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Charlton Heston Presents The Bible [*SIGNED*]

By: (Heston, Charlton)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, GT Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20286

ISBN: 1-57719-270-2

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dj


[book is clean and flawless, with no discernible wear; jacket shows just a trace of wrinkling along the bottom edge]. (color photographs, art reproductions) Briefly INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Charlton Heston (as "Chuck") and his wife Lydia, on the title page, this "companion for families" to the Good Book (based on the TV series of the same name) is made Even Better by Heston's "commentary on the Bible's major characters and themes," along with "... View more info

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Commemorative Book: St. Petka Serbian Orthodox Church, San Marcos, California

By: (no author)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Marcos CA, (Unknown): 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10526

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good+


[nice clean copy, mild edgewear, some rubbing to covers]. (B&W/color photographs) 276-page book celebrating the Consecration of this Serbian Orthodox Church, with many photographs and advertisements. Much of the book is not in English (looks like Russian to my eyes), but there are some English-language sections devoted to the history of the Serbian Orthodox Church, and to the history of Serbia itself. (Most of the photo captions are not in English.) View more info

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Around the World in 80 Years: The Story of Arthur Burt [*SIGNED*]

By: Burt, Arthur, as told to Nina Snyder

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (n.p.), (Published By the Author): (c.1993)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13714

ISBN: NO

Condition: Near Fine


[nice clean copy, with only minor handling wear, light surface-scratching to covers]. Trade PB (B&W photographs) INSCRIBED ("God is never in time! Time is in God!") and SIGNED by the author ("Brother Arthur") on the title page, above which is a previous owner's signature. Autobiography of a British-born "tramp preacher & missionary," recounting "his struggles with pride, carnality, rebellion, and fear, and how, through God's dealings, he has... View more info

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The Community of Interpreters: On the Hermeneutics of Nature and the Bible in the American Philosophical Tradition [*SIGNED*]

By: Corrington, Robert S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macon GA, Mercer University Press: (c.1987)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13969

ISBN: 0-86554-284-8

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dj


[nice tight copy, faint soiling to cloth; jacket moderately scuffed, no tears]. (Studies in American Biblical Hermeneutics 3) Series INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the half-title page. "The vast and rich scholarship in American biblical hermeneutics has been and, to a large extent, is still overshadowed by the Continental approaches associated with the Heideggerian school. In response to this approach an expressly counter-Continental methodology has grown. ... View more info

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What They Did to the Kid: Confessions of an Altar Boy [*SIGNED*]

By: Fritscher, Jack

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Palm Drive Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10822

ISBN: 1-890834-33-5

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj


[nice tight copy, one extremely tiny nick to bottom of one page; jacket lightly dampstained along top edge and somewhat less along bottom edge (however, the only sign of moisture damage to the book is a light dampstain at the top rear pastedown)]. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the title page. "A comic novel based on a true memoir," the book "presents the secret world of Misericordia Seminary. In the 1950s, the Catholic Church recruited 200,000 boys... View more info

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Behind the Iron Altar [*SIGNED*]

By: Kassarjian, Kevork`[aka Lee Kassarjian]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Olivier, Maney & Co.: (c.1950)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 21486

Condition: Very Good in Fair dj


[lightly shelfworn, slight bumping to all corners; jacket well-worn, with paper loss at most corners and along top and bottom edges of front panel, long ragged (but neatly closed) tear in rear panel]. (B&W halftone photographs, maps INSCRIBED fulsomely and SIGNED by the author on the ffep: "Presented to / Mrs. J.W. Kirchoff / In appreciation of her / interest in a progressive and / integrated America and in / admiration of her creative / inclinations. / Lee K. Kassa... View more info

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Three Popes and the Jews

By: Lapide, Pinchas E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Hawthorn Books, Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20100

ISBN: NO

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj


[nice clean book, light shelfwear to heel of spine, no other significant wear; jacket has a tiny chip at top left-hand corner of front panel, a couple of itty-bitty nicks at top of rear panel]. (B&W photographs) "An Israeli diplomat's startling disclosures about papal-Judaic relations since the start of World War II and his shocking appraisal of anti-Semitism in Christian history." The book made news at the time of its initial publication for its defense of Pop... View more info

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Turning Point [*SIGNED* by Patty Crowley]

By: McClory, Robert

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Crossroad: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10808

ISBN: 0-8245-1458-0

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dj


[nice tight clean copy, no discernible wear; jacket very lightly rubbed]. INSCRIBED ("Peace") and SIGNED by Patty Crowley on the ffep. "The Inside Story of the Papal Birth Control Commission, and How Humanae Vitae Changed the Life of Patty Crowley and the Future of the Catholic Church." Crowley, the central focus of this account, was the co-founder (with her husband) of the Christian Family Movement, and has been called one of the most influential women ... View more info

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Every Barrier Swept Away [*SIGNED*]

By: McWhirter, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Megiddo Press Ltd.: 1989? (1983?)

Edition: 1st thus

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1928

ISBN: 0-946922-50-0

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj


[top edge a tiny bit soiled; jacket shows mild handling wear, minimal surface scratching]. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author ("world travelled journalist, author, preacher and publicist") in 1989. [The confusion about the publication date comes because there is no actual date of publication on the book itself, although the copyright page states "First Printing, January 1983 / Jerusalem under the title of A World In A Country." I found no trace of that ... View more info

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From the Blackstone to the Housatonic: A History of the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts: The First Hundred Years

By: Nunley, Richard

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Springfield MA, Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12320

Condition: Fine in Fine dj


[beautiful copy, clean and tight, no discernible wear to either book or jacket]. (B&W photographs) The first half of this 257-page book is a history of the Diocese, and the remainder consists of short (2-3 page) accounts of the histories of individual parishes. View more info

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No Uncertain Sound [*SIGNED*]

By: Proctor, Lillian Cummins

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Augsburg Publishing House: (c.1966)

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5831

ISBN: NO

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dj


(price-clipped) [nice tight copy, minor edge soiling/yellowing; jacket worn along top edge, minor soiling to rear panel]. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the ffep. "Action for this absorbing religious novel takes place during the years of Jesus' ministry. Tribune Claudius Lysias, mentioned briefly in Acts, is assigned a post in Jerusalem. A series of events brings the Roman soldier in contact with those who knew Christ: John the Baptist, Nicodemus,Mary and Mart... View more info

Image for Tough Minded Faith for Tender Hearted People / Tough Times Never Last, But Tough People Do! [two volumes, leather-bound, in slipcase] [*SIGNED*]

Tough Minded Faith for Tender Hearted People / Tough Times Never Last, But Tough People Do! [two volumes, leather-bound, in slipcase] [*SIGNED*]

By: Schuller, Robert H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Nashville/Camden/New York, Thomas Nelson Publishers: (c.1983)

Edition: Later Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20570

ISBN: NO

Condition: Fine


(full leather bindings with gilt decoration, all edges gilt; no dust jackets; in slipcase) [both books and slipcase in perfect condition, apparently untouched by human hands, unless you count Dr. Schuller]. Each volume is personally INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the second front endpaper. The "Tough Minded" volume's inscription reads: "____ / God Loves you / (I can see why!) / And so do I. / Robert Schuller." The "Tough Times" volume is... View more info

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Gabriel and the Angels

By: Townsend, Theresa

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Winston Company: (c.1942)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7231

Condition: Very Good


(no dust jacket) [shelfwear to bottom edge, mild bumping at both ends of spine, a bit of soiling to orange cloth covers; small bookstore stamp on front pastedown, otherwise very clean internally]. (color frontispiece) The story of a pastor's son. View more info