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Laws; Books I-VI
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Laws; Books I-VI

By Plato

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, n.d.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very near Fine/very near Fine. 501 pp. Translated into English by R.G. Bury. Number 187 in the Loeb Classical Library. A very near Fine book in a very near Fine dust jacket with a few tiny spots of rubbing.

$25.00

Translations from the Philosophical Writings of Gottlob Frege
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Translations from the Philosophical Writings of Gottlob Frege

By Frege, Gottlob

Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1952. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 244 pp. Price of 25s. net on the front flap of the dust jacket. Edited and translated by Peter Geach and Max Black with the (uncredited, in this edition) bibliographic assistance of Ludwig Wittgenstein. Unitl the publication of this book, the work of Frege, one of the pre-eminent figures in analytic philosophy and a key figure in the development of modern logic, was generally inaccessible to those who could not read German (other than a few journal articles and references in the work of Russell et. al.). A number of the papers in this book appear for the first time in English. A collection of some of the most important work by one of the founders of analytic philosophy, scarce in collectible condition. A Near Fine book with a former owner's name written on the front pastedown in a Very Good dust jacket with a few traces of edge wear and two tiny chips to the jacket not affecting the lettering.

$250.00

Theaetetus; Sophist
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Theaetetus; Sophist

By Plato

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, n.d.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very near Fine/Near Fine. 462 pp. Translated into English by Harold North Fowler. Number 123 in the Loeb Classical Library. A very near Fine book in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of rubbing.

$25.00

Timaeus; Critias; Cleitophon; Menexenus; Epistles
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Timaeus; Critias; Cleitophon; Menexenus; Epistles

By Plato

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, n.d.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very near Fine/Near Fine. 635 pp. Translated into English by R.G. Bury. Number 234 in the Loeb Classical Library. A very near Fine book in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of rubbing.

$25.00

Between Hume and Mill: An Anthology of British Philosophy, 1749-1843; Selected Readings from Hartley to Ferrier
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Between Hume and Mill: An Anthology of British Philosophy, 1749-1843; Selected Readings from Hartley to Ferrier

By Brown, Robert [Ed.]

New York: The Modern Library (1970), 1970. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 495 pp. Price of $4.95 on the front flap of the dust jacket. First printing of the first Modern Library edition. Includes an old Kroch's and Brentano's tag on the rear panel. Toledano 102.1. A Near Fine book with the faint odor of tobacco in a like dust jacket with minor yellowing and a few hints of edge wear.

$60.00

Selected Works
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Selected Works

By Burke, Edmund

New York: The Modern Library [1960], 1960. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 536 pp. Price of $1.95 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Edited by W.J. Bate. Toleano 289.2. A Near Fine book in a Near Fine dust jacket that shows a few hints of edge wear and age toning.

$60.00

The Logical Structure of the World; Pseudoproblems in Philosophy
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The Logical Structure of the World; Pseudoproblems in Philosophy

By Carnap, Rudolf

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1967. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 364 pp. Price of $8.50 on the front flap of the dust jacket. With a preface by Carnap, a bibliography, and a translator's preface. Translated by Rolf A. George. In this work Carnap engages with the ideas of Russell and Mach, and rigorously develops a formal theory of empiricism according to which all scientific terms are definable by terms of a phenomenalistic language (a view Carnap later amended). An important book collecting two of Carnap's most significant works. A Near Fine book with a slight separation between the backstrip and the textblock and a tiny bump to the corner of the front board; dust jacket is Near Fine with mild fading to the spine panel and the top of the front panel and a tiny wrinkle to the top corner of the front board.

$250.00

The Difference Between Fichte's and Schelling's System of Philosophy
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The Difference Between Fichte's and Schelling's System of Philosophy

By Hegel, G.W.F.

Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1977. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 213 pp. Bound in brown cloth. Hegel explains how Fichte's Science of Knowledge builds from Kant's Critique of Pure Reason, and how Schelling then builds from the work of Fichte. He also explores problems with philosophical methods, and lays the foundation for the Hegelian dialectic method. A nice copy of this book, uncommon in collectible condition. A Very Good book with mild foxing to the textblock and faint offsetting on the endpapers in a Very Good dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear and two spots of rubbing to the spine panel, mildly affecting the lettering.

$100.00

Letters from Prison
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Letters from Prison

By Gramsci, Antonio

New York: Harper & Row, Publishers [1973], 1973. First printing. Hardcover. Very near Fine/very near Fine. 292 pp. Price of $10.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Selected, translated from the Italian, and introduced by Lynne Lawner. Gramsci was heavily involved in the worker's movement in Turin during the years of 1919 through 1921. He was imprisoned during the reign of fascism in Italy, and wrote of his experience and of his thoughts on Marxism and worker's rights. An exceptional copy. A very near Fine book in a like dust jacket with a few hints of rubbing.

$50.00

God Is Not Great; How Religion Poisons Everything
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God Is Not Great; How Religion Poisons Everything

By Hitchens, Christopher

New York: Twelve (2007), 2007. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 307 pp. Price of $24.99 on front flap of dust jacket. A Near Fine book with minor bumps and fading to the edges of the boards in a like dust jacket with some fading to the edges.

$75.00

Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions
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Sketch for a Theory of the Emotions

By Sartre, Jean-Paul

London: Methuen & Co LTD [1962], 1962. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 94 pp. Translated by Philip Mairet, with a preface by Mary Warnock. A Very Good book with a few leaves with light underlining in pen in a Very Good price-clipped dust jacket with toning to the spine panel and three tiny dampstains to the front panel.

$25.00

The Intentional Stance
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The Intentional Stance

By Dennett, Daniel C.

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press [1987], 1987. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 388 pp. No price on the dust jacket. An exploration of intentionality by one of the most distinguished philosopher's of the twentieth century. A Near Fine book with a small stamp on the top textblock in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear and a tiny crease to the rear panel.

$50.00

Search for a Method
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Search for a Method

By Sartre, Jean-Paul

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very near Fine. 181 pp. Price of $4.50 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Translated from the French and with an introduction by Hazel E. Barnes. An exploration of Marxist philosophy as it applies to the analysis of history and to social systems. A Near Fine book with faint offsetting on the rear pastedown; dust jacket is very near Fine with a hint or two of wear and mild age toning to the edges of the flaps.

$150.00

The End of Faith Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason
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The End of Faith Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason

By Harris, Sam

New York: W.W. Norton & Company (2004), 2004. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 336 pp. Price of $24.95 on front flap of jacket.

$75.00

Selected Writings of Francis Bacon
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Selected Writings of Francis Bacon

By Bacon, Francis Sir

New York: The Modern Library (1955), 1955. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 604 pp. With an introduction and notes by Hugh G. Dick. The first Modern Library edition. Toledano 256.2. A Near Fine book with a tiny ink smudge on page xxi and offsetting to the gutters; price-clipped dust jacket is Very Good with a few traces of edge wear.

$50.00

Theory of Self-Reproducing Automata
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Theory of Self-Reproducing Automata

By Von Neumann, John

Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press [1966], 1966. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. 388 pp. Price of $10.00 on front flap of dust jacket, and the British price of 75 s. on the bottom of the front flap of the dust jacket. Edited and completed by Arthur W. Burks. Von Neumann made important contributions to set theory, game theory, and to many other branches of mathematics. In this book, he describes the logical design of a universal constructor, a machine capable of self-replication. A profound consequence of this result is that the complex evolution observed in living organisms could, in principle, be replicated by machines. A presentable copy of a landmark book that is uncommon and quite difficult to find in collectible condition. A Very Good+ book with foxing to the textblock and a moderate lean in a Very Good dust jacket with a few hints of rubbing and fading to the spine panel and foxing to the reverse of the jacket.

$1000.00

Philosophical Foundations of Physics
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Philosophical Foundations of Physics

By Carnap, Rudolf

New York: Basic Books, Inc. Publishers [1966], 1966. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 300 pp. Price of $6.50 on front flap of dust jacket. A Near Fine book with mild fading to the edges of the boards and to the spine and a small abrasion to the front pastedown in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few hints of edge wear and mild age toning to the top edges of the flaps.

$75.00

Meaning and the Moral Sciences
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Meaning and the Moral Sciences

By Putnam, Hilary

London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1978. First printing. Hardcover. Very near Fine/very near Fine. 145 pp. Price of '£4.95 net' printed on front flap of dust jacket. Contains the John Locke lectures delivered by Putnam at Oxford in 1976 along with three additional papers. A sharp copy.

$75.00

Resistance, Rebellion, and Death
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Resistance, Rebellion, and Death

By Camus, Albert

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1961. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 272 pp. Quarter bound in maroon cloth over light blue paper-covered boards with gold lettering on the spine and a light blue topstain. First printing of the first American edition. Price of $4.00 on front flap of jacket. Translated by Justin O'Brien. Very Good book with offsetting to the front pastedown and free front endpaper, previous owner's blind stamp on the title page, and a bit of mild fading to the topstain in a Near Fine dust jacket with a few spots of foxing and age toning to the rear panel.

$50.00

The God Delusion
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The God Delusion

By Dawkins, Richard

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2006. First printing. Hardcover. Very near Fine/very near Fine. 406 pp. Price of $27.00 on front flap of dustjacket. The first printing of the first edition. A very attractive copy of one of Dawkin's most popular books.

$60.00

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