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Antonio Gramsci, the Man, His Ideas

by Davidson, Alastair

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Published
1968
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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Australian Left Review Publications, 1968. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. The substance of the text of Antonio Gramsci: the man, his ideas first appeared as a series in the journal Australian left review during 1967 and 1968 under the title Gramsci's Marxism." Bibliography: p. 91-94. as can be seen in the attached photograph there… Read more
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Marriage and Morals

by Russell, Bertrand

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Published
1965
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Unwin Books, London, 1965. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. introduction by author. A look at marriage and morals, first published in 1929, as to whether conventional morality has held sway over the new, as espoused by author. Some light spotting of the page edges, internally clean, no underlining, no annotations. Size: 12mo (standard… Read more
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between man and man [translated and introduced by Robert Gregor Smith]

by Buber, Martin

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Published
1973
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Very Good Condition
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reprint
ISBN
9780006432203
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AU$10.01

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Fontana / Collins, London, 1973. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, age darkening of the edges of the pages, no annotations or other damage to describe. "The volume concludes with my inaugural course of lectures as Professor of social philosophy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (1938). This course shows, in the unfolding of… Read more
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A bag of roosters

by Leunig, Michael

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Published
1994
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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9780207148309
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Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1994. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Michael Leunig. Nice clean copy, very slightly over opened at title page. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Michael Leunig. Quantity Available: 1. Category: humour; comic; Australia; Philosophy. ISBN: 0207148309. ISBN/EAN: 9780207148309. Inventory No:… Read more
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The Penguin Leunig

by Leunig, Michael

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Published
1974
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780140040197
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Penguin Books Australia, Ringwood, Victoria, 1974. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Michael Leunig. 128 pages, with an introduction by Barry Humphries. the book is second-hand, and has been read, but has no major damage. previous owner's name at the top of the title page. Tiny tear at the top right… Read more
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The Voice of the Master

by Gibran, Kahlil

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Published
1960
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Heinemann, London, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. 95 pp, printed dustwrapper. The top edge of the book is dusty, there's rubbing to the dustwrapper, primarily around the spine. Translated from the Arabic by Anthony R. Ferris. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to… Read more
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against Charity

by Raventós, Daniel & Wark, Julie

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Published
2018
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781849353045
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AU$11.02

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counter-punch, California, 2018. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. second-hand copy with no annotations and no damage. Charity, at least in its institutional form, has all but left behind it's very early meanings of "disposition to do good", and "good feelings, goodwill and kindness" to take on its present form of a relationship between giver and… Read more
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freedom and community: a study of social values

by Haines, Nicolas

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Published
1966
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Macmillan & Co, London, 1966 . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. second-hand copy, moisture marking of the top half of the spine, no other damage, no annotations. This is a book for beginners. The book is intended for beginners and sets out to avoid both the jargon and arrangement of problems in… Read more
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The Confessions of Jean-Jacques Rousseau [ L33 ]

by Rousseau, Jean-Jacques

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Published
1954
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
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Penguin Books, Melbourne . London . Baltimore, 1954. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. introduction by J.M. Cohen (who is also the work's translator). Illustrated front cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as the underlying cover, with black titles to the front panel and backstrip. … Read more
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Nor Shall My Sword; Discourses on Pluralism, Compassion and Social Hope

by Leavis, F. R

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780701118501
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Chatto & Windus, London, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. index. Pale green coloured boards with built titles to the backstrip. Plain text dustwrapper with red and black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A series of lectures given by the author in relation to human creativity, cultural continuity, language and criticism. Rubbing… Read more
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Faust, Part I

by Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von

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Published
1951
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Very Good Condition
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Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1951. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. A very good copy showing no signs of damage either to the pages or the binding, although the page edges are darkened with age. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: philosophy; Inventory No: 0285093. .… Read more
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Camus (Fontana Modern Masters)

by O'Brien, Conor Cruisw

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Published
1970
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Fontana/Collins, London, 1970. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. in this book the author reinterprets Camus as a writer, who, more than any other, represents the Western consciousness, and conscience, in its relation to the non-Western world. Part of the Fontana Modern Masters Series. Light browning to the textblock edges and of the internal pages. l. Size:… Read more
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Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter

by de Beauvoir, Simone

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Published
1975
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780140020304
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Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1975. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. index. Illustrated paperback binding with black coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the back strip. The first part of the autobiography of one of France's greatest 20th-century philosophers -- Simone de Beauvior. Recounting her very safe, middle… Read more
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Protagoras and Meno

by Plato [ W. K. C. Guthrie -- Translator )

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Published
1956
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Good Condition
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Penguin, Middlesex, 1956. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. introduction by translator. Illustrated card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Two of Plato's dialogues highlighting his method of argument and philosophy. Heavy browning of the panels and backstrip. previous owners name on the first page. No other annotations. Size: 12mo (standard… Read more
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What is This Thing Called Science? An Assessment of the Nature and Status of Science and Its Methods: Second Edition

by Chalmers, A. F

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Published
1990
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Good Condition
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Reprint
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9780702218316
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University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, Queensland, 1990. Reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. Preface to the first edition, preface to the second edition, introduction by author, bibliography and index of names. Illustrated paperback binding with ochre and black coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. The second edition of a book first published in… Read more
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The News: A User's Manual

by de Botton, Alain

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Published
2006
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780241146477
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Hamish Hamilton, London, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photography. the news occupies the same dominant position in modern society as religion once did, but we really consider its impact upon us. The author takes 25 archetypal news stories – from an aircraft crash to a murder – and submits them to unusually… Read more
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The Architecture of Happiness

by de Botton, Alain

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Published
2006
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780241142486
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Hamish Hamilton, London, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photography. Signed by Author. Illustrated endpapers. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Blue coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper (wraparound) with blue and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "In the Architecture of… Read more
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The Consolations of Philosophy

by de Botton, Alain

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Published
2000
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780679779179
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Penguin Books, London, 2000. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Illustrated. Index. The text is illustrated with either black-and-white photography or reproductions of historical illustrations. Colour photographic paperback binding (wraparound) with white and yellow coloured titles front panel and back strip. In this book the author " ... has set six of the finest minds… Read more
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How Proust can change your life

by de Botton, Alain

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Published
1997
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Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780679779155
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Vintage, New York, 1997. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Clean and apart from previous owner's name at top of the first page, free of annotation. Illustrated with some line drawings, and black-and-white photographs. The author dissects what Proust had to say about friendship, reading, looking carefully, paying attention, taking your time, being alive and adds his… Read more
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The Art of Travel

by de Botton, Alain

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Published
2002
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780375725340
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Vintage, New York, 2002. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photography. acknowledgements and picture acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and illustrations. Colour photographic paperback binding with white and orange coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. In this book the author ''... takes us on a journey through the satisfactions… Read more
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