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The Old Testament, De Angeli, Marguerite
41 The Old Testament
De Angeli, Marguerite
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1960 Hardcover Near Fine Good Jacket Marguerite De Angeli, Illustrator 
Very clean solid book in original illustrated dust jacket. Later printing of the first edition. Large book - approximate size: 9" x 12-1/2". Clean beige cloth boards with green lettering, brown pegasus decoration on cover, brown and green lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated and arranged by Marguerite De Angeli. 256 pages. Clean dust jacket has some chipping and edge wear, price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025485

Price: 30.00 USD
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42 Dust On My Toes: Stories of People Near and Far
Del Rey, Sister Maria
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1959 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with silver title box and lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 191 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, hint of very slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Sister Maria Del Rey presents fourteen stories concerning her fellow Maryknoll missionary Sisters. All of them are true, and proof that a missionary's life is one of excitement and unusual adventures. 8vo. Religion. 015008

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Safari by Jet - Through Africa and Asia, Del Rey, Sister Maria
43 Safari by Jet - Through Africa and Asia
Del Rey, Sister Maria
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1962 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, with "A" on copyright page, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped jacket. Orange cloth boards with black lettering on cover, black and gold lettering on spine. Slight fading to edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No previous owner markings. Signed by author on title page: "Sincerely, Sister Maria del Rey." 308 pp. Illustrated with maps and photographs. Very clean unchipped jacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), has one short closed edge tear at top rear panel edge (1/2" or less). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Sister Maria del Rey of the Maryknoll Catholic Sisters is our guide in this grand tour across the world. Always her description is full of humor and anecdote as she visits Tanganyika, Ceylon, the Philippines, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, Africa and more. 019201

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Safari By Jet Through Africa and Asia, Del Rey, Sister Maria
44 Safari By Jet Through Africa and Asia
Del Rey, Sister Maria
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1962 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering on cover, black and gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 308 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has light edge wear and very light foxing. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A Maryknoll Sister tells of her journeys around the world. With humor and anecdote, she shares the mood of country after country in her travels. 8vo. Adventure. 011371

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The Right to Die: Understanding Euthanasia, Derek Humphry and Ann Wickett
45 The Right to Die: Understanding Euthanasia
Derek Humphry and Ann Wickett
New York Harper & Row 1986 0137811969 / 9780137811960 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition (and first printing with full number line) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige boards with green cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean beige endpapers; no names, writing or marks.372 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, no chips, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Takes a hard look at one of today's most controversial issues and the moral, ethical and legal questions surrounding it. 023744

Price: 15.00 USD
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46 Our Living Church: Leader's Manual
Desjardins, Lucile
Philadelphia The Westminster Press 1936 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with dark blue title box on cover, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Still in glassine wrapper. Just a hint of fading to spine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. Very small P/O label at inside edge of front free endpaper. 222 pgs. 8vo. Christian. 005359

Price: 12.00 USD
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Three Priests, Dever, Joseph
47 Three Priests
Dever, Joseph
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1958 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Tiny bump to lower front board edge. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 453 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel about three priests who went their separate ways. 8vo. Fiction. 013938

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48 You are Never Alone
Ditzen, Lowell Russell
New York Henry Holt and Co. 1956 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean gray cloth boards with blue title box on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Very small P/O label at inside edge of front free endpaper. 253 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Christian. 005298

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Mother Teresa - Her People and Her Work, Doig, Desmond
49 Mother Teresa - Her People and Her Work
Doig, Desmond
New York Harper & Row 1976 0-06-060560-X / 9780060605605 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First U.S. Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Very slight fading to board edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly age-toned). 175 pgs. Illustrated with full page photographs, foreword by Indira Gandi. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018417

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Fire in the Rain, Doty, Rev. William L.
50 Fire in the Rain
Doty, Rev. William L.
Milwaukee Bruce Publishing Co. 1951 First Hard Cover Very Good Good+ Jacket 
Clean turquoise cloth boards with black lettering and decoration on spine. Hint of light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper. 212 pgs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has piece missing at top and bottom of spine, closed horizontal tears to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Pirest-author probes the level of priestly life in all its high idealism and human failing through the medium of that concrete, living reflection of reality which is the novel. Here is the story of a young priest seen in the trials, joys, imperfections, and shining splendor that is peculiarly his. 8vo. Fiction. 012748

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Magnificent Obsession, Douglas, Lloyd C.
51 Magnificent Obsession
Douglas, Lloyd C.
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1929 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Grosset & Dunlap edition in original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with blue lettering and line decorations on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers (small newspaper obituary for Lloyd C. Douglas is lightly tipped in on front fixed endpaper). No names, writing or bookplates. 330 pages. Dust jacket has some foxing (mostly to spine area), otherwise clean, with some wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027417

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The Living Faith - From His Selected Sermons, Douglas, Lloyd C.
52 The Living Faith - From His Selected Sermons
Douglas, Lloyd C.
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1955 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 344 pp. Jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, quite clean, with a few tiny edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author of "The Magnificent Obsession", "The Robe," and "The Big Fisherman" sermons are collected here, many of these contain in original form the great ideas of his novels. 019644

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The Road to Reason, du Nouy, Lecomte
53 The Road to Reason
du Nouy, Lecomte
New York Longmans, Green and Co. 1949 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with small neatly penned previous owner name and place in upper corner of front free endpaper. No other marks. Frontispiece photo portrait of Lecomte du Nouy. Translated and Edited by Mary Lecomte du Nouy. 254 pages with index. Clean jacket is not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), no fading, slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025499

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Magic Never Ends: The Life And Works Of C.S. Lewis, Duncan, John Ryan
54 The Magic Never Ends: The Life And Works Of C.S. Lewis
Duncan, John Ryan
New York Thomas Nelson 2001 0849917182 / 9780849917189 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition, gift quality. Very clean yellow boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 189 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An illustrated profile of one of the twentieth century's most influential writers. 026799

Price: 18.00 USD
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55 Embraced by the Light
Eadie, Betty J.
Everett, Washington, U.S.A. Gold Leaf Press 1992 1-882723-00-7 / 9781882723003 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean white boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks.s 147 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. "The most profound and complete near-death experience ever" -- with a forword by the New York Times bestselling author, Melvin Morse, M.D. 8vo. Inspirational. 009992

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Beggars' King, Emmons, Howard C.
56 Beggars' King
Emmons, Howard C.
Wheaton, IL Van Kampen Press 1952 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Very faint watermark at lower front board corner. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. SIGNED BY AUTHOR and inscribed to his son and daughter: "With love to Bob & Alice Jean - Your Dad, Howard C. Emmons". 240 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very shallow edge chipping at top and bottom of spine and tiny chip to corner tip, small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story takes place during the time of Christ. It features Leah, a crippled beggar girl whose crippled father sits daily at the Beautiful Gate begging alms. Into her hectic life comes Rachel, a young woman about Leah's age, of the ruling class. There's a plot afoot with a strong nationalistic objective, which briefly envelops Leah. An intensely absorbing narrative, with a surprise ending. 8vo. Christian Fiction. 011810

Price: 40.00 USD
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The Lives of the Saints, Englebert, Omer
57 The Lives of the Saints
Englebert, Omer
New York David McKay 1951 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First American edition in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers (small previous owner name neatly penned at top of front free endpaper). Translated by Christopher and Anne Fremantle. 532 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has slight age-toning, several tiny edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In fresh and delightfully written accounts, Abbe' Omer Englebert gives the interesting and colorful facts and historical setting of the lives of some 2,300 saints. He treats history as history and legend as legend, and combines an easily readable style with erudition and familiarity with the best sources. 026736

Price: 45.00 USD
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Ambition's Contest or Faith and Intellect, Faber, Christine
58 Ambition's Contest or Faith and Intellect
Faber, Christine
New York P. J. Kenedy & Sons 1896 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean green decorated cloth boards with black lettering, white and black decoration on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying, just a mere hint of light surface wear to corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing. No names, writing or bookplates. 361 pgs. 009308

Price: 20.00 USD
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Fourteenth Century Mural Painting and Its Symbolism - Modernly Interpreted in Saint Peter's Church at Springfield, Massachusetts, Ferguson, Rev. George W.
59 Fourteenth Century Mural Painting and Its Symbolism - Modernly Interpreted in Saint Peter's Church at Springfield, Massachusetts
Ferguson, Rev. George W.
Pond Ekberg Company 1930 First Leather_bound Very Good+ 
Very unique hand-printed book with decorated binding. Limited edition (1500 copies). Black and brown leather boards with complex raised green, black, red and yellow decoration on cover. Slight chipping/wear at top spine edge, light rubbing to bottom spine edge. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers. Small neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of blank front fly leaf. All pages are decorated in color and are clean. 71 pages. "Of this book fifteen hundred copies have been printed in the month of December and Domini nineteen hundred and thirty at the printshop of the Pond-Ekberg Company at Springfield, Massachusetts, with lettering and certain embellishments by Ruth Bishop Robertson". 027445

Price: 30.00 USD
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In My Father's House, Fletcher, Grace Nies
60 In My Father's House
Fletcher, Grace Nies
New York McGraw-Hill 1955 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean tweed boards with white and gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, very slight fading to edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, no names, writing or marks. 235 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped, has some edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A faith-restoring book about a beloved minister and the help he brought to thousands. 026795

Price: 14.00 USD
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