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Diarium Vadstenense: The Memorial Book of Vadstena Abbey. A Critical Edition with an Introduction

By Claes Gejrot

Stockholm / Sweden: Almqvist & Wiksell International, 1988. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. iv, 395pp. Body of text is in Latin. Bound in original soft covers. Several small bumps and short tears to extremities of volume. Light to medium soiling in a few places to exterior, with a small stain to fore-edges of pages. Short note in ink to first page, else, no writing to volume. Binding sound

$25.00

Celebrating 25 Years of the Sisters of St. Birgitta at Vikingsborg October 17, 1982 (The Guild of St. Birgitta Booklet No. 4)

By Mother Serafine (Superior)

Darien, Connecticut: The Guild of St. Birgitta, 1982. Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 24pp., including covers. Several minor bumps and some minor creasing and tiny tears to extremities, with some light soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. Illustrated with several black and white photographs. SCARCE

$25.00

Syon Abbey

By Johnson, F. R.

Darlington: Darlington Carmel, 1987. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (ii), 13pp. Circa 1987. Actual date of publication is unknown. Reprinted from South Western Catholic History No. 5, 1987. Several tiny creases to extremities. Notes in ink to inside back cover, else, text clean. Binding sound. A nice copy

$20.00

The Order of Our Most Holy Saviour: The Swedish Branch of the Brigittine Order

By Bridgettine Order

Djursholm, : Djursholm Birgittasystrarna, 1983. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 16p. Circa 1983. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with a touch of soiling to exterior, and a small, faint ink-mark to back cover. Illustrated with black and white photographs. VERY SCARCE

$30.00

Officium Sanctae Birgittae: tidegard och massa pa den heliga Birgittas minnesdag

By Knut Peters; Ragnar Holte

Lund: C. W. K. Gleerups Forlag, 1945. Soft cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 31pp. Exterior a bit worn, including mild fraying and light soiling and spotting. Several short tears to extremities. Name in ink to front cover and notes in Swedish, in ink, to back cover. A number of ink-marks to just a few pages. Minor stains here and there to interior and to back cover. RARE

$40.00

Birgittaminnen I Italien

By Kilstrom, Bengt Ingmar

Vaderstad: Utgiven av Foreningen for Birgittaminnets bevarande i Rom, 1991. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 24pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Several minor dings to extremities and light soiling to covers. Aside from a few, unobtrusive marks in ink, text clean; binding sound. SCARCE

$20.00

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

Studier I Vadstena Klosters och Birgittinordens Historia Intill Midten AF 1400-Talet (Akademisk Afhandling)

By Hojer, Torvald

Upsala: Almqvist & Wiksells Boktryckeri-A.R., 1905. Hardcover. Very Good-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xxvii, 360pp., (iii). Nicely rebound in 1/2 black cloth over marble paper covered boards, with clear and bright gilt lettering to spines. Original wrappers bound in. Several small worn areas to professionally repaired original wrappers with an inscription in ink to front wrapper. Mild tanning to paper. Text clean and binding sound. An attractive copy. VERY SCARCE

$75.00

Wars Herra Pino Bok. Vadstenasystrarnas bordslasningar enligt Cod. Holm. A3 (Samlingar utgivna av Svenska fornskriftsallskapet Serie 1. Svenska skrifter 87)

By Carlquist, Jonas

Uppsala, Sweden: Elanders, Vallingby, 2006. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xxv, 312pp., (vi). This book is an edition of a manuscript from Vadstena Abbey containing the Birgittine sisters' official table readings in Old Swedish. Main body of text in old Swedish. Bound in original light blue wrappers. Staining and light wear to exterior. Several small bumps to extremities of volume. Text clean and binding sound

$30.00

The Love of God: Conferences to Religious

By Green, Andrew

St. Louis, MO: B. Herder Book Co, 1946. Second Impression . Cloth. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. iii, 225pp. Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with just a touch of soiling to edges of pages. Cloth is clean and gilt lettering to spine is bright. Text clean and binding sound. Dust-jacket admits to a number of small chips and tears to extremities, with just a touch of soiling to exterior. A good, clean, sound, and still attractive, user friendly copy

$12.00

Vocational Chat Nos. 1-4 (Just You!; Getting Our Bearings; Setting the Sail; The Pearl of Great Price); Graduates Whither?; Telling the World; Shall I Join the Sister Servants of the Holy Ghost? (7 Religious Vocational Pamphlets)

By Fr. McClorey SJ and L. M. Dooly SVD and Father Rector and Mother Rector

Techny, Illinois: The Little Missionary, 1920. Soft cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Circa 1930. Actual dates of publication unknown. 7 small vocational pamphlets, all with library stamps and "1930" written in ink to front cover, and nicely stored in a contemporary envelope with white label to front that reads "vocational chats" and has a library stamp on front. In this case, the stamps are of a lovely design and to some would enhance the appearance of these items or at the least add a bit of charm to the items. Light wear to pamphlets and envelope, with some light soiling and mild creasing to envelope. These pamphlets are exceedingly scarce and not very likely to be found again

$45.00

Passionist Ministry in North America and Beyond

By Fr. Robert Carbonneau and Ms. Anita Lewis et al

New Jersey: Congregation of the Passion, 2002. Hardcover. Very Good-. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. v, 120pp. Only a touch of wear to volume. Text and covers clean and bright and binding sound. A nice copy

$15.00

The Church's Holiness and Religious Life

By Martelet, Gustave

St. Mary's Kansas: Review for Religious, 1966. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (vi), 124pp. Ink-stamp to front free endpaper. Text clean and binding tight. Mild browning and a touch of soiling and mild fraying to otherwise nice dust-jacket. Remains an attractive copy

$10.00

The Superiority of Apostolic Religious Orders Derived from Their End

By Connell, John F.

Dubuque, Iowa: Dominicans, 1954. First Edition . Soft cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (vi), 101pp. Previous owner's name in ink to front cover and title-page. Light wear and minor soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound. A nice copy

$20.00

Carissime Figlie Lettere e Istruzioni a Religiose

By Cormier, Giacinto

Roma: Edizioni Vivere In, 1983. Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 189pp. Cura di P. Raimondo Spiazzi, O.P. Small bumps to corners of stiff wraps and light wear and a touch of soiling to same. Hinges starting, though binding remains intact. Yellowing to paper. Text clean

$20.00

The Ends of the Religious Life According to Saint Thomas Aquinas

By Philippe, Archbishop Paul

Athens Rome: Fraternity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 1962. Soft cover. Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 89pp. General light to medium wear to covers with several small tears and chips to paper covers. Text clean and binding sound. A good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$15.00

Religio Religiosi: The Object and Scope of Religious Life

By Gasquet, Aidan Cardinal

St. Meinrad, Indiana: Grail Publication, 1955. First American . Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ix, 120pp. Cloth clean and bright and no writing to text. Binding sound. Several tiny chips and tears to dust-jacket, with a few small spots to same. Overall, a very good, clean, bright copy

$15.00

Live in the Holy Spirit

By Hagspiel, Bruno M.

Milwaukee, WI: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1958. Second Printing . Cloth. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xiii + 170pp. Mildly ex-library, with no exterior library markings. Inscription in ink to front free endpaper. Text clean and binding sound. Several short tears to lightly rubbed and mildly soiled dust-jacket. A good, clean, solid copy

$10.00

Selection and Incorporation of Candidates for the Religious Life

By Frison, Basil

Milwaukee, WI: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1962. First . Cloth. Good+/Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xi + 186pp. Institutum Iuridicum Claretianum-Rome. Small bumps to corners of boards. Some wear and just a touch of soiling to dust-jacket, including small chips and tears, mostly at extremities. A good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$8.50

A Gospel Path: The Religious Life

By Tillard, J. M. R.

Washington: Lumen Vitae, 1977. Third Edition . Soft cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 229pp. Several minor dings to extremities, with a touch of soiling to exterior. Text clean and binding sound

$6.00