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New York State Bar Association Proceedings of the Fifty-First [51st] Annual Meeting [Volume LI (1928)] [Report of New York State Bar Association]

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, Argus Company for New York State Bar Association: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015748


Olive cloth, spine panel lettered in gilt. Charter, constitution, by-laws, lists of members, officers, committees. 618 pp., b&w frontis. portrait of President William C. Breed. Slight shelf wear. Both hinges starting, but binding remains firm. Former owner signature on front flyleaf. View more info

Trade Guilds of Europe: Reports from the Consuls of the United States on the Trade Guilds of Europe, and the Laws and Regulations by Which They Are Governed [United States Consular Reports]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020140


Pale green wraps, lettered in black. Mild binding lean with a few creases, loss to front cover at top front corner and a few chips along fore-edge. 332 pp. Text block edges somewhat dulled by age, interior intact, with firm binding. Scarce. View more info

Wages and Labor Relations in the Railroad Industry 1900-1941: An Historical Survey and Summary of Results

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Executive Committee of the Bureau of Information of the Eastern Railways: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032004


Green ribbed cloth, bordered in blind, lettered in gilt on front cover and spine panel. Former owner's signature and date on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. vi,346 pp. Text block edges a bit toned by age, otherwise essentially as issued. Housed in brown paper dust wrapper, with loss to spine panel, unknown if original to issue. View more info

Select Cases Argued and Adjudged in the High Court of Chancery, before the Late Lords Commissioners of the Great Seal and the Late Lord Chancellor King, from the Year 1724 to 1733 [Second Edition]

By: A Gentleman of the Temple; Steuart Macnaghten (notes)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, V. & R. Stevens and G. S. Norton: 1850

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 044499


Full leather, spine panel lettered in gilt on red and black fields. Leather rubbed and flaking along edges with exposure at corners, with some dampstaining extending to endpaper edges, interior otherwise unaffected. Firm binding, clean interior. xv,261 pp. View more info

International Courts of Arbitration

By: Balch, Thomas Willing

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London, Allen, Lane & Scott: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003001


Author was V-P of Historical Society of Pennsylvania at time of publication. Dark red cloth, gilt lettering, handsome binding. Mere traces of rubbing along bottom edge, else nearly as issued. xxiv,78 pp. View more info

Black Workers and the New Unions

By: Cayton, Horace R., and George S. Mitchell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027624


Light brown buckram, lettered in gilt. Light shelf wear, spine lettering dulled by age, text block edges somewhat age-toned. Firm binding, clean interior. xviii,473 pp. From the library of noted economist and labor historian Herbert R. Northrup, obtained directly from his Estate, with his signature (from his college days at Harvard, 1941) on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. View more info

Occupy

By: Chomsky, Noam

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Occupied Media Pamphlet Series/Zuccotti Park Press: 2012

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 032853


Stiff color illus. wraps. As issued. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Economic Redevelopment in Bituminous Coal: The Special Case of Technological Advance in United States Coal Mines, 1930-1960 [Wertheim Publications in Industrial Relations]

By: Christenson, C. L.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032132


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Light shelf wear, a bit rubbed at corners and spine extremities, text block edges a bit toned by age, former owner's signature/date on front flyleaf. Fim binding, clean interior. xxi,314 pp. View more info

Empire in Wood: A History of the Carpenters' Union [Cornell Studies in Industrial and Labor Relations: Volume VII]

By: Christie, Robert A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032130


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Former owner's signature/date on front flyleaf, otherwise as issued. xvii,356 pp. View more info

99 to 1: How Wealth Inequality is Wrecking the World and What We Can Do About It

By: Collins, Chuck; Barbara Ehrenreich (fwd.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Berrett-Koehler Publishers: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032852


Stiff wraps. As new, with very slight binding lean original to issue. xiii,152 pp. View more info

Global Competition and the American Employment Landscape: As We Enter the 21st Century - Proceedings of New York University 52d Annual Conference on Labor

By: Estreicher, Samuel (editor)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Kluwer Law International: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032105


Burgundy polished paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Minor imperfection on lower front cover results in a light horizontal wrinkle to surface paper, minor abrasion along bottom front edge, slight stress creasing to binding, which is firm and square. xxviii,1264 pp. Scarce. View more info

The Laws and Liberties of Massachusetts: Reprinted from the Copy of the 1648 Edition in the Henry E. Huntington Library

By: Farrand, Max (introduction)

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1929

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009090


Brown blind-decorated cloth, lettered in gilt on spine panel. ix,[ii],59 pp., illus. w/ two plates. Lightly rubbed corners and extremities. Nominally ex-library, appears never to have circulated, with donor bookplate mounted on front pastedown, several embossed library stamps, remnants of circulation pocket on rear endpaper. Very nicely preserved overall, with discrete library markings. View more info

Racial Factors in American Industry

By: Feldman, Herman; Raymond B. Fosdick (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016423


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Moderate shelf wear, some surface rubbing. Nominally ex-library, handwritten call number on lower spine, frayed at head of spine, with book plate from the Trevor Arnett Library, Atlanta University. xiv,318 pp., interior a bit toned, with several leaves showing creased top corners from having been dog-eared. A few instances of light underlining or marginal bracketing in pencil. View more info

The Automobile Under the Blue Eagle: Labor, Management, and the Automobile Manufacturing Code

By: Fine, Sidney

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, University of Michigan Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032013


Tan-gold cloth, lettered in blue foil. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf, otherwise as issued. Illus. dust jacket is a bit toned by age, with minor edge/corner rubbing and a few tiny chips along bottom rear edge, now in mylar. x,566 pp. View more info

Economic Consequences of the Seven-Hour Day and Wage Changes in the Bituminous Coal Industry

By: Fisher, Waldo E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032131


Green cloth, lettered in gilt. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. xv,130 pp. View more info

Poverty and Dependency: Their Relief and Prevention [Revised Edition] [The Century Social Science Series]

By: Gillin, John Lewis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1926

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 037528


Dark green cloth, spine panel lettered in gilt. Slight shelf wear, spine panel a bit darkened by age. Former owner's signature along top edge of front pastedown (inside front cover), which also shows three small spots of surface paper loss. x,836 pp. Scattered internal notations, relatively minor. Text block edges somewhat age-toned. 1st ptg. of this (Revised) edition. View more info

American Labor

By: Harris, Herbert

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1938

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 027635


Tan linen, lettered in black. Area of soiling/discoloration on front cover near joint, toned spine panel. Text block edges somewhat toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. [ix],459 pp. 3rd ptg.: June 1940. From the library of noted economist and labor historian Herbert R. Northrup, obtained directly from his Estate, with his signature (from his college days, 1941) on front pastedown, otherwise unmarked. View more info

Foc's'le and Glory-Hole: A Study of the Merchant Seaman and His Occupation

By: Healey, James Christopher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1969

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032289


Gray cloth, lettered in gilt. Essentially as issued. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Facsimile reprint of original 1936 edition. xvi,211 pp. View more info

Price Control in the War Economy

By: Hirsch, Julius

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016436


Dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt. Paper residue adhering to lower portions of front cover and along edges of both covers, dust jacket otherwise lackign. Mild shelf wear. xvii,311 pp. Text block edges lightly toned. Very scarce. View more info

Soldiers of Progress and Industry

By: Hornady, John R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Co.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022705


Dark green ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt. Moderate shelf/handling wear, modest binding lean, spine lettering faded and partially rubbed on front cover, short closed tear to cloth (repaired) along rear joint. Text block edges dulled by age, endpapers somewhat soiled, interior otherwise clean. vii,243 pp., color frontis. portrait of William Patrick Lay, (21) b&w plates. 1st edition, no additional printings indicated. Exceptionally scarce early response to the 1929 st... View more info

Kings of Fortune; or, The Triumphs and Achievements of Noble, Self-Made Men

By: Houghton, Walter R. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, A. E. Davis & Co.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041960


Original copy, rebound in olive buckram, lettered in gilt. Ex-library copy, noncirculating and thus lightly marked (stamps to fore- and bottom edges), with little actual wear. Mild spotting to portions of covers, text block edges somewhat toned. 621 pp. A solid reading copy. View more info

Of Permanent Value: The Story of Warren Buffett [2006 Literary Edition] [INSCRIBED]

By: Kilpatrick, Andrew

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Andy Kilpatrick Publishing Empire: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 043339


INSCRIBED. Blue leatherette paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Very slight spotting to bottom text block ege, essentially as issued. Teal blue dust jacket, lettered in white, as issued, now in mylar. Inscribed by author on blank verso of front flyleaf, full signature, personalized, dated 7 Apr. 2006. xxxviii,1722 pp., illus., color pictorial endpapers. View more info

Shakespeare's Hidden Life: Shakespeare at the Law, 1585-1595

By: Knight, W. Nicholas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Mason & Lipscomb: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027420


Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil. Top text block edge dyed red, other edges slightly dulled by age. Virtually as issued. Dust jacket slightly chipped at head of spine, otherwise nearly as issued, now in archival mylar. x,325 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Early American Land Companies: Their Influence on Corporate Development

By: Livermore, Shaw

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York and London, The Commonwealth Fund/Oxford University Press: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041528


Black cloth, front cover device in gilt, gilt on burgundy title label mounted on upper spine. Modest shelf wear with light rubbing to spine extremities, some chipping to title label. xxx,327 pp. Text block edges a bit toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. 1st edition. View more info

Principles of Political Economy, Considered with a View to their Practical Application [First American Edition - 1821]

By: Malthus, Rev. T. R.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Wells and Lilly: 1821

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 040304


Original full tree calf, gilt on burgundy title label mounted on upper spine. Rubbed along edges, some surface cracking/crazing, rubbed joints and spine extremities. Foxed endpapers, some toning and scattered foxing to interior but otherwise intact, with firm binding. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf. viii,472 pp. Exceptionally scarce first American edition, issued a year after the first (British) edition of 1820. View more info