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Julien Offray de La Mettrie (* 23.11.1709 in Saint-Malo; + 11.11.1751 in Potsdam)

Published by Meiner Felix Verlag Gmbh, Deutschland (2009)

ISBN 10: 378731931X ISBN 13: 9783787319312

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Item Description: Meiner Felix Verlag Gmbh, Deutschland, 2009. Softcover. Book Condition: Neu. 1. Auflage. Orig. Broschur ungelesen.Tadelloser Zustand. Bookseller Inventory # BID_10380

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Item Description: mercure de france, 1963. Couverture rigide. Book Condition: Bon. Edition originale. pour les classiques mais surtout pour les 14 récits moins connus. Bookseller Inventory # E3-Y759-EMWH

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Faverge (J.-M.), Leplat (J.) et Guiguet (B.)

Published by Presses Universitaires de France (1958)

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Item Description: Presses Universitaires de France, 1958. Couverture souple. Book Condition: Bon. Pas de jaquette. Edition originale. Paris, Presses Universitaires de France, éditeur, coll. le Psychologue, 1958 – Broché, 11 cm x 18 cm, 292 pages – Texte de Faverge (J.-M.), Leplat (J.) et Guiguet (B.) - Chapitres : description du travail en termes de réponses à des signaux - diagnostic - dispositifs de signalisation - dispositifs de commande - aménagement du temps de travail - milieu physique de travail - expérimentation et critères - 53 figures - Bon état. Bookseller Inventory # SB24385

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Julien Offroy De La Mettrie

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Item Description: Hachette Livre Bnf, United States, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: French . Brand New Book. Oeuvres philosophiques de Julien Offroy de La Mettrie, contenant l homme machine, l homme plante; traite de l ame, l art de jouir, discours sur le bonheurDate de l edition originale: 1731Ce livre est la reproduction fidele d une oeuvre publiee avant 1920 et fait partie d une collection de livres reimprimes a la demande editee par Hachette Livre, dans le cadre d un partenariat avec la Bibliotheque nationale de France, offrant l opportunite d acceder a des ouvrages anciens et souvent rares issus des fonds patrimoniaux de la BnF.Les oeuvres faisant partie de cette collection ont ete numerisees par la BnF et sont presentes sur Gallica, sa bibliotheque numerique.En entreprenant de redonner vie a ces ouvrages au travers d une collection de livres reimprimes a la demande, nous leur donnons la possibilite de rencontrer un public elargi et participons a la transmission de connaissances et de savoirs parfois difficilement accessibles.Nous avons cherche a concilier la reproduction fidele d un livre ancien a partir de sa version numerisee avec le souci d un confort de lecture optimal. Nous esperons que les ouvrages de cette nouvelle collection vous apporteront entiere satisfaction.Pour plus d informations, rendez-vous sur. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9782013728294

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REYMOND Marcel :

Published by Imprimerie La Concorde, Lausanne (1939). (1939)

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Item Description: Imprimerie La Concorde, Lausanne (1939)., 1939. Édition originale.. Broché, couverture imprimée. Tiré à part, dédicacé, forcément rare, des Cahiers protestants. Bookseller Inventory # YG11427

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Jean-Louis Laurière

Published by Eyrolles, Paris (1988)

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Item Description: Eyrolles, Paris, 1988. 1ª Edición. 473 pp. 24 x 17 cm. Rústica. Bordes ligeramente rozados. Francés. . IMPORTANTE. Lea Nuestras Condiciones de Venta y Gastos de Envío. Contrareembolso 4 eur.Buen Estado. Bookseller Inventory # (53541)FTAM8452

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KIRKINEN, Heikki.

Published by Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia,, Helsinki: (1960)

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Item Description: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia,, Helsinki:, 1960. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Text is in French. First edition (paperback). Very good in printed wraps.; 513 pages B00KFIHWJ4. Bookseller Inventory # 73730

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Vartanian, Aram; Julien Offray de La Mettrie

Published by Princeton University Press, Princeton (1960)

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Item Description: Princeton University Press, Princeton, 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: good. First printing. First edition, 1960. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 264 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Good dust jacket, some age-toning to the pages and page-edges, light rubbing to the tips of the book's covers, tips of the dust jacket flaps are clipped, some soiling and discoloration to the dust jacket, creasing, tearing, and a bit of loss to the edges of the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector. Uncommon book. Bookseller Inventory # s00022277

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Vartanian, Aram:

Published by Princeton, University Press, (1960)

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Item Description: Princeton, University Press, 1960. 8°, OLnbd. 1. Aufl.. 264 S. Gesuchte Ausgabe. Anglo-french edition / édition franco-anglaise. Mit wissenschaftl. App. Einband gering berieben, gestempelt, mit Signatur, sonst schönes Ex. Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 0. Bookseller Inventory # 119827

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CARTIER-BRESSON Henri - ETIEMBLE

Published by Chêne (1972)

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Item Description: Chêne, 1972. In-4 oblong "à l'italienne" ( 270 X 305 mm ) de 116 pages, cartonnage anthracite estampé sous jaquette illustrée. Introduction d'ETIEMBLE. 114 magnifiques photographies hors-texte de Henri CARTIER-BRESSON sur les rapports de l'homme et de la machine, réalisées pour une commande de I.B.M. en 1969. Mise en page de Robert DELPIRE. Edition originale et premier tirage. Très bel exemplaire. Beaux-arts Photographie Edition-originale. Bookseller Inventory # 479044

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VARTANIAN, Aram (1922-1997) [LA METTRIE, Julien Offray de 1709-1751]

Published by Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1960. (1960)

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Item Description: Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1960., 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. 4 leaves, 264 pp. Original cloth. Near Fine, without dust jacket. See annotation to Garrison-Morton 586 for this book. Garrison-Morton 586 (citing 1st French ed., 1748): 'La Mettrie attempted among other things to prove the materialism of the soul. The book, published anonymously, was burnt by order of the magistrates of Leyden, owing to its heretical nature.'. Bookseller Inventory # 21303

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LA METTRIE ( Julien Offray de ) Abraham JOHNSON Avec Une Introduction et des notes de J. ASSÉZAT

Published by Frédéric Henry . Libraire - Éditeur, Paris (1865)

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Item Description: Frédéric Henry . Libraire - Éditeur, Paris, 1865. Demi maroquin à coins . Book Condition: Très bon état .-. 2 VOLUMES... 2 volumes . Singularités Physiologiques I et II . Lucina Sine Concubitu ( XXXI ) , 165 pp. L'Homme Machine ( LI ) , 180 pp. Avec Introducction et notes J Assézat.- Demi maroquin havane à coins , reliure de style XVIIIème Siècle . Dos ornés .Tête dorée .- Bel exemplaire ,.***** //// ***** .- 2 volumes . Introductions by J.Assezat. 3/4 morocco. Top edge gilt. Very fine . Size: In 12vo carré 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 002310

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VARTANIAN, Aram.

Published by Princeton University Press,, Princeton: (1960)

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Item Description: Princeton University Press,, Princeton:, 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. A critical edition with an introductory monograph and notes. First edition thus. Very good in a very good (foxing on rear panel) dust jacket. ; 264 pages B0007HPRAE. Bookseller Inventory # 78653

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VARTANIAN, Aram (1922-1997) [LA METTRIE, Julien Offray de 1709-1751]

Published by Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1960. (1960)

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Item Description: Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1960., 1960. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 4 leaves, 264 pp. Original cloth. Very Good+, in very good dust jacket. See annotation to Garrison-Morton 586 for this book. Garrison-Morton 586 (citing 1st French ed., 1748): 'La Mettrie attempted among other things to prove the materialism of the soul. The book, published anonymously, was burnt by order of the magistrates of Leyden, owing to its heretical nature.'. Bookseller Inventory # 18418

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Henri Cartier-Bresson

Published by IBM World Corporation, Paris (1969)

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Item Description: IBM World Corporation, Paris, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Printing. No jacket, as issued. Very slight fading of endpaper edges. Very light wear to edges of spine and corners, although corners are square and not bumped. A beautiful, near flawless copy. Bookseller Inventory # 001776

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Cartier-Bresson, Henri:

Published by IBM World Trade Corporation, (1969)

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Item Description: IBM World Trade Corporation, 1969. 1. Auflage.. 116 S: Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen. Guter Erhaltungszustand. Lager- und Altersspuren am Einband. Sprache: Deutsch Original-Leineneinband mit Original-Schutzumschlag. Bookseller Inventory # 25698

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VARTANIAN, Aram [LA METTRIE]

Published by Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1960. (1960)

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Item Description: Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1960., 1960. 4 leaves, 264 pp. Original cloth. Very Good, in dust jacket. First Edition. See annotation to Garrison-Morton 586 for this book. Garrison-Morton 586 (citing 1st French ed., 1748): "La Mettrie attempted among other things to prove the materialism of the soul. The book, published anonymously, was burnt by order of the magistrates of Leyden, owing to its heretical nature.". Bookseller Inventory # 9304

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De l'âme des Bêtes, ou après avoir: DILLY, Antoine]

DILLY, Antoine]

Published by Anisson & Poysuel, Lyon (1676)

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Item Description: Anisson & Poysuel, Lyon, 1676. Couverture rigide. Book Condition: Bon. Edition originale. Pleine basane de l'époque. Un volume in-12 (133x74 mm), (24)-359 pages Reliure frottée, coiffes abîmées. Édition originale. Antoine Dilly n'inspire des théories de Descartes sur l'animal-machine. L'animal, est conçu comme une machine, c'est-à-dire un corps entièrement dépourvu d'âme. Cette théorie sera critiquée dès son apparition par Pardies, mais plus encore à l'époque des Lumières, par Voltaire, Diderot ou encore Rousseau. ___________________________________________________________________________________ ______________________________ENGLISH_DESCRIPTION______________________________ __________________________________________________________________ _________________ Contemporary full sheep. 12mo(133x74 mm), (24)-359 pages Binding rubbed, caps worn. First edition In 12 / 12mo 155g. Bookseller Inventory # D2194

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CARTIER-BRESSON Henri

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Item Description: Chêne, Paris, 1972. Cartonnage, jaquette illustrée. Book Condition: Très bon exemplaire. Dust Jacket Condition: Jaquette en parfait état. Edition originale. Edition originale. Introduction d'Etiemble. 114 phoptographies de Cartier-Bresson sur les rapports de l'homme et de la machine, réalisées pour une commande de I.B.M. en 1969. Mise en page de Robert Delpire. Très bel exemplaire avec sa jaquette. Bookseller Inventory # 005370

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l'homme & la machine: Cartier-Bresson, Henri

Cartier-Bresson, Henri

Published by Edition Chene Paris (1972)

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Item Description: Edition Chene Paris, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Sehr gut. Dust Jacket Condition: Wie neu. 1. Auflage. Foreword Bruce MacKenzie. Introduction Etiemble. French Text. Trade Edition of book of work comissioned by IBM. 96 black + white plates. One small damage to front flyleaf. Hardcover in dustjacket. Otherwise a good copy. Please look at a catalogue of all my photography books. At BOOKSELLER: Click on Gura. INVENTORY: Search Seller's Books. KEYWORDS: Photography. SORT BY: Author A-Z or Title A-Z. START SEARCH. Buch. Bookseller Inventory # 811

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Dilly

Published by A Lyon, Chez Anisson & Posuel, 1676. (1676)

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Item Description: A Lyon, Chez Anisson & Posuel, 1676., 1676. Couverture rigide. Book Condition: Satisfaisant. 1ère édition. (10), 359 p. In-12, pleine basane, dos à 5 nerfs orné de fleurons. Manque au dos. Coiffes manquantes. 1 mors faible. Edition originale de ce texte inspiré par la théorie de Descartes sur l'animal-machine. Livre ancien. Bookseller Inventory # 1276

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LA METTRIE, Julien Offray de.

Published by Elie Luzac Fils, Leyde (1748)

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Item Description: Elie Luzac Fils, Leyde, 1748. Book Condition: Recently rebound. SECOND EDITION. TP + [i]-[iv] = Avertissement + [vi]-[xviii] = Dedicace + [1]-109, 12mo. Sometimes referred to as the "X" issue of the First Edition but, more accurately, the Second Edition, (Stoddard 31). The Most Shocking Enlightenment Declaration of Atheism.The very rare second edition of La Mettrie's L'Homme Machine - the first edition (numbering 108 pages and sometimes referred to as the "W" issue) having been destroyed on orders of the Consistoire of Leyden in December of 1747 with almost no copies surviving. Tchemerzine (VI, p. 465) reports only 6 to 8 extant copies of this edition - but incorrectly claims a TP date of 1747. Tchemerzine then lists a 148 page edition as being the next edition issued after this rare first edition but this has since been proved to be a later piracy and is sometimes referred to as the "Y" issue. Roger Stoddard, in his recent bibliography on La Mettrie, lists the rare 108 page version (#30) as the true first edition. He differentiates between two 109 page versions (#31 & #32) by noting that the first has a 6 line quote from Voltaire on the TP while the second has a 7 line quote. Although both of these books have title pages listing 1748 (MDCCXLVIII) as the publication date, Stoddard notes that the first (#31) was published in "1752 or before" and the second (#32) in 1764. This copy has the 6-line quote from Voltaire identifying it as Stoddard's #31. This book marks the starting point of modern materialism and was the most forceful expression of the anti-religious sentiment of the Enlightenment. In La Mettrie's "human machine' there was no essential difference between conscious and unconscious behavior, no freedom of the will, no rational soul and no moral good beyond the perfectibility of the mechanism. In its final consequence, this doctrine of physiological determinism leaves no freedom to the individual and all human actions are intrinsically amoral. period-style full vellum making this an absolutely lovely copy of an extremely rare little book. ADDITIONAL PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Bookseller Inventory # 726

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LA METTRIE, Julien.

Published by Elie Luzac Fils, Leyde (1748)

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Item Description: Elie Luzac Fils, Leyde, 1748. SECOND EDITION. TP + [i]-[iv] = Avertissement + [vi]-[xviii] = Dedicace + [1]-109, 12mo. Sometimes referred to as the "X" issue of the First Edition but, more accurately, the Second Edition, (Stoddard 31).[bound with]L'Homme-Plante (Man, the Plant). Chez Chretien Frederie Voss. [nd: 1748]. TP + [3] = Préface + [5]-58. First Edition. Issue A (Stoddard 34).L'Homme MachineThe rare second edition of La Mettrie's L'Homme Machine - the first edition (numbering 108 pages and sometimes referred to as the "W" issue) having been destroyed on orders of the Consistoire of Leyden in December of 1747 with almost no copies surviving. Tchemerzine (VI, p. 465) reports only 6 to 8 extant copies of this edition - but incorrectly claims a TP date of 1747. Tchemerzine then lists a 148 page edition as being the next edition issued after this rare first edition but this has since been proved to be a later piracy and is sometimes referred to as the "Y" issue. Roger Stoddard, in his recent bibliography on La Mettrie, lists the rare 108 page version (#30) as the true first edition. He differentiates between two 109 page versions (#31 & #32) by noting that the first has a 6 line quote from Voltaire on the TP while the second has a 7 line quote. Although both of these books have title pages listing 1748 (MDCCXLVIII) as the publication date, Stoddard notes that the first (#31) was published in "1752 or before" and the second (#32) in 1764. This copy has the 6-line quote from Voltaire identifying it as Stoddard's #31. This book marks the starting point of modern materialism and was the most forceful expression of the anti-religious sentiment of the Enlightenment. In La Mettrie's "human machine' there was no essential difference between conscious and unconscious behavior, no freedom of the will, no rational soul and no moral good beyond the perfectibility of the mechanism. In its final consequence, this doctrine of physiological determinism leaves no freedom to the individual and all human actions are intrinsically amoral. L'Homme-PlanteThe scarce first edition of La Mettrie's L'Homme-Plante. This copy has all of the issue points called for by Stoddard (p. [5], l. 3 = "enco-"; 19-20 numbered in the gutters; p. 48 misprinted as 84) for the A edition. (He identifies the B as "probably a counterfeit.")Having described man as a soul-less machine in the previous book, La Mettrie followed this with a detailed description of the workings of the human body based on a comparison with plants, in an attempt to show the uniformity of the animal and vegetable kingdoms. Moving on to the differences between the two, La Mettrie demonstrates that - similar to the case with human beings and other animals - there is no need for a soul to explain the functioning of plants. Contemporary worn pasteboards with ¾ leather. The spine has four raised bands with gilt lettering on a red field the second compartment. An absolutely lovely copy of two rare little books. ADDITIONAL PHOTOS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Bookseller Inventory # 1001

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