The Resource A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia : of the commodities and of the nature and manners of the naturall inhabitants. Discouered by the English colony there seated by Sir Richard Greinuile Knight in the yeere 1585. Which remained vnder the gouernement of twelue monethes; at the speciall charge and direction of the Honourable Sir Walter Raleigh Knight lord Warden of the stanneries who therein hath beene fauoured and authorised by her Maiestie and her letters patents, This fore booke is made in English by Thomas Hariot seruantt to the abouenamed Sir Walter, a member of the Colony, and there imployed in discouering Cum gratia et privilegio Caes. Matis Speciali

A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia : of the commodities and of the nature and manners of the naturall inhabitants. Discouered by the English colony there seated by Sir Richard Greinuile Knight in the yeere 1585. Which remained vnder the gouernement of twelue monethes; at the speciall charge and direction of the Honourable Sir Walter Raleigh Knight lord Warden of the stanneries who therein hath beene fauoured and authorised by her Maiestie and her letters patents, This fore booke is made in English by Thomas Hariot seruantt to the abouenamed Sir Walter, a member of the Colony, and there imployed in discouering Cum gratia et privilegio Caes. Matis Speciali

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A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia : of the commodities and of the nature and manners of the naturall inhabitants. Discouered by the English colony there seated by Sir Richard Greinuile Knight in the yeere 1585. Which remained vnder the gouernement of twelue monethes; at the speciall charge and direction of the Honourable Sir Walter Raleigh Knight lord Warden of the stanneries who therein hath beene fauoured and authorised by her Maiestie and her letters patents
Title
A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia
Title remainder
of the commodities and of the nature and manners of the naturall inhabitants. Discouered by the English colony there seated by Sir Richard Greinuile Knight in the yeere 1585. Which remained vnder the gouernement of twelue monethes; at the speciall charge and direction of the Honourable Sir Walter Raleigh Knight lord Warden of the stanneries who therein hath beene fauoured and authorised by her Maiestie and her letters patents
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This fore booke is made in English by Thomas Hariot seruantt to the abouenamed Sir Walter, a member of the Colony, and there imployed in discouering Cum gratia et privilegio Caes. Matis Speciali
Title variation
  • Trve pictvres and fashions of the people in that parte of America novv called Virginia
  • Som pictvre, of the Pictes which in the olde tyme dyd habite one part of the great Bretainne
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Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
1590 Pamphlet written by Thomas Hariot (servant to Sir Walter Raleigh) entitled "A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia." Included was information regarding the commodities, and the nature and manners of the "natural inhabitants." There are numerous illustrations, with a separate table of contents, as well as another table of contents regarding the various topics and subjects in the pamphlet. Printed at Franckfort in 1590
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UAB
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1560-1621
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Harriot, Thomas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F229
LC item number
.H27 1590
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • active 1585-1593
  • 1552?-1616
  • 1528-1598
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  • White, John
  • Hakluyt, Richard
  • Bry, Theodor de
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  • Roanoke Colony
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Virginia
  • Virginia
  • Virginia
  • Indians of North America
  • Travel
  • United States
  • Virginia
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A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia : of the commodities and of the nature and manners of the naturall inhabitants. Discouered by the English colony there seated by Sir Richard Greinuile Knight in the yeere 1585. Which remained vnder the gouernement of twelue monethes; at the speciall charge and direction of the Honourable Sir Walter Raleigh Knight lord Warden of the stanneries who therein hath beene fauoured and authorised by her Maiestie and her letters patents, This fore booke is made in English by Thomas Hariot seruantt to the abouenamed Sir Walter, a member of the Colony, and there imployed in discouering Cum gratia et privilegio Caes. Matis Speciali
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  • Dedication "to the right worthy and honovrable, Sir VValter Ralegh," signed and dated: from Franckfort the first of Apprill 1590 ... Theodorvs de Bry
  • Plates 1-23 have title: The trve pictvres and fashions of the people in that parte of America novv called Virginia, discowred by Englismen sent thither in the years of our Lorde 1585 ... Translated out of Latin into English by Richard Hacklvit. Diligentlye collected and draowne by Ihon White ... now cutt in copper and first published by Theodore de Bry att his wone chardges
  • The last 5 plates have title: Som pictvre, of the Pictes which in the olde tyme dyd habite one part of the great Bretainne
  • Colophon on final page: At Franckfort, inprinted by Iohn Wechel, at Theodore de Bry, owne coast and chardges. M D XC
  • De Bry, a skillful engraver, in 1587 traveled to England, where he met Richard Hakluyt. Hakluyt gave him a copy of Hariot's Virginia, and in 1590 De Bry published the Hariot work in Latin, German, French, and English as part I of the Great Voyages. ... the succeeding parts were published only in Latin and German. See Library of Congress. The Lessing J. Rosenwald collection: a catalog of the gifts of Lessing J. Rosenwald to the Library of Congress, 1943 to 1975, page 236
  • English edition of pt. 1 of de Bry's collection "America."
  • Also published by Richard Hakluyt as part of his Principall navigations, voiages, and discoveries of the English nation
  • Includes index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (33 pages, 49 unnumbered leaves)
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online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
LLMC Digital Library Collection
Other physical details
illustrations, map, 28 plates
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21-542
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)183273195
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A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia : of the commodities and of the nature and manners of the naturall inhabitants. Discouered by the English colony there seated by Sir Richard Greinuile Knight in the yeere 1585. Which remained vnder the gouernement of twelue monethes; at the speciall charge and direction of the Honourable Sir Walter Raleigh Knight lord Warden of the stanneries who therein hath beene fauoured and authorised by her Maiestie and her letters patents, This fore booke is made in English by Thomas Hariot seruantt to the abouenamed Sir Walter, a member of the Colony, and there imployed in discouering Cum gratia et privilegio Caes. Matis Speciali
Publication
Note
  • Dedication "to the right worthy and honovrable, Sir VValter Ralegh," signed and dated: from Franckfort the first of Apprill 1590 ... Theodorvs de Bry
  • Plates 1-23 have title: The trve pictvres and fashions of the people in that parte of America novv called Virginia, discowred by Englismen sent thither in the years of our Lorde 1585 ... Translated out of Latin into English by Richard Hacklvit. Diligentlye collected and draowne by Ihon White ... now cutt in copper and first published by Theodore de Bry att his wone chardges
  • The last 5 plates have title: Som pictvre, of the Pictes which in the olde tyme dyd habite one part of the great Bretainne
  • Colophon on final page: At Franckfort, inprinted by Iohn Wechel, at Theodore de Bry, owne coast and chardges. M D XC
  • De Bry, a skillful engraver, in 1587 traveled to England, where he met Richard Hakluyt. Hakluyt gave him a copy of Hariot's Virginia, and in 1590 De Bry published the Hariot work in Latin, German, French, and English as part I of the Great Voyages. ... the succeeding parts were published only in Latin and German. See Library of Congress. The Lessing J. Rosenwald collection: a catalog of the gifts of Lessing J. Rosenwald to the Library of Congress, 1943 to 1975, page 236
  • English edition of pt. 1 of de Bry's collection "America."
  • Also published by Richard Hakluyt as part of his Principall navigations, voiages, and discoveries of the English nation
  • Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (33 pages, 49 unnumbered leaves)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
LLMC Digital Library Collection
Other physical details
illustrations, map, 28 plates
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
21-542
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)183273195

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