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Publishing History

The history of Palgrave's Dictionary spans three centuries

First edition of Dictionary of Political Economy, edited by Robert Harry Inglis Palgrave, in three volumes:

  • Volume I, printed 1894. Reprinted pages 1-256 with corrections, 1901, 1909. Reprinted with corrections, 1915, 1919.
  • Volume II, printed 1896. Reprinted 1900. Reprinted with corrections, 1910, 1915.
  • Volume III, printed 1899. Reprinted 1901. Corrected with appendix, 1908. Reprinted with corrections, 1910, 1913. Reprinted, 1918.

New edition, retitled Palgrave's Dictionary of Political Economy, edited by Henry Higgs, in three volumes:

  • Volume I, printed 1925. Reprinted, 1926.
  • Volume II, printed 1923. Reprinted, 1925, 1926.
  • Volume III, printed February 1926. Reprinted, May 1926.

The New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics edited by John Eatwell, Murray Milgate and Peter Newman. Published in four volumes.

  • First published 1987. Reprinted 1988 (twice). Reprinted with corrections 1991. Reprinted 1994, 1996
  • First published in paperback 1998. Reprinted 1999, 2003, 2004.

The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd edition, edited by Steven N. Durlauf and Lawrence E. Blume. Published in eight print volumes and online.

  • First published 2008.
  • Updated quarterly online with new and revised articles.