|Author:||J. S. (John Shirley), fl. 1680-1702.|
|Title:||The famous history of Aurelius the valiant London-prentice shewing his noble exploits at home and abroad, his love, and great success. very pleasant and delightful. Written for incouragement of youth, by J.S. This may by printed, R.P.|
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The famous history of Aurelius the valiant London-prentice shewing his noble exploits at home and abroad, his love, and great success. very pleasant and delightful. Written for incouragement of youth, by J.S. This may by printed, R.P.
J. S. (John Shirley), fl. 1680-1702.
[London]: Printed for J. Back, at the sign of the Black Boy on London-Bridge, 
|Alternate titles:||Added engraved title pageThe famous history of the valiant London-prentice|
J. S. = John Shirley.
Added engraved title page dated 1686; place of print from Plomer.
With an illustration and colophon on final page.
Signatures: A B4.
Identified as Wing (2nd ed.) S3506bA on UMI microfilm set "Early English books, 1641-1700", reel 2112.
Dated [1685?] in Wing, which is apparently unaware of dated entraved title page.
Reproduction of the original in the Magdalene College Library, Cambridge.
The History of the London-Prentice, &c.
CHAP. I. An account of his Birth, Education, and ear∣ly Valour, &c.
CHAP. II. An account of his first adventures and En∣terprizes, where he won the Virgins hearts, &c.
CHAP. III. How the fair Lucinda fell in love with him, and how those she despised for his sake, conspir'd against him.
CHAP. IV. How they attempted to destroy Aurelius, but were overcome and left naked in the Wood.
CHAP. V. How his Father put him Apprentice to a Merchant, and the leave he took of Lu∣cinda.
CHAP. VI. How he gained the love of his Master, and became Enamoured of Dorinda his fair Daughter.
CHAP. VII. How he got leave to go for Turkey, and what ensued.
CHAP. VIII. How he arrived in Turkey, and of his Re∣ception: How he overthrew the Turks, and killed a Turkish Prince.
CHAP. IX. How he destroyed two Lyons prepared to Devour him, and had the King's Daugh∣ter in Marriage.