It's 1813, and Horatio Hornblower is propelled toward the heart of the French Empire and his old enemy, Napoleon ...Sir Horatio Hornblower has ...Show synopsisIt's 1813, and Horatio Hornblower is propelled toward the heart of the French Empire and his old enemy, Napoleon ...Sir Horatio Hornblower has received strict and highly confidential orders from the highest rank: he must embark upon a grave and perilous mission to recapture the Flame in the Bay of Seine, where the brutal and foul-tempered Lieutenant Augustine Chadwick is being held prisoner by a mutinous crew. Rescuing the Lieutenant demands all of Horatio's spirit and seafaring prowess - for at the same time, he must contend with capturing two French cargo vessels and take part in negotiations to topple the faltering Napoleon once and for all ...This is the ninth of eleven books chronicling the adventures of C. S. Forester's inimitable nautical hero, Horatio Hornblower.Hide synopsis
Description:Good. No dust jacket. bookplate inside front board; blue cloth...Good. No dust jacket. bookplate inside front board; blue cloth showing some shelf and edgewear gilt is bright. Spine has two 1-2mm tears at top. binding loose. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. Hornblower Saga (Hardcover), 10. Audience: Young adult.
Edition: First edition. Stated 1st edition 1st printing
Publisher: Little, Brown and company,
Description:Very good. No dust jacket. Binding tight and boards showing some...Very good. No dust jacket. Binding tight and boards showing some edwear, no tears; Spine faded gilt on front bright. Pages uniformly aged. 3 p.l., -322 p. 20 cm. Red cloth over boards "First [American] edition."
Description:Little Brown, Boston, 1946. 1st edition ed, VERY GOOD+,...Little Brown, Boston, 1946. 1st edition ed, VERY GOOD+, Hardcover, 8vo, 318pppgs. Navy blue cloth, gilt decorated cover & spine, blue top edge, no jacket. Ships illustrated endpapers. First edition stated. Clean with tight pages. Shipped in a custom box and packed with care.
Description:Very good in good dust jacket. Little, Brown & Co., Boston, MA,...Very good in good dust jacket. Little, Brown & Co., Boston, MA, 1946. 1st Edition, VG+/Good, Hard Cover, Size is 12mo, 318 pgs. DJ chipped head/foot of spine & torn/worn on fore-edges, o.w. clean & tight. NO ink names, bookplates etc. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Description:Very Good. Book First edition, ex-library with minor markings,...Very Good. Book First edition, ex-library with minor markings, otherwise VG/DW chipped, reinforced at edges, otherwise VG. 322 pps. DW illustrated by Andrew Wyeth. Includes flyer from the May Company Rental Library-part of Denver's past.
Description:Like New. Light wear to covers. Text clean and unmarked. The...Like New. Light wear to covers. Text clean and unmarked. The binding is tight and square. Dust jacket in excellent condition. Book club edition. Your Satisfaction is Guaranteed!
Description:Good in ACCEPTABLE jacket. 1946. First Edition. 224 pages. Good...Good in ACCEPTABLE jacket. 1946. First Edition. 224 pages. Good condition hardback; as expected for age. Covers, pages, and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues may exist such as shelf wear, inscriptions, light foxing and tanning.
Description:Fine in Fine jacket. 284 pages First Canadian edition, first...Fine in Fine jacket. 284 pages First Canadian edition, first printing. Dust jacket art by N. C. Wyeth. The last of the Hornblower series. Fine book in a near fine dust jacket with very slight fading to the spine and light wear to the edges. A beautiful copy!
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