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Monetary Reconstruction

by Strover, Carl [Bernhard, Wittekind]

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1922
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Chicago: Carl Strover, 1922. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. "The so-called civilized world is once more in the throes of monetary convulsions - convulsions more violent and widespread than any others recorded in history. Even in the United States, financial stress prevails. The author is convinced that his monetary system presented… Read more
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Dying of Money - Lessons of the Great German and American Inflations

by Parsson, Jens O. [Marcks, Ronald H.]

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1974
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First Edition
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9780914688013
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Boston: Wellspring Press. Good. 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. 0914688014 . "Transforms the dry economic subject of inflation into a white-knuckles kind of blood-chiller... Concludes by charting out all the possible prognoses for the American inflation, none easy but some much less catastrophic than others. Not for the timid. Spares no tender sensibilities. The… Read more
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Principles of Economics - First, General Part

by Menger, Carl; Knight, Frank H.[Introduction]; Dingwall, James; Hoselitz, Bert F.[Editors/Translators]

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1950
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First English Edition
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Glencoe, Illinois: The Free Press/Macmillan, 1950. Book. Good. Hardcover. First English Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Ranks with Smith's Wealth of Nations, Ricardo's Principles, Marx's Capital, Marshall's Principles, and Keynes' General Theory, as one of the six most important books ever written in its influence upon the development of modern economic theory. Menger's influence was not,… Read more
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The Mystery of Banking

by Rothbard, Murray N.

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Published
1983
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First Edition
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9780943940045
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New York: Richardson & Snyder, 1983. Book. Illus. by Leitch. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "Expands upon the hard money analysis of Rothbard's 'What Has The Government Done To Our Money?', and combines it with the T-account analysis of banking found in conventional money and banking texts. 'This', says Rothbard, 'has never been… Read more
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The Nature of Capital and Income

by Fisher, Irving

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Published
1930
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New York: The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1930. Book. Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp.[vi] vii-xxi, [3], 3-427. Index. 1930 Reprint of the 1906 first edition. "An attempt to put on a rational foundation the concepts and fundamental theorems of capital and income. It therefore forms a sort of philosophy… Read more
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Gold & The Dollar In Your Pocket

by Elliott, George G.

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1963
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Toronto: Arcade Press Limited, 1963. Book. Fair. Pamphlet. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This concise pamphlet covers a history of gold, reasons for the gold crisis of the day, the Western World's monetary system, the Gold Standard, the coming readjustment in gold, how gold defends against communism, and Canada's gold - world salvation. 36 pages.… Read more
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Heredity and Social Progress

by Patten, Simon N.

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Published
1903
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1903. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. "Prof. Patten's little book, which he modestly calls an essay, abounds in bold speculation and startling conclusions. Were it conveyed in some other form than that peculiar language of evolution, so clear and satisfactory to the evolutionary student, but so repellent… Read more
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Stable Money - A History of the Movement

by Fisher, Irving [Signed]; Cohrssen, Hans R.L.

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1934
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New York: Adelphi Company Publishers, 1934. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stable Money Association gift bookplate inside front board is signed by Irving Fisher, James Rand, Jr., and Frederic A. Delano. Delano [1863-1953] was uncle to FDR, President of the Stable Money Association and was appointed to serve on… Read more
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The Theory of Prosperity

by Patten, Simon N[elson]

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1902
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London: The Macmillan Company, 1902. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. ix, [1], 237, [1], [2] ads. Patten [1852-1922] was a long-serving professor and Chair of the Wharton Business School. "That many people regard life as a burden cannot be doubted, but this state of mind is due to a misuse… Read more
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The Critics of Keynesian Economics

by Hazlitt, Henry [Editor]

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1960
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Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1960. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. viii, 427. "In the course of writing my book, The Failure of the 'New Economics', I naturally read a good deal not only of the works of Keynes and the Keynesians but of the writers who had… Read more
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Planned Chaos

by Von Mises, Ludwig [Signed]; Read, Leonard E. [Foreword]

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Published
1947
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Irvington-on-Hudson, New York: The Foundation for Economic Education, Inc., 1947. Book. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper to General R.E. Wood [1879-1969], under whose leadership Sears Roebuck was transformed from a mail-order to a retail sales behemoth. pp. [6], 7-90. "Communist… Read more
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The Money Illusion

by Fisher, Irving

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1928
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New York: Adelphi Company Publishers, 1928. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. pp. xv, [i] 245. Index. First printing. "Aims to show how unstable in buying power are all monetary units, including the dollar; what hidden causes produce that instability; what harm results, although ascribed to other causes; and what… Read more
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Planned Chaos

by Von Mises, Ludwig; Read, Leonard E. [Foreword]

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1947
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Irvington-on-Hudson, New York: The Foundation for Economic Education, Inc., 1947. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 90 pages. "Communist plotters, in the United States as elsewhere, are preparing for the conquest of political power. The discerning student, however, should consider how interventionism, under various enticing labels, is setting the stage for the… Read more
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What You Should Know About Inflation

by Hazlitt, Henry

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1966
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Second Edition
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Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company Inc., 1966. Book. Good. Hardcover. Second Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. vi, 152. Index of Names. Reprint of the Second Edition which was first printed in 1965. Includes statistical comparisons and tables updated from the 1960 first edition. "Over the years in which I have… Read more
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Wealth, Virtual Wealth and Debt - The Solution of the Economic Paradox

by Soddy, Frederick

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1926
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First American Edition
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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1926. Book. Fair. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [9], 10-320 pages. Name Index. Subject index. Dedicated to Arthur Kitson, "the British pioneer of the new economics, to whose writings the author owes his initial interest in the fascinating problems of wealth and currency." - dedication… Read more
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Capital and Interest, A Critical History of Economical Theory

by Böhm-Bawerk, Eugen V.; Smart, William [Translator]

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Published
1890
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First Edition Thus
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London: Macmillan & Co., 1890. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Prior owner's name, "Edw. D. Jones" written atop title page - possibly the founder of Edward Jones Investments, founded in St. Louis in 1922. Prior owner's small initials (E.D.J.) and date inked atop first blank leaf. pp. [v], vi-xlv,… Read more
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America's Great Depression

by Rothbard, Murray N.

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1963
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Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., 1963. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. x, 361 pages. Index. Footnotes. "An analysis of the causes of the great American depression which began in 1929." - dust jacket. Murray Rothbard [1926-1995] was a prominent American economist, libertarian and adherent of… Read more
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The Great Crash, 1929

by John Kenneth Galbraith [Signed]

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1988
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Reprint
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9780395478059
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1988. Book. Good. Paperback. Signed by Author(s). Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed, without inscription, by John Kenneth Galbraith [1908-2006] upon first blank leaf. xx, [5], 2-206 pages. Index. Includes a new introduction which comments on the crash of 1987. First published in 1955, this work is a "skilled… Read more
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Business Cycles: A Theoretical, Historical, and Statistical Analysis of the Capitalist Process

by Schumpeter, Joseph A.

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1939
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New York: McGraw Hill Book Company, Inc., 1939. Book. Good. Hardcover. Reprint. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xvi, 448, x, 449-1095 pages. Index. Graphs. Issued without dust jackets. VIII upon copyright page presumably indicates this set to be from the eighth printing. Former library copy with most associated markings removed. Bindings intact.… Read more
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The Theory of Money and Credit

by Mises, Ludwig Von; Robbins, Lionel [Introduction]; Batson, H.E. [Translator]

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Published
1963
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USA: Yale University Press, 1963. Book. Good. Hardcover. Enlarged Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 493 pages. Index. Appendices. Footnotes. 1963 Reprint of the English language translation (1934) of the second (German) edition, first printed in 1953. Enlarged with an essay on monetary reconstruction which is essentially a plea for a return to the… Read more
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