The Dutch and Quaker Colonies in America - Vol. 1

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THE DUTCH AND QUAKER
COLONIES IN
AMERICA

BY
JOHN FISKE

Nieuw Nederlant is een seer schoon aengenaem gesont en lustigh lantschap daer het voor alderley slagh van menschen beter en ruymer aen de kost of gemackelycher door de werelt te geraken is als in Nederlant offte eenige andere quartieren des werelts mijn bekent.
ADRIAN VAN DER DONCK, 1656.

For I must needs tell you, if we miscarry it will be our own fault; we have nobody else to blame; for such is the happiness of our Constitution, that we cannot well be destroyed but by ourselves. WILLIAM PENN. 1679.

IN TWO VOLUMES
VOLUME I

BOSTON AND NEW YORK
HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY
The Riverside Press Cambridge

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