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The Flag Captain

by Kent, Alexander

Condition: VG/VG


London: Hutchinson & Co (Publishers) Ltd., 1971. Signed by author 'To Rod With Best Wishes Alexander Kent 1977' on title page. Cover: Clean brown cloth cover with gilt titles. Light thin bumping to head & foot of spine. Mild foxing to edges. Soft small yellowing to two pages fore-edge otherwise clean content, binding tight. 384p Dj: mild rubbing and light scratches. Head edge with thin rubbed creasing, a couple of small closed tears with one with small cellotape repair. Bottom edge with tiny closed tear and chip. Soft sunning to spine. Couple of short crinkles to front flap fore-edge.. Author. First Edition. Hb. VG/VG.

Douglas Reeman (Alexander Kent) did convoy duty in the Atlantic, the Arctic and the North Sea. He has written over thirty novels under his own name and more than twenty bestselling historical novels featuring Richard Bolitho under the pseudonym Alexander Kent.


  • Bookseller: BOOKMARK Ltd NZ (NZ)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 029246
  • Title: The Flag Captain
  • Author: Kent, Alexander
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - VG
  • Jacket condition: VG
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Hutchinson & Co (Publishers) Ltd.
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1971
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fiction > General;


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