Chicago: Open Court Publishing, 1894. First edition. 8vo, original purple cloth, gilt lettering. Frontis portrait. Slight scratch to the front board; coated endpapers a trifle spotted; a fine copy. Item #17620
With Trumbull’s pseudonym “Wheelbarrow” at the head of the title. Arguments on questions of national economics from the man who had worked as a railroad laborer before becoming a lawyer and state legislator: “While aspiring to more intellectual and higher work, his sympathies with the laboring classes never waned.” This copy with a cancel title.