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Religion and the Unexplained

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The Holy Blood and the Holy Grail

Jonathan Cape, London
1st printing. Large 8vo in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 445pp, plates, index etc.
Pages tanned else A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (name on fly-leaf) in a FINE complete Dust Jacket (looks as new in its removable transparent protector)
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The Village Gods of South India (2nd and best edition)

Association Press, Calcutta / Humphrey Milford / Oxford University Press, London
8vo in green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, black decoration to front cover, 175pp, glossary, indexes etc.
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Songs and Sayings of Yogaswami

Sivathondan Society, Jaffna, Sri Lanka
1st printing in English. 8vo in navy blue cloth, gilt lettering to front cover, xl + 218pp + xxvi appendices at rear
A well preserved near FINE unmarked very clean and tight copy (hint of tanning to leaves) in a slightly dusty but otherwise FINE complete Dust Jacket. A nice copy of this increasingly scarce book
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Cambridge History of Christianity - Vol / Volume 3 - Early Medieval Christianities C. 600 - C. 1100

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Thick, heavy 8vo. in dark red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 846pp, bibliography, index etc
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The Cambridge History of Christianity - Vol / Volume 1 - Origins to Constantine

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Thick, heavy 8vo. in dark red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 740pp, bibliography, index etc
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The Cambridge History of Christianity - Vol / Volume 2 - Constantine to C. 600

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Thick, heavy 8vo. in dark red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 758pp, bibliography, index etc
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The Cambridge History of Christianity - Vol / Volume 5 - Eastern Christianity

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Thick, heavy 8vo. in red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 722pp, bibliography, index etc
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The Cambridge History of Christianity - Vol / Volume 6 - Reform and Expansion 1500 - 1660

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge
Thick, heavy 8vo. in red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, xxi + 749pp, extensive bibliography, index etc. 1st printing
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Christian Congregational Music - Performance Identity and Experience

Ashgate, Farnham
8vo in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 228pp, index etc
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A View of the Whole Controversy Between the Representer and the Answerer, with an Answer to the Representer's last reply in which are laid open some of the Methods by Which Protestants Are Misrepresented by Papists

William Rogers, At the Sun Against St Dunstan's Church in Fleetstreet (London)
1st printing. Bound in later black buckram backed green boards, gilt lettering to spine, with deckle edges. Collated: errata leaf (dated Jan. 7 1686) facing the title-page, title-page with with blank verso, then 123pp printed text. The first edition of Clagett's riposte to John Goter who was imprisoned shortly after this book was published..
The binding is in very good condition, just a little rubbing to the spine with a slight 1.5 cm surface crack to the front hinge at the bottom edge. Internally the errata leaf, title-page, and last leaf blank verso are slightly dusty, otherwise the text leaves are entirely clean and only faintly tanned. A very nice and sturdy copy
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Cantuar - Archbishops in Their Office

Mowbray, London
Thick, heavy 8vo. in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 607pp, plates, bibliography, index etc. 3rd Edition - the last and best.
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Protecting Nature, Saving Creation - Ecological Conflicts Religious Passions and Political Quandaries

Palgrave Macmillan, New York
1st printing. 8vo in colour printed boards, 292pp
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Holy Fire - the Battle for Christ's Tomb (SIGNED COPY)

Macmillan, London
1st printing. Large 8vo in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 294pp, bibliography, index etc. Inscribed and signed by author on the title-page (no other inscriptions)
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Gods with Thunderbolts - Religion in Roman Britain

Tempus, Stroud
1st printing. 4to in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 288pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, bibliography, index etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy (hint of shelf rub to bottom cover corner tips) in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Protestant Thought and Natural Science - A Historical Interpretation

Collins, London
8vo in brown faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 320pp, bibliography, index
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy (page-block edges tanned, tiny nick to head of spine) in a slightly dusty and faintly tanned but otherwise FINE Dust Jacket (tiny to head of spine panel, looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
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Rabindranath Tagore - A Celebration of His Life and Work

Rabindranath Tagore Festival / Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
Quarto size (4to) in colour printed stiff card covers, 80pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy
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The Field - The Quest for the Secret Force of the Universe (SIGNED COPY)

Harper Collins, London
Large Octavo size (8vo) in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 268pp, bibliography, index This copy signed by the author on the title-page (no other inscriptions)
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy (scattered lightly done pencil marginalia - very easily and cleanly erased when tested, pages tanned) in an almost AS NEW Dust Jacket (faintly edge-creased, looks new in its removable transparent protector)
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Sacred and Secular - A Study in the Otherworldly and This-worldly Aspects of Christianity (SIGNED COPY) Holland Lectures for 1964

Longmans, London
Octavo size (8vo) in pale blue faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 83pp, index. This copy signed by the author (as Michael Cantab) on the title-page (no other inscriptions)
FINE, a well preserved and very clean and tight copy in a FINE complete Dust Jacket but for a tiny closed tear to bottom corner tip of front panel (looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
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Shamanism in North America

Opus Publishing London
Heavy Quarto size (4to). In black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 232pp, colour plates, numerous colour illustrations in text, bibliography, index etc
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Prophecy and Religion in Ancient China and Israel (Jordan Lectures 1954)

The Athlone Press, London University
Octavo size (8vo) in blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 154pp, index etc
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Buddhism - A Mystery Religion ? (Jordan Lectures 1953)

The Athlone Press, University of London
Octavo size (8vo) in blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 111pp, index etc
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (top edge of page block slightly dusty) in a slightly edge-chipped VERY GOOD+ complete Dust Jacket with small chip to bottom edge of rear panel (looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
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The Golden Bough - A Study in Magic and Religion - Part IV Adonis Attis Osiris Vol II

Macmillan, London
Octavo size (8vo) in dark blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 321pp
Fine, a well preserved clean and tight copy
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Behind the Crystal Ball - Magic and Science From Antiquity to the New Age

Newleaf, London
Thick, heavy Octavo size (8vo). in green faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 406pp, bibliography, index etc
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The Skeleton At the Feast - The Day of the Dead in Mexico

British Museum Press, London
Quarto size (4to) in colour printed stiff glossy card covers, 160pp, colour plates, numerous illustrations in text, index etc
A well preserved near FINE clean and tight copy (some very mild flat creasing to cover corner tips)
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Die Bibel Oder Die Ganze Heilige Schrift des Alten Und Neuen Testaments Nach Der Deutschen Uebersetzung D Martin Luthers

Halle, in Der Cansteinschen Bibel-Anstalt
Thick, heavy Octavo size (8vo). in half brown leather, gilt rule and lettering to spine, marbled boards, leather corner pieces. 1079pp and 308pp (4pp)
A VERY GOOD copy (mild rub to spine edges and corner pieces, superficial and very mild stain to page-block fore-edge only slightly affecting the outer margins of leaves)
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The Egypt of the Hebrews and Herodotos

Rivington, Percival and Co, London
Octavo size (8vo) in navy cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 342pp, publishers ads at rear. This copy is from the private collection of Cardinal Francis Bourne Archbishop of Westminster 1903 - 1935, and has his engraved armorial bookplate on the front paste-down end-paper, it reads 'Ne Cede Malis / Ex Libris / Francisci Bourne/ Archiepi Westmonast'
VERY GOOD (covers slightly soiled, very mild shelf wear to spine ends and cover corner tips, pages tanned)
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Chambers Dictionary of the Unexplained

Chambers, Edinburgh
Thick, heavy Quarto size (4to). in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 760pp, numerous illustrations in text, etc
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Jewish Symbols in the Greco-Roman Period - Volume 12 - Summary and Conclusions

Pantheon Books, New York
Large heavy Quarto size (4to). in blue cloth backed boards, gilt lettering to spine, 215pp, illustrations in text, index etc
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (pages faintly tanned) in a lightly edge-chipped but otherwise VERY GOOD dust-jacket
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Rabindranath Tagore - A Celebration of His Life and Work

Rabindranath Tagore Festival / Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
Quarto size (4to) in colour printed stiff card covers, 80pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy (covers faintly tanned)
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A History of Ecclesiastical Dress

Batsford, London
Quarto size (4to) dark red faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 192pp, plates, bibliography, index etc
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (name on fly-leaf, page-block edges faintly tanned) in a faintly sunned but otherwise AS NEW complete Dust Jacket. An excellent copy
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