The Three Musketeers
By Mead Schaeffer.
I know that the Musketeers have absolutely nothing to do with the sea, but I tend to lump them in with other swashbucklers like Captain Blood, etc., so for me they're sort of second-cousins to pirates. And they did cross the English Channel a lot.
The Blue Fairy Book
By Frank Godwin.
Dead men tell lots of tales, actually
Animation background from The Rescuers.
Your 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Picture of the Day
By Alphonse de Neuville.
By Matthew S. Armstrong.
Why my son will never be able to read my blog...
My boy's got a severe phobia of tentacles and suction cups. I think I'm developing one too after seeing this. But I appreciate Calvin for staying on the watchtower and letting us know what the Evil Cephalopodic Forces are up to.
Octo-Samurai. We're screwed.