Very Good / Very Good. Item #5498
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1954. First Edition. Octavo. 192 pages. Inscribed by author to economist Herbert J. Cummings on front free endpaper with inscription, "For Herbert Cummings / From an old / colleague and / friend, with / kindly memories / Adolf A Berle Jr / November 1954."
Berle was a member of FDR's "Brain Trust," and wrote the highly influential book, The Modern Corporation and Private Property.
Unclipped dust jacket is moderately creased throughout and worn along edges, with chipping to corners and spine ends. Green boards with spine stamped in silver. Spine ends are a tad worn and nudged. Wear at corners. Spine lightly rolled, but binding is sound. Toning to endpapers and cutout of a review of book laid in at rear. Some underlining in green pen.