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The Greatest Thing in the World (and Other Essays)

by Drummond, Henry

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1960
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Very Good
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London and Glasgow: Collins Clear-Type Press, 1960 Drummond (1851-1897) was a Scottish evangelist and bioligist. He wrote The Greatest Thing in the World in 1894. The sale item includes that title along with nine other sermon/essays by Drummond. Introduced by J. Y. Simpson. Published by Collins as part of the Collins Library of Classics series with frontis illustration of author… Read more
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Saint-Watching

by McGinley, Phyllis

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Published
1969
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New York: Viking Press, 1969 McGinley (1905-1978) was a poet and author of books for both children and adullts, many with a religious theme . She also wrote four collections of essays. She won the Pulitzer Prize for poety in 1961. The sale item is a collection of essays on selected saints, and explains their relevance in a modern world.… Read more
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Spirits Rebellious

by Gibran, Kahlil

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1960
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Fine
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New York: The Wisdom Library, 1960 Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931) was a Lebanese-American poet and author most famous for The Prophet, a philosophical essay written in prose/poetry which was published in 1923. Spirits Rebellious was originally written in Arabic and was publised in 1908. The sale item, part of The Wisdom Library, was translated by Anthony Rizcallah Ferris and edited by… Read more
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The Garden of the Prophet

by Gibran, Kahlil

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Published
1972
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Fine
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Eighth printing.
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London Melbourne Toronto: William Heinemann Ltd., 1972 Gibran (1883-1931) was a Lebanese-American author, poet, and artist. He is remembered today for a book called The Prophet, a prose poem consisting of sixteen fables that was originally published in 1924. The Garden of the Prophet, his follow-up to The Prophet, was published after the author's death in 1933 in the the… Read more
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The Rights of Man

by Paine, Thomas

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Published
1979
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Very Good
ISBN
9780460007184
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London New York: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1979 London New York: Everymans Library/Dent, Dutton, 1979. Very Good/Very Good. Paine (1737-1809) wrote this book as a response to Burke's Reflections on the Revolution in France; the book became the main argument for the American revolution. Published as number 718 in the Everyman's series by J. M. Dent & Sons; 1969… Read more
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God and Man at Yale: The Superstitions of "Academic Freedom

by Buckley, William F. Jr

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Published
1952
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Fifth printing.
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Chicago: Henry Regnery Company, 1952 Henry Regnery Company, 1952. Very Good. Henry Regnery Company, 1952. Very Good. Buckley (1925-2008) wrote this book after he graduated from Yale University; he accused Yale of forcing 'liberal' ideology on the students and attempting to break down their religious beliefs. Although the book received mixed reviews at publication, Buckley used the resultant notoriety to… Read more
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