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The two Netherlanders

Lawrence Ernest Harris

The two Netherlanders

Humphrey Bradley and Cornelis Drebbel.

by Lawrence Ernest Harris

  • 261 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by W. Heffer in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bradley, Humphrey, fl. 1584-1625.,
  • Drebbel, Cornelis, 1572-1634.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC140.B68 H3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5866734M
    LC Control Number62051111

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The Two Netherlanders book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Biographies of two 17th century engineers of Dutch origin. Humphrey 3/5. The Two Netherlanders: Humphrey Bradley and Cornelis Drebbel. Lawrence Ernest Harris. Brill Archive, - Netherlands - pages. 0 Reviews.

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Netherland was published in May and was featured on the cover of the New York Times Book Review where Dwight Garner (NYTBR senior editor) called it "the wittiest, angriest, most exacting and most desolate work of fiction we've yet had about life in New York and London after the Author: Joseph O'Neill.

Though the book’s decoration displays a relative aesthetic harmony, the illumination is clearly a collaborative effort involving an international team of artists working in the French capital.

There is stylistic evidence of at least six illuminators—two Italians, two Parisians, and two Netherlanders. I know many people loved this book.

It made several best of the year lists when it was published in and won the prestigious PEN/Faulkner Award. More than one reviewer I respect compared it to The Greatauthor Joseph ONeill certainly knows how to write a gorgeous sentence or two, and the last few pages have an elegiac, Gatsby-like quality/5.

The country is indeed low-lying and remarkably flat, with large expanses of lakes, rivers, and canals. Some 2, square miles (6, square km) of the Netherlands consist of reclaimed land, the result of a process of careful water management dating back to medieval the coasts, land was reclaimed from the sea, and, in the interior, lakes and marshes were drained, especially.

Dutch people (Dutch: Nederlanders) or the Dutch are a Germanic ethnic group and nation native to the Netherlands. They share a common culture and speak the Dutch people and their descendants are found in migrant communities worldwide, notably in Aruba, Suriname, Guyana, Curaçao, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Australia, South Africa, New Zealand, and the United : 1,   Someone from the Netherlands Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary.

Please be aware that this discussion guide may contain spoilers. About The Book Joseph O'Neill's Netherland is the mesmerizing story of a European man living in New York City after 9/11, with two troubled loves--that for his wife, and that for his adopted country.

Told in a lyrical voice, the story of his journey involves an immersion in the cricket-playing subculture of the city, a tragic. The Leftovers of New Netherland, Amsterdam. likes. In this art/photo/research project I connect people, objects and stories of New Netherland () through photography with the ers: In this book, Gwen F.

Epperson has provided researchers of 17th Century New Netherland (present day New York) with an invaluable learning tool. Mrs. Epperson shares her familiarty with available records, her experience in using European records, and her knowledge of how and where one might determine the place of origin of a New Netherland family.5/5(3).

All church, school, and public libraries serving a Dutch constituency should purchase this book. For the library and the researcher, Van Hinte's 'Netherlanders in America' and Henry S.

Lucas' book 'Netherlanders in America' (published in and now out of. Netherlanders in America: A Study of Emigration and Settlement in the 19th and 20th Centuries in the United States of America by Jacob Van Hinte (originally published in Dutch in two volumes by P.

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