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Primitive Money: In Its Ethnological, Historical and Economic Aspects

By: Einzig, Paul

Price: $499.95

Publisher: UK, Pergamon Press/The Open University: 1966

Edition: Second Edition (Revised and Enlarged)

Seller ID: 313G1756

Condition: Good


557 pages. Name index. Subject index. Exhaustive bibliography. Handsome gilt lettering and decoration upon gray backstrip. "The first book of any substantial size that is devoted entirely to the subject of primitive money" - from Introduction.. Average wear. Binding intact. Minimal external library markings. Usual internal library markings. A sound copy of this important scholarly reference. View more info

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From Marshall to Keynes: An Essay on the Monetary Theory of the Cambridge School

By: Eshag, Eprime

Price: $69.95

Publisher: U.K., Basil Blackwell: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 313G4133

Condition: Good


144 pages. Footnotes. "Provides an explanation and a critical evaluation of Alfred Marshall's work on money." - from Preface. Reprint of the 1963 first edition. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding tight. A quality copy. COHEN 176. View more info

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Denationalisation of Money - The Argument Refined

By: F.A. Hayek

Price: $99.95

Publisher: UK, Institute of economic affairs: 1978

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 429A7506

ISBN: 025536105X

Condition: Fair


025536105X 144 pages. An analysis of the theory and practice of concurrent currencies. "The advantages that Professor Hayek claims for competitive currencies are not only that they would remove the power of government to inflate the money supply but also that they would go a long way to prevent the destabilising fluctuations that government monopoly of money has precipitated over the last century of 'trade cycles'" - from Preface. Average wear. Contents clean and unmarked. Various stickers and sticker removal damage upon back cover. Sound working copy. View more info

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The Truth About the Slump - What the News Never Tells

By: Field, A.N. (Arthur Nelson)

Price: $695.00

Publisher: New Zealand, A.N. Field: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 237C9681

Condition: Fair


194 + xiv pages. Index. "This book tells the story of who caused the slump (Great Depression) and how they caused it, and it directs attention to two simple steps that can be taken to save our farmers and traders... The depression from which we now suffer is due to an artificially induced variation in the purchasing power of money. In these pages will be found ample evidence in support of this statement. The quarter from which the trouble is coming is indicated, and the amazing manner in which the machinery for monetary control of the world was established is traced out." - from In... View more info

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Bibliography of Business and Economic Forecasting

By: Fildes, Robert

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Facts on File: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 324H1866

ISBN: 0871965550

Condition: Good


0871965550 vi, 424 pages. "Contains over 4,000 items, journal articles and books. The entries are key worded according to a very carefully chosen structure, which allows easy access to some 500 topics of research. Consequently, it is possible to use this work as a 'first resort' for a very wide range of forecasting problems in business and economics." - from Introduction. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. A sound copy of this informative reference. View more info

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The Great Wave: Price Revolutions and the Rhythm of History

By: Fischer, David Hackett

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313A8082

ISBN: 019505377X

Condition: Good


019505377X 536 pages. Index. References. "...Explores the linkages between economic trends, social tendencies, political events, and cultural processes." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Average wear. Sound copy. View more info

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The purchasing power of money;: Its determination and relation to credit, interest and crises,

By: Fisher, Irving

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 324H1042

ISBN: B00085AJVM

Condition: Fair


B00085AJVM xxii, 505 pages. Two fold-outs. "Sets forth the principles determining the purchasing power of money and applies those principles to the study of historical changes in that purchasing power, including in particular the recent change in 'the cost of living,' which has aroused worldwide discussion." - from Preface. Usual library markings. Above-average soiling and wear. Back hinge open. Front hinge starting. A worthy copy of this economic classic. FISHER M-169, MASUI p.1404, BATSON p. 93, COHEN 178. View more info

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The Theory of Interest as Determined By Impatience to Spend Income and Opportunity to Invest It

By: Fisher, Irving N.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, Augustus M. Kelley Bookseller: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 324G4444

Condition: Good


566 pages. Index. Bibliography. Charts. Tables. Reprint of the 1930 first edition. "Light pencil markings to first portion of contents. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper. Moderate wear. Binding tight. A quality copy of this classic work. COHEN 180. View more info

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The Purchasing Power of Money - Its Determination and Relation to Credit Interest and Crises

By: Fisher, Irving; Brown, Harry G.

Price: $1,450.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1913

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 429C8070

Condition: Good


515 pages plus advertisements. Index. Fold-outs. Second edition of the 1911 original. "The purpose of this book is to set forth the principles determining the purchasing power of money and to apply those principles to the study of historical changes in that purchasing power." - from preface to the first edition. Gilt lettering clearly legible upon green cloth backstrip. Small decorative blind-stamp atop front free endpaper. Occasional pencil underlining to contents. Binding sound. Average wear. A sound copy of this classic work which remains vitally important in the present e... View more info

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Stable Money - A History of the Movement

By: Fisher, Irving; Cohrssen, Hans R.L. (Assistant)

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: New York, Adelphi Company Publishers: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313G3904

Condition: Good


442 pages. Index. Selected bibliography. Signature of Frank Cyril James upon front free endpaper. Dr. James earned a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1922 and went on to serve as Principal of McGill University from 1939 to 1962. - from online reference. This copy was apparently donated to McGill as its deaccession stamp is placed over Dr. James's signature and faint evidence remains of a label removed from the spine. "No one... can possibly appreciate the great importance of the subject of which this book treats until he has ... acquired a realizing sense of how, all his ... View more info

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Boom Bust & Echo 2000: Profiting from the Demographic Shift in the New Millennium

By: Foot, David K.; Stoffman, Daniel

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Macfarlane Walter & Ross: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 429A9749

ISBN: 1551990296

Condition: Good


1551990296 313 pages. The fully expanded, updated, and illustrated Millennium Edition of the National Bestseller. Over 100 weeks on the Bestseller Lists! "Seldom is a book published that becomes required reading for just about everyone - business executives, entrepreneurs, policy makers, politicians, planners and educators... It's a course on the importance of demographics and how the patterns they reveal can be capitalized on by forward-thinkers." - Marketing Magazine. Faint water staining to top inch of first quarter of book, otherwise moderately worn and unmarked in sound bindin... View more info

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Free Economy League of Canada Informational Leaflet

By: Free Economy League of Canada

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Free Economy League of Canada: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349H0376

Condition: Good


10.3" x 7.9" sheet folded in half to create four-panel leaflet. Undated. Circa 1936. Contents: List of executive members of the organization; Declaration of policy; Four examples of the outstanding evils of present society; Seven advantages of the Gesell Scientific Monetary System; Constitution of this organization; lengthy quote by John Ruskin. Clean and unmarked with light wear and age-toning. A sound copy of this informative Canadian depression-era monetary reform memento. View more info

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A Theory of the Consumption Function: National Bureau of Economic Research Number 63, General Series

By: Friedman, Milton

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Princeton University Press: 1964

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 324G2135

Condition: Very Good


243 pages. Index. Light wear to book. '...Presents a new theory of the consumption function, tests it against extensive statistical material, and suggests some of its significant implications." - from dust jacket. Dust jacket bears short opening at base of spine and is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. Prior owner's name inside front board. Sporadic pencil marginalia to contents. A sound copy. View more info

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Free to Choose: A Personal Statement

By: Friedman, Milton & Rose [Signed]

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, Mariner Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 169H4159

ISBN: 0156334607

Condition: Good


0156334607 Signed by both Milton and Rose Friedman and briefly inscribed (For Bob) upon half-title page. Reprint of the 1980 first edition with a new Introduction by the authors. "In this classic about economics, freedom, and the relationship between the two, Nobel laureate and presidential advisor Milton Friedman and his wife Rose explain how our freedom has been eroded and our prosperity undermined through the explosion of laws, regulations, agencies, and spending in Washington, and how good intentions often produce deplorable results when government is the middleman. The Friedmans also p... View more info

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Studies in the Quantity Theory of Money

By: Friedman, Milton - Editor and Contributor; Cagan, Phillip; Klein, John J.; Lerner, Eugene M.; Selden, Richard T.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, The University of Chicago Press: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 324G2120

Condition: Good


265 pages. Index. Fourth impression of the 1956 first edition. Gilt lettering upon dark blue backstrip. Contents include: The Quantitative Theory of Money - A Restatement; The Monetary Dynamics of Hyperinflation; German Money and Prices, 1932-44; Inflation in the Confederacy, 1861-65; Monetary Velocity in the United States. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper, otherwise contents clean, bright and unmarked. Average wear. Binding tight. A sound copy. COHEN 94. View more info

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Money Mischief: Episodes in Monetary History

By: Friedman, Milton [Signed]

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 169H4109

ISBN: 0151620423

Condition: Very Good


0151620423 Signed, without inscription, by Milton Friedman upon half-title. 274 pages. References. "Discusses the creation of value: from stones to feathers to gold. Outlines the central role of monetary theory and shows how it can act to ignite or deepen inflation, as one instance. Explains, in layman's English, what the present monetary system in the United States - a system without historical precedent - means for your paycheck and savings book as well as for the global economy." - dust jacket. Milton Friedman [1912-2006] won the Nobel Prize for Economic Sciences in 1976. Clean and ... View more info

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Deliberately in Debt!

By: Galenzoski, Nora; Wais, Carl

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, S.I.P.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238C9897

ISBN: 1896692001

Condition: Very Good


1896692001 221 pages. Bibliography and footnotes. Promotional leaflet laid in. "Intended to lay before the average Canadian public the reasons for the deficit and debt of governments, to publicize the debt of corporations and the general public, and to offer a plan for ridding ourselves of this unacceptable predicament and the effects it has on an unsuspecting population." - from mission statement. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Tight and squiare. Appears unread. An excellent copy. View more info

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Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions, and of Increase in Want with Increase of Wealth. The Remedy

By: George, Henry [Signed]

Price: $25,000.00

Publisher: New York, Henry George & Co.: 1880

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 169H4360

Condition: Good


Signed and inscribed by Henry George [1839-1897] upon first blank leaf. Publisher's brown blind-ruled cloth, gilt-lettered spine, floral endpapers; 4,xi,[3],512,[2],4,[4]pp. Moderate wear to extremities. Few light red pencil marks to four leaves. Trifles of ink writing atop front free endpaper and second blank leaf. Several thin ink lines on pages 138 and 241. Binding tight. 19 x 13 cm. George, an unknown printer in 1870's San Francisco, witnessed the city's evolution from rough encampment to wealthy metropolis, while at the same time observing the emergence of pauperism. He endeavor... View more info

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Falling Prices and The Remedy

By: George, Lyman F.

Price: $795.00

Publisher: Boston, George Book Publishing Co.: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429C8678

Condition: Good


231 pages. History certainly does repeat itself as the following statement appears upon the title page: "Equity and justice demand that the merchant, manufacturer, farmer, and wage-earner shall receive as much consideration at the hands of the law-makers as is accorded to those who deal in money." Clearly, the author would not be a fan of Goldman Sachs and their modern-day ilk. Chapter titles include the following: Thirty Years' Fall in Prices; Disastrous Effects of Falling Prices; Opinions Regarding the Cause of the Fall in Prices; Money, its use and abuse; Our Money a Banker's Mon... View more info

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International Economics (2nd Edition)

By: Gerber, James

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Addison Wesley: 2002

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 222A1493

ISBN: 0201726122

Condition: Good


0201726122 486 pages. Occasional markings and high-lighting to contents. Sticker remnant inside front board. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound working copy. View more info