Fair trade, besides the heavy duties it lies under, suffers yet more from the frauds of smuglers and the exactions of officers for preventing both which, the bill before the House is calculated so that 'tis no wonder if the private interests of clandestine traders and officers should unite in raising a clamour against it.

Corporate Authors: Early English Books Online.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: [London? : s.n., 1700]
Series: Early English books online.
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