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Monk Dynasty.

By: Talbot, John Michael.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Berryville, Arkansas., Troubador for the Lord Publishing.: 2016

Seller ID: 30688

ISBN: 148356004X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; (12) - 230 pp. Subtitled: "An engaging look at monastic history for everyday Christians in the modern world." Nine page list of further reading at the back. Minor wear and light scuffing to the covers, else fine. View more info

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Decrees of the Ecumenical Councils. Volume I (Nicaea I - Lateran V), Volume II (Trent - Vatican II). Complete in 2 volumes.

By: Tanner SJ., Norman P. (editor).

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, UK / Washington, DC., Sheed & Ward / Georgetown University Press.: 1990

Seller ID: 33350

ISBN: 0878404902

Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; Volume I: xxv - 655 pp. Volume II: (14) - pages 656 to 1342. Dark blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on black panels on the spine and the front boards. The original text was established by G. Alberigo, J. A. Dossetti. P.-P. Joannou, C. Leonardi and P. Prodi in consultation with H. Jedin. The documents from the various councils (Nicaea I to Vatican II) are presented with the original language on the verso of each page and the English translation on the facing recto of the following page. (The original texts are taken from G. Albergio edition and others of the decr... View more info

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New Short History of the Catholic Church.

By: Tanner, Norman.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, United Kingdom., Burns & Oates.: 2011

Seller ID: 30958

ISBN: 086012455X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xv - 260 pp. A history which includes new research discoveries over the last half century; a short, readable account. Bibliography, index. Author is a Jesuit priest and Professor of Church History at the Gregorian University in Rome. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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La poursuite de la catholicité: Étude sur la pensée Anglicane. Unam Sanctam 53.

By: Tavard, George.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Paris, France., Les Editions Du Cerf.: 1965

Seller ID: 9644

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22.5 x 14 cm.; 244 pp. Approbations present. The text is in French. A look at Anglo-Catholicism from Thomas Cranmer to the Oxford Movement. Minimal library markings from a monastic library, age darkening on the page edges and many pages are unopened. View more info

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Jubilee Volume: 1842-1892. The Archdiocese of Toronto and Archbishop Walsh with an Introduction by His Grace, the Archbishop.

By: Teefy, J. R. (editor).

Price: $112.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Geo. T. Dixon.: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27153

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


4to - 28 x 22 cm.; 15 - (1) - xxx - 365 pp. Textured brown cloth (almost a faux leather finish) over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. All text block edges are gilt. Tissue protected frontis portrait of John Walsh. Contents by chapter: Part I - "The Life of the Most Reverend John Walsh DD, Archbishop of Toronto; Part II, Chapter I - "The Indian Missions in Western Canada"; II - "Early History of the Church in Upper Canada"; III - "The Life and Times of Bishop Macdonell"; IV - "The Life and Times of Bishop Power"; V - "The Life ... View more info

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Vers les pays d'en-haut: Douze dessins de Henri Beaulac.

By: Tessier, Abbe Albert and Herve Biron.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, Fides Publisher: 1944

Seller ID: 22518

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 22 x 16 cm.; 243 pp. Half bound with green leather and marbled green papers with same marbled paper used as end papers. Four raised bands on spine as the rebind is done with cords (unusual for a book of this nature). The original soft covers and spine are bound in. Signed by both Abbé Tessier and Hervé Biron on the first blank preliminary with a dedication to "Hubert Boyal (? ) - artisan createur". The inscription is dated June 18th, 1946. Some darkening of the spine gutters at front and back. Moderate wear, rubbing and soiling to the externals especially the marbled paper whic... View more info

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Romanism in Russia: An Historical Study, Volume I and II.

By: Tolstoy, Count Dmitry.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, New York, AMS Press: 1971

Seller ID: 19437

ISBN: 0404064949

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 17.5 x 12.5 cm.; Volume I: xiv - 425 pp. Volume II: iv - 379 pp. Blue cloth covered boards with silver gilt lettering on spine. First published in English in 1874 by J. T. Hayes of London, this is a reproduction. The original translation is by Mrs. M'Kibbin with a preface by the Right Reverend Robert Eden. A look at the Catholic Church from the reign of Emperor Paul through Alexander by Count Dmitry Tolstoy who was the Minister of Public Instruction at the time.. Usual library markings with library name stamped on all three text block edges and sticker stains/remnants on the lower spine... View more info

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The Last Shall Be First.

By: Tsar, Rev. Ihor

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Lviv, Ukraine., Papuga (Lyubinska).: 2005

Seller ID: 32117

ISBN: 9668041291

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20 x 14.5 cm.; 286 pp. Translated from the Ukrainian by Halyna Pastushuk and Zorian Stech with explanatory notes and the English text was then edited by Matthew Matushak. Foreword by Myroslav Marynovych. A documentary history of the "detention" camps where many Ukrainians were imprisoned during the Soviet occupation. Minor wear to the edges of the covers, else fine. View more info

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Untersuchungen Uber Inhalt und Datierung der Briefe Gerberts von Aurillac, Papst Sylvesters II.

By: Uhlirz, Mathilde.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Gottingen, Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht: 1957

Seller ID: 14530

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 206 pp. The text is in German. Forschungen und Vorarbeiten zu den Jahrbuchern und Regesten Kaiser Ottos III. 3. Teil. Schriftenreihe der Historischen Kommission bei der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Sehrift 2. Brown library bound buckram with white spine lettering. Usual library markings, otherwise a clean, tight book.; Ex-Library View more info

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Nuns Without Cloister: Sisters of St. Joseph in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries.

By: Vacher, Marguerite. (Sister Therese).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Lanham, Maryland., University Press of America.: 2010

Seller ID: 33138

ISBN: 0761843426

Condition: Good


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; xli - 427 pp. ". . . explores one of the first and most innovative among the non-cloistered women's congregations established after the Council of Trent." Illustrated with black and white drawings and plan drawings. Four appendices, a 4 page glossary, a 17 page bibliography, and a 23 page index. The very first page has been removed and there is mild wear to the covers. 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 has the same along with minor wear to the edges and the corners. View more info

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Introduction à l'Oecuménisme.

By: Villain, Maurice.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Paris, France., Casterman: 1964

Seller ID: 16977

Condition: Good


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; 444 pp. Text is in French. Approbations present. Eglise Vivante. Fourth edition, revue et augmentee. Footnotes, bibliography , indices. General wear on card stock covers, former owner's name on first blank page; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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Some Notes on the Petrine Claims.

By: von Hugel, Friedrich.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK., Sheed & Ward.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28204

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; viii - 103 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. From a publisher's note on page v: "These notes were written by the late Baron Friedrich von Hugel for an intimate friend, who wishes to remain anonymous. They are dated September 2-7, 1893, the Post Scripta September 17 of the same year." Fifteen notes in all plus the postscript followed by a 3 page appendix of references for passages quoted and translated in the text. Minor wear to the board corners and spine tips, the spine is a tad faded and the front free end paper is corner clipped. othe... View more info

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Die Bullen der Papste, bis zum Ende des zwolften Jahrhunderts.

By: Von Pflugk-Harttung, Julius.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Hildesheim, Georg Olms Verlag: 1976

Seller ID: 14343

ISBN: 3487061104

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; xii, 426 pp. Text is in German. A reprint of the 1901 edition published by Friedrich Andreas Perthes. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on front and spine. Usual library markings, text is tight and clean. ; Ex-Library View more info

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High King of Heaven: Aspects of Early English Spirituality.

By: Ward, Benedicta.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan., Cistercian Publications: 1999

Seller ID: 10244

ISBN: 0879077816

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xi - 114 pp. Cistercian Studies Series # 181. Index, two page bibliography, notes. Ward "explores the devotional life of the Anglo-Saxons in the first years after their conversion." The author is a sister of the community of Sisters of the Love of God, Reader in the History of Christian Spirituality at the University of Oxford, and a lecturer at Harris Manchester College. A as-new and unused book. View more info

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Saints Who Made History: The First Five Centuries.

By: Ward, Maisie.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York., Sheed and Ward.: 1959

Seller ID: 23506

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xiv - 377 pp. Tan cloth over boards with black lettering on spine. Six page bibliography and a 5 page index at the back. Library markings are a library stamp on the front free end paper and a pocket on the back free end paper, no external markings. The externals show light shelf wear to the fore corners and spine tips, otherwise the book is very clean with a solid and sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. View more info

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Saints Who Made History: The First Five Centuries.

By: Ward, Maisie.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New York., Sheed and Ward.: 1959

Seller ID: 30523

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xiv - 377 pp. Tan cloth over boards with black lettering on spine. Six page bibliography and a 5 page index at the back. Library markings are a library stamp on the title page, the head edge of the text block and attachment remains on the back free end paper. The externals show light shelf wear to the fore corners of the boards and moderate wear to the spine tips with a pull (tear) at the spine crown, otherwise the book is very clean with a solid and sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. View more info

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The Catholic Church in Action.

By: Williams, Michael. (with Julia Kernan).

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New York., The Macmillan Company.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31692

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14.5 cm.; (8) - 358 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Michael Williams was the editor of "The Commonweal" at the time of writing. Four page bibliography and a 10 page index. Previous owner's name crossed out on the front free end paper and the title page, otherwise clean with a sound binding. Mild wear to the board fore corners and the spine tips. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. View more info

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The Beginning of the English Reformation.

By: Williamson, Hugh Ross.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York., Sheed and Ward.: 1957

Seller ID: 32247

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; (10) - 113 pp. Brick red cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "Many Catholics think that it started only because Henry VIII wanted a divorce . . . older historians tended to treat it as primarily an intellectual and religious movement . . . Williamson cuts through both of these oversimplifications, showing the how complex political and economic forces obscured, for the men of that time, the religious nature of the issue . . ." Seven pages of references at the back. The library markings are tape remains on the head and tail e... View more info

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Gold Coast Mission History, 1471-1880.

By: Wiltgen SVD., Ralph M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Techny, Illinois., Divine Word Publications.: 1956

Seller ID: 29963

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23.5 x 16 cm.; xvi - 181 pp. Pale green wraps with black lettering and a black cloth spine as issued. Black and white frontis photograph of Bishop Joseph O. Bowers, bishop of Accra, Gold Coast. Illustrated with 3 maps. Three pages of chronological tables, 8 page bibliography of works cited, and a 13 page analytical index. The library markings are a paper label on the lower spine, library stamp on the title page and attachments, unused, on the inside of the back cover and the blank verso of the last page. Otherwise clean with a sound binding and having light wear and soiling to the covers... View more info