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Title:The Cold Fire; Alienation and the Myths of Culture
Price:AUD$14.90 (about USD$9.90)
Item ID:SB00-0108782
Publisher:University Press of New England, New Hampshire, 1976
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:Good
University Press of New England, 1976, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First

385 g.; X, 214 pages, preface and introduction by authors, notes and index. Purple coloured endpapers. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with silver titles to the backstrip. Bumping and discolouration to the text block edges and rubbing to the book corners. Slight cocking of the spine. Light age toning of the internal text and text block edges. A previous owner has placed their name rubberstamp to the top and front fore text block edges. Underlining and notations, in pencil, throughout the book. Colour illustrated dustwrapper with blue background with black and white titles to the front panel and backstrip. Chipping to the top dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and there is very heavy rubbing to the front dustwrapper panel and lighter rubbing to the rear panel. Fading to the backstrip. The remains of a sticker can be seen to the top right-hand corner of the front dustwrapper panel. " Why do man's existence in culture produce self estrangement? What are the components of contemporary alienation? Two Dartmouth Medical School professors maintained that alienation, has, paradoxically, become an important quality of contemporary life and a view of social reality that deserves a hearing. This book represents one effort to open a needed dialogue." -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Psychology & Psychiatry; Sociology; Social History; ISBN: 0874511283. ISBN/EAN: 9780874511284. Inventory No: 0108782.
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