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Mind: a Brief Introduction
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Mind: a Brief Introduction

By Searle, John R.

New York: Oxford, 2004. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. Heel of spine is lightly bumped. Otherwise clean and tight. NO markings. "The leading authority on the mind offers a highly engaging introduction to one of the most intriguing areas of philosophy." 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Christian World Mission in Our Day

By Latourette, Kenneth Scott

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1954. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Blue paper boards with gilt spine lettering. Dj shows minor shelfwear and edgewear. Clean and tight. No markings. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


... Beyond the Ranges: The Autobiography

By Latourette, Kenneth Scott

Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans Publishing, 1967. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Inscribed by Latourette's nephew. A program for the Latourette's memorial service and a 1969 Christmas card from Japan's former prime minister Eisaku Sako laid in. Turquoise cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Dj has minor spotting, discoloration, and edgewear. Clipped. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Remains of the Rev. James Marsh, D. D., Late President and Professor of Moral and Intellectual Philosophy, in the University of Vermont with a Memoir of His Life

By Marsh, Rev. James

Boston: Crocker and Brewster, 1843. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Rev. Marsh was appointed president of UVM in October 1826, at age 32. He served until his death in 1842. Brown blind-stamped cloth boards with gilt spine lettering, still bright. About two inches along the top edge of the front board is slightly faded. Previous owner's name (probably original owner) on front free endpaper. Head/heel of spine bumped and slightly worn. Minor foxing throughout. Otherwise clean and tight. A very nice copy. Thick 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.


Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Book of Isaiah, Vol. I, Introduction, and Commentary on I - XXVII

By Gray, George Buchanan

Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1975. Later Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Fold-out map frontis. Clean and tight, no markings. Green cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Sermons, Practical and Descriptive, Preached in the Pulpit of Yale College

By Fitch, Rev. Eleazar T.

New Haven: Judd & White, 1871. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket as Issued. Brown cloth boards with gilt spine lettering. Book plate on front pastedown states that this book was "presented to the Middlebury College Library by Charles Marsh Mead (class of 1856)." Another smaller label on front pastedown. Previous owner's initials on front pastedown and dates he read the book on rear free endpaper. Otherwise clean with tight binding. Head/heel of spine and corners slightly bumped and worn. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Nebraska Methodist Story 1854 - 1954

By Jackman, Dr. Everett E.

Nebraska Conference Methodist Historical Society, 1954. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Authorized centennial history of Nebraska Methodism. Signed and inscribed on front free endpaper. Illustrated with b/w photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Primitive Creed, Examined and Explained in Two Parts

By Hopkins, John Henry

Burlington, Vermont: Edward Smith, 1834. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket as Issued. First part contains 16 discourses on the Apostles' Creed; designed for popular use. Second part contains a dissertation on the testimony of the early councils, and the fathers, from the apostolic age to the end of the 4th century, with observations on certain theological errors of the present day. Original cloth boards with paper spine label. Some foxing throughout. Spine sunned. Paper label darkened but very readable. Clean and tight. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Conscience of an Era.

By Winwar, Frances.

New York: Random House, New York, 1961. First printing., 1961. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. An insightful and intimate biography of the "architect of modern education" and a father of the French Revolution. Some foxing along top edge of boards and dj. Dj as some edge wear. Otherwise clean and tight.


Farm Boy and the Angel

By Carmer, Carl

Garden City: Doubleday, 1970. First Edition (stated). Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+. Mustard colored cloth boards. Heel of spine is slightly bumped. Erasure mark on top front corner of front free endpaper. Dj corners and head/heel of spine are slightly worn and chipped. Head of dj spine is soiled. Otherwi se a very tight, bright and clean copy.


Representative Catholic Essays

By Carver, George and Ellen M. Geyer

New York: Macmillan, 1926. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Dark green cloth boards with darkened gilt spine lettering. Previous owner's name neatly stamped on front free endpaper with year written underneath. Head/heel of spine bumped. Otherwise clean and tight. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


"Billy" Sunday: The Man and His Message

By Ellis, William T.

Universal Book and Bible House, Philadelphia, 1914. "Authorized Edition.". Very good, no dj. Blue cloth boards with photo paper label on front board. Many photographs and illustrations. Bottom corner of pages 21-57 slightly bent. Front hinge starting. Foxing on edges and endpapers. Two minor spots on bottom of front board.


Selections from the Scottish Philosophy of Common Sense

By Johnston, G. A. (edited by)

Chicago: Open Court Publishing, 1915. Not Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. The Open Court Series of Classics of Science and Philosophy, No. 2. Blue cloth boards with gilt letter on front and spine. i-v, 267 pages, including introduction and index. Interior clean and tight but slightly yellowing. Previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown and embossed stamp on title page. Small hole inside rear hinge. Dj has minor edgewear and small nick middle of spine. Edited, with an introduction, by Johnston. Essays by Thomas Reid, Adam Ferguson, James Beattie, and Dugald Stewart. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Queen of Persia: The Story of Esther Who Saved Her People

By Cotton, Ella Earls

New York: Exposition Press, 1960. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Stina Nagel. Orange paper boards with blue lettering. B/w illustrations. The author brings to life not only Esther, but also Vashti, Mordecai Haman and Zeresh, all the characters from the Biblical story. Minor soiling along top edge. Otherwise in near fine condition. Dj has minor edgewear and two "dents" along back hinge of dj. 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall.


This Book Needs No Title: A Budget of Living Paradoxes

By Smullyan, Raymond

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1980. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. Nearly 80 mind-stretching paradoxes, logical labyrinths and intriguing conundrums. Red paper boards. Remainder mark on bottom edge. Unread. Unclipped dj has minor edgewear, shelfwear, and discoloration. Small closed tear at top front corner. In protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Wanderer and the Way: The Hebrew Tradition in the Writings of Martin Buber

By Oliver, Roy

Ithaca, New York: Cornell Univeristy Press, 1968. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Buber's writing deals with three principal subjects: formulation of the I and Thou philosophy, explicaiton of Hasidism, and interpretation of the Hebrew Bible. Mr. Oliver shows that the three interpenetrate all of Buber's work. Red cloth boards. Book is in fine condition except for a previous owner's book plate on front free endpaper. Dj has minor edgewear and rubbing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Is Metaphysics Possible?

By Bowes, Pratima

London: Victor Gollancz, 1965. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. An examination of present-day philosophy, suggesting that the metaphysical standpoint is a legitimate one, and that positivist arguments against it are misconceived. Foreword by H. B. Acton. Dj has 1-inch closed tear at front edge of spine heel. Spine and edges yellowed. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Dialogue with Friends

By Powelson, Jack

Boulder, Colorado: Horizon Society Publications, 1988. Edition not Stated. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket as Issued. Including "Letters from Friends," by Patricia Gilmore, and "My Third Journey," by Jack Powelson. In the summer of 1987, Jack Powelson traveled to seven Quaker gathers, to listen to Friends' thoughts on the major international economic issues of the day. This book is his journal of this journey. White stiff boards have minor darkening, otherwise looks unread. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Jean-Paul Sartre: To Freedom Condemed. A Guide to His Philosophy

By Streller, Justus

New York: Wisdom Library, Division of Philosophical Library, 1960. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Translated and with an introduction by Wade Baskin. Grey cloth boards. Some discoloration along edges. Binding is very tight and clean. Pages are yellowing along edges. Foxing along top edge. Dj has chips, tears, edgewear and rubbings. In protective jacket. "Dr. Stereller has distilled and arranged in orderly, readily accessible fashion the substance of Sartre's study of man's psychological and emotional being, and the meaning of his struggle for freedom." 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


In Loving Remembrance of the Founders of the Parish of Saint James Church in Woodstock Vermont and Of Those By Whose Devotion Their Work Was Continued This Memorial Is Set Forth, 1827 - 1907

Woodstock, Vermont: Elm Tree Press, 1907. Limited. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 49 pages, uncut and printed on one side. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Original half leather over boards, gilt spine lettering. First edition. Number 405 of 500 numbered copies. Head of spine has two small tears. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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