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Gordon, Dane R. Thinking and Reading in the Philosophy of Religion: The Religious Sensibility. Coming to Grips with What We Believe. New York: Haven Publications, 1994. 314 pages. Bibliographical references. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). ISBN 093056844X. #24791. $30
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Gurney, Joseph John. Four Lectures on the Evidences of Christianity: Delivered in Southward, 1834, to The Junior Members of The Society of Friends. Philadelphia: Longstreth, 1857. 2d American edition. 12mo (small book). 151 pages. Very good hardcover, buckram binding, some foxing. #12268. $17.50
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Hailperin, Herman. A Rabbi Teaches: A Collection of Addresses and Sermons. Foreword by Samuel Harden Church. New York: Bloch Publishing Co., 1939. viii, [3], 171 pages. Dated, inscribed and signed by the author on the blank front flyleaf. Good hardcover, with a few spots on the spine. #24633. $20
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Hammond, William. The Marrow of the Church. The Doctrines of Christ's Righteousness Imputed, and Regeneration, Fairly Stated and Clearly Demonstrated from the Homilies, Articles and Liturgies, of the Church of England. Confirmed by Apposite Texts of Scripture, with proper Reflection, Inferences, and Instructions annexed to each Head. Preface by W. Mason. New York: Reprinted and Published by Isaac Riley, 1816. Small 8vo. xi, 274, [1] pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Fair hardcover; edges uncut; paper-covered boards, both covers stained and soiled; rear cover almost detached; lacks spine; foxing throughout. Former owners name on blank front flyleaf. Internally sound. #29078. $80
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Hassett, Eleanor D. Free and Untrammeled: The Story of The Church of the Reconciliation, Utica, New York. Utica, New York: Church of the Reconciliation, 1961. 29, [11] pages. Dated, inscribed and signed by the author. History of the Universalist Church in Utica. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #25593. $35
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Henneberry, Rev. F. S. Short History of Ireland. Adapted from 'A Bird's-eye View of Irish History' by Sir Charles Gavan Duffy, for Supplementary Reading in Our Parish Schools. Revised by the Eminent Irish Scholar Rev. P. Dillon, D.D. Chicago?: Henneberry Company, 1901. 12mo (small book). 156 pages. 'With much pleasure, therefore, we dedicate this Short History of Ireland to the faithful members of Division No. 25, Ancient Order of Hibernians, who have always shown a warm interest in Catholic Education and have ever given their best support to our Catholic Schools; praying that this ancient and holy spirit will at all times be found amongst Ireland's descendants in America.' -Dedication by The Pastor. Very good decorative hardcover with gilt title. Edges slightly worn. Front blank flyleaf detached. #23031. $35
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Holy Apostles Convent Staff. The Lives of the Saints of the Holy Land and the Sinai Desert. Buena Vista, Colorado: Holy Apostles Convent, 1990. Reprinted. 566 pages. Bibliography. Illustrations. Maps. Hardbound Series, 3. Translated and compiled from The Great Synaxaristes of the Orthodox Church and other sources. First published in 1988. Very good decorated hardcover; gilt cover and spine titles. ISBN 0944359019. #29724. $45
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Hoppal, Mihaly. Shaman: Traditions in Transition. Budapest, Hungary: International Society for Shamanistic Research, 2000. 110 pages. Bibliography. Chapters on shamanism in Siberia, among the Nemets, in Tuva, burial sacrificial rituals, Buryat shamanhood, and Films and also Further Reading on Shamanism. Very good pictorial paperback; red ballpoint notation on upper right-hand front cover. ISBN 9630027062. #29778. $50
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Kim, Ae-ju, editor. Under the Pipal: Praying to Buddha on Dongguk University Centenary. Seoul, Korea: Dongguk University, 2006. 219 pages. Color photographs. Foreword by Hong Ki-sam. Introduction by Hwang Hoonsung. 'A collection of time-tested Buddhist essays, penned by seasoned scholars as well as those who are not specialists but who are nonetheless much concerned with Buddhism. The essays in this book span forty years of the university English magazine, The Dongguk Post, and serve to propagate and enhance the Buddhist spirit.' - Front flap. Very good softcover in self-wrappers; stamp and some black marker ink on front cover. #29699. $40
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Kokoro No Kate. Kokoro No Kate: A Collection of Essays by Ministers of the Los Angeles Buddhist Church Federation. No. 8. Los Angeles, California: Los Angles Buddhist Church Federation Audio-Visual Department, 1992. 12 pages in English and 16 pages in Japanese. Illustrations. Text in English and Japanese. Very good stiff wrappers (soft cover). #26067. $15
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Kokoro No Kate. Kokoro No Kate: A Collection of Essays by Ministers of the Los Angeles Buddhist Church Federation. No. 15. Los Angeles, California: Los Angles Buddhist Church Federation Audio-Visual Department, 2000. 12 pages in English and 11 pages in Japanese. Illustrations. Text in English and Japanese. Very good stiff wrappers (soft cover). #26069. $15
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Krassen, Miles. Uniter of Heaven and Earth: Rabbi Meshullam Feibush Heller of Zbarazh and the Rise of Hasidism in Eastern Galicia. Albany, New York: State University of New York Press, 1998. 1st printing. 309 pages. Index. Bibliography. SUNY Series in Judaica: Hermeneutics, Mysticism, and Religion. Chapters include: Sources of Devequt in Early Hasidism; Meshullam Feibush and the Maggid of Mezeritch; The Importance of Zaddiqim. Rabbis and Hasidism in Ukraine and Eastern Galicia. As New hardcover. ISBN 0791438171. #29627. $60
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Landman, Solomon, and Benjamin Efron. The Jews: A History of the People and Their Religion. Volume II: The Jews Keep the Faith Alive. Kew Gardens, New York: Temple Isaiah of Kew Gardens, 1944. Small 4to. 146 pages. Good wrappers (soft cover). Stapled mimeographed text with cloth tape spine; rear cover chipped. #28388. $25
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Leslie, Charles, John Fletcher, and David Simpson. The Sceptic's Manual, or, Christianity Verified: Being a New Method of Appeal to the Understandings and Consciences of Deists, Jews, Sceptics, and Formal Professors, for the Truth, Power and Efficacy of the Christian Religion in Three Parts. Philadelphia: J. F. Watson, 1811. 24mo (small book). x, 282, [1] pages. Frontispiece. Signature of Joseph Mason on front flyleaf. Shaw & Shoemaker, Early American Imprints, Second series, no. 23877. Joseph Mason was J. J. Audubon's helper and companion according to a note inside front cover. Good hardcover; yellow cover has been pasted on original (leather?) boards; dampstains on some pages and edges; extensive holograph notes in ink on front endpapers; 'James Whaler - 1945' written on 2nd blank front flyleaf. #31023. $375
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Libois, Charles. Monumenta Proximi-Orientis V: Egypte (1591-1699). Roma: Institutum Historicum Societatis Iesu, 2002. 1st printing. lxii, 593 pages. Index. Bibliography. Monumenta Historica Societatis Iesu, Volumen 152. Monumenta Missionum, Volumen LXV. Text in French. Very good hardcover. Red cloth with gilt spine title. ISBN 8870411524. #29144. $80
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Lunn, Arnold. Now I See. New York: Sheed & Ward, 1937. 1st American printing. 275 pages. Index. Inscription reads: 'Greetings to a Balliol graduate, Howard Bigelow, from a Balliol undergraduate, Arnold Lunn, Dec. 14, 1937'. (Mountain climber, author and skier Sir Arnold Henry Moore Lunn, 1888-1974, inscribed to the chess master and editor Horace Ransom Bigelow, 1898-1974.) Horace Bigelow's own copy with his name sticker inside front cover. Very good hardcover. Parts of dust jacket front panel and flap pasted on front endpapers. #30072. $125
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Mason, John, Rev. Remains of The Rev. John Mason, A. M. Containing a Variety of Devout and Useful Sayings. Norwich: Printed and sold by John Sterry; sold also, by I. Beers, New-haven; Hudson and Goodwin, Hartford; Carter and Wilkinson, Providence; and J. Richardson, New-port, 1798. 1st American edition. 12mo (small book). viii, 184 pages. Evans 34061. Plain leather. Edges and corners worn, some soiling and staining of pages, else good. #15663. $160
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Masuoka, Ryuei. 'Omoi No Mama Ni,' As I Reflect. Foreword and translation by Rev. Ken Chisho Yamaguchi. Foreword by Enryo Shigefuji. San Francisco?: San Francisco Buddhist Temple?, 1995. 63 pages. The Rev. Ryuei Masuoka of the Ogden Buddhist Church wrote these essays from 1945-1955. Very good stiff wrappers (soft cover). #26065. $25
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Milliken, Edward C. (Ted). Faith at Work in Canada, 1942-1992: Fifty Years of Service. Belleville, Ontario: Faith at Work (Canada) Inc., 1992. 303 pages. The accomplishments of the Canadian branch of Faith at Work, which was originated by Rev. Samuel Moor Shoemaker during his pastorate at Calvary Episcopal Church in downtown New York. Very good stiff wrappers. ISBN 0969718314. #20997. $15
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More, Hannah. Christian Morals. New York: Printed by Largin and Thompson for Richard Scott, 1813. 2d American edition. 12mo (small book). 283 pages. Shaw & Shoemaker 29206. Leather. Joints cracked, else nice tight copy. #16097. $70
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