Works Issued by the Hakluyt Society Extra Series Volume 22. Hakluyt Society
Author: Hakluyt Society
Number of Pages: 204 pages
Published Date: 01 May 2012
Publication Country: Miami Fl, United States
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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 Excerpt: ...cut in peeces; to be sewed up in Sacks and throwne into the Sea, is a favour. To lay hand on a Janisarie, imitate his habit in wearing a fringe on the necke, or to have to doe with a Mahumetan Woman, is death: though this last bee negligently executed, all Lust, Sodomie and Adulterie being expiated in their Bathes, which are therefore so frequented. Of these, of other kindes of terrible executions our Author hath divers examples, which I for tediousnesse forbeare: God make us thankefull for our selves, charitable to our Brethren. An. 1607. three Townes in Calabria were spoyled by the Algier Pyrates, one thousand and foure hundred carried away captives: An. 1608. they brought two and fortie ships to Algier, and eight hundred and sixtie captives, besides those which they sold elsewhere: the next yeere six and thirtie ships, men six hundred thirtie and two: the next, twentie three ships, three hundred and eightie foure men: the yeere 1611. twentie ships, men foure hundred and sixtie foure. 1612. they entred Spaine, and carried away three thousand eight hundred and foure, in one moneth. 1613. they tooke sixteene ships and two hundred and thirtie men of Italy onely. 1614. ships thirtie five, captives foure hundred and sixtie seven. 1616. ships thirtie foure, men seven hundred sixtie seven. 1617. six and twentie ships, men one thousand seven hundred sixtie three; out of Porto Santo six hundred sixtie and three. 1618. nineteene ships, men one thousand foure hundred sixtie and eight, robbing Lancerotta and Cays. (And since mens deficit, vox silet: O our English Ships and Mariners! Curae leves loquuntur, ingentes stupent.) As for our Author, a Provost Deane, Archdeacon, Counsellor to the Archdukes, and the Popes Protonotarie, hee was taken in a ship of Marsiles, not...
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