By the King: a proclamation. James R. Whereas for remedy of the present scarcity of money in this our kingdom,
and that our standing forces may be the better paid and subsisted, and that our subjects of this realm may be the better enabled to pay and discharge the taxes, ...
|Main Creator:||England and Wales. Sovereign (1685-1688 : James II)|
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Dublin : printed by Andrew Crook and Samuel Helsham, assigns of Benjamin Tooke printer to the King's most excellent Majesty; and are to be sold at his Majesties printing-house on Ormonde-Key, and the Colledge-Arms in Castle-street, 1689
Title from caption title and opening lines of text.
The verso of the first sheet is blank.
"Given at our court at our castle of Dublin this 27th day of June 1689. And in the fifth year of our reign."
Copper and brass shillings and half-crowns are now made current. -Steele.
Steele notation: of Proclamation 2) make 3) whereas this; Arms 187.
Physical description: 2 sheets ( p.) ; 1⁰.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), J278
Citations/References: Steele, II, 1040
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