Forerunners of Henry George

Why tax we the produce of anyone's toil
While it raises the price of the land,
And limits the sale, by enhancing the price
Of the food which the poor must demand?

Thomas Paine
Agrarian Justice (1797)
Patrick Edward Dove
The Theory of Human Progression  (1850)
Edwin Burgess
Letters on Taxation (1859 - 1860)
Alfred Russel Wallace
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Land Nationalisation
First published 1882. (Contemporary with Henry George)
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Summary of Pages in English: The Land Question
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