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A Genuine and True Journal of the Miraculous Escape of the Young Chevalier

The interviews recorded by Dr John Burton, M.D. of York were published in 1749 as A Genuine and True Journal of the Miraculous Escape of the Young Chevalier which would go on to be Book II of all subsequent versions of Ascanius. This version is printed for W. Webb of St. Paul’s. The first was printed for B.A. of Charing-Cross (Benjamin Andrews).

Genuine memoirs of John Murray, late secretary to the Young Pretender. Printed for J. Wilford (1747).

Two anonymous pamphlets called Some particulars of the secret history of William Murray of Brughton (1766) and Genuine memoirs of John Murray, late secretary to the Young Pretender. Printed for J. Wilford (1747).