First edition, fourth printing of The Future of Industrial Man by Peter F. Drucker, in scarce dust jacket.
Octavo, 298pp. Black cloth, title printed on spine. Top edge yellow. Stated “fourth impression” on copyright page. Light wear along bottom edge, bumped bottom corners. Clean text, no ownership inscriptions. In scarce dust jacket, $2.50 retail price on front flap, “fourth printing” on front flap, archival repairs to folds at spine, faint toning to spine, an excellent example.
One of the key works from professor and business consultant, Peter F. Drucker. The Future of Industrial Man was his second book, a follow-up to The End of Economic Man (1939). His third book, Concept of the Corporation (1946), was published four years later.