Published January 1927
by Classic Publishers .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||335|
Captain Singleton Unbound out of 5 stars 25 ratings. See all 97 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Audible Audiobook, Unabridged "Please retry" $ $ /5(25). Captain Bob Singleton was stolen as a child and reared by the gypsy who bought him. His first voyages, which began when he was age twelve, were to Newfoundland. On one of these voyages, the ship. As also Captain Singleton's Return to Sea, with an Account of his many Adventures and Pyracies with the famous Captain Avery and others. LONDON: Printed for J. Brotherton, at the Black Bull in Cornhill, J. Graves in St. James's Street, A. Dodd, at the Peacock without Temple bar, and T. Warner, at the Black Boy in Pater-Noster-Row. /5(18). The Life, Adventures and Piracies of the Famous Captain Singleton is a novel by Daniel Defoe. It is believed to have been partly inspired by the exploits of English pirate Henry Every. The narrative describes the life of an Englishman, stolen from a well-to-do family as a child and raised by Gypsies who eventually makes his way to sea.
The Life and Adventures of Captain Singleton was originally published in What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Other editions - View all. Captain Singleton Defoe D. Limited preview - All Book Search results ». 38 rows The life, adventures, and pyracies, of the famous Captain Singleton: . Captain Singleton: Easyread Edition. Daniel Defoe. , Limited, - Fiction - pages. 0 Reviews. A hugely entertaining book in Defoe's signature style. Replete with heart-stopping adventures and thrilling escapades, it takes the reader to exotic lands. This page-turner is a guaranteed treat for young and old alike. Captain Avery, masters of ships in the pirate fleet commanded by Captain Singleton. We'll Help Your Grades Soar Start your hour free trial and unlock all the summaries, Q&A, and analyses you.
Captain Singleton: Edited With an Introduction by Shiv K. Kumar by Daniel Defoe Seller Ballard Book Barn Published Condition Very Good Edition 1st Thus. “Captain Singleton, while fascinating, is in many ways a bewildering text for twenty-first-century readers. Rather than attempt to tame it, Powell expertly guides us into its most perplexing and ambiguous aspects, helping us see how fictional projects depart from historical ones, even as fiction and history inform each : Daniel Defoe wrote Captain Singleton () immediately after his more famous novel, Robinson Crusoe (). Captain Singleton shares many things with Robinson Crusoe: the sea, survivalism and exotic adventures, being stranded in remote places and the necessity of befriending an African and transcending the language barrier in order to survive/5(5). Captain Singleton Daniel Defoe The narrative describes the life of an Englishman, stolen from a well-to-do family as a child and raised by Gypsies who eventually makes his way to half of the book concerns Singleton's crossing of Africa and the later half concerns his life as a pirate in the Indian Ocean and Arabian :