A fortunate find in a Free Library, The Fair and the Bold by Donn O’Hara. Copyright 1957. Cover price: 35 cents. Beautiful cover illustration by Barye W. Phillips. Old, golden prose. Featuring the adventures of mariner Fletcher Steele, and the untamed La Cacafuego or (my amateur translation) shitfire. I just read Gene Wolfe’s Pirate Freedom…

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