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Patrick O'Brian : a life revealed

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First edition.

"Tells the story of a man, an artist and an intellectual, born Richard Patrick Russ, who first achieves literary recognition as an adolescent, when he publishes a series of popular adventure stories.After the Second World War, he emerges as Patrick O'Brian, a writer of dark, sometimes tortured short stories and highly literary novels". -- Jacket.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at OWWL.

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Lima Public Library BIO OBR (Text)
Adult Biography
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Rose Free Library BIO OBR (Text)
Adult Biographies
32147100116681
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0805059768
  • ISBN: 9780805059762
  • Physical Description: xviii, 397 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2000.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [367]-375) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"Tells the story of a man, an artist and an intellectual, born Richard Patrick Russ, who first achieves literary recognition as an adolescent, when he publishes a series of popular adventure stories.After the Second World War, he emerges as Patrick O'Brian, a writer of dark, sometimes tortured short stories and highly literary novels". -- Jacket.
Subject: O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000.
Novelists, English > 20th century > Biography.
Historical fiction > Authorship.
Sea stories > Authorship.


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