Definition of Gabriel Ferry
What does the word Gabriel Ferry mean?
part of speech: noun
the Elder, pseudonym of Eugene Louis Gabriel Ferry de Bellemare. A French story-teller (1809-52). His stories appeared first serially in the Revue des Deux Mondes. He made repeated voyages to America: in his last voyage, to California, he lost his life in the burning at sea of the ship Amazon. Among his tales are: "The Woodranger"; "Hunting with Cossacks"; "Costal the Indian"; "Scenes of Military Life in Mexico"; "The Squatters".