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Birth of a Salesman: the transformation of selling in America
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Birth of a Salesman: the transformation of selling in America

By Walter A. Friedman

Boston, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 356 pages, black and gray boards. A very good, generally clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear but color fading to the cover margins, likely from sunlight and one corner bumped; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, lightly worn and slightly sopiled dust jacket with the original price present.

$8.50

The Underclass Debate: Views from History
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The Underclass Debate: Views from History

By Michael B. Katz (editor); Jacqueline Jones, Joe William Trotter J., Thomas J. Sugrue, David W. Bartelt, SSusanne Model Et al

Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1993. Fourth printing. Paperback--trade. Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, viii + 50p7 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with minor shelf wear, light soiling to the fore-edges, binding tight, paper cream white.

$7.50

The Next 200 Years: a scenario for America and the world

By Herman Kahn; William Brown and Leon Martel; Hudson Institute staff

New York, New York: William Morrow, 1976. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 241 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear and exterior rubbing, binding tight, paper cream white, with a touch of foxing to the top fore-edge.

$7.50

The Social Law of Labor

By William B. Weeden

Boston, Massachusetts: Roberts Brothers, 1882. Second edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. An ex- library volume with markings to the spine and endpapers. Duodecimo, 7 3/4 " tall, decorative cloth, 315 pages. A good, clean, neat hardcover with moderate shelf wear over all bur foxing to the exterior cloth which has mottle the maroon cloth; hinges and internal binding solid, paper clean, lightly yellowed with foxing to the fore-edges.

$9.50

Europe after Maastricht: American and European Perspectives [signed by the editor]

By Paul Michael Lutzeler (editor); Theo Sommer, Murray Weidenbaum, Caroline Jackson, James T. Little, Alberta Sbragia, Hartmut Kaelble, Peter G. Rogge, Elke Thiel, Et al

New York, New York: Continuum--Berghahn, 1994. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Signed by the editor and inscribed to a previous owner. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, viii + 312 pages, black cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; slight blush of foxing to top fore-edge; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine dust jacket .

$9.50

The Folklore of Capitalism.

By Thurman W. Arnold,

New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 1938. Fourth printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. This was Daniel Bell's copy with his signature on the front free endpaper but also his annotations penciled to the early chapters. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, vii + 400 pages, maroon cloth. A very good minus copy over all, cover lightly hand-soiled, spine cloth faded, binding solid, paper moderately soiled.

$19.00

This Fascinating Oil Business

By Max W. Ball

Indianapolis, Indiana: Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Good. Octavo, 8 2/3" tall, 420 pages, map endpapers, gilt titles on maroon cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear and light rubbing to the corners; hinges and binding tight. paper just lightly yellowed. In a good edge worn dust jacket, with chipping at the back strip edges top and bottom, original price present.

$7.50

Macroeconomics [macro economics] Eighth Edition / Study Guide to accompany Macroeconomics Eighth Edition (two original volumes sold together)
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Macroeconomics [macro economics] Eighth Edition / Study Guide to accompany Macroeconomics Eighth Edition (two original volumes sold together)

By Michael Parkin / Mark Rush

New York, New York: Pearson - Addison Wesley , 2008. Eighth edition. Original Wraps. Very Good and Very Good. 2 individual vols. 1: Quarto, 9 3/4" tall, xxxvii + 426 + ix pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper clean, white. / 2: Quarto, 9 3/4" tall, ix + 273 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, with a slight bottom fore-edge dampstain (at margin edge only)

$16.50

The Age of Keynes [John Maynard ]: life, times, thought and triumph of the greatest economist of our age

By Robert Lekachman

New York, New York: Random House , 1966. Second printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 342 pages, gilt titles on black cloth. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition, second printing, with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, edgeworn dust jacket.

$7.50

The Elements of Political Economy

By J. Laurence Laughlin

Cincinnati, Ohio: American Book Company, 1896. Early Printing. Hardcover--cloth. Good +. Originally published by Appleton in 1887. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 363 pages, gilt spine titles on decorative green cloth. A good plus, hardcover overall with general exterior shelf wear and and rubbing, spine cloth starting to fray top and bottom edges, fore-corner tips rubbed through; interior very good, hinges and binding sturdy, paper light to moderately yellowed with the addition of a high school student's decorative pencil embellishment on the front endpaper

$7.50

Occupational Subcultures in the Workplace [Cornell Studies in Industrial and Labor Relations, Number 26]
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Occupational Subcultures in the Workplace [Cornell Studies in Industrial and Labor Relations, Number 26]

By Harrison M. Trice

Ithaca, New York: ILR Press, 1993. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Octavo, 9" tall, xvi + 286 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper cream white; with light foxing at the fore-edges, and two pages of the introduction marked with one long notation and some underlining.

$12.50

A Primer of Money

By Donald B. Woodward and Marc A. Rose

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill /. Whittlesey House, 1932. Fourth printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 7 2/3" tall, 261 pages, gilt titles on green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition over all with moderate shelf wear, some small stains on the back panel; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, and slight soiling to the fore-edges. Without dustjacket.

$7.50

Government and Economic Life; Development and Current Issues of American Public Policy: Volume I

By [Brookings Institution]; Leverett S. Lyon, Myron W. Watkins, Victor Abramson

Washington D.C.: The Brookings Institution, 1940. Third printing. Hardcover--cloth. Good +. Signed by author Leverett S. Lyon and inscribed to a previous owner. Originally published in 1939. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xvi + 519 pages, blue cloth. A good +, clean, hardcover edition with moderate shelf wear, fraying strated to the top edge of spine cloth, and cover fore-edges; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket

$9.50

The House of Adam Smith

By Eli Ginzberg

New York, New York: Columbia University , 1934. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, ix + 269 pages, paper spine label on red cloth. A very good minus, clean, sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed BUT with pencil underlinging to approx. 12 pages. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

The Theory of Economic Change

By B. S. Keirstead

Toronto, Canada: Macmillan Company, 1948. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xi + 386 pages, gilt titles on maroon cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear and slight exterior color fading; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with previous owner's name on front endpaper. Without dustjacket.

$12.50

Economic and Industrial Delusions: a discussion of the case for protection

By Arthur B. and Henry Farquhar

New York, New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1891. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8" tall, xiii + 424 pages + 3 fold-out charts + 4 ads, gilt titles on tan cloth; b&w and color illustrations. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear, rubbing to the corners, slight foxing to the upper back cover cloth; hinges and binding tight, faint dampstain at upper fore-edge but does not affect interior, paper lightly yellowed with light scattered foxing primarily at fore-edges and endpapers; previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper.

$30.00

INTELLIGENT WOMAN'S GUIDE TO SOCIALISM AND CAPITALISM.

By George Bernard Shaw

New York, New York: Brentano's, 1929. Early Reprint. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Listen up, ladies, and let Uncle Bernie tell you what to think. He is the smartest man in the world, you must admit. He would never let his personal sympathies sway the objectivity of his advice. Especially directed to American women who are in the greater need of his superior wisdom. Given the overall condition, this is a good reading copy only. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xxxvi + 494 pages, gray cloth. A good sturdy hard cover with rubbing at the corners, moderate exterior soiling to the light gray cloth, back strip cloth over spine darkened; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with light foxing to the fore-edges.

$7.50

WHY MEN WORK ( series 'Toward Understanding in Industry.)

By Alexander R. Heron

Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 1948. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/8" tall, ix + 197 pages, red cloth. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover over all with minor shelf wear and rubbing to spine ends; otherwise clean and sound, hinges sold, paper lightly yellowed. Dust jacket has minor chipping at spine ends ad corners, slight scuffing along edges.

$9.50

The History of Lloyd's and of Marine Insurance in Great Britain. With an appendix containing relating to marine insurance

By Frederick Martin

London, England: Macmillan Company, 1876. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Good +. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xx + 416 pages, gilt titles on blue cloth. A good plus, hard cover, first edition with general shelf wear overall, fraying and chipping to the cloth at the top and bottom of the back strip and fore-corner tips through to boards; spine slightly canted, cover cloth lightly soiled, spine cloth darkened; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed.

$65.00

Integrity/ Concerto; Vol. 4, number 11, November 1971; Vol. 4., No. 12, December 1971; Vol. 5. , No. 1., January 1972 ; [plus] Concerto, September 1972 (four issues total sold together)

By Robert Charles van Orden (editor); Robert Baker, George H. Pearson, Don Feder, Wendy McElroy, Brian Eenigenburg, et al

Garfield, N.J.: Robert Charles van Orden , 1971 to 1972. First edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. 4 individual issues, 3 of 'Integrity' and 1 of Concerto with previous owner's subscription label. Quarto, 11" tall, approx 28 pages per issue, wire side stich, printed self wraps. A very good, generally clean, clean, neat soft cover periodical with little shelf wear; binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, with slight exterior soiling. "An amateur literary magazine with strong affections for Ayn Rand and Objectivism"

$19.00

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