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Spheres of Existence: Selected Writings

by James, C. L. R.

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House of Our Own
Published
1980
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Very Good
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9780882081281
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Westport, CT, U.S.A.: Lawrence Hill & Co., 1980. This is the second of three volumes of selections from the writings of C. L. R. James, including essays, stories, and excerpts from longer works; this volume coves a wide range of James' interests, including essays or reviews on Trotsky, Sidney Hook, Paul Robeson, Raymond Williams, Norman Mailer, Wilson Harris, dialectical materialism,… Read more
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Continuants: Their Activity, Their Being, and Their Identity: Twelve Essays

by Wiggins, David

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Published
2018
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As New
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First Edition
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9780198716624
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Oxford, England, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 2018. This is a selection of the author's essays written over the previous four and a half decades on the topics of substance and identity; includes a complete bibliography of the author's writings published between 1964 and 2016 (black covers with gold lettering on spine; blue dust jacket with black & white lettering; a… Read more
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The Complete Works of Montaigne: Essays, Travel Journal, Letters

by Montaigne, Michel de; Frame, Donald M. (translator)

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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Stanford, CA, U.S.A.: Stanford University Press, 1957. This is the first complete editon in English of Montaigne's works, translated by one of the leading Montaigne scholars; includes Montaigne's three books of essays, a journal of a trip to Germany, Switzerland, and Italy, and his extant letters; also includes an introdeuction by the translator; (a very large volume, 1094 pages, in… Read more
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Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.A.: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1995. This is a collection of essays by the author of the standard biography of Plekhanov, the preeminent theoretician of prerevolutionary Marxsism in Russia, whose works were relegated to virtual oblivion during the Stalinist era; these essays explore Plekhanov's place in the history of the Russian revolutionary movement and his differences with… Read more
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Satre, Vichy et les Intellectuels

by Galster, Ingrid

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Published
2001
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Very Good
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9782747504799
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Paris, France: L'Harmattan, 2001. Text in French; ths is a collection of essays by the German Professor of Romance Languages who has written extensively on Sartre and de Beauvoir (brown cover with red & white lettering has very slight shelf and edge wear, otherwise a bright, clean, tight copy). Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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The Works of Michel de Montaigne:with Notes, Life and Letters Complete in Ten Volumes

by Montaigne, Michel de; Cotton, Charles (translator); Hazlett, William Carew (editor)

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Published
1910
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Edwin C. Hill, 1910. This is the Emerson Edition of the complete essays of Montaigne, published in a limited editon of 1050 copies (this is #492) in 1910, with the text translated by Charles Cotton, first published in1685-86, as revised and corrected by the editor William Carew Hazlitt, grandson of the English essaysist Willam Hazlitt; the… Read more
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