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Becoming at Home in the World

By: Phifer, Kenneth W. (Rev) ; Illustrated by Kathleen Crockett Richards

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Castellio Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20851

ISBN: 096349550X

Condition: Very Good+


191 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale blue softcover, [xii] + 191 pages, bibliography, 30 full-page b/w illustrations, many with portraits of exemplars, depicting virtues and values of Unitarian Universalism. ; Written by longtime minister, Unitarian Universalist Church of Ann Arbor, this book explains the basic values shared by liberal religious people. Topics include: Home. Unity. Reason. Freedom. Ethics. Justice. Humanitarianism. Democracy. Search for meaning. More. ; Light crease to upper tip affecting front cover and front 19 pages, not affecting any text. Otherwise only a touch of shelfwea... View more info

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Saint Joseph Edition of the New American Bible : Large Type, Illustrated, Red Faux Leather

By: Pilarczyk, Daniel E. (Most Rev)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Catholic Book Publishing Company: 1992

Edition: Third Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 16179

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


453 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Red imitation leather, gilt lettering, rounded corners, all edges orange, 47 + 1103 + 8 + 8 + 453 pages, main text in 2 columns, tons of footnotes and chain references, plenty of b/w photos, illustrations and small maps, several family record pages with blanks to record info, prefaces, indexes, concordance, etc. ; Copyright 1970. This is 3rd edition, with revised New Testament and revised psalms, 1991, 4th printing, 1992. Imprimatur Daniel E. Pilarczyk. (Note: Large type stated, but appears to be only about 14-point type) ; No defects. No jacket, as issued. As... View more info

Protestantism in Michigan : Being a Special History of the Methodist Episcopal Church and Incidentally of Other Denominations . . .

By: Pilcher, Elijah H.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: First United Methodist Church of Farmington, Michigan: 1984

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 12912

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


464 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, purple-red cloth, 464 pages, numerous lists and tables, list of all regular Methodist preachers in Michigan from 1809-1877, list of all Methodist preachers in Detroit, index, 27 b/w illustrations and portraits reproduced from engravings. ; Mainly Methodist but also Presbyterian, Episcopalian, and Congregational history of Michigan. Apart from one quotation from one preacher, nothing on Universalists or Unitarians. ; Limited edition stated. Unabridged facsimile reprint of 1878 original. This edition 1984 with new foreword by Ronald A. Brunger. Publish... View more info

Dayspring, the : Unitarian Sunday School Society Magazine, 1879

By: Piper, George F.

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Unitarian Sunday School Society: 1879

Seller ID: 20190

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


188 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, dark purple-brown cloth, beautiful gilt lettering and decor, [iv] + 188 pages, 2 full-page b/w illustrations per issue. This is a bound volume, Old Volume 31, or New Volume 8, Numbers 1-12, January to December, 1879, with index, as issued. ; Edited by the Rev. George Fisk Piper (1836-1932) Original short fiction, poetry, articles, anecdotes, puzzles, etc, for youth and young children who are endowed with the ability to reason. ; Writers include Aunt Clara, Annie D. Darling, Nathaniel Seaver, Mrs. E. H. Pinkham, Miss Elizabeth Parsons Channing, more. ; ... View more info

Orthodox History of the Unjust Union of the Council of Florence, an : Facsimile Reprint of the History of the Council of Florence

By: Popoff, Basil, and J. M. Neale

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Review of Eastern Orthodoxy: 1962

Seller ID: 13782

Condition: Very Good+


189 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Softcover, pale pink covers, 189 pages, footnotes throughout. ; From the Preface by S. Matthias: 'The present volume relates the last attempt at a union between the two great Churches' that is, the Orthodox Eastern Church (Russian) and the Roman Catholic Church, at the Council of Florence, which began in the year 1431. ; Translated by Basil Popoff. Edited by the Rev. J. M. Neale. ; Originally published by London: Joseph Masters & Co, 1861. This is a facsimile reprint, published by NY: American Review of Eastern Orthodoxy, 1962. ; Light wear only, unlettered spin... View more info

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Moral Crisis in America

By: Puffer, R. C.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: A & R Publishing Company: 1970

Seller ID: 19620

Condition: Near Fine


77 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Black softcover booklet, 77 pages, 12 chapters on the racial crisis of 1970 and other urgent topics. ; Written by the Rev. Rolland C. Puffer (1898-1989) United Methodist minister, 'for people who are fed up with riots and violence in America.' Additional chapters by Theressa Hoover and Lyndon B. Phifer. ; Only a whisper of shelfwear. No defects. Scarce. View more info

Liberalism is Still the Answer : (Signed)

By: Pullman, Tracy M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Church of Our Father, Unitarian Universalist, Detroit: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14289

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


68 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Ex-Library; Dark red cloth, gold lettering, 68 unnumbered pages, about 60 'sermon digests' each about one page in length. Front endpaper inscribed 'Faithfully' and SIGNED by the Rev. Tracy Pullman in fountain pen. ; Tracy Pullman was a longtime radio preacher in Detroit. This book was written while he was pastor of Church of Our Father, Unitarian Universalist of Detroit. Chapter headings include: What it means to be a liberal today. The God of liberal worship. The challenge of religion to do our own thinking. A religion greater than Christianity. Ten commandmen... View more info

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Gyvenimas Ir Atmintis, Kauno Zydai Nuo 1941-1944 : Life and Memory, Kaunas Jews, 1941-1944

By: Pupalaigyte, Regina

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Kauno Zydu Bendruomene: 1994

Seller ID: 18952

ISBN: 0998948667

Condition: Very Good+


52 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; White softcover booklet, 52 glossy pages, 5 b/w photos. Text is in Lithuanian, with same text repeated in English in rear in a clumsy translation. ; Memorial to Jews of the Kaunas (Lithuania) Ghetto. Additional chapters by Judelis Ronderis, Saja Matusevicius, Peisas Freidheiman. Book designed by Violeta Stirbyte. Published by Kauno Zydu Bendruomene (Kaunas Jewish Community) 1994.; Front cover lightly foxed. No other defects. Quite scarce. View more info

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What is Sahaj Marg, Revised Edition : Lectures and Discussion from the Preceptors Seminars, 1988

By: Rajagopalachari, Parthasarathi

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Shri Ram Chandra Mission: 1995

Seller ID: 20788

ISBN: 0945242263

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


239 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Dark green and dark red hardcover, [viii] + 239 pages, 11 chapters, 3 b/w portrait photos. English throughout. ; Isbn 8185177813. Originally published 1988. Title page states Revised Edition. Copyright page states 3rd Edition, 1995. ; Topics include: The master, the mission, and the method. Role of the master. Stages of spiritual progress. Stages of spiritual evolution. Faith. Questions from audience and answers by author, who is Raja Yoga Master of the Sahaj Marg (classical yoga) System and master of Shri Ram Chandra Mission, Chennai, India. ; Edges show a to... View more info

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Changed Cross, the : And Other Religious Poems, 2nd Edition, New and Enlarged, 1869

By: Randolph, Anson Davies Fitz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Anson D. F. Randolph & Company: 1869

Edition: 2nd Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 15908

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


228 pages; 24mo (5.5") 14 cm; Small hardcover (4 x 5.5 inches) (102 x 138 mm) brown cloth, 228 pages, gilt lettering and decor, all edges gilt, dark brown endpapers, 2 indexes, about 120 lovely inspirational poems by various poets, with rhyme and meter. ; Exhortation in gilt on front: 'Not as I will, but as Thou will.' originally published 1865. This is 2nd edition, enlarged, 1869. A beautiful 19th-century gift book. ; Owner name (Mrs. M. C. Leonard, Cleveland, Ohio, 1871) neatly penciled on front blank page. Otherwise only moderate shelfwear to extremities. No rips, no tears. Binding tigh... View more info

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History of the Reformation in Germany

By: Ranke, Leopold Von, translated by Austin, edited by Johnson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: George Routledge & Sons: 1905

Seller ID: 18905

ISBN: 1363076434

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


792 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, gilt lettering over black title band, [xxiv] + 792 pages, index, bibliography, chronology from 1508 to 1534, copious footnotes throughout. ; Amazonbuyers please note: This is an actual hardcover book from 1905, not a flimsy computer-generated reprint. ; Translated by Sarah Austin. Edited by Robert A. Johnson. Co-published in London by George Routledge & Sons, and New York by E. P. Dutton & Co, 1905.; Exterior shows light edgewear. Spine lightly sunned, gilt is quite readable. Pages a bit yellow from age. Bookstore name stamped on front endpa... View more info

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Mini Bibbia : Mini Bible (Italian Language, Leather Bound, Illustrated, 1995)

By: Ravasi, Gianfranco

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Edizione Sao Paolo: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 11309

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


324 pages; 32mo (4") 10 cm; Text in ITALIAN. Small leather hardcover (2.6 x 4 inches) 67 x 113 mm. Full red leather, gilt lettering and decor, all edges gilt, inner dentelles, rounded corners, tan laid endpapers, scores of color illustrations. Very little text. ; Imprimatur and copyright 1989. This is 2nd edition, 1995. ; Gift quality. Absolutely pristine. Enclosed in original textured onion-paper sheath, in plain unlettered red drop-lid box, as issued. View more info

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Basilique des Sainte Anne de Beaupre : Basilica of Saint Anne of Beaupre, Montreal

By: Redemptorist Fathers

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Redemptorist Fathers: 1950

Seller ID: 19176

Condition: Very Good


Lot of 4 standard-size 3.5 x 5.5 inch postcards, captions in French and English. Three color and one vintage b/w. Images include: miraculous statue, interior of chapel, interior of basilica, outdoor statue of station 2 of stations of the cross. ; 2 cards are used, with stamps and notes dated 1950 and 1966, otherwise in great condition. 2 are unused with no visible wear. View more info

Short History of Freethought, a : Ancient and Modern

By: Robertson, J. M.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Russell & Russell: 1957

Seller ID: 20163

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


447 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, white lettering on spine, [xvi] + 447 pages, footnotes, extensive index. ; Originally published in 2 vols, 1906. This is a 1-vol edition, 1957. Author John Mackinnon Robertson traces philosophy and quasi-religious movement known as Freethought or Free Thought from ancient times to the early 1900s. ; No major wear but former owner made many small checkmarks in margins and underlined a word here and there, very lightly in red pen. Lacks jacket. Scarce. View more info

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My Travels in the Holy Land

By: Robinson, Bud (Rev)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pentecostal Publishing Company: 1936

Seller ID: 16835

Condition: Near Fine


46 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Small softcover booklet, 46 pages, glossy covers, b/w photo of author on cover, table of distances from Jerusalme to various points of interest. ; Inspirational memoir of author's 1934 excursion to the Holy Land during which he traveled 3 000 miles in 35 days and visited about 80 historical cities and ruins. ; Almost no visible wear. Only a touch of wear to tips. Owner name penned in very small letters on title page. No other defects. View more info

Tales from Life : Designed to Illustrate Certain Religious Doctrines and Practices Which Prevail at the Present Day

By: Rogers, George

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Abel Tompkins & Benjamin B. Mussey: 1841

Seller ID: 21223

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


180 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Small hardcover, dark brown cloth, elongated cross blindstamped on front, pale yellow endpapers, 180 pages, rag (cotton-fiber) paper throughout, 6 humorous short stories suitable for children and adults, with themes of religious doctrine of universal salvation. ; This is an actual book from 1841, not a computer-generated atrocity. ; Four stories by Rogers; other stories by DJM and JMA. ; Author the Rev. George Rogers (1805-1846) was popular Universalist itinerant preacher in Midwest and Southern US, editor of several denominational newspapers, major success as... View more info

Christus Judex : A Traveller's Tale, 1869

By: Roth, Edward

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Hurd & Houghton: 1869

Seller ID: 12590

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


78 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover, pebbled green cloth over beveled boards, 78 pages, gilt lettering on front and spine, pale yellow endpapers, a few footnotes. ; Copyright 1864. This edition 1869. Later reprinted as 'Christus Judex: Legend of the White Mountains'. Inspirational tale in which author describes his journey to a great cathedral in Rome, where he hears and relates history of famous painting of Christ by Pietro Casola, and tells of Casola's journey to North America in 1680, including Casola seeing the famous Stone Face. ; Only light wear. Final three leaves lightly crease... View more info

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Radio Replies, Complete in 3 Volumes : Given from the Catholic Broadcasting Station 2SM, Sydney, Australia, 1938, 1940, 1942

By: Rumble, Leslie (Rev Dr) and Charles Mortimer Carty (Rev)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Radio Replies Press: 1939

Seller ID: 21131

Condition: Good+


1046 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; COMPLETE IN 3 VOLUMES. Softcovers with different colored covers. Indexes. [xviii] + 347 + 358 + [xiv] + 346 pages, 1588 + 1422 + 1364 questions and answers on Catholicism and Protestantism. ; Vol-1, yellow, preface by Fulton Sheen, 1938, 9th printing, 1939. Vol-2, green, preface by John Gregory Murray, 1st edition, 1940. Vol-3, red, preface by Fulton Sheen, 1st edition, 1942. ; We have graded this set Good Plus. All vols show wear to tips, somewhat yellowed pages, a few minor marks on title page. Minor foxing and spotting here and there. Vols 1 and 2 spine a b... View more info

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Societa Romana Femminile di M. S. Santa Maria Maggiore : Detroit, Michigan

By: Santa Maria

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Societa Romana: 1944

Seller ID: 20593

Condition: Very Good+


Magnificent item. Green, white, red on front, with gilt lettering, Latin cross, member bar and small image of Virgin Mary and Child pendant. Gold fringe. Black on rear, with same lettering in gilt, for funeral use. ; Not a book; an old-fashioned membership ribbon from 1944.; Almost no wear. Gilt lettering on front is rubbed and hard to read. Lettering on rear is bright and sharp. View more info

My Creed

By: Savage, Minot Judson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: George H. Ellis: 1897

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20172

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


204 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, dark green cloth, gilt lettering, 204 pages, floral endpapers. ; Topics include: Outgrowing old beliefs. God. Revelation. Moral foundations. Communion of the finite with the infinite. Salvation. Debt of religion to science. More. ; Copyright 1887. This is 2nd printing, 1897. ; Superlative description of modern Unitarianism by one of the most well-known preachers of the 19th century. The Rev. Minot Judson Savage (1841-1918) was the first minister of any denomination to defend evolution from the pulpit and wrote the first book (Religion of Ev... View more info