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The wonder of wonders, or, The strange birth in Hampshire : being an exact, true and perfect relation of one A.B. living in a country parish neer the town of Rumsey in Hampshire, relating how the said person was strangely brought to bed the 18th of November last with a live toad, a terrible serpent, and a dead child having some part of its head and face and othe parts devoured by the serpent in the mothers womb ... tune of, My bleeding heart / by T.L.

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Strange birth in Hampshire


[London] : Printed for J. Hose and E. Oliver and are to be sold at their shops in Holbourn and on Snow-Hill, [1675?]

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1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) : illustrations (woodcut).



Caption title.
Attributed to Thomas Lanfiere. Cf. Wing (2nd ed.).
Right half sheet contains: The second part, to the same tune.
Place and date of publication suggested by Wing (2nd ed.).
Reproduction of original in: Bodleian Library.

References note

Wing (2nd ed.) L362B

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English Books, 1641-1700 ; 2851:16) s1999 miun s


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