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If you are looking to bone up on your financial acumen, we recommend looking through the rare business books available in the Biblio Rare Book Room. From first edition books on the art of investing to books on the rise of Dairy Queen, there is large range of diversity of business books, and any of these of books would make a great gift to a friend or family member graduating from business school.



The Random Character of Stock Market Prices by Cootner, Paul H

Cambridge, Massachusetts: M.I.T. Press, 1964. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Hardcover with dust jacket. 510 pages. Clean unmarked cloth hardcover book has small light bump on the fore-edge of the front panel. Dust jacket has some edge we…

From Iron Engine

$220.00


Legal Foundations of Capitalism by John R. Commons

Extremely rare hardback copyright 1924 in good-plus condition; stated first edition, January 1924; well preserved withdrawal from university library with usual stamps and stickers; text block and burgundy boards tight and square; front board shows fading …

From My November Guest Books

$4,850.00


London and provincial new commercial directory, for 1823-4 by Pigot & Co

J. Pigot & Co. London. [1823]. Royal 8vo. 525pp. Folding engraved map of London. 9pp fine adverts at back, some folding. Later quarter calf, leather label, gilt lettering and rules, marbled boards. Small repair to chip at base of title page (see photo). B…

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£300.00


Business Adventures by John Brooks

First edition, third printing February 1969…

From AMS Books

$700.00


The Meaning of Rationalisation by Urwick, L

London: NIsbet & Co., Ltd., 1929. Very Good, no dustjacket, cloth rubbed and with small remnants of a paper label. Contents clean, tight and unmarked. Book plate front pastedown, that of John F. Mee, who was the former chairman of the Dept. of Manage…

From Dale Steffey Books

$150.00


Babbitt (1922 Harcourt, Brace 1st Ed.,2nd Issue Thus W/Dj) by Lewis, Sinclair

RARE IN THIS ORIGINAL MAROON DUST JACKET . BABBITT. BY SINCLAIR LEWIS. Harcourt, Brace And Company, 383 Madison Avenue, New York, 1922. 1ST EDITION, 1ST PRINTING, SECOND ISSUE?. LINES 4 AND 5 CORRECTED ON PAGE 49. MAROON BOARDS 401 PAGES. VERY GOOD COND…

From Mary Riversong Books

$895.00


Social Engineering by Tolman, William H.; Ph.D

New York: McGraw Publishing Company, 1909. . 384 pages [viii] including an index of 18 pages. Frontispiece of Andrew Carnegie, who wrote the Introduction. Sub-titled " A Record of Things Done By American Industrialists Employing Upwards of One and On…

From Benjamin Hish , Bookseller

$135.00


Plastics Products Design Handbook: Part A Materials and Components by Miller, Edward (editor)

New York: Marcel Dekker Inc., 1981. 597 bright, white pages. Bumped and worn lower corners. Heavy volume, extra shipping may apply to any service other than US Media Mail. This volume covers "both material properties and the design of components …

From Charity Bookstall

$110.00


Salesman's Kit from The Moore & White Co. of Philadelphia (Ballmer's Patented Bleaching Process; Hoffman Patented Couch Roll for Cylinder Paper Machines; Friction Clutches for High Speeds; Standard Friction Clutches; Finishing Room Machinery; Centrifugal Pumps; Standard Four-Drum Winder and Slitter) by The Moore & White Co

Philadelphia: The Moore & White Co., 1924. Softcover. Good. Leather 3-Ring Binder; Approx. 300pp; Leather 3-ring binder with gilt lettering to front, binder edgeworn & professionally repaired with original leather applied to new spine cloth, alp…

From Book Happy Booksellers

$100.00


Τα Καπνα μας / Our Tobacco by Μαντζάρη Αχ. Ι. / Mantzari Ah. I

A new book with uncut pages, authors signed dedication to K. Moskoff. GREEK…

From BOOKSTALLblog

€120.00


Men and Rubber The Story of Business by Firestone, Harvey S

Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1926. Stated First Edition. First Printing. Leather. Publisher's full dark green leather, gilt lettering on spine, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. Inscribed to Mrs. Frank M. Smit…

From Round Table Books, LLC

$800.00


Ο Καπνος + Ο Καπνος / Tobacco + Tobacco by Παπαηλίου, Ηλία Β. / Papailiou, Elias B. + Ανάση, Εμμανουηλ Σ. / Anasi, Emmanuel S

A very good hardcover -2 books in 1 binding- (see image _2 & _3 for title page) by the former owner with fault on cover as in image & tanning of paper.The 1st book contains Tribute to the Greek King (image _4). GREEK…

From BOOKSTALLblog

€190.00


HEYWOOD BROTHERS AND WAKEFIELD COMPANY: MAKERS OF CANE AND WOOD SEAT CHAIRS, REED AND RATTAN FURNITURE by Heywood Brothers and Wakefield Company

Wakefield, MA: Heywood Bros. & Wakefield Co.. Good+. Ca: 1905. First Edition Thus. Softcover. Intact dark tan soft covers are lightly soiled with edge wear & a small chip on top front corner. Catalog #8: chair cane and childrens go-carts and car…

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$275.00


The Great American Swindle Incorporated by A. Newton Plummer

This is a book about the "unethical practices of Wall Street" - "THE GREAT AMERICAN SWINDLE INCORPORATED" by A. Newton Plummer. 1932 Limited 1st edition of only 2,000 copies printed (this copy is unnumbered). The book features illustrations by the author.…

From CraigsClassics

$260.00


"Christie's" 1766 to 1925: Christie's Auction House Records by Marillier, H.C

"CHRISTIE'S" 1766 TO !925. a VERY NICE COPY IN A RARE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. Many Illustrations. Printed in Great Britain By Robert Maclehose and Co., Ltd., The University Press, Glasgow. Used. Very Good-/Good Original Dust Jacket. Very rare thus. 7 3/4 X …

From Mary Riversong Books

$624.95


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