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Teaching What We Do: Essays by the Amherst College Faculty, Amherst College Faculty
1 Amherst College Faculty Teaching What We Do: Essays by the Amherst College Faculty
79130 Amherst, Massachusetts Amherst College Press 1991 0943184037 / 9780943184036 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A collection of essays on teaching by members of the faculty of the highly regarded Amherst College, located in Amherst, Massachusetts. --- In full grey cloth-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Simple jacket in grey and black. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy in similar jacket. Jacket with very slight creasing to front flap and in removable mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xii, 246 pages 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The 1951 Coloradan: Diamond Jubilee Edition (Yearbook of the University of Colorado at Boulder), BRUMMITT, Charles D. (editor-in-chief); HEALY,  Joanne (managing editor); VASHOLZ, Lothar (business manager)
2 BRUMMITT, Charles D. (editor-in-chief); HEALY, Joanne (managing editor); VASHOLZ, Lothar (business manager) The 1951 Coloradan: Diamond Jubilee Edition (Yearbook of the University of Colorado at Boulder)
80106 Boulder The Associated Students of the University of Colorado 1951 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The 1951 version of the University of Colorado's yearbook marked the seventy-fifth anniversary of the school. With extensive information about academics, athletics, activities, residence halls, sororities, fraternities and other data about the students, faculty and administrators and their achievements. With black and white photos throughout; with indices of organizations, faculty and students. --- In blue cloth, stamped with fancy diamond-themed decorations and illustration in silver on cover; titling in silver on spine. --- With prior owner's signature on front free endpaper, else a clean, firm copy.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 426 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Literary and Philosophical Essays: French, German and Italian (#32 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
3 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Literary and Philosophical Essays: French, German and Italian (#32 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81110 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A selection of French, German and Italian essays, including writings of Michel de Montaigne, Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve, Ernest Renan, Cotthold Ephraim Lessing, J. C. Friedrich von Schiller, Immanuel Kant and Guiseppe Mazzine. The essays have been rendered into English from their original languages. --- The 32nd entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who has supplied introductions and notes. With sepia photographic portrait of Sainte-Beuve. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With bruising and chafing to cloth at corner of front corner and back cover, some interior foxing and with some dampstains; otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 419 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Apology, Phaedo and Crito of Plato; The Golden Sayings of Epictetus; and the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (#2 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
4 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) The Apology, Phaedo and Crito of Plato; The Golden Sayings of Epictetus; and the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius (#2 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81109 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1909 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A selection of ancient philosophical writings: The Apology, Phaedo and Crito of Plato; The Golden Sayings of Epictetus; and the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius. The essays are rendered into English by a variety of translators. --- The 2nd entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who has supplied introductions and notes. With sepia frontis image of a bust of Marcus Aurelius. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With tears and chafing to cloth at head of spine, severe loss of spine gilding (making it virtually unreadable); otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 352 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Editor's Introduction; Reader's Guide; Index to the First Lines of Poems, Songs & Choruses; Hymns & Psalms; General Index; Chronological Index (#50 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
5 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) The Editor's Introduction; Reader's Guide; Index to the First Lines of Poems, Songs & Choruses; Hymns & Psalms; General Index; Chronological Index (#50 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81112 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
This 50th entry serves as an overall index and guide to The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot. With sepia photographic portrait of Eliot. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a little chafing cover cloth, slightly lightened spine, rippling to paper at front paste-down; otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 475 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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University of Colorado Studies Series in Philosophy No. I: Studies in Ethical Theory, HULLEY, Karl K. (editor)
6 HULLEY, Karl K. (editor) University of Colorado Studies Series in Philosophy No. I: Studies in Ethical Theory
79877 Boulder University of Colorado Press 1958 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A collection of eight scholarly writings by faculty of the University of Colorado, all sharing the general theme of ethics. --- In tan wraps. Volume is clean, firm and unmarked.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 111 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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Lectures on the Harvard Classics (The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), NEILSON, William Allan (general editor); ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
7 NEILSON, William Allan (general editor); ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Lectures on the Harvard Classics (The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81113 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1914 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A supplemental addition to the 50-volume Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot. Includes lectures on a wide variety of subjects such as history, poetry, science and religion. With sepia image of a general table of contents. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With the beginnings of a split near front of volume, dulling to spine gilding, a little chafing to cloth at spine ends; otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 490 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Lucky Bag: The Annual of the Brigade of  Midshipmen United States Naval Academy, 1916, The Class of 1916 (editors); HUSSEY Jr., G. F.
8 The Class of 1916 (editors); HUSSEY Jr., G. F. The Lucky Bag: The Annual of the Brigade of Midshipmen United States Naval Academy, 1916
79481 Philadelphia A. H. Sickler Company 1916 Leather Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A solid copy of the "yearbook" of the U. S. Naval Academy, for the date 1916. Includes personal profiles of the midshipmen, and many stories and other highlights of the year at the Academy. Among the 1916 graduates of the USNA was Admiral Arthur William Radford, who later served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1953-1957. With a section of vintage advertisements by supporters of the Academy at rear of volume. --- In dark brown leather-covered boards with titling and the USNA seal on cover. --- The covers are chafed and rubbed, with a 1.5-inch tear to front joint; otherwise a clean, firm copy.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 488 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Acts of Hope: Creating Authority in Literature, Law, and Politics, WHITE, James Boyd
9 WHITE, James Boyd Acts of Hope: Creating Authority in Literature, Law, and Politics
79319 Chicago University of Chicago Press 1994 0226895106 / 9780226895109 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The noted legal and English language scholar's work discusses whether individuals or institutions should decide what is right, good, or necessary. Inscribed on front free endpaper, likely by the author. --- In full charcoal cloth with titling gilt stamped on spine. Dust jacket in black, white and red. --- A clean, bright and unmarked copy; volume is sound. Jacket with small curled area to back cover edge and with slight rubbing; otherwise in good shape.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xv, 322 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Evolution of Expression: A Compilation of Selections Illustrating the Four Stages of Development in Art as Applied to Oratory (Volume I only of 4-vol. set), [EMERSON, Charles Wesley], editor
10 [EMERSON, Charles Wesley], editor Evolution of Expression: A Compilation of Selections Illustrating the Four Stages of Development in Art as Applied to Oratory (Volume I only of 4-vol. set)
80823 Boston Emerson College of Oratory 1900 Hardcover Very Good 
Volume I only of the four-volume set containing excerpts from all manner of famous writings; from those of Charles Dickens to Shakespeare to Alfred, Lord Tennyson and many others. The content of the books formed the core of the curriculum of the Emerson College of Oratory, founded by Charles Wesley Emerson, who edited the series (though uncredited in this volume). With a frontis image Daniel Webster. --- Stated 12th edition, 1900. In brick red cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on covers. All edges stained in red. --- With light soiling to covers and prior owner's signatures to a couple of leaves, otherwise a firm and sound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); 107 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Tom Brown at Oxford, [HUGHES,  Thomas] (author); HALL, Sydney P. (illustrations)
11 [HUGHES, Thomas] (author); HALL, Sydney P. (illustrations) Tom Brown at Oxford
80463 Philadelphia John E. Potter and Company [c.1885] Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
An undated reprint edition of the sequel to "Tom Brown's School Days" by Thomas Hughes. With black and white engraved illustrations by Sydney P. Hall. Formerly property of a lending library, with rubberstampsings, pockets and white numerals to spine. --- In decorative tan cloth-covered boards with decorations and titling in brown and gilt on cover and spine. Though no publication date appears in book, a reference to 1885 appears on the colorful gift presentation page. --- With edgewear, soiling to cloth and somewhat loosened front cover; otherwise a sturdy, intact copy in this rather scarce edition.; Ex-Library; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 599 pages 
Price: 34.50 USD
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