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    A Work Championed by Keynes Himself

    T[homas]. R[obert]. Malthus. Principles of Political Economy Considered with a View to Their Practical Application. London: [C. Roworth] for John Murray, 1820. First edition. Octavo. vi, 601 pages. Contemporary full calf with gilt-stamped decorations and titles on morocco label on spine. Covers and extremities lightly rubbed with some abrading and minor loss to gilt and morocco label. Joints expertly reinforced. Front hinge with some minor loss. Owner's signature, bookseller's ticket and bookplate of Abel E. Berland at front. Some minor spotting and light pencil notation. Otherwise a very good copy. Kress C.577. Goldsmiths 22767. From the James and Deborah Boyd Collection.

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    April, 2012
    11th Wednesday
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