Sign In | Register

Henry Stachyra, Bookseller

Recent arrivals



Next >

Catholic Churchmen in Science: Sketches of the Lives of Catholic Ecclesiastics Who Were Among the Great Founders of Science

By Walsh, James J.

Philadelphia: American Ecclesiastical Review, The Dolphin Press, 1906. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. x, 221pp. Bound in original brown cloth, with gilt lettering to label on spine. Some edge wear to label and a little fading to gilt lettering decoration at tail of spine. Some general light wear and a touch of soiling to cloth. Text clean and binding sound. Remains a good, sound, user friendly copy

$15.00

Robert Louis Stevenson

By Chesterton, G. K.

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1928. First American . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (vi), 211pp. Bound in original red cloth, with clear gilt lettering to spine and front cover, though gilt on spine is a little faded. Several minor bumps to extremities and some light wear to cloth. Front hinge-cracked, though volume remains mostly firm. Previous owner's name in ink to first page, else, text clean. A good reading copy

$15.00

The Voice in the Silence

By Jones, Thomas S.

Portland, Maine: Thomas Bird Mosher, 1924. 6th Edition . Hardcover. Poor/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. (x), 52pp., (i). Limited edition of 750 copies of this book printed on Van Gelder hand-made paper and the type distributed in the month of October 1924. This volume is ex-library and is quite worn, including library tape to length of spine. Minor pencil marks and notes here and there. An intact reading copy

$6.00

First Franciscan National Marian Congress in Acclamation of the Dogma of the Assumption October 8-11, 1950

By Ralph Ohlmann

Burlington, Wisconsin: The George Banta Publishing Company, 1952. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (iv), 315pp. Studia Mariana Cura Commisionis Marialis Franciscanae Editae VII. Bound in original wrappers. Volume unopened, and, therefore, never used. With frontispiece. Some light wear, mild scuff marks, and light soiling to exterior. Binding sound. Texts are all in English and all contributions are by Franciscans

$10.00

The Utopia of Sir Thomas More. With Introduction and Notes

By Thomas More; Ralph Robinson; H. B. Cotterill

London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1952. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xliv, 218pp., (ii). Translated by Ralph Robinson. Introduction and notes by H. B. Cotterill, M.A. Ex-library, with light to medium wear to exterior, as well as several short tears to cloth and minor bumps to extremities. Lacks front free endpaper. Unobtrusive pencil notes and marks to many pages. Remains a good, sound reading copy

$8.00

An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

By John Locke; A. S. Pringle-Pattison

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967. Reprint . Cloth. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xlviii, 380pp., (i). This edition is an abridgment edited by A. S. Pringle-Pattison. Bound in original blue cloth, with clear and bright gilt lettering to spine. Several minor dings to extremities, with minor wear to cloth and light soiling to edges of pages. No writing to interior. Price-clipped dust-jacket is present, but quite worn

$8.00

Den Svenska Massboken del I Musiken till Hogmassan jamte Brudmassan och Begravningsmassan. Av Konungen Gillad och Stadfast ar 1942

By Gustaf Aulen; Oskar Lindberg; Henry Weman; David Wikander

Stockholm: Svenska Kyrkans Diakonistyrelses Bokforlag, 1953. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 239pp. Bound in red cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and clear and bright gilt decoration to front cover. Marker-ribbons a bit worn. Several small bumps to extremities of volume, with some light wear to exterior. Gilt lettering to spine slightly failed, though generally clear and bright and still easy to read. Small moisture stain to lower inside corners of pages. No writing to text. Despite noted wear, still a fairly attractive copy and also a good, sound, user friendly copy

$25.00

The Franciscan Vision. Translation of St Bonaventure's Itinerarium Mentis in Deum, with an Introduction

By St. Bonaventure; Father James

London: Burns Oates and Washbourne Ltd, 1937. First Thus . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. ix, 73pp. Ex-library and lacking front free endpaper. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with light to medium wear in a few places on exterior. Minor, approximately 1"x1/2" discolored area to back cover. Text clean and binding sound. A good, sound, clean working copy. SCARCE printing

$25.00

Francois d'Assise et son experience spirituelle (Histoire Spirituelle de L'Ordre de Saint Francois)

By Longpre, Ephrem

Paris: Beauchesne, 1966. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 212pp., (i). Text in French. Ex-library, bound in original red cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Several small bumps to extremities of volume, with light to medium wear in places, to same. Tiny ding to lower spine. Text is clean. Binding is sound. A good working copy

$12.00

Court Traite de Theologie Mariale

By Laurentin, Rene

Paris: P. Lethielleux, Editeur, 1953. Hardcover. Good+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 187pp., (ii) (Errata). Text in French. Rebound in 1/4 brown cloth over marble paper covered boards. Gilt lettering and rule to spine remain clear and bright. Original front cover has been bound in. Only light wear to exterior, as well as an approximate 2"x2" area to front board where a sticker had been but has now been removed. The removal of the sticker left this small worn area to front cover. Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Mild tanning to paper. No writing to text. Remains a good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$20.00

The Shape of the Liturgy

By Dix, Dom Gregory

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1964. Second Edition . Cloth. Good-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xix, 764pp. Bound in original green cloth, with clear and bright gilt lettering to spine. Several small bumps to extremities of volume, with some general light wear and mild soiling to exterior, and a few minor abrasions to cloth. Minor, unobtrusive pen and pencil notes and marks to interior, here and there. Remains a good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$10.00

Growth in the Knowledge of Our Lord. Meditations for Every Day. With Appendix of Additional Subjects for each Festival, Days of Retreat, etc. (2 (of 3) volumes)

By Charles Michel Alexandre de Brandt; Mary Fidelis McNanama

St. Louis, Mo: B. Herder Book Co, 1953. Hardcover. Good-. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Two (of 3) volumes: (iv), 568pp.; (ii), 482pp., (iii). Adapted from the French by Mother Mary Fidelis. Circa 1953. Actual date of publication is unknown. Ex-library, rebound in burgundy buckram, with clear and bright gilt lettering to spine. Minor, unobtrusive pencil marks and notes, here and there. Lacks front free endpaper in each volume. With an additional typed, 4 page insert for Our Lady of Lourdes tipped in. This insert had nothing to do with the original printing of this book.

$15.00

Sing and Dance. Folk Songs and Dances including American Play-Party Gmes

By Beatrice A. Hunt; Harry Robert Wilson

Chicago: Hall & McCreary Company, 1945. Spiral Bound. Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Corina Melder-Collier. 80pp. In a spiral binding. A number of minor bumps and some creasing to extremities, with more extensive creasing to some blank areas of title-page. General light to medium wear to exterior and mild soiling to a few places of interior. Text clean and binding sound. Still remains an attractive, sound, user friendly copy

$10.00

The Life of Saint Clare ascribed to Fr. Thomas Celano of the Order of Friars Minor (A.D. 1255-1261) translated and edited from the earliest MSS. by Fr. Paschal Robinson, of the same Order : with an Appendix containing the Rule of Saint Clare

By Thomas of Celano; Paschal Robinson

Philadelphia: The Dolphin Press, 1910. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xliii, 169pp., (i). Ex-library, rebound in brown buckram, with slightly faded gilt lettering to spine. General light to medium wear to exterior. Lacks front free endpaper. Minor creasing and unobtrusive clear tape repair to interior, here and there. A good reading copy

$30.00

Churches: Their Plan and Furnishing

By Peter F. Anson; Thomas F. Croft-Fraser; H. A. Reinhold

Milwaukee: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1948. Revised Edition . Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Peter F. Anson. xx, 242pp. Ex-library. Exterior is quite worn. Binding is sound. Text is clean. A good reading copy

$15.00

Den Svenska Tidegarden. Stycken ur Psaltaren Jamte Lovsanger och Boner Ordnade for Dagliga Bonetimmar

By Arthur Adell; Knut Peters

Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Forlag, 1952. Hardcover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 315pp. Text in Swedish. Bound in original dark green cloth, with clear and bright gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Several minor bumps and small wear spots to extremities, with mild soiling to exterior. An inscription in ink to front paste-down and just a few, unobtrusive pen and pencil marks and notes to text. Binding is sound. SCARCE

$30.00

Redating the New Testament

By Robinson, John A. T.

London: SCM Press Ltd, 1976. First Edition . Hardcover. Poor/Poor. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xiii, 369pp. A number of small bumps to extremities of volume, with light to medium wear and soiling to exterior. Interior admits to staining to margins, here and there, as well as unobtrusive notes and marks in pencil and pen, also here and there. Binding a little shaken. Dust-jacket present but quite worn. This is a reading copy

$15.00

The Concept of Irony. With Constant Reference to Socrates

By Kierkegaard, Soren

New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1965. Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 442pp. Translated into English and with an introduction by Lee M. Capel. Bound in original green cloth. Exterior admits to general light to medium wear and soiling, including to edges of pages. Short, unobtrusive tears and creases to margins of a small number of pages, and, a few faint stains to edges and margins of a small number of pages. No writing to text and binding sound. A good reading copy

$10.00

Kyrkan som sakrament en Rapport om Kyrkosyn

By Svenska kyrkans centralstyrelse; Romersk-katolska kyrkan. Stockholms stift

Stockholm: Katolska Stift och Svenska Kyrkan, 1999. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 88pp. Bound in original soft covers. Light wear to extremities. Mild sunning to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A good, clean, user friendly copy

$20.00

Growing up with Music. Book I: Complete Edition. 1. Jerry and Janet on the Farm. 2. Come, Let Us Make a Garden. 3. Songs of Travel and Transport

By Perham, Beatrice

Chicago: Neil A. Kjos Music Co., 1937. Soft cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 80pp. Bound in original soft covers. Several minor dings and creases to extremities. Light soiling and some tanning to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A nicely illustrated childrens' music book

$10.00

Next >