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GREAT BRITAIN
[Public General Acts. 1710--1711. 9 & 10 Anne.c.7]
An Act for enabling and obliging the Bank of England, for the time therein mentioned, to exchange all Exchequer bills for ready money upon demand; and to disable any person to be governor, deputy-governor, or director of the Bank of England, and a director of the East-India Company, at the same time.
London:, printed by the assigns of Thomas Newcomb, and Henry Hills, deceas'd; printers to the Queens most excellent Majesty,, 1711.
[2], 267--276 p. ; 30.6 cm. (2°)

Drop-head title from p. 267. At head of drop-head title: 'Anno Nono Annæ Reginæ.' Imprint from general title-page, which reads: Anno Regni Annæ Reginæ ... nono. At the Parliament begun and holden ... the twenty fifth day of November, anno Dom. 1710. ... Also issued as part of a through-paged set with a table for the entire set added. Text in black letter. ESTC n64497.

Copy Notes Bound (7) in a collection of Acts and Schedules, 1694--1711, printed and in MSS., having a MS. title inscribed in ink on the front free-endpaper The Charter / and / Acts of Parliament / which Concern the / Constitution Powers / Priviledges and Restrictions / of the / Bank of England / and such / Exchequer-Bills / as they have Undertaken to / Circulate, / Together with their / By-Laws. And on the verso Mr. Britton / No. 10 Tavistock Place / Russell Square. Followed by five leaves of MS. notes in an early hand, titled Rules Orders and By-Laws for/ the good Govermt. of the Corporation/ of the Govr and Company of the/ Bank of England.

Binding C18th Cambridge-style panelled calf, gilt-tooled spine, red spine-label, gilt-lettered 'Bank / Of / England'.

Reference Number 6254

Additional Names East India Company. Court of Directors; Anno Regni Annæ Reginæ ... nono. At the Parliament begun and holden ... the twenty fifth day of November, anno Dom. 1710. ... being the first session of this present Parliament.

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