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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

Condition: Good


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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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

Condition: Good


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Phillosphical Transactions of the Royal Society Volume 363 Number 1826 January 2005

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Royal Society: 2005

Seller ID: 013039

Condition: Very Good


In this issue -Atmosphere-ocean-ecology dynamics in the Western Indian Ocean. Pages 1-307. Prompt dispatch. 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

Condition: Very Good


Completee par des textes recents. Clean, bright copy with text in FRENCH. Previous owner's details inside cover - 589 pp inc Table des Matieres. Prompt dispatch. 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

ISBN: 0151430004

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0875481442

Condition: Good


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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Wordsworth and the Enlightenment Idea of Pleasure

By: Boyson, Rowan

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambrdige University Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055814

ISBN: 1107023300

Condition: As New


Covers a wide range of texts by philosophers, theorists and creative writers from over the centuries in presenting a strong defence of the Enlightenment ideal of pleasure, drawing out its rich political, as well as intellectual and aesthetic, implications. Appears unread. Clean square copy in a d/w - 241 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Friendship and Society : An Introduction to Augustine's Practical Philosophy

By: Burt, Donald X.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Michigan, IL, USA, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052598

ISBN: 0802846823

Condition: Very Good


Offers an overall picture of the ethical and political thought of the greatest of the Western Fathers as this volume lucidly presents Augustine's philosophy of history, ethics, and social philosophy with an emphasis on friendship as the key to his view of the family and the state. Some faint sunning to page edges and previous owner's name opposite title page, though appears unread - 239 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Man is a Microcosm

By: Butler, J. A. V.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, The Scientific Book Club:

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 025015

Condition: Reading Copy


c 1950. A broad survey and interpretation of present knowledge of the nature and basis of life. Good, clean copy with light staining to boards/spine and last couple of page margins have small loss. 152 pages including index. View more info

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The Migration of Constitutional Ideas

By: Choudhry, Sujit ( Edited By )

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambrdige University Press: 2010

Edition: Paperback Re-Issue

Seller ID: 056049

ISBN: 0521173477

Condition: As New


Discusses the topic from a variety of methodological perspectives-comparative law, comparative politics, and cultural studies of law-and contributors draw on case studies from a wide variety of jurisdictions: Australia, Hungary, India, South Africa, the UK, the USA and Canada. Unread paperback - 448 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Determinism Or Free-Will?

By: Cohen, Chapman

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Pioneer Press: 1919

Edition: New Edition Revised and Enlarged

Seller ID: 055100

Condition: Good


With a preface to the New edition. Internally clean copy with all page edges untrimmed - 127 pages. Light shelfwear to boards with sunning to spine. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Danish Yearbook of Philosophy Volume 38 2003

By: Collin, Finn

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Copenhagen,Denmark, Museum Tusculanum Press: 2004

Seller ID: 011985

ISBN: 8772899891

Condition: Very Good


Unread copy which has been stacked poorly resulting in light creasing to front cover. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Only Angels Need Apply (SIGNED COPY)

By: Cooper, Phil

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Not Stated, Not Stated: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028498

Condition: Very Good


Attempts to reflect the needs of young people. SIGNED by the author to title page. Clean, bright paperback - 128 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Teilhard Review : Vol VII Number 1, February 1972

By: Dyson, The Rev. A. O.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The Teilhard Centre: 1972

Edition: Thrice Yearly

Seller ID: 052516

Condition: Very Good


With a variety of contributors on religious faith. Large format 32 page stapled magazine with some faint sunning to page edges. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Riders Towards the Dawn : From Ultimate Suffering to Tempered Hope

By: Friedlander, Albert H.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Constable & Co: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054731

ISBN: 0094711801

Condition: Very Good


Highly original contribution towards a new understanding of Judaism and Jewish thought which will be read by Jews and non-Jews alike and will create, no doubt, controversy and widespread debate. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slight shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 328 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Ex Libris

By: Galsworthy John

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047066

Condition: Good


Selected by himself and his wife, Ada. Light sunning to page margins else a good clean copy in unclipped ( 2/- net ) paper wraps showing light shelfwear & tear - 112 pages. View more info

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Pioneering Moral Education : Victor Cook and His Foundation (SIGNED)

By: Gatherer, W. A.

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Edinburgh University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 053250

ISBN: 0748621180

Condition: Near Fine


Provides new insights into a complex but important subject, and a comprehensive account of the development of moral education and its role in today's world. SIGNED by the author to the ffep in blue ink with the inscription ''To Eric Duckworth with the compliments and fond regards of the author. W.A. Gatherer March 2005.'' Clean bright copy in a d/w - 182 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Erasmus On War

By: Gibb, Dorothea ( Edited By )

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Headley Bros.: 1937

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 052429

Condition: Reading Copy


Selections from his famous essay, The Complaint of Peace (published in Latin in 1517) and from his other writings. Some spotting throughout. 28 page sewn pamphlet. A good reading copy. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Moving Target

By: Golding, William

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1982

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 065728

Condition: Very Good


The award-winning novelist divides a collection of short, or shortish, non-fiction pieces between ''Places'' and ''Ideas''. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w protected by a plastic film - 202 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info