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This edition was published in by H. Regnery Co. in Chicago.

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Adam Smith's The Wealth of Nations was recognized as a landmark of human thought upon its publication in 1776. As the first scientific argument for the principles of political economy, it is the point of departure for all subsequent economic thought. Smith's theories of capital accumulation, growth, and secular change, among others, continue to be influential in modern economics. This reprint of Edwin Cannan's definitive 1904 edition of The Wealth of Nations includes Cannan's famous introduction, notes, and a full index, as well as a new preface written especially for this edition by the distinguished economist George J. Stigler. Mr. Stigler's preface will be of value for anyone wishing to see the contemporary relevance of Adam Smith's thought.

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The Wealth of Nations
2010, Harriman House
eBook in English
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An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
2010, University of Chicago Press
Electronic resource in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
2008, Arc Manor
in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1998, Regnery Pub.
in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1994, Modern Library
in English
Cover of: An Inquiry intothe nature and causes of the wealth of nations
An Inquiry intothe nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1993, Oxford University Press
in English - Selected ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations: [selections]
1993, Hackett Pub. Co.
in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1990, Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.
in English - 2nd ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1985, Random House
in English - 1st ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1981, Liberty Classics
in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1978, Franklin Library
in English - A limited ed.
Cover of: Der Wohlstand der Nationen
Der Wohlstand der Nationen: eine Untersuchung seiner Natur und seiner Ursachen
1978, Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
in German / Deutsch
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1976, Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press
in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1976, University of Chicago Press
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1966, Printed for W. Strahan and T. Cadell, A. M. Kelley
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1913, G. Routledge & sons, limited, E.P. Dutton and co.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1896, G. Bell & sons
in English - Reprinted from the 6th ed., with an introduction by Ernest Belfort Bax.
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1880, Clarendon Pr
in English - 2nd edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1880, Clarendon Pr
in English - 2nd edition.
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1850, A. and C. Black, Longman, Brown, Green, & Longmans
Microform in English - 4th ed., corr. and improved.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1846, A. & C. Black, and W. Tait; [etc., etc.]
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1828, Printed for A. Black and W. Tait
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1822, Printed for G. Walker, J. Akerman, E. Edwards
- New ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.: Vol. 1
1822, Printed for G. Walker, J. Akerman, E. Edwards
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1818, Cooke & Hale
Microform in English - New ed., with additions.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1816, D. Hanna
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1811, Printed for Oliver D. Cooke
Microform in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1804, Printed for Oliver D. Cooke
Microform in English - New ed., with additions.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1802, Printed by A. Strahan for T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies
- Tenth edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1801, J. Decker, # frères
in English - [4th]
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1799, Printed for A. Strahan [et al]
- 9Th ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1799, Printed for A. Strahan, and T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies
in English - 9th ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1799, Printed for A. Strahan, and T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies
in English - 9th ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1796, Printed by Thomas Dobson ...
in English - A new edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1796, Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, no. 41, S. Second Street.
Microform in English - A new edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1796, Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, no. 41, S. Second Street.
Microform in English - A new edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1793, A. Strahan and T. Cadell
in English - 7th ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.: Vol. 1
1793, Printed by William Porter, for G. Burnet, L. White, [etc.]
in English - 5th ed., with additions.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1789, Printed for Thomas Dobson ...
in English - A new edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1789, Printed for Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, in Second Street.
Microform in English - A new edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1789, A. Strahan and T. Cadell
in English - 5th ed., vol. II
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1789, A. Strahan and T. Cadell
in English - 5th ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1789, Printed for Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, in Second Street.
Microform in English - A new edition.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1789, Printed for Thomas Dobson, at the stone house, in Second Street.
Electronic resource - A new edition
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1786, Printed for A. Strahan; and T. Cadell
- 4th ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.: Vol. 2
1778, Printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell
- 2d ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
1778, Printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell
in English - 2d ed.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1776, W. Strahan and T. Cadell
Microform in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations
1776, Printed for W. Strahan; and T. Cadell ...
in English
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations.
Publish date unknown, Encyclopaedia Britannica

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The Wealth of Nations

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Adam Smith's The Wealth of Nations was recognized as a landmark of human thought upon its publication in 1776. As the first scientific argument for the principles of political economy, it is the point of departure for all subsequent economic thought. Smith's theories of capital accumulation, growth, and secular change, among others, continue to be influential in modern economics. This reprint of Edwin Cannan's definitive 1904 edition of The Wealth of Nations includes Cannan's famous introduction, notes, and a full index, as well as a new preface written especially for this edition by the distinguished economist George J. Stigler. Mr. Stigler's preface will be of value for anyone wishing to see the contemporary relevance of Adam Smith's thought.

An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations

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This edition was published in by H. Regnery Co. in Chicago.


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"A Gateway edition."

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Wealth of nations.

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