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Song of the Arab: The Religious Ceremonies, Shrines and Folk Music of the Holy Land Christian Arab, Foley, Rolla
61 Song of the Arab: The Religious Ceremonies, Shrines and Folk Music of the Holy Land Christian Arab
Foley, Rolla
New York MacMillan 1953 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gold illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps (old city of Jerusalem and Holy Land). 170 pgs. with bibliography. Dustjacket has corner clips to inside front flap (price still intact), small chip at base of spine, two closed edge tears, some spine fading. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Middle East. 013133

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Little Book About God, Ford, Lauren
62 The Little Book About God
Ford, Lauren
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1934 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean book in original unclipped dust jacket. Size approx. 5" x 7". Sweetly illustrated paper-covered boards with blue cloth spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated in color. Unpaginated. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (1.75 on front inside flap), a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026815

Price: 35.00 USD
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63 Rough-Hewed and Other Sermons
Forman, Raymond Lalor
New York/Cincinnati The Abingdon Press 1927 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names or bookplates. 211 pgs. 8 vo.. Religion. 011124

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Power to See It Through, Fosdick, Harry Emerson
64 The Power to See It Through
Fosdick, Harry Emerson
New York Harper & Brothers 1935 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 248 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.50 on front inside flap), has shallow edge chipping and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Filled with vigorous appeals to the intellect and the conscience, here are the sermons which inspired thousands in the Riverside Church of New York and through extensive radio broadcasting. 026853

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The End of the World: A History, Friedrich, Otto
65 The End of the World: A History
Friedrich, Otto
New York Coward Mc Cann 1982 0698111281 / 9780698111288 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean burgundy boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpaper - no names, writing or bookplates. 384 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025699

Price: 18.00 USD
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So Great A Queen - The Story of Esther, Queen of Persia, Frischauer, Paul
66 So Great A Queen - The Story of Esther, Queen of Persia
Frischauer, Paul
New York Charles Scribner 1950 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with "A" and Scribner seal on copyright page) in clean bright original unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No soiling or wear - slight darkening to spine gutters. No bumping. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 356 pages. Bright dust jacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, unfaded, no tears - very faint soiling to lower left corner of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025164

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, Fuhrman, Chris
67 The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys
Fuhrman, Chris
Athens, GA/London University of Georgia Press 1994 0-8203-2338-1 / 9780820323381 First Soft Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
First printing of the softcover edition. Very clean bright comic-style color illustrated cover. No chipping, curling or creasing. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 187 pgs. A coming of age novel which was made into a motion picture; the author of this book died of cancer in 1991--this is his only novel. 013530

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68 Life and Religion Of the Hindoos with a Sketch of My Life and Experience
Gangooly, Joguth Chunder
Boston Crosby, Nichols, Lee & Co. 1860 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean pebbled black cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Slight wear to corners and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean pale yellow endpapers. Neatly penned previous owner name and date on front fly leaf (1860). Frontis illustration with tissue guard (ornaments worn by hindoo females). Pages and edges are clean and bright, no foxing or browning. 306 pgs. 8vo. Antiquarian. 010518

Price: 55.00 USD
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Lux Crucis - A Tale of the Great Apostle, Gardenhire, Samuel M.
69 Lux Crucis - A Tale of the Great Apostle
Gardenhire, Samuel M.
New York Harper & Brothers 1904 First Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First edition, with "Published January, 1904" on copyright page, 1904 on title page. Clean purple cloth boards with gold-trimmed white title box on cover, gold lettering on spine. Fading to spine, light surface wear to top and bottom spine edges (no fraying or tears). Binding is tight & square; pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 392 pages. 021260

Price: 8.00 USD
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You Can Master Life, Gilkey, James Gordon
70 You Can Master Life
Gilkey, James Gordon
New York Macmillan 1934 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, published September, 1934 in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean burgundy red cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names,writing or marks. 186 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (1.75 at to of front inside flap), small corner clip at bottom of front inside flap. Age-toning to spine, slight age-toning to front and rear panel; very shallow wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Very scarce book - a guide to mastering the problems of life by pastor of the South Congregational Church of Springfield, Massachusetts who was a regular speaker at many of the colleges and preparatory schools throughout the East. Dr. Gilkey was one of the first ministers in New England to send out sermons by radio - from 1923 to 1932 the morning service from his church was broadcastregularly through Stations WBZ and WBZA. 025129

Price: 500.00 USD
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Joshua, Girzone, Joseph F.
71 Joshua
Girzone, Joseph F.
Albany Richelieu Court 1983 0-911519-03-3 / 9780911519037 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, Signed by Author. Very clean unfaded red boards with bright gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper: "To my dear Mary Alice, Peace, Joseph F. Girzone." Small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 310 pgs. Clean dustjacket has slight edge wear and very light rubbing, short closed edge tears (top and bottom spine edge have clear tape reinforcement). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Made into a film in 2001 ("Joshua, The Movie"), this is a compelling story of a woodcarver who shows up in a small town much like Jesus did, and will leave you fascinated. Considered a classic by many, it is an ispirational story. 8vo. Christian. 015838

Price: 65.00 USD
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The Same Scourge, Goldthorpe, John
72 The Same Scourge
Goldthorpe, John
New York G. P. Putnam's 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with blue-black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean, with slight dust-speckling to edges. Endpapers intact; no names, writing or marks. 311 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, small chips at base of spine, wear to spine corners. Photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A story of the Roman occupation of Palestine and the crucifiction of Christ. 8vo. Religion. 013670

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Same Scourge, Goldthorpe, John
73 The Same Scourge
Goldthorpe, John
New York G. P. Putnam's 1956 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Hint of slightest edge wear to base spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 311 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few tiny edge chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "A story that portrays at once Roman power and Jewish intransigence, military pomp and the Message of Peace, much cruelty and the new humanity among men, fierce desires and self-abnegation, the pride of Jew and Roman alike and the conquering humility of the Man." A story of the Roman occupation of Palestine. 8vo. Religion. 015526

Price: 25.00 USD
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74 Man and God
Gollancz, Victor
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1951 Bk Club ed. Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
572 pgs. VG in VG DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Clean turquoise cloth boards, binding tight & square, no names or writing inside. Dustjacket has very minor edgewear. An anthology of passages chosen and arranged to express a mood about God and the divine.Religion. 003148

Price: 10.00 USD
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75 White Smoke: A Novel About the Next Papal Conclave
Greeley, Andrew M.
New York Tom Doherty Associates 1996 0-312-85814-0 / 9780312858148 First Hard Cover Very Good Near Fine Jacket 
Blue boards with white cloth spine, metallic copper lettering on spine. Very light soilling boards & spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 384 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has not been price clipped. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. First Edition. 005675

Price: 12.00 USD
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76 Gifts from the Bible
Hall, Ennen Reaves
New York Harper & Row 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean orange boards with orange cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. One corner slightly bumped. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names or bookplates inside. Pages are clean. 114 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, lightly rubbed, with one 1" closed tear at top edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 7" x 10-1/2". Christian. 004521

Price: 10.00 USD
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77 Family Prayers for Four Weeks
Hall, John
New York Anson D. F. Randolph & Co. 1869 Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Light wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Chocolate brown endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Pages are clean and bright, no foxing. 160 pgs. 8vo. Religion. 007167

Price: 20.00 USD
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Christ and the Hill-Men, Harding, Dr. Frederic
78 Christ and the Hill-Men
Harding, Dr. Frederic
Lakemont, NY North Country Books, Inc. 1974 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated endpapers. 185 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Dr. and Mrs. Harding's 40 years as Christian missionaries in the isolated mountains of North East India. 8vo. Christian. 010189

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Star and the Cross - Essays on jewish-Christian Relations, Hargrove, Katharine T. (Editor)
79 The Star and the Cross - Essays on jewish-Christian Relations
Hargrove, Katharine T. (Editor)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bruce Publishing 1966 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
First Edition in dustjacket, presentation copy SIGNED by Katharine T. Hargrove. Clean charcoal gray cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by Hargrove on front free endpaper: "Knowing you, Helmet Brownie, I trust you to understand all the joy in the past, all the happiness in the present, all the hope for the future, continues in my love - Katharine T. Hargrove." 318 pages with index. Dustjacket has small corner clip but price is still intact (6.75), light soiling (white paint brush mark near spine fold) and a few small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Edited by Mother Katharine Hargrove, Professor of Theology at Manhattanville College in New York, the essays are cotnributed by such distinguished Jewish and Christian scholars and writers as Oscar Handlin, Jules Isaac, Thomas Merton, Guenter Lewy, James O'Gara, Rabbi Marc Tanenbaum, Dr. Joseph L. Lichten, and Robert Hoyt. 022721

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Mary Magdalen - Myth and Metaphor, Haskins, Susan
80 Mary Magdalen - Myth and Metaphor
Haskins, Susan
New York Harcourt Brace 1993 0-15-157765-X / 9780151577651 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First U.S. Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Unfaded black boards and spine with bright gold lettering on spine, small decoration on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Black and white illustrations. 518 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026298

Price: 20.00 USD
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