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Kisah Pembuat Lilin Melawan Matahari dan Lain-Lain Jenaka Ekonomi-Politik

Petition of the Candlemakers and Other Economic-Political Satires

A Malaysian language translation of the following satires:

•“Petition of the Candlemakers” by Frederic Bastiat

•“Protectionism, or the Three Alderman” by Frederic Bastiat

•“I, Pencil” by Leonard E. Read

•“A Modest Proposal” by Jonathan Swift

•“The Rich and the Poor” by Jane Haldimand Marcet

•“Wages” by Jane Haldimand Marcet

•“Population, or Patty’s Marriage” by Jane Haldimand Marcet

•“Foreign Trade, or the Wedding Gown” by Jane Haldimand Marcet

These are short satirical stories regarding political and economic ideas/policies that result in oppression and social injustice.