David Hume: Writings on Economics.London: Nelson, 1955 Stock Code: 140063
First edition, first impression, of this collection of Hume's economics writings, edited and introduced by Eugene Rotwein, Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin. The work marks the first collected publication of the economic writings, consisting of nine of the twelve essays in his Political Discourses, and a small number of passages in his private letters to such correspondents as Smith, Montesquieu and Turgot.
Octavo. Original dark blue cloth, titles to spine in gilt. With dust jacket.
Very slight lean to spine, ends lightly bumped, binding firm, internally clean and fresh; a near-fine copy in the jacket, spine gently toned.
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