Early English Tracts on Commerce
Place Published: Cambridge
Publisher: At the University Press
Date Published: 1954
Book Id: 20016
663pp. Octavo [22 cm] Light red cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good. The bottom edges of the covers, endsheets and pages are very lightly moisture stained. There is a former owner's tiny ink stamp on the title page. The dust jacket is in good condition only. The bottom edge is lightly moisture stained. The spine is mildly darkened. The paper at the head of the spine is chipped. There is a one inch closed tear in the bottom edge of the front panel.
Contents include A Discourse of Trade from England unto the East Indies by T.M., England's Interest and Improvement by Samuel Fortrey, Considerations of the East India Trade (1701), and much more. A Reprint of the very rare collection of tracts prepared in 1856 for the Political Economy Club.