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Author Johnson, Charles, active 1724-1731.

Title A general history of the robberies & murders of the most notorious pirates / by Charles Johnson ; with an introduction and commentary by David Cordingly.

Imprint New York : Lyons Press, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    910.45 JOH    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    910.45 JOH    Available
Description xiv, 370 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm.
Note "The text in this book is taken from the 1925 edition of Captain Johnson's History. This was the third edition of the book and was an updated version of the original 1724 edition with three more pirate biographies added to the original thirteen. After much discussion it has been decided to add the biography of Captain Kidd which appeared in the two-volume 1726 edition."--P. xiv.
Reprint. 3rd ed. originally published: Kensington : Printed & sold by Philip Saintsbury at the Cayme Press, 1925.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 370.).
Subject Pirates -- Early works to 1800.
Pirates -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.
Spine Title General history of pirates
Added Title General history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates
ISBN 1558217665

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