Rare First Edition of The Technical Analysis of Stock Trends; Inscribed by John Magee

  • Technical Analysis of Stock Trends.

Technical Analysis of Stock Trends.

Item Number: 5033

Springfield, MA: Stock Trend Service, 1948.

First edition of Edwards and Magee’s Technical Analysis of Stock Trends, which is widely considered to be one of the seminal works of the discipline. Octavo, bound in full navy morocco, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, gilt rules to the front and rear panels, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. In fine condition. Inscribed by co-author John Magee on a page preceding the half title page, “To Mrs. Aletha Picard” With my best wishes for a wealthy, happy and successful New Year of 1959 Cordially, John Magee.” First editions are scarce.

"Technical Analysis of Stock Trends "was the first book to produce a methodology for interpreting the predictable behavior of investors and markets. It revolutionized technical investment approaches and showed traders and investors how to make money regardless of what the market is doing.