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From Then Till Now, A History of Arthur Township 1850-1985.
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From Then Till Now, A History of Arthur Township 1850-1985.

By Cork, Campbell (editor).

Corporation of The Township of Arthur.. Very Good. 1986. Hardcover. 4to - 28 x 21 cm; 419 pp. Through lots of photos, maps and stories, this is the history of a region of Ontario, Canada, part of Wellington County. A clean, sturdy volume with only an occasional notation by previous owner. .

$50.00

Many Mansions: An Introduction to the Development and Diversity of  Medieval Theology, West and East.
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Many Mansions: An Introduction to the Development and Diversity of Medieval Theology, West and East.

By Bell, David N.

Kalamazoo, Michigan.: Cistercian Publications.. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. Hard Cover. 0879073462 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 378 pp. Beige cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Cistercian Studies Series number 146. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Comprehensive eighteen page index. Written for the non-specialist, this brings to life an exciting and seminal period of the Greek and Latin Church. Bell is Professor of Comparative Religion at Memorial University, Newfoundland, Canada, and the author of several books in the Cistercian Studies series. A new and unread / unused book. .

$17.00

Destination: Ottawa Valley.
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Destination: Ottawa Valley.

By Hessel, Peter.

Ottawa, Canada.: Runge Press.. Very Good. 1984. Soft Cover. 0969197608 . 8vo - 24 x 16 cm.; 162 pp. Researching through Canadian and German archival material, Hessel has examined German immigration to the Ottawa Valley in the nineteenth century. Maps, photos, tables, extensive bibliography, index. Binding has a small tear, text block edges lightly soiled; binding sturdy, text pages clean. .

$60.00

From Swamp and Shanty, The History of Russell Village and the Western Part  of Russell Township, 1827-1987.
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From Swamp and Shanty, The History of Russell Village and the Western Part of Russell Township, 1827-1987.

By Stanley, Wendell M.

Ottawa, Canada.: Runge Press.. Very Good. 1988. Soft Cover. 8vo - 22 x 28 pp.; 173 pp. First published in 1987, this is the revision of 1988. History of a community near Ottawa in Prescott and Russell Counties. Lots of photos, stories of the history and life there, and a final section on individual families that settled there. Minor wear on card stock cover; binding sturdy, text pages clean. .

$45.00

Spiritual Pilgrims: Carl Jung and Teresa of Avila.
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Spiritual Pilgrims: Carl Jung and Teresa of Avila.

By Welch OCarm., John W.

Ramsey, New Jersey.: Paulist Press,. Near Fine. 1982. Soft Cover. 0809124548 . 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; x - 228 pp. From the back cover: "This work is about Christian indivituation, the movement into the whole of one's personality as union with God deepens. Both Jung and Teresa were perceptive obsevers of human interiority. Teresa wrote about the soul - the human person in his or her relationship to God. Jung studied the relationship of the person to his or her own depths." This book received the National Catholic Book Award for the Best Adult Book in 1982. Very minor wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. .

$5.50

The Life of Jesus, with an Outline for Study Clubs.
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The Life of Jesus, with an Outline for Study Clubs.

By Cunningham CSP., Rev. James F.

Huntington, Indiana.: Our Sunday Visitor Press.. Very Good. Soft Cover. 8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; (16) - 183 pp. Gray wraps with red lettering and art work. First published in the early 1900's, this is the third edition with no date given. Illustrated with several black and white reproductions and line drawings along with a full page map of Palestine in Christ's time. Study club questions at the end of each chapter. Five page index at the back. Minor wear to the edges of the covers and the spine is darkened or tanned. Previous owner's name on the first page. Othewise clean with a sound binding. .

$9.00

Sunday & Holy Day Liturgies; Cycle C, Good News for the Poor..
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Sunday & Holy Day Liturgies; Cycle C, Good News for the Poor..

By McCarthy SDB., Flor.

Dublin, Ireland.: Dominican Publications.. Very Good. 1985. Soft Cover. 0907271626 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; (6) - 267 pp. From the author's (a Salesian priest) foreword in the cycle B volume (still applicable here): "The liturgies are aimed mainly at the generation of Catholics who have grown up since the Second Vatican Council ended. . . . I have tried to use throughout a language that the modern generation can readily understand. . . It is not up to the people to learn the language of the homilist, it is up to the homlist to learn the language of the people." Minor wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$6.00

Seven Pauline Letters.
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Seven Pauline Letters.

By Ellis, Peter F.

Collegeville, Minnesota.: Liturgical Press.. Near Fine. 1983. Softcover. 0814612458 . 8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; x - 283 pp. From the author's preface: "The aim of the book is to study the mind of Paul as it developed and matured theologically during the course of his ministry from 51 to 58 A.D. and thus share with him his continually deeper penetration of soteriology, Christology, and the relationship of each of these to the Father's plan of salvation for the world." Thirteen pages called a "Short bibliography and notes" followed by a 6 page bibliography. The covers show a trace of shelf wear to the edges. Otherwise very clean with a solid binding. .

$10.00

Sunday & Holy Day Liturgies; Year B.
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Sunday & Holy Day Liturgies; Year B.

By McCarthy SDB., Flor.

Dublin, Ireland.: Dominican Publications.. Very Good. 1993. Soft Cover. 0907271375 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; (6) - 248 pp. First published in 1984, this is a later reprint. From the author's (a Salesian priest) foreword: "The liturgies are aimed mainly at the generation of Catholics who have grown up since the Second Vatican Council ended. . . . I have tried to use throughout a language that the modern generation can readily understand. . . It is not up to the people to learn the language of the homilist, it is up to the homlist to learn the language of the people." Minor wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$6.00

Companions on the Way: The Art of Spiritual Guidance.
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Companions on the Way: The Art of Spiritual Guidance.

By Kelsey, Morton T.

New York.: The Crossroad Publishing Company.. Near Fine. 1991. Soft Cover. 0824505603 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiii - 222 pp. From the back cover: "Drawing on his many years of experience as a spiritual director and counselor, Morton Kelsey shares in a very prsonal way his insights on spiritual friendship. From the desert of hs own doubt to his discovery of the mystery of Love, Kelsey's personal witness speaks to all of us." Four page biblography and an 8 page index. Very minor shelf wear to the edges of the covers, else fine. .

$6.00

Discernment: A Study in Ecstasy and Evil.
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Discernment: A Study in Ecstasy and Evil.

By Kelsey, Morton T.

New York.: Paulist Press.. Very Good. 1978. Soft Cover. 0809121573 . 8vo - 22.5 x 15.5 cm.; viii - 158 pp. From the back cover: "Kelsey considers the necessity for discernment, defining it as the ability to know the difference between the gifts of God and those which are not. He offers a way of coping with contemporary dilemmas and a sense of hope grounded in reality." Seven pages of end notes and a 7 page bibliography. Minor wear to the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$6.00

The John R. Booth Story.
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The John R. Booth Story.

By Coons, C. F.

Toronto, Ontario.: Ministry of Natural Resources.. Fine. (1978). Soft Cover. 4to - 30 x 21 cm.; 20 pp. Illustrated stiff paper wraps in a saddle stapled binding. A stand-alone reprint of an article (same title) that first appeared in Volume 11, Number 2, Summer 1978 issue of "Your Forests", a Forest Resources Group Publication. Illustrated with many archival photogaphs and reproductions of 3 maps. .

$6.00

Manual for Priests' Housekeepers: Composed especialy for those who are  members of Marianum.
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Manual for Priests' Housekeepers: Composed especialy for those who are members of Marianum.

By Thuente OP., C. M.

Chicago, Illinois.: Privately published.. Very Good. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. 24mo - 13.5 x 9 cm.; 311 pp. Black leather over thin and flexible boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Faux panelled spine with 5 panels and 4 ribs and a single blind stamped border rule on the front and back boards. All text block edges are gilt (fore and tail edges are a tad dulled), the text block fore corners are rounded, and a purple book mark ribbon set into the headband all as issued. Sepia toned frontis piece of the "Queen of the Holy Rosary" and two other sepia toned plates; facing page 38, "John consoling Mary", and facing page 190, "Jesus in the Home of Martha and Mary". From the title page: "The Marianum is an association of the Priests' Housekeepers who join the Third Order of St. Dominic or St. Francis and who try to make annual retreats." The text of the Mass prayers (the Ordinary) is in both Latin and English, printed 2 columns per page. The book shows very little wear per se with the excpetion of the front board which has 4 smallish flattened sections in the textured leather as though something was pressing down or resting there for awhile. These impression marks are on the outside only and are not present on the inside of the front board. Otherwise the book is clean with a sound binding. This book was printed (and bound?) at the Torch Editorial Rooms of Chicago (from a note on the acknowledgement page). A quite uncommon devotional work for a specific vocational calling. The first and probably only edition. .

$85.00

Maori Cookbook.
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Maori Cookbook.

By Glenfield College Home and School Association.

New Zealand.: Glenfield College Home and School Association.. Good. Soft Cover. 8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; 120 pp. Saddle-stapled binding. Contents: Maori, New Caledonia, Tahiti, Samoa, Cook Islands, Tonga, Hawaii, Fiji, Pitcairn Island. Card stock covers have some soiling, minor edgeware; binding sturdy, text pages clean. .

$10.00

The Making of a Jew.
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The Making of a Jew.

By Bronfman, Edgar M.

New York.: G. P. Putnam's Sons.. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1996. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0399142207 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiv - 226 pp. Green paper over boards with purple paper and gilt lettering on the spine, gilt "EMB" monogram on the front board. A first printing of the first edition from the copyright page. Minor wear to the spine tail, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket has a faded spine and minor wear to the spine tips. .

$8.00

The Present Moment: One Day at a Time!
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The Present Moment: One Day at a Time!

By Parent OMI., Louis-Marie

Sherbrooke, Quebec.: Editions Paulines.. Very Good. 1991. Soft Cover. 2980123862 . 12mo - 19 x 12.5 cm.; 202 pp. Translated from the French edition of the same year, "Le moment présent", by Theresa Cademartori. Two page preface by Jean-Paul Labelle SJ. Mild wear to the edges of the covers and page 23/24 has a small crinkle on the fore edge margin that does not affect any text. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$6.00

John P. Robarts: His Life and Government
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John P. Robarts: His Life and Government

By McDougall, A. K.

Toronto, Canada.: University of Toronto Press.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1986. Hardcover. 0802034268 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiii, (18), 320 pp. Part of the Ontario Historical Studies Series. Robarts (1917-1982) was Premier of the Canadian province of Ontario from 1961-1971 and remembered "for his integrity and for the status and stability he gave Ontario . . ." Photos, appendices, footnotes, bibliography, index. A clean, sturdy volume. Dust jacket has very minor rubbing and a couple of small closed tears. .

$20.00

Seven Sevens of Years and a Jubilee, The Story of The Sudan Interior  Mission.
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Seven Sevens of Years and a Jubilee, The Story of The Sudan Interior Mission.

By Bingham, Rowland V.

Toronto, Canada.: Evangelical Publishers.. Good+. 1943. Soft Cover. 12mo - 18 x 13 cm.; 122 pp. This is the third edition. Bingham (1872-1947) was a co-founder of SIM, an interdenominational Evangelical Christian mission organization which is still going strong and is in many African nations. This is his story of its early years. Photos. Paper wraps are somewhat worn and creased; binding sturdy, text pages are clean. .

$10.00

A Man of Influence: Norman A. Robertson and Canadian Statecraft 1929-68.
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A Man of Influence: Norman A. Robertson and Canadian Statecraft 1929-68.

By Granatstein, J. L.

Ottawa, Ontario.: Deneau Publishers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. Hardcover. 0888790465 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xv - 488 pp. Dark maroon cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with sixteen pages of black and white photographs. A biography of one of Canada's well know civil servants. "Robertson played the central role in Canada's wartime policy to Japanese Canadians as well as in the Gouzenko spy case and the Bomarc missile crisis of 1963. He was deeply involved in the League of Nations, the founding of the United Nations and of NATO." He served under five prime ministers - Bennett, King, St. Laurent, Diefenbaker and Pearson. Bit of soiling on the tail edge of the text block; text is clean, binding sturdy. Dust jacket has a few small closed tears. .

$20.00

Killing Ground, The Canadian Civil War.
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Killing Ground, The Canadian Civil War.

By Portal, Ellis (Bruce Allen Powe).

Toronto, Canada.: Peter Martin Associates.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 15 cm.; 269 pp. A fictional story of a civil war breaking out in the 1970s between Canada and Separatist Quebec. Written by the author as a warning to Canadians to not assume a civil war couldn't happen here. I first thought this book was non-fiction, in part based on the appendices about the dispositions of various armies, a lot of realism here. Red cloth-covered boards with black spine lettering. Minor wear on boards; binding sturdy, text clean. Dust jacket is lightly soiled with a bit of chipping. .

$25.00

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