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A true narrative of som [sic] remarkable-proceedings concerning the ships Samson, Salvador, and George, and several other prize-ships depending in the High Court of Admiralty; [electronic resource] : humbly presented to the Parliament of the Common-wealth of England, and the Councell of State, and the Councell of Officers of his excellency the Lord Generall. / By Tho. Violet of London, gold-smith
Bib ID 8304227
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Violet, Thomas, fl. 1634-1662
 
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Description London : Printed by William Du-Gard, an. Dom. 1653 
[2], 50, 53-106, [2], 107-114, [4] p., plates 
Series

Early English books online.

Notes

The title page and epistle dedicatory exist in two settings (bound together in filmed copies, called [3] and [4] in Thomason copies; second title page lacks vignette and has imprint: London, printed in the yeere of our Lord God. 1653.

There is a plate which is bound in as frontispiece and before page 107; it reads: A list of such ships as the fleet of the Parlament of England have brought into this Common-wealth as Dutch-prizes, (which ships have all been discharged by the High Court of Admiraltie, the daies here-under written).

On final leaf is postscript by the author: I desire you to take notice, that I beeing surprised in time for the sorting of my papers, and using several printers for the expedition, som of my papers have been misplaced and twice printed, through neglect of those I intrusted in this business, which I hope will bee no trouble to the judicious that read's them.

Signatures: pi¹ a-d² [A]-Z² 2A-2D² 2e-2f² 2E² .

Reproductions of the originals in the British Library (Thomason Tracts), and the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery (Early English books, 1641-1700).

Thomason copy bound after title page of: Mysteries and secrets of trade and mint-affairs (V583).

Cited In

Wing (2nd ed.) V593.

Thomason E.1070[4].

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Thomason Tracts ; 160:E1070[4], 248:E1070[4]) 
Subjects England and Wales. High Court of Admiralty -- Early works to 1800.  |  Prize law -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.  |  Anglo-Dutch War, 1652-1654 -- Early works to 1800.  |  Great Britain -- History -- Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1660 -- Early works to 1800.
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A list of all such ships as the fleet of the Parlament of England have brought into this Common-wealth as Dutch-prizes, (which ships have all been discharged by the High Court of Admiraltie, the daies here-under written).

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