Aptos: Bruce Campbell Adamson, 1993. Illus. 8vo, pr. wrs., pencil marks in margins of index, otherwise very good. Aptos, CA: Bruce Campbell Adamson, 1993. Presentation copy on last blank page. George William Ely was Secretary of the New York Stock Exchange from 1874 to 1900 and from 1905 to 1919.
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New York: Holt Rinehart and Winston, 1985. Ed. by Jeffrey Madrick. 8vo, 1/2 purple cloth, d.w. dampstained on blank side, otherwise very good. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1985).
New York: Greenwood Press, 1969. of members of Congress therewith. 8vo, green cloth. New York: Greenwood Press, (1969). Very good.
Chicago: 1914. Exceedingly rare partly printed document signed, measuring 8.25 x 11 inches -- a stock certificate issued by the Tigers Base Ball Club on April 13, 1914, certifying that E. K. Brashian is "the owner of one shares of one hundred dollars each of the Capital Stock of The Tigers Base Ball Club transferable only on the books of the Corporation by the holder hereof in person or by Attorney upon surrender of this Certificate properly endorsed." This offering...
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. Frontis. 8vo, red cloth, spine ends lightly worn. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961.
New York: Arno Press, 1974. 483pp. 8vo, gold boards, some pages with pencil marks in margins and/or a small amount of pencil underlining, otherwise very good. New York: Arno Press, 1974. This volume is a reprint of the March 1, 1870 House of Representatives Report on the gold panic in New York from 21st to 27th of September, 1869. In 1869, Jay Gould and Jim Fisk tried to corner the gold market which led to a rise and fall in gold prices.
New York: McGraw-Hill, 2001. Illus. 8vo, 1/2 green cloth, d.w. New York: McGraw-Hill, (2001). Near Fine.
New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1988. Illus., 421pp. 8vo, 1/2 red cloth, pencil marks in some margins. New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, (1988). Very good(-).
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1957. Illus. 627pp. 8vo, green cloth, d.w. torn and chipped, cloth lightly soiled, a few pages with a small amount of underlining in pencil. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, (1957).
New York: John Wiley, 1994. 8vo, black boards, d.w. New York: John Wiley, (1994). Near Fine.
New York: Facts on File, 1983. Illustrated with black-and-white and color photographs. 144 pages, slim small 4to, green cloth, dust wrapper. New York: Facts on File, (1983). A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.
New York: Museum of American Financial History, 1994. Many Illus., some in color. 157pp. 4to, blue cloth, d.w. with tear that has been repaired with tape on blank side. New York: Museum of American Financial History, (1994). A fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
New York: Moses King, 1898. Numerous photo Illus. 96pp. Folio, original green cloth with original wrappers bound in, spine ends worn, edges of corners lightly worn, some pages lightly dampstained in bottom margins, front and back covers with small areas of light soiling, bound in wrappers are chipped in margins. New York: Moses King, (1898). First Edition. Contains over 400 portraits of Wall Street brokers and prominent men of finance, and 65 photo illustrations of the New York Stock Exchange and nearby architecture.
London: Chatto & Windus, 1994. Illus. 497pp. Tall 8vo, black cloth, d.w. London: Chatto & Windus, (1994). Very good(+).
New York: Harper, 1980. 8vo, 1/2 black cloth, d.w. lightly soiled. New York: Harper & Row, (1980). An insider's view of Wall Street during the 1970s.
Larchmont: American Research Council, 1964. New introduction by Benton W. Davis. xi + 308pp., 8vo, cloth; minor wear at spine ends. Larchmont: American Research Council, 1964. A very good copy.
New York: Harper. Revised Edition. 8vo, 1/2 black cloth, spine ends lightly worn, ink annotations on last blank page, boards lightly soiled. New York: Harper, n.d., circa 1959.
New York: Harper, 1955. Revised Edition. 8vo, 1/2 black cloth, d.w. chipped, corner edges of boards lightly worn. New York: Harper, (1955).
Chicago: Regnery, 1965. Illus. 8vo, tan cloth, spine darkened, cloth lightly soiled. Chicago: Henry Regnery, (1965).
Stock certificate. 6.75" x 8.25". Shows some wear at edges and along original fold line. In very good condition. A certificate for Share No. 250 of the Powdermill Turnpike Corporation originally owned by Richard Waterman and dated December 1, 1831, Providence, RI. Signed at bottom by Charles Thurber, Treasurer. Verso shows two transfers of the share: Sally Thompson (dated March 1837), and the the trustees of Richard and Rufus Waterman named in Thompson's will (June, 1852). Shows a vignette of a horse-drawn carriage.
New York: 1866. located in the Nevada District of the Colorado Territory, with beautifully engraved vignettes of a miner working by torchlight and a group of miners sending ore from the mine shaft to the surface by way of an bucket-brigade. Signed by the Secretary and President of the Corporation, whose main office was located in New York City. This certificate bears two uncancelled 25 cent Internal Revenue Certificate stamps applied to the certificate in their designated spaces. The stock...
New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. Illus. 8vo, 1/2 gray cloth, d.w. New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. Very good History of the securities fraud by C. C. Julian.