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AVELING, EDWARD
Charles Darwin and Karl Marx : A Comparison
London, The Twentieth Century Press. 1897, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Aveling was the author of numerous books and pamphlets and was a founding member of the Socialist League and the Independent Labour Party. For many years he was the partner of Eleanor Marx, the youngest daughter of Karl Marx. CONDITION Stapled wraps, 16 pages. Clean internally with heavily foxed covers. Covers have separated at spine, stamp of Socialist Action League top front. Fair.
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Book number: 15075
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Catalogue: Philosophy

 
BACON, FRANCIS [ED. BY F. G. SELBY]
The Advancement Of Learning : 2 Volumes
London, United Kingdom, Macmillan. 1892, First Thus. Card Covers, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 2 Volumes with Book II pub 1895. With introduction and extensive notes by F. G. Selby. Hardback, gilt stamp on front board reads 'Specimen Not For Sale' bds spotted with tanned spine brittle and chipping, internally tight and bright (appears unread, not inscribed or foxed). Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 6366
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Keywords: Bacon Francis 1561 1626 Biography

 
SHAW BERNARD
The Impossibilities of Anarchy : Tract No. 45
London, The Fabian Society. 1921, Re-Issue. Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Pamphlet. Stapled wraps, 27 pages bright with light foxing. Very Good.
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Book number: 15073
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BOHN, FRANK, & FATHER THOMAS MCGRADY
The Catholic Church and Socialism
Chicago, USA, Charles H Kerr & Co. 1912, First Edition. (ISBN: 0000000000000) Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Pamphlet Dated from advertising to rear, 31 pages. Covers separted at spine, stained to edge, internally nice and clean copy. Tidy stamp of Socialist Action League inside front. Fair.
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Book number: 15064
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: 0000000000000

 
BUKHARIN, NIKOLAI
The Economic Theory of the Leisure Class
London, Martin Lawrence. 1927, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Russian Bolshevik revolutionary, Soviet politician and prolific author on revolutionary theory. First British edition printed in the US. CONDITION Red bds (clean and unworn) 22 pages. Bright and crisp copy with light dusp spotting to eps. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15051
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Catalogue: Philosophy

 
CAMPBELL, GEORGE DOUGLAS. DUKE OF ARGYLL
The Reign of Law
London, United Kingdom, Daldy, Isbister & Co. 1877, 16th Edition. Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Peoples Edtition. Argyll a supporter of the Church of Scotland, was his best-known attack on the evolutionary theories of Charles Darwin and the powers ever more commonly attributed to natural laws. CONDITION Bright Blue cloth bds with bright Gilt title, and Scottish Eagle emblem to front (fresh with very mild wear, just starting to fray at spine heel) Brown eps, pp xxix 467 with 4 detailsed steel engravings of birds, publishers catalogue to rear (named and dated 1882 to half title, tight with very odd expect fox spot, browning to rear catalogue). Very Good/Not Issued.
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Book number: 9192
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Scottish History Philosophy

 
CARLYLE, THOMAS
Sartor Resartus, Heroes and Hero-Worship, Past and Present
London, United Kingdom, Ward, Lock & Co. 1910, Re-Issue. Cloth, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue cloth bds with gilt title and decoration, three of Carlyle's most famous works in one volume. Boards marked and spine dampstained. pp 203 with illus, ends foxed, interior tight and clean. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 6244
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CARROLL, LEWIS; COHEN, MORTON N; GREEN, ROGER LANCELYN
The Letters of Lewis Carroll : Volume 1: Ca. 1837-1885
London, United Kingdom, Macmillan. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0333089790) Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue cloth with crisp Silver title (clean and unworn with bumped cnr top front) pp xxxviii 614 contains linege chart for the Dodgson family and numerous illus plates. Bright and crisp as new. DJ has light wear to spine ends and tips. OVERWEIGHT. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 14943
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Keywords: 0333089790

 
CEARNACH, CONALL PSUED (O'CONNELL, FREDERICK W)
Old Wine and New
Dublin, Ireland, M H Gill. 1922, First Edition. Cloth with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. "A most good humoured Philosopher, and his comments and criticisms upon what passes under his eyes are not only piquant, but uncommon and convincing." CONDITION Blue bds with Black title (fresh and unworn) 112 pages are bright as new and appear unread (only sl browning to eps, ffep has small book sellers stamp) Original DJ has Red text, spine is age toned with sl rubbed head, else fresh and unworn. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 9508
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Irish Humour Philosophy Catholic

 
CLEATHER, ALICE LEIGHTON
H P Blavatsky a Great Betrayal
Calcutta, India, Thacker, Spink & Co. 1922, First Edition. Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Cleather was one of Blavatsky's inner group. jn this she is protesting that the tHeosophical Society was moving away from Blavasky's core teachings. CONDITION Thin card wraps, 96 pages. Cover and firstoage have loss to bottom front cnr, wear to spine ends. name inside front. clean copy internally. Good/N/A.
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Book number: 14941
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Catalogue: Philosophy

 
COOK, FREDA
Stories of the Vietnamese Resitance
Christchurch, New Zealand, Monthly Review Society. 1963, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Freda Cook, peace activist, social reformer and teacher. In 1960 she was invited to North Vietnam as the first full-time English teacher at the university of Hanoi. The letters she wrote to the New Zealand Monthly Review during the 1960s were a great assistance to the New Zealand anti-war movement. CONDITION Stapled card wraps, 44 pages. Covers slightly marked, internally bright and crisp as new. Near Fine.
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Book number: 15546
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Anti Vietnam War

 
DANIEL, DE LEON
Father Gassoniana, or Jesuit Sociology and Economics at the Bar of Science and History
New York, U.S.A. New York Labor News Co. 1914, First Edition. Soft Cover, 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Originally a series of 19 articles in The People written against the ideas of a popular anti-socialist priest, Thomas Gasson. CONDITION Brown wraps, 68 pages, mostly bright with mild handling signs and stamp inside front of Socialist Action League. Very Good.
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Book number: 15071
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Socialist Communism

 
FEARN, NICHOLAS
Zeno and the Tortoise : How to Think Like a Philosopher
United Kingdom, Atlantic Books. 2006, First Trade. (ISBN: 1903809614) Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. "Explains not just who each philosopher was and what he thought, but exactly how he came to think in the way that he did. Philosophy is presented as a collection of tools - from Ockham's Razor to Hume's Fork - each of which can be brought to bear on a variety of predicaments. Written in short chapters, each readable during the journey to work, "Zeno and the Tortoise" provides a course in intellectual self-defence. It aims to arm the reader with the perfect cognitive weapons to tackle any situation." CONDITION Pp xii 193. Bright and crisp as new apart from crease to bottom front cnr. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 13987
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Philosophy_introductions 1903809614

 
FRASER, ALEXANDER CAMPBELL; KNIGHT, WILLIAM (ED)
Berkeley
London, United Kingdom, William Blackwood. 1881, First Thus. Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Philosophical Classics Series. Presents Berkeley's philosophical ideas plus biographical notes. CONDITION Brown bds with Black decotion and Gilt title (has faintly rubbed spine ends and cnrs) Brown eps, portrait frontis with tissue guard, small tear to bottom of title page, (viii) pp 234 plus catalogue to rear (tight and very clean with only the very odd spot, not inscribed) An excellent copy. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 8440
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FREUD, SIGMUND
Moses and Monotheism
New York, U.S.A. Alfred A Knopf. 1939, First Edition. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition translated from the German by Katherine Jones. CONDITION Blue buckram, pp [3] 218 [6]. Very bright and crisp internally, front first blank has been tidily removed, Cloth unworn with some surface damage to pigment by insect on spine. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15014
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HERVEY, REV JAMES
Theron and Aspasio : Or a Series of Dialogues and Letters, Upon the Most Important and Interesting Subjects. 2 Volumes
Woodbridge, B Smith. 1814, Re-Issue. (ISBN: 00000000000) Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. James Hervey (1714 - 1758) was an English Anglican clergyman and writer. This was originally released in 1755 to great aclaim. Hervey had a lasting impact on art through William Blake, who was an admirer of his. Blake painted Epitome of James Hervey's Meditations among the Tombs, he is also mentioned in Blake's work as one of the holy guards to the 'four-fold gate', and his influence on Blake's poem The Tyger has also been noted. CONDITION Marbled bds with leather spine and cnrs, some rubbing with wear to spine ends, paper to rear bd of Vol 2 has some loss in two places, Marbled to all edges, Vol 1 pp vii 567 with 2 illus plates (mostly bright and crisp, though some toning especially to one section near the rear that contains the illus due to different paper stock, contemporary name inside front, crease to the last two pages) Vol 2, pp 500 with name inside front, nice crisp copy with a little toning. OVERWEIGHT. Very Good/N/A.
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Book number: 14772
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Keywords: 00000000000

 
HITLER, ADOLF; DAUTURE, FRANCOIS & BLOND, GEORGES (TRANS)
Ma Doctine (Mein Kampf)
Paris, Artheme Fayard. 1938, First Edition. Quarto Leather, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Text in French. Authorised under Hitler's direction specifically to keep the French from being alarmed by the original fiery and German original. Abridged, the translators have added some very significant excerpts from various speeches of Hitlers. CONDITION Special Library binding of Red cloth bds with Red leather spine with 4 raised bands and bright gilt title, initialed A L to spine heel, Pencil inscription to title page "Angelo Larzam? Corfu? dated 1939. Pp 344 plus bibliography page. Copy is mostly bright and crisp with some marginalia in pencil. 1/25 exemplaires, texte en Français. Autorisée par la direction de Hitler/ spécifiquement pour empêcher les Français d'être alarmé par le fougueux et allemand original. Version abrégée, les traducteurs ont ajouté quelques très importants extraits différents discours d'Hitler. CONDITION spéciale bibliothèque voilage des bds de tissu rouge avec dos en cuir rouge avec 4 bandes surélevées et lumineux doré titre, paraphé A L à la colonne vertébrale. Near Fine.
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Book number: 15943
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HUDSON, THOMSON JAY
The Divine Pedigree of Man, or the Testimony of Evolution and Psychology to the Fatherhood of God
London, United Kingdom, G P Putnams. 1900, First British. Buckram, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Green bds with bright Gilt title (fresh apart from sl edge speckling and a small splash mark top front cnr, faint shelf wear) Black eps, pp xxviii 339 (tight copy with clean text block, sl expected foxing to end pages and fore edges). Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 9300
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Psychology Evolution Supernatural Ontogeny Phylogeny

 
HUXLEY, ALDOUS
Brave New World Revisited
London, United Kingdom, Chatto & Windus. 1959, 2nd Impression. Hard Cover with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Blue bds with bright Gilt title, fresh not worn with 2 sl bruised cnrs and sl faded spine, pp 163 tight and pristine interior is unread, has tidy gift inscription to pastedown. Original White wrapper is very clean, not worn, is price clipped. An exceptionally good copy. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 8352
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HUXLEY, THOMAS
Lectures and Lay Sermons : Everymans
London, United Kingdom, J M Dent & Co. 1910, First Edition. Cloth, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. With introduction by Oliver Lodge. Dark Beige ribbed cloth with bright Gilt decoration and spine title (fresh and unworn) Everymans Nouveau eps, pp xvii 294 with 65 nice steel engraved illus. Tight unread copy with bright interior. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 9764
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INGERSOLL, ROBERT G
The Ghosts
London, United Kingdom, Watts & Co. 1912, Re-Issue. Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. "American political leader and orator, noted for his broad range of culture and his defense of agnosticism. He was prominent during the Golden Age of Freethought." Stapled wraps with nice engraved portrait to front, pp 32 label remnant to front, name to verso of cover, light edge browning to pages else unworn. Fine/N/A.
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Book number: 12113
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Rationalist

 
JASPERS, KARL
Way to Wisdom : An Introduction to Philosophy
London, United Kingdom, Victor Gollancz. 1951, First Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Ex-Library, First English translated by Ralph Manheim. Written by a German-Swiss psychiatrist and philosopher who had a strong influence on modern theology, psychiatry, and philosophy. CONDITION Blue cloth (wear to spine ends and tips) 208 pages mostly crisp and clean, ex University Library copy with 2 stamps to front and lending slip to rear, lightly foxed to end pages. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 14952
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JEVONS, F B
The Idea of God in Early Religions
United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press. 1910, First Edition. Decorative Cloth with dust jacket, 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. Pink cloth with Black decoration and Titles (fresh and unworn) pp x 170. Very tight and clean (light foxed to ends). Original DJ not scuffed, spine is tanned and brittle, starting to chip. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 11939
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KROPOTKIN, PETER
Fields, Factories, and Workshops or Industry Combined with Agriculture and Brain Work with Manual Work
London, Swan Sonnenschein & Co. 1907, 2nd Edition. Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 5th impression of 2nd edition. Peter Alexeievich Kropotkin (1842-1921) was one of Russia's foremost anarchist social philosophers, famous for promoting forms of anarchist communism. This his most prominent work discusses the decentralization of industries, possibilities of agriculture, and uses of small industries. CONDITION Green cloth bds, pp ix 259. Copy is mostly very bright and crisp with last two pages of index creased, small hole to last page of same, other slight shelf wear and mild abrasion at head of title page due to removal of name. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 15945
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Keywords: Communism

 
KROPOTKINE, PIERRE (PETER KROPOTKIN)
Law and Authority an Anarchists Essay
London, William Reeves. 1900. Soft Cover, 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Peter Alexeievich Kropotkin (1842-1921) was one of Russia's foremost anarchist social philosophers, famous for promoting forms of anarchist communism. Not Dated c1900. CONDITION Pamphlet. Pink stapled wraps, 23 pages (last two bundles uncut and unopened). Rear cover missing, stamp of Socialist Auction League inside front. Good.
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Book number: 15078
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Communist Philosophy Anarchy

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