Item #67083 An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions. Adam SMITH.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions.
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions.

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The Third Edition, With Additions.

London: Printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell, in The Strand, 1784. [Economics] FIRST OCTAVO EDITION, also the first triple-decker (previously published as two quartos in 1776 and 1778), being the third edition overall. Three volumes, complete. Octavo (22 x 14cm), pp.viii; 499; [1], blank; pp.vi; 518; [5], Appendix; [1], blank; pp.vi; 465; [1], blank; [49], Index; [1], Advertisement. Original full polished brown calf, expertly re-spined to style. Contents clean, but for some minor expected reading marks. Engraved armorial bookplates to each pastedown, boards nicely aged, spines as new. A fine example of this scarce and important edition of Adam Smith's pioneering work on political economy, with significant new material including a new chapter entitled "The Conclusion of the Mercantile System." Item #67083

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