I caused 2000 copies of it to be issued, which were more than sufficient for circulation in the Hanse Towns and their territories.
The Dutch and the Hanse towns were exempted from this duty of freight.
Reasons were not wanting to induce the Hanse Towns to accept the Emperor's offers.
Janaway, the Genoese, and Haunce, from the famous Hanse confederation.
He held an honourable position among the Hanse traders, and became their “alderman.”
Merchant princes, members of the Hanse, lived here in palaces.
The Hanse towns had been reduced from opulence to misery by taxation and exactions, and were no longer able to provide the funds.
The Hanse towns had found out what this Gustav could do at home.
The statutes of the Flemish Hanse of London, for example, formally exclude retail dealers and craftsmen from the company.
They are for the most part brought from the Hanse towns and Rotterdam.