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image of Vajrakilaya Putri Regphung [cover title] / The Miraculous Activity Sadhana of Vajrakilaya, A Razor Which Subdues  the Warring Classes of Demonic Forces. Oral Commentary by the Venerable Gyatrul Rinpoche to the terma of H.H. Dudjom Rinpoche.  Translated by Sangye Khandro, Edited by Ian Villarreal

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Greenbrae CA: Yeshe Melong; Pacific Region Yeshe Nyingpo Media & Archives, 1994. Pamphlet. 51p., softbound, a pamphlet in plain printed 8.5x5.5 inch wraps. Faintest hint of any handling or age, really as new.
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image of Poimandres en Philo; een vergelijking van Poimandres # 12- #32 met Philo's uitleg van Genesis I, 26-27 en II, 7

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Netherlands: J. Musses / Purmerend, 1935. Paperback. Thesis: text entirely in the Dutch language. Softbound in 9.5x6 inch plain printed wraps. Spine has a damp-stained heel and is toned and wrinkled, while overlapping covers have become edgeworn. Laid in loose is a 2-page addendum ("Stellingen") which is very edgeworn Perfectly clean and unmarked within, a… Read more
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image of Mysterium Pansophicum; Theosophisch-pansophische Schriften. Herausgegeben und kommentiert von Gerhard Wehr

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Freiburg im Breisgau: Aurum Verlag, 1980. Paperback. 165p., plus appended publisher's menu, softbound in 8x5 inch bright yellow frenchfold wraps. Perfectly sound, clean and unmarked, a fine copy.
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image of What if? Quaderno 5, Ecominutiae. Second Edition

What if? Quaderno 5, Ecominutiae. Second Edition

by Soleri, Paolo

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Published
2003
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£9.00

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Mayer AZ: Soleri Book Initiatives / Cosanti Foundation, 2003. Paperback. 28p., color exhibit photography showing paintings and sculptures throughout a running text, a large pamphlet-style paperbound in 11.5x9.5 inch glossy plain printed white wraps. The booklet has sustained a 3/4 inch tear to foredge margin that also affects (dents) adjacent leaves. Expect handling crimps along spinefold. Otherwise sound, and… Read more
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image of Apples and Persimmons. A heavenly discourse between Paul Cezanne and Mu-ch'i on the ends of painting, written by Theodore Bowie

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Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1966. Pamphlet. Unpaginated concept item given finepress treatment with presswork on various excellent papers, some rubrication with two fold-out leaves printed especially for this multicultural item in Chinese characters and in French (main text however being English). Upright pamphlet sewn with red thread into 11x6 inch printed wraps, some hand-stamped fruit imagery within (as issued),… Read more
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Daily Readings in the Buddha, Truth and Brotherhood

by Nekoda, Ensei Hitoshi, editor

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Published
1962
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San Francisco: Bureau of Buddhist Education, Buddhist Churches of America, 1962. Pamphlet. 61p., professionally printed on alkaline paperstock, a small softbound in 6.5x4.5 inch titled wraps. Externally has a touch of dust and faint edgewear, entirely clean and unmarked within, a very good copy; it is inscribed and signed by Nekoda on the first blank, datelining 1965. Texts are… Read more
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Naam or Word

by Singh, Kirpal

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Published
1981
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£11.25

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Anaheim CA: Ruhani Satsang, Divine Science of the Soul, 1981. Paperback. 335p., softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch glazed wraps, a very good copy: clean, sound and unmarked.
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A Recapitulation of Baba's Divine Teachings, As Selected by Grace J. McMartin [second edition]

by McMartin, Grace J., compiler. Bhagwan Shri Sathya Sai Baba, speeches

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Published
1982
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Hyderabad: Published either by the Ashram or by a devotee, 1982. Paperback. 377p., illustrated with a couple of color and b&w photos of Baba (one solely of his feet), softbound in 7.5x5.5 inch photo-decorated wraps. Externally a little edgeworn, internally the feet-photo is coming loose (not yet detached), a good clean unmarked copy.
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image of The Cultural Heritage of India; Sri Ramakrishna Centenary Memorial. Volume II [only]

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Calcutta: Sri Ramakrishna Centenary Committee, 1936. Hardcover. ix, 617p., illustrated with numerous fullpage b&w photographs many of which tissue-guarded, hardbound in 9.5x7 inch maroon oilcloth boards titled and decorated gilt. Rather edgeworn: extremities have fabric showing through the laminate, spine panel's tail rim has a short tear and fray, and there is a small puncture close to the head… Read more
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image of Ismail Hakki Bursevi's Translation of Kernel of the Kernel by Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi

Ismail Hakki Bursevi's Translation of Kernel of the Kernel by Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi

by Muhyiddin Ibn 'Arabi, Ismail Hakki Bursevi

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Published
1997
ISBN
9780904975086
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£33.75

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Roxburgh Scotland: Beshara Publications, 1997. Hardcover. Reissue of the 1981 Englishing of Bursevi's translation into Turkish of the Arabic original; small hardbound in gilt-titled 8.5x5.5 inch blue boards and glossy yellow dust jacket. Jacket is slightly edgeworn, casebinding shows a faint reader's crease, a clean sound unmarked copy. Translator Bursevi himself is a Renaissance period scholar, b.1653.
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Road to War

by Denner, Richard

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2003
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Sebastopol: Self-published by the author as dPress, 2003. Pamphlet. 40p., 5.5x8.5 inches, poetry and photos, very good first edition chapbook in sewn pictorial wraps. Former bookseller at Moe's Books and member of the Berkley Street Poets. Transgressive aggressive poetry.
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image of Light on the Mountain: Mt. Tamalpais, trails and valleys, a poet's view Marin County, California

Light on the Mountain: Mt. Tamalpais, trails and valleys, a poet's view Marin County, California

by Stoelting, Laurie W., illustrated by Kay F. Anderson, Eric & Laurie Stoelting

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Published
2000
ISBN
9780615117775
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Mill Valley: Self-published by the author as Field Trips, 2000. Paperback. 49p., illustrated with vignette sketches, titlepage in two colors, presswork by Ed Rayher at Swamp Press in Goudy Old Style. Sewn softbound in 4.75x6.5 inch wraps, competent American-style haiku about Mount Tam in Marin, #525/550 copies in wraps with two dust jackets: a titled subtle dj that is… Read more
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Hermetic Definitions

by H. D. [Hilda Doolittle]

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Published
1971
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£18.75

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[no place]: pirated, 1971. Paperback. [58p] decorative rubricated rose design on title page; a very attractive, supposedly pirated edition of HD poetry limited to 1600 copies, paperback in plain gray wraps with French-fold covers.
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The Love-Ananda Gita (The Wisdom-Song of Non-Separateness);

by Heart-Master Da

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Published
1989
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San Rafael, CA: Dawn Horse Press, 1989. Spiral Bound. 191p., plastic comb-bound, 8.5x11 inches, pre-publication galleys of chapters in various May 1989 drafts. Includes laid-in non-formatted printout of Introduction by Saniel Bonder. Material by and about the spiritual "master" variously known as Da Free John, Heart-Master Da, and a dozen other ever-changing names. Very good.
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image of The Gestures of Silence / I Segni del Silenzio. India e Monasticism: An Attentive Culture. Translation by Ugo Caroli

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Napoli / Roma: Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane, 1987. Oversized Paperback. Unpaginated prefatory essay in English (perhaps 40p.), 270p. of b&w fullpage photos accompanied by Italian text. Oversize paperbound, 11.5x9.5 inches, the matte-white wraps have picked up a little dust-soil and have some mild edgewear, a very good copy. La musica e la danza; Collana diretta da Franco Carlo Ricci 1.… Read more
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image of Gwion Gwion, Dulwan Mamaa. Ngarjno, Ungudman, Banggal, Nyawarra [content authors] Secret and Sacred Pathways of the Ngarinyin Aboriginal People of Australia. [Jeff Doring, narratives editing and observations]

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Koln: Konemann, 2000. Hardcover. 336p., heavy coated paperstock with profuse color site, artifact and portrait photography; text is in English, French and German, and has a lengthy glossary of Aborigine appended. First edition openweave orange cloth boards in glossy colorphoto dust jacket, 11.5x10 inches; entirely clean and sound, a fine copy. A printed warning is featured prominently, directed to… Read more
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Biography in Late Antiquity: A Quest for the Holy Man

by Cox, Patricia

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780520046122
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£11.25

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1983. Hardcover. xvi, 166p., clothbacked boards in two fabrics, titled gilt on black, glossy maroon dust jacket. Entirely clean and sound, a fine copy. Discussion of Porphyry's Life of Plotinus and Eusebius' Life of Origen.
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image of No Boundary; Eastern and Western Approaches to Personal Growth

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Boston: Shambhala, 1985. ix, 160p., index, glossy trade-size wraps; a fine clean copy.
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Islamic way of life

by A'la Maududi, Abul

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Published
2000
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Karachi: Darul Ishaat Islamiya, 2000. 110p., largepoint type, trade-size glossy wraps, title page bears a former owner's presentation inscription; a very good copy.
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image of Masters of Wisdom of Central Asia, translated from the Turkish by Muhtar Holland

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Moorcote: Coombe Springs Press, 1983. vii+158p., wraps, very good. Doctrinal explication and biographical treatment of the Khwajagan (Masters of Wisdom) by one of J.G. Bennett's teachers, "a living Sufi master
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