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The Ecclesiology of William Laud (Pars Dissertationis)

By Ryan, Patrick J.

Rome: Pontificia Studiorum Universitas A S. Thoma Aq. In Urbe, 1964. First Edition . Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xxxi, 64pp. Several minor dings to extremities of volume, with light wear and mild soiling to otherwise nice covers. No writing to text and binding sound. Author inscription to front free endpaper. A nice copy SCARCE

$40.00

W. F. "Billy" Graham's "Decision for Christ": A Study in Conversion

By Carolo W. Dullea (Charles W. Dullea)

Roma: Pontificia Universitas Gregoriana, 1971. First Edition . Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 108pp. Excerpta ex dissertatione ad Lauream in Facultate Theologiae Pontificiae Universitatis Gregorianae. Browning to covers, with several mostly closed tears to lower spine area. Otherwise, light wear to edges and spine, with creasing and bumps to extremities. Small chips to front cover and a couple of endpapers at fore-edges. Text clean and binding sound. Typed Letter, Signed, laid in

$30.00

Metaethics and Thomism. Reprinted from "An Etienne Gilson Tribute: Presented by His North American Students with a Response by Etienne Gilson

By Bourke, Vernon J.

Milwaukee: The Marquette University Press, 1959. Soft cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 12pp. Circa 1959. Actual printing date not given. Offprint from "An Etienne Gilson Tribute". Several small bumps to extremities with mild creasing to corners of pages. Crease to middle of entire pamphlet. Text clean and binding firm. Inscription by Bourke to Father Ignatius Brady, OFM on front cover

$20.00

The Pulling of Eddie Brooks: A Monograph on a Recent Attempt at Municipal Reform

By Harold Lensing

Minneapolis: Bowman and Russell, 1987. Soft cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 17pp. Reprint. Actual publisher and place of publishing not provided. Several tiny dings to extremities. Text and covers clean and bright and binding sound. Bound in stiff, red paper covers over leather backing. From the last page: "A facsimile edition printed in March 1987 to be a gift to friends on his retirement." "His" refers to Harold Lensing. This is copy #27 of an unspecified number. Signed by Harold H. Lensing at last page. Remains a nice copy

$15.00

Chants of the Passion according to Matthew and John. Official Vernacular Text (Edition No. G-1407)

By John C. Selner (Arrangement)

Toledo, Ohio: Gregorian Institute of America, Inc, 1967. Soft cover. Good+. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 55pp. "The text agrees with the official edition of the Passion according to Matthew and John, and the former chant melodies have been retained in formula to agree with the texts." In a spiral binding. Measures approximately 12.5 inches tall and 9.5 inches in length. Light wear and just a touch of soiling to plastic covers. Signed by author to title-page. Text clean and binding sound. A nice copy. SCARCE

$40.00

Uber Thomas Von Aquin

By Pieper, Josef

Leipzig: Verlegt Bei Hegner, 1940. Soft cover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 77pp. Small bumps to corners of covers and several places to exterior. Mild foxing and light soiling to covers. Back free endpaper no longer glued to length of book, though binding remains tight. Definite browning to paper. Despite wear, remains an attractive copy. Inscribed by Josef Pieper to front free endpaper. "Fur Franz Mueller/Josef Pieper/Jan. 1948

$75.00

Flocks That I Watched: Memoirs of Fr. Michael M. O'Malley, S.J. (1875-1970)

By O'Malley, Michael M.

Spokane, Washington: Gonzaga University Press, 1971. First Edition . Soft cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. xii, 119pp. With a Foreword by Wilfred P. Schoenberg, S.J. Epilogue by Lee Teufel, S.J. Bound in original wrappers. Several small bumps and light wear to extremities of volume and a tiny wear spot to front cover. Inscribed by author to title-page: "My dear Johnny: Don't forget that you were one of our early Missionaries-Michael O'Malley, S.J." A good, clean, sound copy

$20.00

From the Mouth of the Dark Cave: Commemorative Sculpture of the Late Classic Maya
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From the Mouth of the Dark Cave: Commemorative Sculpture of the Late Classic Maya

By Bassie-Sweet, Karen

Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1991. First Edition . Cloth. Very Good-/Good/Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xv, 287pp. Mild highlighting to only a few pages with several ink notes here and there, including to title-page. Very minor wear to dust-jacket. Binding tight. Author inscription to title-page

$15.00

On Good Ground: The Story of the Sisters of St. Joseph in St. Paul

By Hurley, Helen Angela

Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1951. First Edition . Cloth. Good+/Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xvi, 312pp. Inscribed by author to front free endpaper and to title-page. Only light wear to cloth and a touch of soiling to edges of pages. Text clean and binding sound. Hints of creases to lower portions of a small number of pages. A number of small chips and tears, with some creasing, to lightly soiled dust-jacket. A good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$20.00

The Sixth National Eucharistic Congress. Omaha, Nebraska September 23-25, 1930

By Joseph Schrembs (Preface). Bishop Joseph Rummel (Bishop of Omaha)

New York: The Sentinel Press, 1931. First Edition . Cloth. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 240pp. Inscribed by Bishop Joseph Rummel, Bishop of Omaha. Inscription dated July 14th, 1931. Another ink-inscription to front free endpaper. A few minor pencil notes here and there, otherwise text clean. Mild browning to paper with light soiling to edges. Hinge cracked, though all leaves remain firmly in place and binding is sound. General light wear to cloth and tolerable sunning to same, with a touch of soiling to exterior. Remains an attractive, sound copy

$75.00

The Founding of Cuddesdon

By Chadwick, Owen

Oxford: Printed by Charles Batey at the University Press, 1954. First Edition . Cloth. Good-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xii, 162pp. INSCRIBED BY OWEN CHADWICK THUS: DOMINUS TECUM OWEN CHADWICK. Owen Chadwick himself attended Cuddesdon. Cloth is rubbed and volume a little cocked, and, a few tiny tears to cloth. Light soiling to cloth. Hinge mildly cracked at half-title. Mild foxing. Light soiling, especially to edges of pages. However, text clean and binding sound

$40.00

Digest of Church Law on Sacred Music

By Mytych, Joseph F.

Toledo, Ohio: Gregorian Institute of America, 1959. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. viii, 64pp. Bound in original wrappers. Several minor bumps to extremities, with some general light wear and a touch of soiling to covers, and a name in ink to front cover. Inscribed by author on title-page and a name ink-stamped to same; else, text clean. Binding sound. Remains a good, clean, sound, user friendly copy

$15.00

Gens De France Au Labeur

By des Gachons, Jacques

Paris: Beaux Livres, 1925. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 158pp. Inscribed by author to John Warner Grigg Dunn, father of historian James Taylor Dunn, from whose library this volume came. Blind stamp to front free endpaper. Back hinge partially cracked, though all leaves remain firmly in place. Several small bumps to extremities, with several wear spots/small tears to paper over boards. Text clean. Remains an attractive copy

$40.00

Statutes of the Diocese of Winona Enacted and Promulgated by His Excellency The Most Reverend Edward A. Fitzgerald, D.D. Bishop of Winona in the First Diocesan Synod Convoked on June Fifteenth Nineteen Hundred and Fifty in the Chapel of St. Mary of the Angels College of Saint Teresa, Winona, Minnesota

By Edward A. Fitzgerald (Bishop of Winona)

Winona, Minnesota: Diocese of Winona, 1950. Hardcover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xviii, 142pp., (xii) index. Inscribed by Bishop of Winona to front free endpaper. Text in English. Bound in black cloth, with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Minor wear and a touch of soiling to covers, with some fading to lettering. Text clean and binding sound

$30.00

The Cultural and Aesthetic Objective in Elementary School Singing: The Ward Method Exemplified by Comparison

By Sister Anna de Paul Quigley

Rochester, New York: Congregation of the Sisters of Saint Joseph, 1945. First Edition . Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xiii, 124pp. Small bump to lower corner of front board and some general light to medium wear to cloth. A hint of soiling to edges of pages. Lovely author inscription to front free endpaper, and a previous owner's name ink-stamped to same. Several other ink-stamps to interior. Notes to front printer's blank, else, text clean. Binding sound. A good, sound, user friendly copy

$75.00

Everything Unnecessary You'll Ever Need to Know

By Barron, Bruce

New York: Vantage Press, 1997. First Edition . Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. x, 111pp. Inscribed by author to front free endpaper. A few very minor dings and light wear to extremities of volume. Text clean and binding sound. A nice, clean, sound copy

$45.00

Voyaging Southward from the Strait of Magellan

By Kent, Rockwell

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons The Knickerbocker Press, 1924. Cloth. Fair. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Rockwell Kent. (II) blank leaves, xv, (i) blank, 184pp., (II) blank leaves. Bound in original tan cloth, with black lettering to spine and black lettering and decorations to front cover. Inscribed by Kent to front free endpaper (in black and blue ink) thus: "To W. D. McDonald by his friend Rockwell Kent", with McDonald's book label to front paste-down. Lettering and illustration remain clear and bright. Covers admit to some wear, including a number of small bumps and worn through areas at extremities, including chipping to tail of spine. Light soiling to exterior, with a few small, faint stains to cloth. Hinges are cracked, though all leaves remain nicely in place. Mild soiling to a few leaves, though this is not offensive. Four leaves admit to short tears at extremities. Despite wear, remains a a fairly attractive copy

$85.00