The Unknown Shore

By: O'BRIAN, Patrick

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Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Stated First American Edition, 1995 of the author's work of historical fiction, which describes aspects of the wreck of HMS Wager off the coast of Chile in 1741. The harrowing aftermath of the wreck included mutiny, bloodshed and attempts by crew members to somehow survive and return to Britain. --- In blue paper-covered boards backed in beige cloth; spine titling in blue. Dust jacket features striking wrap-around color painting by Geoff Hunt. --- With a faint bit of soiling to cloth, otherwise a bright, clean, newish copy. Unclipped jacket with a small tear near tail of spine, else bright and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 313 pages

Title: The Unknown Shore

Author Name: O'BRIAN, Patrick

Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>England, UK and UK History,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1995

ISBN Number: 0393038599

ISBN Number 13: 9780393038590

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 80522