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A80258 Edinburgh, April 3d. 1696 at a general meeting of the Company of Scotland, Trading to Africa, and the Indies, my Lord Belhaven chosen præses. Company of Scotland Trading to Africa and the Indies. 1696 (1696) Wing C5586; ESTC R42713 1,078 1

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