First Edition A.C. Pigou's Socialism Versus Capitalism
Socialism Versus Capitalism.
Pigou, A.C. [Arthur Cecil].$175.00
Item Number: 14058
London: Macmillan and Company, 1937.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Light rubbing, near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket with a few small closed tears and a small chip.
Arthur Cecil Pigou was an economist and builder of the school of economics at the University of Cambridge. His work covered various fields of economics, particularly welfare economics, but also included industrial fluctuations, unemployment, public finance, index numbers, and measurement of national output." (The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics).
Other Books by this Author
Stanford: Hoover Press, 1987.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author on the half title page, “To the Jackson Hole economist Tucker Smith, Milton Friedman.” Fine in a fine dust jacket. Introduction by Anna J. Schwartz. Foreword by W. Glenn Campbell. Edited by Kurt R. Leube. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. An important collection of the Nobel Prize-winning economist’s writings.
"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.
New York: Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1939.
First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. In near fine condition with a small name on the front free end page. First editions are rare.