Manuscript volume, written on 1 Dec 1807, containing notes on trade with Goa, India, and the Far East, with extensive extracts from letters patent of 1 Jun 1637 granted to William Courten. This manuscript was originally bound with a copy of George Carew's Fraud and oppression detected and arraigned. Or An appeal to the Parliament of England in a short narative [sic] and deduction of severall actions at law, depending in the ordinary courts of justice in Holland & Zealand, between diverse subjects of the King of England, and the subjects of the States Generall of the seven United Provinces (London, 1676), in which the letters patent to Courten were printed.
Notes on trade with Goa and the Far East
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 236
- Dates of Creation1807
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume containing 18 leaves
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Part of the Goldsmith's Library of Economic Literature, initially collected by Herbert Somerton Foxwell and presented by the Goldsmith's Company to the University of London in 1903. This manuscript was formerly bound with GL Cat 2168.
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Manuscrip folio. Bound in half-morocco.
Compiled by Sarah Smith as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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