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Thirty Years' Work (Books of Alice Bailey and the Tibetan Master Djwhal Khul)

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Lucis Publishing:

Seller ID: 4-3T005

Condition: FAIR


"Reading copy. A tight, much read copy with dog-eared pages, some highlighting, some pencil marks.  A list of Bailey's 24 books, published from 1922 to 1960 with a full page description of each and a brief history and description of: The Arcane School; Triangles; World Goodwill; The Beacon; and The Lucis Trust. 32 page, staple-bound.    " View more info

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Martial Arts and Philosophy: Beating and Nothingness (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

By: Priest, Graham

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Open Court:

Seller ID: 9780812696844

ISBN: 0812696840

Condition: very good


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Castoriadis's Ontology: Being and Creation (Perspectives in Continental Philosophy (Paperback Unnumbered))

By: "Adams, Suzi"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Fordham University Press:

Seller ID: 9780823234592

ISBN: 0823234592

Condition: very good


This book is the first systematic reconstruction of Castoriadis' philosophical trajectory. It critically interprets the internal shifts in Castoriadis' ontology through reconsideration of the ancient problematic of 'human institution' (nomos) and 'nature' (physis), on the one hand, and the question of 'being' and 'creation', on the other. Unlike the order of physis, the order of nomos played no substantial role in the development of western thought: The first part of the book suggests that Castoriadis sought to remedy this with his elucidation of the social-historical as the region of being el... View more info

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Images of Sai Baba

By: "Allens, Alexi"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: India, Masterpiece Publishing: 1985

Seller ID: 5-DY005

ISBN: 0935699007

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Light wear to covers with tiny dents and scratches, and tiny corner creases. Masterpiece's 1985 first edition, stated First Printing, printed in India.  34 drawings each accompanied by a selected passage from Sathya Sai Baba's discourses and written works, drawing on themes from both Hindu and Moslem philosophy. 104 pages, 10.5x8.25x.5"". " View more info

Etica o Filosofia Moral

By: "Alonso, Luz Garcia"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Mexico, Editorial Diana: 1986

Seller ID: 5-5H012

ISBN: 9681315863

Condition: Very Good+


"As new except for: owner's name on title pages; 2 pages with margin notes at beginning of 1a Unidad; 2 pages with yellow highlighjting at the beginning of 2a Unidad. ""con ejercicios de Emma Luz Aceves, ofrece un tratamiento sistematico, claro y completo de temas filosoficos a los que ademas anade la vision historica de algunos sistemas eticos de imprtancia y su correspondiente ponderacion."" 303 pages with text in Spanish include Apendice: Teatro Leido; Respuestas a los ejercicion; Vocabulario Terminologico." View more info

Ferocious Common Sense: Ancient Nordic Wisdom from the Elder Edds

By: "Anderson, John Louis"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Carver, MN", Nordbook: 2000

Seller ID: 4-NP001

ISBN: 0961696737

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""A millennium ago, the Vikings pondered the eternal questions of humanity. These truths found their way into the ancient Nordic oral tradition, then into written form as the Elder Edda…we still ponder the questions of love and friendship, hospitality and community - all the dangers an delights of the world…""" View more info

Truth Freedom and Evil: Three Philosophical Dialogues

By: "Anselm of Canterbury (Hopkins & Richardson, ed. & trans.)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1967

Edition: (revised edition)

Seller ID: 8-0T003

Condition: GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square but has faint shelfwear to cover edges, owner's name on first title page and moderate underlining. 196 pages. 5.25x8x.5"" Edited and translated by Jasper Hopkins & Herbert Richardson. Contents : Concerning Truth (De Veritate); On Freedom of Choice (De Libertate Arbitrii); and The Fall of Satan (De Casu Diaboli). Medieval works on philosophy and theology. Important to development of Scholasticism. Anselm is best known as the originator of the ontological argument for the existence of God and of the satisfaction theory of atonement" View more info

This Bewildered Age

By: "Anspacher, Louis K. "

Price: $18.95

Publisher: NY, "Dodd, Mead & Company": 1935

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-NT028

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, clean interior, slight tilt to spine. SIGNED BY AUTHOR(?). No jacket. Light brown cloth with brown lettering. Sunned spine. Rough cut page edges. 12 essays reflecting on the changes to society and science in the ""current"" era (1930s). 5.25"" X 7.5"". 170 pages." View more info

On Revolution

By: "Arendt, Hannah"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Compass / Viking #C166: 1965

Edition: "(3rd printing, 1966"

Seller ID: 39T002

Condition: Very Good+


"As new except for hinge crease and rubbed spine corners (heavy on bottom edge). ""With nuclear power at a stalemate, revolutions have become the principal political factor of our time. To understand them may mean to understand the future.""" View more info

"La no-violencia, arma politica - Thoreau, Tolstoi, Gandhi, Gregg, Ramamurt, Muller, Ebert, Colbere, Frognier (nueva sintesis #13)"

By: "Arias, Gonzalo (ed. & trans.)"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Barcelona, Spain", editorial nova terra: 1976

Edition: (Premier edicion)

Seller ID: 17T009

ISBN: 8428005877

Condition: VERY GOOD+ / Near Fine


"As new except for faint soil to exterior and gift inscription inside. Appears unread. ""Estos son los autores cuyoss textos, bien conjugados por Gonzalo Arias, uno of los grandes propulsores del movimiento no-violento entre nosotros, forma esta intencionada antologia..."" Text in Spanish. 225 pages." View more info

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Francis Bacon: The Major Works

By: "Bacon, Francis (Brian Vickers, ed.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 15T041

ISBN: 0192840819

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint age-yellowing of pages. ""The major prose (Advancement of Learning; Essays; New Atlantis) in full, together with 16 other pieces not otherwise available…"" 813 pages including Index, Notes and Suggested Reading list." View more info

Psychology: East and West (Dawn Series 3)

By: "Ballentine, Vasavada, Harvey & Nuernberger ( Swami Ajaya, ed.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Glenview, IL", Himalayan International Institute of Yoga Science and Philosophy of USA: 1976

Seller ID: 9-9P001

Condition: GOOD


"Tight, age soiled covers, clean text except for yellow highlighting, square. Rubbed covers with reading crease on spine, 1 dog-eared page, and 1 large corner crease on front cover. Owner's name on title page. ""In this volume, psychotherapists with widely varied backgrounds who have considerable training and practical experience in yoga compare it with specific western approaches to psychotherapy."" 4.25x7.2x.25"" 103 pages" View more info

Cebes' Pinax

By: "Banbich, Thomas"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Bryn Mawr, PA", Thomas Library / Bryn Mawr Greek Commentaries: c1997

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 29T016

ISBN: 092952490X

Condition: GOOD+


"Great reading copy with as new interior but ink smudged cover. ""One of the oldest extant allegories of life as a journey…meant to be a moral protreptic, mirroring in its progression of styles the stages of intellectual growth its repeated reading was meant to stimulate..."" Preface in English, text in Greek. 47 staplebound pages, 5.5x8.5x.2"" (13.7x21.5x.4cm)" View more info

The Heavenly City of the 18th-Century Philosophers

By: "Becker, Carl"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "New Haven, CT", Yale: 1962

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 4-OT020

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Owner's name on first free page and slight rubbing to cover edges. ""demonstrates that the period commonly described as The Age of Reason was, in fact, very far from that; that Voltaire, Hume, Diderot, and Locke were living in a medieval world, and that the philosophers 'demolished the Heavenly City of St. Augustine only to rebuild it with more up-to-date materials.' """ View more info

The Beginning & the End (The Library of Religion and Culture) (Original title: Opyt Eschatoguicheskoy Metaphiziki)

By: "Berdyaev, Nicolas"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, Harper Torch (#T8 14) /Harper & Brothers: 1957

Seller ID: 02T016

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright clean interior, yellowed age-soiled exterior, square. Light rubbing to edges. ""I should describe my book as an essay in the epistemological and metaphysical interpretation of the end of the world, of the end of history, that is to say it is a book on eschatological epistemology and metaphysics."" 256 pages including an Appendix of the Chronology of Berdyaev's work, 8x5-3/8"" (20x13.6cm)." View more info

Rosicrucian Reflections

By: "Bernard, Christian"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Supreme Grand Lodge of AMORC: 2012

Seller ID: 7-NT017

ISBN: 1876965258

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for slight curl to top edge. ""The chapters in this book, originally written as discourses and presentations for Rosicrucian members, are reflections now offered to a wider public…anyone interested in mysticism and spirituality will have a better idea of Rosicrucian philosophy."" 182 indexed pages. " View more info

Quelques Pas Avec Bachelard

By: "Best, Henry"

Price: $56.95

Publisher: Editions Franco-Suisse: 1977

Edition: (Limited edition)

Seller ID: 97T018

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint shaded spot on front cover, with an inscription to Jacqueline Marc Chadourne. 30 in limited edition of 50. Bachelard was ""a French philosopher. His most important work is on poetics and on the philosophy of science. To the latter he introduced the concepts of epistemological obstacle and epistemological break (obstacle épistémologique et rupture épistémologique)."" Text in French. 142 pages 7.25x5.25"" (18.4x13.3cm.) " View more info

La consolacion de la filosofia (Los Grandes Pensadores 57)

By: "Boecio (Pablo Masa, trans.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Madrid, Spain", Sarpe: 1985

Seller ID: 5-3P001

ISBN: 8459902684

Condition: GOOD+


"Owner's name on title page. Neat blocks of yellow highlighting on 13 of 219 pages. Imitation dark brown leather over boards with gilt lettering and designs. ""Escrita en la carcel en los anos 523 y 524...es la obra mas conocida de Boecio y, al mismo tiempo, la que mas influencia ha ejercido en la historia del pensamiento occidental, como luego se detallara."" Text in Spanish" View more info

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The Consolation of Philosophy (Oxford World's Classics)

By: "Boethius,"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780199540549

ISBN: 0199540543

Condition: GOOD


Boethius composed De Consolation Philosophiae in the sixth century A.D. while awaiting death by torture, condemned on a charge of plotting against Gothic rule, which he protested as manifestly unjust. Though a Christian, Boethius details the true end of life as the soul's knowledge of God, and consoles himself with the tenets of Greek philosophy, not with Christian precepts. Written in a form called Meippean Satire that alternates between prose and verse, Boethius' work often consists of a story told by Ovid or Horace to illustrate the philosophy being expounded. The Consolation of Philoso... View more info

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Unfolding Meaning: A Weekend of Dialogue

By: "Bohm, David"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: London & NY, Routledge: 1999

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 7DT007

ISBN: 0415136385

Condition: FINE


"As new. ""one of the greatest physicists and foremost thinkers of the twentieth century...argues that our gragmented, mechanistic notion of order permeates not only modern science and technology today, but also has profound implications for our general attitude to life. Another mode of thinking could bring about a different, more harmonious, relity with implications for individuals, groups and even nations.""" View more info