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Bold Dighton : Being the account of an action fought off Gaudaloupe [sic], in 1805, where ninety-five Americans, and near three hundred Britons made their escape from the prison at that place.

Author/creator Russell, P.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info[Boston] : Sold wholesale and retail by Leonard Deming, no. 1 Market Square, corner of Merchant's Row, Boston, [between 1829 and 1831]
Description1 sheet (1 unnumbered page)
Supplemental Content Shaw-Shoemaker Digital Edition
Series Early American imprints. Second series no. 8047. ^A575643
General noteVerse in twenty-six stanzas; first line: Come all ye bold seamen who plough the rough main.
General noteComposed by P. Russell; earlier editions have title, The escape from Basseterre; cf. Shoemaker 51243.
General noteErroneously dated 1805 in Shaw & Shoemaker. Leonard Deming printed at this address in Boston from 1829 to 1831.
General noteText printed in two columns.
References Shaw & Shoemaker 8047
Other formsMicroform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction noteElectronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 8047).
Genre/formPoems 1829.
Other titleEscape from Basseterre.

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