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Patrick O'Brian : critical essays and a bibliography

Author: A E Cunningham
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Patrick O'Brian is the well-known author of the Aubrey/Maturin novels, set during the Napoleonic wars. They are acknowledged by critics and readers alike as classic works of fiction and are attracting an increasingly wide audience. Patrick O'Brian is also a translator of note and the author of several biographies and other works of nonfiction. His first books appeared over forty years ago to wide and enduring  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Patrick O'Brian; Patrick O'Brian; Patrick O'Brian; Patrick O'Brian
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A E Cunningham
ISBN: 039303626X 9780393036268
OCLC Number: 30951257
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain as: Patrick O'Brian, critical appreciations and a bibliography.
Description: 175 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Black, choleric & married? / by Patrick O'Brian --
The Jack Aubrey novels / 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 --
Two stories / by Patrick O'Brian : Samphire, and Simon --
Bibliography / by A.E. Cunningham --
Four decades of reviews / by Stuart Bennett.
Other Titles: Patrick O'Brian, critical appreciations and a bibliography
Responsibility: edited by A.E. Cunningham.

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Patrick O'Brian is the well-known author of the Aubrey/Maturin novels, set during the Napoleonic wars. They are acknowledged by critics and readers alike as classic works of fiction and are attracting an increasingly wide audience. Patrick O'Brian is also a translator of note and the author of several biographies and other works of nonfiction. His first books appeared over forty years ago to wide and enduring critical acclaim.
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