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Graham (Sir James) Corn and Currency; in an Address to the Land Owners, first edition, half-title (duplicate of title and half-title), 6pp. advertisements at end, original boards, joint splitting, spine chipped in two places, rubbed, edges uncut, 8vo, 1826.

⁂ "In 1826... [Graham]... published a pamphlet, Corn and Currency, which advocated a loosening of monetary policy and a corn tariff low enough to keep down prices and wages and hence maintain the productivity of the general economy." - Oxford DNB.

George Smith (1765-1836), of Selsdon Park, Croydon, Surrey and 1 Upper Harley Street.

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Graham (James) Corn and Currency, first edition, 1826.

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Rupert Powell
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Justin Phillips
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