Mr. Midshipman Hornblower by C. S. Forester

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Published by Chivers Press, Thorndike Press in Bath, Avon, England, Thorndike, Me .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Large type books.,
  • Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
  • Midshipmen -- Fiction.,
  • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 18th century -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementC.S. Forester.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6011.O56 M7 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination360 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1094876M
ISBN 100745123945, 0745126030, 078620284X
LC Control Number94019362

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