FIRST EDITION OF THE J.M. KEYNES FIRST MAJOR WORK ON ECONOMICS INDIAN CURRENCY AND FINANCE
Indian Currency and Finance.
Keynes, John Maynard. [J.M.].$3,500.00
Item Number: 3660
London: Macmillan & Co., 1913.
First edition of the Keynes first major work on economics. Octavo, original cloth. In near fine condition with light wear to the extremities. A very bright copy.
In 1913 Keynes was appointed secretary of a Commission to examine Indian Finance and Currency and later began to seek a publisher for his major treatise on probability based on his fellowship dissertation.
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1936.
First edition of the economist’s masterpiece. Octavo, original cloth. Near fine in a very good dust jacket with some small chips and wear. Uncommon in the original dust jacket.
"The political problem of mankind is to combine three things: economic efficiency, social justice and individual liberty": First American Edition of the most influential social science treatise of the twentieth century
New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1936.
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London: Macmillan, 1983-2000.
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First edition of this overview of the Austrian School of Economics. 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.
First Edition of Joseph Alois Schumpeter: The Public Life of a Private Man; Inscribed by Wolfgang Stopler
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First edition of this biography on Schumpeter. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author, “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year Wolfgang Ann Arbor, MI Dec. 12, 1994.” From the library of noted economist Richard Musgrove. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
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