Bradford's History Of 'plimoth Plantation' by William BradfordBradford's History Of 'plimoth Plantation' by William Bradford

Bradford's History Of 'plimoth Plantation'

byWilliam Bradford

Paperback | October 27, 2012

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Excerpt: ...yet are many of us further obliged, by the good and curteous entreaty which we have found in your countrie; haveing lived ther many years, with freedome, and good contente, as also many of our freinds doe to this day; for which we, and our children after us, are bound to be thankfull to your Nation, and shall never forgett ye same, but shall hartily desire your good & prosperity, as our owne, for ever. Likwise for your freindly tender, & offer to acom?odate and help us with any comodities or marchandise you have, or shall come to you, either for beaver, otters, or other wares, it is to us very acceptable, and we doubte not but in short time we may have profitable com?erce & trade togeather. But for this year we are fully supplyed with all necessaries, both for cloathing and other things; but hereafter it is like 271 we shall deale with you, if your rates be reasonable. And therfore when you please to send to us againe by any of yours, we desire to know how you will take beaver, by ye pounde, & otters, by ye skine; and how you will deale per cent. for other comodities, and what you can furnishe us with. As likwise what other commodities from us may be acceptable unto you, as tobaco, fish, corne, or other things, and what prises you will give, &c. Thus hoping that you will pardon & excuse us for our rude and imperfecte writing in your language, and take it in good parte, because 152 for wante of use we cannot so well express that we understand, nor hapily understand every thing so fully as we should. And so we humbly pray the Lord for his mercie sake, that he will take both us and you into his keeping & gratious protection. By ye Gover and Counsell of New-Plimoth, Your Worpps very good freinds & neigbours, &c. New-Plim: March 19. After this ther was many passages betweene them both by letters and other entercourse; and they had some profitable commerce togither for diverce years, till other occasions...
Title:Bradford's History Of 'plimoth Plantation'Format:PaperbackDimensions:158 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.34 inPublished:October 27, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1153786613

ISBN - 13:9781153786614

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