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Patrick O'Brian A Life Revealed

By: King, Dean

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Company: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 16442

ISBN: 0805059768

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Only slight wear ; A bright solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 397 pages; The untold life story of a novelist whose greatest fictional creation was his own identity.In a 1998 article in New York magazine, Dean King offered readers a small sampling of the secret history of Patrick O'Brian, the creator of the bestselling series of Aubrey-Maturin novels. O'Brian has always guarded the secrets of his personal history with a zealousness that has bordered on the obsessive. And for years his fanatical readers have speculated on the true st... View more info