By Patrick O'Brian
To the pride of hundreds of thousands of Patrick O'Brian enthusiasts, this is the ultimate, partial installment of the Aubrey/Maturin sequence, for the 1st time in paperback.
Blue on the Mizzen (novel #20) ended with Jack Aubrey getting the inside track, in Chile, of his elevation to flag rank: Rear Admiral of the Blue Squadron, with orders to sail to the South Africa station. the subsequent novel, unfinished and untitled on the time of the author's demise, might were the chronicle of that undertaking, and masses else along with. the 3 chapters left on O'Brian's table are offered right here either in published version-including his corrections to the typescript-and a facsimile of his manuscript, which fits numerous pages past the tip of the typescript to incorporate a duel among Stephen Maturin and an impertinent officer who's dating his fiancée.
Of path we might quite have had the complete tale; in its place we've got this facts that O'Brian's powers of statement, his humor, and his knowing of his characters have been undiminished to the end.
Includes a Facsimile of the Manuscript.
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