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Contains 82 stanzas (per the Persian translation) and a closing paragraph by the author. Shoghi Effendi first translated this work into English in 1927 with the help of two others, and the first Russian translation is said to be written in 1933, therefore as this contains a preface by Shogi Effendi, this book was published near or after 1933 (Shoghi… Read more
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image of Traite de L'Atheisme et de la Superstition... avec des remarques historiques et philosophiques par Louis Philon....

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Full molted calf. Front hinge cracked, cords intact; loss to head & tail of spine. Lacks frontis. 368, [xx] pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Des hocherleuchteten Lehrers, Herrn Johann Arndts ... Sechs Bucher vom wahren Christenthum: welche handeln von heilsamer Busse, herzlicher Reue und Leid uber die Sunde ... nebst beygefugtem Lebenslauf des sel. Herrn Autors, ingleichen kurzen Gebeten nach jedem Capitel, Morgen- und Abendsegen auf alle Tage in der Woche, und nothigen Registern, auch mit 66 Kupfern geziert, nebst dessen Paradiesgartlein. Wahren Christenthum / Paradiesgartlein

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Scarce Allentown edition. Full pig with faded embossed details to front and back covers. 4 raised bands and morocco stamp to spine. One of two metal clasps still intact. German text throughout. General wear all around; some minor spotting to pages. 56 numbered copper etchings and 10 unnumbered (66 total). 711 pp. [xvii], 80 pp., 192 pp. [viii], 7 1/2… Read more
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image of Des hocherleuchteten, Weiland General-Superintendenten des Fustenthums Lunberg, Samtliche Bucher vom wahren Christenthum... Paradies-Gartlein voller Christlicher Tugenden. Der erste theil diefes Gebet-Buchleins halt in sich christliche tugend-gebetlein

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Fill calf with two metal clasps (lacks securing straps). Three separate volumes in this book (Wahren Christenthum; Paradies-Gärtlein; Gebet-Büchleins). [xxxiii], Wahren Christenthum: 1114 [xliv] pp.; Paradies-Gärtlein: 24 pp.; Gebet-Büchleins: 249, [xi] pp. . German language throughout. Engravings throughout. Binding worn (see image) and pages have occasional minor spotting. This 1756 version is relatively scarce. Translated title: "Of the Highly-Illuminated,… Read more
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The Hebrew Goddess (INSCRIBED by Author)

by Raphael Patai

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Published
1967
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Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$120.00

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Inscribed by author in blue ink to title page. Teal cloth over boards with gilt particulars to spine. Organized into 8 sections: The Goddess Asherah, Astarte-Anath, The Cherubim, The Shekhina, The Kabbalistic Tetrad, Matronit--The Goddess of the Kabbala, Lilith, The Sabbath--Virgin, Bride, and Queen and Goddess. Creases and closed tears to dust jacket (see image). 349 pp. 6 1/4 x… Read more
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image of La Doctrine spirituelle de M. Dazincourt, pretre de la congregation de la Mission, conferences et extraits de lettres aux Filles de la Charite.

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Scarce: OCLC locates but two copies worldwide. Nicely bound in quarter brown morocco over marbled boards. A clean copy in a supple binding. Without previous owners' names or other markings. 494 pages
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image of The Rosicrucians, Their Rites and Mysteries; with chapters on the ancient fire- and serpent-worshipers, and explanations of the mystic symbols represented in the monuments and talismans of the primeval philosophers. Illustrated by 316 engravings.

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Blue cloth with red bands and gilt decoration to front board, red decoration to back board, and gilt particulars with a Rosicrucian emblem to spine. Contents include, but are not limited to: Insufficiency of Worldly Objects; The Hermetic Philosophers; Mythic History of the Fleur-de-lis; Monuments raised to Fire-Worship in all Countries; Druidical Stones and Their Worship; Prismatic Investiture of the… Read more
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image of Vida de San Pedro Claver, de la Compania de Jesus, apostol de los negros por el P. Jose Fernandez, sacada de los procesos juridicos hechos ante el ordinario de Cartagena de Indias; refundida y acrecentada por el P. Juan Maria Sola

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Green boards, gilt, maroon and black illustration and particulars to cover and spine, red painted fore-edge. Tissue-guarded engraved frontispiece portrait of San Pedro Claver.; 621 pages.
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image of Dissertatio juridica de factis antecessorum a successore praestandis, vel non praestandis, sive, Ob, und wie weit ein nachfolger seines vorfahrern bundnussen zu erfullen, wie auch vor desselben thun und lassen oder verbrechen zu hafften, nach denen natur- gottlich- und menschlichen gesatzen, in geist- und weltlichen, staats- und burgelichen lehen- und weltlichen, staats- und burgerlichen lehen- und cent-sachen verbunden seye?

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Wraps with heavy gilt decoration to front and rear covers. Light intermittent foxing throughout text block. Otherwise a clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. [x], 57, [iii] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Virga Aaronis florens, hoc est, directio vitae sacerdotalis ex SS. Patrum, praesertim S. Caroli Borromaei documentis. Omnibus sacerdotibus, tam in saeculo quam in religione agentibus, perfectionis stimulus.

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Full ruled calf with owner's gilt emblem to boards. Lacking front pastedown, fly and ties. Early vellum repair to front gutter. Losses to spine. Owner's 18th century inscription partially lined through. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; [16],661,[11] pages.
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92 (of 100) very large (24.5 x 35 inch) hand colored plates. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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The Grounds and Principals of the Christian Religion, Explain'd in Catechetical Discourse for the instruction of Young People.

by Jean Frederic Ostervald, Humfrey Wanley, George Stanhope

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Published
1711
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Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$225.00

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Full natural calf with gilt rule and particulars to boards; 4 slightly raised bands with gilt particulars to spine; gilt dentelles. Originally written in French by Ostervald, then rendered into English by Wanley, with revisions by Stanhope. Ostervald has also written A Treatise concerning the Causes of the present Corruption of Christians, and the Remedies thereof. Previous owner's name to… Read more
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image of Wissenschaft, Theologie, Aufklarung, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer (1672-1733) und die Sintfluttheorie

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Grayish green cloth boards with debossed emblem to front board and debossed text to spine; gray dust jacket with text--spine slightly sunned (see image). German text throughout. Black and white and some color illustrations. 477 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other marking.
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$110.00
image of Allerley Gesammelte Proppasitionen. abetheilungen oder spruche  der h.  schrift. Erster Band... September 1807 (Manuscript Journal)

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121 page manuscript journal of Heinrich Diefenbach recording his sermons. Maria Anna Diefenbach's autograph to front fly. ; Oblong Duodecimo; i, 119 [2] pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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The Select Works of John Bunyan:

by John Bunyan, George Cheever

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Published
1866
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Very Good
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$365.00

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Full red morocco, triple gilt rule enclosing a floral border; beveled boards. Illustrated by one hundred engravings on wood and a series of twenty drawings in chromo-lithography, after designs by T. Stothard, R.A. 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches. lx, 775 pages
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Chassidic Rebbes From the Baal Shem Tov to Modern Times

by Tzvi Rabinowicz

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Published
1989
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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Brown cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine; pictorial dust jacket. Covers 62 different Rabbi. Includes black and white photography throughout. General wear to dust jacket edges (see image). 378 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches.
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Sefer ha-Pesah: sefer ha-mishpaḥah le-doroteha (ספר הפסח : ספר המשפחה לדורותיה)

by Nachman Ran, Gil Ran, Y M Laʼu, Ruth Sirkis (Editors) (עורכים: נחמן וגיל רן. רן, נחמן. רן, גיל. לאו, ישראל מאיר. סירקיס, רות)

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Published
1994
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Very Good
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First Edition
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$125.00

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Introduction by Chief Rabbi Israel Meir Lau. Copious color facsimile illustrations from many haggadot. Includes complete Haggadah text. Passover book for generations of families. Entirely in Hebrew text. Pictorial boards. Includes a fold-out blank family tree that can be filled in with your own relatives and ancestors, never before used. Closed tear to base of back board's spine (see… Read more
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Philosophy Volume 1

by Karl Jaspers, E. B. Ashton (Translator)

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$90.00

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Black cloth with pictorial cover in silver and blue; silver and blue particulars to spine. Top edge blued. : xxi, 335 pp.; pp.; vol. 3: xii, 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. No owners' names or other markings in book; owner's name to inside flap of jacket.
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Rebbes of Ger, Sfas Emes and Imrei Emes, The ArtScroll History Series

by (Avraham Yitzchak) A. Y. Bromberg, Uri Kaploun (Translator)

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; First Impression
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$200.00

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Black faux-leather cloth boards with gilt text to front board and spine; pictorial dust jacket. Included is a postcard of Gerer Rebbe, a member of Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah, and was known as the Imrey Emes, the leader of Polish Jewry, and a founder of Agudas Yisroel. Son of the Sfas Emes, zt'l. Paper stamp of Gerer Mesivta Bais Yisroel to… Read more
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image of The Religions of Ancient Egypt and Babylonia, The Gifford Lectures on the Ancient Egyptian and Babylonian Conecption of the Divine, Delivered in Aberdeen

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Dark brown cloth boards with debossed decoration to boards and gilt particulars to spine. Bookplate of M.C.C. Stopes to front pastedown. Organized into two parts, Egypt and Babylonia, then further into 10 sections. Some topics for Egypt include: The Sun God and the Ennead, Animal Worship, The Sacred Books, and Osiris and the Osirian Faith, as well as others. Some… Read more
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