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Der neue Charter. oder Schrifftliche Versicherung der Freyheiten, welche William Penn. Esq: den Einwohnern von Pennsylvanien und dessen Territorien gegeben / Aus dem englischen Original übersetzt.

Author/creator Pennsylvania
Other author/creatorPenn, William, 1644-1718.
Other author/creatorPennsylvania. Governor (1699-1701 : Penn)
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoGermantown [Pa.] : Gedruckt bey Christoph Saur, 1743[-1744]
Description55 [i.e., 56] pages ; (4to)
Supplemental Content Evans Digital Edition
Subject(s)
Uniform titleCharter (1701). German
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 5271. ^A478749
General noteContains, in addition to the new charter of privileges granted by Penn Oct. 28, 1701: the Royal grant of the province to Penn by Charles II; the first frame of government, 1682; laws agreed upon in England; certain conditions and concessions agreed upon July 11, 1681; the Act of Settlement, 1682; extracts from the charter of Philadelphia; an abstract of the poor laws; and extracts from various laws.
General note"Given to the subscribers of Saur's paper [Der Hoch-Deutsch Pennsylvanische Geschicht-Schreiber] as a premium in parts of eight pages each. Begun in 1743 but not finished printing till about July 1744."--Evans.
General note"Charter," "William Penn. Esq.," "Territorien," and "Original" printed in Roman type.
General noteErrors in paging: number 7 repeated; p. 12 misnumbered 15.
References Evans 5271
References Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 809
References Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 860
References Bötte & Tannhof. German printing, 56
Other formsMicroform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction noteElectronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 5271).

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