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it's a Sin ..

by HIGE, Edward

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nd. 1940s
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Fort Erie, ON: The Review Company, nd. 1940s. Booklet. Very good. 23 p. 17 cm. Line drawings. Stapled paper covers. Light wear. Men in a train argue about socialism, wealth creation, profit, industry, and free enterprise.
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A Revenue Tariff Within The Empire: Canadian Chapters on Mr. Chamberlain's Policy

by MCGOUN, Arch.

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Published
1904
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Montreal: John Lovell & Son, 1904. Softcover. Very good. 76, [2] p. 25 cm. 9 tables. Grey paper covers. Ink stamp on front. A little thumbing inside.
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The Rise and Fall of an African Utopia: A Wealthy Theocracy in Comparative Perspective

by BARRETT, Stanley R.

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Published
1977
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Near fine
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9780889200548
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Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1977. Hardcover. Near fine. Development Perspectives 1. xiii, 251 p. 24 cm. Small section of b&w photos. Tables and charts. 2 maps. Pink cloth. Lettering is starting to wear off spine.
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The Illumination of Joseph Keeler, Esq. or On, To The Land (A Story of High Prices)

by BRYCE, Peter H.

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Published
1915
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Boston: The American Journal of Public Health, 1915. Softcover. Good. viii, 97 p. 25 cm. One map of Presqu`Ìsle Harbour. Brown card covers. Ink stamp on front. Chips to spine ends and light wear elsewhere. Foreword by W. T. Sedgwick of M.I.T.
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Every Canadian will be ready! (Canada Savings Bonds flyer)

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nd
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nd. Fine. Advertises the new Sixth Series bonds. 23 cm flyer unfolds to 46 cm. Illustrations in black, white, and green.
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The Commercialisation of English Society 1000-1500

by BRITNELL, R. H.

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1993
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Cambridge University Press, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. xiv, 273 p. 24 cm. 3 figures and 5 tables. Red cloth in dustjacket.
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Textiles, Towns and Trade: Essays in the economic history of late-medieval England and the Low Countries

by MUNRO, John H.

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Published
1994
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Very good
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9780860784043
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Aldershot, Hampshire: Variorum, 1994. Hardcover. Very good. xvi, 326 p. 23 cm. Numerous tables. Blue cloth with gold print. Stain on lower front cover. Also stain on lower edge of text block.
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Patterns of European Industralization: The Nineteenth Century

by SYLLA, Richard; TONIOLO, Gianni (eds.)

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Published
1991
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Fine
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9780415062145
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London: Routledge, 1991. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. xii, 276 p. 8 figures & 25 tables. Black cloth in dustjacket. Tear in rear flap of jacket. Small signature at top of front free endpaper. Includes studies of Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Austria-Hungary, and Russia. Index.
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The Gifts of Athena: Historical Origins of the Knowledge Economy

by MOKYR, Joel

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Published
2002
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9780691094830
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2002. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. xiii, 359 p. 24 cm. Blue cloth in dustjacket. Corners a bit bumped
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The Rural Economy of England

by THIRSK, Joan

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Published
1984
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Fine
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9780907628293
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London: The Hambledon Press, 1984. Softcover. Fine. xiv, 420 p. 22 cm. Paperback.
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Merchants and Shopkeepers: A Historical Anthropology of an Irish Market Town 1200-1991

by GULLIVER, P. H. & SILVERMAN, Marilyn

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Published
1995
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9780802075970
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1995. Softcover. Very good. ix, 440 p. 23 cm. B&w tables, figures and maps. Paperback. Spine a bit faded. Light wear.
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Toronto, 1939. Softcover. Very good. 43 p. 25 cm. Numerous charts. Stapled red paper covers. Label on front cover with ink stamp and pencil notation. Tucked inside is "Cost-of-Living Quiz: Some Common Questions on the Cost-of-Living Index Answered by the Dominion Bureau of Statistics," ca. 1944.
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World Cooperation and Postwar Prosperity

by ALLEN, James S.

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Published
1945
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New York: New Century Publishers, 1945. Booklet. Near fine. 63 p. 19 cm. Staplebound booklet. Topics include: prospects for world cooperation, employment and world trade, Bretton Woods, NH conference, free trade vs. cartels, foreign investments, industralization, fighting fascism. More series pahmphlets listed on rear, written by Allen, Stalin, Mao Tse-tung, and others.
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The Cartel System

by ALLEN, James S.

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Published
1946
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New York: International Publishers, 1946. Booklet. Very good. 32 p. 20 cm. Staplebound booklet. Light soiling. "What is a cartel? How is it related to the trust and other forms of capitalist monopoly? What is its role in world trade? Is the cartel an instrument of industrial peace of of economic warfare?"
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The Colorado Industrial Plan

by ROCKEFELLER, John D., Jr.

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Published
1916
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1916. Card covers. Good. 94 p. 17 cm. Brown card covers. Pencil marks on front. Tear in bottom front hinge, chips to spine ends. Large hole in rear page not affecting diagram. Smaller holes in second last page, a few of which affect type. "Including a copy of the plan of representation and agreement adopted at the… Read more
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German Workers in the Soviet Union: German Foundry Workers Tell Their Own Story

by TIVEL, A., et al

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Published
1932
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Very good +
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Moscow: Co-Operative Publishing Society of Foreign Workers in the USSR, 1932. Booklet. Very good +. 40 p. 19 cm. 4 b&w illustrations. Staplebound paper covers. Discussion of taking part in political life, life at the plant, on the job with Russian Comrades, being elected to the Soviet, bringing wives to the USSR, etc.
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The Communist Party and the Trade Unions

by Communist Party

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Published
1961
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Fair
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London: Communist Party, 1961. Fair. 4 p. leaflet. 22 cm. Creases. Red signature at top front. "Statement adopted by the Executive Committee of the Communist Party, July 8th, 1961."
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Must We Have Depression? How To Keep Your Job

by BURTON, Bernard

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Published
1955
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New York: New Century Publishers, 1955. Booklet. Near fine. 15 p. 19 cm. Staplebound booklet. Topics include big business, anti-depression methods, etc. Rear cover lists other New Century pamphlets.
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Households: On the Moral Architecture of the Economy

by BOOTH, William James

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Published
1993
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Fine
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9780801427916
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Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. xii, [2], 305 p. 25 cm. Burgundy cloth in dustjacket.
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The Birth of A Movement: Reminiscences of a Co-operator

by KEEN, George

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nd. ca. 1950
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Fine
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Distributed free of charge through the courtesy of J. J. Harpell, nd. ca. 1950. Softcover. Fine. 62 p. 20 cm. B&w photo of the author. Staplebound.
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