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Abbreviations

Apart from the standard abbreviations the following should be noted:

  1. Bowring   The Works of Jeremy Bentham, published under the superintendence of . . . John Bowring, 11 vols., Edinburgh, 1843.

  2. UC   Bentham Papers in the Library of University College London. Roman numerals refer to boxes in which the papers are placed, Arabic to the leaves within each box.

  3. CW   This edition of The Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham.

  4. Ms. Dumont   Bibliothèque de Genève, Manuscrits Etienne Dumont. The first numeral refers to the box in which the papers are placed, the numeral after fo. or fos. to the leaves within each box.

  5. 1790   Defence of Usury; Shewing the Impolicy of the present legal restraints on the terms of pecuniary bargains. In a series of letters to a friend. To which is added, A letter to Adam Smith, Esq; LL. D. on the Discouragements opposed by the above Restraints to the Progress of Inventive Industry, London, 1790.

  6. 1795   Supply without Burthen; or Escheat vice Taxation: being a proposal for a saving in taxes by an Extension of the Law of Escheat: including Strictures on the Taxes on Collateral Succession, comprized in the Budget of 7th December 1795. To which is prefixed, (Printed in 1793, and now first published,) A Protest against Law Taxes: shewing pg xivthe Peculiar Mischievousness of all such Impositions as add to the Expense of An Appeal to Justice, London, 1795.

  7. 1816   Defence of Usury; shewing the impolicy of the present legal restraints on the terms of pecuniary bargains; in Letters to a Friend. To which is added, A letter to Adam Smith, Esq. LL.D. on the discouragements opposed by the above restraints to the progress of Inventive Industry. The Third edition. And to which is also added, second edition, A Protest Against Law Taxes, London, 1816.

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