The last speeches and dying words of Captain Thomas Green commander of the ship Worcester, and of Capt. John Madder, chief mate of the said ship, who were executed near Leith, April 11th 1705. As contained in papers deliver"d by themselves upon the scaffold before their execution, ... by Thomas Green

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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1987. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 2487, no. 2).

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2487, no. 2.
ContributionsMadder, John, d. 1705.
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John Madder, chief mate of the said ship, who were executed near Leith, April 11th As contained in papers deliver'd by themselves upon the scaffold before their execution.

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The last speeches and dying words of Capt. Thomas Green: commander of the ship the Worcester, and of Captain John Madder, chief mate of the said ship. Published at their own desire from the copy which was read on the scaffold.

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