Cover image for The History of the pirates, : containing the lives of those noted pirate captains, Misson, Bowen, Kidd, Tew, Halsey, White, Condent, Bellamy, Fly, Howard, Lewis, Cornelius, Williams, Burgess, North, and their several crews. Also, an account of the piracies and cruelties of John Augur, William Cunningham, Dennis Mackarthy, William Dowling, William Lewis, Thomas Morris, George Bendall, and William Ling, who were tried, condemned, and executed at Nassau, New Providence, on the tenth of December, 1718. : To which is added, A correct account of the late piracies committed in the West Indies; and the expedition of Commodore Porter.
The History of the pirates, : containing the lives of those noted pirate captains, Misson, Bowen, Kidd, Tew, Halsey, White, Condent, Bellamy, Fly, Howard, Lewis, Cornelius, Williams, Burgess, North, and their several crews. Also, an account of the piracies and cruelties of John Augur, William Cunningham, Dennis Mackarthy, William Dowling, William Lewis, Thomas Morris, George Bendall, and William Ling, who were tried, condemned, and executed at Nassau, New Providence, on the tenth of December, 1718. : To which is added, A correct account of the late piracies committed in the West Indies; and the expedition of Commodore Porter.
Title:
The History of the pirates, : containing the lives of those noted pirate captains, Misson, Bowen, Kidd, Tew, Halsey, White, Condent, Bellamy, Fly, Howard, Lewis, Cornelius, Williams, Burgess, North, and their several crews. Also, an account of the piracies and cruelties of John Augur, William Cunningham, Dennis Mackarthy, William Dowling, William Lewis, Thomas Morris, George Bendall, and William Ling, who were tried, condemned, and executed at Nassau, New Providence, on the tenth of December, 1718. : To which is added, A correct account of the late piracies committed in the West Indies; and the expedition of Commodore Porter.
Author:
Benton, Henry, 1803-1863
Publication Information:
Hartford: : Published by Henry Benton., 1829.
Physical Description:
283, [1] p. (last blank), [1] leaf of plates : ill. (woodcut) ; 18 cm. (12mo)
General Note:
Copyright 1825 by Thomas Carey, p. [3].

Woodcut frontispiece.

Furbank and Owens' bibliography does not attribute this title to Defoe.

First leaf of gathering [pi] is front pastedown.

Signatures: [pi]⁴ 1⁴ 2-23⁶ 24⁴.

Error in paging: p. 239 misnumbered 139.
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