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Christ Over the Seven Seas.

By: Waters, Harold.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania., Dimension Books.: 1967

Seller ID: 30320

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 248 pp. A collection of some of the "greatest tales of religious courage on the high seas during this epoch". All are true stories about Chaplain Joseph O'Callahan of the Aircraft Carrier "Franklin", Mary Crosetti serving lepers in the Solomons, Father Damien of Molokai, the four chaplains who died on the Troop Transport "Dorchester" in 1943, among many others. Former owner's name stamp on front free endpaper, otherwise, a clean text and sturdy binding. Dust jacket has a tidy tape repair, some closed tears on edges, faded spine. View more info

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Practicing Catholic: Essays Historical, Literary, Sporting, and Elegiac.

By: Weigel, George.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York., The Crossroad Publishing Company.: 2012

Seller ID: 32510

ISBN: 0824500229

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xvii - 294 pp. A serendipitous collection of essays by some one who knows how to write collected into five sections: I - "In Our Times", II - "Men of Letters", III - "Catholics in These United States", IV - "The Sporting Life", V - "Remembrance". Minor wear to the fore corners of the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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God and the Unconscious.

By: White OP., Victor.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois., Henry Regnery Company.: 1953

Seller ID: 31993

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xxv - 277 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First published by Harvill Press of the UK in 1952. Thirteen page foreword by C. G. Jung. One appendix (28 pages) by Gebhard Frei SMB, entitled "On Analytical Psychology: The Method and Teaching of C. G. Jung." Four page glossary, 5 page index of books and peiodicals quoted from or referred and lastly, a 3 page index of authors quoted and other persons mentioned. Previous owner's name stamped on the front free end paper, tape stains on the ouside margins of both free end papers, otherwise clean with a sou... View more info

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Meditations in Verse.

By: Wilberforce, Robert.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: London, UK., Catholic Truth Society.: 1950

Seller ID: 11333

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 35 - (1) pp. Gray wraps with red lettering and linework in a saddle stapled binding. Foreword by Alfred Noyes. Wilberforce, a member of the British Foreign Service, was also affiliated with the latter day Oxford and Tractarian Movements. A collection of 29 poems, all of them being sincere expressions of Catholic life. Minor soiling to the covers while the interior is clean and the binding is tight. The American edition, which this is, was distributed in America by the Guild Bookshop of New York. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

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Excellent Catholic Parishes: The Guide to Best Places and Practices.

By: Wilkes, Paul.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Paulist Press: 2001

Seller ID: 8432

ISBN: 0809139928

Condition: Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 12.5 cm.; 255 pp. Profiles eight US parishes and provides a directory for hundreds more as well as a list of traits common to excellent parishes. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Ye Gods -

By: Willock, Ed.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: New York., Sheed & Ward: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16960

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; xii - 151 pp. Gray cloth over boards with dark blue lettering on spine. A collection of 24 satirical articles by long-time friend of Peter Maurin and supporter of the Catholic Worker movement. The articles had previously been published in the periodical "Torch". Previous owner's names stamped on the front free end paper (clipped) and the back paste down end paper. The book itself shows mild shelf wear with a clean interior and a solid binding. The dust jacket is edge worn with small nicks, chips and closed tear with a faded spine. View more info

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The Religious Life Defined: An Official Commentary on the Second Vatican Council Deliberations.

By: Wiltgen SVD., Rev. Ralph M. (editor).

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Techny, Illinois., Divine Word Publications.: 1970

Seller ID: 32245

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 11.5 cm.; (8) - 133 pp. From the introduction: "This book is for the most part a translation of an Official Commentary on the chapter about Religious in the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church." The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on 2 pages at the back,one of which covers up the index. One appendix: "Latin text of chapter VI, Schema Revision of July3, 1964". Minor shelf wear to the covers and the spine is darkened or sunned. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Christianity Versus Violence: A Social and Historical Study of War and Christianity.

By: Windass, Stanley.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: London, UK., Sheed and Ward.: 1964

Seller ID: 22097

Condition: Good


12mo - 17.5 x 10.5 cm.; [8] - 180 pp. Approbations present. Previous owner's name on the first page. The covers show moderate wear and soiling while the interior is clean and the binding is sound. View more info

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The Icelandic Legend of Saint Dorothy.

By: Wolf, Kirsten.

Price: $17.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies. PIMS.: 1997

Seller ID: 27377

ISBN: 0888441304

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 132 pp. Studies and Texts 130. From the half-title page: "This volume presents an edition of the Icelandic translation of the legend of Saint Dorothy, extant in a single manuscript . . . written in the Benedictine convent at Kirkjubaer . . . around 1500.The introduction examines the origin and development of the legend . . . as well as vernacular translations and adaptions of the legend and its reception by modern authors and artists. . . " As well as the extensive Introduction, there is side-by-side texts in Latin and Icelandic - "De sancta Dorothea" and ... View more info

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Abba Father, A Continual Sacrifice of Praise.

By: Wolfe, Sister Catherine, O.P.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Alba House.: 1966

Seller ID: 19503

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 12.5 cm.; 204 pp. Approbations present. A book on prayer and spirituality written by a contemplative Catholic nun. Cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on spine. Light shelfwear on boards, bit of soiling on text block head; a clean, tight volume. View more info

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Flawed Expectations: The Reception of the Catechism of the Catholic Church.

By: Wrenn, Msgr. Michael J. and Kenneth D. Whitehead.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California., Ignatius Press.: 1996

Seller ID: 24996

ISBN: 0898705916

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 418 pp. A history of the development, translation and reception of the catechism. Three appendices; The Translation of the Catechism, The Catechism in English (The Art or "Artifice" of Translation), Comparative Translations, plus a biographical note and a 6 page index. Previous owner's name stamped on the first page, the title page and the inside of the back cover. Otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. View more info

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Catholic Shrines of Central and Eastern Europe: A Pilgrim's Travel Guide.

By: Wright, Kevin J.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Liguori, Missouri., Liguori Publications.: 1999

Seller ID: 29224

ISBN: 0764803344

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xii - 317 pp. Describes over 70 shrines and sanctuaries in eleven European countries; Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovokia and Turkey. Information on how to get there including maps, where to stay, what to look for, and the history and importance of the site. Three appendices, a 2 page bibliography and a 4 page index. Minor wear and light scuffing to the covers, else fine. View more info

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A Retreat With Francis de Sales & Aelred of Rievaulx: Befriending each Other in God.

By: Wright, Wendy M.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio., St. Anthony's Messenger Press.: 1995

Seller ID: 25728

ISBN: 0867162511

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 137 pp. A seven session retreat structured around the writings of Francis de Sales and Aelred of Rievalux. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the first page and a stamp and unused pocket on the inside of the back cover. Otherwise the book appears to have never been used.; Ex-Library View more info

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Swim - or Sink. (With Expressions on the Need for the Catholic Press).

By: Wynhoven, Right Reverend Peter M. H.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Marrero, Louisiana., Hope Haven Press.: 1939

Seller ID: 19579

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 17 x 11.5 cm.; 196 pp. Blue covers over a flat stapled text block with black lettering on spine and front. A snapshot of the state of the Catholic press in America with seventeen articles by the author and twelve related articles or lists. Library markings are a stamp on the front cover, blacked out name on the top of the first page and slight remains of attachments on the inside of the back cover and the facing last page. The covers show mild wear with like soiling. Otherwise clean and tight.; Ex-Library View more info

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Wild Wisdom

By: Wynhoven, Right Reverend Peter M. H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ozone Park, New York, Catholic Literary Guild.: 1941

Seller ID: 20058

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 12.5 cm.; 168 pp. Approbations present. A collection of the writings of Father Wynhoven, editor of the Catholic Action of the South and president of the Catholic Press Association. He critiques life in the United States, "these articles are not written in a spirit of carping criticism, but with such an intention and sentiment as one may find in Charles Summer's remark, 'Not that I love my country less, but humanity more.' " Green cloth-covered boards with black lettering on spine and front. Light edgewear on boards and minor soiling on text block edges; binding sturdy, tex... View more info

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Moral and Social Questions.

By: Wyse OFM., Alexander

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paterson, New Jersey, St. Anthony Guild Press.: 1946

Seller ID: 19227

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14.5 cm.; x - 300 pp. Beige covers with black lettering on spine with reverse lettering on a black panel on front. First published in 1943, this is a third printing. Arranged for high school religious discussion groups and study clubs. The covers are age darkened with library markings being a label on the lower spine and a library bar code label on the back cover. The interior is clean and the binding is solid.; Ex-Library View more info

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Parents, Peace! (2 copies).

By: Yeung, Andrew Jerome.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ave Maria Centre for Peace.: 2004

Seller ID: 27514

ISBN: 0968842615

Condition: Near Fine


16mo - 16 x 11 cm.; vi - 86 pp. One is the third edition and the second is the fourth edition, (ISBN 9780978280031). Approbations are present. Faithful to the teachings of the Catholic Church, this small book is meant for guidance and consolation to parents of troubled children. Both appear to have never been used. View more info

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Religious Life: The Challenge for Tomorrow.

By: Yuhaus CP., Cassian J. (editor).

Price: $4.80

Publisher: New York., Paulist Press.: 1994

Seller ID: 23649

ISBN: 0809134764

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; iv - 213 pp. Contents: 1 - "Preface" by Barbara Lawler Thomas, 2 - "Introduction" by Cassian J. Yuhaus, 3 - "Contemporary Religious Life: Death or Transformation?" by Sandra M. Schneiders, 4 - "Living for the Vision: The Present Moment and Future Prospects for Religious Life" by Barbara Fiand, 5 - "A Discerning Approach to Contemporary Religious Life: Reading the Signs" by Benjamin Tonna, 6 - "An Amazing Journey: A Road of Twists and Turns" by Joan Chittister, 7 - "A White Light and Still Moving: Religious Life at the Cro... View more info

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Qui est Dieu?

By: Zaleski, Irma

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Novalis: 2004

Seller ID: 17648

ISBN: 2895074305

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 162 pp. A translation into French by Josée Latulippe of the original English publication, "Who Is God?". One of a series of books written by Irma Zaleski on the nature of one's personal spiritual life written with a profound honesty and sincerity that although painful at times, leads one to great peace and a spiritual contentment fraught with hunger. View more info

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John Henry Newman: Our Way to Certitude. An Introduction to Newman's Psychological Discovery: the Illative Sense, and His Grammar of Assent.

By: Zeno OFMCap., Dr.

Price: $96.00

Publisher: Leiden, Netherlands., E. J. Brill.: 1957

Seller ID: 23215

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 24 x 15 cm.; xiv - [2] - 279 pp. A library rebind in a heavy green cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Introduction by P. A. Kasteel, the Netherlands Minister in Ireland at the time. Four page bibliography, two page index of persons and a 3 page index of notions at the back. The book shows mild to moderate wear to the externals with most of that being scuffs and rubs as it is a heavy cloth. Library markings are a call number in white on the lower spine, stamps on the front free end paper and the half title page with pocket removal remains on the back paste down end paper. Marginalia ... View more info