An abridgment and adaptation of ‘A general history of the robberies and murders of the most notorious pyrates’.
- Author: Johnson, Charles, active 1724-1731, author.
- Title: The history and lives of all the most notorious pirates and their crews : from Captain John Avery, who first settled at Madagascar, to Captain John Gow, and James Williams, his Lieutenant, &c., … and in this edition continued down to the year 1735. Giving a more full and true account than any yet published, of all their murders, piracies, maroonings, places of refuge, and way of living. To which is perfixed an abstract of the laws against piracy. Adorned with nineteen beautiful cuts, being the representation of each pirate.
- Edition: The eleventh edition.
- Publication: Glasgow : Printed by Robert and Thomas Duncan, MDCCLXXXIII 
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Acquired January 2017