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    Remonstrantie. A proposal put forward by the Dutch jurist and theologian Hugo de Groot.



    Remonstrantie nopende de ordre dije/ in de landen van Hollandt/ ende Westvrieslandt/ dijent gestelt op de Joden.

    A proposal put forward by the Dutch jurist and theologian Hugo de Groot (Grotius) to grant Jews the right to settle in the provinces of Holland and Western Friesland under special conditions. This document served as a basis for defining the legal status of the Jews in Holland in the seventeenth century. Copied presumably by a clerk of Hugo Grotius. With autograph. notes by Grotius in the margins. Amsterdam, 1615.


    Dutch / Paper / 2 parts / I: 31,1 x 20,8 cm. / [2]+34 ff. / 17th century gothic hand / II: 34,4 x 21,1 cm. / [29] ff. / 19th century copy in current writing.


    Fuks 341. Kaplan 1.


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