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The Early Irish Monastic Schools: A Study of Ireland's Contribution to Early Medieval Culture

By Graham, Hugh

Dublin: The Talbot Press Limited, 1923. First Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xvi, 206pp. Ex-library. Exterior is quite worn, though binding is intact. Text clean. A good, clean, sound working copy

$17.50

REGULAR LIFE: Monastic, Canonical, and Mendicant Rules

By Daniel Marcel La Corte; Douglas J. McMillan

Kalamazoo, Michigan: Published for TEAMS by Medieval Institute Publications, 2004. Second Edition . Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xii, 164pp., (i). Exterior admits to general light to medium wear and light soiling. Previous owner's name in ink to first page, else, text clean. Binding sound. A good reading copy

$5.00

Monks and Civilization: From the Barbarian Invasions to the Reign of Charlemagne

By Decarreaux, Jean

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1964. First American . Cloth. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 397pp. Translated by Charlotte Haldane. Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Just a touch of wear to cloth. Text clean and binding sound. Just light wear and a touch of soiling to dust-jacket, with a few tiny, closed tears to extremities and some dry tape residue to flaps of jacket. A nice, clean, sound copy

$10.00

Viderunt Eam Filie Syon: The Spirituality of the English House of a Medieval Contemplative Order from its Beginnings to the Present Day

By Ellis, Roger

Austria: Institut fur Anglistik und Amerikanistik Universitat Salzburg, 1984. First Edition . Soft cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. (ii), ii, 190pp. Analecta Cartusiana 68. The Contemplative Life in Great Britain: Carthusians, Benedictines, Bridgettines Volume 2. Nicely illustrated with photographs. Exterior quite worn, with several minor bumps and creases to extremities. Several small tears and chips to exterior. Just a few notes in pen, else, text clean; binding sound. SCARCE

$75.00

The Brigittine Monks of Amity, Oregon, U.S.A. Priory of Our Lady of Consolation. Founded by Brother Benedict Kirby (1929-1998)

By Olsen, Ulla Sander

Amity, OR: The Brigittine Monks, 1999. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (ii), viii, 61pp. Bound in original burgundy soft covers, with gilt lettering and decoration to front cover. A little sunning to covers and mild fading to lettering, though text can still easily be read. Just a touch of wear to exterior. Aside from pencil notes to first page, text is clean and fresh. Volume illustrated with black and white photographs

$15.00

Brev i Vadstena klosters arkiv 1368- 1375

By Lindell, Inger

Uppsala: Swedish Science Press, 2010. Soft cover. Very Good-/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 164pp., (ix). Samlingar utgivna av Svenska fornskriftsallskapet. Serie 1 Svenska skrifter 92.

$25.00

Vadstenabrodern Peder Manssons Bref Pa Svenska Fran Rom Till Vadstena Kloster 1508-1519. Efter Originalen I SV. Riksarkivet och Uppsala Univ.-Bibliotex

By Geete, Robert

Stockholm: Sv. Fornskr.-sallsk, 1915. Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Pp. 299-348. Extremities quite worn, including several short tears. Some unobtrusive staining to a small number of pages. Binding sound. A good reading copy. SCARCE

$15.00

Syon House: A Brief History and Guide

By Syon HOuse

Middlesex: Syon House Estate, 1950. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 8pp. Actual publisher, year and place of publication are unknown. A plan of the principal story of Sion house is printed to inside back cover. Several minor dings and creases to extremities of volume, with light soiling to exterior. Text clean. Notes in ink to back cover

$10.00

Vox Benedictina: Women and Monastic Spirtuality. January 1986. Vol. 3, No. 1

By Margot H. King (Editor)

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: Peregrina Publishing Co, 1986. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 94pp., (ii). Light wear to exterior, with mild fading to covers and several minor, faint stains to back cover. Text clean and binding sound. A nice copy. Includes contributions by S. Baring-Gould, Jan Kowalczewski, Margot H. King, Joseph Berrigan, Rosemary Haughton

$15.00

Vagledning I Vadstena Klosterkyrka och Klosterbyggnader Jamte Vagledning Bland Ruinerna Vaster om Kyrkan av Bertil Berthelson

By Lindblom, Andreas

Stockholm: Tryckt hos Nordisk Rotogravyr, 1954. Soft cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 46pp., (x) ads. Bound in original soft covers. A number of minor bumps to extremities and some creasing to volume, along with light wear and a touch of soiling. No writing to text and binding sound. With illustrations, including black and white photographs. SCARCE

$20.00

Building up the Waste Places:  The Revival of Monastic Life on Medieval Lines in the Post-Reformation Church of England
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Building up the Waste Places: The Revival of Monastic Life on Medieval Lines in the Post-Reformation Church of England

By Anson, Peter F.

Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire: The Faith Press, 1973. First Edition . Cloth. Good/Good+. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 275pp. Just a hint of staining to lower front board and a touch of soiling to exterior. A name in ink to front free endpaper, else, text clean. Binding sound. General light soiling to dust-jacket, with mild fraying in a few places at extremities, and a little heavier soiling and yellowing to back panel. Overall, remains an attractive copy

$40.00

Golden Jubilee Remembrance Monastery of the Mother of God West Springfield, Massachusetts 1922 September 8 1972

By Dominican Order

West Springfield, Massachusetts: Monastery of the Mother of God, 1972. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Oblong 24mo. Booklet. Illustrated with numerous photographs. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with mild creasing to a few places at extremities of wrappers and some pages, as well as light wear and a touch of soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. SCARCE

$30.00

Illustrated Manuscripts at St. Catherine's Monastery on Mount Sinai

By Weitzmann, Kurt

Collegeville, Minnesota: St. John's University Press, 1973. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 34pp. With 32 plates. Bound in original wrappers. Several minor bumps to extremities of volume and a touch of soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A nice copy

$30.00