The English Navigation Laws: A Seventeenth-Century Experiment in Social Engineering.

New York: Columbia University Press, 1939. First edition. 8vo, original blue buckram, 503 pages. Small line of discoloration to the front board; a trifle rubbed; a very good copy. Item #12014

The massive and well-regarded Ph.D. thesis of the lawyer and historian Lawrence Harper, made possible in part by research assistants funded by the W.P.A. Neat ink signature on the front free endpaper.

Price: $40.00

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