Step lively, pirate foes and fanciers! Mysterious booty found inside a long-lost sea chest, hidden for hundreds of years off the coast of Newfoundland, has just been uncovered for your enjoyment. Within these covers is the fascinating eighteenth-century journal of Captain William Lubber, an earnest soul who sailed the seas in search of the vicious female pirate Arabella Drummond. Prepare for a mesmerizing tale of the golden age of piracy -- from storm-tossed sailing ships to tantalizing treasure islands, from pirates' flags and fashions to their wily weapons and wicked ways. An extraordinary find for pirateologists, here is a true and complete companion for the dedicated pirate hunter.


- a stunning cover bearing a working compass and glittering gems

- treasure map with a missing piece -- for the canny reader to find

- multiple flaps, maps, charts, and booklets harboring codes and clues

- intricate drawings of ships' interiors

- a packet of gold dust

- a pocket sundial

- a cache of pirate letters, pieces of eight -- and a jewel as a final reward


Aar! Hoist the sails for a lavish new discovery filled with treasures -- a magnificent resource for pirate lovers everywhere.

A exerpt of this book was included in Dragonology Tracking and Taming Dragons A Deluxe Book and Model Set Volume 1: European Dragon.


Author:Captain William Lubber.

Editor:Dugald A. Steer.


  • USA Price- $19.99
  • First Release- August 2006
  • Age Range- 8 years old and up
  • Grade Range- Grade 3 and up
  • Hardcover (only)
  • Number of Pages- 32
  • Size- 10" x 11-13/16"

See AlsoEdit



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Pirateology edit
"Pirateology: The Pirate Hunter's Companion" • "The Pirateology Handbook: A Course in Pirate Hunting" • "Pirateology: Code-Writing Kit" • "Pirateology Guidebook and Model Set"
Main Books edit
"Dragonology: The Complete Book of Dragons" • "Egyptology: Search for the Tomb of Osiris" • "Wizardology: The Book of the Secrets of Merlin" • "Pirateology: The Pirate Hunter's Companion" • "Mythology: Greek Gods, Heroes & Monsters" • "Monsterology: The Complete Book of Monstrous Creatures" • "Spyology: The Complete Book of Spycraft" • "Oceanology: The True Account of the Voyage of the Nautilus" • "Vampireology: The True History of the Fallen" • "Alienology: The Complete Guide to Extraterrestrials" • "Illusionology: The Secret Science of Magic" • "Dinosaurology: The Search for a Lost World"