Don John of Austria, or Passages from the history of the sixteenth century, MDXLVIIMDLXXVII . BUEGONET OF DON JOHN.. DUKE OF ALBA, GOVERNOR OF THE NETHERLANDS. CHAPTER IV. SKETCH OF THE HISTORY OF THE NETHERLANDS, ESPECIALLYOF THE TROUBLES SINCE THE ACCESSION OF PHILIP IL(1555-1576). ERHAPS none of all the possessions of the House of Austria was more important as an arsenal of the materials of power than her Belgian territory. In all that belonged to civilisation, in agriculture and commerce, in art and learning, in realized wealth, and in the monuments of intellectual energy, the Netherlands

Don John of Austria, or Passages from the history of the sixteenth century, MDXLVIIMDLXXVII . BUEGONET OF DON JOHN.. DUKE OF ALBA, GOVERNOR OF THE NETHERLANDS. CHAPTER IV. SKETCH OF THE HISTORY OF THE NETHERLANDS, ESPECIALLYOF THE TROUBLES SINCE THE ACCESSION OF PHILIP IL(1555-1576). ERHAPS none of all the possessions of the House of Austria was more important as an arsenal of the materials of power than her Belgian territory. In all that belonged to civilisation, in agriculture and commerce, in art and learning, in realized wealth, and in the monuments of intellectual energy, the Netherlands Stock Photo
Preview

Image details

Contributor:

The Reading Room / Alamy Stock Photo

Image ID:

2ANF0X7

File size:

7.2 MB (520.4 KB Compressed download)

Releases:

Model - no | Property - noDo I need a release?

Dimensions:

1331 x 1878 px | 22.5 x 31.8 cm | 8.9 x 12.5 inches | 150dpi

More information:

This image is a public domain image, which means either that copyright has expired in the image or the copyright holder has waived their copyright. Alamy charges you a fee for access to the high resolution copy of the image.

This image could have imperfections as it’s either historical or reportage.

Don John of Austria, or Passages from the history of the sixteenth century, MDXLVIIMDLXXVII . BUEGONET OF DON JOHN.. DUKE OF ALBA, GOVERNOR OF THE NETHERLANDS. CHAPTER IV. SKETCH OF THE HISTORY OF THE NETHERLANDS, ESPECIALLYOF THE TROUBLES SINCE THE ACCESSION OF PHILIP IL(1555-1576). ERHAPS none of all the possessions of the House of Austria was more important as an arsenal of the materials of power than her Belgian territory. In all that belonged to civilisation, in agriculture and commerce, in art and learning, in realized wealth, and in the monuments of intellectual energy, the Netherlands were in advance of all the other countries which owned the J sway of the Spanish sceptre. Their place in the worlds history is far more important than that occupied by many fairer and broader regions canopied by serener skies. For if in them political freedom cannot be said to have been VOL. II. K

Save up to 70% with our image packs

Pre-pay for multiple images and download on demand.

View discounts

Search stock photos by tags