(1) Rural Rides

  title={(1) Rural Rides},
  author={L. G. K. Starke},
  • L. Starke
  • Published 1 August 1932
  • History, Economics
  • Nature
A FOREWORD by Mr. Fitch Daglish introduces us, in friendly fashion, to Cobbett and to those?Rural Rides? of which he wrote in his Weekly Register, a hundred years ago. He was sorely troubled by the “distressed state of the agricultural interest”? all due (or so he says) to the “desolating and damnable system of paper money?? and this and what more he has to say on taxes and national debt sounds familiar to us, now that we are down again after a hundred years in the trough of an economic wave…