Our Books - Philosophy,-Religion-&-Spirituality

Zen-Buddhismus.
Enomiya-Lassalle, Hugo M.

Koln: Verlag J.P. Bachem, 1974. Third Edition. Octavo. Cloth. About Fine / Very Good +. 467 [1] pp., Footnotes, extensive Index; Vorwort; Anmerkungen und Namen- und Sachregister; Dritte Auflage (1st... [read more] | $40.00

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

The Book of Strange: A Journey
Fraser, Sylvia

Doubleday Canada, Toronto, 1992. A Fine copy in dust wrapper. 375 pp.; Notes; Bibliography; Index. “A lifelong student of philosophy, Fraser draws astonishing parallels between the new scientific... [read more] | $25.00

Man of the Century: The Life and Times of John Paul II
Kwitny, Johnathan

Henry Holt & Company, New York, 1997. First Edition, Fine in Near Fine dustwrapper. xii + 754 pp.; Notes; Index, and A Note on Pronunciation. “To read Man of the Century is to enter the life... [read more] | $20.00

The Great Pyramid Decoded.
Lemesurier, Peter

St. Martin’s Press, New York, 1977. First American Edition. Previous owner name in fine pen on front free endpaper, Else Fine in mylar-protected jacket. 350 pp., illustrated throughout; Bibliography,... [read more] | $25.00

Dialogo
Levi, Primo and Tullio Regge

Princeton University Press, 1989, First Edition. Fine, in dj. 68 pp., translated by Raymond Rosenthal, with a new Introduction by Regge. A wide ranging discussion between the “renowned novelist... [read more] | $25.00

The Prince; Utopia; Ninety-Five Theses: Address to the German Nobility Concerning Christian Liberty
Machiavelli, Niccolo; t/w Sir Thomas More; t/w Martin Luther

F.F. Collier & Son, New York, n.d. Decorated cloth; frontis illustrations ‘Machiavelli and Alexander VI’ from a painting by Iacovacci with tissue guard in place. 397 pp. Part of the... [read more] | $25.00

Call to Remembrance: Connecting the Heart to Baha'u'llah.
Marks, Geoffry W. (Compiler) [Baha'u'llah].

Wilmette, Illinois: Baha'i Publishing Trust, 1992. First Edition. Octavo. Faux Leather. Fine Dark green padded leatherette binding, with gilt titles and paste-down full colour photograph on front boards;... [read more] | $30.00

The Buddhist Philosophy of Assimilation: The Historical Development of the Honji-Suijaku Theory
Matsunaga, Alicia

Sophia University, Tokyo and Charles E Tuttle Co., Rutland & Tokyo. 1969. First Edition; Royal Octavo (26 cm) with p.o.n. on ffep, Else Fine in VG dj: fading to spine and minor edge wear. Bright... [read more] | $50.00

The Monastic Journey
Merton, Thomas (Patrick Hart, Ed.)

Sheed, Andrews & McMeel, Kansas City, 1977. A Fine copy of the American First edition in dj. xi, [2] and 3-185 pp. The woodcut on the front panel of the jacket and the title page is by Lavrans Nielsen,... [read more] | $30.00

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

Thoughts [Pensées]; Letters; Minor Works
Pascal, Blaise

Although reprinted many times in the Harvard Classics series, the binding in this edition is by far the most appealing, apart from having a single source for multiple works by Pascal: Thoughts (all 14... [read more] | $30.00

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

Some Fruits of Solitude
Penn, William

George C. Harrap & Co., London, n.d., but a gift inscription from 1908 on the half title. 12mo (5.5”); limp leather, lapp style and uniformly sun-faded; frontis port. with tissue guard. [8],... [read more] | $80.00

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

Berlin: Erich Schmidt Verlag, 1976. Second Edition. Octavo. Cloth. About Fine / Very Good +. [xvi] [2] 1-533, [1, advt.] pp. This third volume of the masterful work on mysticism and esotericism by Peuckert... [read more] | $65.00

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

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

"In Journeyings Often". Glimpses of the Life of Bishop Bompas
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