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A History of Contraception: From Antiquity to the Present Day

By: McLaren, Angus

Price: $27.08

Publisher: Somerset, New Jersey, Basil Blackwell, 1990


viii + 275 pp. Index. Cream and green dust jacket has old price sticker to front, bit of shelf wear and soil. Book is clean and tight, few pages have very slight storage dog ear, otherwise very nice.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

A Hundred Years of Philosophy from the Slater & Walsh Collections Exhibition and Catalogue

By: John G. Slater and F. Michael Walsh

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library,

Inscription: Signed by Author


147 pps. Appendix, list of exhibited books, and index at rear. Mark on front cover, and very faint mark on rear cover. Book is otherwise in very good condition, very clean with no other marks. Signed by F. Michael Walsh on title page. ; Signed by Author View more info

A Theory of Economic-Demographic Development

By: Leibenstein, Harvey; Notestein, Frank, Foreword

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press, 1954

Edition: First Edition


xi + 204 pp. Bibliography. Illus charts,figs. Assumed 1st. "The central problem underlying much of this study is the exploratino of the conditions which are necessary in order to achieve a transition from what may be characterized as Malthusian conditions to non-Malthusian condtions, the transition from a condition of high birth rates, low expectation of life at birth and low levels of average income; to a state of relatively low birth rates, relatively high expect... View more info

Aesthetic Concepts and Education

By: Smith, Ralph A., Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press, 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


455 pp + xvii. Appears to be signed "Ralph" to Martin S. Dworkin (critic,photographer,film reviewer, teacher). Seventeen essays written by philosophers and educators on aesthetic studies and their place in the development of contemporary curricula. Paper wraps chipped at spine, price clipped. Feps have some small marks, the inscription "to Dworkin" , along with Dworkin's address stamp, otherwise clean and nice.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; S... View more info

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Algazel's Metaphysics A Mediaeval Translation

By: Muckle, J. T., Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toronto, St. Michael's College, 1933


Xix + 247 pp. 2 appendices at rear. English preface, Latin text. Grey softcover wraps. Book is in good condition. Covers slightly faded, with minor wear along edges. Interior is clean with no marks. View more info

An Essay Concerning Human Understanding; Volume II Collated and Annotated with Prolegomena, Biographical, Critical and Historical by Alexander Campbell Fraser

By: Locke, John; Fraser, Alexander Campbell

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1894

Edition: First Edition


495 pp index, Vol. II only. The second volume contains essays on the Significance of Words; on Knowledge and Probability; of Our Threefold KNowledge of Existence; Our Knowledge of the Existence of a God; of Judgment; Reason and Syllogism; Faith and Reason;Wrong Assent or Error, among many others. Dark blue cloth cover is faded at the spine, gilt just legible. Stain and fraying at top of spine, fraying at bottom. Interior has occasional pencil underlining, otherwise cl... View more info

Anatomy of a Public Policy: The Reform of Contemporary American Immigration Law

By: Lemay, Michael C.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut, Praeger Pub Text, 1994

Edition: First Edition


xiv + 203 pp. Illus tables & figs. Dark red cloth with bright gilt has some minor shelf wear, top edge dust. Interior end papers have some small marks, otherwise clean, crisp, unmarked.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Aristoteles Darstellung und Interpretation seines Denkens

By: During, Ingemar

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Heidelberg, Carl Winter, 1966


xv, 670pp + 1 unnumbered page. German language, Greek language, indices, bibliography. Book has dark blue cloth cover with gold text on front cover and spine. Sunning on spine, wear on spine, back outer hinge is loose at the top, but remains attached. Minor marginalia and underlining throughout, otherwise text is clear and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 686 pages View more info

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Aristotelian Aporetic Ontology in Islamic and Christian Thinkers

By: Booth, Edward

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1984


Xxvi + 314 pp. Appendix, bibliography, and index at rear. Black cloth boards. Book is ex-library with usual interior marks. Taped on spine and pocket inside rear cover. Book is in good condition, clean with no marks. Very usable copy. ; Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Third Series; Ex-Library; X X ; 340 pages View more info

Aristotle The Nicomachean Ethics

By: Joachim, H. H.; Rees, D.A., Editor; And Aristotle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press, 1951


viii, 304 pp. Greek and English indices. Mostly in English with occasional Greek. Library bound in blue buckram with gilt title to spine, gilt library numbers which have blue marker on top, interior has normal library markings including pocket, otherwise clean and unmarked. ; A Commentary By the Late H. H. Joachim; Ex-Library; 304 pages View more info

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Aristotle on Dialectic The Topics--Proceedings of the Third Syposium Aristotelicum

By: Owen, G.E.L. (ed.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1968


Viii + 346 pp. 3 indexes at rear. Edited volume with 16 articles in English and French by different contributors. Red cloth boards. Book is ex-library with usual interior marks. Pocket inside rear cover and sticker on spine. Book is in good condition. Edges/spine slightly bumped. Interior is clean with no non-library marks. Very usable copy. ; Ex-Library View more info

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Aristotle's vision of nature. Edited with an Introduction by John Herman Randall, JR. with the Assitance of Charles H. Kahn and Harold A. Larrabee.

By: Woodbridge, Frederick J. E.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York And London, Columbia University Press, 1965


Xxii + 169 pp. Tan cloth boards. Book is in good condition with minimal wear. Signed by previous owner in blue pen on front fly page. Some minor pencil marks throughout. Very usable copy. View more info

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Aristotle. On Coming-To-Be and Passing-Away.

By: Aristotle; Joachim, Harold H., Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Georg Olms, 1970

Edition: Revised Edition


xxxviii + 303 pp. a Re vised Text with Introduction and Commentary by Joachim. A Olms reprint of the 1922 Oxford edition. Text in Greek, else in English. Dark blue cloth covers with gilt have some general wear, bottom corners bumped, small white splotch on the top spine, some shelf soil on page edges, interior has light oxidation at end papers, otherwise clean and sturdy. Text is to page 61, the rest is commentary and notes. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info

Aristotles's Categories and Porphyry

By: Evangeliou

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1988


xii, 215pp + 5 unnumbered pages. English and Greek languages, bibliography, indices. Book has grey paper softcover with white and black text on covers and spine. Creases on spine and outer hinges, very slight marks on covers. Slight marginalia throughout. ; Philosophia Antiqua; Vol. 68; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 232 pages View more info

Atticus Fragments

By: Atticus; Edouard Des Places

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Paris, Societe d'Edition Les Belles Lettres, 1977


118 pp. In French and Ancient Greek side by side. Creamy yellow glossy cloth covers with Bude owl to front. Spine just lightly sunned, interior crisp and bright.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall View more info