Jean-Baptiste Say

Say, Jean-Baptiste

Ökonom (1767-1832). Autograph letter signed. Paris. 1 S. auf gefalt. Doppelblatt. 8vo. Mit eh. Adresse (Faltbrief).
$ 2,963 / 2.500 € (940444/BN940444)

To his aunt, sending two bottles of Malaga: "Voici, Ma chere Tante, deux couples de bouteilles de Malaga pour assaisonner vos seconds déjeuners. C'est bien peu mais il ne rien en pas resté beaucoup, apres avoir partagé avec quelques amis un baril, qu'on m'avait cedé du haire [...]". - Jean-Baptiste Say had classically liberal views and argued in favor of competition, free trade, and lifting restraints on business. He is best known for Say's Law, also known as the law of markets, which he popularized. - Small hole from breaking the seal (not touching text).

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