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cover of 'Christian Realism and Political Problems' - 1st Edition Signed

'Christian Realism and Political Problems' - 1st Edition Signed

by Reinhold Niebuhr

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Published
1953
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1st Edition
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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. Book. Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 1953. 1st edition. 'Christian Realism and Political Problems - Essays on Political, Social, Ethical, and Theological Themes' -- INSCRIBED by REINHOLD NEIBUHR, on front endpaper. Hardcover. # pages... list chapter titles, other details. Reinhold Niebuhr (1892-1971) was a theologian, ethicist, commentator on politics and public affairs,… Read more
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cover of Alcoholics Anonymous Comes of Age, A Brief History of A.A.

Alcoholics Anonymous Comes of Age, A Brief History of A.A.

by Bill Wilson & Various Authors

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Published
1957
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1st Edition
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New York: Alcoholics Anonymous Publishing, Inc., 1957. Book. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. SIGNED By Bill W. - Alcoholics Anonymous Comes Of Age First Printing 1957. This book has been signed twice by AA co-founder Bill Wilson who 'bookended' the volume with "Ever Bill" front endpaper and "Yours Bill" on the rear endpaper.. The volume is a… Read more
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cover of Jesus And Yahweh: The Names Divine

Jesus And Yahweh: The Names Divine

by Bloom, Harold

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2005
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9781573223225
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Riverhead Books, 2005. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Harold Bloom. The most controversial, explosive, and important book yet from the renowned author and critic. Harold Bloom uses his unsurpassed skills to examine the character of Jesus: the inconsistencies, the contradictions, and the Gospels' flaws of logic. He also explores the character of Yahweh, who Bloom… Read more
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cover of 1947 Photo-Album - THE SALVATION ARMY & BRASS BANDS

1947 Photo-Album - THE SALVATION ARMY & BRASS BANDS

by The Watt Family of Toronto - Summer Camp-Retreat

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Photographic Image. Very Good. Soft cover. 1947 Photo-Album. For some, the Salvation Army is their way of life -- photos of so many friends & families, at ease, in the Salvation Army summer camp/retreat in Ontario -- folks of all ages play in numerous brass bands -- and are seen enjoying each other's company in the summer of… Read more
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cover of 1770 1st/1st GOSPEL MAGAZINE  Rare Female Publisher

1770 1st/1st GOSPEL MAGAZINE Rare Female Publisher

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1770
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1st Edition
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London: M. Lewis No.1 Pater-Noster-Row, 1770. Book. Good. No Binding. 1st Edition. Mary Lewis, Moravian and Independent, was a bookseller/printer in business with her husband, son-in-law, and daughter at 1 Paternoster Row, 1756-91. Upon the death of her husband, John Lewis, in 1754, Mary Lewis took over his printing business and bookshop at 1 Paternoster Row, only… Read more
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cover of 1785 -Japanese Handmade Manuscript and Picture Book

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Book. Poor. Soft cover. Shingaku is a Japanese religious movement, founded by Ishida Baigan and further developed by Teshima Toan, which was influential 1725-1875. It has been speculated, Shingaku was one of the cultural foundations for Japan's industrialization.The teaching is characteristic of Asian culture, in its fusion of Confucian values, with Buddhism and Japanese Shinto, compared to… Read more
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cover of Church Music -  Dudley Buck, "My Reedemer and My Lord"; "The Cross", words by Edwin Markham; "The Penitent" by Beardsley Van De Water, "The Cross" Harriet Ware

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Sheet music. Fair. No Binding. "My Redeemer and My Lord" Sacred solo, words by Longfellow, published in 1900 by Dudley Buck, 1st edition. "The Cross" Sacred Song for a high voice. 1906, 1st edition, composed by Harriet Ware, words by Edwin Markham. "The Penitent", an offertory solo for a high voice by Beardsley Van De Water. 1st edition, published… Read more
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cover of What Is Scientology?: Based on the Works of L. Ron Hubbard

What Is Scientology?: Based on the Works of L. Ron Hubbard

by Hubbard, L. Ron

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Published
1978
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Very Good
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1st Edition
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9780884040613
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Los Angeles: Church of Scientology of California, 1978. Book. Illus. by L. Ron Hubbard , Photographer. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Signed on the front free endpaper 'L. Ron Hubbard / Founder'. L. Ron Hubbard is perhaps best known for his book, Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health (first published in 1950),… Read more
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cover of Pilgrimage of Peace - The Collected  Speeches of John Paul ll in Ireland and the United States

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New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1980. Book. Illus. by with Photos. Fine. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). 5"x7" signed portrait of Pope John Paul ll laid in; also an original 4x6 photo of Fr Dom Ferguson with Pope John Paul. The condition of the portrait is fine, with no visible flaws. Condition of the book also… Read more
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cover of The Profits of Religion

The Profits of Religion

by Upton Sinclair

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Published
1918
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1st Edition
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Pasadena, CA, 1918. Book. Good. Soft cover. Inscribed on the Cover By Upton Sinclair. 1st Edition. This excoriating critique of religion, especially as represented by powerful clerical institutions, is a lesser-known work by the author who had earlier become famous with his publication of The Jungle, an expose of the poor labor conditions and unsanitary practices in Chicago's meat-packing industry.… Read more
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cover of The Sacred Scriptures Of The Japanese

The Sacred Scriptures Of The Japanese

by Wheeler, Post

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1952
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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1952. Book. Very Good. Hardcover.
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cover of Letters Of Eugenie De Guerin

Letters Of Eugenie De Guerin

by Eugenie De GUERIN & G.S. Trebutien [ed]

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Published
1866
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Very Good
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London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1866. Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. Binding by Arthur Colley. 1/2 blue morocco / gilt. Top edge gilt; . Marbled endpapers.
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cover of Religio Medici

Religio Medici

by Browne, Sir Thomas

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New York: Brentano's Book. Very Good. Half-Leather. 1/2 leather & gilt. TEG. Bound by Stikeman for Scribner's.
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cover of Priscilla;  Or,The Trials For The Truth

Priscilla; Or,The Trials For The Truth

by Banvard, Rev. Joseph

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Published
1853
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Boston: Heath & Graves, 1853. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. "A Tale of the Puritans and the Babtists.".
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cover of Studies in Jewish Bibliography and Related Subjects

Studies in Jewish Bibliography and Related Subjects

by Abraham Solomon Freidus

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Published
1929
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: The Alexander Kohut Memorial Foundation, 1929. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. uncut..
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cover of Testimony of the Society of Friends  / MEMORIALS OF DECEASED

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Philadelphia / Providence: NP / Knowles & Vose, 1830. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 2 VOLUMES BOUND AS ONE. Mild dampstains not affecting text. Sabin 06070. AI 1508.
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cover of Extracts from the Memorandums of Jane Bettle

Extracts from the Memorandums of Jane Bettle

by Bettle, Jane

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Published
1843
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Philadelphia: J & W Kite, 1843. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 12mo. black bds. rule & gilt. Quakers. The writer of these memorandums was well known to many persons in the religious Society of Friends, as a useful and consistent member, and an elder whose example was instructive and edifying. It is not intended by the present publication to eulogise… Read more
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