First Editions of Murray Rothbard's Landmark Work Conceived in Liberty Volumes 1-4
Conceived In Liberty: Volumes 1- 4.
Item Number: 15030
New York: Arlington House Publishers, 1975-79.
First editions of each volume in the author’s acclaimed four volume series. Octavo, four volumes, original cloth. Each are near fine in the original dust jackets with light wear.
Murray Rothbard's ambition was to shed new light on Colonial history and show that the struggle for human liberty was the heart and soul of this land from its discovery through the culminating event of the American Revolution. These volumes are a tour de force, enough to establish Rothbard as one of the great American historians.
Other Books by this Author
Washington, D.C: Lexington Books, 1987.
First edition. Octavo, original boards. Inscribed and dated in the year of publication by the author on the front free endpaper, “For D.A. Lambeck- For sound economics and free markets- Cordially Murray Rothbard March 1987.” In near fine condition, no dust jacket was issued for this work.
New York: Richardson and Snyder, 1983.
First edition of this work which explains the modern fractional-reserve banking system and its origins. Octavo, original boards. Boldly signed by Murray Rothbard on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with some light wear. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Rare signed.
New York: Collier Books, 1978.
First paperback edition of Rothbard’s classic treatise on libertarianism. Octavo, original illustrated wrappers. Boldly signed by Murray N. Rothbard on the title page. In near fine condition. Uncommon signed.
Colorado Springs, CO: Pine Tree Press, 1963.
First edition. Octavo, original wrappers as issued. In very good condition with light rubbing and a touch of dampstaining to a few pages.
First Edition of Americas Great Depression "a staple of modern economic literature"; Signed By Murray Rothbard
New York: MacMillan Company, 1973.
First edition of Rothbard’s classic treatise on the 1930s Great Depression and its root causes. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by the author Murray N. Rothbard on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light shelfwear. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
"A good portfolio is more than a long list of good stocks and bonds. It is a balanced whole, providing the investor with protections and opportunities with respect to a wide range of contingencies": Rare First Edition of Markowitzs Landmark Work Portfolio Selection
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1959.
First edition of the economist’s work, which revolutionized modern investment theory and practice. Octavo, original blue cloth. In near fine condition, lacking the rare dust jacket.
First Edition of Gary Beckers Classic Work A Treatise on the Family; Inscribed by Him To Fellow University of Chicago Colleague Sidney Davidson
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1981.
First edition of this landmark work. Octavo, original boards. Inscribed by the author to colleague Sidney Davidson. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a small chip to the front panel.
"Wealth is not without its advantages and the case to the contrary, although it has often been made, has never proved widely persuasive " First Edition of The Affluent Society; Signed by John Kenneth Galbraith
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1958.
First edition of the economist’s landmark work. Octavo, original cloth with titles to the spine in silver. Boldly signed by John Kenneth Galbraith on the front free endpaper. Also laid in a signed letter dating from 1966 on Galbraith’s Harvard University letterhead. Fine in a bright near fine dust jacket with light wear. A very sharp example of this book.
Chicago: Aldine Publishing, 1962.
First edition of the economist’s classic text on price theory used at the University of Chicago. Signed by Milton Friedman on the title page. Very good in wrappers. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Rare signed.