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The adventures and sufferings of John R. Jewitt, only survior of the ship Boston, during a captivity of nearly three years among the savages of Nootka Sound. With an account of the manners, mode of living, and religious opinions of the natives / [John Rodgers Jewitt].

  • Jewitt, John R. (John Rodgers), 1783-1821
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Edinburgh : Reprinted for A. Constable and co.; London : Hurst, Robinson, 1824.

Physical description

iv, 2 unnumbered pages, 237 pages ; (12mo)


America printed.


First published under title: Narrative of the adventures and sufferings of John R. Jewitt; only survivor of the crew of the ship Boston
"Written by ... Richard Alsop ... [who] drew from Jewett his story, during repeated interviews" cf. Hist. mag., v. 4 1860, p. 91.


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