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Page from "The Commercial and Political Atlas" by William Playfair (1786) 

Detail of page from "The Commercial and Political Atlas" by William Playfair (1786). "As knowledge increases amongst mankind, and transactions multiply, it becomes more and more…

From  Tim Askew on August 21st, 2017 0 likes 35 plays

Title page of "The Statistical Breviary" by William Playfair (1801)

Title page of "The Statistical Breviary" by William Playfair (1801). Snippet from footage by the MOOC Production Team, University of Edinburgh.

From  Tim Askew on August 18th, 2017 0 likes 26 plays