John Law and his Financial Scheme. Address delivered before the Michigan Bankers' Association at Grand Rapids, September 1, 1896
Stapled paper wrappers
by Sherwood, T. C.
n.p.: n.p., 1896. First edition. Stapled paper wrappers. A very good copy with light soiling on wrappers, owner's name on front wrapper, mail fold, text clean.. 7 pp. Sherwood was the Commissioner of the State Banking Department of Michigan. In this talk his purpose is "to present for your consideration one section of the financial history of the past, which relates more particularly to the world's first experiment with paper money as a substitute for coin, and bring prominently before you the danger attending an excessive inflation of representative money in any form." Obviously he was not a "flat money" guy. Rare. Not in NUC. Not at Bimetallism and Currency Reform Collection at Univ. Chicago at Ill. OCLC locates one copy only: Library of Michigan. Provenance: William Dietz (signature). (Inventory #: 36607)
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