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 Reijsbeschrijvinge
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Reijsbeschrijvinge

'Description of the journey of Cornelis Stout'

Cornelis Stout

Date: About 1680

Original Language: Dutch

Description

The work, 51 double folio pages long in the surviving manuscript, which is probably an autograph, is the diary of the sad history of Stout’s failed voyage to the Dutch colony in Surinam, where the young family planned to start a new life. Shortly after they left their homeland, their ship was seized by Algeri…

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Steenbrink, Karel, “ Reijsbeschrijvinge”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 09 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28235>
First published online: 2015



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