Octavo, 199 pp. Brown cloth binding. Cloth cover shows some rubbing and wear. Previous owner's name on front flyleaf. Pages are unmarked and tightly bound. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Final Report of the Royal Commission ...
Publisher: Washington, DC: Government Printing Office
Publication Date: 1889
Book Condition: Used: Very Good
Book Description Government printing Office, Washington, 1889. Half Leather. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Brown half leather with marbled boards and endpapers. 199 pp. With a fold out graph. A US printing of a British study into the values of gold and silver, examining the potential causes and remedies in the fluctuation of values. This includes a look at supplies of gold and silver, the effects of bimetallism and the ratio established to try and fix gold and silver prices relative to each other, effects of demand for gold and silver in the United States, India and elsewhere, effects of scarcity of gold, etc. VERY GOOD condition. Some offsetting and uneven fading to the covers, with moderate fading to the spine. Minor scuffing and soiling. Paper toned in the interior. Seller Inventory # 007872