271 pp., appendix, index, with 3 New Chapters on period between 1914 and the present day (1948) by Professor G.C. Allen. Corners bumped, sun line along bottom edge, free endpaper foxed. DJ sunned & foxed, with 1/2" chips at top of spine and flaps. Text is clean and unmarked.
"Sir William Ashley's brief sketch of the whole course of English Economic development was based on lectires which he gave at the Colonial Institute at Hamburg. ....In this new edition Professor G.C. Allen, Professor of Political Economy at University College, London, has added three new chapters on Economic Instability and the Unemployment Problem, State Intervention and the Decline in Competition."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall