Adam Smith Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))


Ross, Ian Simpson. The Life of Adam Smith. Oxford, England: Clarendon Press, 1995, 495 p.

A biography that includes discussion of Smith's writings and their critical reception. Ross, one of the editors of The Glasgow Edition of the Works and Correspondence of Adam Smith, provides a bibliography of primary and secondary sources.


Blaug, Mark. Economic Theory in Retrospect. 4th ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985, 737 p.

A history of economic theory from mercantilist times to the twentieth century, with a...

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