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PHILOSOPHY, POLITICS and SOCIETY

PHILOSOPHY, POLITICS and SOCIETY

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1 (BACON, Francis). MARKBY, Thomas. The Two Books of Francis Bacon: Of the Proficience and Advancement of Learning, Divine and Human. Revised from the early copies, with the references supplied, a few notes, and an index.
Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer, London. 1873 
Fifth edition. Brown cloth, gilt. xii + 222 pages + 32 pages (publisher's list). Boards a little soiled and partially sunned, with sl. bumped corners; cloth fraying sl. at spine ends. VG- 70103 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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2 (GIBBON). BOND, Harold L. The Literary Art of Edward Gibbon.
Oxford University Press. 1960 
First edition. DW. Extremities v. sl. worn. Wrapper sl. soiled and faded at extremities o/w NF/VG+. 7624 
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3 (GIBBON). FUGLUM, Per. Edward Gibbon, His view of Life and Conception of History.
Basil Blackwell, Oxford. 1953 
First edition. DW. Bds. v. sl. worn at extremities. Wrapper pc with a sunned spine and worn extremities o/w near fine. 7610 
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4 (GIBBON). MOWAT, R. B. Gibbon.
Arthur Barker Ltd., London. 1936 
First edition. DW. Frontis., which has offset to title. Gilt to spine worn. E/ps. sl. browned. VG in wrapper that is pc, worn at extremities and sunned to spine. 7611 
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5 (HUME). PRICE, John Vladimir. David Hume.
Twayne, New York. 1968 
First edition. DW. Presentation copy from the author. Spine sl. sunned. Internally a very clean copy. VG+ in rather tatty wrapper with large portions missing. 7585 
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6 A MEMBER OF THE ROYAL ASIATIC SOCIETY. Marriage Ceremonies and Priapic Rites In India and the East.
Private printing. 1909 
First edition. Hardback. No DW. Large 8vo. 107pp. Dark brown boards with lighter brown backstrip. Upper board lightly rubbed, extremities slightly worn. Endpapers browned, some occasional light foxing to o/w clean and sound contents. VG. 57678 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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7 ACTON, Janice, GOLDSMITH, Penny and SHEPARD, Bonnie. (edited by) Women at Work. Ontario 1850-1930.
Canadian Women's Educational Press, Canada. 1974 
First edition in paperback. 405pp. Illustrated. Compliment sticker of the Canada Council to title page. VG. 59831 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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8 AITKEN, Jonathan. Pride and Perjury.
Harper Collins, London 2000 
DW. Presentation copy from the author and SIGNED by him. A clean copy in slightly chipped wrapper. VG+/VG. ISBN: 0002740753 41508 
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9 ALFIERI, Vittorio. Del Principe e Delle Lettere, con Altre Prose.
Barbera, Bianchi E.C. Firenze. 1859 
First edition, thus. 12mo. Italian text. Very handsomely produced volume, bound in art vellum - white with decorated gilt spines and borders to upper and lower bds. All edges gilt, silk bookmark, marbled e/ps. Spines soiled, contents extremely clean and fresh. VG+ 33497 
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10 ALFORD, B. W. E., LOWE, Rodney and ROLLINGS, Neil. Public Record Office Handbooks No. 26. Economic Planning 1943 - 1951. A Guide to Documents in the Public Record Office.
HMSO. London. 1992 
First edition. xi, 1172pp. Orig. limp bds., sl. worn at edges, spine sl. creased. Outer edges sl. grubby. VG+. 33414 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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11 ALI, Tariq. Pirates of the Caribbean. SIGNED Axis of Hope.
Verso, London. 2006 
First edition. DW. 244pp. Index.Signed and dated 2006 by author on front free end-paper. Nr. Fine 60572 
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12 ALI, Tariq. The Clash of Fundamentalisms: Crusades, Jihads and Modernity.
Verso, London. 2002 
First edition. DW. 342 pages. Index. NR. FINE in wrapper. 70105 
Price: 8.95 GBP
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13 AMERICAN PHILOSOPHICAL SOCIETY Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Vol 118, No.3 Essays by: F E Zimring, Leslie T Wilkins, Lloyd E. Ohlin, Marc Ancel, Max Fajn, Elizabeth C Patterson, Eliot Stellar, Radomir Pleiner & Judith K Bjorkman
The American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia 1974 
Paperback journal, grey cover. Illustrations. 82pp. A very clean copy, with just one pencil annotation on upper cover. VG+ 57870 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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14 ANDREWS, P. W. S. and BRUNNER, Elizabeth. Capital Development in Steel. A Study of the United Steel Companies Ltd.
Basil Blackwell, Oxford. 1951 
Faded orange boards, no dustwrapper. Photographs. Slight foxing to outer edge o/w a clean copy. VG. 50957 
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15 Anon. Gentleman and Lady's Key to Polite Literature; or A Compendious Dictionary of Fabulous History, containing the characters, and principal actions, ascribed to the heathen gods, goddesses, heroes, &c. and the manner in which the ancients represented the deities & heroes, virtues and vices, in their paintings, statues and gems : together with some account of their poets, and references to the principal places mentioned in their works : intended for the assistance of those who would understand mythology, poetry, painting, statuary and theatrical entertainments, and particularly adapted to the use of Latin and French school.
J. Newberry. London. n.d. (c.1760) 
Small format. Speckled calf, bordered in gilt, raised bands to spine. Steel engraving to frontis. Some v. occ. foxing throughout. Ownership inscription dated 1855. Upper hinge tender. A charming copy. see Roscoe, J. 145 [1] Estc n.9222 35011 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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16 ANON. Letters on the Importance, Duty, and of Advantages Early Rising.
Taylor and Hessey. London. 1822 
Fourth Edition. Plate to frontis. Very tatty bds., upper hinge very tender. Small portion missing from top of title page, internally a very clean copy. 33498 
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17 ANON. Punishment in Schools. Preface by John Brown, Education Officer.
London County Council. 1952 
Small slim booklet. Paperback. Buff coloured covers, slightly faded. VG+. 31499 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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18 ANON. Soviet Antisemitic Propaganda. Evidece from books, press and radio.
Institute of Jewish Affairs. 1978 
Black limp boards. 105pp. Illustrations. Ink annotations throughout with no loss. A clean copy. VG. 62464 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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19 ANTHOLOGY. Decision Making.
British Broadcasting Corporation, London. 1962 
First edition. DW. 95pp. Collection of 8 essays. DW faded at extremities. VG+/VG. 23569 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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20 ANYAOKU, Emeka. The Missing Headlines. Selected Speeches.
Liverpool University Press, Liverpool. 1997 
Paperback. 553pp. Photographs. A clean copy. VG+. 48052 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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