|Author:||Rocoles, Jean-Baptiste de, 1620-1696.|
|Title:||The history of infamous impostors, or, The lives & actions of several notorious counterfeits who from the most abject and meanest of the people, have usurped the titles of emperours, kings, and princes / written by the Sr. J.B. de Ricoles ... ; and now done into English.|
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The history of infamous impostors, or, The lives & actions of several notorious counterfeits who from the most abject and meanest of the people, have usurped the titles of emperours, kings, and princes / written by the Sr. J.B. de Ricoles ... ; and now done into English.
Rocoles, Jean-Baptiste de, 1620-1696.
London: Printed for William Cademan ..., 1683.
|Alternate titles:||Imposteurs insignes. English|
Translation of: Les imposteurs insignes.
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Impostors and imposture.
A TABLE OF THE Histories contained in this Book.
A LIST OF INFAMOUS Impostors: OR THE LIVES Of Several Notorious Counterfeits, who from the most Abject, and Meanest of the People, have usurped the Titles of Emperours, Kings, and Princes.
CHAP. I. Of the False Smerdis.
CHAP. II. THE Counterfeit NERO.
CHAP. III. THE False MESSIAS, CALLED Benchochab, Head of the Revolted Jews.
CHAP. IV. THE Counterfeit MOSES.
CHAP. V. John Bulchold, KING of the Anabaptists.
CHAP. VI. THE False Clotaire, CALLED GONDOALD.
CHAP. VII. THE Counterfeit Baldwin, Earl of Flanders.
CHAP. VIII. Perkin Warbeck, OR, THE COUNTERFEIT Duke of York. Son of Edward the Fourth, King of England.
CHAP. IX. THE COUNTERFEIT Don Sebastian. KING of PORTƲGAL.
CHAP. X. THE LIFE OF THE COUNTERFEIT Voldemar, Elector and Marquis of Bran∣denbourg.
CHAP. XI. THE False Mustapha. SON of BAJAZET, (The First of that Name,) Emperor of the Turks.
CHAP. XII. IAM. Heraclides. THE FALSE DESPOT OF Moldavia & Wallachia.
Some Books Printed for William Cademan, at the Popes-Head in the Lower-walk of the New-Ex∣change, in the Strand.