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The tranquility of the peaceful Celtic port of Porth Ardur is disturbed with the arrival of ambitious Harbour Master, James St John Stanier. Based upon an obscure fragment of maritime culture, this novel is a blend of seamanship, rivalry romance and reality.

Captain of the Caryatid

This novel has a sequel The Cruise of the Commissioner

Author: Richard Woodman

Title: Captain of the Caryatid

Series: n/a

First Published by: Severn House Publishers Ltd


Format: HC

Date: November 1997

ISBN-10: 0727852795

ISBN-13: 9780727852793





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