Blue at the Mizzen : Patrick O'Brian and the 19th century : an exhibition
The catalogue for an exhibition, inspired by the acquisition of Patrick O’Brian’s letters and manuscripts and the first editions of books published in the Aubrey/Maturin series, on the navy and seamanship in the nineteenth century. In addition to selections from the O’Brian collection, the exhibition featured materials relating to the British Navy, the historical people and events behind O’Brian’s novels, shipbuilding and outfitting, life at sea, medicine and natural history, and art, literature and music inspired by the sea.
Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
Bloomington, Ind. : Lilly Library, Indiana University.
O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000.
Perkins, Jodine, curator.
Cape, Rebecca Campbell, 1949-, curator.
Cagle, William R. (William Rea), foreword.
30 p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.
Lilly Library PR6029.B55 Z68 2008