New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1929. Later printing. Inscribed. Inscribed on the front free endpaper, "And with the... Read More about The Prophet
Paris: Hieronymum Drouart, 1610. First Edition. The book is a collection of lesser pieces by the great classical scholar Joseph Justus Scaliger. With a dedication to Scaliger's friend, the French historian and bibliophile Jacques Auguste de Thou and a preface by another great classical scholar, Isaac CasaubonWith contemporary annotations in..... Read More about Opuscula Varia antehac non edita. Omnium Catalogum post Praefationem Lector invenit
New York: D. Appleton, 1893. New Edition, with Appendix. Spencer is best known for coining the term "survival of the fittest", which he stated in Principles of Biology (1864), after reading Charles Darwin's The Origin of Species. This is about his trip o America in 1882. Read More about Herbert Spencer on the Americans and The Americans on Herbert Spencer
London: printed for T. Cadell, 1808. Third Edition, Corrected. Read More about Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Mind
Brattleborough, Vt: William Fessenden, 1808. Second American edition. Read More about Elements of the Philosophy of the Human Mind
Edinburgh: Printed for Archibald Constable and Company, 1818. Third Edition. Read More about Philosophical Essays
London: Kegan. paul, Trench, Trübner & Co, . First Edition in English. "He was a German philosopher, best known as a Kant scholar and for his Philosophie des Als Ob (Philosophy of "As If", 1911. In Philosophie des Als Ob, he argued that human beings can never really know the..... Read More about The Philosophy of 'As If': A System of the Theoretical, Practical, Religious, Fictions of...
Napoli: Dalla Tipografia Mas, 1817. The first reprint of the 1725 edition, with notes and ammendments from the third edition of 1744; editions printed between 1744 and 1817 reprinted the third edition of 1744. Read More about Principij di una Scienza Nuova di Gio. Battista Vico
Philadelphia: Printed for Thomas Dobson, at the Stone House, in Second Street, 1789. First American edition (stated sixteenth edition on title page). The Straw Man Fallacy. First published in England in 1725, this is the first printing in America of Watts' first important work; it ultimately became extremely influential in..... Read More about Logick: or, the Right Use of Reason in the Enquiry after Truth. With a variety of rules to guard...
London: Printed for Richard Ford and Richard Hett, 1734. First edition. A collection of essays, thoughts and poems written in earlier years on a diversity of subjects. Read More about Reliquiae Juveniles: Miscellaneous Thoughts in Prose and Verse, on Natural, Moral and Divine...