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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 King James Version, Old and New Testaments, Translated out of the original tongues and with all former translations diligentl... 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 (Independent Protestant) at Caicara del Orinoco. ; Moderate edgewear. Small chip to crown. Owner name and place (Mrs. Elmer Shepler... 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, pastor Church of the Messiah NYC 1907-64, raised Universalist, ordained Unitarian. 'These hymns reflect the thundering spirit an... View more info

First Unitarian Church of Brooklyn, the : One Hundred Fifty Years, a History

By: Hoogenboom, Olive

Price: $30.00

Publisher: First Unitarian Church: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21216

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


459 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, steel-blue laid endpapers, [xiv] + 459 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, endnotes, 14 appendixes, 74 b/w photos and facsimiles with captions. ; 1st edition, 1987. Exceptionally well written history of one of Unitarianism's largest congregations. ; No defects to book. Jacket shows a touch of edgewear only. ; Item laid in: List of Presidents of Harvard University including 15 Unitarians. 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 1860. ; Owner name (J. F. Conover, rector of Trinity Episcopal Church, Janesville, Wisconsin, 1884-1887) penned on front blank ... View more info

History of Rationalism : Embracing a Survey of the Present State of Protestant Theology, with Appendix of Literature

By: Hurst, John Fletcher

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Carlton & Porter: 1866

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 21217

Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


623 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark brown cloth over beveled boards, gilt spine lettering, [xx] + 623 pages, brown glossy endpapers, all edges red, footnotes, excellent bibliography of rationalist literature including a list of Unitarian and Universalist titles. ; Originally published 1865. This is 3rd edition, revised, 1866. ; Written by anti-rationalist Methodist bishop who decries the sorry state of Protestantism (in the 1860s) as it succumbs to intellectualism, skepticism, higher criticism and freethought. ; We have graded this item Poor. Cloth quite worn. Pages heavily foxed th... 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 book from 1870, not an overpriced flimsy print-on-demand fake. ; Moderate exterior wear. A few pages have a light touch of foxin... View more info

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Shrine of the Little Flower, Souvenir Book : Royal Oak, Michigan, Dedicatory Volume

By: Hutting, A. M. (Rev)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Radio League of the Little Flower: 1936

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 21112

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


110 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Hardcover, dark blue-black embossed buckram, image of shrine's famous tower on front, [xxii] + 110 + 4 pages, glossy throughout, index, 62 b/w photos; Copyright 1936. This is 2nd printing, 1936. ; Famous Catholic church near Detroit, built by donations from children all over the world and filled with images of state flowers and other symbols, seat of the infamous radio broadcasts of Father Charles Coughlin. ; Light wear to heel and crown. Minor rubbing to front board. Endpapers somewhat yellowed from age otherwise interior is clean and bright. Binding tight. 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 affecting text. Everything is readable. Scarce. Sold as is. 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: $23.00

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 of Thomas. Birth of Mary. Stichometry of Nicephorus. Agrapha. Coptic fragments. Letters of Pilate. Acts of John. Acts of Paul... View more info

Quakerism : And its Application to Some Modern Problems

By: Janney, O. Edward

Price: $17.00

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. Family. Schools. Church. Industrial conditions. Warfare. More. ; Very minor exterior wear. Fore-edge lightly foxed. Gift no... 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 magnifying glass. ; This is the famous Bible arranged by Thomas Jefferson literally from pieces of the New Testament. This (n... 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 Series; Vol. 3 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 edition published in Cincinnati, Ohio, by Morgan & Sanxay, 1836. ; Complete subtitle: 'With Three Dissertations Concerning J... View more info

Works of Josephus, the : Complete and Unabridged, in One Volume, New Updated Edition, 1988

By: Josephus, Flavius, translated by William Whiston

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Hendrickson Publishing;: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 11390

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


926 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, blue boards, gold lettering, 926 pages, text in two columns, lots of footnotes, several appendixes including numerous lists and tables, index, 4 small b/w maps. ; Isbn 0913573868. Originally published 1736. This new updated edition 1987, 2nd printing, 1988. ; A touch of shelfwear only. No marks. Lacks jacket. View more info

New Marian Missal for Daily Mass, the : Regina Press, 1955

By: Juergens, Sylvester P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Regina Press: 1955

Seller ID: 20295

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


1445 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small hardcover, black imitation leather, all edges red, 1445 pages, indexes, dozens of b/w illustrations, 5 page-marker ribbons, main text in 2 columns, with prayers and liturgy in English in main column and parallel Latin in smaller print in side column, plus stage directions in red. ; N. 1575. NY: Regina Press. Imprimatur Cardinal Spellman 1950. Imprimatur L. Suenens, 1955.; Edges faded. Ribbons frayed at ends, as usual, but otherwise intact. Main defect: owner placed clear transparent diamond-patterned contact paper over cloth which cannot be removed, bu... View more info

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New Saint Joseph Sunday Missal and Hymnal, Complete Edition : With the Proper Mass Texts for Every Sunday and Holyday in a Continuous and Easy-To-Use Arrangement

By: Kersten, John C.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Catholic Book Publishing Company: 1974

Seller ID: 21132

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


1426 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Small hardcover in original box. Black faux leather, gold lettering, all edges red, 1426 pages, black endpapers, four page-marker ribbons of different colors, several color-glossy illustrations. ; Copyright 1974. Imprimatur. Code on rear cover: 820/22, on box 820/22B. Title, subtitle, blurb: 'The New Saint Joseph Sunday Missal and Hymnal, Complete Edition, All Readings for Liturgical Years A B C are given in the New American Bible version, People's Parts in Bold, Popular Hymns, Bible and Liturgy Aids, Treasury of Prayers.' ; Book is absolutely pristine. No ma... View more info

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Price of a Cocoanut, the : (Coconut)

By: King, O. L. (Oscar Logan)

Price: $13.00

Publisher: O. L. King: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16834

Condition: Very Good+


48 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small softcover, 48 pages, side stapled binding, manila covers, 2 glossy b/w photos of author. ; Inspirational story first told by author in 1925 at missionary convention in Michigan and so often requested that he finally had it published in 1936. In it he tells of his first taste of a coconut as a boy, and how it pulled him toward his evangelical missionary life in the tropics. (Warning: some racism) ; Light wear to lower tip. Owner name penned on front blank page. No other defects. Scarce in any condition. View more info