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A new and compleat book of rates; comprehending the rates of merchandize as settled by the Acts of 12 Car. II. cap. 4. 11 Geo. I. cap. 7. and subsequent Acts of Parliament; and, The Duties and Drawbacks payable upon all Goods imported, exported, or carried coastwise; and the different Branches of the Revenue to which such Duties stand appropriated, and out of which such Drawbacks are paid; together with a Chronological Table of such Branches, and the principles of computation to each laid down in a plain and familiar manner. Also, The several Bounties, Premiums, or Rewards, due and payable upon the British White-Herring, and Greenland Fishery; and upon such Goods of British Manufacture exported, and those of Foreign Produce imported, as are intituled thereto; distinguishing what are payable out of the different Revenues of Customs, Salt, or Excise, and what by the Commissioners of his Majesty's Navy; together with a Chronological Table of such Bounties, &c. and the Requisites of Law necessary to be performed for obtaining them, fully stated under each particular Class. with a correct list of all the ports, Members, and Creeks of Importation and Exportation in Great-Britain: and, a law index to the whole, Containing an Abridgment of the several Acts of Parliament now in force relative to the Customs, digested under proper Heads alphabetically, and calculated to prevent either the Merchant or Officer from ever being at a loss in any circumstance of importation or exportation, there being a proper reference made to the said Index through the course of the Rates, and other parts of the Book. Continued by Appendix to the end of the Session of 14 Geo. III. By Edward Burrow, Collector of his Majesty's Customs at Port-Glasgow. Vol.1.

Burrow, Edward.
M.DCC.LXXIV. [1774]

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Glasgow : printed by Robert and Andrew Foulis, Printers to the University, M.DCC.LXXIV. [1774]

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[8],ix,[1],665,[1]p. ; 2⁰.


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ESTC T112991

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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