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The Works of Joseph Addison. Complete in Three Volumes. (VOLUME III ONLY), ADDISON, Joseph
1 ADDISON, Joseph The Works of Joseph Addison. Complete in Three Volumes. (VOLUME III ONLY)
77473 New York Harper & Brothers 1845 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A handsome, leatherbound collection of writings by Joseph Addison (1672-1719) who was co-founder of the English daily publication, 'The Spectator'. Volume 3 only of the three-volume set. In this work, the author offers his thoughts on a wide variety of subjects, from Italy to medals. --- In full leather covers w/titling on black spine blocks. With striking marbled endpages and textblock fore-edge. --- With whitish dried glue on front cover, some rubbing and tears to covers; marbling on textblock edges has faded; interior of volume with foxing but otherwise bright and firm. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 535 pages 
Price: 51.00 USD
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Thomas Aquinas: Selected Writings (Everyman's Library #953), AQUINAS, Saint Thomas
2 AQUINAS, Saint Thomas Thomas Aquinas: Selected Writings (Everyman's Library #953)
80388 London/ New York Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1946 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
An Everyman's Library edition containing a selection of writings by the noted Catholic theologian Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274). Selected and edited by the Rev. Father M. C. D'Arcy. Everyman's Library #953, an entry in their Philosophy & Theology Series. --- In binding style 4, full blue cloth-covered boards with simple gilt-stamped spine titling and publisher's blindstamped cover vignette, brown topstain. In yellow dust jacket with Eric Ravilious knot on front cover. --- With bookseller's pencilings to front free endpaper and very light chafing of cover edges, else a clean, firm copy. Jacket with .75-inch open tear to spine and some darkening, otherwise intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; xvi, 287 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Aristotle's Politics (Modern Library #228.1), ARISTOTLE
3 ARISTOTLE Aristotle's Politics (Modern Library #228.1)
79964 New York The Modern Library [c.1944] Hard Cover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
The Greek philosopher's famed writings on politics and government have guided the peoples of the world for centuries. This Modern Library edition with the complete and unabridged translation from the Greek by Benjamin Jowett, and with an introduction by Max Lerner. --- In Toledano spine 8 / charcoal cloth / gilt titling on blue spine & cover blocks / blue topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h / verso advertises 299 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1944 (though 1943 date appears in book). ML #228.1. --- A clean, sound, unmarked copy but with some wrinkling to front cover cloth. Dust jacket bears original $0.95 flap price; two lengthy tears have been repaired with tape, which has quite noticeably yellowed, with chips to edges and in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); 337 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Politics and Poetics, ARISTOTLE
4 ARISTOTLE Politics and Poetics
76307 Norwalk, Connecticut The Easton Press 1979 Full-Leather Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Offered here is a handsome reprint copy of the great Greek philosopher's landmark collection of essays. With portraits of the leading figures of Aristotle's day by Leonard Baskin. Translated from the Greek by Benjamin Jowett and S. H. Butcher. With an introduction by Horace M. Kallen, a preface by the publisher, and a frontis portrait of Aristotle by Jeff Cornell. Issued as part of the publisher's Collector's Edition series: The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. --- Bound in full dark green leather covers with distinctive gilt decorations and titling stamped on covers and spine; four raised bands on spine. All edges also in gilt. Pink silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. --- With a mildly bumped cover corner, a spot to a textblock gilt edge and a slight spine lean, else a clean, bright, unmarked copy. Lacks a dust jacket (as issued).; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xxi, 331 pages 
Price: 40.50 USD
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The Rhetoric and Poetics of Aristotle (Modern Library #246.2), ARISTOTLE
5 ARISTOTLE The Rhetoric and Poetics of Aristotle (Modern Library #246.2)
80013 New York The Modern Library [c.1977-80] 0394604253 / 9780394604251 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
The complete text of the two influential works by Aristotle. "Rhetoric" translated from the Greek by W. Rhys Roberts; "Poetics" by Ingram Bywater. With introduction by Friedrich Solmsen. --- In Toledano spine 15 / brown paper-covered boards / gilt-stamped spine titling / perfect bound (not stitched) / plain style F endpapers / plain tan style p dust jacket / verso blank. Likely published c.1977-1980 (though 1954 date appears in book). ML #246.2. --- With inked markings in several locations at margins, else a clean, firm copy. Unclipped jacket with a little soiling but otherwise newish and in removable mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xxii, 289 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Introduction to Aristotle (Modern Library #248.1), ARISTOTLE; McKEON, Richard (editor)
6 ARISTOTLE; McKEON, Richard (editor) Introduction to Aristotle (Modern Library #248.1)
79160 New York The Modern Library [c.1961] Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket 
A selection selection of the major works by Aristotle. Includes unabridged Logic, On the Soul, Nicomachean Ethics and Poetics plus generous excerpts from Physics, Metaphysics, and Politics. Edited, and with introductions to the various works, by Richard McKeon. --- In Toledano spine 8, w/grey cloth-covered boards, gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks, green topstain, grey Kent endpapers. Likely published c.1961 (though 1951 date appears in book). Jacket style i, verso advertises 403 titles in ML catalog. ML #248.1. --- With prior owner's inked name to top and bottom of textblock, inked notations on perhaps as many as 12 pages (at "Nicomachean Ethics"); otherwise a bright, newish copy. Dust jacket with chipping and small tears along edges, in removable mylar protector.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; xxix, 667 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Bacon's Essays, Civil and Moral and The New Atlantis; Milton's Areopagitica and Tractate on Education and Browne's Religio Medici (#12 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), BACON, Sir Francis; MILTON, John; BROWNE, Sir Thomas; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
7 BACON, Sir Francis; MILTON, John; BROWNE, Sir Thomas; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Bacon's Essays, Civil and Moral and The New Atlantis; Milton's Areopagitica and Tractate on Education and Browne's Religio Medici (#12 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
80684 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1909 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Selections of writings by influential English philosophers of the 16th and 17th Centuries. The third entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies an introduction and notes. With sepia frontis portrait of Bacon. --- 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 light sunning to spine, a little chafing to cloth at head of spine, some foxing to first few leaves; otherwise a clean, firm, sound copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 347 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Greek Literature for the Modern Reader, BALDRY, H.C.
8 BALDRY, H.C. Greek Literature for the Modern Reader
73888 New York Cambridge University Press 1951 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
In dark red cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on spine. Interior bears maps of Greece and the Aegean Sea at endpapers. With underlinings on a few pages. Dust jacket with wrinkled tear at front top edge; otherwise in good shape and with orig. $3.75 flap price intact. The writings of the Ancient Greeks are examined in this compact work. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 321 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Philosophy: An Introductory Study of Fundamental Problems and Attitudes, BARRETT, Clifford
9 BARRETT, Clifford Philosophy: An Introductory Study of Fundamental Problems and Attitudes
79896 New York The Macmillan Company 1936 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A 1936 printing of this scholarly work which first appeared in 1935. Indexed. --- In dark green cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine titling. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Apparently used as a student's textbook, with discreet penciled underlinings and marginalia on several pages, along with sticker and rubberstamping to front free endpaper. Some whitish soiling to covers, else a firm, sound copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xiii, 395 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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How to Sleep, BENDER, James
10 BENDER, James How to Sleep
76280 New York Coward-Mccann, Inc. 1949 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Guide to combatting insomnia offers physiological, psychological and emotional factors. In full tan cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 243 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Making of Society: An Outline of Sociology, Revised Edition   (Modern Library #183.3), BIERSTEDT, Robert (editor)
11 BIERSTEDT, Robert (editor) The Making of Society: An Outline of Sociology, Revised Edition (Modern Library #183.3)
80211 New York The Modern Library [c1967-70] 0394601831 / 9780394601830 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
Works of various scholars--from Karl Marx to St. Augustine--on the subject of organization of human society are presented here in this revised edition; edited and with an introduction by Robert Bierstedt. --- In Toledano spine 13 / red cloth / silver spine titling / ml logo blindstamped to front cover / blank endpapers / jacket style l / verso is blank. Interior bears 1959 date but likely published c.1967-70. ML #183.3. --- With prior owner's rubberstamping to front free endpaper, otherwise a bright, clean, unmarked copy. Price-clipped dust jacket with sunned spine, some rubbing and protected in removable mylar.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xx, 557 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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An Abridgement of Lectures on Rhetorick: Greatly Improved by the Addition, to Each Page, of Appropriate Questions by Rev. J. L. Blake., BLAIR, Hugh; BLAKE, Rev. J. L.
12 BLAIR, Hugh; BLAKE, Rev. J. L. An Abridgement of Lectures on Rhetorick: Greatly Improved by the Addition, to Each Page, of Appropriate Questions by Rev. J. L. Blake.
77479 Concord, New Hampshire Marsh, Capen & Lyon 1830 Leather Good+ with no dust jacket 
A compact abridgement of the essays by the noted Scottish minister of religion, Hugh Blair (1718-1800). The subject matter greatly varies in these lectures, but they range from defining 'taste' to types of poetry. Each page with questions (but not answers) derived by Rev. J. L. Blake, from the text on that page. --- In full leather binding with titling on red spine block. --- The volume is firm and bright, but has been exposed to dampness, thus is rippled throughout. Cover with rubbing; an apparently blank page has been torn out at rear of volume. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 344 pages 
Price: 27.50 USD
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The Wisdom of Israel: An Anthology (Modern Library Giant #G79.1), BROWNE, Lewis (Editor).
13 BROWNE, Lewis (Editor). The Wisdom of Israel: An Anthology (Modern Library Giant #G79.1)
79780 New York The Modern Library 1945 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
An anthology of significant writings by Jewish thinkers in a Modern Library hardcover edition in jacket. Writings taken from the Hebrew Bible through more modern writers. Edited and with a preface by Lewis Browne. Volume bears 1945 date, but likely published c.1963. --- MODERN LIBRARY PARTICULARS: SPINE-Toledano G-5, CLOTH-Red, TITLE BLOCKS COLOR- Black, ENDPAPERS-blank, JACKET-Ge/Verso lists unspecified number of titles, ML# G-79.1. --- With prior owner's rubberstamping & inked notations to title page, else a bright, firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with light rubbing and price-clipped flap, otherwise in good shape and in removable archival mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxxii, 748 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Good and Evil, BUBER, Martin
14 BUBER, Martin Good and Evil
74277 New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1953 0684717239 / 9780684717234 Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Religious philosopher's work examines good vs. evil and right and wrong. A nice, firm copy but with lightly yellowed pages and discolored back cover edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 143 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Edmund Burke: On Taste; On the Sublime and Beautiful; Reflections on the French Revolution; A Letter to a Noble Lord (#24 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), BURKE, Edmund; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
15 BURKE, Edmund; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Edmund Burke: On Taste; On the Sublime and Beautiful; Reflections on the French Revolution; A Letter to a Noble Lord (#24 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
80691 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1909 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A selection of essays by the Irish-English philosopher and statesman Edmund Burke (1729-1797). The writings focus on subjects ranging from "On Taste" to the French Revolution. The 24th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies an introduction and notes. With sepia frontis image of Marie Antoinette prior to her execution. --- 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 light sunning to spine, dulling to spine gilding, bumped cover corners and chafing to cloth at spine ends; otherwise a firm, clean, sound copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 443 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana: The Classic Hindu Treatise on Love and Social Conduct, BURTON, Richard F. (translator)
16 BURTON, Richard F. (translator) The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana: The Classic Hindu Treatise on Love and Social Conduct
80462 New York Dorset Press 1986 0880290897 / 9780880290890 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An English-language reprint edition of the noted Hindu guide to sexual and social conduct, originally written in Sanskrit. Translated by Sir Richard Burton, with a foreword by Santha Rama Rau and a lengthy introduction by John W. Spellman. --- In white paper-covered boards backed in maroon cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A firm, clean, sturdy copy but with light back cover & textblock fore-edge soiling.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 252 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The English Philosophers from Bacon to Mill (Modern Library Giant #G-47.1), BURTT, Edwin A. (editor)
17 BURTT, Edwin A. (editor) The English Philosophers from Bacon to Mill (Modern Library Giant #G-47.1)
79778 New York The Modern Library [c.1939-44] Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A Modern Library Giant edition offering: ". . . 13 essays [which] comprise a complete survey of the golden age of English philosophy." Includes entries by Francis Bacon, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, John Stuart Mill and others. Edited, with an introduction by Edwin A. Burtt. Volume bears 1939 date, but likely published c.1939-44. Lacks the dust jacket. --- MODERN LIBRARY PARTICULARS: SPINE-Toledano G-4, CLOTH-Blue-Green, SPINE TITLE BLOCKS/TOPSTAIN COLORS- Black, ENDPAPERS-blank, JACKET-none, ML#G-47.1. --- A partial split near title page has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing. With prior owner's signature and info. to front paste-down and chafing to cloth at tail of spine, else a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxiv, 1041 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Making of Man:  An Outline of Anthropology   (Modern Library #149.2), CALVERTON, V. F. (editor)
18 CALVERTON, V. F. (editor) The Making of Man: An Outline of Anthropology (Modern Library #149.2)
80553 New York The Modern Library [c.1959] Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Works of various scholars on the subject of anthropology are presented here in this Modern Library compilation. Edited, with a preface and introduction by V. F. Calverton. --- In Toledano spine 8 / light green cloth / gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks / green topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i / verso advertises 393 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1960 (though 1931 date appears in book). ML #149.2. --- With a small tear to paper at gutter near title page, and a tiny bruise to lower front cover edge, otherwise a clean, firm and unmarked copy. Unclipped, bright jacket with inked flap price, tears & light chipping along edges and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xv, 879 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living, CAMPBELL, Joseph; OSBON, Diane K.
19 CAMPBELL, Joseph; OSBON, Diane K. A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living
80796 New York HarperCollins 1994 0060167181 / 9780060167189 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
9th printing. In this work, the poet Diane K. Osbon shares highlights of a 30-day seminar spent with noted mythologist Joseph Campbell. With black & white frontis illustration of Mr. Campbell by Robin Larsen. --- In pale yellow paper-covered boards, backed in maroon cloth and with gilt-stamped spine titling and sewn-in orange satin ribbon bookmark. In yellow and orange dust jacket. --- With light soiling to textblock top edge, otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy. Unclipped dust jacket with a small area of chafing to lower front cover corner, else nice.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 311 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdröckh (Volume I, Centenary Edition of the Works of Thomas Carlyle; Three volumes in one), CARLYLE, Thomas
20 CARLYLE, Thomas Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdröckh (Volume I, Centenary Edition of the Works of Thomas Carlyle; Three volumes in one)
80461 New York Charles Scribner's Sons [c.1900s-10s] Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An undated reprint edition of the author's novel, which uses the device of a philsopher's musings, through which the author can give voice to sometimes unpleasant subjects or truisms. With an introduction by H. D. Traill. Three volumes in one. Volume I only in the publisher's 30-volume "Centenary Edition" of Carlyle's works. With tissue-protected engraved frontis portrait of Thomas Carlyle. --- In maroon cloth with spine titling in gilt. Undated, but possibly published c.1890s-1910s. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A firm, clean, sturdy copy but leaves are slightly yellowed, covers with slight edgewear.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxii, 250 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Idea of History, COLLINGWOOD, R. G.
21 COLLINGWOOD, R. G. The Idea of History
79885 New York Galaxy 1964 Softcover Very Good- 
One might describe this work by the Oxford Philosophy professor as a "history of history". This 1957 U.S. edition follows the original 1946 English edition. Indexed. --- A clean, firm softcover copy but with pencil marks to cover, prior owner's rubberstamping to half title page and faint coffee ring soiling to cover.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxvi, 339 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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The Wisdom of Confucius (Illustrated Modern Library), CONFUCIUS; LIN Yutang (editor and translator)
22 CONFUCIUS; LIN Yutang (editor and translator) The Wisdom of Confucius (Illustrated Modern Library)
79916 New York The Modern Library 1943 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A decorative edition of the great Chinese philosopher's stories and aphorisms, designed and illustrated by Jeanyee Wong. Edited and translated with notes on Confucius and extensive additional information by Lin Yutang. With dragon-illustrated front and back covers, and with numerous yellow and blue-toned drawings by Jeanyee Wong. With one-page biographical sketch of Wong at the rear of the volume. This illustrated Modern Library copy lacks the usual slipcase. --- In dragon-decorated slate blue paper-covered boards backed in bright yellow cloth. Titling and ornamentation gilt-stamped to black spine block. --- A clean, bright copy but with prior owner's signature to front free endpaper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); xvii, 265 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Joan of Arc and The English Mail Coach (Readings for Students), DeQUINCEY, Thomas
23 DeQUINCEY, Thomas Joan of Arc and The English Mail Coach (Readings for Students)
80761 New York Henry Holt and Company 1893 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A pair of notable writings by the noted English essayist, edited and with introduction by J. M. Hart. An entry in publisher's "Readings for Students" series. This copy with tissue-protected frontis portrait of the author. --- In full pale yellow cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in maroon on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With penciled notes and underlinings throughout, light soiling to cloth, else an intact, firm copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); xxvi, 138 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Little Masterpieces: Thomas DeQuincey [Selected Writings from Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and more], DeQUINCEY, Thomas (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)
24 DeQUINCEY, Thomas (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor) Little Masterpieces: Thomas DeQuincey [Selected Writings from Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and more]
79443 New York Doubleday & McClure Co. 1901 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A 1901 edition in this collection of selected writings by the noted English essayist. Includes selections from his landmark: "Confessions of an English Opium-Eater" among others. With black and white frontis portrait of the author, as well as a brief introduction by editor Bliss Perry. An entry in the publisher's "Little Masterpieces" series of noted works in compact size. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in gilt on spine; publisher's blindstamped vignette to front cover. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as issued). --- The frontis tissue guard is missing, spine has darkened and gilt titling could be brighter, otherwise a sound, attractive copy.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xix, 157 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Human Nature and Conduct: An Introduction to Social Psychology (Modern Library #173.1), DEWEY, John
25 DEWEY, John Human Nature and Conduct: An Introduction to Social Psychology (Modern Library #173.1)
80905 New York The Modern Library [c.1940] Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket 
A Modern Library edition of the American philosopher/psychologist/reformer's landmark work in the field of social psychology. With an introduction by the author. --- In Toledano spine 8 / red cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h / verso advertises 316 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1946 (though 1930 date appears in book). ML #173.1. --- With penciled underlinings to perhaps as many as 12 pages, dulling to cover and spine gilding, some yellowing to textblock edges; else a bright, clean, sturdy copy. Dust jacket is browned, especially at spine, with slight chipping to edges but otherwise intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; ix, vii, 336 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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The Living Thoughts of Confucius, Doeblin, Alfred
26 Doeblin, Alfred The Living Thoughts of Confucius
73467 New York Longmans, Green and Co. 1940 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Chinaphile presents some of the wisdom of the great Chinese philosopher. With biographical sketch on first 30 pgs. by Mr. Doeblin. Stated first edition. In red cloth-covered boards; inkings at frt. of volume (incl. prev. owner's name & date). Dust jacket lightly chipped; with a few sm. tears and slightly sunned spine. In removable mylar protector.; The Living Thoughts Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 182 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Why We Behave Like Human Beings, DORSEY, George A.
27 DORSEY, George A. Why We Behave Like Human Beings
77035 New York Blue Ribbon Books 1925 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated sixty-fourth printing of this once-popular work. In it, the author scientifically explores the workings of the human body and mind, and compares and contrasts human behavior to other life forms. With a laid-in gift card to recipient from 'Daddy', dated 1966. --- In full orange buckram, with titling in black on spine. --- A firm copy though with some penciled underlinings, soiling on a few pages, and chafing to edges of covers. Lacks a dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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English Essays: From Sir Philip Sidney to Macauley (#27 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
28 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) English Essays: From Sir Philip Sidney to Macauley (#27 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
80698 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A selection of essays by a variety of noted English authors, ranging from Ben Jonson to Samuel Johnson to Thomas De Quincey and several others. The 27th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies introductions and notes. With sepia frontis image of Samuel Johnson at the house of Lord Chesterfield. --- 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 light sunning to spine and a little chafing to cloth at spine ends; otherwise a firm, clean, sound copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 421 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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English Philosophers of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries: Locke - Berkeley - Hume (#37 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
29 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) English Philosophers of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries: Locke - Berkeley - Hume (#37 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
80690 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A selection of writings by English philosophers John Locke, George Berkeley and David Hume. The 37th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies an introduction and notes. With sepia frontis image of Berkeley. --- 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. --- A Fair only copy with split near front of volume, torn and bent upper front cover; with light sunning to spine, and chafing to cloth at spine ends, some foxing to first few leaves; despite damages the book remains a sturd, sound reading copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 445 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Essays: English and American (#28 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
30 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Essays: English and American (#28 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
80692 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A selection of essays by a variety of noted English and American authors, ranging from Edgar Allan Poe to William Makepeace Thackeray. The 28th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies introductions and notes. With sepia frontis image of Thomas H. Huxley. --- 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 light sunning to spine and chafing to cloth at spine ends; otherwise a firm, clean, sound copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 485 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Essays and English Traits (#5 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), EMERSON, Ralph Waldo; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
31 EMERSON, Ralph Waldo; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Essays and English Traits (#5 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
80696 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1909 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A selection of writings by the noted American essayist; along with his account of his travels in Europe, entitled "English Traits". The 5th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies an introduction and notes. With sepia frontis image of Emerson's library in Concord, Massachusetts. --- 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 split near front of volume, plenty of foxing to first few leaves, light sunning to spine and chafing to cloth at head of spine; otherwise an intact, fully readable copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 493 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Wagner and Nietzsche, FISCHER-DIESKAU, Dietrich
32 FISCHER-DIESKAU, Dietrich Wagner and Nietzsche
80143 New York The Seabury Press 1976 0816492808 / 9780816492800 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
In this English language "duo-biography", the author tells the story of the short-lived but intense friendship between composer Richard Wagner (1813-1883) and philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900). Translated from the German by Joachim Neugroschel. --- In textured brown paper-covered boards with black spine titling. Jacket bears illustrations of the two subjects on the front, portrait of the author on the back. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Tape-repaired, unclipped jacket with light sunning to spine and small tears to edges.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; (8), 232 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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The Future Agenda: A Festschrift in Honour of John Templeton on His 80th Birthday, 29th November 1992, FORKER, Wilbert (editor)
33 FORKER, Wilbert (editor) The Future Agenda: A Festschrift in Honour of John Templeton on His 80th Birthday, 29th November 1992
76481 Edinburgh The Hanover Press 1992 0707307236 / 9780707307237 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
A work, containing writing of noted religious personages, to commemorate the 80th birthday of Sir John Templeton. The noted investor and philanthropist created the Templeton Prize for Progress Toward Research or Discoveries about Spiritual Realities; he long argued for a place for God in everyday peoples' lives. Included are a program of events on the eve of Mr. Templeton's birthday, as well as a signed letter by his son Dr. Jack Templeton, presenting this copy of this work to Mr. & Mrs. Frank Sunderland in Colorado. --- A clean, bright, firm copy in Fine condition; in jacket in similar condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 188 pages 
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The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud (Modern Library Giant #G39.1), FREUD, Sigmund
34 FREUD, Sigmund The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud (Modern Library Giant #G39.1)
79777 New York The Modern Library [c.1967] Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Essential writings of the legendary figure in the world of psychoanalysis are presented in this Modern Library Giant edition. Translated from the German and edited, with an introduction, by Dr. A.A. Brill. Volume bears 1938 date, but likely published c.1945-63. Lacks the dust jacket. --- MODERN LIBRARY PARTICULARS: SPINE-Toledano G-5, CLOTH-Light Green, SPINE TITLE BLOCKS/TOPSTAIN COLORS- Green, ENDPAPERS-"Quad Aristocrat", JACKET-none, ML#G-39.1. --- With light soiling and rubbing to cloth, a hint of yellowing to leaves, else a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; vi, 1001 pages 
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The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud (Modern Library Giant #G39.1), FREUD, Sigmund
35 FREUD, Sigmund The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud (Modern Library Giant #G39.1)
80548 New York The Modern Library [c.1940] Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
Six essential writings by the legendary figure in the world of psychoanalysis are presented in this Modern Library Giant edition. Includes his "The Interpretation of Dreams", "Totem and Taboo" and four more. Translated from the German and edited, with an introduction, by Dr. A. A. Brill. --- In Toledano spine G4 / charcoal cloth / gilt titling on red spine blocks / gilt-stamped ML torchbearer on front cover & spine / dark red topstain / blank GA style endpapers / jacket style Gc / verso advertises 271 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1940 (though 1938 date appears in volume). ML #G39.1. --- With general yellowing to leaves and inked gift inscription to front free endpaper, interior is clean, firm and unmarked. NOTE: A loosened front hinge has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing. Price-clipped jacket with no shortage of tears and chips & slightly lightened spine, but still bright and mostly intact and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; vi, 1001 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud (Modern Library Giant), FREUD, Sigmund
36 FREUD, Sigmund The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud (Modern Library Giant)
80547 New York The Modern Library [c.1977-80] 0394604008 / 9780394604008 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Six essential writings by the legendary figure in the world of psychoanalysis are presented in this Modern Library Giant edition. Includes his "The Interpretation of Dreams", "Totem and Taboo" and four more. Translated from the German and edited, with an introduction, by Dr. A. A. Brill. --- In Toledano spine G8 / brown paper-covered boards / gilt-stamped spine titling / perfect bound (not stitched) / plain style GA endpapers / plain tan style Gk dust jacket / verso blank. Likely published c.1977-80 though 1956 date appears in book. --- With inked gift inscription to front free endpaper and slight wear to spine ends; else a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Unclipped dust jacket with some crumpling and creasing along edges to edges but otherwise in good shape and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); vi, 1001 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Prophet, GIBRAN, Kahlil
37 GIBRAN, Kahlil The Prophet
80485 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1963 0394404289 / 9780394404288 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Stated 92nd printing of this hugely popular inspirational work, first published in 1923. With 12 drawings by the author. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with gilt vignette and blindstamped titling to cover; gilt-stamped spine titling. High-quality buff colored leaves. Jacket in cream with drawing by author on cover. --- A previous owner has inked lengthy love letter and essays on love on the full length of four pages. With Random House rubberstamp to front free endpaper, and soiling to front paste-down, cloth cover and front jacket flap. Price-clipped dust jacket with crumpling, chip and soiling; otherwise in good shape and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); vi, 96 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Thoughts and Meditations, GIBRAN, Kahlil
38 GIBRAN, Kahlil Thoughts and Meditations
80486 New York The Citadel Press 1969 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Stated Fourth "paperbound" Edition, 1969. Musings by the author of "The Prophet" on a variety of topics ranging from love and beauty to governmental and societal corruption. Edited and with a translation into English from the Arabic and a biographical preface by Anthony R. Ferris. --- In brown paper-covered hardcovers with spine titling in dark brown. Jacket bears an image of sunshine bursting through a thicket. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy lacking damages. Unclipped jacket with slightly sunned spine, else nice.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 128 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Hawthorne and Irving: Essays, Etc. (The Pocket University Volume III Parts I & II), HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel; IRVING, Washington (authors); PERRY, Bliss (editor)
39 HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel; IRVING, Washington (authors); PERRY, Bliss (editor) Hawthorne and Irving: Essays, Etc. (The Pocket University Volume III Parts I & II)
80171 Garden City, New York Doubleday, Page & Co. 1925 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A collection of six essays by Hawthorne and 7 by Irving in a compact volume. Each author's essays are preceded by an introduction by editor Bliss Perry. Includes a frontis portrait of Mr. Hawthorne. Vol. III, Part I & II of the publisher's Pocket University Series. --- In navy cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped decoration to cover, titling & decorations in blue on spine, top edge gilt. --- Spine is somewhat sunned but lettering is readable; interior has yellowed but lacks markings and volume is sturdy and tight.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; x, 152, ix, 145 pages 
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Hazlitt: Selected Essays, HAZLITT, William (author); SAMPSON, George (editor)
40 HAZLITT, William (author); SAMPSON, George (editor) Hazlitt: Selected Essays
79313 Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1928 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A 1954 hardcover reprint of an assortment of essays first published 1917. Hazlitt was a noted early 19th Century English literary and art critic, painter and essayist. Includes a lengthy biographical introduction and extensive end notes regarding the essays, both presumably by the editor, George Sampson. --- In green paper-covered boards backed in olive cloth. Lacks a dust jacket. The spine is slightly sunned and the leaves are moderately yellowed, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; xxxviii, 251 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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