Gunton Company, August 1903. FIRST EDITION. Priced 10 cents a copy (or $1 a year!). Overall good condition, cover shows some wear, chips along spine, covers all in one piece but separated from text body, pages are in good clean condition. Gunton, economist and editor, was the author of the influential, Wealth and Progress, which argued for the eight hour day. He believed in the partnership of labor and capital. He declared with equal fervor, "It is our industries that make us great” but that labor's wages were "…as elastic as human wants.capable of as much expansion as the social character of man." 188 pages.