Contents
 
Selected Extracts from the "Naval Sketch Book" Vol I

by

Captain Glascock

Contents

The First Volume

At the present time I've only included the items which I thought of interest, tickled me, or seemed worth including - maybe more i.d.c. If I've not made a link it isn't there.

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Image opposite Frontispiece  
Frontispiece  
The Chase - a Tale founded on Fact 1
Strictures on Smollett 121
Notes for Naval Maxims-(found in the Pocket-book of a Post Captain) 141
Jacks Eccentricities:-  
A Distinction without a Difference
147
Good Pilotage
149
Jack a Punster
151
Too much of one thing
153
Taking it Easy
156
A New System of Signals 163
Dialogue of the Deck.-The March-o'-Mind; Or, Intellect Afloat.- Jack a Duellist

201

Twenty-eight Gun Ships and Ten-gun Brigs. 239
Recreations in Rhyme.-The Lieutenant's Lament 267
The Boarders.-A Galley Stave 271
Leaves of the Private Log of a Captain on Half-Pay 276
Jack in Parliament.-Dialogue of the Deck 282

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