Jul 30, 2020 - Sale 2543

Sale 2543 - Lot 353

Price Realized: $ 875
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Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(ECONOMICS.) BAGEHOT, WALTER. Lombard Street. A Description of the Money Market. 8vo, original russet cloth stamped in black and gilt, spine tips rubbed, front board corners lightly exposed, spine lean; front free endpaper excised followed by ownership inscription to following blank; appendix and 4 page publisher's adverts. New York: Scribner, Armstrong & Co., 1873

Additional Details

First American edition, published the same year as the English edition. Described by J. M. Keynes as 'an undying classic.' Exceedingly scarce with no copies of this edition traced at auction in 40 years.