The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.0187 Friday, 28 January 2000.
Date: Thursday, 27 Jan 2000 18:08:42 -0500
Subject: Money Query
I am trying to translate some expenditures in Jacobean records into
modern equivalents, and I get conflicting results depending on what
conversion factors I use. The difficulties have to do, not surprisingly,
with the differences in relative values of kinds of commodities between
1600 and now. For