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The Shepherd-Prince. [Ahavat Tsiyon] A historical romance of the days of Isaiah

By: Abraham Mapu; Translator-Benjamin A. M. Schapiro ; Introduction-Robert Dick Wilson; Illustrator-Herbert Deland Williams

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Published By the Translator - Benjamin A. M. Schapiro: 1922

Seller ID: 44914

ISBN: B000L1ZCYM

Condition: Used - Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. . Gilt on top edge. Sunned spine. .................................. Abraham Mapu (1808 in Vilijampole, Kaunas – 1867 in Königsberg, Prussia) was a Lithuanian Jewish novelist in Hebrew of the Haskalah ('enlightenment') movement. His novels, with their lively plots encompassing heroism, adventure and romantic love in Biblical settings, contributed to the rise of the Zionist movement. View more info

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Fables of Aesop According to Sir Roger L'Estrange, with Fifty Drawings by Alexander Calder

By: Aesop; Translator-Roger L'Estrange; Illustrator-Alexander Calder

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: June 1967

Seller ID: 69358

ISBN: 0486217809

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . This Dover volume brings into general circulation for the first time a rare edition of Aesop's Fables issued in Paris in 1931 and limited to only 665 copies. The book combines the 1692 translation of the Fables by English journalist Sir Roger L'Estrange with 50 drawings created especially as illustration for the tales by American sculptor, painter, and illustrator Alexander Calder. ... View more info

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The Historical Road of Eastern Orthodoxy

By: Alexander Schmemann; Translator-Lydia W. Kesich

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 69795

ISBN: 281BNB1003397

Condition: Collectible - Good


Signed and inscribed by Author. 1st Edition (Holt, Rinehart - 1963). No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. DJ is good with edge tears and light foxing. . . . . . . . . . TOC: 1.) The beginning of the church -- 2.) The triumph of Christianity -- 3.) The age of the ecumenical councils -- 4.) Byzantium -- 5.) The dark ages -- 6.) Russian orthodoxy.. . . . . . . . A stimulating interpretation of the history of Eastern Christianity, this b... View more info

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Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (Scholastic, 50039)

By: Anne Frank; Translator-B. M. Mooyaart-Doubleday; Introduction-Elenor Roosevelt; Preface-George Stevens

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Scholastic Book / Pocket Books: May 1966

Seller ID: 67272

ISBN: B003KV39KE

Condition: Used - Very Good


Special Scholastic Book Edition (May 1966) Scholastic Book Services 50039 - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. Spine not creased. View more info

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The Wisdom of Ben Sira (The Anchor Yale Bible Commentaries)

By: Ben Sira. Translator-Patrick W. Skehan; Introduction-Alexander A. Di Lella

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Yale University Press: March 1995

Seller ID: 66841

ISBN: 0300139942

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . . The Wisdom of Ben Sira (Ecclesiasticus) contains the sayings of Ben Sira, arguably the last of Israel's wise men and its first professional scribe, whose world was defined and dominated by Greek ideas and ideals. This Hellenistic worldview challenged the adequacy of the religion passed down to the Palestinian Jews of the second century B.C.E. by their ancestors. Ben Sira's trainin... View more info

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Rite of Confirmation: Approved for use in the Dioceses of the United States of America by the National Conference of Catholic Bishops and Confirmed by the Apostolic See

By: Bishops' Committee on the Liturgy; Translator-International Commission on English in the Liturgy

Price: $39.95

Publisher: National Conference of Catholic Bishops: 1977

Seller ID: 59775

ISBN: 281BNB1003124

Condition: Used - Good


Red leatherNo marks or writing observed in text. Some paper clip marks at top edge. Binding tight and square. 2 silk page marks. . . . . . . . . . . . . . TOC: * DECREE -- * APOSTOLIC CONSTITUTION -- * INTRODUCTION -- 1.) Rite of Confirmation within Mass -- 2.) Rite of Confirmation outside Mass -- 3.) Rite of Confirmation by a minister who is not a bishop -- 4.) Confirmation of a person in danger of death -- * APPENDIX I: Opening prayers and prayers after ... View more info

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Who Is Christ for Us?

By: Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Translator-Craig L. Nessan; Introduction- Renate Wind

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Fortress Press: March 2002

Seller ID: 65794

ISBN: 0800634802

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. GEntly read if at all. . . . . . . . This volume consists of excerpts from Bonhoeffer's 1933 lectures that insisted Christians encounter Jesus Christ as a living person today, as well as in history and church life. View more info

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Fiction from Prison Gathering Up the Past

By: Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Translator-Ursula Hoffmann; Editors-Renate Bethge, Clifford Green

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Fortress Press: 1981

Seller ID: 65793

ISBN: B000S63OYK

Condition: Used - Good


Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. No DJ. . . . . . . . TOC: * INTRODUCTION to the English edition by Clifford Green -- * INTRODUCTION by Renate and Eberhard Bethge -- 2.) Drama -- 3.) Novel -- 4.) Documents 4a.) Constitution by Klaus Bonhoeffer 4b.) The house on Wangenheimstrasse by Emmi Bonhoeffer -- 5.) Dietrich Bonhoeffer's prison fiction : a commentary by Ruth Zerner -- 6.) Dietrich Bonhoeffe... View more info

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A Presocratics Reader (Selected Fragments and Testimonia)

By: Editor-Patricia Curd; Translator-Richard D. McKirahan

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Hackett Pub Co: March 1996

Seller ID: 70026

ISBN: 0872203263

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . Ideal for a two-to-three week introduction to the Presocratics and Sophists, this volume offers a selection of the extant remains of early Greek philosophical thought on cosmology, metaphysics, epistemology, and ethics, together with unobtrusive, minimally interpretive editorial material: an introduction, brief headnotes, maps, and a concordance. View more info

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The Division of Labor In Society

By: Emile Durkheim; Translator-W. D. Halls; Introduction-Lewis A. Coser

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Free Press / Macmillan: 1984

Seller ID: 65797

ISBN: 0029079500

Condition: Used - Good


Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. A few doggeared pages. Binding tight and square. . . . . . . TOC: PART I. The function of the division of labour: 1.) The method of determining this function -- 2.) Mechanical solidarity, or solidarity by similarities -- 3.) Solidarity arising from the division of labour, or organic solidarity -- 4.) Another proof of the preceding theory -- 5.) The increasing preponderance of organic solidarity... View more info

Emil And The Detectivies

By: Erich Kã¤stner; Walter Trier [Illustrator]; Maurice Sendak [Introduction]; J.D. Stahl [Translator];

Price: $8.95

Publisher: The Overlook Press: 2007

Seller ID: 57258

ISBN: 1585675865

Condition: Used - Good


Pages Clean, No Marks. Dust Cover Has Water Mark On Front Cover. Dust jacket has water stain on front. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

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Immaculate Conception: Panorama of the Marian Doctrine of Blessed Maximilian Kolbe

By: Ernesto Piacentini; Translator-Donald Kos

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Franciscan Marytown Press: 1974

Seller ID: 60995

ISBN: B002J04R9O

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. Light rubbing on cover. . . . . . . . . . . . . . TOC: INTRODUCTION -- 1.) The Imaculate Conception -- 2.) Universal Mediation -- 3.) The Divine and Spiritual Motherhood -- 4.) The Nature of Blessed Maximilian's Mariology -- 5.) Relationship of Marian Doctrine and Cult in Blessed Kolbe -- CONCLUSION -- APPENDIX: A Biographical profile of Blessed Maximilian Kolbe . . . . . . . . . . Excerpted ... View more info

Introduction to Philosophy

By: Friedrich Paulsen; Translator-Frank Thilly

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: January 1912

Seller ID: 40363

ISBN: B00HAMJ92Q

Condition: Used - Good


2nd American Edition from 3rd German Edition - Has some marks & writing in text. Binding tight and square. No DJ. Eminently readable and useable View more info

George Buchanan's Law of Kingship: 'De Lure Regini Apud Scotos Dialogus'

By: George Buchanan; Translator and Editor-Martin S. Smith, Roger A. Mason ; Introduction Roger A. Mason.

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Saltire Society: December 2006

Seller ID: 15693

ISBN: 0854110992

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No apparent marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Cover has light shelf wear. Appears unread. . ....................... ........................ ....................... The constitutional theories of George Buchanan, Scotland's greatest Renaissance poet and thinker, are as fresh and necessary now, five centuries after his birth, as when he first began to set them down as De Lure Regni ... View more info

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Bed 29 and Other Stories (Folio Society)

By: Guy de Maupassnt; Translator-Donald Adamson; Illustrator-Helen Smithson

Price: $8.95

Publisher: The Folio Society: 1993

Seller ID: 68880

ISBN: B000ILIX00

Condition: Used - Very Good


VERY GOOD+ in slipcase. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. . . . . . TABLE OF CONTENTS: * INTRODUCTION -- 1.) The anatomical model's hand -- 2.) Simon's dad -- 3.) At home -- 4.) A day out in the country -- 5.) The log -- 6.) An old man -- 7.) Down a country lane -- 8.) On Christmas Eve -- 9.) On horseback -- 10.) At sea -- 11.) An apparition -- 12.) A coward -- 13.) The umbrella -- 14.) Hap... View more info

Christian Faith: An Introduction to the Study of the Faith (Revised Edition)

By: Hendrikus Berkhof; Translator-Sierd Woudstra

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: November 1990

Seller ID: 41770

ISBN: 0802805485

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Crease on back cover................................... TOC: xxii, 572 pages ; 24 cm Contents: Introduction. Prolegomena ; Religion ; Faith ; Christian faith ; Study of the Christian faith : motives and essence ; Study of the Christian faith : reach and limits -- Revelation. Internal prolegomena ; Revelation : phenomenological and theological ; T... View more info

Augustinianism and Modern Theology (Milestones in Catholic Theology)

By: Henri de Lubac; Translator-Lancelot Sheppard; Introduction-Louis Dupre

Price: $39.95

Publisher: The Crossroad Publishing Company / Herder & Herder: 2015

Seller ID: 54518

ISBN: 0824518020

Condition: Used - Very Good


2015 printing - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Light wear on cover. Gently read if at all. . . . . . . . . . . . This companion volume to The Mystery of the Supernatural focuses on the idea of pure nature and its origins in nominalist readings of Augustine. View more info

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Munich, or the Phoney Peace

By: Henri Nogueres; Translator-Patrick O'Brian

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1965

Edition: First American

Seller ID: 60554

ISBN: B001PBH146

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. No DJ. . . . . . . . . . . . TOC: INTRODUCTION ---------------- PART ONE: After Austria, Czechoslovakia -- 1.) The Austrian dress-rehearsal -- 2.) Czechoslovakia 1938 -- 3.) The vice tightens -- 4.) The May crisis -- 5.) Lord Runciman appears -- 6.) Priority for Operation Green ---------------- PART TWO: On the slope -- 1.) The road to Berchtesgaden -- 2.) The first surre... View more info

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Kant: Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy)

By: Immanuel Kant; Translator-Michael Friedman

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: October 2004

Seller ID: 69362

ISBN: 0521544750

Condition: Used - Very Good


VERY GOOD+ No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . Immanuel Kant was actively concerned with issues in the philosophy of natural science throughout his career. The Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science presents his most mature reflections on these themes in the context of both his critical philosophy, presented in the Critique of Pure Reason, and the natural science of his time. This volume features a new translatio... View more info

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Les Actes des Apotres (La Sainte Bible)

By: Introduction-L. Cerfaux; Translator-J. Dupont

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Les Editions Du Cerf: 1958

Seller ID: 56895

ISBN: B0014Y03DA

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. Private owners shelf number taped to spine and stamp on inside page. Text in French View more info