Bibliography: p. 333-336.
|Other titles||London discount market.|
|Statement||by W. T. C. King, with an introduction by T. E. Gregory.|
|LC Classifications||HG1651 .K5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 355 p.|
|Number of Pages||355|
|LC Control Number||36020826|
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