Mr. Midshipman EasyBook - 1998
Widely Regarded as Marryat's best work. Mr. Midshipman Easy is based on the author's adventures sailing with Lord Thomas Cochrane. This classic seafaring tale is a fascinating account of naval life and warfare, of French prisons and love affairs, and of the midshipman's berth. Marryat's ready wit, unforgettable characters, and true-to-life details have earned him praise from Conrad, Hemingway, and Ford Madox Ford. who called him the greatest of English novelists.
Publisher: New York : H. Holt & Co., 1998.
Edition: 1st Henry Holt ed.
Branch Call Number: Fic
Characteristics: xviii, 340 p. ; 22 cm.