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The Hermeneutics of Sacred Architecture: Experience, Interpretation, Comparison. Volumes One and Two

by Lindsay Jones

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Published
2000
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Near Fine Plus
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First Edition
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$165.00

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Cambridge: Harvard University Center for the Study of World Religions/Harvard University Press, 2000. two volumes complete. cloth, hard covers in dust jackets., vol. 1 has one tiny stray pen flick on an endpaper, negligible impact as mark. no other flaws, no wear. clean. no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, clips, creases. tight bindings. appears unused.; there is no… Read more
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Sinai: Treasures of the Monastery of Saint Catherine

by Konstantinos A. Manafis, Editor

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Published
1990
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Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789602131589
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$120.00

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Athens: Ekdotike Athenon, 1990. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket in strong illustrated slipcase. large, heavy book., very slight, minor wear to dj, negligible impact. paperclip-ghost to margin of a couple of pages in middle of book. no other flaws or wear. clean, bright copy. no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding, hinges.; the half-title page… Read more
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The Feast of Saint Abraham: Medieval Millenarians and the Jews

by Robert E. Lerner

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Published
2001
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Fine
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First Edition /First Printing
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9780812235678
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$28.00

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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, clips, etc. tight binding.; viii-186pp., 2 b/w figures.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Mauritius: Der Heilige Mohr/The Black Saint Maurice

by Gude Suckale-Redlefsen

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Published
1987
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Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780939594030
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$92.00

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Houston/Munchen, Zurich: Menil Foundation and Verlag Schnell Steiner, 1987. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding.; parallel german/english text.; 295pp., 8 color plates, numerous b/w illustrations. map endpapers. the iconography of a christian saint.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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$92.00
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The Life of St. Hugh of Avalon, Bishop of Lincoln 1186-1200

by Gerald of Wales (Giraldus Cambrensis). Edited and Translated by Richard M. Loomis

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Published
1985
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Near Fine Plus
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First Edition
ISBN
9780824087838
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$45.00

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New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1985. cloth, hard cover. no flaws or wear. clean. no markings of any variety. no bumps. tight binding.; volume 31, series a, garland library of medieval literature. not a contemporary copy or x-lib.; lxv-132pp., maps, figures, photos. has the original latin text and the facing page english translation.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine… Read more
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Martyrs and Martyrologies. Papers Read at the 1992 Summer Meeting and the 1993 Winter Meeting of the Ecclesiastical History Society

by Diana Wood, Editor

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780631188681
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$48.00

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Oxford, UK/Cambridge, MA: Blackwell Publishers for the Ecclesiastical History Society, 1993. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., minor signs of wear to small places on exterior. clean. no writing or markings. no chips, tears. strong binding.; english text.; xviii-497pp., 33 articles and essays by various contributors.studies in church history, volume 30.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo -… Read more
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Veronica and Her Cloth: History, Symbolism, and Structure of a True Image

by Ewa Kuryluk

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Published
1991
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Near Fine Plus
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First Edition
ISBN
9780631178132
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$42.00

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Cambridge, MA/Oxford, UK: Basil Blackwell, 1991. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean. no markings. no bumps, tears, clips. tight binding. very nice copy.; english text.; xvi-272pp., 35 b/w illustrations.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Judische Hagiographie Im Mittelalterlichen Aschkenas

by Lucia Raspe

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Published
2006
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9783161485756
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$100.00

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Tubingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2006. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no wear or flaws. clean, no writing or markings. tight binding. appears unused.; german text. texts and studies in medieval and early modern judaism, 19.; xii-403pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Sinai: Treasures of the Monastery of Saint Catherine

by Konstantinos A. Manafis, Editor

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Published
1990
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Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789602131589
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$120.00

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Athens: Ekdotike Athenon, 1990. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket in strong illustrated slipcase. large, heavy book., very slight, minor wear to dj, negligible impact. paperclip-ghost to margin of a couple of pages in middle of book. no other flaws or wear. clean, bright copy. no text or exterior markings. no bumps, tears, chips. strong binding, hinges.; the half-title page… Read more
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The Flowering of Mysticism: The Friends of God in the Fourteenth Century

by Rufus M. Jones

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Published
1939
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition /First Printing
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$35.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1939. cloth, hard cover. brick-red with gilt to spine. nice bookshop label to ffep. minor tanning to each pastedown from printer's adhesive. no other flaws. clean. no markings. no bumps or exterior wear. strong binding.; states first printing.270pp., various 14th century religious mystical movements and their leaders.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good… Read more
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The Legend of the Middle Ages: Philosophical Explorations of Medieval Christianity, Judaism, and Islam

by Remi Brague

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Published
2009
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Near Fine
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First Edition /First Printing
ISBN
9780226070803
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$35.00

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., minor bumps to bottom fore-corner tips of boards - not textblock.no other flaws or wear. clean, no markings. no clips, tears, chips. tight binding.; translated by lydia g. cochrane.; ix-287pp.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Calvinist Preaching and Iconoclasm in the Netherlands 1544-1569

by Phyllis Mack Crew

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Published
1978
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Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780521217392
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$52.00

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Cambridge, U.K./NY: Cambridge University Press, 1978. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., name/place/date of prior owner (an art historian with a dutch specialty) to front free endpaper. no ther writing or markings. no wear. clean. no bumps or tears. tight binding.; english text.; 221pp. with some unnumbered preliminaries. map.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo -… Read more
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Erasmus and the Jews

by Shimon Markish

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Published
1986
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition /First Printing
ISBN
9780226505909
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$28.00

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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1986. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., two minute dots to top-edge, less than pin-heads. name/place/date of art historian prior owner on front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. no text markings. clean, no bumps, tears. a very nice copy with a tight binding.; english text is translation by anthony olcott, with afterword by… Read more
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Platonic Theology, Volume 6, Books XVII-XVIII

by Marsilio Ficino

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Published
2006
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Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780674019867
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$58.00

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Cambridge/London: The I Tatti Renaissance Library/Harvard University Press, 2006. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. volume 6 ONLY., one faint and very small smudge to dj cover, truly minor. no other flaws or wear. an unused copy.; english translation by michael j. b. allen. latin text edited by james hankins with william bowen. vii-415pp. contains index for the full set..… Read more
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The Ethiopian Church

by Ephraim Isaac, with Marjorie LeMay

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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$48.00

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Boston: Henry N. Sawyer Company, 1968. hard cover, illustrated boards., only minute wear to some corners, negligible impact. small offset-smudge on title-page. no other flaws or wear. a well preserved, clean copy. no markings. strong binding.; 59pp., 14 tipped-in color plates. 3 b/w illustrations. introduction to the christian religion of ethiopia, its history, how it is distinct from the copts..… Read more
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African Zion: The Sacred Art of Ethiopia

by Marilyn Heldman, Stuart C. Munro-Hay, et al.

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Published
1993
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, U.S., Softcover
ISBN
9780300059151
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$52.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1993. soft cover. gift inscription on half-title page. only very slight exterior rubbing, truly minor. no other flaws. no other writing or markings. tight sewn binding.; xi-272pp., illustrated throughout in color, some b/w., contains seven essays and six catalogue sections authored by nine contributors. examines ethiopian christian art with its coptic, nubian, byzantine influences.. First… Read more
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The Art of the Book: Its Place in Medieval Worship

by Margaret M. Manion and Bernard J. Muir, Editors

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Published
1998
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780859895668
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$72.00

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Exeter, Devon: University of Exeter Press, 1998. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., small owner signature and date to corner of front free endpaper. very small closed edge-tear to dj back panel. book has truly minor skew if you sight down fore-edge. easily remedied by proper storage. no other flaws. clean, no text or exterior markings. strong binding despite above.;… Read more
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$72.00
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Muslim Devotional Art in India

by Yousuf Saeed

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Published
2012
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Near Fine Plus
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780415678384
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$79.00

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London/NY: Routledge, 2012. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., one color illustration has minor offset to facing page with no loss of text. no other flaws or wear. clean, no markings or writing. tight binding. appears unused.; english text.; x-209pp., 100 illustrations, most all in color.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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The Devil a Monk Would be: A Survey of Sex and Celibacy in Religion

by T. Clifton Longworth

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Edition
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$62.00

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London: Herbert Joseph Limited , 1936. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., dj has some rubbing, creasing, and two tiny closed edge-tears, yet it is all there. exterior of boards show some rubbing. no writing or markings, no spotting. sturdy binding.; dj states - first cheap edition, now 7/6 net, originally published at one guinea. no date, circa 1936. lurid… Read more
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The History of the Inquisition of Spain, from the Time of Its Establishment to the Reign of Ferdinand VII

by D. Juan Antonio Llorente

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Published
1843
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Edition
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$85.00

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Philadelphia: James M. Campbell and Co., 1843. hard cover, marbled paper covered boards with leather spine and corners, 5 raised bands and gilt lettering, decoration to spine. the boards and leather have some rubbing and scuffing, but are in above average condition. textblock edges are finely and uniformly foxed, as are the endpapers. the printed pages have only a few… Read more
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$85.00