By Thomas Wiseman
London   Hutchinson
9" by 5.5" [9], 10-285pp
The fine first edition of this scientific study into obsession with money, the author's presentation copy, inscribed to the publisher Tom Maschler.
By Thomas Wiseman

1974 The Money Motive a Study of an Obsession

London   Hutchinson
9" by 5.5" [9], 10-285pp
The fine first edition of this scientific study into obsession with money, the author's presentation copy, inscribed to the publisher Tom Maschler.
Special Price £77.00 Regular Price £110.00
: 0.75kgs / : 712P27

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Author's Presentation Copy, First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, Signed, With Dustwrapper

The first edition of this work.

Author's presentation copy, inscribed by the author to Tom Maschler, 'For Tom - again - the origin of this effort, with affection, regards, Tom, May 30 '74'.

Tom Maschler’s bookplate to the front pastedown. Maschler is a publisher who worked for Jonathan Cape, who discovered and published authors including Ian McEwan and Gabriel Garcia Marquez.

In the original unclipped dustwrapper.

'The Money Motive' is an intriquing study into money and the human obsession with it.

Written by Thomas Wiseman, a British author and playwright.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. Externally, fine. Bookplate to the front pastedown. Author's inscription to the recto to the front endpaper. Dustwrapper with minor edgewear, resulting in a few closed tears. Light discolouration to the reverse of the dustwrapper. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean.

Fine

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