May 14, 2019 - Sale 2508

Sale 2508 - Lot 96

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(ECONOMICS.) Samuelson, Paul A. Economics: An Introductory Analysis. Illustrated with charts, tables, graphs, etc. 8vo, publisher's green cloth stamped in blue and gilt, spine tips rubbed, corners bumped; lacking the rare dust jacket; ownership stamps of Prof. Julien Elfenbein to front and rear pastedowns, news clipping tipped to front pastedown and front flyleaf, tape residue to pastedowns, ephemeral material laid in including transmittal letter from MIT Libraries returning this copy to Prof. Elfenbein. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1948

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first edition, second impression, inscribed by the author "Paul A. Samuelson / MIT, April 1976." Paul Samuelson is one of the developers of both neo-Keynesian and neoclassical economics, the latter of which still dominates mainstream economics. He was awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1970 for having written considerable parts of economic theory.