Essay on the Distribution of Wealth (1831)

Richard Jones

An Essay on the Distribution of Wealth, and on the Sources of Taxation.

Published: John Murray. 1831.

Date: 1831

pp.(ii)+xlix+blank+(ii)+errata slip+329+(i)+49+errata on last verso. 22.5cm. Bound in at the front is a 16pp. catalogue of Whittaker & Co.,(publishers) Ave Maria Lane, London. 1838

Signature of James Farish on the title page of the Whittaker's catalogue. And a seven line message in ink signed by 'H.Marr' "make James revise his algebra ... ... ". Tipped in facing the title of the book is a double sided sheet with close written pencil notes on the subject of 'Rents'. Note: James Farish (1802-1853)surgeon.

The text block clean throughout. Pages untrimmed at fore and lower edges. REBOUND in hard cover paper covered boards with cloth spine and paper title label. A few pencil notes and marginal lines.

Hard cover. Boards.


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