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|LESLIE Charles A new history of Jamaica, - from the earliest accounts, to the taking of Porto Bello by Vice-Admiral Vernon. In thirteen letters from a Gentleman to his Friend.|
London, Printed for J. Hodges (1740)
iv + 340pp + 2 folding maps. 1st ed., contents lightly browned, title page restored with slight loss at lower right, in full calf binding with raised bands and old label.
A rare early work which includes a description of the island, early history with much on the pirates and short biographies of the past and current governors.
|HART F.R. Admirals of the Caribbean.|
Houghton, Mifflin Co., Boston (1923)
x + 203pp + plates. Fine in original pictorial boards.
Includes chapters on Drake, Morgan, Vernon, De Pointis, Du Casse and Rodney.
|WAFER, Lionel, edited, introduction, notes by L. E. Elliott Joyce A New Voyage and Description of the Isthmus of America; - with Wafer's Secret Report (1898) and Davis's Expedition to the Gold Mines (1704)|
Oxford, The Hakluyt Society (1934)
lxxi, 221pp, 4 foldout plates, 4 folding maps including 2 coloured, index. Very fine in slightly faded original pictorial cloth.
The author was a surgeon on buccaneering expeditions in Darien, the West Indies and the Pacific from 1680 to 1688.
|WINSTON A. No Purchase, No Pay. - Sir Henry Morgan, Captain William Kidd, Captain Woodes Rogers in the Great Age of privateers and pirates 1665 - 1715.|
Eyre & Spottiswoode (1970)
265pp + plates. 1st U.K. ed., clean in D/W.
Biographies of the pirates.
|BURNEY J. History of the buccaneers of America.|
George Allen and Unwin (1949)
382pp. Reprint of 1816 ed. Fine in worn cloth.
An important work on piracy written by a former captain in the Royal Navy.