Category: Religion


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Ordo Concelebrationis et Methodus Servanda in Publica Sessione Concilii Oecumenici Vaticani II. Die 18 Decembris 1965.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: [Vatican City], Typis Polyglottis Vaticanis, 1965

36 pp.; sm folio; bound in red buckram, spine stamped in gilt; reproduction on half-title; text, in latin, printed in black & red. Small ink name on top edge of half-title. View more info

The Conference of the Birds: Mantiq Ut-tair. A Philosophical Religious Poem in Prose.

By: Attar, Farid Ud-Din.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Janus Press, 1954

Edition: Reprint Edition

8vo; green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, in price clipped tan jacket with light wear at corners and light soil at extremities, faint stain to lower spine. An attractive edition of the Persian Sufi's 12th century masterpiece, with frontis & vignette brush drawings by Kate Adamson. View more info

The Teachings of Don Juan, a Yaqui way of Knowledge; together with, A Separate Reality, Further Conversations with Don Juan.

By: Castaneda, Carlos.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Ballantine Books, 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Mass market paperbacks; ownership signature front endpaper of Don Juan; light tanning to pages both volumes. Separate Reality is a first printing of the Pocket Books edition, 1972. Overall fresh copies. View more info

"Fear Not" Bible Texts.

By: Day, Ada, [compiler].

Price: $25.00

Publisher: River Falls, WI, Ada Day, no date [c. 1895-]

16 pp. 24mo; green saddle stitched wrappers, cover lettered in gilt which is dull; front endpaper and title loose; rear endpaper with close 1" tear at foredge. View more info

The New Religion and Relativity.

By: Dicksen Tsoi-Woh Lau.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Magnolia Books, 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

138 pp; 8vo; gray wrappers printed in red. Small sticker scuff back cover. The author proposes a new religion based on a new theory of the Trinity, influenced by modern science and relativity. View more info

The Call for the Master. The Meaning of Spiritual Guidance on the Way to the Self.

By: Durckheim, Karlfried Graf.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton, [1989]

Edition: First Edition

166 pp.; 8vo; printed wrappers. View more info

4 vols: The Tibetan Book of the Dead, or The After-Death Experiences of the Bardo Plane . .; The Tibetan Book of the Great Liberation; Tibetan Yoga and Secret Doctines; Tibet's Great Yogi, Milarepa.

By: Evans-Wentz, W. Y.

Price: $550.00

Publisher: London & N.Y., Oxford University Press, 1954-63

3rd, 1st, 2nd, 2nd editions respectively, and later printings on all but the Great Liberation; 8vo; green cloth; frontispieces; black & white photographs and other reproductions. Ownersip signatures in a small hand, each volume; very faint foxing on foredges of all but Milarepa. In printed paper dust jackets with mylar wraps, with a piece of clear tap over top and bottom edges of mylar only to hold flaps. View more info

The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church Together with The Psalter or Psalms of David According to the use of The Episcopal Church.

By: Guilbert, Charles Mortimer (custodian).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, 1990

12mo full blue crushed limp leatherette (c. Vivella Crush); all edges gilt; ribbon marker in original box. View more info

Neither Monk Nor Layman. Clerical Marriage in Modern Japanese Buddhism.

By: Jaffe, Richard M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Princeton & Oxford, Princeton University Press, [2001]

287 pps., incl. index, glossary and bibliography; 8vo; in pictorial dust jacket"That the male Buddhist clergy in Japan is almost entirely married is an anomaly within Buddhism as a whole. Jaffe's subject is the problem of how this came about." Helen Hardacre, Harvard University, from the jacket. View more info

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Sermons, by William Jay, from the Second London Edition.

By: Jay, William.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cooperstown, N.Y., Printed by H. & E. Phinney Jun. and Sold by Them at Their Bookstore, 1812

Edition: Reprint Edition

428 pp.; 12mo; contemporary full calf; black leather spine label lettered in gilt. Loss at top of spine one inch across by half-inch down; rubbing to joints and edges; endpapers tanned & foxed; title and contents moderately tanned and soiled at extremities, with a two dime sized spots of foxing at foredge; ownership name "Clarissa Dutch's book, April 4th 1817," front endpaper, with another faint ownership name and decorations in pencil (1858?) below that. Overall... View more info

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The Satanic Rituals.

By: LaVey, Anton.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Seacaucus, N.J., University Books, 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

First Avon Printing, December 1972. 220 pp.; 8vo; blood orange paper over boards in black dust jacket with a light 1" surface scrape front cover; light wear at corner tips and a few specs of white back cover and spine where black has been rubbed; a few spots of light foxing inside jacket. View more info

Image for Six volumes from The Sacred Books of the Buddhists series including: Dialogues of the Buddha in 3 volumes; Further Dialogues of the Buddha in 2 volumes; plus,The Minor Anthologies of the Pali Cannon, Part II: Udana: Verses of Uplift and Itivuttaka: As It Was Said.

Six volumes from The Sacred Books of the Buddhists series including: Dialogues of the Buddha in 3 volumes; Further Dialogues of the Buddha in 2 volumes; plus,The Minor Anthologies of the Pali Cannon, Part II: Udana: Verses of Uplift and Itivuttaka: As It Was Said.

By: Muller, Max; Rhys Davids, .

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, Various dates 1910-1935

Volumes II through IV are parts 1, 2, and 3 of The Dialogues. Vols. V & VI are parts 1 & 2 of Further Dialogues. Dark brown cloth spines, paper spine labels; over red cloth. Rubbing to cloth at edges & corners; occasional scuffs & superficial scrapes; spine labels with moderate tanning and some additions in pen on paper spine labels "Digha Nikaya" for the Dialogues and "Majjima Nikaya" for Further Dialogues; also the 'parts' noted in pen on title pages un... View more info

The Integral Yoga of Sri Aurobindo in 2 volumes, complete.

By: Rishabhchand.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pondicherry, India, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, 1953, 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

195 & 278 pp.; 12mo; tan, and blue self wraps. Well preserved in clear mylar, but tape used to secure the mylar has left offset residue to front and rear endpapers, one top and one bottom edge. View more info

3 titles: Lovers' Meeting; The Musical Donkey; The Second Canto of the Bhagavad - Gita. Reprints from the University of California Chronicles of c. 1920, 1923 & 1929 respectively.

By: Ryder, Arthur W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: No place, No publisher,

Edition: Reprint Edition

Stapled wrappers. Splitting at spine below lower staple on 2nd & 3rd titles; browning to cover of The Second Canto.Lovers' Meeting is translated from the Kathasaritsagara, Canto 104; Reprint from the University of California Chronicle, Vol. XIX, No 41. The Musical Donkey transl. from the Panchatantra. View more info

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Auroville, The Cradle of New Man.

By: Sri Aurobindo, The Mother, Alain G., compiler.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: [Pondicherry], Auroville, [c. 1967]

(32) pp.; 11" x 7" booklet; comb bound, illustrated white wrappers; full page portrait photographs of Aurobindo, The Mother; map; photos. Extra material laid in incudes a 5 page mimeograph: "Auroville, City of Dawn - The International Cultural Township, Pondicherry, India - October, 1967", with 2 pages of appendices. Also, on an Auroville letterhead, "Auro-Tibetan Farm, Auroville"; 1 page mimeograph on the proposal to establish a small Tibetan com... View more info