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|Genre/Form:||Early works to 1800|
|Named Person:||John Avery|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Daniel Defoe; Charles Johnson
|Notes:||The work from which this was abridged, originally published as A general history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates, and supposedly written by a Captain Charles Johnson, is ascribed to Daniel Defoe. Cf J.R. Moore, "The authorship of A general history of the pirates," in Defoe in the pillory and other studies (Bloomington : Indiana University, 1939), p. 126-188.
"Adorned with twenty beautiful cuts, being the representation of each pirate."
Publisher's advertisements on p. .
|Description:||, 132 p. : ill. ; 16 cm.|
|Other Titles:||Abstract of the laws against pirates.
General history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates