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AMIABLE RENEGADE The Memoirs of Captain Peter Drake, 1671-1753

By: Drake, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stanford, Stanford University Press: 1960

Order Number: 15376

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Small open tear and rough spot to DJ. Front hinge weakening ; This uninhibited look at the life of military man Drake was ruthlessly suppressed by his family due to its candid content, and only eight original 1755 editions were known to exist upon publication of this annotated edition in 1960. Noteworthy for eyewitness accounts of battles during the War of Spanish Succession and life in the military rank and file of the time ; Ex-Library; 8vo; 410 pages View more info