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Encounter
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Encounter

By Mann, John

New York: Grossman, 1970. Stated First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Stated First Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Black paper-covered boards with purple cloth spine, red and black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean orange endpapers (small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper). 235 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has fading to spine, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Psychologist John Mann, who has participated in and conducted many encounter groups, has written here a compelling and dramatic re-enactment of an actual encounter weekend through which he invites the reader to decide on the importance and value of this encounter group experience.

$15.00

A Paradise Built in Hell
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A Paradise Built in Hell

By Solnit, Rebecca

New York: Viking , 2009. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean brown boards with darker brown spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 353 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. What actually happens after disaster strikes, and how communities rise to the occasion with purposefulness and spontaneous good will.

$25.00

Dreams and How to Understand Them
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Dreams and How to Understand Them

By Wood, Clement

Garden City, New York: Garden City Publishing, 1931. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good+/Good+. 1931 reprint edition in original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with beautiful photo-decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 293 pages. Dust jacket (illustrated with photo by K. Makamura)has some edge wear and short closed edge tears, one long tear at front flap fold (4"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author was a student of the great Doctor Sigmund Freud, and he was himself a psychologist of note.

$20.00

My Confessional - Questions of Our Day
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My Confessional - Questions of Our Day

By Ellis, Havelock

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1934. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear-through; lightest hint of soiling at edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Newspaper portrait of Havelock laid in. 239 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped, has edge chipping and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$25.00

Shadows Bright as Glass
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Shadows Bright as Glass

By Nutt, Amy Ellis

New York: Free Press, 2011. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine . First Edition, first printing in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean white boards with yellow cloth spine, red metallic lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 272 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$25.00

Blink
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Blink

By Gladwell, Malcolm

New York / Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 2005. Later printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good+. Later printing in unchipped, unclipped dust jacket. Very clean book - blue boards with white spine, blue metallic lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 277 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, very slight puckering. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$10.00

The Passions of the Mind
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The Passions of the Mind

By Stone, Irving

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First Trade Edition in unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by author. Blue cloth boards with blue title box, gold lettering on spine. No wear, but some fading to board edges and faint transferance of lettering from dust jacket to front board. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blue endpapers; no names or bookplates. Inscribed and signed by author on dedication page: "For Stella: Happy Birthday MY 6, 1971 from Joan; and from their friend, Irving Stone." Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (10.00 on front inside flap), has tattered edges with small chips, closed tears, some edge wrinkles. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$35.00

My Sister and I
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My Sister and I

By Nietzsche, Friedrich

New York: Boar's Head Books, 1953. Eleventh Printing. Hardcover. Good/Very Good. Eleventh Printing (stated) in unclipped dust jacket. Light blue boards with red decoration (head portrait of Nietzsche) on cover, red lettering on spine. Light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Translated and Introduced by Dr. Oscar Levy. 254 pages + 2 page index. Bright dust jacket is lightly soiled (small damp mark along rear spine edge, old tape reinforcing top spine edge); not price clipped - 4.00 on front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover.

$15.00

The Search Within - The Inner Experiences of a Psychoanalyst
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The Search Within - The Inner Experiences of a Psychoanalyst

By Reik, Theodor

New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1956. Stated First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/No Dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 658 pp. Author's account of his thirty years working with Sigmund Freud.

$15.00

Savage Sleep
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Savage Sleep

By Brand, Millen

New York: Crown Publishers, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. First Edition, in original jacket. Clean burgundy cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean burgundy endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 465 pgs. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two very tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the most penetrating novels ever written about the human mind, particularly the healing of the svage sleep of pschosis. Author takes the reader behind the scenes into a state hospital and a center of psychiatric research and teaching.

$20.00

Human Nature and Conduct
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Human Nature and Conduct

By Dewey, John

New York: Modern Library, 1962. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Modern Library No. 173. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. Toledano spine no. 8. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean black top-stained page edges. Clean Kent illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 336 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (1.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, two very short closed edge tears. 408 titles listed on verso of dustjacket. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. One of John Dewey's most important books, with a special introduction by the author for this edition.

$15.00

Three Men: An Experiment in the Biography of Emotion

By Evans, Jean

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. A psychological portrait of three strange and tortured men, at odds with themselves and with society: a blind and lonely fantast, a necrophile with a green thumb, and an articulate homosexual. Clean blue boards with gold lettering on cover, blue cloth spine with gold lettering and decoration (light soiling to spine gutters, two short closed tears to cloth at top of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 297 pgs. Introduction by Gordon W. Allport. 1954 on title page with Knopf symbol, no statement of edition on copyright page, small "1" by printer's symbol. Dustjacket is not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap), small chips at top and bottom spine edges, closed edge tears, some fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Psychology.

$20.00

The Pleasure Bond: A New Look at Sexuality and Commitment
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The Pleasure Bond: A New Look at Sexuality and Commitment

By Masters, William H. And Virginia E. Johnson

Boston/Toronto: Little Brown, 1975. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Near FIne/Very Good+. Clean red cloth boards with gray cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip, no other signs of wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Clean red endpapers. 268 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, has a few tiny spots to front panel, slight fading to spine. Photo of authors on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Sexuality.

$20.00

The Loony Bin Trip
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The Loony Bin Trip

By Millett, Kate

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1990. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Clean gray boards with black cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 316 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The gripping personal story of a woman's struggle to regain control of her life after being diagnosed as a manic-depressive. 8vo. Psychology.

$10.00

Attack on the Self: Adolescent Behavioral Distrubances and Their Treatment

By Miller, Derek

New Jersey/London: Jason Aronson, Inc., 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Fine. Very clean blue boards with white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. No names or bookplates. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean, but some sentences have been highlighted. 340 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Psychology.

$10.00

Psychoanalysis, Sleep and Dreams

By Tridon, Andre

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1921. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good++/No Dustjacket. Very clean black ribbed cloth boards with clean unchipped paper label on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name neatly stamped on front free and fixed endpapers. 161 pgs. 8 vo.. Psychology.

$25.00

After Silence: Rape & My Journey Back
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After Silence: Rape & My Journey Back

By Raine, Nancy Venable

New York: Crown Publishers, 1998. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Very clean ivory boards with dark blue spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 278 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Women.

$10.00

The Mind of the Horse
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The Mind of the Horse

By Smythe, R. H.

Brattleboro, VT: The Stephen Green Press, 1965. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Clean blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Hint of fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square. No names, writing or bookplates. Small bookstore stamp affixed to bottom rear fixed endpaper. 123 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, is unchipped, with hint of fading to edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses.

$12.00

Mainstream Psychology: A Critique

By Braginsky and Braginsky

Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1974. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near FIne/Near Fine. Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean. No names or bookplates. 206 pgs. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Psychology.

$12.00

Stranger and Traveler: The Story of Dorothea Dix, American Reformer

By Wilson, Dorothy Clarke

Boston/Toronto: Little Brown, 1975. Stated First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Very clean orange brown boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, light surface scratch on front board. Binding is tight & square, pages are bright and clean. No names or writing inside. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has tiny nick at spine edge (smaller than a grain of rice). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of a woman who set out to reform mental institutions and the treatment of the mentally ill. 8vo. Biography.

$10.00

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