First edition of Landmark Papers in Economic Growth; Signed by Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert M. Solow
Landmark Papers in Economic Growth.
Solow, Robert M.$600.00
Item Number: 37017
Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2001.
First edition of this collection of writings by Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert M. Solow. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Robert M. Solow on the title page. In fine condition, issued without a dust jacket.
Robert Merton Solow is an American economist, particularly known for his work on the theory of economic growth that culminated in the exogenous growth model named after him. He was awarded the John Bates Clark Medal in 1961, the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1987, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2014.
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The Nobel Foundation, 1988.
First edition. Octavo, original wrappers as issued. Signed twice by Robert M. Solow, once on the front panel and again on the title page. In near fine condition.
Oxford: Clarendon Press/ Oxford University Press, 1970.
First edition of Solow’s groundbreaking work on growth theory. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Robert M. Solow on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
New York: Blackwell Publishers, 1990.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by Robert Solow on the title page. Small name on the front free endpaper, near fine in a fine dust jacket.
Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Company, 1963.
First edition of the Nobel prize-winning economist’s De Vries Lectures on economics. Octavo, original wrappers. Inscribed by Robert Solow on the title page. In near fine condition, previous name marked out on the front free endpaper.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1970.
First edition. Octavo, original wrappers. Signed by Robert M. Solow on the title page. In near fine condition, with a name to the front panel and front free endpaper.
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John Maynard Keynes: Hopes Betrayed 1883-1920; The Economist as Savior 1920-1037; Fighting For Britain 1937-1946.
London: Macmillan, 1983-2000.
First editions of each volume in the author’s acclaimed biography on J.M. Keynes. Octavo, 3 volumes, original cloth, illustrated. Inscribed by the author in each volume. Each are near fine with the dust jackets that show only light wear.
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New York: Atheneum, 1967.
First edition of the author’s Newbery Award-winning novel. Octavo, original cloth. Signed by E.L. Konigsburg on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Rare in this condition and signed.
"Like all Israelis, I yearn for peace. I see the utmost importance in taking all possible steps that will lead to a solution of the conflict with the Palestinians": First Edition of Warrior: An Autobiography; Inscribed by Ariel Sharon
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.
First edition of Sharon’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed and dated by Ariel Sharon on the half-title page. Laid in a lecture announcement by Sharon. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Lawrence Ratzkin.
"Good questions outrank easy answers": Economics: An Introductory Analysis; Signed by Paul A. Samuelson
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1948.
First edition reprint of the original 1948 first edition of this influential text by the father of modern economics. Octavo, original boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Signed by the author on the title page, “Paul A. Samuelson MIT, 2007.” Its fundamental impact on the opinions and approaches of today’s most influential economists is extraordinary. Upon publication this text immediately became the authority for the principles of economics courses. The book continues to be the standard-bearer for principles courses, and continues to be a clear, accurate, and interesting introduction to modern economics principles. The New York Times considered Samuelson to be the “foremost academic economist of the 20th century”.