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GOD'S BIKER: Motorcycles and Misfits (Inscribed and Signed Copy)
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GOD'S BIKER: Motorcycles and Misfits (Inscribed and Signed Copy)

By Stillman, Sean

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 2018. x, + 203pp., unpaginated colour-plate section. Book clean and square. Vivid white title over tight spine. Plain black boards undamaged. An inspiring inscription to a former owner ("Joan'), signed and dated by the author on half-title page, else leaves unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. The story of Zac's Place, a small church in Swansea, Wales, and its leader Sean Stillman. A community of Jesus followers where some of the most fragile of life's walking wounded try to work out their faith, Zac's Place is also the spiritual home of the local chapter of God's Squad Christian Motorcycle Club. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword. 15 chapters. Acks., Notes, more. Book weight approx. 430g. . Inscribed and Signed By Author. First Edition, 1st Impression. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.65

SILENT VOICES
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SILENT VOICES

By Newall, Peter

Hawthorn, South Australia : Paschal Press, 2003. xv, + 409pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped, with a soft reading crease. Illustrated card wrapper mildly bumped, else very good. Textblock slightly bumped on lower foredge corner, minor laminate damage to lower edge of front wrap, else undamaged. 'Silent Voices' is a reflection upon fifty years of work in religious service in Australia and beyond . . . Contents include: Prelims., Paschel Concerns. Acks. Dedication. Peter Redevivus. Foreword. 16 chapters. Book weight approx. 800g. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. . First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$31.85

PADRE: Australian Chaplains in Gallipoli and France
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PADRE: Australian Chaplains in Gallipoli and France

By McKernan, Michael

Sydney, Australia: Allen & Unwin, 1986. xv, + 190pp., colour-art illustrated endpapers ("Dernancourt Panorama", Louis McCubbin. AWM). Intext b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout (mostly archival sources). Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Colour-art illustrated ("The Ruins of Corbie Abbey", 1918, H. Septimus Power), loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. "Night after night they buried the bodies . . . " This book brings together first hand reports from the major battles of WWI, collected from diaries and letters written by Australian clergymen who were with the troops in battle . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., List of Plates, Introduction, Preparation. Gallipoli - The First Weeks. Gallipoli Stalemate. France. Index. LEST WE FORGET. Book weight approx. 525g. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.82

HAND TO THE PLOUGH: Pioneer Church Work in Australia 1955 to 1995
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HAND TO THE PLOUGH: Pioneer Church Work in Australia 1955 to 1995

By Richardson, Max

Lilydale, Victoria, Australia: Author (Max Richardson), 1995. 174pp., unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper nominally bumped only. Textblock unmarked. 'Hand to the Plough' is the autobiography of a man whose life in Australia has been in Christian service as a Wesleyan/Methodist minister . . . Book weight approx. 230g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$18.40

ST. MARK'S IN TIME
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ST. MARK'S IN TIME

By Kerr, Rosemary

Dromana, Victoria, Australia : Red Hill Press, for St. Mark's Anglican Church , 1992. (x), + 236pp., intext, b/white halftone plates throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped and softly creased on lower foredge corner. Textblock unmarked. This book tells the story of St. Mark's Anglican Church, Dromana. Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Writer's Note, St. Mark - Evangelist and Martyr (died c. 74). Early Days. 10 chapters. Appendices. Bibliography. Index. Book weight approx. 365g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$18.40

THE ENGLISH MEDIEVAL PARISH CHURCH (Includes Tipped-in Erratum Slip)

By Cook, G.H.

London: Phoenix House Ltd., 1954. 302pp., b/white halftone plate frontispiece, plus six unpaginated photographic halftone plate sections (all called-for plates extant and attached), plus 25 intext, line-drawn plans. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine. Plain green cloth boards have a slight in-production fault on rear board, else undamaged. A former owner's stamp on ffep., an erratum slip affixed to half-title page, tinted top-edge, else minor foredge flecks. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, edgeworn and nipped, with several closed tears. "Lovers of old (English) churches and the history associated with them will find this a most satisfying and comprehensive book. It is regarded by the author as his major work and has been many years in the preparation." Contents include: Prelims., List of Illustrations, Acks., Foreword, 13 chapters. Appendices (3). Bibliography, Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 835g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.39

THE LAST DAYS ARE HERE AGAIN: A History of the End Times
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THE LAST DAYS ARE HERE AGAIN: A History of the End Times

By Kyle, Richard

Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.: Baker Books, 1998. 255pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn with lifting laminate. Textblock unmarked. End Times - what does the future hold for us? Richard Kyle's "readable style and concise presentation of complex material will appeal to anyone curious about end-times speculation or interest in prophesy and history." Contents include: Prelims., Preface, 10 chapters, Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 415g. . Second Impression. Softcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.74

THE HEALING GIFT
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THE HEALING GIFT

By Lindsay, Eleanor Penman

Mentone, Victoria, Australia : St Augustine's Anglican Church (Mentone) , 1997. xiii, + 134pp., b/white author portrait frontispiece, plus one other similar. Book clean and square. Slight bumps and a small blind indentation on firm spine. Boards nominally shelfworn, bright gilt titles. Textblock flecked on head, else leaves unmarked. This book is the edited memoir (Editor: Harris Smart) of spiritual healer Eleanor Penman Lindsay (1916-1993). Contents include: Prelims., Foreword (Archbishop Keith Rayner). Introduction (The Reverend Geoffrey Cheong). The Healing Gift by Eleanor Penman Lindsay (4 'parts'). Memories of Eleanor and her Ministry by some 'Friends of Eleanor'. Book weight approx. 365g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$22.65

LIKE A DREAM, LIKE A FANTASY. The Zen Teachings and Translations of Nyogen Senzaki
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LIKE A DREAM, LIKE A FANTASY. The Zen Teachings and Translations of Nyogen Senzaki

By Senzaki, Nyogen (Edited and Introduced by Eido Shimano)

Boston, MA, U.S.A.: Wisdom Publications (with assistance), 2005. xvi, + 200pp., intext b/white halftone plates, plus an illustrated publisher's promo section at rear. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated gloss card wrapper near fine. Textblock pristine. From the rear cover: "Fearless and free-thinking, Nyogen Senzaki was the first great Buddhist teacher to immerse himself fully and without reservation in American life. The teachings and poems in this volume are among the first words of Zen uttered in the New World, and they are still as fresh, direct and timeless as when they were spoken." Melvin McLeod, editor of 'The Best Buddhist Writing' series. Contents include: Prelims., Letter to Nyogen Senzaki, Introduction, The Zen Teachings and Translations of Nyogen Senzaki, Glossary, Notes. Book weight approx. 320g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Thus. Softcover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.57

TO MEET THE REAL DRAGON
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TO MEET THE REAL DRAGON

By Nishijima, Gudo Wafu, with Bailey, Jeffrey

(Printed in U.S.A.): Dogen Sangha Publications , 2009. 233pp., several small, b/white halftone plates. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Colour illustrated card wrapper mildly bumped, else good. Textblock slightly bent, else unmarked. "The Buddhism which emerges from 'To Meet the Real Dragon' is not Buddhism for gods or supermen. It is Buddhism for real people: ordinary human beings with ordinary human problems . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Preface, 17 chapters, Appendix (How to practice Zazen). Book weight approx. 360g. . Fourth Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.16

SCIENCE, RELIGION AND THE FUTURE: A Course of Eight Lectures
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SCIENCE, RELIGION AND THE FUTURE: A Course of Eight Lectures

By Raven, Charles E.

London: Syndics of the Cambridge University Press , 1968. x, + 125pp. Book clean and square. Brigfht gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Textblock top edge tinted (faded) blue, else leaves unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket faded on spine and foredge folds, dampstain on rear panel, else minimal edgewear. A stand-alone title in the 'Cambridge University Press Library Editions' series - reissues of out-of-print works from the Cambridge catalogue. This title was a course of eight lectures delivered by the author at Cambridge in 1943 . . . He suggests that science and religion, as the most formative influence in the educational and the intellectual life of the world share responsibility for the outbreak of world-wide war . . . Contents include: Prelims., Preface, 8 'lectures'. Book weight approx. 360g. . Reprint. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$14.16

THE SINS OF SCRIPTURE: Exposing the Bible's Texts of Hate to Reveal the God of Love
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THE SINS OF SCRIPTURE: Exposing the Bible's Texts of Hate to Reveal the God of Love

By Spong, John Shelby

Pymble, N.S.W., Australia: HarperCollins, 2005. xvi, + 315pp. Book clean. Spine firm, but has several mild reading creases, and canting. Printed card wrapper minimally edgeworn only. Textblock unmarked. In this book, progressive, outspoken Christian leader John Shelby Spong takes a critical look at the Bible's 'Texts of Terror', questioning how a book called 'The Word of God' can be interpreted to leave a trail of such violence, hostility and death throughout its history . . . Contents include: Prelims., Preface, 8 'sections' (total 32 chapters), Notes, Bibliography, Scripture Index. Book weight approx. 515g. . First Australian Edition, 1st Impression. Softcover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.74

JESUS FOR THE NON RELIGIOUS: Recovering the Divine at the Heart of the Human
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JESUS FOR THE NON RELIGIOUS: Recovering the Divine at the Heart of the Human

By Spong, John Shelby

Pymble, NSW, Australia: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd, 2007. xix, + 316pp. Book clean and square. Soft reading crease on slightly canted spine. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped and pressure-marked on rear wrap. Textblock unmarked, very mild toning to page edges. In 'Jesus for the Non Religious', controversial Bishop and moral activist John Shelby Spong takes aim at the core of the Christian faith - the identity of Jesus himself . . . Contents include: Prelims., Preface, Prologue, Part 1/ Separating the Human Jesus from the Myth. Part 2/ The Original Images of Jesus. Part 3/ Jesus for the Non-Religious. Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 495g. . First Australian Edition, 1st Impression. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.16

FROM TORIES AT PRAYER TO SOCIALISTS AT MASS: St Peter's, Eastern Hill, Melbourne 1846-1990  (Signed Copy)
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FROM TORIES AT PRAYER TO SOCIALISTS AT MASS: St Peter's, Eastern Hill, Melbourne 1846-1990 (Signed Copy)

By Holden, Colin

Carlton South Vic, Australia: Melbourne University Press, 1996. xviii, + 332pp., monochrome facsimile endpapers. Unpaginated b/white halftone plates throughout (mostly archival sources). (All called-for plates extant and attached). Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over firm spine. Plain purple boards undamaged. Signed and dated (October, 1996) by author on title page, else textblock unmarked. Note: Inserted loose - a folded A4 errata sheet in fine condition. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn, with minor colour-fade on screened-back spine. The history of the Anglican Parish of St. Peter's, East Melbourne . . . Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, Acks., 18 chapters, Appendices, Notes, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 910g. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.23

FAITH OF OUR FATHERS: A History of St. Laurence O'Toole's Parish, Leongatha   1901-2001
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FAITH OF OUR FATHERS: A History of St. Laurence O'Toole's Parish, Leongatha 1901-2001

By Murphy, John

Leongatha, Victoria, Australia: 2001 St. Laurence O'Toole's Parish Centenary Committee , 2001. vi, + 155pp., plus (vi). Intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Art-illustrated (Michael Brennan) card wrapper lightly bumped, and has several minor blind indentations. Textblock unmarked. By an experienced, multi-published historian, this book is an interesting centenary history of St. Laurence O'Toole's Parish, Leongatha, Victoria. Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Illustrations, 7 chapters, Appendix, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 225g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. . First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.23

TESTIMONY IN STONE
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TESTIMONY IN STONE

By Nicklin, J. Bernard

Merrimac, MA, United States : Destiny Publishers, 1975. 159pp., intext line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue, original cloth boards undamaged. Several trivial random flecks, else textblock unmarked. Monochrome illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. From the front flap: "This book tells the absorbing story of the Great Pyramid. The author has confirmed beyond honest questioning the accuracy and reliability of all that has been claimed for the incorporation of a Divine revelation in this monument, which is the Bible in Stone." Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Introduction, 10 chapters, Concordant Index. Book weight approx. 325g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. Second Impression. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.57

WHY DO THEY DRESS THAT WAY?  (Signed Copy)
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WHY DO THEY DRESS THAT WAY? (Signed Copy)

By Scott, Stephen

Intercourse, PA 17534, U.S.A.: Good Books, 1986. 160pp., illustrated throughout: b/white halftone plates and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped, with a small abrasion and blind indentation on rear wrap. An 'autographed copy' circular sticker affixed to front wrap. Signed by author on title-page, else text-block unmarked. "People's Place Book No. 7." Written by a member of the group, this is the first comprehensive book about why more than 150,000 people in North America wear plain clothes for religious reasons . . . Contents include: Prelims., 13 chapters, Notes, Index, more. Book weight approx. 240g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.32

CENTENARY ST. JOSEPH'S PARISH WONTHAGGI 1911-2011. A Brief History
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CENTENARY ST. JOSEPH'S PARISH WONTHAGGI 1911-2011. A Brief History

By Gatto, Sam and Brusamarello, Joan

Wonthaggi, Victoria, Australia : St. Joseph's Parish Wonthaggi Centenary Committee, 2011. 24pp., intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations. Saddle-stitched, staplebound format booklet. Colour-illustrated limp wrapper minimally bumped. Textblock ditto, else unmarked. A brief, but interesting centennial history of St. Joseph's Parish, Wonthaggi (Victoria, Australia). Contents include: Beginnings, Becomes a Parish, First Church, Consolidation and Growth, Parish in the 1950s and 1960s, New Complex. Item weight approx. 50g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. First Edition. Softcover (Staplebound). Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.91

STRENGTH TO LOVE
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STRENGTH TO LOVE

By King, Martin Luther

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1964. x, + 146pp. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black boards minimally bumped on foredge corners, else undamaged. A former owner's name on ffep., foxing flecks on textblock edges, else leaves unmarked. Text and illustrated (author portrait on rear panel), loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, slightly edgeworn, biopredated rear foredge fold (tissue strengthened), else slight soiling. Originally published by Harper and Row, New York, 1963. This 1964 Hodder & Stoughton publication is the first British edition. . . . a collection of sermons by Dr. Martin (b. Michael) Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) with a strong emphasis on good neighbour values, racial segregation, non-violence, and facing fears with love, faith and courage, and an unwavering Christian belief . . . Contents include: Prelims., Preface, 17 'sermons', Sources. Book weight approx. 290g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. First Thus. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.39

THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS AND JESUS CHRIST. A Discussion of the Views of Dr. Barbara Thiering
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THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS AND JESUS CHRIST. A Discussion of the Views of Dr. Barbara Thiering

By Miller, Douglas

Victoria, Australia: The Committee on Doctrine and Liturgy, Victorian Synod, the Uniting Church in Australia , 1994. 23pp., saddle-stitched, staplebound format. Pamphlet clean. Staples tight. Printed card wrapper has minor faint splotch to front panel. Textblock unmarked. "A discussion of the views of Dr. Barbara Thiering . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, The Dead Sea Scrolls, Barbara Thiering's Views, The Question of Miracles. The Australian Media, more. Item weight approx. 50g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.. First Edition. Staplebound Pamphlet. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.16

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