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The letter of Marque

by Patrick O"Brian

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    First published as a Norton paperback 1992 by arrangement with William Collins & Co. Ltd.

    StatementPatrick O"Brian.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination284 p. :
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22277606M
    ISBN 100393309053

    Letter of Marque is, besides all else, the Aubrey/Maturin novel in which Patrick O'Brian presents the most sustained demonstration of his gift for comedy. We read the books for many oft-stated reasons--the beauty of the friendship between Jack and Stephen; the quality of the prose; the excitement of the action sequences; etcnot least 5/5. The Letter of Marque by Patrick O’Brian. Kindle. Patrick O’Brian’s Aubrey-Maturin tales are widely acknowledged to be the greatest series of historical novels ever written. Now, for the first time, they are available in electronic book format, so a whole new generation of readers can be swept away on the adventure of a lifetime.

    Foster's Letter of Marque. A Tale of Old Sydney. By. Louis Becke. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. From The Tapu of Banderah and Other Stories. Get this from a library! The letter of Marque. [Patrick O'Brian] -- Captain Jack Aubrey, a brilliant and experienced officer, has been struck off the list of post-captains for a crime he did not commit. His old friend Stephen Maturin, usually cast as a ship's surgeon.

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The Letter of Marque. Aubrey/Maturin Series, Book 12 (The New York Times Book Review) "No writer alive can move one as O'Brian can; no one can make you laugh so loud with hilarity, whiten your knuckles with unbearable tension or choke with emotion.

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The Letter of Marque, Patrick O’Brian’s twelfth book in his Aubrey-Maturin series, picks up shortly after the events of The Reverse of the Medal, with Captain Jack Aubrey taking the private ship Surprise on cutting-out missions to the Azores, the coast of France, and Sweden all preparatory to a planned mission to South America.

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