Spiegel, Henry W., editorTHE RISE OF AMERICAN ECONOMIC THOUGHT Philadelphia/New York: Chilton Company--Book Division, (1960). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in blue linen with gilt titles stamped to the spine; in a very good plus dust jacket with tiny tears to the upper edges and a one-inch tear accompanied by numerous creases to the upper front edge. Focusing on significant phases of intellectual and economic history, this documentary story begins in the seventeenth century with the Puritans and finishes in 1885 with the founding of the American Economic Association. 202 pages; bibliography; index.