Japhet In Search Of A Father

By: Frederick Marryat
Published By: Double9 Books
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"Japhet in Search of a Father" by Frederick Marryat is a captivating novel in British literature that embarks on a thrilling adventure of coming-of-age and self-discovery. Marryat's work follows the journey of Japhet, an orphan in search of paternal guidance, as he navigates the maritime world in pursuit of his father. Set against the backdrop of the sea, the novel delves into the complexities of the father-son relationship and the quest for identity. As Japhet encounters various challenges and adventures, he forms enduring friendships and learns valuable lessons about life and honor. Marryat skillfully infuses the narrative with humor and wit, creating a vibrant and engaging bildungsroman that resonates with readers of all ages. Through moments of enlightenment and self-reflection, Japhet undergoes profound growth and transformation, emerging as a resilient and courageous young man. With its blend of adventure, camaraderie, and introspection, "Japhet in Search of a Father" captures the essence of the maritime world and the universal journey of self-discovery. Marryat's novel stands as a timeless classic, offering readers an unforgettable tale of adventure, friendship, and the pursuit of one's destiny.

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Frederick Marryat

Captain Frederick Marryat (an early innovator of the sea story) was a British Royal Navy Officer and novelist. He gained the Royal Human Society's gold medal for bravery, before leaving the services in 1830 to write books. He is mainly remembered for his stories of the sea, many written from his own experiences. He started a series of adventure novels marked by a brilliant, direct narrative style and an absolute fund of incident and fun. These have The King's Own (1830), Peter Simple (1834), and Mr. Midshipman Easy (1836). He also created a number of children's books, among which The Children of the New Forest (1847), a story of the English Civil Wars is a classic of children literature. A Life and Letters was processed by his daughter Florence (1872). He is recognized also for a broadly used system of maritime flag signalling known as Marryat's Code. Familiar for his adventurous novels, his works are known for their representation of deep family bonds and social structure beside naval action. Marryat died in 1848 at the age of fifty.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 374 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 9362768267
  • ISBN-13: 9789362768261
  • Item Weight: 486.2g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 20.6mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / General