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The narrative of the Honourable John Byron

John Byron

The narrative of the Honourable John Byron

(commodore in a late expedition round the world) containing an account of the great distresses suffered by himself and his companions on the coast of Patagonia, from the year 1740, till their arrival in England, 1746 : with a description of St. Jago de Chili, and the manners and customs of the inhabitants : also a relation of the loss of the Wager, man of war, one of Admiral Anson"s squadron

by John Byron

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Published by Printed for S. Baker and G. Leigh ... and T. Davies ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel,
  • Wager (Ship)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHonourable commodore John Byron"s narrative
    Statementwritten by himself, and now first published
    ContributionsWale, Samuel, d. 1786, ill, Grignion, Charles, 1717-1810, engraver
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF3146 .B989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4], viii, 257, [3] p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25611931M
    LC Control Number45031786
    OCLC/WorldCa3663954

    Byron's account of his adventures and the Wager Mutiny are recounted in The Narrative of the Honourable John Byron (). His book sold well enough to be printed in several editions. Byron was appointed captain of HMS Siren in December Seven Years War. Similar Items. The narrative of the Honourable John Byron (commodore in a late expedition round the world), containing an account of the great distresses suffered by himself and his companions on the coast of Patagonia, from the year , till their arrival in England, with a description of St. Jago de Chili, and the manners and customs of the inhabitants: also a relation of the .

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      The Hon. John Byron would become a vice-admiral in the Royal Navy, but he is perhaps better known as the grandfather of the poet Lord Byron. Byron’s account of the wreck, ‘The Narrative of the Honourable John Byron’, became the basis for Patrick O’Brian novel The Unknown Shore (and showed up in fragments in O’Brian’s later Aubrey. The Narrative of the Honourable John Byron (Commodore in a Late Expedition Round the World) Containing and Account of the Great Distresses Suffered by Himself and his Companions on the Coast of Patagonia, from the Year , till their Arrival in England, , With a description of St Jago de Chili, and the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants.


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Jago de Chile also a relation of the loss of the Wager Man of War, one of Admiral Anson's : John BYRON. The Narrative of The Honourable John Byron (pp. ) The equipment and destination of the squadron fitted out in the yearof which Commodore Anson had the command, being sufficiently known from the ample and well-penned relation of it, under his direction, I shall recite no particulars that are to be found in that work.

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Jago de Chili, and the manners and customs of the inhabitants: also a relation of the loss of the Pages: Vice-Admiral John Byron (8 November – 10 April ) was a British Royal Navy officer and politician. He was known as Foulweather Jack because of his frequent encounters with bad weather at sea.

As a midshipman, he sailed in the squadron under George Anson on his voyage around the world, though Byron made it only to southern Chile, where his ship was wrecked.

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Int. League of Antiquarian Booksellers. Copyright Webster's Fine Books & Maps | All Rights Reserved. He later wrote about his adventures and the Wager Mutiny in The Narrative of the Honourable John Byron ().

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