"THE MONEY CENTER OF THE MOST IMPORTANT CREDITOR NATION ON EARTH": FIRST EDITION OF DORR'S NEW YORK AND BOSTON BANK STOCKS, 1928
DORR, Bradford. New York and Boston Bank Stocks. Cambridge, Massachusetts: (Investment Trust Analyst), 1928. Octavo, original green cloth. $200.
First edition of Dorr's 1928 comparison of the profitability and security of New York Bank stocks, praised on publication as "a valuable contribution to the literature."
Bradford Dorr, president of Investment Trust Analyst, Inc., issued this timely study of "the investment habits of the American public" the same year Hoover became president. New York and Boston Bank Stocks compares the profitability and security of New York bank stocks to other investments, such as bonds, common and preferred stocks. His well-researched analysis of what investment option "shows a vast superiority to all the others" was praised on publication as "a valuable contribution to the literature" and a work of "substantial value." With advertisement page at rear; without scarce dust jacket and rear coupon page. Institutional inkstamp.
A fine copy.