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Ricardo, David (1772-1823)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
173
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$2,844$2,400

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Ricardo, David (1772-1823), Autograph letter signed, February 24, 1822, one page, requesting that the recipient give Mr. David Wilkinson an admission to a lecture series at the London Institution and offering his transferable ticket, 4to, (very good to excellent).

Note: Along with Robert Malthus and Adam, Ricardo is considered one of the most influential of the Classical Economists. His contributions to economic theory include the theory of Comparative Advantage and the Law of Diminishing Returns, 4to, (excellent).


Estimate $1,200-1,500

excellent

Keywords

David Wilkinson, London Institution, Robert Malthus, Economics, Political economy

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