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Thread #33289 Message #968947
Posted By: GUEST,Martin Ryan
19-Jun-03 - 08:06 AM
Thread Name: Help: Patrick O'Brian's Desolation Island
Subject: RE: Help: Patrick O Briens Desolation Island
Thanks for the listing - a few familiar items there, alright! I'm trying to recall if there were any specificlly Irish song references?
Being Irish, a scientist, a birdwatcher, deeply interested in music and a sailor - I was a sucker for the series from the start! Yes, things get strained every so often over 20 novels, but the essential sympathy and life remain.
I've slowly started to build up a collection of hardback copies, so if anyone....