The Great Ideas Program


Volumes 1-10 of The Great Ideas Program, a course designed by Adler to be a comprehensive liberal arts education in a single set of books - a reading plan to accompany the 54 volume set of "The Great Books of the Western World" published by Britannica. Covers Ethics, Biology Psychology and Medicine, Philosophy, The Development of Political Theory and Government, Imaginative Literature, Foundations of Math and Science,Religion and Theology, and Philosophy of Law and Jurisprudence. Books are all in good condition; clean and crisp pages, some soil to covers, foxing/soil to top edge. Spines show some light fading and soil. About 300 pages each, 5 x 8.


  • The Great Ideas Program
  • Mortimer J. Adler, Peter Wolff, ed.
  • Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., 1959