book of pirates.

by Hayward, Arthur Lawrence

Publisher: Roy Publishers in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 239 Downloads: 388
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StatementWith 8 half-tone plates by Charles Crombie.
LC ClassificationsG535 .H37
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p.
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6198287M
LC Control Number56006737

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These highly readable, magnificently illustrated tales defined the way we think of pirates today. With more than 60 black-and-white images and an expanded full-color insert of Pyle's iconic paintings, this volume presents the rip-roaring adventures of the buccaneers of the Spanish Main: "The Ghost of Captain Brand," "Tom Chist and the Treasure Box," "Jack Ballister's Fortunes,&# The book begins with the story of Blackbeard the Terror, followed by stories about the Strange Captain Kidd, Morgan the Terrible, Lolonois the Cruel, Avery, Francois Mission, Red Legs the Pearl Pirate, Sir Frances Drake, Rock Brasiliano, and Long John Silver. Boards rubbed and worn, wear to the edges, damp stain on the title page. PRAISE FOR THE REPUBLIC OF PIRATES "Fascinating beyond rip-roaring adventure stories from the distant past, [the book offers] an opportunity to understand pirates as they truly were."—The New York Times Book ReviewPrice: $ Captain Charles Johnson Otiende was the British author of the book A General History of the Robberies and Murders of the most notorious Pyrates, whose identity remains a record exists of a captain by this name, with Johnson generally considered a pseudonym for one of London's writer-publishers. Some scholars have suggested that "Charles Johnson" was actually Daniel Defoe.

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Howard Pyle wrote AND illustrated Book of Pirates. This edition had no illustrations and it was returned for a refund/5(17).

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Like some other books on this list, Vaughn includes such historical pirates as Black Beard, with new characters like the female pirate Captain Cooper mixed in. Historical pirates were a lot less hung up on things like race, class, and gender, and it’s cool to imagine how a pirate captain who is a woman would : Ceridwen Christensen.

(Books about Pirates) Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Highly readable, magnificently illustrated tales recount the rip-roaring adventures of swashbuckling pirates and buccaneers of the Spanish Main.

Includes "The Ghost of Captain Brand," "Tom Chist and the Treasure Box," "Jack Ballister's Fortunes," "The Ruby of Kishmoor," and other tales. Enhanced with 63 of the author's own illustrations, including 11 full-color plates. The Pirate's Book of Days is all about pirate history.

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Born into abject poverty in the British Empire, our narrator aspires to a better life as a ship’s surgeon—until a tyrannical captain provokes a mutiny, forcing him into a life of piracy and eventually to a.

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Description: Captain Jack Sparrow, as played by actor Johnny Depp, is a lovable rogue who can switch sides in a heartbeat but always seems to wind up on the side of the good guys. Sparrow is charming and slick and can talk himself into and out of trouble quite. LibriVox recording of Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates, by Howard Pyle.

Fiction, Fact & Fancy Concerning the Buccaneers & Marooners of the Spanish Main(from the title page) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording.

A collection of 50 classic pirate stories with an active table of contents to make it easy to quickly find the book you are looking for. Works included in this collection: Across the Spanish Main by Harry Collingwood Among Malay Pirates by G. A. Henty Black Bartlemy’s Treasure by Jeffrey Farnol An Old Sailor's Yarns by Nathaniel Ames The Black Buccaneer by Stephen W.

Meader Blackbeard by B /5(7).This book is a compilation of some of Pyle's work related to pirates and vividly demonstrates his style and his influential conception of pirate costume. An attractive example of this wonderfully illustrated book, decidedly uncommon in the dust jacket.Top Ten Pirate Books!

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