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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

Memorial Volume of the First Fifty Years of the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions.

Published by the Board, Boston, 1861. Quarto in pebbled cloth with the seal of the Board in blind; toned spine and edge-wear; VG overall: clean, square text block, with some minor bumping at the bottom... [read more] | $90.00

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

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

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