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The Eucharist of the Early Christians.
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The Eucharist of the Early Christians.

By Rordorf, Willy (and others).

New York.: Pueblo Publishing Company.. Very Good. 1978. Soft Cover. 0916134334 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; ix - 224 pages. Translated from the original French edition of 1976, "L'Eucharistie des premiers Chrétiens", by Matthew J. O'Connell. Contents: Introduction - "Why This Book?" by Raymond Johanny, I - "The Didache" by Willy Rordorf, II - "Clement of Rome" by Georges Blond, III - "Ignatius of Antioch" by Raymond Johanny, IV - "Justin" by Maurice Jourjon, V - "Irenaeus of Lyons" by Adalbert Hamman, VI - "Clement of Alexandria" by André Méhat, VII - "Tertullian" by Victor Saxer, VIII - "Cyprian of Carthage" by Raymond Johanny, IX - "Origen" by Patrick Jacquemont, X - "The Didascalia and Constitutiones Apostolorum" by Marcel Metzger. Each piece has its own extensive end notes. Five page bibliography at the back. Minor wear and light scuffing to the covers, otherwise very clean with a sound binding. .

$10.00

In Silence and Action: The Franciscan Missionaries of Mary in Canada,  1892-2010.
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In Silence and Action: The Franciscan Missionaries of Mary in Canada, 1892-2010.

By Gauthier, Chantal and France Lord.

Montreal, Quebec.: Editions Carte Blanche.. Fine. 2014. Soft Cover. 9782895902508 . 8vo - 21 x 21 cm.; 403 pp. Photographic covers. Translated from the original French edition, "De Silence et d'Action" by Käthe Roth. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs many of which are "sepia-toned". Six pages of notes, a 2 page select bibliography, a 2 page spread map of Canada showing the various FMM houses and fraternities, 2 large appendices ("Sisters entered into Canada, 1892-2012" and "Sisters sent to Canada, 1892-2012"), a 3 page chronology and lastly a 2 page listing of FMM Fraternities in Canada, 1970-2012. The FMM is the largest female missionary institute in the Catholic Church. An as-new and unused book. .

$35.00

Christian Spirituality: Origins to the Twelfth Century. (Volume 16 of  World Spirituality).
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Christian Spirituality: Origins to the Twelfth Century. (Volume 16 of World Spirituality).

By McGinn, Bernard with John Meyendorff and Jean Leclercq. (editors)

New York.: Crossroad Publishing.. Very Good. 1987. Soft Cover. 0824508475 . 8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; xxv - 502 pp. This is volume 16 of the 25 volume series, "World Spirituality: An Encyclopedic History of the Religious Quest". A collection of 29 articles by various scholars, 26 in all. Illustrated with 33 black and white photographs and reproductions. Each article has its own bibliography along with a 5 page index of subjects and a 3 page index of names at the back. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and unused attachments on the inside of the back cover. Otherwise very clean with a sound binding and having only mild edge wear and light scuffing to the covers. .

$12.50

The Old English Bible and other Essays.
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The Old English Bible and other Essays.

By Gasquet OSB., Francis Aidan.

London, UK.: John C. Nimmo.. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; vii - 399 pp. Dark green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Ten essays in all as follows: 1 - "Notes on Mediaeval Monastic Libraries", 2 - "The Monastic Scriptorium", 3 - "A Forgotten English Preacher", 4 - "The Pre-Reformation English Bible (1)", 5 - "The Pre-Reformation English Bible (2)", 6 - "Religious Instruction in England During the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries", 7 - "A Royal Christmas in the Fifteenth Century", 8 - "The Canterbury Claustral School in the Fifteenth Century", 9 - "The Note Books of William Worcester, A Fifteenth Century Antiquary", 10 - "Hampshire Recusants, A Story of Their Troubles in the Time of Queen Elizabeth". Fifteen page index at the back. The tail and fore edges of the text block are untrimmed as issued. Usual library markings otherwise the book is clean. Both end paper hinges are torn in the gutter though the binding itself is not affected and still very sound. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$20.00

The See of Peter.
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The See of Peter.

By Shotwell, James T. and Louise Ropes Loomis.

New York.: Columbia University Press.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; xxvi - 737 pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine, a gilt publisher's device centered on the front board and blind stamped border rules on the front and back boards. This is the seventh volume from Columbia's "Records of Civilization , Sources and Studies" series. Two appendices; "The Decretal of Siricius to Himerius of Tarragona" and "The Liberian Catalogue". A one page chronological listing of the popes of the first four centuries and a comprehensive twenty-one page index follows. Usual library markings and attachments. The interior is otherwise clean and the binding is sound. The book has minor wear to the fore corners of the boards and moderate wear to the spine tips. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$35.00

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

By Dvornik, Francis.

New Brunswick, New Jersey.: Rutgers University Press.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1970. Hardcover. 813506131 . 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 bibliography and a comprehensive 20 page index. The library markings, none of which are external, are attachments on the back end papers and a stamp and notations on the title page. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. The top fore edge corner of the text has some light surface staining. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$25.00

The Blessed Eucharist in Irish History.
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The Blessed Eucharist in Irish History.

By Concannon, Mrs. Thomas. (Helen Concannon).

Dublin, Ireland.: Browne and Nolan Limited.. Good with no dust jacket. 1932. Hardcover. 8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; xxx - 464 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine, blind stamped border rules on both front and back boards and a blind stamped decoration centered on the front board. The text block head edge is stained red as issued. Twelve illustrations in addition to the frontispiece, 3 page bibliography and an 8 page index. Usual library markings and otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$30.00

Saint Peter and the Popes.
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Saint Peter and the Popes.

By Winter, Michael M.

Baltimore, Maryland / London, UK.: Helicon Press / Darton, Longman & Todd.. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1960. Hardcover. 8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; vi - 236 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Four page index of names and subjects. Usual library markings, neatly done. Previous owner's note about a severe review given this book in a contemporary Catholic periodical. Front flap of the dust jacket is fastened to the front free end paper. The spine is faded, otherwise clean with a soild binding and showing only minor wear to the externals. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$15.00

The Eucharistic Miracle of Lanciano.
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The Eucharistic Miracle of Lanciano.

By Nasuti OFMConv., Fr. Nicola.

Lanciano, Italy.: Litografia Botolini srl.. Very Good. 1995. Softcover. 8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; 125 pp. Approbations present. Translated into English by M. Nicoletta Lanci. Historical, teological, scientific and photographic documentation. An 8th century miracle in the Roman Catholic Church. Photos, bibliography. A clean, sturdy copy. .

$15.00

The Sentinellist Agitation in New England, 1925-1928.
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The Sentinellist Agitation in New England, 1925-1928.

By Foisy, J. Albert.

Providence, Rhode Island.: Providence Visitor Press.. Good with no dust jacket. 1930. Hardcover. 8vo - 20 x 14.5 cm.; vi - 234 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Two page index at the back. The library markings are a paper label on the lower spine, stamp on the title page and attachments (never used) on the back end papers. The spine is faded and the fore corners and spine tips show mild shelf wear. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$20.00

Catholic Colonial Maryland; A Sketch.
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Catholic Colonial Maryland; A Sketch.

By Spalding SJ., H. S. (Henry Stanislaus).

Milwaukee, Wisconsin.: Bruce Publishing.. Good with no dust jacket. 1931. Hardcover. 8vo - 21 13.5 cm.; xv - 243 pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Illustrated with 15 black and white plates one of which is the frontis piece and by small black and white line drawings used as end pieces for each chapter. Four appendices, a 2 page bibliography and a 7 page index. Usual library markings including a paper label on the lower spine. The spine is faded and the spine tips show moderate wear. The text is otherwise clean and the binding is a tad shaken though nothing serious. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$36.00

The Negro American: A Mission Investigation.
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The Negro American: A Mission Investigation.

By Gillard SSJ., John T.

Cincinnati, Ohio.: Catholic Students' Mission Crusade.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1935. Hardcover. 8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; (8) - 69 pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering on the front board only. A volume from the Paladin Series from this publisher and designed to be used in a round table discussion format setting. Each of the 10 chapter ends with lists of Round Table Aids in 3 parts: General Investigation Aids, Special Investigation Questions and Achievement Suggestions. Three page listing of Books of Reference and Periodicals Devoted to Catholic Negro Missions at the back. Usual library markings though minimal and neatly done, none are external. .

$25.00

The Medieval Inquisition.
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The Medieval Inquisition.

By Shannon OSA., Albert Clement.

Washington, DC.: Augustinian College Press.. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1983. Hardcover. 0961233605 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; vii - 153 pp. Very dark brown cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Seven pages of notes and a 2 page list of selected readings. Previous owner's name stamped on the tail margin of the title page, else fine. .

$12.50

Catholics in Colonial America.
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Catholics in Colonial America.

By Ellis, John Tracy.

Wshington, DC.: American Ecclesiastical Review.. Good. (1957). Softcover. 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. .

$7.50

The White Canons of St. Norbert: A History of the Premonstratensian Order  in the British Isles and America.
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The White Canons of St. Norbert: A History of the Premonstratensian Order in the British Isles and America.

By Kirkfleet OPraem., Rev. Cornelius James.

West De Pere, Wisconsin.: St. Norbert Abbey.. Good with no dust jacket. 1943. Hardcover. 8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; xxvi - 307 pp. Wine red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Illustrated with 23 black and white plates, one of which is the frontis piece, a map of the abbeys in the British Isles. All plates are printed on a coated paper. Seven appendices, a 3 page bibliography and lastly a 9 page index. The library markings are the usual and neatly done. Both the front and back end paper hinges have the beginnings of small tears though are still very sound as is the entire binding. The interior is otherwise clean. The spine is quite faded and the fore corners of the boards along with the spine tips show mild wear. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$22.50

The Catholic Church and German Americans.
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The Catholic Church and German Americans.

By Barry OSB., Colman J.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin.: Bruce Publishing.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1953. Hardcover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xii - 348 pp. Tan cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First presented in its original form as a doctoral dissertation at the Catholic University of America. Illustrated with 5 pages of sepia toned photographs with one being the frontis piece. Nine appendices, 7 page description of the sources used and a 10 page index. Usual library markings though all neatly done and from the date due slip, the book was never taken out. Mild wear to the spine tips and board corners and the gilt lettering on the spine is dulled. .

$20.00

Pioneer Catholic History of Oregon. (Centennial Edition).
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Pioneer Catholic History of Oregon. (Centennial Edition).

By O'Hara, Edwin V.

Paterson, New Jersey.: St. Anthony Guild Press.. Good. 1939. Softcover. 12mo - 19 x 12.5 cm.; xv - 234 pp. Light tan wraps with decorative borders, red lettering and blue illustration. First published in 1911, this centennial edition includes the prefaces and note to the 3 previous editions. Two appendices: "Later Years" and "The Hierarchy of the Oregon Province", 8 page bibliography and a 6 page index. Loosely laid in is a newspaper clipping about Bishop Edwin Vincent O'Hara, the author, and his memoriam card on the occasion of his death in 1956. All 11 illustrations are present with one being a map of Oregon County in pioneer days. Pages 58 and 59 are tanned from the inclusion of newspaper clipping. Previous owner's address label on the first (half title) page. The covers have moderate wear and that mostly to the spine ends. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$15.00

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

By Ellis, John Tracy.

New York.: The Declan X. McMullen Company.. Good. 1947. Softcover. 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 general fading and soiling in spots. Otherwise with a clean interior and a sound binding. .

$10.00

American Catholicism and the Intellectual Ideal.
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American Catholicism and the Intellectual Ideal.

By Christ, Frank J. and Gerard E. Sherry. (editors).

New York.: Appleton Century Crofts.. Good. 1961. Softcover. 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xxv - 318 pp. In 7 principal parts: I - "Summa Theologica (13th Century)" 1 article, II - "First Period (1790-1884)" 19 articles, III - "Second Period (1885-1918)" 21 articles, IV - "Third Period (1919-1945)" 46 articles, V - "Fourth Period (1946-1958) 71 articles, VI - "American Catholicism and the Intellectual Life" 1 article with 6 reviews, VII - "Papal Utterances" 7 articles. Three appendices: "Questions for Discussions and Brief Papers" 5 pages, "Selected References" 13 pages, and lastly a 4 page index of authors. The library markings a paper label on the lower spine, library stamp and penciled notations on the title page and library attachments (unused) on the inside of the back cover and the last page. Mild wear to the covers and som erubbing to the spine. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$15.00

Gold Coast Mission History, 1471-1880.
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Gold Coast Mission History, 1471-1880.

By Wiltgen SVD., Ralph M.

Techny, Illinois.: Divine Word Publications.. Very Good. 1956. Softcover. 8vo - 23.5 x 16 cm.; xvi - 181 pp. Pale green wraps with black lettering and a black cloth spine as issued. Black and white frontis photograph of Bishop Joseph O. Bowers, bishop of Accra, Gold Coast. Illustrated with 3 maps. Three pages of chronological tables, 8 page bibliography of works cited, and a 13 page analytical index. The library markings are a paper label on the lower spine, library stamp on the title page and attachments, unused, on the inside of the back cover and the blank verso of the last page. Otherwise clean with a sound binding and having light wear and soiling to the covers. .

$20.00

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