Blackbeard’s Ghost by Ben Stahl, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TK1115, 1968, 174 pages. Illustrated by the author. Movie tie-in cover features Peter Ustinov as Blackbeard.
DESCRIPTION:“Aum, Aum, Aum…Mananan verbum fohat…kali yug! Oh, come to us, ghost of Blackbeard, the greatest pirate that ever lived!’
J.D. chanted the magic spell…and behind him appeared a huge figure wreathed in smoke, with wet strands of seaweed hanging from his shoulders. Aldetha Southwell’s spell had worked! J.D. had conjured up Blackbeard’s ghost!