A True Account of the Captivity of Thomas Phelps, at Machaness in Barbary

A True Account of the Captivity of Thomas Phelps, at Machaness in Barbary
A True Account of the Captivity of Thomas Phelps, at Machaness in Barbary
Excerpt from A True Account of the Captivity of Thomas Phelps, at Machaness in Barbary: And of His Strange Escape in Company of Edmund Baxter and Others(3 were entertain'd with the civilities of the place and Intelo'; comed'by the joyfull' acclamations and complements ofthe' Moors kicking and flapping us all along, which appeared very uncomb to me, who was but a Stranger, but that Night my fellow Captives allayed my wonder, by acquainting me, that what had pail was nothing, it was only a futable pro-i logue to all the Tragical fullerings that Chrillians mull en dure there whil? they are Slaves, which were (0 dreadful, that o I could willingly that very Night have ventured my Life to endeavour an efcape; they Painted out to me the Tyran nical humour of the Emperour, both towards the Chri?ians and Natives, in fuch Blondy Colours, 'w'z. How they had feen him Butcher many Thoufands with his'own hands, how that none can be {ecure in his prefence for that the varying of a look, a {mall {pot in the Garment, or any luch inconfiderablc circumflance, will raile {uch a caprice in the Emperours Nod.) dle, without any other provocation, as to endanger all the Heads before him, and it is very rare if the company efca 'c.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.Эта книга будет изготовлена в соответствии с Вашим заказом по технологии Print-on-Demand компанией ООО «Книга по Требованию». Print-on-Demand - это технология печати книг по Вашему заказу на цифровом типографском оборудовании. Книга, произведенная по технологии Print-on-Demand (POD) представляет собой классическую печатную книгу с соблюдением всех стандартов качества, от офсетной бумаги и плотного картона до качественного клея, используемого при изготовлении. Черно-белая текстовая или полноцветная иллюстрированная книга (в зависимости от исходного файла, подготовленного к печати) может быть изготовлена в разных вариантах: - в мягкой обложке (Клеевое Бесшвейное Скрепление); - скрепление скобой (для книг с небольшим количеством страниц); - в твердом переплете с клееным текстовым блоком; Материалы, используемые при производстве книги: - бумага текстового блока - офсетная (белая или кремовая) 80 г/м2 - мягкая обложка - бумага мелованная 250 г/м2; - ламинация обложки - матовая или глянцевая; - твердый переплет - картон 2 мм, каптал, белые форзацы, прямой корешок - сверхпрочный полимерный клей; - каждая книга упакована в термопленку. Каждый заказ обрабатывается в индивидуальном порядке: каждой книге, напечатанной по технологии Print-on-Demand, присваивается уникальный номер.