Tuesday, March 1, 2011
Risk Return or How to Live With Wall Street by Robert Lee Sharp & Wallace H. Matlock
Risk Return or How to Live With Wall Street
by Robert Lee Sharp & Wallace H. Matlock
Book Description: Borden Publishing Company, New York, 1951. Hardcover. George Clark (illustrator). 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover, Blue cloth with giltstamped decoration to cover and gilt title to spine.
Book Condition: Very Good, significant bumping to top corners, slight bumping to edges and spine extremes, bookstore (VROMANS, Pasedena) sticker to front endpapers and it's created a slight stain to opposite endpapers, last 4 pages have slightest dampstaining to bottom corners, no other pages are affected, back end papers are clean, slight tanning throughout. Spine straight, binding intact.
Dusk Jacket Condition: Poor, in mylar, (see picture) significant damage to DJ, missing several pieces, several tears.
Table of Contents: Chapter I: Professional, Chapter II. Ticker Tape, Chapter III: Market Secret, Chapter IV: Cutbottoms, Gaps and Shakeouts, Chapter V: Stops, News, and Scalping, Chapter VI: Prosperity and Depression, Chapter VII: Economic Pseudocycle, Chapter VIII: Million Dollar Rules, Chapter IX: Pure Investment, Chapter X: Philosophical Conclusion, 127 Pages with Illustrations, Indexed. Assumed First Edition.