1933 FIRST EDITION OF WARREN AND PEARSON’S PRICES
WARREN, George F. and PEARSON, Frank A. Prices. New York and London: John Wiley & Sons and Chapman & Hall, 1933. Large octavo, original blue cloth. $200.
First edition of this illuminating work on the law of prices by two prominent Cornell economists, helpfully illustrated with 169 figures and 69 valuable tables.
“The volume is a mine of useful and instructive statistical tables and charts of all sorts of prices and price relationships… The authors are sound… in their definition of price as a ration of the value of a given amount of some commodity or service to the value of a given amount of the commodity used as money” (Nation). Without scarce dust jacket.
Text generally fine, light soiling to cloth. A near-fine copy.