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Mr Midshipman Easy by Frederick Marryat

£14.99

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Widely regarded as Marryat's best work, Mr. Midshipman Easy is based on the author's adventures sailing with Lord Thomas Cochrane. This classic seafaring tale is a fascinating account of naval life and warfare, of French prisons and love affairs, and of the midshipman's berth. Marryat's ready wit, unforgettable characters, and true-to-life details have earned him praise from Conrad, Hemingway, and Ford Madox Ford, who called him "the greatest of English novelists."

The text of the book itself is in English but it contains an introduction and explanatory notes in Russian. also contains a few two colour illustrations by an unidentified illustrator.

Book is in great condition, although dust cover and inside front cover have small tears.

Item details

Author(s):
Marryat, Frederick
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
457
Publisher:
Moscow Progress
Title:
Mr Midshipman Easy

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Widely regarded as Marryat's best work, Mr. Midshipman Easy is based on the author's adventures sailing with Lord Thomas Cochrane. This classic seafaring tale is a fascinating account of naval life and warfare, of French prisons and love affairs, and of the midshipman's berth. Marryat's ready wit, unforgettable characters, and true-to-life details have earned him praise from Conrad, Hemingway, and Ford Madox Ford, who called him "the greatest of English novelists."

The text of the book itself is in English but it contains an introduction and explanatory notes in Russian. also contains a few two colour illustrations by an unidentified illustrator.

Book is in great condition, although dust cover and inside front cover have small tears.

Author(s):
Marryat, Frederick
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
457
Publisher:
Moscow Progress
Title:
Mr Midshipman Easy

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