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The Vatican Collections

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: The National Library of Australia: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 000881


Illustrates and describes works of art presented at the World Expo'88 in Brisbane Australia, from The Vatican Collection. View more info

YOU CAN LIVE FOREVER IN PARADISE ON EARTH

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005205


Very Good condition. Clean and unmarked cover. Clean compressed page edge. Includes many illustrations. View more info

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The Song of Songs

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NJ, Gramercy: 1993

Seller ID: 010561


8vo. Unpaginated. 10 colour illustrations. Publishers black cloth spine, titled in gilt, on pictorial boards. FINE condition. These poems transcend their theological meaning & radiate the passion & universality of spiritual as well as physical love. Book is pristine order & Flint's illustrations are luminous. View more info

THE SEARCH FOR SHANGRI-LA A Journey Into Tibetan History

By: Allen Charles

Price: $58.00

Publisher: UK 1999, Little Brown & Company: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012161


"A lively and often amusing account of the author's four recent journeys into the Himalayas and far western Tibet, the book is also a ground breaking and controversial re working of early Tibetan history, shattering our notions of the country as a Buddhist paradise and restoring the religion of Bon to its rightful place in Tibetan culture. In so doing, Charles Allen locates the mythical kingdom of Shang-shung and finds the original Shangri-La in an astounding gorge ... View more info

Prince Goodspeaker Buddhist Tales for Young and Old Volume 1 Stories 1-50

By: Anderson, Todd, Thera

Price: $120.00

Publisher: USA, Buddhist Literature Society: 1995

Seller ID: 012415


Stories interpreted by Kurunegoda Piyatissa Maha Thera, told by Todd Anderson. Card cover has a corner crease, book less than 500g to post. View more info

All Israel

By: Bacon, Josephine (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London,, The Apple Press: 1988

Seller ID: 008686


Vivid descriptions of the landscape, the flora and fauna, insights into the very diverse Jewish population, drawn from 74 lands and Israel's significant non-Jewish minorities. It has 176 pages with color photos and index. Square book just over a kilo. View more info

Witchcraze A New History of the European Witch Hunts Our Legacy of Violence Against Women

By: Barstow, Anne Llewellyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, Pandora: 1994

Seller ID: 009942


An extensive investigation into the social mores that caused the "status quo classes" to denigrate anything that invaded their territory & to use fear & religion to expunge the challengers via the stake or the noose. 255pp with broad appendices/notes/references at rear. View more info

The Monastic World

By: Brooke, Christopher

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paul Elek: 1974

Seller ID: 010047


Indeed a weighty tome with some 272pp & almost 2 and a halk kilos of informattion at your fingertips. Wim Swaan's photos are throughout as well as diagrams & layouts. View more info

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Essays on the Quest

By: Brunton, Paul

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Rider: 1984

Seller ID: 010364


- this is probably a reference section lib bk (pocket/tag removed at rear) Brunton was a British philosopher, mystic, traveler, and guru. (and owner of several name changes) He left a journalistic career to live among yogis, mystics, and holy men, and studied Eastern and Western esoteric teachings. Dedicating his life to an inward and spiritual quest, Brunton felt charged to communicate his experiences about what he had learned in the East to others. His works had a majo... View more info

THE MAXIMS OF NOAH

By: Burgess Gelett

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company,: 1913

Seller ID: 007744


Beautifully illustrated by Louis D. Fancher with both full page and page edge illustrations. "Derived from his Experience with Women both before and after the flood as given in Counsel to his son Japhet." View more info

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Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults Study Edition

By: Church, Catholic; Bishops' Conference

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Dwyer: 1987

Seller ID: 012254


261 crisp pp, less than 500g to post. A guide for clergy & lay people into the procedures/steps/rituals involved in becoming a fully "fledged" member of the Catholic church. Faults? a paperclip mark 1st page. View more info

THE HOUR OF THE LAITY Their Expanding Role

By: Coughlan Msgr. Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: E.J. Dwyer Australia: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012241


An abridgement of the Papal text of John Paul 11's Apostolic Exhortation on the Christian Lay Faithful. Designed for leity and clergy alike, for discussion groups, for committed lay leaders, for adult education personnel, for women and men religious, indeed for everyone concerned about the future of the Church. View more info

THE ANCIENT EGYPTIANS Religious Beliefs and Practices

By: David A. Rosalie

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul, London: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008496


"Dr. David traces for the first time the evolution of religious beliefs and practices, setting them in their historical and political contexts during the main periods when Egypt's civilization was formed and flourished. The book contains full bibliographies and handlists of primary and secondary sources for the study of Egyptian religion." Includes b/w photographs and drawings. Very good condition. View more info

Benedict's Dharma: Buddhists Reflect on the Rule of St.Benedict

By: Henry, Patrick (Ed)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: NY, Riverhead Books: 2001

Seller ID: 008670


When four senior Buddhists sit down to discuss the rules of Christian monasticism, ideas fly. In Benedict's Dharma, Zen priest Norman Fisher, meditation teacher Joseph Goldstein, professor Judith Simmer-Brown, and Yifa, a nun of the Chinese Buddhist tradition, flesh More... out The Rule of Saint Benedict, which has guided the organization and daily life of the Western Christian monastic tradition since the ninth century. Time after time, these Buddhists find in The Rule ... View more info

CIVILISATIONS OF THE HOLY LAND

By: Johnson Paul

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007307


Very Good condition. A comprehensive historical overview of the Holy Land, covering 3000BC to the time of the Crusaders. View more info

THE PAPACY

By: Johnson Paul

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Phoenix Illustrated, London: 1997

Seller ID: 008096


Beautifully illustrated and presented with well reserached text. Explains the origins and who the men who played such a central part of history? From St. Peter to the Great Schism and from the notorious Renaissance popes to the huge strides made by John XX111 and John Paul 11 to bring the church into the modern era. View more info

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Lord, Teach Us to Pray: Christian Zen and the Inner Eye of Love

By: Johnston, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1991

Seller ID: 012256


Lord, Teach Us to Pray: Christian Zen and the Inner Eye of Love by Johnston is 360pp & less than 500g to post. Keeping Jesus at the heart of his teaching, the author sets out to show that Eastern spirituality has much to offer the Western Christian world. Rightly understood, he argues, it is in accordance with the teachings of Jesus and a valuable tool for modern Christians. This edition is a compilation of two of the author's earlier works - "Christian Zen" and ... View more info

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Eastern Wisdom The Philosophies and Rituals of the East

By: Jordan, Michael

Price: $26.00

Publisher: UK, Carlton: 1997

Seller ID: 011012


Covering myths and origins, major thinkers and practitioners, rituals, symbols, practice today, and more, this book provides an accessible, fully illustrated introduction to the major religions and philosophies of China, Japan, and India. 112 color illustrations. 56 black and white illustrations. 224pp & 1.3 kgs View more info

Shifting Sands to Solid Rock. Ninety Years of Frontier Services

By: Linn, Rob

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Frontier Services: 2002

Seller ID: 011529


Shifting Sands etc details the history of the Uniting Church in Australia from the early days of absolute isolation, the interminable camel or horse journey to small towns, the lack of services either medical, educational or spiritual. The inspiration of John Flynn, the growth of the missions, rural health & even social services. 126pp & 600g carded/packed for post. View more info

CULTURE SHOCK Dealing with Stress in Cross-Cultural Living

By: Loss Myron

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Light & Life Press, U.S.A.: 1993

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 005935


A helpful guide to those working in cross-cultural environment, especially those of a missionary nature. View more info