A general history of the pyrates : from their first rise and settlement in the Island of Providence, to the present time : with the remarkable actions and adventures of the two female pyrates Mary Read and Anne Bonny ... : to which is added a short abstract of the statute and civil law, in relation to pyracy (Book, 1724) [WorldCat.org]
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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 : with the remarkable actions and adventures of the two female pyrates Mary Read and Anne Bonny ... : to which is added a short abstract of the statute and civil law, in relation to pyracy Preview this item
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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 : with the remarkable actions and adventures of the two female pyrates Mary Read and Anne Bonny ... : to which is added a short abstract of the statute and civil law, in relation to pyracy

Author: Daniel Defoe; Charles Johnson; Thomas Warner
Publisher: London : Printed for, and sold by T. Warner, at the Black-Boy in Pater-Noster-Row, 1724.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : The second edition, with considerable additionsView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Defoe; Charles Johnson; Thomas Warner
OCLC Number: 2276353
Notes: Attribution to Defoe is based on internal textual relationship to his works of proven authorship together with supporting external evidence. Cf. J.H. Moore. Defoe in the pillory. Bloomington, Ind., 1939, p. 126-188.
First ed. was printed for C. Rivington in 1724 under title: A general history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates ... By Captain Charles Johnson.
Head- and tail-pieces; initials.
Publisher's advertisement on page [428].
Description: [20], 17-427, [1] pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations (engravings) ; 21 cm (8vo)
Other Titles: General history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates
Responsibility: by Captain Charles Johnson.

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