Cambridge: Harvard University Press 1961. Later printing. xii, , 447 pages. 8vo. Red cloth gilt. Dust jacket chipped at head/tail spine, worn at corners. Sticker mark on front flyleaf. Spine darkened, dampstained at base. Dj marked Sixth printing. UCLA student store in rear. INSCRIBED "For Malcolm Dole, Paul A. Samuelson, Los Angeles, January 1966" on title page. Occasioanl light pencil notations and underlining. Uncommon signed. Very Good / Good. Cloth. 
Paul A. Samuelson was the first American awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1970. He was awarded the prize "for the scientific work through which he has developed static and dynamic economic theory and actively contributed to raising the level of analysis in economic science."
The first edition of this classic text was published in 1947.