Impostors and imposture -- England -- Guilford (Surrey) : An exact diary of what was observ'd during a close attendance upon Mary Toft : The pretended Rabbet-Breeder of Godalming in Surrey, From Monday Nov. 28, to Wednesday Dec. 7 following. Together with An Account of her Confession of the Fraud. By Sir Richard Manningham, Kt. Fellow of the Royal Society, and of the College of Physicians, London. .
Impostors and imposture -- England -- London -- Early works to 1800. : Memoirs of the northern impostor, or, Prince of swindlers [electronic resource] : being a faithful narrative of the adventures and deceptions of James George Semple, commonly called Major Semple alias Harrold, Maxwell, Grant, &c. &c. : with an account of his devices at Lord Salisbury's, Sir Thomas Dundass's, Mr. Pitt's, the Marquis of Landsdown's, Baron Hompesch, Lord Suffield, Sir Sampson Gideon, Dr. Prettyman, &c. &c. : also the various inventions by which he obtained goods of different tradesmen and the names of the persons who were the objects of his depredations : to which is annexed his trial and sentence.
Impostors and imposture -- England -- Surrey -- Early works to 1800. : The trial of Richard Hathaway at Surrey assizes ... : upon an information for being a cheat and impostor, and endeavouring to take away the life of Sarah Morduck, on a false accusation of withchcraft : in which is discovered the malicious designs of the said imposter, with an account of his pretended inchantments and witchcraft ...
Impostors and imposture -- France -- Early works to 1800. : The falacie of the great water-drinker discovered. : Fully representing what are the ingredients that provoke him to so wonderfull a vomit, and by what art one glass seemeth to be of one colour, and another of another; and what he doth when he taketh the rose-water and the angelica-water. / By Mr Thomas Peedle and Mr Thomas Cozbie, who brought him over into England from Tours in France: and after Wednesday next being the 26 of this present June, will be constantly readie every after-noon, if desired, in their own persons to make an experimental proof of what is here declared. Published for the satisfaction of many of the nobilitie and ladies of this nation, and many eminent gentlemen who have offered great sums of money to have the misterie discovered. As also to undeceive many thousands, who having seen the manner of it, have been amazed at the wonder but could not discover the secret. Licenced and entered into the register-book of the Company of Stationers, according to order.
Impostors and imposture -- Massachusetts -- Boston. : A warning to the flocks against wolves in sheeps cloathing, or, A Faithful advice, from several ministers of the Gospel, in and near Boston, unto the churches of New-England, relating to the dangers that may arise from imposters pretending to be ministers : with a brief history of some impostors, remarkably and seasonably detected / written by one of the ministers in Boston to assert that advice, and prevent future mischiefs.
Impostors and imposture -- New England. : A warning to the flocks against wolves in sheeps cloathing. Or, A faithful advice, [electronic resource] : from several ministers of the Gospel, in and near Boston, unto the churches of New-England, relating to the dangers that may arise from impostors, pretending to be ministers. : With a brief history of some impostors, remarkably and seasonably detected written, by one of the ministers in Boston, to assert that advice, and prevent future mischiefs. : [Five lines of Scripture texts]
Impostors and imposture -- New York (State) -- New York. : A full and accurate report of the judicial proceedings in the extraordinary and highly interesting case of Matthews, alias Matthias [electronic resource] : charged with having swindled Mr. B.H. Folger, of the city of New-York, out of considerable property : with the speeches of counsel and opinion of the court on the motion of the District Attorney that a Nolle Prosequi be entered in the case : also a sketch of the imposter's character and a detailed history of his career as a "Prophet" together with many other particulars which have not hitherto been published / by W.E. Drake.