Lot 2 of 435:
Capture of Ships Act 1777  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
An Act to authorize the carrying of the Captures therein mentioned into any Part of His Majesty's Dominions in North America; and for ascertaining the Value of such Part of Ships and Goods as belong to the Recaptors

Author:

Place:
London

Publisher:
Charles Eyre and William Strahan

Date:
1777

Description:

[2], pp. 927-930. 31x19.5 cm (12¼x7¾") modern marbled boards.

Intended to amend the American Prohibitory Act and the Boston Port Act, the above Act allowed for the landing of captured ships and cargoes on American soil.

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Condition:
Light wear; very good.


 
Item number:
290928
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