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HIDEBOUND. Want a gift for someone who always has an eye on the market? John Wiley & Sons has published leather-bound editions of two classics: Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefevre and Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits by Philip A. Fisher. Only 1,500 copies of each special edition are available, at $100 apiece. First published in 1923, Reminiscences is a 299-page fictionalized bio of high-flying speculator Jesse Livermore. In the 182-page Common Stocks, first published in 1958, Fisher, a pioneer of modern investment theory, tells how to identify long-term growth stocks.


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