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Alienation

by Schacht, Richard

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1970
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Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Press / Doubleday, 1970. Softcover. Near Fine. 8vo. Paperback, xiv 294pp. Name on half-title, light rubbing on cloth and edges o/w near fine. Schacht examines the concept and theories of alientation, it's Linguistic and Intellectual Background, The Sociological Literature, Existential Philosophy and the writings of Marx and Hegel on the subject.
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Philosophy: A-Z

by Gutmann, James (Editor)

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1963
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1963. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Universal Reference Library Series. Black cloth lettered in yellow with in-lay, viii, 343pp. Tape markings on endpapers; spine bumped at foot but o/w very good in d/w. Jacket faded with small tears at edges, extremities. A reference guide and readable survey of philosophy, its authors and theories.… Read more
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This is It, and Other Essays on Zen and Spiritual Experience

by Watts, Alan

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1960
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New York: Vintage Books, 1960. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 12mo. Paperback. 158 pp. Light wear to edges and joints, age toning to pages, else fine. The six essays in this volume all deal with the relationship of mystical experience to ordinary life.
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The Sacred Portable Now: The Transforming Gift of Living in the Moment

by Singer, Daniel and Marcella Bakur Weiner

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1997
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Rocklin, CA: Prima Publishing, 1997. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo (tall). Quarter blue paper, cream paper boards. xvi, 110 pp. Fine overall. Regardless of your religion, personal philosophy, or station in life, The Sacred Portable Now can give you a better appreciation for the miracle of the quotidian. More than a philosophical work, this is a practical… Read more
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The Modern Predicament: A Study of the Philosophy of Religion

by Paton, H.J.

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1955
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1st Edition
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London: George Allen and Unwin, 1955. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Muirhead Library of Philosophy. Full maroon cloth. 405 pp. Slight sunning to spine. Dust jacket is price clipped, chipped at spine ends, sunned to spine and panels to covers, bumping to extremities. Professor Paton's Gifford Lectures, delivered in St. Andrews in 1950 and 1951… Read more
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Biponti: Ex Typographia Societatis, 1784. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Brown marbled boards with paper rebacked spine and new printed paper labels, xxii, 370pp; 328pp, plus index (71pp). Engraved portrait vignettes on title pages, bookseller label on to rear pastedown of vol. 1; pages foxed, with roughly cut edges especially to lower and outer margins (text not affected).light wear… Read more
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1965. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Full blue cloth. xli, 477 pp. Perforated tear-out Chaldean-Hebrew Kabala Numerical Alphabet table at p. xvi. Inner hinge cracked at title page. Creasing to some corners. Dust jacket lightly bumped at extremities, small chips to upper corners. This book reveals insights to seekers of truth on… Read more
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Atlas Shrugged

by Rand, Ayn

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1996
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New York: Signet, 1996. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. 50th Anniversary Edition. Glossy pictorial paper boards. 1079 pp. Lightly bumped and worn at corners, else fine. The astounding story of a man who said that hew ould stop the motor of the world - and did. Tremendous in scope, breathtaking in its suspense, Atlas Shrugged is unlike… Read more
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Te Leyden (Leiden): Pieter van Der Aa, 1702. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to (10" x 16"). Thomas Stanley, Schild-Knaap. Historische beschrijving der grieksche en oostersche wijsgeeren : behelsende der selver Daaden, gevoelens en gedenkwaardige spreuken. Waar by gevoegd is, Basilius Kennet, Leeraar der vrye Konften, &c. in de Hooge School tot Oxfort, Levensbedrijf der grieksche digteren, beyde… Read more
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Moral Emblems, With Aphorisms, Adages, and Proverbs, of All Ages and Nations, From Jacob Cats and Robert Farlie

by Cats, Jacob and Robert Farlie; Pigot, Richard [editor and translator]

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Published
1860
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1st American Edition
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New York: D. Appelton & Co, 1860. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Leighton, John. 4to (small). Full brown morocco. Gilt titling and gilt and blind decorated compartments to spine. Gilt titling and frame decoration to boards. Inner edge dentelle. A.E.G. Marbled endpapers. xvi, 240 p.p. Copiously illustrated throughout with B&W engravings in-text by Leighton, Dalziel, Whymper,… Read more
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London: Printed By J. Wright, St. John's Square, Clerkewell, for F. And C. Rivington; J. Walker; Vernor, Hood, and Sharpe Cutbell and Martin; Otridge and Son; Ogilvy and Son; Longman, Hunt, Rees, and Orme; Cadell and Davies; Lackington, Allen, and Co.; J. Nunn, 1807. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo (4" x 6.5"). Small 8vo. Full marbled calf,… Read more
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The Heart of Aikido: The Philosophy of Takemusu Aiki

by Ueshiba, Morihei

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2010
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Tokyo: Kodansha International, 2010. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 12mo. Compiled and translated by John Stevens. Green paper boards. 141 p.p. B&W photos. Black ribbon marker. Fine condition.
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Budo Secrets: Teachings of the Martial Arts Masters

by Stevens, John

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2001
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Boston: Shambhala, 2001. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Full number line. Quarter white cloth, grey paper boards. 115 p.p. Light bruising to spine ends and upper corner of front board. Some light chafing to dust jacket. In budo - which can be translated as "the way of brave and enlightened activity" - martial arts and… Read more
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Platonic Theology [6 VOLUMES]

by Ficino, Marsilo and Michael J.B. Allen (Translator)

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2001
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 2001-2006. First English Translation. The I Tatti Rennaissance Library. Orig. blue cloth, xvii, 342pp; 397pp; 362pp; 371pp; 353pp; 415pp. Very light rubbing to edges and extremities, a small bruise to spine foot on volume 4, o/w near fine in a near fine but sunned… Read more
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The Answer: Scientific research Study, how the Western Diet Effects Global Warming

by Brown, David; Anzlin, Andy M.; Spiridon, Alethea [editor]; Nazir, Mohamed [editor]

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2007
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Press Connection, 2007. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED by David Brown to half-title. [n.p.]. Soft cover. [12] 138 p.p. Some creasing to rear cover. Bumping and creasing to upper corner of text block. Everyone is always searching for the answer - the answer to health, happiness, the fountain of youth, eternal life; the answer to… Read more
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Sir Isaac Newton: a Biographical Sketch

by Pullin, V.E.

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Published
1927
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London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1927. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 16mo. Benn's Sixpenny Library No. 140. Orig. orange wrappers, 80pp. Light rubbing to spine but o/w near fine. A sketch of the life of Sir Isaac Newton, his philosophy and mathematical discoveries.
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The Hebrew Philosophical Genius: a Vindication

by Macdonald, Duncan Black

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Published
1936
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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo. Orig. black cloth, x, 155pp. Ex-library stamps with a borrowing card laid-down to endpapers, withdraw stamp to title-age, wear to covers but still very good. Contents: The Absolute as a Personality, A Philosophy of Becoming, Reason among the Hebrews, The Eternal Reason, Ecclesiastes, The Hebrews Under… Read more
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Lucretius: De Rerum Natura [On The Nature of Things]

by Lucretius; Rouse, W.H.D. [translator]; Smith, Martin F. [Revised]

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1997
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1997. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. 12mo. Loeb Classical Library No. 181. Latin and English, facing translations. Red cloth with gilt lettering and LCL monogram to front board. lxvi, 601 p.p. Bump to spine head, light chafing to corners, o/w near fine. Dust jacket chafed to covers, a few chips to corners and spine… Read more
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Truth and Truthfulness: An Essay in Geneaology

by Williams, Bernard

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2002
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Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2002. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. First edition, full number line. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. Some chafing to extremities. Creasing to upper corners of some pages. Dust jacket has some bumping to edges, some creasing to rear. What does it mean to be truthful? What role does… Read more
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Il Prosseneta Ovvero Della Prudenza Politica

by Cardano, Gerolamo

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2002
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Milan: Silvio Berlusconi Editore, 2002. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. [The Next or the Prudence of Politics]. Paperback, 755pp. Frontispiece. Light markings to covers, o/w near fine.
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