Lives Exploits and Cruelties of the Most Celebrated Pirates and Sea Robbers Brought Down to the Latest Period (inc Captain Misson, Tew, Robert Kidd, Teach [Black Beard], Charles Vane, John Rackam, Jean Lafitte, [John] Paul Jones Algerines, Joassamees etc)

By: No Author / Attributed to in Part or Completely to John Heywood; T Douglas; P L Binet; Mary Bry; A Sea Captain; Edward Hailstone

Price: $202.43 CAD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good (see description)


-------------hardcover, a solid Good example, overall light wear and rubbing, a bit of fraying to cloth at tips, small nick at upper spine tip, fraying to cloth along the rear spine fold, ink anme on front and rear endpaper, age toning and offset to endpapers, browning to the edges of the frontispiece, 320 pages plus 32 pages of ads, overall a solid copy, frontispiece is titled HINDA (by W Banks & Son, Edinburgh ), I suspect that HINDA is referring to the Joassamee Pirates who were raiders in the Arabian Sea area, ----there have been numerous issues of this title published by a multitude of publishers ( Thomas Johnson / C H Johnson / R H Squire / Milner & Sowerby ) which seemed to issue this title with the frontispiece as The Death of Black beard ---this is the only issue I can actually pinpoint with the HINDA frontispiece, this is undated but Milner and Co. later became Milner & Sowerby and then later Milner and Co LIMITED ---CONTENTS are as follows: Captain Avery; Bartholomew Avery; Misson; Tew; John Bowen; Robert Kidd; John Halsey; Thomas White; Condent; Ballamy; William Fly; Thomas Howard; Lewis; John Cornelius; David Williams; Samuel Burgess; Nathaniel North; Teach alias Black Beard; Charles Vane; John Rackam; Edward Low; Edward England; Davis; Vincent Benavides; Jean Lafitte; Paul Jones; Benito de Soto; Charles Gibbs; History of the Joassamees Pirates, of the Persian Gulf; History of the Algerine Pirates, ---this book was also issued as The Lives and Explouts of the Most Notorious Pirates and their Crews as written by "A Sea Captain", any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE///

Title: Lives Exploits and Cruelties of the Most Celebrated Pirates and Sea Robbers Brought Down to the Latest Period (inc Captain Misson, Tew, Robert Kidd, Teach [Black Beard], Charles Vane, John Rackam, Jean Lafitte, [John] Paul Jones Algerines, Joassamees etc)

Author Name: No Author / Attributed to in Part or Completely to John Heywood; T Douglas; P L Binet; Mary Bry; A Sea Captain; Edward Hailstone

Illustrator: No Cover Art

Categories: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Milner and Company ( Paternoster Row ), NO DATE ( circa 1860 ), 1st Edition Thus (?), Likely a First Printing: 1860

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good (see description)

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as issued

Inscription: Not Signed

Size: 3.25w x 5h Inches

Seller ID: 166061

Keywords: Lives Exploits and Cruelties of the Most Celebrated Pirates and Sea Robbers Brought Down to the Latest Period (inc Captain Misson, Tew, Robert Kidd, Teach [Black Beard], Charles Vane, John Rackam, Jean Lafitte, [John] Paul Jones Algerines, Joassamees etc)