Galley Slave; the Autobiography of Jean Marteilhe

By: Fenwick, Kenneth (edited by)

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Near Fine/No Jacket. First Folio Society Edn. 8vo. In good + slip case, some stains. Gilt decorated blue cloth spine, marbled paper covered boards. E/p's browning. Illustrated title page. 182 pp. Illustrated in black and white. First published in 1757, this book has long been sought after by students of naval history, for it is the only full-length account of the life of a galley slave, who was serving his sentence due to his religion and the persecution of French Protestants. Authobiography of Jean Marteilhe. NICE TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 000574

Title: Galley Slave; the Autobiography of Jean Marteilhe

Author Name: Fenwick, Kenneth (edited by)

Categories: Older/Uncatalogued,

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1957

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 000574

Keywords: MARTEILHE JEAN SLAVE Naval History PERSECUTION French Protestants Jo 1