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The Dissident Eastern Churches.

By: Attwater, Donald.

Price: $27.00

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

Seller ID: 32036

Condition: Fair


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xviii - 349 pp. Dark green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spne and the front board. Illustrated with 62 black and white photographs on 47 plates. A four page fold out chart "Chart of the Dissident Eastern Churches" facing page 342. Three page bibliography, 11 page glossary, 2 page note "On Visiting Orthodox Churches", and a 7 page general index. Pen underlining on pages 4 through to 19. Mild crimping of all the text pages in the head margins from exposure to moisture at some point and the cloth on the front and back boards show faint tide marks in the head ... View more info

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Le pontificat de Pie IX (1846-1878). Volume 21 of Histoire de l'eglise depuis les origines jusqu'a nos jours.

By: Aubert, R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, France., Bloud & Gay.: 1952

Seller ID: 21401

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; 510 pp. Marbled paper on boards with brown cloth and gilt lettering on spine. Marbled end papers. A professionally rebound softcover. The text is in French. This multi-volume series, of which this is volume 21, was founded by Augustin Fliche and Victor Martin. The book shows very mild wear to the externals with minor rubbing to the corners and the interior is clean with a sound binding. View more info

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The Jesuits.

By: Aveling, J. C. H.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: New York., Dorset Press.: 1987

Seller ID: 2478

ISBN: 0880291338

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; [6] - 398 pp. Light purple paper on boards, dark purple cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper. The dust jacket is sunned on the spine and the top edge of the front panel. Aveling is a former Anglican priest who converted to Catholicism under the guidance of the Jesuits. He was a Benedictine monk for 21 years and has specialized as a medieval and post-reformation historian. From the jacket, "An authoritative, balanced history of the most secret and most powerful of the Roman Catholic religious orders." This is the ... View more info

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The Tenure of Catholic Church Property in the United States of America.

By: Baart, Rev. Peter A.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York., Frederick Pustet.: 1900

Seller ID: 32933

Condition: Good


12mo - 19.5 x 13.5 cm.; (2) - 93 - (1) pp. Tan wraps with black lettering over a flat stapled text block. The title continued: "A Paper for the International Scientific Congress, Held in Munich, Bavaria, September, 1900." Five page, 3 part appendix, 4 page "Index of Points" and a short list of 3 errata. The publisher's name is stamped on the title page just above the printed "Authorized Copy". Rev. Baart was the irremovable pastor of St. Mary's Church in Marshall, Michigan at the time of writing. The covers are quite browned on the margins and spine and worn on the spin... View more info

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Once Upon a Time: A History of the Catholic Church.

By: Baier, Rev. Paul M.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania., Privately published.: 1978

Seller ID: 32189

ISBN: 0960227601

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; 68 pp. White wraps with black lettering in a saddle stapled binding. A century by century chronology of the church's history followed by 23 pages of further notes on various religious movements and teachings on the sacraments and the ten comandments. Minor wear and light soiling to the covers, otherwise fine. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

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The New Reformation: Recent Evangelical Movements in the Roman Catholic Church.

By: Bain, John.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK., T. & T. Clark: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7985

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; viii - 309 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and decorations with dark blue decorative stampings on spine and front board. Some underlining and marginalia (not a lot but 'tis there) in the first 34 pages. Inked notes and stampings on both front and back end papers. The binding is tight and the external wear is very moderate being confined mainly to the spine crown and heel. A quite serviceable reading copy with a solid binding. View more info

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Saints Mary and Michael at Bonds, Garstang: A History.

By: Bamber, R. N. (Bill)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bonds, Garstang, Lancashire, England, Saints Mary and Michael.: 1994

Seller ID: 19707

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; 100 pp. A parish history with illustrations and bibliography. A nice, clean copy of this saddle-stapled booklet. View more info

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The Catholic Church and German Americans.

By: Barry OSB., Colman J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., Bruce Publishing.: 1953

Seller ID: 30095

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xii - 348 pp. Tan cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First presented in its original form as a doctoral dissertation at the Catholic University of America. Illustrated with 5 pages of sepia toned photographs with one being the frontis piece. Nine appendices, 7 page description of the sources used and a 10 page index. Usual library markings though all neatly done and from the date due slip, the book was never taken out. Mild wear to the spine tips and board corners and the gilt lettering on the spine is dulled. View more info

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Body, Soul, and Image: Gregory of Nyssa's Influence on Eriugena - a dissertation.

By: Barstad MMS., Joel Irving.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Medieval Institute.: 1997

Seller ID: 32173

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 16 cm.; (10) - vi - 356 pp. An authorized facsimile made from the microfilm master copy and republished in that form by UMI Dissertation Services of Ann Arbor, Michigan. This copy is a library rebind of the original soft cover with blue cloth over boards and white lettering on the spine. The text is the author's dissertation submitted to the Graduate School of Notre Dame University as a requirement towards the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. From the author's abstract: ". . . Reserach begins with the identification of those portions of 'De opificio hominis', the only work by Gregory... View more info

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L'Ordre Hospitalier de Saint-Jean-de-Dieu au Canada.

By: Bastien, Hermas

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Montreal, Les Editions Lumen.: 1947

Seller ID: 19372

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x13.5 cm.; 209 pp. Approbations present. Text is in French. Photos. Some sunning on card stock covers, yapped edges have small tears; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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In the Beginning There Were Stories: Thoughts About the Oral Tradition of the Bible.

By: Bausch, Fr. William J.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Mystic, Connecticut., Twenty-Third Publications.: 2004

Seller ID: 32010

ISBN: 158595361X

Condition: Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; (6) - 210 pp. From the back cover: ". . . uses the key of storytelling to help readers approach the Bible with new eyes and hearts. . . . he discusses revelation, truth wrapped in story, the difference between print and the oral story, and the chasm between the biblical culture and contemporary culture." Two page bibliography at the back. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Ma vie pour mes frères.

By: Bea, Augustin.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Quebec, Editions Paulines: 1971

Seller ID: 16880

ISBN: 0888400101

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; 414 pp. Text is in French. Notes spirituelles 1959-1968 publiees sous la direction de Stjepan Schmidt, sj, avec le Profil spirituel de l'auteur par les Benedictines de Lisieux. Preface du cardinal Willebrands. Blue cloth-covered boards with red lettering on front and spine. Text block edges lightly foxed, penciled library numbers on front free endpaper and stamped on title page; binding sturdy, text pages clean.; Ex-Library View more info

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A Cloud of Witnesses: An Introductory History of the Development of Christian Doctrine.

By: Bell, David N.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan., Cistercian Publications.: 1989

Seller ID: 9900

ISBN: 0879077093

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 212 pp. Cistercian Studies Series number 109. Index. A general, basic introduction to the development of Christian doctrine for the nonspecialist. Four page index and a 2 page map of the early Christian world at the back. Illustrated with several full-page black and white drawings by Alice Duthie-Clark. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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A Cloud of Witnesses: An Introductory History of the Development of Christian Doctrine.

By: Bell, David N.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan., Cistercian Publications.: 1989

Seller ID: 32547

ISBN: 0879077093

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 212 pp. Cistercian Studies Series number 109. Index. A general, basic introduction to the development of Christian doctrine for the nonspecialist. Four page index and a 2 page map of the early Christian world at the back. Illustrated with several full-page black and white drawings by Alice Duthie-Clark. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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The Catholic Families.

By: Bence-Jones, Mark

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, UK., Constable and Company.: 1992

Seller ID: 30553

ISBN: 0094702004

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 16 cm.; 341 pp. Wine-red cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. The author recounts the history of the Catholic families of Britain from 1778 (when King George III and Queen Charlotte visited Lord and Lady Petre) to the present day. Profusely illustrated with many black and white photographs and reproductions. Ten pages of "Source References", a 4 page bibliography and an 11 page index. The library markngs, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back free end paper. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. The spine tips h... View more info

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The Lay Apostolate; Papal Teachings.

By: Benedictine Monks Of Solesmes. (selected and arranged by). (translated by a "secular priest").

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachussets., St. Paul Editions.: 1961

Seller ID: 31151

Condition: Good


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 727 pp. Part of the series of Papal Teachings compiled by the Monks of Solesmes and published by the Daughters of St. Paul. A collection of Papal documents on the lay apostolate presenting the thoughts and reflections of 9 popes - from Benedict XIV to Pius XII. Sixty-eight pages of various indices at the back. The library markings are a stamp on the title page, attachments the blank verso of the last page. Previous owner's name crossed out on the first page. Mild wear to the externals though the publisher applied plastic laminate on the covers is beginning to lift off in ... View more info

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Ecclesia Spiritualis, Kirchenidee und Geschichtstheologie der Franziskanisc hen Reformation

By: Benz, Ernst

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Darmstadt, Germany, Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft.: 1969

Seller ID: 25313

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; 481 pp. First published in 1934, this is a reprint. Text is in German. Benz was a German theologian and philosopher. Index. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Former owner's name on front free endpaper, otherwise, a clean, sturdy copy. View more info

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D'Ou Viennent les Moines?, Etude Historique.

By: Besse, R. P. Dom.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Paris, France., Librairie Bloud:

Seller ID: 16875

Condition: Good


16mo - 16.5 x 10.5 cm.; 62 pp. Text is in French. Science et Religion, Etudes pour le temps present. Dom Besse, Benedictin de l'abbaye de Liguge. Blue paper-covered boards with cloth spine and silver spine lettering. Some lifting of a layer of the blue paper on front board; library markings consist of a card pocket on back endpaper, library stamp and markings on title page; binding tight.; Ex-Library View more info

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Church History: Volume One, Christian Antiquity.

By: Bihlmeyer, Karl and revised Hermann Tuchle.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland., The Newman Press.: 1968

Seller ID: 32341

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; xiii - 438 pp. Burgundy cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. This is volume 1 only of the 3 volume set. Translated from the thirteenth German edition, "Kirchengeschichte", by Victor E. Mills. Footnotes throughout and a comprehensive 12 page index at the back. Very minor wear to the spine tips and the fore corners of the boards and the gilt lettering on the spine is a tad faded. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. View more info

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The Voyage of the Churchship Star, 1870.

By: Bishop Kelly. (Rt. Rev. James Butler Knitt Kelly).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland., The Newfoundland Provincial Archives.: 1973

Seller ID: 17088

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 47 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. A reprint of the log of Bishop Kelly as he circumnavigated Newfoundland in 1870 on board the church ship, "Star", visiting the various communities in his far flung diocese. Light soiling to card stock covers; text pages clean. View more info