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Beauty and Other Forms of Value

By Alexander, S.

London: Macmillan. VG/VG- (see notes). 1933. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 305pp . Tiny nick to cloth top spine. Bookplate. Some foxing to pages. Shallow chips head and heel of edgeworn, price-clipped DJ. .

$35.00

Erkenntnis de Existenz

By Barth, Heinrich

Basel: Schwabe. Near Fine/VG+. 1965. 1st. hardcover. large 8vo . 739pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Bit of edgewear to DJ. .

$75.00

Spirit in Ashes: Hegel, Heidegger, and Man-Made Mass Death
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Spirit in Ashes: Hegel, Heidegger, and Man-Made Mass Death

By Wyschogrod, Edith

New Haven: Yale U. Press. Near Fine/Near Fine. 1985. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . 247pp .

$15.00

Max Weber and the Jewish Question

By Abraham, Gary A.

Urbana: U. of Illinois. Good+/VG only (see notes). 1992. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 319pp . Underlining and marginalia, some in red pen. Slight bow to cover. 1/4" tears, bit of edgewear to DJ. .

$8.50

Philosophical History and the Problem of Consciousness
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Philosophical History and the Problem of Consciousness

By Livingston, Paul M.

NY: Cambridge U. Press. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2004. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 279pp . Rem. line bottom edge. .

$6.00

2: Running on Calm

By Ferri, Paco (Francisco) (transl. Mac Closkey)

Madrid: Realizacion/Zap. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2006. 1st in English. hardcover. 8vo . 203pp . Signed by the author: INSCRIBED as Paco Ferri and dated 7-26- 2006 frontmatter, Signed Francisco Ferri at end, #116 of 200 cc .

$250.00

Letters of David Ricardo to Thomas Robert Malthus 1810-1823
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Letters of David Ricardo to Thomas Robert Malthus 1810-1823

By Ricardo, David (Bonar, ed.)

Mansfield Centre, CT: Martino. Good+, no dj as issued (see notes). 2005. reprint. hardcover. 8vo . 251pp . Victim of the publisher's fire: Some rippling to pages from absorbed dampness. Facsimile reprint of the OUP 1887 original. .

$20.00

Husserl: An Analysis of His Phenomenology

By Ricoeur, Paul (transl. Ballard)

Evanston, IL: Northwestern U. Press. VG+/VG-. 1967. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 238pp . P O name and date front end paper. 1/4" tears and some toning to DJ. .

$35.00

Philosophical Essays

By Wittgenstein, Ludwig (transl. Anscombe)

Oxford: Blackwell. Good+/Good+ (see notes -- suitable reading copy.). 1958. 2nd ptg. hardcover. 8vo . unpp . Damp storage conditions: Vertical dampline on spine, a bit musty. Some bleeding to interior of soiled, toned, edgeworn DJ. .

$15.00

Kant's Theory of Knowledge: An Outline of One Central Argument in the Critigue of Pure Reason

By Bird, Graham

London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. VG-/VG-. 1962. 1st Eng. hardcover. 8vo . 210pp . A bit of a warp to body of text, but no visible dampness except for two small spots on cloth. 3/4" tear, some soiling to DJ. Unaccountably scarce. .

$35.00

Notebooks 1914-1916

By Wittgenstein, Ludwig (Anscombe, transl., ed.)

Oxford: Blackwell. Good/Good or a bit better (see notes). 1961. 1st thus. hardcover. 8vo . 131pp . Some seeping dampness along edges has discolored cloth just a bit. Damplines, tears to 1", small chips to DJ. A little musty. Reading copy only -- NOT gift quality by any means! .

$10.00

A History of Western Morals

By Brinton, Crane

NY: Harcourt Brace. VG/VG. 1959. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 502pp . Some mottling to green cloth, some wear to DJ. .

$6.00

A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of our Ideas of the Sublime and the Beautiful

By Burke, Edmund (Boulton, ed.)

NY: Columbia U. Press. VG/VG. 1958. 1st US THUS. hardcover. 12mo . 197pp . Book is quite crisp, but spine is rather cocked. Tiny chip top spine, some soiling to DJ. .

$40.00

Isaiah Berlin: A Life
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Isaiah Berlin: A Life

By Ignatieff, Michael

NY: Metropolitan Books/Holt. Near Fine/VG+. 1998. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 356pp . SIGNED by author on the title page. Light wear to DJ. .

$25.00

That Way Madness Lies: Max Nordau on Fin-de-Siecle Genius

By Soder, Hans-Peter

High Wycombe, UK: Rivendale Press. Fine/VG. 2009. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 257pp . Signed by the author: INSCRIBED "For.....with many thanks for being with me...." Spine of DJ faded some. .

$75.00

Wittgensteins's Logical Atomism

By Griffin, James

London: Oxford U. Press. VG+/Good only (see notes). 1964. 1st Eng. hardcover. 8vo . 166pp . Book is quite nice. Price-clipped DJ has two 1" tears bottom front, scrunched a bit, 1/2" tear top front. In mylar. .

$12.00

Philosophie der Freiheit--Karl Jaspers

By Lengert, Rudolf (ed.)

Oldenburg: Heinz Holzberg. VG+ wraps. 1983. trade pbk. paperback. 8vo . 136pp . TEXT IN GERMAN. Papers delivered at the U. of Oldenburg symposium in 1983. Scarce in Germany, too. .

$35.00

Three scarce Ayn Rand items: The Illustrated Fountainhead; The Rational Faculty; the Playboy Interview

By Rand, Ayn

various: various. VG or better wraps. paperbacks. paperbacks. 4to . unpp . The Illustrated Fountainhead reprints the condensed, illustrated version of the book that appeared in newspapers in 1945. The new copyright is 1998, by the Ayn Rand Institute. Horizontal 4to, plastic comb binding, 40 pp. The Rational Faculty is an essay from her personal journal from 1945, which also reproduces (in facsimile!!) four of her handwritten pages from Atlas Shrugged and The Fountainhead (4to, 12pp). The Playboy Interview is a booklet (16pp) reproduced by Second Renaissance Books. We will also include an 8"x8" black and white photo of Ms. Rand in her heyday, with a printed signature on it (NOT physically signed by her!) .

$200.00