Considerations on the Silver Currency: Relative to Both the General Evil as Affecting the Empire, and the Present Enormous Particular Evil by John BrinkleyConsiderations on the Silver Currency: Relative to Both the General Evil as Affecting the Empire, and the Present Enormous Particular Evil by John Brinkley

Considerations on the Silver Currency: Relative to Both the General Evil as Affecting the Empire…

byJohn Brinkley

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Excerpt from Considerations on the Silver Currency: Relative to Both the General Evil as Affecting the Empire, and the Present Enormous Particular Evil in Ireland; With an Appendix, Containing a Report of Sir Isaac Newton on the State of the Gold and Silver Coin, in the Year 1717

Some years ago the Portugal Moidores were: 'received in the Weft of England at £83. A piece; upon notice from the Mint that they were worth' only about 27s. 7d. The Lords Commi?ioners of the Treafury ordered the receivers of taxes 'to take them at no more than 278. 6d: After. Wards many Gentlemen in the vvefifent up to the Treafury a petition, that the receivers might take them again at 288. And promifed to get' re. 'turns for this money at that rate alledging that when they went at 283. Their country was full of gold, which they wanted very much. But the Commi?ioners of the Treafury, confidering that at 283. The nation would lofe 5d. A piece,'

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Title:Considerations on the Silver Currency: Relative to Both the General Evil as Affecting the Empire…Format:PaperbackDimensions:66 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.14 inPublished:October 8, 2018Publisher:FB&C LtdLanguage:English

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