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Providence, R.I: J. Hutchens, 1830. Quarter-cloth--marbled boards. Good +. 48mo (3 1/2" tall), 200 pages, gilt spine titles on black quarter-leathe rover marbled boards. A good + sturdy hardcover, covers worn, darkened, with fore-corner tips through to boards; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed, with light foxing throughout, rear endpaper missing.
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Systematic Sociology : an introduction to the study of society

by Karl Mannheim

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York, New York: Grove Press-Evergreen, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xxii + 169 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, cover lightly soiled by foxing; binding tight, paper cream white.
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Plato's Republic [Modern Library 153] (The Ideal Commonwealth)

by Plato; translated by B. Jowett

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c. 1966
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New York, New York: Modern Library, c. 1966. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good-. 12mo, 7 1/4" tall, 397 pages, brick cloth. A very good, clean hard cover edition overall with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with some notation on the rear flyleaf. In a good moderately worn dust… Read more
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The Last Days of Socrates [Penguin L37]

by Plato: translated by Hugh Tredennick

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1957
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London, England: Penguin Books, 1957. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo, 7" tall, 168 pages, stiff brown and biege wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper moderately yellowed with slight foxing to the top fore-edge.
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The Confessions of Jean-Jacques Rousseau [Penguin L33]

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau: translated by J. M. Cohen

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1954
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London, England: Penguin Books, 1954. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo, 7" tall, 606 pages, stiff green and biege wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover edition with moderate shelf wear, slight darkening to the spine with some chipping to the bottom edge; binding tight, paper moderately yellowed .
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New York, New York: Macmillan Publishing, 1982-1983. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. 2 individual vols. Small quarto, 8 1/2" tall, 84 + 113 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear, but light color fading; binding tight, paper cream white.
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Lest Freedom Fail: the keystone of liberty is the voluntary performnce of social obligations

by Nathan Ayer Smyth

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Published
1940
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First Edition
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New York, New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1940. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 138 pages, black titles on red cloth. A near fine clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. In a moderately worn dust jacket.
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The Republic of Plato. (Everyman's Library # 64)

by Plato; A.D. Lindsay (editor)

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1937
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New York, New York: Everyman's Library / J. M. Dent / E.P. Dutton, 1937. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Originally published in 1906. Octavo, 6 3/4" tall, xlii + 325 pages + 16 ads, lime cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear over all but some roughing to the botton edge of the… Read more
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Oriental Philosophy

by Francis Grant

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Published
1936
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Very Good -
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First Edition
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New York, New York: Dial Press, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Octavo, 9 2/3" tall, xiv + 426 pages + 8 black and white photographic plates, gilt titles on red cloth. A very good minus, generally clean, sturdy hard cover with moderate shelf wear, light foxing to spine cloth, rubbing at the corners; interior very good,… Read more
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Objectivity, Communication, and the Foundation of Understanding

by Bruce Wayne McKinzie

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Published
1994
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780819195364
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Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, x + 158 pages, red boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. Without dustjacket.
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The Data of Ethics

by Herbert Spencer

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c. 1900
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New York, New York: Estes and Lauriat, c. 1900. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Originally published in 1879. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 334 pages, gilt tiles over brown cloth. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. A very good, clean hardcover edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding solid, paper clean and moderately yellowed.
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Contractarianism versus Holism : Reinterpreting Lock's Two Treatises of Government

by Zbigniew Rau

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Published
1995
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780819199300
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Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1995. First Edition. Paperback--trade. Near Fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, viii + 152 pages, maroon stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, paperback with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.
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Prefaces to Liberty: Selected Writings of John Stuart Mill

by John Stuart Mill; Bernard Wishy (editor)

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1957
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Boston, Massachusetts: Beacon Press, 1957. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. A portrait of the stalwart of liberalism--his life, his times, and his maturing philosophy. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, x + 367 pages, gray cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a very… Read more
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Adolphe (edition de J. H. Bornecque)

by B. Constant

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1966
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Paris, France: Editions Garnier Freres, 1966. Original Wraps. Very Good/Very Good. French text. 12mo, 7 1/4" tall, 332 pages, stiff wraps, A very good, clean, neat soft cover with little exterior wear, bindings tight, paper cream white, but some scattered marginal marking (near fine but for the marking) and the previous owner's name on the front endpaper.… Read more
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Intelligence in the Modern World: John Dewey's Philosophy [Modern Library Giant G-43];

by John Dewey; edited by Joseph Ratner

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Published
1939
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Good +
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New York, New York: Modern Library, 1939. Hardcover--cloth. Good +. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, xv + 1077 pages, gray cloth. A good +, clean, sturdy hard cover edition overall with minor shelf wear and rubbing, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, with the previous owner's bookplate on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket. This is one of… Read more
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Lesson's Learned from Other Lives

by B. O. Flower

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Published
1889
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Good
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First Edition
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Boston, Massachusetts: Spectator Publishing, 1889. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 255 pages, gilt titles on green cloth. A good, sturdy hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling, hinges cracked but secure, internal binding solid, paper moderately yellowed, with a few scattered pencil underlinging..
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Democratic Despotism

by Raoul E. Desvernine

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Published
1936
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First Edition
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New York, New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 243 pages, blue cloth. A near fine clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. In a bright, moderately worn dust jacket with price clipped.
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Sociocratic Escapades

by Francis Neilson

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Published
1934
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York, New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 319 pages, blue cloth. A very good clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear, slight color fading to the cloth of the spine; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white. Without worn dust jacket .
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The Human Touch

by Michael Frayn

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Published
2007
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Near Fine/Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780805081480
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New York, New York: Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 505 pages. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine dust jacket with the original price.
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A Book of Elements; Reflections on the Middle-Class Days

by Michael Novak; illustrated by Karen Laub-Novak

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Published
1972
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Near Fine / Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780070737518
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New York, New York: Herder and Herder, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 147 pages, black cloth; b&w illustrations. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition with little shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine dust jacket with light wear, with the original… Read more
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