2 edition of Observations on the establishment of the Bank of England found in the catalog.
Published 1797 by Administrator in Printed at the Minerva Press for Sewell and Debrett
|Statement||Printed at the Minerva Press for Sewell and Debrett|
|Publishers||Printed at the Minerva Press for Sewell and Debrett|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 84 p. :|
|Number of Pages||40|
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In the past, the Bank has generally provided embargoed copies of key speeches and other publications to accredited journalists. Thoughts on the Effects of the Bank Restrictions by Lord Peter King, 1803 • " He was, indeed, found guilty only on his own acknowledgment, which stated he could accomplish the whole of a note in one day.
In the waiting-room are two busts, by Nollekens, of Charles James Fox and William Pitt. Convertibility of paper notes to gold was resumed by 1821.
Fortunately for the latter, they got scent of this plot; and in great alarm applied to the celebrated Duchess of Marlborough, who gave them a single cheque of 700,000 on their opponents.
Every infraction of this rule was to be punished by a forfeiture of three times the sum advanced, without the king having power to remit the penalty. Three directors sat daily in the Bank parlour. " The invariable answer was, "No, miss, not to-day. A universal bankruptcy was expected; the stoppage of almost every banker's house in London was looked for; the whole city was in an uproar; many of the first families were in tears. The name of Nathan Meyer Rothschild was the first, "through whose hands," said Mr.
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