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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


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