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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
New York, R.M. McBride and company, 1922
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Charles Johnson; Claud Lovat Fraser
|Notes:||Half-title: The lives and adventures of sundry notorious pirates.
Printed in Great Britain.
"The actual history of the little book, the major part of which is here reprinted, is as follows: Its full title is 'The history and lives of all the most notorious pirates and their crews' and the fifth edition, from which our text is taken, was printed in 1735 ..."--Foreword, p. xi.
"But little is known of the author, Captain Charles Johnson, excepting that he flourished from 1724-1736, and it is more than probable that the name by which we know him is an assumed one."--Foreword, p. xiv.
|Description:||xvi, 159,  pages color frontispiece, illustrations (including forms) color plates 22 cm|
|Responsibility:||With a foreword and sundry decorations by C. Lovat Fraser.|