• Topic: Ancient Religions

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UK: Capall-Bann, 1998.

Quality trade paper; A FINE COPY. The veneration of trees was a predominant theme in the paganism of the Romans, Greeks, Celtic & Germanic peoples. Many of their rites took place in sacred groves and their symbolism often involved the cosmic tree its branches supported the heavens, its trunk was... more

Price: $28.50

London: Scarlet Imprint, 2017. Limited Edition of 800 cloth copies, hand-numbered.

A FINE COPY, bound in black Shantung cloth with deco front panel, gilt titles, custom end papers, and illustrated in color. It reveals the existence of a pagan liturgical and ritual tradition active amongst members of the Renaissance elite and encoded within the deck. Bibliography. [xviii], 302 pages, indexed. 4to.... more

Price: $250.00

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. FIRST EDITION.

A FINE PREMIUM CLOTH VOLUME in fine dust jacket. Chapters are "Ficino's Commentary on the 8th Book of the Republic"; "Figured Numbers and the Fatal Number"; "Eugenics, the Habitus, and the Spirit"; and "Jupiter, the Stars, and the Golden Age", plus the translated texts from which these were derived, English... more

Price: $88.00

Philadelphia: Temple University, 1963. FIRST EDITION.

VERY GOOD+ or better in dust jacket. Brings light to the work and relationships of K.S. Guthrie, Alexander Wilder, Hiram Jones and Thomas Johnson in the America of the mid-19th century, and the influence of Thomas Taylor on each. Octavo. ... more

Price: $25.00

Dallas: Spring Publications, 1987.

A Fine Copy in custom wraps as issued. 73 pages. Small quarto. ... more

Price: $12.00

Westminster, MD: The Newman Press, 1949. FIRST EDITION.

One corner lightly bruised; else, A VERY GOOD CLOTH SET. 659 pages, indexed. Ancient Christian Writers series 7 & 8, edited by Johanees Quasten. Octavos. ... more

Price: $85.00

Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1999. FIRST EDITION.

A FINE PREMIUM CLOTH VOLUME in fine dust jacket, sewn and archival. Studies in the History of Religions 83. [vii], 437 pages, Royal 8vo. ... more

Price: $189.00

New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1962. FIRST EDITION.

A FINE PREMIUM CLOTH COPY. Illustrated with line drawings, plate sections of black and white photoigraphs of ancient sites, and end paper maps depcting the Greek and Roman Worlds. [xiii], 1162 pages, double column. Tall 4to.. ... more

Price: $55.00

Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1959.

Very Good+ or better cloth volume. Strong research on the Controversies with particular emphasis on the Trinitarian. Also, a section details the anti-Gnostic fathers, and the perversion of the Gospels. 293 pages with index. 8vo. ... more

Price: $26.50

Boulder & London: Shambhala Publishers, 2003. FIRST EDITION.

A Fine Cloth Volume in dust jacket. An excellent resource addressing the sacred literature form the ancient Hebrews to the Cathari of the 14th century. [ix], 860 pages. Royal octavo. ... more

Price: $69.00

New York: Garland Publishing, 1978.

A Fine Cloth Set, sewn and archival, of a classic work (and defense) of the Manichean religion, plus much material on the early Gnostics. The author compares the Sephiroth theory of the Zohar with the theories of light in the oriental religions. He draws into his investigations other mystical and... more

Price: $150.00

London: Published by the Trustees (of the British Museum), 1935.

A FINE QUARTO VOLUME IN DUST JACKET. With five plates (under tissue). 63 pages. ... more

Price: $135.00

Ares Publishers, 1953.

In wraps; Very Good or better volume. 117 pages with index. ... more

Price: $15.00

Chicago: Ares Publishers, 1980. Facsimile of the 1948 Oxford edition.

A FINE CLOTH COPY, archival and sewn with head and tail bands. Illustrated. 168 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $16.50

Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1978. FIRST EDITION.

Corner bumped; else, a VERY GOOD+ copy in premium cloth. Etudes Preliminaires Aux Religions Orientales Dans L'Empire 69. Text in French. With a folding map and fifteen plates. [xiv], 72 pages, indexed. Royal 8vo. ... more

Price: $46.50

Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1993. FIRST EDITION.

A FINE PREMIUM CLOTH COPY in fine dust jacket. 392 pages with index. Illustrated. Tall 8vo. ... more

Price: $16.75

Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1993. First Edition.

Top corners bruised under jacket; otherwise, A VERY GOOD+ volume in the dust jacket. 392 pages with index. ... more

Price: $16.50

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991. FIRST EDITION.

A Fine cloth volume in fine dust jacket. 334 pages with index. Translated by John Van Sickle. Tall 8vo. ... more

Price: $45.00

Oxford: At the Clarendon press, 1913. Reprinted with Some Additions and Corrections as noted by F.E. Brightman.

Some wear to binding; internals very good without marking; A VERY GOOD CLOTH VOLUME of a classic work on early Alexandrian Christianity and Neo-Platonism made better through the editing of Brightman. Bigg passed away in 1908 just before the release of another classic work, THE ORIGINS OF CHRISTIANITY. Dean Inge... more

Price: $90.00

London: Dr. Williams's Library, 1961.

Pamphlet; A FINE COPY. The Williams Library is a Reformist research facility in London. Friends of Dr. William's Library Series, number 14. Excellent annotations. 28 pages. Octavo. ... more

Price: $15.00