Four tracts, together with two sermons, on political and commercial subjects / by Josiah Tucker Tucker, Josiah, 1712-1799

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Tucker, Josiah, 1712-1799
Great Britain -- Commerce.; Sermons, English - 18th century.; United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
  • Tract I. A solution of the important question, whether a poor country, where raw materials and provisions are cheap, and wages low, can supplant the trade of a rich manufacturing country, where raw materials and provisions are dear, and the price of labour high. With a postscript obviating objections
  • Tract II. The case of going to war for the sake of trade, considered in a new light, being a fragment of a greater work
  • Tract III. A letter from a merchant in London, to his nephew in America, concerning the late and present disturbances in the colonies
  • Tract IV. The true interest of Great-Britain set forth in regard to the colonies; and the only means of living in peace and harmony with them
  • Sermon I. On the connection and mutual relation between Christian morality, good government, and national commerce
  • Sermon II. Using the world without abusing it: or the true boundaries set forth between the luxurious and the temperate, the vitious and the virtuous enjoyments of God's good creatures; with their respective effects and influence on national commerce, national riches, and national prosperity.
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