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The Man Born to be King, Sayers, Dorothy L.
161 The Man Born to be King
Sayers, Dorothy L.
London Gollancz 1943 Fourth printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Fourth printing of the first edition (December, 1943) in original jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, corners are sharp and unworn. Hint of fading to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Brief previous owner inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper. 343 pages. Dust jacket has a few tiny closed tears at top spine edge, light foxing, mostly to rear panel. Publisher's printed price of 10/6 net on spine of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Text of Miss Sayers' famous series of broadcast plays on the life of Christ together with notes on the action and characters, an introduction by Sayers; a foreword by Dr. Welch of the BBC, giving the history and controversy aroused; a brief note on the production by Val Gielgud, and the complete cast for each play. 023060

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Life's Not Fair But God is Good, Schuller, Robert H.
162 Life's Not Fair But God is Good
Schuller, Robert H.
Nashville Thomas Nelson Publishers 1991 0-8407-7098-7 / 9780840770981 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Very clean green boards with clean gray cloth spine, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. First Edition, signed. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed with a quote and signed by Robert Schuller on front free endpaper. 272 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "Daily Scripture and Prayer Guide - Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 1992" also enclosed. 8vo. Religion. 012103

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Dead Sea Scrolls After Forty Years, Shanks, Hershel; James C. Vanderkam; P. Kyle McCarter, Jr.; James A. Sanders
163 The Dead Sea Scrolls After Forty Years
Shanks, Hershel; James C. Vanderkam; P. Kyle McCarter, Jr.; James A. Sanders
Washington, D.C. Biblical Archaeology Society 1991 0-9613089-7-4 / 9780961308971 First Soft Cover Near Fine 
Very clean softcover book with color illustrated cover (photograph). No creasing or curling. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 85 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. From the Symposium at the Smithsonian Institution October 27, 1990. 8vo. Ancient History. 008395

Price: 10.00 USD
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164 Luke Delmege
Sheehan, Canon P. A.
Chicago Regnery Publishing Inc. 1955 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 500 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has chip at top of spine, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 009762

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The Road to Bithynia - A Novel of Luke, the Beloved Physician, Slaughter, Frank G.
165 The Road to Bithynia - A Novel of Luke, the Beloved Physician
Slaughter, Frank G.
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1951 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with dark blue lettering on spine. Pinhead size spot of wear to lower front board edge near tip. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 330 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), tiny chip (matchhead in size) to base of spine rear corner, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025162

Price: 35.00 USD
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Nothing of Yesterday Preaches: Homilies for Contemporaries, Sloyan, Gerard S.
166 Nothing of Yesterday Preaches: Homilies for Contemporaries
Sloyan, Gerard S.
Herder and Herder 1966 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No marks or writing; blind-embossed previous owner name on front free endpaper. 256 pgs. 8vo. Religion. 012344

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Gipsy Smith - An Autobiography, Smith, Gipsy
167 Gipsy Smith - An Autobiography
Smith, Gipsy
New York Fleming H. Revell 1911 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Later printing in scarce original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with stamped whte lettering (unchipped) on cover and spine, single rule black line border on cover. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with neatly penned previous owner name and date (1920) on front free endpaper. Frontispiece is handsome photo portrait of the author with clean tissue guard. Illustrated with additional full page photographs. With Introductions by Alexander McLaren and G. Campbell Morgan. 330 pages. Clean dust jacket with price on spine (1.00 net) has very shallow chipping at top spine edge, several short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Autobiography of a poor gipsy lad who is touched by the divine healer of souls' his spirit awakes, he begins to testify of God's work in him; first his neighbors listen, then multitudes, finally nations. 025183

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168 Hymnal for American Youth
Smith, H. Augustine
New York The Century Co. 1923 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with black decorative border and lettering on cover, black lettering and small design on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name in pencil on front free endpaper. No other marks. 8vo. Hymnal. 008177

Price: 15.00 USD
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169 David
Sowton, Stanley
Grand Rapids Zondervan Publishing House 1957 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with illustrated cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Very little wear, no bumping, binding is tight & square. No cracking. P/O name on front free endpaper. Color frontis illustration of David. 94 pgs. 12mo. Christian. 005125

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi, St. Francis of Assisi
170 The Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi
St. Francis of Assisi
New York Heritage Press 1965 First Hardcover Near Fine 
Lovely Heritage Press Edition in clean original slipcase. Clean gray cloth boards with white floral decoration on covers, black title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. In the first English translation revised and emended by Dom Roger Hudleston with an Introduction by Arthur Livingston. Beautifully illustrated with woodcuts. 262 pages. Clean orange paper-covered slipcase is sturdy, no wear, no cracking -- very slight fading. 023822

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Edgar Cayce - The Sleeping Prophet, Stearn, Jess
171 Edgar Cayce - The Sleeping Prophet
Stearn, Jess
New York Doubleday 1966 Early printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Later printing of the first edition in unclipped dust jacket. Black cloth boards with blue title box, gold lettering on spine. Bump to one corner tip. No fraying or wear Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean photo-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 280 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, slight edge and corner wear, not price clipped. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027333

Price: 12.00 USD
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Refuge in Avalon, Steedman, Marguerite
172 Refuge in Avalon
Steedman, Marguerite
Garden City Doubleday 1962 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in unclipped original jacket. Black half-cloth boards and spine with silver lettering, turquoise blue boards. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 477 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), slight wear and a few tiny edge chips to upper and lower spine edge, small lines of rubbing to front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Carefully researched novelized story of Joseph of Arimathea, the rich man of Jerusalem who claimed the body of Christ, and was one of the most colorful and controversial figures of Biblical times. 021228

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A Harmony of the Gospels for Historical Study - An Analytical Synopsis of the Four Gospels, Stevens, Wm. Arnold; Ernest De Witt Burton
173 A Harmony of the Gospels for Historical Study - An Analytical Synopsis of the Four Gospels
Stevens, Wm. Arnold; Ernest De Witt Burton
New York Charles Scribner 1905 Later printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Bumping to one corner, light soiling to rear board. Binding is tight, no cracking; foxing to first few pages, followed by clean text pages. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece is color map of Palestine.283 pp. 019874

Price: 12.00 USD
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All Gods Children: The Cult Experience--Salvation or Slavery?, Stoner, Carroll and Jo Anne Parke
174 All Gods Children: The Cult Experience--Salvation or Slavery?
Stoner, Carroll and Jo Anne Parke
Radnor, PA Chilton Book Company 1977 0-8019-6620-5 / 9780801966200 First Hard Cover Very good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with red spine, brown lettering on spine. Sharp corners, no fraying, binding is tight & square. Pages and edges are clean and bright; clean endpapers with no names, writing or bookplates. 324 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Book examines religious cults, its members, how they are recruited, why they accept unorthodox social and sexual dictates. 8vo. Religion. 015545

Price: 20.00 USD
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175 If I Should Die Before I Live: With study guide for Personal Reflection or Group Interaction
Sueltz, Arthur Fay
Waco, TX Word Books 1979 0-8499-0090-5 / 9780849900907 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
Clean blue black boards with white lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 144 pgs. Dustjacket has short closed edge tears, small edge chips, not price clipped. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Christian. 009204

Price: 10.00 USD
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Angelic Philosophy of the Divine Love and Wisdom, Swedenborg, Emanuel
176 Angelic Philosophy of the Divine Love and Wisdom
Swedenborg, Emanuel
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott & Co. 1868 First Hardcover Good 
First Edition (1868 on title page and copyright page), from the original Latin as Edited by Dr. J.F.I. Tafel. Translated by R. Norman Foster. Brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine, single rule stamped brown border on front and rear cover. Clean, but some wear-through to cloth at at edges and chipping at top and bottom spine edges, a few small bubbles to cloth. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean chocolate brown endpapers. Pages are clean. 277 pages. 025788

Price: 130.00 USD
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My Beloved: The Story of A Carmelite Nun, Thomas, Mother Catherine
177 My Beloved: The Story of A Carmelite Nun
Thomas, Mother Catherine
New York McGraw-Hill 1955 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean marbled ivory boards with purple lettering and small golden cross on spine. No bumping or wear, slight age toning to spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean (slight age toning), very small neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 253 pages. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, not price clipped, one short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026947

Price: 95.00 USD
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The Bible and Archaeology, Thompson, J. A.
178 The Bible and Archaeology
Thompson, J. A.
Grand Rapids, Michigan William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. 1962 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded brown boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Foreword by F. F. Bruce, University of Manchester. Preface by the author. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 468 pages. Jacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), very slight edge wear, slight age toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022937

Price: 20.00 USD
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Tibetan Book of the Dead - Liberation Through Understanding In the Between, Thurman, Robert
179 Tibetan Book of the Dead - Liberation Through Understanding In the Between
Thurman, Robert
New York Bantam Books 1994 0553370901 / 9780553370904 First Paperback Near Fine 
Very clean trade paperback with colorful illustrated cover. No fading or wear. Binding is tight, no creasing, hinges are sound. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on half-title page; no other marks. Illustrated with color plates. Foreword by H. H. The Dalai Lama. 278 pages with bibliography. 026063

Price: 14.00 USD
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180 Elizabeth C___; or Early Piety: An Authentic Memoir
Timpson, Rev. T.
Hartford D. F. Robinson & Co. 1828 First Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Paper covered boards with maroon spine. Wear to corners and edges. Binding is tight, no cracking, all pages present. Small "Sabbath School Library" sticker inside front cover. Old previous owner name penned on front free endpaper. Brown ink stain to top corner tips of pages, no interference with text. 107 pgs. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Antiquarian. 007115

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