The Story of Jack Ballister's Fortunes by Howard Pyle

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Author Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911
Title The Story of Jack Ballister's Fortunes
Being the narrative of the adventures of a young gentleman of good family, who was kidnapped in the year 1719 and carried to the plantations of the continent of Virginia, where he fell in with that famous pirate Captain Edward Teach, or Blackbeard; of his escape from the pirates and the rescue of a young lady from out their hands
Note Illustrated by the author.
Credits E-text prepared by Giovanni Fini, David Edwards, and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team ( from page images generously made available by Internet Archive (
Language English
LoC Class PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres
Subject Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Adventure stories
Subject Pirates -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Sailing -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Kidnapping -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Seafaring life -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Rescues -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Escapes -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Youth -- Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Courtship -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Redemptioners -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Teach, Edward, -1718 -- Juvenile fiction
Category Text
EBook-No. 49985
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Jun 15, 2020
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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