474. J. M. Keynes to Harrod , 25 September 1935 [a]
[Replies to 473 , answered by 475 ]
Tilton, Firle, Sussex
25 September 1935
My dear Roy,
I am content! If the classical theory could not be made, even by you, to make more coherent sense than that, it does not deserve very many compliments. However, you must see my re-draft. I am hopeful it may content you and, if it doesn't, I must see what further I can do.
One obstacle, by the way, to your attempted rationalisation arises out of the attitude of the classical school when they reach Volume 2 on the subject of money. Marshall believed that an increase in the quantity of money tended to reduce the rate of interest.  How would you make this fit in?
It would be very nice if you could come to Tilton this week-end, the 28th. We may, perhaps, be in London from September 30th to October 2nd, though we shall be back again in Tilton in the last part of that week. 
J M Keynes
R. F. Harrod Esq., 51 Campden Hill Square, W. 8.
2. Keynes's appointment diary scheduled a meeting with Harrod on 28 September.
- a. TLS, one page, in HP II-57. CcI in JMK GTE/1/391. Printed in Keynes, Collected Writings, vol. XIII, p. 561. Reproduced by kind permission of the Provost and Scholars, King's College, Cambridge.
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