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THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF SOCIALISM

By Strachey, John

New York: Random House, 1936. HC. good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) owner's name. 215pp.

$7.50

APRISMO - THE IDEAS AND DOCTRINES OF VICTOR RAUL HAYA DE LA TORRE

By Alexander, Robert J. (selected, edited and translated by)

Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 1973. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) SLIGHT CANT TO BOOK BLOCK. ISBN 0873381254 SLIGHT CANT TO THE BOOK BLOCK from sitting on a shelf somewhere the wrong way. 367pp.

$25.00

MESMERISM AND THE END OF THE ENLIGHTENMENT IN FRANCE

By Darnton, Robert

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1968. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. A fascinating study of the effects that the theories of the notorious Viennese physician, Franz Mesmer, had upon social and political thinkers during the two decades preceding the French Revolution. 218pp.

$10.00

THE MIDDLE WORKS OF JOHN DEWEY 1899-1924: VOLUME 1 - ESSAYS ON SCHOOL AND SOCIETY 1899-1901

By Dewey, John; Boydston, Jo Ann (edited by); Burnett, Joe R. (introduction by)

Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois Univ. Pr, 1983. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) LIGHT UNDERLINING ABOUT 10 PAGES. ISBN 0809311356 NOTE - SOME LIGHT UNDERLINING ON ABOUT 10 PAGES. 358pp.

$20.00

BACON'S ESSAYS: WITH ANNOTATIONS - FIFTH EDITION REVISED AND ENLARGED

By Whately, Richard

Boston, MA: Lee and Shepard, 1863. HC. good++, 3/4 leather w/raised bands, marbled boards (hardcover). Nice clean, tight and bright copy. Light edgewear to the leather. 586pp.

$30.00

MEDITATION: EPIGRAMS AND WORD PICTURES

By Pozmantier, Frank

Boston, MA: Christopher Publishing House, 1957. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover) owner's inscription. 61pp.

$15.00

ANIMAL ACTS: CONFIGURING THE HUMAN IN WESTERN HISTORY
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ANIMAL ACTS: CONFIGURING THE HUMAN IN WESTERN HISTORY

By Ham, Jennifer and Senior, Matthew (edited by)

New York: Routledge, 1997. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0415916100 258pp.

$20.00

NEW SHAPES OF REALITY: APSECTS OF A. N. WHITEHEAD'S PHILOSOPHY

By Jordan, Martin

London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1968. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). 184pp.

$8.50

DEAR RUSSELL - DEAR JOURDAIN: A COMMENTARY ON RUSSELL'S LOGIC, BASED ON HIS CORRESPONDENCE WITH PHILIP JOURDAIN

By Grattan-Guinness, I.

New York: Columbia University Press, 1977. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0231044607 234pp.

$8.00

HAPPY THOUGHTS

By Burnand, Francis C.

London: Bradbury, Agnew, & Co., Ltd, n.d.. HC. very good, maroon cloth (hardcover). 252pp.

$15.00

THE RISE OF SELFISHNESS IN AMERICA
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THE RISE OF SELFISHNESS IN AMERICA

By Collier, James Lincoln

New York: Oxford University Press, 1991. HC. fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0195052773 How in the course of about sixty years from 1910 to 1970 did a morality that seemed fixed and permanent get stood on its head? Or to put it in broader terms, how did the United States turn from a social code in which self-restraint was a cardinal virtue to one in which self-gratificataion is a central idea, indeed ideal? 308pp.

$7.50

CHRISTIAN PNEUMATOPATHY; OR, THE PHILOSOPHY OF MENTAL HEALING

By Gill, William I.

Boston, MA: H. H. Carter & Karrick, Pub, 1887. HC. good, brown cloth (hardcover) small stain/wear top of spine. From the preface: "The easrnest advocacy and the practical exemplification of the power of mental healing, and their rapid diffusion, rank among the most striking phenomena of our times." 248pp.

$40.00

CHOMSKY AND HIS CRITICS
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CHOMSKY AND HIS CRITICS

By Antony, Louise M. and Hornstein, Norbert (edited by)

Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing, 2003. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0631200215 In this compelling volume, ten distinguished thinkers address a variety of conceptual issues raised in Noam Chomsky's work on mind and language. 342pp.

$30.00

GEORGE SANTAYANA, LITERARY PHILOSOPHER
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GEORGE SANTAYANA, LITERARY PHILOSOPHER

By Singer, Irving

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2000. HC. very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0300080379 For almost sixty years before his death in 1952, he combined literary and philosophical talents, writing not only important works of philosophy but also a best-selling novel. 217pp.

$5.00

A COMPANION TO PLATO'S REPUBLIC
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A COMPANION TO PLATO'S REPUBLIC

By White, Nicholas P.

Indianapolis, IN: Hackett Publishing Company, 1979. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) UNDERLINE ABOUT 4 PAGES. ISBN 0915144565 NOTE AGAIN - Underlinging on about 4 pages, and owner's name. 275pp.

$15.00

SANTAYANA, ART, AND AESTHETICS

By Ashmore, Jerome

Cleveland, OH: Western Reserve Univ. Press, 1966. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). An examination, classification, and exposition of the elements on which Santayana's moral consequenses are based. 139pp.

$6.00

SELECTED WRITINGS ON PHILOSOPHY AND ADULT EDUCATION

By Merriam, Sharan B. (edited by)

Malabar, FL: Robert E. Krieger Pub. Co, 1984. HC. very good, blue cloth (hardcover). ISBN 0898746000 189pp.

$8.00

THE CHALLENGE OF HUMANISM: AN ESSAY IN COMPARATIVE CRITICISM - With Two Letters from the Author

By Mercier, Louis J. A.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1933. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). Contents include: The Renaissance of Humanism; The Challenge of Irving Babbitt to Naturalism; The Psychology of Irving Babbitt; The Rational Imperialism of Ernest Seilliere and American Humanism: a Comparison; Neo-Scholasticism and the Tradition of Dualism; The Relation of Dualistic Humanism to Religion; Humanistic Dualism and Christianity: the Work of Paul Elmer More; Naturalism or Humanism?. 288pp.

$10.00

THE ESSAYES OR COVNSELS CIVILL AND MORALL OF FRANCIS BACON (THE ESSAYS OR COUNSELS CIVIL AND MORAL)

By Bacon, Francis (Viscount St. Albans, Baron Verulam) (edited by Walter Worrall; introduction by Oliphant Smeaton)

New York: E. P. Dutton & Co, 1900. HC. B&W illustrations. First publsihed in 1587, newly written in 1625. Francis Bacon--Baron Verulam and Viscount St. Albans, but not Lord Bacon, as he is sometimes erroneously styled, left us this literary legacy of wonderful essays. 291pp.

$30.00

ON THE TRACKS OF LIFE: THE IMMORALITY OF MORALITY

By Sera, Leo G. (translated from the Italian by J. M. Kennedy) (introduction by Oscar Levy)

London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1909. HC. good+, light red cloth, teg (hardcover) light fade to spine. Contents include: Love; What is Aristocratic?; The Origin of Society; Work and Morals; Modesty and Shyness; Stendhal; Nietzsche; North and South; Social Rhythms; The Creation of Genius; The Meaning of the Aristocratic Ideal; and, A Conception of Civilization. 335pp.

$22.50

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