Willey, Freeman O.
Title Whither Are We Drifting as a Nation
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition.
Publisher St. Louis Geo. C. Hackstaff, Printer 1882
Seller ID 002974
St. Louis: Geo. C. Hackstaff, Printer, 1882. Freeman (Otis) Willey authored several books on economics. A review (of a different title, 1897) in the Journal of Political Economy called him an "economic optimist." This is a Very Good copy of the First Edition, which is scarce. (Quercus believes he revised and reissued it a few years later). Brown publisher's cloth binding, ruled and decorated on the covers, with gilt titling on the spine. Clean text; 544 pages, bright and unfoxed. Neatly penned contemporary (1887) signature on the second free endpaper. Rubbed at the margins, mild bumps, some wrinkling of the cloth on the rear cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition.