Sign In | Register


Next >

The Tantric Way: Art - Science - Ritual

By Mookerjee, Ajit, and Madhu Khanna

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. New York Graphics Society, 1977. FIRST USA. 7 1/2 x 10. Hardcover, red cloth with gilt, previous owner inscribed on ffep, very good; dj, illustrated, very good. " . . . a practical guide to the creative mystery of this religious and mystical system to achieve awareness." Inscription to Dad.


The Wisdom of Confucius

By Confucius

NY: Peter Pauper Press Book, 1963. 4 1/2" x 7 1/2. Hardcover, decorated boards, very good; dj, price-clipped, rubbed at spine ends and top edge.


The Rise of Scientific Philosophy

By Reichenbach, Hans

University of California Press, 1951. Hardcover with dj, previous owner's info on front pastedown, otherwise very good. Newspaper review included. Reichenbach was a professor of philosophy at UC; this book is written for the lunscientific and describes philosophy as a study of problems, not as a collection of systems


Paul Ricoeur

By Clark, S. H

Routledge, London, 1990. Trade paperback, very good. "Ricoeur's writings range from an initial concern with existentialism through structuralism, psychoanalysis and hermeneutics, to his now classic studies of metaphor and narrative" (from the back wrapper).


The Heart of Man, Its Genius for Good and Evil

By Fromm, Erich

Harper & Row, NY, 1964. Hardcover, with dj. Very good. Companion volume to Fromm's famous book, The Art of Loving. Discusses the problems of good and evil with appropriate (and familiar) examples.


Epicurus My Master

By Radin, Max

The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1949. Hardcover, pages browning, waterspots, very good, nonetheless. A life story told in the first person by the imagined personage of Atticus, who lived in the first century B.C. The author is a classics scholar.


A Tear is an Intellectual Thing: The Meaning of Emotion

By Neu, Jerome

NY: Oxford Univ. Press, 2000. PB. 6 x 9 1/4. Softcover, illus. on front, slightly bumped on back lower corner otherwise as new. "Using the resources of philosophy, psychoanalysis, and other disciplines, [the author] addresses . . . questions about what sustains and threatens our identity. . .


Krishnamurti: 100 Years

By Blau, Evelyne

Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1995. 7 1/4 x 11 1/4. Decorated end papers, as new. F/F.


Phenomenology and Existence: Toward a Philosophy within Nature

By Farber, Marvin

NY: Harper Torchbooks, 1967. PB - FIRST. 5 3/8 x 8. Softcover, shelfworn, block edges somewhat stained and soiled, prev. owner's name on ffep, cover flare, otherwise very good. "The treatment of existence cuts deeply into philosophical controversy, and marks a dividing point for entire schools of thought.


Dancing at the Edge of the World: Thoughts on Words, Women, Places

By Le Guin, Ursula K

New York: Grove, 1989. First Edition. 6 1/5 x 9 1/5 in. Hardcover. Quarter round brown linen spine with gold stamping; peach-colored paper-wrapped boards. Some staining from spine on inside jacket; jacket whole; bottom of first few pages slightly warped, as if exposed to moisture at some time. Both very good. A collection of essays, talks, and reviews.



By Watts, Alan

Celestial Arts, 1974. 2d ptg. 5 1/4 x 8 1/2. Book I in the Illustrated Series The Essence of Alan Watts; trade PB, shelf-worn, scuffed, sticker affixed to inside back cover, interior as new. OP.


The Transcendence of the Ego: An Existentialist Theory of Consciousness

By Sartre, Jean-Paul

NY: The Noonday Press. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1957. PB. 5 3/8 x 8. Softcover, previous owner's name and note inside front cover, copious underlining and marginalia, shelfworn but solid, reading copy.


The Embodied Mind

By Vesey, G.N.A

London: George Allen and Unwin, 1965. FIRST. 5 1/2 x 8 1/4. Hardcover, burgundy with gilt, slight bump on one edge, prev. owner's name on ffep, otherwise very good; dj, small chips and closed tears, somewhat soiled. "A philosophical investigation of the unity of mind and body expeienced in voluntary movement and bodily sensation.


Lying: Moral Choice in Public and Private Life

By Bok, Sissela

NY: Pantheon Books, 1978. Later ptg. 5 1/4 x 8 3/8. Black cloth with silver imprinting, bookstore sticker on front pastedown, block ends lightly soiled, underlining, marginalia; no dj. A serious study of types of lying.


Time and Free Will: An Essay on the Immediate Data of Consciousness

By Bergson, Henri

London: George Alleyn & Unwin, 1913. third. 6 x 9. Hardcover, cloth, corners lightly frayed, pages browning, book is in very good condition. A volume in the Library of Philosophy, edited by J. H. Muirhead, LL.D. Originally published in French in 1889.


Personal Identity

By Perry, John, ed

University of California Press, 1975. PB. Trade paperback, shelf worn, page-turning soil. The book is divided into five parts, in addition to the introduction: Versions of the Memory Theory; Criticisms of the Memory Theory; Abandonment of Personal Identity; Personal Identity and Survival; and The Unity of Consciousness.


Bushido: The Soul of Japan

By Nitobe, Inazo

Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle Co, 1992. Later ptg. 4 1/4 x 7 1/8. Softcover, laminated cardstock with cover art, tiny stain on bottom corner of several last pages, otherwise as new. "A 'must' for an understanding of the soul of Japan." -- Focus on Asian Studies.


Questions of Heaven

By Ehrlich, Gretel

Beacon Press, 1997. FIRST. 5 3/4 x 8 1/2. green cloth, stamped device, map end papers, slight bump on spine end, not price-clipped. F.


The Eternal Way: The Inner Meaning of The Bhagavad Gita

By Davis, Roy Eugene

Lakemont, GA: CSA Press, 1996. FIRST. 6 1/8 x 9 1/4. Hardcover, as new; dj, as new. "A new, comprehensive commentary in the light of Kriya Yoga by a direct disciple of Paramahansa Yogananda.


Transcendental Meditation: Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and the Science of Creative Intelligence

By Forem, Jack

Dutton, 1974. PB. Trade paperback. "The most comprehensive, readable and informative book onm the technique that is having an amazing impact throughout the world . . ." No kidding. Wrapper corners furred, all else in very good condition.


Next >