Adam Smith's Library: A Catalogue by Hiroshi MizutaAdam Smith's Library: A Catalogue by Hiroshi Mizuta

Adam Smith's Library: A Catalogue

byHiroshi Mizuta

Hardcover | September 1, 2000

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Adam Smith is considered the founding father of economics. Yet to form an accurate picture of the theoretical basis of his work, it is necessary to know what influenced him. This book is the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to all the books which were in Adam Smith's library at the timeof his death. An invaluable reference work, this book will be of enormous interest to all those interested in the genesis of early economic thought.
Hiroshi Mizuta is Professor of Economics at Meijo University in Nagoya, Japan.
Title:Adam Smith's Library: A CatalogueFormat:HardcoverPublished:September 1, 2000Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198285906

ISBN - 13:9780198285908


Table of Contents

Introduction1. Formation of the library2. Dispersion of the library3. Reconstruction of the library4. The present catalogueThe CatalogueI. SubjectsII. Authors' presentation copies and Smith's subscription copiesIII. Places of publicationIV. Publishers, printers, and booksellersV. LocationsVI. Unidentified and unlocated terms