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" I wished to make him the happy instrument of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made prisoners of war. It was perhaps, fortunate for you, Madam, that he was from home, for it was my intention to have taken... "
The Monthly Magazine, Or, British Register - Page 283
1798
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Commodore Paul Jones

Cyrus Townsend Brady - 1900 - 482 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made prisoners of war. It was perhaps fortunate for you, madam, that...intention to have taken him on board the Ranger and detained him until, through his means, a general and fair exchange of prisoners, as well in Europe...
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Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, Volume 40

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland - Archaeology - 1906
...the horrors of hopeless captivity when the brave are overpowered and made prisoners of war. "It is perhaps fortunate for you, Madam, that he was from...intention to have taken him on board the 'Ranger' and to have detained him until, through his means, a general and fair exchange of prisoners, as well in Europe...
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John Paul Jones Commemoration at Annapolis, April 24, 1906

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Printing - Government publications - 1907 - 210 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made Prisoners of War. It was perhaps fortunate for you, Madam, that...intention to have taken him on board the Ranger, and to have detained him until thro' his means, a general and fair Exchange of Prisoners as well in Europe...
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John Paul Jones Commemoration at Annapolis, April 24, 1906

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Printing - Government publications - 1907 - 210 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made Prisoners of War. It was perhaps fortunate for you, Madam, that...intention to have taken him on board the Ranger, and to have detained him until thro' his means, a general and fair Exchange of Prisoners as well in Europe...
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Nelson and Other Naval Studies

James Richard Thursfield - Great Britain - 1909 - 384 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made pr1soners of war. It was perhaps fortunate for you, madam, that...intention to have taken him on board the Ranger and to have detained him until, through his means, a general and fair exchange of prisoners, as well in Europe...
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Nelson and Other Naval Studies

James Richard Thursfield - Great Britain - 1920 - 373 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made prisoners of war. It was perhaps fortunate for you, madam, that...intention to have taken him on board the Ranger and to have detained him until, through his means, a general and fair exchange of prisoners, as well in Europe...
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The New England Historical and Genealogical Register,: Volume 29 1875

New England Historic Genealogical Society Staff - 1995 - 513 pages
...the horrors of a hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made prisoners of war," and " it was my intention to have taken him on board the Ranger, and to have detained him until, through his means, a general and fair exchange of prisoners, as well in Europe...
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John Paul Jones' Memoir of the American Revolution: Presented to King Louis ...

Gerard W. Gawalt, John Paul Jones, John R. Sellers - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 140 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity when the brave are overpowered and made Prisonners of War. It was perhaps fortunate for you, Madam, that...intention to have taken him on board the Ranger, and to have detained him until, through his means, a general and fair exchange of prisonners, as well in Europe...
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John Paul Jones: Commemoration at Annapolis

Charles W. Stewart - History - 2001 - 280 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made Prisoners of War. It was perhaps fortunate for you, Madam, that he was from home, for it was ray intention to have taken him on board the Ranger, and to have detained him until thro' his means,...
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John Paul Jones and the American Navy

James C. Bradford - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2001 - 112 pages
...of alleviating the horrors of hopeless captivity, when the brave are overpowered and made Prisoners of War. It was perhaps fortunate for you Madam that...intention to have taken him on board the Ranger, and to have detained him till thro' his means, a general and fair Exchange of Prisoners, as well in Europe...
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