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Selections from The Writings of Thomas Paine, including Age of Reason, Common Sense, Rights of Man, etc.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Carlton House: 1938

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 038994

Condition: Near Fine


Two-tone blue cloth, gilt on red titles. Minor shelf wear, text block edges a bit dulled by age. Former owner's book plate mounted on lower front pastedown. [v],298 pp. Selections from Common Sense, American Crisis, Rights of Man, Dissertation on First Principles of Government, Age of Reason, and Letter to George Washington. Very scarce gold dust jacket is rubbed along edges, with minor chipping to spine extremities, and creasing to lower spine panel, now in mylar. ... View more info

Deutsche Welt thu' einmal wegen der Philosophie und Geistlichkeit die Augen auf: oder Beytrage uber mechselseitige Verhaltnisse der Philosophie und Religion, des Staates, der Kirche, der Strafgerechtigkeit und Bildung -- Verbesserung der Geistlichkeit, der offentlichen Verarmung und Verhutung derselben. Zwey Theile. [2 Teile in einem Band]

By: N/A

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Germanien [Manneim, Germany?], Löffler?: 1807

Seller ID: 045109

Condition: Good


Marbled paper covered boards. Joints rubbed with surface loss, rubbing with exposure at corners. Chipped with modest loss at spine extremities. Minor surface rubbing. x,279,xi,221,[3] pp. Firm binding. Front endsheets contain former owner's notes in Kurrentschrift, with stamped signature on main title. Interior nicely intact, with occasional toning. No publisher indicated, attributed to Löffler in Mannheim. View more info

Immanuel Kant: Festschrift zur Zweiten Jahrhundertfeier Seines Geburtstages

By: Albertus-Universitat in Konigsberg

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Dieterich'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045106

ISBN: B009UK61QI

Condition: Near Fine


SOFTCOVER. Stiff brown wraps lettered in black, deckled text block edges, unopened (uncut) along top edges. Firm, square binding with one light stress crease, minor chip at head of spine. 16,13,40,34,14,21,26,25,36,32,[2] pp., each article separately paginated. View more info

Nietzsche und das Dritte Reich

By: Algermissen, Prof. Dr. Konrad

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Celle (fruher Hannover), Germany, Verlag Joseph Giesel: 0

Seller ID: 037460

Condition: Very Good


Booklet, tan wraps, lettered in black. 32 pp. Somewhat toned, with mild handling wear. Text in German. Undated, but clearly an early printing. View more info

Truth, Myth, and Symbol

By: Altizer, Thomas J. J., William A. Beardslee, and J. Harvey Young (editors)

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Spectrum/Prentice-Hall: 1962

Seller ID: MYTH0050

Condition: Near Fine


Light shelf/edge wear, light front cover corner crease. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. x,170 pp. View more info

The Symphony of Life

By: Andrews, Donald Hatch

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lee's Summit, MO, Unity Books: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026989

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slightly rubbed at head of spine, slightly bumped top front corner. Short news clipping mounted on front pastedown. Color illus. dust jacket is trimmed (approx. 1/2" shorter than binding), otherwise Near Fine with only slight shelf wear, now in mylar. 423 pp. View more info

Following Form and Function: A Philosophical Archaeology of Life Science

By: Asma, Stephen T.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Evanston, IL, Northwestern University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016519

ISBN: 081011397X

Condition: Fine


Northwestern University Studies in Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy. Gray cloth, lettered in silver foil. As issued. xiii,232 pp. View more info

The Philosophy of No: A Philosophy of the New Scientific Mind

By: Bachelard, Gaston; G. C. Waterston (transl.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, The Orion Press: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044345

ISBN: B0006BUK3U

Condition: Very Good


Light brown cloth, lettered in gold foil and black. Slight binding lean, text block edges a bit dulled by age. A few instances of underlining through p. 9, otherwise unmarked and Near Fine. Black dust jacket lightly rubbed along edges, with slight surface rubbing, now in mylar. xii,125 pp. Stated first ptg. (thus: first English-language edition). View more info

The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Ld. Verulam, Viscount St. Albans [Francis Bacon]

By: Bacon, Francis

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mount Vernon, NY, Peter Pauper Press:

Seller ID: 014754

Condition: Near Fine


Reprinted from the De Luxe Artists' Editions of the Peter Pauper Press. Light gray 1/4 cloth, patterned paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. A bit bumped at bottom corners, minor fading to upper portions of both covers, else nearly as issued. 230 pp. No slipcase. View more info

Measures of Science: Theological and Technological Impulses in Early Modern Thought

By: Barry, James, Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Evanston, IL, Northwestern University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016520

ISBN: 0810114240

Condition: Fine


Northwestern University Studies in Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy. Gray cloth, lettered in silver foil. As issued. xii,210 pp. View more info

Mr. Du Quesne and Other Essays

By: Beresford, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043220

ISBN: B001GJMBRY

Condition: Good


Orange cloth, lettered in gilt. Cloth shows areas of toning/darkening on both covers, browned spine panel, light surface rubbing. Lacking approx. 75% of front flyleaf, otherwise complete and intact. xi,212 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

The Nature of Thought - Volume I + Volume II [Complete in 2 Vols.] [Muirhead Library of Philosophy]

By: Blanshard, Brand

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033657

ISBN: 0041530020

Condition: Near Fine


Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in burgundy cloth, lettered in gold foil, Vol. I top text block edge dyed red (Vol. II not dyed). 654,[4] + 532,[2] pp. Top corners of Vol. II slightly bumped, otherwise as issued. Both volumes show former owner's signature and date in pencil on front flyleaf. Dust jackets show mere hints of shelf wear, Vol. II DJ with price clipped front flap, otherwise nearly as issued, now in archival mylar. (I) 5th impression: 1969; (... View more info

The Consolation of Philosophy [Milestones of Thought]

By: Boethius; Whitney J. Oates (intro.); James J. Buchanan (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick Ungar Publishing Co.: 1957

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 043736

ISBN: B008GCW1CO

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff wraps. 2nd ptg.: 1961. [xi],67 pp. Slight shelf wear with a bit of rubbing along front joint, inked price on upper front cover and former owner's signature and name-stamp on upper main title. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. View more info

The Heritage of Symbolism

By: Bowra, C. M.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Schocken Books: 1961

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: MYTH0039

Condition: Very Good


Modest shelf/edge wear, a bit rubbed along joints. Square, uncreased binding. ix,232 pp. Scattered underlining, annotations through first 50 or so pages, then clean. View more info

Continental Drama: Calderon - Corneille - Racine - Moliere - Lessing - Schiller [Harvard Classics - Easton Press Millennium Edition]

By: Calderon, Corneille, Racine, Moliere, Lessing, and Schiller

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norwalk, CT, The Easton Press: 1994

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 022039

Condition: Fine


Dark red full leather, 5 raised binding bands; bordered, lettered, and with front and rear cover devices in gilt, silk page marker, silk endpapers, dentelled edges, all text block edges in gilt. As issued. Millennium Edition, one volume in the Easton Press re-issue of the Harvard Classics on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of its original publication. View more info

In Defence of Free Will and Other Philosophical Essays [Muirhead Library of Philosophy]

By: Campbell, C. A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London and New York, George Allen & Unwin Ltd./Humanities Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033692

Condition: Fine


Dark magenta cloth, lettered in gold foil. Approx. 1/2" circular mark on front cover cloth, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket shows slight shelf/edge wear, now in archival mylar. 280 pp. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Sartre [The Arguments of the Philosophers]

By: Caws, Peter; Ted Honderich (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London and Boston, Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038784

ISBN: 0710003145

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Exterior essentially as issued other than mild foxing to top text block edge. Internally, marginal markings in pen and pencil, no annotations. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear with slight toning along top edge, short closed tear at bottom rear corner, price clipped front flap, now in mylar. xiii,210 pp. View more info

The Analects of Confucius

By: Confucius; Arthur Waley (transl., annotations)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042137

Condition: Near Fine


Tan cloth, lettered in black. 4th ptg.: 1956. Portions of endpapers along both hinges are foxed, former owner's initials on upper front flyleaf, otherwise essentially as issued. Light blue dust jacket shows mild tanning along spine panel and flap folds, spine panel also with mild dampstaining and rubbing at crown, now in mylar. 268,[4] pp. View more info

Imagining Otherwise: Metapsychology and the Analytic A Posteriori

By: Cutrofello, Andrew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Evanston, IL, Northwestern University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016517

ISBN: 0810113996

Condition: Fine


Northwestern University Studies in Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy. Gray cloth, lettered in silver foil. As issued. xi,166 pp. View more info

Augustine's True Confession

By: d'Arbeloff, Natalie

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, NdA Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040881

ISBN: 0906487110

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. Slight shelf wear (new old inventory from Gotham Book Mart, New York), nearly as issued. [ii],108 pp., illus. throughout. Scarce. View more info

Chastisement Across the Ages: A Scientific Survey

By: d'Olbert, Gervas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Fortune Press: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045721

ISBN: B0000CJKUC

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slight soiling to text block edges, otherwise essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows typical toning, price-clipped front flap, now in mylar. 288 pp. View more info

The Science of Peace: An Attempt at an Exposition of the First Principles of the Science of the Self (Adhyatma-Vidya)

By: Das, Bhagavan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Adyar, Madras, India, Theosophical Publishing House: 1921

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 023421

Condition: Very Good


Gray cloth, lettered in white. Modest shelf wear, with mild soiling to cloth, a small area of lightening on upper front cover, corners mildly rubbed/bumped but not exposed. Front cover slightly bowed. Interior a bit dulled by age but otherwise intact. Former owner signature partially rubbed away on front flyleaf. xxi,432 pp. Scarce. View more info

Inductive Probability [International Library of Philosophy and Scientific Method]

By: Day, John Patrick

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London and New York, Routledge & Kegan Paul/Humanities Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033690

Condition: Fine


Dark red polished cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Former owner's signature and date on front flyleaf, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket shows minor shelf wear, slightly sunned spine panel, price clipped front flap, now in archival mylar. x,246,12 pp. View more info

Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter [Mémoires d'une jeune fille rangée]

By: de Beauvoir, Simone; James Kirkup (transl.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cleveland and New York, The World Publishing Co.: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 044549

ISBN: B001FVYHR0

Condition: Fine


Red cloth, lettered in gilt. Top text block edge a bit dulled by age, essentially as issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows sunned spine panel with a bit of rubbing to spine extremities and rear edges, now in mylar. 382 pp. Stated "Marlboro Book Club Edition," but a publisher's edition with priced ($5.00) front flap, 1st American. Nicely preserved, scarce. View more info

Force of Circumstance

By: de Beauvoir, Simone; Richard Howard (transl.)

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 044548

ISBN: B00V2JITB0

Condition: Fine


Red cloth, lettered in gilt, top text block edge stained red. Essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows approx. 1" x 1 1/4" area of loss at head of spine and upper front joint, otherwise only slight shelf wear, now in mylar. vii,658 pp. View more info