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The Soul of the World
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The Soul of the World

By [RADICAL & PROLETARIAN LITERATURE] BACHMAN, Estella (aka Estella Bachman Brokaw)

Pasadena: Equitist Publishing House, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. A fictional romance of the Single Tax movement, set in California, written by the wife of one of the movement's primary spokesmen Warren E. Brokaw. The Soul of the World received predictably favorable reviews within the Single Tax press, but appears never to have found its way into the heart of a larger audience. Bachman was deaf from birth and died young from what is described in her obituary as "progressive paralysis." SMITH B-31. Missed by Hanna and not in Baird (California Fiction). Scarce in commerce; about a dozen verifiable copies in U.S. institutions. 12mo (18cm). Publisher's red cloth boards, lettered in white on spine and front cover; 428,(2)pp. Lettering mostly rubbed away on spine; front endpaper neatly removed, else a tight, Very Good copy.

$200.00

Ideas for a Science of Good Government in Addresses, Letters and Articles on a Strictly National Currency, Tariff and Civil Service
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Ideas for a Science of Good Government in Addresses, Letters and Articles on a Strictly National Currency, Tariff and Civil Service

By [ECONOMICS - GREENBACKISM] COOPER, Peter

New York: Trow's Printing & Bookbinding Co, 1883. First Edition. Hardcover. A series of articles on political economy and monetary reform by the prominent inventor and philanthropist, builder of the first American steam locomotive, founder of New York's Cooper Union, and the Greenback Party's 1876 Presidential nominee. An exemplary copy. Complimentary copy, with Cooper's ornately signed presentation slip bound in between first and second fly-leaves. Octavo; publisher's decorated green cloth boards; 400p; portrait frontispiece. Ownership signature of a Wm. B. Goodwin at upper margin of title page. Slight bubbling to cloth on rear board, else a tight, straight, lightly worn copy, Near Fine.

$200.00

[Drop title] The East Bay International Socialists Present: Pentagon Capitalism ... a talk by Charles Leinenweber
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[Drop title] The East Bay International Socialists Present: Pentagon Capitalism ... a talk by Charles Leinenweber

By [SOCIALISTS] EAST BAY INTERNATIONAL SOCIALISTS and Charles Leinenweber

Oakland: East Bay International Socialists, [1972]. First Edition. Flyer advertising a lecture delivered by International Socialist and "specialist in American capitalism" Charles Leinenweber, perhaps inspired by the 1970 book of the same title by Seymour Melman. Flyer illustrated with two simple drawings, of a pentagon with a dollar sign in the middle, and "IS," the "I" a clenched fist. Not separately catalogued in OCLC as of December, 2018. Illustrated handflyer (28x21.5cm.) printed in black on goldenrod stock. Old mail folds, some chipping and tiny closed tears along extremities, the whole rather wrinkled, else About Very Good. Postally used on verso, date based on postmark.

$75.00

The Prospects of Industrial Civilization
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The Prospects of Industrial Civilization

By RUSSELL, Bertrand and Dora

New York: Century Co, [1923]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (19cm.); publisher's terracotta cloth lettered in black; [10],287pp. Spine ends gently bumped, else a Near Fine copy, albeit lacking jacket.

$30.00

Barnum and Bunk
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Barnum and Bunk

By RIEGEL, E.C.

New York: Riegel Corporation of New York, [1928]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (19.5cm.); publisher's pictorial paper-covered boards; 147pp.; facsimiles in text. Boards rubbed, spine a bit browned, else Near Very Good. Ownership inscription to front free endpaper of a Bob Stuart of the Toledo department store LaSalle & Koch Co, previously purchased by Macy & Co. in 1923. "An Exposure of R.H. Macy & Co." (upper cover).

$30.00

Concept of the Corporation
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Concept of the Corporation

By [ECONOMICS] DRUCKER, Peter F.

New York: John Day Company, [1946]. Second Printing. Hardcover. Octavo (21cm.); publisher's cloth in tan dust jacket printed in red and black; ix,[3],297pp. A few chips and closed tears to jacket extremities, none quite touching text, spine very slighty toned, later ownership signature to front free endpaper, else Very Good overall. Important work on the business and managerial structure of General Motors by the Austrian-American political economist and professor of management.

$200.00

Food Aid and Policy for Economic Development: An Annotated Bibliography and Directory [Review Copy with Typed Letter Signed by the Publisher Laid in]
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Food Aid and Policy for Economic Development: An Annotated Bibliography and Directory [Review Copy with Typed Letter Signed by the Publisher Laid in]

By CADET, Melissa Lawson

[Sacramento, CA]: Trans Tech Management Press, [1981]. First Edition. Paperback. Wrapper issue. Quarto (27.5cm.); publisher's yellow photo-illustrated card wrappers; [12],178pp.; text printed from typescript. Light shelf wear, else Near Fine. Review copy with slip and letter addressed to Robert Allen of the "Black Scholar," signed by publisher Max-Henri Cadet, laid in.

$75.00

Cultural Economics
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Cultural Economics

By BRINKMAN, Richard L.

Portland, Oregan [sic]: Hapi Press, [1981]. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (22cm.); publisher's textured paper-covered boards in photo-montaged dust jacket; xxiii,[1],432pp.; illus. in text. Corners a bit bumped, else Very Good or better. Printed in India, which may account for the misspelling of "Oregon" on title page.

$25.00

The Changing Order: A Study of Democracy
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The Changing Order: A Study of Democracy

By TRIGGS, Oscar Lovell

Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1906. Reprint. Hardcover. Octavo (19.5cm.); publisher's teal decorative cloth embossed in dark green; 300pp. Light shelf wear, corners slightly bumped, shallow nudge at bottom edge of rear cover, else Very Good or better. Study of industrial democracy from a socialist's perspective, published as "Series I" (all published?). EGBERT II, p. 342 (citing the 1913 edition).

$40.00

At the Crossroads
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At the Crossroads

By HUTCHISON, Bruce

Winnipeg: Winnipeg Free Press, n.d., ca. 1960s. First Thus. Paperback. Octavo (22.5cm.); staplebound self-wrappers; 46pp. Light toning to wrapper extremities, else Very Good or better. Winnipeg Free Press Pamphlet no. 66. Collection of editorial pieces on economics first published in the "Winnipeg Free Press."

$20.00

Great Basin Kingdom: an Economic History of the Latter-day Saints 1830-1900
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Great Basin Kingdom: an Economic History of the Latter-day Saints 1830-1900

By ARRINGTON, Leonard J.

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. Cloth-backed boards; 534pp; illus; map endpapers. Tight, Near Fine copy in a homemade kraft-paper dustwrapper utilizing front and rear flaps from the original jacket.

$65.00

I Am in Action [Inscribed]
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I Am in Action [Inscribed]

By [ECONOMICS] MAXWELL, Samuel Robert

Chicago: University of Plenocracy Publishers, [1937]. First American Edition. Hardcover. Treatise on so-called "Plenocracy," "The Science of Creating Abundance for All" (rear jacket panel), by the author of "Unseen Forces and How to Use Them" (1933). Ownership markings as wacky as the contents. OCLC locates five copies in the United States as of October, 2018 (Cal. State Northridge, UCSB, LC, Illinois, and Tennessee). Octavo (22cm.); publisher's cloth in orange pictorial dust jacket; [8],507pp.; photographic portrait frontispiece, full-page illus. by George Clayton Field throughout. A few tiny chips to jacket extremities, small stain from previously removed tape at top edge of rear panel, else a Near Fine copy in the uncommon jacket. Contemporary photographic ex-libris to front pastedown of a "John J. King," a.k.a. "Buddha," with gift inscription to front free endpaper: "To Dear Lady Moore / High Priestess of Long [?]. From 'Buddha.'"

$350.00

Monopolio y Precios del Petroleo
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Monopolio y Precios del Petroleo

By MEJIA ALARCON, Pedro Esteban

[Caracas: Imprenta Universitaria de Caracas, 1964]. First Edition. Paperback. Slim octavo (23.5cm.); publisher's cream pictorial card wrappers, yapp edges, French flaps; 86,[10]pp.; graphs and tables. Wrappers a bit worn at extremities, faint foxing and dust-soil, a couple leaves dog-eared, very brief marginalia to early leaves, else Near Very Good. "Edicion Especial del Boletin Bibliografico de la Facultad de Economia de la Universidad Central de Venezuela" - title page.

$40.00

Russian Corporate Capitalism from Peter the Great to Perestroika
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Russian Corporate Capitalism from Peter the Great to Perestroika

By OWEN, Thomas C.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (24cm.); publisher's cloth in grey pictorial dust jacket; xii,259pp. Fine condition.

$25.00

Trust Taxation and the Transfer of Wealth: Highlights of "Trusts and Estate Taxation"
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Trust Taxation and the Transfer of Wealth: Highlights of "Trusts and Estate Taxation"

By JANTSCHER, Gerald R.

Washington DC: Brookings Institution, [1967]. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's blue-grey staplebound wrappers; 9pp. Near Fine condition. Brookings Research Report no. 62.

$20.00

Financing Public Services in a Federal System: Highlights of "Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations in the United States"
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Financing Public Services in a Federal System: Highlights of "Intergovernmental Fiscal Relations in the United States"

By BREAK, George F.

Washington DC: Brookings Institution, [1967]. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's blue-grey staplebound wrappers; 9pp. Near Fine condition. Brookings Research Report no. 58.

$20.00

Capital Budgeting: How It Might Affect Federal Accounts. Highlights of "A Capital Budget Statement for the U.S. Government," A New Study
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Capital Budgeting: How It Might Affect Federal Accounts. Highlights of "A Capital Budget Statement for the U.S. Government," A New Study

By COMIEZ, Maynard S.

[Washington]: Brookings Institute, [1966]. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's teal and white staplebound wrappers; 9pp. Near Fine condition. Brookings Research Report no. 44.

$20.00

Basic Concepts of Public International Law: Monism & Dualism
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Basic Concepts of Public International Law: Monism & Dualism

By NOVAKOVI , Marko (ed)

Belgrade: Institute of International Politics and Economics, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. Large octavo. Cloth boards; 1046pp. Mild external wear, else a tight, unmarked, Near Fine copy.

$125.00

Pros and Cons of the Property Tax: Highlights of "Economics of the Property Tax," A New Study
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Pros and Cons of the Property Tax: Highlights of "Economics of the Property Tax," A New Study

By NETZER, Dick

[Washington]: Brookings Institution, [1966]. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's teal and white staplebound wrappers; 9pp.; graphs in text. Tiny crease at bottom fore-edge corner, else Near Fine. Brookings Research Report no. 43.

$20.00

The Impact of European Integration on the United States: Highlights of "European Economic Integration and the United States"
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The Impact of European Integration on the United States: Highlights of "European Economic Integration and the United States"

By KRAUSE, Lawrence B.

Washington DC: Brookings Institution, 1968. First Edition. Paperback. Octavo (23cm.); publisher's blue-grey staplebound wrappers; 8pp. Light wear from handling, else Very Good and sound. Brookings Research Report no. 78.

$20.00

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