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NY: D. Appleton & Co., 1889.. 1889.. Very good. - Small octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt on spine & front cover. The binding is lightly rubbed; the covers are bumped & the tail of the spine is lightly chipped. xiv & 223 pp. Very good.
First American edition. With a six--page preface by Henry George.
This study, originally written as a Cambridge University thesis, is in three parts: a history of land tenure in England, a consideration of how and to whom compensation should be paid when land rights revert to the community, and a section on statistics.
Laid in is a printed slip from the publisher of The Standard, reproducing a letter of commendation of the book addressed to Henry George by the Rev. Dr. F. D. Huntington, Episcopal Bishop of Central New York. First Edition.
Title: THE LAND AND THE COMMUNITY. In Three Books
Publisher: NY: D. Appleton & Co., 1889.: 1889.
Book Condition: Very good
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Seller ID: 2084
Keywords: ECONOMICS; LAW; LAND TENURE; LAND RIGHTS; COMMUNITY LAND; STATISTICS; HISTORY; ENGLISH; ENGLAND; S. W. THACKERAY; ECONOMIST; HENRY GEORGE.