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Studies In New England Transcendentalism

By: Goddard, Harold Clarke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36710


This is a trade sized paperback book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book covers have noticeable toning, especially the spine, and patches of foxing / tidemarking. There is a previous owner's inked name on the top front book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some generalized toning to the to the endpapers. "Transcendentalism is a philosophical movement that developed in the late 1820s and 1830s in the eastern United States. It arose as... View more info

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Ideas Have Legs

By: Howard, Peter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, England, Frederick Muller Ltd.: 1945

Edition: 2nd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A35704


SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, rubbed spots , and some chipping, including a one inch ong shallow chip to the top edge of the front panel. This copy has been signed by Peter Howard, along with four o... View more info

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Selected Papers On Philosophy

By: James, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London / New York, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1924

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A36324


This is a small format book with dark grey / charcoal cloth covered boards and gilt lettering to the spine. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front pastedown page. This is book #739 of the Everyman Library. "Everyman’s Library was founded on February 15, 1906 with the publication by Joseph Dent (1849-1926) of fifty titles. Dent, a master London bookbinder turned publisher, was a classic Victorian autodida... View more info

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CHOSEN PAGES FROM LU HSUN The Literary Mentor of the Chinese Revolution

By: Lu Hsun

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Cameron Associates, Inc. / Book Craftsment Assoc.: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 26618


The book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book is clean and bright. The text pages are clean, but are noticably toned / darkened due to the acid content of the paper. The endpapers are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean, with some light edge toning to the rear cover. "Lu Hsun has been called by the Chinese the generalissimo of the Chinese cultural revolution. A revolutionary writer he most certainly was, but like ... View more info

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Walter H. Page's Christmas Letter To His Grandson

By: Page, Walter H. (with An Introduction by Burton J. Hendrick)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35547


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is a small bump with tearing to the bottom front corner, along with a small chip to the bottom spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has edge wear, rubbing, saveral smallish edge tears, chips and generalized toning. "Walter Hines Page (August 15, 1855 – December 21, 1918) was an America... View more info

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Philosophy: Who Needs It

By: Rand, Ayn (with an introduction by Leonard Peikoff)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 28822


This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is an ink stamp on the front endpaper from S. F. P. Trust. The dust jacket has several small nicks and small edge tears along with one chip from the front panel as well as some light edge wear and rubbing to the spine and flap joints. 'In these essays, Ayn Rand reveals the hidden philos... View more info

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The Book of Life Mind and Body

By: Sinclair, Upton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Girard, Kansas, Haldeman-Julius Company: 1922

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A34546


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light rubbing and edge wear to the spine ends and corners along with some very beginning fraying to the top spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. The rear inner hinge is cracked and has been professionally repaired. "Sinclair was an outspoken socialist and ran unsuccessfully for Congress from the Socialist Party. He was ... View more info