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St. John the Evangelist Church: A Photographic Essay of the Oldest Catholic Church in Indianapolis and Marion County

By Stineman, William F., and Jack W, Porter

Indianapolis: Saint John the Evangelist, 1986. 79 pages, color photos by Gerald P. Abel, significant events, list of priests who served, family names, baptism and marriages recorded ar St. Vincent, Shelby County 1838-1843, family names, baptisms 1880-1985, me n& women married at St. John 1844-1985.; 4to; red cloth. Fine, no dust jacket as issued. Hard Cover. Fine.


Chicago Churches: A Photogaphic Essay

By Johnson, Elizabeth

Chicago: Upper Case Books, 1999. 136 pp, lisrt of plates, b/w photos, square 4to, ribbon marker, black cloth, front photo paste-on, fine; clear dust jacket near fne. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.


The Last Abbot of Glastonbury and His Companions: An Historical Skitch

By Gasquet, Francis Aiden, OSB

London: Simkin Marshal, Hamilton, Kent, 1895. Ex lib Catholic Abbey, 195 pp, appendices, index, color frontiss/tissue guard, b/w plates & illustrations in text, 8vo, black cloth. Includes Henrty VIII & destruction of the abbey & martyrs. Cover label residue with ragged edges to spine/corner tips, bottom cover corners moisture damage, fair; semnary label inside front hinge, pocket rear endpaper, inner hinged cracked; fair, internally very good, no dust jacket. Hard Cover. Fair.


Echoes of Heaven: The Fine Arat of Cathedrals and Their Hymns
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Echoes of Heaven: The Fine Arat of Cathedrals and Their Hymns

By Monheim, Floian, foreword & captions

Hamburg: Edel Classics/EarBooks, 2004. Color photos with photo index +CD's sacred music, 4to pictorial boards. Laid in catalog leaflet of EarBooks. Fine with unused , fine 4 CD's. Hard Cover. Fi ne.


Memoirs Historical and Edifying of a Missionary Apostolic Of the Order of St. Dominic Among Various Indian Tribes and Among the Catholics and Protestants in the United States of America

By Mazzuchelli., S. C.; Sister Mary Benedicta Kennedy, transl.; Johbn Ireland, Preface

Chicago: W. F. Hall, 1915. Ex lib. 375 pages, Intro by John Ireland, archbishop of St. Paul; frontis plate, , frontis of Mazzulli, 2 folded maps; 8vo, 3/4 leather/olive boards, gilt top edge.. Spine small pieces missing/ rubbed, label residue, some cover edgewear, usual library marks/pocket; good; contents very good. Mazzuchelli servedas a missionary priest in the upper Midwest. 3/4 leather. Good.


Around Old St. Bridget's: Leaves from the Experiences of

By McShane, Rev. John Francis

Indianapolis: Brigittine Press, 1931. 78 pages, a few b/w photos, black/gold decorative endpapers; 12mo, dark red boards. Stories, poems, reminiscences of the priest at a Black Catholic parish in Indianapolis. Cover glob of glue front, worn spine/corner tips, inside hinges loose, taped, good-; contents very good; no dust jacket. Hardcover. Good.


The Archdiocese of Indianapolis, 1834-2009: Like a Mujstard Seed Growing

By Kennedy, Sister Francis Assisi, O.S.F

175 pages, index of parishes, numerous illustrations, most in color, folio, pictorial boards, Fine, no dust jacket as issued. Hardcover. Fine.


Saint Anthony's Century, 1858-1958: St. Anthony of Padua Church, Effingham, Illinois

By Feldhake, Hilda Engbring

Effingham, 1958. 315 pages, numerous b/w photos, index; 4to, brown cloth, line drawing of church front cover. V ery good, cover corner/edge lightly bumped, light wear spine ends and corner tips; no dust jacket. Hardcover. Very Good.


History of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, 1821-1921

By Lamott, Rev. John H

New York/Cincinnati: Frederick Pustet Co., 1921. Recent reprint. (xxiii) 430 pages, bibliography, appendices, a few b/w illustrations, index; 4to, blue boards. Fine; no dust jacket. Hard Cover. Fine.


Mission Memoirs: A Collection of Photographs, Illustrations and Twentieth Century Reflections on California's Past

By Ruscin, Terry

San Diego: Sunbelt Publications, 1999. 203 pages, visitor information, glossary, appendices, bibliography, index. Map, text for each mission or church with smalll photos, color plate opposite and illustrated opaque sheet between, numerous color and b/w illustrations; oblong folio, gray boards. Beautiful book on the missions. Near fine, gift note to a sister; dust jacket very good+. First Printing. Hard Cover.


Annunciation Church, Brazil, Indiana

1966. Parish recollections, brief history, photos of pastors, sisters, parishioners, buildings, list of patrons, some in color; 4to, pictorial boards. Laid in copy photo of Archbishop Schulte. parish was founded in 1866. Very good, cover slightly rubbed, worn spine ends/corner tips; contents fine. Hard Cover. V ery Good.


St. Philip Neri Diamond Jubilee 1909-1984: Toward a Century of Service

Indianapolis: Criterion Press 115 pp, numerous b/w photos; 4to, white wraps, black illustrated cover, plastic comb tooth binding. History of a Catholic Parish in the inner city of Indianapolis. Very good+< a few sports margin first few pages. Comb Tooth Paperback. Very Good.


The Father of the Church in Tennessee, or the Life, Times and Character of the Right Reverend Richard Pius Mills, O.P., The First Bishop of Nashville

By O'Daniel, V. F., O.P

Washington DC: Dominicana/Frederick Pustet, 1926. (xiv) 607 pages, b/w plates, appendix, bibliography, index; 8vo, brown ribbed cloth. Cover light wear spine ends/corner tips, ring mark, good+; contents very good -, a few passages marked in ink; no dust jacket. Hard Cover. Good.


Caritas Christi Urget Nos: A History of the Offices, Agencies, and Institutions of the Archdiocese of Chicago. 2 volumes

By Koestler, Arthur

Chicago: Archdiocese of Chicago, 1981. 1224 pages, numerous b/w photos, indices Volume II; 8vo, red cloth. Includes religious orders, schools, retreat houses, more. Fine; no dust jacket as issued in fine red slipcase. Hard Cover. Fi ne.


History of the Archdiocese of St. Louis: In Its Various Stages of Development from A.D. 1673 to A.D. 1928. 2 volumes

By Rothensteiner, Rev. John

St. Louis, 1928. (xviii) 857 pages and (xii) 840 pages, b/w plates both volumes, index volume II; large 8vo, green cloth. Very good+, spine ends of cover lightly worn; no dust jackets. Hard Cover. Very Good.


The Catholic Church in Tennessee: The Sesquicentennial Story

By Stritch, Thomas

Nashville: Catholic Center, 1987. 384 pages, b/w photos, bibliographical notes, production notes, index; 8vo, green cloth. Fine; dust jacket very good, light edge wear. Hard Cover. Fi ne/Ver y Good.


100 Years: The History of the Church of the Holy Name, The Chapel that Became a Cathedral and the Story of Catholicism in Chicago

Chicago: Cathedral of the Holy Name, 1949. Unpaginated but 3/4 inch thick, numerous b/w illustrations, includes early history from Father Marquette on, letters and plates from various dignitaries, honor roll for World Wars I and II, ads; 4to, red cloth. Very good+; no dust jacket. Laid in 100th Anniversary leaflet with notations in green ink. Hard Cover. Very Good.


The Catholic Church in the Grand River Valley, 1833-1950

By McGee, John W

Grand Rapids, MI: Saint Andrew's Cathedral, 1950. (xviii) 538 pages, b/w photos, appendices including vocations, index, green illustrated endpapers, 8vo, green cloth. Includes parish histories, institutions, marriages, early Catholic families in the Grand Rapids area. Very good+, small scuff front endpaper; dust jacket good, ragged edges with light loss. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.


A History of the Diocese of Richmond: The Formative Years

By Bailey, James Henry,II

Richmond, VA: Diocese of Richmond, 1956. Ex l;ib seminary library. 249 pages, frontis, footnotes, bibliography, index; 8vo, red cloth. Warmly inscribed to Francis Cardinal Spellman , signed by Peter L. Iregon (Bishop of Richmond, who wrote the foreword). Library stamp inside front cover, pocket residue inside rear cover, number spine, good; contents very good; no dust jacket. Hard Cover. Good.


A History of St. Christopher Catholic Church in Speedway, Indiana

By Divita, James J

Speedway, IN: St. Christopher Parish, 1987. 84 pages, numerous b/w photos, oblong 4to, blue textured boards. Fine; no dust jacket. Published for the 50th anniversary of the parish. Hard Cover. Fi ne.


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