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1 Act of Parliament. An Act for Allowing the Stamping of Certain Deeds Until the Thirty-first Day of December One Thousand Eight Hundred and Two; for Amending an Act, Passed in the Thirty-sixth Year of the Reign of His Present Majesty, Relating to Duties on Legacies and Shares of Personal Estates; for Exempting Certain Legacies from the Payment of Duty; for Reducing the Allowances on Present Payment of Stamp Duties; and for Reducing Certain Stamp Duties on Policies for Sea Insurance. [26th June 1802].
1802, 
4pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. 
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2 Act of Parliament. An Act for Confirming Certain Provisional Orders Made by the Board of Trade Under the General Pier and Harbour Act, 1861, Relating to Falmouth, Irvine, Kinsale, Mousehole, St Leonards-on-Sea, and Ventnor. [9th August 1870.]
1870, 
30pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. SBS. Extracted Act. CHAP. clviii 
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3 Act of Parliament. An Act for Enabling the Corporation of Pembroke to Relinquish and Convey to the Commissioners of His Majesty's Navy the Right of Letting the Stalls, Sittings, and Other Conveniences in the Market Established in the Town of Pembroke Dock, and the Right to the Rents, Tolls and Fees Thereof. [10th June 1825.]
1825, 
3pp, engraved title in protective wrapper. SBS. Extracted Act. CAP. XXXVI. 
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4 Act of Parliament. An Act for Removing Doubts as to the Power of Appointing Superintendants of Quarantine and Their Assistants. [6th April 1810.]
1810, 
6pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. 
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5 Act of Parliament. An Act for Sanctioning a Settlement of the Claims of the Mortgagees of the Exeter Canal Against the Corporation of the City of Exeter; for Empowering the Corporation to Borrow for the Purpose of Carrying into Effect Such Settlement and of Improving the Said Canal and for Other Purposes. [18th June 1883.]
1883, 
12pp, engraved title, in protective wrappers. SBS. Extracted Act. Chapter xxxiii. 
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6 Act of Parliament. An Act of Regulating the Retail of Exciseable Articles and Commodities to Passengers on Board of Passage Vessels from One Part fo The United Kingdom. [15th July 1828.]
1828, 
3pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. SBS. Extracted Act. CAP. XLVII. 
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7 Act of Parliament. An Act to Amend an Act, Passed in the Fiftieth Year of His Late Majesty, for Directing that Accounts of Increase and Diminution of Public Salaries, Pensions, and Allowances shall be Annually Laid before Parliament, and for Regulating and Controlling the Granting and Paying Such Salaries, Pensions, and Allowances. [5th August 1822.]
1822, 
14pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. SBS: Extracted Act. CAP. CXIII. 
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8 Act of Parliament. An Act to Amend and Consolidate the Laws Relating to the Pay of the Royal Navy. [29th May 1830].
1830, 
46pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper, contemporary ink and pencil annotations margins in a Victorian hand. SBS: Extracted Act. CAP. XX. 
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9 Act of Parliament. An Act to Continue, Until the Twenty-Fifth Day of March One Thousand Eight Hundred and Fourteen, and Amend an Act, Made in the Thirty-Ninth and Fortieth Year of His Present Majesty, for the More Effectual Prevention of Depredations on the River Thames and its Vicinity; and to Amend an Act, Made in the Second Year of His Present Majesty, to Prevent the Committing of Thefts and Frauds by Persons Navigating Bum-Boats, and Other Boats, Upon the River Thames. [25th March 1807].
1807, 
6pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. AJS: Extracted Act. CAP. XXVII. 
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10 Act of Parliament. An Act to Empower the Court of Lord Mayor and Aldermen of the City of London to Set the Price upon all Coals, Commonly Called Sea Coals, Imported into the Port of London from Newcastle and the Ports Adjacent Thereunto, for the Space of One Year; and to Oblige, for the Term therin Mentioned, Fitters and Others Vending and Loading Ships with Sea Caols at Newcastle amd the Ports Adjacent Thereunto, to Deliver Such Coals to any Masters of Ships Applying for the Same; and for Further Obliging Buyers and Sellers of Sea Coals at Billingsgate or Other Place of Sale within the Bills of Mortality, to Sign their Contracts for Coals; and for the Admeasurement of all Carriages whatsoever used in Loading Ships with Coals in the Port of Newcastle and Members Thereunto Belonging. [1738].
1738, 
8pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. 
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11 Act of Parliament. An Act to Explain an Act Made in the Fiftieth Year of His Present Majesty, for Directing Accounts of Increase and Diminution of Public Salaries, Pensions, and Allowances, to be Annually Laid before Parliament; and to Regulate and Control the Granting and Paying of Such Salaries, Pensions, and Allowances. [2nd July 1813.]
1813, 
2pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. SBS: Extracted ACT. CAP. LXXXVI. 
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12 Act of Parliament. An Act to Extend the Time for Completing the Chichester Embankment. [15th July 1867.]
1867, 
2pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. SBS. Extracted Act. Cap cxi. 
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13 Act of Parliament. An Act to Permit Goods Secured in Warehouses in the Port of London to be Removed to the Out-ports for Exportation to Any Part of Europe, for Empowering His Majesty to Direct that Licences which His Majesty is Authorized to Grant Under His Sign Manual May be Granted by One of the Principal Secretaries of State; and for Enabling His Majesty to Permit the Exportation of Goods in Vessels of Less Burthen than are Now Allowed by Law, During the Present Hostilities, and Until One Month after the Signature of the Preliminary Articles of Peace. [30th June 1808.]
1808, 
4pp, engraved title, protective wrapper. 
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14 Act of Parliament. An Act to Regulate the Issuing of Licences to Allow Open Boats to Proceed to Foreign Parts, and for Revoking the Same when Necessary. [11th July 1815.]
1815, 
4pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. AJS: Extracted Act CAP. CLXIII. 
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15 Act of Parliament. An Act to Repeal so Much of an Act of the Forty-third Year of His Present Majesty, as Permits the Importation of Goods and Commodities from Turkey, Egypt, or the Levant Seas, in Foreign Ships. [13th July 1812.]
1812, 
2pp, engraved title, in protective wrapper. 
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16 Anon. Admiralty Programme Relating to the Plan of Spithead Showing the Proposed Evolutions at the Review of the Fleet by Her Majesty Queen Victoria on St. George's Day, 23rd April, 1856. H.M. SHips to the Number of 240 Ordered to Take Part in the Naval Review.
1924, 
11pp, plan, printed stiff paper wrappers. AJS: This pamphlet is to accompany the Official Admiralty Chart of 1856Żspecially re-issued as a companion to the 1924 Naval Review Chart.ŻPlease note that this is the text only. 
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17 Anon. Book of the Pageant Greenwich 1933.
1933, 
36pp, adverts, attractive format, printed full colour stiff paper wrappers. AJS: In aid of Naval and Greenwich charities staged bewteen the WrenŻBuildings of the Royal Naval College, June 16th to 24th, 1933. 
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18 Anon. Programme of the Coronation Review of the Fleet by His Majesty the King Spithead 20th May, 1937.
1937, 
64pp, illustrated throughout with photos and line illus, adverts, attractiveŻpictorial paper wrappers. AJS: Good photographs along with a double-page plan of the anchorage. 
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19 Anon. Review of the Fleet by His Majesty the King at Spithead 16th July, 1935. List of Ships.
1935, 
18pp, large folding chart, original paper wrappers. AJS: List of ships with an outline programme of events. There are also two official tickets issued by the Admiralty for travel on board SS Sandown to view the fleet. 
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20 Anon. Souvenir Picture Book. The Royal Naval & Military Tournament Olympia.
ND 1930, 
18pp, colour plate, 45 illus, large format, pictorial paper covers. SBS: Well illustrated catalogue of the annual tournament held at Olympia.ŻAn attractive period piece. 
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