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Christian Messenger, the : Devoted to the Doctrine of Universal Benevolence, the Defense of Liberal Principles Generally in Religion, and Miscellaneous Readings of Chaste and Moral Tendency

By: Sawyer, Thomas Jefferson, and Philo Price

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Philo Price: 1831

Seller ID: 20083

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


412 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; This is a bound volume containing 52 weekly issues or one full year. Hardcover, brown leather spine and corners, marbled boards, [iv] + 412 pages, rag (cotton fiber) paper throughout, index, main text in 3 columns. ; Includes October 1831 to October 1832. Universalist doctrine, theology, denominational news, convention news, Bible interpretation, weddings, obituaries, original poetry, more. Yes, this is an actual publication from 1831. ... View more info

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Source and Office of a Church Literature, the : A Sermon Preached at the 12th Anniversary of the Maryland Branch of the Evangelical Knowledge Society in St. Peter's Church, Baltimore, May 30, 1860

By: Schenck, Noah Hunt

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Entz & Bash: 1860

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18468

Condition: Very Good


28 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Pale green softcover, 28 pages. Includes brief correspondence between author and society. ; The Evangelical Knowledge Society was a Baltimore organization which held religious lectures and published tracts. The Rev. Noah Schenck (1825-1885) was rector of St. Anne's Protestant Episcopal Church of Brooklyn, and was father of Anna Pendleton Schenck, one of America's earliest professional woman architects. ; Complete subtitle: 'A Sermon Preac... View more info

Unitarian Universalist Pocket Guide, the : 1963 Edition

By: Scholefield, Harry B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1963

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 20548

Condition: Near Fine


70 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Pale gray softcover, [viii] + 70 glossy pages, 6 chapters by various denominational leaders, 5 appendixes including bibliography and chronology. ; Includes contributions by Jack Mendelsohn Jr, Dorothy Spoerl, Homer Jack, Paul W. Sawyer, others. ; Remarkably good condition. Been kept clean and flat its entire life. View more info

Unitarian Universalist Pocket Guide, The, 2e : 2nd Edition, 4th Printing, 1999

By: Schulz, William F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Skinner House Books;: 1993

Edition: Second Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 20622

ISBN: 1558963197

Condition: Near Fine


110 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; Softcover, 110 pages, bibliography, chronology, 7 chapters by various denominational leaders. ; Copyright 1954. This is 2nd edition, 1993, 4th printing, 1999. Very compact history and general beliefs of Universalist Unitarianism, written for the beginner. ; No sign of use. View more info

Unitarian Universalist Pocket Guide, The, 2e : (2nd Edition, 1993)

By: Schulz, William F.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Skinner House Books: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20745

ISBN: 1558963197

Condition: Near Fine


110 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; Small softcover, 110 pages, bibliography, chronology, 7 chapters by various denominational leaders. ; Very compact history and general beliefs of Universalist Unitarianism, written for the beginner. ; No visible sign of use. Interior clean, binding tight. View more info

Steps to the Altar : A Manual of Devotions for the Blessed Eucharist, 1883

By: Scudamore, W. E.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: E. & J. B. Young & Company: 1883

Seller ID: 10954

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


203 pages; 24mo (5") 13 cm; Small hardcover, 3.75 x 5 inches, dark brownish-black cloth, gold lettering and decor, pale yellow endpapers, 203 pages, 2 appendixes. ; This is an actual book from 1883, not a flimsy print-on-demand fake. ; Published in New York by E. & J. B. Young & Company, 1883. From estate of Rev. J. F. Conover, rector of Trinity Episcopal Church, Janesville, Wisconsin, 1884-1887. ; Light wear only. No marks. Binding tight. View more info

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Athanasia : Or, Foregleams of Immortality

By: Sears, Edmund Hamilton

Price: $24.00

Publisher: American Unitarian Association: 1858

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 15988

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


340 pages; 12mo (7.25") 19 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, blindstamped decor to boards, gilt spine lettering, pale yellow endpapers, [xii] + 340 pages, footnotes, 43 chapters on such topics as metaphysics, pneumatology, death, resurrection, eternal life, heavenly peace, the glorified saviour, doctrines of the primitive church, much more. ; Copyright 1857. This is 2nd edition, 1858. (This is an actual book from 1858, not an overpriced flimsy reprint) Authored by Christia... View more info

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Trials and Triumphs of a Woman : Prospectus

By: Shelhamer, Julia A. (Mrs)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: God's Bible School & College: 1940

Seller ID: 16836

Condition: Very Good+


64 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small pale gray softcover, 64 pages, b/w photo of author on cover, publisher (company owned by author and her husband, Rev. E. E. Shelhamer) catalog on rear. ; From preface: 'This is a prospectus of a large book entitled Trials and Triumphs of a Woman. The great demand for the f*rst edition has necessitated another, which is now being published.' Memoirs of a Midwest Methodist missionary who spent much time in 'saloons and redlight distri... View more info

Worship and Conduct Songs for Beginners and Primaries : For Use in the Church School, Sunday Session, Week Day Session, Vacation Session, and the Home

By: Shields, Elizabeth McEwan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Presbyterian Committee of Publication: 1929

Seller ID: 20082

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


128 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, blue-green cloth, 128 unnumbered pages, 2 indexes, 119 hymns and sacred songs of an easy nature, suitable for Sunday school children, with lyrics and music in 4-part harmony. ; Copyright 1929. Code indicates 15th printing. Includes several songs with lyrics or music or both by Elizabeth McE. Shields. ; Minor edgewear. Very few library marks. Front free endpaper missing. Library label on spine. View more info

Collection of Hymns for the Use of the United Brethren in Christ, a : Taken from the Most Approved Authors and Adapted to Public and Private Worship (1871)

By: Shuey, W. J., with William Hanby and L. S. Chittenden

Price: $13.00

Publisher: W. J. Shuey: 1871

Seller ID: 11191

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


750 pages; 24mo (5.75") 15 cm; Small hardcover (3.25 x 5.4 inches, 1.6 inches thick) 85 x 136 mm, 45 mm thick. Black leather, all edges gilt, 1078 hymn texts with topic labels and metrical labels. No tunes, no author names given. Index in rear. English text throughout. ; Copyright 1858. This edition 1871. This is an actual book from 1871, not an overpriced print-on-demand fake. ; Poor condition. Quite worn. Name (Eli Martz) stamped on front cover, gilt now very worn ... View more info

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Universe Still Sings, the : With Notes on Creative Writing

By: Shull, William Russell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Religion & Health Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19006

Condition: Very Good+


64 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Pale green softcover booklet, 64 glossy pages, footnotes, 9 tips on being creative, 24 b/w photos and line illustrations. ; 1st printing, 1957, stated. Introduction by Starr Daily. ; A very nice collection of 56 original short, inspirational poetic homilies by preacher who was, at various times, Church of the Brethren, Presbyterian, Congregationalist, and Methodist. ; Almost no wear. Covers slightly faded, small spot to upper front tip. ... View more info

Elementary Teachings of Islam

By: Siddiqui, Moulana Abdul Aleem

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Al Saadawi Publications: 1974

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 18348

ISBN: 089259022X

Condition: Very Good-


88 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small softcover, dark blue-green covers, 88 pages, 16 b/w photos showing correct postures for prayer. English throughout, with some phrases in English, Arabic, and transliterated Arabic. ; Appears to have been originally published about 1930. This states 3rd edition, 1974. Written like a catechism, with basic doctrines of Islam explained by question and answer. Rear cover states Al Saadawi Publications. Interior page states American Trust P... View more info

Universalist Miscellany, Volume 2 : A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Biblical Literature, Explanations of Scripture, Doctrinal and Moral Discussions, and the Promotion of Practical Piety

By: Skinner, Otis Ainsworth, and Edwin Hubbell Chapin

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Alfred Mudge: 1844

Seller ID: 20341

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


432 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Hardcover, brown leather over spine, green marbled boards, [iv] + 432 pages, index, footnotes. ; July 1844 to June 1845. Universalist theology explained, slavery denounced, fraudulent preachers of partialist denominations exposed, plus original hymns and poetry, denominational news and statistics, much more. ; We have graded this item Fair. Boards quite worn, spine rubbed but gilt lettering is readable. Title page has name faintly pencil... View more info

Universalist Miscellany, The, Volume 5 : A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Moral Discussion and Practical Piety

By: Skinner, Otis Ainsworth, and Sebastian Streeter

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Mudge & Corliss: 1848

Seller ID: 20201

ISBN: 1173715754

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


482 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, dark brown cloth, gilt spine lettering, 482 pages, green endpapers, complete index in front, b/w portrait frontispiece engraving of the Rev. Edwin Hubbell Chapin. ; Amazonbuyers please note: This is an actual hardcover book from 1848, not a flimsy computer-generated reprint. ; This is a complete bound volume of the monthly periodical, Universalist Miscellany, Volume 5, from July 1847 to June 1848, edited by Rev. Otis A. Skinner a... View more info

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Out of the Mist

By: Solada, Lydia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Understanding: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19060

Condition: Near Fine


16 pages; 24mo (5.5") 13 cm; Small softcover, green leatherette covers, 16 glossy pages numbered to 12.; Author Lydia Solada Goings was a New Thought adherent and one of the leaders of First Church of Understanding, Detroit, Michigan. Here she brings you Truth with a capital T. From introduction: This book contains 'glimpses of the Truth, inspired thoughts of God that have been transmitted by the angels of the Lord and received by earnest seekers of Truth.' ; No visi... View more info

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Lasting Peace, and a Little Child Shall Lead Them : (Shape Notes) Our 1942 Book for Singing Schools, Conventions, Etc.

By: Stamps, Frank W. and J. R. Baxter

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Stamps-Baxter Music & Printing Company: 1942

Seller ID: 19807

Condition: Poor


136 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Softcover, 136 gospel songs, spirituals and hymns, with lyrics and music arranged for 4 voices, in shape notes. ; We have graded this item Poor. Backstrip mostly missing. Rear cover fragile, torn and taped. Owner name penned once on front, once on back. Pages tanned from age but not brittle. Last leaf (songs 134-136) chipped and small parts unreadable, otherwise everything is readable. Binding still holding tight. Scarce. Sold as is. View more info

Reckoning That Counts, The

By: Stanford, Miles J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Miles J. Stanford: 1966

Seller ID: 17779

Condition: Very Good+


104 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Yellow glossy softcover booklet, 104 + 2 pages, 14 short chapters, appendix. ; Sequel to author's famous 'Green Letters.' Spiritual advice for Christians and an interpretation of Romans 6 : 11 which calls us to count upon the truths of our identification with Christ. Published by author. Printed by Living Spring Press, Hong Kong. ; Covers show slight fading, small crease to tip of lower rear cover. No other defects. View more info

Women's Bible, the : Part 1, the Pentateuch, and Part 2, Judges, Kings, Prophets and Apostles

By: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Coalition Task Force on Women & Religion: 1986

Seller ID: 15804

Condition: Very Good


401 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Softcover, orange leatherette covers, [xviii] + 152 + 217 + 14 pages, b/w photo frontispiece of Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Bible text in 2 columns, with extensive commentary by Stanton and other women of religion. This edition also includes facsimiles of inscr*ptions from an early edition acerbically inscr*bed by Stanton herself. ; Isbn 0960304215. Originally published 1895-1898. This edition 1974, 12th printing, February, 1986. ; Yes, this ... View more info

Woman's Bible, The

By: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, and Maureen Fitzgerald

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Northeastern University Press: 1994

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 15535

ISBN: 1555531628

Condition: Very Good+


403 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Softcover, [xxxiv] + 152 + 217 pages, 403 total pages, appendixes. ; Yes, this is the famous feminist Bible Commentary by the great American activist Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Originally published 1895. This is a facsimile reprint edition, 1993, 2nd printing, 1994, with new foreword by Maureen Fitzgerald. ; Stanton, a Unitarian with Quaker roots, points up the fact that religious idologies and institutions have been used to oppress women f... View more info

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Mon Missel Dominical, Methode Simplifiee Pour Suivre La Messe, Gros Caracteres : My Sunday Missal, Using a Simplified Method of Following the Mass, Large Print

By: Stedman, Joseph F. (Father Stedman)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Edition Fides: 1943

Seller ID: 20951

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


512 pages; 24mo (5.5") 13 cm; Text in LATIN and FRENCH. Small hardcover, black leather over flexible boards, 512 pages, gilt lettering and chalice design on spine, rounded corners, all edges red gilt, 3 page-marker ribbons, several lists and tables, dozens of small illustrations in black and red, main text in French with many sections in parallel Latin and French. ; Copyright 1938. This edition 1943.; Only a touch of edgewear. No marks. 5 small holy cards laid in. Sc... View more info