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Captain Teach commonly call'd Black Beard.

Image ID: psnypl_rbk_889

Captain Teach commonly call'd Black Beard. (1736)

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Image Title

:  Captain Teach commonly call'd Black Beard.

Creator

: Johnson, Charles, fl. 1724-1731 -- Author

Item/Page/Plate

: opp. 203

Source

: A general history of the lives and adventures of the most famous highwaymen, murderers, street-robbers, &c. from the famous Sir John Falstaff in the reign of K. Henry IV, 1399 to 1733. To which is added, a genuine account of the voyages and plunders of the most notorious pyrates. Interspersed with diverting tales, and pleasant songs. And adorned with six and twenty large copper plates, engraved by the best masters. By Capt. Charles Johnson ...

Source Description

: 484 p., 1 l. incl. front. plates. 37.5 cm. (fol.).

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KC+ 1736 (Johnson, C. General history of the lives and adventures of the most famous highwaymen)

Digital ID

: psnypl_rbk_889

Record ID

: 1931625

Digital Item Published

: 11-12-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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