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A Cruising Voyage Round the World: First to the South-seas, Thence to the East-Indies, and Homewards by the Cape of Good Hope. Begun in 1708, and Finish'd in 1711. Containing a Journal of All the Remarkable Transactions; Particularly, of the Taking of Puna and Guiaquil, of the Acapulco Ship, and Other Prizes; an Account of Alexander Selkirk's Living Alone Four Years and Four Months in an Island; and a Brief Description of Several Countries in Our Course Noted for Trade, Especially in the South-sea. With Maps of All the Coast, from the Best Spanish Manuscript Draughts. And an Introduction Relating to the South-sea Trade

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Rogers, Woodes. A Cruising Voyage Round the World. London : A. Bell and B. Lintot. 1712.

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Rogers, Woodes (1712) A Cruising Voyage Round the World. London : A. Bell and B. Lintot.

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Rogers, Woodes, A Cruising Voyage Round the World. London : A. Bell and B. Lintot. 1712.

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The story of Woodes Roger's career as a privateer before he began Governor of the Bahamas and became their worst enemy. Contains an account of his adventures around the world; including the account of Alexander Selkirk's living alone on an island off Chile which formed the background to Robinson Crusoe.

First edition published 1712.

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Publisher: London : A. Bell and B. Lintot

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Date Added: 2019-06-01

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