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A Book For Parents

By: Makarenko, A. S.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Moscow, Russia, Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954


Translated from the Russian by Robert Daglish. Clean bright copy with silk marker attached. Slight lean to spine - 410 pages. Blue boards with gilt lettering. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Closer Look at The Lord of the Rings

By: Smith, Mark Eddy

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Eastbourne, East Sussex, United Kingdom, Kingsway Publications, 2002

Edition: Reprint


Looks at the book that inspired the whole genre of modern fantasy literature. Unread paperback - 141 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Decade of Decision

By: Hoyle, Fred

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Scientific Book Club, 1955

Edition: Book Club


Forth-right book in which the author considers the problems of surviving in the ever expanding populations. Light sunning to page edges else a clean, sqaure copy in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear - 175 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Modern Introduction to Moral Philosophy

By: Montefiore, Alan

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1958

Edition: Reprint


Lovely, clean, tight copy. Jacket spine is lightly faded. 213pp Intended as an introduction not only for students but more generally for anyone interested in finding out something of the nature and point of modern methods of philosphic analysis when applied to problems of moral philosophy. View more info

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A Newman Anthology

By: Lilly, William Samuel ( Arranged By )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Dennis Dobson Ltd., 1949

Edition: Complete and Unabridged


Characteristics from Newman's writings, being selections personal, historical, philosophical, and religious. Pocket edition on special India paper. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear with small losses and sunning to spine - 355 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Abelard and Heloise

By: Robertson, Durant Waite

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Millington Limited, 1974

Edition: First Edition


Professor Robertson rescues from dubious legend and restores to full life two of the most intriguing figures of the Middle Ages. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 238 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Abundance of Creation

By: Tippett, Michael

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Housemans Bookshop Ltd, 1975

Edition: Reprint


8 page stapled pamphlet being an artist's vision of creative peace, by the composer of the modern oratorio 'Child of our Time'. Good clean copy with some light sunning to wraps. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Adventures of Ideas

By: Whitehead, Alfred North

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge at the University Press, 1943

Edition: Reprint


A study of the concept of civilization, and an endeavor to understand how it is that civilized beings arise. Good, clean copy with light shelfwear to boards - 392 pages including indexes of Proper Names and Terms. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Aesop's Fables

By: Allen, Arthur B. (retold by)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Golden Galley Press, 1948

Edition: First Thus


Good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w which shows wear & tear and some loss. Previous owner's details partially rubbed out on ffep. Part of The Golden Galley Series of Junior Classics - 74 pages. View more info

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An Area of Darkness

By: Naipaul, V. S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society, 1966


Serves not only a discovery of India, but also a writer's discovery of a great deal in himself. Previous owner's name to ffep else a clean, square hardback in a d/w - 288 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Antonio Gramsci : Life of a Revolutionary

By: Fiori, Giuseppe

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, New Left Books, 1970

Edition: First English Edition


Translated by Tom Nairn. Tells of the life and times of the Italian neo-Marxist theorist and politician, who wrote on political theory, sociology and linguistics. Clean, square hardback lacking a d/w - 304 pages including index. Light sunning to spine. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Baba : A Return to China Upon My Father's Shoulders

By: Yang, Belle

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Pavillion, 1995

Edition: First British Edition


Clean, bright copy in price-clipped d/w which shows creases to inner flap. An illustrated odyssey of the fourth of seven children in the House of Yang, a prominent Manchurian family, who experienced the Japanese occupation of northern China. Through his life Baba is informed and influenced by characters both human and spiritual: the benevolent goddess Guanyin, the mystical Scholar Wang and the vague and ominously prophetic Ma Po Po. View more info

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Celebrating Resistance: The Way of the Cross in Latin America

By: Solle, Dorothee

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Mowbray, 1993

Edition: First English Edition


Clean, tight paperback translated by Joyce Irwin and with a foreword by Michael Taylor. The author's account on the strong impression the various countries of Latin America made on her throughout her travels. 146 pages. View more info

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Champions of Freedom : Volume 10

By: Various

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Hillsdale, MI, USA., Hillsdale College Press, 1983

Edition: Annual Edition


With contributions from Bruce Bartlett, Arthur Shenfield, Lewis E. Lehrman, Martin C. Anderson and Murray L. Weidenbaum. Good clean paperback with sunning to spine - 101 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Champions of Freedom : Volume 2

By: Smith, Barbara J. ( Editor )

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Hillsdale, MI, USA., Hillsdale College Press, 1975


With contributions from John Davenport, Arthur Shenfield, John Exeter, Bertel M. Sparks, R. Heath Larry and Robert M. Bielberg. Good clean paperback with sunning to spine - 127 pages. View more info