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The General Theory of Employment Interest and Money

by Keynes, John Maynard

Condition: Fair/No Jacket


London: MacMillan & Co, 1939. Reprint. Spine sunned, foxed and chipped with small splits to head, board corners lightly bumped, front hinge cracked exposing netting, front and central gutters a little strained, shaken, owner details to front pastedown, occasional pencil notes or underlining, otherwise contents clean and bright.. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo.

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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