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Published by Augustus M. Kelley in New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Francis Place ; critical and textual notes by Norman E. Himes.
SeriesReprints of economic classics
The Physical Object
Pagination354p. ;
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17580731M

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