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Burt, Edward, The Hurricane , 1844
The Hurricane : a poem descriptive of the unparalleled perseverance and constancy of the seamen on board H.M. Ship Theseus, 74 guns, commanded by Captain (now Rear-Admiral) E. Hawker, the flag-ship of the late Rear-Admiral Dacres, during three days' and nights' hurricane, which, in company with the Hercule, she encountered north-east of Monte Christi, in the island of St. Domingo / by an eyewitness ; also, historical notices of St. Domingo, from the seizure of Toussant L'Ouverture to the Death of Christophe ; with illustrations.
- Bath [England] : Printed for the author by C. Clark, Broad Street, 1844.
- Physical Description:
- , 75,  p.,  leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsPR4271.B48 H87 1844Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Full Orbis Record:
- Introduction signed, p. 8: E.B. [i.e. Edward Burt], Commander, R.N.
Abbey, J.R. Travel in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 693
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's blind- and gilt-stamped green cloth.
- Subject Terms:
- Clark, C. -- Printer.Haiti -- Description and travel.Haiti -- History.Haiti -- Pictorial works.
- Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1844.
Lithographs -- 1844.
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