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Eve: a biography
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Eve: a biography

By Pamela Norris

New York, New York: The Feminist Press at The City University of New York (CUNY), 1999. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xvi + 496 pages, black boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. With a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket

$9.50

Islamic World: Cambridge Illustrated History

By Francis Robinson (editor)

Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Reprint. Hardcover. Near fine. Quarto, 10" tall, xxiii + 328 pages with intertextual illustration. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear but slight bumping to the cover corners; binding tight, paper white.

$14.50

A Sermon Preached in St. Lukes's Church, Baltimore; on the feast of S. S. Simon and Jude, October 28th, 1866; The Faith which was Once Delivered unto the Saints

By Charles W. Rankin, A.M.

Baltimore, Maryland: James S. Waters/Published by request, 1866. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Good. An ex-library copy with markings to the added cover and the oroginal wraps. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 13 pages, stiff gray wraps. A good pamphlet overall, cover chipped at all cornes and lightly soiled; interior very good, internal binding solid, paper clean but yellowed.

$9.50

Embroidery for Church Guilds: a manual for beginners. With suggestions for Stoles and Alter Hangings. Illustrated

By Sarah Cazneau Woodward

New York, New York: James Pott & Co., 1914. First American edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good -. Octavo, 6 2/3" tall, 80 pages + xxv plate + 4 pages index, gilt titles, decorative green cloth. A very good minus, generally clean, hardcover with moderate shelf wear and minor exterior soiling, spine cloth darkened and frayed at top and bottom edges, hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with previous owner's inscrioption on frot flyleaf.

$19.00

Journal of a soul

By Pope John XXIII (Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli)

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1966. Third printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth, paper over boards. Very good/Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tal, lix + 453 pages, black and beige cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear, but also light soiling at the cover margins ; hinges tight, paper just slightly yellowed. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket with the original price present, with edge wear and some chipping at the fold edges, with color fading.

$9.50

The New Testament Code: the Cup of the Lord, the Damascus Covenant, and the Blood if Christ
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The New Testament Code: the Cup of the Lord, the Damascus Covenant, and the Blood if Christ

By Robert Eisenman

London, England: Watkins, 2006. First edition, first printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xxviii + 1053 pages, gray cloth. A near fine, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket,with and tear at the rear flap edge and with original price.

$9.50

[ Hymns for ] Christian Melody [ Selected from Various Authors ]

By [Henry Hobbs, Samuel Beede, William Burr (publishing committee)

Limerick, Ireland: General Conference of the Free-will Baptist Connection, circa 1832. Early Printing. Decorative Leather. Good-. The fly leaves and title page of this volume are missing. The title was determined by comparison to other volumes. There is a date present at the end of the preface along with the the place (Limerick) and names of the publishing committe. The number of pages is uncertain because some pages have two, three and four numbers given. 32mo, 4 3/4" tall, 608 pages (stated on last page),thin paper, black leather, gilt spine title 'Christian Melody." The book is in good condition over all, cover worn at extremities and front cover splitting at hinge with a piece of cloth tape keeping it from seperating further; fly-leaves and title page missing, internal binding mostly solid but split at center with closest signature loosened; there is dampstaining to the fore-edge margin with foxing to the fore-edge and first twenty pages.

$19.00

The Essential Dalai Lama: His Important Teachings
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The Essential Dalai Lama: His Important Teachings

By Dalai Lama: Rajiv Mehrotra

New York, New York: Viking, 2005. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xii274 + 530 pages, black and grayboards. A near fine clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear but a slight ding to the bottom cover edge, hinges and binding tight, paper white, with a remainder mark on the bottom edge. In a near fine lightly worndust jacket, with original price present.

$7.50

English Translation of the Meaning of Al-Qur'an; The Guidance for Mankind

By Muhammad Faroog-i-Azam Malik (translator)

Houston, Texas: Institute of Islamic Knowledge, 1997. Twelfth Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Without dust jacket. Small quarto, 9 1/2" tall, 848 pages, decorative boards. A fine clean hardcover edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white.

$16.50

Heaven on Earth: a journey through Shari'a Law from the deserts of ancient Arabia to the streets of the modern Muslim world
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Heaven on Earth: a journey through Shari'a Law from the deserts of ancient Arabia to the streets of the modern Muslim world

By Sadakat Kadri

New York, New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, 2012. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 372 pages, orange boards. A fine clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine lightly worn dust jacket, with original price present.

$12.50

Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence
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Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence

By Karen Armstrong

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014. First printing. Original Wraps. Near Fine/Very good. Octavo, 9" tall, 512 pages, black and red boards. A near fine, clean, likely unread hard cover first edition with light shelf wear and a ding to the top edge; binding tight, paper cream white with a small remainder mark on the bottom fore-edge. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with the original price.

$9.50

The Qur'an
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The Qur'an

By Tarif Khalidi Translator

New York, New York: Viking, 2001. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xxvi + 530 pages, blue and yellow boards. A fine clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white, with a remainder mark on the bottom edge. In a fine dust jacket, with original price.

$25.00

The Church: the evolution of Catholicism
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The Church: the evolution of Catholicism

By Richard P. McBrien

New York, New York: Harper Collins (Harpercollins) / HarperOne Books, 2008. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xxviii + 496 pages, red and brown boards. A fine clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$16.50

In the Buddha's Words: An anthology of discourses from the Pali Canon (Teachings of Buddha)
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In the Buddha's Words: An anthology of discourses from the Pali Canon (Teachings of Buddha)

By Buddha Sakyamuni ; Dalai Lama (forward); Bhikkhu Bodhi (editor)

Somerville MA: Wisdom Publications, 2005. Later printing. Stiff Printed Wraps. Near fine. Octavo, 9" tall, 485 pages, stilff illustrated wraps, Anear fine, clean, neat soft cover edition over all with little shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white with a light (tea?)stain on one page.

$9.50

A Concise History of the Catholic Church (Rivised and expanded edition)
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A Concise History of the Catholic Church (Rivised and expanded edition)

By Thomas Bokenkotter

Boston, Massachusetts: Doubleday - Image Books, 1998. Revised Edition. Original Wraps. Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xvi + 605 pages, illustrated stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, soft cover edition, with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$8.50

Bible Boys and Girls: How they Looked, Where they lived, and What they did.

By C. D. (Calvin Dill) Wilson and J. K. (James Knapp) Reeve; illustrated by George Foster Barnes

Boston, Massachusetts: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., 1896. First printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 8" tall, 396 pages with intertextual illustration, gilt titles on decorated gray cloth. A good, generally clean, neat hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, fore-corner tips worn through to boards, top and bottom edges of spine cloth starting to fray, hinges cracked but secure and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$19.00

James Potter Conover: an appeciation

By Samuel S. Drury; illustrated by Hugh Birckhead

Glen Head, New York: Horae Scholasticae-Ashlar Press, 1932. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Chapbook. 1450 copies printed. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 16 pages + [ii], sewn saddle stich, black titles on stiff blue wraps. A very good, generally clean, soft cover chapbook over all with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling but a short tear to the wraps at top of the spine, binding tight, paper cream white.

$16.50

The Gnostic Bible: Gnostic Texts of Mystical Wisdom from the Ancient and Medieval Worlds--Pagan, Jewish, Christian, Mandaean, Manichaean, Islamic and Cathar.
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The Gnostic Bible: Gnostic Texts of Mystical Wisdom from the Ancient and Medieval Worlds--Pagan, Jewish, Christian, Mandaean, Manichaean, Islamic and Cathar.

By Willis Barnstone & Marvin Meyer (editors)

Boston, Massachusetts: Shambhala, 2003. First American edition. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Fine. Octavo 9 1/2" tall, ix + 860 pages, maroon cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$16.50

The Student's Prayer Book: A New Interlineary Translation of the Daily, Sabbath and Festival Prayers, with the Blessings, Prayers for Children, etc; to which is prefixed A Compendium of the Hebrew Accidence, designed to serve as an introduction to the study of the sacred language

By A. P. Mendes

London, England: P. Vallentine, 1874. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xi + 419 pages, embossed brown cloth. A good only original copy, very worn, cover cloth faded and foxed, spine cloth loose at front (rear) hinge and chipped top and bottom, hinges cracked, endpapers and fore-edges moderately foxed; internal binding shaken but secure with several signatured slightly pulled, text paper moderately yellowed (not fragile) throughout. This an uncommon item from this Rhode Island scholar and is priced with consideration for the need for binding restoration.

$45.00

Does "Everlasting Punishment" Last Forever

By Edward A. Lawrence of Marblehead

Boston, Massachusetts: Beacon Press, 1880. Second edition. Hardcover--paper over boards. Good. An ex-library copy of this pamphlet with marking to the cover and title page, which had been re-bound with the original pamphlet covers. Octavo, 10" tall, 34 pages, stiff wraps enclosed in added boards. A good, clean, hard cover over all, with moderate shelf wear, but a 1 1/2" inch top fore corner and exterior soiling; internal condition is very good with hinges and binding tight, paper clean and lightly yellowed, with foxing and a previous owner's name on the front wraps.

$9.50

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