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Death in Venice

Antoin E. Murphy

in John Law: Economic Theorist and Policy-maker

Published in print June 1997 | ISBN: 9780198286493
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191596674 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/019828649X.003.0021
 Death in Venice

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Law's final years in Venice saw him continuing to persuade the French authorities to bring him back to France. He also continued to gamble and to build up an impressive collection of Old Masters’ paintings.

Keywords: death; gambling; paintings; Venice

Chapter.  6738 words. 

Subjects: History of Economic Thought

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