Category: Philosophy & Religions


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DESIRES. Right & Wrong. The Ethics of Enough.

By: Adler, Mortimer J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Pub. Corp.: (1991)

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000015806

ISBN: 0025002813

Condition: Fine

Octavo, 200 pages. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. from the dust jacket: (this book) "is his critique of the errors in moral philosophy by four giants of philosophy: David Hume, Immanuael Kant, John Stuart Mill, and John Dewey." 040414A View more info

JOHN SERGEANT. A Forgotten Critic of Descartes and Locke.

By: Bradish, Norman C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Open Court Publishing Co.: 1929

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018679

Condition: Very good

Large octavo, black cloth spine over patterned paper boards. Reprinted from The Monist. 65 pages. Small abrasion on top cover, does not affect titles. 061507B View more info


By: Brandes, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Co.: 1915

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 000016549

Condition: near very good

Translated from the Danish by A. G. Chater. Octavo, maroon cloth cover, 117 pages. Dampstain on top corner of frontis. Small tear on front free endpaper; some pencil notes on rear endpaper. 122615A View more info

THE SURD OF METAPHYSICS. An Inquiry Into the Question Are There Things-in-Themselves?

By: Carus, Dr. Paul

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Open Court Publishing Co.,: 1903,

Seller ID: 000013487

Condition: Very Good

Octavo (approx. 5 1/4 by 7 7/8 in.), maroon cloth covers with gilt titles; vi + 233 pages plus 3 pages of publisher's ads. One corner lightly bumped, light wear at edges. Small corner of front free endpaper torn off. 121809A View more info


By: Forster-Nietzsche, Frau

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1912

Seller ID: 000013787

Condition: Very Good

London: William Heinemann, 1912. hardcover. Very Good. Translated by Anthony M. Ludovici. Large octavo, blue cloth, x [2] 399 pages plus 1 page of ads. Includes black and white illustrations, index. Some foxing, endpapers browned, stain along top edge of page edges, not visible on pages. The author was the sister of Friedrich Nietzsche. 021210C View more info


By: Gisborne, THomas.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, M. Thomas: 1818

Edition: first American edition.

Seller ID: 000016459

Condition: Fair

Octavo, 271 pages. Leather spine over boards, much worn. Missing top and bottom inch of leather on spine, paper title label is not readable; cover corners worn. Pages are foxed. Gisborne (b. 1758) was an Anglican priest, as well as a poet and essayist. "He was one of a group of writers in the early nineteenth century known as scriptural geologists who criticized the trend of geology away from a basis in the Bible. " Wikipedia. But Gisborne is also notable for fighting for the abolition of the slave trade in England. The American edition was published in the same year as the British edi... View more info

TREITSCHKE. His Doctrine of German Destiny and of Internatonal Relations. Together With A Study of His Life and Worth

By: Hausrath, Adolf.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York and London, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1914

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 000015077

Condition: Fine

For the first time translated into English. Octavo, dark green cloth covers stamped in gold, xi [1] 332 pages plus 5 pages of publisher's ads. Black and white frontispiece photo portrait. 061508A View more info


By: Ingersoll, Robert G. and William E. Gladstone,

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, C. P. Farrell, Publisher: 1910

Edition: first thus.

Seller ID: 000015102

Condition: Good

Copyrighted by Allen Thorndyke Rice. Paper covers, stapled booklet, approx. 5 1/4" by 7 5.8". 303 pages plus 9 pages of publisher's ads (and ads on rear and inside covers). Covers chipped at edges. Former owner stamp on title page. View more info


By: Ingersoll, Robert G. Edited and arranged by Vere Goldthwaite

Price: $18.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Paul Elder and Co., (1906),: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12208

Condition: Very good

Pages xi +117,octavo, hardcover, first edition. Decorated brown boards, cloth spine with gilt spine titles, top edge gilt. Covers are age darkened and a bit worn at edges, still Very Good. Text is clean and bright. 062906A View more info


By: Krishnamurti, J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Eerde, Ommen, Holland, The Star Trust.: 1928

Seller ID: 000016717

Condition: Good +

Booklet, 30 pages, approx. 4 3/8" by 7 1/4". Former owner name on half-title pages; bookseller label on front inside cover. Light horizontal mark along front cover. 012204A View more info

Action and Relationship. (Two Broadcast Talks given in Colombo, Ceylan, on 28-12-1949 and 22-1-1950)

By: Krishnamurti.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ojai, California, Krishnamurti Writings, Inc.: (1950)

Seller ID: 000016718

Condition: Very good

Stapled booklet, 15 pages. 012204A View more info

FAITH, REASON AND CIVILISATION. An Essay in Historical Analysis.

By: Laski, Harold J.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd.: 1944

Seller ID: 000018116

Condition: Very good

12mo, red paper-covered boards, 203 pages. Left Book Club Edition. Spine a bit sunned, light wear at cover edges. 092717B View more info

THE CENTER OF THE CYCLONE. An Autobiography of Inner Space

By: Lilly M.D., John C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, The Julian Press Inc.: (1972)

Edition: 3rd printing

Seller ID: 000018708

Condition: Very good

Octavo, black cloth covers, viii [4] 222 [4] pages. No dust jacket. 021900A View more info


By: Markova, Ivana.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chichester, New York, etc., John Wiley & Sons: (c. 1982)

Seller ID: 000018538

ISBN: 0471101966

Condition: near very good

Octavo, green cloth covers, xi [1] 229 pages. Includes Notes, References, Author Index, Subject Index. Book has two cover corners bumped, else very good. Dust jacket has some wrinkling on top panel, still very good. 102504A Cartesian Linguistics, Language--Philosophy, Thought and Thinking, Phenomenology View more info


By: Marvin, E. M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Louis, Logan D. Cameron, Agent, Advocate Publishing House: 1878

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 000018117

Condition: Good +

Octavo, brown cloth covers with elaborate design and titles on topcover and spine in gilt and dark brown. 592 pages. Frontispiece portrait of Marvin. Former owner name and date on front free endpaper. Penciled comments from a former owner on front blank. Wear at head and foot of spine and corners. Small white stain at one corner on rear cover. Pages are clean and tight with no foxing. 0927217B View more info

COSMOLOGY. An Introduction to the Philosophy of Matter. Vol. I: The Greeks and The Aristotelian Schoolmen (all published)

By: O'Neill, Rev. John.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1923

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016315

Condition: Good

Octavo, maroon cloth covers, xi [1] 308 pages. Includes notes, index. Covers worn at edges, a few pencil marks/underlining in text. The projected second volume was not published. Aristotle. 092715A View more info

CLIFFORD & JOHN'S ALMANACK. Containing a Great Variety of Useful and Entertaining Pieces Pertaining To Hut Happiness.

By: Raymond, Clifford.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Reilly & Lee Co.: (1921)

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016790

Condition: Very Good +

Illustrated by John T. McCutcheon. Octavo, green cloth covers, 144 pages. Former owner name on front free endpaper. Dust jacket has slight wear at edges, a bit of soil, spine slightly darkened. 121809A View more info


By: Russell, Bertrand.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Chicago, Open Court Publishing Company: 1917

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 000018323

Condition: near very good

Octavo (approx. 5 1/8" wide by 7 3/4" tall), xvii [3] 229 pages plus 5 pages of publisher's ads. Blue cloth covers with gilt titles. Black and white frontis. portrait of author. Contains both of the author's prefaces to the first and second editions. Wear at head and foot of spine. Former owner names on front endpapers; light abrasion on front paste-down. 092717B View more info

ROBERT FROST: The Individual and Society.

By: Stanlis, Peter J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rockford College and Peter Stanlis: (1993)

Edition: 2nd printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000016816

Condition: near Very Good

Octavo, 84 pages, includes black and white photo reproductions. Inscribed by the author. Crease on rear cover. 061507A "As a good friend of Robert Frost, and as a widely read scholar in political theory, Dr. Stanlis is highly qualified to probe Frost's social and political philosophy, and to relate it to the context of the practical political perplexities of our times." from the Introduction. View more info


By: Stockhammer, Morris, Edited by.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: (1965)

Edition: (1965)

Seller ID: 000017614

Condition: Very Good

Octavo, teal cloth covers, vii [2] 273 pages. Covers have a crease in the cloth, else Very Good. Dust jacket price clipped, spine a bit sunned, light wear at edges. 090617A View more info