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AMONG MANY SURPRISING AND CURIOUS MATTERS,
THE DISASTROUS PROJECTS OF WILLIAM THE TESTY,
AND THE CHIVALRIC ACHIEVEMENTS OF PETER
THE THREE DUTCH GOVERNORS OF NEW AMSTERDAM :
Being lhe only Authentic History of the Times that ever hath been
BY DEIDRICH KNICKERBOCKER.
De Waarheid die in duister lag,
PRINTED BY C. S. VAN WINKLE,
No. 2 Thames-street.
THE NEW YORK
svudderu Distriel of New-York, ss.
BEI REMEMBERED, that on the twenty-first day of Novenber, in the forty-eighth year of the Independence of the United States of Aunerica, ci's. Van linkle, of the said District, hath deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as Propietor, in the words following, to wit :
* A History of New York, from the beginning of the world to the end or the Dutch Dynasty. Containing among many surprising and curious matters, the Unutterable Ponderings of Walter the Doubter, the Disastrous Projects of William the Testy, and the Chivalric Achievements of Peter the Headstrong. The three Dutch Governors of New-Amsterdam. Being the only Authentic History of the Times that ever hath been published. In Two Volumes. Fourth American Edition By Diedrich Kmekerbocker.
De waarheid die in duister lag,
Die komt met klaarheid aan den dag.”