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RETLAW ON THE GREENBACK

By: (Carey, Henry Charles; 1793-1879). Baird, Henry Carey

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Philadelphia [PA}: Henry Carey Baird & Co., 1875.: 1875.

Seller ID: 27012


Philadelphia [PA}: Henry Carey Baird & Co., 1875.. 1875.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream self-wrappers sewn with cream cord. 15 pages plus a 1-page publisher's catalog. The page corners are bumped with creases to the top page corners. There is some light staining to the title page & catalog. Good. First edition.A defense of the economic ideas of Henry C. Carey, possibly written by his nephew, Henry Carey Baird who popularized his ideas [DAB].Ra... View more info

MINE WORKINGS EXPLAINED FOR THE INVESTOR

By: (Cathroy Larder Mines)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto: C. R. Jenner & Co., n.d. [circa 1943].: n.d. [circa 1943].

Seller ID: 16605


Toronto: C. R. Jenner & Co., n.d. [circa 1943].. n.d. [circa 1943].. Very good. - Small quarto [9 inches high by 6 inches wide]. The brochure consists of a sheet of tan stock, which unfolds to 27 inches high by 12 inches wide & is printed on both sides in black ink. Pages of varying sizes are demarcated by the folds. Their edges are slightly darkened & there are a few very tiny tears at the folds. Illustrated with a diagram of the mine workings, a plan of "Canada's ... View more info

THE ECONOMIC RESOURCES OF ITALY: Their Development During the Last Twenty-Five Years and Their Present Condition / 1895-1920. 2 volumes

By: (Credito Italiano)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Milan: Credito Italiano, 1920.: 1920.

Seller ID: 29305


Milan: Credito Italiano, 1920.. 1920.. Very good. - Small quarto [9-3/4 inches high by 7-5/8 inches wide] hardcover bound in natural vellum titled in black & with a vignette in black on each front cover. Yapp edges & cotton ties further enhance the binding. There is some light staining to the Vol. 1 covers with a short tear to the rear yapp. xiv & 238 pages plus 39 folding black-and-white plates in decorative green frames; and xiv & [1] leaf plus a folding plate & 255 ti... View more info

BIBLIOGRAFIA DEGLI SCRITTI DI LUIGI EINAUDI (dal 1893 al 1970)

By: (Einaudi, Luigi). Firpo, Luigi; editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Torino, Italy: Fondazione Luigi Einaudi, 1971.: 1971.

Seller ID: 7084


Torino, Italy: Fondazione Luigi Einaudi, 1971.. 1971.. Very good. - Thick octavo, cloth, in dw. Bumped, heavily stained & spotted; dw lightly soiled & chipped with the spine darkened & lightly stained. 909 pp. Color portrait frontispiece, B&W plates & B&W facsimiles. There is some light staining to the edges of the endpapers, else the contents are very good. The text is in Italian. Dust jacket present. View more info

ON FEBRUARY 26, 1948 THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF STANDARD OIL COMPANY OF CALIFORNIA ACCEPTED THE RESIGNATION OF J. L. HANNA AS DIRECTOR AND VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE COMPANY

By: (Hanna, J. L.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (San Francisco, CA: Standard Oil Company, 1948).: 1948).

Seller ID: 24545


(San Francisco, CA: Standard Oil Company, 1948).. 1948).. Fine. - Quarto [12-3/8 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide], maroon paper covered boards backed with tan cloth & titled in gilt on the spine with initials stamped in gilt on the front board. The boards are lightly rubbed with a very small area of the surface of the front board rubbed away. [7] leaves printed in black with calligraphed words & decorations in red. Near fine. A unique proof copy of a "Resolution ... View more info

THE ASSURANCE MAGAZINE AND JOURNAL OF THE INSTITUTE OF ACTUARIES. Vol. VII. Part I. April, 1857 - Vol. VII. Part 4. January, 1858 and Vol. VII. Part 6. July, 1858. (Nos. XXVII-XXX and No. XXXII) (5 issues)

By: (Jellicoe, Charles; Brown, Samuel; Hodge, William Barwick; Younger, Samuel; Sprague, T.B.; et al)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London: Charles and Edwin Layton, 1857-1858.: 1857-1858.

Seller ID: 13208


London: Charles and Edwin Layton, 1857-1858.. 1857-1858.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The wraps are lightly soiled & foxed with the issue numbers handwritten in the top left corners of the front wraps. The spines are darkened & chipped with small pieces out. The Part 6 spine is torn & the lower third of each wrap is detached. Title, [1] leaf & pages [1]-60 plus index & ads; title, [1] leaf & pages [61]-120 plus ads; title, [ii] & pages [121]-180... View more info

THE NEW ECONOMICS: Keynes' Influence on Theory and Public Policy

By: (Keynes, John Maynard). Harris, Seymour E.; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947.: 1947.

Seller ID: 28703


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947.. 1947.. Good. - Octavo, maroon cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed with some tiny white stains to the covers. The cloth of the spine is bubbled & the head of the spine is faded. The dust jacket is rubbed, creased & chipped with tears & pieces out. xxii, 686 & ix pages plus colophon. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. There is a previous owner's book plate on the front pastedown. There are a few li... View more info

LLOYDS BANK REVIEW. New Series No. 3. January, 1947

By: (Keynes, John Maynard; Mantoux, Etienne). Robbins, Lionel; Bareau, Paul; Dacey, W. Manning; Parker, Alwyn; editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: (London: Lloyd's Bank), 1947.: 1947.

Seller ID: 17172


(London: Lloyd's Bank), 1947.. 1947.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial tan wraps. The wraps are lightly bumped with a few tiny stains to the rear wrap. The spine & extremities are darkened & the head & tail of the spine are slightly chipped. Title & 76 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait plate and with graphs & tables. The bottom page corners are lightly bumped. Very good. Among the contents of this issue are "Mantoux v. Keynes"... View more info

ON FEBRUARY 26, 1948 THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF STANDARD OIL COMPANY OF CALIFORNIA ACCEPTED THE RESIGNATION OF J. H. MACGAREGILL AS DIRECTOR AND VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE COMPANY

By: (MacGaregill, J. H.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (San Francisco, CA: Standard Oil Company, 1948).: 1948).

Seller ID: 24546


(San Francisco, CA: Standard Oil Company, 1948).. 1948).. Very good. - Quarto [12-3/8 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide], maroon paper covered boards backed with tan cloth & titled in gilt on the spine with initials stamped in gilt on the front board. The boards are lightly rubbed with a few tiny white stains to the front board. 15 & [1] leaves printed in black with calligraphed words & decorations in red. Very good. A unique proof copy of a "Resolution of Appreci... View more info

IL MALTHUSISMO E I PROBLEMI SOCIALI: Saggi Critici

By: (Malthus). Lebrecht, Vittorio

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Torino: Ermanno Loescher, 1893.: 1893.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11039


Torino: Ermanno Loescher, 1893.. 1893.. Good. - Small quarto [9-5/8 inches high by 6-3/4 inches wide], rebound [without original wraps] in dark green cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the spine. The covers are slightly warped & the binding is bumped & rubbed, affecting the titling. The head of the spine is chipped & frayed. 167 pages plus errata/corrigenda page. The pastedowns & endpapers are darkened & there is scattered foxing & light staining. Good. ... View more info

ALFRED MARSHALL AND CURRENT THOUGHT

By: (Marshall, Alfred). Pigou, A[rthur] C[ecil]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London: Macmillan & Co Ltd / New York: St. Martin's Press, 1953.: 1953.

Seller ID: 11221


London: Macmillan & Co Ltd / New York: St. Martin's Press, 1953.. 1953.. Very good. - Small octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The spine & extremities are very slightly darkened. The dust wrapper is darkened & lightly soiled & chipped. vii, 84 & [1] pages. There is some very light foxing to the prelims & rear blanks. There are a few light pencil markings. Very good in a good dust wrapper. First edition.The first part of the book is a slightly revised version of Pigo... View more info

DER GRUNDGEDANKE DER VOLKSWIRTSCHAFTSLEHRE UND DIE RENTENTHEORIE RICARDOS

By: (Ricardo, David; 1772-1823). Stephinger, Ludwig

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stuttgart: Verlag von Ferdinand Enke, 1910.: 1910.

Seller ID: 17175


Stuttgart: Verlag von Ferdinand Enke, 1910.. 1910.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed greenish gray wrappers. The wraps are darkened & chipped around the edges. The spine is chipped. There is a large piece out of the head of the spine & the top sections of the wraps are detached. Title, [2] leaves & 51 pages with a folding table in the rear. The top section of the last signature is detached. There is an owner's ink name on the half title, with pencil markings & ... View more info

RICARDO UND CAREY IN IHREN ANSICHTEN UBER DIE GRUNDRENTE. Von Dr. A. Adler

By: (Ricardo, David; Carey, Henry Charles). Adler, Abraham

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Leipzig: J. M. Gebhardt's Verlag, 1873.: 1873.

Seller ID: 17160


Leipzig: J. M. Gebhardt's Verlag, 1873.. 1873.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers. The spine & extremities are darkened & the head & tail of the spine are chipped. The wraps are lightly chipped with light soiling to the rear wrap. 36 pages, unopened. The page edges are darkened. Good. First edition.Economist Abraham Adler [1850-1892] was born in Bavaria. He studied at the University of Leipzig and devoted himself to a scientific presentation... View more info

JOHN RUSKIN / SOCIAL REFORMER

By: (Ruskin, John). Hobson, J. A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London: James Nisbet & Co., Limited, 1898.: 1898.

Seller ID: 13802


London: James Nisbet & Co., Limited, 1898.. 1898.. Good. - Octavo, dark green cloth with a printed paper label on the spine. The binding is bumped & rubbed with the head & tail of the spine chipped. The label is darkened, rubbed & chipped. xi & 336 pages plus 4-page publisher's catalog. There are owner's names on the front endpaper & half- title. There is some foxing to the pastedowns, endpapers & prelims & there are blue pencil & ink markings to a few pages. Illustrated... View more info

Image for LEGAL TENDERS. THE POWER OF THE GOVERNMENT TO MAKE MONEY. Opinion of the Supreme Court of New Hampshire on the Constitutionality of the Legal Tender Act. The Right of Congress to Issue Paper Money a Constitutional One, and Not Dependent on the Necessities of War.

LEGAL TENDERS. THE POWER OF THE GOVERNMENT TO MAKE MONEY. Opinion of the Supreme Court of New Hampshire on the Constitutionality of the Legal Tender Act. The Right of Congress to Issue Paper Money a Constitutional One, and Not Dependent on the Necessities of War.

By: (Sargent, Jonathan Everett).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: [New Hampshire], circa [1865].: [1865].

Seller ID: 34306


[New Hampshire], circa [1865].. [1865].. Fair. - Octavo, 9-3/8 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, printed self- wraps. 16 pages, un-cropped and unopened. The pages are toned and darkened with the first and last pages soiled. The first signature (consisting of 8 pages) is splitting along the spine. The front edges of the pages are slightly chipped. A rare separate publication of this case.The City of Concord issued a promissory note for $2,000 to the plain... View more info

SANSHAW: PARTICIPATION OWNERSHIP

By: (Shaw & Sanford)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: Sanshaw Organization, 1929.: 1929.

Seller ID: 2070


NY: Sanshaw Organization, 1929.. 1929.. Very good. - Small octavo, black cloth titled in black within gilt rectangles on spine & front cover. The covers are lightly rubbed. 34 pp. B&W frontispiece & full-page B&W illustrations. The contents are fine. A booklet promoting investment in Sanshaw's co-operative ownership corporation. View more info

THE HOUSE OF ADAM SMITH

By: (Smith, Adam). Ginzberg, Eli

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: Columbia University Press, 1934.: 1934.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 10034


New York: Columbia University Press, 1934.. 1934.. Good. - Octavo, tan cloth titled in black with decorations in black on the spine. The binding is lightly soiled with 2 tiny stains to the rear cover. The head of the spine is chipped & slightly frayed. viii, [i], 265 & [2] pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white portrait frontispiece. The margins of the frontispiece are slightly darkened. Good. First edition.Inscribed by the author and signed "Eli 12/34" ... View more info

ADAM SMITH

By: (Smith, Adam). MacPherson, Hector C

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Edinburgh and London: Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier, (1899).: (1899).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 11937


Edinburgh and London: Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier, (1899).. (1899).. Very good. - Small octavo, red cloth titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the spine & in gilt with decorations & a vignette in gilt on the front cover. The top edge is gilt. The binding is lightly bumped & soiled & the spine is somewhat faded. viii & pages 9-160. There is a previous owner's name & address on the front endpaper. Very good. First edition. A title in the "Famous Scots Series&#... View more info

BANKING REFORM IN THE UNITED STATES: An Address by Nelson W. Aldrich, Before the Academy of Political Science. October 15, 1913

By: Aldrich, Nelson W

Price: $250.00

Publisher: [New York?]: (1913).: (1913).

Seller ID: 16850


[New York?]: (1913).. (1913).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wraps. The wraps are bumped with small stains at the staples & some very light foxing. The spine & extremities are darkened. The head of the spine is torn with a piece out & the tail is chipped. 67 pages. A few top page corners are bumped. Very good. First edition.Senator Nelson Aldrich of Rhode Island played a leading role in the creation of a United States central bank. Aldrich ... View more info

THE FOLKLORE OF CAPITALISM.

By: Arnold, Thurman W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1937.: 1937.

Seller ID: 36440


- Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed. The spine & extremities are darkened with a stain to the spine and the top edge of the jacket is chipped with small pieces out. vii & 400 pages. There is a small stain to the bottom edge. Very good in a good dust jacket. First edition.Arnold analyzes how American dogmas, particularly those of its learned men, resemble the views of the University of Paris in the Middle Ages, who held, for exa... View more info