Lot Content

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
O'BRIAN, Patrick.  Master & Commander. London: Collins, 1970. 8°. Half title (marginal stain to 4 leaves). Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket (edges of cloth very lightly rubbed, a few chips to jacket). FIRST EDITION.
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
O'BRIAN, Patrick. Master & Commander. London: Collins, 1970. 8°. Half title (marginal stain to 4 leaves). Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket (edges of cloth very lightly rubbed, a few chips to jacket). FIRST EDITION.

Details
O'BRIAN, Patrick. Master & Commander. London: Collins, 1970. 8°. Half title (marginal stain to 4 leaves). Original blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket (edges of cloth very lightly rubbed, a few chips to jacket). FIRST EDITION.

With 19 other novels by Patrick O'Brian COMPRISING A COMPLETE SET OF THE AUTHOR'S AUBREY/MATURIN SEQUENCE including Post Captain (London, 1972), H.M.S. Surprise (London, 1973), The Mauritius Command (London, 1977), Desolation Island (London, 1979), The Fortune of War (London, 1979), The Surgeon's Mate (London, 1980) and The Ionian Mission (London, 1981), all FIRST EDITIONS in dust-jackets.

Also included in the lot are 6 other novels by Patrick O'Brian including Three Bear Witnesses (London, 1952) and The Road to Samarcand (London, 1954) and The Golden Ocean (1956), without jackets. (26)
Special Notice

No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
Sale Room Notice
Please note the revised estimate on this lot is £3,000 - 5,000. The 7 additional books include a copy of O'Brian's Blue at the Mizzen (London, 1999, dust-jacket, FIRST EDITION), last in the Aubrey/Maturin sequence.

More from Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts including Illustrated and Private Press Books

View All
View All