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The Illusion of Technique:  A Search for Meaning in a Technological Civilization, Barrett, William
1 Barrett, William The Illusion of Technique: A Search for Meaning in a Technological Civilization
Garden City, NY Anchor Press 1978 0385112017 / 9780385112017 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Page tops foxed, jacket rubbed and tattered. Signed by Author
"Barrett builds stage by stage a forceful defense of human freedom against the technicians of behavior, and concludes with an inspiring and original expression of personal faith." (from rear cover blurb) ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Seamless Web, Burnshaw, Stanley
2 Burnshaw, Stanley The Seamless Web
NY George Braziller 1970 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed. 
Brown cloth binding. Index. Library of Congress number 71-97603. The noted poetry translator offers his insights into how artists create, using subconscious and conscious senses, knowledge and intuition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Fall, Camus, Albert
3 Camus, Albert The Fall
NY Alfred A. Knopf 1958 Ninth Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket foxed. 
Translated from the French by Justin O'Brian. Rear jacket panel photo of the author by Henri Cartier-Bresson. Library of Congress number 57-5652. ; 147 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Philosophy of Analogy and Symbolism, Cargill, Lt. -Col. S. T.
4 Cargill, Lt. -Col. S. T. The Philosophy of Analogy and Symbolism
London Rider and Company N.D. Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Foxing to front and rear endpapers, owner name on front free endpaper. 
Circa 1940s. Green cloth binding. Gilt lettering stamped on spine. ; 264 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The South As a Conscious Minority: 1798-1861: a Study in Political Thought, Carpenter, Jesse T.
5 Carpenter, Jesse T. The South As a Conscious Minority: 1798-1861: a Study in Political Thought
Gloucester, MA Peter Smith 1963 Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; A reprint of this 1930 volume. Grey cloth binding. Index, bibliography. Boards lightly worn, else a clean, tight copy. 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 315 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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A Tangled Tale, Carroll, Lewis
6 Carroll, Lewis A Tangled Tale
NY Third Press 1974 0893881813 / 9780893881818 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket; Boards dampstained, jacket rubbed and tattered and has sticker lift-off on rear panel Illustrated by Arthur B. Frost 
Orange cloth binding. Ten "delightfully mad and maddeningly logical anecdotes containing a mathematical puzzle", with great illustrations by Arthur B. Frost. Solutions mercifully given at the end of the book. ; 67 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Indian Testimony, Chakravarty, Amiya; Huxley, Aldous
7 Chakravarty, Amiya; Huxley, Aldous The Indian Testimony
Wallingford, PA Pendle Hill 1953 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers sunned. 
Foreword by Aldous Huxley. Green stapled wraps. Pendle Hill Pamphlet No. 72. ; 40. pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Plain Thoughts on Faith and Life, Coddington, Wellesley P.
8 Coddington, Wellesley P. Plain Thoughts on Faith and Life
Cincinnati, OH Eaton & Mains 1913 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and rounded, gift inscription on front free endpaper. 
Reddish brown cloth binding with gilt lettering stamped on front boards and spine. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 225 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Analects of Confucius:, Confucius; Giles, Lionel (editor)
9 Confucius; Giles, Lionel (editor) The Analects of Confucius:
Norwalk, CT Easton Press 1976 Leather Near Fine; Barest hint of rubbing to boards. Illustrated by Tseng Yu-Ho 
Chocolate brown leather with gilt stamping on boards and spine. Three raised bands on spine. All edges gilt. Silk ribbon marker. Illustrated with paintings by Tseng Yu-Ho. Pink moire endpapers. Translated from the Chinese, and with introduction and notes by Lionel Giles. xxv, 130 pp. ; The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Amen, Amen, Constantino, S. A.
10 Constantino, S. A. Amen, Amen
NY Harper and Brothers 1944 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly soiled and tattered, rear hinge cracked, gift inscription on front free endpaper. 
Blue cloth binding. Author photo on rear jacket panel. A Young Navy pilot reflects on ethics, sex, religion, and money, among other topics. ; 184 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Great Approach:  New Light and Life for Humanity, Creme, Benjamin
11 Creme, Benjamin The Great Approach: New Light and Life for Humanity
Share International Foundation 2001 9071484238 / 9789071484230 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers scuffed, first page creased, else a clean, tight copy. 
320 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Situationism and the New Morality, Cunningham, Robert L. (editor)
12 Cunningham, Robert L. (editor) Situationism and the New Morality
NY Appleton-Century-Crofts 1970 0390248002 / 9780390248008 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Top corner of front free endpaper clipped, covers rubbed, else a clean, tight copy. 
Contemporary Problems in Philosophy; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 281 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Daodejing:  Making This Life Significant: a Philosophical Translation, Daodejing; Ames, Roger T. ; Hall, David L.
13 Daodejing; Ames, Roger T. ; Hall, David L. Daodejing: Making This Life Significant: a Philosophical Translation
NY Ballantine Books 2003 0345444159 / 9780345444158 First Printing Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket; Spine cracked, jacket tattered along top edges, foxing to page tops. 
Bibliography, index. ; 241 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Fragments for a History of the Human Body, Part Three, Feher, Michel (editor) ; Naddaf, Ramona (editor) ; Tazi, Nadia (editor)
14 Feher, Michel (editor) ; Naddaf, Ramona (editor) ; Tazi, Nadia (editor) Fragments for a History of the Human Body, Part Three
NY Zone 1989 0942299272 / 9780942299274 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Black cloth binding. Many illustrations. A collection of essays by various contributors on the subject of the history of the body in world thought, religion, symbolism, and culture. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Therapeutic Action of Vipassana:  Why I Sit, Fleischman, Dr. Paul R.
15 Fleischman, Dr. Paul R. The Therapeutic Action of Vipassana: Why I Sit
Kandy, Sri Lanka Buddhist Publication Society 1986 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers sunned and toned. Signed by Author
Printed wraps. The Wheel Publication No. 329/330. Signed by the author on the inside front cover. List of further reading. An introduction to Vipassana meditation, as taught to the author by Dr. S. N. Goenka. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 45 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Che Guevara Speaks:  Selected Speeches and Writings, Guevara, Che
16 Guevara, Che Che Guevara Speaks: Selected Speeches and Writings
NY Merit Publishers 1967 First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed. 
Preface by Joseph Hansen. Black cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. ; 159 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Language, Thought and Experience: a Tapestry of the Dimensions of Meaning, Hardy, William G.
17 Hardy, William G. Language, Thought and Experience: a Tapestry of the Dimensions of Meaning
Baltimore, MD University Park Press 1978 0839112130 / 9780839112136 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Index. Boards rubbed, jacket lightly tattered, else a clean, tight copy. 
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 318 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The De Monarchia of Dante Alighieri, Henry, Aurelia (editor) ; Dante
18 Henry, Aurelia (editor) ; Dante The De Monarchia of Dante Alighieri
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1904 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; Silverfish damage to boards. 
Edited and with translation and notes by Aurelia Henry. Green cloth binding. Top edges gilt. xlix, 216 pp, index, [4] pages of publisher's ads. "A clear, adequate translation of Dante's famous essay on government." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Muddling Toward Frugality, Johnson, Warren
19 Johnson, Warren Muddling Toward Frugality
San Francisco Sierra Club 1978 0871562146 / 9780871562142 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, foxing to fore-edges. 
An environmental classic, written by a geography professor about preparing for simpler ways of living in the inevitable decline of economic and natural resources. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 252 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Trumpet of Conscience, King, Dr. Martin Luther
20 King, Dr. Martin Luther The Trumpet of Conscience
NY Harper and Row 1968 First Edition Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket flaps glued to endpapers, usual library stamps and markings. 
Foreword by Coretta Scott King. xii, 78 pp. A posthumously published collection of Dr. King's writings on nonviolent resistance, peace, race relations, civil rights, war, poverty and other subjects. ; Ex-Library 
Price: 25.00 USD
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