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Mr. Midshipman Hornblower by  C.S Forester - Hardcover - Reprint - 1986 - from Reading Habit and Biblio.com

Mr. Midshipman Hornblower

by Forester, C.S

Condition: Fair/Not Applicable


Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, 1986. Softcover, reprint edition, 140gms, 253 pages. Book is in fair condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, small pen mark on the inside back page, some minor water damage, some external wear and tearing to spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A fair to good reading copy. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Fair/Not Applicable. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

Mr. Midshipman Hornblower (published 1950) is a Horatio Hornblower novel written by C. S. Forester. Although it may considered as the first episode in the Hornblower saga, it was written as a prequel, the first Hornblower novel, The Happy Return, being published in 1937.




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