Adam Smith

There is an interesting connection between Priscilla’s interest and knowledge of the work of Adam Smith and her grandson Edward Gibbon. As noted below she began her book Reflections on the Present Condition of the Female Sex quoting Adam Smith.

Between 1835 and 1839 Edwerd Gibbon Wakefield prepared a new edition of the Wealth of Nations with his own commentaries published in four volumes.

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