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A general history of the pyrates, Daniel Defoe ; edited and with a new postscript by Manuel Schonhorn

Label
A general history of the pyrates
Title
A general history of the pyrates
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Defoe ; edited and with a new postscript by Manuel Schonhorn
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses pirates such as Avery, Martel, Teach (Blackbeard), Stede Bonnet, Edward England, Charles Vane, John Rackam, Mary Read, Anne Bonny, Howel Davis, Bartholomew Roberts, Thomas Anstis, Worley, George Lowther, Edward Low, John Evans, John Phillips, Francis Spriggs, John Smith, Mission, Tew, William Kid, John Bowen, Halsey, Thomas White, Thomas Howard, David Williams, Samuel Burgess, Nathaniel North, Condent, Bellamy, Lewis, Cornelius, William Fly, and others, plus trials and civil laws and statutes concerning piracy
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1661?-1731
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Defoe, Daniel
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schonhorn, Manuel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Pirates
Label
A general history of the pyrates, Daniel Defoe ; edited and with a new postscript by Manuel Schonhorn
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/dover032/98053669.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This Dover edition ... is a slightly corrected, updated republication of the work originally published in 1972 by J.M. Dent & Sons, London"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 707-708) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume I; Of Captain Avery and his crew -- Of Captain Martel and his crew -- Of Captain Teach, alias Black-beard -- Of Major Stede Bonnet and his crew -- Of Captain Edward England and his crew -- Of Captain Charles Vane and his crew -- The life of Mary Read -- The life of Anne Bonny -- Of Captain Howel Davis and his crew; a description of the Islands of St. Thome, Del Principe, and Annobono -- Of Captain Bartho, Roberts and his crew; a description of Brazil, &c. -- The tryals of the pyrates -- Of Captain Thomas Anstis and his crew -- Of Captain Worley and his crew -- Of Captain George Lowther and his crew -- Of Captain Edward Low and his crew -- Of Captain John Evans and his crew -- Of Captain John Phillips and his crew -- Of Captain Francis Spriggs and his crew -- Of Captain John Smith and his crew
  • A relation of five men setting up for a company of Pyrates -- An account of the Pyracies and murders committed by Philip Roche, &c.-- An abstract of the civil law and statute now in force in relation to pyracy
  • Volume II; Of Captain Misson -- Of Captain Tew and his crew -- Of Captain William Kid -- Of Captain John Bowen -- Of Captain Halsey and his crew -- Of Captain Thomas White and his crew -- Of Captain Thomas Howard and his crew -- Of Captain David Williams and his crew -- Of Captain Samuel Burgess and his crew -- Of Captain Nathaniel North and his crew -- A description of Magadoxa -- Of Captain Condent and his crew -- Of Captain Bellamy and his crew -- Of Captain Lewis and his crew -- Of Captain Cornelius and his crew -- Of Captain William Fly and his crew -- Appendix to the first volume -- The tryal of the pyrates at Providence
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xlviii, 733 pages
Isbn
9780486404882
Lccn
98053669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99940840021
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40473801
  • (OCoLC)ocm40473801
  • 967403
Label
A general history of the pyrates, Daniel Defoe ; edited and with a new postscript by Manuel Schonhorn
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/dover032/98053669.html
Publication
Note
"This Dover edition ... is a slightly corrected, updated republication of the work originally published in 1972 by J.M. Dent & Sons, London"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 707-708) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Volume I; Of Captain Avery and his crew -- Of Captain Martel and his crew -- Of Captain Teach, alias Black-beard -- Of Major Stede Bonnet and his crew -- Of Captain Edward England and his crew -- Of Captain Charles Vane and his crew -- The life of Mary Read -- The life of Anne Bonny -- Of Captain Howel Davis and his crew; a description of the Islands of St. Thome, Del Principe, and Annobono -- Of Captain Bartho, Roberts and his crew; a description of Brazil, &c. -- The tryals of the pyrates -- Of Captain Thomas Anstis and his crew -- Of Captain Worley and his crew -- Of Captain George Lowther and his crew -- Of Captain Edward Low and his crew -- Of Captain John Evans and his crew -- Of Captain John Phillips and his crew -- Of Captain Francis Spriggs and his crew -- Of Captain John Smith and his crew
  • A relation of five men setting up for a company of Pyrates -- An account of the Pyracies and murders committed by Philip Roche, &c.-- An abstract of the civil law and statute now in force in relation to pyracy
  • Volume II; Of Captain Misson -- Of Captain Tew and his crew -- Of Captain William Kid -- Of Captain John Bowen -- Of Captain Halsey and his crew -- Of Captain Thomas White and his crew -- Of Captain Thomas Howard and his crew -- Of Captain David Williams and his crew -- Of Captain Samuel Burgess and his crew -- Of Captain Nathaniel North and his crew -- A description of Magadoxa -- Of Captain Condent and his crew -- Of Captain Bellamy and his crew -- Of Captain Lewis and his crew -- Of Captain Cornelius and his crew -- Of Captain William Fly and his crew -- Appendix to the first volume -- The tryal of the pyrates at Providence
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xlviii, 733 pages
Isbn
9780486404882
Lccn
98053669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
99940840021
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40473801
  • (OCoLC)ocm40473801
  • 967403

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