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Richard Taylor (1919 — October 30, 2003) was an American philosopher renowned for his dry wit and his contributions to metaphysics. He was also an internationally-known beekeeper.Taylor took his PhD at Brown University, where his supervisor was Roderick Chisholm. He taught at Brown Univerity, Columbia and the University of Rochester, and had visiting appointments at about a dozen other institutions. His best known book was Metaphysics (1963). Other works included Action and Purpose (1966), Good and Evil (1970) and Virtue Ethics (1991). He was an enthusiastic advocate of virtue ethics. He also wrote influential papers on the meaning of life, which, like Albert Camus, he explored through an examination of the myth of Sisyphus.

Richard Taylor made significant contributions to beekeeping. He owned three hundred hives of bees and from 1970, produced mostly comb honey. He explained his management techniques in several books, including The Comb Honey Book and The Joys of Beekeeping.

Taylor had a son, Chris Taylor.

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Total Books: 300
Edward Johnston A Signature for London
2017 - Edward Johnston a Signature for London (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781910787298
ISBN-10: 1910787299
Genres: Arts & Photography, Engineering & Transportation

Interpreting Apocalyptic Literature An Exegetical Handbook
2016 - Interpreting Apocalyptic Literature an Exegetical Handbook [Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780825427619
ISBN-10: 0825427614
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles

Contract Law Directions
2015 - Contract Law Directions [Directions Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780198718482
ISBN-10: 0198718489
Genres: Reference, Law

The Comb Honey Book
2012 - The Comb Honey Book (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781908904188
ISBN-10: 1908904186
Genre: Science & Math

Beeswax Molding  Candle Making
2012 - Beeswax Molding Candle Making (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781908904102
ISBN-10: 1908904100
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Science & Math

The Joys of Beekeeping
2012 - The Joys of Beekeeping (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781908904089
ISBN-10: 1908904089
Genres: Reference, Science & Math

Managing Complex Service Systems
2010 - Managing Complex Service Systems [Service Science: Research and Innovations in the Service Economy] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780387097541
ISBN-10: 0387097546
Genres: Business & Money, Computers & Technology, Science & Math

Bicycle Rider
2010 - Bicycle Rider (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781453779033
ISBN-10: 1453779035
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Stones Skipping on Water A Reincarnation Thriller
Destruction and Reconstruction Personal Experiences of the Late War
2010 - Destruction and Reconstruction Personal Experiences of the Late War (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781147073164
ISBN-10: 1147073163

The Past And Present Of New Zealand With The Prospects For The Future
2010 - The Past and Present of New Zealand with the Prospects for the Future [1868] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781120912749
ISBN-10: 1120912741
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Philosophical Magazine V5 January-June 1829 Or Annals Of Chemistry Mathematics Astronomy Natural History And General Science
Epea Pteroenta Or the Diversions of Purley
2010 - Epea Pteroenta or the Diversions of Purley (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781142196752
ISBN-10: 1142196755
Genre: Reference

The London
2009 - The London (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151077875
ISBN-10: 1151077879

The Past and Present of New Zealand With Its Prospects for the Future
2009 - The Past and Present of New Zealand with Its Prospects for the Future (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781150628627
ISBN-10: 1150628626

The London And Edinburgh Philosophical Magazine And Journal Of Science V1
2009 - The London and Edinburgh Philosophical Magazine and Journal of Science V1 [1832] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781120766410
ISBN-10: 1120766419
Genre: Literature & Fiction

The Annals and Magazine of Natural History
2009 - The Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781117436258
ISBN-10: 111743625X

Annals and magazine of natural history including zoology botany and geology
2009 - Annals and Magazine of Natural History Including Zoology Botany and Geology (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781117504353
ISBN-10: 1117504352

Annals and Magazine of Natural History
2009 - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781117260389
ISBN-10: 1117260380

2009 - Contract Law Directors [Directions Series] (Paperback)Paperback
2008 - The Politics of the Soviet Cinema 1917-1929 [LSE Monographs in International Studies] (Paperback)Hardcover
2008 - Destruction and Reconstruction [Personal Experiences of the Late War] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2006 - Girty (Paperback)Paperback
2005 - Buildings in Watercolour [Collins Learn to Paint S.] (Paperback)
2003 - Skies Clouds [Pocket Watercolor] (Other)
2003 - Hills Mountains [Pocket Watercolor] (Hardcover)
2002 - Pure Mathematics Edexcel Single User Version [Advanced Level Mathematics Tutorials] (Hardcover)
2002 - Pure Mathematics Ocr Single User Version [Advanced Level Mathematics Tutorials] (Hardcover)
2002 - October [BFI Film Classics Paperback] (Paperback)
2002 - Virtue Ethics an Introduction [Prometheus Lecture Series] (Paperback)
2002 - The Great Crossing [A Historic Journey to Buffalo Trace Distillery] (Paperback)Hardcover
1999 - Good and Evil [Great Minds Series] (Paperback)Paperback
1999 - Feng Shui a Practical Guide [The Healing series] (Paperback)
1994 - Inside the Film Factory [Soviet Cinema] (Paperback)Hardcover
1991 - Three Kentucky Tragedies [New Books for New Readers] (Paperback)
1991 - Metaphysics [4th Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
1979 - Poltcs/soviet Cinma 1917-29 [LSE Monographs in International Studies] (Hardcover)Paperback
1971 - Herring Gull Mallard Duck and Swan [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
1971 - Salmon Seal and Porpoise [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
1970 - Robin Wren and Songthrush [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
Bats Shrews and Lizards [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
Tawny Owl Jackdaw and Cuckoo [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
Fox Hare and Brown Rat [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
Otter Weasel and Water Vole [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
Badger Mole and Rabbit [Stand & Stare Books] (Hardcover)
Swot Law of Contract [Swot: Success Without Tears] (Hardcover)