Item #65823 An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. A New Edition: comprehending A Life of the Author, and A View of the Doctrine of Smith compared with that of the French Economists. Adam SMITH.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. A New Edition: comprehending A Life of the Author, and A View of the Doctrine of Smith compared with that of the French Economists.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. A New Edition: comprehending A Life of the Author, and A View of the Doctrine of Smith compared with that of the French Economists.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. A New Edition: comprehending A Life of the Author, and A View of the Doctrine of Smith compared with that of the French Economists.

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. A New Edition: comprehending A Life of the Author, and A View of the Doctrine of Smith compared with that of the French Economists.

Glasgow: At the University Press, 1805. [Economics] Complete in three volumes. Octavo (21 x 14cm), [Vol.I] pp.[iv]; iv; lvi; 360; [Vol.II] pp.[ii]; iv; vi; 512; [4], Appendix; [Vol.III]; pp.[11]; ii; 448 [52], Index. Contemporary brown acid-stained patterned calf boards, re-backed to style circa 1890s in brown calf, with gilt titles to red and black labels, and further gilt decoration to spines. Contents clean, free from ownership marks, bindings gently aged, gilt to spine a little rubbed. An attractive, natural set. An important Scottish printing (with a Glasgow imprint), being the first edition to contain "The Life of the Author", preceding the more familiar Edinburgh edition with The Life (printed for William Creech), published the following year. Item #65823

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