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(SMITH, Adam.) HAMILTON, William.

Poems on several Occasions.

Glasgow, Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1748 Stock Code: 125751
£3,750.00

Adam Smith's first appearance in print

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First edition of Hamilton's poems, with a preface by Adam Smith, his first appearance in print.

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Description

Octavo (151 x 90 mm). Contemporary speckled calf, double-line gilt rule border to boards, rebacked preserving the original spine, ruled gilt in compartments, new leather label.

Condition

Corners lightly worn. Authorship added to title page in a near contemporary hand; a very good copy.

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