France cannot buy locomotives in England if she has to pay 60 francs to the pound sterling.
The Egyptian pound is to the British pound sterling as 100:975.
According to the Italian press, for example, he has "the patriotism of the pound sterling."
Flemish for the pound sterling to 22s., at which rate he discharged all the king's debts, and made money plentiful.
Or shall we hang the pound sterling, as a common badge, about all their necks?
The par value of the pound sterling is 25 pesetas; the rate of exchange, of course, varies.
The value of the pound sterling varies, of course, according to the rate of exchange.
To such an extent has the proud English pound sterling declined and in a British dominion too!
It appears by this that the pound sterling is practically undervalued 2d.
In England people are continually paying and receiving money in pounds, but few could say exactly what a pound sterling means.