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"Bonnet critic di Kant due cahiers ginevrini del 1788. A cura di Gerhard H. Müller e Riccardo Pozzo. Offprint.

By: [KANT] Gerhard H. MÃœLLER; Riccardo Pozzo.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Milan:, Franco Angeli, 1988., 1988

Inscription: Signed

Series: Rivista di Storia della Filosofia, no. 1, 1988. Of Charles Bonnet and Immanuel Kant. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR (Müller) [to L. Pearce Williams, not named]. View more info

"Realität der Imaginären Grössen. "

By: MATZKA, Wilhelm.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Extract:, [from unknown source], ca. 1847., 1847

4to. [181]-360 pp. 3 folding engraved plates; foxed. Disbound. extremities worn. AS IS. View more info

. . . XII Caesares, cum libera versione, in qua idiomatis Anglici ratio, …; or, the lives of the Twelve First Roman Emperors, . . . to the Propriety of the English Tongue. By John Clarke.

By: SUETONIUS, Caius (ca.71-135).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London:, Printed for W. Clarke, son to the author; and sold by C. Hitch and L. Hawes, in Pater-Noster-Row, 1761., 1761

Small 4to. vi, 320 pp. Latin and English text in double columns; foxed, stained, few holes or tears (especially first five printed leaves). Original full mottled calf; heavily worn with joints reattached with Kozo. Bookplate of Rescome S. Hart crossed out and with ink signature of E. Davis, Westfield, ink signature of Johannis Bartlett, 1773, on title, blind-embossed stamps on title and other leaves. As is. Provenance: Rescome S. Hart was Assistant Preceptor at Amherst ... View more info

A Bibliography of the Works of F.C.S. Schiller; with an introduction to pragmatic humanism.

By: [SCHILLER, Ferdinand Canning Scott] Herbert L. SEARLES; Allan SHIELDS.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Diego:, San Diego State College Press, 1969., 1969

Series: Humanities Monograph Series, volume 1, no. 3. 8vo. 104 pp. Printed wrappers. Very good. Scarce. Ferdinand Canning Scott Schiller (1864-1937), was a German-British philosopher. "Schiller's philosophy was very similar to and often aligned with the pragmatism of William James, although Schiller referred to it as "humanism". He argued vigorously against both logical positivism and associated philosophers (for example, Bertrand Russell) as well as absolut... View more info

A General and Introductory View of Professor Kant's Principles Concerning Man, the World, and the Deity, Submitted to the Consideration of the Learned.

By: [Kant] NITSCH, Friedrich August.

Price: $800.00

Publisher: London:, J. Downes, 1796., 1796

8vo. [iv], 234 [miss-numbered as "134"] pp. Olive library buckram. Peabody Institute Library, Baltimore, bookplate, with related inventory rubber stamp (tp verso) and embossed stamp. Very good. RARE. First edition. The first English Language book on Kant's philosophy. Friedrich August Nitsch (c.1767–1813?) was born in Gumbinnen in East Prussia (now Gusev, Russia) and died around 1813. "Published in London. Nitsch, a German from Königsberg, had spen... View more info

A History of European Thought in the Nineteenth Century.

By: MERZ, John Theodore.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London:, William Blackwood & Sons, 1923, 1928, 1930, 1950., 1923

Inscription: Signed

4 volumes. Mixed issues, uniform binding. Sm. 8vo. xiv, 458; xiii, 807; xiii, 626; xii, 825 pp. Original red black-stamped loth; rubbed, inner hinges vol. I reinforced with kozo, some minor penciling by L. Pearce Williams and signed by him. Very good. View more info

A History of Formal Logic. Translated and Edited by Ivo Thomas.


Price: $150.00

Publisher: Notre Dame:, University of Notre Dame Press, 1961., 1961

8vo. xxii, 567 pp. Indexes. Gray cloth, blind stamped cover title and gilt-stamped spine title, dust jacket; jacket rubbed. Near fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

A History of Natural Philosophy; from the ancient world to the nineteenth century.

By: GRANT, Edward.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Cambridge University Press, (2007)., 2007

Inscription: Signed

8vo. Brown cloth. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO DAVID C. LINDBERG. Issued in paper or cloth (this is the cloth issue). "Natural philosophy encompassed all natural phenomena of the physical world. It sought to discover the physical causes of all natural effects and was little concerned with mathematics. By contrast, the exact mathematical sciences – such as astronomy, optics, and mechanics – were narrowly confined to various computations that did not invol... View more info

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A philosophical enquiry into the origin of our ideas of the sublime and beautiful. With an introductory discourse concerning taste.

By: BURKE, Edmund (1729-1797).

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London:, Thomas McLean, 1823., 1823

Small 8vo. xvi, 262 pp. Original full green blind and gilt-tooled straight-grain morocco, all edges gilt; rubbed. Name removed from ffep. Very good. Burke is well-known as an Irish statesman and orator, political theorist and author. This is his famous philosophical work on aesthetics, originally issued in 1757. View more info

Actes du Colloque International de Genève, 25-27 Novembre, 1993. Edités par Marino Buscaglia, René Sigrist, Jacques Trembley, Jean Wüest.

By: [BONNET, C.] Charles Bonnet Savant et Philosophe (1720-1793).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Paris:, Éditions Passé présent, 1994., 1994

Series: Mémoires de la Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève, v. 47. Tall 8vo. X, 321 pp. Illus., index. Printed wrappers. Very good. View more info

Advancement of Learning and Novum Organum. With a special introduction by James Edward Creighton. Revised edition.

By: BACON, Francis.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York:, Willey Book, 1944., 1944

8vo. xii, 476 pp. Frontispiece. Black cloth; a bit faded, corners bumped. Ink ownership signature of David C. Lindberg. View more info

Alfred of Sareshel's commentary on the Metheora of Aristotle. A dissertation presented to the faculty of the Graduate School, University of Southern California. May 1969.

By: [ARISTOTLE] OTTE, James Karl.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI:, University Microfilms, 1972., 1972

8vo. ii, 154 pp. Paper wrappers, printed paper label. Fine. University Microfilms reprint. View more info

Ancilla to the Pre-Socratic Philosophers. A complete translation of the Fragments in Diels, Fragmente der Vorsokratiker.

By: FREEMAN, Kathleen.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, Harvard University Press, 1952., 1952

8vo. x, 162 pp. Cloth, dust-jacket. Ownership ink signature of David C. Lindberg. Very good. View more info

Annals of the Philosophical Club of the Royal Society written from its minute books.

By: BONNEY, T.G. (Thomas George) (1833-1923).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London:, Macmillan, 1919., 1919

8vo. x, 286 pp. Index. Original gilt and blind-stamped dark red cloth; soiled or darkened. Very good. View more info

Antigone. L'Homme Sans Nom.

By: BALLANCHE, Pierre-Simon (1776-1847).

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Paris:, H.-L. Delloye, 1841., 1841

8vo. 442, [6], 36, [4], 30, [6], 44, [4], 250, 54 pp. Occasional scattered foxing, not affecting legibility. Quarter gilt-stamped red leather over red marbled paper-backed boards, all edges marbled; cover edges and corners gently rubbed. Near fine. According to a pencil note on the free rear endpaper, the ink signature and inscription below is that of Alexis Guignard, Comte de Saint-Priest (1805-51), a French diplomat and historian of the Académie Français. This w... View more info