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Science and Prayer

By: Kinsley, William Wirt

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Chautauqua Century Press: 1893

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21170

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


111 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, brown cloth, gilt spine lettering, [ii] + 111 pages, tan endpapers, 5 original lectures on nondenominational religious topics. Includes 8 additional pages in rear describing Chautauqua Literary & Scientific Circle home study course. ; Published by Chautauqua Century Press, Meadville, Pennsylvania. Printed and bound by Flood & Vincent, NYC. ; Topics include: Compatibility of science and prayer. God can interfere with nature without violating laws of nature. Why should we pray? All reasonable prayers answered. More. ; Very minor edgewear. Top and fore-ed... View more info

Ki Sarvis Bad Ki Jingrwai Na Ka Bynta Ka Jingmane Lang Ne Marwei : A Book of Unitarian Services and Hymns in the Khasi Language

By: Kissor Singh, Hajom

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Khasi Hills Unitarian Union: 1907

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 21225

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


439 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; KHASI language throughout, except some headings in Khasi and English and 11 hymns in English. ; Hardcover, brown leather binding, [xxxviii] + 388 + 13 pages, 2 indexes, 7 orders of service, 43 readings, 26 readings with responsive singing; 241 hymns with lyrics, metrical indicators, some with names of tunes (in English) stated, some with solfege marks. ; Originally published 1892. This is 2nd edition (New and Enlarged Edition) 1907. Written and published by religious pioneer Hajom Kissor Singh (1865-1923) for Unitarians of North East India. Includes basic ser... View more info

Survey of Hinduism, A, 1e : 1st Edition, 1989

By: Klostermaier, Klaus K.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: State University of New York Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19660

Condition: Near Fine


649 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Tan and red softcover, 659 pages. ; 1st edition, 1989. From blurb: 'Solid, balanced, lucid coverage of Hindu tradition, history of Hinduism, sacred writings of Hindus, Hindu worldview, social order of Hinduism in India, specifics of Vaisnavism, Saivism, and Saktism' and more. ; Almost no wear. Still in original shrinkwrap. View more info

American Jewry and the Civil War

By: Korn, Bertram Wallace

Price: $8.00

Publisher: R. Bemis Publishing: 1995

Seller ID: 20888

ISBN: 0827607385

Condition: Near Fine


329 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Dark blue-black softcover, [xxii] + 329 pages, index, bibliography, extensive endnotes, 4 appendixes, several b/w facsimile documents. ; Originally published 1951. This edition 1995. Introduction by Allan Nevins. ; One page has one paragraph marked in margin. Otherwise almost no sign of use. View more info

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Liberalism, Conservatism, and Catholicism : An Evaluation of Contemporary American Political Ideologies in Light of Catholic Social Teaching

By: Krason, Stephen M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Catholics United for the Faith: 1991

Seller ID: 15474

ISBN: 1879860007

Condition: Very Good


339 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; White softcover, [xi] + 339 pages, index, tons of endnotes. ; Imprimatur 1991. Authored by professor of political science, Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio. ; Political values through a Catholic lens. From foreword by James Likoudis: 'Too often, American Catholics fail to consult the clear teachings of the Church in making decisions affecting the political and social order.' ; Light wear and sunning to covers. Binding tight and square. View more info

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Special Report : Blueprint for Building the New World Order

By: LaLonde, Peter

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Omega Letter/Christian World Report: 1985

Seller ID: 18271

Condition: Near Fine


32 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; White softcover booklet, blue lettering, 32 pages. ; Topics include: Bible prophecies of the Book of Revelation. New world order. World government. New age movement. Phony environmental crisis. Critical instability. Social transformation. Backsliding prophets. More. ; No visible signs of ever having been read. ; No date but mentions the 'deceased' Aurelio Peccei placing it about 1985. No author listed but later editions list Peter LaLonde. View more info

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Unitarians and India : A Study in Encounter and Response

By: Lavan, Spencer

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Exploration Press: 1991

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 20937

ISBN: 0913552461

Condition: Near Fine


217 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Gray paperback, [xvi] + 217 pages, index, endnotes, 1 b/w illustration. ; Copyright 1977. This is 3rd edition, 1991. Introduction by the Rev. O. Eugene Pickett. ; Compelling history of Unitarianism in India, including pioneer missionaries William Roberts, William Adam, Charles Dall, etc; early Indian Unitarians including Rammohun Roy and Keshub Chunder Sen; contemporary Unitarian supporters of Gandhi, much more. ; No marks, no major defects. Appears unused. View more info

Cokesbury Marriage Manual, The, 2e : 2nd Revised Edition, 1945

By: Leach, William H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Abingdon Press: 1945

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 15848

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


158 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Small hardcover, 4 x 6.25 inches, black buckram cloth over flexible boards, 158 pages, rounded corners, black endpapers, several appendixes including pronouncements of several religious bodies on their own marriage customs, state marriage and divorce laws, bibliography, index. ; Copyright 1933. This is 2nd revised edition, 1945. Includes specific wedding ceremonies for Episcopal, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Baptist, Golden Wedding, others. ; Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. Appears unused. ; Laid in: 1) one small 3-page wedding ceremony, typed out... View more info

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Bible, the : When You Want it (Pocket Bible Guide)

By: Leary, Lewis Gaston

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lewis Gaston Leary: 1940

Edition: Twelfth Printing

Seller ID: 13904

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


32 pages; 24mo (5.75") 15 cm; Small hardcover, 3.15 x 5.65 inches, 80 x 144 mm, bound across top like old police notebook, black buckram cloth, yellow title and small cross on front, 32 pages, each slightly longer than the last, with headers along bottom of each. Find the topic that interests you, flip the page and find Bible verses that relate. ; Copyright 1932. This is 12th printing, December, 1940. Later reprinted as isbn 0832910236. ; Very light edgewear. Owner name neatly penned in small letters on front endpaper in fountain pen. Lettering on front is dull but just readable. No other ... View more info

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Souvenir Portfolio of Universalist Churches in Massachusetts : With 114 Photographs

By: Leavitt, Percy Metcalf; Illustrated by F. Holland Day

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Massasoit Press: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21094

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


112 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Oblong hardcover, dark blue-black cloth, gilt lettering on front, 112 glossy pages, 114 Universalist church buildings shown in high-quality b/w photos, brief info on each one plus 4 additional Universalist congregations that lack a building. ; Only a touch of edgewear. No marks or defects. Scarce. View more info

Popes of Rome, the : And the Bishops of the First Five Centuries, from Linus Bishop to Pius X Pope

By: Long, Robert J.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Menace Publishing Company: 1914

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16681

Condition: Very Good


346 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Black softcover, gold lettering, 346 pages + 2-pg publisher catalog in rear. ; From Menace Publishing Company, World's Greatest Publishers of Anti-Papal Literature, as stated on title page. This is 2nd edition, 1914. ; Author relies almost entirely on Roman Catholic scholars and writers to give us all the dirt on all the Popes, including their lovers, their illegitimate children, their deceptions, their cruelties, their fanatical cult-like doctrines, etc, etc. ; Covers lightly sunned. Corners bumped. Gold lettering on spine is dull and hard to read. No interi... View more info

Liberation Theology for Quakers

By: Lynd, Alice, and Staughton Lynd

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Pendle Hill Publications: 1996

Seller ID: 17077

ISBN: 0875743269

Condition: Near Fine


36 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Brown softcover booklet, 36 pages, bibliography. ; Issn 00314250. Liberation theology, briefly stated, is the belief that God does not want anyone to be poor and oppressed. ; Only a touch of wear. Scarce. ; Pendle Hill Pamphlet Series; Vol. 326 View more info

Spiritual Guidance Among Friends

By: Maddock, Keith

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Argenta Friends Press: 1999

Seller ID: 17071

Condition: Very Good+


32 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Softcover booklet, pale pink covers, 32 pages numbered to 25, endnotes, bibliography, 2 b/w illustrations, seven questions, seven short chapters on spiritual vision in the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) ; Isbn 0920367453.; Covers show light edgewear. No other defects. ; Canadian Quaker Pamphlet Series; Vol. 50 View more info

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Holy Qur'an, the : Arabic Text with English Translation

By: Maulavi Sher' Ali Ranjah, with Hadrat Mirza Nasir Ahmad

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Oriental & Religious Publishing Corporation: 1989

Edition: Twelfth Edition

Seller ID: 21047

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


643 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, ornate glossy title page in green and gilt, 643 pages, concise index, brief glossary, main text in 2 columns, with Arabic on the right, parallel English on the left. ; This version originally published 1955. This is 12th Edition, 1979. English translation by Maulvi Sher' Ali Ranjah. Published under auspices Hadrat Mirza Nasir Ahmad. ; Lengthy gift note penned on front endpaper dated 1982. Spine lettering sunned but readable. No other defects. View more info

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Church Defies Modern Life, the : One Sound Catholic Boast, We Never Change

By: McCabe, Joseph

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1942

Seller ID: 20657

Condition: Very Good+


31 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Tan softcover booklet, red lettering, 31 pages; Edited and published by the great Emanuel Haldeman-Julius. Chapters are: Hell-ethic and modern psychology. Primitive superstitions about sex. Saints and other holy men. Why priests do not marry. Melodrama about the world, the flesh, and the devil. ; Almost no wear. Small sticker on rear cover with book title in old ink. No other defects. ; Black International Series; Vol. 15 View more info

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Rome's Syllabus of Condemned Opinions : The Last Blast of the Catholic Church's Medieval Trumpet

By: McCabe, Joseph

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1950

Seller ID: 20658

Condition: Near Fine


32 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Tan softcover booklet, 32 pages, main text in 2 columns.; Edited and published by the great Emanuel Haldeman-Julius. ; Chapter headings are: What the syllabus [list of ideas, including most of what is in US Constitution, condemned by Pope] said. Pope Nero fiddling while Rome burns. Contemptuous defiance of America. Masked papal agents in America. ; Small sticker on rear cover with title of this book imprinted. No other defects. ; Little Blue Book B Series; Vol. 878 View more info

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Rome Puts a Blight on Culture : The Roman Church the Poorest in Culture and Richest in Crime

By: McCabe, Joseph

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Publications: 1942

Seller ID: 20659

Condition: Very Good+


31 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Gray softcover booklet, red lettering, 31 pages. ; Edited and published by the great Emanuel Haldeman-Julius. Chapters are: Who are the Catholic 300 million. Minimum of scholarship and maximum of crime. Rome loves the poor illiterate. Myth of its patronage and learning. ; Small thumb crease with very small closed tear to fore-edge of front cover. Otherwise no defects. ; Black International Series; Vol. 13 View more info

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Behold He Goeth before You : A Legend of the Risen Lord

By: McKean, May Field

Price: $27.00

Publisher: James H. Earle, Publisher: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15905

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


155 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Small hardcover (5.25 x 7 inches) 132 x 177 mm, turquoise cloth, silver lettering and decor, white glossy moire-pattern endpapers, 155 pages, scripture references in footnotes throughout. ; Loosely based on legend collected from oral tradition in Jerusalem by Rev. Russell H. Conwell in 1868, and related by him to author, who put in into sparkling verse. ; This is an actual book from 1895, not an overpriced softcover reprint. Beware of books described with the word 'may' as in 'may contain highlighting/underlining'. ; Gift note on title page in pen and ink dated ... View more info

Why I Am a Unitarian Universalist

By: Mendelsohn, Jack

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1964

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20735

Condition: Good+


213 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, brown cloth, 213 pages, footnotes, index. ; UUTopics. Copyright 1960. This is 2nd edition, 1964. Authored by longtime Unitarian minister, social activist, medical missionary, founder of Chicago Alliance to End Repression, etc, etc. Includes much history. ; Lacks jacket. Usual library marks. Pocket on front endpaper with original embossed library card present. Boards show small pieces of tape residue. A few pages have margin brackets or underlining lightly penciled in. Everything readable. Binding tight. View more info

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Oxford Annotated Apocrypha of the Old Testaments : Revised Standard Version, Expanded Edition

By: Metzger, Bruce M.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 20936

ISBN: 0195283732

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


340 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark gray cloth, gold spine lettering, 2 b/w endpaper maps, [xxiv] + 340 pages on tough thin paper. Each page has headline summary at top, main text in 2 columns, textural variants at bottom of second column, and copious footnotes across bottom of page. ; Copyright 1957. This is 3rd edition, expanded, 1977. ; Includes text and annotations of: 1 & 2 Esdras. Tobit. Judith. Additions to book of Esther. Wisdom of Solomon. Ecclesiasticus. Baruch. Letter of Jeremiah. Bel and the Dragon. 1, 2, 3 & 4 Maccabees. Psalm 151. Psalm 330. ; Book shows no wear, no si... View more info