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Author: WHITEHALL, TEASURY CHAMBERS
Title: Copies of Correspondence between Mr. Commissary General Drummond, & Mr. Harrison, Together with Treasury Minute on Subject of Payments to Be Made By France for the Construction of the Fortresses in the Counties Bordering Thereon. No. 1. -2. -3. -4.
Description: London, House of Commons. 1816. 6pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary paper. HC 388. Dated 23 May 1816. A clean copy. Parliamentary papers of this period are rare. It was not until 1836 that provision was made of their sale to the public. Total of Bills of Exchange drawn on the Lords Commissioner of H.M.s Treasury amounting to 2,666,666 francs and 67 centimes with leading international bankers of the period (the Rothschilds and Messrs. Brannesberg of Amsterdam).
Keywords: Bevkkk British Parliamentary Paper Partition Bons International Banking Bank History Bills Exchange Fortification Mayence House M.A. Rothschild & Sons, Frakfort Messrs. Brannesberg, Amsterdam Messrs. M.J. M. Rothschild, Paris Government Finances
Price: GBP 25.00 = appr. US$ 35.70 Seller: Empire Books
- Book number: 128132