Category: Comparative Religion


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A Child's History of the United States, Volume II

By: Bonner, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros., 1866

Edition: Reprint

317pp. Illustrated. Original red cloth, boards stamped in blind, spine title stamped in gilt. Volume II only of this three volume set. This volume refers to James Buchanan's interactions with Mormonism and Brigham Young in a somewhat comic and sarcastic way on pages 311-312. Bonner says of the Mormons, "These people claimed to have a religion of their own, which was a lot of rubbish set out for them by a rogue named Joseph Smith, who would have been hung if he had no... View more info

A Christian's Pocket Guide to Islam

By: Sookhdeo, Patrick

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Fearn, Christian Focus Publications & Isaac Publishing, 2001

Edition: Second Printing.

90pp. Only traces of wear. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

A Concise Dictionary of Cults and Religions

By: Watson, William

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Chicago, Moody Press, 1991

Edition: Reprint

299pp. Slight spine crease. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A History of God: The 4,000 Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam

By: Armstrong, Karen

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books, 1994

Edition: First Paperback Edition

460pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Anticipating the Advent; A Brief History of Seventh-Day Adventists

By: Knight, George R.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Boise, Pacific Press Publishing, 1993

Edition: Third Printing

128pp. Underlining. Creasing. View more info

Book of Doctrine and Covenants

By: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Lamoni, Board of Publication for the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1917

299pp. + 60pp. concordance & reference guide. Original full leather yap binding, all edges gilt. Endpapers watermarked "Franklin" on the verso. Flake #2961. Flake says, "Reissue from the 1911 plates with addition of Section 130, 131, 132." OCLC Worldcat locates two copies of this edition in institutional holdings. Top corner of the "yap" chipped away. Extremities rubbed. The head of the spine is starting to chip. View more info


By: Humphreys, Christmas

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin Books, 1952

Edition: Second Printing.

256pp. Illustrated. Text browned. Front joint starting at the heel. Front cover foxed. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Buddhist Culture in Korea: Korean Culture Series 3

By: Shin-Yong, Chun (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Seoul, International Cultural Foundation, 1974

Edition: First Edition

289pp. Illustrated. Patterned endpapers. Printed in Korean and English. All edges of the text block lightly foxed. Offsetting to the endpapers from the jacket flaps. The jacket is foxed and has a couple of closed tears and a chip from the heel of the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Bushido; The Soul of Japan

By: Nitobe, Inazo

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Tuttle Publishing, 2000

203pp. Introduction by William Elliot Griffis. S-curve to the whole. View more info

Church Manual of the First Church of Christ Scientist, in Boston, Massachusetts

By: Eddy, Mary Baker

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, The Christian Science Publishing Society, 1919

Edition: Eighty-Ninth Edition

138pp. Bound in original brown cloth, lettering stamped in gilt, beveled boards, all edges gilt. Corners bumped and rubbed but not rubbed through. Dampstain to the front cover, but not obtrsuive. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Contemplative Science; Where Buddhism and Neuroscience Converge

By: Wallace, B. Alan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Columbia University Press, 2007

Edition: First Paperback Edition

211pp. Traces of creasing to the wraps. View more info

Cracking the Da Vinci Code: The Unauthorized Guide to the Facts Behind Dan Brown's Bestselling Novel

By: Cox, Simon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble, 2004

Edition: Third Printing.

160pp. Illustrated. Ownership blindstamped seal on the half title. Offered here for its research value solely and not for anything based in the realm of reality. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

Cults in North America

By: Schipper, Earl

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Baker Book House, 1982

Edition: Second Edition.

169pp. + 4pp. table. Ownership inscription on the half title voraciously scratched out with marker. Some creasing to the wraps. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Great Religions of the World

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Geographic Society, 1971

Edition: First Edition

420pp. Pictorial endpapers. Illustrated. An exceptionally tight copy with the original response envelope laid in. Probably unread. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Grey Eminence, A Study in Religion and Politics

By: Huxley, Aldous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Bros., 1941

Edition: First American Edition

342pp. 1st American Edition. Original gray cloth with blue panels, lettering and rule stamped in gilt. Discard ink stamps to the pastedowns and endpapers. Hinges cracked. Back joint torn at the head (1.5 inch). Corners bumped. View more info