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SEVEN AGES A Brief and Simple Narrative of the Pilgrimage of the Human Mind

By: Anonymous

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1923

Order Number: 16321


Slight wear to extremities. Spine lettering faded. Previous owner's name to front pastedown; The seven ages include those of: Socrates, Aristotle, Jesus, Augustine, Erasmus, Cromwell, and Wesley ; 8vo; 218 pages View more info

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EQUALITY

By: Bellamy, Edward

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12851


Ex-lib with inkstamps to endpapers, title page, and first page. Front hinge started. Card holders removed from rear endpaper. Staining to rear board; Sequel of sorts to Looking Backward, a vision of utopian socialism in the year 2000 ; 8vo; 412 pages View more info

THE TECHNIQUE OF CONTROVERSY Principles of Dynamic Logic

By: Bogoslovsky, Boris B.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. , Ltd.: 1928

Order Number: 15559


logic and modern reasoning; 8vo; 266 pages View more info

AN INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC AND SCIENTIFIC METHOD

By: Cohen, Morris R. & Nagel, Ernest

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1934

Order Number: 14973


Wear to extremities. Occasional underlining. Bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Blindstamp to front free endpaper; From the preface: No task is perhaps so thankless, or invites so much abuse from all quarters, as that of the mediator between hostile points of view. That is possibly truer now than ever ; 8vo; 467 pages View more info

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HEROES & HERETICS A Political History of Western Thought

By: Dunham, Barrows

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1967

Order Number: 15832


Wear with chipping and small open tears to price clipped DJ; the role of dissent in the formation of Western thought; 8vo; 484 pages View more info

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HISTORIA DA FILOSOFIA Vida E As Ideias Dos Grandes Filosofos

By: Durant, Will

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Sao Paulo, Companhia Editora Nacional: 1935

Order Number: 7096


Boards browned and chipped along edges. Several spine creases. Pages browned and with quite some foxing expecially to first and last few pages. ; INSCRIBED on front endpaper by the renowned historian Will Durant to an antiquarian bookdealer in Rio, dated 1939 ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 550 pages View more info

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ENJOYMENT OF LIVING

By: Eastman, Max

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17539


Light shelfwear and light soiling to boards. ; Nicely INSCRIBED by Eastman on front free endpaper with blue ink; 8vo; 603 pages View more info

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OUT OF MY LATER YEARS

By: Einstein, Albert

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1950

Order Number: 18266


The beliefs and philosophies of the noted scientist. A nice, early edition; 8vo; 282 pages View more info

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OUT OF MY LATER YEARS

By: Einstein, Albert

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1950

Order Number: 17988


DJ browned and with light chipping. Rough spot on front free endpaper from removed sticker. ; The beliefs and philosophies of the noted scientist. A nice, early edition; 8vo; 282 pages View more info

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EXCELLENCE Can We be Equal and Excellent Too?

By: Gardner, John W.

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1961

Order Number: 15283


Wear with slight chipping and small open tears to DJ; Can Americans strive for excellence in an egalitarian society? If we ever return to an egalitarian society, we'll let you know!; 8vo; 171 pages View more info

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DEBATES WITH HISTORIANS

By: Geyl, Pieter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Ltd: 1955

Order Number: 16303


Slight wear to DJ, with some browning and staining ; Essays regarding such historical notables as Prophets of Doom (Sorokin and Toynbee) , Carlyle, French historians and Talleyrand, and the American Civil War. Eleven out of thirteen previously published in periodicals ; 8vo; 241 pages View more info

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ABE MARTIN'S ALMANACK Th' Comments, Philosophy An' Essays of Abe Martin An' His Neighbors

By: Hubbard, Kin

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Indynoplus, Abe Martin Publishin' Company:

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17983


Boards a bit browned and rubbed. Former owner's writing on first page. A few single pencil notations that can be easily erased upon request ; Nd [1908], np; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

SOCIETY AND NATURE A Sociological Inquiry

By: Kelsen, Hans

Price: $48.94

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co. , Ltd.: 1946

Order Number: 14279


Wear to extremities. Binding could be tighter; This is not light reading.; 8vo; 391 pages View more info

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FIFTY YEARS OF FREETHOUGHT [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: MacDonald, George E.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York, The Truthseeker Company: 1931

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 16773


Boards with light wear to extremities. Binding could be tighter ; The story of the struggle against superstition. Two typed letters laid in, #1 unsigned but by one 'Marshall' regarding the foreword by Clarence Darrow and an apparent misprint substituting the word 'aim' for the correct 'sin.' Letter #2 signed by author Macdonald in response. Both letters chipped around the perimeters and folded in half horizontally ; 8vo; 544,656 pages View more info

CLASSICAL DISQUISITIONS AND CURIOSITIES, CRITICAL AND HISTORICAL

By: Malkin, Benjamin Heath

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green: 1825

Order Number: 15747


Ex-lib with due date stamp residue to front endpaper. Dampstaining and foxing to first few and last few pages. Internally very good plus. Wear to extremites. Hinges professionally repaired ; Various philosohpical discussions, centering on ancient Rome; 8vo; 460 pages View more info

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IL SEGRETARIO PRINCIPIANTE ED ISTRUITO. LETTERE MODERNE

By: Nardi, D. Isidoro

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Napoli, 1800

Order Number: 17493


Darkened vellum boards with moderate wear. Previous owner's notes to endpapers. Light dampstaining and foxing throughout. Both volumes bound in one. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 475 pages View more info

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DARWIN, AND AFTER DARWIN [TWO VOLUME SET] An Exposition of the Darwinian Theory and a Discussion of Post-Darwinian Questions

By: Romanes, John

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Open Court Publishing Company: 1895

Order Number: 17689


Very small chips to spine ends. A very handsome and tight copy; Volume I: The Darwinian Theory. Volume II: Post Darwinian Questions, Heredity and Utility. ; 8vo; 460, 344 pages View more info

AUTHORITY AND THE INDIVIDUAL

By: Russell, Bertrand

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1949

Order Number: 16330


A collection of lectures previously broadcast over the BBC; 8vo; 79 pages View more info

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THE PIVOT OF CIVILIZATION

By: Sanger, Margaret

Price: $246.73

Publisher: New York, Brentano's: 1922

Order Number: 13651


Wear to flexible boards. Endpapers browned. Binding not tight; Birth control pioneer and genetic theorist Sanger lays out her philosophies; 8vo; 284 pages View more info

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FOLKWAYS A Study of the Sociological Importance of Usages, Manners, Customs, Mores, and Morals

By: Sumner, William Graham

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Ginn and Company: 1940

Order Number: 15148


Slight spotting to boards; Begun in 1899 as a prospective textbook; 8vo; 692 pages View more info

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FRIENDSHIP

By: Thoreau [Henry David]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Barse & Hopkins: N.D.

Order Number: 17450


Boards with light wear. Small closed tear to tissue guard. ; Dark blue boards with embossed letterings and decoration; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 60 pages View more info