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Wonderful Museum

MAGAZINE EXTRAORDINARY:

BEING A COMPLETE REPOSITORY OF

All the Wonders, Curiosities, and
-Rarities of Nature and Art,

From the Beginning of the World to the Present Year.

COXrll EHIND1NC

A VALUABLE COLLECTION

(all Well Attested, And From Respectable Authorities) Op

Authentic and entertaining Descrip-
tions, and Copper-plate Representations,
of the most Wonderful, Remarkable,
and Surprising Volcanos, Cataracts, Ca-
serns, Waterfalls, Whirlpools, and other
stupendous Phenomena of the Earth,
resulting from Earthquakes and the ge-
neral Deluge; strange Customs, peculiar

Manners of remote Countries, wonderful
Occurrences,singular Events, heroic Ad*
ventures, absurd Characters, remarkable
lor eating, drinking, fasting, walking,
&c. memorable Exploits, amazing De-
liverances.from Death and various other
Dangers,strange Accidents, extraordinary
Memoirs, astonishing Revolutions, &c»

Including, among the greatest Variety of other valuable Matter in this Line of

Literature (from an illustrated fcdition of the Rev. Mr. James

T/rahcer's celebrated Biographical Hijlory)

Memoirs and Portraits ot' the most singular and remarkable

Persons of both Sexes, in every Walk of human Life,

From King Kgbert the Great, first King of all England, lo the

Present Time:
Consisting of a ereatVariecy of very eccentric Characters famous for long Lise, Con-
rj.-c, Cowardice, extraordinary Strength, Avarice, astonishing Fortitude, as well as
genuine Narrations of Giants, Dwarfs, Misers, Impoltors ; singular Vices and Vir-
tues; uncommon Eclipses, Storms, remarkable Providences, heroic Achievements,
supernatural Occurrences, strange Discoveries of long-concealed Murders, &c. &c.

Forming altogether a New and most Complete

Hix tori/ oftire Extraordinaries and Wonders of the World.

The Whole selected from the most approved and celebrated Historian, Voyagers,

Travellers, Philosophers, Physicians and other eminent and distinguished Persons

of every Age and Country, and from the most expensive Works and Manuscripts.

By WILLIAM GRANGER, Esq.

Assisted by many Valuable Articles, communicated

By JAMES CAVLFIELD, and Others.
EMBELLISHED WITH ELEGANT COPPER-PLATES."

»' It would conduce much to the M.igva<riir:i:y and Honour of MAN, if a;
«< CtM.I.LCriONwasmadeoftheEXrRAOKDINARlESand WONDERS
« of HUMAN NATURE, principally out of the Rcparttoi History; that is, what
•• is the last and highest Pitch, to which Man'i Nature hath ever reached in
"all the Prrfrilioitt and Defe/Hi of Mind and Body.*' :— Lord Racon."

VOL. VI. ~

I. O N D V N:

(39. anTM, lp.itenioatrr,lilouj, printer.
Printed for ALEX. Hoar, & Co. No. i5, Pattrnijltr-Rtvi.

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