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THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY by  John Maynard: KEYNES - First edition, first printing - from Lucius Books and Biblio.com

THE GENERAL THEORY OF EMPLOYMENT INTEREST AND MONEY

by KEYNES, John Maynard:

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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited. 1936. First edition, first printing. First edition, first printing. Original blue /green cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the binding bright and firm, the contents with a hint of spotting to the prelims and text block edge otherwise clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions. Small bookseller's ink stamp to the bottom right corner of the rear pastedown (hidden by the dustwrapper flap). Complete with the very good dustwrapper which is lightly nicked at the spine tips with a few short closed tears to the fold corners and some rubbing, pitting and toning to the spine and panel edges. Not price-clipped (5/- net to the front flap). One of the most important and influential texts of the 20th century, a foundational work of modern macroeconomics. [Printing and the Mind of Man 423]. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers.

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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