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The Other Side
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The Other Side

By Pike, James A. With Diane Kennedy

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1968. Book Club. Hardcover. Good +/good. 398 pgs. Biographical account of the controversial bishop's experiences in contacting his son after death. Inside the book is a newspaper clipping about Pike's death in Israel. Gray cloth binding with black titles on spine. Normal shelf wear to book, corners and spine ends slightly bumped, interior pages bright, binding tight. White dust jacket with black titles on front cover and spine is a bit darkened with age, spotting, wrinked and chipped slightly at edges, one crease in front near fold, not clipped.

$10.00

A University at Prayer
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A University at Prayer

By Payne, Alfred C.

Blacksburg, Virginia: Virginia Tech Foundation, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Pienkowski, Joni. 53 pages, illustrated with portrait frontispiece. A handsome collection of the prayers of the minister that presided over public prayer at Virginia Tech for more than two decades. A very nice memento for an alumnus. Blue binding with gold titles on spine. Very light shelf wear with minimal bumping of spine ends, a little spotting, interior pages clean and bright, binding tight. Number 72 of 250 signed and numbered copies from 1000; author's signature on title page. Blue illustrated dust jacket with drawing of author and black titles is spotted slightly and has some edge wear, short tear and crease at top of back jacket inner fold, scuffs, small chip at bottom of front cover, a little creasing, number written in bottom corner of dust jacket near spine under ISBN, not clipped.

$15.00

First Christians
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First Christians

By Maier, Paul L.

1976. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Good +/good. 160 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs and color plate section. The rise of the Christian church in Asia Minor, Greece and Rome, following the ministry of Peter and Paul. White boards with gilt titles on spine. Very light edge wear, a little spotting, corners and spine ends a bit bumped, interior pages bright, binding tight. Green illustrated dust jacket with white and black titles on front cover and black titles on spine has short tears at top edge with creases, some scrubbing and a little spotting, tanning along edges, crease in upper corner of inner flap, not price clipped.

$10.00

Quit Your Meanness
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Quit Your Meanness

By Jones, Sam P.

Cincinnati: Cranston & Stowe, 1886. First edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 507 pages, illustrated with tissue protected portrait frontispiece and black and white plates. Introduction by W. M. Leftwich. The only authorized subscription edition. Dark red cloth binding with black decorations on front cover and spine, gilt titles on front cover and black titles on gilt title block onspine, beveled edges. Cover worn, scrubbed, with a little spotting, corners and spine ends bumped and frayed, spine cocked, spine a bit faded with most of title block rubbed away, hinges weak and showing webbing, tissue on frontispiece spotted and wrinkled, interior pages tanned and foxed, some plates detached from shaken binding.

$20.00

Pilgrim Aflame
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Pilgrim Aflame

By Augsburger, Myron S.

Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 1967. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/good. 288 pages. A historical novel about Michael Sattler, a leader in the rise of the Anabaptist movement during the 16th century. Orange tweed cloth binding with black titles on spine. Minor shelf wear, gift inscription and former owner's address label on front free end paper, interior pages clean and lightly tanned, binding tight. Orange and white illustrated dust jacket with orange and white titles on front cover and spine shows a little edge wear, small chips along edges, particularly at spine front, spine darkened, a little spotting of jacket, inner corners clipped but $4.00 price intact.

$10.00

The Broken Chalice
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The Broken Chalice

By Augsburger, Myron S.

Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 1971. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Wallace, Edwin B.. 136 pages, illustrated with black and white drawings. A novelized account of a family's involement with the Anabaptist movement in Friesland during the years around 1540. Illustrated boards with white titles on front cover and spine, maps on end papers. Minor shelf wear, some spotting of cover, minor bumping of spine ends and corners, gift inscription and former owner's address label on front free end paper, a little spotting of inner pages, which are otherwise bright, black mark on back fixed end paper with a little chipping of binding edge, binding tight.

$15.00

A Whisper in a Dry Land
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A Whisper in a Dry Land

By Eby, Omar

Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 1968. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/good +. 175 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs. The touching story of a young Mennonite missionary who was killed in Somalia by a fanatical mullah. Mustard cloth binding with red titles on spine. A little discoloration of cover in spine gutter, minor spotting and age wear, very light bumping of corners and spine ends, gift inscription on front free end paper, interior pages bright and clean, binding tight, top edges of inner coverand base of spine soiled. Illustrated dust jacket with purple titles on front cover and spine shows a little spotting, minor edge wear, corners clipped on inner folds but $3.50 price intact.

$25.00

Motherpeace
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Motherpeace

By Noble, Vicki

San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1994. Not stated. Trade Paperback. Good/No jacket. 276 pages with index, illustrated with black and white drawings and color plate section. The classic feminist tarot handbook with a new foreword by the author. Illustrated blue wraps with white titles on front cover and spine. Light edge wear, interior pages a little foxed with tanning along edges, binding tight.

$11.00

L'ame Elevee A Dieu, Par Les Reflexions Et. Les Sentimens, Pour Chaque Jour Du Mois, Tome Second
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L'ame Elevee A Dieu, Par Les Reflexions Et. Les Sentimens, Pour Chaque Jour Du Mois, Tome Second

By Anonymous

Lyon: Rusand, 1792. Last Edition (Latest?). Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. In several sections and in French. Calf covered boards with marbled end papers, gilt decorations and titles on spine. Most of spine cover shipped away, wear, staining and scratches of leather, corners heavily bumped and much edge wear, hinges weak, creases at corner of front free end paper, interior pages lightly tanned, binding a little shaken but all pages attached, ribbon bookmark still present.

$25.00

Conferences Ecclesiastiques du Diocese D'Angers, Sur Les Lois, Tome Premier
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Conferences Ecclesiastiques du Diocese D'Angers, Sur Les Lois, Tome Premier

By de Vaugirauld, Jean

Angers and Paris: Pierre-Louis Dure & H. L. Guerin & L. F. Dealtour, 1755. New Edition. Hardcover. Poor/No jacket. Two books bound together, title plus "Resultat des Conferences D'Angers, Sur Les Loix." in French. Full calf binding, probably with gilt titles on spine, red page edges. Most of spine leather chipped away, heavy wear and spotting to cover with scuffs and scratches. corners bumped, hinges weak, calf glued to fixed end papers, part of binding showing at hinges, interior pages lightly tanned, binding a little shaken but all pages attached.

$20.00

Checks to Antinomianism, Volume IV
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Checks to Antinomianism, Volume IV

By Fletcher, Rev. John

New York: J. Soule and T. Mason, 1820. Third American Edition. Hardcover. Poor/No jacket. 382 pages. A discussion of salvation by works vs. salvation by faith alone. Full leather binding with black and red title blocks on spine, gilt titles and bands on spine. Cover much spotted, stained and scratched with edge wear, part of spine leather missing, part of black title block chipped away, corners and spine ends heavily bumped and chipped, boards a little warped, hinges a bit weak, former owner's sticker "Charles Borwn, No. 4" on front fixed end paper with faint pencil notation behind it, also former owner's name and inscription on front free end paper, interior pages stained, and foxed, some minor spotting, leading bottom corner creasing of some pages, chip in bottom of last pages at binding edge, binding appears tight.

$15.00

Recognition in Heaven
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Recognition in Heaven

By Rossner, Rev. L.

Richmond, Virginia: Published by the author, 1856. First edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 201 pages. An argument that loved ones will be recognized in heaven. Brown cloth binding with blindstamped design on front cover, gilt titles and decorations on spine. Spine gilt faded, tears in cloth at base of spine, some spotting and scrubbing of cover, edges worn, corners and spine ends bumped, former owner's name "Lem'l Watson, Leesburg, Va." and bookseller's imprint on front free end paper, some tanning of end papers, interior pages are bright with some staining and spotting with foxing, binding tight.

$25.00

Thoughts on the Religious Life
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Thoughts on the Religious Life

By Alden, Joseph

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1879. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 129 pages. With an introduction by William Cullen Bryant. A personal essay on living the religious life. Brick colored beveled boards wit gilt titles on front cover and spine, brown end papers. Some wear and spotting to cover with some surface pitting, corners and spine ends bumped, spine a bit darkened, initials written in pencil on front free end paper, crack in end papers over hinge, a little spotting of interior pages, which are lightly tanned, binding tight.

$50.00

Vindication
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Vindication

By Rutherford, J. F.

Brooklyn, New York: Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, 1931. Early edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 346 pages plus advertising, illustrated with color plates. A justification of the name Jehovah for God, among other subjects. Bright green cloth binding with embossed designs on front and back covers and gilt titles on front cover and spine. Heavy wear to cover with spotting and scuffs, corners and spine ends bumped, crease in second front free end paper, a few corner creases in interior pages, interior pages lightly tanned with small stains on some edges, hinges a little loose, binding otherwise tight.

$50.00

Hurlbut's Story of the Bible
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Hurlbut's Story of the Bible

By Hurlbut, Jesse Lyman

Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1932. New and Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 731 pages with index, illustrated with color frontispiece and numerous illustrations with color and black and white plates. One hundred sixty-eight stories from the Old and New Testaments of the Christian Bible. Handsome blue cloth binding with color pastedown and black and green decorations on front cover, decorations on spine, gilt titles on front cover and spine, maps on end papers. Spine faded and scrubbed, gilt faded, some spotting and scrubbing of cover, dent in leading edge of front cover, edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped and a bit frayed, spine a little cocked, hinges weak, split in front fixed end paper near hinge, presentation blanks filled out to Isabel F. Rainard from Rev. Arthur McKenzie, interior pages bright with no obvious markings, binding a little shaken with last couple of pages loose.

$28.00

Protestant Episcopal Layman's Handbook,
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Protestant Episcopal Layman's Handbook,

By Anonymous

Toronto, Canada: Hart & Company, 1890. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 217 pages. An interesting if controversial dictionary of church subjects. plus a description of what is called the English Inquisition. Brown cloth binding with gilt decorations and titles on front cover and spine. Some spotting and scuffing of cover with lihgt scratches, gilt bright, edges a bit worn, corners and spine ends bumped, former owner's names "A. B. Hognes?" and "Bruce Williams 1915" on front fixed end paper, end papers discolored and small tears at hinge show webbing, minor pencil marks in text, small addendum slip fixed to page 109, interior pages lightly tanned, binding tight.

$30.00

Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Revised Edition
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Hymns for the Use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Revised Edition

By Methodist Episcopal Church

New York: Lane and Scott, 1851. Later printing. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 714 pages plus supplement. Just lyrics of over a thousand songs. Black leather binding with decorative stamp. Leather much worn, chipped at edges, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, front leather detaching from boards, hinges weak, spotting of end papers (back free end paper missing, light pencil markings on end papers with stains, interior pages stained, spotted, a little tanned, binding a bit shaken. Tiny book.

$20.00

Critical and Constructive Essays
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Critical and Constructive Essays

By Downey, Most Rev. Archbishop Richard

London: Burns Oates and Washbourne, Ltd., 1934. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/good. 239 pages. Companion volume to Archbishop Downey's Pulpit and Platform Addresses containing a selection from his work on scientific, philosophical and theological subjects. Green cloth binding with gilt titles on spine. Stain at top of front cover, light edge wear, corners and spine ends a bit bumped, discolorations on end papers, interior pages lightly tanned, may smell a bit musty, binding tight. Illustrated green and white dust jacket with black titles is chipped along edges and worn, especially at spine edges, some spotting, short tears along top edge and spine sides, clipped at bottom of inner fold.

$25.00

The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs
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The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs

By Clark, John

Philadelphia: Claxton, Remsen and Haffelfinger, 1877. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No jacket. 608 pages with index. Compiled by John Clark of Virginia. Printed lyrics only and songs are arranged by subject. Beautiful leather bound with gilt embossed decorations on front and back covers and spine and gilt titles on spine, brown end papers, gilt all page edges. Some edge wear and a little spotting and scuffing of cover, corners and spine ends a little bumped, former owner's name "F. M. Hershberger" on front free end paper, front hinge a little weak with break in end papers over hinge, interior pages lightly tanned, binding otherwise tight. A lovely little book.

$50.00

Membership Manual of the Methodist Church for Young People and Adults
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Membership Manual of the Methodist Church for Young People and Adults

By None stated

Nashville, Tennessee: The Methodist Publishing House, 1964. Later printing. Vintage paperback. Good/No jacket. 93 pages. Produced under the direction of and approved by The Joint Committee on materials for Training for Church Membership of The Methodist Church. Blue and white illustrated wraps with white titles on front cover, two staple binding. Some edge wear to cover, minor creases and wrinkles, faded along top edge, bottom leading corner curved, interior pages bright, binding tight.

$6.00

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