Category: Philosophy


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Ahab and other Poems

By: Crowley, Aleister

Price: $1,330.00

Publisher: London, Chiswick Press, 1903

Edition: First Edition

One of only 150 copies on hand-made paper. A nice unsophisticated copy free of ownership or other markings. Japan vellum jacket over wraps. ; 4to ; Additional images and further information provided upon request. View more info

Amphitheatrum sapientiae aeternae solius verae, christiano-kabalisticum, divino-magicum, necnon physico-chymicum, tertiunum catholicon.

By: Heinrich Khunrath

Price: $26,280.00

Publisher: Hannover, Wilhelm Anton, 1609

First edition of Khunrath's masterpiece with all the plates. (There was a 1595 edition of which there are but three extant copies; all with but four plates.) Twelve plates, including engraved Title, Frontis, nine double page plates (five rectangular, four circular) & the scarce Wise Owl plate. Two double-page tables ("amphitheatri aeternae" & "primordialiter constituunt mundum"). 60,[223] (pp.145-146 repeat pagination but continue text with correct catc... View more info

Arms-Length Philosophy

By: Dave Mack

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio, The Mimeo Shop, 1936

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscribed on free fly: "The richer thoughts, on which men's spirits thrive, Once shared, cement the friendships that survive." "A quotation from Dave Mack the author." ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 137 pages View more info

Olla. An anthology of Sixty Years of Song.

By: Crowley, Aleister.

Price: $560.00

Publisher: London, O.T.O., 1946

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Book is without wear; very tight, square, & clean with bright cover & spine gilt. With scarce dust jacket (though lacks top inch at spine). Do not hesitate to inquire further or to request images.; Quarto ; 128 pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. View more info

Rosa Mundi

By: Aleister Crowley as H. D. Carr. Auguste Rodin.

Price: $666.00

Publisher: Paris, Ph. Renouard, 1905

Edition: 1st Edition limited; First Printing

Original color lithograph by Rodin as frontispiece. One of only 500 copies published by Renouard. Staining & chipping to foredge; bump to lower fore edge corner; three inch closed tear to p.3.; 4to ; Additional images and further information provided upon request. View more info

The Beginning of Wisdom

By: Stephen Vincent Benet

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company, 1921

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Inscribed by Benet March 24, 1983 in exuberant hand. A nice clean copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; vi, 359 pages; Signed by Author View more info

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The Common-Wealth of Oceana

By: James Harrington

Price: $9,500.00

Publisher: London, J. Streater for Livewell Chapman, 1656

Edition: First Edition

Rebacked mid-nineteenth century in morocco leaving boards in their original distressed (though sturdy) calf (see image). Queer (but continuous) collation follows: [xii], 239, [blank], 255–286,189-[211] [blank]. Occasional scolia in a light pen; general browning of the text; fore-edge corners bumped; general wear to boards. Nonetheless a handsome copy. ; Harrington's economic basis for government had a profound effect on the framers of the constitution. A copy of th... View more info

The Enemy; An Intellectual Portrait of Carl Schmitt

By: Gopal Balakrishnan

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, New York, Verso, 2000

A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or any other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; viii;312 pages View more info

The Metaphysics of the Upanishads, Vicharsagar.

By: Lala Sreeram

Price: $365.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Heeralal Dhole, 1885

A nice clean text block in an unhappy but loyal binding.; Octavo: 9.5 x 6.5 in; iii, 404, vi pages View more info

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The Star & the Garter

By: Crowley, Aleister

Price: $257.50

Publisher: Inverness, Society for the Propagation of Religious Truth, 1904

Front wrap detached, chipped & creased; spine paper absent; otherwise very good. First edition following an extremely limited edition.; 4to ; Additional images and further information provided upon request. View more info