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Papers on Gold and the Price Level by  Sir Josiah Stamp - Hardcover - Reprint - 1932 - from Dave Shoots, Bookseller and

Papers on Gold and the Price Level

by Stamp, Sir Josiah

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket

London: P.S. King & Son, Ltd., 1932 Original dark blue cloth on boards. Library bookplate and discard stamps. No writing or tears. Public opinion and the price level, Movement for stable money, A stable price level, National and international burdens of price instability, Remedies, Gold - the arbiter of destiny, Agriculture and the price level, Trade depression, Taxation, Risk-taking, Price level, Views upon the effects of changing gold price levels - To the end of 1918, and from the end of the War to 1929. Much food for thought for speculators from this Depression-era viewpoint. The author was President of the Bank of England and the second-richest man in Britain. "Banking was conceived in iniquity and born in sin " is quoted from him. 127 ads.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

  • Bookseller: Dave Shoots, Bookseller CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005784
  • Title: Papers on Gold and the Price Level
  • Author: Stamp, Sir Josiah
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good Plus to Very Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: P.S. King & Son, Ltd.
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1932
  • Keywords: NOISBN Business. Investment. Currency. Speculation.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Business; Economics;
  • Subjects: BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General; BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economics / General;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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