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The Intelligent Investor Second Revised Edition

By: Benjamin Graham

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1959-01-01

Seller ID: 181114010

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover, 1959 Second Revised Edition Harper & Brothers 292 pages. Very Good+, in a VG DJ. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear to black cloth boards with gilt titles - corners sharp. Small wrinkle in cloth on rear board. Minor shelf/edge wear, spine fading and rubbing to original unclipped DJ - now in mylar. No previous owner markings - all pages are clean and crisp. Endpapers have a shadow from paper being laid in at one time. 16 chapters, 3 appendices and index. One of the classics in early investment literature. A very handsome collectible copy in the original unclipped DJ. LOC SSE-06 View more info

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Mexican Mining Industry, 1890-1950: A Study of the Interaction of Politics, Economics, and Technology.

By: Bernstein, Marvin D. The

Price: $100.00

Publisher: SUNY Press: 1964-01-01

Seller ID: 181116007

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover in DJ with related ephemera, (Not an Ex-Library copy) First Edition 1964 SUNY Press 412 pages. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to light blue cloth boards with olive titles - corners sharp. Minor shelf/edge wear to original unclipped Dj - now in mylar. Laid in are two letters. One is the personal correspondence of the Author on his letter head and the other is a belated response to it from someone in the History Dept of SUNY at Buffalo. seven parts, 10 tables, 5 appendices, glossary, 18 page bibliography and index. Examines the history and structure of the Mexican mining industry... View more info

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Set of 3 Volumes - (Economic Sophisms) (Economic Harmonies) (Selected Essays ...

By: Frederic Bastiat; George B. de Huszar [Editor]; W. Hayden Boyers [Translator]; Seymour Cain [Translator]; Authur Goddard [Translator];

Price: $225.00

Publisher: D. Van Nostrand Company Inc.: 1964-01-01

Seller ID: NG-XRUQ-4AP4

Condition: Near Fine


3 Volume Hardcover set, 1964 D. Van Nostrand NY. Economic Sophisms is 291 pages. Political Economy is 352 pages and Economic Harmonies is 596 pages. All three books are Near Fine in VG+ to NF DJ's. Blue cloth boards with silver titles - corners sharp. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to DJ's-now in mylar. No notes or writing-all pages are bright, clean and crisp. The three volumes are: Selected Essays on Political Economy, Economic Sophisms, and Economic Harmonies-all by Frederic Bastiat. Scarce in this condition. LOC SSS-15 View more info

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A Short History of American Locomotive Builders in the Steam Era

By: John H. White

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Bass, Inc.: 1982-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 171012006

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover, Stated First Edition 1982 Bass, Inc 112 pages. Very Good+, in illustrated wraps. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear and rubbing to covers. No previous owner markings - all pages are bright, clean and crisp. Publisher's stamp inside rear cover. Every major firm manufacturing locomotives is represented here. Comprehensive. LOC SSS-1 View more info

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GOLD AND THE GOLD STANDARD The Story of Gold Money Past, Present and Future

By: Kemmerer, Edwin W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1944-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 160808009

Condition: Good+


2 book offer - Hardcover - Signed by the Author, (with bonus Book by the same author - see description) Stated First Edition McGraw-Hill 1944 238 pages. Good+, no DJ. Minor shelf/edge wear and some spotting/soiling to bottom edge of black cloth boards with silver titles - corners lightly bumped. Inscription to previous owner and signed by the Author on the FFEP. Great history of the Gold Standard from the beginning of gold money to Bretton Woods. A classic in the field owing to its detailed but easy to understand approach. Highly Recommended. Very scarce Signed First Edition. Bonus book is M... View more info

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THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD COMPANY A Review of the Charter and Annual Reports of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company 1846 to 1926, Inclusive

By: Schotter, H.W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: Allen, Lane & Scott December: 1927-01-01

Seller ID: 161006002

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover with fold-out map of the Pennsylvania Railroad System intact and unmarked), 2nd Edition (of 5000 copies, same number of the First Edition) Dated December 1927 Allen, Lane & Scott 518 pages. Very Good+, no jacket - as issued..Brown cloth boards with gilt titles and accents - one corner bumped. Presentation inscription from PRR on inside front cover dated 1944. Detailed history of the company from 1846-1926. A very handsome and clean copy with the map intact. LOC SSE-05 View more info

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Analytical Advertising

By: William A Shryer

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Business Service Corporation: 1912-01-01

Seller ID: 150902008

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover - Signed inscription by Author on ffep, 1912 Business Service Corporation 228 pages. Very Good+ , no jacket - as issued. Minor shelf/edge wear to thick chocolate brown cloth boards with gilt titles - corners sharp with a touch of wear to tips. Signed inscription by Author on FFEP. Very early text on advertising with most of the principles still in use today. Candid assessment of human nature and the triggers to buy. Several vintage ads reproduced and studied in the text. Shryer devoted chapters to sensation, attention, association, suggestion, reason, instincts and habit, emotions ... View more info

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Dangerous estate : the anatomy of newspapers

By: Williams, Francis (1903-1970)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, New York : Longmans, Green: 1957-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 181121003

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, First Edition 1957 Longmans London 304 pages. Very Good, in a VG DJ. Minor shelf/edge wear to green cloth boards with gilt spine titles - two bottom corners lightly bumped. Minor shelf/edge wear an dust soiling to original unclipped DJ - now in mylar. No previous owner markings - all pages are clean and crisp. Traces British newspaper history from the days of the illegal Press, and the battles with Church, Crown and Parliament, to the extraordinary influence on social life in the early eighteenth century; through the bribery and corruption of the rest of that century to the posi... View more info