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Extraordinary adventures, revolutions, and events. Being an account of divers stupendious [sic] accidents, strange deliverances, signal mutations in the fortunes of several famous men, and changes of government in many countries. With other observable passages in divers kingdoms, states and provinces throughout the world : enlivened with pictures, for their better illustration / by R.B.

  • R. B., approximately 1632-approximately 1725
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Also known as

Extraordinary adventures and discoveries of several famous men. English


London : Printed for Nath. Crouch, 1704.

Physical description

187 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustrations, frontispiece ; (12mo)


3rd ed.


R.B. stands for Richard or Robert Burton, the pseudonym of Nathaniel Crouch
First published in 1683 as: The extraordinary adventures and discoveries of several famous men
Signatures: A-H¹²
Type changes to a smaller typeface, p. 183-187
Publisher's ads [5] p. at end

References note

BM 9:433
ESTC T71200


  • English

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