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The Gnostic Gospels

by Pagels, Elaine

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Published
1985
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Very Good Condition
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Reprint
ISBN
9780140223583
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Pelican / Penguin Books, London, 1985. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition. 250 g; 184 pages, indexed, plus 6 pages of listings of other books by Penguin. In 1945, 52 papyrus texts, including gospels and other secret documents, were found concealed in an earthenware jar buried in the Egyptian desert. The material they embodied -- poems,… Read more
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The Seasons in Stained Glass

by Halliday, Sonia and Lushington, Laura

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Published
1981
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780867602708
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Lion Publishing, Hertfordshire, England, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Sonia Halliday and Laura Lushington -- Photographers. Red coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with beautiful coloured photographs of examples of stained glass, both from Europe and England, taken by Sonia Halliday and Laura Lushington. Brown coloured boards with gilt… Read more
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image of THE MOVEMENT ( How it saved Australia from the Red Menace fought the Yellow Peril started the rift that split the Labor Party and the Catholic Church turned layman against bishop ...)

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Nelson, Melbourne, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 400 g.; XXIV, 198 pp., appendices, notes, index. Rubbed and chipped dustwrapper. A detailed account of a Catholic political force which impacted greatly on Aust politics for three decades, and the conflicts which arose within the Catholic church as a result of its existence. … Read more
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A Little by Ourselves; Oblates of Mary Immaculate, Australia, 1894-1994

by Cooper, Austin; Oblates of Mary Immaculate

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Published
1994
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780646187228
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Mazenod Press, Mulgrave, Victoria, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 780 g; VI, 126 pages, last page blank, includes bibliography, index, end page maps, colour frontispiece, and other colour plates, facsimiles of documents in black-and-white, and black-and-white photographs. Colour illustrated dust jacket. A history of this Catholic… Read more
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A short history of Christianity – thinker's library 24

by Robertson, J. M

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Published
1937
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Watts & Co, London, 1937. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. The dust jacket has been repaired, using white backing on the folds and at the back of the spine, the book has age toning to the top edge of the text block, otherwise in very good condition. This is the third edition, revised and condensed, and… Read more
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Lectures and Essays – the Thinker's Library 17

by Huxley, Thomas Henry

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Published
1931
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Good Condition
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First Edition
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Watts & Co, London, 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. The top and bottom of the spine section are slightly darkened possibly from moisture, there is no watermarking of the pages, there is on the top edge of the text block a small round spot possibly from 1. XX, 236 pages, includes an autobiography,… Read more
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The evolution of the idea of God – thinker's library 18

by Allen, Grant

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Published
1931
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Good Condition (ex-library)
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First Edition
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Watts & Co, London, 1931. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Good. The dust jacket has several short tears, and a library sticker on the spine section, the book itself has the remains of a library sticker on the spine, and a rubberstamp on the front, and rear endpapers. Internally clean, free of any notation apart… Read more
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A Path Is Set; The Catholic Church in the Port Phillip District and Victoria 1839-1862

by O'Kane, Frances

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Published
1976
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780522840872
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Melbourne University Press, Carlton, Victoria, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 450 g; XV, 187pp. Bibliography. References. Indexed. Eight pages of black-and-white photographs. Minor rubbing of the edges of the dust jacket. No other damage, internally clean and free of annotation. Examines the growth of Catholicism… Read more
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The Roadmender & Out Of the Shadow & at the White Gate

by Fairless, Michael

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Published
1915
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Duckworth, London, 1915. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Will G. Mein – End pages. VIII, 160 pages, last three pages blank intentionally. Dust jacket is in 2 parts, split at the left-hand edge of the front cover, top edge of text block gilded, offset tanning of the end pages, gift inscription dated 1917… Read more
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image of Puritan's Progress (the story of John Bunyan -- political prisoner, artist and nonconformist who would suffer all things for what he believed was right)

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Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, New York, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various Contemporary. 600 g; 224 pages, indexed with bibliography, and 8 pages of contemporary illustration. In original hardcover binding, colour illustrated dustjacket . The binding is sound. In this masterful biography, the author examines the major tenets of puritanism as… Read more
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Gargoyles and Grotesques; Paganism in the Medieval Church

by Sheridan, Ronald & Ross, Anne

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Published
1975
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780821206447
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New York Graphic Society, Boston, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 127 pp., preface, select bibliography, index. Black and white frontispiece. Black and white photographs illustrate the text. Dark blue boards with gilt titles on spine. Signs of shelf wear evident on bottom of the book. Coloured photographic… Read more
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the story of John G. Paton told for young folks or thirty years among South Sea Cannibals

by Payton, John G. Rev

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Published
1897
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Good
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Reissued
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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1897. Reissued. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. 600 g; 304 pages, +4 pages, +12 pages of advertisements. Illustrated with 45 illustrations by J Finnemore and a map. "The Daily Telegraph says: "in the record of 30 years's good work amongst the South Sea cannibals, we have before us one of… Read more
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Australia at Lourdes

by Mangan, W. B

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No details/facsimile, No date. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. VI, 200 pp., author's preface. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing a photograph of some Australians at Lourdes. Within the text there are a black and white photographs illustrating the text. Plain text front cover, which is… Read more
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Australia at Lourdes

by Mangan, W. B

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No details/facsimile, No date. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. VI, 200 pp., author's preface. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing a photograph of some Australians at Lourdes. Within the text there are a black and white photographs illustrating the text. Plain text front cover, which is… Read more
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Reluctant Mission; The Anglican Church in Papua New Guinea, 1891-1942

by Wetherell, David Fielding

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Published
1977
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780702214110
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University of Queensland Press, St Lucia, Brisbane, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. XIV, 432 pages, indexed, with extensive notes and bibliography, three maps, and 30 black-and-white photographs. The dustwrapper has faded on the back strip from its original sepia to a black-and-white due to the action of light. the… Read more
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The Inseparable Grief; Margaret Cargill of Fiji

by Dickson, Mora

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Published
1976
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780234777114
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Denis Dobson, London, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. 400 g.; (5), 6-174, (2) pages, acknowledgements, bibliography and index. At the beginning of the text is a map, double paged, showing Fiji and its environs. Blue/green coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. A little bumping to the backstrip edges and to the book corners.… Read more
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In the Beginning; the Story of the King James Bible and How It Changed a Nation, a Language and a Culture

by McGrath, Alister E

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Published
2001
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780340785850
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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 2001. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. 300 g; XII, 340 pages, in illustrated softcover binding. Apart from some age toning of the page edges, the book is without damage. It is illustrated with the occasional facsimile of a page from the Bible, or with reproductions of… Read more
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A Religious Outlook for Modern Man

by Johnson, Raynor C

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Published
1963
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First Edition
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Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. 500 g; 220 pages, with suggested reading list and index. In original dark brown cloth covered boards, with traces of foxing to the top and front edges of the text block. Original bookseller's sticker on front paste down, ownership detail on front… Read more
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Thomas Richardson and Son, Dublin and Derby, 1871. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. 1.0 kg; L, 425, (5 pages, -- new works published by Thomas Richardson) in original bright blue cloth, blind stamped on front and rear panels, with gilt titling to the spine . Rubbing hands chipping to the head and… Read more
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The Development of Sacramentalism

by Wand, J. W. C

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Published
1928
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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Methuen, London, 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 250 g; X, 173, (3), 8 pages in original blue cloth covered boards. Loss of colour on the spine section, and on part of the left-hand side of the front cover. Guilt title into the spine, blind stamped titling to the front panel. Darkening… Read more
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