By Patrick O'Brian
To the satisfaction of hundreds of thousands of Patrick O'Brian lovers, 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 scoop, in Chile, of his elevation to flag rank: Rear Admiral of the Blue Squadron, with orders to sail to the South Africa station. the following novel, unfinished and untitled on the time of the author's loss of life, might were the chronicle of that undertaking, and masses else along with. the 3 chapters left on O'Brian's table are awarded right here either in revealed version-including his corrections to the typescript-and a facsimile of his manuscript, which fits numerous pages past the top of the typescript to incorporate a duel among Stephen Maturin and an impertinent officer who's relationship his fiancée.
Of direction we'd really have had the full tale; as an alternative we've got this evidence that O'Brian's powers of commentary, his humor, and his figuring out of his characters have been undiminished to the end.
Includes a Facsimile of the Manuscript.
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21: The Final Unfinished Voyage of Jack Aubrey (Vol. Book 21) (Aubrey/Maturin Novels) by Patrick O'Brian