The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia (Google eBook)

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Reprint Company, 1747 - Virginia - 517 pages
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Page 345 - Defences, encounter, expulse, repel, and resist, as well by Sea as by Land, by all Ways and Means whatsoever, all and every such Person and Persons, as without the especial Licence of the said several Colonies and Plantations, shall attempt to inhabit within the said several Precincts and Limits of the said several Colonies and Plantations, or any of them...
Page 20 - To SIR THOMAS GATES, SIR GEORGE SOMERS AND OTHERS, FOR Two SEVERAL COLONIES AND PLANTATIONS, TO BE MADE IN VIRGINIA, AND OTHER PARTS AND TERRITORIES OF AMERICA.
Page 360 - Plantations, shall HAVE and enjoy all Liberties, Franchises, and Immunities, within any of our other Dominions, to all Intents and Purposes, as if they had been abiding and born, within this our Realm of England, or any other of our said Dominions.
Page 345 - ... colony, until such time, as they, being of any realms or dominions under our obedience, shall pay, or agree to pay, to the hands of the treasurer...
Page 369 - Council, have shewed little Respect and Reverence, either to the Place, or Authority, in which we have placed and appointed them; And others, for the colouring of...
Page 349 - People situate, lying, and being all along the Sea Coasts, between four and thirty Degrees of Northerly Latitude from the Equinoctial Line, and five and forty Degrees of the same Latitude, and in the main Land between the same four and thirty and five and forty Degrees, and the Islands thereunto adjacent, or within one hundred Miles of the Coast thereof...
Page 341 - ... aforesaid ; And the other consisting of sundry Knights, Gentlemen, Merchants, and other Adventurers, of our Cities of Bristol and Exeter, and of our Town of Plimouth, and of other Places, which do join themselves unto...
Page 12 - Such a work will be a noble and elegant entertainment for my vacant hours, which it is not in my power to employ more to my own satisfaction, or the use and benefit of my country.
Page 18 - An appendix to the first Part of the History of Virginia: containing a Collection of such ancient Charters or Letters Patent, as relate to that Period of Time, and are still extant in our Publick Offices in the Capitol, or in other authentic Papers and Records.
Page 362 - Contrary in any wise notwithstanding although express mention of the true yearly value or certainty of the premises or any of them or of any other gifts or grants by Us or by any of Our progenitors or predecessors heretofore made to the said...

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Stith History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia
The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia. Reprint of the 1747 edition. New York: Johnson Reprint Corporation, 1969. ...
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Reviewed by Avihu Zakai | Book Review | The William and Mary ...
... William Stith's The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia (1747), and Samuel Smith's The History of the Colony of . ...
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The Maryland Center for the Study of History and Civic Education ...
Document 5: William Stith, The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia, (Williamsburg, Printed by William Parks, 1747), 27-28. ...
www.marylandciviceducation.org/ croatia/ walterraleigh.htm

Special Collections & Archives, GMU Libraries: June 2005
The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia. New York, Reprinted for Joseph Sabin, 1865. The 1865 edition is a facsimile reprint of ...
speccoll.blogspot.com/ 2005_06_01_archive.html

JSTOR: The Fish and Fisheries of Colonial Virginia
The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia., p. 185. s Minutes of the Council and General Court, 1622-1529. ...
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Printing and Binding
... beginnings – The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia by William Stith. Success in the printing business required diversification. ...
www.colonialwilliamsburg.org/ Almanack/ life/ trades/ tradepri.cfm

Alexandria Archaeology Museum - Discovering the Decades: 1740s
... under "Bonnie Prince Charlie"; 1747: William Stith publishes The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia; 1749: Alexandria is founded ...
oha.alexandriava.gov/ archaeology/ decades/ ar-decades-1740.html

2-1: A Student's History of American Literature - Edward Simonds
... published in 1747 his first part of The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia, bringing his narrative down only to 1624. ...
classiclit.about.com/ library/ bl-etexts/ esimonds/ bl-esimonds-student-2-1.htm

William Stith: Information and Much More from Answers.com
1747, The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia. Based on the writings of John Smith and Robert Beverley, this is the earliest secondary ...
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Untitled Document
For Virginia, Marshall borrowed from Robertson, William Stith’s The History of the First Discovery and Settlement of Virginia (1747) and Robert Beverley’s ...
www.law.ku.edu/ oldsite/ jrnl/ v9n4/ v9n4p852.html

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