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The Resource Several essays in political arithmetick : the titles of which follow in the ensuing pages, by Sir William Petty

Several essays in political arithmetick : the titles of which follow in the ensuing pages, by Sir William Petty

Label
Several essays in political arithmetick : the titles of which follow in the ensuing pages
Title
Several essays in political arithmetick
Title remainder
the titles of which follow in the ensuing pages
Statement of responsibility
by Sir William Petty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1623-1687
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Petty, William
Index
no index present
LC call number
HB151
LC item number
.P518X 1699
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
statistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics, Mathematical
  • Vital statistics
  • Great Britain
Label
Several essays in political arithmetick : the titles of which follow in the ensuing pages, by Sir William Petty
Instantiates
Manufacture
Note
  • Each of five parts has special title page, some with 1698 imprint
  • Title within double border
  • Pages 47 and 265 misnumbered 46 and 253 respectively; p. 104-139, text in French and English on opposite pages, actually leaves given same numbers to accomodate bilingual text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An essay concerning the multiplication of mankind, together with another essay -- Further observations upon the Dublin bills -- Two essays in political arithmetick, concerning the people, housing, hospitals, &c. of London and Paris -- Observations upon the cities of London and Rome -- Five essays in political arithmetick, viz.: I. Objections from the city of Rey in Persia, II. A comparison between London and Paris in 14 particulars, III. Proofs that at London, within its 134 parishes named in the Bills of mortality, there live about 696 thousand people, IV. An estimate of the people in London, Paris, Amsterdam, Venice, Rome, Dublin, Bristol and Rouen, V. Concerning Holland and the rest of the seven United Provinces -- Political arithmetick, or a discourse concerning the extent and value of lands, people, buildings .
Dimensions
20 cm (8vo)
Extent
4 unnumbered pages, 276, that is, 311 pages
Lccn
05023631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
03-B3
Label
Several essays in political arithmetick : the titles of which follow in the ensuing pages, by Sir William Petty
Manufacture
Note
  • Each of five parts has special title page, some with 1698 imprint
  • Title within double border
  • Pages 47 and 265 misnumbered 46 and 253 respectively; p. 104-139, text in French and English on opposite pages, actually leaves given same numbers to accomodate bilingual text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An essay concerning the multiplication of mankind, together with another essay -- Further observations upon the Dublin bills -- Two essays in political arithmetick, concerning the people, housing, hospitals, &c. of London and Paris -- Observations upon the cities of London and Rome -- Five essays in political arithmetick, viz.: I. Objections from the city of Rey in Persia, II. A comparison between London and Paris in 14 particulars, III. Proofs that at London, within its 134 parishes named in the Bills of mortality, there live about 696 thousand people, IV. An estimate of the people in London, Paris, Amsterdam, Venice, Rome, Dublin, Bristol and Rouen, V. Concerning Holland and the rest of the seven United Provinces -- Political arithmetick, or a discourse concerning the extent and value of lands, people, buildings .
Dimensions
20 cm (8vo)
Extent
4 unnumbered pages, 276, that is, 311 pages
Lccn
05023631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
03-B3

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