|Statement||by Captain Marryat.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||448 p. :|
|Number of Pages||448|
Peter Simple is an early novel by Captain Frederick Marryat, he who actually served during the Napoleonic Wars and under the redoubtable Lord Cochrane to boot. As such, Marryat's sea novels are replete with details of life as actually experienced by the men and officers of the time/5(29). Indeed, Peter Simple is considered by many to be the best of Captain Marryat's novels. Peter Simple goes to sea as a young, naive, midshipman during the Napoleonic wars. He is taken under the wing /5(2). Indeed, Peter Simple is considered by many to be the best of Captain Marryat's novels. Peter Simple goes to sea as a young, naive, midshipman during the Napoleonic wars. He is taken under the wing of Terence O'Brien, a Master's Mate, who, a bit at a time, brings Peter into a mature adulthood. May 22, · Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Peter Simple books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.
Peter Simple's Century book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5. Peter firmly believes that many of the books in our Bibles today are true: Peter was an eyewitness of Jesus’ majesty when He was transfigured (you can read about that in Mark 9), and so he is not just following a made-up story of Jesus. He was there. He heard the . Jul 27, · Buy "Peter Simple's" Century by "Simple Peter", Michael Wharton (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). One of a collection of classic sea stories, this is the story of Peter Simple, who is sent to sea to make his way in life. Simple proves to be both gallant and good-natured, and the book follows his exploits on land and sea. Many episodes in the novel are based on actual incidents.5/5(1).