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Nassau William Senior THREE LECTURES On the Transmission of the Precious Metals
John Murray, 1830. Condition: Very good. When ordering from the US, parcels may be subject to import tax and duty charges, which the buyer is responsible to pay.Nassau William Senior THREE LECTURES On the Transmission of the Precious Metals This product data sheet is originally written in English. Nassau William Senior THREE LECTURES On the Transmission of the Precious Metals from Country to Country, and the Mercantile Theory of Wealth Hardcover London John Murray 1830 Good in boards. Stain at front panel. Sticker to spine. Hinge is starting. Foxing. Scarce. Senior was educated at Eton and Magdalen College, Oxford; at the university he was a private pupil of Richard Whately, afterwards archbishop of Dublin, with whom he remained connected by ties of lifelong friendship. He took the degree of B. A. In 1811, was called to the bar in 1819, and in 1836, during the chancellorship of Lord Cottenham, was appointed a master in chancery. On the foundation of the professorship of political economy at Oxford in 1825 Senior was elected to fill the chair, which he occupied till 1830, and again from 1847 to 1852. In 1830 he was requested by Lord Melbourne to inquire into the state of combinations and strikes, to report on the state of the law and to suggest improvements in it. Senior was a member of the Poor Law Inquiry Commission of 1832, and of the handloom weavers Commission of 1837. The report of the latter, published in 1841, was drawn up by him, and he embodied in it the substance of the report he had prepared some years before on combinations and strikes. He became a good friend o … [Click Below for Full Description]
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