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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, founder of New York Evangelistic Training School and Settlement House, NYC, 1895. ; Topics include: Thinking. Getting rich. How t... 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: $12.00

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, light foxing near edges. Originalprice penned on front, very small. No other marks or defects. Scarce. View more info

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Biblical Perfection : (Signed) the Theology of Perfection as Revealed in the Word of God, Especially in the New Testament Scriptures

By: Wiseman, Peter

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Peter Wiseman: 1955

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21353

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


53 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small hardcover, blue cloth, [x] + 53 pages, 7 chapters, brief author bio. Front endpaper inscribed and dated 1955 and SIGNED by author in fountain pen in a large hand. ; Written by noted evangelical Lutheran pastor, longtime president of Annesley College, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Printed by Butler & Tanner, London, England. ; Very little wear. Cloth spotted. Main defect: former owner, an independent pastor, underlined passages on 11 pages in pencil. We have left these marks in place. Binding tight and square. 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 Clark M. Goff. ; Donor name penned on half title. Covers worn and faded, a few spots to rear, everything readable. Binding ti... 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 a touch of shelfwear. Spine a bit faded but quite readable. No other flaws. 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. ; Fascinating history of colony of Chinese Jews who have lived at Kaifeng, Henan, China, for over 1000 years. ; Small amount of wear to 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 civilization. Much more. ; Almost no sign of use. No marks or defects. Pages yellowed from age but not brittle. Binding tight. Scarce... View more info

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Livnot U'LeHibanot Songbook, the

By: Zarovsky, Meir; Illustrated by Eva Dorfman

Price: $20.00

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 tight. (Amazonbuyers please note: their image shows 2nd edition with winged Devil on cover; ours is 1st edition, orange with bla... 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