Archives For *Used Books*

 

For the sake of streamlining each weekly issue of The ERB, we will be eliminating our weekly column “Used Book Finds” as a regular part of our review.  We may, however, occasionally run this column if we feel that we have books that would be of special interest to our readers.

Used Book Finds [Vol. 1, #49]

December 27, 2008

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

Eruption to Hope.
Jean Vanier.

Paperback: Griffin House, 1971.
Good Condition.  Binding tight, Clean Pages, Moderate Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

JOHN CALVIN: A SIXTEENTH CENTURY PORTRAIT.
By William Bouwsma.

Paperback: Oxford UP, 1988.
Good Condition.  Binding tight, Very minimal highlighting, Moderate Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]


THE TROUBLE WITH THE CHURCH: A CALL FOR RENEWAL.
Helmut Thielicke.

Hardcover: Harper and Row, 1965. First edition.
Very Good Condition.  Solid Binding, Pages clean, Minimal Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $10 ]

Used Book Finds [Vol. 1, #48]

December 18, 2008

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

(Thomas) MERTON: A BIOGRAPHY.
Monica Furlong.

Hardcover: Harper and Row, 1980.
Good Condition.  Binding tight, Clean Pages, X-library copy. Minimal Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

THE WORDS OF GANDHI.
Selected by Richard Attenborough.

Hardcover: New Market Press, 1982.
Very Good Condition.  Binding tight, Clean Pages. Minimal Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]


A HISTORY OF LATIN AMERICA.
George Pendle.

Paperback: Pelican, 1986 printing.
Very Good Condition.  Solid Binding, Pages clean, Minimal Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $4 ]

Used Book Finds [Vol. 1, #47]

December 12, 2008

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

THE POLITICS OF GOD AND THE POLITICS OF MAN.
Jacques Ellul.

Paperback: Eerdmans, 1972.
Very Good Condition.  Solid Binding, Clean Pages, Moderate Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

PRAYER AND MODERN MAN.
Jacques Ellul.

Paperback: Seabury, 1973 printing.
Good Condition.  Solid Binding, Pages almost completely clean, Moderate Wear to exterior.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

FREE IN OBEDIENCE: THE RADICAL CHRISTIAN LIFE.
William Stringfellow.

Hardcover: Seabury, 1973 printing.
Good Condition.  Solid Binding, Pages clean, Moderate to heavy Wear to dustjacket.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $10 ]

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

HOPE AND PLANNING.
Jurgen Moltmann.

Hardcover.  Harper. 1971.
Good/Fair condition. No dustjacket. Moderate writing throughout, moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]

THE NY TIMES Book of
Vegetable Gardening
.

Joan Lee Faust.
Paperback. NY TIMES. 1975 printing.
Good Condition.
Clean pages, Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]

Stories of God.
Ranier Maria Rilke.

Paperback. Norton. 1990.
Very Good condition. Clean Pages. Minimal wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $6 ]

Used Book Finds [Vol. 1, #44]

November 15, 2008

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

AND IT WAS GOOD (REFLECTIONS ON BEGINNINGS).
Madeleine L’Engle.

Hardcover.  Shaw. 1983.
Very Good condition. Clean pages, moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

Audubon Society Field Guide
to North American Wildflowers.
Durable plastic softcover. Knopf. 1988 printing.
Good Condition.
Clean pages, Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

Gardening by Heart
Joyce McGreevy.

Hardcover. Sierra Club Books. 2000.
Good condition. X-library copy. Clean Pages. Minimal wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

EUDORA (WELTY): A WRITER’S LIFE.
Ann Waldron.

Hardcover.  Doubleday. 1998.
Good condition. X-library copy.  Clean pages, minimal wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

100 Poems.
Mark van Doren.

Hardcover. Hill and Wang. 1967.
Good Condition.
X-library copy.  Clean pages, Moderate wear. Binding slightly loose.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $5 ]

THE PROMISE OF TEILHARD.
Philip Hefner.

Paperback. Lippincott. 1970.
Very Good condition. Clean Pages. Minimal wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

A CHRISTIAN AMERICA:
PROTESTANT HOPES AND HISTORICAL REALITIES.
Robert Handy.  2nd edition.

Paperback. Oxford UP. 1984.
Good condition. Mostly clean pages, minimal to moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]

LIBERATION THEOLOGY.
Frederick Herzog.

Hardcover. Seabury. 1972.
Very Good Condition. Clean pages, Minimal wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

FUNDAMENTALISM AND AMERICAN CULTURE.
George Marsden.
Paperback. Oxford UP. 1980.
Very Good condition. Clean Pages. Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]

 


The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

SERMONS ON CONVERSION.
St. Bernard of Clairvaux.

Paperback. Cistercian Publications. 1981.
Very Good condition. Clean pages, Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $8 ]

HUNDRED DOLLAR HOLIDAY.
Bill McKibben.

Hardcover. Simon and Schuster. 1998.
Good Condition. X-library copy. Clean pages, Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $5 ]

 CHRISTIANS IN JAPAN.
Carolyn Bowen Francis and John Masaaki Nakajima.
Paperback. Friendship Press. 1991.
Very Good condition. Clean Pages. Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $5 ]

 

The bread-n-butter of our bookstore business is the sale of used books, and we do a fair amount of scouting around for used books each week. In this section we feature some of the interesting books that we have found in the past week. Generally, we will only have a single copy of these books, so if you want one (or more) of them, you’ll need to respond quickly.

DISSENTER IN A GREAT SOCIETY.
William Stringfellow.

Paperback. Abingdon. 1966.
Very Good condition. Clean pages, Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $7 ]
BORN BROTHERS.
Larry Woiwode.

Paperback. Penguin Books. 1988.
Good Condition. Clean pages, Moderate wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $4 ]
SOCIAL THEMES OF THE CHRISTIAN YEAR.
Dieter Hessel, ed
(Includes essays by JH Yoder, Walter Wink, Dorothee Soelle, et al).
Paperback. Geneva Press. 1983 Printing.
Very Good condition. Clean Pages. Minimal wear.
Buy now from: [ Doulos Christou Books $5 ]