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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 th... 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 ... 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... 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 . . ."... 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." Illustrat... View more info

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Kerkelijk Ambt in Discussie.

By: van Bilsen OFM., Th. J. C.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Antwerp, Holland, Gooi en Sticht: 1981

Seller ID: 18600

ISBN: 9003402199

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 79 pp. Kritische kanttekeningen bij prof. E. Schillebeeckx' boek: Kerkelijk Voorgangers in de gemeente van Jezus Christus. The text is in Dutch. View more info

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Born in Bethlehem: Christmas As It Really Was. (Little known facts of Jesus' birth give Christmas more meaning than pious legends).

By: van der Vaart Smit, H. W.

Price: $7.65

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland., Helicon Press.: 1963

Seller ID: 31781

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; viii - 148 pp. Light blue cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Translated from the German by Thomas R. Milligan. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and unused attachments on the back free end paper. Four page index at the back. Previous owner's name crossed out on the front free end paper, otherwise clean with a sound binding. The book has minor wear to the spine tips. The dust jacket h... View more info

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The Vowed Life.

By: van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1968

Seller ID: 32246

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 363 pp. Beige cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "A famous priest-psychologist brilliantly describes the vows of religious life and their value for mankind." In six parts: Part one- "The Emergence of Religious Life in the History of Human Unfolding", Part two - "Vow-Ability and Call-Ability", Part three - "Religious Life as Life Style and Life Symbol", Part four - "Obstacles t... View more info

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Woman: Some Aspects of Her Role in the Modern World.

By: van Kersbergen, Lydwine

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Loveland, Ohio., Grailville.: 1956

Seller ID: 25518

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 14.5 cm.; 55 pp. Blue card stock covers with black lettering in a saddle stapled binding and a .5 cm yap on the fore edge. Foreword by the Most rev. John J. Wright, Bishop of Worcester. Four essays are included in this book (from the copyright page): "The Search for Woman's Role" and "Towards a Christian Concept of Woman" originally appeared in The Catholic World; "The Role of Woman in Virginity" was published in Worship Magazine and &#... View more info

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Eruption to Hope.

By: Vanier, Jean

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Griffin House: 1972

Seller ID: 19625

ISBN: 0887600166

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; [10] - 105 pp. Jean Vanier is the founder of L'Arche and this book is a collection of talks and poems pleading for the poor, the lonely and the handicapped. First published in 1971, this is the second softcover printing. The covers show mild shelf wear to the edges, else near fine. View more info

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The Broken Body: Journey to Wholeness.

By: Vanier, Jean

Price: $5.20

Publisher: Mahwah, New Jersey, Paulist Press.: 1988

Seller ID: 20381

ISBN: 0809129795

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; viii - 145 pp. A meditation by Vanier on the idea of becoming whole and one. The words mean so much for they are written by one who knows. A trace of mild shelf wear to the cover edges, previous owner's name stamped on the first page, otherwise with a clean interior and a solid binding and showing no evident signs of ever having been used. View more info

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Be Not Afraid.

By: Vanier, Jean.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Griffin House.: 1976

Seller ID: 25915

ISBN: 0887600727

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; xii - 145 pp. First published in 1975, this is the second printing. From the half title page: "Be Not Afraid seeks to give help, to bring peace of soul and provide compassionate understandin g for those who are afraid". Originally presented as a series of talks in Ottawa in 1971 and in Winnipeg in 1973, they have been published now as a book. The covers and page margins show some slight browning, else the book is clean and tight with the appear... View more info

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Ton silence m'appelle.

By: Vanier, Jean.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec / Paris, France, Editions Fleurus / Editions Bellarmin: 1988

Seller ID: 31489

ISBN: 2890073025

Condition: Near Fine


12mo - 18 x 10.5 cm.; 126 pp. The text is in French. This is "Foi Vivante" #228. Jean Vanier reflects on his experiences in Trosly-Breuil, France. Previous owner's name on the first page, otherwise very clean with a tight binding. View more info

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The High Green Hill.

By: Vann OP., Gerald

Price: $4.80

Publisher: London, UK, Collins.: 1951

Seller ID: 20672

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 172 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. A collection of fifteen essays and addresses (one of which is in 3 parts and another in 7 parts) of which four were given by Fr. Vann on the BBC while the rest were previously published in various journals or as pamphlets. Previous owner's name stamped on both sets of end papers, otherwise very clean and tight. The externals show only the mildest of shelf wear. The dust jacket has a faint ... View more info

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Awake in Heaven.

By: Vann OP., Gerald.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: New York., Longmans, Green and Company.: 1948

Seller ID: 31970

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; 159 pp. Grayish cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. Essentially a reworking of several broadcast talks and conferences given by Fr. Vann, 13 in all with 2 appendices. The library markings are a catalogue number in white on the lower spine, and stamps on the front and back free end papers. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper. Otherwise clean with a sound binding and having mild wear to the fore corners of the boards a... View more info

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Publications Of The Catholic Truth Society, Volume XIX (19)

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Catholic Truth Society: 1894

Seller ID: 25929

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


16mo - 16.5 x 12 cm.; Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine and CTS logo blind stamped on front board. Pagination is unique to each article as these are a re-issue from previously published pamphlets. Contents: 1 - "St. Teresa" by David Lewis. 2 - "The True History of Maria Monk". 3 - "The Spanish Inquisition" by Rev. S. F. Smith. 4 - "St. Alphonsus Liguori", 5 - "A Workhouse Concert" by L. E. Dobree, 6 - Readings in Catholic Doc... View more info

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Mental Illness and Religious Life.

By: Vaughan SJ., Richard P.

Price: $5.20

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., Bruce Publishing.: 1962

Seller ID: 20683

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xi - 198 pp. Light green cloth over boards with dark green lettering on spine. From the author's preface: ". . . [this book] is written primarily for religious about religious. It is written for those who must share community life with a mentally ill fellow religious or to whom has been entrusted the task of guiding and counseling . . .". Minor shelf wear and light soiling to the externals while the interior is clean and tight. View more info