Ad Infinitum Books

Quick Search

Title
Author
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

ESSAYS.

ESSAYS.

Click on Title to view full description

 
201 HUXLEY, JULIAN. Essays In Popular Science.
Chatto and Windus, London: 1929. First Phoenix Library Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Pencil writings on rear end paper. Previous owner glued in supplementary illustration. Dustjacket has a few chips with tape reinforcing the spine, and top and bottom edges. 
Essays on Heredity, Determination of Sex, Biology in Utopia, The Meaning of Death, Evolution, The Frog and Biology, The Tadpole. Includes an Index. 
Price: 31.59 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
202 HUXLEY, THOMAS H. Man's Place In Nature And Other Anthropological Essays.
Hurst and Company, New York: 1899. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 15.91 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
203 HYMAN, STANLEY EDGAR. The Promised End: Essays And Reviews, 1942-1962.
The World Publishing Company, Cleveland and New York: 1963. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 14.01 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
204 HYMAN, STANLEY EDGAR. The Promised End: Essays And Reviews, 1942-1962.
The World Publishing Company, Cleveland and New York: 1963. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 14.01 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
205 ILLICH, IVAN. Toward A History Of Needs.
Pantheon Books, New York: 1978. 0394410408 / 9780394410401 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 33.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
206 INSINGEL, MARK; DIXON, ADRIENNE (TRANSLATOR). Reflections.
Red Dust, New Yortk: 1968 0873760212 / 9780873760218 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Within conventional families, conventional neighborhoods, where the people seem almost interchangeable, terrible events take place. This translation explains what does take place when people are not looking. 
Price: 42.28 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
207 JAMES, WILLIAM; EDITED WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY AUBREY CASTELL. Essays In Pragmatism.
MacMillan Publishing Co., NY: 1948. Hafner Press Edition. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. Water stains on top edge. 
Collection of seven essays written between 1897 and 1907 dealing with philosophical method and with the topics of free will, morals, science, religion, and the nature of truth. 
Price: 4.28 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
208 JENKINS, NEWTON. I've Got The Remedy.
Newton Jenkins, Chicago: 1940. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 

Price: 95.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
209 JEROME, JEROME K. The Idle Thoughts Of An Idle Fellow.
The Rodgers Company, Philadelphia. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition considering its age. 
Contains essays entitled: On Being Hard Up, On being in the Blues, On Vanity and Vanities, On Getting On in the World, On Being Idle, On Being in Love, On the Weather, On Cats and Dogs, On Being Shy, On Babies, On Eating and Drinking, On Furnished Apartments, On Dress and Deportment, and On Memory. 
Price: 95.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
210 JONES, RICHARD FOSTER (EDITOR). Francis Bacon: Essays, Advancement Of Learning, New Atlantis And Other Pieces.
Odyssey Press, New York: 1937. Eighth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 23.99 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
211 KALLEN, HORACE M. The Liberal Spirit: Essays On Problems Of Freedom In The Modern World.
Cornell University Presss, Ithaca: 1948. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
The essays and addresses composing this book were prepared for college classes, learned societies, university celebrations, and meetings of personnel managers. Some have never been printed before. 
Price: 69.59 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
212 KAPLAN, JUSTIN (EDITOR & INTRODUCTION); ATWAN, ROBERT (SERIES EDITOR). The Best American Essays 1990.
Ticknor & Fields, New York: 1990. 0899199372 / 9780899199375 First Printing. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
Includes essays by Michael Arlen, Jacques Barzun, Anatole Broyard, Alan M. Dershowitz, Annie Dillard, Stanley Elkin, Joseph Epstein, Stephen Jay Gould, Ann Hodgman, Sue Hubbell, Stuart Klavans, Natalie Kusz, Ursula K. Le Guin, Jay McInerney, James A. McPherson, Leonard Michaels, Michael Pollan, Randy Shilts, Paul West, Joy Williams, and Tom Wolfe. 
Price: 4.99 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
213 KASDORF, JULIA. The Body And The Book: Writing From A Mennonite Life.
The Johns Hopkins Universiy Press, Baltimore and London: 0801866626 / 9780801866623 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This collection of essays by nationally known poet Julia Kasdorf "probe," in her own words, "the tangled threads of gender and cultural/religious identity as they relate to the emergence and exercise of literary authority." Her ten essays, accompanied by forty-two engaging illustrations (from a nude by Titian, to family photos, to a famous image of Marilyn Monroe) and a dozen of her poems, focus on specific aspects of Mennonite life. 
Price: 69.83 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
214 KENNAN, GEORGE F.; AND STUDENTS AND TEACHERS FROM VARIOUS UNIVERTIES. Democracy And The Student Left.
Atlantic Monthly Press Book, Boston: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A book response to George F. Kennan's article that appeared in the New York Times in 1968. It is reprinted here. 
Price: 14.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
215 KENNEDY, GAIL (EDITED WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY). Pragmatism And American Culture: Problems In American Civilization.
D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1968. s Softcover. Poor condition. Pages are discolored. Cover has creasing and scratches. 
A collection of essays that deal with American Culture and the Government's responsibility, written by noted writers in their fields. 
Price: 9.26 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
216 KENNEDY, GAIL (EDITOR). Pragmatism And American Culture
D. C. Heath and Company, Boston: 1950. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
A collection of essays that deal with American Culture and the Government's responsibility, written by noted writers in their fields. 
Price: 14.01 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
217 KENNEDY, ROBERT F. To Seek A Newer World.
Bantam Books, New York: 1968. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Published just months before his assassination, this manifesto provides the best glimpse of what might have been, had RFK lived long enough to be President. Anyone who thinks of him primarily as a Brother Protector or as a hard-nosed mob-fighter should read this book to see the incredible depth that RFK achieved in his later years. 
Price: 6.41 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
218 KEYNES, JOHN MAYNARD; KEYNES, GEOFFREY (EDITOR). Essays In Biography.
W. W. Norton & Company, New York: 1963. New Edition with Three additional Essays. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Includes essays entitled The Council of Four, Paris, 1919; Mr. Lloyd George: A Fragment; Mr. Bonar Law; Edwin Montagu; Winston Churchill; The Great Villiers Connection; Trotsky on England; Robert Malthus: The First of the Cambridge Economists; Alfred Marshall, F. Y. Edgeworth; F. P. Ramsey; William Stanley Jevons, Newton, The Man; and Mary Paley Marshall. Includes an Index. 
Price: 28.26 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
219 KINCAID, JAMAICA (EDITOR); ATWAN, ROBERT (SERIES EDITOR). The Best American Essays, 1995.
Houghton-Mifflin Co., 1995. 0395691834 / 9780395691830 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
A collection of 20 essays in a book edited by Jamaica Kincaid. 
Price: 4.80 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
220 KINCAID, JAMAICA (EDITOR); ATWAN, ROBERT (SERIES EDITOR). The Best American Essays, 1995.
Houghton-Mifflin Co., 1995. 0395691834 / 9780395691830 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
A collection of 20 essays in a book edited by Jamaica Kincaid. 
Price: 4.80 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
<< Skip 10  < PREV    11  12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie