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[The Englishmen's arrival in Virginia]

[The Englishmen's arrival in Virginia]

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Summary

Map showing the coast of Virginia with many islands just off the mainland, two Native territories, Secotan and Weapemeoc, and the Native community of Roanoak on an island at the mouth of a river.
Illus. in: Wunderbarliche, doch warhafftige Erklärung, von der Gelegenheit vnd Sitten der Wilden in Virginia ... / Erstlich in engelländischer Sprach beschrieben durch Thomam Hariot, vnd newlich durch Christ. P. in Teutsch gebracht. Franckfort am Mayn : Gedruckt bey J. Wechel, in Verlegung D. Bry, 1590, [plate] 2.
Engraving by Theodor de Bry after watercolor by John White.
Title transcribed from Lorant, p. 229.
The New World [...] / Lorant, ed. New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1965, p. 229
Reference copy in LOT 4411-C.

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Date

01/01/1590
person

Contributors

Bry, Theodor de, 1528-1598, engraver
White, John, active 1585-1593, artist
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