New monopoly of Merchants Adventurers for the export of English cloth (33 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

A new monopoly of Merchants Adventurers is granted to Alderman Cockaine, allowing him to export English cloth. This arrangement is only to last two years, however, and the old company is restored in 1617.

Citation:
Editors. "New monopoly of Merchants Adventurers for the export of English cloth". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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