HOW TO READ THE PROPHETS Rev. Buchanan Blake (Part I) 1892 | rose-city-books
HOW TO READ THE PROPHETS: Being the Prophecies Arranged Chronologically in Their Historical Setting, with Explanations, Maps, and Glossary (PART I). By Rev. Buchanan Blake, T. & T. Clark, London, 1892. Brown cover with center black art piece and gilt title. Secure text block with nice clean pages, mild spine shift and light gutter crack at inside cover. About 7-1/2 x 5-1/4 with 244 pp. plus ads. Scarce.
G. SCHIRMER'S New Issues, Octavo Music, SACRED 1914 | rose-city-books
G. SCHIRMER'S NEW ISSUES, OCTAVO MUSIC, SACRED 1914. Christian Sheet Music Book Octavo - A generic term for sheet music (typically in the form of a booklet) containing a short choral work. This term comes from the fact that most most popular and liturgical choral works are printed on the octavo size paper (about 7 inches by 10 3/4 inches). Black hardcover with nice gilt title to front & rear cover. Many great church songs from ages past. About 10-1/2 x 7. Nice overall with a lightly rubbed…
The Story of THE OTHER WISE MAN By Van Dyke 1898 | rose-city-books
THE STORY OF THE OTHER WISE MAN. By Henry Van Dyke, Illustrated. Published by Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York and London, 1898. Christian Fiction The story is an addition and expansion of the account of the Biblical Magi, recounted in the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament. During the time of the birth of Jesus, a fourth Wise Man, Artaban, sells all his possessions to buy three precious jewels which he hopes to present to the newborn Christ Child. Although he planned to journey…
Jesus Eucharistie ou Les Fetes Sanctifiees par la Sainte Communion 1904 (French) | rose-city-books
Jesus Eucharistie ou Les Fetes Sanctifiees par la Sainte Communion.A. M. D. G., Roux-Marchet, Dijon, 1904. Catholic The Lord's Supper Sanctified by Holy Communion.Jesus Eucharist or The Feasts Sanctified by Holy Communion. “Eucharist” is used in the Didache, dating from the first century. Churches in the Catholic tradition often use the word Eucharist to refer to the entire rite, while the word Communion is used for the sacramental elements themselves, hence “to receive Communion”. Small…
Our Palace Wonderful by Rev. Houck 1936 w/Jacket! | rose-city-books
Our Palace Wonderful or Man's Place in Visible Creation. Rev. Frederick A. Houck, Frederick Pustet Company, 1936. A Catholic priest's assessment of Man's place in Creation based on the wonders of Nature as revealed by science. Includes black and white photographs. Rev. Frederick A. Houck, a well-published author who began writing as a student at St. Mary's Seminary. Wrote the "Life of St. Gerlach" as a theology student and revised it 50 years later. Other books authored by Father Houck…
Last Discourses of Our Lord Arranged as Readings For the Forty Days of Lent 1905 | rose-city-books
THE LAST DISCOURSES OF OUR LORD. ARRANGED AS READINGS FOR THE FORTY DAYS OF LENT. ALFRED G. MORTIMER, THOMAS WHITTAKER, NEW YORK, 1905. CatholicRed cover with gilt title & white border. Secure binding with center binding crack, and mild cover wear with clean pages. About 7-1/2 x 5 with 319 pages. Scarce!
MINIATURE BIBLE (Leather) New Testament 1845 | rose-city-books
THE NEW TESTAMENT OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST (MINIATURE BIBLE 1845 Leather). G. E. Eyre and A. Spottiswoode, 1845, London. About 3-3/4 x 2-1/4 Miniature black blind stamped leather New Testament with all edges gilt. 5/16 inch bottom spine leather chip, light edge & cover wear, and a very mild spine. Fancy original owner name/1847 date at front endpaper and earlier name & date at rear endpaper. Minor binding crack at inside cover gutter. Clean, two column text with very light…
THE MISSAL John P. O'Connell 1954 (Catholic) | rose-city-books
The Missal Containing all the Masses for Sundays and for Holy Days of Obligation. John P. O'Connell and Jex Martin, The Catholic Press, Chicago, Illinois, 1954Deep red cover with front inlaid color illustration and gilt spine title, all edges gilt & decorative endpapers. 7 x 5 with 944 pages.
"The Truth Shall Make You Free" 1943 Watchtower | rose-city-books
"THE TRUTH SHALL MAKE YOU FREE". WATCHTOWER BIBLE AND TRACT SOCIETY, 1943. Jehovah's Witnesses Violet cover with gilt title. Nice overall condition with light cover wear. 7-3/4 x 4-3/4 with 379 pages. Nice condition with light cover wear & mild soil.
CHILDREN their training & their hope 1941 Watchtower | rose-city-books
CHILDREN Their Training and Their Hope. By J. F. Rutherford, Watchtower Bible and Tract Society, 1941. Jehovah's Witnesses Blue embossed cover with gilt title. Secure binding with a top shifted spine and some creases at first few pages in. About 7-1/4 x 5 with 381 pages.
Sang og Strengeleg for Herren (Norwegian hymnal) 1891 | rose-city-books
Sang og Strengeleg for Herren. Jul. Kolstrud, G. Mittets forlag, Kristiania, Norway, 1891. Singing and stringing for the Lord. Christmas. Kolstrud, G. Mittets forlag, Kristiania, Norway, 1891. 1891 Norwegian Hymnal Light brown paper over boards with black spine cloth. Front inner spine cloth re-glued, with bottom gutter paper wear at front endpaper. Secure binding, clean pages & lightly faded cover with mildly rubbed edges. Just over 5 x 3-1/2 with 192 pp. Scarce Norwegian hymnal.
Gospel According to St. Matthew (ca. 1920) Pocket | rose-city-books
THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST. MATTHEW (THE POCKET PICTORIAL GOSPEL). American Scripture Gift Mission, Great Britain.Red cover with black title. Secure binding with clean pages, mild cover creases with pencil owner name at cover top. Pocket size. 4-3/4 x 3 with 61 pages plus song. Illustrated. Few full color illustrations. Undated circa 1920. Scarce!