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The Story of Chinese Philosophy

By: N/A

Price: $3.92

Publisher: New York, Washington Square Press: 1961

Seller ID: 13528

Condition: Fair


Unmarked. Spine edges show some wear and corners are worn. Binding is good. Pages are yellowing. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with wear as noted. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 252 pages View more info

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The Great Ideas A Syntopicon, Vol. 2: Man to World

By: Adler, Mortimer J. & Robert Maynard Hutchins

Price: $97.52

Publisher: Chicago, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.: 1952

Seller ID: 14216

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Unmarked, minor wear on top and bottom of spine edges. ; Book Description; Spine of the book has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Published without Dust Jacket. ; Great Books of the Western World, Vol. 3; 9.10 X 6.20 X 2 inches; 1346 pages View more info

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The age of ideology The 19th-century philosophers; selected with introduction and interpretive commentary

By: AIKEN, HENRY DAVID

Price: $2.94

Publisher: New York, New American Library: 1956

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 22800

Condition: Good+


Unmarked. Mild wear on some corners or edges. Probably never been read. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. ; Mentor books; no.185; 7 X 4.20 X 0.60 inches; 283 pages View more info

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The Ethics of Aristotle The Nicomachean Ethics

By: Aristotle

Price: $14.76

Publisher: New York, Penguin Classics: 1955

Seller ID: 22655

ISBN: 0140440550

Condition: Very Good-


Unmarked, exept for previous owner's name on inside cover page. Book has appearance of light use with no easily noticeable wear. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. A vigorous polemicist as well as a rational philosopher, Aristotle (384 - 322 BCE) has the task in his ethics of demonstrating how men become good and why happiness can, and should, be ou... View more info

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The Art of Rhetoric

By: Aristotle & Hugh Lawson-Tancred

Price: $8.13

Publisher: New York, Penguin Classics: 1992

Seller ID: 14477

ISBN: 0140445102

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine of the book has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. With the emergence of democracy in the city-state of Athens in the years around 460 BC, public speaking became an essential skill for politicians in the Assemblies and Councils - and even for ordinary citizens in the courts of law. In response, the technique of rhetoric rapidly developed, bringing virtuoso perf... View more info

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The Art of Rhetoric

By: Aristotle & Hugh Lawson-Tancred

Price: $8.22

Publisher: New York, Penguin Classics: 1992

Seller ID: 17835

ISBN: 0140445102

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked. Never been read. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. With the emergence of democracy in the city-state of Athens in the years around 460 BC, public speaking became an essential skill for politicians in the Assemblies and Councils - and even for ordinary citizens in the courts of law. In response, the technique of rhetoric rapidly developed, ... View more info

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The Works of Aristotle, Volume II

By: Aristotle; Editor-in-chief - Hutchins, Robert Maynard

Price: $10.64

Publisher: Roslyn, New York, Encyclopaedia Britannica: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28835

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Unmarked. Probably never been read. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Published without Dust Jacket. ; Great Books of the Western World, Volume 9; 9.20 X 6.60 X 1.40 inches; 699 pages View more info

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Augustine

By: Augustine, Saint & Robert Maynard Hutchins

Price: $17.06

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28838

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Unmarked. Probably never been read. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Published without Dust Jacket. ; Great Books of the Western World, Vol. 18; 14.50 X 10.10 X 2.20 inches; 698 pages View more info

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Francis Bacon Selected Writings

By: Bacon, Francis, Lord Verulam (Sir) Dick, Hugh G Ed

Price: $6.80

Publisher: [new Yorkn, Modern Library: 1955

Seller ID: 14500

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Unmarked. Mild wear on some corners of book. ; Book Description; Mylar and paper (Demco) protective cover. Dust jacket is intact with no nicks or tears. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear.; 7.10 X 4.80 X 1.20 inches; 604 pages View more info

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Francis Bacon - The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Ld. Verulam, Viscount St. Albans

By: BACON,FRANCIS

Price: $5.88

Publisher: Mount Vernon, New York, The Peter Pauper Press: 1970

Seller ID: 13552

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Unmarked. No slip case. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Published without Dust Jacket. Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban (s) , KC (22 January 1561 - 9 April 1626) was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist and author. He served both as Attorney General and Lord Chancellor of England. Although his political career ended in disgrace, he remained ext... View more info

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Francis Bacon - The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Ld. Verulam, Viscount St. Albans

By: BACON,FRANCIS

Price: $6.22

Publisher: Mount Vernon, New York, The Peter Pauper Press: 1970

Seller ID: 17166

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Unmarked. Mild mild wear on corners. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact and covered in protective (Demco) plastic film and paper. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban(s) , KC (22 January 1561 - 9 April 1626) was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist and author. He served both as Attorney General and Lord Chanc... View more info

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The Politics of Aristotle

By: Barker, Ernest

Price: $4.41

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1962

Seller ID: 16230

ISBN: 0195003063

Condition: Good+


Unmarked, wear on corners and along some edges. Well bound. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Aristotle's Politics is a key document in Western political thought. In these first two books Aristotle shows his complete mastery of political theory and practice, and raises many crucial issues still with us today. In Book I he argues vigorously for a political theory based o... View more info

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Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous

By: Berkeley, George

Price: $4.53

Publisher: La Salle, Illinois, The Open Court Publishing Company: 1958

Seller ID: 17112

Condition: Good+


Well bound and unmarked internally. Previous poower's stamp on inside cover. Very little wear on corners. Delta symbol written on front cover. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. ; Philosophical Classics; Vol. 48; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages View more info

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Iron John A Book About Men

By: Bly, Robert

Price: $6.82

Publisher: Reading, Massachusetts, Perseus Books: 1990

Seller ID: 13539

ISBN: 0201517205

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Book Description; Mylar and paper (Demco) protective cover. Dust jacket is intact with no nicks or tears. Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and without wear. Here, using the Grimm Fairy tale Iron John as a vehicle, Bly explores the myths and cultural underpinnings of a distinctly vigorous male mode of feeling, a combination of fierceness and tenderness long since sacrificed to the demands of the industrial... View more info

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The Consolation of Philosophy

By: Boethius, Ancius & V. E. Watts

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Classics: 1976

Seller ID: 13510

ISBN: 0140442081

Condition: Fair


Unmarked. Contains local underlining and previous owner's embossed stamp on inside cover; otherwise very good + condition. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. An eminent public figure under the Gothic emperor Theodoric, Boethius was also an exceptional Greek scholar, and it was to the Greek philosophers that he turned when he fell from favor and was imprisoned in Pavi... View more info

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The Consolation of Philosophy

By: Boethius, Ancius & V. E. Watts

Price: $12.21

Publisher: New York, Penguin Classics: 1976

Seller ID: 13521

ISBN: 0140442081

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. An eminent public figure under the Gothic emperor Theodoric, Boethius was also an exceptional Greek scholar, and it was to the Greek philosophers that he turned when he fell from favor and was imprisoned in Pavia. Written in the period leading up to his brutal execution, The Consolation of Philosophy is a dialogue of alter... View more info

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Perception, theory, and commitment The new philosophy of science

By: Brown, Harold I

Price: $8.22

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Precedent Pub: 1977

Seller ID: 29776

ISBN: 0913750131

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Unmarked, white our patach (probably over initials) on front cover page. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. With originality and clarity, Harold Brown outlines first the logicalempiricist tradition and then the more historical and process-orientedapproach he calls the new philosophy of science.  Examining the twotogether, he describes the very tran... View more info

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Force and Matter, or Principles of the Natural Order of the Universe, with a System of Morality Based Thereon a Popular Exposition

By: Buchner, Ludwig

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Peter Eckler: 1891

Seller ID: 14501

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Unmarked, mild wear on corners and top and bottom of spine edge from shelving. ; Book Description; Spine of the book has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages View more info

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The Vein of Gold A Journey to Your Creative Heart

By: Cameron, Julia

Price: $6.22

Publisher: New York, Tarcher: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 24827

ISBN: 0874778360

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Unmarked. Mild wear on some cornes of dust jacket and small cut in back of dust jacket. ; Book Description; Dust Jacket is intact Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square and with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast. The companion to the best-selling The Artist's Way contains essays on the creative process and more than one hundred imaginative exercises that help readers reach new spiritual heights and expand their c... View more info

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The Great Latke-Hamantash Debate

By: Cernea, Ruth Fredman & Ted Cohen

Price: $11.06

Publisher: Chicago, University Of Chicago Press: 2006

Seller ID: 24034

ISBN: 0226100243

Condition: Very Good+


Unmarked. Probably never been read. ; Book Description; Spine has no signs of creasing. Pages are clean and not marred by notes or folds. Covers are square with minor wear. Ships Safe and Fast, . Creation versus evolution. Nature versus nurture. Free will versus determinism. Every November at the University of Chicago, the best minds in the world consider the question that ranks with these as one of the most enduring of human history: latke or hamantash? This great latke... View more info