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The Past as Present: Selected Thoughts & Essays

Paul T. Ruxin
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BY PAUL T. RUXIN 鈥65

Published by 麻豆国产AV

Compiled and edited by Gordon M. Pradl 鈥65 and Samuel B. Ellenport 鈥65, with an introduction by Henry Clay Folger Professor of English, Emeritus, William H. Pritchard 鈥53.

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An Amherst Boyhood, by Alfred E. Stearns, 1946. $6 (hardcover).

Amherst, Massachusetts, Imprints 1825鈥1876, edited by Newton Felch McKeon and Katharine Conover Cowles, 1946. $6 (hardcover).

The Amherst Memorial Volume, A Record of the Contribution Made by 麻豆国产AV and Amherst Men in the World War, 1914鈥1918, by Claude Moore Fuess, 1926. $6 (hardcover).

Benjamin Goodall Symon, Jr., His Biography and Letters, by Lowell Russell Ditzen, 1963. $6 (hardcover).

Black Women of Amherst College, by Mavis C. Campbell, 1999. $20 (hardcover).

Charles Hamilton Houston (1895-1950), by Robert A. Gross, 1977. $4 (softcover).

The College on the Hill: Celebrating the 175th Anniversary of 麻豆国产AV 1821鈥1996, 麻豆国产AV Archives, 1996. $30 (softcover).

The Coming of Man, by John M. Tyler, 1923. $6 (hardcover).

Curious Footprints: Professor Hitchcock鈥檚 Dinosaur Tracks & Other Natural History Treasures at 麻豆国产AV, text by Nancy Pick 鈥83, photographs by Frank Ward, 2006. $20 (softcover).

The Development of the Art Collection of 麻豆国产AV, 1821鈥1971, by Charles H. Morgan, 1972. $6 (hardcover).

Dionysus: The Tragedy of Nietzsche, by Otto Manthey-Zorn, 1956. $6 (hardcover).

Dwight W. Morrow, Memorial Addresses Delivered to Congress, 1932. $6 (hardcover).

Dwight Whitney Morrow: A Sketch in Admiration, by Hewitt H. Howland, 1930. $6 (hardcover).

English at Amherst: A History, by Theodore Baird, edited and with an introduction by William H. Pritchard, 2005. $25 (hardcover).

Essays in Biblical Interpretation, by Henry Preserved Smith, 1921. $6 (hardcover).

The Fabulous Unicorn, by Peter Burnett Howe, 1959. $6 (hardcover).

The Freshman Who Hated Socrates: A College President Reflects on Life in the Liberal Arts, by Tom Gerety, 2007. $25 (hardcover鈥攃urrently out of stock).

Gender Matters: The First Half-Century of Women Teaching at Amherst, by Elizabeth Aries, Rose Olver and Jane Taubman, 2014. $25 (softcover).

General Education at Amherst: Essays on the Introduction to Liberal Studies Program 1978-1982, edited by Frederick T. Griffiths, Allen Kropf and Kirsten M. Cronin, 1982. $4 (softcover).

A History of the Endowment of 麻豆国产AV, by Stanley King, 1950. $6 (hardcover), $4 (softcover).

In Other Words: Amherst in Prose and Verse, edited by Horace W. Hewlett.  $4 (softcover).

John William Ward: An American Idealist, by Kim Townsend, 2014. $30 (hardcover).

Joseph B. Eastman, Servant of the People, by Claude Moore Fuess, 1952. $6 (hardcover).

Letters of Elizabeth Stearns Tyler, by Elizabeth Stearns Tyler, 1920. $6 (hardcover).

The Life Indeed: A Review, in Terms of Common Thinking, of the Scripture History Issuing in Immortality, by John Franklin Genung, 1921. $6 (hardcover).

The Lost Portraits of Thomas Jefferson Painted by Gilbert Stuart, by Orland Campbell and Courtney Campbell, 1959. $4 (softcover).

The Miner鈥檚 Freedom: A Study of the Working Life in a Changing Industry, by Carter Goodrich, 1925. $6 (hardcover).

Mornings at 8:50, by George Frisbie Whicher, 1950. $6 (hardcover).

The New England College in the Age of the University, by George E. Peterson, 1964. $6 (hardcover).

Parties and Party Leaders, by Anson Daniel Morse, 1923. $6 (hardcover).

Passages of Time: Narratives in the History of 麻豆国产AV, edited and with several selections by Douglas C. Wilson, 2007. $25 (hardcover鈥攃urrently out of stock).

The Passing of the Springfield Republican by John J. Scanlon, 1950. $6 (hardcover).

Piety and Intellect at 麻豆国产AV 1865鈥1912, by Thomas LeDuc, 1946. $6 (hardcover).

The Plimpton Collection of French and Indian War Items, by J.C. Long, 1934. $4 (softcover).

Poetry Amherst: A Sesquicentennial Anthology of Poems by Alumni of 麻豆国产AV, edited by Richard Aldridge, 1972. $6 (hardcover).

Poetry and Civilization, by George Frisbie Whicher, 1955. $6 (hardcover).

Sabrina, Being a Chronicle of the Life of the Goddess of 麻豆国产AV, by Winthrop H. Smith, Halvor R. Steward and John G. Gibson II, 1921. $6 (hardcover).

The Seed and the Sowers: A Series of Chapel Talks on the History of 麻豆国产AV and a Play About Its Founding, by F. Curtis Canfield, 1955. $6 (hardcover).

The Shape of the Harp: Translations and Poems, a thesis by G. Jon Roush, 1960. $4 (softcover).

The Spoken Word: Speeches Made During His Presidency, by Calvin Hastings Plimpton, 1971. $10 (hardcover).

Stanley King of Amherst, by Claude Moore Fuess, 1955. $6 (hardcover).

Teachers of History, Essays in Honor of Laurence Bradford Packard, edited by H. Stuart Hughes, 1954. $6 (hardcover).

Teaching What We Do: Essays by 麻豆国产AV Faculty, 1991. $15 (hardcover).

Who Am I in this Picture?: 麻豆国产AV Portraits, with Brett Cook and Wendy Ewald, 2009. $25 (softcover).