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The Maxims of Methuselah - Being the advice given by the Patriarch in his Nine Hundred Sixty and Ninth Year to his Great Grandson at Shem's Coming of Age in Regard to Women, Burgess, Gelett
21 The Maxims of Methuselah - Being the advice given by the Patriarch in his Nine Hundred Sixty and Ninth Year to his Great Grandson at Shem's Coming of Age in Regard to Women
Burgess, Gelett
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1907 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Louis D. Fancher, Illustrator 
First edition. Green cloth boards with large illustrated paste-on illustration on front and rear boards. Illustrations, Decorations, and Cover Design by Louis D. Fancher. Slight wear-through to corners and spine ends. Cover illustrations (front and back) are clean and unrubbed. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. All pages are decorated and clean. 108 pages. 023883

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22 The Prophet of the Heart
Cairns, Frank
London Hodder & Stoughton 1934 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean burgundy ribbed cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. No fraying. Hint of fading at spine edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 205 pgs. Clean dustjacket with original price, slight browning to spine, slight loss at top of spine (1/16"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 009815

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Dear and Glorious Physician, Caldwell, Taylor
23 Dear and Glorious Physician
Caldwell, Taylor
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1959 Early Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Early printing of the first edition, no dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with black cloth spine, green title box with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear-through; unfaded with a tight, square binding, strong hinges - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 574 pages. Historical novel - the story of Saint Luke - one of Taylor Caldwell's most beloved works. 025739

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24 All the Animals of the Bible Lands
Cansdale, G. S.
Grand Rapids Zondervan Publishing House 1970 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with maroon lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Very small P/O label at inside edge of front free endpaper. 268 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Animals. 005423

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The Complete Bible Quiz Book - 795 Questions, Games, and Puzzles to Test and Improve Your Knowledge, Carlinsky, Dan
25 The Complete Bible Quiz Book - 795 Questions, Games, and Puzzles to Test and Improve Your Knowledge
Carlinsky, Dan
Gramercy Publishing 1988 0517232782 / 9780517232781 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean hardcover book and dust jacket. Red boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (small page number written at top edge of front free endpaper). 154 pages. Clean dust jacket has slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027514

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The Farm Boy and the Angel, Carmer, Carl
26 The Farm Boy and the Angel
Carmer, Carl
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1970 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition (so stated), SIGNED by author, in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded mustard yellow cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright with mustard yellow endpapers. Signed by author on front free endpaper: "Carl Carmer". Stated "FIRST EDITION" on copyright page. 237 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (5.95 in upper corner of front inside flap), has a few tiny closed edge tears at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023605

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The Farm Boy and the Angel, Carmer, Carl
27 The Farm Boy and the Angel
Carmer, Carl
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1970 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition in dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Very clean unfaded mustard yellow cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with yellow endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Steve Stokes Smith remembering Longboat Key with every good wish - Carl Carmer." 237 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, corner clipped on front inside flap. Enclosed in new removable archival quality cover. The story of the Mormon Church -- from Joseph Smith's first vision of the angel Moroni to today's world-wide, astly prosperous institution. 023650

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Marcus: A Novel of the Youngest Apostle, Chinn, Laurene
28 Marcus: A Novel of the Youngest Apostle
Chinn, Laurene
New York William Morrow 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with orange cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Tiny puncture to cloth near base of spine. No bumping, fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 370 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has very slight wear at top and bottom of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Religion. 013086

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The Beast and the Monk: A Life of Charles Kingsley, Chitty, Susan
29 The Beast and the Monk: A Life of Charles Kingsley
Chitty, Susan
New York Mason Charter 1975 0-88405-121-8 / 9780884051213 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean lavender endpapers with family tree. No names, writing or bookplates. 317 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, no chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A cleric who rose to become chaplain to Queen Victoria and tutor to the Prince of Wales, Charles Kingsley was a contentious theologian who inspired the phrase "muscular Christianity" and so nettled Cardinal Newman that the "Apologia" was written to silence him. He was also an amateur scientist, a historian and a poet. 8vo. Biography. 012878

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The Great Living System:  New Answers From the Sciences to Old Religious Questions, Clark, John Ruskin
30 The Great Living System: New Answers From the Sciences to Old Religious Questions
Clark, John Ruskin
Pacific Grove, California Boxwood Press 1977 0910286507 / 9780910286503 First Paperback Near Fine Signed
Clean softcover book published in 1977 - SIGNED by the author. Newspaper article from the San Diego Union (1-29-1977) laid in, reviewing the book and announcing author's visit to San Francisco. Clean blue paper cover with image of earth on cover, white lettering. No creasing or chipping. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Signed by author on front free endpaper in blue ink: "John Ruskin Clark". Author bio and photo on rear panel. 290 pages with index. A book supporting a systematic philosophical explanation of religion, which views the universe as a living system of which man is a part. 025493

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Being the Body - A New Call for the Church to be Light in the Darkness, Colson, Charles and Ellen Vaughn
31 Being the Body - A New Call for the Church to be Light in the Darkness
Colson, Charles and Ellen Vaughn
Nashville, TN W Publishing Group 2003 0-8499-1808-1 / 9780849918087 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Limited Edition, SIGNED by author (Charles Colson). Very clean black cloth boards with clean moss green spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers, with bookplate of Prison Fellowship signed by the author on front free endpaper. 489 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book encouraging Christians of diverse backgrounds to see themselves as part of the universal body of Christ, challenging them to a new sense of unity and action toward helping others. 017545

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The Master Christian, Corelli, Marie
32 The Master Christian
Corelli, Marie
New York Dodd Mead 1900 First Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, decorated American trade binding. Clean green cloth boards with small gold and white decoration on cover, white lettering on cover and spine. A little rubbing to title lettering, mostly on spine but clearly legible anyway. No fraying or bumping. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers (previous owner name and date (Christmas, 1901) neatly penned on front free endpaper. 604 pages. 027619

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Holes in Time, Costantino, Frank (as told to John Caldwell)
33 Holes in Time
Costantino, Frank (as told to John Caldwell)
Atlanta, Georgia Cross Roads Books 1979 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good + Jacket Signed
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, SIGNED by author, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean purple boards with gold lettering on spine. A few spots of light surface wear at base of spine, no fraying, no fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no previous owner names, writing or marks. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "Charles - Thank you for your prayer & support - Your Brother in Christ - Frank Costantino." 184 pp. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one 1/3: closed edge tear, very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Autobiography of a gangster who found a new life in Christ. 020666

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34 God, Church, and Flag: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy and the Catholic Church, 1950-1957
Crosby, Donald F.
Chapel Hill The University of North Carolina Press 1978 0-8078-1312-5 / 9780807813126 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition. Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 307 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 009584

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35 Master Kung: The Story of Confucius
Crow, Carl
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1938 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Red cltoh boards with silver label, black lettering on spine. Label is unchipped, with slight rubbing but all lettering is legible. Faint soiling to rear board (a few faint water spots). No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean maps on endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 346 pgs. Illustrated with drawings. Large 8vo. China. 013405

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36 Jesus the Christ
Cullen, Charles
Abingdon-Cokesbury Press 1954 First Cloth Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Clean grey cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding tight, pages clean and bright. No names or writing inside. Dust jacket has not been price clipped, has light soiling and several small closed tears at top rear edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Religion. WARD00713

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The Pastor's Cat and Other People, Dailey, Edward Vincent
37 The Pastor's Cat and Other People
Dailey, Edward Vincent
Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bruce Publishing Company 1955 First Hardcover Good Very Good+ Jacket Edward F. Johnson and "Shep" 
First Edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black cat illustration on cover is unworn, has slight soiling to front board fore-edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Slight foxing to endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. All text pages clean and bright with delightful illustrations by Edward F. Johnson, with cat sketches by "Shep". 146 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.75 on front inside flap), has one small faint spot (size of a pea), one 1" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Twenty-one stories by Monsignor Edward Vincent Dailey - an enchanting cross-section of humanity, including chronic drifters, the poverty-stricken, cagey cadgers, and always and everywhere the ordinary folk who somehow proved to be the most interesting of all. In the lives of all these people he found one thing in common -- God's never failing grace. 026401

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The Friar of Wittenberg, Davis, William Stearns
38 The Friar of Wittenberg
Davis, William Stearns
New York Macmillan 1912 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Second Printing. Clean decorated burgundy cloth boards with gold title box on cover and spine, decorated spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 432 pages. A review of the book laid in. An historical novel woven around the events of the Reformation, with Martin Luther as the hero. 021136

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39 Lectures and Sermons of Peter MacKenzie
Dawson, Rev. Joseph
London Charles H. Kelly 1897 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with beveled edges, gilt lettering and small circular decoration on cover, gilt lettering on spine. Very light corner wear. Binding is tight, no cracking, with only the stiff frontis photographic portrait of Rev. Dawson loosened from binding (tissue guard still in place. Black endpapers. SMall ink-stamped name (R. Beseltine) on Preface page and on back of photograph. No other marks. Pages are clean and bright. 288 pgs. + advertising. 12mo. Antiquarian. 005741

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God and My Father, Day, Clarence
40 God and My Father
Day, Clarence
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1932 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green boards with gold paper label on spine (unchipped). Nice sharp corners, no wear except for at top edge of spine where there is a tiny closed tear (1/4"). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Clean orange dustjacket has slight fading to spine, a few tiny shallow chips at spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Religion. 015037

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