2 edition of narrative of the Briton"s voyage, to Pitcairn"s Island found in the catalog.
narrative of the Briton"s voyage, to Pitcairn"s Island
|Statement||By Lieut. J. Shillibeer|
|Series||Selected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 80483|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii p., 2 l., 180 p.|
|Number of Pages||180|
Title: Island Book One: Shipwreck Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: June 1, Publisher: SCHOLASTIC INC Language: English. Topaz, an American whaling ship, came across Pitcairn Island on 6 February and discovered the community. Captain Mayhew Folger sent news of his findings back to England, but the country was preoccupied with the Napoleonic Wars and there was little interest. Again, the island’s existence appeared to have been ignored.
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A Narrative of the Briton's Voyage, to Pitcairn's IslandAuthor: John Shillibeer. SHILLIBEER John - A Narrative of the Briton's Voyage, to Pitcairn's Island; including an Narrative of the Britons voyage Sketch of the Present State of the Brazils and of Spanish South America.
Illustrated with sixteen etchings by the author, from drawings on the spot. London: for Law and Whittaker () 2nd ed., frontispiece and 12 plates (2 folding, 1 comprising 2, the other 3 images; 1 printed in red ochre.
A NARRATIVE OF THE BRITON'S VOYAGE TO PITCAIRN'S ISLAND; Including an Interesting Sketch of the Present State of the Bra by Shillibeer, John COVID Book Edition: Third Edition.
The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (US) Bookseller Inventory # E Title A Narrative of the Briton's Voyage to Pitcairn's Island; Including an Interesting Sketch of the Present State of the Brazils and of Spanish South America Author Shillibeer, J[ohn] Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Quantity available 1 Edition Second Book Edition: Second Edition.
Get this from a library. A narrative of the Briton's voyage, to Pitcairn's Island. [John Shillibeer] -- "A very interesting narrative including some curious details regarding the mutiny of the Bounty, and the meeting with the last survivor, John Adam."--Hill.
Rare Book Narrative of the Britons voyage Shelf locator: *KF (Shillibeer, J. Narrative of the Briton's voyage) Topics Briton (Ship: ) Galapagos Islands Pitcairn Island South America-- Description and travel Genres Books Prints Illustrations Portraits Notes Content: "Errata," p.
 Content: "The names of officers belonging to the Briton, of 44 gunsand Narrative of the Briton's voyage to Pitcairn's Island. London: Law and Whittaker, (OCoLC) Online version: Shillibeer, John.
Narrative of the Briton's voyage to Pitcairn's Island. London: Law and Whittaker, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Shillibeer. Shillibeer - Narrative of the Briton's Voyage, to Pitcairn's Island, 1st edition.
Acceptable: A book with obvious wear. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still intact. A Narrative of the Briton's Voyage, to Pitcairn's Island, first edition, pages, 12 engraved plates (2 folding. Pitcairn's Island is the most ambitious of the three books in the Bounty Trilogy.
In fact, it is likely the most ambitious book Nordhoff and Hall ever undertook. In relating the story of the Bounty mutineers' escape and exile, the authors dispense with earlier perspectives and their wide epic sweeps/5.
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Two hundred and twenty-five years ago today, on Ap20 men of the British warship HMS Bounty mutinied against their captain, William Bligh, and took over the ship.
This is probably the most famous nautical mutiny in history, having been the subject of countless books and three big-budget movies (one inone inone narrative of the Britons voyage ), and the term “Captain Bligh” has.
A Narrative of the Briton's Voyage, to Pitcairn's Island, first edition, 12 engraved plates (2 folding, one printed in bistre), light dampstain in lower fore-corner of some plates, one gathering loose, untrimmed in original grey boards, printed spine label, upper cover near detached, preserved in purpose-made morocco-backed solander box [Hill ; Ferguson ; Kroepelien ; O'Reilly.
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The full history of both the earlier Polynesian community and of the Bounty settlers will never be completely known. [See "Pre-Mutineer History"]Differing theories and contradicting stories concerning the events that took place after the mutineers arrived at Pitcairn, have been told.
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