First Edition of The Monetary Sin of the West; Signed by Jacques Rueff
The Monetary Sin of the West.
Item Number: 4384
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1972.
First edition of the economists magnum opus. Octavo, original cloth. Signed and dated by Jacques Rueff on the half title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light shelfwear.
Jacques Rueff was an influential free market thinker who studied economics and mathematics at the École Polytechnique. An important economic advisor to French President Charles de Gaulle, Rueff was also a major figure in the management of the French economy during the Great Depression.