The surprising adventures and sufferings of John Rhodes, a seaman of Workington --Containing-- An account of his captivity and cruel treatment during eight years with the Indians, and five years in different prisons amongst the Spaniards in South-America. By a gentleman perfectly acquainted with the unfortunate sufferer

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Rhodes, John
Other Authors: Cotton, Rowland, Forman, George (Printer)
Format: eBook
Published: New-York Printed for R. Cotton, by G. Forman, no. 64, Water-Street 1798, 1798
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:A first person narrative, purportedly from Rhodes's manuscript journal, but probably fictitious. The account resembles, and is evidently a reworking of, The surprizing adventures of John Roach, mariner of Whitehaven (Whitehaven, [1784?], Liverpool, 1785, and Dumfries, 1788 editions). - Ayer, 123. - English Short Title Catalog, W22397. - Error in paging: p. 249-252 misnumbered 247-250. - Evans, 34461. - Reproduction of original from Library of Congress. - Sabin, 70763
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (vii, [2], 10-250 [i.e., 10-252] p) 12°