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Category: All Categories: Religion: Christianity: Monastic and Religious Life
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1.

WAY OF A PILGRIM AND THE PILDRIM CONTINUES HIS WAY

Publisher: Quality Paperback Book Club New York NY 1998.
Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Wear at edges. ; Introducton by Huston Smith. Translated by R. M. French ; Mystical Classics of the World; Trade PB; 223 pages

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2.
Bernardi, Stefania, and others  
La Casalinga di Cristo

Publisher: Roma, Edizioni delle Donne, 1976..
234 p. 18 cm. Inchiesta sulle suore in Italia. A series of interviews with Italian nuns to determine why they choose to be Christ's Housewives, and how they peercieve their lives. Stock #28,263. Vg/ wrappers

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3.
Bernier, Jean-Yves  
L'Epau: Une Abbaye Cistercienne
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Publisher: Editions J. Delmas et Cie, Paris, 1988.
ISBN: 9782703402183 Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/Good Flax cloth boards with half inch drop stain as if from tea on front, else clean. Quarto. Interior clean and unmarked, except for previous seller's price in red pencil on title page. Spine square and tight. Unpriceclipped dustjacket has closed tears on back top and edges, previous owner repaired with tape; top is rippled and wrinkled at heel of spine. A 5 x 9 photographic print of one of the illustrations is laid in, an image of one of the monks of the abbey. BOOK INFO: Richesses de France series. Color and black-and-white illustrations throughout. L'Epau is an ancient Cistercian abbey founded by Queen Berengere in 1229 on the outskirts of the French city of Le Mans. Language: French. Pages: 96

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4.
Bianco, Frank  
VOICES OF SILENCE Lives of the Trappists Today

Publisher: Doubleday New York 1992.
First Edition Thus Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Wear at edges; A journalist and former seminarian who lived with and observed Trappist monks in the United States offers a portrait of contemporary daily life in the world's most reclusive monastic order. ; Trade PB; 220 pages

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5.
Bianco, Frank  
VOICES OF SILENCE Lives of the Trappists Today
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Publisher: Paragon House New York 1991.
First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; A journalist and former seminarian who lived with and observed Trappist monks in the United States offers a portrait of contemporary daily life in the world's most reclusive monastic order. ; 220 pages

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6.
Bourdillon, A. F. C. (Anne Francis Claudine).  
The Order of Minoresses in England (Being a Thesis Presented for the Degree of M. A. in the University of Manchester).

Publisher: Manchester UP, 1926; reprint Gregg 1965.
Chapters include The Foundation of the Order and the Development of the Rule; The Foundation of the English Houses; Property; Lay Connections; Relations with the Friars Minor; Everyday Life; The Dissolution and After; List of Abbesses; Individual Minoresses; Persons Buried in Minoress Houses; Table of Gifts of Real Property to Minoresses; Genealogical Table of Benefactors and Key; Bibliography. 107 p., index, 2 folding maps, folding genealogical chart, 22.5 cm.; brown cloth boards; fine. 31345x.

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7.
Bournis, Theodoritos  
I was in the Isle Patmos

Publisher: Athens, 1968.
[63] p., illus., 19.5 cm. Patmos was the desolate island in the Aegean to which St. John the Apostle was banished. This booklet was written by the Abbot of the monastery that commenorates John. Stock# 42,289. Vg / soft cover.

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8.
Cawley, Martinus, ed.  
The Ancient Usages of the Cistercian Order (Ecclesiastica Officia)
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Publisher: Guadalupe Translations, Lafayette, OR, 1998.
Paperback. Condition: Good/None Green paper card-stock weight wraps, bent at bottom front corner. Small quarto. Interior clean and unmarked. Text, including introduction and glossary, arranged in two columns per page. Includes illustrated details of Cistercian architecture. A paper pamphlet is laid in of Guadalupe Translations Trappist Series catalogue, (an 8 1/2 x 11 paper folded), also a postcard with a handwritten note from the publisher about upcoming releases. BOOK INFO: The liturgical duties or regulations of the citeaux. Includes a glossary of terms. The Trappist-Cistercian Abbey of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Lafayette, OR, publishes books about its daily life, biography and history to share its heritage to a wider audience. Language: English. Unpaginated, about 104 pp. excluding various indices.

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9.
Francesco d'Assisi, Saint, Legend  
Le Speculum Perfectionis ou mémoires de Frere Leon sur le seconde partie de la Vie de Saint François

Publisher: Manchester UP/Gregg Reprint, 1966.
Two volumes: 1, Texte Latine, 1928, 382 p.; 2, Étude critique, 1931, 313 p. Edited by Paul Sabatier; published with an introduction by A. G. Little. A basic source for the life of Saint Francis of Assisi and early Franciscan history. Stock# 38,544x. Vg,as new.

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10.
Gemelli, Agostino, O.F.M.  
Il Francescanesimo

Publisher: Milano, Vita e Pensiero, 1932..
xvi, 476 p., illustrated capitals; 21 cm. A history of the Franciscan order and the appeal of Franciscanism. Stock# 38,833. Vg, bound in cloth with the original wrappers pasted over. Franciscanism in Italy; Catholic Church; St. Francis of Assisi (b. 1182).

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11.
Lackner, Bede K.  
The Eleventh-Century Background of Citeaux
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Publisher: Cistercian Publications, Incorporated, Washington, DC, 1972.
Cistercian Studies Series: Number 8 Series: Cistercian Studies Series: Number 8ISBN: 9780879078089 Hardcover. Condition: Good/None Linen colored cloth boards with light red pencil mark on front. Octavo. Binding square and tight. BOOK INFO: Exploring the contemporary milieu and monastic developments-not just the Citeaux Founders-in order to understand how the Cistercians began and grew. Includes bibliography and index. Language: English. Pages: 309

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12.
Laven, Mary, 1969- .  
Virgins of Venice. Broken Vows and Cloistered Lives in the Renaissance Convent.

Publisher: Viking [c2002]. 'First American edition'.
282 p., 17 photos; 21.5 cm. The city of late Renaissance Venice included 50 convents housing over 3000 nuns, many of them upper-class women immured against their will. "Laven has created a detailed and dramatic tapestry of resourceful, determined, often passionate women who managed to lead fulfilling lives... Far from being precincts of piety and silence, the convents of Venice were hotbeds of political scheming, colorful pageantry, gorgeous decoration, and illicit love affairs." Based on records kept during the counter-reformation. Color pictorial dj; fine. stock#816.

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13.
Magheri Cataluccio, Elena.  
Il Lausaïkon di Palladio tra Semiotica e Storia, intro. Réginald Grégoire.

Publisher: Roma, Herder, 1984.
xxx, 212 p., indexes; 24 cm. An examination of the Lausiac History of Palladius, Bishop of Aspuna, d. ca. 430. Stock #27,986. Fine/ paper covers.

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14.
Matt, Leonard von & Stephan Hilpisch. Graf, Ernst, translator. [Benedict, ca. 480-543, saint]  
Saint Benedict. Translated from the German by Dom Ernst Graf.

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery, 1961.
226 p., 190 photographs, 24.5 cm. The photographs of von Matt accompanied by text tell the story of St. Benedict (ca. 480-543) and the Benedictine order into the twentieth century. Vg/dj good, some wear and small tears. stock#101810.

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15.
Mazzucchelli, Mario, 1896-  
La Monaca da Monza Suor Virginia Maria de Leyva [The Nun of Monza]

Publisher: Milano, dall'Oglio [1962]..
394 p., plates, 22 cm. The life of Marianna de Leyva, known as Signora di Monza, 1576-1650. Stock# 41,330. Vg, pictorial boards; . Italian religious history, biography.

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16.
Waddell, Chrysogonus, ed., Monk of Gethsemani Abbey  
Narrative and Legislative Texts from Early Citeaux, Latin Text in Dual Edition with English Translation and Notes
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Publisher: Abbaye de Citeaux-Commentarii cistercienses, 1999.
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/Very good Clean, dark navy cloth boards in bright, glossy dustjacket with lightest crinkling along edges, else near fine. Octavo. Interior unmarked. Binding tight and square. Overall a very good edition of this scarce book. A collection of institutional texts documenting where the Cistercian family has come from..an essential though not exhaustive witness to the early cistercian experience. [abridged from preface]. Language: English. Pages: 524

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17.
Waddell, Chrysogonus, Monk of Gethsemani Abbey, ed.  
Cistercian Lay Brothers: Twelfth-century usages with related texts, Latin text with concordance of Latin terms, English translations and notes
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Publisher: Citeaux: Commentarii cistercienses, Brecht, Belgium, 2000.
Studia et documenta; vol. X Series: Studia et documenta; vol. X; ISBN: 9789080543935 First Edition Hardcover. Condition: Very Good/Good A scarce edition; Dark blue cloth boards with silver titling on front and spine. Large octavo, clean and square with tight binding. Head of spine bumped. Interior clean and unmarked. Spine of book and dustjacket misspell the title, Cistecian. BOOK INFO: Includes bibliographical references and indices. A study of the 12th-century Cistercian lay brother Usages, how they evolved through the first half century of their existence and what it reveals about the lives of the Brothers. Language: English. Pages: 232

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