Very Good / Very Good. Item #002842
Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1950. First Edition. Octavo; x + 724pp, including index. Printed green lettering on beige dust jacket. Green cloth binding with black panel on spine and gold lettering. Publisher's dated "Advance Copy" review slip laid in at front. Dust jacket complete and unclipped; three closed tears to top edge; chips missing at bottom of spine; jacket spine and edges tanned; light water mark on bottom third of jacket; nearly imperceptible transfer to cloth binding, which is otherwise unsoiled and undarkened. Light edgewear to cloth. Slight water stain to bottom fore-edge of textblock; no warping.
Millis, a renowned economist and educator in the first half of the 20th century, was part of the founding leadership of the NLRB, serving as its chairman throughout World War II. Co-author Clark Brown was the leading mid-century economist and specialist on Soviet labor and labor relations, a groundbreaking pioneer for her gender at the time.