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Why the Chimes Rang

By: Alden, Raymond Macdonald

Price: $25.46

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1934

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 037110


unpaginated, blu boards w/gilt lettering, brown-white illustrations on each page of text. The book tells a story about the chimes in a church that hadn't rang for many years, until one Christmas they rang. some finish chipping to the spine & coners of the book. View more info

The San Antonio Missions and Their System of Land Tenure

By: Almaraz Jr., Felix D.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1992

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 038699


100 pp, tan cloth boards w/black lettering, dj light tan w/black lettering, wraparound illustration. San Antonio, TX has five former Spanish Missions. Author reconstructed the land tenure system that began w/the Spaniards jurisprudential right of discovery. slight sunning to the dj spine. View more info

The San Antonio Missions and Their System of Land Tenure

By: Almaraz Jr., Felix D.

Price: $19.13

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1992

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 038700


100 pp, tan cloth boards w/black lettering, dj light tan w/black lettering, wraparound illustration. San Antonio, TX has five former Spanish Missions. Author reconstructed the land tenure system that began w/the Spaniards jurisprudential right of discovery. View more info

A Guide to Church Building and Fund Raising

By: Anderson, Martin

Price: $9.14

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Augsburg Publishing House: 1959

Seller ID: 003392


69 pp, light brown boards. Book supplies information & guidance f/building fund committees, ministers & theological students. prev own name front pastedown, View more info

To Whom the Earth Belongs

By: Anderson, Ruth L.

Price: $41.61

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, The Naylor Company: 1965

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 036904


58 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj front & spine brown w/wht lettering & authors photo on the rear panel, Inscribed & SIGNED "To Ella Bridges Chandler a pleasnat summer visitor Mrs. "Andy" Ruth Love Anderson." The story of Stella and her husband, Dave bound to a daily struggle with the earth, their inner selves, God. View more info

Silent Night : the Beautiful Story of a Lost Carol

By: Anonymous

Price: $13.18

Seller ID: 026326


8 pp, blu-grey-wht SC wraps w/color illustrated front cover bound w/single staple & white cord. Story of Father Josef Mohr, an Austrian Priest, and Francis Xavier Gruber, an Austrian schoolmaster and how they collaborated on a Christmas carol. Prev owner stamped on back cover along with name. View more info

Women of the Bible: With Paintings from the Great Art Museums of the World

By: Armstrong, Carole

Price: $14.41

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038676


45 pp, glossy green-blu-brown-tan color illustrated boards & dj, greenish-blu illustrated endpapers. The book presents seventeen stories of legendary women of the Bible who have been celebrated for their courage and independence of spirit. Each woman's story is accompanied by a religious painting from a celebrated artist, including medieval and renaissance painters such as Cranach and Caravaggio. View more info

The Near East in Modern Times : The Ottoman Empire and the Balkan States to 1900 - Volume 1

By: Arnakis, George G.

Price: $80.33

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Pemberton Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038846


xvi, 452 pp, tan cloth covered boards w/dark brown lettering on spine & front cover, fourteen maps at end of the text. This volume deals with the developments in the Near East until the opening of the twentieth century, with emphasis on the era of nationalism and some background to the origins of Near Eastern society. The Near East includes the countries bordering on the Eastern Mediterranean and their neighbors furthur inland. several small light stains on the fore... View more info

Business of Jews in Louisiana, 1840-1875

By: Ashkenazi, Elliott

Price: $15.09

Publisher: Tuscaloosa, AL, The University of Alabama Press: 1988

Seller ID: 035424


xii, 219 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, glossy wht dj w/purple borders & illustration & w/purple-green lettering on the spine. The book researches whether the Jews who lived in the SOuth during the 19th century, acted differently from their non-Jewish neighbors in commercial matters. View more info

An Entrance to the Tree of Life

By: Ashlag, Rabbi Yehuda and edited by Berg, Dr. Philip S.

Price: $24.65

Publisher: The Old City Jerusalem, Israel, Israel: Research Centre of Kabbalah: 1977

Seller ID: 038037


205 pp, black cloth covered boards, dj yel w/black lettering & black illustrated front. A key to the portals of Jewish Mysticism. dj chipped along top edge, dj several small tears on bottom edge repaired w/archival tape on inside, dj in mylar protector, some underlining on several of the first thirty-seven pages. View more info

1941 Calendar

By: author Unknown

Price: $7.65

Publisher: 1941:

Seller ID: 023501


Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. unpaginated, wht w/red-blu lettering, the calendar is 4-5/8" wide x 7" tall w/brass grommet for hanging in middle of the top. The calendar has a page for each month w/3 or 4 religious sayings on top half of the page w/calendar on the bottom half, small stain on bottom of couple pages, prev owner wrote on back of April. The cardboard back has complete 1941 on front side & complete 1942 listing ... View more info

Southwestern Indian Ceremonials

By: Bahti, Tom

Price: $6.76

Publisher: Las Vegas, NV, KC Publications: 1974

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 022501


74 pp, wht SC wraps w/wraparound color pictorial. Book describes some of the ceremonials of the Navajo, Hopi, Zuni, Papago, and Yaqui Indians. View more info

Mad Man in Waco : The Complete story of the Davidian Cult, David Koresh, and The Waco Massacre

By: Bailey, Brad & Darden, Bob

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Waco, TX, WRS Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Soft Cover Printing

Seller ID: 034917


xiv, 284 pp, glossy SC wraps w/blu-green-black-yel-orange color pictorial front cover w/black spine w/wht lettering. The story of David Koresh, the Branch Davidians and their clash with the FBI and ATF at Mt. Carmel, Texas. View more info

Lilies, Rabbits, and Painted Eggs - The Story of the Easter Symbols

By: Barth, Edna

Price: $10.20

Publisher: New York, NY, The Seabury Press: 1970

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 051751


(2), 64 pp, (2), Green clotrh covered boards w/yel-black illustration on the front cover and black lettering on the spine. The author traces the history of symbols and shows show many of them were incorporated into Christianity from early pagan rites, then handed down to us as the colorufl Easter customs we enjoy today. View more info

Pistol Packin' Preachers: Circuit Riders Of Texas

By: Barton, Barbara w/foreword by Kelton, Elmer

Price: $16.11

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Taylor Trade Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040899


xv, 190 pp, glossy tan-black SC wraps w/pictorial front panel w/black spine w/white-tan lettering, color photo of the author on the rear panel. A Republic of Texas Press Book. The author presents the life stories of many early-day ministers who rsiked life and limb to answer their calling. They confronted outlaws, warring Indians, wild animals and unpredictable Texas weather. View more info

Where Does God Live?

By: Bea, Holly

Price: $7.61

Publisher: Tiburon, CA, Starseed Press - Imprint of H J Kramer: 1997

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 049924


unpaginated, glossy pink-green-black-yel-red color illustrated dj and boards. A young girl learns from her grandmother that she can find God all around her. View more info

Animalia

By: Berger, Barbara

Price: $36.98

Publisher: Millbrae, CA, Celestial Arts: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 027665


unpaginated, red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, blind stamped title on front cover, dj wht w/grey-red lettering w/color illustrated front & back. Collection of thirteen brief tales of wise and holy people who have lived gentlry with animals from various countries and cultures including tales of St. Francis, Budda, Siddhartha, and other European and Oriental legends. View more info

Islam Origin and Belief

By: Bogle, Emory C.

Price: $16.15

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025530


HB. Near Fine/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo. xxvii, 162 pp, red cloth covered boards. The book details the family relationships of the prophet Muhammad and his closest associates. It also places emphasis on Shi'ism. View more info

The Perfect Christmas Tree

By: Brantley, Judi and Brantley, Steven

Price: $21.68

Publisher: Wadmalaw Island, SC, Spring House Books: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED by Both Authors

Seller ID: 049749


unpaginated, glossy green-brown-blue-red-white color illustrated boards and dj, limited edition is printed on the dj and on the front board, Inscribed and SIGNED by author on the ffep w/gift page as the second page. A story of mystery, miracles, adn the promise of Christmas. It is Molly's year to choose the tree and whe learns whom the Christmas tree symbolizes - Jesus! View more info

The Missionary Pioneer : or a brief memoir of the life, labors, and death of John Stewart

By: Brewer J. Mason

Price: $80.75

Publisher: Austin, TX, The Pemberton Press: 1969

Seller ID: 016918


96 pp, green tweed spine w/black letters, boards patterned green & white. Reprint (facsimile) of 1827 edition published by Joseph Mitchell. The original title includes John Stewart, (Man of Color) founder, under god of the Mission among the Wyandotts at Upper Sandsusky, OH. View more info