London, The Economist Office, 1939. Small folio. Bound with the original wrappers in comtemporary half cloth with. Entire volume 135, April - June, 1939, of The Economist. Binding with minor wear, otherwise fine and clean. Pp. VIII, 756, 17-24.
Original printing of The Economist - the most important and influential economic journal worldwide - from the year 1939 where Hitler invaded Poland and thereby initiated The Second World War.