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63.: sinclair to ricardo1 - David Ricardo, The Works and Correspondence of David Ricardo, Vol. 6 Letters 1810-1815 
The Works and Correspondence of David Ricardo, ed. Piero Sraffa with the Collaboration of M.H. Dobb (Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 2005). Vol. 6 Letters 1810-1815.
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sinclair to ricardo1
I have now quitted my former residence at Edinburgh, and have settled with my family at Ham Common, where I hope to enjoy leisure enough to complete some laborious literary undertakings, in particular, “A Code of Agriculture,”2 —“A Code of Health” in a form more compressed than the one already published;3 —and “A Code of Finance”.4
Since my arrival here, I feel much disappointed, in regard to the state of our public credit, the price of Stocks, &c; and should be glad to have a conversation with you, and some other intelligent members of the Stock Exchange upon that subject. If you could form a party to discuss these particulars, I would come to town on purpose any day next week, and we might dine together at the British Coffeehouse, The Clarendon Hotel,—the London Tavern, or any other convenient place.—I leave the whole arrangement to you.
I remain, Dear Sir, Your very obedient Servant—
Ham Common— near Richmond Surrey. 19th October 1814.
[1 ]MS in R.P.—Ricardo’s reply is wanting, but its tenour can be inferred from letter 65.
[2 ]The Code of Agriculture, including Observations on Gardens, Orchards, Woods, and Plantations, London,1817.
[3 ]The Code of Health and Longevity; or a Concise View of the Principles calculated for the Preservation of Health, and the Attainment of Long Life..., 4 vols., London, 1807; 3rd ed., in 1 vol., London, 1816.
[4 ]This was never written; cp. Correspondence of Sir John Sinclair, London, 1831, vol. 11, p. 38 ff. of the Appendix.