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The Fake Shipwreck (Snippets 44)

In 1831 an exciting account of a shipwreck was published by ‘editor’ Miss Jane Porter.  The only survivors were a husband and wife and their dog, who survived by a lucky set of circumstances: One of the men said we … Continue reading

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