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The second part of South-Sea stock. Being an inquiry into the original of province bills or bills of credit, now in use in His Majesty"s plantations, more especially in New-England; : with some thoughts relating to the advantage, or hurt done by emitting the said bills.

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Published by Printed for & sold by D. Henchman, at his shop. in Boston .
Written in English


  • South Sea Company.,
  • Finance -- Massachusetts.,
  • Letters of credit -- Massachusetts.,
  • Money -- Massachusetts.

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Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 2291.
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 26 p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18103860M

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