Author:RICHARDS, Eric. CHECKLAND, S.G

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Leviathan of Wealth : The Sutherland Fortune in the Industrial Revolution.

By: RICHARDS, Eric. CHECKLAND, S.G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1973, ISBN:0710074557:

Seller ID: 106227


RICHARDS, Eric. The Leviathan of Wealth : The Sutherland Fortune in the Industrial Revolution, foreword by Professor S.G. Checkland. London : Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1973). Pp. (6), vii-xx, (2), 3-315, (1) + (4) p. of plates. Illustrations, maps. 8vo, black cloth with gilt spine titles. "Early in the nineteenth century, the ducal family of Sutherland was the richest noblehouse in Britain. The Leviathan of Wealth is the story of how that remarka ble fortune was deployed in the age of the Industrial Revolution. Eric Richards points out that much of the Sutherland wealth was sunk into landed... View more info