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The singular adventures of Baron Munchausen

Munchausen. English

The singular adventures of Baron Munchausen

by Munchausen. English

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Published by Heritage Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 164-175.

Statementby Rudolph Raspe and others ; a definitive text edited, with an introd. by John Carswell and ill. by Fritz Krede.
ContributionsCarswell, John., Krede, Fritz.
The Physical Object
Paginationxli, 175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23759552M

The original Munchausen stories, those by R.E. Raspe in comprising the book's first section (Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures), are wonderful tall /5(7). He 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.

In the afterword, Thomas Seccombe lets the reader in on a secret: Baron Munchausen is real. Born in , the genial German nobleman was known for telling heavily embellished tales of his adventures in a dry and natural manner. The tall tale, a genre later appropriated by Mark Twain and many others, originated with the Baron. 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 Baron Munchhausen/5(K).

  Directed by Terry Gilliam. With John Neville, Eric Idle, Sarah Polley, Oliver Reed. An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels /10(K).   The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1/8) Movie CLIP - Berthold Runs to Austria () HD - Duration: Movieclips , views.


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The real-life Münchhausen became a minor celebrity for telling outrageous tall tales based on his military service in the Russo-Turkish War. THE SINGULAR ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN. New York: Limited Editions Club, Fritz Kredel.

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Illustrated with pen and water-color drawings by Fritz Kredel, hand-colored by Walter Fischer. Of a total edition of copies SIGNED by. The Singular Adventures of Baron Munchausen by Rudolph Raspe and others () Sandglass Number IV Artwork: Illustrations by Fritz Kredel Edited and Introduced by John Carswell, proclaimed the "Definitive" text Reprint of LEC #, 21st Series, V.

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