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Observations relating to the coin of Great Britain : Consisting Partly of Extracts from Mr Locke's Treatise concerning Money, but chiefly of such Additions thereto, as are thought to be very necessary at this Juncture : not only for remedying the present great Scarcity of Silver, but for putting a Stop to those Losses which this Nation suffers by the over-valuing of Gold-Money, and by prohibiting both the Melting and Exporting of British Coin : Whereunto is annexed, Sir William Petty's Quantulumcunque concerning money; Reprinted from an Edition that was printed for private Use in the Yar 1695; and corrected by a Manuscript Copy of very good Authority / by J. Massie.

Author/Creator:
Massie, J. (Joseph), -1784.
Other Title:
Observations relating to the coin of Great Britain
Publication:
London : Printed for T. Payne, in Castle-Street, Charing-Cross; sold by W. Owen, at Temple-Bar; and C. Henderson, under the Royal-Exchange, MDCCLX [1760].
Format/Description:
Book
[2], 40, [2] p. ; 25 cm. (4to)
Fingerprint:
5.ll 'ser a-it Goge (3) 1760 (R)
Subjects:
Currency question -- Great Britain.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
The booksellers W. Owen and C. Henderson are bracketed together in the imprint.
Price from imprint: (Price One Shilling.)
With a final leaf of advertisements for tracts written by J. Massie.
The Quantulumcunque has special t.p.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has stamp of Library of the University of Pennsylvania.
Penn Provenance:
University of Pennsylvania. Library (stamp) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1760
Cited in:
Kress Lib., 5873
Goldsmiths', 9594
Higgs, H. Bibl. of economics, 2251
ESTC, T88146
Contributor:
Locke, John, 1632-1704.
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
English Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Contains:
Petty, William, Sir, 1623-1687. Quantulumcunque concerning money.
OCLC:
64757144
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