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Marx and Engels on the United States

by MARX, KARL and FREDERICK ENGELS

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Published
1979
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Fine in original lettered paper-covered boards and near fine lettered dust jacket.
Edition
First Thus
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£37.09

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Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1979. First Thus. Hardcover. Fine in original lettered paper-covered boards and near fine lettered dust jacket.. Small octavo. 5.25 x 8.25 in. 391 pp. Occasionally illustrated in black & white with four fold-out facsimile newspaper articles and two portrait frontispieces.
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The Buckminster Fuller Reader

by MELLER, JAMES, Editor

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Published
1970
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Near fine in original black cloth, minor marginalia in pencil and some spotting to the fore-edge and near fine pictorial dust ja
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780224617857
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£66.75

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London: Jonathan Cape, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in original black cloth, minor marginalia in pencil and some spotting to the fore-edge and near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 9 in. 383 pp.
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Die Philosophie des Heraklit von Ephesus im Lichte der Mysterienidee

by PFLEIDERER, EDMUND

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Published
1886
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Rebound in an attractive beige linen cloth, with original title label affixed to spine. Moderate spotting to preliminary pages,
Edition
First Edition
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£129.80

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Berlin: Georg Reimer, 1886. First Edition. Hardcover. Rebound in an attractive beige linen cloth, with original title label affixed to spine. Moderate spotting to preliminary pages, but overall text is clean and bright.. Octavo. 6.125 x 9.25 in. ix, [1 blank], 384 pp. Edmund Pfleiderer's work on the philosophy of Heraclitus. Scarce.
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The Dwellings of the Philosophers; Les Demeures Philosophales. Translated by Brigette Donvez and Lionel Perrin

by FULCANELLI

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Published
1999
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Fine in original black boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing and First Edition in Engl
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£296.68

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Boulder: Archive Press and Communications, 1999. First American Edition, First Printing and First Edition in English. Hardcover. Fine in original black boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6 x 9 inches. 550 + [x] pp. With thirty-nine black & white illustrations by Julien Champagne. Long awaited translation of the mysterious Master Alchemist's book, first publsihed in France… Read more
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The Fall into Time; Translated from the French by Richard Howard. Introduction by Charles Newman

by CIORAN, E.M.

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Published
1970
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Fine in original tan cloth-backed boards embossed with the title on the upper cover and lettered in black on the spine and in a
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing
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£148.34

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Chicago: Quadrangle Books, 1970. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original tan cloth-backed boards embossed with the title on the upper cover and lettered in black on the spine and in a near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.5 x 8.5 in. 183, [1 blank], [2], [6 blank] pp.
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Georgi Ivanovitch Gurdjeff: The Man, The Teaching, His Mission

by PATTERSON, WILLIAM PATRICK and BARBARA ALLEN PATTERSON

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Published
2014
Condition
Small 1/8" chip from head of spine and corresponding chip from dust jacket, otherwise fine in fine pictorial dust jacket. With r
Edition
First Edition
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£111.26

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Fairfax, California: Arete Communications, 2014. First Edition. Hardcover. Small 1/8" chip from head of spine and corresponding chip from dust jacket, otherwise fine in fine pictorial dust jacket. With ribbon marker.. Thick octavo. 6.375 x 9.25 in. 647 + [7] pp. Illustrated with numerous black & white reproductions.
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Knights of Faith and Resignation: Reading Kierkegaard's Fear and Trembling

by MOONEY, EDWARD F.

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Published
1991
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Fine in original boards. As new.
Edition
First Edition
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£66.75

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Albany: State University of New York Press, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original boards. As new.. Octavo. 6.125 x 9.25 in. xv + [iii], 187 pp.
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Leo Strauss, the Straussians, and the American Regime

by DEUTSCH, KENNETH L. and JOHN A. MURLEY

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Published
1999
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Fine. Without dust jacket, as issued.
Edition
First American Edition
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£92.71

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(Lanham, MD): Rowman and Littlefield, 1999. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine. Without dust jacket, as issued.. Octavo. 6.125 x 9.25 in. xv + [i], 451 pp. Photographic frontis. of Strauss.
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Michael Psellus: De Omnifaria Doctrina; Critical Text and Introduction

by WESTERINK, LEENDERT GERRIT, Editor

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Published
1948
Condition
Very good in original printed wrappers.
Edition
First Edition
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£55.63

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Nijmegen: Centrale Drukkerij, 1948. First Edition. Paperback. Very good in original printed wrappers.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.375 in. 111 pp. Text in Greek, with some English.
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Plato on Parts and Wholes; The Metaphysics of Structure

by HARTE, VERITY

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Published
2002
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Fine in original Oxford blue boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition
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£44.50

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original Oxford blue boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.75 in. 311 pp.
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Der Arbeiter: Herrschaft und Gestalt

by JÜNGER, ERNST

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Published
1932
Condition
Near fine in thick blue cloth, titles in silver.
Edition
Book Club Edition
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£333.77

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Hamburg: Hanseatische Verlagsanstalt, 1932. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in thick blue cloth, titles in silver.. Octavo. 5.5 x 8 in. 300 pp. Book Club Edition of 'The Worker: Dominion and Form'. This is Book Club Edition -- more scarce than the First Edition --, inscribed by Junger to W.L. Kristl on title page.
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Valéry Face à Ses Idoles

by CIORAN, E.M.

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Published
1970
Condition
Very good in original French-folded pictorial wrappers, light soiling to covers.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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£445.02

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Paris: L'Herne, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Very good in original French-folded pictorial wrappers, light soiling to covers.. Thin octavo. 5.25 x 8.25 in. 45 pp. Text is in French. Inscribed by Emil Michel Cioran on half title page. Scarce signed.
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