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Ritual and Religion Among Muslims in India
 by Ahmad, Imtiaz (Editor)
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Religion as it is practised among Muslim communities in India, the authors having collected data from personal observation as well as archival materia... Details
Die Akkommodationsmethode Des P. Matteo Ricci S.I. In China
 by Bettray, P. Johannes
Price: US $95.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Analecta Gregoriana, Volume LXXVI, in German. A thorough examination of "accomodation" by Matteo Ricci and other Jesuits , which meant to understan... Details
Salafism in Yemen, Transnationalism and Religious Identity
 by Bonnefoy, Laurent
Price: US $39.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy with slide edgewear at the spine ends. Very clean and tight inside with no prior owner marks. Thorough study based on research and resid... Details
Massacre in Shansi
 by Brandt, Nat
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A sad tale of dedicated American missionaries from Oberlin College, who did not understand Chinese culture, and the resentments they brought with thei... Details
Studies in the History of Indian Philosophy, 3 Volumes
 by Chattopadhyaya, Debiprasad (editor)
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Subtitled, "An Anthology of Articles by Scholars Eastern and Western". Printed in India from the 1979 first edition sheets. Pages 275, 191, and 30... Details
Taziyeh: Ritual and Drama in Iran
 by Chelkowski, Peter, (editor)
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Taziyeh is the mourning ritual commemorating the death of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Muhammad. Over the years, the annual observance has grown in ... Details
Neue Zeitfchrift Fur Missionswissenfchaft,
 by Cieslik, Hubert
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
The author was a Jesuit residing in Tokyo. Title in French is "Nouvelle Revue de Science Missionnaire". Text in German. 15 page stapled pamphlet i... Details
Sectarianism and Religious Persecution in China
 by de Groot, J.J.M.
Price: US $59.00
Binding: Chinese hardcover String Tied
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Clamshell Box
First published in Leiden in 1901, this is a facsimile or the missionary 2 volume text. It is bound as 2 volumes in one in the traditional Chinese st... Details
Asiatic Researches, or Transactions of the Society
 by Duncan, Jonathan and Others
Price: US $250.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Very Good Plus
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
Edition: First Edition
Title continued, "Instituted in Bengal for inquiring into the History and Antiquities , the Arts, Sciences, and Literature of Asia". Pages xi, 428, ... Details
The Illustration of the Pauline Epistles in French and English Bibles of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries
 by Eleen, Luba
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A beautiful copy, with no edgewear, no prior owner marks, no price clip to a perfect dustjacket. SCARCE in this condition. Pages 180 with index, and... Details
I Gesuiti, Dalle Origini Ai Nostri Giorni
 by Enrico Rosa S.I.
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Very clean and tight, inside and out. Pages 481. Obviously, in Italian. Details
Some Mistakes of Moses
 by Ingersoll, Robert G.(1833-1899)
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
SCARCE. The Torah is examined, and the author takes Moses to task for chastising his people for idolatry before he provided them with the Ten Comman... Details
Lao Tzu and Taoism
 by Kaltenmark, Max - translated from French by Roger Greaves
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
A fine, unread copy with no prior owner amarks. A 1984 reprint of the 1969 first edition. With emphasis on passivity, quietism and mysticism, Taoism... Details
The Lotus and the Robot
 by Koestler, Arthur
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Having given up on Communism as a path for humanity, Koestler examined via travel and study the Gandhi phenomena in India, and Buddhism in Japan. He... Details
China's Catholics, Tragedy and Hope in an Emerging Civil Society
 by Madsen, Richard
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Focusing on the robust revival of Catholicism since the Mao years, the author is hopeful. Pages 183 with index. As new copy, no stains or prior own... Details
Oxford Bible Atlas
 by May, Herbert with R.W. Hamilton and G.N.S. Hunt
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Near fine black cloth with bright gilt spine title. Dustjacket very good, fresh and clean with minor edgewear. Excellent color maps. Pages 144 with... Details
Encyclopaedia of Indian Temple Architecture, 2 Volumes, South India, Lower Dravidadesa
 by Meister, Michael (editor)
Price: US $98.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
A definitive study of South India Temple architecture. One volume is exclusively photos with text to explain them. The thicker volume is text and a... Details
The Merchant of the Muristan and Other Palestine Folks
 by Miller, Madeleine
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fresh, bright copy of a missionary's trip through Palestine, and up the coast to Beirut. Endpaper maps of the itinerary, and in the back a plan of... Details
A Hisory of the Jews of Arabia
 by Newby, Gordon Darnell
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy, subtitled, "From Ancient Times to Their Eclipse Under Islam". No prior owner marks, and no flaws to the dust jacket. The author is an Am... Details
Memoirs of the Life and Writings of the Rev. Claudius Buchanan, Late Vice-Provost of the Ft William College in Bengal -V 2 Only
 by Pearson, Rev Hugh - of St John's College, Oxford
Price: US $15.00
Binding: 1/2 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Very good original 1/2 calf, marbled boards, calf label partly gone, and hinges are chipping. Inside clean and tight. Some foxing only to the plate... Details
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