The Tryals of Joseph Dawson

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This is an exact replica (spelling mistakes, errors and all) of a pamphlet issued in 1696 detailing the trial of some of the members of Henry Everys crew by the English Admiralty Court.

The full title is: "The tryals of Joseph Dawson, Edward Forseith, William May, William Bishop, James Lewis, and John Sparkes for several Piracies and Robberies by them committed : in the company of Every the Grand Pirate, near the Coasts of the East-Indies and several other Places on the Seas : Giving an account of their villainous robberies and barbarities : at the Admiralty Sessions begun at the Old-Baily on the 29th of October 1696 and ended on the 6th of November."

It is 28 pages long and printed on period correct laid paper.

It is the actual size of original (297mm x 208mm)and bound using natural linen thread.


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