Tag Archives: Stephen Maturin

“One of the great papist characters in modern fiction”

At the UK’s best Catholic weekly, the Catholic Herald, there is a fun piece about books I often mention here, the Aubrey/Maturin series by Patrick O’Brian, who would be 100 years old this year. Which I would that he had … Continue reading

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Starting anew … O’BRIAN!

I have begun making my way through the Patrick O’Brian series again.  Huzzah! I can’t always be reading Ambrose, Augustine and Missalia Romana, after all. We begin with Master and Commander. It has been some years since I have read … Continue reading

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