The art of speculation

By: Carret, Philip Lord

Price: $450.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with the rare DJ, Stated Revised Edition 1930 Barron's 364 pages. Very Good, in a VG DJ. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to maroon cloth boards with dark gilt titles - corners sharp. Gilt on spine is darkened. Small set of wrinkles to front panel on the r/h side which can be seen at an angle. (See Photos) Just a touch of shelf/edge wear and dust soiling to original DJ - now in mylar. 3 inch by 1 inch dampstain on the right/hand side of the front panel (DJ) which is faint to the outside of the DJ but more apparent on the backside. Previous owner put his name at the top of the FFEP, the half-title page and the title page. He also pasted a quote on "good judgement" under his name on the FFEP. FFEP and the next two pages have a very slight wave at the top of the pages. 19 chapters. Philip L. Carret was a Wall Street legend and pioneer of one of the first mutual funds. A former Barron's reporter and World War 1 aviator Philip Carret launched the Mutual Trust in 1928 after managing money for his friends and family. He is most famous for the long successful track record he achieved investing in common stocks and for being one of Warren Buffett's role models. Very handsome vintage copy in the rare DJ. LOC

Title: The art of speculation

Author Name: Carret, Philip Lord

Categories: Economics,

Publisher: Barron: 1930-01-01

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 200729006