DescriptionAdam Smith. Inquiry into ... the Wealth of Nations. Hartford: 1804. Third American edition.
Smith's Great Work of Economics
Adam Smith. Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. Hartford: Oliver D. Cooke, 1804.
Third American edition, based upon the fourth London edition. Two octavo volumes. 387 and 415 pages, respectively.
Contemporary leather with gilt morocco spine title labels and volume numbers. Bindings worn and rubbed, with some loss, front joint of volume 1 cracked but holding on. Volume 2 with sprinkled edges, volume 1 with plain edges. Scattered minor foxing and toning throughout. Previous owner's ink name and date to preliminary blank. A very good set.
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