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cover of Remarks on the Foundations of Mathematics

Remarks on the Foundations of Mathematics

by Wittgenstein, Ludwig

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1956
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Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [4], v-xix, [2], 2-204 pp. Navy cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of 37s 6d. on the front flap of the dust jacket. Illustrated with in-text diagrams, several of them in color. Edited by G. H. von Wright, Rush Rhees, and G. E. M. Anscombe.… Read more
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cover of Creative Evolution

Creative Evolution

by Bergson, Henri

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1911
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First English language edition
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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1911. First English language edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 8vo. [6], v-xv, 407, [3] pp. Blue cloth with gilt rules and lettering on the spine. Lacks the dust jacket. Translated and with an introduction by Arthur Mitchell. Gunter 133; 43. Bergson was an influential figure in early 20th-century philosophy and he and American… Read more
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cover of Moses and Monotheism

Moses and Monotheism

by Freud, Sigmund

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1939
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First American edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1939. First American edition. Hardcover. Very near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [10], 3-218, i-v, [7] pp. Green cloth with black lettering on the front board and spine; black topstain. Price of $3.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Freud's analysis of Judaism and Christianity, and the relations between Jews and Christians. The… Read more
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cover of Forever Undecided; A Puzzle Guide to

Forever Undecided; A Puzzle Guide to

by Smullyan, Raymond

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1987
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [7], vii-xii, [2], 3-257, [1] pp. Quarter white cloth over blue cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of $17.95 on the front flap of the dust jacket. A book of logic puzzles meant to introduce readers to Gödel's two theorems of incompleteness and… Read more
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cover of Elements of Intuitionism

Elements of Intuitionism

by Dummett, Michael

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1977
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1977. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [5], vi-xii, [1], 2-467, [1] pp. Bound in blue cloth with publishers device, twin horizontal rules, and lettering stamped in gold on the spine. Price of £9.00 net on front jacket flap. Omega Bibliography VI, 181. Volume 2 in the Oxford Logic Guides series. Slater 292. Dummett… Read more
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cover of De Rerum Natura [= On the Nature of Things]; Libri Sex

De Rerum Natura [= On the Nature of Things]; Libri Sex

by Titi Lucretii Cari [= Lucretius]

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1563
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Parisiis [= Paris]: In Gulielmi Rouillij et Philippi G. Rouillij Nep, 1563. Later edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. [24], 1-559, [3] pp. Twentieth-century calf (bound in the style of the eighteenth century) with the spine in six compartments, gilt decorations on the spine, a red morocco label lettered in gilt on the spine; all edges stained red. Eighteenth-century… Read more
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cover of Skepticism and Naturalism: Some Varieties; The Woodbridge Lectures 1983

Skepticism and Naturalism: Some Varieties; The Woodbridge Lectures 1983

by Strawson, P.F.

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1985
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1985. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. Slim 8vo. [5], vi-viii, [3], 2-98, [2] pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price sticker of $17.50 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Strawson was an important philosopher of the twentieth century, and made significant contributions to philosophy of language, most notably… Read more
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cover of Stoic Philosophy

Stoic Philosophy

by Rist, J.M.

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1969
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Cambridge: [Cambridge] University Press, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [4], v-x, 1-300, [4] pp. Blue cloth with gold lettering blocked in brown on the spine; blue topstain. Price of $9.50 in U.S.A. / 70s net in U.K. on the front flap of the dust jacket. Here Rist focuses on stoic ethics and the philosophy as… Read more
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cover of Meaning, Quantification, Necessity; Themes in Philosophical Logic

Meaning, Quantification, Necessity; Themes in Philosophical Logic

by Davies, Martin

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1981
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul (1981), 1981. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. [6], vii-xii, [2], 3-282, [2] pp. Red cloth with gold lettering on the spine. With publisher's adverisements on the rear endpaper and pastedown. Part of the International Library of Philosophy series, edited by Ted Honderich. Intended for advanced students interested in pursuing philosophical logic.
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cover of Plato

Plato

by Gosling, J.C.B.

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1973
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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul (1973), 1973. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [4], v-viii, 1-319, [1] pp. Brown cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of £4.95 net on the front flap of the dust jacket. Part of The Arguments of Philosophers series edited by Ted Honderich. A nice volume on one of the most… Read more
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cover of Letters to Russell, Keynes, and Moore

Letters to Russell, Keynes, and Moore

by Wittgenstein, Ludwig

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1974
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Oxford: Basil Blackwell [1974], 1974. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Slim 8vo. [6], 1-190 pp. Brown cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Edited with an introduction by G.H. Von Wright assisted by B.F. McGuiness. Illustrated with several facsimiles of Wittgenstein's letters. A collection of correspondences between some of the most influential figures in twentieth-century economics, philosophy,… Read more
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cover of The Bounds of Sense; An Essay on Kant's Critique of Pure Reason

The Bounds of Sense; An Essay on Kant's Critique of Pure Reason

by Strawson, P.F.

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1966
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London: Methuen & Co. LTD (1966), 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. [6], 7-296 pp. Orange cloth with gold lettering blocked in black on the spine. Price of 35s. net on the front flap of the dust jacket. Strawson was an important philosopher of the twentieth century, and made significant contributions to philosophy of language, most… Read more
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cover of The Physical World of Late Antiquity

The Physical World of Late Antiquity

by Sambursky, S.

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1962
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London: Routledge and Kegan Paul (1962), 1962. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo. [4], v-xii, [1], 1-189, [3] pp. Navy cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of 21s. net on the front flap of the dust jacket. Samburksy's study of cosmology as it was in Hellenistic Greece, with explanations of cosmology in Neo-Platonism. A bookplate… Read more
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cover of On the Plurality of Worlds

On the Plurality of Worlds

by Lewis David

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1986
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[Oxford]: Basil Blackwell (1986), 1986. First paperback edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo. [4], v-ix, [1], 1-276 pp. Blue-green softcovers printed in white. Lewis' defense of modal realism, the theory that our reality is one of several that actually exist. A small crease to the spine, a contemporary name on the half-title.
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cover of A Selection of Passages from Plato for English Readers

A Selection of Passages from Plato for English Readers

by Plato; B. Jowett, [Tr.]

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1895
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Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1895. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good+. 8vo. [5], vi-xxxvii, [4], 2-242, [2]; 245, [1], [3]-20 (pages of publisher's advertisements) pp. Blue cloth with a gold device on each front board, gold lettering on the spines; top edges gilt. Translated from the Greek by Benjamin Jowett. Edited with introductions by M.J. Knight. Jowett was… Read more
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cover of The Ethics of Aristotle

The Ethics of Aristotle

by Aristotle; D.P. Chase, [Tr.]

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n.d.
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London: Walter Scott, LTD, n.d.. Later edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Small 8vo. [5], vi-xxvi, [3], 2-333, [1], [18] (pages of publisher's advertisements) pp. Green cloth with gold lettering on the front board and spine, gold decorations on the front board; top edge gilt. With an introductory essay by George Henry Lewes. Translated by D.P. Chase. A bookplate from… Read more
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cover of The Constitution of Liberty

The Constitution of Liberty

by Hayek, F.A.

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1960
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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press (1960), 1960. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. [6], vii-x, 1-569, [1] pp. Brown cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of $7.50 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Includes an index. An analysis of the ethical foundations of a free society in which liberty is a central… Read more
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cover of Remarks on the Philosophy of Psychology

Remarks on the Philosophy of Psychology

by Wittgenstein, Ludwig

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1980
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[Chicago]: The University of Chicago Press [1980], 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2 vol. 8vo. [7], 2-218, [2]; [7], 2-143, [3] pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on the spines. Edited by G.E.M. Anscombe and G.H. Von Wright. Translated by G.E.M. Anscombe. Text in German and English. Wittgenstein worked extensively on the philosophy of psychology between… Read more
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cover of The Philosophy of G.E. Moore

The Philosophy of G.E. Moore

by Moore, G.E.

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Published
1942
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Evanston: Northwestern University, 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. Large 8vo. [4], vii-xv, [3], 3-717, [3] pp. Navy cloth with gold lettering on the front board and spine. Price of $4.00 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Illustrated with a frontispiece and with a double-sided plate. Edited by Paul Arthur Schilpp. Part of the Library of… Read more
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cover of The Rejection of Consequentialism

The Rejection of Consequentialism

by Scheffler, Samuel

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1982
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1982. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/very near Fine. 8vo. [6], vii-viii, [3], 2-133, [1] pp. Navy cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Blue endpapers and pastedowns. Scheffler is a well-known moral philosopher. This book evolved out of his dissertation, and involves a careful examination of the rejection of consequentialist moral theories. Scheffler notably develops a… Read more
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