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1 (Churchill, Winston). Whyte, Robert B. WINSTON CHURCHILL'S TEXT
no place: no publisher, no date. First edition. Near fine in stapled self-wrappers. 
This is the printed version of a sermon preached Universal Bible Sunday, December 8, 1940 at Old Stone Church, Cleveland, Ohio. The text of the sermon refers to a speech Churchill delivered in 1911 about the coming threat from Germany. 12 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 (Damien, Father). Compton, Piers FATHER DAMIEN
London: Alexander Ousley Limited, (1935). B0006AM91W Reprint. Hardcover. Mild spine slant, light wear, faint foxing to endsheets, dust soiling to upper page edges, mild soiling to fore-edge, thus very good, in blue binding with gilt spine stamping; no dust jacket. Frontispiece portrait of Damien. 204 pages. 
Biography of the Belgian Roman Catholic missionary revered for his work among the lepers on the island of Molokai, Hawaii. With Foreword by Archbishop Goodier. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 (De Veuster, Father Damien). Stewart, Richard LEPER PRIEST OF MOLOKA'I: The Father Damien Story
Honolulu: A Latitude 20 Book/University of Hawai'i Press, (2000). 0824822323 / 9780824822323 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. 
"Traces the life of Father Damien from his boyhood in rural Belgium to his death at the leper settlement after sixteen years of remarkable accomplishments...presents and analyzes much new information about Damien and his years in Hawai'i." 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 (Hemingway, Ernest). Isabelle, Julanne HEMINGWAY'S RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE
New York: Chip's Bookshop, Booksellers & Publishers, [undated]. 0912378026 / 9780912378022 Reprint. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in tan cloth with gilt spine stamping; no dust jacket, as issued. 114 pages, including notes, bibliography. 
Chapter headings include: Hemingway's Protestant Tradition; Hemingway's Catholic Tradition; Hemingway's General Religious View; Hemingway, The Man, and His Relation to Death, et alia. Originally issued by Vantage Press in 1964. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 (Merton, Thomas). Dell'Isola, Frank THOMAS MERTON: A Bibliography
[Kent, Ohio]: The Kent State University Press, (1975). 0873381564 / 9780873381567 First edition thus. Hardcover. Very nearly fine in burgundy cloth; issued without dust jacket. 220 pages, indexes of books, articles, poetry, foreign publications, translators, juvenilia, and names. 
A revised and updated edition of Dell'Isola's bibliography of Merton writings, which was originally published in 1956. The volume lists the works of the Catholic monk and spiritualist, best known for SEVEN STOREY MOUNTAINS, his spiritual autobiography. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 (Sidney, Sir Philip and Mary Sidney Herbert). Edited with an introduction by J.C.A. Rathmell THE PSALMS OF SIR PHILIP SIDNEY AND THE COUNTESS OF PEMBROKE
(New York, NY): New York University Press, 1963. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine in gilt-decorated and titles black cloth; no dust jacket. Octavo. 362 pages; appendix and bibliography. 
150 verse-translations of the Psalms begun by Sir Philip Sidney and completed after his death by his sister Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke. A volume in the Stuart Editions series. Scarce! 
Price: 100.00 USD
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7 (Stebbins, Horatio). Murdock, Charles A. HORATIO STEBBINS: His Ministry and Personality
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine end lightly bumped, else a bright near fine copy in blue cloth titled in gilt; in dust jacket with several short tears to the rear panel, tiny chipping to the spine ends, and a small piece missing from the lower center of the spine, 
The subject of this memoir was for fifty years a minister of which over thirty-five years was spent in California as a leader of the Unitarian Church in San Francisco. Frontispiece portrait. 269 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 (Stebbins, Horatio). Murdock, Charles A. HORATIO STEBBINS: His Ministry and Personality
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine end lightly bumped, else a bright near fine copy in blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine and front panel; in a lightly soiled dust jacket that is missing several small chips at the shelfedges and a thin narrow strip at the lower rear panel. 
In 1864, when Starr King died, Mr. Stebbins was called to the Church in San Francisco, at that time the only Unitarian Church on the Pacific coast; he would spend over thirty-five years in the ministry in California. Frontispiece portrait. 
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9 (Stebbins, Horatio). Murdock, Charles A. HORATIO STEBBINS: His Ministry and Personality
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Upper spine end lightly bumped, else a bright near fine copy in blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine and front panel; in a lightly uniformly soiled dust jacket that is missing small thin chips from the lower front panel and is lightly shelfworn. 
For over thirty-five years Dr. Stebbins as a Unitarian minister was influential in all kinds of good works in San Francisco, California. Frontispiece portrait. 269 pages. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 (Troeltsch, Ernst). Rubanowice, Robert J. CRISIS IN CONSCIOUSNESS: The Thought of Ernst Troeltsch
Tallahassee: University Presses of Florida, (1981). 0813007216 / 9780813007212 First edition, first printing. Foreword by James Luther Adams. Hardcover. Faint foxing to page edges, else fine in black cloth with silver lettering to the spine and parchment-style endpapers; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. Jacket illustration by Bill Rollo. 177 pages, notes, selected bibliography, and an index. 
A study of Troeltsch's writings on theology, history, sociology, ethics, and philosophy, which focuses on his belief that values were eroding in the 20th century. "The first major survey of his thought to appear in English"--Max Stackhouse. 
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New York: William Morrow and Co., (1951). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a very good plus dust jacket with a half inch wrinkled snag in the spine, (not obvious at a first glance). 
Bright red cloth binding with gold spine lettering. Map endpapers. Illustrated with 24 half-tone plates and 12 line cuts. 328 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Antonelli, F., general realtor The Posito of the Historical Section of the Sacred Congregation of Rites on the Introduction of the Cause for the Beatification and Canonization and on the Virtues of the Servant of God: KATHARINE TEKAKWITHA, The Lily of the Mohawks
New York: Fordham University Press, (1940). First edition, first printing. Frontispiece, hand-lettered title-page, full-page woodcuts, tailpieces and page borders by LeRoy H. Appleton. Hardcover. A hint of wear at the extremities, gift inscription to half-title, thus near fine, in terra-cotta cloth with gilt lettering, rules and devices; fore-edge untrimmed, map-decorated endsheets, maroon border decorations, tailpieces; no dust jacket. Quarto. 
"Being the Original Documents first published at the Vatican Polyglot Press now done into English and presented for the Edification of the Faithful." Story of the first North American Indian to be canonized by the Catholic Church. 468 pages, colophon. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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13 Biardeau, Madeleine STORIES ABOUT POSTS: Vedic Variations Around The Hindu Goddess
Chicago & London, The University of Chicago Press, (2004). 0226045951 / 9780226045955 First edition In English, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Quarto. 358 pages; maps, glossary, and index. 
Translated by Alf Hiltebeitel, Marie-Louise Reiniche, and James Walker, this is the premier Indologist's magnum opus. A comprehensive study from 20 years research on Sanskrit epics, Hindu Goddess, Vedic sacrifice, rural India, and Hinduism. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Binns, Leonard Elliott, M.A. MR. WELLS' INVISIBLE KING: A Criticism
London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1919. First edition. Hardcover. Endsheets tanned with traces of early owner signature on front flyleaf, very minor spotting at bottom of spine, overall a very good plus copy in red cloth. Small bookseller's label at rear pastedown. 
Octavo. A spirited attack on Well's qualifications as religious leader and teacher, via his book, GOD THE INVISIBLE KING. 111pp., appendix, ads. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Block, Paul and Vaughan, Robert ARMOR OF GOD
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2009). 0765313391 / 9780765313393 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Sequel to THE MASADA SCROLL. "An exhilarating blend of relentless adventure, scholarly intrigue, and cutting wit."--The Mississippi Press. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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16 Bortin, V.G. IMAGE OF A MAN: A Novel of the Shroud of Turin
New York: Delacorte Press, (1983). 0385292643 / 9780385292641 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, in gilt-lettered black cloth over black boards; in a mildly age-toned, otherwise fine dust jacket. 
By the husband and wife writing team--Virginia and George Bortin--whose background in journalism and interest in historical research with particular focus on the Shroud of Turin, led to the writing of this novel. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Collins, Paul THE MODERN INQUISITION: Seven Prominent Catholics and Their Struggles with the Vatican
Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, (2002). 158567270X / 9781585672707 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 260 pages; glossary; and bibliography. 
Seven Catholic sisters and priests tell their personal experiences from recent secret investigations by the Vatican and the Congregation for the Doctrine of Faith. The CDF examined anonymous accusations, writings and consciences without option to appeal. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Creasey, John GOOD, GOD AND MAN: An Outline of the Philosophy of Self-ism
(London): Hodder and Stoughton, (1967). First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a near fine, price-clipped dust jacket with light wear to the extremities. 
Writings on Creasey's search for the answers to moral dilemmas. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Cross, Frank Moore; Freedman, David Noel; Sanders, James A., editors SCROLLS FROM QUMRAN CAVE I: The Great Isaiah Scroll The Order of the Community The Pesher to Habakkuk
(London): The Albright Institute of Archaelogical Research and the Shrine of the Book 1972. First edition, first printing. 163 plated pages. Hardcover. Newspaper clipping tipped to the front endpaper, else near fine in yellow linen with gilt titles to the spine; in a near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket with one inch sticker-removal scars to the inner edge of the inner flaps. Quarto. Trever, John C., photographer 
SIGNED by the author/photographer. Trever's original color and b&w photographs of 1948 have been strikingly reproduced to enhance this complete publication of THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS OF ST. MARK'S MONASTERY, Vol. 1; and Vol. 2. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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New York: Walker, (1995). First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy in a fine dust jacket. 
A Dorothy Martin mystery. SIGNED by the author. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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