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The Resource Lex mercatoria rediviva, or, The merchant's directory : being a compleat guide to all men in business, whether as traders, remitters, owners, freighters, captains, insurers, brokers, factors, supercargoes, agents, containing an account of our trading companies and colonies, with their establishments, and an abstract of their charters, the duty of consuls, and the laws subsisting about aliens, naturalization and denization : To which is added a state of the present general traffick of the whole world, describing the manufactures and products of each particular nation, and tables of the correspondence and agreement of the European coins, weights, and measures, with the addition of all others that are known : extracted from the best writers both at home and abroad, more especially from those justly celebrated ones of Messieurs Savary, improved and corrected by the author's own observations, during his long continuance in trade. The whole calculated for the use and service of the merchant, lawyer, senator, and gentleman, by Wyndham Beawes, merchant

Lex mercatoria rediviva, or, The merchant's directory : being a compleat guide to all men in business, whether as traders, remitters, owners, freighters, captains, insurers, brokers, factors, supercargoes, agents, containing an account of our trading companies and colonies, with their establishments, and an abstract of their charters, the duty of consuls, and the laws subsisting about aliens, naturalization and denization : To which is added a state of the present general traffick of the whole world, describing the manufactures and products of each particular nation, and tables of the correspondence and agreement of the European coins, weights, and measures, with the addition of all others that are known : extracted from the best writers both at home and abroad, more especially from those justly celebrated ones of Messieurs Savary, improved and corrected by the author's own observations, during his long continuance in trade. The whole calculated for the use and service of the merchant, lawyer, senator, and gentleman, by Wyndham Beawes, merchant

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Lex mercatoria rediviva, or, The merchant's directory : being a compleat guide to all men in business, whether as traders, remitters, owners, freighters, captains, insurers, brokers, factors, supercargoes, agents, containing an account of our trading companies and colonies, with their establishments, and an abstract of their charters, the duty of consuls, and the laws subsisting about aliens, naturalization and denization : To which is added a state of the present general traffick of the whole world, describing the manufactures and products of each particular nation, and tables of the correspondence and agreement of the European coins, weights, and measures, with the addition of all others that are known : extracted from the best writers both at home and abroad, more especially from those justly celebrated ones of Messieurs Savary, improved and corrected by the author's own observations, during his long continuance in trade. The whole calculated for the use and service of the merchant, lawyer, senator, and gentleman
Title
Lex mercatoria rediviva, or, The merchant's directory
Title remainder
being a compleat guide to all men in business, whether as traders, remitters, owners, freighters, captains, insurers, brokers, factors, supercargoes, agents, containing an account of our trading companies and colonies, with their establishments, and an abstract of their charters, the duty of consuls, and the laws subsisting about aliens, naturalization and denization : To which is added a state of the present general traffick of the whole world, describing the manufactures and products of each particular nation, and tables of the correspondence and agreement of the European coins, weights, and measures, with the addition of all others that are known : extracted from the best writers both at home and abroad, more especially from those justly celebrated ones of Messieurs Savary, improved and corrected by the author's own observations, during his long continuance in trade. The whole calculated for the use and service of the merchant, lawyer, senator, and gentleman
Statement of responsibility
by Wyndham Beawes, merchant
Title variation
  • Lex mercatoria rediviva
  • Merchant's directory
Creator
Contributor
Associated name
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Beawes, Wyndham
Index
index present
LC call number
HF1005
LC item number
.B4 1752
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1754-1818
  • 1657-1716
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Battelle, Ebenezer
  • Savary des Brûlons, Jacques
  • Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
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  • Commerce
  • Commercial law
  • Maritime law
  • Money
  • Weights and measures
  • Great Britain
Label
Lex mercatoria rediviva, or, The merchant's directory : being a compleat guide to all men in business, whether as traders, remitters, owners, freighters, captains, insurers, brokers, factors, supercargoes, agents, containing an account of our trading companies and colonies, with their establishments, and an abstract of their charters, the duty of consuls, and the laws subsisting about aliens, naturalization and denization : To which is added a state of the present general traffick of the whole world, describing the manufactures and products of each particular nation, and tables of the correspondence and agreement of the European coins, weights, and measures, with the addition of all others that are known : extracted from the best writers both at home and abroad, more especially from those justly celebrated ones of Messieurs Savary, improved and corrected by the author's own observations, during his long continuance in trade. The whole calculated for the use and service of the merchant, lawyer, senator, and gentleman, by Wyndham Beawes, merchant
Instantiates
Note
  • "Pages 601-604 are omitted from the pagination and some text appears to be missing, athough the register is continuous. Pages [i]-[ii] form an imprimatur leaf."--Cf. ESTC
  • Includes list of subscribers (pages xiii-xvi) and an index. Errata: on the verso of the final leaf
  • LC copy rebound. Initial leaf mended with no loss of text. Has inscription on t.p.: "bot. of Battelle in Boston, 1785".
  • Signatures: pi2 a-b2 A-10Z2 11A2(-11A2) "[a]-[e]"2. Gathering Ll also signed Kk
Dimensions
36 cm. (fol.)
Extent
xvi, 600, 605-922 (i.e. 918), [20] p.
Lccn
10004851
System control number
(OCoLC)706456647
Label
Lex mercatoria rediviva, or, The merchant's directory : being a compleat guide to all men in business, whether as traders, remitters, owners, freighters, captains, insurers, brokers, factors, supercargoes, agents, containing an account of our trading companies and colonies, with their establishments, and an abstract of their charters, the duty of consuls, and the laws subsisting about aliens, naturalization and denization : To which is added a state of the present general traffick of the whole world, describing the manufactures and products of each particular nation, and tables of the correspondence and agreement of the European coins, weights, and measures, with the addition of all others that are known : extracted from the best writers both at home and abroad, more especially from those justly celebrated ones of Messieurs Savary, improved and corrected by the author's own observations, during his long continuance in trade. The whole calculated for the use and service of the merchant, lawyer, senator, and gentleman, by Wyndham Beawes, merchant
Note
  • "Pages 601-604 are omitted from the pagination and some text appears to be missing, athough the register is continuous. Pages [i]-[ii] form an imprimatur leaf."--Cf. ESTC
  • Includes list of subscribers (pages xiii-xvi) and an index. Errata: on the verso of the final leaf
  • LC copy rebound. Initial leaf mended with no loss of text. Has inscription on t.p.: "bot. of Battelle in Boston, 1785".
  • Signatures: pi2 a-b2 A-10Z2 11A2(-11A2) "[a]-[e]"2. Gathering Ll also signed Kk
Dimensions
36 cm. (fol.)
Extent
xvi, 600, 605-922 (i.e. 918), [20] p.
Lccn
10004851
System control number
(OCoLC)706456647

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