Catalog Record: The life and unparalleled voyages and adventures of Ambrose Gwinnett : containing an account of his being tried, convicted, and hanged in chains at Deal, for the supposed murder of Mr Collins--his surprising recovery--his voyage to the West Indies, and being taken by the Spaniards, among whom he met with the supposed murdered Mr. Collins, and proposal to return to England together--his being taken by the Algerines and carried into slavery, and, after many hardships, his return to England | Hathi Trust Digital Library

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The life and unparalleled voyages and adventures of Ambrose Gwinnett : containing an account of his being tried, convicted, and hanged in chains at Deal, for the supposed murder of Mr Collins--his surprising recovery--his voyage to the West Indies, and being taken by the Spaniards, among whom he met with the supposed murdered Mr. Collins, and proposal to return to England together--his being taken by the Algerines and carried into slavery, and, after many hardships, his return to England / written by himself.

Main Author: Gwinnett, Ambrose.
Related Names: Brydone, James fl. 1836-1893.
Language(s): English
Published: Edinburgh : Printed & published by J. Brydone, South Hanover Street, [1839-1858?]
Subjects: Chapbooks > Specimens.
Chapbooks > Scotland > Edinburgh > 19th century
Note: Includes 1 woodcut.
First sentence: "I was born of reputable parents in the city of Canterbury, where my father dealt in hops."
Colophon at foot of p. 24 reads : James Brydone, Printer, 17 South Hanover Street, Edinburgh.
No. 5 of a series of numbered chapbooks.
Woodcut on title page.
Undated. Dates from period of activity of publisher at address, cf. Scottish Book Trade Index WWW site.
Physical Description: 24 p. ; 16 x 10 cm.
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