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Quevedo, Francisco de, 1580-1645.

The visions of Dom Francisco de Quevedo Villegas, Knight of the Order of St James. Made English by R.L.
London : printed for H. Herringman at the sign of the Blew Anchor in the lower walk of the New Exchange, 1667.
8vo., [8], 344 p. ; imprimatur on A1v: Licensed, March 26th 1667.
Wing (2nd ed.), Q196A

A translation, by Sir Roger L’Estrange, of: Sueños y discursos de verdades descubridoras de abusos, vicios y engaños en todos los oficios del mundo, Barcelona: 1627. Pepys retained:

The visions of Dom Francisco de Quevedo Villegas, Knight of the Order of St James. Made English by R.L.
The third edition corrected.
London : printed for H. Herringman at the sign of the Blew Anchor in the lower walk of the New Exchange, 1668.
8vo., [8], 344 p. ; With a preliminary order to print.
Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), Q197
PL 730

The L'Estrange translation was re-printed as late as 1750.

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