Philosophy and Religion

  1. Bacon, Francis.: Advancement of Learning and Novum Organum. New York: The Colonial Press, 1900. Revised edn. xvi,476pp. Five b/w illus. A volumke in The World’s Great Classics series. A private library ticket, dated 1901, pasted to front pastedown and a later ownership stamp also to front pastedown. Tape stains to front inner hinge. All pp untrimmed and teg. Red cloth boards, with paper title label to spine, slightly rubbed on corners and damp stained. Very clean and sound internally . (Stock ref 6310) £20.00
  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. Berkeley, George.: Threee Dialogues Between Hylas and Philonous. La Salle: Open Court Publishing, 1947. Reprint. viii,136pp. Two b/w illus. Card covers very slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6312) £7.50
  1. Bonevac, Daniel.: The Art and Science of Logic. Mountain View: Mayfield Publishing Co., 1990. 3rd. Impression. xi(1)676pp. Pictorial laminated boards (no d/w issued) a trifle dust marked otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 6316) £10.00
  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.: An Abstract of A Treatise of Human Nature 1740: a pamphlet hitherto unknown. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1938. Reprint. xxxii,32pp. Introduction by J. M. Keynes and P. Sraffa. Private library ticket to front pastedown. Some pencil annotations. Red cloth boards rather faded and stained. Gilt spine lettering. Internally, clean and sound. (Stock ref 6313) £7.50
  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. 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. 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. 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. Popkin, Richard.: The History of Scepticism from Savonarola to Bayle. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. Revised edn. xxiv,415pp. Pictorial card covers, a fine copy. (Stock ref 6321) £20.00
  1. Popper, Karl R.: Conjectures and Refutations: the growth of scientific knowledge. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1969. 3rd. revised edn. xiv,431pp. Ownership name to half title. Card covers A little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6320) £5.00
  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. Russell, Bertand in collaboration with Dora Russell.: The Prospects of Industrial Civilization. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1959. 2nd. edn. 283pp. Ownership signature to ffep. D/w slightly stained on spine and with several, tiny closed tears in top edge otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6328) £25.00
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: History of Western Philosophy: and its connection with political and social circumstances from the earliest times to the present day. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1961. New edn. 842pp. D/w frayed and worn with some minor loss at spine head otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6331) £9.00
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: ABC of Relativity. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1959. 2nd. impression, revised edn. 139pp plus 4pp publisher’s list. Edited by Felix Pirani. Tape stains to epp and ownership signatures to ffep. D/w slightly rubbed on edges otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6329) £8.00
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: An Outline of Philosophy. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1961. 8th. impression. vi,317pp plus 4pp publisher’s list. D/w slightly faded on spine and a little dust marked. A very good copy. (Stock ref 6330) £7.50
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: Mysticism and Logic: and other essays. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1951. 10th. impression. viii,234pp plus 6pp publisher’s list. Ownership signature to ffep. D/w a little worn with several closed tears and some minor loss at spine head and tail otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6327) £12.00
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: Power: a new social analysis. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1939. 4th. impression. 328pp. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt spine lettering, rather faded and stained in parts. Inetrnally, very clean and sound. (Stock ref 6324) £6.00
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: Principles of Social Reconstruction. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1930. Reprint. 252pp plus 4pp publisher’s list. Ownership name to ffep. Heavy card covers with paper spine a little rubbed on edges and corners with some fraying at spine head and tail. Inner hinges a litlle weakened but, overall, a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6322) £6.00
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1967-69. 3 vols. 1st edns. 230pp, 268pp and 232pp. Many b/w photos. and other illus. Ownership name to ffep of vol I. D/w’s slightly rubbed on edges and corners with a little fraying at spine head of vol I otherwise a clean, sound set. (Stock ref 6308) £50.00
  1. Russell, Bertrand.: The Problems of Philosophy. London: Oxford University Press,1959. Reprint.167pp. One of the Home University Library of Modern Knowledge series. Ownership signature to front pastedown. Price-clipped d/w a little rubbed on edges otherwise a very clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6323) £7.50
  1. Russell, Dora.: In Defence of Children. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1932. 1st. edn. 288pp. Dated ownership signature to ffep. Some staining to front pastedown and ffep. Grey cloth boards with black spine lettering a little rubbed on edges and bumped on corners otherwise a clean, sound copy. (Stock ref 6326) £20.00
  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. Sorley, W. R.: A History of British Philosophy to 1900. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1965. 1st. P/B edn. xx,386pp, Card covers a little rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a very good copy. (Stock ref 6314) £5.00
  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. 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. Weiss-Rosmarin, Trude.: Judaism and Christianity: the differences. New York: Jonathan David Publishers, 1997. New edn. 157pp. Card covers very slightly rubbed on edges and corners otherwise a fine copy. (Stock ref 6338) £6.00
  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. Whiteley, C. H.: An Introduction to Metaphysics. London: Methuen & Co., 1964. Reprint with minor corrections. xiv,174pp. Ownership signature to ffep. D/w rather faded and grubby on spine with a small tear in bottom edge of front panel. Otherwise, a very good copy. (Stock ref 6315) £5.00
  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