LITERARY REMAINS, by Richard Jones and William Whewell- 1859 [Rebound]


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Literary Remains,

Consisting of Lectures and Tracts on Political Economy, of the late Rev. Richard Jones

edited by William Whewell 

London:  John Murray, 1859  

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition.

  • Boards with black cloth show some edgewear. Corners are bumped, frayed.  
  • Spine has gilt text and is bright with firm ends. 
  • Rebound; stitching visible at some openings, i.e. pg. 222-223; some detachment lower 1" of Table of Contents.  See photos. 
  • Pastedowns and feps are age toned; back pages full of pencil notes.  See photos.  
  • Frontispiece is present; signs of cracking at gutter edge.  See photos. 
  • Interior is age-toned, page corners broken off pgs. 335-339.  See photos. 
  • Inside pages have marginalia, underlining throughout.  See photos. 
  • PS2023.0505

620 pages. 5.5 x 8.75 inches

Lectures and tracts on political economy by British economist and clergyman Richard Jones (1790-1855).  Jones, in contrast with David Ricardo, was an empiricist who believed that economic theory should be rooted in real world circumstances.  Together with Thomas Malthus, Jones was a founder of the Royal Statistical Society.

A well-studied copy, with some underlining and marginal annotation in the text body, and notes at the rear.

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