"Knowledge used does not need to be remembered; practice forms habits and habits make memory unnecessary. The rule is nothing; the application is everything" First Edition of Henry Hazlitts Rare First Book Thinking As A Science
Thinking as a Science.
Item Number: 3766
New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1916.
First edition of the author’s first book. Octavo, original blue cloth. In near fine condition. Uncommon.
Henry Hazlitt was a journalist who wrote about business and economics for such publications as The Wall Street Journal, The Nation, The American Mercury, Newsweek, and The New York Times.
Other Books by this Author
Rare First Edition of Henry Hazlitts Classic Economics In One Lesson; Inscribed by Him to Fellow Journalist Benjamin Stolberg
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1946.
First edition of the author’s seminal work. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author to fellow journalist and close friend on the front free endpaper, “To Ben Stolberg with warm regards Harry Hazlitt.” Stolberg worked as editor of The Bookman, as well as a columnist for leading newspapers, such as the New York Times and the New York Herald Tribune. Both he and Hazlitt were contributors to The New York Times. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a few closed tears. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. A nice association copy of a book that is exceptionally rare signed and inscribed.
Signed Limited Edition of the 40th Anniversary of Henry Hazlitts Classic Economics In One Lesson; One of 200 Copies
New York: Laissez Faire Books, 1986.
Signed limited edition of the author’s seminal work, one of 200 numbered copies, this is number 51. Octavo, original bound in original full leather, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, gilt tooling to the front and rear panels, all edges gilt, ribbon bound in. In fine condition.
New York: Arlington House Publishers, 1978.
First edition of the author’s masterpiece on money. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author in the year of publication, "To Robert G. Dunlop Henry Hazlitt Aug. 8, 1978." Fine in a near fine dust jacket.
New York: Arlington House Publishers, 1966.
First edition of the re-issue of Hazlitt’s classic novel. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “To Kip Carlisle with warmest good wishes Henry Hazlitt Nov. 23, 1971.” Very good in a very good dust jacket.
First Editions of Lord Skidelsky's Monumental Biography of J.M. Keynes; Each volume inscribed by Him
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.
Document signed by Franklin Roosevelt as President, appointing Ferdinand Pecora a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Also signed by Secretary of State Cordell Hull. Matted and framed. A unique piece of political and economic history.
First Edition of Joseph Alois Schumpeter: The Public Life of a Private Man; Inscribed by Wolfgang Stopler
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1994.
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.
"Inflation is always and everywhere a monetary phenomenon in the sense that it is and can be produced only by a more rapid increase in the quantity of money than in output": First Edition Milton Friedmans Nobel Lecture; Inscribed by Milton Friedman
Stockholm, Sweden: Nobel Foundation, 1977.
First edition of Friedman’s Nobel Lecture. Octavo, original wrappers. Inscribed by the author, “For Dr. H.W. Schmidt, with my best wishes Milton Friedman Jan 20, 1978.” In fine condition. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Scarce, especially signed.