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Author: Royal African Company.
Title: An answer of the Company of Royal Adventurers of England trading into Africa to the petition and paper of certain heads and particulars thereunto relating and annexed exhibited to the Honourable House of Commons by Sir Paul Painter, Ferdinando Gorges, Henry Batson, Benjamin Skutt, and Thomas Knights on the behalf of themselves and others concerned in His Majesties plantations in America.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: An answer of the Company of Royal Adventurers of England trading into Africa to the petition and paper of certain heads and particulars thereunto relating and annexed exhibited to the Honourable House of Commons by Sir Paul Painter, Ferdinando Gorges, Henry Batson, Benjamin Skutt, and Thomas Knights on the behalf of themselves and others concerned in His Majesties plantations in America.
Royal African Company., Painter, Paul, 17th cent.

[London: s.n.], 1667.
Notes:
Petition and answer on opposite pages.
Place of publication from NUC pre-1956 imprints.
Reproduction of original in Columbia University Library.
Subject terms:
Slave-trade -- England.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A25508.0001.001

Contents
title page
To the Right Honourable the Knights, Citi∣zens, and Burgesses Assembled in PARLIAMENT. The Humble Petition of Sir Paul Painter Knight, Ferdinando Gorges, Henry Batson, Gentle∣men, and Benjamin Skutt and Thomas Knights Merchants, in behalf of themselves and others concerned in His Majesties Plantations in Ame∣rica.
Die Veneris, 15 Nov. 1667.
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The Paper of certain Heads and Particulars annexed, and relating to the aforementioned Petition.
The Answer of the Royal Company to the Paper of certain Heads and Parti∣culars annexed and relating to the afore-mentioned Petition.
An Accompt of divers Obstructions to the beforementioned Advantages, occasioned by the late erected Company of Adventurers trading into Africa, who have solely ingrossed the Guiney Trade for Negroes; which must inevitably ruine His Majesties said Colonies in Ameri∣ca, unless timely prevented.
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And as to the Obstructions which they object this Company have given to that Trade, They hope this Honourable House will by the Answers hereunder written receive satisfaction, and judge that the Petitioners Complaints are altogether causeless.
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To the second the said Company say,
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To the third the said Company say,
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To the Fourth the said Company say,
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To the fifth the said Company say,
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To the sixth the said Company say,
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To the seventh the said Company say,