An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
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Title:
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 012716

Author: Smith, Adam
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Printed for A. Strahan; and T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies
Place: London
Year: 1796
Edition: Eighth Edition

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

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Size: Octavo (standard book size). 3-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is sound. Previous owner's name in ink on front end papers and title pages. All three volumes: full gilt-stamed leather with red spine labels; Volume I: (x), 499 pages; Volume II: (vi), 518 pages plus 5-page Appendix; Volume III: (vii), 465 pages plus Index. This is the eighth edition of Adam Smith's most revered work, originally published in 1776. In the Wealth of Nations, Smith lays the ground work for the modern free market economy and details the concept of the division of labor. All volumes: Covers worn, especially at edges, hinges starting to crack, foxing/staining throughout, still highly readable, slight musty smell. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 5 lbs 8 oz. Category: Economics; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 012716.