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Souvenir of the New York Stock Exchange by (STOCK MARKET) - Hardcover - 1893 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

Souvenir of the New York Stock Exchange

by (STOCK MARKET)

Condition: Full brown morocco over bevelled boards in period style, silk doublures, a.e.g. Professional conservation to a few paper flaws,


New York: J.B. Gibson Company, 1893. Title page printed in red and black. Illustrated with photographs. Unpaginated, [99] pp. 1 vols. 4to. Full brown morocco over bevelled boards in period style, silk doublures, a.e.g. Professional conservation to a few paper flaws, mostly in margins (dampstaining to first 12 and last 18 leaves; one leaf with old tear costing a small portion of text); half title and frontispiece inlaid. Fine. Title page printed in red and black. Illustrated with photographs. Unpaginated, [99] pp. 1 vols. 4to. UNRECORDED CENTENNIAL HISTORY: 'A Bulwark against Panic'. Centennial publication comprising a list of officers and committee members, a 9-page list of members, an anonymous 30-page illustrated "History of the New York Stock Exchange" from its origins in 1792 (with list of past presidents), with the balance of the volume being illustrated advertisements. These include brokerage firms such as Drexel, Morgan, Spencer Trask, and August Belmont, as well as banks (Manhattan Company, Chemical National Bank, Bank of America) and other companies (such as Manning's Yacht Agency). The anonymous author of the "History of the New York Stock Exchange" observes, "The New York Stock Exchange is indeed one of the greatest bulwarks against panics that the business community could have." Not in OCLC or in any of the customary catalogues and references


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 244131
  • Title: Souvenir of the New York Stock Exchange
  • Author: (STOCK MARKET)
  • Format/binding: Title page printed in red and black. Illustrated with photographs. Unpaginated, [99] pp. 1 vols. 4to
  • Book condition: Used - Full brown morocco over bevelled boards in period style, silk doublures, a.e.g. Professional conservation to a few paper flaws,
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: J.B. Gibson Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1893
  • Keywords: Stock Market | New York City | Gift Ideas
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana; Social Thought;
  • Subjects: SOCIAL SCIENCE / General;


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