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THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY. by KEYNES. JOHN MAYNARD - First Edition - 1936 - from Paul Foster Books and Biblio.com

THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY.

by KEYNES. JOHN MAYNARD

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Macmillan and Co. Limited. London. 1936. FIRST EDITION. 8vo. (8.7 x 5.7 inches). Publishers dark blue cloth with four blind ruled lines on each board. Spine ruled and lettered in gilt. Aside from previous owners names to the front blank endpapers, a two line note to the first page of text and some occasional light ink annotation and line marking to the margins of just a handful of pages this is a very good copy of the book. Original first issue, price clipped dustwrapper with the correct adverts to the rear panel. Loss to the top and bottom of spine and a few chips to the edges. Some creasing and rubbing to the edges. Overall a very good book in a good dustwrapper.


The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money was written by the English economist John Maynard Keynes. The book, generally considered to be his magnum opus, is largely credited with creating the terminology and shape of modern macroeconomics.




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