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121 Mitchell, Charles E. Individualism And Its Discontents; Appropriations of Emerson, 1880-1950
Amherst, MA University of Massachusetts Press 1997 1558490736 / 9781558490734 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 220 pages; Bright snug and neat in clean, uniformly bright and crisp edged dust jacket. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to jacket at edges. Feels and appears unread. Neat unmarked copy. NF/NF 
Price: 18.50 USD
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122 Montaigne, Michel De; Peter Coste The Essays of Michael Seigneur De Montaigne, Translated Into English. The Eighth Edition, with Very Considerable Amendments and Improvements, Volumes I, II and IV of 4
Dublin James Potts 1760 Eighth Edition Leather Very Good 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; Volumes 1, 3 and 4 of the four volume edition. A revision of Charles Cotton's translation. Though sadly lacking the third volume, this set is in remarkably well preserved condition. Contemporary polished calf bindings remain very soundly bound with pliant and supple joints and complete contents. Partial morocco labels to Vols I and II, lacking a label on IV. A few very small areas of loss to leather at edges and ends. Two or three small, pin head sized scars or worming damage to the boards. Contents exceptionally bright and clean; no foxing nor toning of any significance. Manuscript bookplate on cut paper to the front pastedown of the first volume - W. Pundlau[? ]. A strangely uncommon edition; I have been able only to identify a physical copy held by the British Library among insititutional holdings, from which have been issued a great number of facsimile and e-book reproductions. Though lacking the third volume, this set is in quite VG or better condition. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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123 Moore, Brian & Lorraine Tyler & William Marslen-Wilson The Perception Of Speech; From Sound to Meaning
Oxford Oxford University Press 2009 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine 
B&W Illustrations and Graphs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 346 pages; HC in glossy illustrated boards. Tight bright and neat; feels and appears unread. Trace shelf rub to base of spine. Illustrated with b&w diagrams and graphs. Solid unmarked copy is just about as new. NF 
Price: 13.50 USD
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124 More, Louis T The Dogma of Evolution
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press, 1925 Hardcover Good+ 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 387 pages; HC in slate cloth boards with paper title label mounted to front cover and spine. A decent copy, ex-library copy with discard stampes to front and rear endpages, half title page and title page. Library stamps to top, front and bottom page block. Call number to spine. Partial splits to gutters of spine and book slightly shaken. A few sporadic brief penciled notes to the margins. G++. Sound decent reading copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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125 Morgan, George Allen What Nietzsche Means
Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press 1943 Second Printing Hardcover Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 408 pages; HC 2nd printing. This copy recased in heavy green library grade buckram with titles lettered in white to spine. Soundly bound and decent, with expected ex-library institutional indications and attachments to endpages. Just a scattered few instances of pencil underlining in the text. Solidly bound and sturdy reading copy. G+ 
Price: 55.00 USD
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126 Morgan, Thomas & Thomas Woolston & Henry Grove & Joseph Hallett & Thomas Lewis [Collection of Dissenting & Deist Controversy Pamphlets; 5 Works Bound Together]: A Defence of the Moral Philosopher; the Immorality of the Moral Philosopher; the Evidence for Our Saviour's Resurrection Consider'd; the Tryal of the Witnesses of the Resurrection; Inquiry Into ... the Beauty, and Stature, of the Person of Christ
London Various: J Roberts; G Strahan; John Gray; John Noon; Et. Al. 1730 1/2 leather Very Good- 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 392 pages; 1729 - 1737. Various publishers. Bound selection of 5 Dissenter and Deist related tracts. Bound together in a mid/late 19th century 1/2 leather binding with marbled paper boards. The tracts are bound in this order: (1.) Thomas Lewis. An inquiry into the shape, the beauty, and stature, of the person of Christ, and of the Virgin Mary ; offered to the consideration of the late converts to Popery.. 1735. G Strahan et, al. , London 98 pp --- (2.) [Thomas Woolston] The Tryal of the Witnesses of the Resurrection of Jesus. 1729 3rd ed. J Roberts, London. 110pp. -- (3.) [Henry Grove] The evidence for our Saviour's resurrection consider'd : with the improvement of this important doctrine. 1730 John Gray, London. 72 pp. --- (4.) [Thomas Morgan]. A defence of the moral philosopher : Against a pamphlet, intitled, The immorality of the moral philosopher. 1737 J Roberts London. 40 pp. -- (5.) [Joseph Hallet]. The immorality of the moral philosopher : being an answer to a book lately published, intitled, The moral philosopher. 1737. John Noon, London. 72 pp. Small prior ownership label of a private library to the front pastedown. Leather spine scuffed over joints and with mild skinning over the leather corners> Soundly bound and generally neat. All are uncommon pamphlets from the early 18th century controversies. VG- thus 
Price: 300.00 USD
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127 Mulhall, Stephen Inheritance and Originality Wittgenstein, Heidegger, Kierkegaard
Oxford & New York Clarendon Press 2007 0199265496 / 9780199265497 Second Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 464 pages; Large, trade sized paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Tightly bound and fresh; feels and appears unread. No marks. Superficial curl to the cover at the front edge. NF 
Price: 43.95 USD
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128 Muller, F. Max The Six Systems of Indian Philosophy
New York Longmans, Green & Company 1899 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 618 pages; 1st edition. This copy is ex-library bound in heavy green library buckram and with expected institutional ownership attachments including catalog label, bookplate and bar code label. A preceding library had placed several small ownership ink stamps to endpages and a few scattered pages of the text. A few pages mid-book with mild marginalia. Sturdily bound original copy. G to G+ thus 
Price: 30.00 USD
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129 No, Alva & Evan T. Thompson (Eds. ) Vision and Mind; Selected Readings in the Philosophy of Perception
Cambridge, MA The MIT Press 2002 0262140780 / 9780262140782 Hardcover Good+ 
B&W Diagrams and Graphs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 627 pages; Oversize quarto HC in original black cloth with title lettering in metallic blue to the spine. Soundly bound copy has light handling rub to cloth at board edges; pulled a little at crown of spine with trace fray. Binding is slightly shaken in the spine. Penned marginalia and bracketing to 4 or 5 of the 23 essays/chapters; large ink dot penned to bottom edge. Several page corners creased to mark place. Solid reading copy. G+ ...Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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130 Norris, Christopher C. William Empson and the Philosophy of Literary Criticism
London Athlone Press 1978 94851117956 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 222 pages; A clean, snug and square copy in an immaculate dust jacket. No marks. F/F 
Price: 13.50 USD
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131 Nyiri, Janos Kristof and Mezei, Gyorgy Ivan (Eds) Perspectives on Ideas and Reality
Budapest Filozofiai Poszgradualis Es Informacios Kozpont 1990 963462555X / 9789634625551 Trade paperback Very Good+ 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 235 pages; Filozofiai Figyelo trade pbck in glossy wraps. Square and sound. No marks. Very mild bit of shelf/storage evidence. VG+ 
Price: 19.50 USD
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132 Paine, Thomas & Rousseau, J. J. The Theological Works of Thomas Paine To Which Are Added the Profession of Faith of a Savoyard Vicar by J. Rousseau
Boston Advocate of Common Sense 1834 First Edition Thus Hardcover Fair 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages; HC in what appear to be original cloth boards with leather spine label. Frontis portrait and engraved title page. Rear endpages missing; terminal leaf is the last page of text, pp 384. Most recent owner stabilized the chipped and worn cloth of the spine with a heavy application of PVA adhesive, unisghtly and ill-advised. Cloth splitting over hinges. Front endpage missing a swath from the lower front corner. Armorial book plate (early 20th C.) to front pastedown. Manuscript ownership to title page matches inked manuscript inked to cloth of front and rear boards (B. F. Dabney). With complete text and original cloth boards - a candidate for rebacking. Good only at best, thus/ Sold w.a.f. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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133 Pater, Walter Plato and Platonism; A Series of Lectures
New York MacMillan & Company 1893 First American Edition Hardcover Good+ 
Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 256 pages; Soundly bound copy in original maroon cloth with title lettering in gilt to cover and spine. Cloth pulled and lightly frayed at spine ends, with a short closed tear to the crown. Corner tips lightly rubbed. A pair of mild internal splits between signatures. Sound decent copy with tenderness and light fray at spine ends. G++ to VG- 
Price: 20.00 USD
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134 Patka, Frederick The Clowns: Modern Adults in Their World of Make-Believe
Albany, NY Magic Books 1964 Paperback Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages; 1964 Magi Books trade pbck in glossy illustrated covers. Square sound copy but with some occasional sentences and phrases underlined through text; generally mild to moderate. Sound reading copy; uncommon. G 
Price: 19.95 USD
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135 Paulson, Ross Evans Language, Science, And Action; Korzybski's General Semantics--A Study in Comparative Intellectual History
Westport, CT Greenwood Press 1983 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 163 pages; HC in original light green cloth with title lettering brightly in metallic blue. Issued without dust jacket. Bright fresh copy; no marks. Superficial dust to top edge. NF 
Price: 17.50 USD
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136 Pears, David Ed David Hume; A Symposium
London MacMillan & Company 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 100 pages; HC in original red cloth with title lettering brightly in gilt to the spine. Snugly bound and neat with just trace rub to cloth at edges. Prior owner's name penned neatly to front endpage. Lacks dust jacket; otherwise very neat. VG++ 
Price: 10.00 USD
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137 Peffer, Rodney G. Marxism, Morality, and Social Justice
Princeton Princeton University Press 1990 0691077894 / 9780691077895 First Edition Hardcover Good+ 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 526 pages; HC in original cloth with titles in silver to spine. Soundly bound with clean unmarked contents, but with ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Mild sunning at spine. Snug with clean text; condition graded down to reflect prior institutional ownership indications but generally near VG. G+ thus 
Price: 11.50 USD
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138 Peters, Arno and Ward L. Kaiser (Trans. ) Space and Time; Their Equal Representation as an Essential Basis For a Scientific View of the World/Raum Und Zeit
New York Friendship Press 1985 037700149X / 9780377001497 Paperback Near Fine 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 40 pages; Slim paperback is tight, bright and fresh in title-lettered covers. Just a whisper of handling evidence to covers. Prior owner's small ink name stamp to front endpage. Text clean and unmarked; in English and facing page English translation. NF 
Price: 15.00 USD
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139 Plato & W H Thompson The Phaedrus of Plato
London Whittaker & Co 1868 First Edition Thus Hardcover Good 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 203 pages; Soundly bound in a recasing of heavy maroon, library grade buckram with titles stamped in gilt to spine. Ex-library copy is snugly bound and generally clean, but with indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Some mild marginalia to introduction and first 15 or so pages of the primary text. Solid and decent; graded down for institutional ownership indications but generally G+ thus 
Price: 27.50 USD
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140 Plotinus and Stephen Mackenna Enneads of Plotinus V1; the Ethical Treatises and Psychic and Physical Treatises The Ethical Treatises Being the Treatises of the First Ennead with Porphyry's Life of Plotinus, and the Preller-Ritter Extracts Forming a Conspectus of the Plotinian System
Whitefish, MT Kessinger Publishing 2006 1428641440 / 9781428641440 Facsimile Paperback Very Good 
Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 246 pages; 2006 Kessinger. Trade paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Facsimile printing of the 1917 edition. Solid clean copy with light storage curl to the edge of the front cover and a mildly cocked spine. VG 
Price: 14.00 USD
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