Handsworth Books: Philosophy
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[PARIS, DR JOHN]:
PHILOSOPHY IN SPORT MADE SCIENCE IN EARNEST being an attempt to illustrate the first principles of natural philosophy by the aid of POPULAR TOYS AND SPORTS.
London, Pinted for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown And Green, First Edition,1827. 3 Volumes 8vo [20cm x 12cm]. Vol. (1). xviii, 316pp, woodcuts & figures. Vol. (2). vii, 314pp, woodcuts & figures to text. Vol. (3). vi, 207pp, woodcuts & figures to text. Woodcuts by George Cruikshank. Marbled endpapers. A superb set in 3/4 golden brown levant morocco, marbled boards, top edges gilt, pages untrimmed. "Describes in Volume Three the Thaumatrope, the pioneer instrument to describe and demonstrate the basic principal of moving pictures, that is, the illusion of persistence of vision. Historically, An Important Book In The History Of Moving Pictures".
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Book number: 17840
GBP 450.00 [Appr.: EURO 497.5 US$ 550.35 | JP¥ 58686]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: CT-2019, Cinematography, Dr John Paris,Thaumatrope, Moving Pictures, George Cruickshank,

 
CAUTE, DAVID:
THE FELLOW TRAVELLERS. A Postscript to the Enlightenment.
New York, The Macmillan Company, First Printing 1975 8vo, 433pp, Hardback (Very Good), Dust Jacket (slight soiling, spine faded o/w Good).
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Book number: 15325
GBP 14.95 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 US$ 18.28 | JP¥ 1950]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: David Caute,

 
CHIN, ANNPING:
CONFUCIUS - A Life Of Thought And Politics.
Yale University Press, 2007 8vo, xiv, 268pp, Map. Hardback with Dust Jacket both in Very Good condition.
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Book number: 17194
GBP 12.95 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 US$ 15.84 | JP¥ 1689]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Confucius, 9780300136494

 
CONDREN, CONAL:
Hobbes, the Scriblerians and the History of Philosophy.
London, Pickering & Chatto, 2012 8vo, viii, 224pp. Pictorial Laminated Boards in Used - Like New condition. No Dust Jacket - as issued.
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Book number: 17656
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Hobbes, the Scriblerians, Scriblerus Club, 9781848932234

 
DEUTSCHER, ISAAC:
TROTSKY *** 3 Volumes ***. Vol. (1).The Prophet Armed. Trotsky:1879-1921; Vol, (2). The Prophet Unarmed;Trotsky:1921-1929. Vol. (3). The Prophet Outcast.Trotsky: 1929-1940.
Replica Books, A Division of Baker & Taylor, 1997. [an unabridged republication of the work first published by Oxford University Press, London and New York in 1954, 1959 &1963]. *** 3 Volumes *** 8vo - Vol. (1). x, 540pp. Map. Vol. (2). xii, 490pp; xiii, 543pp. ALL VOLUMES PICTORIAL LAMINATED BOARDS - in Very Good condition. No Dust Jackets - as issued.
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Book number: 17852
GBP 65.00 [Appr.: EURO 72 US$ 79.5 | JP¥ 8477]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Leon Trotsky,

 
GROSSMANN, REINHARDT:
The Existence Of The World. An Introduction To Ontology.
London and New York, Routledge, 1992 [The Problems of Philosophy Their Past and Present]. 8vo, vi, 139pp, Hardback (Very Good +). Dust Jacket (slight fading o/w Very Good. Protected by clear wrappers. A nice copy.
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Book number: 17658
GBP 45.00 [Appr.: EURO 49.75 US$ 55.04 | JP¥ 5869]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Ontology. The Problems of Philosophy Their Past and Present, 9780415073035

 
KOESTLER, ARTHUR:
The Ghost in the Machine
London, Hutchinson, First Published in 2967 8vo, 384pp, Hardback (Good), Dust Jacket (worn & soilled o/w Fair/Good).
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Book number: 16794
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: The Ghost in the Machine, Arthur Koestler,

 
MAHONEY, EDWARD P. [EDITED]:
PHILOSOPHY AND HUMANISM. Renaissance Essays in Honor of Paul Oskar Kristeller.
Leiden, E.J.Brill, 1976 8vo, xv, 493pp, Frontispiece, Red Cloth with gilt cover & spine (Very Good/fine), No Dust Jacket.
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Book number: 15478
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 61 US$ 67.27 | JP¥ 7173]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Philosophy and Humanism, Renaissance Essays in Honor of Paul Oskar Kristeller, Renaissance Essays, Paul Oskar Kristeller, 9004043780

 
MAKARI, GEORGE:
Revolution In Mind. The Creation Of Psychoanalysis.
London, Gerald Duckworth, 2008 8vo, viii, 613pp, Illustrated, Hardback with Dust Jacket both in Very Good condition. - It tells the story of the birth, development and death of psychoanalysis in Europe between 1870 and 1945.
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Book number: 17284
GBP 14.95 [Appr.: EURO 16.75 US$ 18.28 | JP¥ 1950]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Psychoanalysis, Psychology, 9780715637593

 
MELLING, DAVID J.:
Understanding PLATO,
Oxford University Press, 1987 8vo, viii, 178pp, Hardback with Dust Jacket both in Very Good condition.
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Book number: 17714
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Plato, 9780192191298

 
MILLER, JON & INWOOD, BRAD [EDITED].:
Hellenistic and Early Modern Philosophy.
Cambridge University Press, 2003 8vo, xii, 330pp, Hardback with Dust Jacket bith in Used - Like New condition.
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Book number: 17631
GBP 40.00 [Appr.: EURO 44.25 US$ 48.92 | JP¥ 5217]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Hellenistic, Early Modern Philosophy, 9780521823852

 
MILLER, JON:
The Reception of Aristotle's Ethics.
Cambridge University Press, 2012 8vo, x, 310pp, Hardback with Dust Jacket both in Very Good/Fine condition.
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Book number: 15404
GBP 22.95 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 US$ 28.07 | JP¥ 2993]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Aristotle's Ethics, 9780521513883

 
ORGLER, HERTHA:
ALFRED ADLER - The Man And His Work. Triumph over the Inferiority Complex.
London, Sidgwick And Jackson, Third edition (revised and enlarged), 1963 8vo, xiii, 266pp, Illustrated, Annotations & Signatures to front endpaper. Hardback with Dust Jacket both in Good condition.
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Book number: 16139
GBP 12.50 [Appr.: EURO 14 US$ 15.29 | JP¥ 1630]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Alfred Adler,

 
KRISTELLER. PAUL OSKAR:
Eight Philosophers Of The Italian Renaissance.
London, Chatto & Windus, 1965 8vo, ix, 194pp, No annotations or markings. Hardback (Very Good). Dust Jacket (Good). - PETRARCH; VALLA; FICINO; PICO; POMPONAZZI; TELESIO; PATRIZI; BRUNO.
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Book number: 17566
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: PETRARCH; VALLA; FICINO; PICO; POMPONAZZI; TELESIO; PATRIZI; BRUNO, Eight Philosophers Of The Italian Renaissance,

 
RUSSELL, BERTRAND:
Fact & Fiction.
London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd., First Published in 1961 8vo, 282pp, Hardback (Very Good), Dust Jacket (some creasing & fading to spine o/w Good/Very Good).
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Book number: 14635
GBP 12.95 [Appr.: EURO 14.5 US$ 15.84 | JP¥ 1689]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Bertrand Russell,

 
SCHRODTER, WILLY:
Commentaries On The Occult Philosophy Of Agrippa.
Maine, Samuel Wiser, 2000 8vo, xi, 163pp, Internally no annotations in Very good condition, Hardback/Brown Cloth some minor staining, Dust Jacket some wear/creasing/staining o/w Good
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Book number: 15186
GBP 24.95 [Appr.: EURO 27.75 US$ 30.51 | JP¥ 3254]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Commentaries On The Occult Philosophy Of Agrippa, Agrippa, 9780877289449

 
THOMAS, ROSAMUND [EDITED]:
Teaching Ethics. Volume Three: Environmental Ethics.
Cambridge, Centre for Business and Public Sector Ethics / HMSO, 1996 Thick 8vo, xiv, 805pp, Plates, Hardback (Very Good), Dust Jacket (some creasing o/w Very Good). PLEASE NOTE THAT THE BOOK WEIGHS 2.1 KILOS WITH PACKING.
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Book number: 16484
GBP 39.95 [Appr.: EURO 44.25 US$ 48.86 | JP¥ 5210]
Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Teaching Ethics. Volume Three: Environmental Ethics. 0117020591

 
WALEY, ARTHUR:
Three Ways of Thought in Ancient China.
London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd., Sixth Impression 1974 8vo, 275pp, signature to front endpaper, Hardback (Very Good), Dust Jacket (Good+)
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Book number: 17679
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Thought in Ancient China, Arthur Waley, 0041810139

 
WALEY, ARTHUR [INTRODUCTION, COMMENTARIES, FULL APPENDICES AND NOTES]:
THE WAY AND ITS POWER. A Study of the TAO TE CHING and its Place in Chinese Thought.
London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd., Sixth Impression, 1968 Size - Small 8vo, 262pp, Book Plate, Signature to front endpaper. Hardback (Very Good). Dust Jacket (Good).
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Book number: 17676
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: TAO TE CHING, Chinese Thought, 041810147

 
WILHELM, HELLMUT [TRANS. FROM GERMAN BY CARY F. BAYNES]:
CHANGE - Eight Lectures on the I Ching
London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, First Published in 1960 8vo, x, 111pp, 2 Figures [1 folding]. Internally some soiling, Dark Red Cloth (Good). No Dust Jacket.
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Book number: 17678
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Keywords: CHANGE - Eight Lectures on the I Ching

 
WILHELM, RICHARD [TRANSLATED & EXPLAINED] WITH EUROPEAN COMMENTARY BY C.G.JUNG:
THE SECRET OF THE GOLDEN FLOWER. A Chinese Book Of Life.
London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd. Sixth Impression 1945 8vo, ix, 151pp. with Eleven Plates and Four Text Illustrations. Signature to front endpaper, Internally some soiling o/w Good. Hardback with gilt cover & spine in Good condition.
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Book number: 17677
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Keywords: Golden Flower, Chinese Book

 
YU-LAN, FUNG [TRANS. E.R.HUGHES]:
The Spirit Of Chinese Philosophy.
London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd., First Published 1947 8vo, 224pp, Hardback in Good condition. No Dust Jacket.
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Book number: 17680
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Catalogue: Philosophy
Keywords: Chinese Philosophy,

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