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 (băj′ət), Walter 1826-1877.
British journalist and editor of The Economist who wrote The English Constitution (1867), an analysis of the comparative powers of the branches of British government.
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(Biography) Walter. 1826–77, English economist and journalist: editor of The Economist; author of The English Constitution, (1867) Physics and Politics (1872), and Lombard Street (1873)
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Walter, 1826–77, English economist and critic.
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Bagehot, Walter. "The First Edinburgh Reviewers." National Review 1 (1855): 253-84.
Bagehot, Walter. Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market.