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Adam Smith

An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations. By Adam Smith, LL. D. and F. R. S. of London and Edinburgh: One of the Commissioners of his Majesty’s Customs in Scotland; and Formerly Professor of Moral Philosophy in the University of Glasgow. ...

Dublin: Printed for W. Colles, R. Moncrieffe, G. Burnet, W. Wilson, C. Jenkin, L. White, H. Whitestone, P. Byrne, J. Cash, W. M`Kenzie , 1785.
Volume numbers are recorded as they appear in the charging ledgers, and may not correspond to the number of volumes listed in the Library's 19th century catalogs.
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An inquiry into the nature and causes of the wealth of nations. By Adam Smith, LL. D. and F. R. S. of London and Edinburgh: One of the Commissioners of his Majesty’s Customs in Scotland; and Formerly Professor of Moral Philosophy in the University of Glasgow. ... Library Average
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Borrower Name Volume Date Out Date In Fine Transcribed
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Walter RutherfurdVolume 11/8/17901/18/1790Smith's Enquiry
Walter RutherfurdVolume 21/18/17901/22/1790"
John Stevens, Jr.Volume 22/3/17902/24/1790Smiths Enquiry
Cornelius I. BogartVolume 12/8/17902/22/1790Smiths Enquiry
John Stevens, Jr.Volume 12/24/17903/12/1790"
Cornelius I. BogartVolume 23/1/17903/3/1790Smiths Inquiry
John Stevens, Jr.Volume 23/12/17903/24/1790"
John Jordan MorganVolume 26/7/17906/14/1790Smiths Enquiry
John Jordan MorganVolume 16/21/17907/9/1790Smiths Enquiry
Israel WilkesVolume 17/12/17907/16/1790Smith's Enquiry
Israel WilkesVolume 27/13/17907/16/1790"
John ParsonsVolume 18/20/17908/23/1790Smith's Inquiry
John Jordan MorganVolume 28/25/17908/27/1790Smiths Enquiry
Peter OgilvieVolume 111/24/179012/9/1790Smiths Inquiry
William W. WoolseyVolume 11/15/17911/19/1791Smith's Inquiry
Abraham BrinckerhoffVolume 11/25/17912/9/1791Smiths Inquiry
Abraham BrinckerhoffVolume 22/9/17912/25/1791"
John Jordan MorganVolume 12/25/17913/11/1791Smiths inquiry
John G. LeakeVolume 16/16/17916/29/1791Smiths Inquiry
John G. LeakeVolume 26/29/17917/8/1791"
Francis ChildsVolume 16/30/17918/18/1791Smiths Enquiry
Matthew ClarksonVolume 18/15/17918/26/1791Smiths Inquiry
Walter RutherfurdVolume 28/15/17918/26/1791Smith's Enquiry
C. V. AllenVolume 19/8/17919/21/1791Smiths Wealth Nations
Christopher MillerVolume 19/28/179110/12/1791Smiths enquiry
Christopher MillerVolume 110/12/179110/26/1791" con
Christopher MillerVolume 210/26/179111/9/17916d"
Christopher MillerVolume 111/9/179111/25/1791"
John Graham Jr.Volume 112/27/17911/6/1792Smiths Inquiry
John Graham Jr.Volume 21/6/17921/27/1792"
Morgan Lewis2/16/17923/29/1792Smiths Inquiry 1 & 2
James Roosevelt3/29/17924/3/1792Smiths Wealth Nations
Edward GreswoldVolume 14/4/17924/25/1792Wealth Nation
Benjamin SeixasVolume 18/28/17998/28/1799Smiths Inquiry
John WoodVolume 18/28/17999/2/1799Smiths Inquiry
John R. MurrayVolume 12/24/18003/24/1800Smiths Inquiry
James B. ClarkeVolume 18/26/180010/13/1800Smiths Inquiry
George CodwiseVolume 111/26/180012/3/1800Smiths Inq
William PauldingVolume 14/9/18014/23/1801Smiths Inquiry
William PauldingVolume 14/23/18015/18/18018d"
William BleeckerVolume 15/28/18016/23/18014dSmith's Inquiry
Peter IrvingVolume 17/1/18017/13/1801Smiths Inquiry
George Christian AnthonVolume 18/24/18019/9/1801Smith's Inquiry
George Christian AnthonVolume 19/9/18019/29/1801"
Charles RhindVolume 110/31/180111/23/18018dSmiths Inquiry
Charles RhindVolume 210/31/180111/23/18018dSmiths Inquiry
Charles RhindVolume 111/23/180112/14/1801"
Charles RhindVolume 211/23/180112/14/1801"
Charles RhindVolume 11/5/18021/18/1802Smiths Inquiry
Charles RhindVolume 21/5/18021/18/1802Smiths Inquiry
Peter Van Tuyl5/7/18025/28/1802Smiths Weath Nat
Peter Van TuylVolume 25/28/18025/29/1802"
William GreenVolume 28/26/18029/6/1802Smith's Inquiry
William GreenVolume 29/6/18029/9/1802"
Jacobus FineVolume 110/18/18028/30/1802Smiths Inquiry
John AtkinsonVolume 11/14/18031/31/1803Smith's Inquiry
John AtkinsonVolume 12/1/18032/12/1803"
John AtkinsonVolume 12/12/18032/26/1803"
Abraham VarickVolume 12/22/18033/4/1803Smiths Inquiry
Isaac BurrVolume 14/28/18035/7/1803Wealth Nations
Richard RikerVolume 16/1/18036/21/1803Smiths Inquiry
Richard RikerVolume 26/1/18036/21/1803Smiths Inquiry
George GosmanVolume 16/26/18038/19/18038dSmiths Inquiry
Henry RutgersVolume 17/12/18037/25/1803Smiths Enquiry
George GosmanVolume 28/19/180311/10/1803"
Andrew MitchellVolume 12/9/18042/13/1804Smiths Enquiry
Archibald McLeanVolume 12/28/18043/21/1804Smiths Wealth Nat
Archibald McLeanVolume 22/28/18043/21/1804Smiths Wealth Nat
Archibald McLeanVolume 13/21/18044/11/1804Smiths Wealth Nat
Archibald McLeanVolume 23/21/18044/11/1804Smiths Wealth Nat
James Watson, Jr.Volume 14/21/18045/11/1804Smiths Inquiry
James Watson, Jr.Volume 24/21/18045/11/1804Smiths Inquiry
James Watson, Jr.Volume 15/11/18046/8/18042/4"
James Watson, Jr.Volume 25/11/18046/8/18042/4"
Peter HegemanVolume 16/28/18047/18/1804Smith's Inquiry
Peter HegemanVolume 26/28/18047/18/1804Smith's Inquiry
Garret H. Van WagenenVolume 18/1/18048/11/1804Smiths Inquiry
Garret H. Van WagenenVolume 28/1/18048/11/1804Smiths Inquiry
Christian BerghVolume 12/4/18052/26/1805Smiths Inquiry
Benjamin StrongVolume 22/14/18052/20/1805Smiths Inquiry
Cornelius CadleVolume 14/9/18055/2/18052dSmiths Inquiry
Cornelius CadleVolume 25/2/18055/18/1805"
Jonathan Laurence, Jr.Volume 18/17/18059/5/1805Smiths Inquiry
Jonathan Laurence, Jr.Volume 28/17/18059/5/1805Smiths Inquiry
John Le ConteVolume 18/26/18059/7/1805Smiths Wealth
John Le ConteVolume 28/26/18059/7/1805Smiths Wealth
John Le ConteVolume 38/26/18059/7/1805Smiths Wealth
John Le ConteVolume 19/7/180511/5/1805"
John Le ConteVolume 29/7/180511/5/1805"
John Le ConteVolume 39/7/180511/5/1805"
Edmund SeamanVolume 111/5/180511/22/1805Smiths Wealth
Edmund SeamanVolume 211/5/180511/22/1805Smiths Wealth
Edmund SeamanVolume 311/5/180511/22/1805Smiths Wealth
Edmund SeamanVolume 111/22/180512/19/1805"
Edmund SeamanVolume 211/22/180512/19/1805"
Edmund SeamanVolume 311/22/180512/19/1805"
Edmund SeamanVolume 212/19/18051/2/1806"
Edmund SeamanVolume 312/19/18051/2/1806"
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