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A brief historical sketch of Canadian banking and currency

the laws relating thereto since Confederation and a comparison with British and American systems

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Published by W. Briggs, C.W. Coates in Toronto, Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Banks and banking -- Canada.,
  • Banks and banking -- United States.,
  • Banks and banking -- Great Britain.,
  • Money.,
  • Banques -- Canada.,
  • Banques -- États-Unis.,
  • Banques -- Grande-Bretagne.,
  • Monnaie.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W.J. Robertson.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 14734, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 14734
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (21 fr.).
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23719905M
    ISBN 100665147341

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