Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 

 
*For books shipped via economy rate (USPS Media Mail) & weight under 4 lbs.

 
Member: Independent Online Booksellers Association



Member: Rocky Mountain Antiquarian Booksellers Association
 
SAVE THE DATES!
The 33nd Rocky Mountain Book & Paper Fair: August 4 & 5, 2017
Click here for information


 
 
 

>>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought

 - 18 items found in your search
>>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought

Click on Title to view full description

 
The Golden Book of Marcus Aurelius (Everyman's Library #9), AURELIUS, Marcus; CASAUBON, Meric (translator)
1 AURELIUS, Marcus; CASAUBON, Meric (translator) The Golden Book of Marcus Aurelius (Everyman's Library #9)
81037 London/ New York Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1923 Leather Very Good- with no dust jacket 
An Everyman's Library reprint edition containing Books One through Twelve of the Meditations of the 2nd Century A.D. Roman Emperor, known as a 'Philosopher King'. Translated into English from the Greek by Meric Casaubon and with an introduction by W. H. D. Rouse. Everyman's Library #9, an entry in their Classical Series. --- In binding style 2, full maroon leather-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations, gilt-stamped J. M. Dent vignette to front cover, top edge gilt. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With inked gift notation to front endpage, chafing and rubbing to cover extremities, dampstains to textblock edges and Brentano's of New York's discreet label to rear paste-down; else a clean, sound copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; xxiii, 182 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Wisdom of Confucius (Modern Library #7.2), CONFUCIUS; LIN Yutang (editor and translator)
2 CONFUCIUS; LIN Yutang (editor and translator) The Wisdom of Confucius (Modern Library #7.2)
81145 New York The Modern Library [c.1948] Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
A Modern Library edition offering stories and aphorisms of the great Chinese philosopher. Edited and translated with notes on Confucius and extensive additional information by Lin Yutang. --- In Toledano spine 8 / light green cloth / gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks / green topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h / verso advertises 334 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1948 (1938 date appears in book). ML #7.2. --- With a little discoloration to cover cloth, slight yellowing to leaves, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Fair only, unclipped jacket with rubbing, chips and tears to edges, otherwise intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); xvii, 290 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
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
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Sacred Writings Part II: Christian (Part II), Buddhist, Hindu, Mohammedan (Number 45 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
4 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Sacred Writings Part II: Christian (Part II), Buddhist, Hindu, Mohammedan (Number 45 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81115 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A collection of essential writings pertaining to prominet religions. Includes: Christian, Part II (1st & 2nd epistles of St. Paul and Hymns of the Christian Church); Buddhist Writings, translated and annotated by Henry Clarke Warren; Hindu, The Bhagavad-Gita, translated by Sir Edwin Arnold and Mohammedan, Chapters from the Koran, translated and annotated by E. H. Palmer. --- The 45th 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 image of a Hindu temple. --- 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 slightly lightened spine, minor interior soiling; otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 529 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
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)
5 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
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
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)
6 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
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Lefties: The Origins and Consequences of Being Left-Handed, FINCHER, Jack
7 FINCHER, Jack Lefties: The Origins and Consequences of Being Left-Handed
81005 New York Barnes & Noble Books 1993 0880299460 / 9780880299466 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A reprint edition of the author's examination of all things related to being left-handed. Previously published as "Sinister People". --- In black paper-covered boards backed in black cloth. Yellow jacket with drawing of raised left hand. --- A bright, clean, firm copy. Jacket with slight soiling, else nice.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 221 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Major Works of Sigmund Freud: Volumes I, II and III (The Great Books of the Western World), FREUD, Sigmund
8 FREUD, Sigmund The Major Works of Sigmund Freud: Volumes I, II and III (The Great Books of the Western World)
81078 Franklin Center, Pennsylvania The Franklin Library 1981 Leather Near Fine 
A deluxe bonded leather set presenting the major writings of the legendary psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud (1856-1939). Each volume with a photographic portrait of Freud at various stages of his life. Each volume also with a section of black & white photos by Edmund Engleman, depicting Freud's apartments in Vienna. --- Issued as an entry in the publisher's The Great Books of the Western World series, on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of their original publication by Encyclpaedia Britannica. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- Bound in rich full red-orange leather covers with three raised bands on each spine. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in bright gilt. Interior leaves printed on high-quality papers. Pale orange silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmarks. Volumes lacks a dust jacket (as issued). --- A Near Fine set with a hint of spine sunning, otherwise lacking damages or evidence of having been read. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); (32), 683, (32), 536, (32), 576 pages 
Price: 275.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Analects of Confucius, GILES, Lionel (editor)
9 GILES, Lionel (editor) The Analects of Confucius
81061 New York The Heritage Press 1970 Hardcover Near Fine 
An illustrated deluxe edition in slipcase presenting teachings of Confucius. Translated from the Chinese, with an introduction and notes, by Lionel Giles. Illustrated with paintings by Tseng Yu-Ho, who provides explanations of the art at rear of volume. --- In patterned gold paper-covered boards backed in gold cloth with titling in gilt on red spine block, red Chinese spine characters, and with red topstain. Slipcase covered in gold paper. Publisher's Sandglass flyer is not present. --- A very nice copy: clean, bright, and firm. Slipcase with a few dings and small scratches, else sound and fully functional.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xxv, (6), 130 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know, HIRSCH Jr., E. D.
10 HIRSCH Jr., E. D. Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know
81137 Boston, MA Houghton Mifflin Co. 1987 039543095X / 9780395430958 Hard Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
In this popular work, University of Virginia professor nudges the reader toward greater literacy. With an appendix: "What Literate Americans Know" by the author, Joseph Kett and James Trefil. --- In tan paper-covered boards backed in maroon cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With spots of soiling to cover edges, prior owners' signatures to front free endpaper, else a bright, clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xvii, 251 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Enemies of the Permanent Things: Observations of Abnormality in Literature and Politics, KIRK, Russell
11 KIRK, Russell Enemies of the Permanent Things: Observations of Abnormality in Literature and Politics
81140 New Rochelle, New York Arlington House 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Conservative scholar and author Russell Kirk (1918-1994) used his lectures at Alabama College (now the University of Montevallo) as the basis for this work. The author argues for retention of certain "permanant things" in a world of constant change. --- First Edition. In black cloth-covered boards with publisher logo blindstamped to front cover; titling in yellow on spine. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With mildly sunned spine and back cover, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 311 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Lectures on the Harvard Classics (The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), NEILSON, William Allan (general editor); ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
12 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
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values, PIRSIG, Robert M.
13 PIRSIG, Robert M. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values
81004 New York Quill/William Morrow 1979 0688052304 / 9780688052300 Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
A softcover reprint edition of the author's popular novel, which mixes a cross-country motorcycle trip with his young son, self-realization, Zen Buddhism and philosophy. --- In stiff wraps, with slightly yellowed leaves; otherwise a bright, clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 418 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Alexander Pope: Selected Works (Modern Library #257.2), POPE, Alexander
14 POPE, Alexander Alexander Pope: Selected Works (Modern Library #257.2)
80948 New York The Modern Library [c.1963] Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
A collection of the writings of the 18th century essayist and poet, edited and with an introduction by Louis Kronenberger; foreword by Joseph Wood Krutch. Includes letters and profiles of Pope's contemporaries at rear of volume. --- In Toledano spine 10 / rust cloth / ML hex logo blindstamped to front cover / gilt-stamped spine titling / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style l / verso blank. Likely published c.1963 (though 1951 date appears in book). ML #257.2. --- Volume is clean and bright but with publisher's/distributor's rubberstamping to front free endpaper; textblock is firm. Price-clipped dust jacket crumpled and chafed at spine ends, with rubbing to extremities but otherwise bright and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xxxiii, 388 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Crown of Wild Olive, RUSKIN, John
15 RUSKIN, John The Crown of Wild Olive
80913 Philadelphia Henry Altemus 1895 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A selection of four lectures by the influential 19th Century English art critic. Includes his: "Work", "Traffic", "War" and "The Future of England". Appendix offers his "Notes on the Political Economy of Prussia". With an introduction by the author. Includes a couple of black & white illustrations and frontis photographic portrait of the author. --- A compact volume, in floral patterned cloth-covered boards backed in cloth with elaborate gilt patterns. Top edge gilt, lacks a dust jacket. --- With prior owner's signature to front paste-down, a little scuffing & rubbing to covers, otherwise a clean, firm copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; 199 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Sense of Beauty: Being the Outlines of Aesthetic Theory (Modern Library #292.1), SANTAYANA, George
16 SANTAYANA, George The Sense of Beauty: Being the Outlines of Aesthetic Theory (Modern Library #292.1)
80900 New York The Modern Library [c1964] Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
A Modern Library reprint edition of the Spanish-born American philosopher's famous treatise on aesthetics. With a foreword by Philip Blair Rice. --- In Toledano spine 11 / turquoise cloth / ML hex logo blindstamped to front cover / gilt-stamped spine titling / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i / verso lists titles in ML catalog, but no total number. Likely published c.1965 (though 1955 date appears in book). ML #292.1. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking damages worthy of mention. George Salter-designed dust jacket bears original $1.95 flap price; with slight chafing to edges & minor rubbing; is overall bright and in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xii, 268 pages 
Price: 21.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Woman's Book of Confidence: Meditations for Strength & Inspiration, THOELE, Sue Patton
17 THOELE, Sue Patton The Woman's Book of Confidence: Meditations for Strength & Inspiration
80910 New York MJF Books / Fine Communications 1997 1567313019 / 9781567313017 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
The author, a licensed psychotherapist, offers meditations for women to aid in improving their lives. --- This compact volume in beige and tan paper-covered boards with Rae Ecklund watercolor illustration on jacket cover. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking apparent damages, in similar jacket.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); (24), 273 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
An Outline of Psychoanalysis, Revised Edition (Modern Library #66.2), THOMPSON, Clara; MAZER, Milton; WITENBERG, Earl (editors)
18 THOMPSON, Clara; MAZER, Milton; WITENBERG, Earl (editors) An Outline of Psychoanalysis, Revised Edition (Modern Library #66.2)
81159 New York The Modern Library [c.1960] Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
The basic concepts of psychoanalysis, both as to theory and to therapy, along with major developments in the field, are presented in this Modern Library edition. Includes writings by Sigmund Freud, Wilhelm Reich, Ernst Kris, and several others; and an introduction by Clara Thompson. --- In Toledano spine 8 / dark blue cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i / verso advertises 388 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1960 (though 1955 date appears in book). ML #66.2. --- A nice copy though with discreet pencilings to perhaps as many as 15 leaves, a shallow dent to front cover and prior owner's signature to half title page; otherwise clean and sturdy. Unclipped dust jacket with rubbing, small tears & chafing to edges; protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; xix, 619 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to books@bluebirdbooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie