New York: Random House, 1945. Hardcover. Later printing. Brown cloth boards with blue and gilt titles to spines. Previous owner signature and stamp to front free endpapers. Bottom corners of ffep are clipped. Old bookplates have been removed from endpapers leaving minor residue. Clean and bright otherwise. 1097 pages in Volume I; 1179 pages in Volume II. PHIL/061020. Very Good.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Garden City: Doubleday and Company Inc, 1973. Hardcover. First Edition. "In text written especially to complement the Harrises' bold illustrations, Father Berrigan draws on personal experiences, particularly in prison, to explore the symbolism of the cross. At the same time, he commments on war, the Church, madness and sanity, the individual's evaluation of his role in society, and the cross itself as it has been and can become for each person" (jacket). Thin Quarto. Grey cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Ex-library marking in red pen to front free endpaper and to half title page. Full page color illustrations. In orange dust jacket with white title to spine and front panels. Sunning to spine of jacket. Closed tears and wear to edges of jacket. Minor rubbing and light soiling to jacket. Clean interior. Unpaginated. REL/062520. Very Good / Very Good.
Madrid: En la oficina de davila, 1816. Hardcover. Letters by the Roman statesman and philosopher, Cicero - translated here into Spanish. Full brown leather boards with red and gilt title label to spine. Bowing to boards and minor wear to edges. Previous owner embossed stamp to title page and inscription in pen to verso of title page. Occasional spots of foxing, a few water marks, and occasional smudge marks, but clean and bright overall. Marbled endpapers. Creasing and short closed tear to rear endpaper. Text in Spanish. 251 pages plus index. SPA/013119. Very Good.
Lipsiae [Leipzig]: Sumptibus Et Typis B.G. Teubneri, 1830. Hardcover. Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 B.C.-43 B.C.) was the renowned Roman philosopher, politician, and orator. De Officiis, "The Duties," was written the year before he was assassinated and published posthumously. The work was divided into three books. This small volume is bound in quarter leather with marbled paper boards. Chipped, bumped, and rubbed. Paper spine label is tattered. Interior pages are browned and foxed although text is still quite legible. Small library stamp and sticker. A good plus copy of a relatively scarce edition. In Latin. 107 pages. PHIL/010814. Good +.
Geneva: Librairie de l'Universite Georg & Cie S. A., (1962). Hardcover. 4to. White glossy paper covered boards with black title to front and spine panels. Illustrations to boards. Light browning to board edges as well as minor rubbing. Chipping to plastic coating along hinges. Minor wear to foot of spine. Interior is clean and bright with many black and white illustrations and tipped in color illustrations. Also includes other tipped in items like a playing card and a letter. IN FRENCH. 74 pages. Philosphy. PHIL/041708. Very Good +.
New York: B.W. Huebsch, 1907. Hardcover. Yellow cloth boards with green title to spine and front cover. Browning to spine, minor soiling including a few spots of black paint to rear cover, and minor wear to spine ends and edges. Minor pencil underlining and previous owner signature, else clean interior. 64 pages. PHIL/032119. Very Good.
Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1931. Hardcover. Second edition, revised and augmented. Blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Minor wear to spine ends. Clean interior. In brown jacket with dark blue title to spine and front panels. Browning and wear to jacket. Tear to spine panel with chips to edges. 365 pages. PHIL/032420. Very Good / Very Good.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1968. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. 8vo. Beige cloth boards with black title to spine. Clean, bright interior with tight binding. Black illustrated dust jacket with white title to spine. Minor wear to edges of jacket. Index, 351 pages. PHIL/122206. Fine in Near Fine dj.