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The Economic Writings of Sir William Petty 1 edition

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This book provides all writings of William Petty concerning economic issues. It has been used as a reference work since its publication. It also contains an 'Introduction', written by the editor, that provides information about the life and work of Petty. The book also contains the 'Observations upon the Bills of Mortality', written by John Graunt.

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The Economic Writings of Sir William Petty.
Together with the observations upon the bills of mortality, more probably by John Graunt.

Published 1899 by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

in 2 vols.
vol. 1 contains:
Introduction by Charles Henry Hull
A Treatise of Taxes and Contributions
Verbum Sapienti
The Political Anatomy of Ireland
Political Arithmetick


Library of Congress
HB151 P46

The Physical Object

2 v.


  • Editor
    Hull, Charles Henry

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