SMITH, Adam.

The Whole Works.

In five volumes. A new edition, with a life of the author.

London: Printed for J. Richardson and Co., Thomas Tegg, [& 8 others in London], A. Allardice, Edinburgh, and R. Griffin and Co., Glasgow, 1822 Stock Code: 139484
£3,500.00

In contemporary green calf

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An attractive set of Smith's collected works, the first collected edition in duodecimo format, the second overall following the octavo collected edition of 1811-2. The collection includes both the Wealth of Nations and the Theory of Moral Sentiments, among other works.

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Description

5 volumes, duodecimo (174 x 101 mm). Contemporary green calf, twin red morocco labels, spines gilt in compartments, covers bordered with gilt and blind rolls, gilt turn-ins, green endpapers, marbled edges.

Condition

A few minor pencilled notes. Top label of vol. I peeling slightly, a little rubbed, light wear at extremities with tips recoloured and strengthened, some light foxing to contents, minor running stain at foot towards end of vol. III. A very good copy.

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