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The Dialectics of Seeing: Walter Benjamin and the Arcades Project

by Susan Buck-Morss

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Published
1989
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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First edition
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9780262022682
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 23.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 495pp. Grey cloth in dust jacket. Sun fading to the jacket spine. Nice copy. Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought.
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Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings, Volume 1: 1913-1926

by Walter Benjamin, Marcus Bullock [editor], Michael W. Jennings [editor]

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Published
1996
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780674945852
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press of Harvard University, 1996. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 24 x 17 cm. Octavo. 520pp. Black boards in dsut jacket.
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Walter Benjamin: Selected Writings, Volume 2: 1927-1934

by Walter Benjamin, Michael W. Jennings, Howard Eiland, Gary Smith [editor]s

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Published
1999
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First edition
ISBN
9780674945869
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 24 x 16.5 cm. Octavo.870pp. Black cloth in dust jacket. Volume 2.
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Godel, Escher, Bach an Eternal Golden Braid

by Douglas R. Hofstadter

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Published
1979
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Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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New York: Basic Books, Inc. Publishers, 1979. First edition. Hardcover. Good in Good dust jacket. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 777pp. Brown cloth in dust jacket. First edition with number line beginning in 1. Fading to dust jacket spine. Chipping to jacket edges. Original price of $18.50 present on front jacket flap. There is a stain to the… Read more
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THE POETIC STRUCTURE OF THE WORLD Copernicus and Kepler

by Hallyn, Fernand with a translation by Donald M.Leslie

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Published
1990
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fine/fine
ISBN
9780942299601
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New York: Zone Books, 1990. Hardcover. fine/fine. Octavo. (24cm x 16cm) 367pp. A fine copy in dust jacket. Jacket in a brodart protective wrapper.
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Philosophy: Who Needs It

by Ayn Rand

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Published
1982
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Printing
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Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Co., 1982. First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 23.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 276pp. Green boards in dust jacket. Stated First Printing. Some edgewear to the jacket.
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The Mystical Philosophy of Muyid Din Ibnul Arabi

by A. E. Affifi

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Published
1964
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Good in Fair dust jacket
Edition
Reprint
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$50.00

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Kashmiri Bazar, Lahore (Pakistan): Sh. Muhammad Ashraf, 1964. Reprint. Hardcover. Good in Fair dust jacket. 22 x 14 cm. Octavo. 213pp. Black cloth in price clipped dust jacket. Chipping to the dust jacket, and piece out of tail of jacket spine. Gutter partially cracked between pages 80-81. Smudge to top foredge.
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ARISTOTLE'S MAN: SPECULATIONS UPON ARISTOTELIAN ANTHROPOLOGY

by Stephen R. L. Clark

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Published
1975
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780198245162
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 22 x 14 cm. Octavo. 240pp. Black cloth in price clipped dust jacket. Light shelf wear to the jacket.
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From Aristotle to Darwin and Back Again; A Journey in Final Causality, Species, and Evolution

by Etienne Gilson

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Published
1984
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First U.K. Edition
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London: Sheed & Ward Ltd, 1984. First U.K. Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 23.5 x 15.5 cm. Octavo. 209pp. Green cloth in dust jacket. Originally published in 1971 as D'Aristote a Darwin et retour this is the first UK edition which has been translated by John Lyron. Light scratching to the jacket.
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Aristotle on Mind and the Senses : Proceedings of the Seventh Symposium Aristotelicum

by G.E.R. Lloyd & G.E.L. Owen

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Published
1978
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fine/near fine
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First edition
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Cambridge University Press, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. fine/near fine. Octavo. (9" x 5 1/2") 361pp. A bit of toning to spine of dust jacket. A very nice copy. Cambridge Classical Studies.
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Beyond the Dreams of Avarice; Essays of a Social Critic

by Russell Kirk

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Published
1956
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Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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Chicago: Henry Regnery Company, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 21.5 x 14 cm. Octavo. 339pp. Burgundy boards in dust jacket. Short note written on rear free endpaper, otherwise unmarked. Some shelf wear to the jacket as well as a small stain and tear to the rear of jacket. Some rubbing to the edges… Read more
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Essays on Truth and Reality

by F.H.Bradley

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Published
1962
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Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1962. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. octavo.(8 1/2" x 6") 480pp. A crisp copy in an equally nice dust jacket. Small closed tear (1/2") at top of dust jacket spine.
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Who's Who in Hell: A Handbook and International Directory for Humanists, Freethinkers, Naturalist, Rationalists and Non-Theists

by Smith, Warren Allen

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Published
2000
Condition
very good
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9781569801581
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$125.00

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New York: Barricade, 2000. First printing. Hardcover. very good. Quarto. 1237pp. Mark Twain has reputed to have said, "Heaven for the climate, Hell for the company."
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Considerations on the Causes of The Greatness of the Romans and Their Decline

by MONTESQUIEU; LOWENTHAL, David (trans.)

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Published
1965
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New York: Free Press, 1965. very good/very good. Octavo. (9" x 6") 243pp. A very nice copy in a price clipped dust jacket.
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Some Problems of Philosophy; A Beginning of an Introduction to Philosophy

by William James

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Published
1911
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Very Good
Edition
First edition
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New York: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1911. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 22 x 14 cm. Octavo. 237pp. Bound in green cloth. Paper spine label. First American edition with same date on title and copyright page. Toning to spine, some scuffing to the spine label, light edgewear to head and tail of spine. Previous owner's bookplate on front… Read more
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An Introduction to Philosophy

by Wilhelm Windelband

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Published
1923
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Good
Edition
Second Impression
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London: T. Fisher Unwin Ltd, 1923. Second Impression. Hardcover. Good. 22.5 x 15 cm. Octavo. 365pp. Bound in red cloth. Spine is faded. Boards are warpped. Previous owner's bookplate on front fixed endpaper.
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Biographical Writings (The I Tatti Renaissance Library)

by Giannozzo Manetti with translation by Stefano Baldassarri and Rolf Bagemihl

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Published
2003
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near fine/near fine
ISBN
9780674011342
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Harvard University Press, 2003. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. octavo.(8" x 5 1/2") 330pp. Very nice copy in dust jacket.
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The Work Wealth and Happiness of Mankind; TWO VOLUME SET

by H.G.Wells

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Published
1931
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very good/very good
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First edition
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Doubleday Doran, 1931. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Two volume set. Both volumes in dust jackets and slipcase. Some light edge wear to jackets.
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Niccolo Perotti's Version of The Enchiridion of Epictetus

by Epictetus; Niccolo Perotti; Revilo Pendleton Oliver

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Published
1954
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Very Good
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Urbana: University of Illionois Press, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good. 26 x 17.5 cm. Tall octavo. Grey boards with brown spine. 60 page introduction in English, 62-166 in Latin. Fading and some rubbing to the spine.
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Walter Benjamin and the Aesthetics of Power

by Lutz Koepnick

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Published
1999
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780803227446
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$45.00

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Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1999. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 23.5 x 16 cm. Octavo. 277pp. Black cloth in dust jacket. Small remainder stamp on bottom foredge. Light edgewear to the jacket. Modern German Culture and Literature Series.
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