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Annotated Reference Guide to Collectible Books

Patrick O'Brian

Patrick O'Brian. Caesar - The Life Story of A Panda Leopard. Putnam, London (1930). Color frontis and 13 plates by Rountree; Dust jacket price of $2.00

Patrick O'Brian. Beasts Royal. Putnam, London (1934). illustrated with colour frontis. and 8 full page b/w plates by Charles Tunnicliffe

Patrick O'Brian. Hussein. Oxford University Press, London (1938).

Patrick O'Brian. The Last Pool. Secker and Warburg, London (1950).

Patrick O'Brian. Testimonies.. Harcourt, Brace, New York (1952). First American Edition

Patrick O'Brian. Three Bear Witness. Secker and Warburg, London (1952). 1st UK edition; Dust jacket design by Roy Sanford;

Patrick O'Brian. The Catalans. Harcourt, Brace,, New York (1953). First American Edition; Willy Mucha Jacket Design (illustrator); First edition stated on copyright page;

Patrick O'Brian. The Road to Samarcand. Rupert Hart-Davis, London (1954). pictorial dust jacket by Ralph Thompson; 5,000 copies printed

Patrick O'Brian. The Walker and Other Stories. Harcourt Brace, New York (1955). Collects twenty-five stories; $3.50; Published a year later as Lying in the Sun; First American edition

Patrick O'Brian. Lying in the Sun. Rubert Hart-Davis, London (1956).

Patrick O'Brian. The Golden Ocean. Rupert Hart-Davis, London (1956).

Patrick O'Brian. The Golden Ocean. John Day, New York (1957). First American edition; Cover art by C. Walter Hodges;

Patrick O'Brian. The Unknown Shore. Rupert Hart-Davis, London (1959).

Patrick O'Brian. Richard Temple. MacMillan, London (1962).

Patrick O'Brian. Master and Commander. Lippincott, New York (1969).

Patrick O'Brian. Master and Commander. Collins, London (1970). First British edition;

Patrick O'Brian. Post Captain. Collins, London (1972). First UK Edition; dust jacket designed by Eileen Walton; 1.80 to the front flap

Patrick O'Brian. Post Captain. Lippincott, New York (1972). First US Edition; illustrated DJ with yellow titles; Top of front flap coded 972. No later printings mentioned to either jacket or title page

Patrick O'Brian. H M S Surprise. London: Collins (1973). First U.K. Edition; Price of 2.50 on front flap of dust jacket

Patrick O'Brian. H.M.S. Surprise. Lippincott, Philladelphia (1973). First US Edition

Patrick O'Brian. THE CHIAN WINE And Other Stories. Collins, London (1974).

Patrick O'Brian. Pablo Ruiz Picasso; A Biography. Collins, London (1976).

Patrick O'Brian. The Mauritius Command. Collins, London (1977). priced at 3.95net; First English edition

Patrick O'Brian. Desolation Island. Collins, London (1978). First UK Edition;

Patrick O'Brian. The Mauritius Command. Stein and Day, New York (1978). Price of $8.95 on front flap of dust jacket;

Patrick O'Brian. Desolation Island. Stein and Day, New York (1979). First American Edition; original $9.95 price; The fifth in the series

Patrick O'Brian. The Fortune of War. Collins, London (1979). First UK Edition; dust jacket priced at 5.50;

Patrick O'Brian. The Surgeon's Mate. Collins, London (1980). Jacket painting of H.M. sloop Sparrowhawk by W. Smyth (illustrator); First UK Edition; price of '5.95 net' on the front flap.

Patrick O'Brian. The Ionian Mission. Collins, London (1981).

Patrick O'Brian. Treason's Harbour. Collins, London (1983). The ninth volume in the Aubrey-Maturin series; First UK Edition

Patrick O'Brian. The Far Side of the World. Collins, London (1984). First UK Edition

Patrick O'Brian. The Reverse of the Medal. Collins, London (1986). First UK Edition; 'First Published 1986' to the copyright page

Patrick O'Brian. The Letter of Marque. An Aubrey-Maturin novel.. Collins, London (1988). pictorial dust jacket illustrated by Geoff Hunt and priced 10.95; First UK Edition

Patrick O'Brian. The Thirteen Gun Salute. Collins, London (1989). pictorial jacket illustrated by Geoff Hunt and priced 11.95; First U.K. Edition

Patrick O'Brian. The Nutmeg of Consolation.. Collins, London (1991). Geoff Hunt (illustrator); price of 13.99

Patrick O'Brian. Clarissa Oakes. Harper Collins, London (1992). US title was The Truelove; First UK Edition; First Impression (full number line); dust jacket priced 14.99

Patrick O'Brian. The Wine-Dark Sea. Norton, New York (1993). First American Edition;

Patrick O'Brian. The Commodore.. Harper Collins, London. (1994). priced at 14.99; 1st UK edition;

Patrick O'Brian. Blue at the Mizzen. Harper Collins, London (1999).

Patrick O'Brian. The Complete Aubrey/Maturin Novels. WW Norton Co, New York (2004).

Patrick O'Brian. Master and Commander. Folio Society, New York (2008).