Originally published in 1870. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies. All titles scanned cover to cover and pages may include marks notations and other marginalia present in the original volume.
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Now it can be told! The secrets and insider knowledge of high finance--as the industry stood in 1878--are all revealed here in this curious and now entirely historical work of post-Civil War financial journalism.
Discover... * how the New York Stock Exchange operated before the telephone! * what kept the "machinery of speculation" greased * the scheming of 19th-century stockbrokers * the "habits and humors" of the Street at the time * and more!
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Book Description Cornell University Library, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 380 pages. 7.25x5.25x0.95 inches. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # zk1112317619