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Great Ideas 20 Seminal Works That Have Changed the World
1 Great Ideas 20 Seminal Works That Have Changed the World
London Penguin 2004 First Thus Paperback Fine. 12 Mo 
20 volumes. George Orwell, Why I Write; Sigmund Freud, Civilization and its Discontents; Virginia Woolf, A Room of One's Own; Friedrich Nietzsche, Why I am So Wise; Charles Darwin, On Natural Selection; John ruskin, On Art and Life; ArthurSchopenhauer, On the Suffering of the World; Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels, The Communist Manifesto; William Hazlitt, On the Pleasure of Hating; Mary Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Women; Thomas Paine, Common Sense; Edward Gibbon, The Christians and the Fall of Rome; Jean- Jacques Rousseau, The Social Contract; Jonathan Swift, A Tale of a Tub; Michel de Montaigne, On Friendship; Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince; Thomas a Kempis, The Inner Life; St Augustine, Confessions of a Sinner; Marcus Aurelius, Meditations; Seneca, On the Shortness of Life. In slip case. Multiple volumes. Please enquire about shipping costs. 
Price: 110.00 GBP
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Speech of the Right Honorable John Foster, Speaker of the House of Commons of Ireland
2 Speech of the Right Honorable John Foster, Speaker of the House of Commons of Ireland
James Moore 1800 Small 4to 
Delivered in committee, on Monday the 17th of February, 1800. Bound in modern paper wraps with printed paper label. Half title, title page, 44pp+appendix of tables concerning duties pertaining should the Act of Union take place. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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The Duke of Newcastle's Letter, By His Majesty's Order
3 The Duke of Newcastle's Letter, By His Majesty's Order
London 1753 Small Folio 
(Title cont.) to Monsieur Michell, the King of Prussia's Secretary of the Embassy, in Answer to the Memorial, and other papers, deliver'd, by Monsieur Michell, to the Duke of Newcastle, n the 23rd of November, and 13th of December Last. Printed by Edward Owen. 46pp + 2 folding charts - lists of "Neutral Shipping" "Prussian Shipping". Bound in half calf over marbled boards with a Brooklyn Public Library book plate on pastedown. Charts torn with no loss. 
Price: 215.00 GBP
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4 0'SULLIVAN, RICHARD Edited By The King's Good Servant - Papers Read to the Thomas More Society of London
Oxford Basil Blackwell 1948 First Canadian Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 12mo 
The papers "discuss the living principles of law and legislation, of ethics and of politics that guided the thought and life of the saint." Photogravure frontis portrait, 112pp. Dw (some darkening). 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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5 ABERCROMBIE, JOHN Inquiries Concerning the Intellectual Powers and the Investigation of Truth
Edinburgh Waugh and Innes 1831 Second Edition Hard Cover 8vo 
Full leather with raised bands, spine lable and gilt decoration, marbled page edges,silk mark Spine is faded and there is a bit of scuffing otherwise a nice tight clean copy. 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Summae Contra Gentiles Ad Lectionem Codicis Autographi in Bibliotheca Vatican Adservati Probatissimorum Codicum Meliorisque Notae Editionum Fideliter Impressi, AQUINAS, THOMAS
6 AQUINAS, THOMAS Summae Contra Gentiles Ad Lectionem Codicis Autographi in Bibliotheca Vatican Adservati Probatissimorum Codicum Meliorisque Notae Editionum Fideliter Impressi
Rome Typographia Forzanii 1888 
Books 1 - !V in one volume. Latin Text. Half vellum over marbled boards with black spine label gilt, marbled endpapers. 722 inc index. some foxing to page edges. Bears the inscription of Edward Healy Thompson (dated Jan 16 1891. Cheltenham), author of RC works and uncle of the poet Francis Thompson. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Bacon's Essays and Colours of Good and Evil, BACON, FRANCIS
7 BACON, FRANCIS Bacon's Essays and Colours of Good and Evil
London Macmillan 1891 8vo 
Golden Treasury Series, a reprint of the third edition limited to 250 copies with notes and glossarial index by Waldis Wright.. Full vellum, title page with engraved vignette, 388pp. A nice tight copy with some minor foxing to prelims and page edges.Book plate of Edward William Fordham (author of "Songs of the Specials". 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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8 BAKER, JOHN R Abraham Trembley of Geneva Scientist and Philosopher 1710-1784
London Edward Arnold 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Nr Fine Very Good 8vo 
Black and white illustrations, 259pp inc index. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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9 BARDENS, DENNIS Churchill in Parliament
London Robert Hale 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
Black and white photographs, 381pp inc index. Dw (chipped), gift inscription on ffep ). 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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Des Idees Napoleoniennes; Par Le Prince Napoleon-Louis Bonaparte, BONAPARTE, NAPOLEON-LOUIS
10 BONAPARTE, NAPOLEON-LOUIS Des Idees Napoleoniennes; Par Le Prince Napoleon-Louis Bonaparte
Paris Bohaire 1839 First Thus Very Good 8vo 
Original wraps bound into marbled boards with buckram spine, pp75 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Christian Morals, BROWNE, SIR THOMAS
11 BROWNE, SIR THOMAS Christian Morals
Cambridge University Press 1904 Limited Edition Hard Cover 8vo ` 
One of a limited edition of 250 copies (originally published in 1716), vellum spine over paper covered boards, printed on hand-made paper, engraved vignette on title page, 98pp. Covers and endpapers unevenly browned, but contents bright. There is a short tear across the margin of p. 55. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Religio Medici and Other Writings, BROWNE, SIR THOMAS
12 BROWNE, SIR THOMAS Religio Medici and Other Writings
London Dent 1952 Reprint Cloth Very Good Good 12 Mo 
Everyman's Library 92. Introduction by Prof. C H Herford. 296pp + publisher's list. Dw (torn with small loss at top of spine). 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Browne's Religio Medici and Digby's Observations, BROWNE, THOMAS
13 BROWNE, THOMAS Browne's Religio Medici and Digby's Observations
Oxford at the Clarendon 1909 Very Good 12 Mo 
Tudor & Stuart Library. Faux vellum covers, bw frontis plate, decorated head and tail pieces. pp 183;44. Spine darkened, ownership names on ffep. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Religio Medici and Other Writings, BROWNE, THOMAS
14 BROWNE, THOMAS Religio Medici and Other Writings
London Dent (Everyman) 1934 Reissue Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 12 Mo 
Contents and dw darkened. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Speeches of John Philpot on the Following Very Interesting Trials:. To Which is Added Henry Grattan, Esq's Celebrated Speech on the Catholic Question, CURRAN
15 CURRAN Speeches of John Philpot on the Following Very Interesting Trials:. To Which is Added Henry Grattan, Esq's Celebrated Speech on the Catholic Question
Dublin Stockdale 1805 8vo 
Philip Curran was a barrister who appeared for the defence in a number of high profile state trials concerning Ireland. Recently recased with marbled boards and dark brown buckram spine with printed paper label, new endpapers, frontis portrait of Curran, pp400;16. Foxed throughout with some bad staining to some pages. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Modern Parliamentary Eloquence the Rede Lecture Delivered Before the University of Cambridge November 6, 1913, EARL CURZON OF KEDLESTON
16 EARL CURZON OF KEDLESTON Modern Parliamentary Eloquence the Rede Lecture Delivered Before the University of Cambridge November 6, 1913
London Macmillan 1913 First Edition Cloth Nr Fine No Jacket 8vo 
79pp inc index. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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From Crow-Scaring to Westminster an Autobiography, EDWARDS, GEORGE
17 EDWARDS, GEORGE From Crow-Scaring to Westminster an Autobiography
London The Labour Publishing Company 1922 First Edition Buckram Very Good Card 8vo 
Bw illustrations, 240 pp inc index. Something has chewed the top edge of the spine. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Himself Alone David Trimble and the Ordeal of Unionism, GODSON, DEAN
18 GODSON, DEAN Himself Alone David Trimble and the Ordeal of Unionism
London HarperCollins 2004 000257098 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo 
Black and white plates. 1002 pp inc index. Heavy book which will require extra shipping. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Helmsmen and Heroes Control Theory as a Key to Past and Future, GOSLING, WILLIAM
19 GOSLING, WILLIAM Helmsmen and Heroes Control Theory as a Key to Past and Future
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1994 0297814494 / 9780297814498 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo 
"Professor Gosling takes the reader on a brief tour of positive feedback, negative feedback and the rest, then applies this theory to a fascinating analysis of politics and economics in the twentieth century. He concludes with a guardedly optimistic view of the future of technology." 230pp inc index. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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The Problem of the Distressed Areas, HANNINGTON, WAL
20 HANNINGTON, WAL The Problem of the Distressed Areas
London Gollancz 1937 First Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo 
Left Book Club. bw plates, 286pp. Spine faded and some browning to contents. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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