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Building the Earth

By: De Chardin, Pierre Teilhard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dimension Books: 1965

Seller ID: 2298278

Condition: Near Fine


A near fine copy in a near fine slipcase. Stitching on front board free endpaper starting to loosen. 1965 Hard Cover. 125 pp. Includes publisher's slipcase. Political, moral and religious ideas about the future of man. View more info

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The Prophet

By: Gibran, Kahlil

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1996

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2294627

Condition: Near Fine


1971 15th printing. Includes publisher's slipcase. Ink name on front endpaper. 1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 84 pp. Tall 8vo. White cloth spine, black cloth boards, gilt titles and decorations, paper spine and panel labels on slipcase. Includes sepia-toned plates by author. Gibran's famous inspirational collection of verse, which gained acceptance in the counter-culture movement, and made Gibran one of the best-selling poets of all time. View more info

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The Complete Odes and Satires of Horace

By: Horace; Alexander, Sidney; Howard, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283793

ISBN: 0691004277

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Faint smudge on page ridge. 1999 Hard Cover. xxvii, 353 pp. Horace has long been revered as the supreme lyric poet of the Augustan Age. In his perceptive introduction to this translation of Horace's Odes and Satires, Sidney Alexander engagingly spells out how the poet expresses values and traditions that remain unchanged in the deepest strata of Italian character two thousand years later. Horace shares with Italians of today a distinctive delight in the senses, a fundamental irony, a passion for seizing the moment, and a view of religion as aesthetic experience rather than mysti... View more info