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The Cambridge History of Renaissance Philosophy

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4785

ISBN: 0-521-25104-4

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


Cover edges show slighty wear. Former owner's (Prof. Richard Schoeck) signature on ffep and blind stamp on title page. Also, the professor has made corrections to the "manuscript" section (it was his expertise) on a taped in typed sheet as well as 5ish pages with marginalia. Otherwise, the book is in fine condition with only a minor bit of soiling. Jacket is also a little soiled in spots with a bit of wear along edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 968 pages View more info

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The Philosophy of Francis Bacon

By: Anderson, F. H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, University Of Chicago Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5183

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


Corners bumped and spine ends lightly worn. Former owner's info on ffep. Otherwise, clean and tight. Jacket has a large tear with a small amount missing and associated creasing at the top edge of the front cover as well as wear, creasing, and chipping at all corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Aristotle: the Poetics; "Longinus": on the Sublime & Demetrius: on Style ( Loeb Classical Library)

By: Aristotle; Longinus; Demetrius; Fyfe, W. Hamilton & Roberts, W. Rhys (translators)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard University Press/William Heinemann Ltd.: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 5740

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Shelf edge of front cover has 3 small bumps. Covers also show light wear at corners and spine ends. Former owner's info on ffep, otherwise, unmarked and tightly bound. View more info

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Vico and Herder. Two Studies in the History of Ideas

By: Berlin, Isaiah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5014

ISBN: 0670745855

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A 6 word passage is underlined on page 144. Former owner's info printed on ffep. Light wear to page and cover edges. Jacket shows similar light wear at edges with a small amount of creasing at spine head. There is a small note penned to the jacket's back flap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 228 pages View more info

The Book of the Courtier. Translated by Sir Thomas Hoby. Introduction by W. H. D. Rouse.

By: Castiglione, Baldassare

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Everyman's Library: 1959

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 5916

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Covers are dampstained along spine with corosponding staining to the interior only of dust jacket. Light wear otherwise with owner's stamp on title page and a small note in pen on the first page of the introduction. No other writings or markings present. Jacket exterior rubbed at edges and folds with light toning/soiling throughout. ; 324 pages View more info

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Literacy and Development in the West (Pelican Original Book # A1027)

By: Cipolla, Carlo M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Pelican/Penguin Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 5502

Condition: Very Good


Light exterior wear and soiling. Unmarked interior. View more info

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Humanity and Modern Social Thought

By: Cuzzort, R. P. ; King, E. W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hillsdale, IL, Dryden Press/. Holt, Rinehart & Winston, Inc.: 1976

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5651

ISBN: 0030894336

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to covers with a bump and slightly more wear to bottom fore corner of both covers and light creasing to a few pages of the text. Inscribed, signed, and dated August, 1976 by the author on the ffep. Otherwise, clean and looks unread. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Sovereignty: an Inquiry Into the Political Good

By: De Jouvenel, Bertrand; Huntington, J. F. (translator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5009

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light soiling to shelf edge of the block. Even, light toning throughout the text. Jacket soiled and lightly rubbed along edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 319 pages View more info

Darwin's Dangerous Idea: Evolution and the Meanings of Life

By: Dennett, Daniel C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 162

ISBN: 0684802902

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Light shelf wear. Light dust staining to top of block. DJ has light surface rubbing. Binding tight. View more info

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Essays Ancient and Modern Including Five Essays Not Previously Collected

By: Eliot, T. S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1936

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 5805

Condition: Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to cover edges, mostly at corners and spine ends. Former owner's info at front. Underlining and a few notes on about 10-15 pages of the text. Otherwise, clean and tightly bound. Jacket worn at edges with several small tears but little to no loss. View more info

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The Rhetoric of Doubtful Authority: Deconstructive Readings of Self-Questioning Narratives, St. Augustine to Faulkner

By: Flores, Ralph

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ithaca & London, Cornell University Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4835

ISBN: 0801416256

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


Former owner's info penned on ffep and blind stamped on title page. Otherwise clean. Light wear to jacket edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 175 pages View more info

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A Short History of Western Philosophy

By: Hirschberger, Johannes; Moiser, Jeremy (translator)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Westview Press: 1977

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 4956

ISBN: 0891586423

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light rubbing and toning. Jacket rubbed along top edge but otherwise almost crisp. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Social Thoughts of the Middle Ages; 1200-1500

By: Jarrett, Bede

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Newman Book Shop: 1942

Edition: 2nd Printing Stated

Seller ID: 5178

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Pages 65-72 are heavily creased (though now well flattened) along the bottom edge. Former owner's info on ffep. Otherwise, quite clean. Jacket frayed over the top of the spine with creasing along the top edge and light soiling at folds. View more info

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Classical Rhetoric and its Christian and Secular Tradition from Ancient to Modern Times (With Offprint from Kathy Eden: Rhetorical Tradition and Augustinian Hermeneutics)

By: Kennedy, George A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London & Chapel Hill, Croom Helm Ltd & University Of North Carolina Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5581

ISBN: 0709902514

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Light wear to cover corners and spine ends. Former owner's info penned to ffep and blindstamped on title page. Text is otherwise free from marks and shows no wear. Jacket is worn at all edges with rubbing all over resulting in scattered loss of color. Jacket edges creased with a few small tears and 2 price stickers on the front cover. Laid in is a 19 page related antical from the Winter 1990 International Society for the History of Rhetoric. View more info

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Freedom in the World: St. Thomas More. Theological Meditations 3

By: Kung, Hans (editor) , Hastings, Cecily (translator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sheed & Ward: 1965

Seller ID: 5496

Condition: Very Good+


Shows light wear. Light soiling to the front cover along with a few spots of toning on the rear cover, otherwise, as new. View more info

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Selected Imaginary Conversations of Literary Men and Statesmen

By: Landor, Walter Savage

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lincoln, University Of Nebraska Press: 1969

Seller ID: 4844

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Former owner's name printed on the half title page. A short review is printed on the half title verso. Otherwise clean. Jacket has scattered soiling to fields with light wear at edges and a "gouge" tear effecting the word "Selected" in the title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 270 pages View more info

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Age and Achievement (American Philosophical Society Volume 33)

By: Lehman, Harvey C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press For The American Philosophical Society: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5701

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex Library with usual markings. Spine toned with loss of color around title. Cover edges are lightly worn with heavier wear and bumping at corners and some light fraying of the spine ends. Binding sound. Appears unread. ; Ex Library View more info

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Lucretius on the Nature of Things

By: Lucretius; Bailey, Cyril (translator)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Clarendon Press/Oxford: 1910

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 5686

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Covers worn along edges with slight curl to corners and spine ends. External hinges rubbed with a slight loss of color but remain sound as does the rest of the binding. Two former owner's have left their info on the ffep. Both sets of endpages evenly toned. Block edges toned. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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The Essayes of Michael Lord of Montaigne

By: Michel De Montaigne

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge and Sons: 1893

Seller ID: 2870

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Shows light to moderate wear to covers. Binding sound. Light toning to text. ; 3/4 leather binding with marbled paper covered boards, marbled end pages, and marbled block edges appears to be original though no other copies could be found with similar binding. "Michel de Montaigne was one of the most significant philosophers of the French Renaissance, known for popularizing the essay as a literary genre. His work is noted for its merging of casual anecdotes and autobiography with serious intellectual insight." (from Wikipedia) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Dialogue of Comfort Against Tribulation. Midland Book # 80

By: More, St. Thomas. Miles, Leland (Introduction & Notes)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: 1965

Seller ID: 5610

Condition: Very Good-


Soft cover reprint of 16th century text. Paper covers so light wear at edges with creasing/damage to the bottom fore corner of the front cover. Former owner's info at front, otherwise text appears unread. View more info