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Economic Analysis Before Adam Smith: Hesiod to Lessius

By: Gordon, Barry

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 324H1113

ISBN: 0333155688

Condition: Fine


0333155688 xiv, 282 pp. Index. "The chief significance of this book is that it offers an introduction to a vast range of economic thought which has conditioned the current state of the art, but is little appreciated by many university teachers, let alone their students. Among the more specific novelties of the book are: the attention given to pre-Socratic thought in Greece; emphasis on divergent assessments of economic life in the Christian and Jewish traditions; the survey of the Mishnah; and the prominence given to Leonard Lessius as a figure in European economics." - from dust ja... View more info

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Canada - Its Glorious Potential... And Things I Didn't Learn in School *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

By: Gostick, Ron

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Intelligence Publications: 2004

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 227A8115

Condition: Fine


95 pages. Author's signature upon title page. "Money, and in modern times credit, in all their forms and instruments, are the lifeblood of society and the nation. For generations, practically all modern industrialized nations have experienced periods of boom times and inflation, followed by depression, hard times and a shortage of 'money'... and in recent decades, every country seems plagued with an escalating mountain of debt - and taxation to pay the interest on the mounting debt." - from dust jacket. Author has been an inexhaustable and prominent proponent of freedom for Canadia... View more info

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Pictorial Weekly, January 21st,, 1928, No. 1,494, Vol, CXV - British Boys in Slavery!

By: Greaves, Richard; Thorpe, Harold; Greenland, George W.; Farjeon, J. Jefferson; Bridges, T.C.; Greenwood, A.G.; Fyfe, George; Wallace, Edgar; Hatton, A.P.;

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, The Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3813

Condition: Fair


40 pages. Features: The Cost of Living Mystery - Why the index figure today is unfair Perilous Island - a story of the eternal triangle in the tropics; Keeping the Zoo Fit - the latest medical aids for aiding birds and beasts; Under Cover - a new adventure of Detective X. Crook; "Stop and Look" Interesting pictures, including a 'mobile home' carved from a huge tree trunk; Spook Ships of Britain - ghostly vessels that haunt our shores; British Boys in Slavery! - no greater scandal exists today than the practice of sending British orphan boys and 'first offenders' to Canada and Ireland ... View more info

New Money for Healthy Communities

By: Greco, Thomas H.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Greco Pub: 1995

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 42903816

ISBN: 0962520829

Condition: Very Good


0962520829 201 pages including references and index. The how-to manual for local trading systems. Describes exchange alternatives which reward people fairly and reflect the reality of an abundant earth. Show how voluntary groups can revitalize local economies. Outlines the true nature of money and new approaches to transforming money. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Post-War Monetary Stabilization

By: Gustav Cassel

Price: $650.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 324H1146

ISBN: B000V6I08M

Condition: Good


B000V6I08M iv, 109 pp. Index. Three lectures on post-war monetary stabilization delivered by Professor Cassel at Columbia University in concert with the Julius Beer Foundation. Lecture titles include: Inflation and Stabilization of Currencies, The Stabilization of the Value of Gold, and The New Gold Standard. "Cassel was beyond doubt one of the outstanding figures in economic science during the inter-war period. His authority was second only to that of Lord Keynes, and his advice was eagerly sought on many occasions by his own Government and by foreign Governments." - Paul Enzig. ... View more info

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The Art of Central Banking

By: Hawtrey, R.G.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1933

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 313A2318

Condition: Good


464 pages. Index. Chapters include: French Monetary Policy; Speculation and Collapse in Wall Street; Consumers' Income and Outlay; The Art of Central Banking; Money and Index-Numbers; Mr. Keynes's Treatise on Money; International Short-Term Investment; Remedies for Unemployment. Prior owner's name, dated 1939, atop front free endpaper else unmarked. Binding sound. Minimal occasional foxing. Only moderate wear to forest green cloth-covered boards. Clearly legible gilt lettering upon backstrip. A quality copy. [Rist p. 311] View more info

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Law, Legislation and Liberty: The Mirage of Social Justice v. 2: A New Statement of the Liberal Principles of Justice and Political Economy (His Law, legislation and liberty ; v. 2)

By: Hayek, F. A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, Not Avail: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 566G0598

ISBN: 071008403X

Condition: Fair


071008403X 195 pages. Footnotes. Index. "A new statement of the liberal principles of justice and political economy." - from title page. Somewhat above-average wear. Usual library markings. Binding intact. A sound working copy. Includes fascimile dust jacket preserved in archival-grade Brodart. View more info

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Rules and order (His Law, legislation and liberty)

By: Hayek, F. A.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & K. Paul: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 429H2776

ISBN: 0710076444

Condition: Good


0710076444 184 pages. Index. Footnotes. "A new statement of the liberal principles of justice and political economy." - subtitle. "Deals with the basic conceptions necessary for a critical analysis of prevailing theories of justice and of the conditions which a constitution securing personal liberty would have to satisfy." - from dust jacket. Light wear to unmarked book. Binding tight. Moderate wear to complete dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodaft. A sound copy. [Bibliographic reference: Machlup B-15] View more info

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The Pure Theory of Capital

By: Hayek, Friedrich A.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co. Limited: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429H2595

Condition: Fair


xxxi, 454, [2 ads] pp. "This highly abstract study of a problem of pure economic theory has grown out of the concern with one of the most practical and pressing questions which economists have to face, the problem of the causes of industrial fluctuations." - Preface. "Contains some of the most penetrating thoughts on the subject that have ever been published." - Fritz Machlup. Average wear to publisher's navy blue cloth. Front hinge starting. Library markings to front endpaper and, faintly, backstrip. Blind stamp atop title page. Bibliographic references: Machlup B-5, Fu... View more info

The Pure Theory of Capital

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $499.95

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd.: 1962

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 42902574

Condition: Very Good


454 pages including bibliography, three appendices, index of authors cited and index of definitions of some technical terms. "The central aim of this study is to make a systematic survey of the interrelations between the different parts of the material structure of the process of production, and the way in which it will adapt itself to changing conditions." - from page three. Chapter titles include: The Scope of the Inquiry; Equilibrium Analysis and the Capital Problem; The Significance of Analysis in Real Terms; The Relation of This Study to the Current Theories of Capital; The Natu... View more info

Profits, Interest and Investment: And Other Essays on the Theory of Industrial Fluctuations

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $495.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd.: 1950

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 42903574

Condition: Very Good


266 pages including index of authors cited. Second printing of 1939 First Edition. "In the first and longest essay Hayek develops his well-known theory of industrial fluctuations beyond the point at which it was left in his Prices and Production. While the central argument of this theory remains the same, it is now restated on somewhat different and more realistic assumptions and in less abstract forms and certain important improvements are introduced. The main advance concerns the relationship between the rate of interest and the rate of profit. The other essays deal with particular ... View more info

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Prices and Production - Second, Revised and Enlarged Edition

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $795.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd.: 1935

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 42904167

Condition: Good


162 pages plus advertisements. Includes the following four lectures: Theories of the Influence of Money on Prices; The Conditions of Equilibrium Between the Production of Consumers' Goods and the Production of Producers' Goods; The Working of the Price Mechanism in the Course of the Credit Cycle; The Case for and Against an 'Elastic' Currency. Appendix: Capital and Industrial fluctuations - a reply to criticism. No. 107 in the series of Monographs by writers connected with the London School of Economics and Political Science. Average wear. Prior owner's address and his Yale University add... View more info

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The Pure Theory of Capital

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. Von

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Univ of Chicago Pr: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 429A7568

ISBN: 0226320812

Condition: Good


0226320812 454 pages. Bibliography. Index. "In this classic of economic theory, the 1974 co-winner of the Nobel Prize for economics develops a complete theory of capitalist production adequate for analysis of dynamic changes... The Central aim of Professor Hayek's study is to make an organized survey of interrelations between component parts of the material structure of production." - from back cover. Binding tight and square. Sunning to spine. Contents clean and unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

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Geldtheorie Und Konjunkturtheorie (Common English Title: Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle)

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $9,500.00

Publisher: Germany, Holder-Pichler-Tempsky A.G.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313A9146

Condition: Good


xii, 147, 2 [ads] pp. Index. "Beitrage zur Konjunkturforschung - Herausgegeben vom Osterreichischen Institut fur Konjunkturforschung nr. 1" - front cover. Text in German. In 1933 this work appeared for the first time in English as "Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle". Hayek went on to share the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1974. Moderate wear to original brown paper wrappers. Binding sound. Small chip from top of backstrip. Top corners of last five leaves were folded. Several mostly imperceptible pencil erasures in first 66 pages. A well-preserved example of the firs... View more info

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Preise Und Produktion ( Common English Title: Prices and Production)

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $3,500.00

Publisher: Germany, Verlag Von Julius Springer: 1931

Edition: First German Edition

Seller ID: 313A9147

Condition: Good


xv, [1], 124, 3 [ads] pp. Index. Text in German. "Beitrage zur Konjunkturforschung - Herausgegeben vom Osterreichischen Institut Fur Konjunkturforschung Nr. 3" - front cover. "A collection of four lectures covering theories of the influence of money on prices, the conditions of equilibrium between the production of consumers' goods, the working of the price mechanism in the course of the credit cycle, and the case for and against an 'elastic' currency." - Jacob Cohen. Unread as most pages uncut. Average wear to original brown wrappers which are partially separated from te... View more info

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The Constitution of Liberty

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $275.00

Publisher: USA, The University of Chicago Press/Phoenix Books: 1961

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 313A2814

Condition: Good


570 pages. Footnotes. Index. "...A thorough exposition of a social philosophy which ranges from ethics and anthropology through jurisprudence and the history of ideas to the economics of the modern welfare state." - from dust jacket (not included). A National Review Panel ranked this work as the ninth best non-fiction book of the twentieth century. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. Moderate external soiling, primarily to bottom edge. A sound copy. View more info

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Monetary Nationalism and International Stability - Publications of the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Geneva, Switzerland No. 18

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429A3980

Condition: Good


94 pages plus 3 pages of advertisements at back. "The five lectures which are here reproduced are necessarily confined to certain aspects of the wide subject indicated by the title. They are printed essentially as they were delivered." - from Preface. Lectures include: National Monetary Systems; The Function and Mechanism of International Flows of Money; Independent Currencies; International Capital Movements; The Problems of a Really International Standard. Blue cloth-covered boards. Gilt lettering legible upon spine despite moderate sunning. Binding and hinges intact. Unmarked... View more info

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Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $395.00

Publisher: New York, Augustus M. Kelley, Publishers: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 429C7518

Condition: Very Good


244 pages. Index of authors cited. Chapters include: The Problem of the Trade Cycle; Non-Monetary Theories of the Trade Cycle; Monetary Theories of the Trade Cycle; The Fundamental Cause of Cyclical Fluctuations; Unsettled Problems of Trade Cycle Theory. Translated from the German by N. Kaldor and H.M. Croome. From the Reprints of Economic Classics series. Originally published in 1933. Bright gilt lettering upon front board and backstrip. Clean with very light wear. Binding tight. Prior owner's name neatly stamped in upper corner of front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked. A high qua... View more info

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The Road to Serfdom

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd.: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 429C8217

Condition: Good


184 pages. Index. "One of the great liberal documents of our time." - Fortune, November 1944. Average wear. Prior owner's details upon front free endpaper. Traces of foxing. Binding intact. A sound early copy of this classic work. View more info

Monetary Nationalism and International Stability (Reprints of economic classics)

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. Von

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Augustus m Kelley Pubs: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 313G1380

ISBN: 0678000476

Condition: Good


0678000476 94 pages. Contains five talks entitled: National Monetary Systems; The Function of International Flows of Money; Independent Currencies; International Capital Movements; The Problems of a Really International Standard. "... Discusses the general ideas mainly responsible for the rise of Monetary Nationalism and to which it is mainly due that policies and practices which not long ago would have been frowned upon by all responsible financial experts, are now generally employed throughout the world." - from Preface. Usual library markings. Few light pencil markings to conten... View more info