The book ‘The narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym’ was written by Egdar Allan Poe in 1838.
This book was about four survivors of a shipwreck, who killed and ate the cabin boy ‘Richard Parker’ for food.
In the year 1884, the yawl, Mignonette, fall through with only four survivors. Eventually the three senior members of the crew killed and ate the cabin boy.
The name of the cabin boy was Richard Parker.