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AMIEL'S JOURNAL The Journal Intime of Henri-Frederic Amiel

By: Amiel, Henri-Frederic; translated by Mrs Humphry Ward

Price: $8.99

Publisher: MacMillam and Co: 1906

Seller ID: 147459

Condition: Good


Second Edition of English translation. Navy binding with gold-gilt lettering. Hinges intact. ; 318 pages View more info

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ARISTOTLE AND AN AARDVARK GO TO WASHINGTON Understanding Political Doublespeak through Philosophy and Jokes

By: Cathcart, Thomas and Daniel Klein

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Abrams Image: 2007

Seller ID: 146358

ISBN: 0810995417

Condition: Very Good


Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein, authors of the national bestseller "Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar," aren't falling for any election year claptrap--and they don't want their readers to either In "Aristotle and an Aardvark Go to Washington," our two favorite philosopher-comedians return just in time to save us from the double-speak, flim-flam, and alternate reality of politics in America. Deploying jokes and cartoon as well as the occasional insight from Aristotle and his peers, Cathcart and Klein explain what politicos are up to when they state: "The absence of evidence is not the... View more info

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THE DREAM OF ICARUS

By: Coutts-Smith, Kenneth

Price: $5.99

Publisher: George Braziller: 1970

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 19437

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Turquoise blue cloth hardcover. No edge wear. Black background of title slug on spine faded. No marks or writing. Art & Society in the 20th Century. Scan shows actual copy. ; 237 pages View more info

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DARWIN

By: Darwin, Charles; Selected & edited by Philip Appleman

Price: $8.99

Publisher: W W Norton & Co: 1970

Seller ID: 147290

ISBN: 0393099016

Condition: Very Good


No apparent marks or writing. Spine uncreased. ; Norton Critical Edition View more info

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GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL The Fates of Human Societies

By: Diamond, Jared M

Price: $7.99

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 1999

Seller ID: 148180

ISBN: 0393317552

Condition: Very Good


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WITTGENSTEIN'S POKER The Story of a Ten-Minute Argument between Two Great Philosophers

By: Edmonds, David and John Eidinow

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Ecco Press: 2002

Seller ID: 145010

ISBN: 0060936649

Condition: Very Good


On October 25, 1946, in a crowded room in Cambridge, England, the great twentieth-century philosophers Ludwig Wittgenstein and Karl Popper came face to face for the first and only time. The meeting -- which lasted ten minutes -- did not go well. Their loud and aggressive confrontation became the stuff of instant legend, but precisely what happened during that brief confrontation remained for decades the subject of intense disagreement.An engaging mix of philosophy, history, biography, and literary detection, Wittgenstein's Poker explores, through the Popper/Wittgenstein confrontation, th... View more info

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SELF-RELIANCE AND OTHER ESSAYS

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $3.20

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2017

Seller ID: 146744

ISBN: 0486277909

Condition: New


Dover Thrift Editions; 117 pages View more info

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SELF-RELIANCE AND OTHER ESSAYS

By: Emerson, Ralph Waldo

Price: $3.20

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2017

Seller ID: 146745

ISBN: 0486277909

Condition: New


Dover Thrift Editions; 117 pages View more info

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JULIAN, PHILOSOPHER AND EMPEROR, AND THE LAST STRUGGLE OF PAGANISM AGAINST CHRISTIANITY

By: Gardner, Alice

Price: $25.99

Publisher: AMS Press: 1978

Seller ID: 111578

ISBN: 0404582621

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth hardcover binding tight and straight; corners and edges sharp. No marks or writing. Includes fold-out maps. Scan shows actual copy. View more info

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THE PHILOSOPHY OF CARL G. HEMPEL Studies in Science, Explanation, and Rationality

By: Hempel, Carl G

Price: $12.99

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 2001

Seller ID: 116228

ISBN: 019514158X


Small amount of pencil notes in the Introduction; previous owners name neatly inside; otherwise no marks or writing. Binding straight and tight; spine uncreased. Minimal edge wear; cover bright and shiny. View more info

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ALICE IN WONDERLAND AND PHILOSOPHY Curiouser and Curiouser

By: Irwin, William & Richard Brian Davis

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Wiley: 2010

Seller ID: 140181

ISBN: 0470558369

Condition: Very Good


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THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO

By: Marx, Karl & Friedrich Engels

Price: $3.99

Publisher: UK, Arcturus Publishing: 2018

Seller ID: 145142

ISBN: 1784286982

Condition: As New


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THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO

By: Marx, Karl & Friedrich Engels

Price: $3.99

Publisher: UK, Arcturus Publishing: 2018

Seller ID: 145143

ISBN: 1784286982

Condition: As New


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ON LIBERTY AND OTHER WRITINGS

By: Mill, John Stuart

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 143714

ISBN: 0521379172

Condition: Good


Lots of highlighting, some in yellow and some in orange. ; Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought View more info

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UTOPIA

By: More, Thomas

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2003

Seller ID: 149201

ISBN: 0140449108

Condition: Good


Yellow highlighting throughout with some occasional marks. Binding and cover in nice shape. "Used Books" stamped on bottom edge. ; Translation and Introduction by Paul Turner. ; Penguin Classics; 135 pages View more info

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BEYOND GOOD & EVIL

By: Nietzsche, Friedrich

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 148373

ISBN: 1788283104

Condition: As New


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BEYOND GOOD & EVIL

By: Nietzsche, Friedrich

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 148374

ISBN: 1788283104

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BEYOND GOOD & EVIL

By: Nietzsche, Friedrich

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 148375

ISBN: 1788283104

Condition: As New


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BEYOND GOOD & EVIL

By: Nietzsche, Friedrich

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 148376

ISBN: 1788283104

Condition: As New


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BEYOND GOOD & EVIL

By: Nietzsche, Friedrich

Price: $5.99

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing: 2019

Seller ID: 148378

ISBN: 1788283104

Condition: As New


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