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The parallel: or, A collection of extraordinary cases, relating to concealed births, and disputed successions. Containing, I. The history of Richard Plantagenet, son to Richard III. who lived and died a bricklayer. II. An account of Mrs. Mary Cognot, declared heiress to the Queen's Physician by the Parliament of Paris, tho' disown'd by father and mother. III. The surprizing case of a nobleman of Savoy chang'd at nurse. IV. The intricate case of the Count de St. Geran, educated (tho' unknown) by his parents, as their page, and discovered at last to be their son. V. The restoration of the Baron (Sutton) of Dudley, deprived of his honour by the Great Duke of Northumberland.
- Roberts, James, 1668 or 1669-1754
- M.DCC.XLIV. 
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London : printed for J. Roberts, near the Oxford-Arms in Warwick-Lane, M.DCC.XLIV. 
, 56 p. ; 8⁰.
Available as electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.