Philosophy and Religion

  1. Adamson, Gregory Dale.: Philosophy in the Age of Science and Capital. London: Continuum, 2002. 1st. edn. (6)169pp. Cartd covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5989) £5.00
  1. Bebek, Borna.: The Third City: philosophy at war with positivism. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1982. 1st. edn. xiii, 307pp. D/w slightly scratched on back panel otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5076) £6.00
  1. Berdyaev, Nicolas: Dream and Reality: an essay in autobiography London: Geoffrey Bles, 1950 1st. UK edn. xvi, 332 pp. Portrait frontis. D/w chipped and rubbed on edges with some minor loss to spine head. A very good copy. (Stock ref 2200) £8.50
  1. Berkeley, George.: Philosophical Writings. London: Thomas Nelson, 1952. New edn. xxvi,278pp. Selected and edited by T. E. Jessop. Ownership signature and date to ffep. D/w a little rubbed on edges with a couple of tiny nicks at spine head otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5806) £10.00
  1. Blavatsky, H. P.: Isis Unveiled: a master-key to the musteries of ancient and modern science and theology. Pasadena: Theosophical University Press, 1998. New edn. Two vols., xlv, 528pp, iv, 722pp plus appendices Bibliographical Index, Theories About Reincarnation and Spirits and My Books 53pp. Diagrams, one fold-out. Card covers very slightly creased on spine otherwise a fine set. (Stock ref 4064) £30.00
  1. Bloch, Ernst.: The Principle of Hope, vol.1. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1996. Reprint. xxxiv,448pp plus pp13 glossary and pp31 index. Translated by Neville Plaice, Stephen Plaice and Paul Knight. Some underlining to introductory pp. Pictorial card covers a trifle dust marked and with a crease to spine otherwise a very good copy.. (Stock ref 5985) £20.00
  1. Cahn, Steven M. (ed.).: Exploring Philosophy: an introductory anthology. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. 1st. edn. xii,433pp. Includes pieces by Plato, Bertrand Russell, David Hume et al. D/w a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5590) £15.00
  1. Clarke, Desmond M.: Descartes’ Philosophy of Science. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1982. 1st. edn. xiv, 249pp. Bears the stamp of Langdale Hall Library on ffep and title page otherwise a very clean, sound copy in a slightly creased d/w. (Stock ref 5683) £25.00
  1. Cottrell, Alan P.: Goethe’s View of Evil: and the search for a new image of Man in our time. Edinburgh: Floris Books, 1982. 1st. edn. 337pp. D/w dust marked and with a tear in the top of the front fold-in otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5981) £30.00
  1. Desmond, William.: Being and the Between. Albany: The State of New York University Press, 1995. 1st. edn. xviii,557pp. Card covers a little faded and creased on spine and very slightly rubbed on edges. A very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5984) £20.00
  1. Desmond, William.: Perplexity and Ultimacy: metaphysical thoughts from the middle. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1995. 1st. edn. xiv,263pp. Many passages underlined in ink in chapter one otherwise a clean sound copy in slightly scratched and rubbed card covers. (Stock ref 5988) £10.00
  1. Desmond, William.: Philosophy and its Others: ways of being and mind. Albany: State of New York University Press, 1990. 1st. edn. xiii,396pp. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on bottom corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5983) £15.00
  1. Flowers, F. A. & Ground, Ian (eds.).: Portraits of Wittgenstein. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2016. New edn. Two vols. xxii, 471pp: xiv, 472-1138pp. B/w photos., maps. Includes contributions from Micheal Nedo, Brian F. McGuinness, Karl Menger et al. Some staining to foreedge and first few pp of vol. two. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) very slightly bumped on bottom corners of vol. one otherwise a clean, sound set. (Stock ref 5692) £150.00
  1. Fogelin, Robert J.: Philosophical Interpretations. New York: Oxford University Press, 1992. 1st. edn. (10)255pp. D/w just showing some dust marking and very slight rubbing on corners. A very good copy. (Stock ref 5818) £15.00
  1. Fox, Samuel (ed.): King Alfred’s Anglo-Saxon Version of Boethius De Consolatione Philosophae: with a literal English translation, notes and glossary. London: George Bell and Sons, 1895. Reprint. xix,398pp plus 40pp publisher’s catalogue. A volume in the Bohn’s Antiquarian Library. Paper hinge between half-title and title split but binding firm. Stamp of the Ritchie Library, University of St. Andrews on title page but no others. Many pages uncut. Corners and edges showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5811) £35.00
  1. Friedman, George: The Political Philosophy of the Frankfurt School Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1981 1st. edn. 312 pp. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges with a tiny tear in top edge of back panel otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 2332) £30.00
  1. Gallonio, The Rev. Father Antonio: Tortures and Torments of the Christian Martyrs Paris: The Fortune Press, nd (1930) No. 1149 of an edn. of 1200 copies. xvi, 243 pp. 46 b/w plates. Translated and adapted by A. R. Allinson fron Fr. Gallonio’s “De SS. Martyrum Cruciatibus”. Teg. Occasional foxing throughout. Black Buckram with gilt lettering to spine very slightly rubbed on edges and faded on spine. Overall, a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 1855) £50.00
  1. Gorres, Ida Friederike: The Hidden Face: a study of St. Therese of Lisieux London: Burns & Oates, 1959 1st. UK edn. 428 pp. Portrait frontis. D/w somewhat chipped and rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 2549) £7.50
  1. Guirdham, Arthur: The Great Heresy: the history and beliefs of the Cathars St. Helier: Neville Spearman, 1977 1st. edn. 183 pp. Binding has a slight lean and d/w is a trifle creased and rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 2770) £10.00
  1. Hume, David.: Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion. Edinburgh: William Blackwood & Sons, 1907. Reprint. cx,191pp. Introduction by Bruce McEwen. Plain card covers with paper label to front panel (publisher’s proof?), slighly rubbe on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5592) £15.00
  1. Hume, David.: Enquiries Concerning the Human Understanding and Concerning the Principles of Morals. London: Oxford University Press, 1963. 2nd. edn. reprint. xl,372pp. Edited with an introduction, comparative tables of contents and analytical index by L. A. Selby-Bigge. Binding slightly cocked. D/w just a little worn on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5807) £10.00
  1. Kaplan, Aryeh.: Sefer Yetzirah: the book of creation. York Beach: Samuel Weiser, 1991. 2nd. printing. xxvi, 388pp. Numerous text figures. Text block edges somewhat tanned. D/w rubbed and worn along top edge otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 4921) £35.00
  1. Kierkegaard, Soren.: Philosophical Fragments. New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1964. 2nd. edn. reprint. xcvii,260pp. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges with three tiny chips in top edge otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5816) £15.00
  1. Klosko, George.: The Development of Plato’s Political Theory. New York: Methuen, 1986. 1st. US edn. xx, 263pp. D/w a trifle stained on edges and creased at spine head otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 5815) £20.00
  1. Mack, Mary P.: Jeremy Bentham: an odyssey of ideas 1748-1792. London: Heinemann, 1962. 1st. edn. xiv,482pp. B/w illus. D/w somewhat chipped and worn particularly along the top edge otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5803) £15.00
  1. Mackay, Alan L.: The Harvest of a Quiet Eye: a selection of scientific quotations Bristol: The Institute of Physics, 1977 1st. edn. xii, 192 pp. Line drawings. Edited by Maurice Ebison and with a foreword by Sir Peter Medawar. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 6105) £7.50
  1. Macmurray, John.: Reason and Emotion. London: Faber and Faber, 1995. Reissue. xxiv, 175pp. Card covers a little rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5813) £4.00
  1. Midgley, Mary: Utopias, Dolphins and Computers: problems of philosophical plumbing London: Routledge, 1996 1st. edn. x, 182 pp. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 1274) £12.00
  1. Mill, J. S.: On Liberty and Considerations on Representative Government. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1946. New edn. lx,324pp. Edited with an introduction by R. B. McCallum. Neat ownership signature to ffep. D/w slightly rubbed at spine head and generally rather dust marked otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5805) £15.00
  1. Murray, Robert.: Symbols of Church and Kingdom: a study in early Syriac tradition. Piscataway: Gorgias Press, 2004. Revised edn. xvi, 395pp.B/w frontis., map. Pictorial card covers just a little rubbed on edgses otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 3896) £30.00
  1. Nietzsche, Freidrich.: Beyond Good and Evil: prelude to a philosophy of the future. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1973. 1st. Penguin edn. 238pp. Translated with an introduction and commentary by R. J. Hollingdale. All pp tanned. Pictorial card covers a little rubbed on edges and creased on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5860) £20.00
  1. Peterson, Donald.: Wittgenstein’s Early Philosophy: three sides of the mirror. Hemel Hempstead: Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1990. 1st. edn. xii, 204pp. D/w very slightly dust marked otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5684) £14.00
  1. Pirsig, Robert M.: Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: an enquiry into values. London: The Bodley Head, 1974. 1st. UK edn. 412pp. Some light foxing to endpapers and a light stain to fore-edge of text block otherwise a fine copy in the d/w. (Stock ref 3997) £85.00
  1. Remy, Nicolas: Demonolatry London: John Rodker, 1930 Unnumbered copy of an edn. of 1275. xliii (1)188 pp. Translated by E. A. Ashwin, edited and with an introduction and notes by Montague Summers. All pp untrimmed. Quarter orange cloth over stone coloured buckram boards. Rebacked with original spine laid on otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 2439) £70.00
  1. Sartre, Jean-Paul.: The Psychology of Imagination. London: Methuen & Co., 1972. 1st. UK edn. xvii, 234pp. D/w slightly faded on spine and with one closed tear in bottom edge of front panel otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 3928) £25.00
  1. Schopenhauer, Arthur.: The World as Will and Representation. New York: Dover Publications, 1966. New edn. Two vols. xxxi, 534pp plus 7pp publisher’s list, xii, 687pp plus 14pp publisher’s list. Translated from the Germanby E. F. J. Payne. Pictrial card covers a trifle rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound set. (Stock ref 4269) £30.00
  1. Schrift, Alan D.: Nietzsche and the Question of Interpretation. New York: Routledge, 1990. 1st. edn. xviii,249pp. Pictorial card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 5990) £25.00
  1. Smith, Robert Rowland.: Driving with Plato: the meaning of life’s milestones. London: Profile Books, 2011. 1st. edn. xv, 206pp. Inscribed by the author. D/w with two small nicks in top corner of front panel otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 4250) £6.00
  1. Stenstad, Gail.: Transformations: thinking after Heidegger. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2006. 1st. edn. xiv, 232pp. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 5687) £10.00
  1. Stewart, J. M’Kellar.: A Critical Exposition of Bergson’s Philosophy. London: Macmillan & Co., 1911. 1st. edn. x, 304pp plus 3pp publisher’s list. Small ownership signature to front pastedown. Some marginal notes to pp 6 and 7. Occasional fox spotting throughout. Dark blue cloth gilt slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5689) £10.00
  1. Suzuki, Daisetz T.: Zen and Japanese Culture Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010. 1st. Princeton Classic edn. xlv,478(2)pp. Bollingen series LXIV. New introduction by Richard M. Jaffe. Pictorial card covers a little dust marked and creased on corners otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6033) £12.00
  1. Taubes, Jacob.: Occidental Eschatology. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009. 1st. English language edn. xxv,215(6)pp. Laminated card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 5982) £10.00
  1. Teghrarian, Souren (ed.).: Wittgenstein and Contemporary Philosophy. Bristol: Thoemmes Press, 1984. 1st. edn. xxii, 296pp. Contains essays by Jaakko Hintikka, Newton Garver et al. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Lacks d/w otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5686) £20.00
  1. Walzer, Michael.: Spheres of Justice: a defense of pluralism and equality. New York, Basic Books, 1983. 1st. edn. xviii,345pp. Card covers just a little rubbed annd creased on spine otherwise very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5994) £10.00
  1. Warhol, Andy.: From A to B and Back Again: the philosophy of Andy Warhol. London: Michael Dempsey in association with Cassell & Co., 1975. 1st. edn. (14)241pp. D/w chipped and worn along top edge with a small nick at spine head. A very good copy otherwise. (Stock ref 5967) £30.00
  1. Warnke, Georgia.: Gadamer: hermeneutics, tradition and reason. Cambridge: Polity Press, 1987. 1st. edn. xii,206pp. Ink underlinings to many passages otherwise a clean, sound copy in pictorial card covers which are faded on spine. (Stock ref 5993) £6.00
  1. Watkins, John: Science and Scepticism London: Hutchinson, 1984 1st. edn. xvii, 387 pp. D/w just showing a little shelf wear otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 2427) £20.00
  1. Weber, Alfred.: History of Philosophy. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1896. 1st. UK edn. xii, 630pp. Translated from the French by Frank Thilly. Department of Philosophy, New College Library, Edinburgh bookplate to front pastedown. Dark green cloth giltRather rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5690) £25.00
  1. Weston, Michael.: Morality and the Self. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1975. 1st. edn. (8)93pp. Neat ,dated ownership signature to ffep. D/w a trifle rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 5817) £6.00
  1. Wilson, Dudley.: Signs and Portents. London: Routledge, 1993. 1st. edn. ix, 215pp. 31 b/w illus. Some ballpoint scribbling to half-title. D/w very slightly dust marked on back panel, a very good copy. (Stock ref 3083) £50.00