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Cover illustration: Portret van Hugo de Groot (1583–1645), Michiel Jansz. van Mierevelt (atelier van), 1631,

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Names: Grotius, Hugo, 1583–1645, author. | Kromhout, David, 1976- writer of added commentary. | Offenberg, A. K., contributor. | Blankman, Marijke, contributor. | Heertum, Cis van, 1958- translator.

Title: Hugo Grotius's remonstrantie of 1615 : facsimile, transliteration, modern translations and analysis / by David Kromhout, Adri Offenberg.

Other titles: Remonstrantie nopende de ordre dije in de landen van Hollandt ende Westvrieslandt dijent gestelt op de Joden. English. | Remonstrantie on the regulations to be instituted in Holland and West Friesland regarding the Jews

Description: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2019. | Includes bibliographical references.

Identifiers: LCCN 2019005678 (print) | LCCN 2019006792 (ebook) | ISBN 9789004397446 (ebook) | ISBN 9789004396074 (hardback : alk. paper)

Subjects: LCSH: Jews–Legal status, laws, etc.–Netherlands–17th century. Classification: LCC KKM2467.M56 (ebook) | LCC KKM2467.M56 G764 2019 (print) | DDC 342.49208/73–dc23

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Hugo Grotius’s Remonstrantie of 1615

Facsimile, Transliteration, Modern Translations and Analysis