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Seven Stormy Sundays : 1e, 1st Edition, 1858

By: Hale, Lucretia P, with August Tholuck

Price: $75.00

Publisher: American Unitarian Association: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20192

ISBN: 1347382593

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


371 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, purple-brown cloth, pale yellow endpapers, [x] + 371 pages, seven outstanding sermons on unusual topics, selected and edited and (some) translated by Lucretia Hale, interspersed with poems, hymn texts, prayers, scripture readings, etc. Contents: Rhododendrons, by William B. O. Peabody. Sure wall, by K. G. Bretschneider. Daily bread, by August Tholuck. Forgiveness, by William B. O. Peabody. Children, by Lucretia Ha... View more info

Soul and Body : A Book of Sermons Preached in the Church of the Divine Paternity, New York City

By: Hall, Frank Oliver

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Universalist Publishing House: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20203

ISBN: 135683373X

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


218 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Hardcover, brown cloth, gilt lettering spine and front, top edge gilt, 218 pages, 10 sermons on the human soul, each with Scripture quotation at the beginning and short poem or hymn text at the end. ; The Rev. Frank Oliver Hall (1860-1941) was ordained Universalist in 1884, was minister of Church of the Divine Paternity, aka Fourth Universalist, New York City, for nearly 30 years, and was a well-known activist for peace and justice. ; Plea... View more info

Sana Kaipaaville : Message for Those Who Seek

By: Halminen, Einari

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Einari Halminen: 1985

Seller ID: 15924

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


88 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; FINNISH TEXT. Black hardcover, gold lettering, b/w portrait photo of author, 28 short chapters. Glossy throughout. ; Laid in: A lovely typed note, not s*gned, mostly in English, but with several Finnish words and phrases, presumably from author to his family in Finland, thanking them for their hospitality, inviting them to visit America. ; Appears to be a book of sermons or homilies or perhaps Bible exegesis. We cannot read Finnish but we ... View more info

Prayers Offered by the Chaplain of the Senate of the United States : During the 97th Congress, 1981-1982 (Signed)

By: Halverson, Richard C. (Rev)

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18744

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


165 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, brown buckram cloth, gold lettering, [x] + 165 pages, b/w portrait photo of author, over 100 ecumenical and interfaith prayers and invocations, with date listed. ; Front endpaper warmly inscribed and SIGNED by author, Dick Halverson and dated Feb 1, 1986. ; Introduction by Vice President George H. W. Bush. Forewords by Senator Howard H. Baker and Senator Robert C. Byrd. ; Almost no wear, however, owner penned his initials on top ... View more info

Book of Common Prayer, and Administration of the Sacraments, and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, the : (1896 Edition, Leather) According to the Use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America, Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David

By: Hart, Samuel, and Protestant Episcopal Church

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1896

Seller ID: 13506

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


566 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small leather hardcover, 4 x 6.25 inches, 10 x 16 cm, black pebbled leather, [xxxii] + 566 pages, gilt lettering, simple Latin cross on front, rounded corners, all edges red gilt, black endpapers. ; Includes table of lessons, table of feasts, numerous prayers, litanies, collects, epistles, gospels, Lord's Supper, baptism, catechism, confirmation, matrimony, ordination, much more. ; Compiled and ratified by Protestant Episcopal Church, 1... View more info

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Church Hymn Book, the : For the Worship of God

By: Hatfield, Edwin F.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Company: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20489

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


971 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Hardcover, dark brown leather, 971 pages, six compartments and gilt title on spine, all edges gilt, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers, 4 indexes, 1464 hymns + 32 doxologies + 30 selections for chanting. Lyrics only. No tunes. Each hymn text has topic, meter, author, date. ; 1st edition, 1872, same date. ; Very light edgewear, visible rubbing of raised bands on spine. Lovely old gift note in fountain pen on reverse of front free endpaper: ... View more info

Secret of a Happy Day, The

By: Havergal, Frances Ridley

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Holiday Publishing Company: 1910

Seller ID: 16105

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


16 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Lovely old hardcover gift book, white and pale green boards, 16 unnumbered pages, text in blue with gilt and red highlights throughout, 7 color illustrations. ; No date but we estimate about 1910. Inspirational poem about trusting God's will. ; Amazonbuyers please note: image does not match this edition. This edition is very similar, but instead of three young angels, illustration on front cover depicts one angel holding a long feather pen.... View more info

Holy Bible, Authorized or King James Version : Master Reference Edition, Masonic Edition, Red Letter Edition, Pictorial Pronouncing Dictionary

By: Heirloom

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Heirloom Bible Publishers: 1971

Seller ID: 20118

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


978 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; Large heavy hardcover, dark blue buckram cloth, title and masonic symbol in gold on front and spine, [x] + 72 + 762 + 128 + 6 pages, 978 total pages, dictionary, concordance, appendixes, family record pages, 7 color maps, main text in 2 columns with chain references in small inner columns, dozens of small b/w illustrations, numerous full-page color illustrations. ; Copyright 1964. This printing 1971. ; Complete subtitle: 'Authorized or ... View more info

Pioneer Missionary Experiences in the Jungle Wilds of South America : Missionary Message Published in the Interest of the Neglected Heathen Tribes in the Interior of South America

By: Hendrickson, Ford

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Ford Hendrickson: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17709

Condition: Good


156 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Softcover, dark green leatherette covers, black lettering, small map, 29 b/w photos and illustrations with captions. Appendix by Joseph Hurley, fellow missionary. Includes short list of Piaroa words with their meanings in English and Spanish. ; Memoirs of author's forays into the interior of South America in 1923-1924, starting from Caracas and journeying up the Orinoco River through Venezuela, who established a missionary station (Indep... View more info

Collected Hymns of John Haynes Holmes, The

By: Holmes, John Haynes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11772

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


100 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, black cloth over spine, brown boards, [xii] + 100 pages, index of first lines, 38 hymn texts, each with author's notes and commentary. Two have tunes in 4-part harmony, otherwise tunes indicated. Composers are Clifford Demarest and William Lloyd. ; The Rev. John Haynes Holmes (1879-1964) was author, editor, peace activist, national vice president of NAACP 1909-1959, one of three founders of War Resisters League, pas... View more info

Christ and the World : Secularism the Enemy of the Church

By: Huntington, Frederic Dan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Company: 1875

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10957

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


82 pages; 16mo (6") 15 cm; Small hardcover (4.5 x 6 inches) 11 x 15 cm, purple-gray cloth, black decor, gilt lettering, dark brown endpapers, 82 pages, brief introduction by publisher. ; 1st edition. Same date. Author's keynote address at Convention of Episcopal Diocese of Central New York, 1874, slightly revised for publication. Authored by Rt. Rev. Frederic Dan Huntington, Bishop of Central New York, a former Unitarian minister who became Protestant Episcopal in 18... View more info

Church Hymnal, A, Compiled from the Prayer Book Hymnal : (Episcopalian) and from the Additional Hymns, Hymns Ancient and Modern, and Hymns for Church and Home, with Music

By: Hutchins, Charles L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Breed, Lent & Company: 1870

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 10966

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


240 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Gilt title on front states Church Hymnal in ornate celtic letters. ; Hardcover, steel-gray cloth, dark brown endpapers, 240 pages, 3 indexes, about 360 hymns with 4-part music in standard notation, music alone at top of page with all lyrics below. ; Copyright 1870. This is 3rd edition, 1870. Compiled, revised and enlarged by the Rev. Charles L. Hutchins. ; Amazonbuyers please note: image does not match this edition. This is an actual boo... View more info

Essays by an Agnostic and Criticisms by a Skeptic

By: Ingersoll, Robert G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1945

Seller ID: 20661

Condition: Very Good+


39 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Green softcover booklet, 39 pages, 4 famous essays, which are; Why am I an Agnostic? [1890]. Professor Huxley and Agnosticism [1889]. Ernest Renan Obituary [1891]. Tolstoi and the Kreutzer Sonata [1890]. ; Edited and published by the great Emanuel Haldeman-Julius. ; Edges of covers sunned, staples starting to rust. No other defects. ; Little Blue Book B Series View more info

Carols of Glory : A Choice Collection of Gospel Songs (Shape Notes)

By: Isaac, Edward W. D. Jr, with Mrs. M. M. Isaac and Lucie E. Campbell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: National B. Y. P. U. Board: 1932

Seller ID: 17739

Condition: Poor


48 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Red and tan softcover booklet, 48 pages, 38 gospel songs and hymns, all in 4-part harmony in shape notes. ; Published by Baptist Young Peoples Union, 1932. Songs by Lucie E. Campbell, the Rev. E. W. D. Isaac Jr, and other African American (and some white) composers. ; We have graded this item Poor. Covers quite rubbed, spotted and edgeworn. Pencil scribbles here and there. Old tape repair to spine. Two leaves have small closed tears, not ... View more info

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Candle in the Wilderness : A History of Saint Lukes Episcopal Church, Harpursville, New York 1799-1969

By: Jacob, R. Leone; Illustrated by Anne Herbert

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Old Onaquaga Historical Society: 1969

Seller ID: 19945

Condition: Near Fine


28 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; White softcover booklet, 28 pages, 3 appendixes, 18 b/w photos, facsimiles and illustrations including small map on rear cover. ; Published by Old Onaquaga Historical Society, Ouaquaga (yes, both spellings are used) (Colesville, Broome County) New York, 1969. ; One very small spot on front cover. Otherwise appears unused. Scarce. View more info

Apocryphal New Testament, the : Being the Apocryphal Gospels, Acts, Epistles, and Apocalypses, with Other Narratives and Fragments, Newly Translated

By: James, Montague Rhodes

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1960

Edition: Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 20566

ISBN: 0198261217

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


594 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, dark blue cloth, [xxxii] + 594 pages, bibliography, 2 appendixes, 6 indexes, footnotes throughout. ; Complete subtitle: 'Being the Apocryphal Gospels, Acts, Epistles, and Apocalypses, with Other Narratives and Fragments, Newly Translated by Montague Rhodes James, LittD, FRA, FSA.' ; Copyright 1924. This is 7th printing, 1960. Contents include: Gospel according to Hebrews. Gospel according to Ebionites. Gospel of Peter. Gospel ... View more info

Quakerism : And its Application to Some Modern Problems

By: Janney, O. Edward

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Walter H. Jenkins: 1945

Seller ID: 20413

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


178 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover, dark blue cloth over spine, gray cloth over boards, 178 pages, gilt lettering, brief appendix of bible verses, a few footnotes. ; Originally published 1917. This edition undated but about 1945. ; Sub-sub-title: 'Based on a course of lectures on Quaker Ideals, given at Woolman School for Social and Religious Education.' ; Topics include: Early Quakerism. Modern Quakerism. Inner light. Application of religion to modern problems... View more info

Jefferson Bible, the : The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth, with the Annotated Commentaries on Religion of Thomas Jefferson

By: Jefferson, Thomas, with Roche, Foote, Harrington

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter: 1964

Seller ID: 12744

Condition: Near Fine in Fair dust jacket


384 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Hardcover, blue cloth, endpaper maps, endnotes. Text is in three main sections: 1) The Jefferson Bible, reprinted in beautiful text, English only. 2) Complete set of facsimile pages from Jefferson's original scrapbook Bible, with parallel texts in Greek, Latin, French, English, covering 82 spreads. 3) Commentaries on the Bible, extracted from Jefferson's letters. ; Facsimile pages are somewhat dark and may be difficult to read without a ... View more info

Trick of Perspective, a : An Essay on Unitarian Universalist Traditions

By: Johnson, David A.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Unitarian Universalist Association: 1971

Seller ID: 20680

Condition: Very Good+


12 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Pink softcover, 12 pages plus covers, footnotes, nine penetrating questions about American liberal religious history and a brief thought-provoking essay on each. ; Published by Department of Education and Social Justice, Unitarian Universalist Association, 1971. Introduction by Norman Benson. ; A touch of fading to edges. One page has two small margin brackets penned in. No other defects. Scarce. ; Explorations in Curriculum Development Se... View more info

Life and Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian and Celebrated Warrior : With Three Dissertations Concerning Jesus Christ, John the Baptist, James the Just, Etc, 1836

By: Josephus, Flavius, translated by William Whiston

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Morgan & Sanxay: 1836

Seller ID: 19181

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


648 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark brown leather, gilt decor on spine, 648 pages, index, main text in 2 columns, with copious footnotes, 5 full-page b/w engravings with captions. ; Contents: Life of Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews, Wars of the Jews, Against Apion, table of Jewish weights and coins, appendixes, etc. ; Yes, this is the famous Whiston edition of Josephus, originally published 1737, in which Whiston included spurious Christian passages. This... View more info