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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

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Sing Hallelujah : 83 Songs of Praise

By: Ingraham, D. Janice

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Word of God: 1978

Seller ID: 21536

Condition: Very Good


64 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Softcover, tan leatherette covers, 64 pages, 83 hymns and songs of praise with lyrics and guitar chords. No tunes. ; Songs of the late 1960s and early to mid 1970s, typed and mimeographed possibly for Lutheran camps or youth groups. ; Front cover slightly discolored from thumbing. Five pages have a name or date penned in. Otherwise clean and tight. Scarce. 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

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

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

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Charles Albert Tindley : Prince of Preachers

By: Jones, Ralph H.

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Abingdon Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21504

ISBN: 0687063256

Condition: Very Good+


192 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Black and tan softcover, 164 + 28 pages, 192 total pages, appendix of sermon excerpts, 8 b/w photos with captions, 15 hymns with lyrics and music in 4-part harmony. ; Excellent biography of renowned African Methodist Episcopal preacher, hymnwriter, gospel music composer, leader of largest congregation on east coast (now known as Tindley Temple, Philadelphia) ; Light exterior wear, mainly to heel. Interior clean, binding tight. Scarce. 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: $55.00

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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Holy Bible, the Great Light in Masonry : Containing the Old and New Testaments, Masonic Edition, Temple-Illustrated

By: Kelchner, John Wesley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: A. J. Holman Company: 1951

Seller ID: 12949

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


1147 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Hardcover in original drop-lid box, steel-blue faux leather, gilt lettering, rounded corners, gilt edges, blue textured endpapers, brief catechism, chapter of curious facts by C. E. Petterson, 22 glossy plates including several in full color, 33 + 18 + 827 + 255 + 14 pages, 1147 total pages. ; Spine states Holy Bible Masonic Edition. Two holy cards laid in dated 1939.; Book shows almost no wear. Several names penned on presentation pages in different hands. No other marks. Gilt crisp and bright. Page marker ribbon wrinkled but intact. Binding tight. ; Box top... 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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Everything You Know about God is Wrong : The Disinformation Guide to Religion

By: Kick, Russ

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Disinformation Company: 2007

Seller ID: 21245

ISBN: 1932857591

Condition: Near Fine


387 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, 387 pages, main text in 2 columns, endnotes, several historical b/w photos, 42 brilliant chapters. ; This massive book systematically reveals distortions, myths, and utter weirdness that have been shoved down our throats by organized religions of all stripes. Contributors include: Richard Dawkins, Neil Gaiman, H. G. Wells, James A. Haught, Greta Christina, Dan Barker, many more. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. ; Disinformation Guides Series 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

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Science and Prayer

By: Kinsley, William Wirt

Price: $26.00

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

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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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Religious Fringe, the : A History of Alternative Religions in America

By: Kyle, Richard G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Intervarsity Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21603

ISBN: 0830817662

Condition: Very Good+


467 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; White softcover, 467 pages, index, bibliography, copious endnotes. ; Scholarly and quite socio-historical. ; Topics include: Alternative religions. Communalists. Revivalists. Occult movements. Mormons. Christadelphians. Theosophy. New thought. Buddhism, Islam and other eastern religions in America. Holiness movement. Black religions. Transcendental meditation. New age. UFO cults. Scientology. Psychotherapy groups. Jim Jones. Much more. ; Faint thumb creases to covers. No other defects. 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