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Letter from Margaret of Parma to the High Court of Gelre and Zutphen


Account of the City of Amsterdam


Advertisement in 'Algemeen Handelsblad' for the sale of a map of the Colony of Surinam, made by Johan Cateau van Rosevelt and J.F.A.E. van Lansberge



Copy of Joost Jansz Beeldsnijder's wall map of North Holland and West Friesland from 1575 by Jan van Jagen, dated 1778


Manuscript map of the Waterland plantation in Surinam, made by Jacob Hengevelt, dated 1724


Map of Delfland and Schieland, made by Balthasar Florisz van Beckenrode, published by Henricus Hondius (II), dated 1629