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Disputed Truth:  Memoirs II
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Disputed Truth: Memoirs II

By Kung, Hans

London: Novalis Pub, 2008. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Brown boards (roughly) 9 1/2" by 6 1/2" (inches), with silver lettering on spine, xvi, 556 pages plus 24 pages of b & w plates, Near Fine condition with a couple of pin prick dots front board lower right corner (very minor), dust jacket is in Near Fine condition with faint if any edge wear, now in Mylar. "This second volume of Hans Kung's memoirs begins with him as an outstanding young professor of theology who has made his mark at the Second Vatican Council & is now faced with the revolutionary student unrest of 1968. It ends with the removal of his accreditation as a Catholic teacher after more than a decade of measures against him by the authorities. In striking parallel to lthis runs the career of a fellow Tubingen professor, Joseph Ratzinger, who by the end of the book has risen through the Catholic hierarchy on a course which will eventually lead to his election as Pope Benedict XVI." Check out the scans. . 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.32

Angles of Angels  (limited edition # 5 of 50)  Poems and Song Lyrics from Various Sources, Images by Rob Roi
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Angles of Angels (limited edition # 5 of 50) Poems and Song Lyrics from Various Sources, Images by Rob Roi

By Roi, Rob -(signed)-

Canada: Self Published, 2004. -----The scan you see is the portfolio/booklet you get.Yellow paper/cardboard portfollio (roughly) 11" by 8 1/2" (inches), containing 33 pages filled with monoprint images, numbered First Edition # 5 of 50, booklet/portifolio is in Near Fine condition, all pages are in Near Fine condition. "This booklet evolved from the Angles of Angels display held at St. James Church, Melville St., Dundas, Ontario during the season of Easter 2004. The images are reproductions from a variety of monprint techniques." "Angels have several clearly defined roles in the canonical Bible, which include: Messengers; Instruments of God's will; Attendants; Ministering spirits. In this series of prints I have chosen to interpret both the Biblical creations & our popular creations, hence the "Angles of Angels" Check out the scans. . Signed by Artist. 1st Edition Number 5 of 50 . Portfolio / Booklet . Near Fine. Illus. by Rob Roi . 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$73.14

Great Religions of Modern Man (slipcase/box):  vol 1 "Buddhism", vol 2 "Catholicism", vol 3 "Protestantism", vol 4 "Hinduism", vol 5 "Islam", vol 6 "Judaism"  -(six near fine hard covers in matching dust Jackets, the full set) in a slipcase/box)-
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Great Religions of Modern Man (slipcase/box): vol 1 "Buddhism", vol 2 "Catholicism", vol 3 "Protestantism", vol 4 "Hinduism", vol 5 "Islam", vol 6 "Judaism" -(six near fine hard covers in matching dust Jackets, the full set) in a slipcase/box)-

By Gard, Richard A.; Brantl, George; Dunstan, J. Leslie; Renou, Louis; Williams, John Alden; Hertzberg, Authur (editors)

New York: George Braziller, 1962. -----The scans you see are the books you get. All six (6) hard covers (roughly) fit into 8 3/4" by 6 1/4" (inches) slip case/box, are grey tweed cloth with dark brown lettering on spine, blind stamped on front covers that mimics dust jacket front design, purple top edges to all, 256, 256, 255, 255, 256, 256 pages, in slipcase/box, books feel unread, Near Fine condition with ink name in each book on inside front mostly hid by jacket flap with a bit of purple over spray from top edge on ffep of Protestantism & Hinduism has a small ding to bottom front edge (minor), dust jackets are in Near Fine condition with just a hint of fading & Catholicism has a 1/8th" (inche) closed repaired tear along top edge. Slipcase/box is in Near Fine condition with just some light rubbing (minor) "The six volumes in this series present the major religions of the modern world, their meaning, their traditions, & their contemporary significance. Each volume contains an extensive selection of the most important writings of the religious tradition, organized, with the editor's introductions & interpretations, to form a coherent & meaningful account of the religion from the viewpoint of its own testimony on its beliefs & practices." Books are: (Great Religions of Modern Man) Vol one "Buddhism" / Vol two "Catholicism" / Vol three "Protestantism" / Vol four "Hinduism" / Vol five "Islam" / Vol six "Judaism." The complete six near fine hard covers in matching dust jackets set, in box/slipcase. Heavy set, roughly 6 lbs (2.6 kg) overseas postage will be increased. Check out the scans. . Book Club Editions 2nd Printings . Hard Covers in Slipcase. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Jackets design by Joseph Low,. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$46.52

Prayer: The Hidden Fire\': A Practical and Personal Approach  -(SIGNED)-
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Prayer: The Hidden Fire': A Practical and Personal Approach -(SIGNED)-

By Harpur, Tom -(signed)-

Kelowna, BC : Northstone, 1998. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Red cloth with gilt, head band, 253 pages, SIGNED with personal inscription on title page, (roughly) 9 1/4" by 5 3/4" (inches), Near Fine condition, dust jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with small indent to spine - front corner (else Near Fine). "Harpur brings the broad theological perspective of prayer to the personal level by exploring the deep yearning that calls one to prayer." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$27.60

A Thomas Merton Reader
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A Thomas Merton Reader

By Merton, Thomas; (edited by) Thomas P. McDonnell; (intro by) M. Scott Peck

New York: Image Books Doubleday, 1996. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 8 1/4" by 5 1/2" (inches), flat uncreased spine, square clean & tight, 516 pages, Very Good Plus condition with some mild toning to page edges. Check out the scans. . Reprint Revised Edition . Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.86

The Church in Kirkwall 1833 - 1983
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The Church in Kirkwall 1833 - 1983

By The Presbyterian Church in Kirkwall,

Thornbury, Ontario : The Presbyterian Church in Kirkwall / Conestoga Press, 1983. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Blue cloth with gilt, 206 pages with b & w photos through-out, Near Fine condition. Check out the scans. . 1st 1983 150th Anniversary Edition . Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$31.56

In God's Name --( Pope John Paul I, Murder? )
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In God's Name --( Pope John Paul I, Murder? )

By Yallop, David A.

London: J. Cape, 1984. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Black cloth with gilt on spine, (xv) 334 pages plus 32 pages of b & w photo plates, Near Fine condition with small ink name on ffep, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition, now in Mylar. "During the late evening of September 28th or the early morning of September 29th, 1978, Pope John Paul I, Albino Luciani, known as 'the smiling Pope', died only thirty-three (33) days after his election. David Yallop's revelations detail a miasma of criminal financial activities which have lead to bribery, blackmail & on more than one occasion, to murder. It is Yallop's conviction that murder was the fate of Pope John Paul I, Albino Luciani, and he presents his evidence in this book." Contents include: Preface / Prologue / The Road to Rome / The Empty Throne / Inside the Conclave / Vatican Incorporated / The Thirty-three Days / We Are Left Frightened / By Benefit of Murder - Business as Usual / Epilogue / index. The scan you see is the book you get. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.35

American Indian Religions.
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American Indian Religions.

By Hurdy, John Major

Los Angeles: Sherbourne Press , 1970. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover (roughly) 8 1/4" by 5 1/2" (inches), flat uncreased spine, clean square & tight, 192 pages, Near Fine condition. Contents include: Intro / The Peaceful Ones / The Glory Hunters / The Ghost Dance / Fire Torture & the Great White Carpet of Peace / The Wealth Warriors / The Sacrament of the Bittler Herb / The People Who Have No Word for Religion / Conclusion / Source list / Reservations - Camp Grounds / Newspapers / Books / Records. Check out the scans. . 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.63

The Unicorn  -(with 155 illustrations in full color & b & w)-
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The Unicorn -(with 155 illustrations in full color & b & w)-

By Hathaway, Nancy

New York: Tess Press / Black Dog & Leventhal Pub, 2005. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Glossy pink boards with white lettering hard cover, headband, illustrated end papers, 191 pages filled with full colour and some b & w illustrations through-out, Near Fine condition, dust jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with faint edge wear, now in Mylar. "Tapestries, illuminated manuscripts, sculptures & paintings, zoological illustrations, advertisements, & original art especially commissioned for this book will captivate all of us who are willing to submit to the magical charms of this fabulous & irresistible creature." "A captivating book, at once scholarly & richly imaginative. It taught me a good deal I didn't know about unicorns." (Peter S. Beagle) Check out the scans. . 1st Tess Press Edition . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Illus. by Jacket illustrations by Dianne O'Quinn Burke;. 8vo.

$16.82

Pioneering in Western Canada:  A Story of the Baptists
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Pioneering in Western Canada: A Story of the Baptists

By McLaurin, C. C.

Calgary, AB, Canada: Self Published, 1939. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Red cloth with black lettering, x, 402 pages plus b & w photos through-out, Very Good condition with minor edge wear, dust jacket is in Good condition only with closed tears, chipping to edges & edge wear, now in Mhlar. Contents include: The Romance of Western Canada / The Early Settlers of Western Canada / Various Religious Denominations / The Genesis of Western Baptist Missions / A Baptist Mission Opened Under Peculiar Conditions / The Beginning in Manitoba - 1873-1883 / Progress During Discouragement & Turmoil, 1883-1897 / The Opening of the Twentieth Century - A Noted Decade / The Baptist Union of Western Canada - 1909-1921 / 1920-1930 / The Last Ten Years - 1929-1939 / The Finding of the Last West / The Story of Baptist Women's Missionary Work & Its Purpose / The Story of Baptist Colleges in Western Canada / German Baptists in Western Canada / Swedish Baptists / Missions Among the Russo-Ukrainians, Hungarians & Czecho-Slovakians / Conclusion - What About the Future? / Epilogue. Check out the scans. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$29.65

Revivalists: Marketing the Gospel in English Canada, 1884-1957  -(SIGNED)- (Mcgill-Queen's Studies in the History of Religion)
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Revivalists: Marketing the Gospel in English Canada, 1884-1957 -(SIGNED)- (Mcgill-Queen's Studies in the History of Religion)

By Kee, Kevin B. -(signed)-

Montreal: McGill Queens Univ Press, 2007. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade, square tight and clean, xiv, 269 pages plus 6 pages of b & w photos, SIGNED "To ____" by author on dedication page, Near Fine condition. "In Canada, the latter half of the nineteenth century marked a profound break between the settler past & the beginning of an age of commercialization. Keven Kee shows how Protestant evangelists used theatre, film, and jazz to make religion personally relevaant to their audiences." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$47.40

Doubts and Loves:  What is Left of Christianity  -(SIGNED)-
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Doubts and Loves: What is Left of Christianity -(SIGNED)-

By Holloway, Richard -(signed)-

New York: Canongate Pub., 2002. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Black cloth with gilt, xii, 274 pages, SIGNED (without inscription) on title page, Near Fine condition, dust jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with some mild browning to reverse, not showing through. Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st US Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo.

$33.61

The Use of Sarum:  The Worship and Organisation of Salisbury Cathedral in the Middle Ages
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The Use of Sarum: The Worship and Organisation of Salisbury Cathedral in the Middle Ages

By Haworth, K. W

Great Britain: The Friends of Salisbury Cathedral, 1973. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/pamphlet, 20 pages with b & w photos, Very Good Plus condition with former owners ink name on front top left corner & minor edge wear. "is simply the methods we use, the way we do things, here at Salisbury." Contents include: The Sarum Use / Not a Prayer Book / The Calendar / The Ordinal / Sarum Use Spreads / How To Do It / Some Examples / Pro and Con / Cathedral Organisation / Cathedral Property / The End and the Beginning / books. Check out the scans. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. Illus. by (front cover) Capital letter, Epiphany Gospel, from Lectionary, M S. 153, in the Cathedral Library. 8vo.

$24.95

Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India  -(SIGNED)-
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Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India -(SIGNED)-

By William Dalrymple -(signed)-

London: Bloomsbury Books, 2009. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Red cloth with red lettering and design on spine, headband, 282 pages, SIGNED (without inscription) on title page, Near Fine condtiion, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition. "An exquisite, mesmerizing book that illuminates the remarkable ways in which traditional forms of religious life in India have been transformed in the vortex of the region. A book that distills the authors twenty-five years of travel in India, taking us deep into ways of life that we might otherwise never have known exist. Nine Lives is a modern Indian Canterbury Tales." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Map & illustration by Olivia Fraser, . 8vo.

$35.59

Thomas Merton: Twentieth-Century Wisdom for Twenty-First-Century Living -(SIGNED)- (New Monastic Library)
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Thomas Merton: Twentieth-Century Wisdom for Twenty-First-Century Living -(SIGNED)- (New Monastic Library)

By Dekar, Paul R. -(signed)-; foreword by Paul M. Pearson

Eugene, Oregon : Cascade Books, 2011. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade, clean square and tight, xviii, 242 pages, SIGNED with inscription "to Gerry & Jackie in peace" by author on title page, Near Fine condition. "Paul Dekar's book is a thoughtful & comprehensive summary of Merton's concern about our world - ranging from ecological consciousness, war, non violence, and technology to new monasticism & a dialogue with other faiths." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$49.45

Thomas Merton's American Prophecy
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Thomas Merton's American Prophecy

By Inchausti, Robert

New York: State University of New York Press, 1998. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade, tight clean and square, flat uncreased spine, x, 210 pages, Near Fine condition. "More than just a critical biography this book lifts Merton out of the isolation of his monastic sub-culture & brings him back into dialogue with contemporary secular thinkers. In the process, it reopens one of the roads not taken at that fateful, cultural crossroads call "The Sixties"." Check out the scans. . 2nd Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$19.95

The Clue to Pascal
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The Clue to Pascal

By Cailliet, Emile; foreword by John A. Mackay

London: S. C. M. Press # 40, 1944. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Green cloth with black lettering, 128 pages, Very Good condition with spine fading & minor edge wear/rubbing with ink name on ffep. Check out the scans. . 1st Edition 1st Printing R.B.C. Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo.

$14.95

Butler's Sermons -(Bell's English Classics)- Three Sermons on Human Nature and a Dissertation Upon the Nature of Virtue
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Butler's Sermons -(Bell's English Classics)- Three Sermons on Human Nature and a Dissertation Upon the Nature of Virtue

By Butler, Joseph; edited by W. R. Matthews

London: G. Bell and Sons, 1939. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade, square clean and tight, flat spine, xxvii, 81 pages, Very Good condition with minor edge wear/rubbing, name plate on ffep. Contents include: Editor's Intro / The Preface / Sermons: Sermon I. Upon Human Nature; Sermon 2. Upon Human Nature; Sermon 3. Upon Human Nature / Sissertation Upon the Nature of Virtue. Check out the scans. . 1st Thus Edition . Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo.

$39.95

Herberts Prayerful Art
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Herberts Prayerful Art

By Sherwood, Terry G

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1989. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Light blue cloth with purple design and lettering, headband, 190 pages, Near Fine condition, dust jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with minor edge wear, now in Mylar. "In this study Terry G. Sherwood examines the role of spirituality in Herbert's work." Contents include; Intro / Sacrificing Prayer & Praise / The Problem of Love / Tasting & Telling Sweetness / Fit Framing / The Baits of Delight and Grief / Life and Its Quickness / Conclusion: The Presence of the Self / notes / index. Check out the scans. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo.

$59.95

Paulinus Noster: Self and Symbols in the Letters of Paulinus of Nola  -(SIGNED)-  -(The Oxford Early Christian Studies series)-
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Paulinus Noster: Self and Symbols in the Letters of Paulinus of Nola -(SIGNED)- -(The Oxford Early Christian Studies series)-

By Conybeare, Catherine -(signed)-

New York: Oxford Univ Press, 2000. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Black boards with gilt, xi, 187 pages with frontis map, SIGNED and inscribed to "_ _ _" by author on title page, Near Fine conditiion, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition with small (1/4 inch) faint scuff mark front cover. "This literate & accessible study examines the profound impact Paulinus had on Christian thought during a crucial period of its development. His ideas on friendship, Christian symbolism, & the nature of personal identity were produced on the cusp of the transition from the classical world to the burgeoning Western Christian civilization by a thinker with strong links to both." Check out the scans. . Signed by Author. First Edition First Printing. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Illustration: Panel from an Ivory Casket (c. AD 420-30) showing Crist carrying the cross flanked by Pontius Pilate & Peter both denying him.. 8vo.

$89.95

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