Bucaniers of America, or, A true account of the most remarkable assaults committed of late years upon the coasts of the West Indies, by bucaniers of Jamica and Tortuga, both English and French :
wherein are contained more especially, the unparrallel'd exploits of Sir Henry Morgan, our English Jamaican hero, who sack'd Puerto Velo, burnt Panama &c. /
written originally in Dutch, by John Esquemeling, one of the bucaniers who was present at those tragedies ; and thence translated into Spanish, by alonso de Bonne-Maison ... ; now faithfully rendered into English.
|Main Creator:||Exquemelin, A. O. (Alexandre Olivier)|
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London : Printed for W. Cooke, 1684.
|Edition:||2nd ed. ... / inlarged with two additional relations, viz. the one of Capt. Cook, and the other of Capt. Sharp ; now faithfully rendred into English.|
First English translation. The original Dutch "De Americansche zeeroovers" was published at Amsterdam, 1678.
[Vol. I in 3 parts].
The second vol. wanting.
Physical description: 3 pt. in 1 v. : ill., map, port. ; 24 cm. (4to)
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