Fictionalised novel based on fact. "Vincey Joe" was the sailors nickname for the brig HMS Vencejo, captained by Commander John Wesley Wright. He ran secret agents into Revolutionary and Napoleonic France. The book covers her last cruise in 1804 off the coast of Brittany and in particular amongst the islands in Quiberon Bay.
Author: Showell Styles
Title: Vincey Joe at Quiberon
First Published by: Faber and Faber
Date: 11 October 1971