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Rare first editions, signed and inscribed copies, deluxe and collectible editions of books, pamphlets, and ephemera relating to economics, historically known as political economy, the social science concerned with the factors that determine the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services.

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  1. A Capital Levy and a Levy on War Wealth.
    PIGOU, Arthur Cecil. A Capital Levy and a Levy on War Wealth.

    London : 1920

    First edition, first impression, of Pigou's treatise on the question of a levy on capital and war profits, published as part of the series The World of To-day, under the general editorship of Victor Gollancz. Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 141891

  2. Human Action.
    MISES, Ludwig von. Human Action.

    London : 1949

    First edition, UK issue from US plates. "A comprehensive and systematic treatise on economics, social philosophy, and the social sciences, this was Mises' major economic treatise, his magnum opus. A survey of the science of human action, its epistemology (methodology), its theories derived by reasoning logically from a priori axioms, and their application... Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 140164

  3. Principles of Economics.
    MARSHALL, Alfred. Principles of Economics.

    London and New York : 1890

    First edition of an economic classic, the first full exposition of Marshall's theoretical position. Keynes described its publication as inaugurating "the modern age of British economics" (Economic Journal, 1940). Though Marshall maintained for 20 years that this would be followed by a companion volume, none was ever published. Running to 750... Learn More
    £8,250.00

    Stock Code: 140216

  4. Théorie de la monnaie.
    WALRAS, Leon. Théorie de la monnaie.

    Lausanne : 1886

    First edition of this important contribution to Walras's monetary theory, in fine condition, the final text in a contemporary sammelband of six related works on bimetallism. The ideas in Théorie de la monnaie would be revisited and fully developed in the fourth edition of Walras's Eléments d'économie politique pure, published fourteen... Learn More
    £5,000.00

    Stock Code: 141141

  5. Some Observations upon the Bill now depending in Parliament, for Relief of the Unhappy Sufferers in the South-Sea Company.
    (SOUTH SEA BUBBLE.) Some Observations upon the Bill now depending in Parliament, for Relief of the Unhappy Sufferers in the South-Sea Company.

    [London : 1721?]

    One of two editions, the other entitled the same but suffixed "In a letter from a gentleman of the law to a Member of Parliament". A comparison of the texts shows that they are very similar, but the textual differences indicate that this is a slightly revised edition: in the final table calculating an appropriate fine for the Company, this edition increases... Learn More
    £2,250.00

    Stock Code: 135161

  6. The New Industrial State.
    GALBRAITH, John Kenneth. The New Industrial State.

    Boston : 1967

    First edition, first printing. In this book, Galbraith develops ideas previously discussed in his 1958 book The Affluent Society. Learn More
    £150.00

    Stock Code: 123642

  7. The Rate of Interest and Other Essays.
    ROBINSON, Joan. The Rate of Interest and Other Essays.

    London : 1952

    First edition, first impression. "Each of the essays in this book is more or less self-contained, but they are closely related to a central theme: the extension of Keynes's General Theory of Employment into the field of long-run dynamic analysis" (jacket front flap). Learn More
    £150.00

    Stock Code: 141862

  8. Protective and Preferential Import Duties.
    PIGOU, Arthur Cecil. Protective and Preferential Import Duties.

    London : 1906

    First edition, first impression. Pigou was a staunch freetrader, and "he was at that stage of his career prepared to appear on public platforms where his considerable powers of oratory were put to good effect. A pamphlet, The Riddle of the Tariff, appeared in 1903. A more technical treatment, leaning heavily on the standard Marshallian apparatus and... Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 141864

  9. Work and Wealth: A Human Valuation.
    HOBSON, John Atkinson. Work and Wealth: A Human Valuation.

    London : 1914

    First edition, first impression, presentation copy, inscribed on the front free endpaper "A. G. Gardiner with the writer's kind regards". The recipient was most probably the journalist and author Alfred George Gardiner (1865-1946), chairman of the National Anti-Sweating League, which opposed sweatshops and campaigned for a minimum wage.
    "Hobson's... Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 141867

  10. Voluntary Action. A Report on Methods of Social Advance.
    BEVERIDGE, Lord. Voluntary Action. A Report on Methods of Social Advance.

    London : 1948

    First edition, first impression, scarce in the jacket. "His book Voluntary Action (1948) was a passionate defence of the role of the voluntary sector in provision of social welfareand it was also, perhaps, an admission of doubt about the increasing bureaucratization of welfare that his own ideas on social policy had done much to bring about" (ODNB).... Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 141865

  11. Policy Against Inflation.
    HARROD, Roy. Policy Against Inflation.

    London : 1958

    First edition, first impression, of Harrod's proposals to restrain inflation within a Keynesian framework. Learn More
    £100.00

    Stock Code: 141868

  12. Full Employment in a Free Society.
    BEVERIDGE, William H. Full Employment in a Free Society.

    London : 1944

    First edition, first impression, in the scarce jacket. "This volume is a sequel to the famous Beveridge Report. One of the assumptions of the Report was that mass-unemployment was avoidable. The present volume sets out, in the form of a second Report, a proposal by which this end can be achieved without the sacrifice of any of the essential liberties... Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 141906

  13. Les Fluctuations économiques à longue période et la crise mondiale.
    SIMIAND, Francois. Les Fluctuations économiques à longue période et la crise mondiale.

    Paris : 1932

    First edition, first printing. The leading economist of the Année sociologique school, known for applying a rigorous statistical basis for his models and predictions, Simiand here interprets the ongoing worldwide economic crash as part of his model of long-term economic cycles. Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 141859

  14. General Report upon the Administration of the Punjab Proper,
    (INDIA; PUNJAB.) General Report upon the Administration of the Punjab Proper,

    Lahore : 1854

    First Lahore edition, rare; a Calcutta edition was published in the preceding year. Following the Second Sikh War (1848-49) the Punjab was officially annexed by the East India Company and this highly-detailed volume was the first of a series of reports published by the Punjab Government, forming an important primary source for the history of the region... Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 141013

  15. The Principles of Political Economy.
    SIDGWICK, Henry. The Principles of Political Economy.

    London : 1883

    First edition, along with The Elements of Politics (1891), one of two works representing "Sidgwick's attempt to bring professorial rigour and detachment to bear upon the major questions of policy and legislation. The Principles of Political Economy (1883) was an intellectually conservative work in two ways: first, its analytical or deductive method... Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 108268

  16. Etat de la France,
    BOULAINVILLIERS, Henri de. Etat de la France,

    London : 1727

    First edition. Boulainvillier's work, an administrative survey of France, provides an essential account of the political and social structure of the Ancien Régime. As with his other historical works, published in the years following his death in 1722, Boulainvillier strongly supports the right of the parlements and nobility against the absolutism of... Learn More
    £3,500.00

    Stock Code: 141842

  17. Philosophie des Conjonctures Économiques.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) DUPRIEZ, Léon H. Philosophie des Conjonctures Économiques.

    Louvain & Paris : 1959

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy to the British economist Lionel Robbins, inscribed on the half-title "A Lionel Robbins en tres cordial hommage Léon Dupriez". A nice association: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics department... Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 141531

  18. Dictionnaire de L'Economie Politique.
    COQUELIN, Charles, & Gilbert-Urbain Guillaumin (eds.) Dictionnaire de L'Economie Politique.

    Paris : 1852

    First edition. The writing of this dictionary was begun with the intent to "systematize the ultimate truths that emerged from the 'ocean of contradictory doctrines'" (Besomi, p. 210), although the vast majority of contributors to the dictionary were part of the French liberal school. This title offered access to economic knowledge to those unable to... Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 140426

  19. Les techniques quantitatives de la planification.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) PERROUX, Francois. Les techniques quantitatives de la planification.

    Paris : 1965

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title "Pour Lord L. Robbins en hommage d'admiration et d'amitié également fideles sic François Perroux". A nice association: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated... Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 141530

  20. Mémoire sur la réformation des finances.
    [CLÉMENT DE BOISSY, Athanase-Alexandre.] Mémoire sur la réformation des finances.

    Paris : 1787

    First edition of this uncommon memoir on the reformation of finances, published two years before the French Revolution, by the jurist and writer Clément de Boissy (1716-1793), also a financial adviser to the last King of France, Louis XVI. The present work is sometimes found under the author's pseudonym "M. de Fontenay". WorldCat and Library Hub locate... Learn More
    £700.00

    Stock Code: 141261

  21. La félicité publique considérée dans les paysans cultivateurs de leurs propres terres.
    [VASCO, Giambattista,] & Mr. Beardé de l'Abbaye. La félicité publique considérée dans les paysans cultivateurs de leurs propres terres.

    Lausanne : 1770

    First edition in French of the Italian economist's La Felicità pubblica (1769), discussing the states benefits of letting farmers own the land they work, and the scope of that ownership, if granted at all. The pastedowns are title pages for a 1772 Paris edition of Ludovico Antonio Muratori's Traité sur le bonheur public, which was... Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 141265

  22. Pouvoir et économie.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) PERROUX, Francois. Pouvoir et économie.

    Paris : 1974

    First edition, second impression (the year following the first), presentation copy to the British economist Lionel Robbins, inscribed on the half title: "Pour mon éminent ami le Professeur Lord Lionel Robbins en témoignage de notre amitié vieille d'un quart de siècle et toute neuve en hommage d'admiration et de fidèl sic affection 17.xii.77 François... Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 141524

  23. Prix, Monnaie et Production.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) MARJOLIN, Robert. Prix, Monnaie et Production.

    Paris : 1941

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy to the British economist Lionel Robbins, inscribed on the front free endpaper "A Lionel Robbins, en cordial hommage Robert Marjolin". A nice association: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics... Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 141550

  24. Gesammelte Aufsätze zur Wissenschaftslehre.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) WEBER, Max. Gesammelte Aufsätze zur Wissenschaftslehre.

    Tübingen : 1922

    First edition, first printing, the copy of the British economist Lionel Robbins with his ownership signature to front free endpaper dated July 1930. Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics department for thirty years and built it up to its... Learn More
    £50.00

    Stock Code: 141551

  25. Inflation as a Global Problem.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) HINSHAW, Rachel (ed.) Inflation as a Global Problem.

    Baltimore and London : 1972

    First edition, first printing, the copy of the contributor Lionel Robbins, unmarked as such though from his library, with a loosely inserted initialled presentation slip from the editor to Robbins. Robbins contributed chapter two, "Inflation: an International Problem". Learn More
    £100.00

    Stock Code: 141546

  26. Popular Fallacies Regarding Bimetallism.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) EDGCUMBE, Robert P. Popular Fallacies Regarding Bimetallism.

    London : 1896

    First edition, inscribed by the author on the half-title "To Thomas Raleigh from Robert P. Edgcumbe with best wishes Feb. 1899", subsequently owned by the economist Lionel Robbins, with his ownership signature dated February 1928 above the inscription, and his annotations to pp. 80, 81, and 83, disagreeing with the author's pronouncements. Edcumbe has... Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 141525

  27. Unités actives et mathématiques nouvelles:
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) PERROUX, Francois. Unités actives et mathématiques nouvelles:

    Paris : 1975

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy to the British economist Lionel Robbins, with the signed presentation note on Perroux's card reading: "Pour Lord L. Robbins en hommage d'admiration et j'amite ègaliment fidels Francois Perroux 18.4.76". An excellent economics provenance: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during... Learn More
    £100.00

    Stock Code: 141523

  28. Letters of a Business Woman to Her Daughter
    WILKINS, Zora Putnam. Letters of a Business Woman to Her Daughter

    Boston : [c.1923]

    First edition, first printing; a beautiful copy in the striking dust jacket. On publication it was applauded by contemporaries such as the journalist Anna Steese Richardson, who described it as a "mile-stone in the progress of wage-earning women".
    "For the past ten years, business women have been offered nothing better than guide-books which have... Learn More
    £1,125.00

    Stock Code: 141544

  29. The Validity of International Gold Movement Statistics.
    MORGENSTERN, Oskar. The Validity of International Gold Movement Statistics.

    Princeton : 1955

    First edition of this work by the German-American economist Morgenstern (1902-1977), "examining the statistics of international gold movements for their reliability and usefulness" (Introduction). Published as the second number in the Princeton Special Papers in International Economics. Learn More
    £25.00

    Stock Code: 141151

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

    New Haven : 1892

    Original offprint of Fisher's "startlingly original PhD thesis" (Blaug) which contained, among other things, the design of a machine to illustrate general equilibrium in a multi-market economy. This work expounds his monetary theories and established his international reputation.
    "Fisher's aim in his Mathematical Investigations, was to present a... Learn More
    £6,750.00

    Stock Code: 132053

  31. A Voyage to the Moon: with some Account of the Manners and Customs, Science and Philosophy, of the people of Morosofia, and other Lunarians.
    [TUCKER, George.] ATTERLEY, Joseph, pseud. A Voyage to the Moon: with some Account of the Manners and Customs, Science and Philosophy, of the people of Morosofia, and other Lunarians.

    New York : 1827

    First edition of a scarce lunar imaginary voyage, and notably early piece of American science-fiction. A Voyage to the Moon was written by George Tucker, an American lawyer born in Bermuda, appointed by Thomas Jefferson in 1825 as professor of moral philosophy at the University of Virginia.
    In A Voyage to the Moon, "the hero and pseudonymous author... Learn More
    £6,250.00

    Stock Code: 110261

  32. Economics is a Serious Subject.
    ROBINSON, Joan. Economics is a Serious Subject.

    Cambridge : 1932

    First edition, genuinely rare, of Robinson's first separately published work, her "stunningly ambitious" methodological pamphlet produced, as she described it, in "a trance (it was almost automatic-writing)" (Aslanbeigui & Oakes, pp. 41, 49). It was preceded only by her review of Henry Clay's The Problem of Industrial Relations in the Political... Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 133934

  33. Papers and Correspondence of William Stanley Jevons. Volume I [-VII].
    JEVONS, William Stanley. Papers and Correspondence of William Stanley Jevons. Volume I [-VII].

    London : 1972-1981

    First editions, first impressions throughout, the full set of Jevons's papers and correspondence. Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 113666

  34. Pure Economics.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) PANTALEONI, Maffeo. Pure Economics.

    London : 1898

    First edition in English, the copy of the economist Lionel Robbins, with his ownership signature on the front free endpaper, and one inked line to p. 153. An excellent economics provenance: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics department... Learn More
    £650.00

    Stock Code: 141083

  35. 140715
    ROBINSON, Joan. Economic Philosophy.

    London : 1962

    First edition, first impression. This essay is based upon the Josiah Mason lecture that Robinson delivered in 1959 and discusses the relations between science and ideology, illustrating the theme with examples from the economic doctrines which have been taught in the course of the last two hundred years. Learn More
    £50.00

    Stock Code: 140715

  36. The Fable of the Bees:
    [MANDEVILLE, Bernard.] The Fable of the Bees:

    London : 1714

    Rare first edition, first issue, of this "celebrated work, which through Adam Smith, had an immense influence on political economy" (Foxwell). The work originated in 1705 as a poem titled The Grumbling Hive (essentially unobtainable in the market); this is the first edition to contain the 20 "Remarks" which annotate and explain various lines in the... Learn More
    £17,500.00

    Stock Code: 138116

  37. 141192
    FRIEDMAN, Milton. Essays in Positive Economics.

    Chicago : 1953

    First edition, first printing, of this collection of Friedman's papers published in the late 1940s and early 1950s, including Friedman's famous titular essay laying out his methodological approach, which has been called "the most influential work of economic methodology of this century" (Hausman, p. 180). "Friedman argued that economists were spending... Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 141192

  38. Théorie des richesses sociales.
    SKARBEK, Frédéric. Théorie des richesses sociales.

    Paris : 1829

    First edition of Skarbek's most substantial contribution to economic theory, which influenced Karl Marx's theory of labour. A reworking of the author's Gospodarstwo narodowe... first published in Warsaw (1820-21), it is divided into two parts, the first discussing production, exchange, revenue and consumption; the second a general examination... Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 141057

  39. Free to Choose.
    FRIEDMAN, Milton & Rose. Free to Choose.

    New York & London : 1980

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy to the British economist Lionel Robbins and his wife, inscribed on the title page by both authors: "Milton's hand: For Iris & Lionel, with our very best, Milton Rose's hand: & Rose Jan. 5, 1980". An excellent economics provenance: Robbins (1898-1984), along with Keynes, was the leading British economist... Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 141104

  40. Keynesian Economics: A Symposium.
    (KEYNES, John Maynard.) Keynesian Economics: A Symposium.

    Delhi : 1956

    First edition, first printing, of this attempt to introduce and promote the economic ideas of Keynes to an Indian audience. V. B. Singh's collection includes both western writers such as Maurice Dobb, William Z. Foster and John Gollan, alongside Indian writers such as A. K. Das Gupta and V. K. R. V. Rao. Learn More
    £50.00

    Stock Code: 140907

  41. An Essay on the Nature and Significance of Economic Science.
    ROBBINS, Lionel. An Essay on the Nature and Significance of Economic Science.

    London : 1932

    First edition, first impression of a landmark in the development of 20th century economic theory, presentation copy, inscribed on the front free endpaper; "Professor Richard Strigl in token of respect & admiration from the author Lionel Robbins, September 1932."
    Richard Ritter von Strigl (1891-1942), who studied in Vienna under Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk,... Learn More
    £3,000.00

    Stock Code: 140913

  42. 140766
    FRIEDMAN, Milton. Essays in Positive Economics.

    Chicago : 1953

    First edition, first printing, and an exceptionally nice copy. This collection of Friedman's papers, published in the late 1940s and early 1950s, including Friedman's famous titular essay laying out his methodological approach, which has been called "the most influential work of economic methodology of this century" (Hausman, p. 180).
    "Friedman argued... Learn More
    £5,250.00

    Stock Code: 140766

  43. The Elements of Commerce, Politics and Finances,
    MORTIMER, Thomas. The Elements of Commerce, Politics and Finances,

    London : 1772

    First Edition of Mortimer's most important work. Thomas Mortimer (1730-1810) was a major English mercantilist, one of the earliest experts on the operation of the stock exchange established in the coffee-house of London's Change Alley, having lost "a genteel fortune" himself in speculating there. His earlier work, Every Man His Own Broker (1761... Learn More
    £4,250.00

    Stock Code: 137691

  44. Theory of Value.
    DEBREU, Gerard. Theory of Value.

    New York : 1959

    First edition of "Debreu's classic bookwhich presents a rigorous yet succinct exposition of the theory of general economic equilibrium, follows a logical and structured direction. Having outlined in the opening chapter the mathematical concepts and results used in the rest of the book, Debreu then discusses the concepts of a commodity and prices, producer... Learn More
    £4,750.00

    Stock Code: 137923

  45. Report, together with Minutes of Evidence, and Accounts, from the Select Committee on the High Price of Gold Bullion.
    [BULLION REPORT.] Report, together with Minutes of Evidence, and Accounts, from the Select Committee on the High Price of Gold Bullion.

    London : 1810

    First trade edition, preceded only by a small number of copies printed in folio for official use; the folio copies were issued in August 1810, these octavo trade copies on 23 September 1810. "The Bullion Report of 1810 holds a unique place in monetary controversy. It is probably the most famous public document in the history of economics" (Fetter, p.... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 140011

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

    New Haven : 1892

    Original offprint of Fisher's "startlingly original PhD thesis" (Blaug) which contained, among other things, the design of a machine to illustrate general equilbrium in a multi-market economy. This work expounds his monetary theories and established his international reputation. According to the current owner, this copy was acquired from the library... Learn More
    £3,750.00

    Stock Code: 133723

  47. Premières notions d'économie politique.
    GIDE, Charles. Premières notions d'économie politique.

    Paris : [c. 1921]

    First edition, presentation copy inscribed on the half-title "à Monsieur illegible hommage de l'auteur, C. Gide". Learn More
    £50.00

    Stock Code: 140932

  48. De la création de l'ordre dans l'humanité,
    PROUDHON, Pierre-Joseph. De la création de l'ordre dans l'humanité,

    Paris : 1843

    First edition of a text which spans social economy, religion, philosophy, logic, and dialectics. Despite his antagonistic relationship with the author, Marx guardedly praised the latter focus in The Creation of Order in Humanity, remarking that "the most important thing about Proudhon's book is his serial dialectic, the attempt to establish... Learn More
    £325.00

    Stock Code: 140940

  49. 140910
    BAGEHOT, Walter. Lombard Street, a Description of the Money Market.

    London : 1878

    Later edition of Bagehot's Lombard Street, originally published in 1873. Described by J. M. Keynes as "an undying classic", Lombard Street analyses the operation of the British financial system, focusing on the economic role of the Bank of England. Bagehot's recommendation that the Bank alter gold reserves based on economic cycles was highly influential,... Learn More
    £175.00

    Stock Code: 140910

  50. The Board of Economic Enquiry, Punjab. Pamphlet No. 1.
    (INDIA; PUNJAB.) The Board of Economic Enquiry, Punjab. Pamphlet No. 1.

    Lahore : 1936

    First edition, rare, with no copies traced from an online search of institutional libraries. This rather vulnerable publication was clearly produced in very small numbers and was published in the wake of the Sterling Crisis of 1931, when Britain unilaterally abandoned the gold standard. In his preface, E. D. Lucas, acting secretary to the Board, writes,... Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 140922

  51. Études d'économie politique appliquée.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) WALRAS, Léon. Études d'économie politique appliquée.

    Lausanne & Paris : 1936

    First Leduc edition, inscribed by the editor to the British economist Lionel Robbins on the half-title: "A monsieur le professeur Lionel Robbins Hommage respectueux signature Prof. G. Leduc". A nice association: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated... Learn More
    £300.00

    Stock Code: 140622

  52. 140615
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) WICKSTEED, Philip Henry. The Alphabet of Economic Science.

    London : 1888

    First edition, the copy of the British economist Lionel Robbins, with his ownership signature on the front free endpaper, and one inked marginal line on p. 43. An excellent economics provenance: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics department... Learn More
    £1,750.00

    Stock Code: 140615

  53. Abrégé des éléments d'économie politique pure.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) WALRAS, Léon. Abrégé des éléments d'économie politique pure.

    Paris & Lausanne, : 1938

    First abridged edition, presentation copy from the editor to the British economist Lionel Robbins, inscribed by Leduc on the half-title: "Au prof. Robbins Hommage respectueux signature". A nice association: Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the... Learn More
    £300.00

    Stock Code: 140621

  54. Le problème monétaire d'après-guerre et sa solution en Pologne, en Autriche et en Tchécoslovaquie.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) HEILPERIN, Michel A. Le problème monétaire d'après-guerre et sa solution en Pologne, en Autriche et en Tchécoslovaquie.

    Paris : 1931

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy to the British economist Lionel Robbins, inscribed by the author on the half-title "Professor Lionel Robbins with the very kind regards of MAH. London, 6.5.1931". Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated... Learn More
    £150.00

    Stock Code: 140581

  55. Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) SRAFFA, Piero. Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities.

    Cambridge : 1960

    First edition, first impression, the copy of the British economist Lionel Robbins, with a presentation letter on Professor E. A. G. Robinson's letterhead dated 3 May 1960: "Dear Professor Robbins, I am sending you with this the review copy of Piero Sraffa's Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities. This is an advance copy and I am still not... Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 140614

  56. The Economic Causes of War.
    ROBBINS, Lionel. The Economic Causes of War.

    New York : 1968

    The author's own copy, together with his original carbon typescript of the preface he contributed to the edition, with his own revisions in blue ink, revisions which were included in the preface when printed. In The Economic Causes of War, first published in 1939, Robbins rejects the Marxist ideas of capitalist economic structures causing wars,... Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 140537

  57. The Theory of Bimetallism.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) BARBOUR, David. The Theory of Bimetallism.

    London : [c. 1885]

    First edition, the copy of the economist Lionel Robbins, with his ownership signature to half-title, and with a slip of his jottings loosely inserted. Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics department for thirty years and built it up to... Learn More
    £125.00

    Stock Code: 140546

  58. Trends and Cycles in Economic Activity.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) FELLNER, William. Trends and Cycles in Economic Activity.

    New York : 1956

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy to the economist Lionel Robbins, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "To Professor Lionel Robbins with sincere regards of the author". Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics... Learn More
    £100.00

    Stock Code: 140554

  59. The Theory of Monopolistic Competition.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) CHAMBERLIN, Edward. The Theory of Monopolistic Competition.

    Cambridge, MA : 1933

    First edition, first printing, the copy of the British economist Lionel Robbins, with his ownership signature to the front free endpaper, together with a few pencilled comments in the margins. Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist during the inter-war period; at the London School of Economics, he "dominated the economics department... Learn More
    £450.00

    Stock Code: 140555

  60. Studies in the Economics of Overhead Costs.
    (ROBBINS, Lionel.) CLARK, John Maurice. Studies in the Economics of Overhead Costs.

    Chicago : 1923

    First edition, first printing, the copy of the British economist Lionel Robbins, with his ownership signature to the front free endpaper, above the note "'26 Reread '46"; he has annotated the book in various places with marginal lines. A nice association - Robbins, along with Keynes, was the leading British economist of the inter-war period; at the... Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 140341

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