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The World as Will and Representation, Vol. 2

By: Arthur Schopenhauer

Price: £16.00

Publisher: USA, Dover Publications: 1966

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04852

ISBN: 0486217620

Condition: Good


This work by Arthur Schopenhauer is one of the most important philosophical works of the 19th century. It is without question schopenhauer's greatest work, and, conceived and published before the philosopher was 30 and expanded 25 years later, it is the summation of a lifetime of thought. There are some pencil markings in the borders of the pages and the inside of the rear cover by the previous owner There is wear down the spine edges and at its base and head there is also light wear to the corners of the cover. Otherwise a good, tight copy. View more info

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Gurdjieff; making a new world

By: Bennett, John G

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Turnstone Books: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04923

ISBN: 0855000198

Condition: Very Good


Gurdjieff was an extraordinary man who made a profound impact upon those who met him, even casually. Founding a school in France in the early 1920's known as the " Forest Philosophers ", he attracted a circle of remarkable men and women through whom his ideas have had more influence than many suspect, particularly in Europe and America. the text block is lightly marked and there is an inscription on the front end paper. the d/w is worn on the edges and corners and there are also small tears to the head and base of the spine . View more info

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The Undivided Universe: An Ontological Interpretation of Quantum Theory

By: Bohm,D B.J. Hiley

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Routledge: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03607

ISBN: 0415065887

Condition: Near Fine


In The Undivided Universe, the authors presents a radically different approach to quantum theory.An interpretation of quantum theory is developed which gives a clear, intuitive understanding of its meaning and in which there is a coherent notion of the reality of the universe without assuming a fundamental role for the human observer. There is a little spotting to the head of the text block. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Nihilism: A Philosophy Based In Nothingness And Eternity

By: Brett Stevens

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Manticore Press: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04504

ISBN: 0994595832

Condition: Very Good


Inspired by transcendentalist thinkers and the ancient traditions of both the West and the Far East, the philosophy of nihilism negates the false intermediate steps imposed on us by degenerated values systems. For those who seek the truth beyond the socially convenient explanations that humans tell one another, nihilism is a philosophy both for a new age and for all time. There is underlining in pencil on most of the pages. View more info

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The Punic Wars

By: Caven , Brian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Book Club Association: 1980

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02324

Condition: Very Good


The author identifies the causes of the Punic Wars, recounts their turbulent events and describes their social and political background. he traces the successes and reversals in fortunes of these two mighty protagonists throughout the land and sea battles in which the rival armies and fleets clashed with one another in Sicily, Italy, Spain,Greece and Africa ; he also discusses the abilities of some of the great generals of history, including Hannibal and the Scipios. There is some bumping to the corners. View more info

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History and Utopia

By: Cioran, E. M.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, Arcade Publishing: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 05003

ISBN: 1628724250

Condition: Very Good


In History and Utopia, Cioran, writes of politics in its broadest sense, of history, and of the utopian dream. he views are to say the least, provocative. There is light underling on some pages in pencil and the ghost of rubbed out annotation on the inside of the rear cover. A good, tight copy. View more info

Difference and Repetition (Bloomsbury Revelations)

By: Deleuze, Gilles

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury UK: 2017

Edition: 6th Edition

Sellers ID: 05028

ISBN: 1472572351

Condition: Very Good


Since its publication in 1968, Difference and Repetition, an exposition of the critique of identity, has come to be considered a contemporary classic in philosophy and one of Gilles Deleuze's most important works. There is delamination to the fore edge and base of the cover. Otherwise a good, tight copy. View more info

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The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume 1

By: Derrida, Jacques

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Uk, University of Chicago Press: 2011

Edition: 6th Edition

Sellers ID: 04972

ISBN: 0226144291

Condition: Very Good


When he died in 2004, Jacques Derrida left behind a vast legacy of unpublished material, much of it in the form of written lectures. With ' The Beast and the Sovereign, Volume !,' the University of Chicago Press inaugurated and ambitious series, edited by Geoffrey Bennington and Peggy Kamuf, translating these important works into English. There is writing in pencil on the inside of the back cover. View more info

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The Ancient Greeks: In Their Own Words.

By: Dillon, Matthew.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK, The History Press.: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02276

ISBN: 0750927151

Condition: Very Good


This book offers vivid eyewitness accounts of the life in the classical world. The author has selected a series of telling extracts from Greek literature to provide an unforgettable picture of the customs and concerns, fears and ambitions, and the underlying values of the ancient Greeks. It is an intimate insight into a world separated from our own by hundreds of years. This book will have special value for those who want to learn about the human side of ancient Greece. View more info

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Materialism

By: Eagleton, Terry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Yale University Press: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04876

ISBN: 030021880X

Condition: Near Fine


In this eye-opening, intellectually stimulating appreciation of a fascinating current of philosophy, the author makes a powerful argument that materialism is at the centre of today's important scientific and cultural as well as philosophical debates. The previous owner has used a pencil to underline some of the text and there is faint writing on the rear free end paper. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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Psyche in Antiquity, Book One - Early Greek Philosophy.

By: Edward F. Edinger

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Canada, Inner City Books: 1999

Sellers ID: 04866

ISBN: 0919123864

Condition: Very Good


Depth psychology, in its practical application, is the heir of three noble traditions: the medical tradition of the care of patients, the religious tradition of concern for the soul, and the philosophical tradition of dialogue in the search for truth. this particular study centers on the third tradition, the philosophical one. There is some underling in pencil on the page margins and annotation on the inside of the rear cover. A good, tight copy. View more info

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Psyche in Antiquity, Book Two, Gnosticism and Early Christianity

By: Edward F. Edinger

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Inner City Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04924

ISBN: 0919123872

Condition: Very Good


Jung's book ' Aion' laid the foundation for a new discipline that can be called archetypal psychohistory, which studies the movements of the collective unconscious as it becomes manifest through political and cultural history. In this present study, Dr Edinger brings this method to bear on some of the changes that occurred at the beginning of the Christian eon. A good, tight copy. View more info

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Appearance and Reality; A Metaphysical Essay

By: Francis Herbert Bradley

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, General Books LLC: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04845

ISBN: 0217175341

Condition: Very Good


A good, tight and clean copy. View more info

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Civilization and Its Discontents

By: Freud, Sigmund

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USA, Martino Fine Books: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04997

ISBN: 1891396250

Condition: Very Good


There is some annotation in pencil. A good, tight and clean copy, in pictorial soft covers. View more info

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Serpent Songs: An Anthology of Traditional Craft

By: Frisvold, Nicholaj De Mattos

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Scarlet Imprint: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04998

ISBN: 0957449224

Condition: Very Good


There is annotation in pencil on the inside of the rear cover, and the covers show light wear. A good, tight cover. View more info

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Moral Fables

By: Giacomo Leopardi

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Alma Classics: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04502

ISBN: 184749580X

Condition: Very Good


First published in 1827 and here presented in a new translation by J.G. Nichols along with ' thoughts,' Leopardi's own selected pearls of wisdom and gems of social observation, Moral Fables will enchant both those who are familiar with and those who are new to the works of Italy's last great polymath. There is writing in pencil on the last page. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Expulsion of the Triumphant Beast

By: Giordano Bruno

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, Bison Books: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04881

ISBN: 0803262345

Condition: Very Good


The author of more than sixty works om mathematics, science, ethics, philosophy, metaphysics, the art of memory, and esoteric mysticism, Bruno had a profound impact on Western thought. there is some high lighting by pencil in the margins. and the extremities and corners show light wear. View more info

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Robert Fludd: Hermetic philosopher and surveyor of two worlds

By: Godwin, Joscelyn

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Thames and Hudson: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04979

ISBN: 0500810176

Condition: Very Good


Robert Fludd was one of the last of the true ' Renaissance men ' who took all learning as their preserve and tried to encompass the whole of human knowledge. Fludd had a genius for expressing his philosophy and cosmology in graphic form. All Fludd's important plates are collected here for the first time, annotated and explained, together with an introduction to his life and thought. There is creasing to one corner on the top rear panel. View more info

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Our Island Story

By: H. E. Marshall

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Galore Park and Civitas: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03785

ISBN: 1902984749

Condition: Fine


First published in 1905. this beautifully written narrative sets out the history of Britain in chronological order, taking its reader through from the Romans to the death of Queen Victoria. Written specifically for children, this centenary edition with its short chapters, simple words, enthralling character descriptions and evocative colour illustrations, presents history as a series of vivid stories that will capture the imagination of children and adults alike. A very good clean copy. View more info

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The Sceptics (Arguments of the Philosophers)

By: Hankinson, R.J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: USA, Routledge: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04864

ISBN: 0415184460

Condition: Very Good


The Sceptics ' is the first comprehensive, up-to-date treatment of Greek scepticism, from the beginnings of epistemology with Xenophanes to the final full development of Pyrrhonism in the work of Sextus Empiricus. There are some faint annotations on the page margins and on the rear end paper. A good tight and square copy. View more info