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The Life of S. Alphonso Maria De Liguori, Bishop of St. Agatha of the Goths, and Founder of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, Vol. IV
1 The Life of S. Alphonso Maria De Liguori, Bishop of St. Agatha of the Goths, and Founder of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, Vol. IV
London, Britain Thomas Richardson and Son 1847 Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
Previous owner's name in ink on front paste down. Rectory stamps on title page. No other marking or writing noted in book. Text block is firm. Front cover board is separated from spine and text block. Spine cover is missing. Edges and corners of cover boards are worn. 362 pages. Paper quality is poor. ; The Saints and Servants of God ; Oblong Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 362 pages 
Price: 29.00 USD
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Under the Shadow of the Almighty : The Life Story of Mother Veronica, First Superior of the Bernardine Sisters in America, A Bernardine Sister
2 A Bernardine Sister Under the Shadow of the Almighty : The Life Story of Mother Veronica, First Superior of the Bernardine Sisters in America
Unknown Private 1950 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Binding is tight and pages are clean. No marks or writing noted in book. Book is full bound reddish/tan cloth with gilt lettering on the front board and spine. Boards are straight and corners square. DJ is whole but has two one inch tears on the rear panel. 117 pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 117 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Thou, Lord, Art My Hope! : The Life of Mother M. Theresa, A Pioneer of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, 1810-1892, A Member of the Congregation
3 A Member of the Congregation Thou, Lord, Art My Hope! : The Life of Mother M. Theresa, A Pioneer of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, 1810-1892
Lancaster, Pennsylvania The Dolphin Press 1961 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Binding is tight and pages are clean. Convent library stamp on front paste down, fep, edge of text block, card envelope on rear paste down. No other marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight and corners are square. Dj is whole with mylar protective cover. 200 pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 200 pages 
Price: 23.00 USD
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Life of Mother Catherine Aurelia of the Precious Blood : Foundress of the Institute of the Precious Blood, 1833-1905, A Member of the Institute
4 A Member of the Institute Life of Mother Catherine Aurelia of the Precious Blood : Foundress of the Institute of the Precious Blood, 1833-1905
St. Louis, Mo B. Herder Book Co. 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Introduction by A.M. Skelly, O.P. Fep signed by Father Skelly. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Convent library stamp on fep, card envelope on rear paste down. No other marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight and corners are square. Rears gutter is cracked. DJ is whole with some surface soil. 205 pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 205 pages 
Price: 62.00 USD
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Life of Mother Catherine Aurelia of the Precious Blood : Foundress of the Institute of the Precious Blood, 1833-1905, A Member of the Institute
5 A Member of the Institute Life of Mother Catherine Aurelia of the Precious Blood : Foundress of the Institute of the Precious Blood, 1833-1905
St. Louis, Mo B. Herder Book Co. 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Introduction by A.M. Skelly, O.P. Fep signed by Father Skelly. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Convent library stamp on fep, card envelope on rear paste down. No other marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight and corners are square. 205 pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 205 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Mere Henriette and Her Work, A member of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary
6 A member of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary Mere Henriette and Her Work
London, Britain Sands & Co. 1925 First British Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Convent stamps on title page. Library call number on spine. Card pocket glued to back cover board paste down. No other marking or writing noted in book. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. Spine is faded. 160 pages. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 27.00 USD
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The Story of Blessed Thomas More, A Nun of Tyburn Convent
7 A Nun of Tyburn Convent The Story of Blessed Thomas More
New York, NY Benziger Brothers 1908 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Binding is tight and pages are clean. Ex-rectory library stamp on feps, title page. No other marking or writing noted in book. Book is full bound red clothe with gilt pictorial on front board and spine. Boards are straight with corners slightly bent. Some soil. Rear gutter is cracked. 173 pages.; The St. Nicholas Series; 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall; 173 pages 
Price: 44.00 USD
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The Life of the Ven. Gerard Mary Majella, Professed Lay-Brother of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, A Redemptorist Father
8 A Redemptorist Father The Life of the Ven. Gerard Mary Majella, Professed Lay-Brother of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer
New York, NY Catholic Publication Society 1883 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Binding and sewing is tight. Pages are tanned. Some Redemptorist stamps in book and card pocket on rear paste down. 497 pages. Book is full bound tan cloth with black lettering on boards and spine. Boards are bumped and spine ends rubbed. Front gutter cracked and rear beginning. 497 pages ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 497 pages 
Price: 196.00 USD
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Mother Caroline and the School Sisters of Notre Dame In North America - Vol. I & II, A School Sister of Notre Dame
9 A School Sister of Notre Dame Mother Caroline and the School Sisters of Notre Dame In North America - Vol. I & II
Saint Louis, Missouri Woodward & Tiernan Co. 1928 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Binding is tight pages are clean. Rectory stamps to title page and page 305. No othere marking or writing noted in book. Book is full bound green cloth with gilt pictorial on front board and gilt lettering on the spine. Boards are straight and corners square with some edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. Vol I, 305 pages. Vol. II, 301 pages. ; Vol. 2; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 305,301 pages 
Price: 49.00 USD
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Mother Caroline and the School Sisters of Notre Dame In North America - Volume I, A School Sister of Notre Dame
10 A School Sister of Notre Dame Mother Caroline and the School Sisters of Notre Dame In North America - Volume I
Saint Louis, Missouri Woodward & Tiernan Co. 1928 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Binding is tight pages are clean. No marking or writing noted in book. Book is full bound green cloth with gilt pictorial on front board and gilt lettering on the spine. Boards are straight and corners square with some edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. 305 pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 305 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Maidens of Hallowed Names, A. M. D. G.
11 A. M. D. G. Maidens of Hallowed Names
New York, N. Y. P. J. Kenedy & Sons 1881 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Rectory stamps to fep and title page. No other marking or writing noted in book. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. Paper quality of text is poor which has led to significant discoloration of some pages. 366 pages. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 366 pages 
Price: 72.00 USD
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Dickens, Ackroyd, Peter
12 Ackroyd, Peter Dickens
New York, N. Y. Harpercollins 1990 0060166029 / 9780060166021 Reprinted Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Binding is tight and pages are clean. No marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. 1195 pages.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1195 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Life of John J. Keane, Educator and Archbishop, 1839-1918, Ahern, Patrick
13 Ahern, Patrick The Life of John J. Keane, Educator and Archbishop, 1839-1918
Milwaukee Bruce Publishing Co 1955 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Ex-Convent Library. DJ parts attached to fep. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Library stamps on title page and text block edges. Card pocket in rear. No other marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight with very slight rub to corners. Spine ends are bumped. Text block and gutters are firm. 396 pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 396 pages 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Life of John J. Keane; Educator and Archbishop, 1839-1918, Ahern, Patrick
14 Ahern, Patrick The Life of John J. Keane; Educator and Archbishop, 1839-1918
Milwaukee Bruce Publishing Co 1955 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Binding is tight and pages are clean. Prev. owners notes on fep. No other marking or writing noted in book. Boards are straight and corners are slightly bumped. Spine ends are rubbed and bumped. Front gutter is cracked, rear is firm. 396 pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 396 pages 
Price: 26.00 USD
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15 Allibert, M. Life of St. Benedict Surnamed "The Moor" : the Son of a Slave Canonized by Pope Pius VII., May 24th, 1807
New York, N. Y. P. J. Kenedy & Sons ca.1920 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This book and many other lives of the saint's books were printed by P. J. Kennedy & Sons during the 1020s specifically for their Rectory Libraries. Rectory stamps on fep and title page. No other marking or writing noted in book. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. Gilded title on spine in good condition. 213 pages. ; Oblong Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 213 pages 
Price: 59.00 USD
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The Reverend Louis Florent Gillet : His Life, Letters and Conferences, Alma, Maria
16 Alma, Maria The Reverend Louis Florent Gillet : His Life, Letters and Conferences
Philadelphia, PA The Dolphin Press 1940 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Binding is tight and pages are clean. Raised stamp on title page. Text block is firm with blue stain to top. Boards are straight with corners square. 278 Pages.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 278 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Reverend Louis Florent Gillet : His Life, Letters and Conferences, etc., Alma, Maria
17 Alma, Maria The Reverend Louis Florent Gillet : His Life, Letters and Conferences, etc.
Philadelphia, PA The Dolphin Press 1940 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Binding is tight and pages are clean. Ex-Rectory Library with stamp on fep, title page and card pocket on rear paste down. Boards are straight with square corners. Text block is firm with blue stain to top. 278 pages; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 278 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Saint Alphonse De Liguori, Docteur de L'Eglise : Fondateur de la Congregation du Tres Saint Redempteur (French), Alphonse, R. P.; C.SS.R.
18 Alphonse, R. P.; C.SS.R. Saint Alphonse De Liguori, Docteur de L'Eglise : Fondateur de la Congregation du Tres Saint Redempteur (French)
France Redemptorist Fathers ca1927 Paper cover Good with no dust jacket 
French Language Text. Binding is tight and pages are clean. No marking or writing noted in book. Text block and gutters are firm. Paper covers faded, worn and lightly soiled. 92 pages. French text.; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 92 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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H. L. Mencken : A Portrait from Memory, Angoff, Charles
19 Angoff, Charles H. L. Mencken : A Portrait from Memory
New York, N. Y. Thomas Yoseloff, Inc. 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Previous owner's name in ink on fep. No other marking or writing noted in book. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. Original price on inside front dust jacket flap. DJ has a number of small tears, chipping and shows wear. 240 pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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St. Alphonse de Liguori (1696-1787) (French), Angot des Rotours, Le Baron J.
20 Angot des Rotours, Le Baron J. St. Alphonse de Liguori (1696-1787) (French)
Paris, France Librairie Victor Lecoffre 1903 Third Edition Hardcover Good in As New dust jacket 
French Language Text. Catholic children's library stamp on first title page and main title page. No other marking or writing noted in book. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Boards are straight with minor edge rub. Text block and gutters are firm. 182 pages.; "Les Saints"; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 182 pages 
Price: 39.00 USD
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