2 edition of Extracts from the voyages of David Pieterszen de Vries found in the catalog.
Extracts from the voyages of David Pieterszen de Vries
David Pietersz. de Vries
|Statement||tr. from a Dutch manuscript in the Philadelphia library, by Dr. G. Troost.|
|Series||New-York Historical Society / Collections. 2d ser -- v. 1, Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the year -- v. 1.|
|Contributions||Troost, Gerard, 1776-1850|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||280|
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Extracts from the voyages of David Pieterszen de Vries: master of artillery in the service of the United Provinces [David Pieterz.
de Vries] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This volume is produced from digital images from the Cornell University Library New York State Historical monographs collection. David Pieterszoon de Vries (c. – 13 September ) was a Dutch navigator from Hoorn. Biography. InDe Vries went on a whaling voyage to Janhe sailed to Newfoundland, and sold the dried fish in Toulon he joined Charles, Duke of he went to Canada again, still in French service.
User Review - Flag as inappropriate A reprinting of an extraordinarily rare, account of the early Dutch voyages to America. The Billins, whose imprint appears on pageprinted this edition for the noted rare-book collector John Lenox.
The reprint itself is rare: Lenox commissioned just copies, for presentation to his s: 1. out of 5 stars The Voyages of David De Vries. Reviewed in the United States on Octo Verified Purchase. This is a nice old book. The author clearly loves the story of David DeVries and his adventures in New Netherland, and describes the people and places with whom DeVries came into contact with empathy and clarity.4/5(1).
Extracts from the voyages of David Pieterszen de Vries, by David Pieterzs de Vries. Extracts from the New World, or, A description of the West Indies, by Joannes de Laet. Extract from the journal of the voyage of the Half-Moon, Henry Hudson, master, from the Netherlands to the coast of North-America, in theby Robert : Extracts from de Laet and Aitzema, relating to New Netherland.
Extracts from the New world, or, A description of the West Indies. Extracts from the voyages of David Pieterszen de Vries, master of artillery in the service of the United Provinces, etc., A few particulars concerning the directors general or governors, of New Netherlands.
Peter De Vries (Febru – Septem ) was an American editor and novelist known for his satiric wit. He has been described by the philosopher Daniel Dennett as "probably the funniest writer on religion ever". 2 Personal life. Short stories and humorous pieces. 6 External links. De Vries was born in Chicago, Illinois, in Born: Peter De Vries, Febru.
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Vries, David Pietersen de (dä`vēt pē`tərsən də vrēs), b. c, Dutch merchant captain and experienced mariner, Vries, in partnership with directors of the Dutch West India Company, founded () a settlement (Swanendael) on Delaware Bay, later destroyed by warring Native Americans.
Thurber, fifteen years older than De Vries, was flattered; he became a friend and promoter, and gave some of De Vries’s shorter pieces to Harold Ross, the editor of The New Yorker.
By John de Laet, director of the Dutch West India company, and c. from the original Dutch, by the editor. by Laet, Joannes de, () Extracts from the voyages of David Pieterszen de Vries, master of artillery in the service of the United Provinces, and c., tr. from a Dutch manuscript in the Philadelphia library, by Dr.
Troost. David Pieterssen De Vries. DE VRIES, David Pieterssen, colonist, lived in 17th century. Several of the directors of the New Amsterdam chamber of the West India company took measures to secure for themselves a share of the privileges, which they offered to enterprising capitalists in the charter of Rimmer de Vries, Dutch economist.
Member Council Foreign Relations. Background Vries, Rimmer de was born on Janu in Utrecht, Netherlands. Came to United States,naturalized, Son of Jacob and Mettje (Verburg) de Vries. Education Bachelor, Netherlands School of Economics, View the profiles of people named Peter de Vries.
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But thanks to the. SOCIETY volume forin which is to be found, on pagesHenry C. Murphy’s translation “Voyages from Holland to America, A.D., to ” of David Pietersz. de Vries’s KORTE HISTORIAEL ENDEFile Size: 1MB. The New Yorker, Octo P.
Obituary of Peter De Vries, who died Tuesday, Sep. He was a tall, sweet, rueful man whose burdens included. A Book of Voyages‘ loveliest contributor is the Right Honorable Elizabeth Lady Craven, who sent her brother a series of letters describing her journey from the Crimea to Constantinople in “Lady Craven managed to attract a great deal of ill-natured scandal,” O’Brian notes, for she was both beautiful and indiscreet.
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De Vries is one of America's best comic writers. His work provides the reader with a critical view of modern society.