Very Good / Good. Item #6534
Washington, DC: Public Affairs Press, 1954. Presumed First Edition with no additional printings listed. Signed by Czerwonky to Martin with inscription, "To Wm. McC. Martin, Jr., / with the sincere regards / of the author. / Hugo E. Czerwonky." William McChesney Martin, Jr. was the longest serving Chairman of the Federal Reserve, serving under five Presidents and holding the post until January 1970.
Octavo. 198 pages. Illustrated dust jacket over black boards with gilt lettering. Front jacket flap cleanly detached along fold but present. Jacket otherwise shows a diagonal chip at top back corner with a few shallow tears along edges. Boards are sturdy with a small bump at bottom back edge and a thin line of paper residue on front. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.