Elegiac Epistles on the Calamities of Love and WarBook - 1922
This lengthy poem comes from the British perspective and is an account in verse of the famous battle between Captain Pearson and the Serapis and John Paul Jones aboard Bonhomme Richard. The two captains met in battle on September 23, 1779, and Jones' fleet prevailed in the conflict, though Bonhomme Richard itself sustained near-fatal damage.
Publisher: London : J. Pridden, 1922.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (17 p.)