History of Philosophy

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In Search Of Humanity

In Search Of Humanity

by Cobban Alfred

The Great Chain Of Being

The Great Chain Of Being

by Arthur O Lovejoy

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Fear and Trembling/Repetition

by Soren Kierkegaard

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Fear and Trembling

by Edna and Howard Hong

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Fear and Trembling/Repetition

by Soren; Hong, Howard V Ed ; Hong, Edna H Ed Kierkegaard

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The Sophists

The Sophists

by Guthrie, W K C

The World of Humanism, 1453-1517

The World of Humanism, 1453-1517

by Gilmore, Myron Piper, 1910-1978

xv, 326 p., 64 illus., portraits, maps; 23 cm. Series: The Rise of Modern Europe. First edition with errata slip. Contents: The frontiers of Latin Christendom; The direction of economic and social change; Dynastic consolidation; The structure and function of government; The particular interests of the Christian princes; The condition of the Christian church; Scholarship and philosophy; The program of Christian humanism; Art and science. Stock#48131-2.
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$10.00
Problems of Men

Problems of Men

by Dewey, John

PHILOSOPHICAL LIBRARY INC, 1946. 1st. Hardcover. Good. PHILOSOPHICAL LIBRARY INC, 1946. 1st. Good. John Dewey was the most famous teacher of philosophy in the early twentieth century, and he was known for his lifelong work to reform America's educational system<br /><br />1946 Philosophical Library 1st Edition 424PP Book is in good condition NOT EX-LIBRARY No DJ Clean text, tight binding Rubbing/bumping to cover, corner&Edges There are signs of visible wear which may include... Read more
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$22.10
The First Part of King Henry the Fourth: Texts and Contexts (Bedford Shakespeare)

The First Part of King Henry the Fourth: Texts and Contexts (Bedford Shakespeare)

by Shakespeare, William

Boston and New York: Bedford/St. Martin's, 1997. Book. New. Soft cover. This teaching edition of Shakespeare's The First Part of King Henry the Fourth responds to the needs of instructors using a variety of approaches to Shakespeare, including historical and cultural studies approaches. ---------------- The play is accompanied by 6 sets of primary documents and illustrations thematically arranged to offer a richly textured understanding of early modern culture and Shakespeare's work within... Read more
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$19.95
[CHEBYSHEV&#39;S POLYNOMIAL] Two imprints on functions: 1. O funktsiyakh, naimenee uklonyaushchikhsya ot nulya [i.e. On the Functions with the Smallest Deviation from Zero]. 2. O razlozhenii funktsiy v ryady pri pomoshchi nepreryvnykh drobey [i.e. On Functions Decomposition Using Continuous Fractions]

[CHEBYSHEV'S POLYNOMIAL] Two imprints on functions: 1. O funktsiyakh, naimenee uklonyaushchikhsya ot nulya [i.e. On the Functions with the Smallest Deviation from Zero]. 2. O razlozhenii funktsiy v ryady pri pomoshchi nepreryvnykh drobey [i.e. On Functions Decomposition Using Continuous Fractions]

by Chebyshev, Pafnuty

St. Petersburg: Academy of Science, 1866. 1. O funktsiyakh, naimenee uklonyaushchikhsya ot nulya [i.e. On the Functions with the Smallest Deviation from Zero]. St. Petersburg: Academy of Science, 1873. 32 pp. 25x16 cm. 2. O razlozhenii funktsiy v ryady pri pomoshchi nepreryvnykh drobey [i.e. On Functions Decomposition Using Continuous Fractions]. St. Petersburg: Academy of Science, 1866. 26 pp. 25x16 cm. No wrappers as issued. Uncut. Near fine. Two rare imprints of Pafnuty Lvovich Chebyshev's... Read more
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$3,500.00
Culture & Greed

Culture & Greed

by Earle, Nick

160pp. 1967. Thames and Hudson. Owner's name written in pen on inside of cover. Small sticker on front cover. Text is clean and unmarked.The general studies library. Book is in good condition. NOT EX-LIBRARY. ALL PHOTOS ARE OF ACTUAL BOOK. NOT STOCK PHOTO. There may be minor signs of visible wear which may include markings, bookplate or owner's name, creases, minimal markings, small tears, non-major spine or binding defects but book is still wholly intact. SEE PICTURES for any wear or defects. Condition... Read more
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$12.00
Art of Promotion: Creating Distinction Through Innovative Production Techniques

Art of Promotion: Creating Distinction Through Innovative Production Techniques

by Cyr, Lisa L

Mass.: Rockport Publishers, 2003. Book. New. Hardcover. 1st Edition. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. ----- For professionals and students alike, this book offers creative ways to leverage the power of technology in design. This book enables designers of all ability levels to confidently employ technology in ways that distinguish their work from the competition. The author deconstructs an array of exciting pieces that have used everything from unique bindings to unconventional printing surfaces to... Read more
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$39.95
Expressions of Belief: Masterpieces of African, Oceanic and Indonesian Art

Expressions of Belief: Masterpieces of African, Oceanic and Indonesian Art

by Greub, Suzanne

USA: Rizzoli, 1988. Book. New. Soft cover. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 12 inches tall; 248 pages, 102 objects featured in full-page color photos, bibliography, 5 maps. The items are from the Museum Voor Volkerkunde in Rotterdam, (The Netherlands), and include art from Africa, Oceania,and Indonesia. The items are mostly masks, figures, ornaments and textiles, and have excellent detailed descriptions..
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$75.00
Reason &amp; Religious Belief: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion

Reason & Religious Belief: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion

by Peterson, Michael; William Hasker; Bruce Reichenbach & David Basinger

Oxford University Press, 1991. Pages [289 including index] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Covers clean, colors bright, a little edge and handling wear. Faint discolorations at page edges. Media Mail, Priority & most international shipping include free tracking information. Every book listed is located in my smoke free and climate controlled shop. All are inspected by me and will have qualities and/or flaws described. . First Edition, Third Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 8vo -... Read more
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$5.00
The Way To Happiness (DVD) Film based on Hubbard, Ron L Writings

The Way To Happiness (DVD) Film based on Hubbard, Ron L Writings

by L. Ron Hubbard

The Way to Happiness Movie Based on the Book by L. Ron Hubbard - Scientology (DVD New). An Inspirational Life Changing Film! True joy and happiness are valuable. If one does not survive, no joy and no happiness are obtainable. Trying to survive in a chaotic, dishonest and generally immoral society is difficult.Any individual or group seeks to obtain from life what pleasure and freedom from pain that they can. Your own survival can be threatened by the bad actions of others around you. Your own... Read more
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$9.95
The Leibniz-Clarke Correspondence

The Leibniz-Clarke Correspondence

by H.G. Alexander

Manchester University Press, 1977. Paperback. Good. Manchester University Press, 1977. Good. A must read for connoisseurs of Western philosophy-Amazon Review<br /><br />Book is in good condition NOT EX-LIBRARY There may be minor signs of visible wear which may include markings, bookplate or authors name, creases, minimal markings, small tears, non-major spine or binding defects but book is still wholly intact SEE PICTURES for any wear or defects Condition based on age of book To ensure... Read more
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$7.80
The Secret (Extended Edition) DVD

The Secret (Extended Edition) DVD

by Actors: Rhonda Byrne, Bob Proctor, Rev. Dr. Michael Beckwith, Neale Donald Walsch, Jack Canfield

The new "extended edition" of this ground-breaking feature length movie presentation reveals The Great Secret of the universe. It has been passed throughout the ages, traveling through centuries... to reach you. This is The Secret to everything - the secret to unlimited joy, health, money, relationships, love, youth: everything you have ever wanted. In this astonishing program are ALL the resources you will ever need to understand and live The Secret. For the first time in history, the world's leading... Read more
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$6.95
Path Without Destination: An Autobiography, Uncorrected Proof Copy

Path Without Destination: An Autobiography, Uncorrected Proof Copy

by Satish Kumar

Eagle Brook, 1999. If you've ever felt the truth arise within you while sitting beside a quiet stream or lingering under a sky full of stars, you know what it's like to read Satish Kumar's autobiography Path Without Destination Kumar left home at the age of nine to become a wandering Jain monk and has never stopped wandering His political consciousness began with a Gandhi-inspired walk from India to Britain and two principles: eat no meat and carry no money This lifestyle of simplicity and nonviolent... Read more
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$17.49
Let Life be Like This

Let Life be Like This

by Bach, Marcus

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1963. DJ with some edge wear, faint moisture stains along top. Pages clean, unmarked, binding tight and square. Black boards, gilt lettering on spine, a little shelf-wear and soiling. Here is a practical and inspired philosophy that brings refreshing new color and excitement into your life. Dr. Bach shows you how to successfully quest for "the Good, the True, and the Beautiful" . . . how to discover the hidden, adventurous side to your life, and find peace... Read more
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$4.00
[Garden Design] Making Paths &amp; Walkways: Creative Ideas and Simple Techniques

[Garden Design] Making Paths & Walkways: Creative Ideas and Simple Techniques

by Blomgren, Paige Gilchrist

Lark Books, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Full-color photographs and detailed instructions explain how to create a wide variety of walkways and paths to suit an array of landscapes and sites from such materials as stone, brick, concrete, gravel, pine needles, straw, bark, and more. ------------ Advance copy stamp from publisher on front free endpage, Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Minimal shelf handling wear. -------------- This is a comprehensive manual that covers all the... Read more
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$19.95
In Search of Humanity

In Search of Humanity

by Cobban, Alfred

New York: George Braziller. Good in Good dust jacket. 1960. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. Bookplate on front endpaper. Blue and gray dust-jacket with gray or blue lettering on cover. Blue spine with pink lettering, has edgewear and scuffing, edges lightly stained; The role of enlightenment in modern history; Ex-Libris; 254 pages .
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$17.00
Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

by Adams, Henry

Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1933. Reprint of 1905 edition, no other printing info given. Minimal rubbing at spine heel. Excellent copy, unmarked except for neatly penned previous owner name and date first blank page. Unclipped, price intact ($6.00) dust jacket with light chipping at spine ends, crease and short closed tear upper front, minimal wear otherwise. Now in a fresh Brodart mylar sleeve. FINE/VG++. 397 pp.
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$50.00
Pocket-Book of Useful Formula and Memoranda for Civil and Mechanical Engineers

Pocket-Book of Useful Formula and Memoranda for Civil and Mechanical Engineers

by Guilford L. Molesworth (Lindsey, Sir,1828-1925)

London: , 1864 : E. and F. N. Spon, 1864. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Printed to be able to carry in a waistcoat pocket. Stiff leather wraps. Gilt titles and blindstamped decoration on the front cover. All edge are gilt. 5 by 3 inches; 220 pages plus supplement by J. T. Hurst of 25 pages; both have indexes. There are a number of blank pages preceding and after the text for notes. All blank but for one multiplication cipher. A pasted in monthly calendar for 1964 on front marbled endpage. -------... Read more
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$95.00
Ludwig Wittgenstein: A Memoir

Ludwig Wittgenstein: A Memoir

by Malcolm, Norman

Oxford University Press, 1972. Paperback. Good. Oxford University Press, 1972. Good. Ludwig Wittgenstein: A Memoir 1972, Book is in good condition NOT EX-LIBRARY There may be minor signs of visible wear which may include markings, bookplate or authors name, creases, minimal markings, small tears, non-major spine or binding defects but book is still wholly intact SEE PICTURES for any wear or defects Condition based on age of book To ensure you receive the quality of book expected we provide pictures... Read more
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$18.80
More Pious Friends and Drunken Companions. Songs and Ballads of Conviviality Collected from Curious Sources by Frank Gloriously Illuminated by John Held Jr. Musical arrangement for any degree of Inebriety by Helen Ramsey.

More Pious Friends and Drunken Companions. Songs and Ballads of Conviviality Collected from Curious Sources by Frank Gloriously Illuminated by John Held Jr. Musical arrangement for any degree of Inebriety by Helen Ramsey.

by Shay, Frank (Songs and Ballads)

New York: Macauley Company, 1928. Book. Illus. by John Held Jr. (Illustrator). Good. Hardcover. Black cloth over the spine to paper boards, Titles on the spine are faded. The bindings are firm and square, hinges show stress. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear with rubbed corners. Gutter of pages 114-115 have a darken area from a newspaper clipping. Signature on the half-title. 8vo; 190 pages. 22.5 x 18 cm, (8.5 in); illustrated with woodcuts. First Edition, First Printing. .
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$24.95
A Love of Ships

A Love of Ships

by King, George

UK: Kenneth Mason, 1991. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Bindings square and tight, a bit of soil on the top of the textblock. Text clean. Dust jacket in new Mylar sleeve has wear top of the spine on rear top edge. 8vo; 294 pages with index and illustrated with photographs..
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$29.95
The Roads and Railroads, Vehicles, and Modes of Travelling, of Ancient and Modern Countries; with Accounts of Bridges, Tunnels, and Canals in various parts of the world.

The Roads and Railroads, Vehicles, and Modes of Travelling, of Ancient and Modern Countries; with Accounts of Bridges, Tunnels, and Canals in various parts of the world.

by [Author not stated]

London: John W. Parker, 1839. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. A complete history of transportation in Great Britain from the Roman Eras to the beginning of the Steam Era with fascinating and informative woodcut illustrations. ------------------------- Brown blind-stamped ribbed cloth with gilt spine titles. The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear; The head of the spine is frayed with a small loss. 12mo 7.5 inches tall; viii, 340 pages, 5... Read more
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$140.00
The Life of a Fox Written by Himself

The Life of a Fox Written by Himself

by Smith, Thomas; Introduction by Lord Willoughby De Broke

London: Edward Arnold & Co., 1926. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. A New Edition with coloured plates after H. Alken and Others 4to; 10.25 inches tall; 126 pages illustrated with colored and b/w plates. ---------- Publisher's red cloth with stamped titles in gilt and front emblem. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. A bit of sun-fading on the spine. No dust Jacket. ----------- The Life of a Fox is a rather pretty conception and no more exhaustive... Read more
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$49.95
Ancient Persia and Iranian Civilization

Ancient Persia and Iranian Civilization

by Huart, Clement

Lower board corners bumped otherwise appears flawless. AS NEW hardcover in a VG+ price clipped dust jacket with minor edge wear including a 1/2" closed tear rear wrap. "Beginning with an account of the geography of the country, and its different scripts, (Clement Huart) then goes on to look in detail at the organization of Persia at various periods in its history: in the time of the Medes and the Achaemenids, of the Parthian Arsacids, and of the Sassanids. M. Huart also deals with religion and the arts... Read more
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$30.00
Stranger in the House: Reclaiming the Decency Today&#39;s Media Has Abandoned

Stranger in the House: Reclaiming the Decency Today's Media Has Abandoned

NY: Morality in Media, Inc, 2000. Illustrated throughout with B&W drawings [cartoons]. Covers clean, colors bright, a little edge and handling wear, no reading creases at spine. Pages [116 including index] clean, unmarked, binding tight and square; corner bends at back top edges decreasing toward front edges; very small stain at bottom page edges. Media Mail, Priority & most international shipping include free tracking information. Every book listed is located in my smoke free and climate... Read more
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$4.00
Rejuvenation: the Search for the Fountain of Youth

Rejuvenation: the Search for the Fountain of Youth

by Trimmer, Eric J

A.S. Barnes & Co. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. 1st American edition. Book's first 3 pages have corner creases otherwise appears to have no mention worthy issues. Clipped Brodart covered DJ is taped to boards with edge wear, rubbing. 189 mark free pages. Fast shipping with tracking, careful, secure packaging.
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$15.00