On Financial Reform. Third Edition.

  • Parnell, Sir Henry
  • London: John Murray 1831


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8vo, pp. viii, 383, [1]. Erratum slip bound in before p.1. Near-contemporary calf, boards bordered by blind rules and rolls, spine divided by raised bands gilt, red morocco label, other compartments tooled in blind. Just a touch of spotting. A little rubbed, particularly to joints. Inscribed ‘from the author’ to flyleaf.


An influential work by Irish parliamentarian and 1st Baron Congleton, Henry Brooke Parnell (1776-1842). 'In his treatise On Financial Reform (1830), which had a considerable influence on public opinion, he laid before the country the financial and fiscal policy that Sir Robert Peel and W. E. Gladstone afterwards carried out' (ODNB).

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