A New Approach to Jewish Life.
Kaplan, Mordecai M.$175.00
Item Number: 677
New York: Hartmore House, 1973.
First edition. Octavo. Warmly inscribed by the author, “To ______ ________ the lady with a new heart and a new spirit, Mordecai M. Kaplan”. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light wear.
Other Books by this Author
New York: MacMillan, 1970.
First Edition.Octavo. Inscribed in the year of publication as follows, “To ______ ________ with heartfelt thanks for the help and encouragement. Affectionately, Mordecai M. Kaplan May 6, 1970.” Near fine in a very good dust jacket.
"Lord make me a channel of thy peace that where there is hatred, I may bring love": St. Francis' Prayer For Peace; Signed by Mother Teresa
St. Francis of Assisi’s Prayer For Peace, signed “God bless you Mother Teresa.” In fine condition. Double matted and framed opposite a photograph of Mother Teresa. The entire piece measures 15.5 inches by 15.5 inches. Rare and desirable.
Scarce First Complete Edition in English of Woodhead's Translation of Augustine's Classic Work The Confessions
St. Augustine’s Confessions: With the Continuation of his Life, Extracted Out of Possidius, and the Father’s Own Unquestioned Works.
No Publisher, 1679.
First Complete edition of this English translation. The first part, consisting of the Confessions, was first published in 1660 under the title The Life of St. Augustine, while the second, relating Augustine’s life after his conversion, is based on the work of his friend and domestic, Possidius, and other of Augustine’s works. Translated by Abraham Woodhead. With a contemporary inscription on front free endpaper, “From the library of the first Duke of Atholl.” With his armorial bookplate on verso of title page.
The Bible. Translated according to the Ebrew and Greeke, and conferred with the best translations in diuers languages.
London: Robert Barker, 1602.
Geneva version of the Bible, translated by William Whittingham, Anthony Gilby, Thomas Sampson. Quarto, bound in contemporary calf, raised bands, red morocco spine label. The title-page is trimmed with edge wear affecting some of the border, a few repairs; the New Testament title and likely some other leaves, several leaves with wear, a good copy.