The great swindle : the story of the South Sea bubble / by Virginia Cowles.


1st ed.. New York : Harper and Brothers, [1960] .

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Subjects South Sea Company.
Windhandel.
Description 191 pages, [8] leaves of plates : portraits ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1960]
©1960
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Much background information on 18th century English politics and economic theories as well as the story of a national speculation that became a national swindle.
Contents Prelude: The Earl of Oxford -- The court and the company -- Mr. Law and the Mississippi boom -- The South Sea scheme -- Trouble in Paris -- London goes mad -- Crime and punishment -- The end of the affair.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)238205
(OCoLC)ocm00238205
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WorldCat Identities Cowles, Virginia.
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