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Highlights and Heartaches of Brethren Pioneers: North Dakota - Minnesota - Wisconsin

By: Shuman, Herman

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Pendleton, IN, Herman Shuman: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045774

ISBN: B000FW3G1S

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, textured ivory wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Covers show mild toning, otherwise nearly as issued. 122 pp., illus. View more info

Heavenly Powers: Unraveling the Secret History of the Kabbalah

By: Silberman, Neil Asher

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset/Putnam: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: KABB018

ISBN: 039914448X

Condition: Fine


Rust and tan paper covered boards. "P" stamped on front flyleaf, otherwise as issued. [xi],272 pp. View more info

The Book of Angelus Silesius: The 17th Century European Zen Poet Whose Verses Form a Bridge between the Mysticism of the East and the West

By: Silesius, Angelus; Frederick Franck (transl., illus.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036626

ISBN: 0394716418

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color illus. wraps, perfect-bound. Covers typically a bit toned by age, otherwise only light shelf wear, with square, uncreased binding, clean interior. [ix],148 pp., illus. View more info

Divine Magic: The World of the Supernatural

By: Singer, Andre; Singer, Lynette

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boxtree/Channel Four Television Corp.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYTH0270

ISBN: 1852834854

Condition: Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued. 192 pp., illus. in color, b&w. View more info

Roma Sacra: Ein Bilderzyklus in 152 Farbenfotografien mit Einem Geleitwort

By: Sinthern, P. Peter, S.J.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Wien, Leipzig, and Amsterdam, A. Amonesta Verlag: 1928

Seller ID: 009230

Condition: Very Good


Pale red cloth, lettered in gilt, decorated endpapers. 43 pp. + 152 full page plates (most color, some b&w) + [11] pp. captions at rear. Sunned spine panel, a bit exposed at corners, binding a bit shaken. Interior is intact. All text in German. Color frontis. portrait of Pope Pius XI. View more info

Twelve Theophanic Teachings of the Bible

By: Smith, Beau

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, AmErica House: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030808

ISBN: 1588518264

Condition: New


Stiff illus. wraps. As issued, with slight binding lean original to issue. 254 pp. View more info

The Days of His Flesh: A New American Edition [Eighth Edition, Revised]

By: Smith, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 026733

Condition: Near Fine


Gray cloth, lettered in dark blue. Light shelf wear, text block edges mildly toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. Dust jacket shows 1" closed tear with slight loss at bottom front joint, minor rubbing to corners, price clipped front flap, now in mylar. xliii,549 pp. Scarce in dust jacket, particularly in this condition. View more info

Studies in Early Mysticism in the Near and Middle East

By: Smith, Margaret

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Oxford, U.K., Oneworld Publications: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GR460

ISBN: 1851680985

Condition: Fine


White illus. stiff paper wraps. viii,276 pp. Slight shelf wear along bottom text block edge, essentially as issued. View more info

A Dictionary of Christian Antiquities, Being a Continuation of the "Dictionary of the Bible"

By: Smith, William, and Samuel Cheetham

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Hartford, CT, J. B. Burr Publishing Co.: 1880

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 025438

Condition: VG+


Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in 3/4 calf, brown cloth covered boards. Leather is modestly rubbed but reconditioned and reasonably intact, with exposure at most corners but not displaying any tears or significant abrasions. Lacking title labels on Vol. I (lettering very neatly filled in with ink), main title label partial on Vol. II (second label intact). Minimally ex-library, with institutional book plates mounted on front pastdowns of each volume, stamps on title pages and rear pastedowns, otherwise clean. xiv,1069 + x,1070-2060 pp., illus. w/ figures in text. Firm bindin... View more info

Russian Folklore

By: Sokolov, Y. M.; Catherine Ruth Smith (transl.); Felix J. Oinas (intro., bibliography)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Folklore Associates: 1971

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 041612

ISBN: B007JKH5FW

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Facsimile reprint of original 1950 edition. xxix,760 pp. Slight shelf wear, nearly as issued. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. View more info

The History of Atlantis

By: Spence, Lewis; Leslie Shepard (fwd.)

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Bell Publishing Co.:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: GR315

ISBN: 0517181614

Condition: Good-VG


Undated reprint of 1968 University Books edition. Black paper covered boards. 238 pp., 16 plates, additional illus. Contents slightly toned, else virtually as issued. Light shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

Zen, Rocks and Waters

By: Spiegelberg, Frederic; Sir Herbert Read (intro.)

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026922

Condition: VG+


Black 1/4 cloth, light gray paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. Both covers slightly tanned by age, slightly foxed along edges, with a few slight abrasions along top front edge. Light dried glue residue on front pastedown. 25 pp. + xvi full page plates at rear w/ facing-page captions. Some publication information on copyright page obscured by purple ink, clearly original to issue. Dust jacket shows scattered surface paper rubbing, 1.5" closed tear along top front edge, rubbed corners w/ slight loss, now in archival mylar. View more info

Drum and Candle: First-Hand Experiences and Accounts of Brazilian Voodoo and Spiritism

By: St. Clair, David

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Co.: 1971

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 002692

Condition: Fine


Probable BOMC. Virtually as issued, clipped front dust jacket flap. View more info

Sinai and Palestine in Connection with Their History

By: Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1871

Seller ID: GR240

Condition: Good


Brown cloth, decorated in blind, lettered in gilt on spine panel. Stated "New Edition." Modest shelf wear, cloth split and repaired along rear joint, with chipped extremities and minor loss at head of spine, cloth showing closed horizontal tear beneath spine title. Rear hinge mended. lviii,560 pp., 32 pp. publisher's catalog at rear, illus. w/ 7 lovely color maps (3 of which are fold-out) and 5 woodcut sketch-maps and -plans. Binding leaves a bit to be desired; interior is clean and intact. Former owner signature of W. Todd Martin, Nov. 1872, on upper title page. View more info

American Piety: The Nature of Religious Commitment [Patterns of Religious Commitment, Vol. I]

By: Stark, Rodney, and Charles Y. Glock

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026713

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slight shelf wear. xi,230 pp. View more info

Luther and Count Erbach; A Story of the Time of the Reformation

By: Stein, Armin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, G. W. Frederick: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SBS54

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy cloth, lettered in gilt, patterned endpapers. Slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, cloth very slightly puckered in a few spots, overall nicely preserved. 243 pp. Interior slightly toned, otherwise fully intact. Scarce historical novel based on aspects of the life of Martin Luther. View more info

Mysticism in The German Devotional Literature of Colonial Pennsylvania [Pennsylvania German Folklore Society Vol. XIV (1949)]

By: Stoeffler, F. Ernest

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Allentown, PA, Pennsylvania German Folklore Society: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016931

Condition: Near Fine


Glazed linen, illus. and lettered in red, with deckled edges. xii,195 pp., illus. w/ decorative capitals, head- and tail-pieces. Very slightly soiled covers, virtually as issued. Front endpapers slightly toned, otherwise as issued. View more info

Mysticism in The German Devotional Literature of Colonial Pennsylvania [Pennsylvania German Folklore Society Vol. XIV (1949)]

By: Stoeffler, F. Ernest

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Allentown, PA, Pennsylvania German Folklore Society: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030254

Condition: Fine


Glazed linen, illus. and lettered in red, with deckled edges. xii,195 pp., illus. w/ decorative capitals, head- and tail-pieces. Former owner's name/address inscription and date on front endsheets, otherwise essentially as issued. Front endpapers slightly toned, otherwise as issued. View more info

Continental Pietism and Early American Christianity

By: Stoeffler, F. Ernest (editor)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, William B. Eerdmans Publ. Co.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008551

ISBN: 080281641X

Condition: Good


276 pp. Reading copy only, with considerable shelf/handling wear, rubbed joints. Creased binding with clear tape repair/reinforcement. Text is complete, with scattered but significant underlining. Scarce. View more info

Bible Heroines, Being Narrative Biographies of Prominent Hebrew Women in the Patriarchal, National, and Christian Eras, Giving Views of Woman in Sacred History, as Revealed in the Light of the Present Day [Scarce Salesman's Sample/Dummy]

By: Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Fords, Howard, and Hulbert: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035690

ISBN: B008RTVXHA

Condition: Fair-Good


Olive cloth, elaborately lettered/decorated in black and gilt, bevelled edges, patterned endpapers. Considerable wear, but essentially intact. Covers somewhat soiled and with a few stray ink marks, rubbed edges showing exposure at corners, cloth somewhat wrinkled along spine panel. Hinges intact, with variant front cover in burgundy and white leather mounted on rear fixed endpaper. Some pencil/crayon doodles on blank verso of front flyleaf, blank recto of frontis., and to rear blanks and rear flyleaf. Contents unpaginated, 100+ pp., with occasional light soiling, with a total of six (6) l... View more info

Sinai und Golgotha: Heise in das Morgenland [Erste umgearbeitete Auflage]

By: Strauss, Dr. Friedrich Adolph

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Germany, Oskar Leiner: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022769

Condition: Very Good


Brown pebbled cloth, elaborately decorated in black and gilt, lettered in gilt, a lovely binding, with all text block edges in gilt, decorated endpapers. Slightly rubbed spine extremities, corners slightly curling, minor rubbing to undecorated rear cover. vi,410 pp., illus. w/ (8) engraved plates (all fully intact). Only the tab remains of the folding city plan of Jerusalem called for at rear (following index), and the folding map of the Holy Land is about 30-40% incomplete. Interior somewhat toned but otherwise intact, with scattered foxing (generally light). Presents as solid VG+ to Nea... View more info

Origin of Christian Church Art: New Facts and Principles of Research

By: Strzygowski, Josef; O. M. Dalton and H. J. Braunholtz (transl.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford, U.K., Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036075

Condition: Very Good


Tan 1/4 cloth, putty paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in black, paper title label mounted on upper front cover, deckled text block edges. xvii,268 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. "Eight lectures delivered for the Olaus-Petri Foundation at Upsala, to which is added a chapter on Christian Art in Britain." Minimally ex-library, handwritten call label on spine panel, not circulated. Rubbed with some exposure at bottom corners, otherwise mild shelf wear. Firm binding, clean interior beyond one stamp and minor glue residue on front pastedown. View more info

The Tarot Path to Self Development

By: Stuart, Micheline

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO and London, Shambhala: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYTH0244

ISBN: 0394734475

Condition: Near Fine


Illus. wraps. Covers slightly toned, with light shelf wear. [v],58 pp., illus. View more info

Hidden Truths: Magic, Alchemy, and the Occult [Religion, History, and Culture: Selections from The Encyclopedia of Religion]

By: Sullivan, Lawrence E. (editor); Mircea Eliade (editor in chief)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045303

ISBN: 0028974042

Condition: As New


Stiff burgundy and dark blue wraps, lettered in white and gold. Brand new, as issued, with note to slight age toning to interior. xii,284 pp. View more info

The Book of Dede Korkut: A Turkish Epic

By: Sumer, Faruk, Ahmet E. Uysal, and Warren S. Walker (transl., editors)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041633

ISBN: 0292715013

Condition: Near Fine


Red cloth, lettered in black. Slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities. Firm binding, clean interior. Former owner's signature on upper front flyleaf. xxiii,212 pp., folding map. Dust jacket shows 2" loss on lower spine panel, mild loss at head of spine, rubbed along joints and flap folds, two areas of loss and creasing to rear panel, now in mylar. View more info