Superior Stories 03: The Wreck of the Grosvenor
The Wreck of the Grosvenor (1877) is a nautical novel by William Clark Russell, first published in 3 volumes. According to John Sutherland, it was “the most popular mid-Victorian melodrama of adventure and heroism at sea.”
It remained popular and widely read in illustrated editions well into the first half of the 20th century. It was Russell’s best selling and most well known novel.
READ The Wreck of the Grosvenor at Internet Archive (scanned books, original editions, color illustrated)