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An historical account of the many signal naval atchievements [sic] obtained by the English over the Spaniards, from the year 1350 to the present time. Containing All the Expeditions, Voyages, and Adventures of the following Admirals, Captains, and Commanders, of the English Nation. Viz. Capt. Hawkins, Sir Francis Drake, Sir Walter Raleigh, Sir Richard Greenvil, Earl of Cumberland, Admiral Cavendish, Admiral Howard, Sir John Norris, Earl of Essex, Sir Richard Levison. Sir William Monson, Admiral Blake, Admiral Bembow, Sir George Rooke, Sir John Leake, Sir Charles Wager, Admiral Byng, Lord Cobham, Sir John Jennings, Admiral Hosier, &c. To which is added, some remarkable speeches in Parliament on the Spanish depredations; with an Introduction on the Present Posture of Affairs.

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Spanish insolence corrected by English bravery.


Dublin : printed by S. Powell, for Edw. Exshaw, at the Bible on Cork-Hill, over against the Old Exchange, 1740.

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[10],26;105,[1]p. ; 120.


Third edition.

References note

ESTC T84263

Reproduction note

Microfiche. Woodbridge, Ct. Research Publications International, 1994. 2 microfiches ; 11 x 15 cm. (Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to America ; fiches 13,188-13,189)_7s1994 ctu b



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