The Resource A brief and remarkable narrative of the life and extreme sufferings of Barnabas Downs, Jun. : Who was among the number of those who escaped death on board the privateer brig Arnold, James Magee, commander, which was cast away near Plymouth-Harbour, in a most terrible snow-storm, December 26, 1778, when more than sixty persons were frozen to death. : --Containing also a particular account of said shipwreck, (electronic resource)

A brief and remarkable narrative of the life and extreme sufferings of Barnabas Downs, Jun. : Who was among the number of those who escaped death on board the privateer brig Arnold, James Magee, commander, which was cast away near Plymouth-Harbour, in a most terrible snow-storm, December 26, 1778, when more than sixty persons were frozen to death. : --Containing also a particular account of said shipwreck, (electronic resource)

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A brief and remarkable narrative of the life and extreme sufferings of Barnabas Downs, Jun. : Who was among the number of those who escaped death on board the privateer brig Arnold, James Magee, commander, which was cast away near Plymouth-Harbour, in a most terrible snow-storm, December 26, 1778, when more than sixty persons were frozen to death. : --Containing also a particular account of said shipwreck
Title
A brief and remarkable narrative of the life and extreme sufferings of Barnabas Downs, Jun.
Title remainder
Who was among the number of those who escaped death on board the privateer brig Arnold, James Magee, commander, which was cast away near Plymouth-Harbour, in a most terrible snow-storm, December 26, 1778, when more than sixty persons were frozen to death. : --Containing also a particular account of said shipwreck
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Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
19612
Citation source
Evans
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b. 1757
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Downs, Barnabas
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Downs, Barnabas
  • James Arnold (Ship)
  • Shipwrecks
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A brief and remarkable narrative of the life and extreme sufferings of Barnabas Downs, Jun. : Who was among the number of those who escaped death on board the privateer brig Arnold, James Magee, commander, which was cast away near Plymouth-Harbour, in a most terrible snow-storm, December 26, 1778, when more than sixty persons were frozen to death. : --Containing also a particular account of said shipwreck, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/19612
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  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Running title: Narrative of Barnabas Downs
  • Preface signed: Barn. Downes, Jun. Barnstable, September 10, 1786
  • Relief cut of the shipwreck at head of title page is the only illustration
  • Prospectus for Bickerstaff's Boston almanack for 1787, p. [2]
  • "The shipwreck. A hymn of praise."--p. 13-15. "A hymn. By another author."--p. 15-16
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file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000320567
Dimensions
18 cm. (8vo)
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unknown
Extent
iv, [1], 6-16 p.
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multiple file formats
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electronic
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lossless
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ill.
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absent
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access
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Electronic text and image data.
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remote
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(Sirsi) 000320567
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A brief and remarkable narrative of the life and extreme sufferings of Barnabas Downs, Jun. : Who was among the number of those who escaped death on board the privateer brig Arnold, James Magee, commander, which was cast away near Plymouth-Harbour, in a most terrible snow-storm, December 26, 1778, when more than sixty persons were frozen to death. : --Containing also a particular account of said shipwreck, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/19612
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Running title: Narrative of Barnabas Downs
  • Preface signed: Barn. Downes, Jun. Barnstable, September 10, 1786
  • Relief cut of the shipwreck at head of title page is the only illustration
  • Prospectus for Bickerstaff's Boston almanack for 1787, p. [2]
  • "The shipwreck. A hymn of praise."--p. 13-15. "A hymn. By another author."--p. 15-16
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000320567
Dimensions
18 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iv, [1], 6-16 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000320567

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