Very Good. Item #7614
New York: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1950. Second Edition. Signed by Prochnow to Martin with inscription, "To William McChesney Martin, Who is making a significant contribution to American banking. Herbert V. Prochnow. 9/20/51." Martin was the longest serving Chairman of the Federal Reserve, serving under five Presidents and holding the post until January, 1970. Prochnow, in addition to his career as a banking executive, was a noted toastmaster and wrote several books on public speaking.
Octavo. 742 pages. Charts and graphs throughout. Blue cloth stamped in gilt. No dust jacket.
Light edgewear to boards; corners bumped; some light spotting. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.