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Religious Denominations From Abstract Books


The Second 50 Years: Ther History of St. John's Parish fom 1887 to 1937

By Sears, Louis Martin

Lafayette, IN, 1940. Unpagainated, history of Lafayette, Indiana, Episcopaleaaaaan parish . Tipped-in frontis of 3 rectors including lst rector 18 37-1847, Samuel Roosevelt Johnson of Hyde Park, New York. Blue buckram, small drwing church, 4to. Cover lightly rubbed, near fine, no dust jacket. Hard Cover. Near Fine.


Moravians in Two Worlds" A Study of Changing Communities

By Golllin, Gillian Lindt

New York: Columbia University, 1967. 302 pp, notes, selected bibliography, index, 1 b/w plate, 8vo, black cloth. Small red number front endpaper, near fine; dust jacket flap clipped, near fine in clear plastic sleeve. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.


Bye-Paths in Baptist History: A Collection of Interesting, Indstructive and Curious Information Not Generally Know Concerning the Baptist Denomination

By Goadly, J. J

Watertown, WI: Baptist Heritage, 1987. Originally published by Elliot Stock, 1871. 375 pages, index, 8vo, red cloth/gilt decorations. Fine; no dust jacket as issued. Hardcover. Fi ne.


Mission to America:  A History of Saint Vincent Archabbey, The First Benedictine Monastery in the United States
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Mission to America: A History of Saint Vincent Archabbey, The First Benedictine Monastery in the United States

By Oetgen, Jerome

Washingon, D. C.: Catholic University of America Press, 2000. 607 pages, b/w photos, notes, bibliography, index; 8vo, red cloth. Near fine, small dent bottom cover edge, spine ends slightly bumped; no dust jacket. Hardcover. Near Fine.


History of the Indiana-Kentucky Synod of the Lutheran Church in America: Its Development, Congregations and Institutions

By Waltmann, Henry G., ed

Indianapolis: Central Publishing Company, 1971. (xiii) 445 pages, b/w plates, index; 8vo, blue cloth, gold map front cover. Very good, light sunning cover, name front endpaper; no dust jacket. Hardcover. Very Good.


Moses Sheppard: Quaker Philanthropist of Baltimore

By Forbush, Bliss

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1968. 317 pages, a few b/w plates, notes and references, index; 8vo, tan cloth. Signed by the author front endpaper. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. Signed by Author. hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.


The Evolution of the Old New England Church, Being the History of the Old Stone Church in New Haven, Connecticut

By Eversull, Harry Kelso

East Haven, CT, 1924. 176 pages, b/w plates, appendix, index; 8vo, navy cloth. Very good, light wear spine ends; contents very good; no dust jacket. Hard Cover.


A Dictionary of Greek Orthodoxy

By Patrinacos, Rev. Nicon D

Pleasantville, NY: Hellenic Heritage Publications, 1987. 392 pages, index, 4to, wine cloth. Fine; no dust jacket. Second Printing. Hard Cover.


Amish Roots: A Treasury of History, Wisdom, and Lore

By Hostetler, John A., ed

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1989. Ex lib. (xv) 319 pp, chronology of Amish history, bibliography, acknowledgments, notes on selected contributors, color plates, b/w decorative chapter heads, index,; 8vo, tan cloth. Light waviness pages, a few library stamps. no marks cover, very good-; dust jacket very good-, label spine. Hard Cover. Good/Good.


The Russian Church: A Contemporary History

By Ellis, Jane

Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1986. 531 pages, notes, bibliography, index; 8vo, black boards. Near fine, corner cut front endpaper; dust jacket near fine. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.


The Mennonites in Iowa

By Gingerich, Melvin

Iowa City: State Historical Society of Iowa, 1939. 419 pages, notes and citations, Index; 8vo, blue cloth, gilt titles border, emblem. Marks the 100th anniversary of the coming of the Mennonites to Iowa. Very good, clean, bright, spine ends cover lightly bumped, inner front hinge partially cracked. Hard Cover. Very Good.


Starr King in California

By Simonds, William day

San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company, 1917. 105 pages, 2 tipped-in b/w photo plates, small 8vo, gray boards/black cloth. Brief Biography of a Unitarian minister and orator who helped strengthen the Northern cause in California during the Civil War. Very good, cover lightly sunned, name, 1933 date, paper slightly toned. In a clear plastic sleeve. Hard Cover. Ver y Good.


A History of the Book of Common Prayer with a Rationale of Its Offices

By Proctor, Francis

London: Macmillan & Company, 1892. Originally published 1855. Ex lib. from the Washington National Cathedral Library. (xiii) 528 pages, appendix, glossarial index; 12mo, blue cloth. Cover spine darkened, edges worn, label, faded spots cover, corners frayed, Washington Cathedral Library bookplate with ink name inside front cover, seal embossed front endpaper, name/date title page, inner hinge cracked, good. Reprint Edition. Hard Cover. Good.


Antiques The Magazine. October 1980, Volume CXVIII, No. 4

By Garrett, Wendell, ed

New York: The Magazine Antiques, 1980. Articles include the Ephrata Cloister an 18th Century Religious Commune, English painted furniture, China Trade porcelain decorated with the emblem Society of the Cinncinati; more; folio. Very good+, Saal house Ephrata Cloister on cover. Paperback Journal. V ery Good.


Sunrise on the Wabash: A Short History of Indiana Southern Baptists

By Tonks,, A. Ronald

Indianapolis: State Convention of Baptists in Indiana, 1973. 159 pages, b/w photos, appendices, bibliography, index; 8vo, red cloth. Fine; no dust jacket. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980. Hard Cover. Fi ne.


The Story of a Church: For Worship and For Service, 1931-1963

By Waggoner, Helen M.

Indianapolis: North Methodist Church, 1963. 120 pages, list of sponsors, numerous b/w illustrations by Donald C. Rutledge, illustrated endpapers, 8vo, black textured boards. Very good, pocket inside rear cover, no other library marks. Hard Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Rutledge, Donald C.


A Popular History of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America

By Patton, Jacob Harris

New York: R.S. Mighill and Company, 1900. Very good- condition, spine suinned, light cover wear; contnts very good; no dust jacket. (xxiii) 561 pages, 20 b/w plates portraits of ministers, 8vo; green cloth. Hard Cover. Good.