Manuscript volume containing 'An essay on the causes and cure of a redundant agricultural population', written in Glasgow, 1832-1833. Inscribed by Herbert Somerton Foxwell as written 'By a boy under 16 years of age'.
Essay on Scottish unemployment
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 171
- Dates of Creation1832-1833
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume containing 54 leaves
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This manuscript was a gift to Herbert Somerton Foxwell from Godfrey Lloyd, Professor of Political Economy at Sheffield University, in 1908, and became part of the Goldsmith's Library of Economic Literature.
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Manuscript twelvmo. Bound in half-morocco.
Compiled by Sarah Smith as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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