Author: Patrick O'Brian
Publisher: London Secker & Warburg 1952
First edition signed by O’Brian on title-page. O’Brian’s second novel, uncommon to find signed.
8vo., original cream cloth lettered in red on spine with dust wrapper designed by Roy Sanford. Wrapper a little chipped at head of spine and upper flap with some old internal tape repairs (tape now removed). A very good copy.