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Justice for Hedgehogs

By: Dworkin, Ronald

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA/London, The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press: 2011

Seller ID: 2501

Condition: New


Hardcover with dust jacket, 16.5 by 24 cm, xi 506 pp. New, unread copy. “The fox knows many things, the Greeks said, but the hedgehog knows one big thing. In his most comprehensive work, Ronald Dworkin argues that value in all its forms is one big thing: that what truth is, life means, morality requires, and justice demands are different aspects of the same large question. He develops original theories on a great variety of issues very rarely considered in the same book: moral skepticism, literary, artistic, and historical interpretation, free will, ancient moral theory, being good and liv... View more info

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The English Philosophers

By: Leslie Allen Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1953

Edition: First edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148

Condition: Very Good


London: Faber and Faber, 1953. First edition. Very Good/poor. London: Faber and Faber, 1953. First edition. Very Good/poor. SIGNED by the author on the title page and includes a signed letter from the author. Hardcover with dust jacket. Faber and Faber (London), 1953 first edition. The hardcover is in very good condition with light wear and bumping to the boards. The edges of the textblock and the endpapers have light foxing and there is a dampstain on the lower edge of the rear pastedown where it looks like a label was removed. The previous owner's name, Vincent H. Butler, is in pen in... View more info

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The Ghost of Stalin

By: Sartre, Jean-Paul; Martha H. Fletcher, trans.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller, Inc.: 1968

Edition: first American edition

Seller ID: 3051

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dust jacket, black cloth with silver spine titles, 14.5 by 21.5 cm, 150 pp. The hardcover is very good with some crimping on the fore-edge of nine leaves (see image); the jacket is very good with light edgewear and a few faint creases. The Ghost of Stalin is Sartre’s “protest against Soviet intervention in Hungary in 1956. It represents one of his most incisive critiques of Stalinism in its relation to the historical development of Marxism.” View more info