A letter to a member of Parliament, on the settling a trade to the South-sea of America
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Published by Printed for J. Phillips in [London] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- Commerce -- South America,
  • South America -- Commerce -- Great Britain

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Edition Notes

SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 40404
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16275068M

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