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Sugar duties.- [Larpent (Sir George)] On Protection to West-India Sugar, second edition, title spotted, 1823 bound with [Macaulay (Z.)] East and West India Sugar or, a Refutation of the Claims of the West India Colonists to a Protecting Duty on East India Sugar, half-title, 1823 and [Macaulay (Z.)] A Letter to William W. Whitmore Pointing out some of the Erroneous Statements contained in a Pamphlet by Joseph Marryat entitled "A Reply to the Arguments contained in Various Publications Recommending an Equalisation of the Duties on East and West India Sugars", 1823 and Marryat (Joseph) A Reply to the Arguments recommending an Equalization of the Duties on East & West Indian Sugar, second edition, half-title, final f. foxed, 1823, together 4 works in 1 vol., contemporary half calf, extremities a little rubbed, 8vo.

⁂ A good group of pamphlets focussing on the equalisation debate - an abolition argument that sugar growers in the East Indies were at a disadvantage to their counterparts in the West Indies due to the latter's use of slavery.

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Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
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London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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