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First edition in English, first printing. Publisher's original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. A very good copy, the binding a little worn at the extremities, the contents complete and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. Scarce. One of the foundational works of the Austrian School of economic thought. Originally published in 1912 in German as "Theorie des Geldes und der Umlaufsmittel", this is the first printing of any edition in English. Further details and images for any of the items listed are available on request. Lucius Books welcomes direct contact with our customers. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: THE THEORY OF MONEY AND CREDIT
Editorial: London: Jonathan Cape.
Año de publicación: 1934
Descripción Jonathan Cape, London, 1934. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Fair. First English Edition. 445 pages. Index. Translator's Note. First English language edition, translated from the second (1924) German edition. "A detailed sophisticated explanation of the quantity theory of money based on the subjective, marginal utility theory. Explains money's origin, the development and nature of banking, the cause and consequences of inflation and credit expansion, the differences in the value of different moneys, as well as the reason for 'cyclical' economic fluctuations." (B2 Greaves & McGee). Black top stain. Bottom edge uncut. Above-average wear to black cloth exterior. Narrow opening between backstrip and back board. Quarter-inch missing from top of backstrip which bears bright gilt lettering. No external markings. Usual internal library markings. Minor quantity of light pencil marginalia and underlining to contents. A worthy reading copy of this classic work by the famed liberterian and prominent member of the Austrian School. Nº de ref. de la librería 324G4378