Philosophy and Religion

  1. Illustrated Bible; King James Version. London: HarperCollins, 1991. Unpaginated new edn. Numerous cold. illus. Brown paper boards in pictorial slipcase. A fine copy. (Stock ref 5536) £50.00

 

  1. Philosophy in Britain Today. London, Croom Helm, 1986. 1st. edn. 315 pp. Essays by Flew, Baker, Popper et al. edited by S.G.Shanker. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 200) £9.00

 

  1. Allegro, John M.:: The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Origins of Christianity. New York: Criterion Books, nd (ca.1954). 1st. edn. 250 pp. 42 b/w photos., maps. D/w a trifle chipped and worn on extremities otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 520) £8.00

 

  1. Allen, Thomas George: The Book of the Dead or Going Forth by Day: ideas of the ancient Egyptians concerning the hereafter as expressed in their own terms Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1974 1st. edn. x, 306 pp. Translated by Allen and prepared for publication by Elizabeth Blaisdell Hauser. Studies in Ancient Oriental Civilization no. 37. Card covers slightly frayed at spine head and foot and creased on bottom edge of back panel otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 2437) £30.00

 

  1. Armstrong, A. H.: An Introduction to Ancient Philosophy. London: Methuen & Co., 1957. 3rd. edn. xiv, 242pp. Neat, dated ownership signature to ffep. D/w chipped and worn with some minor loss otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5681) £20.00

 

  1. Baker, Jonathan (ed.).: Consecrated Women: a contribution to the women bishops debate. Norwich: The Canterbury Press, 2004. 2nd. impression. xxiv, 291pp. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 4441) £4.00

 

  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. Budge, E.A.Wallis:: The Book of the Dead: the papyrus of Ani, scribe and treasurer of the temples of Egypt about B.C.1450. London, Philip Lee Warner, 1913. New edn. 2 vols., vi, viii, 704 pp. 37 cold. folding plates. Some pp. uncut. Prelims. somewhat discoloured and a little foxing throughout. Red cloth gilt, slightly faded on spines and rubbed on extremities but otherwise a clean, sound set. A complete description and transscription of the papyrus with an English translation.  (Stock ref 82) £150.00

 

  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. Cox, Gary: How to be an Existentialist or How to Get Real, Get a Grip and Stop Making Excuses London: Continuum, 2009 1st. edn. vi, 123 pp. Neat gift inscription to ffep. D/w, a near fine copy. (Stock ref 2592) £5.00

 

  1. Dallmayr, Fred.: The Other Heidegger. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1993. 1st. edn. xiv, 232pp. Card covers very slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 5814) £10.00

 

  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. Foucault, Michel.: The Archaeology of Knowledge. London: Tavistock Publications, 1972. 1st. UK edn. (6)218pp. Translated from the French by A. M. Sheridan Smith. D/w somewhat rubbed along top edge with two closed tears in top edge of front panel and another at spine head. Otherwise, a very good copy. (Stock ref 3937) £20.00

 

  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. Gaster, Theodor H.:: The Dead Sea Scriptures in English Translation. New York: Doubleday, 1956. 1st. edn. xii, 350 pp. D/w slightly rubbed on extremities otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 518) £8.00

 

  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. Guthrie W. K. C.: A History of Greek Philosophy: volume one the earlier Presocratics and the Pythagoreans London: Cambridge University Press, 1962 1st. edn. xv, 539pp. Small, neat ownership inscription to ffep. D/w somewhat rubbed and worn on edges with some minor loss to top corners and at spine head and tail otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 3043) £25.00

 

  1. Herrigel, Gustie L.: Zen in the Art of Flower Arrangement. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1958. 1st. English edn. xiv, 124 pp. B/w illus. Foreword by Daisetz T.Suzuki. D/w a little chipped and worn on extremities otherwise a clean, sound copy. “An Inroduction to the spirit of the Japanese art of flower arrangement.” (Stock ref 781) £8.00

 

  1. Hughes, Philip: The Reformation in England London: Hollis & Carter, 1954-56 Three vols: vol I, The King’s Proceedings, 4th. edn., xxi, 404 pp: vol II, Religio Depopulata, 2nd. impression, xxv, 366 pp: vol III, True Religion Now Established, 1st. edn., xxix, 457 pp. Numerous b/w illus. D/w’s all showing some shelf wear and that of vol II has several closed tears but, overall, a clean, brught set. (Stock ref 1852) £27.50

 

  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. Laurence, Anne.: Parliamentary Army Chaplains 1642-1651. Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 1990. 1st. edn. Royal Historical Society Studies in History 59. D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 460) £9.00

 

  1. Leggett, Trevor: Zen and the Ways London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1978 1st. P/B edn. xiii, 258 pp. Many b/w illus. Pictorial card covers just showing some shelf wear otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 2731) £5.00

 

  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 619) £9.00

 

  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. Millard, Dom Bede (ed): The Book of Saints: a dictionary of servants of God canonized by the Catholic Church London: A. & C. Black, 1989 6th. edn. xiii, 606 pp. Numerous b/w illus. Compiled by the Benedictine monks of St. Augustine’s Abbey, Ramsgate.D/w, a fine copy. (Stock ref 1976) £10.00

 

  1. Mitchell, David:: The Jesuits: a history. London, Macdonald Futura, 1980. 1st. edn 320 pp. 38 b/w illus. D/w very slightly rubbed else a fine, clean copy. Traces the history of this most celebrated and vilified of Catholic orders. (Stock ref 96) £10.00

 

  1. Mulhall, Stephen.: Heidegger and Being and Time. London: Routledge, 2000. Reprint. xii, 202pp. Card covers rather rubbed on corners and with a creased spine. Otherwise, a clean and sound copy. (Stock ref 5812) £4.00

 

  1. Murdoch, Iris: Metaphysics as a Guide to Morals London: Chatto & Windus, 1992 1st. edn. (8)520 pp. D/w slightly scuffed on spine otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 1980) £10.00

 

  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. Peterson, Michael et al (eds.).: Philosophy of Religion: selected readings. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002. 2nd. edn. x,630pp. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed on corners otherwise a very clean, bright copy. (Stock ref 5589) £10.00

 

  1. Pieper, Josef: Josef Pieper: an anthology San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 1989 !st. US edn. xiii, 241 pp. Card covers slightly rubbed on corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 2604) £6.50

 

  1. Pike, Nelson (ed.).: God and Evil: readings on the theological problem of evil. Englewood Cliffs: Prentice-Hall, 1964. Reprint. 114pp. One of the Contemporary Perspectives in Philosophy series. pictorial card covers a little creased and with a small tear in top edge of back panel otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5588) £10.00

 

  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. Rawlins, Ian.: Aesthetics and the Gestalt: a collection of essays and other writings. London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1953. 1st. edn. xii, 227pp. 10 b/w plates. Small, neat ownership signature to ffep. D/w tanned on spine a slightly rubbed at spine head and tail otherwise a very good, clean copy. (Stock ref 5682) £10.00

 

  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. Robinson, H. Wheeler (ed): The Bible in its Ancient and English Versions London: Oxford University Press, 1940 1st. edn. vii, 337 pp. Includes essays by W. F. Howard, T. H. Robinson, H. F. D. Sparks et al. Rather grubby d/w chipped and rubbed with several small, closed tears otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 1812) £10.00

 

  1. Rocker, Stephen:: Hegel’s Rational Religion. London, Associated University Presses, 1995. 1st. edn. 222 pp. D/w very slightly rubbed on extremities else a very fine copy. The validity of Hegel’s argument for the identity in content of absolute religion and absolute philosophy. (Stock ref 198) £10.00

 

  1. Russell, Bertrand.: Human Knowledge: its scope and limits. London: Routledge, 1992. 1st. P/B edn. 538pp. Pictorial card covers a little faded on front panel and stained on rear otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5685) £10.00

 

  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.: Essays and Aphorisms. Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1970. 1st. Penguin edn. 238pp. Selected, translated and introduced by R. J. Hollingdale. All pp tanned. Pictorial card covers a trifle rubbed and rubbed on edges and corners. A clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 5861) £5.00

 

  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. Schouls, Peter A.:: Descartes and the Enlightenment. Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press, 1989. x, 194 pp. An almost mint copy. (Stock ref 197) £10.00

 

  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. Spinoza, Baruch: The Correspondence of Spinoza London: George Allen & Unwin, 1928 1st. edn. 502 pp. B/w illus. and text figures. Translated and edited with an introduction and annotations by A. Wolf. Some foxing throughout. Dark red cloth with gilt lettering, rather faded on spine and part of both boards otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 1902) £12.00

 

  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. 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. Trubshaw, Bob: Sacred Places: prehistory and popular imagination Loughborough: Heart of Albion Press, 2005 1st. edn. xiv, 203 pp plus 6 pp publisher’s list. Numerous b/w photos., text figures. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 2853) £10.00

 

  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

 

  1. Wilson, Ian:: Jesus: the evidence. London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1984. 1st. edn. 207 pp. Numerous b/w illus., e.p. maps. D/w very slightly rubbed on extremities otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 164) £7.50

 

  1. Woods, James Haughton: The Yoga-System of Patanjali Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 1972 Reprint by arrangement with Harvard University Press. xli, 381 pp. D/w rather rubbed on corners and spine head and tail. A very good copy. (Stock ref 2422) £15.00