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An Answer to John Robinson of Leyden, Now First Published from a Manuscript of A.D. 1609 (Harvard Theological Studies Series Volume IX [9])

By: A Puritan Friend; Burrage, Champlin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2006047


First edition - a paperback original. An exceptional copy. 1920 Trade Paperback. xiii, 94 pp. Printed wrappers. The first appearance in print of an early 17th century manuscript written in response to the religious teachings of John Robinson, part of whose congregation became the group we now know as the Pilgrims. Text from Bodleian MS. Jones 30 at Oxford. Robinson, John (1575/6? - 1625), Church of England clergyman and separatist theologian, was born at Sturton, Notting... View more info

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Agnes and the Little Key: or, Bereaved Parents Instructed and Comforted. By Her Father.

By: Adams, Nehemiah

Price: $30.00

Publisher: S.K. Whipple and Company: 1857

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2260294


Second edition. No jacket, a few light spots to boards, ink note on front endpaper. 1857 Hard Cover. vii, 191, [4] pp. Reverend Nehemiah Adams (February 19, 1806 – October 6, 1878) was an American clergyman and writer. He was born in Salem, Massachusetts,[1] in 1806 to Nehemiah Adams and Mehitabel Torrey Adams. He graduated from Harvard University in 1826, and from Andover Theological Seminary in 1829. That same year, he was ordained as co-pastor, with Abiel Holmes, of... View more info

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Falling in Love with Joseph Smith: My Search for the Real Prophet

By: Barnes, Jane

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tarcher/Penguin: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201807


First edition. Fine.Light black smudge to jacket front, sticker to jacket rear. 2012 Hard Cover. 294 pp. When award-winning documentary film writer Jane Barnes was working on the PBS Frontline/American Experience special series The Mormons, she was surprised to find herself passionately drawn to Joseph Smith. The product of an Episcopalian, “WASPy” family, she couldn’t remember ever having met a Mormon before her work on the series—much less having dallied with ... View more info

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Life of D.L. Miller

By: Bates, Bess Royer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Brethren Publishing House: 1924

Seller ID: 1642340


Lacks jacket. Lightly rubbed, pages lightly toned. 1924 Hard Cover. 340 pp. The life and times of D.L. Miller, a prominent member of the Church of the Brethren. View more info

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The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust

By: Beer, Edith Hahn; Dworkin, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rob Weisbach Books / William Morrow and Company, Inc.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200403


First edition. Remainder mark, general wear to page edges, faint smell of smoke.Jacket edges rubbed. 1999 Hard Cover. 305 pp. Edith Hahn was an outspoken young woman in Vienna when the Gestapo forced her into a ghetto and then into a slave labor camp. When she returned home months later, she knew she would become a hunted woman and went underground. With the help of a Christian friend, she emerged in Munich as Grete Denner. There she met Werner Vetter, a Nazi Party membe... View more info

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Luther in Light of Recent Research

By: Bohmer, Heinrich

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Christian Herald: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2100418


First edition. Spine faded, lightly foxed. 1916 Hard Cover. A guide to the religious teachings of Luther, the theological climate of his time, and a biography of his personal life and habits. Numerous captioned illustrations follow text. View more info

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The King's Daughters' Year Book

By: Bottome, Margaret

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henry Altemus Company: 1906

Seller ID: 2263115


No jacket, lettering on boards and spine lightly rubbed, front and rear hinges starting, religious ribbon laid in, pencil name and date on front endpaper. 1906 Hard Cover. vi, 290 pp. Bottome, Margaret McDonald (1827–1906): American author and religious organizer. Born Mary McDonald on December 29, 1827, in New York, New York; died on November 14, 1906, in New York, New York; married Rev. Frank Bottome, in 1850. In 1886, Margaret Bottome and nine other women formed a C... View more info

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The Long Dirt Road: A Short Story with a Long Reach

By: Braman, Clifford L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Clifford L. Braman: 2014

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2265326


Signed by author with inscription, To Laurie, from Clifford L. Braman. Top corner lightly bumped. 2014 Trade Paperback. iii, 134 pp. Over fifty years ago, Clifford L. Braman was a student at a private Christian high school in central Florida—a place that should have nurtured, strengthened, and prepared him for the world. It did, but not in a positive way; sadly, its administrators and teachers introduced him to the hardships of life through their own harshness and dece... View more info

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When Iron Gates Yield

By: Bull, Geoffrey T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Moody Press: 1955

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2195264


First paperback printing. Cover and pages heavily toned, two creases on spine, edges rubbed. 1955 Trade Paperback. 254 pp. The dauntless story of the British Missionary in Tibet, captive in Chinese Communist hands for three years. View more info

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Saint Thomas Aquinas (Image Classics)

By: Chesterton, G.K.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Image: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2266444


A very nice copy. 2014 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvii, 182 pp. G.K. Chesterton's brilliant sketch of the life and thought of Thomas Aquinas is as relevant today as when it was published in 1933. Then it earned the praise of such distinguished writers as Etienne Gilson, Jacques Martain, and Anton Pegis as the best book ever written on the great thirteenth-century Dominican. Today Chesterton's classic stands poised to reveal Thomas to a... View more info

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Ten Catholics: Lives to Remember (A Nazareth Book)

By: Christopher, Kenneth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Winston Press, Inc.: 1983

Seller ID: 2270205


Sticker ghosting on front wrapper, rear wrapper lightly creased, light stain on page ridge. 1983 Mass Market Paperback. 90 pp. The lives of ten Catholics: Charles Carroll, Joseph Machebeuf, John Hughes, Rose Hawthorne Lathrop, Terence Powderly, Al Smith, Knute Rockne, Dorothy Day, Thomas Merton, Mary Lou Williams. View more info

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The Life of Dr. Martin Luther: In Picture and Verse

By: Darmstaetter, J.A.; Trabert, G.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pilger Bookstore: 1890

Seller ID: 2265939


Hinges taped, pages toned. 1890 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. A jubilee offering in commemoration of the 350th anniversary of Luther's smaller catechism. This exquisite book contains twenty-four pictures, representing the main features of Luther's life, accompanied by an equal number of explanations in verse. View more info

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Selections from the Diary and Correspondence of Joseph S. Elkinton, 1830-1905

By: Elkinton, Joseph S.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Press of The Leeds & Biddle Co.: 1913

Seller ID: 2198360


Page ridge faintly foxed. 1913 Hard Cover. xiv, 512 pp. 8vo. Joseph Elkinton was born in Salem, New Jersey, in 1794 and settled in Philadelphia where he established a soap manufacturing business which eventually became the Philadelphia Quartz Company. He was involved with the Seneca Indians at the Quaker school at Tunesassa (Quaker Bridge), New York, where his oldest son, Joseph Scotton Elkinton, was born in 1830. The latter was a Quaker minister and involved with the re... View more info

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Unorthodox: The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic Roots

By: Feldman, Deborah

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201247


Very light shelf wear. 2012 Trade Paperback. 254 pp. As a member of the strictly religious Satmar sect of Hasidic Judaism, Deborah Feldman grew up under a code of relentlessly enforced customs governing everything from what she could wear and to whom she could speak to what she was allowed to read. It was stolen moments spent with the empowered literary characters of Jane Austen and Louisa May Alcott that helped her to imagine an alternative way of life. Trapped as a tee... View more info

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St. Paul: Apostle and Martyr

By: Giordani, Igino; Cushing, Richard Cardinal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Paul Editions: 1961

Seller ID: 2268438


One-and-a-half inch tear previously taped along top edge of jacket front, jacket edges rubbed, jacket lightly toned. Newspaper clippings taped to front endpapers. 1961 Hard Cover. 277 pp. CONTENTS: The Persecutor Becomes an Apostle; The First Voyage, A.D. 45-49; The Second Voyage, A.D. 51-53; The Third Voyage, A.D. 54-58; The Church and the Mystical Body; Rome and Jerusalem, A.D. 57-58; Paul in Chains at Rome; Paul in Rome, A.D. 61-63; Paul and Seneca; The Martyrdom of P... View more info

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Just As I Am: The Autobiography of Billy Graham

By: Graham, Billy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2264339


First edition. Owner stamp on front endpaper. 1997 Hard Cover. In this account of his life, Billy Graham shares how he came from ordinary beginnings to have an extraordinary life of prestige and influence - all derived from his unshakable belief in Christ. View more info

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An Archbishop for the People: The Life of Edward J. Hanna

By: Gribble, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paulist Press: 2006

Seller ID: 2202121


Rear wrapper lightly creased, sticker to rear wrapper. 2006 Trade Paperback. x, 416 pp. The definitive biography of San Francisco's celebrated archbishop, Edward J. Hanna, who was Archbishop of the Bay from 1912-1935, replete with photos, bibliography, index and endnotes.Keywords: RICHARD GRIBBLE ARCHBISHOP FOR PEOPLE LIFE OF EDWARD J HANNA BIOGRAPHY RELIGION RELIGIOUS CHRISTIAN CHRISTIANITY CATHOLIC CATHOLICISM THEOLOGY SAN FRANCISCO HISTORY ROCHESTER NEW YORK UNITED ST... View more info

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Turtle Feet: The Making and Unmaking of a Buddhist Monk - A Memoir

By: Grozni, Nikolai

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1529571


First edition. Includes original jacket. Remainder mark on page base.Near Fine. 2008 Hard Cover. 326 pp. 8vo. Nikolai Grozni was a music prodigy, a jazz pianist training at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston, when suddenly he decided to transform his life. He moved to India to become a Buddhist monk — shaving his head, learning Tibetan, and donning long traditional robes. In the Himalayas — living in a hut a stone’s throw from the Dalai Lama’s com... View more info

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My Life and Times

By: Hamlin, Cyrus

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Congregational Sunday-School and Publishing Society: 1893

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2155377


Second edition. Hinges weak. 1893 Hard Cover. 538 pp. 8vo. A religious biography by the American Congregational missionary whose great uncle was Hannibal Hamlin. He established Robert College in Istanbul, served as a professor at Bangor Theological Seminary, and was president of Middlebury College for five years. View more info

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Markings

By: Hammarskjold, Dag; Sjoberg, Leif; Auden, W.H.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1966

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2263969


1966 Hard Cover. xxvii, [3], 216, [8] pp. Finely rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in full red morocco with gilt titles, rules, and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. The collector who had these rebound included his/her monogram on the front corner: O.C.S. This edition reset and printed from new plates two years after the first American edition. Typography by George Salter. This is a remarkable record of the spiritual life of a man whose public image was univ... View more info

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Markings

By: Hammarskjold, Dag; Sjoberg, Leif; Auden, W.H.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1964

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 2268730


Eighth printing. Front jacket flap price-clipped. Bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, ink note on front endpaper. 1964 Hard Cover. xxiii, 222 pp. Dag Hammarskjold left behind the manuscript of this book to be published after his death. It is a remarkable record of the spiritual life of a man whose public image was universally known and admired -- a record that reveals the extent of his commitment to the Way of the Cross. Hammarskjold himself described the manuscript ... View more info

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Lyman Beecher

By: Hayward, Edward F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Pilgrim Press: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2208442


First edition. No jacket, white stain along spine-base, ink stamp on front and rear paste-down endpapers. 1904 Hard Cover. 114 pp. Biography of the influential Presbyterian minister and father of Harriet Beecher Stowe.KEYWORDS: LYMAN BEECHER EDWARD HAYWARD RELIGION RELIGIOUS BIOGRAPHY HARRIET BEECHER STOWE CHRISTIAN CHRISTIANITY View more info

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Jungle Pilot: The Life and Witness of Nate Saint - The Inventive Genius of Operation Auca

By: Hitt, Russell T.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1959

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2267109


Fifth printing. Light stain along jacket base, half-inch chip along top edge of jacket near spine, jacket flaps faintly foxed. Light stain along base of front board, label on front paste-down endpaper hidden by front jacket flap, top page ridge faintly foxed. 1959 Hard Cover. 303 pp. Nathanael Nate Saint (August 30, 1923 – January 8, 1956) was an evangelical Christian missionary pilot to Ecuador who, accompanied by four others, was killed while attempting to evangelize... View more info

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Emanuel B. Hoff: Bible Teacher

By: Hoff, Ernest G.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Brethren Publishing House: 1943

Seller ID: 1538276


Includes original jacket. Jacket edge wear with some loss, pages & jacket toned, page ridges foxed.Good. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 144 pp. In writing this book Ernest G. Hoff has fulfilled the desire which has been felt by many students and friends of Emanuel B. Hoff, Bible teacher. This interest is shared by a wider group who appreciate the central importance of the Bible and its study in the promotion of the Christian faith. View more info

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Shaker Days Remembered

By: Hulings, Martha A.; Lee, Elizabeth A.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Shaker Heritage Society: 1983

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2202648


Signed and dated by author. Wrappers and top page ridge faintly foxed. 1983 Trade Paperback. vi, 118 pp. Illustrations by Elizabeth A. Lee. A look into the Shaker community through the eyes of Marth A. Hulings. View more info

Observations of God's Timing in the Kentucky Mountains

By: Huston, Ruth

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Rowan Printing Co.: 1962

Seller ID: 1508231


Jacket rubbed & chipped, pages toned, ink name on front flyleaf.Good. 1962 Hard Cover. 202 pp. Miss Ruth Huston was born and brought up in Coatesville, Pennsylvania by Christian parents whose interest in the welfare of the people of the community and in Christian missions had an effect on her early life. Some years after graduating from The Masters School, at Dobbs Ferry, NY she found her life work in serving the Lord in the Kentucky mountains. Her Scottish ancestry, lov... View more info

Image for The Prince of the House of David; or, Three Years in the Holy City. Being a Series of the Letters of Adina, a Jewess of Alexandria, Sojourning in Jerusalem in the Days of Herod Addressed to Her Father, a Wealthy Jew in Egypt. And Relating, as by an Eye-Witness, All the Scenes and Wonderful Incidents in the Life of Jesus of Nazareth, from His Baptism in Jordan to His Crucifixion on Calvary.

The Prince of the House of David; or, Three Years in the Holy City. Being a Series of the Letters of Adina, a Jewess of Alexandria, Sojourning in Jerusalem in the Days of Herod Addressed to Her Father, a Wealthy Jew in Egypt. And Relating, as by an Eye-Witness, All the Scenes and Wonderful Incidents in the Life of Jesus of Nazareth, from His Baptism in Jordan to His Crucifixion on Calvary.

By: Ingraham, J.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pudney & Russell: 1856

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2266159


Revised edition. Corners rubbed, ink name on front and rear paste-down endpapers and second page, pages lightly foxed. 1856 Hard Cover. xix, 454 pp. My Dear Father: My first duty, as it is my highest pleasure, is to comply with your command to write you as soon as I should arrive at Jerusalem, and this letter, while it conveys intelligence of my arrival, will confirm to you my filial obedience.My journey hither occupied many days. When we traveled in sight of the sea, wh... View more info

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The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible

By: Jacobs, A.J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2269453


First edition. Top edge of jacket rear lightly bumped. 2007 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 388 pp. Raised in a secular family but increasingly interested in the relevance of faith in our modern world, A.J. Jacobs decides to dive in headfirst and attempt to obey the Bible as literally as possible for one full year. He vows to follow the Ten Commandments. To be fruitful and multiply. To love his neighbor. But also to obey the hundreds of less pub... View more info

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Bloody Falls of the Coppermine: Madness, Murder, and the Collision of Cultures in the Arctic, 1913

By: Jenkins, McKay

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Random House: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265791


First edition. 2005 Hard Cover. xvi, 278 pp. In the winter of 1913, high in the Canadian Arctic, two Catholic priests set out on a dangerous mission to do what no white men had ever attempted: reach a group of utterly isolated Eskimos and convert them. Farther and farther north the priests trudged, through a frigid and bleak country known as the Barren Lands, until they reached the place where the Coppermine River dumps into the Arctic Ocean. Their fate, and the fate of... View more info

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His Letters and Memories of His Life

By: Kingsley, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1877

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2206147


First American edition. No jacket, light smudge to front board, pages faintly toned. 1877 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 502 pp. Edited by his wife. Charles Kingsley (12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875) was a broad church priest of the Church of England, a university professor, social reformer, historian and novelist. He is particularly associated with Christian socialism, the working men's college, and forming labour cooperatives that failed ... View more info