The memoirs of a protestant Condemned to the Galleys of France, for his religion. Written by himself. Comprehending an Account of the various Distresses he suffered in Slavery; and his Constancy in supporting almost every Cruelty that bigotted Zeal could inflict or Human Nature sustain; also a Description of the Galleys, and the Service in which they are employed. The Whole interspersed with Anecdotes relative to the General History of the Times, for a Period of Thirteen Years; during which the Author continued in Slavery, 'till he was at last set free, at the Intercession of the Court of Great Britain. In two volumes. ... . Translated from the original, just published at the Hague, by James Willington

Main Author: Marteilhe, Jean
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Dublin printed for Wm. Fleming, and S. Brown 1765, M,DCC,LXV. [1765]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:A protestant = Jean Marteilhe. - English Short Title Catalog, T62644. - James Willington = Oliver Goldsmith. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Vol.2 is "printed for E. Watts
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (2v.(xi,[1],252p.)) 12°