Search results for: 'SAY, Jean-Baptiste'
SAY, Jean-Baptiste. Cours complet d'économie politique pratique.
Paris : 1828-29First edition of Say's lectures. Though Say ranks with Sismondi and Cournot in the originality of his contributions to economics, his reputation has suffered from his being put down primarily as an exponent of Adam Smith. Schumpeter, who calls his work "the most important of the links in the chain that leads from Cantillon and Turgot to Walras" offers... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 107508
SAY, Jean-Baptiste. Olbie,
Paris : an VIII de la République First edition of Say's first publication, inscribed "Monsieur Wardin de la part du fils de l'auteur" in ink on the half-title. Olbie (from the Greek word olbios, meaning happy or beatific) is a small utopian work which Say submitted as an entry to a morality prize competition organised by the Institut National in 1798. It illustrates "the state of Say's... Learn More£15,000.00
Stock Code: 126479
SAY, Jean-Baptiste. Traité d'économie politique,
Paris : 1814Second edition, revised and expanded, of Say's masterpiece, one of the great works of the classical period of economic thought, here a very nice copy in the original wrappers.
First published in 1803, this second edition did not follow until 1814, a delay often cited as due to the hostility of Napoleon. Napoleon had appointed Say a member of... Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 140905
SAY, Louis Auguste. Traité élémentaire de la Richesse individuelle et de la Richesse Publique,
Paris : 1827First edition of this economic study by the Nantes industrialist Louis Auguste Say (1774-1840), the brother of the more famous Jean-Baptiste, yet a significant economist in his own right. The present work is in two parts, the first discussing the moral and political implications of public and private wealth, and the second applying the principle of... Learn More£850.00
Stock Code: 139991