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On Aristotle's Meteorology 4

By: Alexander of Aphrodisias (Translated by Eric Lewis)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, Cornell University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 06252

ISBN: 0801432251

Condition: Near Fine


Trace of shelf wear. Jacket has some mild creasing, no tears or chips. Clean copy. 186 pages, with Notes, Appendix: Commentatros, and Indexes: English-Greek Glossary, Greek-English Index, and Subject Index. View more info

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Transactions of the Blavatsky Lodge of the Theosophical Society: Discussions of the Stanzas of the First Volume of The Secret Doctrine

By: Blavatsky, Helena P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pasadena, California, Theosophical University Press: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 07647

ISBN: 0911500103

Condition: Very Good


Small spot or stain at the top pf the page block next to the spine. Chipping to the top edge of the dust jacket, which is protected now in a new Mylar archival cover. 118 pages with Index. View more info

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Lingua Ex Machina: Reconciling Darwin and Chomsky With the Human Brain

By: Calvin, William H.; Bickerton, Derek

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Bradford Book/M.I.T. Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 04915

ISBN: 0262032732

Condition: Fine


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Chronological Studies of the Pre-Ts'in Philosophers, Vol. I

By: Ch'ien Mu (Qian Mu)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hong Kong University Press: 1956

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 09996

Condition: Very Good


Spine ends bumped, light moisture stain at the head of the spine and barely visible along the top edge of the covers. Clean interior, solid binding. Originally published in 1935, this second edition contains a considerable amount of new material. Title page in English and Chinese, Foreword in English by F.S. Drake at Hong Kong University. The remainder of the book is in Chinese. This book was published with a grant from the Harvard-Yenching Institute. Rare. View more info

Good Natured: The Origins of Right and Wrong in Humans and Other Animals

By: De Waal, Frans

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 05049

ISBN: 0674356608

Condition: Fine


Jacket slightly bumped at the head of the spine, else a fine copy. View more info

Image for Mme. Blavatsky Defended: Refutation of Falsehoods, Slanders, and Misinterpretations Published by the National Broadcasting Company, Truman Capote, Walter Winchell, The John Birch Society, Time Magazine, and Others

Mme. Blavatsky Defended: Refutation of Falsehoods, Slanders, and Misinterpretations Published by the National Broadcasting Company, Truman Capote, Walter Winchell, The John Birch Society, Time Magazine, and Others

By: Harrison, Iverson L.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: San Diego, Poinit Loma publications, Inc.:

Seller ID: 07646

Condition: Very Good


Light reading wear. Clean copy. 174 pages with Select Bibliography and Index. View more info

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How Things Persist

By: Hawley, Katherine

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 06250

ISBN: 019924913X

Condition: Near Fine


Remainder mark bottom edge. Jacket has a trace of rubbing. Clean copy, appears to have never been read. 221 pages, including References and Bibliography and Index. Metaphysical exploration of the material world. Hawley explores and compares three theories of persistence--endurance, perdurance, and stage theories. View more info

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The Obstructed Path: French Social Thought in the Years of Desperation 1930-1960

By: Hughes, H. Stuart

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04399

Condition: Very Good


Shelf wear and light spotting to the page edges. Several pages near the end of the book have underlining and marginalia. Jacket is rubbed, with light edge wear. 304 pages, Index. View more info

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The Freedom of Reason

By: Kolenda, Konstantin

Price: $12.50

Publisher: San Antonio, Principia Press of Trinity University: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06236

Condition: Very Good


Soiling to the top edge of the page block, else a clean copy. The jacket flaps are laid in the book, otherwise the rest of the jacket is missing. 170 pages, with Notes. A philosophical examination of the idea of human freedom. View more info

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Dialogue on George Santayana

By: Lamont, Corliss [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Horizon Press: 1959

Seller ID: 06289

Condition: Near Fine


Mild wear to book and jacket. Bookplate on the front free endpaper and the jacket shows a bit of toning on the rear cover. Santayana's colleagues and close friends discuss and reminisce about him. The discussion is led by Professor Horace Kallen, a former assistant to Santayana. Included in the group are James Gutmann, Corliss Lamont (editor of this book), Milton Munitz, Ernest Nagel, John H. Randall, Jr., and Herbert W. Schneider. 115 pages, including biographical notes... View more info

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Men of Ideas: Some Creators of Contemporary Philosophy [dialogues Between] Bryan Magee [and] Isaiah Berlin ... [et Al.]

By: Magee, Bryan; Berlin, Sir Isaiah

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06249

ISBN: 0563174366

Condition: Very Good


Some edge wear to the boards and a bit of wear to the jacket at the corners. Clean copy. 312pages, including Suggestions for Further Reading and Index. Black & white photos. View more info

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James and Bradley: American Truth and British Reality

By: Sprigge, T.L.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, Open Court: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09292

ISBN: 0812692268

Condition: Very Good


Just a trace of shelf wear, but condition downgraded because of remainder marks to top and bottom edge of the page block. Otherwise Near Fine. The dust jacket shows just a trace of bumping wear along the top edge. 630 pages with Appendix (Correspondence of James and Bradley), Bibliography and Chronology, and Index. From the jacket: "At the dawn of the twentieth century, William James was acknowledged as the leading American philosopher, and Francis Herbert Bradley a... View more info

One Yard Short: Turning Your Defeats Into Victories

By: Steckel, Coach Les (SIGNED)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, W Publishing Group: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 04184

ISBN: 084999148x

Condition: Fine


Signed: "Follow Christ Always! Les Steckel, Luke 9:23" 213 pages View more info

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Political Expectation

By: Trillich, Paul; Edited By James Luther Adams

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06217

Condition: Very Good


Spotting to the top edge of the page block. Light wear to the jacket. 187 pages, with Index. View more info

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Autobiographical Reflections

By: Voegelin, Eric; Edited, with an Introduction By Ellis Sandoz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09768

ISBN: 0807115150

Condition: Fine


123 pages. First edition, not the revised edition with Glossary. "Autobiographical Reflections is a window into the mind of a man whose reassessment of the nature of history and thought has overturned traditional approaches to, and appraisals of, the Western intellectual tradition. Here we encounter the motivations for Voegelin's work, the stages in the development of his unique philosophy of consciousness, his key intellectual breakthroughs, his theory of history, a... View more info

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The Wish To Be Free: Society, Psyche, and Value Change

By: Weinstein, Fred and Gerald M. Platt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05653

Condition: Near Fine


Just a trace of soil to the top edge, else a nice, clean copy with the dust jacket protected in a Mylar sleeve. From the jacket: "This book investigates revolution as a form of social change in historical, psychoanalytic, and sociological terms." View more info

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Greece, Rome, and the Bill of Rights

By: Wiltshire, Susan Ford

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06253

ISBN: 0806124644

Condition: Near Fine


Couple of tiny spots to the fore-edge else fine and clean. Winner of the Alex Haley Memorial Award for 1993. 247 pages, with Notes, Sources, Bibliography, and Index. View more info

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Philosophy, Revision, Critique: Rereading Practices in Heidegger, Nietzsche, and Emerson

By: Wittenberg, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stanford, California, Stanford Univ Press: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 06251

ISBN: 0804734151

Condition: Fine


266 pages, including Notes, Works Cited, and Index. View more info