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Blue at the mizzen 1st edition 1st impression

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Blue at the mizzen by Patrick O'Brian. 1st edition 1st impression 1999. Published by Harper Collins 1999. In very good condition. Some tanning to page edges.

The much anticipated Aubrey-Maturin novel. 'The novel's stirring action follows on from that of The Hundred Days. Napoleon's hundred days of freedom and his renewed threat to Europe have ended at Waterloo and Aubrey has finally, as the title suggests, become a blue level admiral. He and Maturin have -- at last -- set sail on their much postponed mission to Chile. Vivid with the salty tang of life at sea, O'Brian's writing is as powerful as ever whether he writes of naval hierarchies, night-actions or the most celebrated fictional friendship since that of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson. Blue at the Mizzen also brings alive the sights and sounds of revolutionary South America in a story as exciting as any O'Brian has written.

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1st edition 1st impression
Author(s):
O'Brian P
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22x13x3cm
Edition:
1st edition 1st impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
262
Publisher:
Harper Collins
Title:
Blue at the mizzen

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Blue at the mizzen by Patrick O'Brian. 1st edition 1st impression 1999. Published by Harper Collins 1999. In very good condition. Some tanning to page edges.

The much anticipated Aubrey-Maturin novel. 'The novel's stirring action follows on from that of The Hundred Days. Napoleon's hundred days of freedom and his renewed threat to Europe have ended at Waterloo and Aubrey has finally, as the title suggests, become a blue level admiral. He and Maturin have -- at last -- set sail on their much postponed mission to Chile. Vivid with the salty tang of life at sea, O'Brian's writing is as powerful as ever whether he writes of naval hierarchies, night-actions or the most celebrated fictional friendship since that of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson. Blue at the Mizzen also brings alive the sights and sounds of revolutionary South America in a story as exciting as any O'Brian has written.

Added value:
1st edition 1st impression
Author(s):
O'Brian P
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22x13x3cm
Edition:
1st edition 1st impression
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
262
Publisher:
Harper Collins
Title:
Blue at the mizzen

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