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My Beloved: The Story of A Carmelite Nun, Thomas, Mother Catherine
181 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.
182 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
183 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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184 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

Price: 20.00 USD
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185 A Way to Life
Tittle, Ernest Fremont
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1935 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean dark green silk boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Inscribed to Robert Virgil Smith and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. Pages and edges are clean, no foxing. 183 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very small chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 008161

Price: 25.00 USD
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I Do Not Die, Troisfontaines, Roger
186 I Do Not Die
Troisfontaines, Roger
New York Desclee Company 1963 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
Very clean hardcover book with dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with rust brown and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Translated from the French by Francis E. Albert. 295 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A theologian-philosopher looks upon the mystery of death. 027047

Price: 15.00 USD
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A Child's Life of Christ, Unknown
187 A Child's Life of Christ
Unknown
Philadelphia Henry Altemus 1900 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Clean decorated binding - beige cloth boards with black illustration, stamped red lettering on cover, black and red decoration on spine with black lettering. No fraying or wear-through, no rubbing to decoration. Front free endpaper has been excised. Pages, edges are clean. Color frontispiece illustration, black and white drawings throughout. 190 pages + 16 pages of publisher's advertising at rear of book. Size approx. 5-1/2" x 7". 025744

Price: 10.00 USD
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Bible Symbols - Designed and Arranged to Stimulate a Greater Interest in the Study of the Bible by both young and old, Van Marter, Martha and Frank Beard
188 Bible Symbols - Designed and Arranged to Stimulate a Greater Interest in the Study of the Bible by both young and old
Van Marter, Martha and Frank Beard
Chicago - Toronto - Boston John A. Hertel Co. 1908 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Clean black leather flexible cover with gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny chip to one fore-edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with gilt top page edges. Clean marbled endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. All pages are clean, with decorative border. Illustrations throughout by Frank Beard and others in varying shades of blue, brown and black. 239 pages. 027572

Price: 50.00 USD
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189 Belonging: A Questioning Catholic comes To Terms with the Church
Vardey, Lucinda
New York Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. 1988 0-517-57228-1 / 9780517572283 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark green boards with green cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 209 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Religion. 009896

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The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments (Pronouncing Text) Translated Out of the Original Tongues, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, Various
190 The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments (Pronouncing Text) Translated Out of the Original Tongues, and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised
Various
Philadelphia A. J. Holman Company 1900 Leather_bound Fine 
As new condition in original Holman Company box in excellent condition! King James Version Junior Student's Bible. Clean black leather binding with red and gold lettering "Holy Bible" on cover, gold lettering on spine. Absolutely no wear. Edges overlap text block. All pages are clean and bright, with beautifully detailed full color illustrations, color decorated presentation page (with no name), tissue guard; color maps. All edges are clean, rose gold topstained, ribbon page marker. Outstanding crisp and easy to read "Gem" black type. With Helps, including a Bible Study Course divided into thirty-six lessons. Also a complete History of the Bible, Synopsis of each Book of the Bible, and more. Clean black endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Box with original label and number (No. 5809) and Holman Bible advertising description laid in. Box is clean, no cracking, slight wear to corners of lid. Beautiful and highly readable, comfortable size (approx. 5" x 7"), in perfect condition. 025796

Price: 150.00 USD
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Tannhauser -A Dramatic Poem by Richard Wagner Freely Translated in Poetic Narrative Form by Oliver Huckel, Wagner, Richard
191 Tannhauser -A Dramatic Poem by Richard Wagner Freely Translated in Poetic Narrative Form by Oliver Huckel
Wagner, Richard
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1906 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. "Copyright by Thomas Y. Crowell, Published September, 1906" on copyright page. Clean blue-gray cloth boards with green, gold and white decoration and lettering on cover, gold lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with gilt top edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Frontispiece illustration with clean printed tissue guard (total of four sepia tone illustrations). 69 pages. 022760

Price: 25.00 USD
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192 The Purpose Driven Life
Warren, Rick
Grand Rapids Zondervan Publishing House 2002 0-310-20571-9 / 9780310205715 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green boards with darker green faux leather spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner label near upper edge of front free endpaper (tasteful new bookplate enclosed in case you wish to cover). 334 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has one 1/4" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8 vo.. Philosophy. 011171

Price: 12.00 USD
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A Child's Book of Bible Stories, Werner, Jane
193 A Child's Book of Bible Stories
Werner, Jane
New York Random House 1944 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Masha, Illustrator 
Beautiful large illustrated book in original illustrated unclipped dust jacket. Book measures approx. 10" x 12". Illustrated paper-covered boards with light brown cloth spine. No fraying or wear to spine, small spot of wear to two corner tips, very slight damp-stain near base of cover. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean beautifully illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Illustrations throughout in color and black and white by Masha. Copyright 1944, no additional printings listed. 54 pages. Dust jacket is very lightly soiled, unchipped, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A really well-preserved copy of this beautifully illustrated book of Bible stories for children. 026421

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Open World - Three Lectures on the Metaphysical Implications of Science, Weyl, Dr. Hermann
194 The Open World - Three Lectures on the Metaphysical Implications of Science
Weyl, Dr. Hermann
New Haven, Connecticut Yale University Press 1934 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Second printing in clean original dust jacket. Very clean dark blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner name and address neatly penned at top corner of front free endpaper. No other marks. 84 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.50 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears (very slight age toning). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The "Terry Lectures." The distinguished author discusses his subject under three headings: God and the Universe; Causality; and INfinity. His thesis is "that the recent advances in mathematics and physics insofar as they are known to me through my own scientific work makes the universe appear more and more an open one in the sense of pointing to something beyond." 025488

Price: 75.00 USD
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Twilight, Wiesel, Elie
195 Twilight
Wiesel, Elie
New York, New York, U.S.A. Summit Books 1988 0-671-64407-6 / 9780671644079 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue boards with blue cloth spine, silver lettering on spine. Small faint water mark to upper edge of blue cloth on upper corner of front board. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean maroon endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 217 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Twilight is Elie Wiesel's first book after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize, and his most ambitious novel in many years. 8vo. Judaica. 016366

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Measure of God: Our Century-Long Struggle to Reconcile Science & Religion, Witham, Larry
196 The Measure of God: Our Century-Long Struggle to Reconcile Science & Religion
Witham, Larry
New York HarperSanFrancisco 2005 0060591919 / 9780060591915 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 358 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn, no chips, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. For over a century, the annual Gifford Lectures have provided the premier venue for the finest scientific and theological minds in the world to speak to "all questions about man's conception of God or the Infinite." Endowed in 1887 by Scottish judge Adam Gifford, the Giffords are a window into the conflict between the natural sciences and the claims of religion. 025778

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This is My God, Wouk, Herman
197 This is My God
Wouk, Herman
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1959 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Dark blue cloth boads with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 356 pages. Clean dust jacket designed by Robert Galster is unclipped (3.95 on front inside flap), very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges (1/8" or less). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025674

Price: 15.00 USD
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God and the Groceryman, Wright, Harold Bell
198 God and the Groceryman
Wright, Harold Bell
New York D. Appleton 1927 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with (1) on last page of text), in clean original dust jacket. Very clean unfaded red cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no fraying. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 360 pages. Clean dust jacket with price intact (unclipped) is unchipped, has a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. I've not seen a nicer copy! Is God being crowded out of American life? After three years of study of the situation Harold Bell Wright gives his readers this constructive and vitally interesting novel. With all his human understanding he pictures the men and women of today and shows a world in which religion seems to be fading before our eyes. 026689

Price: 125.00 USD
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A Change and a Parting: My Story of Amana, Yambura, Barbara S. In Collaboration with Eunice Willis Bodine
199 A Change and a Parting: My Story of Amana
Yambura, Barbara S. In Collaboration with Eunice Willis Bodine
Ames. IA Iowa State University Press 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Dale Ballantyne, Illustrator Signed
Stated First Reprint Edition, SIGNED by author. Very clean blue-gray cloth boars with red lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "With cordial regards - Barbara S. Yambura". Brief previous owner inscription below author's signature. 361 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has shallow edge chipping, 3" closed tear along spine fold (taped). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The author tells of growing up in the Amana religious community in Iowa. 8vo. Religion. 016249

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Girl's Every Day Book, Young Womens Christian Association (YWCA)
200 The Girl's Every Day Book
Young Womens Christian Association (YWCA)
New York The Womans Press 1928 Second edition Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket 
Second Edition (1928). Clean beige boards with orange decoration and lettering on cover and spine. One tiny (pinhead size) spot on front cover. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean orange endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 434 pages. A wonderful book about Christian ideals, God and Life, special days and seasons, written just for girls. 025673

Price: 15.00 USD
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