Monkey Found—Jacko Described.
    • Philosophical Remarks on “Life”—A Monkey Shot and a Monkey Found—Jacko Described.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • Rencontre with Slave-Traders—On Board again—A Start, a Misfortune, a Ghost Story, a Mistake, and an Invitation to Dinner.
    • Rencontre with Slave-Traders—On Board again—A Start, a Misfortune, a Ghost Story, a Mistake, and an Invitation to Dinner.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • New Scenes—A Fight Prevented by a Whale—A Storm—Blown off the Yardarm—Wreck of the “Red Eric”.
    • New Scenes—A Fight Prevented by a Whale—A Storm—Blown off the Yardarm—Wreck of the “Red Eric”.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • The Sandbank—The Wrecked Crew make the best of Bad Circumstances.
    • The Sandbank—The Wrecked Crew make the best of Bad Circumstances.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • Life on the Sandbank—Ailie takes Possession of Fairyland—Glynn and Bumble Astonish the Little Fishes.
    • Life on the Sandbank—Ailie takes Possession of Fairyland—Glynn and Bumble Astonish the Little Fishes.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • Matters Grow Worse and Worse—The Mutiny—Commencement of Boat-Building, and Threatening Storms.
    • Matters Grow Worse and Worse—The Mutiny—Commencement of Boat-Building, and Threatening Storms.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • The Storm.
    • The Storm.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • Preparations for a Long Voyage—Briant Proves that Ghosts can Drink—Jacko Astonishes his Friends, and Saddens his Adopted Mother.
    • Preparations for a Long Voyage—Briant Proves that Ghosts can Drink—Jacko Astonishes his Friends, and Saddens his Adopted Mother.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • The Boat Finished—Farewell to Fairyland—Once more at Sea.
    • The Boat Finished—Farewell to Fairyland—Once more at Sea.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • Reduced Allowance of Food—Jacko Teaches Briant a Useful Lesson.
    • Reduced Allowance of Food—Jacko Teaches Briant a Useful Lesson.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • Progress of the Long Voyage—Story-Telling and Journalising.
    • Progress of the Long Voyage—Story-Telling and Journalising.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • The Calm and the Storm—A Serious Loss and Great Gain—Bird-Catching Extraordinary—Saved at Last.
    • The Calm and the Storm—A Serious Loss and Great Gain—Bird-Catching Extraordinary—Saved at Last.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • Home, Sweet Home—The Captain takes his Sisters by Surprise—A Mysterious Stranger.
    • Home, Sweet Home—The Captain takes his Sisters by Surprise—A Mysterious Stranger.
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • Captain Dunning Astonishes the Stranger—Surprising News, and Desperate Resolves.
    • Captain Dunning Astonishes the Stranger—Surprising News, and Desperate Resolves.
    • Chapter Twenty Seven.
      • The Law-Suit—The Battle, and the Victory.
    • The Law-Suit—The Battle, and the Victory.
    • Chapter Twenty Eight.
      • The Conclusion.
      • The End.
    • The Conclusion.
    • The End.
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