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, Volume 1

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Printed for, and sold by T. Woodward, 1726 - Pirates
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Despite varying titles, these are essentially the same book. Published in 1724, Defoe's chronicle of the scourges of the sea was a smashing success, finding a wide audience eager for tales of those ... Read full review

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Wow. Awesome primary sources! It is a little hard to read, but that's normal. Thank you for posting something so legit.

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