Lot 96

[English Parliament]

[An Act for granting to Their Majesties several rates and duties upon tunnage of ships and vessels], pp. 323-78 (text complete), imprint from title (‘Anno Regni Gulielmi et Mariae…’), large Gothic letter, little Roman, slight browning, light marginal waterstaining, [ESTC 006129993], modern gilt-lettered red morocco, new endpapers, folio, C. Bill, 1694.

*** The Charter Act establishing the Bank of England as ‘one Body Corporate and Politick, by the Name of The Governor and Company of the Bank of England, and by the same name…to have perpetual Succession and a Common Seal.’ Not in Kress or Goldsmith.

Estimate: £150-£200