• New listingThe Dialogues of Plato - Jowett 3rd edition COMPLETE set of 5 VOLUMES

    The Dialogues of Plato, the complete 5 volume set, third edition, published in 1892 by Clarendon Press, Oxford. The hardback books are bevel-edged and cloth-bound in red. They are in good condition with some signs of wear and very few pencil markings which, dated 1901, are part of the history.
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  • LIVERPOOL LITERARY AND PHILOSOPHICAL SOCIETY Paper articles addresses 16 vols

    This is a collection (not a complete run) of the Proceedings of the Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool. They also contain the names of members, the board and accounts. Whilst the set remains readable as reference copies, the cloth bindings are in poor condition, with mottling and staining to all.
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  • 1860 - SAMUEL SMILES - SELF HELP - VERY EARLY EDITION, RARE COPY, LEATHER BOUND

    This is a very early edition of “Self Help”, the first edition being published in the previous year (1859) and the second edition published six years later in 1866. In addition, whilst I have located a reference to this edition in the British Library, I have only located two copies elsewhere on the Internet in the public domain, making this a rare copy.
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  • New listingJohn Ruskin - Ethics of the Dust - Lectures to Little Housewives - 1st Ed 1866

    The case of the book is in good to very good condition with s and some soiling on the boards. The leather around the corner tips is scuffed and there is a little loss to the leather at the top of the spine.
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  • Francesco Guicciardini 1890 Counsels & Reflections 1st Edition N.Hill Thomson

    Published by Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & co 1890 First Edition. Counsels and Reflections of. Francesco Guicciardini. Translated from the Italian by Ninian Hill Thomson. A series of 403 philosophical reflections.
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  • Acceptable - Dialogues of Plato (The Apology of Socrates, Crito, Phaedo, Protago

    AUTHOR: Plato; Henry Cary (translator). CONDITION: Acceptable. Good - Usual signs of a well read book but good overall condition. May not be suitable as a present. Like New - Mint, Fine, Good enough to give as a present.
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  • HUBERT HOLDEN ARISTOPHANES COMEDIES GREEK CLASSICS FINE BINDG 1868 RICHARD JEBB

    Holden, Hubertus (Aristophanis). Aristophanis Comoediae Quae Supersunt Cum Perditarum Fragmentis. Deighton Bell, Cambridge 1868. First Edition. Octavo; xxxi,16p,776p. Presentation binding of full calf, the spine with raised bands, gilt in compartments, and red lettering piece.
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  • 1893 Light of the World or Great Consumption Sir Edwin ARNOLD Half Leather

    The Light of the World. Sir Edwin Arnold. The Great Consummation. Fifth edition. Red half leather in an elegant binding. Half Leather Binding. Year of Publication. Later Edition.
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  • 1860*CHARLES DARWIN*THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES*2nd ED*EVOLUTION*FINE LEATHER BINDING*

    The Origin of Species, first published on 24 November 1859, is a work of scientific literature by Charles Darwin which is considered to be the foundation of evolutionary biology. Darwin's book introduced the scientific theory that populations evolve over the course of generations through a process of natural selection.
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  • Wisdom And Destiny - Maurice Maeterlinck - 1898 1st Edition - Antique Hardback

    There are some signs of age, use and wear. This includes some wear to the cover, handwritten name and date on the front cover and on the first page, and some age related page discolouration and creasing.
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  • PHILOSOPHY Kant and His English Critics by JOHN WATSON First IMMANUEL KANT

    Kant and His English Critics. By John Watson. John Watson (1847–1939) was a Canadian philosopher and academic. A Comparison of Critical and Empirical Philosophy. Very good. Light bumping and rubbing.
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  • Petrarch 1898 James Harvey Robinson 1st Edition(Modern Scholar Letter Boccaccio

    The First Modern Scholar and Man of Letters. By James Harvey Robinson. Published by G.P.Putnam's sons Knickerbocker press MDCCCXCVIII 1898 First Edition. A beautiful collectable first edition. A selection from his correspondence with Boccaccio and other friends, Designed to illustrate the beginnings of the Renaissance.
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  • Chief Works of Benedict Spinoza 1898 Volume II De Intellectus Emendatione,Ethica

    The Chief Works of Benedict Spinoza, translated from the Latin, with a Short Introduction. Volume II. By Benedict de Spinoza / R.H.M. Elwes (Trans.). Green cloth binding, slight fading and rubbing to spine, light staining to rear covers, small tear to outside edges of rear cover, endpapers discoloured, name in green pencil to front free endpaper, foxing to page edges and first & last few pages, good solid binding, clean text throughout.
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  • Past and Present by Thomas Carlyle

    Red fabric hardback, black border to both boards & title to front, gilt titles to spine, iv, 268pp. All pages present, odd note/line/underlining to few early pages, tanned edges; epps, first & last, photo's 4-8.
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  • Acceptable - Proverbial Philosophy: A Book of Thoughts and Arguments, Originally

    TITLE: Proverbial Philosophy: A Book of Thoughts and Arguments, Originally Treated. CONDITION: Acceptable. BINDING: Hardcover. Bookplate on front endpaper, with inscription on title page. Occasional smudges to edgeworn pages, in worn boards.
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  • Prolegomena to Ethics.Thomas Hill Green.Edited A.C.Bradley.1899.NOT ex library

    Published by the Oxford University Press in 1899 this book is in very good condition with no writings or markings anywhere except for a small pen inscription and pencil price on the first blank page. Some foxing on front and rear blank page and inner covers only.  Any queries through e-bay please. INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE MY BE LESS THAN QUOTED DEPENDING ON LOCATION.  Paypal only. Thank you. 
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  • Essays of Schopenhauer 1903 Edition, Walter Scott Publishing Co. - Vintage

    APPROX SIZE 17.5 CM LENGTH X 12.5 CM WIDTH X 3 CM DEPTH.
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  • ANTIQUARIAN BENEDICT DE SPINOZA - RHM ELWES - GEORGE ROUTLEDGE AND SONS - 1883

    ANTIQUARIAN BENEDICT DE SPINOZA - TRACTATUS THEOLOGICA - POLITICUS - RHM ELWES - GEORGE ROUTLEDGE AND SONS 1883.
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  • Questions at Issue by Edmund Gosse / 1st editon / Essays / 1893 / rare / vintage

    Published by William Heinemann, London 1893.
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  • MANUAL OF MYTHOLOGY : Greek / Roman / Hindoo & Egyptian Myths / Gods Heros 1881

    MANUAL OF MYTHOLOGY: Greek and Roman, Norse and Old German, Hindoo and Egyptian Mythology by Alexander S. Murray. The books cover is brown cloth boards with gold gilt title writing. The cover has some surface shelf ware and some light rubbing to the corners and board edges, otherwise in good condition.
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  • 1868 Carmen Rusticanum An Essay On Condition Of Peasantry By Aristyllus Hazel

    Carmen Rusticanum: An Essay on the Condition of the Peasantry. Aristyllus Hazel. With a preface dated 1868 to front. Written in verse in three books, with an argument to beginning of each book. be described in the condition report under 'condition'.
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  • 1890 Natural Philosophy, Ganot's translation,Sound, Heat, Light

    Profusely illustrated with plates and in text. Natural Philosophy. The brown cloth covered lined and impressed covered boards have bumped corners and worn spine ends, some rubbing to high spots on edge of spine, small hole to front board.
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  • The Pilgrim's Progress by JOHN BUNYAN 58 ilst J.D. Watson pb George Routledge

    Pilgrim's Progress. JOHN BUNYAN. 58 b/w illustrations by. J.D. Watson. with a front cover design by. George Allen & Unwin Ltd. publisher's original maroon decorative(white/gilt) cloth boards with gilt titles on cover & spine., with cover design (white/gilt) by Jessie M King with motive (white) on rear cover., all hinges/joints OK., end papers a touch soiled from mild offsetting, a few fox spots., a touch shaken., VG.
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  • 1870 Men Women & Books Selection of Sketches Memoirs Prose Writings LEIGH HUNT

    A Selection Of Sketches, Essays. And Critical Memoirs From His Uncollected Prose Writings. Men, Woman And Books;. Leigh HUNT. Year of Publication. London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1870. Publication Date: 1870.
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  • Proverbial Philosophy Martin F Tupper Gilt 1861

    Proverbial Philosophy by Martin F Tupper. 1861 in very good condition.
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  • Antique Book John Ruskin Aratra Pentelici First Edition Cambridge University

    Rare example as this bears the armorial crest of Trinity College, Cambridge University. Fair overall condition, it does require some attention, as the cover is loose, and there is a tear / split in the spine, all photographed and mentioned for 100% accuracy.
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  • New listingc1880 The Elements of Moral Science Francis Wayland Philosophy

    A significant work in the teaching of moral science, from the eminent Dr. Wayland. The Elements of Moral Science. Francis Wayland (March 11, 1796 – September 30, 1865), American Baptist educator and economist.
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  • New listing1872 Aesthetics The Science of Beauty John Bascom

    Aesthetics; or, the Science of Beauty. A fascinating philosophical look at the concept of beauty. John Bascom. often expected given the age of the book, but still a respectable copy. John Bascom (May 1, 1827 – October 2, 1911) was an American professor and writer.
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  • New listing1874 Textbook In Intellectual PHILOSOPHY J T Champlin

    In a cloth binding. Externally, a trifle rubbed. Front hinge slightly strained. Internally, generally firmly bound although slightly strained in places. Some scattered light foxing. Frequent pencil annotations, including notes to the endpapers.
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  • New listing1889 Tests Various Kinds of Truth Applied Logic Lectures James McCosh Merrick

    The Tests of the Various Kinds of Truth Being a Treatise of Applied Logic. James McCosh (April 1, 1811 – November 16, 1894) was a prominent philosopher of the Scottish School of Common Sense. He was president of Princeton University 1868-1888.
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  • New listing1860 Textbook In Intellectual PHILOSOPHY J T Champlin First

    J. T. Champlin. In a cloth binding. Externally, rubbed with some wear to the head and tail of the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Some scattered spots. First Edition. Good - Meaning not very good.
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  • New listing1857 Philosophy of Skepticism and Ultraism by James Walker

    Philosophy of Skepticism and Ultraism. "Wherein the opinions of Rev. Theodore Parker and other writers are shown to be inconsistent with sound reason and the Christian religion". With bookplate of the Fletcher Parsonage Library in Cavendish, Vermont, to front pastedown.
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  • New listing1881 Hegel's Doctrine of Reflection William T Harris Logic Essence

    'Being a paraphrase and a commentary interpolated into the text of the second volume of Hegel's larger logic, treating of "essence"'. An examination of the philosophy of one of the creators of German Idealism.
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  • Bossuet - Discours sur l'histoire universelle troisieme partie empires (1889)

    Second edition of Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet's 1681Discourse on universal history. This is part three -Empires. 'Classic edition with introduction and commentary, historical and literary criticism, by E. Person, Doctor of Letters and associate professor at Lycée Condorcet, Paris.'.
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  • New listing1893 The Imaginative Faculty by Herbert Beerbohm Tree With Portrait

    An edition of The Imaginative Faculty by Herbert Beerbohm Tree. Herbert Beerbohm Tree. With a Portrait from a drawing by the Marchioness of Granby. Tree began performing in the 1870s. By 1887, he was managing the Haymarket Theatre, winning praise for adventurous programming and lavish productions, and starring in many of its productions.
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  • New listing1868 The Progress of Philosophy in Past and Future Samuel Tyler

    The Progress of Philosophy in the Past and the Future. 'Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1868, by Samuel Tyler, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of Maryland'. J. B. Lippincott and Co, Trubner and Co : Philadelphia and London.
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  • JOHN MILTON : AREOPAGITICA Speech LIBERTY of Unlicensed Printing VICTORIAN 1868

    Milton 's powerful, rhetoric prose and the eloquence of his poetry had an immense influence especially on the 18th-century verse. The book is in internally condition for a softback of its age, with a previous owner’s gift inscription (also dated 1868) at the front, wear around the edges of the covers (loss to the ends of the spine) foxing near the covers, and no other ink or pencil markings in the book.
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  • 1877 Alfred Swinbourne Picture Logic or The Grave Made Gay Illustrated Scarce

    Or The Grave Made Gay. In a cloth binding with gilt detail. Externally, sound with handling marks. Light rubbing to the spine and bumping to the extremities and spine. light wear to spine. Hinges strained but sound.
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  • New listing1890 A Theory Of Conduct Philosophy Archibald ALEXANDER First

    A Theory of Conduct. A scarce first edition of this late nineteenth-century philosophical guide to Right, Duty, Character and Morality. Archibald Alexander was formerly Professor of Philosophy at Columbia College.
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  • 1899 INDIAN EPIGRAMS More POETRY Verse

    A Century of Indian Epigrams Chiefly from the sanskrit of Bhartrihari. Charming collection containing 124 insightful Indian epigrams. More was educated at Washington University in St. Louis and Harvard.
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  • Writing Lord FRANCIS BACON 1874 Wisdom of Our Fathers THEOLOGY Ethics PHILOSOPHY

    The book is in good internally neat condition for its age (creased top corner at the back of the book), with wear/bumps and is a little grubby to the original cloth hardback cover (area of loss to the bottom section of the middle of the spine), with a previous owner’s inscription at the front and no other ink or pencil markings in the book.
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  • MARTIN F TUPPER Proverbial Philosophy FULL LEATHER 1863 _ VICTORIAN HB Farquhar

    This sale is for a VICTORIAN FULL LEATHER hardback edition entitled “Proverbial Philosophy ,” byMartin F. Tupper. Martin Farquhar Tupper (1810-1889) was a writer and poet, best known for this work, a series of didactic moralisings composed in a lawyer's chambers in.
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  • 1902 LOGIC by JEVONS ed by HUXLEY ROSCOE & STEWART SYLLOGISM PHILOSOPHY MATHS @

    Ihave here for sale a book entitled LOGIC by William Stantley Jevons, edited by Professors Huxley, Roscoe and Balfour Stewart. Published by Macmillan as part of their Science Primers series, in 1902.
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  • Tupper's Proverbial Philosophy by Martin F. Tupper 1st UK Ed Hatchard 1860

    'Tupper's Proverbial Philosophy', by Martin F. Tupper, D.C.L., F.R.S. &c. of Christchurch, Oxford, and with illustrated by C.W. Cope, R.A., Frederick R. Pickersgill, A.R.A., John Tenniel, Edward H. Corbould, Birket Foster, J. Gilbert, J.C. Horsley, & others.
    £55.00
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  • Alchemy Alchemists CD 29 Old Books Hermetic Philosophy Antique Book Collection

    Alchemy, Alchemists, Hermetic Philosophy Book Collection. The books have been converted to high quality ebooks in PDF format. These books were written by some of the best known writers and specialists and originally published between the mid 19th century and the early 20th century when scientific, academic and public interest was intense.
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  • HENRY SOUTHGATE.MANY THOUGHTS OF MANY MINDS.3RD ED REVISED 1862.GRIFFIN BOHN

    PUBLISHED,THIS 3RD EDITION REVISED 1862,GRIFFIN,BOHN. LIST OF AUTHORS QUOTED. SOME AGING, EDGE WEAR,SCUFF. MORE SO TO SPINE ENDS & OPENING CORNERS. 682 VERY CLEAN,TIGHT & BRIGHT PAGES,LITTLE USE,INC. NO WRITING,INSCRIPTIONS OR NOTES.
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  • The Dialogues of Plato. 4 Volumes. 1871. B.Jowett. 1st Edition. NOT ex-library

    A wonderful collection with analyses and introductions.  Internally these books are in very good condition.  There are a few light pencil under-linings in volume one but aside from that there are no markings or writings.  The outside spines are in poor condition with the outer spine covers on Volume 2 and 4 partially loose, however the inner spines are fine and all pages are tight to the spine. I am told that a good amateur could put this right.   Any queries through e-bay please. International postage may be less than quoted depending on location.  Paypal only.  Thank you.
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  • Natural Law in the Spiritual World Henry Drummond 1884

    This book is in very good condition with 2 exceptions.
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