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" Rent is that portion of the produce of the earth, which is paid to the landlord for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil. "
Principles of Political Economy - Page 174
by George Poulett Scrope - 1833 - 457 pages
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The Progress of Society

Robert Hamilton - Economics - 1830 - 444 pages
...these kinds of improvement; and as he will not be able to draw more benefit from his capital and It is that portion of the produce of the earth which is paid to the proprietor for the use of the original powers of the soil, which constitutes rent in the most proper...
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The Progress of Society

Robert Hamilton - Economics - 1830 - 444 pages
...these kinds of improvement ; and as he will not be able to draw more benefit from his capital and It is that portion of the produce of the earth which is paid to the proprietor for the use of the original powers of the soil, which constitutes rent in the most proper...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 44

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1831 - 620 pages
...capital, labour, wages, and other terms, set up a definition peculiarly their own. ' Rent,' they say, ' is that portion of the produce of the earth which...landlord for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil.' -|- This description entirely omits what in reality constitutes by far the greater...
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The Quarterly review, Volume 44

1831 - 624 pages
...capital, labour, wages, and other terms, set up a definition peculiarly their own. ' Rent,' they say, ' is that portion of the produce of the earth which...landlord for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil.' f This description entirely omits what in reality constitutes by far the greater...
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Elements of Logic

Richard Whately - Logic - 1831 - 442 pages
...capital, over that quantity of capital.—Principles, p. 366. RICARDO. (Principles, $c.) 3rd Ed. 1. Rent. That portion of the produce of the earth which is...landlord for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil.—p. 53. 2. Wages. The labourer's proportion of the produce.— Chap. v. 3. Profit....
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An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, Volume 2

Adam Smith - Economics - 1835 - 494 pages
...we must inquire ' into the nature of rent, and the laws by which its ' rise or fall is regulated. ' Rent is that portion of the produce of the earth,...landlord for the use of the ' original and indestructible powers of the soil. It ' is often, however, confounded with the interest and ' profit of capital, and,...
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Principles of Political Economy, Parts 1-4

Henry Charles Carey - Economics - 1837 - 1162 pages
...that he has said on the subject, in order that the reader may be fully in possession of his vie ws^ " Rent is that portion of the produce of the earth,...landlord for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil. It ia often, however, confounded with the interest and profit of capital, and in...
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Principles of Political Economy, Part 1

Henry Charles Carey - 1837 - 380 pages
...that he has said on the subject, in order that the reader may be fully in possession of his views. " Rent is that portion of the produce of the earth, which is paid to the landlord for the use of the origmal and indestructible powers of the soil. It is often, however, confounded with the interest and...
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The Laws of Wages, Profits, and Rent, Investigated

George Tucker - Economics - 1837 - 214 pages
...deficiency in the quantity. It indeed seems a startling proposition, from one who defines rent to be "that portion of the produce of the earth which is paid to the owner of land for the use of the original and indestructible powers of the soil," that rent is increased...
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Political Economy: Its Objects, Uses, and Principles: Considered with ...

Alonzo Potter - Economics - 1840 - 332 pages
...necessarily led them into much inconsistency and error.* * " Rent," says Mr. Ricardo (and Messrs. M'CulIoch, Mill, and many other economists have adopted his definition),"...original and indestructible natural powers of the sail."—(Ricardo, Political Economy, chap. ii. ; Mill's Elements, p. 39; M'Culloch's Principles, p....
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