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Le Philosophe et la Theologie [The Philosopher and Theology] [With Inscription and Letter]
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Le Philosophe et la Theologie [The Philosopher and Theology] [With Inscription and Letter]

by Gilson, Etienne

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Used - Octavo. Three-quarter leather and marbled boards with raised bands and gilt titling to spine; top-edge gilt; original paper wrap
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First edition
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1960
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Paris: Librairie Arthème Fayard, 1960. First edition. Octavo. Three-quarter leather and marbled boards with raised bands and gilt titling to spine; top-edge gilt; original paper wrappers preserved within this custom binding. Minor rubbing and scratching to leather; wear to leather at hinges, but hinges are sturdy. Pages bright. Neat pencil inscription by Étienne Gilson to Gabriel G. Forest. Accompanied by… Read more about this item
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The Eric Voegelin Collection
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The Eric Voegelin Collection

by Voegelin, Eric

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Rare books, articles, and correspondence, 1928-1989. English and German language works. Voegelin, Erich: Ueber die form des amerikanischen geistes: Tübingen, Germany: Verlag von J. C. B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1928. First edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor creasing and edgewear to wraps; former library sticker to spine and two-inch sticker scar to front wrap; library stamp to title page with penciled… Read more about this item
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Thus Spake Zarathustra: A Book for All and None
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Thus Spake Zarathustra: A Book for All and None

by Nietzsche, Friedrich

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Octavo. Original first issue blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine and eight pages of advertisements. Light toning t
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First edition, first issue
Published
1896
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London: Henry & Co, 1896. First edition, first issue. Octavo. Original first issue blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine and eight pages of advertisements. Light toning to spine, extremities slightly rubbed; prior owner blindstamp, ink signature, and bookplate of John Farquhar McLay, bookplate of H.G. Plimmer to front pastedown. A rare and excellent example of this true… Read more about this item
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The Dawn of Day [Daybreak]
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The Dawn of Day [Daybreak]

by Nietzsche, Friedrich

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Used - Octavo. Publisher's original navy cloth, blind-stamped and gilt. Minor scuffing and spotting to boards; some bubbling to rear bo
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First US edition
Published
1903
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1903. First US edition. Octavo. Publisher's original navy cloth, blind-stamped and gilt. Minor scuffing and spotting to boards; some bubbling to rear board cloth; faint toning to leaves, else near-fine.. Rare and uncommonly bright first U.S. edition of Friedrich Nietzsche's (1844-1900) classic polemical work The Dawn of Day (also translated as Daybreak), first… Read more about this item
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Modern Moral Philosophy
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Modern Moral Philosophy" in Philosophy: The Journal of the Royal Institute of Philosophy, Vol. 33 (XXXIII), No. 124 (January 1958)

by Anscombe, G. E. M. [Elizabeth Anscombe]

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Used - Octavo. Volume XXXIII (33)-1958, bound in original boards. Minor scuffing and spotting to page block; pencil bookseller notation
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First bound edition
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1958
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London: Macmillan & Co., Limited, 1958. First bound edition. Octavo. Volume XXXIII (33)-1958, bound in original boards. Minor scuffing and spotting to page block; pencil bookseller notations to front pastedown endpaper, else a near-fine bound edition of Volume 33 (1958) of Philosophy: The Journal of the Royal Institute of Philosophy, complete with advertisements.. Uncommon bound first edition of… Read more about this item
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Le Mystère de l'être - Volume I: Réflexion et Mystère and Volume II: Foi et Réalité [The Mystery of Being - Volume I: Reflection and Mystery and Volume II: Faith and Reality] [With Inscription]
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Le Mystère de l'être - Volume I: Réflexion et Mystère and Volume II: Foi et Réalité [The Mystery of Being - Volume I: Reflection and Mystery and Volume II: Faith and Reality] [With Inscription]

by Marcel, Gabriel

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Used - Two volumes. Small octavo. Original wrappers. Minor edgewear to wrappers and spotting to front wrapper of Vol. II; one-inch clos
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First edition
Published
1951
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Paris: Aubier, 1951. First edition. Two volumes. Small octavo. Original wrappers. Minor edgewear to wrappers and spotting to front wrapper of Vol. II; one-inch closed tear to top of first two leaves of Vol. II; minor spotting to page block of Vol. II; both volumes bright and largely uncut. Inscribed by Gabriel Marcel on title page to Vol. I.… Read more about this item
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The Genteel Tradition in American Philosophy: The Annual Public Address Before the Union, August 25, 1911
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The Genteel Tradition in American Philosophy: The Annual Public Address Before the Union, August 25, 1911

by Santayana, George

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Used - Pamphlet. Stapled wraps, 5.75 x 8.75 inches, 26 pp. Faint spotting to wrappers; crease to front wrapper with several half-inch c
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Offprint
Published
1911
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£97.60

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Berkeley, California: The University Press: Philosophical Union of the University of California offprint from the University of California Chronicle, Volume XIII, No. 4, 1911. Offprint. Pamphlet. Stapled wraps, 5.75 x 8.75 inches, 26 pp. Faint spotting to wrappers; crease to front wrapper with several half-inch closed tears to head of wrappers and title page; some separation of wrappers along… Read more about this item
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The Jacques Maritain and Maurice de Gandillac Collection
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The Jacques Maritain and Maurice de Gandillac Collection

by Maritain, Jacques [Raїssa Maritain and Maurice de Gandillac]

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Five rare books and associated ephemera (all published in French) from the private library of Maurice de Gandillac, 1930-1966. Maritain, Jacques: Éléments de Philosophie (I): Introduction Générale a la Philosophie, Paris: Pierre Téqui, Libraire-Éditeur, 1930. Reprint of the original 1920 edition. Original wrappers. Minor smudging and toning to wrappers and slight creasing to corners and faint staining to spine;… Read more about this item
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The Pragmatic Method [Personal Copy of William James's Wife, Alice Howe Gibbens] [Reprinted from the Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods, Vol. I, No. 25: December 8, 1904]
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The Pragmatic Method [Personal Copy of William James's Wife, Alice Howe Gibbens] [Reprinted from the Journal of Philosophy, Psychology and Scientific Methods, Vol. I, No. 25: December 8, 1904]

by James, William [Alice Howe Gibbens]

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Used - Octavo. Wrappers. 15 pp. Light toning to wrapper edges, although leaves remain bright; wrappers beginning to separate from stapl
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Reprint
Published
1904
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£2,147.20

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N.P.: The Science Press, 1904. Reprint. Octavo. Wrappers. 15 pp. Light toning to wrapper edges, although leaves remain bright; wrappers beginning to separate from staples at bottom spine; minor marginalia to final page; faint creasing across middle. Rare offprint of James's classic essay bearing the front wrapper instruction: "Please return to Mrs. W. James / 95 Irving St. /… Read more about this item
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From MacDonald to Gaitskell (A Socialist Labour League Pamphlet)
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From MacDonald to Gaitskell (A Socialist Labour League Pamphlet)

by MacIntyre, Alasdair

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Used - Pamphlet. Stapled wraps, 7 x 5 inches, 8 pp. Toning to wrappers and pages with
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1960
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London: Socialist Labour League, 1960. Pamphlet. Stapled wraps, 7 x 5 inches, 8 pp. Toning to wrappers and pages with "Labor Book Shop" stamp to front wrapper; faint crease marks to upper-right leaves; one-inch chip to top of rear wrapper (along spine); one-inch closed tear to rear wrapper; wrappers pulling from staples. A delicate and rare pamphlet written by… Read more about this item
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Against the Self-Images of the Age: Essays on Ideology and Philosophy [With Laid-in Inscription]
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Against the Self-Images of the Age: Essays on Ideology and Philosophy [With Laid-in Inscription]

by MacIntyre, Alasdair [Henry D. Aiken]

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Used - Octavo. Original green cloth and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Laid-in is an inscribed notecard by Alasdair MacIntyre to fell
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First US edition
Published
1971
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£546.56

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New York: Schocken Books, Inc, 1971. First US edition. Octavo. Original green cloth and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Laid-in is an inscribed notecard by Alasdair MacIntyre to fellow Brandeis professor, Henry D. Aiken: "Henry / With love and regard / from Alasdair," with the Brandeis University name and emblem affixed to card. Fine in fine dust jacket.. A… Read more about this item
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We the Living
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We the Living

by Rand, Ayn

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Used - Octavo. Original blue cloth decorated in black with gilt lettering and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Creasing to board edges
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First Random House edition
Published
1959
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New York: Random House, 1959. First Random House edition. Octavo. Original blue cloth decorated in black with gilt lettering and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Creasing to board edges with some rubbing to cloth; minor edgewear and scuffing to dust jacket. Near-fine.. Bright first Random House edition of Ayn Rand's (1905-1982) debut novel about life in post-revolutionary Russia. First… Read more about this item
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Thoughts After Lambeth [Criterion Miscellany No. 30]
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Thoughts After Lambeth [Criterion Miscellany No. 30]

by Eliot, T. S.

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Used - Octavo. Scarcer issue in original grey cloth with gilt title on front board. Slight sunning to spine and board edges, and small
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First edition (one of only 300 printed)
Published
1931
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£117.12

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London: Faber & Faber Ltd, 1931. First edition (one of only 300 printed). Octavo. Scarcer issue in original grey cloth with gilt title on front board. Slight sunning to spine and board edges, and small marks to front board; moderate wear to boards, with faint spotting along front board edge; toning to paste-downs and free endpapers; as usual, lacks… Read more about this item
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The Spirit of Laws [With an
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The Spirit of Laws [With an "Account of the Author's Life and Writings" extracted from "Eloge de M. de Montesquieu" by M. de Maupertuis]

by Montesquieu, Charles Louis de Secondat, Baron de

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Two volumes bound as one. Contemporary calf. Re-backed, new endpapers, hole in upper margin of title and adjacent leaves, tear o
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First US edition
Published
1802
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Worcester: Printed by Isaiah Thomas, Jun. sold by him and by Mathew Carey, Philadelphia; also by the various Booksellers throughout the United States, 1802. First US edition. Two volumes bound as one. Contemporary calf. Re-backed, new endpapers, hole in upper margin of title and adjacent leaves, tear on final leaf affecting a few letters, browning and offsetting to pages.… Read more about this item
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The Revolt of the Masses
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The Revolt of the Masses

by Ortega y Gasset, José

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Used - Octavo. Original cloth with dust jacket (not price-clipped). Rare dust jacket in fair condition, internally and externally mende
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First American edition, review copy; 1932 book review article fr
Published
1932
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc, 1932. First American edition, review copy; 1932 book review article from "The Modern Quarterly" enclosed. Octavo. Original cloth with dust jacket (not price-clipped). Rare dust jacket in fair condition, internally and externally mended with tape, chipping (including one-inch chip to bottom spine), with splitting to spine and some staining. Publication date… Read more about this item
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Reflections on the Revolution in France, and on the Proceedings in Certain Societies in London Relative to that Event. In a Letter Intended to Have Been Sent to a Gentleman in Paris. By the Right Honourable Edmund Burke
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Reflections on the Revolution in France, and on the Proceedings in Certain Societies in London Relative to that Event. In a Letter Intended to Have Been Sent to a Gentleman in Paris. By the Right Honourable Edmund Burke

by Burke, Edmund

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Used - Octavo. Period-style half calf and marbled boards, red morocco spine label. Offsetting to endpapers from leather tips, title pag
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First edition
Published
1790
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£5,856.00

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London: Printed for J. Dodsley, in Pall-Mall, 1790. First edition. Octavo. Period-style half calf and marbled boards, red morocco spine label. Offsetting to endpapers from leather tips, title page browned and spotting to certain leaves. Todd identifies three editions with a 1790 title page, comprising ten impressions. Todd's setting a of [A]2 with the ornamental flower on p. [iv]… Read more about this item
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Ideas Have Consequences

Ideas Have Consequences

by Weaver, Richard

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Used - Octavo. Original boards and dust jacket (not price-clipped). One-inch closed tear to foot of front jacket and small sticker stai
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First edition
Published
1948
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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1948. First edition. Octavo. Original boards and dust jacket (not price-clipped). One-inch closed tear to foot of front jacket and small sticker stain to head of rear jacket panel, minor edgewear and toning to the dust jacket, else a fine first edition in a very good-plus dust jacket.. Exceptional first edition of… Read more about this item
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Il problema dell'ateismo [The Problem of Atheism]

Il problema dell'ateismo [The Problem of Atheism]

by Del Noce, Augusto

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Used - Octavo. Original paper wrappers and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Minor edgewear and toning to wrappers and dust jacket, else
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First edition (in Italian)
Published
1964
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Bologna: Il Mulino, 1964. First edition (in Italian). Octavo. Original paper wrappers and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Minor edgewear and toning to wrappers and dust jacket, else fine.. First edition of Augusto Del Noce's (1910-1989) first book, Il problema dell'ateismo, published by Il Mulino in 1964. Del Noce was among Italy's preeminent post-war political and philosophical thinkers whose… Read more about this item
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The Spirit of Laws [With an
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The Spirit of Laws [With an "Account of the Author's Life and Writings" extracted from "Eloge de M. de Montesquieu" by M. de Maupertuis]

by Montesquieu, Charles Louis de Secondat, Baron de

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Used - Two volumes. Modern calf-backed marbled boards. Some browning of text, generally light. Contemporary signature of
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First US edition
Published
1802
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Worcester: Printed by Isaiah Thomas, Jun. sold by him and by Mathew Carey, Philadelphia; also by the various Booksellers throughout the United States, 1802. First US edition. Two volumes. Modern calf-backed marbled boards. Some browning of text, generally light. Contemporary signature of "Jos. Allen" on titles. Enclosed in an open-end cloth case.. The first American edition of Montesquieu's… Read more about this item
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Insight: A Study of Human Understanding [Signed]
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Insight: A Study of Human Understanding [Signed]

by Lonergan, Bernard

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Used - Octavo. Original cloth boards and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Foxing and toning to endpapers and pastedowns; foxing, spotti
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Revised edition
Published
1958
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£4,294.40

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London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1958. Revised edition. Octavo. Original cloth boards and dust jacket (not price-clipped). Foxing and toning to endpapers and pastedowns; foxing, spotting, and rubbing to dust jacket with edgewear, particularly at jacket folds and along head and foot; sunning to spine; small ink inscription to front pastedown; general wear to dust jacket. Signed by Bernard… Read more about this item
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