A General History of the Pyrates: From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time

A General History of the Pyrates: From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time

by Daniel Defoe
     
 

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A General History of the Pyrates:From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time
By Daniel Defoe. With the remarkable Actions and Adventures of the two Female Pyrates
MARY READ and ANNE BONNY,And their several Crews.
To which is added. A short ABSTRACT of the Statute and Civil Law, in Relation to Pyracy. The second

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A General History of the Pyrates:From Their First Rise and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the Present Time
By Daniel Defoe. With the remarkable Actions and Adventures of the two Female Pyrates
MARY READ and ANNE BONNY,And their several Crews.
To which is added. A short ABSTRACT of the Statute and Civil Law, in Relation to Pyracy. The second EDITION, with considerable ADDITIONS By Captain CHARLES JOHNSON.
Printed for, and sold by T. Warner, at the Black-Boy in Pater-Noster-Row published in1724.

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ISBN-13:
9781300135340
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
08/28/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
472,274
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Daniel Defoe(1660–1731), born in London as Daniel Foe, was a novelist, pamphleteer, journalist, and political spy. He is celebrated for his frank and dramatic realism in fiction and the accuracy, vigor, and lucidity of his journalism. Considered the father of the English novel, he was also the first author of ghost stories in English literature. He is best known for his novels Robinson Crusoe and Moll Flanders.

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