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Adam Smith

Recherches Sur La Nature Et Les Causes De La Richesse Des Nations, Traduites De L’Anglois D’Adam Smith: Par Le Citoyen Blavet

Paris. Imprimerie de Laran, An.9, 1800-1801

4 volumes, octavo, contemporary quarter calf and blue marbled boards, a little scuffed, spines lettered gilt, pp. Xxvii + 500; (4) + 521; (4) + 460; (4) + 436; with the four half titles, first two leaves of volume I foxed, otherwise a good copy.

Kress B4271. Goldsmith 17863. Vanderblue p.25.

The second edition revised of Roucher's translation, first published in 1791-1792.

Price- £250

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