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1923 Reminiscences of a Stock Operator ~ Edwin Lefevre ~ 1st Ed. ~ Wall Street
Reminiscences of a Stock Operator Edwin Lefevre 1923 First Edition / First Printing A collectible near fine copy bound in the original publisher's ochre cloth, with the publishers logo on the title page and their colophon on the copyright page. Just a touch of wear to the covers. Previous owners name on the front free blank paper, sharp corners, straight boards, tight hinges and clean pages. One of the finest examples we have seen in years and very uncommon in nice condition. The popularity of this classic continues to grow among traders and investors. Reminiscences of a Stock Operator is a thinly disguised biography of Jesse Livermore, a remarkable character who first started speculating in New England bucket shops at the turn of the century. Livermore, who was banned from these shady operations because of his winning ways, soon moved to Wall Street where he made and lost his fortune several times over. What makes this book so valuable are the observations that Lefèvre records about investing, speculating, and the nature of the market itself. "Although a sizable portion of the book vividly describes the highs and lows of Livermore's exciting life, the meat of the book comes in the form of trading commandments that every successful trader can likely repeat even while asleep. These are the trading rules that have been passed down from mothers to daughters, fathers to sons, mentors to students. This is the book from which almost every subsequent general trading book is derived. If you have ever wondered where the trading rule 'Never average down' came from, just turn to page … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Wall Street Classics (wall_street_classics) [Missouri City, Texas, US]
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