oppressions of the market-people, or; the extortions of the farmers of the City-markets
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oppressions of the market-people, or; the extortions of the farmers of the City-markets with ... the rates ... settled by actof Common Council, which the farmers ... are not to exceed by

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Published by J. Roberts in London .
Written in English

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Pagination29 p. ;
Number of Pages29
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Open LibraryOL19416861M

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