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Revolution in land,

By: Abrams, Charles

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103H1229


B00085II0G 319 pages. List of sources. Index. "Presents a challenging analysis of the changing place of land in the American economy. Traces the development of the growing conflict between the land and industry, and sets forth the more fundamental principles which must be applied to find a real solution to the land problem." - Joseph Ackerman, Journal of Farm Economics, May, 1940. Writing, erasures and stamps upon front free endpaper which is peeled along fo... View more info

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Money for All: Or the Economic Science of Money

By: Alexander, Jesse P.

Price: $795.00

Publisher: Kansas City, MO, Ramsey, Millett & Hudson: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313C5065


"National bank notes retired - legal tenders the only paper money - prosperity for every industry." - subtitle. "This little work makes no pretensions to literary merit. It was written, by the author, at intervals snatched from his other occupations as a farmer... The leading facts stated, and the great and fundamental truths of the science of money enunciated, are in accordance with the true principles of Political Economy when applied to the present condi... View more info

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The Money Game - How To Play It: A New Instrument of Economic Education

By: Angell, Norman

Price: $795.00

Publisher: London & Toronto, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd: 1931

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 313A7837


176 pages. "The author of this book believes that you can teach the fundamental mechanism of money and banking as you teach bridge, "by playing it," and thinks this game will do it. As an innovation in teaching method the possibilities are so revolutionary that no educator can afford to ignore it. Moreover, the game is an exceedingly entertaining one; as good a card game as any; can be played by any number from five to ten, and so is well adapted to the fa... View more info

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The Story of Money

By: Angell, Norman

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Garden City Publishing Co. Inc.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313G4145


411 pages. Bibliography. Footnotes. Index. Black and white plates. "A story, written for the layman, of man's experiences with the device of money: some of the outstanding experiments that he has tried with it, and the results of the experiments; some of the ideas he has had concerning it; some of the mistakes that he has made about it." - from Preface. Average wear. Bit of ink writing upon back free endpaper. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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The Babylonian Woe

By: Astle, David (Signed)

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Self-Published: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313C9918


250 pages. Index. Exceptional bibliography. "A study of the origin of certain banking practices and of their effect on the events of ancient history, written in the light of the present day." - subtitle. "... Illustrates how, even in the earliest of times of which written record remains, the days of Babylonia or before, a so-called monetary science undoubtedly existed; being then, as in today, never more than an instrument by which its secret and cynical ... View more info

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The Economic Development of Ceylon - Report of a Mission Organized By the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development at the Request of the Government of Ceylon - Complete in Two Volumes

By: Baranyai, Leopold; Biaggi, Francantonio; De Fargues, Jean R.; Ellsworth, Paul T.; Gilmartin, William M.; Godwin, Francis W.; Kruithof, Arie; Luttman-Johnson, John D.M.; Mehta, Amolak R.; Phillips, John F.V.

Price: $499.95

Publisher: Ceylon, Ceylon Government Press: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 871G2216


83 plus 448 pages. Twenty-four maps. Many dozens of tables, charts and graphs. Prepared by request of the Government of Ceylon to survey the development potentialities of the country with special consideration given to: Agriculture (particularly rice cultivation, mixed farming, dairying, colonization and resettlement), Irrigation, Fisheries, Forestry, Minerals, Power, Industrial development, Inland transport and shipping, vocational training, Health (including housing... View more info

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Draining the Swamp: Monetary and Fiscal Policy Reform

By: Barnard, Harvey F.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: USA, NESARA Institute: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 324H1391


0965112403 xxviii, 352 pages. Index. Footnotes. "Offers a new theory of money with specific proposals for replacing the nation's outdated monetary and tax policies, calls for general prosperity without sacrifice, and is written in plain language." - from dust jacket. Moderate quantity of pencil markings to contents otherwise clean and bright with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. View more info

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Bank of the United States - Non-Renewal of Charter: A Reprint of Chapter LVI from "Thirty Years' View; or, A History of the Working of the American Government for Thirty Years, from 1820 to 1850

By: Benton, Thomas H.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Kasper and Horton: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 313A2742


73 pages. Bookshop ink stamp upon first page. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. Estimate printing date circa 1958. View more info

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CUNA Emerges - A Third Credit Union Book

By: Bergengren, Roy F.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Credit Union National Association: 1936

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 429A5272


289 pages. Index. Written during the depths of the great depression, this work was 'Designed primarily as a text book for the assistance of those who are interested to organize, to operate, or just to learn more about the type of cooperative credit society known in the United States as the 'credit union'... Recounts the beginnings of CUNA, the Credit Union National Association." - from dust jacket. Book clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding sound. Few clos... View more info

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The Courage to Act: A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath

By: Bernanke, Ben S.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: USA, Norton: 2015

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 324H0885


039324721X Signed by Ben Bernanke upon half-title page. 610 pages. Selected Bibliography. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "Recounts and explains the worst financial crisis and economic slump in America since the Great Depression, providing an insider's account of the policy response." - from dust jacket. Very light wear. Clean, bright, and unmarked. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A high-quality copy. View more info

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A self-reliant future for Canada

By: Biddell, Jack

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, LNC Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429A5572


0921842333 315 pages. "...Outlines nothing less than a revolutionary strategy to resolve our national debt problem and put the unemployed back to work." - Peter C. Newman. Clean and unmarked with minimal wear. Very nice copy of this important and, unfortunately, unheeded work. View more info

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Early Trading Companies of New France (Reprints of economic classics)

By: Biggar, Henry Percival

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Augustus M Kelley Pubs: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 416C6824


0678008221 308 pages. Index. Fold-out map at back. "A contribution to the history of commerce and discovery in North America." - subtitle. Reprint of the 1901 first edition. Usual library markings. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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The Case of the Tearful Tycoon: An Answer to J.V. Clyne

By: Bjarnason, Emil

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Trade Union Research Bureau: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 713C6146


16 pages. Undated. Circa 1960s. "Labour CANNOT price itself out of the World Market" - from front cover. The trade union movement rebuts J.V. Clyne's contention that "Wages are too high". Unmarked. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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The Economics of Inflation: A Study of Currency Depreciation in Post-War Germany 1914-1923: Sir Halley Stewart Publications IV

By: Bresciani-Turroni, Costantino (Savers, Millicent: Translator) Robbins, Lionel: Foreward

Price: $799.95

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1953

Edition: Second English Impression

Seller ID: 313A4266


464 pages. Index. "In the analysis of the causes and effects of the depreciation of the German mark I have used, besides German official publications and economic articles in some of the leading newspapers... personal observations made during a long stay in Germany from 1920 to 1929, first as a member of Berlin staff of the Reparations Commission; than as head of the German Exports Control, which was instituted in 1921 by the Committee of Guarantees; and lastly as ... View more info

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The Economics of Inflation - A Study of Currency Depreciation in Post-War Germany 1914-1923 - Sir Halley Stewart Publications IV

By: Bresciani-Turroni, Costantino; Sayers, Millicent E. (Translator); Robbins, Lionel (Foreword)

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Inc.: 1937

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 324G0645


464 pages. Index. Originally published in Italian in 1931. This first English edition substantially revised. Inside front board is the bookplate of M.L. Burstein, "One of the sharpest minds in economics of the last century" - from online reference. "The depreciation of the mark of 1914-1923, which is the subject of this work, is one of the outstanding episodes in the history of the twentieth century. Not only by reason of its magnitude but also by reaso... View more info

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Progress and the Invisible Hand: The Philosophy and Economics of Human Advance

By: Bronk, Richard

Price: $39.95

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown Book Group: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429A6093


0751526606 265 pages. Index. "Argues that if the environment is to be safeguarded and poverty minimised, there remains an overriding need for the free market to be supported by a strong framework of morality, social cohesion and rational government intervention." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Quality copy. View more info

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The Profit Parasites

By: Bronson, Harold E.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Beat Raven Publishers: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313A7821


0921231008 333 pages. Index. "How the robot revolution must end the profit system, enabling us to choose global prosperity rathern than global destruction." - from title page. Prior owner's name atop title page else clean and unmarked with average wear externally. Binding intact. View more info

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Once in Golconda: A True Drama of Wall Street in 1920-1938

By: Brooks, John

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 162G4450


307 pages. Index. List of Sources. Black and white photographic plates. "A narrative of extravagant events and extraordinary men. Begins with the famous 1920 bomb explosion outside the Morgan bank. Ends with an explosion that had far more lasting impact - the conviction for embezzlement of Richard Whitney, last champion of the Old Guard of American finance." - from dust jacket. Average wear to book. Somewhat above-average wear to price-clipped dust jacket... View more info

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Adam Smith's Discourse: Canonicity, Commerce and Conscience

By: Brown, Vivienne

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.K., Routledge: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 313C6815


041509593X 243 pages. Index. References. "An utterly fresh treatment that is at once unsettling and a delight." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

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The Economic Review: Complete in Twenty-Four (24) Volumes, 1891-1914

By: Campion, Rev. W.J.H.; Carter, Rev. J.; Phelps, Rev. I.R.; Et al: Editors

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: London, Percival & Co./Rivingtons: 1891

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 718A4805


The complete works of this early British learned economic journal which was published quarterly between 1881 and 1914 for the Oxford University Branch of The Christian Social Union. Includes writings by many names familiar to the modern historian of economic thought including: W.J. Ashley; W.H. Beveridge; J. Bonar; A.L. Bowley; Edwin Cannan; S.J. Chapman; A.W. Flux; L.L. Price; J.C. Stamp; R.H. Tawney; Sidney Webb; Beatrice Webb. Usual library markings. Most volumes b... View more info