Stock Image

Warren Buffett: The Good Guy of Wall Street

Kilpatrick, Andrew

143 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 155611334X / ISBN 13: 9781556113345
Published by Donald I. Fine, New York, 1992
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Black Falcon Books (Wellesley, MA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since July 23, 2012 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 20.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.50 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

First printing, full number line. Signed and dated by the author on the front endpaper: "Hope your finances are doing as well as Warren Buffett's! / Andy Kilpatrick / Nov. 28, 1992." Book is square and unmarked; corners sharp, tail of spine bumped. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (original price $24.00); Brodart protected. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006462

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Warren Buffett: The Good Guy of Wall Street

Publisher: Donald I. Fine, New York

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition

About this title


A portrait of a man with a talent for making money the old-fashioned way shows how practicing the values of quality, decency, and simplicity helped him to build the Berkshire Hathaway investment company into a multi-billion-dollar empire.

From Publishers Weekly:

Ranked eighth on Forbes magazine's list of the richest Americans, Warren Buffett (b. 1930) began investing in the stock market when he was only 11 years old, we learn from this unabashedly admiring biography. Kilpatrick, a business reporter for the Birmingham (Ala.) Post-Herald , portrays Buffett as so astute and highly principled a leader as to be "the one man" capable of saving giant brokerage firm Salomon Brothers when, after a potentially fatal scandal in 1991, Buffett was named Salomon's temporary CEO. Meanwhile Berkshire Hathaway, Buffett's modestly run investment firm, headquartered in his native Omaha, Neb., has outperformed the Dow averages consistently since its inception in 1965, when a share traded at $12-$13 (by the end of 1991, the share price was $9050, the highest on the New York Stock Exchange). Kilpatrick's story focuses entirely on finances. Although Buffett did not authorize this work, its hyperbolic and frankly partisan tone give it the feel of a press release.
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Black Falcon Books is an online seller with a broad range of titles, including fiction and nonfiction, hardcover and paperback, many of them signed by authors.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If
you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged)
or if the
order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30 days of the
estimated delivery
date. If you've changed your mind about a book that you've ordered, please use
the Ask
bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond within 2 business
Mark Mayell
27 Seaver St.
Wellesley, MA 02481
United State...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books
weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact
you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express