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Teaching What We Do: Essays by the Amherst College Faculty

By: Amherst College Faculty

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Amherst, Massachusetts, Amherst College Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 79130

ISBN: 0943184037

Condition: 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 View more info

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The 1951 Coloradan: Diamond Jubilee Edition (Yearbook of the University of Colorado at Boulder)

By: BRUMMITT, Charles D. (editor-in-chief); HEALY, Joanne (managing editor); VASHOLZ, Lothar (business manager)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boulder, The Associated Students of the University of Colorado: 1951

Stock No.: 80106

Condition: 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 illustra... View more info

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Frontier Historian: The Life and Work of Edward Everett Dale

By: DALE, Edward Everett; GIBSON, Arrell M. (editor)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 82072

ISBN: 0806113057

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Stated first edition of this sampling of the writings of Texas-born historian, academic and educator Edward Everett Dale (1879-1972), along with biographical details. Includes essays about Dale by editor Arrell M. Gibson, Angie Debo and John S. Ezell. --- In gold cloth-look paper-covered boards with black spine titling. Jacket with unattributed black & white photographic portrait of Dale to back flap. --- With remainder mark to lower textblock edge, else a clean, tightly... View more info

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John Dewey on Education: Selected Writings (Modern Library #348.1)

By: DEWEY, John (author); ARCHAMBAULT, Reginald D. (editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1967]

Stock No.: 81907

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


A Modern Library edition offering selected writings on education by the American philosopher, psychologist, and reformer John Dewey (1859-1952). Edited and introduced by Reginald D. Archambault. --- In Toledano spine 13 / black cloth / silver spine titling / ml logo blindstamped to front cover / brown & yellow Fujita endpapers / jacket style l, verso is blank. Interior bears 1964 date but likely published c.1967. ML #348.1. --- With prior owner's inked name to front pas... View more info

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Literary and Philosophical Essays: French, German and Italian (#32 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")

By: ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Stock No.: 81110

Condition: 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... View more info

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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")

By: ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son: 1910

Stock No.: 81112

Condition: 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; otherw... View more info

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University of Colorado Studies Series in Philosophy No. I: Studies in Ethical Theory

By: HULLEY, Karl K. (editor)

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Boulder, University of Colorado Press: 1958

Stock No.: 79877

Condition: 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 View more info

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Miraculously Builded in Our Hearts: A Dartmouth Reader

By: LATHEM, Edward Connery; Shribman, DAVID M. (editors)

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Hanover, New Hampshire, Dartmouth College / University Press of New England: 1999

Stock No.: 82140

ISBN: 1584650540

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A series of essays and historical snippets detailing many aspects of life on the once-remote campus of Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. The title of this work was taken from a 1921 poem by Dartmouth alumni Franklin McDuffee. --- In full Dartmouth green cloth-covered boards with the College crest blindstamped to the cover; titling in silver to spine. Bright yellow jacket features a campus scene from 1959. --- A bright, sound, firmly-bound copy lacking damages.... View more info

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The Lucky Bag: The Annual of the Brigade of Midshipmen United States Naval Academy, 1916

By: The Class of 1916 (editors); HUSSEY Jr., G. F.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, A. H. Sickler Company: 1916

Stock No.: 79481

Condition: 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... View more info

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Acts of Hope: Creating Authority in Literature, Law, and Politics

By: WHITE, James Boyd

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 79319

ISBN: 0226895106

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


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 ... View more info

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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)

By: [EMERSON, Charles Wesley], editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Emerson College of Oratory: 1900

Stock No.: 80823

Condition: 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 ... View more info

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Tom Brown at Oxford

By: [HUGHES, Thomas] (author); HALL, Sydney P. (illustrations)

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, John E. Potter and Company: [c.1885]

Stock No.: 80463

Condition: 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 ... View more info