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A TRIBUTE TO PROFESSOR MORRIS RAPHAEL COHEN / TEACHER & PHILOSOPHER

By: (Cohen, Morris Raphael). (Frankfurter, Felix; Dewey, John; Russell, Bertrand; et al)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: "The Youth Who Sat at His Feet", 1928.: 1928.

Seller ID: 17445


New York: "The Youth Who Sat at His Feet", 1928.. 1928.. Good. - Small octavo, navy blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is bumped & lightly rubbed with a few small, light stains to the front cover. xix & 109 pages. There is occasional light foxing & a few small stains. Black-and-white portrait frontispiece. The book has a slight musty odor. Good. First edition.Cohen was a philosopher and mathematician. The book includes a bibliography of his... View more info

MADAME DE STAEL AND FREEDOM TODAY

By: (De Stael, Madame). Forsberg, Roberta J.; and Nixon, H.C

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Astra Books, 1963.: 1963.

Seller ID: 1841


Astra Books, 1963.. 1963.. Fine. - Octavo, gray cloth titled in silver, in dust wrapper. The covers are slightly bumped and the dust jacket is very lightly creased. 96 pages. Near fine in very good dw. "The six essays in this volume constitute, in one sense, an outline of Madame de Stael's education in the parliamentary system. She studied its functioning on the national level in England and America. She foresaw it as a sure foundation for understanding among stat... View more info

LE PROBLEME DE LA MORT CHEZ M. HEIDEGGER ET J.-P. SARTRE

By: (Heidegger; Sartre). Jolivet, Regis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Abbaye Saint Wandrille [France]: Editions de Fontenelle, 1950.: 1950.

Seller ID: 28784


Abbaye Saint Wandrille [France]: Editions de Fontenelle, 1950.. 1950.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The spine & extremities are darkened. The edges of the covers and the head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. 110 & [1] pages. There is a previous owner's blind stamp on the front endpaper. The front edges of the title page & a few other pages are lightly chipped. Good. First edition.The text is in French. First Edition. View more info

A FORGOTTEN PHILOSOPHER. Reprinted from The Monist, April, 1920

By: (Holbach). Cushing, Max P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Monist, 1920.: 1920.

Seller ID: 16224


The Monist, 1920.. 1920.. Good. - Octavo, softcover. printed self-wraps. 6 pages. The front edges of the pages are rippled & the edges of the first page are slightly darkened with some light staining to the front edge. There is light creasing to the bottom corner of the last page. Good. Signed "Compliments of M. P. Cushing" above the title.Holbach [d. 1780] was a wealthy patron of philosophy and a close friend of Diderot. His salon was a meeting place for t... View more info

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"GREAT IDEAS OF WESTERN MAN: ADVERTISEMENTS FOR 1951-52". [A Portfolio of 13 ILLUSTRATED BROADSIDES produced by the Container Corporation of America].

By: (Lindner, Richard; Moller, Hans; Kepes, Gyorgy; Bayer, Herbert; Topolski, Felix; etc.). (Kant, Immanuel; Pascal, Blaise; Jefferson, Thomas; Socrates; Emerson; De Tocqueville, Alexis; et al.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Container Corporation of America, [1952].: [1952].

Seller ID: 36744


- Folio, 14-3/8 inches high by 11-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, a portfolio of 13 prints laid loose in a blue stiff pocket folder with the dates printed in white on the front cover and a list of the authors & illustrators of the broadside prints printed on the inner panel. The covers are slightly rubbed and soiled with wear to the head & tail of the spine and a tiny chip to the front edge of the rear cover. Laid into the folder are 13 color prints on 14-1/8 inch high by 11... View more info

GEORG LUKACS: The man, his work and his ideas

By: (Lukacs, Georg). Parkinson, G. H. R.; editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1970).: (1970).

Seller ID: 24199


London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, (1970).. (1970).. Very good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed with an area of slight bubbling to the front cover. The head & tail of the spine are slightly faded. The top edge of the rear panel of the dust jacket is a bit darkened and lightly creased & chipped. [viii] & 254 pages. There is a small, light stain to the fore-edge. Very good. Contributors include David Craig, H. A. Hodges, A. G. Lehmann, Ist... View more info

KARL MARX ALBUM. Herausgegeben vom Marx-Engels-Lenin-Stalin-Institut beim Zentralkomitee der Sed

By: (Marx, Karl)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berlin: Dietz Verlag, 1953.: 1953.

Seller ID: 7079


Berlin: Dietz Verlag, 1953.. 1953.. Good. - Quarto, gray cloth titled in red. Spine & extremities darkened; covers bumped, soiled & stained. 147 pp. plus colophon. Sepia-toned portrait frontispiece & full-page & textual illustrations, including folding facsimiles of newspaper pages. The rear hinge is cracked; the margins of some illustrations are darkened. Good. A useful collection of facsimiles, documents and portraits. View more info

MONTAIGNE, AND PHILOSOPHY AS SELF-PORTRAITURE. Monday Evening Papers: Number 9. (Cover title)

By: (Montaigne, Michel de). Hallie, Philip P

Price: $10.00

Publisher: [Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1966).: (1966).

Seller ID: 16413


[Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1966).. (1966).. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are very slightly faded along the spine. 22 pages. Near fine. One of a series of papers read at the Center's Monday evening sessions to Fellows of the Center and members of the Faculty. Philip P. Hallie, Griffin Professor of Philosophy in the University, was a Fellow of the Center in 1962-1963. He read this paper, which... View more info

HIGH NOON AND DARKEST NIGHT: Some Observations on Ortega y Gasset's Philosophy of Art. Monday Evening Papers: Number 3. (Cover title)

By: (Ortega y Gasset, Jose). Read, Herbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: [Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1964).: (1964).

Seller ID: 16411


[Middletown, CT]: Center for Advanced Studies, Wesleyan University, (1964).. (1964).. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The front wrap is very slightly faded along the spine. 18 pages. Near fine. One of a series of papers read at the Center's Monday evening sessions to Fellows of the Center and members of the Faculty. Herbert Read was a Fellow of the Center in 1964 and again in 1965 and read this paper on May 11, 1964. View more info

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"GREAT IDEAS OF WE 1950-51". [A Portfolio of 13 ILLUSTRATED BROADSIDES produced by the STERN MAN: ADVERTISEMENTS FORContainer Corporation of America].

By: (Urbain, Elaine; Shahn, Ben; Erni, Hans; Rand, Paul; etc.). (Rousseau, Jean Jacques; Hamilton, Alexander; De Montaigne, Michel; et al.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Container Corporation of America, [1951].: [1951].

Seller ID: 36746


- Folio, 14-3/8 inches high by 11-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, a portfolio of 13 prints laid loose in a red stiff pocket folder with the dates printed in white on the front cover and a list of the authors & illustrators of the broadside prints printed on the inner panel. The covers are slightly rubbed and soiled with wear to the head & tail of the spine and a tiny chip to the front edge of the rear cover. Laid into the folder are 13 color prints on 14-1/8 inch high by 11-... View more info

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ANGELS FEAR: Towards an Epistemology of the Sacred.

By: Bateson, Gregory; Bateson, Mary Catherine.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, (1987).: (1987).

Seller ID: 36644


- Octavo, light gray boards backed with brown cloth in a dust wrapper. The edges of the dust jacket's rear flap are a bit darkened. xii, [1] leaf & 224 pages. Near fine. First edition. The book includes material by both Bateson [who died in 1980 before it was completed] and by his daughter anthropologist Mary Catherine Bateson. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

MARXISM AND AESTHETICS: A Selective Annotated Bibliography / Books and Articles in the English Language

By: Baxandall, Lee; compiler

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: Humanities Press Inc., 1968.: 1968.

Seller ID: 6978


NY: Humanities Press Inc., 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - Quarto, green cloth titled in gilt on spine. Lightly bumped & rubbed with a light score mark to the front cover; titling slightly faded. xxii, [1] leaf & 261 pp. Very good. First edition. First Edition. View more info

CONTEMPORARY EUROPEAN PHILOSOPHY

By: Bochenski, I. M

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press, 1956.: 1956.

Seller ID: 23641


Berkeley and Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press, 1956.. 1956.. Very good. - Octavo, cream cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is very slightly bumped with the spine & extremities slightly darkened. The spine of the dust jacket is darkened with its head & tail slightly chipped & the panels are lightly soiled with their front edges darkened. xviii & 326 pages. There is an owner's blind stamp on the front endpaper. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Transla... View more info

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A 3-PAGE AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY THE POSITIVIST JOURNALIST DAVID GOODMAN CROLY, Addressed to the American Philosopher and Historian JOHN FISKE.

By: Croly, David Goodman (1829-1889).

Price: $1,250.00

Publisher: March 6, 1870.: 1870.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33909


March 6, 1870.. 1870.. Good. - Octavo, 7-7/8 inches high by 5 inches wide. Approximately 250 words penned on three sides of a folded sheet with Croly's monograph embossed in blind at the top of the first page and the text of the third page penned vertically on the verso of the first. A substantial letter addressed to the American philosopher and historian John Fiske in which David Goodman Croly discusses plans for the first issue of the "Modern Thinker": "I e... View more info

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FRANCIS BACON: Philosopher of Industrial Science.

By: Farrington, Benjamin.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Henry Schuman, (1949).: (1949).

Seller ID: 36140


- Octavo, red cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed & the top corner of the rear cover is slightly creased. The dust jacket is rubbed, chipped & soiled with a crease & tears to the bottom edge of its rear panel and a piece out of the tail of its spine. [xii] & 202 pages. Illustrated in black & white with a portrait frontispiece and 6 pages of illustrations. There is a small area of offsetting to the front endpaper with a previous owner's name, address & ... View more info

THE PLATONIC LEGEND

By: Fite, Warren

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York/London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.: 1934.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 26627


New York/London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1934.. 1934.. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED WITH HIS INITIALS BY WARREN FITE - Octavo, navy blue cloth with printed labels on the front cover & spine. The binding is lightly rubbed with the spine & the bottom edge of the front cover a bit faded. [ix] & 331 pages. There is a crease to the front endpaper. Very good. First edition.Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper and signed "W. F."Warren Fite was an e... View more info

LIFE, SEX AND IDEAS: The Good Life Without God

By: Grayling, A. C

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Oxford, U.K./New York): Oxford University Press, 2003.: 2003.

Seller ID: 32525


(Oxford, U.K./New York): Oxford University Press, 2003.. 2003.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth-backed boards in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with some minor soiling & a few tiny stains to its rear panel. xiv & 236 pages. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

DE L'ESSENCE DE LA VERITE. Traduction et Introduction par Alphonse de Waelhens, Professeur a l'Universite de Louvain, et Walter Biemel

By: Heidegger, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Louvain: E. Nauwelaerts / Paris: Joseph Vrin, 1948.: 1948.

Seller ID: 22833


Louvain: E. Nauwelaerts / Paris: Joseph Vrin, 1948.. 1948.. Fair. - Small octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wraps. The binding is bumped & lightly soiled with the spine & extremities darkened. The top third of the front joint is split. 106 & [1] pages plus an erratum page. There is an owner's blind stamp on the half-title. The book is shaken and bowed. Good only. First edition thus.A title in the series "Les Philosophes Contemporains: Textes et Etudes... View more info

QU'EST-CE QUE LA PHILOSOPHIE?

By: Heidegger, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris: Gallimard, 1957.: 1957.

Seller ID: 30505


Paris: Gallimard, 1957.. 1957.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers. The spine & extremities are darkened & there is a tiny chip to the bottom edge of the front wrap. 53 & [1] pages. plus colophon. The pages are darkened & the bottom corners of 2 leaves are creased & chipped. Good. Third edition in French.An opening address given to launch a discussion at a conference in Cerisy-la-Salle, Normandy in August 1955. Translated into French from the... View more info

SKULLS. Col. R. G. Ingersoll's Lectures. No. 1. (Cover title).

By: Ingersoll, Robert Green.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Published for the trade, n.d.[circa 1880s].: n.d.[circa 1880s].

Seller ID: 36754


- Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial light tan wrappers with a portrait of Ingersoll on the front wrap. The wraps are nearly detached & are lightly bumped, soiled & creased with their edges slightly darkened. There is a small stain to the rear wrap & areas of staining to the lower halves of both wraps along the spine. The edges of the front wrap are lightly chipped. Pages [17]-32, printed in 2 columns. The inner edges of the lower halves of the pages are stained. The ... View more info