The Theory of Business Enterprise.New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904 Stock Code: 147731
First edition first printing. The second book by the author, following his seminal Theory of the Leisure Class. This volume discusses the evolution of large business trusts and the economic impact of technological change and is "as near as he ever came to writing a conventional academic book" (Blaug).
Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered gilt, top edge gilt.
Ownership blind stamp of Dr. J. R. Callaghan of Cincinnati to front free endpaper; a few pencilled annotations to text. Lightly rubbed. A very good copy.
Blaug, Great Economists before Keynes, p. 256.
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