ECONOMIC SOPHISMS, by Frédéric Bastiat.; Translated from the Fifth Edition of the French, by Patrick James Stirling, LL.D., F.R.S.E. Frédéric . Stirling Bastiat, Patrick James -, 1801 - 1850.

ECONOMIC SOPHISMS, by Frédéric Bastiat.; Translated from the Fifth Edition of the French, by Patrick James Stirling, LL.D., F.R.S.E.

Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, Tweeddale Court, 1873. 1st edition thus, i.e., by this publisher. viii, 235, [3] pp. 8vo. Original publisher's terra-cotta cloth binding with gilt stamping to the spine. Well-used, and ex-library [deaccessioned]. A Good copy. Item #47793

"Bastiat was a French economist, writer and a prominent member of the French Liberal School.... Bastiat developed the economic concept of opportunity cost and introduced the parable of the broken window. As an advocate of classical economics and the economics of Adam Smith, his views favored a free market and influenced the Austrian School." [Wiki].

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