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Image for Gesangbuch Fur Die Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Des Konigreichs Sachsen

Gesangbuch Fur Die Evangelisch-Lutherische Landeskirche Des Konigreichs Sachsen

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Verlag Der Neuen Gesangbuchs-Kasse: 1907

Stock No.: 73003

Condition: 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 um... View more info

Image for 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)

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)

By: N/A

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Braunschweig, Drud und Verlag der Hofbuchdruckerei: 1840

Stock No.: 74157

Condition: 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... View more info

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Biblischer Katechismus über die Hauptlehren der Heiligen Schrift; English-German (Bible Catechism of the main teachings of Scripture)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio/New York, Jennings and Graham/Eaton and Mains: 1904

Stock No.: 75634

Condition: 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. ... View more info

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Dans la Retraite

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Sandoz & Fischbacher: N.D.

Stock No.: 76556

Condition: 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 attributi... View more info

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The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version Containing the Old and New Testaments

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: [c.1950s-60s]

Stock No.: 80975

Condition: 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. Undate... View more info

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The Holy Bible: Self-Pronouncing Edition Containing the Old and New Testaments (Authorized King James Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, World Publishing Company: [c.1940s-60s]

Stock No.: 82179

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Self-pronouncing edition. This Bible is an authorized King James version (of 1611). Proper names divided into syllables and marked to ease with pronunciation. Includes a 16-page section of color maps of the Holy Land at rear of volume. Section between Old and New Testaments with uncompleted blanks to enter marriage, births, marriages and deaths. With unmarked presentation page and a couple of color plates. Volume is undated, but possibly published c.1940s-60s. --- In fl... View more info

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The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments: Revised Standard Version With Concordance and Index to Nelson's Bible Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1952

Stock No.: 82196

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


A handsome Bible bound in flexible bonded black leather (or possibly 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. Includes Bible study guide, Concordance and index to Nelson's Bible Atlas at rear of volume; as well as a 12-page section of color maps of the Holy Land and Eastern Mediterranean areas. With s... View more info

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The Holy Bible: Red Letter Edition, Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated Out of the Original tongues and with Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Kress Stores: [c.1940s-50]

Stock No.: 82197

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


A basic Bible bound in flexible leatherette-like cloth covers. Red Letter Edition (words of Christ in red). Published for the Kress Stores chain of five-and-dime stores in the U. S. by an unstated publisher. Text is based on the 1611 (King James) version. Undated, but possibly published c.1940s-50s. --- Text displayed in two columns per page, with brief summary of page's content at top of each. Textblock edges all in red. --- This Bible with evidence of having been read ... View more info

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The Confessions of Saint Augustine (Modern Library #263.1)

By: (Saint) AUGUSTINE (of Hippo)

Price: $21.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1950]

Stock No.: 81903

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


A Modern Library edition of these highly regarded 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. Footnotes explaining archaic language or concepts scattered througout. --- In Toledano spine 8 / pale green cloth / gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks / green topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style h, verso advertises 347 titles in ML cat... View more info

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Words That Shook the World: Or, Martin Luther His Own Biographer, Being Pictures of the Great Reformer, Sketched Mainly from His Own Sayings [Autobiography of Martin Luther]

By: ADAMS, Charles (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Carlton & Porter: 1858

Stock No.: 81958

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


From the preface: "This little volume is not a biography of the great Luther. Its plan is rather to present to the young some choice specimens of his sayings and addresses." With numerous black & white engraved illustrations. --- In brown cloth-covered boards with designs blindstamped to covers and spine; gilt-stamped spine titling. --- With severe dulling to spine gilding (making title barely readable), lots of foxing, rounded cover corners and small spots of so... View more info

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Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

By: ADAMS, Henry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1957

Stock No.: 81521

Condition: Good


The learned Henry Adams takes the reader on a guided tour of the famed French cathedrals in this handsome edition in slipcase. With photographs by Samuel Chamberlain, a new introduction by Francis Henry Taylor and author's preface. --- In blue cloth-covered boards with gilt titling and decorations on spine. Sandglass flyer not present. Volume housed in gold paper-covered slipcase. --- A partial split at front hinge has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing, ... View more info

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Islam: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles edition)

By: ARMSTRONG, Karen

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 2000

Stock No.: 80907

ISBN: 0679640401

Condition: Near 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 but with minor rippling to pp.35/36. In clean, bright, unclippe... View more info

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One Step Forward: The Correct Comedy of Not Being God

By: BINDER, James K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Athens, Greece, James K. Binder: 1952

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 82005

Condition: Good


A self-published long-form religious-themed poem by James K. Binder. With a section of shorter verse at rear of volume, along with a tipped-on black & white image of a man. With a lengthy gift inscription to his former teacher Leo Spitzer, signed with the initials of the author. --- In plain untitled, unmarked stiff tan paper wraps. --- The leaves are a little yellowed and with crease and light chafing to covers.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 204 pages; Signed by Aut... View more info

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Presbyterian Law for the Local Church: A Handbook for Church Officers and Members

By: BLAKE, Eugene Carson (editor)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Office of the General Assembly, Presbyterian Church in the United States of America: 1953

Stock No.: 77103

Condition: 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 View more info

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Religio Medici (Everyman's Library #92)

By: BROWNE, Sir Thomas

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1959

Stock No.: 82097

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


An Everyman's Library edition of the famous treatise on religion and Christianity by Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682). The author was an intellectual who wrote on a wide variety of subjects. Includes an introduction by Halliday Sutherland. Entry 92 in the Everyman's Library theology & philosophy series. --- A 1959 reprint edition, in Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4. Full plum cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and "EL" in script at... View more info

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Good and Evil

By: BUBER, Martin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1953

Stock No.: 74277

ISBN: 0684717239

Condition: 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 View more info

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The Last Days of Pompeii (The Globe Edition)

By: BULWER-LYTTON, Sir Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelpha, J. B. Lippincott & Co.: 1875

Stock No.: 81365

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


An 1875 reprint edition of the famed historical novel set in Pompeii near present-day Naples. This work tells of early Christians and culminates with the eruption of Vesuvius in A.D. 79. First published in 1834. --- In full pebbled green cloth-covered boards with blindstamped decorations to front and back covers; titling & decorations in gilt on spine; brown endpapers and tissue-protected engraved frontis illustration. --- With tears to cloth at front joint, to paper at ... View more info

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The English Philosophers from Bacon to Mill (Modern Library Giant #G-47.1)

By: BURTT, Edwin A. (editor)

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c1967]

Stock No.: 79369

Condition: 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 ... View more info

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Butler's Lives of the Saints: Complete Edition (Volume II only: April, May, June)

By: BUTLER, Alban (original author); THURSTON S. J., Herbert; ATTWATER, Donald (editors)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland,, Christian Classics: 1956

Stock No.: 79701

Condition: 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, c... View more info

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A Joseph Campbell Companion: Reflections on the Art of Living

By: CAMPBELL, Joseph; OSBON, Diane K.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1994

Stock No.: 80796

ISBN: 0060167181

Condition: 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. Unclip... View more info

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Death Comes for the Archbishop (Modern Library Spine 16)

By: CATHER, Willa

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1980-1985]

Stock No.: 79959

ISBN: 0394605039

Condition: 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 b... View more info

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New Catholic Edition of the Holy Bible The Old Testament, Confraternity & Douay Version; The New Testament, Confraternity Edition

By: Catholic Book Publishing Co.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Catholic Book Publishing Company: 1953

Stock No.: 82129

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


An approved Catholic version of Holy Scripture, with imprimatur of Francis Cardinal Spellman, Archbishop of New York. Most of the Old Testament in the Douay translation; remainder of Old Testament and all of the New Testament in translation of the Confraternity of Christian Doctrine. With two pages inserted between Testaments with unmarked blanks for family records, marriages, births and deaths. Includes color maps of the Holy Land and eastern Meditteranean areas at rear... View more info

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Hadrian the Seventh

By: CORVO, Frederick Baron (ROLFE, Frederick)

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1969

Stock No.: 80045

ISBN: 048622323X

Condition: 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.; ... View more info

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David Copperfield

By: DICKENS, Charles (author); WHEELER, Joe L. (editor)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Wheaton, Illinois, Tyndale House Publishers: 1999

Stock No.: 77069

ISBN: 1561797618

Condition: 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 View more info

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Deacon Bradbury: A Novel

By: DIX, Edwin Asa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Century Co.: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 81955

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A first edition of author's 1900 novel. In green cloth-covered boards with decorations and titling in gilt and green on cover and spine; top edge gilt. Volume has no dust jacket. --- Binding is a little shaken, with loosely-attached title page, partial split near back of volume, and inked gift inscription to front free endpaper; else a clean, bright copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 288 pages View more info

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The Dead Sea Scrolls Uncovered: The First Complete Translation and Interpretation of 50 Key Documents Withheld for Over 35 Years

By: EISENMAN, Robert H.; WISE, Michael

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 1994

Stock No.: 82064

ISBN: 156619623X

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


A reprint edition of this translation and examination of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Includes a section of black & white plates bearing images of scroll fragments and locales in the Dead Sea region where they were found in the late 1940s and early 1950s. This work first published by Element Books Limited. --- In full maroon cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- An about Fine, newish copy lacking damages.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 i... View more info

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Tremor Of Bliss Contemporary Writers on the Saints

By: Elie, Paul (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 71833

ISBN: 0151001014

Condition: 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 View more info

Image for The Future Agenda: A Festschrift in Honour of John Templeton on His 80th Birthday, 29th November 1992

The Future Agenda: A Festschrift in Honour of John Templeton on His 80th Birthday, 29th November 1992

By: FORKER, Wilbert (editor)

Price: $41.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, The Hanover Press: 1992

Stock No.: 76481

ISBN: 0707307236

Condition: 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 w... View more info

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A Week with Christ the King

By: Gertrude, Sister Mary

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1927

Stock No.: 81625

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A guide to daily prayer for the Roman Catholic. Basic tenets of faith are combined with standard prayers and other aspects of Catholicism. With black & white illustrations scattered throughout, and a foreword by Rev. Francis P. Le Buffe, S.J. --- In stapled off-white wraps with image of a prayerful Mary on cover. --- With prior owner's signatures to covers, stray pencilings here and there but overall a sound, stable copy.; 12mo (7 to 7-1/2 in. tall); 98 pages View more info

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How Our Bible Came to Us: Its Texts and Versions

By: HERKLOTS, H. G. G.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1954

Stock No.: 79526

Condition: 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 View more info

Image for Saint Joseph Sunday Missal: A Simplified Arrangement of Praying the Mass on all Sundays and Feast Days, with A Treasury of Prayers (Large type Latin-English edition)

Saint Joseph Sunday Missal: A Simplified Arrangement of Praying the Mass on all Sundays and Feast Days, with A Treasury of Prayers (Large type Latin-English edition)

By: HOEVER, Rev. Hugo, S.O.Cist. (editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Catholic Book Publishing Co.: 1960

Stock No.: 81956

Condition: Very Good+


A nice, compact copy of this standard Catholic missal. Large type Latin-English edition, confraternity version, word-for-word as read from the pulpit. With color and black & white illustrations of biblical scenes, including frontis image of Christ on the cross. "The Rosary" center section in color. --- In flexible white vinyl covers with metal zipper closure. All textblock edges in orange. With fragile white satin ribbon bookmark sewn in. --- Ownership blanks hav... View more info

Image for A nice, compact copy of this standard Catholic missal. Large type Latin-English edition, confraternity version, word-for-word as read from the pulpit. With color and black & white illustrations of biblical scenes, including frontis image of Christ on the  (Large type Latin-English edition)

A nice, compact copy of this standard Catholic missal. Large type Latin-English edition, confraternity version, word-for-word as read from the pulpit. With color and black & white illustrations of biblical scenes, including frontis image of Christ on the (Large type Latin-English edition)

By: HOEVER, Rev. Hugo, S.O.Cist. (editor)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Catholic Book Publishing Co.: 1957

Stock No.: 81957

Condition: Very Good


A nice, compact copy of this standard Catholic missal. Large type Latin-English edition, confraternity version, word-for-word as read from the pulpit. With color and black & white illustrations of biblical scenes, including frontis image of Christ on the cross. "The Rosary" center section in color. --- In flexible dark brown leatherette covers. All textblock edges gilt. With fragile red satin ribbon bookmark sewn in. --- With scratching and dulling to textblock e... View more info

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The Story of Our Bible (The Bible Study Union Lessons: The Completely Graded Series)

By: HUNTING, Harold B.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1915

Stock No.: 81632

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The story of the actual people who wrote the Bible, beginning with those who wrote the New Testament and with information on the origins of the Old Testament as well. With lots of black & white photos depicting locales and ancient artifacts. With color frontis map of the eastern Meditteranean Sea. An entry in publisher's "The Bible Study Union Lessons: The Completely Graded Series". --- In beige cloth-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Volume lacks ... View more info

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1957 Brand Book of the Denver Westerners (No. 41 of limited edition of 60 copies)

By: JAMES, Numa L. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Denver Posse of the Westerners / Johnson Publishing Company: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 81658

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Number 41 of 60 in this limited "Posse Edition". The thirteenth in the series of "Brand Books", as issued by the Denver Posse of The Westerners group. These books consist of historical vignettes, biographical profiles and other historical stories from somewhere in the American West. The 1957 version had a focus on women in the West, and on religious topics. The stories are accompanied by sepia-toned plates bearing photos, maps and drawings. with illustrat... View more info

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Spirit of Himalaya: The Story of a Truth Seeker

By: JYOTI, Swami Amar

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, Truth Consciousness: 1979

Stock No.: 77311

ISBN: 093357200X

Condition: 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 View more info

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The ABC's of American Genealogical Research [Genealogy]

By: KIRKHAM, E. Kay

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Deseret Book Company: 1955

Stock No.: 79721

Condition: 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, otherwi... View more info

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A Survey of American Church Records: Major Denominations Before 1880 [Genealogy] (Volume I - III Edition, enlarged)

By: KIRKHAM, E. Kay

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Logan, Utah, The Everton Publishers, Inc.: 1971

Stock No.: 79722

Condition: 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 wit... View more info

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The Jewish Book of Why

By: Kolatch, Alfred J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Middle Village, NY, Jonathan David Publishers: 1981

Stock No.: 72200

ISBN: 0824602560

Condition: 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 View more info

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The Catholic Church: A Short History (Modern Library Chronicles edition)

By: KÜNG, Hans

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 2001

Stock No.: 80022

ISBN: 0679640924

Condition: 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); ... View more info

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Beggar Boy of Galilee

By: LAU, Josephine Sanger

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Abingdon-Cookesbury Press: 1946

Stock No.: 80946

Condition: 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... View more info