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The Wisdom of Confucius

By: N/A

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Peter Pauper Press: 1963

Seller ID: 051511


Philosophical words from the ancient Chinese teacher which emphasize personal and governmental morality, correctness of social relationships, justice, and sincerity. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. Gift inscription on front endpaper. A little foxing to front endpapers. Decorated with drawings by Paul McPharlin. 61 pages. View more info

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Plato : Moral and Political Ideals

By: Adam, Adela Marion

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055497


Light shelfwear to boards with sunning to covers/spine. Internally clean copy - 159 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Aesop's Fables

By: Allen, Arthur B. (retold by)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Golden Galley Press: 1948

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 027065


Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w which shows wear & tear and some loss. Previous owner's details partially rubbed out on ffep. Part of The Golden Galley Series of Junior Classics - 74 pages. View more info

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The Cambridge Apostles : The Early Years

By: Allen, Peter

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2010

Edition: Paperback Re-Issue

Seller ID: 063096


Explains the reasons for the club's extraordinary powers of survival and traces the stages of its early development. Clean, bright, unread paperback - 266 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Thoughts Worth Thinking in our Everyday Life

By: Allenson, H. R. ( Compiled By )

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, H. R. Allenson:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064121


A handy-sized daybook of encouragement and cheer. Some odd light foxing but generally a good, clean copy with previous owner's name/date (1909) to ffep. Light shelfwear to covers - 144 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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How Can We Believe in God?

By: Anon

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, SPCK: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025761


Clean, bright 47 page stapled booklet. Light rubbing to covers. Study Guide to We Believe in God. View more info

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Introduction a la Philosophie de L'Histoire. Essai sur les limites de l'objectivite Historique

By: Aron, Raymond

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Gallimard: 1981

Seller ID: 060757


Completee par des textes recents. Clean, bright copy with text in FRENCH. Previous owner's details inside cover - 589 pp inc Table des Matieres. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Should We Stop Teaching Art

By: Ashbee, C. R.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054200


Offers a way out of the difficulty that confronts our schools under the conditions imposed on them by Mechanism, and in doing so wants to fix attention upon the challenge implied in the title of this work. Foxing confined to prelims leaving a clean bright copy - 123 pages. View more info

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Hurry Up, America, and Spit (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bailey, Pearl

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Harcourt Bace Jovanovich: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 045234


One of America's foremost and best-loved entertainers pens her prescription that her fans everywhere will understand and appreciate. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w. SIGNED by the author to a second half-title page with the inscription '' First copy 6/5/76 To Burt Because you care - Love Pearl ''. 106 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The Silent Revolution

By: Baker, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Falcon Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042439


Part of the Forum Books Series. A short summary of the author's political philosophy, written when he was in a Prisoner of War Camp. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing wear & tear and some loss - 47 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The Heart of the Heart of the Matter : A Memoir

By: Bakewell, Joan

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, BBC Books: 1996

Edition: TV Tie-in

Seller ID: 028025


Published to accompany the 1996 television series. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 256 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The View from Here : Life at Seventy

By: Bakewell, Joan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Atlantic Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040973


An exhilarating, funny and always thought-provoking take on the human condition that most of us dread and yet count ourselves lucky to achieve : old age. Gift inscription opposite title page. Good, clean copy in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 246 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Paroxysm : Interviews With Philippe Petit

By: Baudrillard, Jean

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Verso: 1998

Seller ID: 053414


Translated by Chris Turner. Offers the reader a new way to approach Baudrillard's ideas through the use of the interview format. Square tight paperback - 120 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Marx and Burke : A Revisionist View

By: Bevan, Ruth A.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: La Salle, IL, USA, Open Court Publishing Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055408


Controversial work which brings together the seemingly disparate ideas of the subjects within a common analytical framework. Light bow to boards else a good clean copy in a slightly tatty d/w showing shelfwear & tear and 'stretching' to flap - 197 pages including selected bibliography. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Choices from My Heart : Cancer, Motherhood, and the Lifestyle Changes That Saved My Life

By: Bohan, Bernadette

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Element Books Ltd: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018965


Unread hardback in an un-clipped d/w. The brave story of the mother who created her own alternative prescription for a recurring cancer based on four simple points. She believes it helped save her life. 290 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info