Xiv, , 554 pages, 8 maps and diagrams (2 folding) in text, 1 larger folding map in rear pocket, cloth, DJ, very good. 1952 reprint of the first edition. From The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition, "Sir John Harold Clapham, 1873-1946, English economic historian. He was lecturer, professor and administrator at Cambridge from 1908 to 1943. Outstanding among his many works on British economic history are An Economic History of Modern Britain and The Bank of England. Other books include The Economic Development of France and Germany, 1815-1914, a comparative study, and A Concise Economic History of Britain, from the Earliest Times to 1750, a useful standard survey. " FR10-4 ; 554 pages. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : An Economic History of Modern Britain. Free ...
Éditeur : Cambridge University Press
Date d'édition : 1952
Reliure : Hardcover
Etat du livre : Very Good
Description du livre Cambridge : University press, 1932. Couverture rigide. État : Très bon. Edition originale. Grand et fort in-8° relié pleine toile éditeur, XIII-554 pages. N° de réf. du libraire oli2607
Description du livre Cambridge: at the University Press, 1926-1938, 1938. 3 volumes, octavo. Original green cloth, titles gilt to spines, fore and bottom edges untrimmed. With the dust jackets. Ownership inscription to front pastedown vol. I. An excellent set in the smart dust jackets. First edition of "the work on which [Clapham's] reputation was based The great strength of the three volumes was a combination of carefully used statistics in order to challenge legends too easily accepted by literary historians. He therefore offered an account which was more quantitative, but he also warned that the statistician's world was not that of the historian" (ODNB). N° de réf. du libraire 108295