Smith, Adam. Untersuchung über die Natur und die Ursachen des Nationalreichtums.

Breslau & Leipzig, W. G. Korn, 1810.

8vo. 3 vols. CIV, 412 pp. VIII, 631, (1) pp. VIII, 422 pp. Contemporary marbled boards with spine label.


Third German edition of this classic of economy, the first good German version (cf. Roscher). The translation, based on the fourth English edition, was prepared by Chr. Garve and A. Dörrien, including for the first time “Stewarts Nachricht von dem Leben und Schriften des Autors”.

Microfilmed by Research Publications in 1976; OCLC lists only 4 copies of the printed book.

Some browning due to paper, otherwise fine.

Kress B 5757. Humpert 12751. Roscher, 603. Cf. PMM 221.

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