The Resource A catalogue of the library of Adam Smith : author of the 'Moral sentiments' and 'The wealth of nations', edited with an introduction by James Bonar

A catalogue of the library of Adam Smith : author of the 'Moral sentiments' and 'The wealth of nations', edited with an introduction by James Bonar

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A catalogue of the library of Adam Smith : author of the 'Moral sentiments' and 'The wealth of nations'
Title
A catalogue of the library of Adam Smith
Title remainder
author of the 'Moral sentiments' and 'The wealth of nations'
Statement of responsibility
edited with an introduction by James Bonar
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1723-1790
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Smith, Adam
Illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z997
LC item number
.S64 1894
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
240.5
NAL item number
Sm5
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
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  • 1852-1941
  • 1850-1894
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  • Bonar, James
  • Gray, John Miller
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  • Smith, Adam
  • Early printed books
  • Rare books
  • Economics
  • Private libraries
Label
A catalogue of the library of Adam Smith : author of the 'Moral sentiments' and 'The wealth of nations', edited with an introduction by James Bonar
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • About 1000 entries, representing 2200 vols. (the entire collection estimated to have contained from 3000 to 5000 vols.) "Contributors: Rev. David Douglas Bannerman ... <above 450 entries> Rev. James Kennedy ... <nearly 200 entries> Professor R.O. Cunningham ... <about 200 entries> Queen's college, Belfast <about 100 entries> ..." [etc.]
  • The titles of those works directly referred to or quoted by Smith in any of his writings, are annotated in red
  • The introduction contains: 1. A history of the library; 2. List of Smith's works; 3. His will; 4. An unpublished paper, by John Miller Gray, on Portraits of Adam Smith <"may be taken as a supplement to his monograph on 'James and William Tassie' (Patterson, Edinburgh, 1894)">; 5. Adam Smith on portrait painting; 6. Analysis of the library and list of contributors to the catalogue
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 126 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
folded facsim., folded map)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A catalogue of the library of Adam Smith : author of the 'Moral sentiments' and 'The wealth of nations', edited with an introduction by James Bonar
Link
Publication
Note
  • About 1000 entries, representing 2200 vols. (the entire collection estimated to have contained from 3000 to 5000 vols.) "Contributors: Rev. David Douglas Bannerman ... <above 450 entries> Rev. James Kennedy ... <nearly 200 entries> Professor R.O. Cunningham ... <about 200 entries> Queen's college, Belfast <about 100 entries> ..." [etc.]
  • The titles of those works directly referred to or quoted by Smith in any of his writings, are annotated in red
  • The introduction contains: 1. A history of the library; 2. List of Smith's works; 3. His will; 4. An unpublished paper, by John Miller Gray, on Portraits of Adam Smith <"may be taken as a supplement to his monograph on 'James and William Tassie' (Patterson, Edinburgh, 1894)">; 5. Adam Smith on portrait painting; 6. Analysis of the library and list of contributors to the catalogue
  • Includes index
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 126 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
folded facsim., folded map)
Specific material designation
remote

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