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The Natural Philosophy of Love

By de Gourmont, Remy

New York, NY, USA: Liveright Inc., 1942. Third edition or later. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. G. T. Hartmann. Black cloth boards with gilt letters, gilt and red graphics. The hinges are strong, no writing And many illustrations, 317 pages. This is the 'Black & Gold Edition' from copyright page. The dust jacket has a 2 cm chip at base of spine and other small chips, in Broadart cover now.

$30.00

Leadership (SIGNED)

By Hillier, General Rick

Toronto, ON, Canada: HarperCollins Publishers LTD, 2010. First Canadian edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Half cloth boards, corners not bumped. First Edition. Inscribed by author on front free page. The dust jacket is not price clipped and has no tears. Pages 315. Weight over one pound.

$33.00

A Gift of Joy

By Hayes, Helen (with Funke, Lewis)

New York, NY, USA: M. Evans and Company, Inc., 1965. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Three quarter blue and one quarter purple boards with silver lettering. FIRST EDITION. Signed by the author on the front free page. Previous owner's bookplate on the front endpage. Numerous black-and-white photographs. The rear second free page is creased. The DJ shows minor tears and chips. The DJ is price-clipped. 254 pages.

$20.00

The Essayes or Counsels

By Verulam, Francis Lo. (Bacon, Francis)

London, United Kingdom: Philip Allan & Co., 1924. 1st. Hardcover. Fair. Brown cloth boards with paste-on title on the spine. FIRST EDITION THUS. Newly Enlarged. The cloth on the front board at the spine fold is torn halfway The paste-on has a chip missing. The top and base of the spine shows shelf wear. A few pages are dog-eared. 254 pages.

$19.95

Les Peches De Jeunesse

By Souvestre, Emile

Paris, France: Ancienne Maison Michel Levy Freres, 1884. New Edition. Leather Bound. Good. Full leather black boards with brown spine and corner tips. Gilt lettering and graphic on the spine. Gilt graphic separating the brown from the black boards. The spine is starting to crack on the front board. There is foxing throughout. The text is in French. Basic translation is "Fishings of Youth". 249 pages.

$45.00

The Ethics of Freedom

By Young, George Paxton (M.A., LL.D)

Toronto, ON, Canada: University Press, 1911. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Green embossed, cloth boards with gilt lettering along the spine and gilt lettering on the front board. FIRST EDITION. "Notes Selected, Translated and Arranged by His Pupil James Gibson Hume A.M., Ph.D." Copyright page states "Canada, 1912 by J. Gibson Hume". Frontis is a photograph of the author. There is light foxing throughout. Previous owner's signature on the front free page. No DJ. 76 pages.

$42.00

The Young Man's Affairs

By Brown, Charles Reynolds

New York, NY, USA: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1909. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good but Torn DJ. Red boards with gilt lettering and graphics on the front board and spine. Gilt top edge. FIFTH PRINTING. There is light foxing throughout. DJ has seven tears to one half inch. Previous owner's name written on the front of the DJ. "A series of strong, practical talks to every young man about the things which interest him most: His Main Purpose, His Intimates, His Books, His Money, His Recreations, His Wife, His Church." 160 pages.

$25.00

Sermons on Bible Subjects

By Robertson, Frederick W.

New York, NY, USA: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1924. Everyman's Library. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. Blue embossed boards with gilt lettering and gilt graphic along the spine. There is a blue top stain to the pages. Previous owner's name on the front free page. Everyman's Library Edition. DJ shows very light wear and has no tears. Arranged by Canon Barnett. 349 pages.

$51.00

All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten : Uncommon Thoughts on Common Things

By Fulghum, Robert

New York: Villard Books, 1990. Later printing. Hard Cover. Good Plus in Very Good DJ. 8vo, Blue boards with darker blue spine. Silver letters. Remainder mark. 196 pages.

$9.00

The Potter's Wheel

By MacLaren, Ian

Toronto, ON, Canada: Fleming H. Revell Company, 1897. 1st Canadian. Hardcover. Good Plus. 12mo, Green boards with gilt letters. The rear hinge has two half inch tears. There is light foxing throughout. There is some pencil bracketing and notations. 209 pages.

$19.95

Nostradamus

By King, Francis X.

Carlton, 1997. Later. Hardcover. Very Good Plus in Very Good DJ. 4to, Glossy boards depicting the DJ illustrations. Later edition. DJ shows light wear. Illustrated. Prophecies fulfilled and predictions for the Millennium & beyond. 176 pages.

$12.95

The Imperial Animal

By Tiger, Lionel and Fox, Robin

Toronto, ON, Canada: McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1971. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 8vo, Yellow and orange boards with yellow and black lettering along spine. DJ has two quarter-inch tears and shows minimal shelfwear. "The Imperial Animal" is unique in taking very seriously the study of human beings as they are, as we know them, and as we know them in prehistory. This is a book of objective information with direct and intimate relevance to how people see their public and private lives. 308 pgs.

$16.00

The Human Organism

By DeCoursey, Russell Myles

New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1955. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo, Burgandy boards, silver letters, university text pages 550

$10.00

Gems of Great Authors

By Tillotson, John

London: Gall & Inglis, Not Stated. Not Stated. Hardcover. Fair. 8vo, Brown boards, red letters. Red, gilt, silver graphics. The front hinge is partially torn however webbing is intact. Missing second free page. Signed on first free page. 376 pages. The philosophy of reading and thinking.

$38.00

Rendezvous with Life

By Tidman, Denys A.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom: William Blackwood & Sons Ltd., 1958. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. Haywood, Leslie S.. 8vo, Blue boards, gilt letters. DJ has surface tear from price sticker. A 1/8 inch tear and edgewear. 258 pages. For adults it is a story that will concentrate and illuminate their knowledge. For young people it will provide a wonderful voyage of discovery.

$15.00

The Sacred Balance : Rediscovering Our Place in Nature

By Suzuki, David; McConnell, Amanda

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada: GreyStone Books, 1997. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good DJ. 8vo, Tan boards with gilt letters. DJ is crisp. 259 pages.

$11.99

Adventures in Friendship

By Grayson, David

London, Britain: Hodder and Stoughton, 1942. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo, Tan boards, black lettering. Gifted front free page. Black Jacket Books. 192 pages.

$12.00