This collection comprises works of early economic theory and philosophy dating from the 17th to the late 19th centuries.
Collection of works of early economic theory and philosophy dating from the 17th to the late 19th centuries. A relatively small assemblage of some 234 items, the collection includes a comprehensive range of material by many of the major economists of the period covered, in particular for the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Included can be found works by Adam Smith (1723-90), John Stuart Mill (1806-1873), W. Nassau Senior (1790-1864), David Ricardo (1772-1823), Jean Baptiste Say (1767-1832), Alfred Marshall (1842-1924) and Henry Sidgewick (1838-1900).
The collection is notable for its comprehensive selection of works of classic early economic theory.
Approx. 234 items comprising folios, quartos and volumes.
Details of the Early Economics Collection can be found on the QUB on-line catalogue (QCAT) within the Special Collections sub-division, prefix "e," and is available at: www.qub.ac.uk/lib
Queen's Universtiy Belfast has legal ownership of this collection.