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A Catholic Speaks His Mind on America's Religious Conflict.

By: Sugrue, Thomas.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29230

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 64 pp. Gray cloth over boards with dark red letteing on the front board only. Thomas Sugrue wrked as a reporter and critic for the "Herald Tribune", a foreign correspondent for "American Magazine", and a book reviewer for the "New York Times" and the "Saturday Review of Literature". He describes this book as follows: "What I have now said is the first thing that in my life I have wanted to say, and it has burned in me steadily since I initially felt its sting in my brain and in my heart". Previous owner's name on the front free end pa... View more info

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The Sea Remains.

By: Sulivan, Jean.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York., Crossroad Publishing Co.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2182

ISBN: 0824509463

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 118 pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on spine. DJ is unclipped and in Brodart. Translated from the original French by Robert Donahue and Joseph Cunnen. Fr. Sulivan was (and still is to some extent) a bit of a cult figure in France mainly due to his writings. "The Sea Remains" won both the Prix de l'Academie de Bretagne and also the Grand Prix Catholique de Litterature. It's story centres on the 'awakening' of a retired cardinal as he searches for the essential meanings of his life, his faith and the true nature of the spontaneity and joy the faith is supposed to... View more info

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The Sea Remains.

By: Sulivan, Jean.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York., Crossroad Publishing Co.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2183

ISBN: 0824509463

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 118 pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on spine. DJ is unclipped and in Brodart. Translated from the original French by Robert Donahue and Joseph Cunnen. Fr. Sulivan was (and still is to some extent) a bit of a cult figure in France mainly due to his writings. "The Sea Remains" won both the Prix de l'Academie de Bretagne and also the Grand Prix Catholique de Litterature. It's story centres on the 'awakening' of a retired cardinal as he searches for the essential meanings of his life, his faith and the true nature of the spontaneity and joy the faith is supposed to g... View more info

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The Music of Creation: Foundations of a Christian Life.

By: Talbot, John Michael. (with Steve Rabey).

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York., Jeremy P. Tarcher / Putnam / Penguin.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28902

ISBN: 0874779839

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; (14) - 235 - (8) pp. Orange paper over boards with gray paper and copper gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: " . . . a passionate spiritual and intellectual journey into the traditional heart of Catholicism." Minor shelf wear to the spine tips of both the book and the unclipped dust jacket, else fine. View more info

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Écriture ou église? La crise de la réforme.

By: Tavard, George H.

Price: $12.80

Publisher: Paris, France., Les Editions du Cerf: 1963

Seller ID: 14650

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 14 cm.; 358 pp. Text is in French. Unam Sanctam 42. Traduit de l'anglais par C. Tunmer, op. Footnotes, index. Some soiling on paper wraps, sunned spine, monastic library markings on first blank page. View more info

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In the Kingdom of the Spirit.

By: Terelya, Josyp.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Pueblo, Colorado., Abba House.: 1995

Seller ID: 25636

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xiii - 203 pp. Preface by Bishop Roman Danylak and translated from the Ukrainian by him. Four principal parts plus an appendix: I - "Kingdom of the Spirit", 2 - "Photo Section" - 4 full page icons by the author in full colour and 5 pages of black and white photographs, 3 - "The Principality of Darkness", 4 - "The Conversion of Jews", Appendix - "The Communist Indictment Against Josyp". Previous owner's address label on the first page, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. View more info

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Preces Propriae Ordinis Eremitarum Sancti Augustini accedunt Ritus Capituli de Culpis et Formulae Absolutionis Generalis ac Benedictionis Apostalicae. (Excerptae ex Rituali O.E.S.A.).

By: The Augustinians.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy., Tipis Arti Graf G. Menaglia.: 1952

Seller ID: 26092

Condition: Good


12mo - 18 x 14.5 cm.; 62 pp. The text is in Latin. Black cloth over very thin and flexible boards with gilt lettering on the front. Patterned end papers and with one red book mark ribbon set into the spine head. All text block edges are stained red as issued. Two page index at the back. The text pages seem to be a tad fragile reflective of the paper quality. Light tanning to the page margins is present. The back cover is marred with a surface spill of some sort. View more info

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Preces Propriae Ordinis Eremitarum Sancti Augustini accedunt Ritus Capituli de Culpis et Formulae Absolutionis Generalis ac Benedictionis Apostalicae. (Excerptae ex Rituali O.E.S.A.).

By: The Augustinians.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy., Tipis Arti Graf G. Menaglia.: 1952

Seller ID: 26093

Condition: Good


12mo - 18 x 14.5 cm.; 62 pp. The text is in Latin. Black cloth over very thin and flexible boards with gilt lettering on the front. Patterned end papers and with one red book mark ribbon set into the spine head. All text block edges are stained red as issued. Two page index at the back. The text pages seem to be a tad fragile reflective of the paper quality. Light tanning to the page margins is present. The front cover has been creased vertically with a resulting surface tear in the paste down end paper. View more info

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Jesus' Alphabet for Religious.

By: The Daughters of St. Paul.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Derby, New York., Daughters of St. Paul / Apostolate of the Press.: 1955

Seller ID: 19572

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 124 pp. Light brown cloth with gilt and black lettering on the spine. "Perfect for meditations, conferences and spiritual readings. A most comforting companion for every religious". Library markings are a pocket on the back free end paper and library stamps on the front paste down end paper and all three text block edges. No external markings. Otherwise the book shows only mild shelf wear. the dust jacket however has been securely fastened to the paste down end papers and is worn on the edges with closed tears and creasing along the tail edge of the front panel. T... View more info

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Once Over Lightly.

By: The Sergeant and the Nun. (Sister Mary Augustine, SMSM and Howard E. Crouch.)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bellmore, New York., Damien-Dutton Society for Leprosy Aid.: 1996

Seller ID: 27830

ISBN: 0960633030

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (16) - 239 pp. Aqua-marine cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. First published in May of 1996, this is the second printing from September of that same year. Part 1: "The Nun", Excerpts from the Journal: Journey to Europe, 1954, and selections from One Minute Editorials, 1957-1995 by Sister Mary Augustine. Part 2: "The Sergeant", Our Lady Beckons and extracts from Across the Board column appearing in the Damien-Dutton 'Call' by Howard E. Crouch. Part 3: "Epilogue", Why I Became a Missionary by Sister Mary Augustine and 'It's a ... View more info

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Imitation de Jesus Christ. (avec une pratique et une priere a la fin de chaque chapitre).

By: Thomas a Kempis: (translator - R. P. de Gonnelieu SJ.).

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Tours, France., Alfred Mame et Fils.: 1899

Seller ID: 21086

Condition: Very Good


32mo - 12 x 7.5 cm.; [8] - 608 - [6] pp. The text is in French. Full leather over boards with gilt lettering on a six panel spine. Doublured paste down end papers with the leather borders of same being decorated with gilt dentillations and an interior hinge of leather. The covers are gilt ruled on the narrow edges, head, fore and tail edges. All text block edges are gilt with no sign of wear, dulling or tarnish. One marker ribbon set into the headband. Illustrated with four full page black and white engravings, one of which is the frontis, and all with a tissue protector. This is the "Nouv... View more info

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Ghosts and Poltergeists.

By: Thurston SJ., Herbert. (edited by J. H. Crehan, SJ)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing.:

Seller ID: 20357

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; ix - 210 pp. A Kessinger print-on-demand reprint of the 1954 Regnery edition. What began as a survey article for the Times Literary Supplement in February of 1936, has now become a collection of Fr. Thurston's writings on Poltergeists and related phenomena edited and put into order with notes by Fr. Crehan. He also provides a two page index of persons and places. The interior is clean and the binding is sound. The cover edges show quite mild shelf wear with a dog-eared crease to the back fore corner. View more info

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The Mystery of Religious Life.

By: Tillard OP., J. M. R.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri., B. Herder Book Co.: 1967

Seller ID: 17970

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 136 pp. Approbations present. Edited by R. F. Smith, SJ. A consultant at the Vatican II Council, Tillard writes here of the revitalization of religious life. A sturdy, clean text with small tape stains and former owner's stamp on front free endpaper. Dust jacket has minor wear. View more info

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Burnished Chalices.

By: Tracy, Vera Marie.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., Bruce Publishing.: 1938

Seller ID: 23764

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; [10] - 133 p. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and front. First published in 1931, this is the fourth printing. A collection of fourteen pieces of what I would call meditative musings dedicated to those who suffer. They had been previously publshed in "The Catholic World", "The Far East" and "The Sentinel of the Blessed Sacrament". The externals show mild shelf wear, the interior is clean and tight though the front free end paper has been very neatly removed. View more info

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Break Thou My Heart.

By: Tracy, Vera Marie.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., Bruce Publishing.: 1937

Seller ID: 24497

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; 317 pp. Patterned blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. First published in in 1936, this is the second printing. An educated supposition here as the work appears to have been previously published in a serial or excerpted form in "The Far East", "Extension", and by the publisher, "The Queen's Work". The externals show only mild wear to the board corners and the spine tips. the gilt spine lettering is faded. The front free end paper and the page (half-title page?) immediately following have been removed. Otherwise, clean ... View more info

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Preti

By: Trompeo, Pietro Paolo

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Roma, Salvatore Sciascia Editore.: 1962

Seller ID: 24559

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; 302 pp. Text is in Italian. Aretusa, Collezione di Letteratura, diretta da Arnaldo Bocelli, 14. A collection of essays by Trompeo (1886-1958). Index. Brown cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Library markings consist of spine lettering, stamps on all text block edges, blind stamp on title page, attachments on front endpaper; otherwise, this volume is tight and clean of other markings. ; Ex-Library View more info

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Say It With Stories.

By: Truss, OFMCap., Cyprian.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Jospeh F. Wagner.: 1955

Seller ID: 18841

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 189 pp. Tan cloth with black lettering on spine. "A compilation of true stories, anecdotes and examples for the use of preachers, teachers, public speakers and lecturers." There are 107 in all. Previous owner's bookplate (Joseph Lennox Federal - bishop of Salt Lake City, Utah from 1960 to 1980) on the front free end paper and signed by him on the front paste down end paper. Two instances of marginalia are noted; a word changed on page 139 and a an 'X' next to a story on page 118. Otherwise very clean with a sound and soild binding. The dust jacket is worn on the ed... View more info

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Vision of Peace: A Study of Benedictine Monastic Life.

By: Tunink OSB., Wilfrid.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Farrar, Straus & Company.: 1963

Seller ID: 25229

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xiv - 332 pp. Marbled blue paper over boards with off white cloth and blue and gilt lettering on the spine. Foreword by Joseph Cardinal Ritter in which he writes: ". . . In teaching the Rule to young novices, he (Tunink) gained insights into the wisdom of St. Benedict's teaching. Now tested by living experience and the more mature reflection of later years, there has emerged in the mind of the author a unified concept of the monastic life . . .". Library markings are a voided stamp on the front free end paper, small inked catalogue numbers on both paste down end pape... View more info

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The View from the Monastery: The Vowed Life and Its Cast of Many Characters.

By: Tvedten, Brother Benet.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Brewster, Massachusetts., Paraclete Press.: 2006

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 26286

ISBN: 155725477X

Condition: Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; x - 173 pp. First published in 1999. A new foreword for this edition by Kathleen Norris. A wonderful recounting of the daily life of cloistered monks - men who know that without their prayers and life, the world would be in a sorry state indeed. Brother Benet is a Benedictine in the Blue Cloud Abbey in South Dakota. The mail-in Paraclete Press information card is still tipped in at the back. A new and unused book. View more info

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The Pilgrim's Guide to Rome's Principal Churches.

By: Tylenda SJ., Joseph N.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Collegeville, Minnesota., The Liturgical Press / Michael Glazier.: 1993

Seller ID: 30782

ISBN: 0814650163

Condition: Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; ix - (3) - 340 pp. From the back cover: " . . . essential information on fifty churches. Especially detailed treatment is given to St. Peter's Basilica and to the basilicas of St. John Lateran, St. Mary Major, St. Paul Outside-the-Walls and St. Lwrence Outside-the-Walls. The text provides each church's history and a description of its exterior and interior. Floor plans indicate architectural highlights and the location of artistic treasures." Illustrated with black and white photographs. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and a po... View more info