1 thought on “7. (2014 April) Requests: Can you tell us the source of this limerick?

  1. The limerick was attributed to the followers of Henry George with these words:

    “The importance of access to land is summarised by this limerick by the followers of Henry George (a 19th century writer who argued for a “single tax” and the nationalisation of land). The Georgites got their basic argument on the importance of land down these few, excellent lines:”

    See section “F.8.3 What other forms did state intervention in creating capitalism take?” in this link: http://www.spunk.org/texts/intro/faq/sp001547/secF8.html

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