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The General Theory of Employment Interest and Money by  John Maynard Keynes - 1st Edition  - 1936 - from Lexikon Books & Maps and Biblio.com

The General Theory of Employment Interest and Money

by Keynes, John Maynard

Condition: Fine/No Jacket


London: Macmillan, 1936. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. First edition, first printing of Keynes's most influential book. Single word "Copyright" on copyright page, erratum at the end of p. 403. Sunning to spine. Minor spots to upper board, more significant spots to lower board. No writing, bookplates, library treatments, underlining, or signatures. Slight browning in gutter of first few pages, otherwise text block is fine +++, essentially new. Rarely seen in this condition.


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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