The history and lives of all the most notorious pirates, and their crews, from Capt. Avery, who first settled at Madagascar, to Capt. John Gow, and James Williams, his lieutenant, &c. Who were hang'd at Execution Dock, June 11. 1725, for piracy and murther; and afterwards hang'd in chains between blackwall and deptford. Giving a more full and true account than any yet published, of all their murthers, piracies, maroonings, places of refuge, and ways of living [electronic resource] : Adorn'd with twenty beautiful cuts, being the representation of each pirate. To which is prefix'd, an abstract of the laws against piracy
- Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731
- Uniform Title:
- General history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates. Abridgments
- London : Printed for Edward Midwinter, at the Looking-Glass on London-Bridge, 1725.
- Physical Description:
- xii,156 pages : illustrations,portraits ; 12⁰.
- Anonymous. By Daniel Defoe.
An abridgment and adaptation of 'A general history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates'.
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- Citation/References Note:
- English Short Title Catalog, N66516.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
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