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The Reverse of the Medal - Patrick O'Brian

Collins, 1986, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good - in Good DJ. Ex-library with usual marks, numerals to the spine, pocket to the pastedown, slip to the first blank, stamp to the reverse of the title page. Repairs to the pastedowns, rebound in plain boards. Dustwrapper a little rubbed at the edges with some loss at the extremities. Gently faded at the spine. Edges of the textblock heavily tanned. Slightly shelf-cocked.

From the cover: “Jack Aubrey returns from his duties protecting whalers off the South American coast and is induced by a casual acquaintance to make investments in the City on the strength of supposedly certain information. From there he is led into the half-worlds of the London criminal underground and government espionage.”
Size: 8½" x 5½"
Number of Pages: 256
ISBN: 0002227339
Cover Art By: Barbosa

£60.00 (Now Sold)