Smiths Wealth of Nations first edition to beat 77500 estimate

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2015-07-06 16:13:44

A first edition of Adam Smith's monumentally influential 1776 Wealth of Nations is about to come up for auction. "A nation's wealth is not the quantity of gold and silver in its vaults, but the total of its production and commerce - what today we would call gross national product." Someone seems to have forgotten that part somewhere along the way!
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AntiqueLover

2015-07-06 16:13:44

The estimate is ridiculously low!

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dj

2015-07-06 16:13:44

I'm surprised at the estimate too!




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