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Abinger Harvest
Forster, E. M.,
ISBN: 0140023658
Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1976. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good/. Reprint. Illustrated paperback binding with red and black coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the back strip. "Abinger Harvest in a single volume some 80 essays, reviews and poems published by E. M. Forster in the first third of the century." -- from rear panel blurb. Rubbing to the book edges and panels with browning of the text block edges and pages. Some marks to the book panels and reading creases to the back strip. Previous owner's rubber stamp to the verso of the front panel. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). [4], 5 - 384 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Essays & Literary Criticism; Ethics; Politics & Government. ISBN: 0140023658. ISBN/EAN: 9780140023657. Inventory No: 0121817. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0121817  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Doing Right; Everyday Medical Ethics
Papper, Solomon,
ISBN: 0316690449
Little, Brown and Company, Boston/Toronto, 1983. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. preface, acknowledgements and introduction by author, suggested readings and index. The text is illustrated with the occasional figure. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the front panel and backstrip. "Doing Right feels entirely with personal ethical matters that affect the physician in his or her everyday professional life, rather than with global societal ethical issues such as euthanasia or genetic engineering. These daily moral behavioural concerns at primarily important in the various aspects of patient care." -- from the preface page IX. Softening to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and rubbing to the book corners and lower book edges. Age toning of the textblock edges and previous owners name to the top edge of the free front and paper. Black marker pen to the top right-hand corner of the free front endpaper. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. (6), VII-XI, (1), 148 pages,. Previous owner's signature, pencil. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Medicine & Health; Ethics; ISBN: 0316690449. ISBN/EAN: 9780316690447. Inventory No: 0114265. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0114265  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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In Our Own Image; Eugenics and the Genetic Modification of People
Galton, David,
ISBN: 0316855928
Little, Brown and Company, London, 2001. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. acknowledgements, introduction by author, glossary, appendix, sources and index. Chocolate brown coloured end pages. Chocolate brown coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with dark purple and white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Black and white photograph of author the rear fold over panel. Eugenics is nothing less than the use of science to improve our genetic (human) constitution; and, quoting the front fold over panel blurb " ... Despite the appalling past history of eugenics and the spectre of discrimination on genetic grounds by insurers, employers or state institutions, the new genetic technologies are here to stay. David Galton's superbly clear-headed and sensible assessment of the history, science and ethics of eugenics is a timely and essential contribution to the debate." Minor rubbing to the back strip corners and of the book corners. Light age toning of the text block edges and pages and there has been a crack in the hinge between page 298 and 299. A little ruffling of the dustwrapper edges and rubbing of the panels. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [9], X - XXII, [3], 4 - 300 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Medicine & Health; Ethics; Modern; ISBN: 0316855928. ISBN/EAN: 9780316855921. Inventory No: 0127713. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0127713  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Communication Gap; The Ethics and Machinery of Public Relations and Information
Evans, Laurence,
ISBN: 085314186X
Charles Knight & Co Ltd, London, 1973. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Notes and index. Green coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Plaintext dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and green coloured titles to the backstrip. In this book the author argues "... that a fundamental politeness should be restored to human communication by organisations and individuals taking time and trouble to explain their actions and policies, and that the communicator should be given professional status in society so that the quality of communication and the degree of public awareness can be greatly improved, with resulting benefits for the complete range of social activity." from the front and rear panel fold over blurbs. Rubbing of the backstrip corners and of the book. Very noticeable flecking to the lower right-hand corner of the front panel and along the front and lower edges of the rear panel please see photograph. Age toning of the text block edges and pages; with previous owners name to the top right hand corner of the free front end page and page 33. A little creasing of the top dustwrapper edge and rubbing of the dustwrapper corners and panels. Some rubs and marks and sunning to the rear panel. A .05" tear to the lower right hand corner of the rear panel. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [4], V - VII, [1] 115, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Communications & Media; Ethics; 1970s; ISBN: 085314186X. ISBN/EAN: 9780853141860. Inventory No: 0128218. Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0128218  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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