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Image for Stuyvesant - a Franconia Story

Stuyvesant - a Franconia Story

By: Abbott, Jacob

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Ward & Co:

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 052225

Condition: Good


Leather spine strip and corners show some rubbing as do edges of marbled boards. Tear to margin of title page. Minor foxing. Otherwise a good clean copy of this story set in the town of Franconia in the mountains of North America. 156 pages. View more info

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The Morals of Markets : An Ethical Exploration

By: Acton, H. B.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Longman Group: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055135

ISBN: 0582500281

Condition: Very Good


The distinguished philosopher Professor Harold Acton applies his profound interest in moral philosophy to the system under which goods and services are produced competitively for profit at the risk of the producers and distributors. Clean tight hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light sunning and minor hole marks to spine - 104 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. 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

Condition: Good


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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The Loss of Virtue : Moral Confusion and Social Disorder in Britain and America

By: Anderson, Digby (editor)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: United States, The Social Affairs Unit: 1992

Seller ID: 055020

ISBN: 0907631509

Condition: Good


Slight bow to boards else a good clean hardback in dustwrapper. Analyses the soaring rates of crime, truancy, drug-abuse, illegitimacy, welfare dependency and lack of social cohesion and allegiance in order to find a way to ensure and orderly and cohesive society. 258 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Way of All Flesh

By: Butler, Samuel

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Collins Clear Type Press:

Seller ID: 066478

Condition: Good


Semi-autobiographical novel in which Butler reveals his dislike for Victorian moral hypocrisy, it follows the story of four generations of the Pontifex family and is narrated by Overton, godfather to Ernest, the central character. Square, tight hardback in dustjacket which shows signs of wear/tear with small loss to head of spine. Illustrated endpapers by Eric Gill. Part of the Illustrated Collins Pocket Classics series. B/W frontis of author + various wood engravings. ... View more info

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Daily Life in Ancient Rome

By: Carcopino, Jerome

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2004

Seller ID: 065305

Condition: Near Fine


Divided into two sections:- The Physical and Moral Background of Roman Life and The Day's Routine. Clean, crisp hardback presented in excellent slipcase. Illustrated with colour photographs. Map endpapers. 387 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Everyman and Medieval Miracle Plays

By: Cawley, A.C.. (editor)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Co: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039442

Condition: Good


Apart from Everyman and the excerpt representing the Cornish drama, the plays in this volume are biblical pageants which are ultimately derived from the Latin liturgical plays of the medieval church. Everymans Library NO 381 Nice square tight binding. Red boards with gilt lettering to spine. 266 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Denton Welch : The Making of a Writer

By: De-la-Noy, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Viking: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061475

ISBN: 0670800562

Condition: Good


A narrative of compulsive readability in which are joined a personal life of irrepressible humour, bravery and generosity of spirit and a body of literary work marked by a degree of self-awareness and moral courage that is nothing short of awe-inspiring. Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w with light sunning to spine/cover - 303 pages including index. Laid in are a couple of newspaper cuttings. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Young Duke 'A Moral Tale, Through Gay' & Count Alarcos - a Tragedy

By: Disraeli, Benjamin; Smith, Sheila Mary

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co:

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 059610

Condition: Good


Some wear to cloth at head of spine and a few spots to rear cover else a good clean hardback in brown cloth boards with gilt and black decoration and gilt lettering. All page edges gilt. 451 pages + adverts. No date but Victorian binding. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Les Psychonevroses et Leur Traitement Moral

By: Dubois, Dr.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Paris, France, Masson et Cie, Editeurs: 1909

Seller ID: 012411

Condition: Good


Text in FRENCH. Troisieme Edition. Preface du Dr. Dejerine. 559 pages + adverts. Internally clean. Spine strip a little fragile. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Shark Island

By: Edelman, Maurice

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Book Club: 1967

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 064509

Condition: Very Good


A novel of moral dilemmas in which the British Administrator of a decaying Caribbean island is under pressure from the Government to authorise a development scheme promoted by a syndicate of U.S. gamblers. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 299 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Regulating How We Die : The Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues Surrounding Physician-Assisted Suicide

By: Emanuel, Linda L.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA., Harvard University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040964

ISBN: 0674666542

Condition: Very Good


Essential reading for anyone who has been handed a terminal diagnosis, for people close to those facing such a diagnosis, for professionals, including physicians, nurses, clergy, lawyers, legislators - indeed, for anyone who has considered the moral and political debate over doctor-assisted suicide. Good, clean copy with light signs of shelf life - 325 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. 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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The Moral Imagination

By: Gertrude Himmelfarb

Price: £8.50

Publisher: USA, Souvenir Press: 2007

Seller ID: 060652

ISBN: 0285638009

Condition: Very Good


Explores the minds and lives of some of the most provocative thinkers of modern times including Edmund Burke, Jane Austin, George Eliot, Disraeli and Churchill. Some light tanning to page edges else a clean bright paperback. 259 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Purifying Empire : Obscenity and the Politics of Moral Regulation in Britain, India and Australia

By: Heath, Deana

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 056036

ISBN: 0521194350

Condition: As New


As new, unread hardback. 238 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Frank Buchman's Secret

By: Howard, Peter

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025017

Condition: Very Good


The story of the initiator of Moral Re-Armament and how the truth he discovered in his own life was later passed on to millions. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w which shows slightest wear & tear. 125 pages. View more info

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Shakespeare's Heroines: Characteristics of Women Moral, Poetical and Historical

By: Jameson, Anna

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, G. Bell & Sons: 1913

Seller ID: 062548

Condition: Good


With a preface to the second edition stating this edition shows many corrections, and some additions which the author hopes may be deemed improvements. Previous owners' names to the ffep and faint sunning to page edges else a good, clean copy - 339 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Moral Hazard

By: Jennings Kate

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017010

ISBN: 0007141084

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely, clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. View more info

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Art and Patronage in the Medieval Mediterranean: Merchant Culture in the Region of Amalfi

By: Jill Caskey

Price: £42.50

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press: 2004

Seller ID: 064369

ISBN: 0521811872

Condition: Good


Surveys the port of Amalfi and the surrounding region which produced unusual types of art and patronage throughout medieval times and evaluates its production in terms of moral, economic, and social structures including investment strategies, anxiety about wealth and salvation, and southern Italy's diverse religious communities. Black remainder mark on bottom page edges else a clean, crisp hardback in dustwrapper. 327 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photog... View more info

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Moral Courage : Ethics in Action (SIGNED)

By: Kidder, Rushworth M.

Price: £27.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, William Morrow & Company, Inc.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 053245

ISBN: 0060591544

Condition: Very Good


Puts indispensable concepts and tools into our hands, equipping us to respond to the increasingly complicated moral challenges we face at work, at home, and in our communities, enabling us to make clearer, confident decisions by exploring some litmus-test questions. SIGNED by the author to the half-title with the inscription ''for Eric Duckworth - with great appreciation for your commitment to these ideas, for your help in doing this book, and for a life of moral courage... View more info