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The Education of the Whole Man

by L. P. Jacks

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Published
1931
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Good
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$28.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1931. First Edition. First Printing. In grey paper covered boards and blue cloth spine with balck lettering. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages, except for previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Moderate shelf wear. Jacket is intact with price on upper front panel. Chipping on edges with small peices… Read more
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Paris: Librairie Des Bibliophiles et E. Flammarion, Successeur No date but ca.1886. In French. In quarter leather spine and marbled paper boards with gilt lettering and five raised bands on spine. Marbled endpapers, gilt top edge, and green ribbon markers. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumped corners and scuffing to leather. Moderate shelf… Read more
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$95.00
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Elements of Criticism. The Sixth Edition. With the Author's Last Corrections and Additions. (VOL. II)

by Henry Home, Lord Kames

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Quaker House Books
Published
1785
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Good
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$95.00

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Edinburgh: John Bell and William Creech and T. Cadell and G. Robinson, 1785. Name of author not stated but assumed. In full calf leather with gilt lettering blocked in burgundy leather on spine with gilt bands. Square and intact binding. Clean and very light foxing to text pages. Names of previous owners on front free endpaper and title page. Bookplate… Read more
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On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History

by Thomas Carlyle

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Good
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$22.00

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NA: NA Title page is missing, unknown publisher or date. Previous owner's name and date of 1882 is on flyleaf. In brown speckled leather covers with stamped borders and corner designs in black on front cover and gilt lettering on six-banded spine. Brown endpapers. All gilt edges. Another previous owner's name facing half-title page. Square and intact binding. Clean and… Read more
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Reality and Illusion

by Richard Rothschild

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Quaker House Books
Published
1934
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Good
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$45.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1934. Stated First Edition. First printing. Inscribed, signed, and dated by the author on front free endpaper. In black cloth covers with faded lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping of ends of spine. Moderate shelf rubbing to covers. Photos upon request. . Signed by Author.… Read more
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Boston: J. P. Mendum, 1865. Two volumes in one. In tan leather covers with gilt lettering blocked in black and six raised bands on spine. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Splitting but still attached upper front spine edge. Small white spot on front cover. Previous owner's nameplate on front pastedowm. Moderate rubbing… Read more
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$145.00
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Man's Place in Nature and Other Anthropological Essays; Science and Hebrew Tradition

by Thomas Huxley

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Quaker House Books
Published
1898
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Good
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$42.00

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New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1898. States "Aurhorized Edition'"on verso title page. In quarter leather corners and spine with marble paper covered boards and gilt lettering on spine. Gilt top edges. Square and intact bindings. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Missing top half of leather spine on "Science" book. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request.… Read more
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Can We Keep the Faith? (Signed)

by James Bissett Pratt

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Quaker House Books
Published
1941
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Good
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$45.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1941. First Edition. First Printing. Inscribed, signed, and dated by author on front free endpaper. Good copy. Fair jacket. In blue cloth covers with gilt lettring on spine. Tight, intact binding. Clean, unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping to ends of spine. Moderate shelf rubbing. Jacket: Intact. Price on lower front flap. Chipping of edges… Read more
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From a Hilltop

by James F. Kelly

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Quaker House Books
Published
1941
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$35.00

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Newark, NJ: Jayaness Company, 1941. First Edition. First Printing. Signed letter from author to "Coach" included. Letter is intact but has tears. Very Good copy. No jacket. In tan cloth covers with pasteon title on front cover. Square, intact binding. Clean, unmarked endpapers and text pages. Two small light stins on front cover. Moderate shelf wear. Pictures upon request. Thank… Read more
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Humanism as as Philosophy

by Corliss Lamont

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Quaker House Books
Published
1949
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$30.00

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New York: Philosophical Library, 1949. First Edition. Good copy. Fair jacket. In grey cloth covers with gilt lettering blocked in black on front cover and spine. Red stained top edge. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper. Clean pages. Bumping and rubbing of ends of spine. Light shelf rubbing on covers. Jacket: Price intact. Bumping and chipping of… Read more
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A History of Western Morals

by Crane Brinton

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Quaker House Books
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$13.00

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1959. Stated First Edition.Very Good copy. Good jacket. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Yellow stained top edge. Clean, unmarked text pages. Square copy. Lightly rubbed. Previous owner's name discreetly written on upper front paste-down, otherwise unmarked. Bumping of ends of spine.Moderaely dark stained fore-edge. Jacket: Price intact. Bumping of edges… Read more
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Wells's Natural Philosophy for the Use of Schools, Academis, and Private Students

by David A. Wells

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Quaker House Books
Published
1874
Condition
Good
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$14.00

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New York: Iveson, Blakeman, Taylor, & Company, 1874. Fifteenth Edition. Good copy. No DJ. Black cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Marbled edges (faded). No writing on any of th pages or boards. Bumping and chipping of head and tail of spine and corners. rubbing on the edges. Modearte shelf wear.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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