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Frederick Marryat Quotes
I would rather write for the instruction, or even the amusement of the poor than for the amusement of the rich.
Cricket is the greatest game that the wit of man has yet devised.- Sir Pelham Warner
Advertising is selling Twinkies to adults.- Donald R. Vance
The struggle of the male to learn to listen to and respect his own intuitive, inner prompt...- Herb Goldberg
Each generation of the church in each setting has the responsibility of communicating the ...- Francis Schaeffer
Each had defended his own country; the Germans Germany, the Frenchmen France; they had don...- Ernst Toller
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|Birth:||10th July, 1792|
|Death:||9th August, 1848|
|Profession:||Naval Officer, Novelist, Writer|
Captain Frederick Marryat was born in Westminster, London, UK. He was a British Royal Navy officer, novelist, and an acquaintance of Charles Dickens, noted today as an early pioneer of the sea story. He wrote several novels include: Mr Midshipman Easy, The Children of the New Forest, The Phantom Ship, Peter Simple, Percival Keene, Poor Jack, and The Settlers in Canada. He wrote other books include: The king's own, Jacob Faithful, A diary in America, The Pirate, The Naval Officer, The Privateersman, The Little Savage, Monsieur Violet, and The Three Cutters.
Today's Anniversary - 25th March
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- 1931 - Thomas Wilson
- 1921 - Mary Douglas
- 1931 - Kenneth Haigh
- 1937 - Tom Monaghan
- 1976 - Josef Albers
- 1977 - Nunnally Johnson
- 1983 - Thomas S. Gates Jr.
- 1980 - Milton H. Erickson
- 1969 - Max Eastman
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