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1 Damrosch, David THE NARRATIVE COVENANT: Transformations of Genre in the Growth of Biblical Literature
San Francisco: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1987). 0060616938 / 9780060616939 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a very lightly rubbed dust jacket. Bibliography, index. 
A study of the great historical books of the Bible, utilizing literary analysis, historical criticism, and Near Eastern literature to describe the development of the biblical narrative. To understand the Bible, Damrosch argues, one must trace its origins. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Hackett, David G. THE RUDE HAND OF INNOVATION: Religion and Social Order in Albany, New York 1652-1836
New York: Oxford University Press, 1991. First edition. Hardcover. Fine, crisp, and clean in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
This study analyzes the social and religious changes of Albany from the town's colonial origins through industrialization in the nineteenth century. This was awarded the Frank S. and Elizabeth D. Brewer prize by the American Society of Church History. 
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3 Hansen, Ron A STAY AGAINST CONFUSION: Essays on Faith and Fiction
(New York): HarperCollins Publishers, (2001). 0060196661 / 9780060196660 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine illustrated dust jacket. 
A collection of essays about how storytellers from Biblical times to today have dealt with life's meaning in their works. Essay topics include the story of Cain, stigmata, and eucharist. Hansen is the author of DESPERADOES and ATTICUS. 
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4 Kauffman, Ruth & Reginald Wright THE LATTER DAY SAINTS: A Study of the Mormons in the Light of Economic Conditions
London: Williams & Norgate, 1912. First edition, first printing. 363 pages; bibliography and index Hardcover. Nicks and small splits to the spine ends, pale uniform discoloration or age-toning to the covers, spine darkened, endsheets tanned, else a very good, tight copy in blue cloth with gilt titles and cover decoration; no dust jacket. 
An early account of Mormons presented for a British audience by the American journalists. Reginald Wright Kauffman's novel THE HOUSE OF BONDAGE, a book about prostitution, was highly praised by Emma Goldman in her essay, "The Traffic in Women." Scarce! 
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5 LaSor, William Sanford BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS, 1948-1957
Pasadena, California: Fuller Theological Seminary, The Library, Fall, 1958. First edition. Trade Paperback. A fine, fresh unopened copy in blue wraps. 
Trade paperback. Fuller Theological Seminary Bibliographical Series, Number 2, Fuller Library Bulletin, Fall, 1958, Number 31. 92 pages. 
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