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A letter from William Penn proprietary and governour of Pennsylvania in America [electronic resource] : To the Committee of the Free Society of Traders of that province, residing in London. Containing a general description of the said province, its soil, air, water, seasons and produce, both natural and artificial, and the good encrease thereof. Of the natives or aborigines, their language, customs and manners, diet, houses or wigwams, liberality, easie way of living, physick, burial, religion, sacrifices and cantico, festivals, government, and their order in council upon treaties for land, &c. their justice upon evil doers. Of the first planters, the Dutch, &c. and the present condition and settlement of the said province, and courts of justice, &c. To which is added, an account of the city of Philadelphia newly laid out. Its scituation between two navigable rivers, Delaware and Skulkill, with a portraiture oor plat-form thereof, wherein the purchasers lots are distinguished by certain numbers inserted. And the prosperous and advantagious settlements of the Society aforesaid, within the
Bib ID 8279842
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Penn, William, 1644-1718
 
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Description [London] : Printed and sold by Andrew Sowle, at the Crooked-Billet in Holloway-Lane in Shoreditch, and at several stationers in London, 1683 
[2], 1, 4-10 p., [1] leaf of plates : folded map 
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Early English books online.

Notes

Text is continuous despite pagination.

Reproduction of the original in the Friends House Library, London.

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Wing (2nd ed.) P1320

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2052:13) 
Subjects Indians of North America -- Pennsylvania -- Early works to 1800.  |  Pennsylvania -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.  |  Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
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