The Engineers and the Price System.New York: B. W. Huebsch, 1921 Stock Code: 147757
First edition, first printing, of these six papers in which Veblen criticizes economics that identify inefficiency and sabotage as foundations of the profit motive. The papers first appeared in The Dial in 1919.
Octavo. Original brown cloth, spine lettered in black.
Ownership inscription dated 1926 to front free endpaper, pencilled annotations to text. Light rubbing and fraying at extremities, gentle darkening to spine, small chip to final page (not affecting text). A good copy.
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