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The year of wonders: or, the glorious rising of the fifth monarch : shewing the greatness of the that free-born prince, who shall reign and govern; and what shall happen upon his coronation deduced from the eclipse of the sun, March 29. 1652. Together with the effects thereof; and a prophecie touching the change of this present government, in 1653; the manner thereof, the great wars that shall ensue, the time prefixed for their continuance, and afterwards an everlasting peace to be established; also, a description of the strange sights that will be seen in the air on Munday next; (at which time there will be a great darkness for the space of 3 hours) predicting, a woful calamity for London; and many prove headless for their rebelion: the murthering of the K. of France; and the great things that will befal the K. of Scots: the hanging of the great Turk in a Bow-string; and the stabbing of the Pope of Rome by an English-man. With many other remarkable predictions (never before published) touching the running of the streets with bloud, and burning whole cities, towns, and villages.

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Glorious rising of the fifth monarch


London : Printed for Geroge Horton, 1652.

Physical description

16 pages : illustrations



Includes 4 woodcut illustrations.
Annotation on Thomason copy: "March 21".
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.

References note

Wing (2nd ed.) Y22.
Thomason E.656[22].

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Thomason Tracts ; 101:E656[22]) s1999 miun s



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