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Again: in his office as governor of the men employed by him, the merchant or
manufacturer is 'invested with a distinctly paternal authority and responsibility. In
most cases, a youth entering a commercial establishment is withdrawn altogether
The purchaser employs him, and does not employ the other. The first or apparent
result is, therefore, that one of the two men is left out of employ, or to starvation,
just as definitely as by the just procedure of giving fair price to the best workman.
has two men working for him at half price, and two are out of employ. 51. By the
just procedure, the whole price of the first piece of work goes into the hands of the
man who does it. No surplus being left in the employer's hands, he cannot hire ...
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I saw this in a charity shop and bought it solely because it contains his wonderful fairy tale, "The King of the Golden River". I will, I'm afraid, skip the essays on art, architecture, and culture ... Read full review