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History of Zionism 1600-1918, vol.I
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History of Zionism 1600-1918, vol.I

By SOKOLOW, Nahum

London: Longmans, Green. Hardcover. B00H51NNTW Please note that we are offering volume I only. lii, 313 pages. Includes thirty-eight black and white portraits and illustrations. "In this work an attempt is made to deal with a considerable portion of the history of Zionism that has hitherto been very imperfectly explored, namely, the origin and development of the Zionist idea principally in England, and partly in France, during the last centuries, among Gentiles and Jews." - Preface. Former library copy with usual markings. Rebound in teal buckram. Binding sound. A worthy working copy of this excellent reference. . Fair. 1919. First Edition.

$199.95

The navy chaplain and his parish [by] Waldo E.L. Smith;: With a foreword by Vice-Admiral K.L. Dyer

By Smith, Waldo Edward Lovel

Ottawa: Queen's Printer. Hardcover. B0007JDKWE x, 264 pages. Index. Black and white photos. Footnotes. Printed upon glossy stock. "In these glimpses of the chaplaincy at work since 1815 in the Royal Navy, and latterly in the Royal Canadian Navy, we have confirmed for us the quiet, gallant and Christian part played by our padres amongst those that 'go down to the sea in ships and do business in great waters'". - Foreword. Moderate wear to book and dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. Prior owner's name and date inside front board otherwise clean and unmarked.. Binding sound. A quality copy. Cooke [v3] p.66. . Good. 1967. First Edition.

$99.95

A Hatchet Mark in Duplicate
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A Hatchet Mark in Duplicate

By Garrioch, Rev. A.C. [1848-1934]

Toronto: The Ryerson Press. Hardcover. [iv]-vii, [1], [2]-282 p. 19.5 cm. Memoirs of an Anglican missionary at Fort Vermillion and Dunvegan in the Peace River district of Northern Alberta, 1876-1891. Tight and square. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper. Foxing to fore-edge, less-so on bottom edge. Moderate wear to publisher's fire engine red cloth lettered in black. No dust jacket. A sound copy. Wallace p.80, Peel [2e] 3135, Wetherell 9-26. . Good. 1929. First Edition.

$595.00

Jesus of Nazareth - His Life, Times and Teaching
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Jesus of Nazareth - His Life, Times and Teaching

By Klausner, Joseph; Danby, Herbert [Translator]

New York: The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited. Hardcover. 434 pages. General Index. Index of Biblical and Rabbinical Passages. Reprint of the 1925 first English edition. Text in English. "Klausner [1874-1958] was a committed Zionist who had a high and well-earned reputation as a writer, historian and thought leader. This is the first time such a work has been attempted in Hebrew with neither satiric nor apologetic bias." - Translator's Preface. A heavily-worn former library copy with usual markings. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy of this fascinating study. . Fair. 1959. Reprint.

$295.00

"The Greater Life With God" and "Life's Other Side"
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"The Greater Life With God" and "Life's Other Side"

By Ellis, Thomas James

Chesterville, Ontario: Self-Published. Paperback. 34 + 65 pages. Illustrated covers. 19 x 14 cm. Author was born in 1883 in Dundas County, Ontario and raised on a farm in Grenville County, Ontario. He grew to become a poet and evangelist with a strong interest in harness racing. Above-average wear and soiling with moisture staining to top edge of all pages. Considerable writing upon first blank leaf. A rough but worthy reading copy of this interesting and uncommon early Ontario life story. . Fair. 1930. First Edition.

$295.00

The Hutterian People
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The Hutterian People

By Stephenson, Peter H.

USA: University Press of America. Hardcover. 0819179868 272 pages. Bibliography. Index. "The Hutterian Brethren are the most successful example of communal society historically known. Although their numbers have fluctuated widely mainly due to persecution and migration over the past 465 years, with the exception of several brief lapses into collective apostasy, they have sustained a communal existence throught that period." - Prologue. Former library copy with relatively few markings and very light wear to maroon boards lettered in gilt. Binding tight. No dust jacket, apparently as issued. A quality copy. . Good. 1991. First Edition.

$49.95

Terror in the Name of God
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Terror in the Name of God

By HOLT, Simma.

Canada: McClelland & Stewart.. Hardcover. B000BKF7F2 Signed and inscribed upon title page by author to the mother of a photographer who took several of the photos in this book. 312 pages. Bibliography, index, and many pages of dramatic black and white photographic plates. Map endpapers. "Shocking, tragic, unbelievable, is this account of the strange sect and its fanatic leaders who have defied the laws of Canada for over fifty years. A story of fanatical terrorism let loose in the name of religious freedom; of a Mafia-like organization growing more sophisticated in its criminal activities with each passing year." - dust jacket. Yellowed tape repairs and stains to dust jacket which shows above-average wear. Prior owner's details upon front free endpaper. Named penned upon fore-edge. Moderate wear to book. Binding intact. A sound copy of this fascinating history. CUDDY & SCOTT p.44, SPADONI & DONNELLY 1728, ARTIBISE 2907. . Good. 1964. First Edition.

$149.95

Inglenook Cookbook
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Inglenook Cookbook

By CRIST, Genevieve; WEIGLE, Elizabeth, Editors

New York: Harper & Brothers.. Hardcover. B000NVPVAU 322 pages. Index. Occasional black and white illustrations. This 1948 copy is a reprint of the 1942 first edition. "A guide for all home food problems and for church cookery, a directory into hospitality secrets for church-centered homes, an easy teacher for beginning home-makers. It is the product of the best cooking of generations of Christian housewives who, even from that time in early American history when housewives tended their cooking from the treasured inglenook by the fireplace, have never failed to keep creative cookery in its esteemed place at the heart of the home." - Introduction. Average wear and soiling for a used cookbook. Occasional markings. Binding intact. A worthy copy of this charming vintage work. . Fair. 1948. Reprint.

$99.95

The Jewish question,
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The Jewish question,

By Gaebelein, Arno Clemens

New York: Publication Office "Our Hope". Hardcover. B00085KF48 137, 3 [ads] pages. "The knowledge of Israel's place and position in God's revealed plan is of incalculable importance. If it were possible to straighten out the confusion existing about us [on this topic] in the professing church, the proper starting point would be, no doubt, to teach God's purposes concerning Israel." - page 1. Author was a fundamentalist Christian scholar. No dust jacket, apparently as issued. Former college library copy with relatively few related markings. Average wear to forest publisher's green cloth lettered in gilt. Binding intact. A sound copy of this interesting study, particularly in view of subsequent history. . Good. 1912. First Edition.

$295.00

Ten Minutes to Spare: Or, Short Tales For a Bible Class
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Ten Minutes to Spare: Or, Short Tales For a Bible Class

By Wood, Frances Hariott

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Hardcover. 160, 8 [ads] pages. Black and white illustrations. Undated - circa 1894. No mention of any prior printings. Unmarked. Narrow opening in binding at half-title otherwise binding tender but intact. Charming illustration of two girls by quiet pool upon front board. Above-average wear to publisher's red cloth. A worthy copy of this adorable item. . Fair. 1894. First Edition.

$99.95

No Beauty in the Beast: Israel Without Her Mascara
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No Beauty in the Beast: Israel Without Her Mascara

By Glenn, Mark; Piper, Michael Collins [Introduction]

USA: BR / JTB. Paperback. 0974230316 303 pages. "The ascendancy of the same supremacist agenda that was opposed by Christ is the linchpin in understanding the cryptic description of the Beast of the book of the Apocalypse. And, just as was predicted by seers thousands of years ago, the future of humanity hangs in the balance." - back cover. Please note: Considerable ink underlining and marginalia throughout. Major lean to spine. A worthy reading copy. . Fair. 2007. Reprint.

$69.95

What is Truth? - Homosexuality and the Christian Church
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What is Truth? - Homosexuality and the Christian Church

By Leitch, Ronald P.

Canada: Self-Published (Van Coillie, Dries). Paperback. 46 stapled pages in yellow card covers. Footnotes. "This paper is essentially about the Anglican Church of Canada and the ineptness of its leadership in dealing with the subject of homosexuality." - page 1. Average wear. Considerable pencil underlining and marginalia. A sound reference copy. . Fair. 2003. First Edition.

$69.95

Divine Service Book for the Armed Forces
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Divine Service Book for the Armed Forces

By Churches, Canadian Council of

Canada: Ryerson Press. Hardcover. B000KZ36JC xiv, 208 pages. Index of first lines of hymns. No indication of any earlier printings. Offers a broad selection of prayers, hymns, Psalms, etc. for use in military situations. Ink stamp of the H.M.C.S. Crescent upon front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with average wear to publisher's navy blue cloth. Binding intact. A sound vintage copy. . Good. 1950. First Edition.

$79.95

The Real Holocaust: The Attack on Unborn Children and Life Itself
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The Real Holocaust: The Attack on Unborn Children and Life Itself

By Ross, Malcolm

Canada: Stronghold Publishing. Paperback. 0920033016 52 pages. "The insistence that all women have the right to abortion on demand did not evolve from our Christian heritage and love of freedom, nor from the legitimate struggle for Women's Rights; but was thrust upon our society by a powerful anti-God force which hates and fears our race, our civilzation, and most of all, the religion of Christ." - back cover. Considerable ink underlining and marginalia. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. Binding intact. A worthy reading copy. . Fair. 1983. First Edition.

$295.00

The Lord's Prayer and the Hail Mary : Points for Meditation
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The Lord's Prayer and the Hail Mary : Points for Meditation

By Beissel, Stephen

St. Louis, MO: B. Herder. Hardcover. B000KILQ1O vi, 227 pages. "Each meditation comprises three points with clearly defined sub-divisions and is calculated to occupy a quarter of an hour. Priests who have used these points for their private meditations will find it easy to develop from them short addresses or sermons." - Preface. Unmarked with moderate wear to publisher's navy blue cloth which remains attractively adorned with gilt lettering. Binding sound. Front free endpaper removed. A quality copy. . Good. 1908. First Edition.

$99.95

Little Foxes And How To Catch Them
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Little Foxes And How To Catch Them

By Everard, Rev. George

London: James Nisbet & Co., London. Hardcover. 109, [1], 2 [ads] pages. Undated - circa 1909. Dark green cloth-covered boards decorated with black and gilt. Name erased atop handwritten date (1909) on front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this cute diminutive work. . Good. 1909. Eighth Thousand.

$99.95

A HISTORY OF THE SISTERS OF SAINT ANNE, Volume One 1850-1900
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A HISTORY OF THE SISTERS OF SAINT ANNE, Volume One 1850-1900

By Pathmos,, Sister Marie Jean de; Sister Marie Anne Eva, trans.

USA: Vantage Press. Hardcover. B07F86YHGL 364 pages, including 32 pages of glossy black and white plates. "A scholarly, richly detailed history of the Sisters of Saint Anne, tracing the growth of the Order from its founding in 1850 up to the year 1900. A story of tremendous courage in the face of countless difficulties and few resources - a story of great and triumphant faith." - dust jacket. Binding intact. Moderate toning to contents. Beige discoloration to fixed endapers where previous dust jacket cover was affixed. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. . Good. 1961. First English Edition.

$149.95

Jewish Mysticism: An Annotated Bibliography on the Kabbalah in English (Garland Reference Library of Social Science)
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Jewish Mysticism: An Annotated Bibliography on the Kabbalah in English (Garland Reference Library of Social Science)

By Spector, Shelia A.

New York: Scholarly Title. Hardcover. 082409042X xxvi, 399 pages. Three indexes. "With the exception of folktales, this bibliography contains only non-fictional primary and secondary sources. Folktales, especially those of the Hasidim, are included, of course, because they are considered by believers to be true, and because, in many cases, they constitute the best primary sources available." - Introduction. Few library markings. Moderate wear to publisher's blue cloth. Binding tight. A sound copy. . Good. 1984. First Edition.

$250.00

The Jaina path of purification
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The Jaina path of purification

By Jaini, Padmanabh S

USA: University of California Press. Hardcover. 0520034597 xv, 374 pages. Bibliography, glossary and index. Black and white reproductions of photos. "Provides the first comprehensive introduction in the English language to the Jaina experience." - dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Above-average wear to dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. . Very Good. 1979. First Edition.

$79.95

Saving China: Canadian Missionaries In The Middle Kingdom 1888-1959
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Saving China: Canadian Missionaries In The Middle Kingdom 1888-1959

By AUSTIN, Alvyn J.

University of Toronto Press. Hardcover. 0802056873 xviii, 395 pages. Footnotes. Index. Black and white reproductions of photos. "In 1888, when the first large party of Canadian missionaries left Toronto for China, a thousand well-wishers escorted them to the train station in a torch-lit, hymn-singing parade. Seventy years later, the last Canadian missionary slipped out of 'Red China' almost unnoticed. An illuminating history of this movement which helped to pave the way for the Chinese revolution of 1949. Reveals much about Canadian religious and cultural imperialism in China, and about the change in church direction from simple evangelistic zeal to active participation in Third World modernization." - dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy of this fascinating and informative history. . Good. 1986.

$79.95

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