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1 St. Rita of Cascia Parish 1905 1980 Diamond Jubilee Chicago Illinois Our 75th Anniversary
Walsworth Publishing Company 1980 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
This hardcover book has no obvious defects. It looks bright and new with very little wear. ; This wonderful commemorative volume celebrates the 75th anniversary of St. Rita's Catholic Parish and School in the city of Chicago. The volume consists of 161 pages of history and pictures (btw it has a beautiful overhead shot of the church and school as endpapers) , a few pages of congratulatory letters from political leaders, and over 200 pages of tombstone style best wishes ads from friends of the parish.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 492 pages 
Price: 40.99 USD
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2 Bettenson, Henry editor & translator The Early Christian Fathers A Selection from the Writings of the Fathers from St. Clement of Rome to St. Athanasius
Oxford University Press 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
This book is in very good condition with slight shelf wear, faint foxing on the burgundy cloth boards, an owner's stamp on the front and back endpapers, and two sets of numbers penned on the front endpapers. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in very good shape with an old price lightly pencilled on the back cover and slight tanning along the spine. ; This anthology features writings from Clement of Rome, Ignatius, Justinus, Irenaeus, Tertullium, Clement of Alexandria, Origen, Cyprian, and Athanasius. Writings cover issues at the core of the Christian faith by early thinkers and leaders. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 424 pages 
Price: 59.00 USD
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3 Duckat, Walter Beggar to King All the Occupations of Biblical Times
Doubleday 1968 Hardcover Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket 
The book is in very good condition with slight foxing and tanning of page edges. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in good plus condition with a tiny chip/tear at top rear of DJ and very slight wear. ; This well documented survey describes over 200 occupations -- "What they did and how they did it" -- everything from beekeeper to dream interpreter. Please contact us for photos. ; A Family Bookshelf Selection; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 327 pages 
Price: 7.99 USD
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4 McClure, J. B. Pearls from Many Seas A Galaxy of Thought from Four Hundred Writers of Wide Repute Embracing Beautiful Maxims For The Conduct of Life and Lucid Expositions of Holy Writ
Rhodes & McClure 1898 Hardcover Good 
This book is bound in green cloth and has beautifully silver embossed title and designs on the front board and spine. It has bumped corners and edge wear plus four small age spots on the back board. Near the bottom of the back board edge, about 1/4 to 3/8's inches of cloth has worn away from the edge, but surrounding cloth is tight. Due to the acid content in the interior pages, the pages show significant tanning. ; This inspirational volume uses the great poets and writers to instruct on Christian conduct and better living. As always, we will happily provide photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 528 pages 
Price: 11.99 USD
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5 Metcalfe, James J. My Rosary of Rymes New Poems of Faith and Inspiration
Hanover House 1952 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good+ in Good dust jacket 
The book is in good plus condition with minor board fading and shelfwear. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in good shape with minor fading, edge wear, edge tears, and chipping. ; The beautiful rosary rhymes are framed on each page by pretty violet frame designs. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 10.99 USD
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6 Raymond, Rev. M. Three Religious Rebels - Forefathers of the Trappists The Saga of Citeaux
P. J. Kenedy & Sons 1944 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Fair dust jacket 
The book is in very good condition with very mild shelf wear and page tanning. The DJ, now protected in a poly cover, is in better than fair condition with a small front right hand corner piece missing and edge wear and chipping. ; This is a "dramatized history" of Saints Robert, Alberic, and Stephen Harding during 11th century feudalism who were to become the forefathers of the Trappists. As always, please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 326 pages 
Price: 68.99 USD
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7 Schiverea, Ferdinand Grace Magnified Evangelistic Addresses and Bible Readings with Brief Biographical Sketch
S. R. Briggs 1886 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
This book has edge and shelf wear and age related spotting and soiling of the yellow cloth boards. The gold embossed text on cover and spine is intact and visible. The endpapers joining the front and back boards have worn through and torn at the crease, however, the mesh material below is intact, so the boards and binding have integrity. Occasional light pencilled highlighting. ; This rare book discusses God's Grace, prayer, conversion, Christ our example, and many other topics relevevant to the personal growth of Christians. At the time of this posting, I could find no copies of this book online other than a print on demand edition. Please contact us for photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 173 pages 
Price: 34.99 USD
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