TORRENS, Robert. The Principles and Practical Operation of Sir Robert Peel's Act of 1844 Explained and Defended: Second Edition.
London : 1857Second, enlarged edition, first published in 1848, of Torrens's defence of Peel's bank charter act, which restricted the powers of British banks and gave exclusive note-issuing powers to the central Bank of England. "It was banking that dominated Torrens's last twenty years. Peel's Bank of England Charter Act 1844 owed much to Torrens's 'currency scheme'... Learn More£1,125.00
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TORRENS, Robert. Letters on Commercial Policy.
London : 1958First edition thus, first impression. This work by political economist Robert Torrens (1780-1864), originally published in 1833, was republished by the London School of Economics as part of their Series of Reprints of Scarce Works on Political Economy. Learn More£70.00
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