(1819 - 1875)
Charles Kingsley was a broad church priest of the Church of England, a university professor, social reformer, historian and novelist.
A compendium of stories, poems and articles, some of which have new illustrations.
Runaways and Castaways (1908)
A selection of stories of adventure from well known authors. Read for free online at HathiTrust.
The Water Babies (1916)
Tom the chimney sweep is swept away to the bottom of the sea. Read online at archive.org.
The Water Babies (1919)
Tom the chimney sweep is swept away to the bottom of the sea.
The Water Babies (1997)
Tom the little chimney sweep is swept away to the bottom of the sea.
Westward Ho! (1920)
Amyas Leigh sails from England with Francis Drake and becomes a freebooter or pirate in the Carribean. He later returns to England at the time of the Spanish Armada. The novel is blighted by it virulent anti-Catholicsm. Read online at Hathitrust.