Joyful Hermit Book and Media Sale (from Personal Library)

The following books and media items are for sale, and additions will be placed on this page.  Please add $3.50 shipping and handling per book and $3.00 per media item, unless otherwise noted.  (Some are oversized and thus more costly to ship.)  To procure, please email your choice/s to make sure they are available, and then use donation button to pay or make arrangements otherwise with: Thank you!

The Weakling and the Enemy, Francois Mauriac, hardcover w/vg dustjacket, mylar, $7.50

Benedictus, Day by Day with Pope Benedict XVI, like new hardcover, $7.00

Son of the Passion: The story of Gabriel Francis Possenti, the new patron of Catholic youth for the Universal Church, vg hardcover with g+ dj, 1962 first edition, collector, $33

St. Catherine Laboure of the Miraculous Medal, like new paperback, $9.50

The Autobiography of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, like new paperback, $7.00 Sold

A Marian Devotional, Fr. Garesche, like new faux leather, devotional or gift item, $5.50 Sold

The Life of Mary as Seen by the Mystics, like new paperback, $5.00 Sold

Holy Mary, Mother of God, Help of All Christians, like new paperback, $9.00

The Holy Ghost, Bl. John of Avila, vg hardcover with g+dj, outstanding content, $15.00 Sold

St. Charles of Sezze, an Autobiography, vg hardcover w/vg dj and mylar, $19.00

Mystic in Motley, the Life of St. Philip Neri, vg hardcover, $25.00

St. Alphonsus Rodriguez: Autobiography, vg. hardcover w/g+ dj, $27.00

St. Rita of Cascia: Saint of the Impossible, like new paperback, $4.00

Life of Father Olier, founder of St. Sulspice, vg. hardcover, $8.00

The Seven Storey Mountain, Merton Autobiography, 1st edition hardcover, $9.00

St. Martin de Porres, apostle of charity, like new paperback, $7.00

Wife, Mother and Mystic: Anna Maria Taigi, like new paperback, $9.50

Barbe Acarie: Wife, mystic, vg hardcover w/fair dj, $5

St. Gerard Majella, patron of expectant mothers, like new paperback, $4

Modern Saints, Their Lives and Faces Vol 1 (Ball), Vg paperbound, some spine creasing, $5.00

Modern Saints, Their Lives and Faces Vol 2 (Ball) Vg paperbound, some spine creasing, $6.00 Sold

In Praise of God, the Rosary in Scriptural Meditation, Hammes, sm. paperbound, $3.00

Letters of Teresa Higginson, scarce title, hardcover of 20th c. victim soul, $37.00 (OBO)

Teresa Higginson, the Servant of God, vg hardcover, $12

The Hermit of Cat Island, very good hardcover w/dj and mylar cover, $30.00

Catherine of Siena, Undset, pristine hardcover w/vg dustjacket, mylar, 1st edition, $25

A Light to the Gentiles, very good hardcover  w/dj and mylar cover, of biography of Ven. Francis Libermann, co-founder of the Community of Holy Spirit, $7

The Encyclicals of John Paul II, Miller, ed., 1997,mint condition, $45 (oversized, s/h $6)

The Art of Divine Love of Berthe Petit (20th c. victim soul), as new paperback, $9

Flute Solo: Reflections of a Trappist Hermit, paperbound in excellent condition, $12 Sold

Marthe Robin: The Cross and the Joy, as new paperback of 20th c. victim soul, $8 Sold

Discerning the Will of God: Ignatian Guide to Christian Decision Making, new paperback of popular title by Fr. Tim Gallagher, $11

Spiritual Consolation: An Ignatian Guide for Greater Discernment, Gallagher, new paperback of popular title, $11

Holy Wisdom, or Directions for the Prayer of Contemplation, Dom Augustine Baker, vg but old hardcover of a spiritual classic, $23 Sold

St. Joseph Daily Missal, 1957, hardcover, collector’s item, $49 Sold

The Prymer, the Prayer Book of the Medieval Era Adapted for Contemporary Use, as new paperback, $3

The Love of God:  A treatise, St. Francis de Sales, vg hardcover of spiritual classic, $30

Forty Dreams of Saint John Bosco, vg paperback, $14

Elisabeth of Schonau: A 12th Century Visionary, as new hardcover w/vg dj, $19

Jesus Christ, His Life, Teaching and His Work, Vol 1 & 2 complete in one volume, vg hardcover w/dj, $22, (oversized, s/h $6)

Christ in His Brethren, Fr. Raoul Plus, 1925, g+ hardcover, excellent content, $12

Laws of the Spiritual Life, Maturin, g+ hardcover of spiritual guidance, $8

The Priest Is Not His Own, Archbishop Fulton Sheen, new paperback, great seminarian or priest gift, $12

And the Word Dwelt Among Us, Guardini, as new paperback, outstanding content, $14

The Inner Life of Jesus, Guardini, as new paperback OTHER than has neat ink underlining throughout, thus lowered price, $7

Saint Lydwine of Schiedam, as new paperback of mystic/victim soul, other than crease on spine, read once by hermit, $12

The Life of St. Gemma Galgani, as new paperback read once by hermit, $18 Sold

Humility of Heart, 1st edition, 1905, precious classic on humility, hardcover, blue cloth, but foxing throughout commensurate with age, $15 Sold

The Long Loneliness: Autobiography of Dorothy Day, vg hardcover, sl. ex-library, no dj but photo of author pasted inside back cover (from dj), $15 Sold

DVD: Paul, Contending for the Faith, In the Footsteps of God, as new, $18

DVD:  Jesus, the Word Made Flesh, In the Footsteps of God as new, $19

DVD: Saint Francis, like new, viewed once, $8.00

DVD: The Story of the Nativity, new, $10.00

DVD: The Gospel of John, word by word from the Bible and Holy Land scenes, $7 Sold

DVD: St. Rita of Cascia $3.25 Sold

DVD:  St. Patrick $3.75 Sold

DVD: The Reluctant Saint $3.50  Sold

Antique: The Manual of The Holy Catholic Church, 1906, leather hardcover, $39.00 (oversized: $6 shipping and handling)

The Life of the Blessed Virgin Mary from the Visions of  Ven. Anne Catherine Emmerich, $7 Sold

The Silence of Mary, Larranaga, scarce title, paperback, $25

Catholic Doctrine, Shaw, OSV, hardcover, as new, $35

Madeleine Semer, Convert and Mystic, 1st edition hardcover in very good condition, sl. ex-college library, $15

Wounds of Love: The Mystical Marriage of St. Rose of Lima, as new hardcover with vg dust jacket, read once by hermit:  $28

The Rose and the Lily (Life of St. Rose of Lima and St. Mariana of Quito), 1st edition excellent hardcover w/vg+dust jacket in mylar, $7

The Making of a Saint: The Life, Times and Sanctification of Neophytos the Recluse, as new hardcover w/ vg+ dust jacket, $44

….and more to come!


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