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No Go the Bogeyman: Scaring, Lulling and Making Mock

By: Warner, Marina

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028066

ISBN: 0701165936

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, letterd in gold foil. Slightly rubbed/nicked along bottom front edge, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, small punch-hole through price at bottom corner of front flap, now in mylar. xii,435 pp., illus. Our copy has a dust jacket illus in color with gold and burgundy background fields. View more info

The Templars and the Assassins: The Militia of Heaven

By: Wasserman, James

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Rochester, VT, Inner Traditions: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047153

ISBN: 089281859X

Condition: New


Stiff color illus. wraps. New, as issued. 320 pp. 9th ptg. View more info

The Life of the Rev. John Wesley, A. M., Sometime Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford, and Founder of the Methodist Societies. . First American Official Edition, With Translations and Notes

By: Watson, Richard; John Emory (transl., notes)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, George Lane: 1841

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016551

Condition: Good


Brown cloth, decorated in blind, lettered in gilt on spine panel. Cloth faded toward top edges, with surfaces mottled and rubbed, underboards exposed at corners and along bottom edges, chipped with mild loss at spine extremities. Likely lacking front flyleaf, with engraved frontis. portrait of Wesley serving as front pastedown in a manner that would not appear to be consistent with issue; final text leaf (p. 323) similarly serving as rear pastedown. Frontis. with abrasion resulting in loss to part of fascimile signature below portrait; former owner's address label and private library inventory... View more info

The Way of Zen

By: Watts, Alan W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Vintage-Random House: 1989

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 038340

ISBN: 0679723013

Condition: VG+


Stiff color illus. wraps. Covers mildly toned toward edges, text block edges also a bit toned by age, otherwise nearly as issued. xvii,236 pp., illus. View more info

The Early Writings of Alan Watts - The British Years: 1931-1938

By: Watts, Alan; John Snelling (editor), with Mark Watts and Dennis T. Sibley

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Celestial Arts: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047936

ISBN: 0890874808

Condition: Fine


Brown leatherette, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket essentially as issued, now in mylar. vii,272,[2] pp. View more info

Dictionary of Spiritualism

By: Wedeck, Harry E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Philosophical Library: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYTH0262

ISBN: 0802220398

Condition: Near Fine


Light blue cloth, lettered in black. Light shelf wear, lightly soiled cloth. Tiny indentation along lower front fore-edge, top rear corner a bit soft. vi,376 pp. Copyright page states Bonanza Books edition, but both title page and lower spine show Philosophical Library imprint. View more info

Protestant Thought in the Nineteenth Century [Volume 1: 1799-1870 + Volume 2: 1870-1914]

By: Welch, Claude

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009736

ISBN: 0300033699

Condition: Very Good


Complete in two volumes, assembled set. Volume 1 (1972) is 6th ptg. trade softcover. Volume 2 (1985) is 1st edition hardcover, dark blue cloth, as issued, in dust jacket showing light edge/shelf wear. x,325 + xii,315 pp. Both volumes show scattered underlining and marginal bracketing in pencil. Acceptable reference copies. View more info

Pennsylvania Dutch Folk Spirituality

By: Wentz, Richard E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ephrata, PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 037371

ISBN: 0692260420

Condition: Near Fine


White cloth, lettered in black. Cloth is lightly soiled, typical of issue. xiv,314 pp. Originally published 1993, here in a new edition. View more info

Pennsylvania Dutch Folk Spirituality

By: Wentz, Richard E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ephrata, PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 044159

ISBN: 0692260420

Condition: New


White cloth, lettered in black. xiv,314 pp. Originally published 1993, here in a new edition. View more info

Pennsylvania Dutch Folk Spirituality

By: Wentz, Richard E.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ephrata, PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 2014

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 046661

ISBN: 0692260420

Condition: As New


White cloth, lettered in black. xiv,314 pp. Originally published 1993, here in a new edition. View more info

A History of the Warfare of Science with Theology in Christendom [Vol. I + II, Complete]

By: White, Andrew Dickson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Co.: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043205

Condition: Good


Complete in two (2) volumes, uniformly bound in light brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Both volumes show some soiling/spotting to cover cloth, age-darkened spine panels, mild rubbing to spine extremities. xxiii,415 + xiii,474 pp. Copyrighted 1896, these copies dated 1899 and 1900 respectively on lower main title. View more info

Shakerism: Its Meaning and Message, Embracing an Historical Account, Statement of Belief and Spiritual Experience of the Church from Its Rise to the Present Day

By: White, Anna, and Leila S. Taylor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Fred. J. Heer: 1905

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 020952

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil. Uncredited, undated facsimile reprint of the original (1905) edition. As issued. View more info

The Great Controversy: The Global War on Freedom

By: White, Ellen G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nampa, ID, Pacific Press Publishing Assoc.: 1990

Seller ID: 002605

ISBN: 0816316120

Condition: Near Fine


Slight wear to edges and corners. View more info

The Sokagakkai and Mass Society

By: White, James W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041338

ISBN: 0804707286

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. As issued. Illus. dust jacket slightly rubbed at spine extremities, with price-clipped front flap, otherwise nearly as issued. xii,376 pp. View more info

The Frank C. Brown Collection of North Carolina Folklore - I: Proverbs, Riddles, Customs, Speech, Games, Tales / II: Folk Ballads / III: Folk Songs / IV: The Music of the Ballads / V: The Music of the Folk Songs / VI: Popular Beliefs and Superstitions 1-4783 / VII: Popular Beliefs and Superstitions 4874-8569 [Complete in 7 Volumes]

By: White, Newman Ivey (general editor); Henry M. Belden, Paul G. Brewster, Wayland D. Hand, Arthur Palmer Hudson, Jan. P. Schinhan, Archer Taylor, Stith Thompson, Bartlett Jere Whiting, George P. Wilson (assoc. editors)

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Durham, NC, Duke University Press: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042520

ISBN: B004GJVGEK

Condition: Near Fine


Complete in seven (7) volumes, uniformly bound in light brown buckram, with spine panels lettered in gold foil. Originally issued 1952-64. Most volumes show no or only minimal shelf wear, Near Fine to Fine, with text block edges a bit dulled by age, several with text block edges mildly foxed. Firm bindings, clean interiors. All volumes in dust jackets ranging Good to Near Fine, most showing mild toning along spine panels; 3 of the DJs (II, III, IV) display modest loss at spine extremities and/or corners and show short titles inked on spine panels. Vol. VII is ex-library, typically marked/... View more info

Mysticism and Ecumenism

By: Whitson, Robley Edward

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Sheed and Ward: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GR490

Condition: Near Fine


Gray cloth, lettered in black. Former owner signatures on front flyleaf, otherwise essentially as issued. xv,209 pp. Dust jacket shows short closed tear at top of front joint and lightly soiled rear panel. View more info

A Concise Statement of the Principles of the Only True Church According to the Gospel of the Present Appearance of Christ... [Mother's Work Series No. 2]

By: Whittaker, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United Society: 1963

Seller ID: 037728

Condition: Fine


Booklet, tan wraps, lettered in black. Essentially as issued. 14 pp. Reprint of the first Shaker imprint, printed by Haswell & Russell at Bennington, Vermont in 1790, with facsimile title page on front cover. View more info

Archaeology in Biblical Research: What Biblical Archaeology Is and Does

By: Williams, Walter G.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York and Nashville, TN, Abingdon Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GR208

Condition: Fine


Light blue cloth, lettered in black. 223 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. As issued. Former owner book plate mounted on front pastedown. Short closed tear along bottom front edge of dust jacket, with associated creasing, light edge wear, small area of loss along top rear edge. View more info

Dictionary of World Myth: An A-Z Reference Guide to Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, Heroines and Fabulous Beasts

By: Willis, Roy

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, Duncan Baird Publishers: 2000

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: MYTH0010

ISBN: 1900131242

Condition: Fine


240 pp., illus. mostly in color. As issued. View more info

The Illuminati Papers

By: Wilson, Robert Anton

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, And/Or Press: 1980

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: MYTH0260

ISBN: 0915904527

Condition: Near Fine


Color illus. wraps. ix,150 pp., illus. 2nd ptg.: Feb. 1981. Royal 8vo. Light wear to edges, slight surface rubbing to upper front cover. View more info

Mysticism and Prophecy: The Dominican Tradition

By: Woods, Richard

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Maryknoll, NY, Orbis Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026959

ISBN: 1570752060

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. As issued. 168 pp. View more info

Early Prayer Books in America; Being a Descriptive Account of Prayer Books Published in the United States, Mexico and Canada

By: Wright, Rev. John

Price: $95.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Printed Privately: 1896

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030065

Condition: Near Fine


Original edition, handsomely rebound in dark royal blue cloth, lettered in gold foil, new endsheets, new head- and tail-bands. Text block edges as issued, top edge gilt. Thus presents virtually "as new," with note to rebound status. xv,492 pp., illus. Text block edges somewhat toned by age. Former owner signature and date (1897) on a front blank, original flyleaf with clipping mounted to it still bound in at rear. An attractive and very durable copy, scarce in its original issue. View more info

Discovering American Folklife: Studies in Ethnic, Religious, and Regional Culture [American Material Culture and Folklife]

By: Yoder, Don; Henry Glassie (fwd.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, UMI Research Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044156

ISBN: 0835719731

Condition: Fine


Burgundy cloth-effect paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. Scarce first edition. xi,314 pp., illus. in b&w. Light rubbing along fore-edge of front flyleaf, otherwise essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows vertical crease to front flap, light corner creasing to rear flap, a few minor scratches to rear panel, now in mylar. View more info

Discovering American Folklife: Studies in Ethnic, Religious, and Regional Culture [American Material Culture and Folklife]

By: Yoder, Don; Henry Glassie (fwd.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, UMI Research Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044526

ISBN: 0835719731

Condition: Fine


Burgundy cloth-effect paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. Scarce first edition. xi,314 pp., illus. in b&w. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. View more info

Discovering American Folklife: Essays on Folk Culture & the Pennsylvania Dutch [25th Anniversary Edition - PGCHC Annual Publication Series Vol. IV]

By: Yoder, Don; Patrick J. Donmoyer (fwd.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kutztown, PA, Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania: 2015

Seller ID: PGCHC005

ISBN: 1601264569

Condition: New


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Brand new, as issued, direct from the publisher. xi,347 pp., illus. in sepia-tone. The Saucony Book Shop is the exclusive on-line distributor of the publications of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University, with all proceeds from the sales of this series reverting directly to the PGCHC. View more info