Cover of: A General History of the Pyrates, from Their first Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the present Time. | Daniel Defoe

A General History of the Pyrates, from Their first Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the present Time.

With the remarkable Actions and Adventures of the two Female Pyrates Mary Read and Anne Bonny; Contain'd in the following Chapters, Introduction. Chap. I. Of Capt. Avery. II. Of Capt. Martel. III. Of Capt. Teach. IV. Of Capt. Bonnet. V. Of Capt. England. VI. Of Capt. Vane. VII. Of Capt. Rackham. VIII. Of Capt. Davis. IX. Of Capt. Roberts. X. Of Capt. Anstis. XI. Of Capt. Worley. XII. Of Capt. Lowther. XIII. Of Capt. Low. XIV. Of Capt. Evans. XV. Of Capt. Phillips. XVI. Of Capt. Spriggs. And their several Crews. To which is added. A short Abstract of the Statute and Civil Law, in Relation to Pyracy.

The second Edition, with considerable Additions

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Published by Andesite Press in London .
Written in English.

About the Book

Plates facing pp. 70, 157 and folded plate facing p. 259.

Edition Notes

Charles Johnson is believed to be a pseudonym.
General Note: Sometimes attributed to Daniel Defoe (Hutchins, Moore, Novak). Attribution disputed by Furbank and Owens, Defoe de-attributions.
General Note: First edition entitled 'A general history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates, .. '.

Classifications

Library of Congress F2161 .D4 1724

The Physical Object

Format Hardcover
Pagination [20], 17-427, [1] p., [3] leaves of plates (1 fold.) ; 8⁰.
Number of pages 448
Dimensions 9.21 x 6.14 x inches

ID Numbers

Open Library OL23301158M
Internet Archive generalhistoryof00defo
LC Control Number 02015922
OCLC/WorldCat 2276353
Amazon UK 1297524888
Amazon.de 1297524888
Amazon.ca 1297524888
Amazon.com 1297524888
Bodleian, Oxford University 013559859, 016270907
British Library 001884315, 000892859
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