You may have read our online post about the recently published book The Frigate Surprise by Brian Lavery and Geoff Hunt. A collaboration between one of the world's leading naval historians and one of the finest contemporary painters. It also includes some specially commissioned paintings and preparatory sketches contributed by Geoff Hunt and a set of line drawings by Karl Heinz Marquardt.
Publisher Conway Maritime have also exclusively produced a Numbered Limited Special Edition of the book. Each book is hand numbered and signed by Brian Lavery and Geoff Hunt and bound in real cloth and presented in an embossed real cloth slip case. That's not all - in addition to this there will be a signed and numbered print from Geoff Hunt that comes free with your Limited Special Edition. Only 250 copies of this have been produced - so be quick about ordering!
To order your copy of the Special Edition for £100, call 0870 787 1613 and quote reference CH1061
Our friends at Conway Maritime have kindly offered readers of Traditional Boats & Tall Ships the chance to win a copy of the Limited Special Edition. We have one copy to give away to readers of tallship.co.uk - so to enter all you need to do is email the answer to the following question to firstname.lastname@example.org along with your name, address and contact information by 22nd February 2009. The winner will be picked after that date and notified by email.
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE FICTIONAL CAPTAIN OF HMS SURPRISE?