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The Nutmeg of Consolation. by  Patrick O'BRIAN - First Edition - 1991 - from Peter Harrington (SKU: 35853)

The Nutmeg of Consolation.

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The Nutmeg of Consolation.

by O'BRIAN, Patrick

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Collins, London,, 1991. Octavo. Original blue cloth, titles to spine gilt. With dust jacket. Book slightly rolled in fine dust jacket. First Edition, First Impression.

Synopsis

The Nutmeg of Consolation is the fourteenth book in the Aubrey-Maturin series of novels by Patrick O'Brian. Its opening chapter continues directly from the ending of the previous novel in the series, The Thirteen-Gun Salute.

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Bookseller
Peter Harrington GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
35853
Title
The Nutmeg of Consolation.
Author
O'BRIAN, Patrick
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Collins, London,
Date published
1991

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About Peter Harrington

Since its establishment, Peter Harrington has specialised in sourcing, selling and buying the finest quality original first editions, signed, rare and antiquarian books, fine bindings and library sets. Peter Harrington first began selling rare books from the Chelsea Antiques Market on London's King's Road. For the past twenty years the business has been run by Pom Harrington, Peter's son.

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
rolled
rolled spine or spine rolled. Damage to a book created by pressure to the spine making it fold or crease in the cover. Damage...[more]
jacket
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octavo
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Cloth
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
fine
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