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The interesting life, travels, voyages, and daring engagements of the celebrated Paul Jones, [electronic resource] : containing numerous anecdotes of undaunted courage, in the prosecution of his bold enterprizes. : To which is added, the song written on the engagement between the Good Man Richard, and the English frigate Serapis.

Standardized Title:
Life, travels, voyages, and daring engagements of Paul Jones.
Other Title:
Life of Paul Jones.
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication:
New-York: : Printed for G. Sinclair, no. 259 Broadway, between Murray and Warren streets., 1809.
Series:
Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 17816.
Format/Description:
Book
35 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : port.
Subjects:
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792.
United States. Navy -- Biography.
Bon Homme Richard (Ship) -- Poetry.
Serapis (Ship) -- Poetry.
Privateering.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Naval operations.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile literature -- 1809.
Biographies.
Poems -- 1809.
Place of Publication:
United States New York New York.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
Also published under title: The life, travels, voyages, and daring engagements of Paul Jones.
Running title: Life of Paul Jones.
The life of John Paul Jones "chiefly written by himself" (p. [3]).
Edition statement transposed; precedes "To which is added ..." on title page.
Frontispiece has caption "Paul Jones shooting Lieutenant Grub." and imprint "New York Published by G. Sinclair 235 Broadway." Signed: Charles [i.e., William Charles?] sculp.
"Song written on the engagemet [sic] between the Good Man Richard, and the English frigate Serapis."--p. 34-35. In verse. Without music.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 17816).
Contributor:
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792.
Charles, William, 1776-1820, engraver.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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