Henry Hazlitt's Time Will Run Back; Inscribed by Him
Time Will Run Back: A Novel About the Rediscovery of Capitalism.
Item Number: 81039
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.
Here, Henry Hazlitt sings his libertarian Freedom Song in an absorbing novel in the grand tradition of Aldous Huxley and George Orwell. Set in Moscow in the year 2100, the story centers on 18-year old Peter Ildanov, the successor of the dictator of the futuristic Wonworld who has spent all of his young life in near-isolation in Bermuda. "A brilliant book on the fateful ending of Marxist economics.." - Wall Street Journal.