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cover of Logic and Reality in Leibniz' Metaphysics

Logic and Reality in Leibniz' Metaphysics

by Parkinson, G.H.R.

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1965
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Oxford: At the Clarendon House, 1965. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [9], x, [1], 2-196 pp. Navy cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of 35s. net on the front flap of the dust jacket. A re-examination of the relations between Leibniz's logic and his metaphysics, taking into account the material that was published between… Read more
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cover of Secrets: On the Ethics of Concealment and Revelation

Secrets: On the Ethics of Concealment and Revelation

by Bok, Sissela

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1982
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New York: Pantheon Books [1982], 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Very near Fine/very near Fine. 8vo. [5], vi-xviii, [2], 3-332, [2] pp. Quarter beige cloth over dark grey paper boards with black lettering on the front board and spine. Price of $16.95 on the front flap of the dust jacket. A treatise on the ethics of secrets.
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cover of Lectures on the Philosophy of Religion Together with a Work on the Proofs of the Existence of God

Lectures on the Philosophy of Religion Together with a Work on the Proofs of the Existence of God

by Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich

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1962
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New York: The Humanities Press Inc. [1962], 1962. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [4], v-xi, [2], 2-349, [1] pp. Pink cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of $17.50 for the three-volume set on the front flap of the dust jacket. Translated from the second German edition by the Rev. E.B. Speirs and J.… Read more
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cover of Knowledge of the External World

Knowledge of the External World

by Aune, Bruce

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1991
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London: Routledge (1991), 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/very near Fine. 8vo. [8], ix-xiv, 1-242 pp. Black cloth with silver lettering on the spine. Grey patterned endpapers and pastedowns. Part of The Problems of Philosophy: Their Past and Present series, edited by Ted Honderich. An examination of historical perspectives on sensory experiences and how humans perceive their external world,… Read more
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cover of Foundations of Ethics; The Gifford Lectures Delivered in the University of Aberdeen, 1935-6

Foundations of Ethics; The Gifford Lectures Delivered in the University of Aberdeen, 1935-6

by Ross, Sir W. David Ross

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1963
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Oxford: At the Clarendon Press (1963), 1963. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. 8vo. [7], viii-xvi, 1-328, [4] pp. Navy cloth with copper lettering on the spine. Some underlining and notes in ink; jacket shows a chip to its spine panel and a tiny archival tape repair to the reverse.
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cover of Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking

Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking

by Dennett, Daniel C.

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2013
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New York: W.W. Norton & Company [2013], 2013. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. [9], x-xiv, [3], 2-496 pp. Quarter black paper over orange paper boards, gold lettering on the spine. Price of $28.95 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Illustrated with several black and white diagrams in-text and with one color plate.
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cover of Philosophy of Benedict de Spinoza

Philosophy of Benedict de Spinoza

by Spinoza, Benedict; R.H.M. Elwes, [Tr.]

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1933
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New York: Tudor Publishing Co, 1933. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Large 8vo. [2], v-xxxiii, [1], 1-427, [1] pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on the spine; grey topstain. Price of $4.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. An exploration and celebration of Spinoza's life and work. Includes some his correspondences, his work on ethics,… Read more
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cover of Observation and Theory in Science

Observation and Theory in Science

by Nagel, Ernest; Bromberger, Sylvain; Grünbaum, Adolf

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1971
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Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press [1971], 1971. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. [8], 1-134, [2] pp. Yellow cloth with red lettering on the spine. Slater 676. The three philosophers consider the contemporary status of scientific theories in relation to observation. Minor dusting to the top textblock; jacket is price-clipped with traces of rubbing and with fading… Read more
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cover of Rationality in Action

Rationality in Action

by Searle, John R.

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2001
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: A Bradford Book / The MIT Press [2001], 2001. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. [7], viii-xvi, [1], 2-303, [1] pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Part of the Jean Nicod Lectures series, edited by François Recanati. An explanation of Searle's alternative theory of the role of rationality in thought and action.
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cover of Mind, Language and Society; Philosophy in the Real World

Mind, Language and Society; Philosophy in the Real World

by Searle, John R.

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1998
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[New York]: Basic Books [1998], 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. 8vo. [6], vii-x, [2], 1-175, [5] pp. Quarter black cloth over blue paper boards with gold lettering on the spine. Price of $21.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. The title page has a name in ink and the first several leaves have pencil… Read more
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cover of Space - Time - Matter

Space - Time - Matter

by Weyl, Hermann

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1950
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[New York]: Dover Publications, Inc. [1950], 1950. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. [4], v-xv, [3], 1-330, [2] pp. Red cloth with navy lettering on the spine. Illustrated with fifteen diagrams. Translated from the German by Henry L. Brose. The first American edition printed from the fourth German edition (which was originally published in 1922). Weyl's… Read more
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cover of Mind and Matter

Mind and Matter

by Schrödinger, Erwin

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1958
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Cambridge: At the University Press, 1958. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Slim 8vo. [6], vii-, [1], 1-103, [1] pp. Maroon cloth with gold lettering and two gold rules on the spine. Price of $2.75 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Schrödinger's treatise on consciousness and its place in evolution. The scientist also explores how the… Read more
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cover of Collected Essays

Collected Essays

by Bradley, F.H.

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1935
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Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1935. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. 2 vol. 8vo. [8], ix, [2], 2-347, [1]; [7], 350-708 pp. Navy cloth with gold lettering and the publisher's device in gold on the spine. Price of 36s. net on the front flaps of the dust jackets. SEP, "Francis Herbert Bradley". Bradley was arguably the most… Read more
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cover of The Concept of a Person; And Other Essays

The Concept of a Person; And Other Essays

by Ayer, A.J.

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1963
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London: Macmillan & Co LTD, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo. [4], v-vii, [1], 1-272 pp. Blue cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of 30s net on the front flap of the dust jacket. Nine essays on metaphysics and philosophy of mind. Slater 29. Ayer's collection of essays is difficult to find in the… Read more
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cover of The Philosophy of Karl Popper

The Philosophy of Karl Popper

by Popper, Karl; Paul Arthur Schilpp, [Ed.]

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1974
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La Salle, Illinois: Open Court [1974], 1974. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2 vol. 8vo. [7], viii-xvi, [5], 4-670; [9], x-xii, [3], 672-1323, [5] pp. Blue cloth with gold lettering on the front board and spine. Price of $30.00 on each front jacket's flap. Each volume illustrated with a full-page photograph of Popper. Part of the Library… Read more
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cover of A Materialist Theory of Mind

A Materialist Theory of Mind

by Armstrong, D.M.

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1968
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul (1968), 1968. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. [6], vii-xi, [1], 1-372, [2], 3-11 (pages of publisher's advertisements), [1] pp. Red cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of 50s. net on the front flap of the dust jacket. Honderich 58. Part of the International Library of Philosophy and Scientific Method.… Read more
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cover of Morals and Values; Readings in Theoretical and Practical Ethics

Morals and Values; Readings in Theoretical and Practical Ethics

by Singer, Marcus G. (Ed.)

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1977
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons [1977], 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [6], vii-xv, [3], 1-462 pp. Navy cloth with silver lettering on the spine. Original price stamp on the free front endpaper. With writings by John Dewey, William Paley, Jeremy Bentham, Immanuel Kant, John Rawls, Henry Sidgwick, Joan Didion, Sartre, and from many other philosophers.… Read more
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cover of Essays Philosophical and Psychological; In Honor of William James Professor in Harvard University

Essays Philosophical and Psychological; In Honor of William James Professor in Harvard University

by Various; [Philosophy]; [Psychology]

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Published
1908
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New York: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1908. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. [7], viii, [2], 3-610, [6] pp. Brown pebbled leather with gilt rules on the boards, gilt decorations to the turn-ins, the reverse of the boards are paneled leather over green morocco, gilt lettering on the front board and spine, spine in six compartments; top edge… Read more
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cover of The Life You Can Save; Acting Now to End World Poverty

The Life You Can Save; Acting Now to End World Poverty

by Singer, Peter

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2009
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New York: Random House [2009], 2009. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. 8vo. [10], xii-xv, [4], 4-206, [2] pp. Quarter black paper over red paper boards with silver lettering on the spine. Price of $22.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Illustrated with a few in-text charts. Singer's text on what the average person can do… Read more
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cover of The Republic of Plato Translated into English

The Republic of Plato Translated into English

by Plato; B. Jowett, [Tr.]

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Published
1888
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Third edition
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Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1888. Third edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Large 8vo. [9], ii-ccxxxi, [2], 2-379, [1] pp. Blue cloth with several rules blindstamped on each board, gilt lettering and a gilt publisher's device on the spine. With introduction, analysis, marginal analysis, and index. Revised and corrected. Translated by Benjamin Jowett, a respected and skilled teacher and… Read more
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