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Papst Leo IX: Und die Simonie.

By: Drehmann, Johannes.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hildesheim, Verlag Dr. H. A. Gerstenberg: 1973

Seller ID: 14164

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14.5 cm.; ix, 96 pp. Text is in German. A reprint of 1908 edition. Ein Beitrag zur Untersuchung der Vorgeschichte des Investiturstrei tes. Beitrage zur Kurturgeschichte des Mittelalters und der Renaissance, Heft 2. Footnotes. Cloth-covered paper wraps with gilt lettering on front. Usual library markings otherwise a clean copy. View more info

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Love Spans the Centuries: 1821-1853. Volume 2 only.

By: Drouin SGM., Clementine.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Meridian Press.: 1988

Seller ID: 24976

ISBN: 292041741X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; Volume II: "Love Spans the Centuries, 1821 - 1853". The origin and development of the Institute of the Sisters of Charity of Montreal "Grey Nuns". Translated by Antoinette Bezaire from the original French edition published in 1933. The covers show a mere whisper of shelf wear. View more info

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Love Spans the Centuries: 1853 - 1877. Volume 3 only.

By: Drouin SGM., Clementine.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Meridian Press.: 1990

Seller ID: 24977

ISBN: 292058127

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; Volume III: "Love Spans the Centuries, 1853 - 1877". The origin and development of the Institute of the Sisters of Charity of Montreal "Grey Nuns". Translated by Antoinette Bezaire from the original French edition published in 1933. The covers show a mere whisper of shelf wear. View more info

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Generation of Giants: The Story of the Jesuits in China in the Last Decades of the Ming Dynasty.

By: Dunne SJ., George H.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., University of Notre Dame Press.: 1962

Seller ID: 30920

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; (10) - 389 pp. Red cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. Mapped end papers. Illustrated with 9 black and white reproductions one of which is the frontis peice. Nine page bibliography and a 9 page general index. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachment remains on the back free end paper. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. The book has mild wear to the fore corners of the boards and the spine tips. The dust jacket is quite worn especially at the spine tips and the head margin of the front panel is faded. View more info

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Church History in the Light of the Saints.

By: Dunney, Rev. Joseph A.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York., Macmillan.: 1944

Seller ID: 30554

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; vi - 465 pp. Wine-red cloth over boards with white lettering on the spine. Illustrated with several maps. The saints looked at are Peter, Justin Martyr, Anthony, Jerome, Patrick, Benedict; Columban; Boniface, Ansgar, Bernard of Menthon, Edward the Confessor, Berbard of Clairvaux, Thomas of Aquino, Catherine of Siena, Joan of Arc, Ignatius of Loyola, John Baptist de la Salle, John Baptist di Rossi, John Baptist Vianney, Rose of Lima and Isaac Jogues. Six page bibliography and a 7 page index. Some underlining present in the pieces on St. Patrick and St.Iisaac Jogues. The lib... View more info

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Byzantine Missions Among the Slavs: SS. Constantine-Cyril and Methodius.

By: Dvornik, Francis.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Brunswick, New Jersey., Rutgers University Press.: 1970

Seller ID: 30235

ISBN: 813506131

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; xviii - 484 pp. Wine red cloth over boards with gilt lettering and decorations on the spine. A volume from the "Rutgers Byzantine Series" under the general editorship of Peter Charanis. Illustrated with 2 maps, 2 building plans and 19 black and white photographs. Three appendices: "The Embassies of Constantine-Cyril and Photius to the Arabs", "The Survival of Roman Provincial Culture in Pannonia and Noricum Reaching Moravia" and "By Which Route Did the Byzantine Embassy Reach Moravia". One hundred and four pages of end notes, a 44 page bibli... View more info

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Rome Is Home: The Experience Of Converts.

By: Earl Of Wicklow. (editor).

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Fresno, California., Academy Library Guild: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11109

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 155 pp. Pink cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Preface by Edward Charles Rich. Thirty converts, all anonymous, relate part or parts of their conversion to Roman Catholicism. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper and the back end papers. Mild bumping to the corners. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. View more info

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The Desert Mothers, Spiritual Practices from the Women of the Wilderness.

By: Earle, Mary C.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Harrisburg, New York., Morehouse Publishing.: 2007

Seller ID: 30789

ISBN: 0819221562

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 89 pp. "Explore the unique spirituality of the desert mothers and learn ways to apply their wisdom today." Earle is an Episcopal priest, spiritual director and writer. Footnotes, references. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Differences Between the Orthodox Church and Roman Catholicism.

By: Economides, Irene.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Athens, Greece., 1998

Seller ID: 16490

ISBN: 9608514134

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; 54, (10) pp. 13th complete edition. Authorized by the Holy Synod of the Church of Greece. Some b/w photos and illustration s, bibliography. An explanation for the general public. Minor soiling on cover; text clean and tight. View more info

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Canute's Tower, St. Beuno's. 1848-1989.

By: Edwards, Paul.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Leominster, UK., Fowler Wright Books / Gracewing.: 1990

Seller ID: 24808

ISBN: 0852441517

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; viii - 155 pp. From the back cover: "From its original foundation in 1848 as a Jesuit training house, St. Beuno's has played a unique role in the development of Catholicism in England. Today St. Beuno's is at the forefront of the retreat movement, a world renowned centre for Ignatian spirituality. Gerard Manley Hopkins, (who wrote his most famous works while at St. Beuno's) George Tyrrell, Martin D'Arcy, Gerard Hughes and many others have all played their parts in the story of St. Beuno's". Five page index at the back. The book appears to have never been used. View more info

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A Select Bibliography of the History of the Catholic Church in the United States.

By: Ellis, John Tracy.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York., The Declan X. McMullen Company.: 1947

Seller ID: 29973

Condition: Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (8) - 96 pp. Blue wraps with black lettering. Eight principal sections with 775 entries in total: "Guides", Archival Centers", "General Works", "Colonial Period, 1491-1789", "Middle Period, 1789-1866", "Later Period, 1866-1946", "Periodicals", "Catholic Historical Societies" followed by an 8 page index. Library markings are a label on the front cover, library stamp on the title page and library attachments on the inside of the back cover and the blank section of the last printed page. The covers show wear with gener... View more info

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Catholics in Colonial America.

By: Ellis, John Tracy.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Wshington, DC., American Ecclesiastical Review.: (1957)

Seller ID: 30104

Condition: Good


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; (2) - 78 pp. Blue wrappers with black lettering in a saddle stapled binding. First published as a series of articles in the American Ecclesiastical Review, volume CXXXVI, running from January to March of 1957. Ellis was a professor of Church History at the Catholic University of America in DC at the time of writing. This is a reprint of those articles by the original publisher. Footnoted throughout. Usual library markings and with the covers having mild wear and light soiling and with moderate wear to the spine fold of the covers. Otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Quater-vingt (80) siècles d'histoire à Abou-Gosh: L'Emmaus des Croisés.

By: Englebert, Omer.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Paris, France., Editions Albin Michel.: 1968

Seller ID: 26731

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 88 pp. A history of an early Crusader church now a Benedictine Monastery located in this Israeli Arab town. Illustrated with 4 black and white full page photographs. Mild wear to the covers and the spine is a tad darkened, otherwise clean and tight. View more info

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The Spirit of the Counter-Reformation: The Birkbeck Lectures in Ecclesiasti cal History Given in the University of Cambridge in May, 1951.

By: Evennett, H. Outram.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: London, UK., Cambridge At The University Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5371

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xiii - (1) - 158 - (2) pp. Blue cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Usual library markings (Jesuit Novitiate library) - one external marking - library catalogue on spine. Subtitled "The Birkbeck Lectures in Ecclesiastical History given in the University of Cambridge in May, 1951." Edited and with a postscript by John Bossy. Extensive list of cited works and index. View more info

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Pope John and the Ecumenical Council: A Diary of the Second Vatican Council, September - December 1962.

By: Falconi, Carlo.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York., World Publishing.: 1964

Seller ID: 24423

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 373 pp. White cloth over boards with gilt lettering on a red spine panel. Falconi kept a diary while he observed and commented on the Council. Using that diary plus newspaper accounts he wrote during that time, provides Falconi with the basis for this book. Library markings are a stamp on the front paste down end paper and an unused pocket on the back paste down end paper. Both book and jacket show only mild shelf wear to the head and tail edges, otherwise clean and tight. ; Ex-Library View more info

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Love Spans the Centuries: 1642 - 1821. Volume 1 only.

By: Fauteux SGM., Albina.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Meridian Press.: 1987

Seller ID: 24974

ISBN: 2920417124

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; Volume I: "Love Spans the Centuries, 1642 - 1821". The origin and development of the Institute of the Sisters of Charity of Montreal "Grey Nuns". Translated by Antoinette Bezaire from the original French edition published in 1915. The covers show a mere whisper of shelf wear. View more info

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Love Spans the Centuries: 1642 - 1821. Volume 1 only.

By: Fauteux SGM., Albina.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Meridian Press.: 1987

Seller ID: 24975

ISBN: 2920417124

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; Volume I: "Love Spans the Centuries, 1642 - 1821". The origin and development of the Institute of the Sisters of Charity of Montreal "Grey Nuns". Translated by Antoinette Bezaire from the original French edition published in 1915. The covers show a mere whisper of shelf wear. Signed and dated by the translator on the first page.; Signed by Translator View more info

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Love Spans the Centuries: 1642 - 1821. 1821 - 1853. 1853 - 1877, 1877 - 1910. 1910 - 1935. 5 Volumes.

By: Fauteux SGM., Albina: Clementine Drouin SGM., Estelle Mitchell SGM.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: montreal, Quebec., Meridian Press.: 1987 - 2000

Seller ID: 24955

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; Volume I (ISBN 2920417134) (1987): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1642 - 1821". 444 pp. Volume II (ISBN 292041741X) (1988): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1821 - 1853". 363 pp. Volume III (ISBN 2929058127) (1990): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1853 - 1877". 262 pp. Volume IV (ISBN 2894150458) (1991): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1877 - 1910". 383 pp. Volume V (ISBN 0929058267) (2000): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1910 - 1935 With Open Hearts and Ready Hands". 317 pp. The origin and development of the Institute of the Sisters of Charity of Montreal &#... View more info

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Love Spans the Centuries: 1642 - 1821. 1821 - 1853. 1853 - 1877, 1877 - 1910. 4 Volumes.

By: Fauteux SGM., Albina: Clementine Drouin SGM., Estelle Mitchell SGM.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Meridian Press.: 1987 - 1991

Seller ID: 24973

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; Volume I (ISBN 2920417134) (1987): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1642 - 1821". 444 pp. Volume II (ISBN 292041741X) (1988): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1821 - 1853". 363 pp. Volume III (ISBN 2929058127) (1990): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1853 - 1877". 262 pp. Volume IV (ISBN 2894150458) (1991): "Love Spans the Centuries, 1877 - 1910". 383 pp. The origin and development of the Institute of the Sisters of Charity of Montreal "Grey Nuns".These four volumes are translated by Antoinette Bezaire from the original French editions published from 19... View more info

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From Darkness to Light: What It Meant to Become a Christian in the Early Church.

By: Field OSB., Anne.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan., Servant Books.: 1978

Seller ID: 23498

ISBN: 0892830611

Condition: Very Good-


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 210 pp. From the back cover: "Anne Field . . . has reconstructed the teaching and rites that brought new Christians to this moment of grace. By carefully editing and paraphrasing texts that survive from the fourth and fifth centuries, she takes readers back through a course of instruction designed to change lives". A clean and tight text with minor wear to the cover edges. View more info