Title THE YELLOW ADMIRAL
Book Condition Mild creasing to the front endpaper, else fine in blue cloth-backed boards blind-stamped with O'Brian's monogram, and spine titled in gilt; in a fine pictorial dust jacket with vivid wraparound illustration by Geoff Hunt.
Publisher New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., (1996).
0393040445 / 9780393040449
Seller ID 12948.10
Reverting to the themes of some of the earlier Aubrey/Maturin novels, O'Brian explores the social and physical landscapes of 19th Century England as Jack faces "yellowing"--being promoted to the rank of admiral with no squadron to command.
Nautical Fiction. Adventure Fiction.