Click here to skip to main content.
 
Discrete CollectionsPolitics, economics and social science collections
TitlePublications: Other Titles
Ref NoRES/10
LevelSeries
Date1895-1993
DescriptionCorrespondence files on the publication or proposed publication of scholarly works that the Society financed, or was asked to finance, or subsidise. The publications include RES editions of classic works and economists papers (such as the 'Works and Correspondence of David Ricardo'), RES Conference volumes, surveys of economic theory and applied economics, and other books that the RES published or sponsored in some way.
Subjects vary but include initial proposals, the writing or editing of the book, royalties, reprints, stocks, translations, prices, reviews and copies of some publishing agreements. Correspondent include Cambridge University Press and Macmillan Publishing. Most of the files were kept by either Austin Robinson (before 1970) or Donald Winch (1970 onwards).
Some sensitive files in this section are closed until they are 20 years old.
Related material:
This section does not include the Keynes Edition, which can be found in section 9; general publications policy files, which are in section 8 (including most publishing agreements); or RES commissioned reports, which are in section 11. Copies of the publications themselves are in section 14. Some financial information on publications may be found in section 3.
System of Arrangement:
The files are arranged in date order, with files on the same author or subject being grouped together under one sub-number as follows: 10/1 on Petty 10/2 on the Ricardo Edition 10/3 on Adam Smith 10/4 on Walras 10/5 on Bentham 10/6 on Marshall 10/7 on Pareto 10/8 on Cantillon and Unwin 10/9 on Wicksell 10/10 on Deane & Mitchell 10/11 on Edgeworth 10/12 on Jevons 10/13 on Malthus 10/14 on Overstone 10/15 on Surveys of Economic Theory 10/16 on Surveys of Applied Economics 10/17 on Quesnay 10/18 on the Guide to Archives Sources 10/19 on McCulloch 10/20 on Foxwell 10/21 on RES Conference Papers 10/22 on Winch & Howson 10/23 on Feinstein's Statistical Tables 10/24 on Hawtrey 10/25 on Robbins 10/26 on Horner
Access StatusMainly open; some items closed
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2019