The strangest adventvre that ever happened: either in the ages passed or present : containing a discourse concerning the successe of the King of Portugall Dom Sebastian, from the time of his voyage into Affricke, when he was lost in the battell against the infidels, in the yeare 1578. vnto the sixt of Ianuary this present 1601. In which discourse, is diuerse curious histories, some auncient prophesies, and other matters, whereby most euidently appeareth: that he whom the Seigneurie of Venice hath held as prisoner for the space of two yeres and twentie two dayes, is the right and true king of Portugall Dom Sebastian. More, a letter that declareth, in what maner he was set at libertie the xv. of December last. And beside, how he parted from Venice and came to Florence

all first done in Spanish, then in French, and novv lastly translated into English

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Teixeira, José, 1543-1604.
Other Authors: Munday, Anthony, 1553-1633.
Associated Names: Field, Richard (Printer), Henson, Francis (Bookseller)
Uniform Title:Adventure admirable, par dessus toutes autres des siecles passez & present. English
Format: Book
Published: London : Printed [by Richard Field] for Frances Henson dwelling in the Black-Friers, 1601.
Physical Description:90, [2] p. ; 19 cm (4to)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
Bibliographical reference number:
General note:A different text from STC 23865-6.
A translation of "Adventure admirable, par dessus toutes autres des siecles passez & present", which is in turn a translation of a Spanish original of which no printed copy is known.
By José Teixeira, whose name appears on A3r.
Printer's name from STC.
Stationer's Register: Entered 30 March [1601]
The last leaf is blank.
Translator's dedication signed: A.M., i.e. Anthony Munday. (ESTC)
Citation / References note:ESTC, S118296
STC (2nd ed.), 23864
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Copy note: lacks the last leaf.
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