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A brief description of New-York, formerly called New-Netherlands

Daniel Denton

A brief description of New-York, formerly called New-Netherlands

with the places thereunto adjoyning : together with the manner of its scituation, fertility of the soyle, healthfulness of the climate, and the commodities thence produced : also some directions and advice to such as shall go thither ... : likewise a brief relation of the customs of the Indians there

by Daniel Denton

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Published by Printed for John Hancock ... and William Bradley ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- New York (State),
  • New York (State) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Daniel Denton
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 414:6
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[4], 21 p
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15022383M

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    Daniel Denton was a town clerk in Jamaica, Long Island, and from served as justice of the peace for New York. He returned to England briefly in , where he composed this pamphlet, “A Brief Description of New-York,” aimed at encouraging English settlers to come to the New World.   A brief description of New York formerly called New Netherlands, with the places thereunto adjoining. Likewise a brief relation of the customs of the Indians there. New ed. with an introd. and copious historical notes, By Gabriel Furman. by Daniel Denton. Published by W. Gowans.   In , after returning to England, he published A Brief Description of New-York: Formerly Called New Netherlands, the first eyewitness account in English of the colony recently acquired from the Dutch, and designed to promote the region for English settlement. "The first account of New York printed in English and very rare" (Sabin).

    A Brief Description of New-York: Formerly Called New-Netherlands - -HB Book. $ Free shipping. Samantha in Europe by Josiah Allen's Wife Marietta Holley Antique Book! $ $ Free shipping. Picture Information. Opens image gallery. Image not available. Mouse over to Seller Rating: % positive. A Brief Description of New York Formerly called New Netherlands, with the places thereunto adjoining. Likewise a brief relation of the customs of the Indians there by Daniel Denton. A new ed. with an introduction and copious historical notes. Some of the highlights of the Long Island Room's collection include an original copy of Daniel Denton's book, A Brief Description of New York: Formerly Called New-Netherlands; a broadside from the Oysterponds area of Long Island recounting the deaths of four men lost at sea; a manuscript copy of Gabriel Furman's publication.


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