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Astrology Key to Self Understanding

by Luxton, Leonora K.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1978
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition, as stated
ISBN
9780875423319
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$10.00

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St. Paul, Minnesota: Llewellyn Publications, 1978. First edition, as stated. Vintage paperback. Good/No jacket. 262 pages, plus charts, illustrated with black and white diagrams. Lectures received by the author on the spiritual and philosophical truths of astrology. Illustrated blue wraps wtih orange and blue titles on front cover and spine. Spine faded, some edge wear, cover a bit… Read more
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$10.00
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The Grief Recovery Book

by James, John W. and Frank Cherry

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Scraps of American History
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition, as stated
ISBN
9780060159399
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: Harper & Row, 1988. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 175 pages. Written by the founders of the Grief Recovery Institute, outlining a program for working through losses. Tan cloth spine over turquoise green boards, blue metallic titles on spine. Very light wear to cover, minor bumping of spine ends and corners, interior pages bright… Read more
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Comrades in Service

by Burton, Margaret Ernestine

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Scraps of American History
Published
1915
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$24.00

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New York: Missionary Education Movement of the United Stated and Canada, 1915. First edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 200 pages with advertisements, illustrated with black and white photographs. The stories of eleven missionaries from many different backgrounds including Jacob A. Riis, Chundra Lela, J. A. Burns, Kaji Yajima, Dwight L. Moody, Li Bi Cu,Thomas Crosby, Samuel Adjai Crowther,… Read more
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Official Proceedings of the Third Annual Session, Grand Council of Virginia, Order Fraternal Americans

by Mansfield, James R., State Secretary

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Scraps of American History
Published
1912
Condition
Fair
Edition
Probable First Edition
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$15.00

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Manassas, Virginia: Manassas Journal Print, 1912. Probable First Edition. Vintage paperback. Fair/No jacket. 106 pages, with three fold-out pages, including one handsome engraving, illustrated with black and white photo plates. Reports and statements presented at the annual meeting of the Grand Council of Virginia, Order Fraternal Americans, along with lists of members and past presidents. White wraps illustrated… Read more
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$15.00
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Vie de Jesus (Life of Jesus)

by Renan, Ernest

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Scraps of American History
Condition
Fair
Edition
Later printing
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$10.00

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Paris: Nelson/Calmann-Levy. Later printing. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 282 pages, in French. White cloth binding with green and purple decorations and green titles on front cover and spine, decorated end papers. Boards bent and creased, some staining and spotting, light edge wear, corners and spine ends a bit bumped, former owner's name "Vera Edwardsen" on front free end paper,… Read more
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History of the American Legion, Department of Virginia, 1919 -1924

by Not stated

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Scraps of American History
Published
1924
Condition
Fair
Edition
First edition
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$14.00

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Richmond: The William Byrd Press, Inc., 1924. First edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 192 pages with advertising section and index, illustrated with black and white photo plates. Detailed information about American Legion Posts in Virginia, including Auxiliaries. Blue cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover, gilt advertisement on back cover. Spine a bit cocked, cover spotted, scrubbed and… Read more
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$14.00
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Through Sunshine and Shadow With the Twenty-Third Psalm

by Todd, Elizabeth

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Scraps of American History
Published
1911
Condition
Fair
Edition
Probable First Edition
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$15.00

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Elizabeth Todd, 1911. Probable First Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 63 pages. Thoughts on the beautiful Psalm 23. Green cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine. Heavy crease in bottom of front cover that affects the bottom of several interior pages with short tears, spotting, edge wear, corners and spine ends bumped, gift inscription "Anna Dillard… Read more
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Baltimore: T. Newton Kurtz, 1850. Sixtieth Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 675 page with index, plus a 21 page appendix titled "Formula for the Government and Discipline of the Evangelical Lutheran Church." Lyrics to 1024 hymns, dismissions and doxologies. No music. Full leather cover with black title block and gilt titles on spine. Heavy wear to cover with scratches… Read more
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$40.00
image of Family Prayers and Prayers on the Commandments, &c. In Which Is Added a Family Commentary Upon the Serman on the Mount. By the Late Henry Thornton, Esq., M. P.

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New York: Stanford and Delisser, 1858. Twenty-second edition. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 354 page. Rare book of religious commentary. Black embossed binding with gilt titles on spine, yellow end papers. Heavy wear to cover, especially at spine where cloth is split, considerable bumping of corners and spine ends, scrubbing and a little spotting, small pencil notations on end papers,… Read more
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$89.50
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"Shoe Leather" Faith

by Rosell, Garth and Merv

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Scraps of American History
Published
1960
Condition
Good +
Edition
Not stated
Item Price
$10.00

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Saint Paul, Minnesota: Bruce Publishing Company, 1960. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/good. Unpaginated, with index. 552 inspirational stories and quotations including "intimate stories of dynamic people." Red cloth binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine. Light edge wear with minor bumping of corners and spine ends, small scratch on back cover, gift inscription on front free… Read more
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$10.00
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Magic, The Book of Symbols

by Langley, Kate

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Scraps of American History
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Probable first edition
ISBN
9780811810425
Item Price
$9.00

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1994. Probable first edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 39 pages, heavily illustrated. Charming little book exploring the magic and myth of symbolism throughout time. Rich purple illustrated cover with black titles, green spine with black titles, green decorated end papers. Very minor wear, slight bumping of corners and spine ends, interior… Read more
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$9.00
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The Faith Club

by Idliby, Ranya, Suzanne Oliver and Priscilla Warner

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Scraps of American History
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780743290470
Item Price
$12.00

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New York: Free Press, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 308 pages with questions and bibliography. Three women of different faiths come together to try to understand issues of prejudice and fundamentalism. Sky blue boards with matching cloth spine cover, gilt titles on spine. Minor edge wear, a little bumping of corners and spine ends, interior pages… Read more
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The Hymnal, Revised and Enlarged

by Unknown

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Scraps of American History
Published
1889
Condition
Fair
Edition
Not stated
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1889. Not stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. 664 pages. table of contents, indexes. Lyrics to 679 songs plus doxologies. No music. Black leatherette binding with gilt titles on front cover and spine, gilt page edges, black end papers. Wear to cover with scuffing and spotting, gilt titles bright, gilt on page edges worn,… Read more
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$20.00
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A University at Prayer

by Payne, Alfred C.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780961763503
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$15.00

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Blacksburg, Virginia: Virginia Tech Foundation, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Pienkowski, Joni. 53 pages, illustrated with portrait frontispiece. A handsome collection of the prayers of the minister that presided over public prayer at Virginia Tech for more than two decades. A very nice memento for an alumnus. Blue binding with gold titles on spine.… Read more
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$15.00
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Pilgrim Aflame

by Augsburger, Myron S.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1967
Condition
Good +
Edition
Not stated
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$10.00

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Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 1967. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/good. 288 pages. A historical novel about Michael Sattler, a leader in the rise of the Anabaptist movement during the 16th century. Orange tweed cloth binding with black titles on spine. Minor shelf wear, gift inscription and former owner's address label on front free end paper, interior pages clean… Read more
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The Broken Chalice

by Augsburger, Myron S.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1971
Condition
Good
Edition
Not stated
ISBN
9780836116519
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$15.00

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Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 1971. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. Wallace, Edwin B.. 136 pages, illustrated with black and white drawings. A novelized account of a family's involement with the Anabaptist movement in Friesland during the years around 1540. Illustrated boards with white titles on front cover and spine, maps on end papers. Minor shelf wear, some spotting… Read more
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A Whisper in a Dry Land

by Eby, Omar

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Scraps of American History
Published
1968
Condition
Good +
Edition
Not stated
Item Price
$25.00

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Scottsdale, Pennsylvania: Herald Press, 1968. Not stated. Hardcover. Good +/good +. 175 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs. The touching story of a young Mennonite missionary who was killed in Somalia by a fanatical mullah. Mustard cloth binding with red titles on spine. A little discoloration of cover in spine gutter, minor spotting and age wear, very… Read more
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Motherpeace

by Noble, Vicki

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Scraps of American History
Published
1994
Condition
Good
Edition
Not stated
ISBN
9780062510853
Item Price
$11.00

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San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 1994. Not stated. Trade Paperback. Good/No jacket. 276 pages with index, illustrated with black and white drawings and color plate section. The classic feminist tarot handbook with a new foreword by the author. Illustrated blue wraps with white titles on front cover and spine. Light edge wear, interior pages a little foxed with tanning along… Read more
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L'ame Elevee A Dieu, Par Les Reflexions Et. Les Sentimens, Pour Chaque Jour Du Mois, Tome Second

by Anonymous

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Scraps of American History
Published
1792
Condition
Fair
Edition
Last Edition (Latest?)
Item Price
$25.00

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Lyon: Rusand, 1792. Last Edition (Latest?). Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. In several sections and in French. Calf covered boards with marbled end papers, gilt decorations and titles on spine. Most of spine cover shipped away, wear, staining and scratches of leather, corners heavily bumped and much edge wear, hinges weak, creases at corner of front free end paper, interior… Read more
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Conferences Ecclesiastiques du Diocese D'Angers, Sur Les Lois, Tome Premier

by de Vaugirauld, Jean

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Scraps of American History
Published
1755
Condition
Poor
Edition
New Edition
Item Price
$20.00

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Angers and Paris: Pierre-Louis Dure & H. L. Guerin & L. F. Dealtour, 1755. New Edition. Hardcover. Poor/No jacket. Two books bound together, title plus "Resultat des Conferences D'Angers, Sur Les Loix." in French. Full calf binding, probably with gilt titles on spine, red page edges. Most of spine leather chipped away, heavy wear and spotting to… Read more
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