The Far Side of the World (Vol. Book 10) (Aubrey/Maturin Novels)

By: O'BRIAN, Patrick

Price: $25.00


The war of 1812 continues, and Jack Aubrey sets course for Cape Horn on a mission after his own heart: intercepting a powerful American frigate outward bound to play havoc with the British whaling trade. Stephen Maturin has fish of his own to fry in the world of secret intelligence. Disaster in various guises awaits them in the Great South Sea and in the far reaches of the Pacific: typhoons, castaways, shipwrecks, murder, and criminal insanity.

Title: The Far Side of the World (Vol. Book 10) (Aubrey/Maturin Novels)

Author Name: O'BRIAN, Patrick

Categories: Fiction - Literature,

Edition: Sixth Printing This Edition

Publisher: USA, W. W. Norton & Company: 1994

ISBN Number: 039303710X

ISBN Number 13: 9780393037104

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: As New

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Weight: 1.00

Seller ID: 25465

Description: Captain Jack Aubrey, accompanied by ship's surgeon and intelligence operative, Stephen Maturin, sails for Cape Horn, assigned to intercept an American frigate that is disrupting the British whaling trade. [Novel on which the movie starring Russell Crowe was based]. A Norton 'uniform edition'. First published in London in 1984. 366 pages. An 'as new' copy in a like, unclippd dustjacket. Weight, 591g, unpacked. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight.

Keywords: MARITIME NAVAL NOVEL