1st ed. 175, p, illus. Minute ding to front panel of jacket else fine copy in jacket. Signed by the editor on title page. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: Patrick O’Brian: critical appreciations and ...
Editorial: Boston Spa: The British Library
Año de publicación: 1994
Descripción New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, 1994., 1994. American first edition (as stated upon copyright page). 176 pages. Hardcover: H 24.25cm x L 16cm. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, light bumping at spine ends, slight curling at top edges of panels. Blue cloth. Negligible red ink dot on fore-edge. Interior pages are clean. Binding is firm. A very good+ copy in a very good+ dust jacket. With an Introduction by William Waldegrave, two leaves of unpaged b/w plates and illustrations; and Notes on the Contributors. Twelve essays/contributions titled as: "Black, Choleric & Married?" by Patrick O'Brian; "The Jack Aubrey Novels: An Editorial Report" by Richard Ollard; "In Which We Serve" by John Bayley; "Arms and the Man" by Charlton Heston; "The Naval World of Jack Aubrey" by N.A.M. Rodger; "Jack Aubrey's Ships" by Brian Lavery; "The Medical World of Dr. Stephen Maturin" by Louis Jolyon West; "Samphire" by Patrick O'Brian; "Simon" by Patrick O'Brian; "Bibliography" by A.E. Cunningham; and "Four Decades of Reviews" by Stuart Bennett. ISBN 039303626X. Nº de ref. de la librería NEW-1935
Descripción Boston Spa: The British Library, 1994. 1st ed. 175, p, illus. Minute ding to front panel of jacket else fine copy in jacket. Signed by the editor on title page. Nº de ref. de la librería wb13639
Descripción The British Library (1994)., (West Yorkshire):, 1994. Estado de conservación: Fine. First edition. Number 16 of only 50 numbered copies SIGNED by Patrick O'Brian. Handsomely bound in three-quarter leather, with marbled endpapers and all edges gilt. Includes an autobiographical piece, four poems and two stories by O'Brian. Illustrated with a color frontis photograph and six black-and-white photographs of O'Brian, a profile of the H.M.S. Surprise and various black-and-white decorations.According to Arthur Cunningham the edition was produced in five different toned half-calf bindings, each with different endpapers - 10 each. 20 copies were given to the contributors and others and only 30 copies were offered for sale. Fine in slipcase. Nº de ref. de la librería 53332