Category: Political Science & Economics


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Monopoly: A Study of British Monopoly Capitalism


Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Lawrence and Wisehart, 1955

Edition: First Edition

Major work on Monopolies in the British economy. 191pp. Clean and quite bright copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket has small missing pieces, edge rubbing, general soiling. View more info

Must Britain Travel the Moscow Road?

By: ANGELL, Norman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Noel Douglas, 1926

Edition: First Edition

Written at the time of the Great Strike in Britain, the author discusses the Russian Revolution and its relevance to Britain. Bright, almost fresh, copy with a sound binding. Previous owner's name on ffep. Red cloth is clean and bright and without wear. Dustjacket has a little edge wear and a darkened spine but is in a sound state of survival. View more info

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How British Columbia has been misgoverned by the Oliver administration from 1916 to 1921


Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Publisher Not Shown, 1921

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Pamphlet published with minimal publication data. An anti-Liberal tract criticizing the Government of British Columbia led by Premier John Oliver [1856-1927], in the years 1916-1921. [5] p. ; 23 cm. OCLC Number: 858468241. Clean and unmarked. Paper browning somewhat. Weight, 10g. Lettermail qualifies. Very scarce. View more info

The Basic Conflict: Democracy Vs. Communism

By: AQUINO, Melchor P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Manila, P. I., research Institute, 1960

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By the Author

The author, a U. N. diplomat of some distinction, describes the basic conflict between Democracy and Communism. Long inscription in the author's hand to the ffep. 90pp. Bright, clean interior. Sound binding, no wear to boards. Dustjacket has some edge wear and a little surface soiling. Weight, 280g. View more info

Aristotle's Politics


Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Modern Library, 1943

Edition: Later Printing

Moden Library 228. Aristotle's classic work on the science and art of government, in the complete and unabridged Jowett translation. Introduction by Max Lerner. "First Modern library edition, 1943." This a slightly later printing. 337 pages, 6pp publisher's catalog; 19 cm. Book is generally bright and clean. There is a previous owner's name etc to the half title page otherwise the book is unmarked. The binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the green... View more info

Marx's Radical Critique of Capitalist Society :a Reconstruction and Critical Evaluation: A Reconstruction and Critical Evaluation

By: ARNOLD, N. Scott

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1990

Edition: New Edition

Critical examination of Marx's theoretical writings on Capitalism. 334pp. Bright, clean interior. Small ink mark to bottom edge, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket shows minor edge wear and a sun-faded spine. Weight, 706g. View more info

An Economic History of England: The 18th Century


Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co., 1966

Edition: Later Printing [6th]

Economic history of England in the Eighteenth century. vi, 257pp, statistical tables. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is very clean and unmarked, with minor wear to some edges. Weight, 472g. View more info

Bureaucracy, Economy, and Leadership in China: The Institutional Origins of the Great Leap Forward

By: BACHMAN, David M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge Univ Press, 1991

Edition: First Edition

The book examines the origins of the economic policies of China's 'Great Leap Forward', 1968-1960. 262pp. Bright interior, Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 550g. View more info

Roots of Terrorism

By: BAJPAI, Kanti P.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Pebguin Books, 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Terrorism in India. 181pp, fixed silk page marker. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 260g. View more info

20th Century Nationalism

By: BARCLAY, Glen St. J.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1971

Edition: First Edition

A volume in the series 'Revolutions of Our Time'. Great political movements of the 20th century. 224pp, profusely illustrated. Bright copy with solid binding. Dustjacket has price-clip. Good copy. View more info

Oilitics in a Changing Society: A Political History of the Fort Jameson Ngoni


Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, Manchester Univ Press, 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Sociological analysis of political developments over a period of about 150 years, from 1821-1949, among a group of Ngoni now living in Zambia and Malawi. Second edition, of 1949 first, incorporates, 'Seven Types of segmentation'. Institute for Social Research, University of Zambia. 245pp, photo illustrated, tables, folding chart. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Virtually 'as new' except for slight wear to the foot of the spine on the dustjacket only. Weight, 462g. View more info

Canadian Papers in Business History, Volume 1

By: BASKERVILLE, Peter - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, University of Victoria, 1989

Edition: First Edition

Collection of 5 essays on Canadian Economic History. 269pp. Very bright and clean. Sound binding. About 'as new'. Weight, 570g. View more info

German Economic Policy

By: BAUER, Wilhelm

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Berlin, Terramare Office, 1939

Edition: Reprint Edition

Modern reprint [1980's?] of a Nazi German 'propaganda' pamphlet from 1939. Terramare Publications No. 11, edited by Richard Monnig. 15pp. Fine, copy, mint. Weight, 62g. View more info

The Philosophy of Society

By: BEEHLER, Rodger and DRENGSON, Alan R. - Editors

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Methuen, 1978

Edition: 1st Trade Paperback

Introduction to contemporary social and political philosophy drawn from the work of writers such as Karl Popper, Noam Chomsky,Stuart Hampshire, Charles Taylor and Steven Lukes. 437pp. Bright copy with sound binding, uncreased, and without marks. View more info

Looking Backward 2000-1887: The Commonwealth Edition

By: BELLAMY, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Totem Press, 1934

Edition: Commonwealth, Commemmorative Edition

Introduction by W. A. Pritchard, Canadian labor leader & sovcialist activist. 236pp. Bright, clean, unmarked condition. Tight, square binding. No spine creases but some staining. Weight, 280g. View more info