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Unpopular Essays
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Unpopular Essays

By Russell, Bertrand

George Allen & Unwin, 1950 George Allen & Unwin, 1950. Pages yellowed and foxed at edges. Pages on inside cover yellowed and slightly discoloured. Tops of pages slightly dusty, and some inside pages have small brown age stains. Otherwise in good condition - spine unbroken and uncreased, gold title and author lettering on spine still intact, pages all clean and tightly bound. Collection of essays on philosophy and politics, written between 1935 and 1950. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$12.92

Bacon's Works: Essays or Counsels Civil and Moral, with Other Writings of Francis Bacon
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Bacon's Works: Essays or Counsels Civil and Moral, with Other Writings of Francis Bacon

By Bacon, Francis

George Newnes Ltd George Newnes Ltd, no publication date given. Reading copy. Title and publishers motif embossed in gold on front cover and spine. Previous owner's inscription written in pen on inside of first page. Front and back cover both very faded and scuffed - and top right hand corner very dog-eared and torn. Top corner of all pages also torn. Front cover half detached from rest of book. Spine faded and scuffed - and top and bottom tips of spine torn - but gold lettering still intact. Pages inside slightly yellowed, but clean and tightly bound and all intact. Front cover half detached from rest of book. Essays on history and philosophy. Includes fold-out table of 'The General Distribution of Human Knowledge'.. Hard Cover. Poor/No Jacket.

$15.79

Speculations After Freud: Psychoanalysis, Philosophy and Culture
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Speculations After Freud: Psychoanalysis, Philosophy and Culture

By Shamdasani, Sonu; Munchow, Michael (Eds.)

London: Routledge, 1994 Routledge, 1994. 227 pages. Book in very good condition. Undamaged and spine uncreased. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$12.92

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Mind

By Cockburn, David

Palgrave Macmillan, 2001 157 pages. Dustcover has some light marking and scuffing. Book is in excellent condition. Previous owner has written note in pencil on first page, and then rubbed it out - slight mark remains. Pages all otherwise clean, neat and tightly bound. Spine of book undamaged, silver title and author lettering intact. Introduces and discusses a range of central issues in the philosophy of the mind.. Hard Cover. Fine/Good.

$23.69

Freedom, Fame, Lying and Betrayal: Essays on Everyday Life

By Kolakowski, Leszek

London: Penguin Books, 1999 Penguin Books, 1999. 143 pages. Book is in excellent condition. No damage, no creasing to spine or cover, pages clean and tight. A number of essays on topics such as ' boredom', 'luxury', 'collective responsibility' etc. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$20.81

The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte
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The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte

By Marx, Karl

Chicago: Charles H. Kerr and Co., 1913 Charles H. Kerr and Co., 1913. 160 pages. Previous owner's inscription on first page. Spine a little scuffed and crinkled at top and bottom but otherwise undamaged. Pages yellowed and some foxing, but all clean and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. Ex Libris: Eliza Adelaide Knight, suffragette, imprisoned and force-fed. In court: "I absolutely refuse to barter my liberty of action for anyone." From prison: "I'm determined to fight on until the goal of women's political freedom is reached. I sing The Red Flag every night and every morning." She was a communist along with her husband, Donald Adolphus Brown, merchant seaman from British Guyana and son of freed slaves.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

Social Theory: a Historical Introduction
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Social Theory: a Historical Introduction

By Callinicos, Alex

Polity Press , 2000 Polity Press, 2000. 339 pages. Book is in excellent condition. No damage, creasing or wear and tear. A useful study book for students reading politics, sociology and social and political thought. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$17.94

What Are We to Do With Our Lives?

By Wells, H.G

Watts and Co., 1935 Watts and Co. 1935. 150 pages. Thinker's Library series. Previous owner's inscriptions on first page. Previous bookseller's small label on inside of front cover. Pages yellowed with age, and some foxing and dusty marks to page edges. Spine and cover quite scuffed and dog-eared. Front cover creased. Pages all clean and tightly bound. Collection of writings on social philosphy. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$7.11

Xenophon IV: Memorabilia & Oeconomicus

By Xenophon

Harvard University Press (LOEB), 1989 673 pages. Loeb Classical Library; No. 168. With an English translation by O.J. Todd. Previous bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Dustjacket is worn and a little creased at edges, and along spine. Spine of book is bumped and creased at bottom, and front of book cover has some marking. Pages clean, neat and tightly bound. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$28.64

The Republic of Plato

By Plato, Translated By Kerr, Professor Alexander

Chicago: Charles H. Kerr and Co., 1918 599 pages. Cover is stained and worn - particularly at edges and corners. Pages are yellowed and have some foxing. Pages clean and tightly bound. Page edges a little bumped and are stained at edges. Spine is worn at edges. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. Plato's classic writing on justice, the just city-state and the just man.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$20.81

History After Lacan
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History After Lacan

By Brennan, Teresa

London: Routledge, 1993 Routledge, 1993. 239 pages. Book in good, clean condition. Undamaged and no creasing to spine. . Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$16.51

Kant

By Korner, S.

Pelican, 1970 Pelican (Penguin), 1970. 230 pages. Pages yellowed but clean and binding intact. Slight scuffing to spine but only very small crease. . Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket.

$6.82

Marxism and the Theory of Praxis

By Hoffman, John

The Camelot Press, 1975 239 pages. Dustjacket is very worn - scuffed and marked and faded and bumped and worn at corners and edges. Spine of dustjacket is very faded. Dustjacket has a large tear to the top left hand corner. Ex-library copy - library labels have been stuck in inside of front cover, and then torn out, leaving marks behind. Library classification sticker has been glued onto the bottom of the book's spine. Book cover is a little scuffed and worn at edges and corners. Pages are marked in places, and a little yellowed. Previous owner has made some notes in light pencil on the top corner of the last page. Edges of pages are stained and quite yellowed. Pages neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Ex-Library.

$14.36

Sartor Resartus. Heroes and Hero-Worship. Past and Present

By Carlyle, Thomas

Ward, Lock and Co. No publication year given. 203 pages. Edited by G.T. Bettany, M.A. Part of the 'Minerva Library of Famous Books' series. Book cover is very worn - scuffed and a little bent and stained. Corners and edges of book cover are worn and bumped. Spine is worn, and bumped and top and bottom, but uncreased. Pages are yellowed with age, and have staining and some foxing to edges. Pages tightly bound. Inside of front cover has pulled away a little from the book binding, revealing the thread underneath - but is still firmly attached. Inside of book cover is yellowed.Condition consistent with age of book. A collection of three of Carlyle's most famous writings. . Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$19.38

Walter Benjamin and Theodor W. Adorno: The Complete Correspondence, 1928-1940
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Walter Benjamin and Theodor W. Adorno: The Complete Correspondence, 1928-1940

By Lonitz, Henrui (Editor)

Polity Press, 1999 383 pages. Book cover has some light scuffing and scratching, but mainly only visible when held to light. Corners of book are slightly bumped. Spine is a little scratched and is bumped at edges, but otherwise undamaged. Pages are very slightly yellowed at edges, but clean, neat and tightly bound. A record of the letters sent between Walter Benjamin and Theodor Adorno. . Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket.

$20.10

The Museum of Lost Wonder
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The Museum of Lost Wonder

By Hoke, Jeff

Weiser Books, 2006 Weiser Books, 2006. Brand new book - still in original shrink wrap. In excellent condition - pages, cover and edges all clean and binding intact. No creasing to spine. A book full of puzzles, conundrums and pop-out models to make, that deal with some of the oldest philosophical questions of mankind. Really beautiful and quite unique! Please note - as this is a fairly large and heavy book, postage may be extra - please contact us if you would like more information.. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Hoke, Jeff. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.53

I am a Strange Loop
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I am a Strange Loop

By Hofstadter, Douglas

Basic Books , 2008 Basic Books, 2008. 412 pages. Book in good, clean condition. No damage or creasing to spine. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.

$14.36

The Young Hegel: Studies in the Relations Between Dialectics and Economics
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The Young Hegel: Studies in the Relations Between Dialectics and Economics

By Lukacs, Georg

Merlin Press, 1975 Merlin Press, 1975. 576 pages. Bookseller's price sticker on back cover. Previous owner's inscription on first page. Small tear to bottom of spine - but spine otherwise unbroken. Page edges yellowed with some foxing to tops. Dusty marks on edges of some of pages. Cover a little scuffed - and back cover has two large creases - but otherwise undamaged. Back cover has been bound wrongly, so text is slightly wonky but still all visible - printers / binding error. A study of Hegel's early works - and an examination of his rupture in the tradition of German idealism, which made possible the further development to Marx.. Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.

$18.66

The Outline of Man's Knowledge
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The Outline of Man's Knowledge

By Wood, Clement

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1930 Grosset & Dunlap, 1930. 654 pages. Some discolouration and foxing to edges and pages. Outer edge untrimmed. Spine faded but binding intact. History, science, literature and art. . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket.

$7.46

Centuries

By Traherne, Thomas

Clarendon Press, 1960 228 pages. A reissue of Dobell's text of Traherne's 'Centuries of Meditations'. Dustcover is very worn - chipped and bumped and very creased. Dustcover is faded and stained, and is ragged and torn at edges - and very yellow and stained inside. Book cover is scuffed and faded at edges. Rather unusually, the title and author design from the dustcover has somehow imprinted itself in negative onto the book cover! (possibly due to book being left in direct sunlight). Spine is bumped and worn and a little marked. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Pages are yellowed - particualrly at edges - but clean, neat and tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book. A series of short passages on Christian life and philosophy.. Hard Cover. Good/Poor.

$35.89

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