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Johnson, Charles active 1724-1731

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Works: 81 works in 204 publications in 2 languages and 2,298 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Sources  Personal narratives  Fiction  Maps  True crime stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F2161, 910.45
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Publications about Charles Johnson
Publications by Charles Johnson
Publications by Charles Johnson, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Charles Johnson
 
Most widely held works by Charles Johnson
A general history of the robberies & murders of the most notorious pirates by Daniel Defoe( Book )
14 editions published between 1724 and 2010 in English and held by 398 libraries worldwide
The most vivid and and authentic description of the great age of piracy. First published in 1724
Of Captain Misson (1728) by Daniel Defoe( Book )
5 editions published between 1961 and 1967 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
A general history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pirates : from their first rise and settlement in the Island of Providence to the present year by Daniel Defoe( Book )
16 editions published between 1926 and 2002 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
A General History of the Pirates has long been a classic of seafaring literature and was inspiration to both Robert Louis Stevenson and J.M. Barrie. Nothing is known about Captain Charles Johnson, and it is thought that the name may be assumed - there are even some who believe he may have been Daniel Defoe. All that can be stated with any certainty is that in 1724 a small octavo volume appeared that became so popular it grew through 4 editions over 2 years and is still famed today. Historians from both sides of the Atlantic have attested to the accuracy of the work's content. This is
The history of Blackbeard & Roche, two noted pyrates [sic] being an account of their robberies and murders, and their final overthrow by Charles Johnson( Book )
2 editions published in 1802 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Pirates by Claud Lovat Fraser( Book )
5 editions published between 1915 and 1922 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
This book is an updated version of Captain Charles Johnson's famous "Pyrates," with modernized spelling and new illustrations
A general history of the pirates by Daniel Defoe( Book )
in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Pirates by Charles Johnson( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive history of the life and crimes of these and many other notorious 17th century pirates, detailing their philosophies and codes, voyages, battles, treasures, trials and bloody deaths. Here are the pioneers of liberty and autocracy whose charters form a blueprint for subsequent generations of thieves, gunslingers, assassins, revolutionaries and subversives
The lives and actions of the most noted highwaymen, street-robbers, pirates, &c., &c by Charles Johnson( Book )
3 editions published in 1839 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Lives of the most notorious pirates by Daniel Defoe( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Bucaniers of America, or, A true account of the most remarkable assaults committed of late years upon the coasts of the West-Indies by the bucaniers of Jamaica and Tortuga, both English and French wherein are contained more especially the unparallel'd exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican hero who sack'd Puerto Velo, burnt Panama, &c. by A. O Exquemelin( Book )
3 editions published between 1774 and 1775 in French and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Edition annotée et commentée de ce classique français sur la flibuste, publié à Paris en 1686. L'auteur, chirurgien, s'engage en mai 1666 pour la Compagnie des Indes occidentales sur le navire Saint-Jean. Libéré de ses engagements, il rejoint les pirates avec lesquels il demeure jusqu'en 1670. Une source incontournable pour l'histoire de ces "frères de la Côte" devenus mythiques
A general history of the lives and adventures of the most famous highwaymen, murderers, street-robbers by Charles Johnson( Book )
5 editions published between 1734 and 1736 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The buccaneers and marooners of America. Being an account of the famous adventures and daring deeds of certain notorious freebooters of the Spanish Main by A. O Exquemelin( Book )
6 editions published between 1891 and 1905 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
This book is an account of the famous adventures and daring deeds of certain notorious freebooters of the Spanish Main
Lives and exploits of English highwaymen, pirates, and robbers : drawn from the most authentic sources, by Capt. Charles Johnson by Charles Whitehead( Book )
2 editions published between 1842 and 1883 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This book is a collection of the true stories of some of history's most notorious criminals
A bibliography of the works of Capt. Charles Johnson by Philip Gosse( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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controlled identity Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731

Johnson, C. (Charles), active 1724-1731
Johnson, C. (Charles), fl. 1724-1731
Johnson, Charles, fl. 1724-1731
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English (90)
French (25)
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