Category: Philosophy


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Life After Postmodernism; Essays on Value and Culture

By: Fekete, John (Ed. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30530

ISBN: 0312008333

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 197 pages; HC/DJ. Bright snug and neat in clean crisp edged dust jacket. Just a touch of shelf/handling evidence to dust jacket. Trace rub to cloth at edges. Clean unmarked copy. VG++/VG++ View more info

Art and Society

By: Finkelstein, Sidney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31144

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Presumed 1st edition. Soundly bound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket. Jacket sunnd and a bit faded at spine but with titles still bold. Light shelf rub to jacket edges with shallow nicks at spine ends and a few tiny closed tears and nicks along the edges. Light surface rub to jacket cover panels. Prior owner name penned to front endpage. Illustrated with B&W plates on glossy stock at rear of book. VG/G++ View more info

"A Way of Escape" An Armistice Day Address At Princeton, November 11, 1931

By: Fosdick, Raymond Blaine

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1931

Seller ID: 13659

Condition: Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15 pages; 1931 Princeton University Press. Slim paperback in title lettered, card stock covers. Bright tight and fresh. No marks. Address departing from a focus on world economics in the earlly years of the depression with a focus on the World Court and international responsibilities. Lovely copy appears about as new. Fine View more info

Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin Written by Himself, and Continued by His Grandson and Others [Vol 1 (Of 2) Only]: With His Social Epistolary Correspondence, Philosophical, Political, and Moral Letters and Essays

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, McCarty & Davis: 1837

Seller ID: 34843

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 624 pages; Volume 1 only of the 2 volume set. xxxvii; 624 pp. Illustrated with an engraved frontis portrait and an extra engraved title page. Soundly bound in period speckled calf with light brown morocco, gilt tooled title labels to spine. Marbled endpages and matching marble pattern to page block edgesLeather lightly scuffed with some thin areas of skinning to the top and front edge of the lower board. Spine leather a bit rubbed and scuffed over joints. Prior ownership in manuscrip of 2 or 3 Bowles, including a Joshua P Bowles and perhaps a Marguerite Bowles. Light... View more info

The Political Philosophy of the Frankfurt School

By: Friedman, George

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28277

ISBN: 080141279X

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages; Soundly bound in original brick red cloth with title lettering in silver to spine. Prior owner name penned neatly to front endpage. Text clean and unmarked. Mild dulling to title lettering at spine; binding slightly shaken in the spine. Lacking dust jacket but otherwise about VG. Hard to find title. View more info

On Spinozistic Immortality

By: Fullerton, George Stuart

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33581

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages; This copy recased in heavy green, library grade cloth with titles stamped in gilt to spine. Snugly bound and generally decent; some light general toning to page stock. Here and there some light color pencil underlining observed in early parts of the text. Ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Condition graded to reflect prior institutional ownership indications but generally decent. Good only thus View more info

The Moral Philosophy of Josiah Royce;

By: Fuss, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24558

ISBN: 0674587006

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 287 pages; HC/DJ. 1st edition is tight, bright and fresh in original title-lettered dust jacket. Jacket spine panel lightly sunned. Trace shelf soiling to fore edge. Appears and feels unread. A handsome volume. NF/VG++ View more info

The Court Of The Gentiles, Or, A Discourse Touching The Original Of Human Literature, Both Philologie and Philosophie, from the Scriptures & Jewish Church. Part I, of Philologie

By: Gale, T[Heophilus]

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Oxford, Hen. Hall for Tho. Gilbert: 1669

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32282

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 398 pages; 1669 Hen. Hall for Tho. Gilbert. Oxford. 1st edition. In period full panelled leather, with shallow pitting to surfaces and an old leather reinforcement laid over the upper spine. Marbled paper pastedowns; 2 blanks at front and rear. (30) , 398 pp. 1st edition of the 1st of 4 parts published 1669 - 1677. Prior ownership in several hands to endpages and front matter. "James Conaway('s) Book, 1695" top edge of "Imprimatur" ; to front blank in Latin are ownerships of John Benyon, Oxford and Alexander Mitchell of New Jersey; another illegible t... View more info

Forms of Explanation; Rethinking the Questions in Social Theory

By: Garfinkel, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 37977

ISBN: 0300049021

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 197 pages; Trade size paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Snugly bound with clean unmarked text. Both front and rear endpages have a variety of short notes, a few drawings. VG- thus View more info

Produce or Starve?

By: Garvey, Olive White

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Ottawa, IL, Green Hill Publishers, Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21296

ISBN: 0916054349

Condition: Near Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 201 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. 1st paperback edition. Bright, snug and very neat. Signed by the author on the title page. Tight fresh copy feels and appears unread. About Fine; Signed by Author View more info

Heidegger's Philosophy of Science

By: Glazebrook, Trish

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Fordham University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 31950

ISBN: 0823220389

Condition: Near Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Bright, tight and fresh; feels and appears unread. Just a whisper of shelf evidence to covers. About as new. NF View more info

Turning Toward Philosophy; Literary Device and Dramatic Structure in Plato's Dialogues

By: Gordon, Jill

Price: $49.00

Publisher: University Park, PA, Penn State University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 26798

ISBN: 0271019263

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages; Tight bright and neat. Mild shelf/handling wear to coveredges and corners. Just a small soil spot to title page. Solid unmarked copy. VG++ View more info

Oakeshott's Philosophical Politics

By: Greenleaf, W. H.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1966

Seller ID: 37608

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 110 pages; Trade size paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Light to moderate toning to whites of covers; small abrasion/sticker scar to rear cover. Mild curl to cover edges. Prior owner name penned to front endpage; text clean and unmarked. G++ View more info

Truth and Meaning

By: Greenwood, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1957

Seller ID: 1204W753249

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 114 pages; 1957 Philosophical Library HC/DJ Square sound and clean. Original dust jacket bright with mild edge and surface rubbing. Small neat ownership mark on front endpg. Text unmarked. VG+/VG View more info

God in Greek Philosophy to The Time of Socrates.

By: Hack, Roy Kenneth.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press for the University of Cincinnati: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33372

Condition: Fair

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 157 pages; HC in original maroon red cloth with titles in gilt. Ex-library with catalog label base of spine and expected attachments to endpages. Front and rear endpages split in the split with crash exposed. Cloth rubbed and stressed at spine ends. Text block sound with some minimal marginalia scattered here and there to a few pages. Reading copy of fiar to good only. View more info

ON THE SIDE OF LIFE : A New Worldview and the Ethic for an Optimal Way of Life


Price: $8.00

Publisher: Germany, ASAMA AG PUBLISHERS: 1992

Seller ID: XE-LM5A-3HZY

Condition: Fine

16mo 6" - 7" tall; 132 pages; 1992 Asama AG Publishers trade paperback in glossy typographic covers. Tight, bright and neat; no marks. Appears as new. F View more info

The Christian philosopher triumphing over death: A narrative of the closing scenes of the life of William Gordon

By: Hall, Newman

Price: $11.89

Publisher: Philadelphia, H. Longstreth: 1851

Seller ID: io0197

Condition: Fair

208 pages; 1851 (Philadelphia) Henry Lonstreth Pub. HC in original red cloth with ornate designs and borders in gilt to covers and spine. Boards heavily rubbed edges, corners and spine ends. Cloth soiled. Contents complete but with heavy foxing to early pages and some ccattered moderate soiling. Reading copy of an early printing View more info

Broken Tablets; Levinas, Derrida, and the Literary Afterlife of Religion

By: Hammerschlag, Sarah

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 2016

Seller ID: 38350

ISBN: 0231170599

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; Trade size paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Snugl;y bound and generally neat. Light moderate pencil underlining in the preface; otherwise unmarked and neat. G++ View more info

Triumvirate of Rationalism: Thomas Paine, Thomas Jefferson, and George Orwell

By: Hitchens, Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Clearfield: 2016

Seller ID: 35188

ISBN: 1635356938

Condition: Near Fine

Collected Speeches of Christopehr Hitchens; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 2016 [Clearfield] Trade size paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Pages not numbered; approx 72 pgs. Feels and appears unread and about as new. NF View more info

Quine; Language, Experience and Reality

By: Hookway, Christopher

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Standford, CA, Stanford University Press: 1988

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 29582

ISBN: 0804713863

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 227 pages; Snugly blound and neat in clean title lettered dust jacket. Light shelf/handling wear to jacket at edges with a mild stress ruffle along the top edge of the rear panel and mild sun fading at spine. A pair of small pieces of scotch tape attached to jacket panels. Contents crisp and clean. Solid unmarked copy. NF/VG View more info