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Call Me by My True Names

by NHAT HANH, THICH

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Published
1993
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Fine in original cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition
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Berkeley: Parallax Press, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 9.5 in. [viii], 182, [2] pp. With several black & white illustrations.
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Bhagavad Gita: A New Translation

by MITCHELL, STEPHEN, Translated by

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Published
2000
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Light spotting to edges, otherwise fine in original two-toned boards and fine dust jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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New York: Harmony Books, 2000. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Light spotting to edges, otherwise fine in original two-toned boards and fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.875 x 9.5 in. 223, [1 blank] pp. Briefly inscribed by translator Stephen Mitchell on half-title.
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Nicholas of Cusa: Selected Spiritual Writings

by NICHOLAS OF CUSA

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Published
1997
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First Edition
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New York: Paulist Press, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original pictorial boards.. Large octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xxi, [1 blank], 362, [3 adverts], [13 blanks] pp. Translated and introduced by H. Lawrence Bond, with a preface by Morimichi Watanabe. Uncommon in hardcover.
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The Early Days of Christian Socialism in America [Association Copy]

by DOMBROWSKI, JAMES

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Published
1936
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Covers and endpapers very lightly soiled, otherwise near fine in original cloth, titled in gilt on spine.
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First Edition
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Covers and endpapers very lightly soiled, otherwise near fine in original cloth, titled in gilt on spine.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.75 in. viii, [2], 208, [4 blanks] pp. Inscribed to preacher & activist Howard "Buck" Kester and his wife Alice by James Dombrowski in year of publication on front… Read more
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Knowing How to Know: A Practical Philosophy in the Sufi Tradition

by SHAH, IDRIES

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Published
1998
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Fine in original paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition
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9780863040726
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London: Octagon Press, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original paper-covered boards and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.75 in. xiii, 343 pp.
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The Philokalia: A Classic Text of Orthodox Spirituality

by BINGAMAN, BROCK and BRADLEY NASSIF, Editors

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Published
2012
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Fine in original matte wrappers.
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First Paperback Edition, First Printing
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. First Paperback Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine in original matte wrappers.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 in. xvi, 349, [1] pp.
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The Good People: New Fairylore Essays

by NARVÁEZ, PETER, Editor

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Published
1991
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Bookplate to front pastedown, otherwise fine in red cloth, titles in gilt.
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First Thus
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New York: Garland Publishing, 1991. First Thus. Hardcover. Bookplate to front pastedown, otherwise fine in red cloth, titles in gilt.. Octavo. 5.75 x 8.75 in. xiv, 519, [3 blank] pp. Illustrated with several black & white reproductions, including photographic frontispiece. Containing essays on Regional Fairylore, Fairy Belief and Religion, Physical Disorders, The Social Functions of Fairylore, Fairylore and… Read more
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God's Problem; How the Bible Fails to Answer Our Most Important Question - Why We Suffer

by EHRMAN, BART D.

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Published
2008
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Fine in original black boards lettered in gilt on the spine and in a fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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(New York): Harper One, 2008. First Edition, First Printing. Fine in original black boards lettered in gilt on the spine and in a fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.25 inches. x + 294 pp. The author is a recognized authority on the early Church and the life of Jesus. Signed by Ehrman on the title page… Read more
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Contributions to the Ecclesiastical History of the United States of America. Two volumes

by HAWKS, FRANCIS L.

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Published
1839
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Minor foxing and spotting to the text, still near fine in 3/4 red morocco over marbled boards, marbled endpapers, extra gilt spi
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First Edition
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New York: Harper and Brothers and John S. Taylor, 1839. First Edition. Hardcover. Minor foxing and spotting to the text, still near fine in 3/4 red morocco over marbled boards, marbled endpapers, extra gilt spines, teg.. Octavo. xvi - 332 + [ii] pp; xvi - 523 [i] pp. Volume 1 deals with the rise and early history of… Read more
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The Ghost Dance; Origins of Religion

by LA BARRE, WESTON

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Published
1972
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Very good in original deep pink pictorial wrappers lettered in white on the upper cover and spine.
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First Delta paperback edition
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(New York): Delta, 1972. First Delta paperback edition. Paperback. Very good in original deep pink pictorial wrappers lettered in white on the upper cover and spine.. Octavo. 5.25 x 8 inches. xvi [ii] + 677[i] + [vi] pp. "A magnificent book ... a major achievement. It is bound to become a classic." - Ashley Montagu. Inscribed by Weston… Read more
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The Psalms of David in Metre; According to the Version Approved by the Church of Scotland

by NEILSON, WILLIAM ALLAN, Introduction by

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Published
1928
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Ding to rear fore-edge, otherwise fine in original navy cloth, titles in gilt.
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First Edition
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Cambridge: Washburn & Thomas, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Ding to rear fore-edge, otherwise fine in original navy cloth, titles in gilt.. Narrow octavo. 4.75 x 7.875 in. [iv], 369 + [1] pp. One of 300 copies printed by Bruce Rogers at the press of William Edwin Rudge, Mount Vernon, NY.
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The Teachings of Padmasambhava

by GUENTHER, HERBERT

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Published
1996
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Fine in original green cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover and spine and in a fine dust jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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Leiden: E. J. Brill, 1996. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original green cloth lettered in gilt on the upper cover and spine and in a fine dust jacket.. Octavo. 6.25 x 9.5 inches. xii + 231 [i] + [iv] pp. An exploration of the ideas of the enigmatic and controversial visionary known as Padmasambhava. Published as… Read more
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Up to Our Steeples in Politics

by CAMPBELL, WILL D. and JAMES Y. HOLLOWAY

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Published
1970
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Near fine in original red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and a near fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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£111.26

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New York: Paulist Press, 1970. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and a near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Octavo. 5.5 x 8 inches. vi + 153 [i] pp. Two eminent progressive churchmen argue against the Church's support and encouragement of the Political State by its social action.… Read more
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Knights of Faith and Resignation: Reading Kierkegaard's Fear and Trembling

by MOONEY, EDWARD F.

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Published
1991
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Fine in original boards. As new.
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First Edition
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Albany: State University of New York Press, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in original boards. As new.. Octavo. 6.125 x 9.25 in. xv + [iii], 187 pp.
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