Dutch Seaborne Empire, 1600-1800. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BOXER, C. R. History of Human Society series) PLUMB, J. H.

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BOXER, C. R. The Dutch Seaborne Empire, 1600-1800. Iintroduction by J. H. Plumb. London : Hutchinson, (1965). First UK Printing. Pp. [i[-xxvi,[1]-326,frontispiece, + 16 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with light blue gilt lett ered title block to spine. A volume in The History of Human Society series.Contents: 1. The Eighty Years War and the evolution of a nation, 2. Burghe r-oligarchs and merchant-adventurers, 3. Sedentary workers and seafaring folk, 4. Mare Liberum and Mare Clausum, 5. Gain and godliness at home and abroad, 6. Pallas and Mercury, 7. Fort and factory, 8. Assimilation and apartheid, 9. The tavern of two seas, 10. The 'Golden Century; and the 'Periwig Period'. With appendices, bibliography and index. Bumping to top edge, browning to endpapers, else vg in nicked, spine-chipped dustjacket. 50.00

Title: Dutch Seaborne Empire, 1600-1800. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: BOXER, C. R. History of Human Society series) PLUMB, J. H.

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Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1965,:

Seller ID: 70503

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