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A Brief Description of NEW-YORK: Formerly Called New-Netherlands..

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1670
Dimensions: 
Closed: 7 1/2 × 5 7/8 × 1/8 in. (19.1 × 14.9 × 0.3 cm)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y.1670.Den
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 192-3
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1670
eMuseum Object ID: 
64123
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Het gezandtschap der Neêrlandtsche Oost-Indische Companie...

Classification: 
Date: 
1693
Dimensions: 
Closed: 13 in. × 8 5/8 in. × 2 7/8 in. (33 × 21.9 × 7.3 cm)
Description: 
Author: Johannes Nieuhof (1618-1672) 2 pts. in 1 v. : ill., maps
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y-q.1693.Nieuhof
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 156-7
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1693
eMuseum Object ID: 
64122
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Beschryving des keizerryks van Taising of Sina . . .

Classification: 
Date: 
1670
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 in. (33 cm)
Description: 
Beschryving des keizerryks van Taising of Sina . . . , Olfert Dapper, 1636-1689. Published by Jacob van Meurs, 1670, [2], 163 (i.e. 288), [1] p., [12] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 33 cm. (fol.) Meurs, Jacob van, 1619-1680, engraver.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y-q.1670.Dapper
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1670
eMuseum Object ID: 
64121
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Indiæ Orientalis. II. pars : in qva Iohan.

Classification: 
Date: 
1599
Dimensions: 
Closed: 12 1/2 in. × 8 1/2 in. × 2 in. (31.8 × 21.6 × 5.1 cm)
Description: 
Johann Theodor de Bry (1561-1623?), Johann Israel de Bry (d. 1611), Gotthard Arthus (b. 1568), Bilibaldus Strobaeus, Jan Huygen van Linschoten (1563-1611), et al. Frankfurt: Johann Theodor de Bry and Johann Israel de Bry, 1601-1606 1599, [12], 114, [8] p., [42] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. (engravings), port., maps (fol.)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y-q.1598.Ind
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 147-148.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1599
eMuseum Object ID: 
64120
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Oud en nieuw Oost-Indiën... Volume 5, part 1 (deel 5, stuk 1)

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1724-1726
Dimensions: 
Closed: 14 1/2 in. × 9 3/4 in. × 2 in. (36.8 × 24.8 × 5.1 cm)
Description: 
Author: François Valentijn (1666-1727) 5 v. in 9 : ill., plates (partly folded), ports., folded maps, folded plans, folded tables ; 34 cm. Oversize
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y.1724.V
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 149-150
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1726
eMuseum Object ID: 
64119
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Beschryvinge van Nieuvv-Nederlant

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Yes
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Date: 
1656
Dimensions: 
Closed: 7 7/8 × 5 7/8 × 3/8 in. (20 × 14.9 × 1 cm)
Description: 
Author: Adriaen van der Donck (c. 1620 – c. 1655) 1655, [8], 100, [4] p. : ill. ; 20 cm. (4to)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y.1656.D
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 179-181
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1656
eMuseum Object ID: 
64118
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Purchas his pilgrimes: In five books

Classification: 
Date: 
1625
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 3/4 in. (35 cm)
Description: 
Purchas his pilgrimes: In five books, Samuel Purchas (1577?-1626), Richard Hakluyt (1552?-1616), 1625, 4 v.: ill., maps ; 35 cm. (fol.)
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.Y.1625.P
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1625
eMuseum Object ID: 
64117
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Novi Belgii Novaque Angliae Nec Non Partis Virginiae Tabula

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
After 1655
Medium: 
Engraving, hand colored
Dimensions: 
sheet: 51 x 62 cm (20 1/16 x 24 7/16 in.)
Description: 
Author: Claes Janzoon Visscher, ca. 1655-77
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.NS4.M31.1.38
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 184-188
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1682
eMuseum Object ID: 
64116
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Totius Neobelgii Nova Et Accuratissima Tabula

Classification: 
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
After 1674
Medium: 
Engraving, hand colored
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 50.8 x 59 cm (20 x 23 1/4 in.)
Description: 
Author: Augustine Hermann? and Carolus Allard
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
LIB.NS4.M31.1.28
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 184-188
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1709
eMuseum Object ID: 
64115
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Poems, Henricus Selyns

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Yes
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Date: 
1659-1686
Medium: 
Ink on paper
Description: 
Undated manuscript volume of poems by Henricus Selyns (1636-1701), comprising approximately 200 epitaphs, and nuptial, birthday, and other congratulatory odes of a personal character and chiefly dedicated to the author's contemporaries in Holland, New York, and the West Indies. Most are in Dutch, but also included are several in Latin, and one in Greek.
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Object Number: 
MSS.BV.Selyns
Bibliography: 
Krohn, Deborah, Peter Miller, and Marybeth De Filippis, eds., "Dutch New York Between East and West: The World of Margrieta van Varick." New York: Bard Graduate Center, New-York Historical Society, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009, p. 200
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1686
eMuseum Object ID: 
64114
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