HUME, John F.
The Art of Wise Investing.
A series of short articles on investment values, pointing out the essentional characteristics of safe investment securities, with a review of the financial pitfalls into which superficial examination inevitably leads.
First edition, first printing of this small work on investment, compiled by the publisher together with Hume (b.1830), the author of The Art of Investing, first published by D. Appleton and Company, New York, in 1888.
Don't understand our descriptions? Try reading our Glossary
Octavo. Original green cloth, titles to front board gilt. Contemporary ownership inscription to front free endpaper. Spine ends and corners very lightly rubbed, fore edges of boards slightly bumped, occasional spotting to prelims and endmatter. An excellent copy.