Category: Philosophy


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Zur Grundlegung Einer Synthese Des Daseins: Aus Dem Nachlass

By: A David Gurewitsch; Maria Gurewitsch-Markowitsch

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Berlin, Der Neue Geist: 1935

Seller ID: Alibris.0005515

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 410 pages; Original yellow cloth with titles in blue to cover and spine. Square, snug and clean; no marks. Trace spill evidence to cover board and hint of a dampline to the margins of the last few pages. Supple clean pages. Text in German. VG View more info

Ortega Y Gasset En La Filosofía Española Ensayos de apreciación

By: Abellan, Jose Luis

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Madrid, Editorial Tecnos: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35816

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 179 pages; Paperback in glossy falp-fold covers. Soundly bound with clean text. Ex-library with expected but generally light attachments and indications. Expected light general toning to page stock and covers. G to G+ View more info

The Guardian, Volume the Second

By: Addison, Joseph

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, Jacob & Richard Tonson: 1760

Seller ID: 23806

Condition: Fair

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 518 pages; Guardian issues # 83-175, published together as Vol the 2nd. Original or period calf. Contents clean and complete save for a front endpage, perhaps. Leather well rotten at spine with vertical cracks and separation between signatures. Bookplate removal scarring to front pastedown. Candidate for rebacking with clean supple contents. View more info

The Alchemy of Happiness

By: Al-Ghazzali, Mohammed & Henry A. Homes (Trans. )

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Albany, J. Munsell: 1873

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 33659

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages; HC bound in original green cloth boards with bevelled edges. Ex-library, from the original collection of John Watts de Peyster whoise collection established the Franklin & Marshall library bearing his name. Tipped in over the title page is a printed gift slip from the editor (Homes) gifting the book to de Peyster. Two biographical sheets related to Peyster ar mounted to the front pastedown and verso of contents page respectively. Clo... View more info

Philosophical and Literary Pieces

By: Alexander, Samuel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Freeport, NY, Books for Libraries Press: 1969

Seller ID: 20669

ISBN: 0836912691

Condition: Very Good+

Essay Index Reprint Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 390 pages; HC in blue cloth with titles in gilt to spine. Square, sound and clean; no marks. Mildly toned pagestock. VG+ View more info

Beyond A Western Bioethics; Voices From the Developing World

By: Alora, Angeles Tan & Josephine M. Lumitao

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Georgetown University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 26882

ISBN: 0878408746

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Clinical Medical Ethics; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Tight bright and fresh in crisp edged dust jacket; no marks. Just a trace of shelf evidence to jacket. Feels and appears about as new. F/NF View more info

Lénine Et La Philosophie, Suivi De Marx Et Lénine Devant Hegel.

By: Althusser, Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris, Maspero: 1982

Seller ID: 33440

ISBN: 2707105112

Condition: Good+

12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 91 pages; This copy recased in heavy library grade buckram. Ex-library copy with expected institutional indications and attachments. Text bright fresh and tightly bound. G++ View more info


By: Amin, Samir

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Monthly Review Press: 1989

Seller ID: 16431

ISBN: 0853457867

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages; Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Tight and bright copy has prior owner highlighting in the first 20 or so pages. Rest of book unmarked. G+ to VG- View more info

The Works of Aristotle Translated Into English under the Editorship of J. A. Smith W. D. Ross: Volumes I - VII & IX - XII (11 Volumes: 1-7 & 9-12)

By: Aristotle; W. D. Ross & J. A. Smith & D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson; Et. Al. (Ed. & Trans )

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1937

Seller ID: 33490

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1910 - 1952 (various) Oxford University Press. HC 11 volumes of the 12 volumes set; lacking Vol VIII [8] only. Many of the first few volumes are 1st editions from 1910-192. Uniformly bound in daek blue cloth with titles brightly in gilt. Text pages are generally clean and neat, though this is an ex-library set with expected institutional indications and attachments, including catalog labels at spines and bookplates & card pockets to endpages. V... View more info

The Rational and the Real; An Essay in Metaphysics

By: Armour, Leslie

Price: $17.50

Publisher: The Hague, Martinus Nihoff: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33356

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 97 pages; Trade sized paperback in original title lettered. flap-fold wraps. Soundly bound with clean unmarked text, but with ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Mild shelf soiling to covers. Tight and generally neat; graded down for institutional ownership indications but generally quite VG. G+ thus View more info

Cogito: A Collection of Essays

By: Aronson, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, iUniverse, Inc.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26616

ISBN: 0595383459

Condition: Near Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages; Bright and tight in glossy covers. Just supeficial shelf evidence to exterior. Appears and feeels unread and about as new. NF View more info

El sistema de Ortega y Gasset

By: Arroyo, Ciriaco Moron

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Madrid, Alcala: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33565

Condition: Good

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 469 pages; Stout HC in publisher's original red cloth. Ex-library copy with indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. A light damp line from a spill to the cloth at the crown of the spine but with no effect on any pages. Sound and decent reading copy; condition graded to reflect prior institutional ownership. Good only View more info

Foundations of John Dewey's Educational Theory

By: Baker, Melvin C

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Atherton Press: 1966

Seller ID: 16731

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 198 pages; Paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Bright, tight and clean; no marks. Just a touch of shelf/handling evidence to covers. Flat square spine; appears unread. VG+ View more info

Emeric Cruce

By: Balch, Thomas Willing

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Allen, Lane and Scott: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13460

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 69 pages; [SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY] Publisher's original textured red cloth, lettered in gilt to cover and spine. Just mild shelf rub to cloth at spine ends and tips. Inconspicuous evidence of a bookplate removed from rear pastedown, of the same size as that at front. Inscribed by Balch to Samuel Dickson, who assisted in the book's preparation. Dickson's engraved, foxhunting themed bookplate mounted to front pastedown. T. W. Balch (1866-1927) p... View more info

Theism and Thought; A Study in Familiar Beliefs, Being the Second Course of Gifford Lectures Delivered At the University of Glasgow, 1922-23

By: Balfour, Arthur James

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1923

Seller ID: 24624

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 281 pages; HC is square and solidly bound in maroon cloth with title-lettering in gilt to spine. Light spotting to front and rear covers. Mildly sunned spine, titling still bright. Occasional pencil checks in margins to 1st 1/3 of text. Book plate with several names pasted to front endpaper; adjacent shadowing to endpaper. G+ to VG- View more info

The Truants; Adventures Among the Intellectuals

By: Barrett, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35724

ISBN: 0385159668

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 270 pages; Snugly bound and very neat in original dust jacket with $15.95 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Light shelf rubbing to jacket edges. Book feels unread. NF/VG View more info

Roland Barthes by Roland Barthes

By: Barthes, Roland & Richard Howard, (Trans. )

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1977

Edition: First American Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27489

ISBN: 0809082454

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 186 pages; Snug and neat in crisp-edged pictorial dust jacket with $8.95 isue price intact to unclipped front flap. Thin toning halo to the top and front edges of the jacket flaps and rear apnel. Two minute flakes from the jacket surface mid spine and just a whisper of rub to top corner tips. Snug binding. Very attractive and well preserved copy. NF/VG++ or better View more info

New German Critique; Theodor Adorno: No. 56, Spring/Summer 1992

By: Bathrick, David; et al; (eds.)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New German Critique: 1992

Seller ID: 27763

Condition: Near Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages; Adorno Issue. No. 56, Spring/Summer 1992. Bright snug and neat in title lettered wraps. Feels and appears unread with trace shelf evidence to covers. About as new. NF View more info

An Essay On Crimes And Punishments; By the Marquis Beccaria of Milan. with a Commentary by M. De Voltaire

By: Beccaria, Cesare & Voltaire

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, William Young: 1793

Edition: 3rd US Edition

Seller ID: 29714

Condition: Good+

16mo 6" - 7" tall; 230 pages; 3rd US edition, after earlier 1777 and 1778 printings. Soundly bound in original speckled calf with maroon morocco calf label to spine. Mild rubbing to leather at board edges; light cracking to leather top inch or so of the spine joints. Mild vertical creasing to leather at spine. Front endpages and matter missing up to title page. A period paper mend to a closed tear from the front margin p 43/44 - with no loss or obfuscation of te... View more info

Ursprung des deutschen Trauerspiels

By: Benjamin, Walter

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Frankfurt, Suhrkamp Verlang: 1963

Seller ID: 15112

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; Tight corners, neat pages, straight spine. Very minor shelf rub to edges, previous owner's name penned to top of front end page. Solid copy. VG+ View more info