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First Annual Publication: A Selection of Papers Presented in 1968-69

The First Annual Publication of the Jewish Historical Society of Western Canada Winnipeg, 1970; The Jewish Historical Society of Western Canada. Staple-bound quarto in card covers; non-sequential pagination;... [read more] | $120.00

Proofs from the Holy Qur'an (Regarding the Advent of Baha'u'llah)
Afaqi, Prof. Dr. Sabir

New Delhi: Mir'at Publications, 1993. First Edition. Small Octavo. Paper Over Boards. Near Fine / Near Fine. pp. [xvii] + 158, including bibliography, preliminary short notes by Peter Khan and Dr. Allessandro... [read more] | $55.00

Baha'u'llah und das Neue Zeitalter.
Esslemont, J. E.

Hofheim-Langenhain: Baha'i Verlag, 1976. 12mo (18cm). Cloth. Fine / Fine. A pristine copy, in somewhat uncommon dust jacket, of the German translation of the 3rd Revised Edition of Esslemont's classic... [read more] | $25.00

Tikopia Ritual and Belief
Firth, Raymond.

. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1967. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth. About Fine / Very Good +. 374 pp.; Index; photographs. Following his theme from 'The Work of Gods in Tikopia', Firth's present collection... [read more] | $20.00

The Great Code: The Bible and Literature
Frye, Northrop

Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich; New York and London, 1982. A Fine copy of a later printing in price-clipped dustjacket. This is the work which, outside of his fame in academic circles, made this Canadian’s... [read more] | $15.00

Testimony of the Earth : A Worldview to Save the Planet and Ourselves.
Harrington, Bob and Linda.

Surrey: Hancock House, 2008. Octavo. Soft Cover. Signed by both Authors on the Half-Title. Fine 239 (1) pp., index. "In a world that has been plunged into chaos and crisis by the unthinking folly... [read more] | $15.00

Writings of Fermin Francisco de Lasuen
Lasuen, Fermin Franciso de (Finbar Kenneally, OFM, tr. & ed.)

Washington D.C.: Academy of American Franciscan History, 1965. First Edition. Quarto (10"). Cloth. Two volumes, complete. Vol. 1: [xlix] [4], 5-413 pp.; 13 illustrations including Frontispiece. Vol.... [read more] | $240.00

Pioneer Catholic History of Oregon (Centennial Edition).
O'Hara, Bishop Edwin V

Paterson, New Jersey: St. Anthony Guild Press, 1939. 12mo (7.5'). Card Covers. Inscribed by author. Very Good [xv] [1, map] 234 + [1, adv] pp.; 11 illustrations including frontispiece. A fairly common... [read more] | $25.00

The Heritage of the Reformation
Pauck, Wilhelm

The Free Press, Glencoe and Beacon Press, Boston, 1950. 312 pp., including Notes and Index. A sound, clean copy in cloth, with some sun fading at the top edge of the boards in a Good (only) dustjacket:... [read more] | $20.00

Pansophie: Ein Versuch zur Geschichte der weisen und schwarzen Magie Vol. 3 Auflage.
Peuckert, Will-Erich

Peuckert, Will-Erich. Pansophie: Ein Versuch zur Geschichte der weisen und schwarzen Magie Vol. 3 Auflage. Berlin: Erich Schmidt Verlag, 1976. Second Edition. Octavo. Cloth. About Fine / Very Good +. [xvi]... [read more] | $75.00

Questioning Ramayanas: A South Asian Tradition.
Richman, Paula (Editor).

Berkeley: University of California, 2001. Octavo. Soft Cover. Fine. [xiv] + 432 pp.; notes, contributors, index. "Through analysis of oral and written narratives, exegesis, plays, songs, rituals,... [read more] | $12.00

Meditations on the Lord's Prayer
Roberts, Helen

n.p.: Young Women's Christian Association of Canada, 20 c.m.. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good + n.d. (but cica 1958); unpaginated (but 20 pp.]. The author was the former General Secretary of the World YWCA,... [read more] | $15.00

Tahirih The Pure
Root, Martha L.

Revised Edition; Kalimat Press, Los Angeles, 1981, with Introductory Essay by Marziah Gail. [v] + 146 pp., Notes; Three Appendices; illustrated. A Fine, unmarked copy in Near Fine dj, the latter with... [read more] | $65.00

The Scriptures of Different Faiths; and The Oneness of Religion; collected in God, His Mediator and Man: A Study of Comparative Religion.
Singh, Pritram and McKay, Doris.

Wilmette: Baha'i Publishing Trust, 1958. Octavo. Card Covers. Near Fine Two articles, together with a brief Introduction, taken from the pages of the periodical 'World Order'. Professor Singh was a lecturer... [read more] | $20.00


Sovereign, The Rt. Rev. A.(urthur) H.(enry).

Toronto: The Church of England in Canada, 19 c.m.. Stapled Card Covers. Very Good n.d. (but circa 1930-1940?) 24 pp.; frontis port. and 6 illustrations in text; short bibliography. This booklet by the... [read more] | $25.00

Theological Lexicon of the New Testament (3 Volumes, Complete)
Spicq, Ceslas (Translated by James D. Ernest)

Hendrickson Publishers, Peabody Massachusetts, 1994. All Fine, unmarked copies in uniformly light-faded dust jackets, Else Fine. A translation of Notes de lexicographie néo-testamentaire. Royal... [read more] | $150.00

Illustrated Teachings of the Dalai Lama: A Guide to Contentment, Joy and Fulfilment
The Dalai Lama

Translated by Geshe Thupten Jimpa; Photographs by Ian Cumming. Thorson’s (an Imprint of Harper Collins), London, 2002. 368 pp. including Glossary and Notes; Colour illustrations throughout. A... [read more] | $15.00

Warriors of the Rainbow: Strange and Prophetic Dreams of the Indian Peoples.
Willoya, William and Vinson Brown

Naturegraph Company, Healdsburg, California; (1962), Third Printing. Octavo, 94 pp. + [2, verso card covers]; bibliography; index. Illustrated: line drawings and two fold-out pages with full-colour images... [read more] | $25.00

The Order for the Burial of the Dead
[Bible] [Christianity]

Guildford; 32mo - 12 c.m.. Leather. Fine. n.d. 19 pp. All pages in red and black type; ruled borders in red. Gilt title 'In Memoriam' bright. A very nice example of the form of worship of the Church... [read more] | $20.00

The Book of Genesis: A New Version.
[Bible] [Swedenborg].

London: James Speirs, 1912. First Thus. 12mo (18cm). cloth. About Fine. [iv] + 144 pp.; "Issued by the General Conference of the New Church", that is, the New Church of England following the... [read more] | $90.00