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Reason and Emptiness: A Study in Logic and Mysticism
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Reason and Emptiness: A Study in Logic and Mysticism

By Iida, Shotaro

Tokyo: Hokuseido Press, 1980 This study, written originally as a Doctoral Dissertation, is an investigation of one of the frontiers on the field of Buddhist studies, the thought of the Sautrantika-Svatantrika-Madhyamika, Bhavaviveka (ca. 490-570). Black cloth with gilt titling to front and spine. 321 pages. Barely visible scratch to back cover. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear, a 1/4 inch and 1/8 inch closed tear to top, light creasing to top edge. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

Reiyukai Movement
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Reiyukai Movement

By Reiyukai

Tokyo: Reiyukai, 1990 This booklet was written by members of the Reiyukai staff. The contents themselves prepresent a partial revision of a previous publication, 'The Reiyukai Movement: Buddhism as an Interreligious Philosophy' (The Reiyukai, 1987). Beige card cover, black titling, 32 pages plus 4 pages Appendix. Bump to bottom free corner. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Card Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

True System of Religious Philosophy, in Letters to A Man of the World Disposed to Believe.
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True System of Religious Philosophy, in Letters to A Man of the World Disposed to Believe.

By Le Boys De Guays, J.F.E.; John Murdock (Translator)

New York, NY: General Convention of the New Jerusalem in the United States of America, 1865 1865 revised and corrected by George Bush. Purple cloth, gilt titling and decoration to front and spine, blind stamped decorative border to front and back, bevelled edges, light pink endpapers, marbled textblock edge, 259 pages. Sunning to spine and partially to front, some edge wear especially to spine ends, some foxing to first and last pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Inoperative Community
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Inoperative Community

By Nancy, Jean-Luc & Peter Connor (Editor and Translator)

Minneapolis and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2001 Nancy examines community as an idea that has dominated mondern thought and traces its relation to concepts of experienc, discourse, and the individual. Edited and translated by Peter connor. Foreword by Christopher Fynsk. Soft cover, gift inscription to poet Phyllis Webb to half title, 176 pages. Sunning to spine and front, light shelf wear, a few small markings: e.g. page 37, 40 and 85. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Fourth Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

On the Idea of a University
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On the Idea of a University

By Cameron, James Monro

Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 1978 Four lectures which were originally delivered to mark the sesquicentennial of the University of Toronto and the 125th anniversary of Saint Michael's College. Cameron examines the functions of today's university providing a fresh perspective on the university's purpose, its form, and its future. Light shelf wear, previous owner's name to inside of front cover and "1981" inked to opposing page. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Lives of Animals
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Lives of Animals

By Coetzee, J.M.

Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1999 Edited and with an introduction by Amy Gutmann. This fable was presented as a Tanner Lecture and is followed by responses from different perspectives by thinkers in different fields such as Wendy Doniger, Barbara Smuts, Marjorie Garber, and Peter Singer. Brown cloth, gitl titling to spine, 127 pages. Light edge wear. Dust jacket shows very light sunning to spine and minor shelf wear. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

Knowledge and its Limits
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Knowledge and its Limits

By Williamson, Timothy

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000 A "systematic new conception of knowledge as a fundamental kind of mental state sensitive to the knower's environment." Black cloth with gilt titling to spine, 340 pages. Minor edge wear, light foxing to textblock edge, inside clean and tight. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine, light shelf wear and light creasing to top edge. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good + . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$95.00

As We are One: Essays & Poems in Honor of Bede Griffiths
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As We are One: Essays & Poems in Honor of Bede Griffiths

By Bruteau, Beatrice, Editor

Pfafftown, N.C.: Philosophers' Exchange Introduction by Wayne Teasdale. Book was written as a "celebration of Dom Bede's life and work"... interreligious dialogue being the main theme. White soft cover with orange titling and illustration on front, two black & white photos in text, decorative border on each page, 231+ pages. Cover has light shelf wear, a few tiny pale marks on front cover and text block edges, text is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Biopolitical Experience: Foucault, Power and Positive Critique
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Biopolitical Experience: Foucault, Power and Positive Critique

By Blencowe, Claire

U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan Book "offers an original and comprehensive interpretation of Michel Foucault's analysis of biopolitics - situating biopolitics in the context of embodied histories of subjectivity, affective investments and structures of experience..." Blue hard cover with white titling and colourful illustration on front, blue titling on grey spine, 220 pages. Very faint mark on leading text block edge. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Die Leidenschaft Des Michel Foucault Aus Dem Amerikanischen Ubersetzt Von Michael Busges, Unter Mitwirkung Von Hubert Winkels
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Die Leidenschaft Des Michel Foucault Aus Dem Amerikanischen Ubersetzt Von Michael Busges, Unter Mitwirkung Von Hubert Winkels

By Miller, James

Koln, Germany: Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 1995 The Passion of Michel Foucault, translated from the American by Michael Busges and Hubert Winkels. A biography of Michel Foucault, written in German. Black hard cover with white titling on spine, black and white image on front, grey end papers, red ribbon marker, publisher's advertising at back, 714 pages. Some negligible smudges on text block edge, and light shelf wear to dust jacket. This is a handsome book, in great condition. Book is overweight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

Coming to Terms with Rudolf Steiner, Interim Paper 6
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Coming to Terms with Rudolf Steiner, Interim Paper 6

By Clark, Laurence

Rickmansworth, Hants, England: Veracity Ventures "Chiefly owing to its reliance on original methods of occult research, the life-work of Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925) is still ignored by universities and commonly written off as eccentric. This Paper, which was first published, without the final section and the notes, in Twentieth Century Magazine takes the opposite view: that Steiner's work potentially is, and should become, of central importance to our culture." Grey soft cover, staple binding, black titling, 23 pages. Cover has light shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

Let Go! Theory and Practice of Detachment According to Zen
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Let Go! Theory and Practice of Detachment According to Zen

By Benoit, Hubert

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1962 Translated from the French "Lacher Prise" by Albert W. Low. The author maintains that this volume represents a culmination of thoughts which made up his book, "The Supreme Doctrine" Red cloth with gilt titling on spine, coloured upper text block edge, tiny bookseller's plate inside front cover, 277 pages, publisher's advertising on last two pages. Text block edge slightly darkened, previous owner's name in ink on end paper, book is clean, bright and tight. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has light edge wear, spine and edges sunned, and has multiple small stains. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First English Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$195.00

Spengler Letters: 1913 - 1936

By Spengler, Oswald

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd. Translated and edited by Arthur Helps. Blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine, pale blue end papers, black and white frontispiece, 320 pages. Lower edges of front and back cover lightly bumped, text block edges very slightly darkened. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has light edge wear, two small closed tears to upper edge, light shelf wear. Book is in nice shape - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Voice at the Borders of Silence: An Intimate View of the Gurdjieff Work, Zen Buddhism, and Art
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Voice at the Borders of Silence: An Intimate View of the Gurdjieff Work, Zen Buddhism, and Art

By Segal, William and Marielle Bancou-Segal

Woodstock: Overlook Press, 2003 Edited by Mark Magill. An autobiography of William Segal; the many dimensions of his life are explored through this own writings and art, and through interviews with those whose lives he influenced. White boards, black cloth spine with silver titling, tan end papers, black and white illustrations throughout as well as several pages of colour plates, 284 pages. Lower corners of cover have light wear and are bumped. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has negligible shelf wear. This is a very handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$48.00

Jean-Jacques Rousseau Oeuvres Choisies

By Rousseau, Jean-Jacques & L. Flandrin, Editor

Paris: Librairie A. Hatier, 1946 Book is written in French and appears to be a volume of "Collection d'Auteurs Francais." Red textured hard cover, gilt titling on spine and front, rounded corners, simple blind-stamped border front and back, black and white frontispiece, black and white illustrations, some pages are incompletely cut, lightly speckled text block edge, 844 pages, publisher's advertising on back page. Cover has edge wear, more wear to upper spine end, shelf wear, spine significantly sunned, end papers foxed, hinge is loose front and back, binding cracked at page 32-33. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$25.00

Three Voices of Poetry, The

By Eliot, T.S.

London: Cambridge University Press, 1953 The essay in this book was delivered at the Eleventh Annual Lecture of the Book League of London, at Central Hall, Westminster on Novemer 19, 1953. Off-white card cover with green titling and decoration on front, staple binding, 24 pages. Spine and edges lightly sunned, otherwise this little volume is in nice shape. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

La Philosophie Au XXe Siecle, Tome 4

By Chatelet, Francois, Editor

Verviers, Belgium: Marabout Universite, 1979 Book is Volume 4 of La Philosophie au XXe siecle. White soft cover with red titling and black and white photographs, 348 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, spine very lightly sunned, text block edge slightly darkened, otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$14.00

Rise and Fall of Everything, The
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Rise and Fall of Everything, The

By Bruiger, Dan

1996 The Rise and Fall of Everything: Collected Philosophical Musings of Dan Bruiger. Brown card cover, staple binding, unpaginated. Light sunning to front, card cover shows missing pieces where some little critter chewed off the front edge and the corners, the first two pages are missing a very small piece of the bottom free corner. Otherwise the booklet is clean and good. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$65.00

Surface Personality: A Study of Imaginary Man
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Surface Personality: A Study of Imaginary Man

By Ouspensky, P.D.

Cape Town, South Africa: The Stourton Press, 1954 Privately printed as a limited edition of 200 copies. "The text of this book is a reconstruction of things said by P.D. Ouspensky at meetings held bewtween 1930 and 1944." Beige cloth with blue titling to front and spine, tipped in card with quote by Ouspensky to back of half title, 53 pages. Very light sunning to top and to spine, a brown discoloration to top of front cover, a small bump to top of spine, minro edge wear, evenly foxed free endpapers, previous owner's name to ffep. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$200.00

Mercury Reader, The
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Mercury Reader, The

By Thompson, Veronica

Boston, MA: Pearson Custom Publishing, 2005 A collection of short arguments by Francis Bacon, Jonathan Swift, E.B.White, E.M. Forster, George Orwell, Neil Bissondath, Stephen King and Margaret Atwood about different topics. Glossy soft cover, 92 pages. Light shelf wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good-/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

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