- a city in E Netherlands.
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There was nothing here of the glory that had shone about Deventer.Erasmus and the Age of Reformation
Deventer, which was full of sympathisers, was their first aim.A History of the Reformation (Vol. 2 of 2)
Thomas M. Lindsay
Zutphen was captured on the 20th of May, Deventer on the 20th of June.
Gerrit, who had been a subaltern at Deventer and Venlo, was now a captain at the Hague.Small Souls
It was probably painted while Ter Borch was a burgomaster of Deventer.The Standard Galleries - Holland
- an industrial city in the E Netherlands, in Overijssel province, on the River IJssel: medieval intellectual centre; early centre of Dutch printing. Pop: 88 000 (2003 est)
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