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The Age of Enlightenment: The 18th Century Philosophers

By: Berlin, Sir Isaiah

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Mentor: 1956

Seller ID: 151752

Condition: Mass market paperback, fine in wraps. Small owner's name on front endpaper. 15th printing


Basic writings of Locke, Voltaire, Berkeley, Hume, Reid, Condillac, Hamann and others. Selected, with introduction and commentary by Sir Isaiah Berlin View more info

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Playing With Water: Passion and Solitude on a Philippine Island

By: Hamilton-Paterson, James

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, New Amsterdam: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 143339

ISBN: 0941533824

Condition: Trade paperback, new in wraps


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Fishing for Fun and To Wash Your Soul

By: Hoover, Herbert

Price: $175.00

Publisher: NY, Random: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154866

Condition: VG+ in a near fine Dust Jacket. Small dent at head of spine, light foxing to upper edge. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the half-title page: "the good wishes of Herbert Hoover." First edition, first printing


"A touch of Thoreau, a touch of Izaak Walton - but all President Hoover. A wise and wity book with something for everyone, particularly those who love fishing and the out-of-doors." Edited by William Nichols and with drawings by Bill Hofmann View more info

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Physics and Philosophy

By: Jeans, Sir James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150934

Condition: VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket. 2nd printing


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Mrs. Parkinson's Law

By: Parkinson, C. Northcote

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148424

Condition: Fine in a near fine Dust Jacket missing a tiny chip at upper corner. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the front endpaper


Illustrated by Robert Osborn View more info

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Atoms of Thought

By: Santayana, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Philosophical Society: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 148242

Condition: Some very light foxing, else fine in a fine Dust Jacket. Owner's bookplate on endpaper. 5 dollar price on jacket flap


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Leviathan and the Air-Pump: Hobbes, Boyle, and the Experimental Life

By: Shapin, Steven & Schaffer, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University: 1985

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 144968

ISBN: 0691024324

Condition: Trade paperback, VG+ in wraps. Faint remainder mark on lower edge


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The Secret Life of Plants

By: Tompkins, Peter & Bird, Christopher

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154620

ISBN: 0060143266

Condition: Light foxing to edges of text block, VG+ in a fine Dust Jacket. First edition stated on copyright page, 1st printing with full number line on last page of text


"A fascinating account of the physical, emotional, and spiritual relations between plants and man" View more info

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Experience the Journey

By: Weinberger, Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mt. Desert, Maine, Windswept: 2003

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 135105

ISBN: 1883650585

Condition: Fine in wraps


Maine author's last book on ageing View more info