Across the Spanish Main: A Tale of the Sea in the Days of Queen Bess
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Across the Spanish Main: A Tale of the Sea in the Days of Queen Bess

By Harry Collingwood
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  • Harry Collingwood
  • "Across the Spanish Main"
    • Chapter One.
      • How Roger Trevose and Harry Edgwyth made a certain Compact.
    • How Roger Trevose and Harry Edgwyth made a certain Compact.
    • Chapter Two.
      • How they left Plymouth at Dawn on the Twenty-first Day of July, 1586.
    • How they left Plymouth at Dawn on the Twenty-first Day of July, 1586.
    • Chapter Three.
      • How Roger and Harry took Part in their first Sea-Fight.
    • How Roger and Harry took Part in their first Sea-Fight.
    • Chapter Four.
      • What happened to Roger on board the Gloria Del Mundo.
    • What happened to Roger on board the Gloria Del Mundo.
    • Chapter Five.
      • They encounter a Storm at Sea, and reach the Island of Cuba.
    • They encounter a Storm at Sea, and reach the Island of Cuba.
    • Chapter Six.
      • How they investigated a certain Cipher and met with some Adventures.
    • How they investigated a certain Cipher and met with some Adventures.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • They careen the Ships, are attacked, and discover that they are not the first to visit the Inlet.
    • They careen the Ships, are attacked, and discover that they are not the first to visit the Inlet.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • Roger goes ashore to rescue a marooned Man, and is himself left in the Lurch.
    • Roger goes ashore to rescue a marooned Man, and is himself left in the Lurch.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • The marooned Man tells his Story.
    • The marooned Man tells his Story.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • William Evans continues his Yarn.
    • William Evans continues his Yarn.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • Death of William Evans, and Appearance of a Pirate Vessel.
    • Death of William Evans, and Appearance of a Pirate Vessel.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • Narrow Escapes of the Castaways—The Squadron heaves in Sight again.
    • Narrow Escapes of the Castaways—The Squadron heaves in Sight again.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • They are rescued at last—Capture of the Pirate Ship Black Pearl and her Captain, José Leirya.
    • They are rescued at last—Capture of the Pirate Ship Black Pearl and her Captain, José Leirya.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • Execution of the Pirates—A Reconnaissance by Night off La Guayra.
    • Execution of the Pirates—A Reconnaissance by Night off La Guayra.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • Capture of the Plate Fleet and Sack of la Guayra—Disappearance of Roger and Harry.
    • Capture of the Plate Fleet and Sack of la Guayra—Disappearance of Roger and Harry.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • In the Hands of the Inquisition.
    • In the Hands of the Inquisition.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • In the Torture-Chamber of Vera Cruz.
    • In the Torture-Chamber of Vera Cruz.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • The Translation of the Cryptogram.
    • The Translation of the Cryptogram.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • Help from an unexpected Quarter—Plans made for Escape.
    • Help from an unexpected Quarter—Plans made for Escape.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • How Roger effected his Escape.
    • How Roger effected his Escape.
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