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About the New English Bible

by Hunt, Geoffrey

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Published
1970
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Good
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9780521079389
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1970. Reprint from 1970 . Some fading to the spine of unclipped dustwrapper, also an old muddy mark to same; minor bumping to spine ends of green boards, but otherwise a good tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. A short account of the origins of the New English Bible, and on the translation.… Read more
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Textual Sources for the Study of Sikhism

by McLeod, W H (editor)

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Published
1984
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Good
ISBN
9780719010767
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Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1984. Paperback edition. Some yellowing to spine and to back cover (not from tobacco), but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Part of the publisher's "Textual Sources for the Study of Religion" series, this one contains English translations of extracts from the sacred books… Read more
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Religion and the Rise of Western Culture

by Dawson, Christopher

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Published
1951
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Fair
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$14.32

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London: Sheed & Ward, 1951. Creasing and some tears to the edges of unclipped dustwrapper, quite a lot of old damp-marking to the black boards, though gilt titles on spine are still clear; minor bumping to spine ends and corners of boards, original owner's name and date (1953) on f/ep, but otherwise a not too bad, internally clean and tight… Read more
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A Dictionary of Hinduism: Its Mythology, Folklore and Development 1500BC - AD 1500

by Stutley, Margaret and James

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Published
1977
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Good
ISBN
9780710083982
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$10.02

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London: Routledge & Keegan Paul, 1977. Minor scuffing to outer corners of cover, otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this large-format soft-cover book. An encylopaedic dictionary with around 2500 entries on aspects of mythology, religion, folklore, philosophy, literature and history of Hinduism. 372pp.. Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Folk Elements in Burmese Buddhism

by Maung Htin Aung

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Published
1959
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Good
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$35.79

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Rangoon: Religions Affairs Department Press, 1959. Some wear to the corners of pale orange paper-covered boards, minor bumping to spine ends of brown cloth spine strip, some yellowing to the ages, but otherwise a good tight copy of this slim hard-cover book.Looks at elements of traditional pre-Buddhist religion still found in the Buddhism practised in Burma. Originally given as… Read more
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Religious Pluralism and Christian Truth

by O'Leary, Joseph Stephen

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Published
1996
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Good
ISBN
9780748607273
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Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1996. Some fading to front panel of unclipped dustwrapper, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. An interpretation by the author of the notion of Religious Pluralism, taken from the ideas of Jacques Derrida and from Buddhist saint and philosopher Nagarjuna. A revised version of "La Vérité chrétienne à l'âge… Read more
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The Ismailis: Their History and Doctrines

by Daftary, Farhad

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Published
2007
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Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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9780521616362
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$42.95

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. Second (revised) edition. A very good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. A history of the Ismaili sect of Islam. Originally published in 1990, this is a revised, second edition with parts of all chapters re-written or otherwise revised and with new material added. … Read more
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Hopkins the Jesuit: The Years of Training

by Thomas, Alfred

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Published
1969
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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$21.47

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London: Oxford University Press, 1969. Some creasing and small tears to the edges of unclipped dustwrapper, also some old water-marking which is also evident on the green boards. Original owner's gift message on f/ep, otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover book. Deals with the life of poet and priest Gerard Manley Hopkins between 1868 when he… Read more
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1973. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper and some browning to spine of same, minor bumping to spine ends of blue boards, original owners name on f/ep, otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover book. Originally published in 1950, this is a later edition from 1973. Deals with the various movements in… Read more
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The Mystery of Humanity: a New Conceptual Framework for Christian Faith

by Shutte, Augustine

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Published
1993
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Good
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First Edition
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9781874923084
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$21.47

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Cape Town: Snail Press, 1993. Minor scuffing to spine ends, some yellowing to the pages, otherwise a good tight copy of this soft-cover book in which the author attempts to explain the central doctrines of the Christian faith. He takes as a foundation the notion that persons depend on other persons to be persons (based on the traditional Xhosa… Read more
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Catholics in Apartheid Society

by Prior, Andrew (editor)

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Published
1982
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Good
ISBN
9780908396726
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$8.59

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Cape Town: David Philip, 1982. Paperback edition. Minor scuffing to spine ends and a crease to the spine, some yellowing to the pages, otherwise a good tight copy of this soft-cover book. Contains eleven essays by different authors on various aspects of Church-State conflict in Apartheid-era South Africa. 197pp.. Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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A Question of Truth: Christianity and Homosexuality

by Moore, Gareth

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Published
2003
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Good
ISBN
9780826459497
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$14.32

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London: Continuum, 2003. Slight fading to uncreased spine, some old water-spillage to top edge of book resulting in some corrugation to top edge of pages but with no damage to the text, but otherwise a good tight copy of this soft-cover book. The author, a Catholic Priest and member of the Dominican Order, challenges the Church's position on homosexuality… Read more
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If it Wasn't Love: A Journal About Sex, Death and God

by Lynch, Bernard J

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Published
2012
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Good
ISBN
9781846949180
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London: Circle Books, 2012. Slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, otherwise a good tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Autobiographical writings by the author, an openly gay Catholic priest. Signed by the author to previous owner on title page. 139pp.. Signed by Author. Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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The Life of the Buddha and the Early History of His Order

by Rockhill, W Woodville

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Published
2000
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Good
ISBN
9780415244824
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London: Routledge, 2000. No dustwrapper, slight fading to spine but with no loss to the titles theron, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Originally published in 1907 as part of "Trubner's Oriental Series" which included a sixteen-volume series on Buddhism, this is a much later edition. A history of the Buddha and of the… Read more
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The Religious Imagination and the Sense of God

by Bowker, John

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Published
1978
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Good
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First Edition
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9780198266464
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$10.74

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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978. Some creasing and fading to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, old damp-marking to blue boards, and the book does smell a bit of being kept in a shed though this should fade. But otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover book in which the author looks at how the distinctive sense of God occurs… Read more
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Modern Catholicism: Vatican II and After

by Hastings, Adrian (editor)

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Published
1991
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Good
ISBN
9780281044702
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$7.16

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London: SPCK, 1991. Some creasing to unclipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of red boards, some yellowing to the ages, original owner's name on f/ep, and the book smells a bit of being kept in a shed though though this should fade. But otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover book containing pieces by various… Read more
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God and the Processes of Reality: Foundations of a Credible Theism

by Pailin, David A

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Published
1989
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780415021067
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$17.18

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London: Routledge, 1989. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, some old water-spillage has resulted in staining to top edge of pages, and the book smells a bit of being kept in a shed though this should fade. But otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover book in which the author presents a rational justification for belief in… Read more
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Faith After Foundationalism

by Phillips, D Z

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Published
1988
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780415003339
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$10.74

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London: Routledge, 1988. Some creasing and fading to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, some old water-spillage has resulted in marking to outer pages and some corrugation to the pages, but with no loss to the text. The book smells a bit of being kept in a shed, but this should fade. Otherwise a good tight copy of this hard-cover… Read more
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The Benedictine Idea

by van Zeller, Dom Hubert

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Published
1959
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Fair
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London: Burns & Oates, 1959. Some scuffing to spine ends and corners, red top layer of spine is starting to peel away at the edges but titles are still all there, a previous owner's name on f/ep, some yellowing to the pages, binding is just starting to split at pp48-49 but no pages coming out, and the book does… Read more
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The Art of God Incarnate: Theology and Image in Christian Tradition

by Nichols, Aidan

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Published
1980
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Good
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First Edition
ISBN
9780232514537
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$10.74

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London: Dartman, Longman and Todd, 1980. Minor creasing and also fading to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, some bumping to spine ends and corners of blue boards, and the book smells a bit of being kept in a shed though this should fade. A previous owner's name and date (1987) on first page, otherwise a good tight copy of this… Read more
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