Jack at Sea: All Work and No Play Made Him a Dull Boy
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Jack at Sea: All Work and No Play Made Him a Dull Boy

By George Manville Fenn
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  • George Manville Fenn
  • "Jack at Sea"
    • Or all work and no play made Jack a dull boy.
    • Chapter One.
      • When a boy is not a boy.
    • When a boy is not a boy.
    • Chapter Two.
      • Doctor Instow’s prescription.
    • Doctor Instow’s prescription.
    • Chapter Three.
      • In doleful dump.
    • In doleful dump.
    • Chapter Four.
      • A ready-made man.
    • A ready-made man.
    • Chapter Five.
      • The “Silver Star.”
    • The “Silver Star.”
    • Chapter Six.
      • Jack begins to wake.
    • Jack begins to wake.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • First sniffs of the briny.
    • First sniffs of the briny.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • Ned feels the motion of the vessel.
    • Ned feels the motion of the vessel.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • “When the raging seas do roar.”
    • “When the raging seas do roar.”
    • Chapter Ten.
      • Jack begins to come round.
    • Jack begins to come round.
    • Chapter Eleven.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • A finny prize.
    • A finny prize.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • Beginning to grow backward.
    • Beginning to grow backward.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • Doctor Instow paints a picture—with his tongue.
    • Doctor Instow paints a picture—with his tongue.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • Jack is wide-awake.
    • Jack is wide-awake.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • An awkward customer.
    • An awkward customer.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • Jack sees a volcano light up.
    • Jack sees a volcano light up.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • Finding the way in.
    • Finding the way in.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • The first run ashore.
    • The first run ashore.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • Floating blacks.
    • Floating blacks.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • An adventure.
    • An adventure.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • A sharp lesson.
    • A sharp lesson.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • The use of the lance.
    • The use of the lance.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • A circumnavigation.
    • A circumnavigation.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • “A was an archer, who shot—”
    • “A was an archer, who shot—”
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • A poisoned arrow.
    • A poisoned arrow.
    • Chapter Twenty Seven.
      • The crew have their own opinions.
    • The crew have their own opinions.
    • Chapter Twenty Eight.
      • Taken by surprise.
    • Taken by surprise.
    • Chapter Twenty Nine.
      • The missing pair.
    • The missing pair.
    • Chapter Thirty.
      • The reverse of circumstances.
    • The reverse of circumstances.
    • Chapter Thirty One.
      • A bi-startler.
    • A bi-startler.
    • Chapter Thirty Two.
      • The evil of not being used to it.
    • The evil of not being used to it.
    • Chapter Thirty Three.
      • In the face of peril.
    • In the face of peril.
    • Chapter Thirty Four.
      • Cookery under queer circumstances.
    • Cookery under queer circumstances.
    • Chapter Thirty Five.
      • In spite of all.
    • In spite of all.
    • Chapter Thirty Six.
      • Running the reef.
    • Running the reef.
    • Chapter Thirty Seven.
      • A stern chase—very.
    • A stern chase—very.
    • Chapter Thirty Eight.
      • Not beaten yet.
    • Not beaten yet.
    • Chapter Thirty Nine.
      • The last adventure.
      • The End.
    • The last adventure.
    • The End.
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