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The Eternal Magnet: a History of Philosophy (Signed By Translator)

By: Behn, Siegfried

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Devin-Adair: 1929-01-01

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 55-1-1805

Condition: Used: Very Good


Red cloth hardcover with impressed emblem on the cover. Pages lightly yellowed with slight wave in them. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A history of philosophy covering areas of metaphysics and how the great thinkers came to be. View more info

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When Were You Born?: A Book That Will Bring Success

By: Cheiro

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rand, McNally & Company: 1912-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-5-1801

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First Edition. Purple cloth hardcover. Cover is rubbed, corners bumped and worn. Previous owner's name on endpaper.A book that tells the reader, according to the month in which he was born, his chief characteristics, his tendencies and his probable future. For years, this man has held a marvelous record as a palmist, and his reading of character has been so invariably accurate that the most skeptical people have become his most ardent disciples. Illustrations View more info

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Human progress,: A study of modern civilization; a handbook of eight lectures

By: Griggs, Edward Howard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: W.B. Huebsch: 1912-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-5-38

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


52 pages. First Edition. Light tanning on edges cover creases. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. A study of modern civilization; a handbook of eight lectures. This handbook summarizes a course of lectures, the aim of which is to see what progress really is and what great causes have produced it, by a study of the development of humanity through the ages. View more info

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Social Dynamite or the Wickedness of Modern Society

By: T. Dewitt Talmage; Frances Post Van Norstrand [Editor]

Price: $13.00

Publisher: H. E. Grosh & Co.: 1888-01-01

Seller ID: c15-1-31

Condition: Used: Acceptable


Reading copy. Facsimile signature of Talmage on frontise. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Pages torn out of the table of contents and pencil marks. Cover is rubbed, has cloth deterioration, worn to board on corners, cracked hinges, endpapers and frontis detached. Some small stains but overall inside pages clean and binding is tight. Thomas Tallmage was a prominent Presbyterian preacher, clergyman and reformer during the mid-to late 19th century. This work contains nea... View more info

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Political Philosophical and Satyrical Miscellanies 1789 [Leather Bound]

By: Thomas Holcroft

Price: $160.00

Publisher: G G J and J Robinson: 1789-01-01

Seller ID: 453

Condition: Collectible: Acceptable


Full-leather, Fair condition, London, 1789, 393 pages, 8 1/2" tall, Covers detached.Leather missing from spine. Light tanning on page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Noteworthy: Translated from the French. Spellings below are they way they were spelled in the contents. Contents of Vol 5, An effay on forms of government, and on the duties of sovereigns, Dialogues of the Dead: dialogue between Prince Eugene, the duke of Marloborough, and the Prince of L... View more info

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A guide to theosophy

By: Wood, Ernest

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Theosophical Pub. House: 1924-01-01

Seller ID: 2-5-1515

Condition: Collectible: Good


Revised edition. March 1924. Paperback with brown paper covers.Cover is rubbed, chpped tanned on edges and water stained. Foxing on first and last pages. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The Theosophical Society formed as a means for spreading among men the knowledge that joins religion and science, that is to say, Theosophy. Contents include: Theosophy, man, death, reincarnation, karma, man's future. View more info