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Kyriale seu Ordinarium Missae cum Cantu Gregoriano. Ex editione Vaticana adamussim excerpto et rhythmicus signis in subsidium cantorum. A Solesmensibus monachis. Diligenter ornato. [Bound with] Missa pro defunctis cum absolutione. Nec non et exsequiarum ordine juxta, graduale et rituale romanum.

 Desclée & Socii, 1938. Small 4to, 94pp + 24pp hardcover in good condition. 2 books bound together, the Kyriale seu Ordinarium Missae and the Missa pro defunctis. Scuffing and wear to extremities, notably head and tail of spine. Front hinge cracked between pages 2 and 3, with title page and pages 1-2 loose. Otherwise, binding sound. Red page edges. 2 colored ribbon markers. '13' written on ffep, and paper with liturgical schedules pasted to back paste-down endpaper. Text pristine

Book # 9110382917
Price: $37.00

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BLAIR, EMMA HELEN, ROBERTSON, JAMES ALEXANDER, BOURNE, EDWARD GAYLORD. The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898. Explorations by Early Navigators, Descriptions of the Islands and their Peoples, their History and Records of the Catholic Missions. VOLUME XI: 1599-1602.

 Cleveland, Ohio: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1904. 8vo, 316pp. Illustrated with facsimile plates in black & white. Bound in publisher's original green cloth with gilt title to spine, gilt top edges, other edges untrimmed. In very good condition. Binding and hinges are intact and sound; text is crisp, clean, and bright. Light wear to extremities. Withdrawn from a seminary library, with minimal markings (small ink stamp to title page, handwritten call numbers to lower spine).

Book # NOL11
Price: $100.00

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COLISH, MARCIA L. The Stoic Tradition from Antiquity to the Early Middle Ages [2 Volume Set].

 E. J. Brill, 1990. [XII + 459pp] + [XII + 342pp]. 2 volume set - Volume I: Stoicism in Classical Latin Liturature; Volume II: Stoicism in Christian Latin Thought through the Sixth Century. Softcovers in very good condition. Light scuffing to extremities. Crisp, clean pages. Tight binding. Clean text.

Book # 9004093303
Price: $180.00

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GAMMIE, ALEXANDER. William Quarrier and the Story of The Orphan Homes of Scotland.

 Pickering & Inglis, c. 1940. 197pp. Frontispiece, b/w. Illustrated, b/w plates. Shelf-wear, scuffing, and fading to extremities. Bumping to corners of boards as well as to head and tail of spine. Crack to back hinge. Tanning and foxing to pages. Sound binding. Clean text.

Book # B00640ETA2
Price: $10.00

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GERBERDING, G. H. Life and Letters of W. A. Passavant, D. D.. Sixth Edition.

 The Young Lutheran Co, 1906. 615pp hardcover in good condition. General scuffing, with rubbing to corners and head and tail of spine. Sun-tanning to boards near upper edge. Hinges stressed. Otherwise, binding sound. Owners' stamps on ffep. B/w photo frontispiece with tissue, and occasional b/w photo illustration plates. Text pristine.

Book # 9110391487
Price: $10.00

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 Yale University Press, 1989. Large 4to, xxiv + 429pp hardcover in very good condition. Scuffing mostly to back cover, with rubbed corners. Almost no shelf-wear. Binding solid. Pages clean and like new. Text pristine.

Book # 0300043945
Price: $20.00

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O'BRIEN, REV. ERIS M. Life and Letters of Archpriest John Joseph Therry. Founder of the Catholic Church in Australia.

 Angus & Robertson Ltd, 1922. XX + 389pp. Illustrated, b/w and color plates. Includes facsimile letters. Frontispiece, color. Blue cloth hardcover in good condition. Shelf-wear, scuffing, and fading to extremities. Bumping and rubbing to corners of boards as well as to head and tail of spine. Crack to front hinge. Ex-library with all the usual markings. Some stress to hinges. Tanning to pages. Sound binding. Clean text.

Book # 911039382X
Price: $20.00

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PROBST, BRUNILDE. The Burning Seal. Biography of Mother Mary Clara Pfaender Foundress of the Franciscan Sisters of Salzkotten.

 Franciscan Herald Press, 1960. XIV + 130pp. Illustrated, b/w. Brown cloth hardcover in good condition. Light bumping to corners of boards as well as to head and tail of spine. Sticker to tail of spine. Ex-library with all the usual markings. Sound binding. Clean text.

Book # B000XG5EQG
Price: $17.00

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SMALL, DAVID. Imogenes Antlers [Reading Rainbow Books].

 Crown Publishers, Inc., 1986. Hardcover in nearly new condition. Former owner's stamp on endpaper. Tight binding. Boards in excellent condition. Clean text. Crisp and clean pages.

Book # B001ZXM3OM
Price: $25.00

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WINTERS, YVOR. The Giant Weapon. [New Directions Poets of the Year].

 New York: New Directions/ James Laughlin, 1943. Inscribed and signed by Yvor Winters. 8vo, unpaginated (approximately 36 pages). Original wrappers with brown printed dustjacket, in excellent condition. Crisp, clean, and bright. D/j protected in clear Mylar. Small number handwritten to lower corner of d/j.

Book # N3551
Price: $25.00

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