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The World of the Victorians: An Anthology of Poetry and Prose
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The World of the Victorians: An Anthology of Poetry and Prose

By Johnson, E. D. H. (editor)

New York: Charles Scribners. Paperback. 520pp. With its critical commentary and suggestions for further reading for each writer this is still an excellent over view of the intellectual life of England in the nineteenth century. Small selection of black and white plates. Writers included are Thomas Macaulay, Thomas Carlyle, Alfred Tennyson, Matthew Arnold, John Stuart Mill, John Ruskin, William Morris, John Henry Newman, James Thomson, Thomas Hardy, A. E. Housman, Swinburne, George Meredith, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Robert Browning, Walter Paster, T. H. Huxley, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Arthur Hugh Clough, William Makepeace Thackery, Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, etc. Heavily and unevenly sunned. Binding is still sound. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1964.

$7.22

Teilhard de Chardin: A Biographical Study
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Teilhard de Chardin: A Biographical Study

By Cuénot, Claude

London: Burns & Oats,. Hardback. 492pp. A study of the philosopher, priest, and theologian, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin,  who was involved in the study of Peking man. Translated by Vincent Colimore and edited by René Hague. Black and white frontis. Red cloth is slightly and unevenly faded. Gilt titles to spine. Very good copy. . Hardcover. 1965.

$11.82

Human Energy

By De Chardin, Teilhard

London: Collins,. Hardback. 191pp. Translated by J. M. Cohen. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Slightly bumped to spine ends. Dust wrapper rather tanned to edges and a somewhat rubbed. Very good copy in Good dw. . Hardcover. UK first edition. 1969.

$10.51

Michel Foucault: The Will to Truth
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Michel Foucault: The Will to Truth

By Sheridan, Alan

London: Tavistock,. Paperback. 243pp. A study of The Archaeology of Knowledge and Foucault's concept of ''genealogy of knowledge'' and his views on Friedrich Nietzsche.  Very rubbed and very thumbed. Sunned to spine. Binding is sound. Reading copy only. Reading copy only. . Paperback. 1980.

$3.28

Veil and the Mask: Essays on Culture and Ideology
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Veil and the Mask: Essays on Culture and Ideology

By Merquior, J. G.

London: Routledge Kegan Paul,. Hardback. 161pp. Multidisciplinary approach to cultural and literary theory drawing on sociology, psychology, philosophy and Marxism. Pale yellow boards with gilt titles to spine and some finger marks. Dw is a little tanned and has the remains of an old price label to front. Very good copy in Good+ dw. . Hardcover. 1979.

$7.88

The Eighteenth Century Background: Studies on the Idea of Nature in the  Thought of the Period
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The Eighteenth Century Background: Studies on the Idea of Nature in the Thought of the Period

By Willey, Basil

London: Peregrine,. Paperback. 284pp. Considers the thought and potential influence of Shaftsbury, Mandeville, Hume, Swift and others. Slightly browned to white areas of covers. Slight reading wear. Very good copy. . Paperback. Reprint. 1965.

$3.94

The Laocoon and Other Prose Writings
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The Laocoon and Other Prose Writings

By Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim

London: Walter Scott.. Hardback. 289pp. Includes an essay on Voltaire and William Shakespeare. Translated and edited by W. B. Ronfeldt. No date but written on endpaper 1909. Faded maroon cloth with gilt titles to spine. Good, sound copy. . Hardcover.

$7.88

Twentieth-Century Religious Thought: The Frontiers of Philosophy and  Theology 1900-1960
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Twentieth-Century Religious Thought: The Frontiers of Philosophy and Theology 1900-1960

By Macquarrie, John

London: SCM Press Ltd,. Hardback. 391pp. Library of philosophy and theology. Cloth with black labels and silver titles. Clean but with some slight warping to front board. Dust wrapper is edge worn with small chips and tears. Good+ copy in fair dw. . First edition. 1963.

$7.88

Hobbes

By Peters, Richard

Pelican,. 272pp.  Tanned with some minor dust marks and light foxing to front. Spine is creased. Reading copy only. . Paperback. 1956.

$1.64

Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysic of Ethics
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Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysic of Ethics

By Kant, Immanuel

Harlow: Longmans,. Hardback. 102p. Translated by Thomas Kingsmill Abbott. Some neat pen annotation to text and some pencil marks to front of dust wrapper. Dust wrapper is dust soiled to white areas. Blue boards; gilt titles to spine; both clean, bright and neat. Very good copy in good dust wrapper . Hardback. 1959.

$7.88

Nietzsche

By Mugge, Maximilian A.

London: T. C. & E. C. Jack,. Hardback. 94pp. Green cloth with black titles and decoration. A little rubbed. pages are a little tanned. Very good copy. . Hardcover.

$10.51

Essays and Representative Men

By Emerson, Ralph Waldo

London: Collins.. Hardback. 541pp. 20 essays and 7 lectures by the nineteenth century American poet. Lecture topics include Plato, Goethe, Swedenborg and Shakespeare. Binding a little loose to front. Reading copy only. . Hardcover.

$6.57

Darwin For Beginners

By Miller, Jonathan and Borin Van Loon

Cambridge: Icon Books,. Paperback. 176pp. Idiosyncratic approach to the life and work of Charles Darwin. Illustrated throughout with montage art work and cartoons by Borin Van Loon. Clean and bright with some edge wear. Good+, sound copy. . Paperback. 1992.

$1.31

The Te of Piglet ... in which The Way is revealed by the Bear of Little  Brain
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The Te of Piglet ... in which The Way is revealed by the Bear of Little Brain

By Hoff, Benjamin with illustrations by E. H. Shepard

London: Methuen,. 257pp. Taoism explained with reference to A  A Milne's cosy world of children's characters. Black and white line drawings throughout.  Very slight shelf wear. Very clean and bright. Near fine copy in near fine dust wrapper. . Hard Cover. First edition. 1992.

$7.88

Strange Glory: Awakening Man's Latent Powers

By Goldberg, Gerry (editor)

New York: St Martin's Press,. Paperback. 152pp. Organised extracts from a wide range of sources including H. P. Lovecraft, Tennyson, Wallace Stevens, Ursula le Guin, Aldous Huxley, Jung, John Donne and more. Illustrated throughout. Rubbed to edges. A little dusty. Good, sound copy. . Paperback. 1977.

$9.19

The Painted Kipper : A Study Of The Spurious In The Contemporary Scene
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The Painted Kipper : A Study Of The Spurious In The Contemporary Scene

By Grisewood, Harman

London: C. A. Watts & Co.,. Hardback. 182pp. A study of the nature of culture, and the way in which cultures are essentially a series of autonomous cults. From the New Thinker's library: general editor Raymond Williams. Dust wrapper is edge worn and slightly sunned to spine. Neat pale blue boards with dark blue labels and gilt titles. Gilt device on dark blue medallion to frpnt. Near fine copy in fair dw. . Hardcover. 1970.

$3.94

Truth in History
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Truth in History

By Handlin, Oscar

New Brunswick: Transaction Publishers,. Paperback. 437pp. With a new introduction by the author. A 'blistering professional critique' of political correctness, or partisanship, rather than the search for truth being the main drive for academics and specifically historians, in the last decade. Focused on American history. Very lightly rubbed to edges. Very good+ copy. . Paperback. 1998.

$11.82

Descartes Philosophical Writings
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Descartes Philosophical Writings

By Descartes, René

London: Nelson / Open University,. Paperback. 303pp. Elizabeth Anscombe and Peter Thomas Geach (Translators and Editors). Includes bibliography and chronology. Covers are browned. Internal front hinge is beginning to split but binding is currently sound. Neat pencil annotation. Reading copy only. . Paperback. Reprint. 1972.

$2.63

Mastering Philosophy
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Mastering Philosophy

By Harrison-Barbet, Anthony

Basingstoke: Macmillan,. Paperback. 427pp. Macmillan Master Series. Aimed at A level students or first year undergraduates. Ex-library copy with label to spine and ocassional stamp inside. First prelim is missing. Card covers have been covered in sticky-back plastic. Binding is sound. Reading copy only. . Paperback. 1990.

$2.63

Pensées

By Pascal, (Blaise)

Paris: Nelson,. Hardback. 452pp. TEXT IN FRENCH. Édition Lutétia. With an introduction by Èmile Faguet. Black and white fronits Red cloth with gilt titles to spine is very clean and neat. Previous owner's name to ffep. Dw has a long closed tear to the front and some minor edge wear. Near fine copy in fair dw. . Hardcover. 1955.

$7.88

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