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Extract from a 'Treatise on the Science of Finance', circa 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 16/8

Scope and Contents

Two copies of 'Translation of an Extract from a Treatise on the Science of Finance by Paul Leroy Beaulieu': an undated English translation of an extract from Paul Leroy-Beaulieu, 'Traité de la Science des Finances' (first published Paris, 1877). The extract is taken from vol. 2, p. 322 et seq., presumably from a subsequent edition of the work (1879 or later). The copies, 6 bifolios (tied together) and 7 bifolios (sewn together), are in different hands, one of which is identical to that of Parkes 16/6).


  • Creation: circa 1879


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