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book #79496
Plowden, Francis
A Treatise upon the Law of Usury and Annuities
Printed for J. Butterworth, Fleet-Street, London, 1797.
Only edition of a work Holdsworth calls a "very good book", critical of "the ingenious Mr. Bentham", Plowden noting that annuities had been used to evade usury laws, with his complementary analysis of stock transactions for time and stock jobbing
Contemporary calf, rebacked, quite scuffed, the original label laid down, else quite clean and bright with ample margins; the Taussig copy
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$ 1250.00
law of usury, Law and the stockmarket

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