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The wreck of the Mary Deare

Hammond Innes

The wreck of the Mary Deare

by Hammond Innes

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHammond Innes.
SeriesA Borzoi book
The Physical Object
Pagination211 p. ;
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23334639M

The Wreck of the Mary Deare Hardcover – 1 Jan by Hammond Innes (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ /5(). New York: Knopf, First Edition - American. Signed by the cast and crew of the acclaimed film to the book’s author Hammond Innes, including Gary Cooper and Charlton Heston with the following inscriptions: “and Many thanks for ‘Patch’ [Cooper’s character, Gideon Patch], Sincerely, Gary Cooper” and “With admiration for the book and thanks for the part!

Get this from a library! The wreck of the Mary Deare. [Hammond Innes] -- The battered hulk of a huge ship looms out of the stinging spray of a furious gale. Only one man, half-mad, remains aboard, working without sleep or sustenance to save her from sinking. But this man. The Wreck of the Mary Deare gave me a total love of thrillers and Hammond Innes is an absolutely brilliant writer -- Minette Walters Hammond Innes surely the doyen of the well-made modern thriller, Daily Telegraph They say people can’t write stories anymore. Tell that to Hammond Innes, Sunday Times/5().

Buy The Wreck of the Mary Deare Book Club Ed. by Innes, Hammond (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). the wreck of the mary deare by Hammond Innes ‧ RELEASE DATE: N/A Now Literary Guild selection, this report is repeated from the May 15th bulletin as follows: ""A new adventure story again offers some excellent excitement and the sea this time is an implacable opponent and the final repository of the many dark deeds which led to the wreck of.


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Overall, The Wreck of the Mary Deare is a page-turner. It was great to read shortly after its release, every bit as exciting during a second read nearly sixty years later, and much better than the movie that bears the same name/5(72). The Wreck of the Mary Deare - Kindle edition by Innes, Hammond.

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With Gary Cooper, Charlton Heston, Michael Redgrave, Emlyn Williams. A disgraced merchant marine officer elects to stay aboard his sinking cargo ship in order to prove the vessel was deliberately scuttled /10(K). The Wreck of the Mary Deare is a Metrocolor (in CinemaScope) British-American thriller film directed by Michael Anderson and starring Gary Cooper and Charlton Heston, and featuring Michael Redgrave, Cecil Parker, Richard Harris and John Le screenplay by Eric Ambler was based on the novel of the same name by Hammond InnesMusic by: George Duning.

This book should be on every school curriculum. Fascinating, exhilarating, saddening, frustrating - this book brings out every emotion humanly possible. The style of writing leaves you feeling the spirit of the Mary Deare and the shifting of her along the reefs of The Minkies.

Fantastic. I cannot wait to get my hands on it again5/5(5). High-level spoilers ahead. The Wreck of the Mary Deare, written in by Hammond Innes, belongs to the genre of adventure and drama tales that crosses the gap between great literature and pure a land-lubber who’s only sea-faring experience is a few long off-shore jaunts on deep-sea fishing boats, a couple of yacht trips.

The book was made into a film with Charlton Heston as Sands, and Gary Cooper as Captain patch. It is a classic called, aptly, "The Wreck of the Mary Deare". Although not following exactly the same as the book, it is still a well done Movie, a classic old movie well worth seeing.

I actually saw the movie first, and had to read the book. Miss Temptation wasn't published in book form until in the collection Welcome to the Monkey House.

Elmore's Moment of Vengeance was made into a Schlitz Playhouse of Stars Episode in September The Hammond Innes novel The Wreck of Mary Deare was published in Light rubbing to the surface of the cover. Light edge wear. Novel of an obsolete ocean freighter, a veteran of both World Wars, and of Gideon Patch, the ship's mate.

Published serially as "The Mary Deare.". Talented special effects and adventure director Michael Anderson (Around the World in 80 Days, ) keeps the suspense going in this drama about 5/5(3). The crew of the small craft leaps into action, straining the Sea Witch's sails to the limit, barely getting her out of the way.

John Sands, captain of the Sea Witch, catches a glimpse of the great ship as it passes by: Her name is Mary Deare, and her crew is nowhere to be seen. A salvage expert, Sands sees a payday in the abandoned, drifting hulk. The Wreck of the Mary Deare by Hammond Innes and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Wreck of the Mary Deare - Ebook written by Hammond Innes.

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3D model of the Mary Deare after the book and film the Wreck of the Mary Deare by Hammond Innes. Video is made in Google Earth. The Wreck of the Mary Deare () Plot.

Showing all 2 items Jump to: Summaries (2) Summaries. A disgraced merchant marine officer elects to stay aboard his sinking cargo ship in order to prove the vessel was deliberately scuttled and, as a.

As for the nationality of Mary Deare's John Sands, Mike Duncan and Harold Lowden (Hal), I'd always assumed that they were British but, you're right, the book doesn't seem to specify a nationality for any of them. I would assume that this was deliberate on the part of Innes, together with the 1st person narrative, to ensure "buy-in" from the reader.

The Wreck of the Mary Deare by Hammond Innes. Alfred A. Knopf. Hardcover. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library.

Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included. He was a keen and accomplished sailor, which passion inspired his bestseller The Wreck of the Mary Deare.

The equally successful film adaptation of this novel enabled Innes to buy a large yacht, the Mary Deare, in which he sailed around the world for the next fifteen years, accompanied by his wife and fellow author Dorothy Lang. The Wreck of the Mary Deare: Hammond Innes: Books - Skip to main content.

Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your address /5(4). ‎ This thrilling nautical mystery begins with an empty ship coasting through the dark and unfolds into a courtroom drama.

On a cold, foggy night, a little sailboat called the Sea Witch is cruising calmly through the dark when a freighter suddenly rears out of the mist /5(5).UNFORTUNATELY, Hammond Innes' wonderful sea yarn, "The Wreck of the Mary Deare," is more effective on the printed page than on film, despite the apt, horizon-wide screen of the Roxy.