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The Pit by  Frank Norris - First Printing Thus - 1903 - from Mary Riversong Books (SKU: 724NorrisPit)

The Pit

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The Pit

by Norris, Frank

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good-/No DJ Included
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Norris, Frank. The Pit, Doubleday, Page & Co., Inc. Stated First Printing Thus. Published February,1903. Used. Very Good-/ No Dust Jacket included. 421 pages. Red boards with gilt titling and wheat motif ornamentation. All gilting is still in nice shape. pages. HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT. STOCK MARKET. An attractive used copy.

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Norris, Frank. The Pit, Doubleday, Page & Co., Inc. Stated First Printing Thus. Published February,1903. Red boards with gilt titling and wheat motif ornamentation. All gilting is still in nice shape. Used. Very Good-/ No Dust Jacket included. 421 pages. HISTORY OF ECONOMIC THOUGHT. STOCK MARKET. An attractive used copy.

Synopsis

This classic literary critique of turn-of-the-century capitalism in the United States reveals Norris's powerful story of an obsessed trader intent on cornering the wheat market and the consequences of his unchecked greed.

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
724NorrisPit
Title
The Pit
Author
Norris, Frank
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good-
Jacket condition
No DJ Included
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Printing Thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday, Page & Co.
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1903
Pages
421
Size
5 1/2 X8
Keywords
Stock Market, United States 20th Century, Industry, Industrial, Trading, Stock, Shares, Ticker-tape, tape
Bookseller catalogs
For Sale; Biography; Literature; Science & Technology; Americana; Transportation; Trains; Social Sciences; Government; American History; History of Economic Thought; Science & Industry;
Size
5 1/2 X8

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