Published by Hallmark, Kansas City, Missouri, 1967
Decorative Cloth. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Trotta, John. (illustrator). Later Printing. 60 pp. A Hallmark Cards small gift book. Text is very good, but a production error bound the textblock upside down, making the front cover the back cover, and vice versa. Price clipped. Previous owner's stamp on colored front endpaper. A collection of French aphorisms from over the centuries, most of them humorous. The 12 writers quoted range from Voltaire to Balzac, Stendahl and George Sand. With humorous color cartoons by John Trotta. Both covers have a pattern of of rows of hearts in French tri-colors, but because of the printing error, the hearts point upward. Size: 12mo.
Seller Inventory # 009757
Published by Walter J. Black, Roslyn, N.Y., 1971
Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Book Club -- Classics Club. 441 pp. Beige buckram cloth with scarlet spine titling and Classics Club logo. Corners bumped, bookstore stamping on front end paper, else close to fine. Text clean. Anthology containing Metaphysics, Parts of Animals, Nicomachean Ethics, Politics and Poetics. Edited by Louise Ropes Loomis. Size: 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall.
Seller Inventory # 006051
Published by Columbia University Press, 1977
Cloth. Condition: Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 322 pp. With usual "withdrawn" stamping on edges and endpapers; light traces on tape residue on endpapers. No other markings. Mylar on dj. A survey of the changing views of normality, maturity and self-actualization. Chapter titles include "Traditions in Western Thought, Traditions in Eastern Thought, Freud and Psychoanalysis, Existential Philosophy and Psychology" and more. Index. A cover blurb from the Contemporary Psychology journal praises Coan as a "competent psychometrician with full command of multivariate statistical techniques.".
Seller Inventory # 005443
Published by Peter Pauper Press, Mount Vernon, N.Y.
Decorative Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Reprint. 228 pp., with glossary of archaic terms. Light soil to spine. No markings. Light wear. Decorative moorish-type diamond-shaped pattern on reddish-tan cloth. Spine gilt titling still fairly bright. Rubbing on corners. Not dated. The Tarlton Law Library at the University of Texas estimates it was published in the 1950s. More than 50 short essays on subjects ranging from age and youth to atheism. Large font and generous interlinear spacing makes this comfortable to read. Originally titled "The Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral, of Francis Ld. Verulam, Viscount St. Albans" Size: 8vo -- -- 9.5 In.
Seller Inventory # 005605
Published by Encyclopedia Brittanica, Chicago, 1952
Cloth. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 283 pp. Moderate to heavy rubbing on spine; one rubbed dime-sized spot on lower front grey cloth cover. Text clean and fairly bright. Part of the Great Books Series, Book No. 23. "The Prince" is translated by W. K. Marriott. Nelle Fuller edited "The Prince." Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005743
Published by Farrar, Straus, Giroux, NY, 1988
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good +. Reprint. 421 pp., several illustrations. Lightly read and thumbed. No markings, no spine creasing. Readable summary of the life and annotated prophecies of Michel de Nostradame, a.k.a. Dr. Nostradamus, who wrote in the 1500s about events and conditions he foresaw in the 20th century. Size: 8vo -- 8 in.
Seller Inventory # 010346
Published by Modern Library, NY
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Later Printing. 683 pp. green cloth, spine somewhat faded. Corners rubbed, light bumping of spine top and bottom. Text clean and fairly bright, no writing. Binding firm.DJ darkenend and chipped on spine, half inch tear at bottom left corner of front panel. Inside of dust jacket lists 371 Modern Library titles, indicating this printing is from the 1960s. No 243 in the ML series. Photos upon request. Size: 12mo -- 7.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 007167
Published by Appleton-Century Crofts, NY, 1962
Trade Papeback. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 352 pp. Some rubbing to spine edges, thumbed, dog-ear creases to a few pages. Text clean. Binding firm. A broad sampling of European literary thought in the 19th and 20th centuries. Authors represented include Kant, Von Schelling, Von Schiller, Goethe, Saint-Beuve, Brunetiere, Zola, Marx & Engels; Tolstoy, Gautier, Baudelaire, Verlaine, Mallarme, Bergson, Croce, Nietzsche, Freud, Jung, Maurras, Breton, Sartre and Maritain. Size: 8vo -- 8.25 in.
Seller Inventory # 009823
Published by Bonanza Books, NY, 1988
Boards. Condition: Very Good +. No Jacket. Reprint. 377 pp. Firm, clean, nearly new, upper corners bumped. A selected anthology of Einstein's popular writings. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002717
Published by Bethany House, Minneapolis, 2006
First Edition Signed
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. 288 pp.With 88 pp. glossy b&w photos. Partial stain, similar to coffee ring, on front cover. Otherwise clean. Inscribed on preliminary blank page to Billie Brown "your friend David Gibbs Matt. 25:40, 11/11/08" Dramatic, emotional story from the lawyer who represented the parents of Terri Schiavo, in a Florida right to die case that drew national attention and legislative action in 2005. Ultimately, Michael Schiavo won the right to disconnect a feeding tube that kept his wife alive in a "vegetative state" for 15 years. Lacks dust jacket. Size: 8vo - 9.24 in Tall. Inscribed by Author(s).
Seller Inventory # 009867
Published by Tuttle Publishing, Boston, 2000
Cloth. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. 208 pp., index, bibliography. 200+ photos; many full-page color photos. Guidance for designing a simple, minimalist personal environment according to Zen principles. Covering such topics as work spaces, bedrooms, nature brought indoors, use of bamboo, leaves, wood, liberation from clutter, fusion of East and West design concepts. Size: 4to -- 12 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010175