Patrick O'Brian's hero Jack Aubrey is now middle aged and harrassed by family life. Given the chance to take a new assignment and command he finds himself sailing to the Indian Ocean to capture the French island bases of Mauritius and Reunion. First edition, published by Collins, London, 1977. Excellent condition, price clipped jacket.
Collins, London, 1977. Hardback with dust jacket. 268 pages. SECONDHAND