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The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Rudolf Erich Raspe

The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen

by Rudolf Erich Raspe

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Published by Dedalus, .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 16th to 18th century fiction,
  • Classic fiction,
  • German Prose,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8450775M
    ISBN 100946626286
    ISBN 109780946626281

      An English version was published in London in , by Rudolf Erich Raspe, as Baron Munchhausen's Narrative of his Marvellous Travels and Campaigns in Russia, also . THE SURPRISING TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN, In Russia, The Caspian Sea [.] A Voyage into the Moon and Dog Star; With Many Extraordinary Particulars [.] A Sequel, Containing His Expedition into Africa [&c.]. MUNCHAUSEN Baron.

    The seventh was the last edition by which the classic text of Munchausen was seriously modified. Even before this important consummation had been arrived at, a sequel, which was within a fraction as long as the original work (it occupies pp. of this volume), had appeared under the title, "A Sequel to the Adventures of Baron Munchausen.   The travels and surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen (). This book, "The travels and surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen", by Rudolf Erich Raspe, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as : Melville House Publishing.

    The original Munchausen stories, those by R.E. Raspe in comprising the book's first section (Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures), are wonderful tall tales of the Baron's fantastical exploits/5(7). The stories about Münchhausen were first collected and published by an anonymous author. An English version was published in London by Rudolf Erich Raspe, as Baron Munchhausen's Narrative of his Marvelous Travels and Campaigns in Russia, also called The Surprising Adventures of /5(K).


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The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen is an enjoyable & satirical “” - ‘ The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen ’ is an enjoyable & satirical account of the fictitious exploits and travels of the fictionalized ‘Baron Munchausen’/5.

About The Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe A certain eighteenth-century German noble ventured abroad for military service and returned with a series of amusingly outrageous stories.

Baron Munchausen's astounding feats included riding cannonballs, traveling to the Moon, and pulling himself out of a bog by his own hair/5(44).

Rudolph Erich Raspe (–) was a librarian, scientist, and sometime gemstone thief. After a botched confidence scheme, Raspe fled Germany for England, where he wrote and anonymously published The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron n in English, the work remained obscure until translated into German by Gottfried August Bürger, to whom it was Cited by: 2.

The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe, introduction by David Rees, afterword by Thomas Seccombe, illustrated by William Strang and J.B.

Clark Melville House ISBN: pages. Adventures of the Renowned Baron Munchausen, Containing Singular Travels, Campaigns, Voyages, and Adventures ().Frontispiece by Thomas Rowlandson.

It may seem wayward to begin a consideration of the contribution of Germany to British children’s literature with a book that was not really designed for children. But the stories about Baron Munchausen were quickly adopted by children and Author: David Blamires.

The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen book also had it illustrated and brought it out in the same year in book form at the enhanced price of two shillings, under the title: "Gulliver Reviv'd: The Singular Travels, Campaigns, Voyages and Sporting Adventures of Baron Munnikhouson commonly pronounced Munchausen; as he relates them over a bottle when surrounded by his friends.

Munchausen at Walcheren: or, a Continuation of the Renowned Baron's Surprising Travels, Adventures, Expeditions, and Exploits, at Walcheren, the Dardanelles, Talavera, Cintra, &c., &c.

His various combats with Eastern Armies ; and the particulars of a wonderful turtle-feast with sir W. on board his yacht, when preparing to attack flushing. The original Munchausen stories, those by R.E. Raspe in comprising the book's first section (Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures), are wonderful tall tales of the Baron's fantastical exploits/5(3).

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The restored, unbowdlerized text of Raspe’s slapstick travel epic featuring the classic illustrations from Strang & Clark () No one has journeyed to as many foreign lands as Baron von Munchausen.

‎ The restored, unbowdlerized text of Raspe’s slapstick travel epic featuring the classic illustrations from Strang & Clark () No one has journeyed to as many foreign lands as Baron von Munchausen. Nor, when it comes time to fire a cannon, will you find anyone more ac.

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Publication date PublisherPages: THE SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN. By Rudolph Erich Raspe. Published in INTRODUCTION. It is a curious fact that of that class of literature to which Munchausen belongs, that namely of Voyages Imaginaires, the three great types should have all been created in England.5/5(1).

This is the first volume of The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolf Erich Raspe. The Baron relates his fantastical experiences and exploits, telling of the many singular incidents such as climbing to the moon on a beanstalk, riding on a cannonball, being swallowed by a fish and being rescued from its insides, flying.

The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen. by Rudolf Erich Raspe,Thomas Seccombe. Neversink. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Melville House.

Get this from a library. The travels and surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen. [Rudolf Erich Raspe; William Strang; Joseph Benwell Clark;] -- "No one has journeyed to as many foreign lands as Baron von Mucnhausen. Nor, when it comes time to fire a canon, will you find anyone more accurate.

Courtly life is as natural to him as the harshest. The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen (Neversink) by Raspe, Rudolf Erich and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The Adventures of Baron Munchausen is one of the most famous book of tall tales.

It is based on stories told by Karl Friedrich von Münchhausen, a retired army captain, who was noted for his exaggerated and fantastic accounts of his war adventures and hunting experiences/5(13). Baron Munchausen's narrative of his marvellous travels.

Responsibility: illustrated with thirty-seven curious engravings from the Baron's own designs and five woodcuts by G. Cruikshank. The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Munchausen, Baron. Porter & Coates Philadelphia no date Reprint, 12 mo, hardcover, black lettering and decoration on clay colored cloth boards.

Circa early 's. Small stain on endpapers and frontispiece else VG. Page edges lightly browned. pp. 34 chapters.Similar Items. The travels and surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen / Published: () The surprising adventures of Baron Munchausen / Published: () The adventures of Baron Munchausen / Published: () The adventures of Baron Munchausen: .Gulliver redivivus, or, The celebrated & entertaining travels and adventures, by sea and land, of the renowned Baron Munchausen including a tour to the United States of America, in the year and the first two chapters of a second tour in