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

By: Leach, William H.

Price: $13.00

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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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

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Edward MacHugh's Treasury of Gospel Hymns and Poems

By: MacHugh, Edward

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Rodeheaver Hall-Mack Company: 1938

Seller ID: 21385

Condition: Good+


139 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Brown softcover, double wire spiral binding, 139 pages, black embossed lettering on front, embossed rules on front, 3 b/w photos of author, 2 indexes, about 90 inspirational poems plus 100 hymns and gospel songs in full 4-part harmony. Round notes. ; Compiled by "The Gospel Singer" golden baritone of NBC Radio Boston. ; Covers worn and spotted. Interior clean apart from three leaves with small stains from paperclip holding old clipping about writer of The Old Rugged Cross. 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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Travelling Light : Christian Perspectives on Pilgrimage and Pluralism

By: McClain, William B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Friendship Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21509

ISBN: 0377001090

Condition: Very Good+


144 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Orange and black softcover, 144 pages, endnotes, chapter end questions for thought and study, 15 lists and tables. ; Authored by noted Methodist preacher, professor of theology and civil rights leader. Topics include: Racism and prejudice. Ethnicity and race. Cultural arrogance. Theological and Biblical foundations for pluralism. More. ; Very light wear to spine. Pages a bit yellowed from age. No other defects. 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

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Beyond Roots, in Search of Blacks in the Bible : And, Beyond Roots 2, if Anybody Ask You Who I Am, a Deeper Look At Blacks in the Bible

By: McKissic, William Dwight Sr.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Renaissance Productions: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21639

ISBN: 0692893830

Condition: Very Good+


205 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Set of 2 softcover books, 205 total pages. ; Vol-1, Beyond Roots, 1st edition, 1990, 57 pages, bibliography. Vol-2, Beyond Roots II, 1st edition, 1994, 148 pages, chapter endnotes. ; Written by noted Southern Baptist preacher in Texas. Forewords by Anthony T. Evans and Roland G. Hardy Jr. ; No major defects but Vol-1 front cover lightly creased at lower corner. 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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Sing : Be Happy

By: Meyer, Warren

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Unity School of Christianity: 1964

Seller ID: 19014

Condition: Very Good+


32 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Green pictorial softcover booklet, 32 pages, 38 original songs with lyrics, tunes, and simple piano arrangements. ; Short, inspirational songs about trusting God, trusting yourself, friendship, etc, suitable for young children in Sunday school. Published by Unity, a New Thought Christian church. ; Covers lightly sunned. Small scribble on rear cover, which is unprinted. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

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Africa: And, Mission Work in Sierra Leone, West Africa

By: Mills, J. S. (Rev)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: United Brethren Publishing House: 1898

Seller ID: 19769

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


253 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, pale blue cloth, index, 2 appendixes, 254 pages + 21 b/w photos, illustrations and maps on unnumbered plates, including frontispiece fold-out map of Africa as colonized by Europe in 1898. Glossy throughout. ; Written by Job Smith Mills, DD, Bishop of United Brethren in Christ. Memorial Edition stated: book contains numerous brief biographies of missionaries and church workers who have passed on. ; We have graded this item Fair. Cloth worn, spine spotted but readable. Small antique b/w booklabel affixed to front endpaper numbered in fountain pen. Fold-o... View more info

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Literary Critical Approaches to the Bible : An Annotated Bibliography

By: Minor, Mark

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Locust Hill Press: 1992

Seller ID: 20895

ISBN: 0933951485

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


520 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Hardcover, gray cloth, [xxxii] + 520 pages, author index, 2254 publications listed, with author, title, publisher, date, and detailed description of the item's topics, themes, and analytical conclusions. Arranged by sections and books of the Bible. ; No jacket, as issued. No marks or defects. Appears unread. View more info

Crannied Wall, the : Women, Religion, and the Arts in Early Modern Europe

By: Monson, Craig A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20935

ISBN: 0472102710

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


242 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark gray cloth, [x] + 242 pages, index, several songs with tunes, 10 chapters by various experts, chapter endnotes, several lists and tables, about 30 b/w illustrations. ; History of 16th- and 17th-century European women in convents and religious communities with especial emphasis on music, art and culture. ; Book shows no wear but 24 pages have ballpoint underlining. Jacket shows minor edgewear, one small closed tear. ; Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Civilization Series; Vol. 4 View more info

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Quaker Sesqui-Centennial, 1812-1962 : The Friends Church, Ohio, Observing Our 150th Yearly Meeting

By: Moore, Emily, with Amos Henry and Byron L. Osborne

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Friends Church: 1962

Seller ID: 21326

Condition: Very Good+


112 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall gray softcover, gold and black lettering and decor, 112 pages, 390 b/w tables, maps, illustrations and photos. ; Tons of wonderful Quaker history, parish histories, sidebars, packed with great photos. ; Covers very lightly sunned around edges. One small chip to crown. No other defects. Quite scarce. View more info

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History of the Diocese of Toledo, Volume 1 : General History Prior to and after its Establishment in 1910

By: Mossing, Lawrence A.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Diocese of Toledo: 1983

Seller ID: 21046

Condition: Very Good+


244 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; White and blue glossy softcover, [xxii] + 244 pages, index, bibliography, 47 b/w figures, photos, and small maps. ; Vol-1 ONLY of a four-vol series. Authored by Lawrence A. Mossing, STD. Roman Catholic history of northern Ohio. ; Front cover spotted. Faint crease to spine. Interior clean, binding tight. View more info