6 VOLUMES FROM HIS LIBRARY, COMPRISING:
Smith, Adam. Wealth of Nations. Volume 2. London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1915. 8vo, everyman's edition, reprint, olive cloth, spine gilt
Jacobson, David L. (editor). The English Libertarian Heritage. Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1965. 8vo, FIRST EDITION, with ownership signature and ink stamp of Hayek on front free endpaper, underlinings throughout, occasional marginalia, 13 manuscript index cards loosely inserted relating to the text, tan cloth;
Bartley, William Warren (III). Wittgenstein. Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1973. 8vo, FIRST EDITION, occasional marginalia, blue cloth, dust-jacket;
Nishiyama, C. and Kurt R. Leube (editors). The Essence of Hayek. Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 1984. 8vo, FIRST EDITION, HAYEK’S OWNERSHIP SIGNATURE, presentation copy, presented to Hayek by the Hoover Institute “in honour of his eighty-fifth birthday”, corrections and annotations to biographical introduction, occasional underlining and marginalia, additional presentation sheet tipped onto half-title, original grey cloth gilt, dust-jacket
Robbins, Lionel. The Great Depression. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1934. 8vo, reprint, occasional marginalia throughout (not in Hayek’s hand), blue cloth, spine gilt;
Robinson, Joan. Essays in the Theory of Employment. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited., 1937. 8vo, FIRST EDITION, Manchester University Library stamp, earlier ownership signature in pencil (“Goldstone”), underlining, occasional marginalia (not in Hayek’s hand), maroon cloth, spine gilt;
*Please note, the Lionel Robbins volume in this lot was purchased by the family posthumously, and did not belong to Friedrich von Hayek, as previously stated. The occasional marginalia in the Joan Robinson volume is not in Hayek’s hand.
*Cataloguing updated 18.03.2019
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All with minor soiling and wear to boards. Wealth of Nations hinges starting. Dust-jackets with some wear and discolouration.
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