16077

MANUSCRIPT EXTRACTS FROM THE TREATY OF PEACE BETWEEN ENGLAND AND THE UNITED NETHERLANDS 1654

Manuscript in Italian and Spanish titled ñLe Propositn di Pace che sa la Republica d’Olanda alla Repca. d’Anghilterraî & ñCapitolazioni della Pace fra L’Inghilterra et L’Olandaî

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Folio, 3 pages folio, with integral blank page, written in one neat hand, docketed.

£550.00

SKU: 16077

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Extracts in both Italian and Spanish from the Treaty of Peace signed in 1654 between England and the United Netherlands after the First Dutch War which relate to those countries. In the Italian version there is mention and emphasis on the partition of the East and West Indies. The Spanish version includes the stipulation that Dutch ships must lower their flags to the English when in English Waters ( in recognition of the Navigation Act of 1651. An item of great interest for English Naval History.