New York: Greenwood Press, 1968. Hardcover. Loisy was professor in France. He was ultimately excommunicated due to his beliefs. This edition includes a new introduction by Rt. Rev. Msgr. E. Harold Smith. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Red pen ownership marking on front free endpaper, else clean interior. 357 pages. REL/061720. Very Good.
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Birmingham, AL: Rose Gibbons Lovett, 1980. Hardcover. First Edition. "The first comprehensive history of the Catholic Chruch in North Alabama" (foreword). Light blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Clean and bright with illustrations. Previous ownershp marking in pen to front endpaper. In light blue dust jacket with white title to spine and front panels. Fading to spine panel and rubbing to panels. Minor wear to edges of jacket. 325 pages. REL/070920. Very Good / Very Good.
Milwaukee: Verlag von Geo. (George) Brumber, 1883. Hardcover. Very good in full black leather boards with elaborate blind stamped designs to spine and covers. Gilt title to spine. Minor wear and rubbing to hinges, edges, and corners. Binding remains tight. Marbled endpapers and full marbled edges. A few spots of soiling to edges. Occasional foxing to interior, but clean and bright overall. Laid in pressed fern leaf. 1079 + 311 pages. Religion/German. REL/061020. Very Good.
Techny, IL: Divine Word Publications, . Paperback. First Edition. "The challenge facing the Church in the inner city is the dominating theme of these papers and discussions, the proceedings of the 1965 Conference on Inner City Research. Sponsored by the recently founded Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA), this conference was a major effort by committed churchmen to assess the strengths and weaknesses of inner-city life and to fix the responsibility of the Church for that life" (back cover). Calling card of editor is laid in. Black and white paper wrappers with red title to spine and front cover. Writing in red pen to front cover and to front free endpaper. 197 pages. REL/071520. Very Good.
Bensalem, PA: Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, 1998. Hardcover. Signed by the author on the title page and also signed and inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. Katherine Drexel of Philadelphia built boarding schools for the Indians and provided financhial support for Bishops and priests working in missions for African Americans. In 1891 she founded the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament to live in community and engage in a two-fold apostolate of prayer and work centered in the Eucharist (jacket). Bound in red cloth boards with black title to spine and front cover. Pen marking to front endpaper. Clean and bright. In off-white dust jacket with black title to spine and front panels. Minor wear to edges of jacket including a few short closed tears. Light rubbing to jacket. 742 pages. REL/012317. Near Fine / Very Good.
Washington DC: The Catholic University of America Press, . Hardcover. Inscribed and Signed by the Author on the title page. "As Washington's mother church, St. Patrick's has transcended the usual responsibilities of an American parish to assume a sometimes crucial role in church-state relations, in both national and local affairs. Its diverse congregation has provided clear-cut and measurable reactions to issues - such as immigration, race relations, and universal education - that have been pivotal in shaping both national policies and the history of the Catholic church in the United States" (jacket). Ex-library with red pen notations on both endpapers and occasional tick marks to margins. (No other library markings, no pockets, and no stickers.) Maroon cloth boards with gilt title to spine. In illustrated jacket with red spine panel titled in white. Minor wear and rubbing to edges and panels of jacket. 463 pages. REL/070820. Very Good / Very Good.
Lanham: University Press of America, 1985. Hardcover. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Previous owner marking in red pen to front free endpaper. The year of publication has also been hand-written in red pen on title page. Notes in red pen on a taped in page inserted to rear. Tickmarks in pen to margins of some pages. Clean overall despite noted markings. 418 pages. REL/071620. Very Good.
Huntington, IN: Our Sunday Visitor Publishing Division, 1992. Hardcover. "Set forth are the stories of fifty-nine old Catholic churches located east of the Mississippi River whose stories disclose many of those roots .... This is not a book about architecture or religious artifacts. It is a book focused upon present communities in all parts of the country that are the living results of the efforts of Catholics who have long since passed to their rewards" (jacket). Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Ownership markings in pen to front endpaper, else clean and bright. Illustrated dust jacket with black title to spine and front panels. 591 pages. REL/071520. Very Good / Fine.
New York: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy, 1939. Hardcover. First edition, first printing. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. Very good in blue paper covered boards with dark blue title to spine. Foxing to hinges. Offsetting from dust jacket to endpages; otherwise the interior is clean. Very good blue jacket with yellow title to spine and front panel. Slight fading to spine panel, foxing to rear panel, and minor wear to edges of jacket. 177 pages. REL/082610. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
New York: Harper and Brothers, 1959. Hardcover. Very good in very good minus orange dust jacket with white title to spine. Spine faded to grey. Minor chipping to edges of dust jacket. Slight browning of endpapers. Previous owner's signature to front free end page. Looks like a Frank Dean Gifford. Pages bright. Index, 180 pages. Religion. REL/12052. Very Good in Very Good- DJ.
Nashville: Catholic Diocese of Memphis and J.S. Sanders and Company, Inc., 1996. Paperback. "For the first time, a comprehensive history of the Catholic Faith in West Tennessee and a review of all churches, schools, organizations, and institutions from 1836 to 1996 is included in this volume" (rear cover). Red paper wrappers with white title to spine and front panels. Minor wear to wrappers. Penned ownership marking to half title page. 473 pages. REL/070820. Very Good.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. Hardcover. Elizabeth Seton (1774-1821), was the first natural born United States citizen to be canonized by the Catholic church. She converted to Catholicism in 1805 after the death of her husband, with whom she had five children. Her legacy includes founding the first Catholic girls' school and founding the religious order, the Sisters of Charity. She was canonized in 1975. Maroon cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Exlibrary with sticker to spine and pocket to rear endpapges. Clean aside from library markings. 411 pages. REL/070220. Very Good.