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Ethics - Origin and Development

By: Prince Kropotkin

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co.:

Seller ID: 005162


Large 8vo, pp xvi, 349, cloth slightly worn, a little rubbed and blotched, spine head slightly frayed. [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Richard Fitter, and also with the attractive period bookplate of GP, designed bu Bissill). View more info

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Animals and Man. The Romanes Lecture for 1984-5, delivered in Oxford on 5 February 1985

By: Rothschild, Miriam

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014821

ISBN: 0198542100

Condition: Very Good


Small octavo, illustrated, pp (6), 98, paperback, covers showing the very slightest signs of use, but really a very good copy. [Postage will be reduced]. View more info

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Pictorial History of Philosophy

By: Runes, Dagobert D.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009679

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, large thick quarto, pp x, 406, very slightly age-toned, owner's bookplate on front endpaper, a very good copy in a slightly worn dustwrapper. [Very heavy - extra postage may be required]. View more info

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Some Turns of Thought in Modern Philosophy - Five Essays

By: Santayana, George

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1933

Seller ID: 006245


First UK edition. Small 8vo, pp (4), 121, slightly dusty internally, cloth a little faded rubbed and marked, paper title label on spine (and spare label tipped in at rear), stamp of the Royal Society for Lierature on the upper cover. Presentation copy from the author Esme Hope, with a short letter. [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Richard Fitter]. View more info

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F.R. Leavis

By: Walsh, William

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1980

Seller ID: 006315

ISBN: 0701125039


pp189, fore-edge very slightly marked, otherwise a very good copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. [On the personal side, educational purposes, critical directions, the Scrutiny years, the principal collaborator, general characteristics, the Arnoldian middle, the Coleridgean conclusion.] {Frank Raymond Leavis was an influential British literary critic of the early-to-mid-twentieth century. He taught and studied for nearly his entire life at Downing College, Cambridge. Leavis in his writing was one of the most influential figures in twentieth-century English literary criticism. He introduce... View more info

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Places of Commemoration : Search for Identity and Landscape Design

By: Wolschke-Bulmahn, Joachim (ed)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Washington, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010731

ISBN: 0884022609

Condition: As New


Illustrated, large octavo, pp (4), 436, a very good copy in a dustwrapper which has very slight curving at the edges. [The essays in this work examine commemorative sites of different character, including gardens, landscapes, memorials, cemeteries, and sites of former Nazi concentration camps. They detail the ideas behind the creation of memorials and monuments and the struggles over the narratives they present. View more info