|Author:||R. B., 1632?-1725?|
|Title:||The famous and renowned history of the nine worthies of the world ... giving a true historical account of their glorious lives, victories, and deat[hs].|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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The famous and renowned history of the nine worthies of the world ... giving a true historical account of their glorious lives, victories, and deat[hs].
R. B., 1632?-1725?
London: Printed by W.O. ..., [ca. 1700]
Attributed to Nathaniel Crouch [i.e. R.B.]. Cf. Wing (2nd ed.).
Date of publication from Wing (2nd ed.).
Last part of imprint cut off. W.O. is probably William Onley, who printed 1697-1709. The first ed. of this work was in 1687.
Reproduction of original in Folger Library.
The History of the Nine WORTHIES, &c.
I. The Noble Actions, Life, and Death of the Famous and Renowned He∣ctor Prince of Troy, &c.
II. The Life, Actions, and Death of Alexander the Great, King of Macedon, who conquered the World, &c.
III. The Life and glorious Actions of Julius Caesar, the first Emperour of Rome.
IV. The famous Life and Renowned Acts, Joshua, Captain General of the Israelites, who subdued thirty Kings, with the whole Land of Canaan.
V. The Life and glorious Reign of David King of Israel.
VI. The Life and valiant Actions of Judas Maccabeus, Captain of the Israelites, against Atiochus the Persecuting King of Syria.
VII. The Life and famous Actions of Arthur, King of the Britains, who subdued the Pagan Saxons, and drove them out of the Land, with many other great Exploits.
The Life and Glorious Actions of Charlemagne, or Charles the Great, who restored the Roman Empire in the West.
IX. The Life and Glorious Actions of Godfrey of Bulloign, Duke of Lorain, who conquered the Holy Land, and was crowned King of Jerusalem.