This collection offers:
A Smile of Fortune by Joseph Conrad
The Sea Horses and The Shamraken Homeward Bound from William Hope Hodgson
The Galley Slaves and The Far South from Pierre Mac Orlan
A Descent into the Maelstrom from Edgar Allan Poe
The Three Customs Officers from Marcel Schwob
The Shipwreck from Robert Louis Stevenson
These eight tales, themselves interspersed by seven double-page spreads dedicated to extracts from illustrated classics, deliver a rich, poetic, and masterfully crafted work of life and death on the sea.
Publisher: Naval Institute Press
Number of pages: 120
Dimensions: 279 x 203 mm
"Men at Sea is one of the most striking collections of short works in comics seen in some time.... This is a virtual treasure trove for those who love art, literature, and history." - Comics Grinder
"Riff Reb's is a truly remarkable storyteller; his artwork is timeless and evocative and his skills at writing easily match it. [...] Strange and beautiful in equal measure, this is a fine example of what can be done with the medium of the graphic novel." - Hellbound.ca
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