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Page 326 - O'Connor). THE MAKING OF AN ORATOR. Cr. too. 6s. net. Price (LL). A SHORT HISTORY OF POLITICAL ECONOMY IN ENGLAND FROM ADAM SMITH TO ARNOLD TOYNBEE.
Page 154 - Bill of Exchange, which the borrower drew on a fictitious person at Amsterdam, or any foreign . town, at the then current rate of exchange, which he delivered to the lender. At maturity, the Bill was returned protested from Amsterdam, and the borrower charged with re-exchange and incidental expenses ; and in this way twenty or thirty per cent, was made, the bill never having been out of the country.
Page 348 - Land Systems and Industrial Economy of Ireland, England, and Continental Countries (1870); and Essays in Moral and Political Philosophy (1879).
Page 211 - Thus about the close of the seventeenth and the beginning of the eighteenth century there was an officially designated frontier line for New England.
Page v - ... Louis DYER, MA, Balliol College, Oxford. Crown 8vo. Price 8s. 6d. net. CONTENTS The original work, of which this is a translation, is the third edition of Professor Cossa's well-known " Guide to the Study of Political Economy," which was translated and published in England and America some years ago at the suggestion and under the auspices of the late Professor Jevons. The third edition was in reality a completely new book, and the present rendering of it has been enriched by the author with...
Page iii - An Introduction to the Study of Political Economy By LUIGI COSSA, Professor in the Royal University of Pavia. Revised by the author, and translated from the Italian by Louis Dyer, MA, Balliol College.
Page 149 - FRANCIS MEUNIER, Essai sur la vie et les ouvrages de Nicole Oresme, Paris. 1857 ; pp.