Category: Religion & Theology


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"FEAR YE NOT," A Life of Christ

By: Murdoch, Father B.J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Paul, Cathetical Guild Educational Society, 1961

Edition: 1st Cathetical Guild edition

Published under the imprimatur of Camille A. LeBlanc, bishop of Bathurst, New Brunswick, with the nihil obstat of Thomas J. McKendy. 269 pages Some spine slant, small chip to bottom spine, tanned pages, handling wear, light spotting to edges, moderate general wear. Internally tight and clean. Uncommon in this edition. View more info

A Doctor of the Old School

By: Maclaren, Ian

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, Fleming H. Revell, 1895

The story of a "self-forgetful and so utterly Christian" doctor. Olive cloth w/elaborate gilt decoration/lettering to for cover/spine, 208 pages, all edges gilt. Spine slant, abrasion to fore-edge (scrapes away some gilt), sticker remnants to bottom spine, previous owner's Christmas gift inscription to front free end paper. A pretty book, with gilt still quite bright and attractive. View more info

A Dog Called Bethlehem (inscribed & signed)

By: Morse-Brown, Sam

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Bermuda, The Island Press Limited, 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Fiction. A sort of "aprocryphal Gospel" concerning a special dog and the love between him and Jesus. The genesis of the story was the attempted killing of a dog which escaped and found its way to the home of the author and his wife, who nursed it back to health. Contains the wraparound yellow band reading "The 13th Disciple." This copy inscribed and signed ("To xxx and xxxxx xxxxxxxx/with all good wishes from/Elizabeth and Sam Morse-Brown/Christmas 1... View more info

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A GOODLY HERITAGE, Being a Chronological History of the Parish of Picton

By: Capon, Alan R.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Picton, The Church of Saint Mary Magdalene, 1980

Edition: First Edition

Capon presents the history of an Anglican church in the town of Picton, Ontario. 206 pages (including appendices and index), illustrated. Some corner wear, bump to top left spine, previous owner's name/date to half-title, previous owner's marginalia to two pages. View more info

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Aquinas to Whitehead: Seven Centuries of Metaphysics of Religion

By: Hartshorne, Charles E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Marquette University Publications, 1976

Edition: First Edition

The 1976 Aquinas Lecture, delivered at Marquette University on Feb. 22, 1976. Maroon cloth w/gilt lettering to front cover/spine, 54 pages + six pages listing previous lectures published. A hint of wear to corners/spine ends, dampstaining to back cover, light general wear. View more info

BESCHLUESSE UND EMPFEHLUNGEN, der Kanadischen Konferenz der Mennoniten-Bruedergemeinde 1910-1960

By: Peters, Frank C. (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, The Christian Press, 1961

Edition: First Edition

German-language edition detailing the resolutions and recommendations of the Canadian Conference of the Mennonite Brotherhood during the years specified. 248 pages (including Sachregister (Table of Contents). A bit of spine slant, light edge and corner wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

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BIJBELSE VERTELLINGEN, voor onze kleintjes

By: van de Hulst, W.G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, H.J. Spruyt's Uitgevers-Mij, 1948

Dutch-language text of Old and New Testament stories, told for children. Eight full-page single-colour illustrations, two full-colour tipped-in illustrations, numerous in-text b&w illustrations. Illustrated cloth, 245 pages + two-page index. Mild slant, some foxing, edgewear, tanning, light soil. (C/BT) View more info

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BRIGHT THE VISION, The History of the Church of St. John the Evangelist, London, Ontario (signed)

By: Purdy, J.D. (Jud)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Privately Published, 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Written to celebrate the church's centennial. This copy inscribed, signed and dated ("To: John, Carolyn & Anna/with love,/Jud/April 29, 1988") on front end paper, and signed ("J.D. Purdy") on title page. Blue cloth w/silver decoration/lettering to front cover, silver lettering to spine, 160 pages (including appendices), illustrated. Light wear to corners/spine ends, lightly scuffed cloth. View more info

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BUKKYO TOZEN, A History of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism in Canada 1905-1995

By: Watada, Terry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Toronto Buddhist Church/HpF Press, 1996

Edition: First Edition

First printing w/complete number sequence. The sub-title pretty much describes the contents, so there's no need for me to yammer on at length about it. Contains congratulatory messages, and acknowledgements from the chair of the Toronto Buddhist Church History Committee. Green cloth w/gilt decoration to front cover, gilt spine lettering, (2),(xxi),(5) 426 pages (including footnotes, bibliography, appendix, glossary), illustrated. A hint of wear to corners/spine ends,... View more info

BY HIS GRACE TO HIS GLORY, 60 Years of Ministry

By: Anonymous (editor)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Toronto, Baptist Seminary and Bible College,

A commemorative record of the (until then) sixty-year history of the Toronto Baptist Seminary and Bible College. Blue cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 127 pages (including Appendices), illustrated. Previous owner's name on Dedication Page, in dust jacket w/small magic-markered numerals to top right portion of front panel, light edgewear. View more info

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Catholics and the American Revolution, Volume II/Vol. 2

By: Griffin, Martin I.J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Self-published, 1909

Edition: Limited Edition

#671 of 1,000 copies. This is the original book, not one of those gawdawful print-on-demand things. Maroon cloth w/gilt spine lettering, top edge gilt, untrimmed fore- and bottom edges, 400 pages, colour frontispiece. Moderate wear to corners/spine ends/edges, sunned (legible) spine, sunning to top edge of back cover, minor abrasions to front end paper (looks like a previous owner's bookplate might have been removed), tanning. The quite uncommon middle volume of a th... View more info

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CHRISTIAN CERTAINTIES OF BELIEF, The Christ, The Bible, Salvation, Immortality

By: Smyth, Julian K.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The New-Church Press, 1916

Edition: First Edition

The author maintains that the foundation truths of Christianity "are the most deeply grounded, the most enduring, and the most clearly attested truths of which we have knowledge." Green cloth w/gilt lettering/rule, 123 pages. Gently bumped corners/spine ends, Swedenborg Foundation sticker applied to front free end paper (lists a variety of books written by Emanuel Swedenborg), mild general wear; original glassine wrap w/edgewear, impressions, chipping, tears, 1&#... View more info

Cobble Stones of Galilee (author's presentation copy)

By: Murphy, Leo

Price: $30.00

Publisher: St. Nazianz, The Society of the Divine Savior, 1946

Edition: First Edition

sub-titled "Ferverinos on the Master's Boyhood for the Religious and Laity"; the Halifax-born author has "wreathed together a succession of simple episodes, illustrative of the early years of the God made man; and has drawn from each a practical meditation upon the redeeming path to etenity."; Foreword by Most Reverend John T. McNally, D.D., Archbishop of Halifax, with his Imprimatur, and the Nihil Obstat of F.L. Carroll; an author's presentation copy, be... View more info


By: Bouquet, A.C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pelican A 89, 1950

Edition: 3rd & revised edition

"A survey and comparison of the great religions of the world, and an examination of their significance today." 319 pages (including bibliography/indices). Tanned edges, mild wear to spine ends, in dust jacket w/edgewear all around, slight sunning to spine, some chipping to corners/spine ends, a couple of tiny chips from rear panel, rubbing, tiny soil mark to front panel, price stamped to front panel. View more info

Consolatory Thoughts In Affliction

By: Thelwall, Rev. A. S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society,

No date (circa 1880s). Thelwall was associated with Trinity College, Cambridge. In this volume he suggests that sin is the cause of all suffering, and he offers Scriptural support and consolation for those thusly afflicted. Gilt lettering to brown cloth, 162 pages, including 8 pages of advertisements for other Religious Tract Society titles. Bent/moderately worn corners, moderate edgewear all around, dusty/lightly soiled edges, 3/4" scrape/fraying to right edge of... View more info