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Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal by  Ayn Rand - Signed Limited Edition - 1966 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140938800)

Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal

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Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal

by Rand, Ayn

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New York: New American Library, 1966. Signed Limited Edition. Fine. Signed limited first edition. Copy number 670 of a limited 700 signed by Ayn Rand. Fine, lacking publisher's slipcase. A beautiful copy, signed by the author.

Synopsis

The foundations of capitalism are being battered by a flood of altruism, which is the cause of the modern world's collapse. This is the view of Ayn Rand, a view so radically opposed to prevailing attitudes that it constitutes a major philosophic revolution. In this series of essays, she presents her stand on the persecution of big business, the causes of war, the default of conservatism, and the evils of altruism. Here is a challenging new look at modern society by one of the most provocative intellectuals on the American scene.This edition includes two articles by Ayn Rand which did not appear in the hardcover edition: The Wreckage of the Consensus," which presents the Objectivists views on Vietnam and the draft; and Requiem for Man," an answer to the Papal encyclical Progresso Populorum.

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Burnside Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
140938800
Title
Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal
Author
Rand, Ayn
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
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Edition
Signed Limited Edition
Publisher
New American Library
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1966

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About Burnside Rare Books, ABAA

Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.

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