KANT, Immanuel. Gedanken von der wahren Schätzung der lebendigen Kräfte
Königsberg : 1746 [recte 1749]Very rare first edition of Kant's first book. "In his early years Kant pondered the nature of space and time first from the point of view of Leibniz and then of Newton, but eventually he found both positions unsatisfactory. In his Thoughts on the true estimation of Living Forces the present work he took Leibniz's view and tried to explain the nature... Learn More£22,500.00
Stock Code: 115611
KANT, Immanuel. Critik der practischen Vernunft.
Riga : 1788First edition of Kant's Critique of practical reason, the second of his critical works, in which he develops the concept of categorical imperative. This work established Kant's moral thinking as a cardinal reference in the successive development of ethics. "The influence of Kant is paramount in the critical method of modern philosophy. No other thinker... Learn More£3,250.00
Stock Code: 122973
KANT, Immanuel. Ueber eine Entdeckung nach der alle neue Critik der reinen Vernunft durch eine ältere entbehrlich gemacht werden soll.
Königsberg : 1790First edition of this relatively little-known work, published in the same year as the Kritik der Urtheilskraft. The German philosopher Johann Augustus Eberhard (1739-1809), a leading Wolffian, joined with other critics of Kant to found the Philosophisches Magazin, the main goal of which was to challenge Kant's philosophy. The Magazin... Learn More£1,250.00
Stock Code: 138460
KANT, Immanuel. Critik der Urtheilskraft.
Berlin and Libau : 1790First edition of the Critique of Judgement, Kant's third most important work after the critiques of Pure and Practical Reason, and the scarcest of the three. "The work consists of two main parts, the first dealing with the aesthetic judgment, the second with the teleological judgment or judgment of the purposiveness in Nature; and it is of considerable... Learn More£6,750.00
Stock Code: 138455
KANT, Immanuel. Frühere noch nicht gesammelte kleine Schriften.
Linz : 1795 [& 1792]First collected edition of the first work, and first edition in book form of the second, following publication in April that year in the Berlinischen Monatsschrift. The Frühere noch nicht gesammelte kleine Schriften collects together five of Kant's essays, first published from 1746 to 1795; it includes De Mundi Sensibilis, his inaugural... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 138465
KANT, Immanuel. Sammlung einiger bisher unbekannt gebliebener kleiner Schriften.
Königsberg : 1800First collected edition, reprinting five of Kant's early writings as published from 1759 to 1768, difficult to acquire in their originals both for the student of 1800 and now; their republication here represents Kant's continued popularity and ascendancy in German philosophy. The five items are:
I. Neuer Lehrbegriff der Verwegung und Ruhe, und der... Learn More£550.00
Stock Code: 138462
KANT, Immanuel. Kritika chistago razuma.
St Petersburg : 1867First edition in Russian of the Critique of Pure Reason, translated by the Russian professor of philosophy M. I. Vladislavlev. Genuinely scarce, OCLC locating just six copies in institutional holdings worldwide (3 in the US, 2 in Canada, 1 in Poland), and appearing just twice in auction records across the past 25 years.
"Unquestionably one of, if... Learn More£6,750.00
Stock Code: 125690