As New in As New dust jacket. 0195120523. "Assembled in a handy A to Z format, this all-embracing dictionary presents the stories of the revered deities, sacred places, key events and epics, and recurring themes and traditions that make up the rich and varied fabric of Asian mythology. "; 8vo; 231 pp.
As New in As New dust jacket. 9004111328. New in shrink wrap. Cloth boards. Beautifully crafted volume. From the MNEMOSYNE BIBLIOTHECA CLASSICA BATAVA series. "The bibliography of Aristotle's POETI CS by Cooper and Gudeman, most welcome in 1928, has now become antiquated, even for the period it covers. The present one registers all editions, translations, commentaries and studies bearing on the POETICS or the major concepts that have been associated with it, correctly or incorrectly, from 1481 ...
Publisher: Mcgill-Queen's University Press
Date published: 2000
Description: Fine. 077352049X. Hardcover without dust jacket. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering. History of the McCord Museum of Canadian History on the campus of McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Beautifuuly made book. B/w photos.; Small 8vo; 224 pp. Read More
Publisher: Harvard University Press, 1997
Date published: 1996
Description: Near Fine. 0674160878. Light creasing to front cover.; Second printing. Trade softcover. 418pp. Near-mint condition. "How Confucian traditions have shaped styles of being modern in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Singapore presents a particular challenge to the intellectual community. Explorations of Confucian network capitalism, meritocratic democracy, and liberal education have practical implications for a sense of self, community, econom y, and polity. " "Seventeen scholars, of ... Read More
Edition: Revised edition
Publisher: MIT Press
Date published: 1985
Description: Fine. 0262580748. "This essays in this collection provide an unusually intense portrait of a society and an age. In mid-1978, German philosopher Jurgen Habermas invited a group of colleagues to contribute...His suggested reference point for the volume was Karl Jaspers's eerily prophetic 1931 essay on "The Spiritual Situation of the Age, " which appeared just two years before Hitler's assumption of power...a rich set of original reflections on current political, social, cultural, religious, and ... Read More
Description: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. 0262122294. Remainder mark on bottom edge.; Book still in shrinkwrap (except for small section on bottom edge) 85 photos including 25 in color. "This study makes an important contribution to our understanding of how Boston served as a nexus for many of the artists, critics, and historians who have shaped the recent history of photography in the academy and beyond. " Due to size of book, ships within United States only, and only by media rate mail.; 4to; 193 pp. Read More