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Biblischer Katechismus über die Hauptlehren der Heiligen Schrift; English-German (Bible Catechism of the main teachings of Scripture)
1 Biblischer Katechismus über die Hauptlehren der Heiligen Schrift; English-German (Bible Catechism of the main teachings of Scripture)
75634 Cincinnati, Ohio/New York Jennings and Graham/Eaton and Mains 1904 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A unique, compact German-English Christian catechism offering Q-and-A style lessons in both languages side-by-side on verso and recto sides of the leaves. The German entries are in Fraktur (gothic) typeface. Volume in dark blue cloth-covered boards w/titling on cover in white lettering. Includes an appendix, all in German, containing psalms and hymn lyrics. Unusual pagination scheme uses same number for a given page in its German version and for the English equivalent. --- Fragile volume is quite loose but still intact, though a leaf has worked free. With previous owner's signature at front free endpaper; inked notations and lists of catechism class attendees at last two pages of volume. Occasional penciled notes within the book. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 59 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Dans la Retraite
2 Dans la Retraite
76556 Paris Librairie Sandoz & Fischbacher N.D. Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated second edition. A book of meditations on the Gospel, written entirely in French and with no attribution as to author, editor or date of publication. Likely published early 20th century. --- In half calf over maroon and gold marbled paper. In nice condition, but with lengthy inscription on front free endpaper and light soiling/rubbing to covers. --------- Deuxiéme Édition. Un livre de méditations sur l'Evangile, entièrement écrit en français et sans attribution à l'auteur, l'éditeur ou la date de publication. Probablement publié début du 20ème siècle. --- En demi-veau sur papier marbré marron et or. En bon état, mais avec de longues inscription sur page de garde libre avant et les salissures légères / frotter aux couvertures.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 245 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Gesangbuch Fur Die Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Des Konigreichs Sachsen
3 Gesangbuch Fur Die Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Des Konigreichs Sachsen
73003 Leipzig, Germany Verlag Der Neuen Gesangbuchs-Kasse 1907 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Compact hymnal, printed entirely in Germanic Gothic font. In black leatherette covers w/bright gilt edging, all three sides; gold-toned clasp closure and satin bookmark ribbon. Volume solid and tight. Front cover bears the statement: "Befiehl dem Herrn Deine Wege" in gilt (Commit to the Lord thy Ways). Bitte entschuldigen Sie meine schlecht übersetzten Deutschen: Kompakte Gesangbuch, ganz in der germanischen Gothic Schriftart gedruckt. In schwarzem Kunstleder umfasst w / hell Goldschnitt, alle drei Seiten, Gold-getönten Verschluss und Satin Lesebändchen. Band fest und dicht. Titelseite trägt die Aussage: "Befiehl dem Herrn deine Wege" in goldenen. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 551 pages 
Price: 36.00 USD
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Neues Braunschweigisches Gesangbuch nebst einem kurzen Gebetbuche zum Öffentlichen und hauslichen Gottesdienste (Approximate translation: New Brunswick Hymns along with a short prayer book to the public and home-union services)
4 Neues Braunschweigisches Gesangbuch nebst einem kurzen Gebetbuche zum Öffentlichen und hauslichen Gottesdienste (Approximate translation: New Brunswick Hymns along with a short prayer book to the public and home-union services)
74157 Braunschweig Drud und Verlag der Hofbuchdruckerei 1840 Hardcover Fair in Poor dust jacket 
Old German-language hymnal in Gothic (Fraktur) typeface. With embossed black leatherette covers; featuring last supper scene on front; and trimmed in gilt. Interior of volume is firm and intact; pages yellowed and textblock is gilt-edged all around. With green endpapers. Jacket in same green heavy paper (inside) and marbled in reddish-brown and black on outside; has been clumsily taped with masking tape. An unusual artifact from the mid-19th century. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; (8), 432, (8), 80 pages 
Price: 20.50 USD
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The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version Containing the Old and New Testaments
5 The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version Containing the Old and New Testaments
80604 Cleveland, Ohio World Publishing Company 1962 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Self-pronouncing edition. This Bible is an authorized revision of the American Standard Version, published in 1901 which was a revision of the King James version of 1611. With outline of New Testament history, 124-page concordance, and color maps of the Holy Land at rear of volume. --- In flexible black pebbled leatherette covers; all textblock edges stained in red. Includes blanks for completion of family data (the presentation page at front of volume has been completed in ink). --- A clean, firm, bright copy with some spotting to textblock edges; otherwise lacking notable damages.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; xiii, 843, 243, 14, 124, (8) pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version Containing the Old and New Testaments
6 The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version Containing the Old and New Testaments
80975 New York Harper & Brothers [c.1950s-60s] Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A handsome Bible bound in flexible red pebbled morrocco-style leatherette covers. This copy of the Revised Standard Version (first published in 1952) is an authorized revision of the 1901 American Standard Version, which in turn is a revision of the 1611 King James Version. Concordance to the Revised Standard Edition and color maps of the Holy Land at rear of volume. --- Text displayed in two columns per page, and printed on quite thin leaves with rounded corners. Undated, but likely published c.1950s-60s. Print size is moderately small. All textblock edges in gilt, and with single red satin ribbon bookmark. --- With a warm gift inscription to front endpaper, creasing to title page and a loss of textblock edge gilding brightness, otherwise a very sound, clean, sturdy volume.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); xi, 899, 245, 191 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Red Letter New Testament (with covers of Jerusalem olive wood)
7 The Red Letter New Testament (with covers of Jerusalem olive wood)
79461 London Collins' Clear-Type Press [c.1940s] Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This New Testament features the words of Christ in red letters, with numerous sepia-toned photos of the Holy Land, and many color illustrations depicting scenes from the New Testament. Authorized version, printed by the authority of the King of England. Translated out of the original Greek, with ". . .the former translations diligently compared and revised. . .". --- In boards fashioned from Jerusalem olive wood, with a Jerusalem cross (Crusader's cross) cut into the front wood cover. Backed in brown leather, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Slim satin ribbon bookmark sewn in. All edges in gilt and red. Undated, but likely published c.1940s. --- With a small tear to leather near tail of spine, some cover rubbing and with gift inscription to front endpage, otherwise a sound, unmarked copy.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); 358 pages 
Price: 23.50 USD
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The Confessions of Saint Augustine (Modern Library #263.1), (Saint) AUGUSTINE (of Hippo)
8 (Saint) AUGUSTINE (of Hippo) The Confessions of Saint Augustine (Modern Library #263.1)
77119 New York The Modern Library [c1950] Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
A Modern Library edition of one of the most remarkable works of religious philosophy by a member of the early Roman Catholic Church. Translated by Edward B. Pusey and with an introduction by the Rt. Rev. Msgr. Fulton J. Sheen. --- Toledano spine 8, w/pale green cloth-covered boards, gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks, green topstain, grey Kent endpapers. Volume bears 1949 date but likely published c.1950. Jacket style h, verso advertises 347 titles in ML catalog. ML #263.1. --- A firm, clean, unmarked copy; but with some fading to gilding on cover. Dust jacket bears original $1.25 flap price w/light edgewear and slightly sunned spine, otherwise in great shape and in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xiv, 338 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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The Confessions of Saint Augustine (Modern Library #263.1), (Saint) AUGUSTINE (of Hippo)
9 (Saint) AUGUSTINE (of Hippo) The Confessions of Saint Augustine (Modern Library #263.1)
81178 New York The Modern Library [c.1963-67] Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A Modern Library edition of the enduring work of religious philosophy by a member of the early Roman Catholic Church. Translated by Edward B. Pusey and with an introduction by the Most Rev. Fulton J. Sheen. --- In Toledano spine 11 w/full rust cloth covers, gilt titling & decorations stamped on spine; ML hex logo blindstamped to front cover, grey Kent endpapers. Volume bears 1949 date but likely published c.1963-67. Volume lacks the dust jacket. ML #263.1. --- A clean, firm, bright copy but with incidental soiling to covers and a small tear to gutter near title page, which doesn't affect the soundness of the binding.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xiv, 338 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Thomas Aquinas: Selected Writings (Everyman's Library #953), AQUINAS, Saint Thomas
10 AQUINAS, Saint Thomas Thomas Aquinas: Selected Writings (Everyman's Library #953)
80388 London/ New York Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd./E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1946 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
An Everyman's Library edition containing a selection of writings by the noted Catholic theologian Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274). Selected and edited by the Rev. Father M. C. D'Arcy. Everyman's Library #953, an entry in their Philosophy & Theology Series. --- In binding style 4, full blue cloth-covered boards with simple gilt-stamped spine titling and publisher's blindstamped cover vignette, brown topstain. In yellow dust jacket with Eric Ravilious knot on front cover. --- With bookseller's pencilings to front free endpaper and very light chafing of cover edges, else a clean, firm copy. Jacket with .75-inch open tear to spine and some darkening, otherwise intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall) ; xvi, 287 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Bible Stories for Young Readers, ARMSTRONG, April Oursler
11 ARMSTRONG, April Oursler Bible Stories for Young Readers
80118 Garden City, New York Junior Deluxe Editions/Nelson Doubleday, Inc. 1956 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A selection of stories from both the Old and New Testaments. Adapted by April Oursler Armstrong from Fulton Oursler's "The Greatest Story Every Told" and "The Greatest Book Ever Written". With black and white illustrations by Jules Gotlieb and a color frontis illustration. An entry in publisher's Junior Deluxe Editions series. --- In grey and blue paper-covered illustrated boards; publisher's green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a touch of light soiling to covers, otherwise a clean, firm copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 350 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Islam: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles edition), ARMSTRONG, Karen
12 ARMSTRONG, Karen Islam: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles edition)
80907 New York The Modern Library 2000 0679640401 / 9780679640400 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8th printing. In this Modern Library Chronicles edition the author tells the history of Islam and clarifies "misunderstandings" about Islam. With several maps, chronology, glossary of Arabic terms and listing of leading Islamic figures. --- In special pictorial boards with sepia images of men at prayer / Bernhard endpapers / special Chronicles semi-transparent jacket. --- A clean, bright, newish copy in similar, unclipped jacket. Jacket with 1/2-inch tear to edge. ; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); xxxiv, 222 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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THE NIV Study Bible: New International Version, BARKER, Kenneth (general editor)
13 BARKER, Kenneth (general editor) THE NIV Study Bible: New International Version
80662 Grand Rapids, Michigan Zondervan 1985 Flexible leather Good with no dust jacket 
This hefty study Bible offers modern explanations, notes, black & white maps and other information to clarify the text of the Bible, which is presented above the notes on each page. With concordance, indices and color maps of the Holy Land at rear of volume. Front of volume with color charts showing historical periods, etc. --- In tan and brown leatherette. Printed on very thin, tissue-like paper stock. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With tape-repaired bruise to cover, inked and penciled notations on some interior leaves, some creases to leaves, torn out front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xxi, 1950 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Gift of a Friend [Quaker poetry], BARTON, Bernard
14 BARTON, Bernard The Gift of a Friend [Quaker poetry]
81077 Philadelphia Henry F. Anners [c.1870s-1900s] Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A miniature volume (3 in. wide x 4.25 in. tall), offering poems by the "Quaker poet" Bernard Barton. With tissue-protected frontis engraving depicting a woman in a bucolic farm scene. --- In embossed red cloth-covered hardcovers with titling gilt-stamped on spine. All edges gilt. Undated, but possibly published c.1870s-1900s. --- With plenty of foxing to leaves and a little dulling to textblock edge gilding, penciled signature to front free endpaper; else a sound copy.; 32mo (4 to 5 in. tall); 126 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome: A Hand-Book of Mythology, BERENS, E. M
15 BERENS, E. M The Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome: A Hand-Book of Mythology
80482 New York Clark & Maynard, Publishers [c.1880s-1900s] Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
This scarce old guide to myths and legends is still useful for the modern student of ancient Greece and Rome. With illustrations copied from antique sculptures. Includes a preface by the author. Undated, but likely published c.1880s-1900s. --- In blue cloth decorated and with titling in darker blue. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With considerable wear to cloth, interior damp- and other stains, rubberstampings and other markings to endpapers but a sound, intact copy nonetheless.; 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); 334 pages 
Price: 27.50 USD
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Presbyterian Law for the Local Church: A Handbook for Church Officers and Members, BLAKE, Eugene Carson (editor)
16 BLAKE, Eugene Carson (editor) Presbyterian Law for the Local Church: A Handbook for Church Officers and Members
77103 Office of the General Assembly, Presbyterian Church in the United States of America 1953 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
1953 edition of this standard work used by local Presbyterian churches. In red paper-covered boards and grey dust jacket. A firm, clean copy but with prior owner's name writ large on front free endpaper. Jacket with chips and tears at edges but otherwise okay. ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 125 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Wisdom of Israel: An Anthology (Modern Library Giant #G79.1), BROWNE, Lewis (Editor).
17 BROWNE, Lewis (Editor). The Wisdom of Israel: An Anthology (Modern Library Giant #G79.1)
79780 New York The Modern Library 1945 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
An anthology of significant writings by Jewish thinkers in a Modern Library hardcover edition in jacket. Writings taken from the Hebrew Bible through more modern writers. Edited and with a preface by Lewis Browne. Volume bears 1945 date, but likely published c.1963. --- MODERN LIBRARY PARTICULARS: SPINE-Toledano G-5, CLOTH-Red, TITLE BLOCKS COLOR- Black, ENDPAPERS-blank, JACKET-Ge/Verso lists unspecified number of titles, ML# G-79.1. --- With prior owner's rubberstamping & inked notations to title page, else a bright, firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with light rubbing and price-clipped flap, otherwise in good shape and in removable archival mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxxii, 748 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Good and Evil, BUBER, Martin
18 BUBER, Martin Good and Evil
74277 New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1953 0684717239 / 9780684717234 Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Religious philosopher's work examines good vs. evil and right and wrong. A nice, firm copy but with lightly yellowed pages and discolored back cover edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 143 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana: The Classic Hindu Treatise on Love and Social Conduct, BURTON, Richard F. (translator)
19 BURTON, Richard F. (translator) The Kama Sutra of Vatsyayana: The Classic Hindu Treatise on Love and Social Conduct
80462 New York Dorset Press 1986 0880290897 / 9780880290890 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An English-language reprint edition of the noted Hindu guide to sexual and social conduct, originally written in Sanskrit. Translated by Sir Richard Burton, with a foreword by Santha Rama Rau and a lengthy introduction by John W. Spellman. --- In white paper-covered boards backed in maroon cloth, with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A firm, clean, sturdy copy but with light back cover & textblock fore-edge soiling.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 252 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The English Philosophers from Bacon to Mill (Modern Library Giant #G-47.1), BURTT, Edwin A. (editor)
20 BURTT, Edwin A. (editor) The English Philosophers from Bacon to Mill (Modern Library Giant #G-47.1)
79369 New York The Modern Library [c1967] Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
From the jacket flap, this Modern Library Giant edition offers: ". . . 13 essays [which] comprise a complete survey of the golden age of English philosophy." Includes entries by Francis Bacon, Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, John Stuart Mill and others. Edited, with an introduction by Edwin A. Burtt. --- In Toledano spine G7 with full purple cloth covers, silver & lavender titling & decorations on cover & spine; plain endpapers. Jacket style Gh. 1939 date appears in book, but likely published c1967. ML #G-47.1. --- Somewhat weak front and back hinges have been carefully reinforced prior to this listing, and with a blemish to the cloth on front cover in the form of a small hole; otherwise a sound, bright copy. Bright dust jacket with light creasing and tearing along edges; in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxiv, 1041 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Butler's Lives of the Saints: Complete Edition (Volume II only: April, May, June), BUTLER, Alban (original author); THURSTON S. J., Herbert; ATTWATER, Donald (editors)
21 BUTLER, Alban (original author); THURSTON S. J., Herbert; ATTWATER, Donald (editors) Butler's Lives of the Saints: Complete Edition (Volume II only: April, May, June)
79701 Westminister, Maryland, Christian Classics 1956 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
An updated edition of Alban Butler's hagiographies, which first appeared in the 18th Century. This modern edition edited, revised and supplemented by Herbert Thurston, S.J. and Donald Attwater. The saints' biographies are arranged chronologically by their feast days. Volume II only of the original 4-volume set, covering April through June. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine decorations and titling. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A firm, clean, bright copy but with prior owner's inked info. to front free endpaper and minor scratches to cloth.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); xxii, 692 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Butler's Lives of the Saints: Complete Edition (Volume III only: July, August, September), BUTLER, Alban (original author); THURSTON S. J., Herbert; ATTWATER, Donald (editors)
22 BUTLER, Alban (original author); THURSTON S. J., Herbert; ATTWATER, Donald (editors) Butler's Lives of the Saints: Complete Edition (Volume III only: July, August, September)
79702 Westminister, Maryland, Christian Classics 1956 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
An updated edition of Alban Butler's hagiographies, which first appeared in the 18th Century. This modern edition edited, revised and supplemented by Herbert Thurston, S.J. and Donald Attwater. The saints' biographies are arranged chronologically by their feast days. Volume III only of the original 4-volume set, covering July through September. --- In full black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine decorations and titling. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A firm, clean, bright copy but with prior owner's dated signature to front free endpaper, a few leaves dogeared to mark places, and minor scratches to cloth.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); xx, 705 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living, CAMPBELL, Joseph; OSBON, Diane K.
23 CAMPBELL, Joseph; OSBON, Diane K. A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living
80796 New York HarperCollins 1994 0060167181 / 9780060167189 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
9th printing. In this work, the poet Diane K. Osbon shares highlights of a 30-day seminar spent with noted mythologist Joseph Campbell. With black & white frontis illustration of Mr. Campbell by Robin Larsen. --- In pale yellow paper-covered boards, backed in maroon cloth and with gilt-stamped spine titling and sewn-in orange satin ribbon bookmark. In yellow and orange dust jacket. --- With light soiling to textblock top edge, otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy. Unclipped dust jacket with a small area of chafing to lower front cover corner, else nice.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 311 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Death Comes for the Archbishop (Modern Library Spine 16), CATHER, Willa
24 CATHER, Willa Death Comes for the Archbishop (Modern Library Spine 16)
79959 New York The Modern Library [c.1980-1985] 0394605039 / 9780394605036 Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
A Modern Library reprint edition of the author's novel, originally published in 1927. Virginia-born and Nebraska-raised, Willa Cather (1873-1947) often wrote of pioneer life in the West. "Death Comes for the Archbishop" is set in the Territory of New Mexico and concerns the first bishop and his vicar who are sent there to establish the Catholic Church in the new territory. --- Toledano spine 16 / brown paper-covered boards / gilt-stamped spine titling / perfect bound (not stiched) / style G ML torchbearer logo endpapers / jacket style q / verso advertises Modern Library titles using last 6 digits of ISBN numbers. Volume bears 1955 date but likely published c.1980-1985. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy but with slight soiling to textblock edges. Good only dust jacket with chipping to edges & price sticker remnants; in removable mylar protector.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall) ; 299 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Hadrian the Seventh, CORVO, Frederick Baron (ROLFE, Frederick)
25 CORVO, Frederick Baron (ROLFE, Frederick) Hadrian the Seventh
80045 New York Dover Publications, Inc. 1969 048622323X / 9780486223230 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A trade paperback edition of the author's one-of-a-kind novel, in which an enigmatic Englishman is chosen to be Pope, and selects Hadrian as his papal name. With an introduction by Shane Leslie and a frontis illustration of the author's cover design for the original edition of this work, published in 1904 in England under the author's real name: Frederick Rolfe. --- In purple wraps with papal headgear on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy lacking apparent damages.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; xxiii, 350 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner, as Related by Himself, DEFOE, Daniel (author); WHEELER, Joe L. (editor)
26 DEFOE, Daniel (author); WHEELER, Joe L. (editor) The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, of York, Mariner, as Related by Himself
76108 Wheaton, Illinois Tyndale House Publishers 1997 156179743X / 9781561797431 Trade Paper As New with no dust jacket 
Signed by Joe L. Wheeler on title page. With a lengthy introduction (and afterword) by Mr. Wheeler. A new copy of the classic novel of adventure. Per sticker on cover, this edition has: 'in-depth introduction, complete text, updated for easier reading, discussion questions and illustrations.' Issued as part of Focus on the Family Great Stories series. --- A brand-new copy.; Great Stories; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; lxiii, 290 pages; Signed by Editor 
Price: 10.00 USD
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David Copperfield, DICKENS, Charles (author); WHEELER, Joe L. (editor)
27 DICKENS, Charles (author); WHEELER, Joe L. (editor) David Copperfield
77069 Wheaton, Illinois Tyndale House Publishers 1999 1561797618 / 9781561797615 Trade Paper As New with no dust jacket 
Signed by Joe L. Wheeler on title page. With a lengthy introduction (and afterword) by Mr. Wheeler. A new copy of the classic novel by Mr. Dickens. Per sticker on cover, this edition has: 'in-depth introduction, complete text, updated for easier reading, discussion questions and illustrations.' Issued as part of Focus on the Family Great Stories series. --- A new, undamaged copy. ; Great Stories; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; lxii, 807 pages; Signed by Editor 
Price: 13.00 USD
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The Illustrated Bible Dictionary: Complete 3-Volume Set, DOUGLAS, J. D. (organizing editor); HILLYER, N. (revision editor)
28 DOUGLAS, J. D. (organizing editor); HILLYER, N. (revision editor) The Illustrated Bible Dictionary: Complete 3-Volume Set
80644 Leicester, Great Britain / Wheaton, Illinois USA Inter-Varsity Press / Tyndale House 1980 0842375752 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
A three-volume complete set of this lavishly illustrated dictionary-style guide to the Holy Bible. With plenty of photos, maps and diagrams, many in full color. Biblical passages cited are from the Revised Standard Version (Second Edition 1971) of the Bible. --- In brown leatherette with titling gilt-stamped on covers and spines. Jackets feature color scenes and objects as mentioned inside these volumes. --- With prior owner's sticker to front free endpaper of volume 3, otherwise a clean, firm, sturdy set. Jackets are bright and intact, but with some tears, scratches and creases, including a 1-inch tear to front panel of Volume I. Jackets protected in removable mylar wrappers. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 1728 pages 
Price: 43.00 USD
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Time to Remember, DOUGLAS, Lloyd C.
29 DOUGLAS, Lloyd C. Time to Remember
80606 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1951 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
The American minister and author's memoir of his childhood, in a reprint edition. Mr. Douglas won fame for his novels "The Magnificent Obsession" and "The Robe", among others. With color frontis illustration and additional illustrations in black & white by David Hendrickson. --- In orange paper-covered boards, with titling in brown on cover and spine. Dust jacket with color Hendrickson illustration on cover. --- With an inked gift inscription to front free endpaper, soiling to textblock edges, and lots of interior notes, underlinings and marginalia (with more notes to rear paste-down). Price-clipped, brittle jacket with chips (some tape-repaired) and small tears to edges; else intact.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); x, 238 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Tremor Of Bliss  Contemporary Writers on the Saints, Elie, Paul (editor)
30 Elie, Paul (editor) Tremor Of Bliss Contemporary Writers on the Saints
71833 New York Harcourt Brace 1994 0151001014 / 9780151001019 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
In nice condition. In maroon half cloth & maroon paperboards; interior of vol is clean & unmarked. Interior page w/sm. tear. DJ a bit scuffed but otherwise undamaged. With orig $22 flap price unclipped. Stated first ed. ; 1.18 x 7.82 x 5.78 Inches; 300 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Sacred Writings Part II: Christian (Part II), Buddhist, Hindu, Mohammedan (Number 45 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
31 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Sacred Writings Part II: Christian (Part II), Buddhist, Hindu, Mohammedan (Number 45 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81115 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A collection of essential writings pertaining to prominet religions. Includes: Christian, Part II (1st & 2nd epistles of St. Paul and Hymns of the Christian Church); Buddhist Writings, translated and annotated by Henry Clarke Warren; Hindu, The Bhagavad-Gita, translated by Sir Edwin Arnold and Mohammedan, Chapters from the Koran, translated and annotated by E. H. Palmer. --- The 45th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who has supplied introductions and notes. With sepia image of a Hindu temple. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With slightly lightened spine, minor interior soiling; otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 529 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Future Agenda: A Festschrift in Honour of John Templeton on His 80th Birthday, 29th November 1992, FORKER, Wilbert (editor)
32 FORKER, Wilbert (editor) The Future Agenda: A Festschrift in Honour of John Templeton on His 80th Birthday, 29th November 1992
76481 Edinburgh The Hanover Press 1992 0707307236 / 9780707307237 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
A work, containing writing of noted religious personages, to commemorate the 80th birthday of Sir John Templeton. The noted investor and philanthropist created the Templeton Prize for Progress Toward Research or Discoveries about Spiritual Realities; he long argued for a place for God in everyday peoples' lives. Included are a program of events on the eve of Mr. Templeton's birthday, as well as a signed letter by his son Dr. Jack Templeton, presenting this copy of this work to Mr. & Mrs. Frank Sunderland in Colorado. --- A clean, bright, firm copy in Fine condition; in jacket in similar condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 188 pages 
Price: 41.00 USD
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How Our Bible Came to Us: Its Texts and Versions, HERKLOTS, H. G. G.
33 HERKLOTS, H. G. G. How Our Bible Came to Us: Its Texts and Versions
79526 New York Oxford University Press 1954 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
An account of the origins of the Bible, originally published in the U.K. as "Back to the Bible". With numerous black and white plates depicting ancient locales or manuscripts/fragments. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- The spine and nearby cover areas are quite sunned (but titling is readable), otherwise an unmarked, sound copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 174 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Spirit of Himalaya: The Story of a Truth Seeker, JYOTI, Swami Amar
34 JYOTI, Swami Amar Spirit of Himalaya: The Story of a Truth Seeker
77311 Tucson, Arizona Truth Consciousness 1979 093357200X / 9780933572003 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
The 'Spirit of Himalaya...(helps) unfold the Spirit of Man in accordance with the Eternal Cosmic Reality.' Includes 8 color plates and glossary. In beige full cloth-covered boards w/mountain-outline on cover, titling on spine, both in gilt. Jacket with color Himalayan scene on cover. --- A clean, bright, firm copy but w/price-clipped front free endpaper. Jacket with minor rubbing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Conquest of Fear, KING, Basil
35 KING, Basil The Conquest of Fear
80712 Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing Company [c.1920s-30s] Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
The author makes the case for God's role in dealing with normal human fears. An entry in publisher's "Star Series". --- In rust cloth-covered boards with yellow spine titling. Volume bears 1921 date but likely published c.1920s-30s. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With partial split near title page, lightly sunned spine, dark spots to a few pages at rear of volume and inked gift inscription to front free endpaper; otherwise an intact, firm, sound copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 270 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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A Survey of American Church Records: Major Denominations Before 1880 [Genealogy] (Volume I - III Edition, enlarged), KIRKHAM, E. Kay
36 KIRKHAM, E. Kay A Survey of American Church Records: Major Denominations Before 1880 [Genealogy] (Volume I - III Edition, enlarged)
79722 Logan, Utah The Everton Publishers, Inc. 1971 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
A leading LDS Church genealogical researcher offers information on collecting data about one's American ancestors from [Christian] church records in the U.S. Includes sections offering brief histories of various denominations, state-by-state listings of church record sources, glossary and abbreviation used. Includes most major Christian denominations (but not LDS). --- In full brown cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in gilt on cover and spine. Lavender jacket with image of church on cover. --- Prior owner's sticker to front paste-down, otherwise a clean, firm copy. Unclipped dust jacket with light chafing at crease points; else nice and in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 264 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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The ABC's of American Genealogical Research [Genealogy], KIRKHAM, E. Kay
37 KIRKHAM, E. Kay The ABC's of American Genealogical Research [Genealogy]
79721 Salt Lake City Deseret Book Company 1955 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Stated IV printing, 1955. A leading LDS Church genealogical researcher offers basic information on collecting data about one's American ancestors. Includes chapters on: Getting Started, Using Genealogical Libraries, County, State and other Governmental Records and other topics. --- In full brown cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in gilt on cover and spine. Simple red jacket with price-clipped flap price. --- Prior owner's signature to front free endpaper, otherwise a clean, firm copy. Dust jacket with chipping and small tears along edges; else nice and in removable archival mylar protector.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); vii, 123 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Jewish Book of Why, Kolatch, Alfred J.
38 Kolatch, Alfred J. The Jewish Book of Why
72200 Middle Village, NY Jonathan David Publishers 1981 0824602560 / 9780824602567 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Mysteries of Judaism explained in this well-preserved volume. Clean, bright, unmarked. ; 1.2 x 8.6 x 5.5 Inches; 336 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Catholic Church: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles edition), KÜNG, Hans
39 KÜNG, Hans The Catholic Church: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles edition)
80022 New York The Modern Library 2001 0679640924 / 9780679640929 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
2nd printing. In this Modern Library Chronicles edition the author tells the long history of the Catholic Church, from its origins through the good and bad times to the papacy of John Paul II. Translated by John Bowden. --- In atypical Modern Library pictorial covers featuring John Paul II at the Vatican / Bernhard endpapers / semi-transparent special Chronicles jacket. --- An unmarked, bright, crisp copy in similar unclipped jacket.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); xxxv, 221 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Beggar Boy of Galilee, LAU, Josephine Sanger
40 LAU, Josephine Sanger Beggar Boy of Galilee
80946 New York Abingdon-Cookesbury Press 1946 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
In this story for the young reader, a poor boy and his blind father encounter Jesus in the Holy Land. With several black & white illustrations by Frederick Hogg. --- In tan cloth-covered boards with image of sailboats on cover in blue, and spine titling in blue. Jacket with Sea of Galilee scene in color. --- With prior owner's inked signature & notations to front paste-down and slight soiling to cloth; otherwise a firm, clean copy. Jacket with small tears and chipping to edges; else intact.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 192 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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