Early Economics Collection

The General Theory of Employment interest and Money by John Maynard Keynes (eHB99.7 KEYN)

The General Theory of Employment interest and Money by John Maynard Keynes (eHB99.7 KEYN)

Political Economy by Nassau William Senior (eHB161 SEN)

Political Economy by Nassau William Senior (eHB161 SEN)

The Principles of Political Economy by Henry Sedgewick (eHB717 SIDG)

The Principles of Political Economy by Henry Sedgewick (eHB717 SIDG)

An Essay on the Principle of Population by Thomas Robert Malthus (eHB861 MALT)

An Essay on the Principle of Population by Thomas Robert Malthus (eHB861 MALT)

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).

Strengths

The collection is notable for its comprehensive selection of works of classic early economic theory.

Physical characteristics

Approx. 234 items comprising folios, quartos and volumes.

Description or Catalogue

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

Created

1680
1880

Coverage

1680
1880
Accrual
Accrual Policy
Passive
Accrual Method
Purchase
Accrual Periodicity
Irregular
Added by Queen's University Belfast | Last updated on: 09 February 2018