Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Co., State Printers, 1886. First separate edition, having also appeared in the Massachusetts Bureau of Statistics of Labor. 8vo, original printed wrappers, 110 pages, partially unopened. Wrappers somewhat dust-soiled an a little worn; some dust-soiling to the title page; a very good copy. Item #11749
From the respected statistician and author on labor subjects, a detailed study of co-operative societies. Includes a host of statistical detail, as well as notes on the applicability of such societies in American communities, with an especial look at the Arlington Co-Operative Association in Lawrence, Mass.