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A Private Revenge - Richard Woodman

John Murray, 1989, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good/ DJ. DJ slightly ruffled at the edges. A pleasant copy.

From the cover: “In the aftermath of a typhoon Captain Nathaniel Drinkwater brings His Britannic Majesty’s frigate Patrician into the shelter of the Pearl River on the China coast. The battered ship has suffered losses among her company and is overcrowded by the unwanted addition of Russian prisoners. Seeking the means to refit, Captain Drinkwater finds himself caught up in the bizarre events following the British occupation Of Macao and Admiral Drury’s half-hearted attack on Canton.”


Jacket designed by Val Biro. Size: 9½" x 6¼". Brown boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 247 pages.
£17.50