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Image for The Fact of the Matter.  Essays in Honour of Lawrence Resnick on the Occasion of his Sixtieth Birthday.

The Fact of the Matter. Essays in Honour of Lawrence Resnick on the Occasion of his Sixtieth Birthday.

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: (Burnaby, B.C.), Simon Fraser University Department of Philosophy: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005561


105pp. thirteen papers written on various philosophical subjects including: "Logic Astray for Want of Observation", "Anhypothetical Attityudes: A Note on the Analysis of Emotions", "Grice on Natural and Non-Natural Meaning", "Concerning Wittgenstein's Use of the Locution '...can't be making a mistake' ", and "Why No Miracle has Ever Violated a Law of Nature" View more info

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In A Word... Essays in Honour of Steven Davis on the Occasion of his Fiftieth Birthday.

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: (Burnaby, B.C.), Simon Fraser University Department of Philosophy: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005674


iv, 168 pp. Eleven papers written on various subjects. Unmarked. View more info

Image for Vicinae Deviae.  Essays in Honour of Raymond Earl Jennings on the Occasion of his Fiftieth Birthday.

Vicinae Deviae. Essays in Honour of Raymond Earl Jennings on the Occasion of his Fiftieth Birthday.

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: (Burnaby, B.C.), Simon Fraser University Department of Philosophy: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005675


iii, 319 pp. Fifteen papers written on various subjects. Split at pp. 150/1, but holding fine. Unmarked. View more info

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Being and Somethingness. Essays in Honour of John Tietz on the Occasion of his Fiftieth Birthday.

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: (Burnaby, B.C.), Simon Fraser University Department of Philosophy: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005676


213 pp. Fifteen papers written on various subjects. Unmarked. View more info

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Correspondance (1926 1969)

By: Arendt, Hannah; Jaspers, Karl

Price: $97.50

Publisher: Paris, Editions Payot: 1995

Seller ID: Books009189


1043pp. Traduit de l'allemand par Elaine Kaufholz-Messmer View more info

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The Rational and the Real: An Essay in Metaphysics

By: Armour, Leslie

Price: $123.50

Publisher: The Hague, Martinus Nijhoff: 1962

Seller ID: Books010148


vi, 97 pages. Small ownership stamp of philosophy professor top right front free endpaper, and his discrete pencil scoring throughout. Bound in green buckram, with titles (likely from the softcover edition) pasted to spine, and book/author blurb tipped onto front free endpaper. View more info

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Noul Organon [New Organon; Novum Organum] (Romanian)

By: Bacon, Francis. N. Petrescu, M. Florian trans.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Bucharest, Editura Academiei Republicii Populare Romine: 1957

Seller ID: Books005128


236pp. With introduction by Al. Posescu. Romanian language translation of Bacon's Novum Organum. Unmarked interior, secure binding, in good jacket with nicks to extremities. View more info

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An Essay on the Nature and Immutability of Truth, in Opposition to Sophistry and Scepticism. BOUND WITH: The Works Of Dr Benjamin Franklin, Consisting Of Essays, Humorous, Moral, And Literary, With His Life, Written By Himself & A Call to the Unconverted

By: Beattie, James. Benjamin Franklin. Richard Baxter.

Price: $106.25

Publisher: London; Edinburgh; London, J. F. Dove; Thomas Nelson and Peter Brown; J. Smith: 1827

Seller ID: Books010502


xxiv, 268; viii, 324; xii, 174 pages. Three works bound in one volume measuring 5.25 x 3 inches. Contemporary half leather with marbled paper over boards. Engraved frontispiece and engraved title page to first work, published 1827. Separate title page for each work. Franklin published 1831; Baxter not dated. Endpapers dusty; personal library stamp to front pastedown, first free endpaper clipped. Baxter has title page, followed by A2 [ix] The Reason of this Work, likely a... View more info

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A Handbook of Freethought [Hand Book Free Thought]

By: Bell, W. S.

Price: $406.25

Publisher: San Francisco, W. S. Bell: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010948


384 pages. Title continues: "Containing in condensed and systematized form a vast amount of evidence against the superstitious doctrines of Christianity, selected from the writings of the following named distinguished writers and others, Ingersoll ...". Cloth and edges stained, extremities rubbed, spine sunned. Interior overall very good, with occasional penciling and a few small stains. Binder's ticket of Phillips, San Francisco to front pastedown. Binding is so... View more info

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Liberation from Self: A Theory of Personal Autonomy

By: Berofsky, Bernard

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1995

Seller ID: Books007849


ix, 270. Clean and unmarked, in jacket protected by removable archival sleeve. View more info

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Essays on Truth and Reality

By: Bradley, F. H.

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1962

Seller ID: Books010147


xvi, 480 pages. Small ownership stamp of philosophy professor top right front free endpaper, else clean and unmarked in an excellent price clipped jacket. Overseas customers please inquire for an accurate shipping quote. View more info

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Correspondance entre Harald Høffding et Emile Myerson

By: Brandt, Høffding, and des Gautres [eds]

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Einar Munksgaard 1939 Copenhagen:

Seller ID: Books001452


xiv, 202 pp. spine darkened, most pages uncut after p. 25. View more info

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Buddhism in Canada (Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism)

By: Bruce Matthews, ed.

Price: $123.50

Publisher: London and New York, Routledge: 2006

Inscription: inscribed

Seller ID: Books009960


xxii, 170 pages. Warmly inscribed by the editor on first leaf; else as new. View more info

Image for Beyond Humanity? The Ethics of Biomedical Enhancement (Uehiro Series in Practical Ethics)

Beyond Humanity? The Ethics of Biomedical Enhancement (Uehiro Series in Practical Ethics)

By: Buchanan, Allen E.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 2012

Seller ID: Books011002


xii, 286 pages. Some pen up to page 21, thereafter unmarked. Binding is sound. View more info

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Perceiving. A Philosophical Study.

By: Chisholm, Roderick M.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, Cornell Univ Press: 1968

Edition: Fifth printing

Seller ID: Books005067


xi, 203pp. Previous owner's name to ffep. dust jacket spine sunned, light wear to dj overall and a few pages with marginal lines and/or scoring in pencil. View more info

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An Autobiography

By: Collingwood, R. G.

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1964

Seller ID: Books010144


167 pages. Small ownership stamp of philosophy professor top right front free endpaper, else clean and unmarked in an excellent jacket. View more info

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Plato's Cosmology. The Timaeus of Plato

By: Cornford, F. M.

Price: $84.50

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1956

Seller ID: Books010145


xviii, 376, 8 pages. Fourth impression. Front free endpaper wavy from a presentation plate pasted to verso. The recipient went on to be a Professor of philosophy and this volume has his occasional and discrete pencil scoring throughout. Binding is sound; jacket verso has been reinforced along lower spine joint. Binding is sound. Please inquire for an accurate overseas shipping quote. View more info

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Shen Pu-Hai: A Chinese Political Philosopher of the Fourth Century B. C.

By: Creel, Herrlee Glessner

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Chicago, Illinoi, University of Chicago Press: 1974

Seller ID: Books006119


ix, 446 pages. Neat ballpoint scoring and marginalia especially to first quarter of the volume. Reverse side of jacket is badly stained and retains a faint odor of must. The staining is not obtrusive to the jacket panels ordinarily viewed. A good working copy. View more info

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The Elements of Rhetoric

By: De Mille, James

Price: $292.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009174


xvii, [13]-564 pages. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Former owner's signature to front endpaper dated [19]03; an occasional unobtrusive spot of foxing but overall a remarkably well preserved example of the uncommon first issue of the only work this popular author published in his academic field. A second edition was issued posthumously in 1882. Small old bookseller's stamp at foot of title page: C.C. Morton, Halifax, N.S. " De Mille taught at Acadia from 1860... View more info

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Dramatic Personages.

By: de Rougemont, Denis.

Price: $22.75

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1964

Edition: 1st American edition

Seller ID: Books000256


xiii, 170pp. Translated from the French by Richard Howard. View more info