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If you are looking to bone up on your financial acumen, we recommend looking through the rare business books available in the Biblio Rare Book Room. From first edition books on the art of investing to books on the rise of Dairy Queen, there is large range of diversity of business books, and any of these of books would make a great gift to a friend or family member graduating from business school.

Das Kapital. Kritik der politischen Oekonomie. Erster Band. Buch I: Der Produktionsprocess des Kapitals. by MARX, KARL. - [THE NEW RELIGION - PMM 359]

Hamburg, Otto Meisner, 1867. 8vo. Nice contemporary black half calf with gilt spine. Minor wear to hinges and capitals, which have tiny, barely noticeable professional restorations. Inner hinges re-enforced. Contemporary owner's names (Emil Kirchner ...

From Lynge & Son


Fortune Magazine. (February 1930 - April 1938). Vols. I - XVII in 25 books. With the elusive September, 1929 (Issue #0) Prospectus. by Henry R. Luce et. al

New York: Time. Fine. 1930-1938. First Edition. Half black morocco over decorative gilt ruled black cloth boards. Gilt particulars to spine; blue speckled edges; decorative endpapers. A finely bound collection of the first eight years of Fortune magazi...

From William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA



VINETIA, 1540. Rarissima opera del 1540 di una delle prime guide per i mercanti scritto da Bartholomeo di Pasi da Venezia. Si tratta di un manuale per i pesi e misure del Mediterraneo e dell'Est ad uso dei mercanti veneziani del XVI secolo, una delle...

From Sephora di Elena Serru


Legal Foundations of Capitalism by John R. Commons

Extremely rare hardback copyright 1924 in good-plus condition; stated first edition, January 1924; well preserved withdrawal from university library with usual stamps and stickers; text block and burgundy boards tight and square; front board shows fading ...

From My November Guest Books


Theory and History: An Interpretation of Social and Economic Evolution by Von Mises, Ludwig

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published New Haven: Yale University Press, 1957, first printing. 8vo., ix+384pp. "This is the economic philosophy of one of the original and untramm...

From The Wild Muse


HUMAN ACTION: A Treatise on Economics by Von Mises, Ludwig

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1949. Hard cover in original cloth and dust jacket. Published New Haven: Yale University Press, 1949, third printing (October, 1949). Large 8vo., xv+889pp. "This book is the counterweight of Marx's Das Kapital an...

From The Wild Muse


Real Estate Tract Directory and Land Purchasers' Guide of Los Angeles County by HOWELL, Wm. E

Los Angeles: Times-Mirror Printing and Binding House, 1888. Original Edition. Very good. Octavo (8 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches) 278 pages listing 1700 tracts alphabetically, cloth-backed printed boards, numerous ads for local businesses (some of the ads illustrat...

From Caravan Book Store


Tobacco Review / Καπνικη Επιθεωρησις by B. Thassitis, Editor

Athens: B. Thasitis, 1946-1986. A near fine set of 39 volumes 1 for each year (12 issues) +4 bimonthly double issues. Very rare to find all 477 issues together a collectible. GREEK with English annex in ¾ of the issues....



THE CURTISS AEROPLANE CO. (Buffalo, N.Y.) by (Aeronautics)

Buffalo: The Curtiss Aeroplane Co., 1917. Original. Wrappers. Very good (minor toning to embossed paper covers, not affecting contents). Small quarto (11 X 8 inches) forty-three unnumbered pages (22 leaves), illustrated with sepia photomechanical black a...

From Caravan Book Store


Men and Rubber The Story of Business by Firestone, Harvey S

Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1926. Stated First Edition. First Printing. Leather. Publisher's full dark green leather, gilt lettering on spine, t.e.g., marbled endpapers. Inscribed to Mrs. Frank M. Smit...

From Round Table Books, LLC


The Packet Question. Falmouth, or Southampton by Osler, Edward

London: Smith, Elder, and Co, 1844. Hardcover. Near Fine. 8vo. Reprinted from the "Cornwall Royal Gazette," at the Desire of the Fallmouth Haarbour Committee. Rebound library buckram, with orig. front wrapper bound in. 32pp. Illustrated with two folding...

From Minotavros Books


Fortune Magazine, Volume 5, Jan. - Mar. And Apr.-Jun. And Vol. 6, Oct. - Dec., 1932 by Henry R. Luce, Editor

New York: Time Inc., 1932. Three volumes each containing 3 issues complete with covers, Vol. 5, Jan.-Mar.; Vol. 5, Apr.-Jun.; and Vol. 6, Oct.-Dec., 1932. A totla of 9 issues, including the March issue with the stunning Diego Rivera cover and the December...

From Dale Steffey Books


Cours Complet d'Économie Politique Pratique: Ouvrage Destiné à Mettre Sous les Yeux des Hommes d'État, des Propriétaires Fonciers et des Capitalistes, des Savans, des Agriculteurs, des Manufacturiers, des Négocians by Say, Jean-Baptiste

Paris: Rapilly, 1828. Hardcover. Very Good +. Title page continued: "et en Général de Tous les Citoyens, l'Économie des Sociétés." 5 volumes: 1 leaf with an engraved figure; 20 cm. Contemporary half cal...

From Classic Books and Ephemera


Printers' Ink Monthly, Complete Year 1927, Vol. XIV, No.s 1-6, January - June,, and Vol. XV, Nos. 1-6, July- December ( Two Volumes )

New York: Romer Publishing Company, Inc., 1926. Twelve ssues of this iconic trade magazine, bound in two volumes, black cloth, red leather labels with gilt lettering, Near Fine, light rubbing to cloth, magazines complete with covers are Fine. This is a he...

From Dale Steffey Books


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