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  1. The Purchasing Power of Money.
    FISHER, Irving. The Purchasing Power of Money.

    New York : 1911

    First edition, first printing. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Fred with the compliments of Irving". The Purchasing Power of Money "completely recast the theory of money, giving a full demonstration of the principles that determine the purchasing power of money in the formal framework of the equation of exchange... Learn More
    £2,750.00

    Stock Code: 131452

  2. 109209
    FISHER, Irving. Stabilizing the Dollar.

    New York : 1920

    First edition, first printing. "Stabilizing the Dollar contained an ingenious scheme for stabilising the purchasing power of money under a convertible gold standard by varying the official price of gold inversely with an index of prices, a system which could be adopted by one country combined with a flexible exchange rate for its currency or by all... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 109209

  3. 131968
    FISHER, Irving. Mathematical Investigations in the Theory of Value and Prices.

    New Haven & London : 1925

    First edition in book form, first impression, with the author's presentation copy, of the "startlingly original PhD thesis" (Blaug) which expounds the monetary theories for which Fisher became famous and established his international reputation.
    This is a photo-engraved reprint of Fisher's doctoral work, first published in the Transactions of the... Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 131968

  4. 121008
    FISHER, Irving. Mathematical Investigations in the Theory of Value and Prices.

    New Haven : 1925

    First edition in book form, first impression, publisher's presentation copy, of the "startlingly original PhD thesis" (Blaug) which expounds the monetary theories for which Fisher became famous and established his international reputation.
    This is a photo-engraved reprint of Fisher's doctoral work, first published in the Transactions of the Connecticut... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 121008

  5. Prohibition at its Worst.
    FISHER, Irving. Prohibition at its Worst.

    New York : 1926

    First edition, first printing, of Fisher's defence of prohibition, arguing for its success in addressing the "alcohol problem" and its economic consequences. "Over a period of twenty years, Fisher gravitated from tolerance of moderate alcohol consumption to a position in favour of total abstinence and national prohibition. He wrote more than a hundred... Learn More
    £65.00

    Stock Code: 119584

  6. 125882comp
    FISHER, Irving. The Money Illusion.

    New York : 1928

    First edition, second printing (two months after the first). Inscribed by the author to the Nobel Laureate and economist Frederick Soddy on the front free endpaper: "To Professor Frederick Soddy with the compliments of Irving Fisher January 1929". Soddy had been awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1921 for his work on isotopes. The Money Illusion,... Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 125882

  7. 123994
    FISHER, Irving. The Money Illusion.

    New York : 1928

    First edition, first printing. Based on lectures given in the summer of 1927 before the Geneva School of International Studies, this work's aim "is to show how unstable in buying power are all monetary units, including the dollar; what hidden causes produce that instability; what harm results, although ascribed to other causes; and what are the various... Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 123994

  8. 131456
    FISHER, Irving. The Theory of Interest.

    New York : 1930

    First edition of Fisher's Theory of Interest, a revised version of his earlier book The Rate of Interest (1907). Dedicated to John Rae and Böhm-Bawerk, it is a further development of their ideas: "its greatness as a book lies wholly in its outstanding pedagogic qualities... which amounted to the demonstration that the real rate of interest is determined... Learn More
    £2,750.00

    Stock Code: 131456

  9. 124521
    FISHER, Irving. The Theory of Interest; as determined by Impatience to spend income and Opportunity to invest it.

    New York : 1930

    First edition, first printing, of Irving Fisher's Theory of Interest, a revised version of his earlier book The Rate of Interest (1907). Dedicated to John Rae and Böhm-Bawerk, it is a further development of their ideas: "its greatness as a book lies wholly in its outstanding pedagogic qualities... which amounted to the demonstration that the real rate... Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 124521

  10. 126453
    FISHER, Irving. The Theory of Interest.

    New York : 1930

    First edition of Fisher's Theory of Interest, a revised version of his earlier book The Rate of Interest (1907). Dedicated to John Rae and Böhm-Bawerk, it is a further development of their ideas: "its greatness as a book lies wholly in its outstanding pedagogic qualities... which amounted to the demonstration that the real rate of interest is determined... Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 126453

  11. 100% Money.
    FISHER, Irving. 100% Money.

    New York : 1935

    First edition. 100 Money was Fisher's proposal to eliminate economic fluctuations by requiring that demand deposits be backed by a corresponding amount of cash, an idea which had its roots in the work of Walras, Mises, and the Chicago School. Learn More
    £900.00

    Stock Code: 119497

  12. 100% Money
    FISHER, Irving. 100% Money

    New York : 1936

    Second edition, first published the previous year, here extensively revised following the passing of the Omnibus Banking Act of 1935. 100 Money was Fisher's proposal to eliminate economic fluctuations by requiring that demand deposits be backed by a corresponding amount of cash, an idea which had its roots in the work of Walras, Mises, and the Chicago... Learn More
    £950.00

    Stock Code: 97128

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