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Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter.

Israel Potter

Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter.

by Israel Potter

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Published by Corinth Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives,
    • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Prisoners and prisons

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIntrod. by Leonard Kreigel.
      SeriesThe American experience series,, AE-16
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE281 .P87
      The Physical Object
      Pagination108, 262-276 p.
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5850158M
      LC Control Number62010046
      OCLC/WorldCa445637

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      Get this from a library! Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter (a native of Cranston, Rhode-Island.). [Israel Potter] -- This pamphlet describes the life experiences of a Revolutionary War sailor imprisoned in Britain after the war. Unique among Melville's works, Israel Potter was the author's only historical novel, presuming to offer the life history of Revolutionary War figure Israel Potter--based on Potter's own obscure narrative Life and Remarkable Adventures of Israel R. Potter--and featuring characters such as Benjamin Franklin and Ethan offering the manuscript to his publisher, Melville assured him, "I.

      This edition of Israel Potter, which reproduces the definitive text, includes selections from Potter's autobiography, Life and Remarkable Adventures of Israel R. Potter, the basis for Melville's novel. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading . Israel Potter: His Fifty Years of Exile and Life and Remarkable Adventures of Israel R. Potter (Dover Thrift Editions) by Herman Melville ISBN ISBN Paperback; Dover Publications; ISBN


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Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R. Potter, (a native of Cranston, Rhode-Island.) Item Preview. Life and Remarkable Adventures of Israel R. Potter. Providence, RI: I.R. Potter, pp. 16mo. Quarter leather over boards. Wear and chipping to leather.

Boards worn and soiled, bumping to corners w/ board exposure. Bowed. Soiling and foxing to pages. Previous owner's name to ffep in faint pencil.

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Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Brand: Dover Publications. Providence: Printed by J. Howard, for I.R. Potter, pp. Frontis. Contemporary boards, rebacked in brown buckram, gilt-stamped spine.

Library markings on front cover, bookplate of the Forbes Libary of Northampton on front pastedown, library sleeve and slip adhered to rear pastedown and rear free endpaper. Scattered foxing. Good. Item #WRCAM Produced the same year as the edition. Life and remarkable adventures of Israel R.

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