A Narrative of the Very Extraordinary Adventures and Sufferings of Mr. William Wills: Late Surgeon on Board the Durrington Indiaman, Captain Richard C (Paperback)

A Narrative of the Very Extraordinary Adventures and Sufferings of Mr. William Wills: Late Surgeon on Board the Durrington Indiaman, Captain Richard C By William Surgeon Wills (Created by) Cover Image
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Title: A narrative of the very extraordinary adventures and sufferings of Mr. William Wills: late surgeon on board the Durrington Indiaman, Captain Richard Crabb, in her late voyage to the East-Indies, under the convoy of Admiral Boscawen: being a continued series of cruelty and oppression, thro' the jealousy and ill-nature of ------, 'till his arrival at Bombay, where he was tried by a court-martial of East-India captains: together with an account of his banishment to Goa and his voyage to Brazil, under Captain Kinsey, commodore of a Portuguese squadron: interspersed with several curious original love letters, certificates, papers, documents and vouchers, and corroborated by the testimony of a great number of witnesses now residing in town: to which is added, an account of his trial at Guild-Hall in July last: recommended to all generous and humane souls for the benefit of the unhappy sufferer, now a prisoner at Capt. Crabb's suit in the Kings-Bench, Southwark, for costs of his late trial.Author: Wills, William, surgeon.Publisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s. Sabin Americana is rich in original accounts of discovery and exploration, pioneering and westward expansion, the U.S. Civil War and other military actions, Native Americans, slavery and abolition, religious history and more.Sabin Americana offers an up-close perspective on life in the western hemisphere, encompassing the arrival of the Europeans on the shores of North America in the late 15th century to the first decades of the 20th century. Covering a span of over 400 years in North, Central and South America as well as the Caribbean, this collection highlights the society, politics, religious beliefs, culture, contemporary opinions and momentous events of the time. It provides access to documents from an assortment of genres, sermons, political tracts, newspapers, books, pamphlets, maps, legislation, literature and more.Now for the first time, these high-quality digital scans of original works are available via print-on-demand, making them readily accessible to libraries, students, independent scholars, and readers of all ages.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++SourceLibrary: Huntington LibraryDocumentID: SABCP03732700CollectionID: CTRG01-B3157PublicationDate: 17500101SourceBibCitation: Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to AmericaNotes: At end of p. 70: "End of the first part." A second edition contains both first and second parts. A fictional account?Collation: viii, ix, 70 p.: port.; 20 cm.


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ISBN: 9781275825963
ISBN-10: 1275825966
Publisher: Gale, Sabin Americana
Publication Date: February 22nd, 2012
Pages: 86
Language: English