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" ... the governor and company of the Bank of England, or by the governor and company of merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Seas and other parts of America... "
A Digest of the Laws of England - Page 418
by Sir John Comyns - 1822
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Robert Harley, Earl of Oxford, Prime Minister 1710-1714: A Study of Politics ...

Edward Stanley Roscoe - 1902 - 256 pages
...legislation for the relief of the public credit and the enlarging of British commerce, there resulted the " Company of Merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Seas and the other parts of America, "of which Harley became governor, and St. John, and Benson, the Chancellor...
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Robert Harley, Earl of Oxford, Prime Minister 1710-1714: A Study of Politics ...

Edward Stanley Roscoe - 1902 - 256 pages
...legislation for the relief of the public credit and the enlarging of British commerce, there resulted the "Company of Merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Seas and the other parts of America, "of which Harley became governor, and St. John, and Benson, the Chancellor...
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Corporations: A Study of the Origin and Development of Great ..., Volume 2

John Patterson Davis - 1905
...belt" ; titles to lands previously conveyed by the company were confirmed.' The South Sea Company, the "Governor and Company of Merchants of Great Britain...parts of America, and for Encouraging the Fishery," was peculiar in several respects. It was the first of the great stock companies for foreign trade (except...
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La traite négrière aux Indes de Castile, contrats et traités d ..., Volume 2

Georges Scelle - 1906
...conquérante a la Mer du (1) Royal Company of the Governor aud Merchants of the Gréal Britain trading do the South Seas and other parts of America and for encouraging the fishery. Sud M. Vendôme avait deviné la manœuvre, et conseillait de ne pas se départir de la fermeté nécessaire,...
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Sessional Papers - Legislature of the Province of Ontario, Volume 3

Ontario. Legislative Assembly - 1907
...the Government annuities. The South Sea Company, known to the Statute Book as "The Corporation of the Governor and Company of Merchants of Great...Britain trading to the South Seas and other parts of South America, and for the encouragement of the Fishery," was launched in 1711 under authority...
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The South Sea Bubble

Lewis Saul Benjamin - 1923 - 265 pages
...Royal Charter, dated September 8, 1711, which incorporated the subseribers of the debt by the name of the Governor and Company of Merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Sens and other parts of Ameriea. It ordained that the Company should have a Court of Directors,2 and...
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The New Cambridge Modern History: Volume 6, The Rise of Great Britain and ...

J. S. Bromley - 1970 - 947 pages
...m. of short-term debts, which the government could not immediately pay off, to be incorporated as ' The Governor and Company of Merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Seas '. The holder of securities received an equivalent sum in South Sea Company stock, and the money market...
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Parliamentary Papers, Volume 2

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons - 1845
...draft, instrument, or writing in form of a draft made by such Receiver-general or person as aforesaid, or shall utter or publish any such, knowing the same to be forged or counterjr feited, with an intention to defraud any person whomsoever, every such person or persons...
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The Bankers' Magazine, Volume 13

1853
...for that purpose duly authorised, signify to the Governor and Company of the Bank of England, or to the Governor and Company of Merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Seas, as the cose may be, such assent in writing, nnder his, her, or their hand or hands, or the hand or...
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The Great South Sea: English Voyages and Encounters, 1570-1750

Glyndwr Williams - 1997 - 320 pages
...bill was introduced on 17 May by which the government's unsecured creditors were to be incorporated as 'the Governor and Company of Merchants of Great Britain...the South Seas and other parts of America and for running the Fishery'; and on 12 June it received the royal assent. Much later, after the South Sea...
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