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Dissertatio Juris Publici de Triade Politica Imperii Lege Nostra Non Recepta, quam annuente summo numine, en auctoritate rectoris magnifici Petri Hofmanni Peerlkamp ... amplissimi senatus academici consensu et noblissimae facultatis juridicae decreto pro gradu doctorate summisque in Jure Romano et Hodierno honoribus ac privilegiis In Academia Lugdano-Batava rite ac legitime consequendis publico ac solemni examini submittit Gerhardus Davides Jordens Daventria-Transisalanus as diem XVII Decembris MDCCCXXXVIII, hora I-II - in auditorio majori
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Dissertatio Juris Publici de Triade Politica Imperii Lege Nostra Non Recepta, quam annuente summo numine, en auctoritate rectoris magnifici Petri Hofmanni Peerlkamp ... amplissimi senatus academici consensu et noblissimae facultatis juridicae decreto pro gradu doctorate summisque in Jure Romano et Hodierno honoribus ac privilegiis In Academia Lugdano-Batava rite ac legitime consequendis publico ac solemni examini submittit Gerhardus Davides Jordens Daventria-Transisalanus as diem XVII Decembris MDCCCXXXVIII, hora I-II - in auditorio majori

By Peerlkamp, Petri Hofmanni

J de Lange, Deventer, 1838. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 124 pages (complete). In Latin and Dutch. A handsome copy. Full leather with blind stamped decoration fore and aft, stamped gilt decorative borders. The boards have wear about the edges, corners and seams. The boards are a little scuffed, rubbed and a little marked from handling and storage. However, the boards are steady and healthy. The papertrims are gilded (agleam). The contents are most pleasing. Previous owner annotation on the first free page. The pages are firm, thick, healthy, rich, clean, clear, neat, fresh - as if barely touched!! fk

$90.00

Contemporary Mind - Some Modern Answers
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Contemporary Mind - Some Modern Answers

By Sullivan, J W N

Humphrey Toumlin, London, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Poor. 188 pages (complete. A comfortable, RARE copy of this book by the scientific philosopher, J W N Sullivan. He was a close friend of the unconvential thinker and occultist, Aleister Crowley who encouraged his interest in metaphysical science. Through this Sullivan was also friends with Huxley, Einstein and Schrodinger, H G Wells, Planck and Levy. This book was the result of a journey to Berlin to investigate the ideas and scientific theologies of his friends and his intelligence. The paper dustjacket has been sunned, it has wear, scuffing, light marks. It is comfortable and secure. The boards have some light storage wear about the edges; the corners have been knocked. The contents are pleasing. They are sprinkled with neat, pencilled annotations from a previous owner (signature on the frontispage). The early and later pages are speckled with foxing. By far, however, the pages are agreeably healthy, clean, clear, careful, certain, sound. fk

$200.00

Grundfragen der Naturwissenschaft: Aufsatze zur einer Wissenschaft des Atherischen - Beitrage zur Anthroposophie 5

By Adams, George

Verlag Freies Geistesleben, Stuttgart, 1979. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 144 pages (complete). In German throughout. A benign copy. The covers have marks, wear from handling and storage. They are comfortable and sure. The contents are certain, clean, clear, cerebral. fk

$10.00

Der Unvollendete: Skizze eines Geistesbildes von Friedrich Schiller

By Hahn, Herbert

J. Ch. Mellinger Verlag, Stuttgart, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 124 pages (complete). In German throughout. A placid copy. The boards have mild wear, scuffing, some few handling marks. They are sound and steady. The contents are pleasing. They do have some sparse annotations. Otherwise, they are very clean, clear, serious, cerebral, confident, certain. fk

$8.00

Some Talk About Animals and their Masters

By Helps, Sir Arthur

Strahan & Co., London, 1873. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 226 pages (complete). Ex-library (Barkly West Public Library) copy with consequent wear. A placid copy. Half-leather. Marbled boards. The leathered corners and spine have wear. The spine has been repaired. The library stamp appears at the foot of the spine. The boards have mild wear and scuffing. The boards are tight and sure. The contents are pleasing. The title page has a small open tear near the bottom spine edge. The pages are clean, clear, neat, benign, able and amiable. fk

$40.00

Power : A New Social Analysis
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Power : A New Social Analysis

By Russell, Bertrand

George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 328 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The dustjacket has design on both sides. The dj is much worn from storage. It has insect damage. It is secure and sure. The boards have some light storage marks. They are otherwise healthy. The contents are benign. The frontispage has been removed. The contents have very neat, occasional annotations. They also have very occasional foxing blotches. By far the contents are smart, most pleasingly very clean and clear, sound, hale, thick, neat, more than competent, amenable. fk

$80.00

Outlines of Education; or, Remarks on the Development of Mind, and Improvement of Manners
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Outlines of Education; or, Remarks on the Development of Mind, and Improvement of Manners

By Mackenzie, William

Archibald Constable and Co., and Hurst, Robinson, and Co., London, 1824. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 314 pages (complete). A comfortable aged copy. Rebound at some stage. The boards are worn all about, marked, stained from storage. The spine is benign and placid. The boards and spine are steady and sure. The contents are benevolent and kindly. Within, the contents have foxing, age discolouration about the edges. The pages have very, very shallow tanning here and there. However, the pages are tight, certain, confident, clean and clear, more than competent, neat. fk

$115.00

Humanity at the Crossroads: An Inter-Cultural Dialogue
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Humanity at the Crossroads: An Inter-Cultural Dialogue

By Singh, Karan; Ikeda, Daisaku

Oxford University Press, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. The dust jacket is a touch edge worn and discoloured at the back, but remains bright, whole and intact. There is slight evidence of edge wear to the boards of the book, but they are otherwise strong and square, with bright gold gilt to the spine. Internally, there is an ex-libris plate on the front end page, but there are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and presents attractively in cellophane. JK

$80.00

Sacred Philosophy of the Seasons; Illustrating the Perfections of God in the Phenomena of the Year - Winter
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Sacred Philosophy of the Seasons; Illustrating the Perfections of God in the Phenomena of the Year - Winter

By Ruthwell, Henry Duncan

William Oliphant and Son, 1836. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Winter" only. Condition has been determined according to its age. The boards are quite shelf rubbed and edeg worn, and there is a small chip out of the title on the spine. Despite this, they remain strong and square, beautifully quarterbound with raised edges on the spine. Internally, there is very light tanning throughout, and heavy foxing on the end pages which does not extend into the body of the book. There are no other markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are complete and legible. Tightly bound and charming. JK

$24.00

The Collected Works of Ramana Maharshi
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The Collected Works of Ramana Maharshi

By Osborne, Arthur (Editor)

Rider & Company, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. The dust jacket is very shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, with multiple chips, tears and creases along the edges, particularly near the spine and corners. Despite this, it remains mostly intact and legible. The boards are edge worn, however they are strong and square. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages within are crisp, clean and complete. Tightly bound and preserved in cellophane. JK

$68.00

This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of One Hundred Thoughtful Men and Women

By Morgan, Edward P (Editor)

Hamish Hamilton, 1953. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good/Good. The original dust jacket is shelf rubbed, torn and tanned. It is not in use and slipped in by the title page. The copy of this dust jacket however, is in a much better condition - though tape repaired. The boards are in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 205 pages. [B.K.]

$13.00

The Monadology and other Philosophical writings
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The Monadology and other Philosophical writings

By Latta, Robert

Oxford University Press, 1951. Hardcover. Good/Good. Externally the book shows signs of previous ownership. There is minor markings, shelf rubbing and edge worn. Internally the text is clear. Reprint. GK

$8.00

The Philosophy Of Decadentism
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The Philosophy Of Decadentism

By Bobbio, Norberto

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1948. Hardcover. Good. Externally the book shows signs of previous ownership, it is slightly shelf rubbed. Internally there are pages with inscriptions. Despite this the pages are crisp and bright. GK

$4.00

The Revolution in Philosophy
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The Revolution in Philosophy

By Ayer, A.J; Kneale, W.C; Paul, G.A; Pears, D.F; Strawson, P.F; Warnock, G.J; Wollheim, R.A

MacMillan and Co. Limited, 1956. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. The dust jacket, as well as the boards are in a very good condition. The dust jacket though, is slightly tanned. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 125 pages. Reprint. [B.K.]

$6.00

Pascal's Philosophy of Relion
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Pascal's Philosophy of Relion

By Webb, Clement .C.J

Clarendom , 1929. Hardcover. Good/Fair. The dust jacket is tanned and slightly edge worn with some insect damage. Age related marks can be noticed too. It will still look presentable in cellophane though. The boards are in a good condition. Internally clean, except for some marks on the top edges. Some pages are a bit wavy. Tightly bound and complete with 118 pages. [B.K.]

$19.00

Agora
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Agora

By Peck, A J A

Three Sisters / Kingstons Ltd., Salisbury, Rhodesia, 1970. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Signed. 140 pages (complete). Inscribed and signed Peck on the title page (dated: 16/10/70). Includes a note of typos and their corrections. A very smart copy. The covers are neat, tidy. The contents are tight, fresh, unmarked, tidy, clean and clear. fk

$75.00

Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political - Jones's Miniature Edition
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Essays, Moral, Economical, and Political - Jones's Miniature Edition

By Bacon, Francis

M Jones, Paternoster-Row; J Harris, St Paul's Church-Yard; J Hatchard, Piccadilly; Whitemore and Fenn, Charing-Cross; Mills and Son, Oxford-Street; T and R Hughes, Ludgate-street; Tipper and Richards, Leadenhall Street; Heard, Bromley; Dale, Woolwich; J Cundee (Printer), 1807. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 184 pages (complete). A charming copy of this palm-handy edition of Francis Bacon's essays. The boards and leather spine have much wear, marks, scuffing all about. They are cheerfully assured. The pages have printer's markings at the foot of appropriate pages. The pages themselves are bountiful in their benevolence and graciousness. They are, of course, a little aged, but are still firm, clean, clear, healthy, utterly engaging, more than competent, welcoming. fk

$40.00

Democracy in Crisis
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Democracy in Crisis

By Laski, Harold J

George Allen & Unwin Ltd., London, 1933. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 267 pages (complete). A comfortable copy. The front pastedown has a previous owner signature from Julius Lewin (who was later of the Social Anthropology Department of the University of the Witwatersrand). The frontispage has an inscription to Lewin from the Oxford Philosopher, Brian Farrell: "To Jules from Brian, as a small token of thanaks for what I really owe you. 7th Feb 1933". The tan covers are tidy and healthy. The contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, creamy, very occasionally annotated (neat and in pencil), certain, comfortable. fk

$7.00

System of Logic : Ratiocinative and Inductive - being a connected view of the principles of evidence and the methods of scientific investigation [Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books, No. 15)
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System of Logic : Ratiocinative and Inductive - being a connected view of the principles of evidence and the methods of scientific investigation [Sir John Lubbock's Hundred Books, No. 15)

By Mill, John Stuart

George Routledge and Sons, Limited, London, 1892. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 571 pages (complete). A passive copy. The blue boards have wear, scuffing, marks from storage, shelving, ownership. They are stable and sure. The contents have some wear fore and aft. The contents are a little tanned from age, otherwise they are clean, clear, competent. fk

$9.00

Hume's Essays

By Hume, David

Watts & Co, 1906. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Contains 2 essays (I.-An Inquiry Concerning Human Understanding, and II.-An Inquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals) and biographical sketches.The boards are shelf rubbed, edge worn and marked, but remain strong, square and legible. Internally, there is a previous owner's signature on the front end page. The front and back end pages and pastedowns are quite tanned. The spine is cracked, but the binding remains sound. There are no other markings or inscriptions, though the pages are tanned along the edges and foxed throughout. Tightly bound. JK

$100.00

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