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The admirable adventures and strange fortunes of Master Anthony Knivet : an English pirate in sixteenth-century Brazil

Author: Anthony Knivet; Vivien Kogut
Publisher: New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Series: New approaches to the Americas.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first comprehensive, annotated edition in English of Anthony Knivet's 1625 travel account.

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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Anthony Knivet; Thomas Cavendish; Thomas Cavendish; Anthony Knivet
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Knivet; Vivien Kogut
ISBN: 9781107090910 1107090911 9781107463004 1107463009
OCLC Number: 908698856
Description: xi, 230 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction; The admirable adventures and strange fortunes of Master Antonie Knivet, which went with Master Thomas Candish in his second voyage to the South Sea, 1591; Appendixes; Selected bibliography; Note on the text.
Series Title: New approaches to the Americas.
Other Titles: Admirable adventures and strange fortunes.
Responsibility: Anthony Knivet ; edited by Vivien Kogut Lessa de Sá, University of Cambridge.

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'The story of Anthony Knivet ranks among the most remarkable travel adventures in the sixteenth century ... In Vivien Lessa de Sa's outstanding edition, Knivet's neglected account appears with Read more...

 
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