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Twelve Sermons Delivered During the Session of the United States Convention of Universalists : In the City of New York, September 15-16, 1853, Together with a Portrait of the Author of Each Sermon

By: Usher, James M.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: James M. Usher: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20073

ISBN: 1437436463

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


285 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, brown embossed cloth, gilt decor on front, all edges gilt, 285 pages, 12 sermons, 12 exquisite portrait engravings with tissue guards. ; Sermons by the Revs. Townsend P. Abell, Otis A. Skinner, Alonzo A. Miner, William Henry Ryder, Hosea Ballou 2nd, Ebenezer Fisher, Isaac Dowd Williamson, Alexander G. Laurie, Samuel P. Skinner, George Washington Montgomery, Thomas Whittemore, Moses Ballou. ; This is an actual book from 1853, not ... View more info

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Central United Church of Christ Presents : The Unveiling and Dedication of the Black Madonna, a Painting by Glanton Dowdell

By: Vaughn, Edward, and Albert B. Cleague Jr. ; Illustrated by Glanton Dowdell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Central United Church of Christ: 1967

Seller ID: 18777

Condition: Good+


8 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Softcover booklet, 8 green glossy pages, text by Edward Vaughn, list of Heritage Committee, list of Patrons. ; Includes poem The Black Madonna by Harold G. Lawrence, song lyric The Black Madonna by George Norman, bio of artist Glanton Dowdell, bio of pastor the Rev. Albert B. Cleague Jr. Published by Central United Church of Christ, Detroit. ; Item shows light foxing around edges, two very small chips. Extremely rare in any condition. ; La... View more info

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Treasures, Message Number 21 : Trotty Veck Messengers

By: Veck, Trotty

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Trotty Veck Messengers: 1932

Seller ID: 19061

Condition: Very Good


16 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small orange softcover booklet, 16 unnumbered pages. ; Corny jokes, aphorisms, inspirational quotes on unselfishness and cheerful habits, etc, published in Adirondack Mountains by Society of Trotty Veck Messengers, who bring good cheer to all. ; Small spot on front cover. Two pages have pencil marks circling specific quotes. One leaf has a small closed tear not affecting any text. No other defects. Scarce. ; Message Series; Vol. 21 View more info

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Camp Songs : Lutheran Laymen's League

By: Walther League

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Camp Pioneer: 1968

Seller ID: 20719

Condition: Very Good-


88 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small green softcover, 88 pages, index, 149 songs with lyrics only, no tunes. Includes hymns, fellowship songs, patriotic songs, silly songs, etc. ; Published under auspices, Walther League, Lutheran Laymen's League, Missouri Synod. ; Faint vertical crease. Light sunning to spine. This book was used by a camper who wrote her name and address in designated blanks on front page. Also on rear cover (unprinted) seven of her friends signed their... View more info

Camp Songs : Lutheran Laymen's League

By: Walther League

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Camp Pioneer: 1969

Seller ID: 20726

Condition: Very Good-


96 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small tan softcover, 96 pages, index, 205 songs with lyrics only, no tunes. Includes hymns, fellowship songs, Camp Pioneer songs, Laymen's League songs, patriotic songs, silly songs, etc. ; Published under auspices, Walther League, Lutheran Laymen's League, Missouri Synod. ; Faint vertical crease. Small pencil marks (circles and Xs) by each song, and names of tunes penciled here and there. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

Our Unitarian Heritage : An Introduction to the History of the Unitarian Movement

By: Wilbur, Earl Morse

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1926

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20166

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


495 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Hardcover, dark green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, [xiv] + 494 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, chronology, b/w endpaper maps. ; Copyright 1925. This is 2nd printing, March, 1926. ; The Rev. Earl Morse Wilbur was professor of history, professor of practical theology, and president of Pacific Unitarian School for Ministry (now Starr King School for Ministry) for over twenty years. This excellent book was written for classroom edu... View more info

Our Unitarian Heritage : An Introduction to the History of the Unitarian Movement

By: Wilbur, Earl Morse

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1963

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 20754

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


495 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Hardcover, blue cloth, silver lettering, [xiv] + 495 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, chronology, appendix of early Christian creeds, b/w endpaper maps. ; Copyright 1925. This is 6th printing, 1963. ; The Rev. Earl Morse Wilbur was the leading historian of Unitarianism in the first half of the 20th century. He was the first Dean and the first Professor of History at the Pacific Unitarian School for Ministry in Berkeley, California,... View more info

Diamond Dust

By: Willing, Jennie Fowler

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Hitchcock & Walden: 1880

Seller ID: 14802

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


242 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Hardcover, dark reddish-brown cloth, gilt title on spine, pale yellow endpapers, 242 pages. ; This is an actual book from 1880, not a recent flimsy overpriced reprint. ; Title page states Hitchcock & Walden, publisher name on heel is Walden & Stowe. Title and copyright page both state 1880. ; Religious exhortations, philosophy, and life observations by Methodist lay preacher Jennie Fowler Willing (1834-1916) part of holiness movement, foun... View more info

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Religious Humanism, Volume 2, Number 1, Winter 1968 : A Quarterly Journal of Religious and Scientific Humanism

By: Wilson, Edwin H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fellowship of Religious Humanism: 1968

Seller ID: 20703

Condition: Very Good-


48 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; White softcover, 48 pages, chapter endnotes. Religious Humanism, Volume 2, Number 1, Winter 1968. ; Contents include: Message from Lester Mondale. Crisis in humanism by Paul Kurtz. Computers and human values by John M. Morris. Bertrand Russell's social criticism by Elizabeth R. Eames. Dewey's idea of religious and unreligious by David A. Law and Peter A. Angeles. More. Plus book reviews, letters to editor, etc. ; Covers lightly sunned, lig... View more info

Stream of Light, a : A Sesquicentennial History of American Unitarianism

By: Wright, Conrad

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Unitarian Universalist Association: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10944

Condition: Good+


178 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Orange softcover, index, appendixes, endnotes, several b/w illustrations, mostly portrait photos of noteworthy Unitarians, with brief captions. ; 1st edition, 1975. UUTopics. ; Co-authors: Charles C. Forman, Daniel Walker Howe, David B. Parke, Carol R. Morris. Coordinator Carl G. Seaburg. Book designed by Susan Bank. Copy editor Wilfred Gagnon. Index by Mary Jean Seaburg. Cover photo by James M. Hutchinson. Drawing of 25 Beacon Street by ... View more info

Stream of Light, a : A Short History of American Unitarianism

By: Wright, Conrad

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Unitarian Universalist Association: 1985

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 11179

Condition: Very Good+


178 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Orange softcover, 178 pages, index, bibliography, endnotes, appendixes, numerous medium-quality b/w photos, mostly portraits of ministers, movers and shakers. ; UUTopics. Index by Mary Jean Seaburg. Project coordinator Carl G. Seaburg. Copyright 1975. This is 4th printing, 1985. ; This book is being offered by Alan's Used Books (gwenfoss d o t c o m) on behalf of First Unitarian Universalist Church of Detroit, all proceeds to same. ; Only... View more info

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Jews of Kaifeng, China, the : History, Culture, and Religion (Signed)

By: Xu Xin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: KTAV Publishing House: 2003

Seller ID: 20903

ISBN: 0881257915

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


197 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, black boards, [xii] + 197 pages, index, bibliography, chronology, chapter endnotes. Front endpaper SIGNED and inscribed (in Chinese) by author Xu Xin. ; Small amount of weat o heel and crown. Otherwise book appears unused. View more info

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Inconsistencies and Contradictions of Jesus, the : And Other Studies and Reviews

By: Yarros, Victor S.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1949

Seller ID: 20666

Condition: Near Fine


32 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Brown softcover booklet, 32 pages, main text in 2 columns, b/w portrait photo of author, 9 essays, 26 reviews of radical books. ; Topics include: Inconsistencies and contradictions of Jesus. Decline and dissolution of philosophy. Nonsense from John Foster Dulles and Bertrand Russell. Has science failed us? [No] My association with Benjamin R. Tucker. Creative human evolution. What's wrong with transvestism? [Nothing] One race, one civiliza... View more info

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Livnot U'LeHibanot Songbook, the

By: Zarovsky, Meir; Illustrated by Eva Dorfman

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Livnot U'Lehibanot: 1986

Seller ID: 20916

Condition: Near Fine


70 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small green and white softcover, 70 pages, 42 b/w photos and line illustrations, 80 songs with Hebrew lyrics and English translations. No tunes. ; Topics include: Friday night and Shabbat day songs. Seudah shlishit and havdalah. Songs for yom tov. Wedding songs and miscellaneous. ; One very small ding to front cover. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

His Majesty the Devil, 1e : (1st Edition, 1942)

By: Zeoli, Anthony

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Anthony Zeoli: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17780

Condition: Good+


90 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Orange softcover booklet, 90 pages. ; Topics include: The doctrine of Satan. The work of Satan. Satan and his ministers. Satan and his attempts to kill Christ. How can a Christian defeat Satan. More. ; Published by author Anthony Zeoli, evangelist and Bible teacher. Distributed by Cedar Book Store, Waterloo, Iowa. ; Covers lightly creased. Spine sunned. Small tear to heel repaired with old tape. No other marks. Interior clean, binding tig... View more info

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Zwinglibund Liederbuch : Zwingli Club Song Book

By: Zwinglibund

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jan Frey: 1957

Seller ID: 20717

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


63 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; GERMAN text throughout. Small hardcover, brown cloth over spine, tan boards, 63 pages, about 100 songs with full lyrics, each one also has the tune of the first line only, in musical notation. ; Songbook for the Zwinglibund, youth group of German Reformed (Protestant) Church. ; No marks, no defects, appears unused. Scarce. View more info