The Pirates! In an Adventure with Communists: A Novel

The Pirates! In an Adventure with Communists: A Novel

Gideon Defoe

London, 1840: Wagner's most recent opera performs to packed homes whereas disgruntled employees assemble in crowded pubs to devour ice cream and plan the downfall of the bourgeoisie. in the meantime, the Pirate Captain unearths himself incarcerated at Scotland backyard, in a case of fallacious identity.

Discovering that his doppelgänger is none except Karl Marx, the Captain and his workforce are unwittingly stuck up in a sinister plot that includes highbrow giants, huge, immense beards, and a quest to find no matter if ham may fairly be the opium of the people.

Includes, at no extra cost, The Wit and knowledge of the Pirate Captaina significant Philosophical Work.

On the problem of Love:
If you are off to struggle in a conflict, snap a ship's biscuit in part and provides your female friend the opposite part. in the event you meet back, they'll match—like halves of a unmarried soul! with a bit of luck, it will cease her dozing with different men.

On existence in General:
Life is sort of a massive shanty. every thing may be high quality as long as everybody sings in concord. but when somebody performs a duff word at the accordion or attempts to break-dance at a delicate bit, then there'll be every kind of hassle, mark my phrases.

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