Blue at the Mizzen : Patrick O'Brian and the 19th century : an exhibition

Title

Blue at the Mizzen : Patrick O'Brian and the 19th century : an exhibition

Description

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.

Creator

Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)

Publisher

Bloomington, Ind. : Lilly Library, Indiana University.

Date

c2008

Contributor

O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000.
Perkins, Jodine, curator.
Cape, Rebecca Campbell, 1949-, curator.
Cagle, William R. (William Rea), foreword.

Format

30 p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 28 cm.

Identifier

Lilly Library PR6029.B55 Z68 2008
PURL: http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/general/VAB9907