Vision Book Series (Catholic)

Vision Book Series (Catholic)

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St. Francis of the Seven Seas Catholic Vision Books HB/DJ, Albert J Nevins
1 St. Francis of the Seven Seas Catholic Vision Books HB/DJ
Albert J Nevins Vision Books 1955 Hardcover Excellent Very Good Hardcover 
Vintage Hardback Vision Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good or better condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and is unread! No marks inside or outside of the book. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor outside corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some minor soiling, edge chipping and small tears to the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. A nice book! Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholics lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Against the background of the East is told the story of St. Francis Xavier's voyage to India in the sixteenth century, his strange adventures as a missionary, his turbulent conflicts with evil rulers, and his struggles to win the Orient for Jesus Christ. Great to read aloud. Hardback book of 184 pages. This is Volume #4 in the series. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 23.99 USD
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Saint Ignatius and the Company of Jesus (Vision Books), August Derleth; John Lawn [Illustrator]
2 Saint Ignatius and the Company of Jesus (Vision Books)
August Derleth; John Lawn [Illustrator] Ignatius Press 1999-06-01 0898707226 / 9780898707229 Paperback New Paperback 
New softcover book sealed in original plastic. 
Price: 10.95 USD
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Father Marquette and the Great Rivers Vision Books, August William Derleth; Illustrator-H. Lawrence Hoffman
3 Father Marquette and the Great Rivers Vision Books
August William Derleth; Illustrator-H. Lawrence Hoffman Ignatius Press 1998-11 0898706645 / 9780898706642 Paperback New Paperback 
New Softcover; Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholic lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. The thrilling story of Father Marquette who came down from Canada wiht Louis Joliet, explored the mighty Mississippi River, and braved the dangers of tomahawks and tortures to bring the word of God to savage Indians in this unknown land. This is Volume #3 in the series. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 10.95 USD
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Peter and Paul The Rock and the Sword Vision Catholic HB/DJ, Blanche Jennings Thompson
4 Peter and Paul The Rock and the Sword Vision Catholic HB/DJ
Blanche Jennings Thompson Farrar, Straus and Cudahy 1964 Hardcover Excellent Very Good Hardcover Harry Barton 
Vintage Vision Series Hardback Book with Dust Jacket. Book itself is in Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in is unread and unused. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some minor soiling and some minor edge chipping primarily at the top and bottom of the outside spine. There is one scotch tape remnant on the front inside flap. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholics lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Great to read aloud. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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St. Elizabeth's Three Crowns #31 Vision Catholic HB/DJ, Blanche Jennings Thompson; Lili Rethi [Illustrator]
5 St. Elizabeth's Three Crowns #31 Vision Catholic HB/DJ
Blanche Jennings Thompson; Lili Rethi [Illustrator] Vision Books 1958 Hardcover Very Good Plus Very Good Hardcover Lili Rethi 
Collectible Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text appears unread. Some of the top page edges show some soiling that is visible when the book is closed- this is normally from years of shelf wear. Outside cloth covers show a minor ding to the outside spine and a bumped top of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some minor soiling primarily to the back cover and some edge chipping primarily at the top of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition. Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholics lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Great to read aloud. Hardback book of 189 pages. This is Volume #31 in the series. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. Very Nice Book! 
Price: 29.00 USD
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St. Dominic and the Rosary (VG) (Vision Books), Catherine Beebe
6 St. Dominic and the Rosary (VG) (Vision Books)
Catherine Beebe Ignatius Press 1996-02 0898705185 / 9780898705188 3rd Paperback New Paperback 
Ignatius Press; Softcover; Book is in Very Good condition with a tight binding and mostly clean crisp pages. There is a name written inside the front cover. Some outside cover wear. Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholic lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at thome and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Great to read aloud. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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St. Dominic and the Rosary (Vision Books), Catherine Beebe
7 St. Dominic and the Rosary (Vision Books)
Catherine Beebe Ignatius Press 1996-02 0898705185 / 9780898705188 3rd Paperback New Paperback 
Ignatius Press; Softcover; This is a new book with some minor outside cover wear. Tight binding and clean crisp pages. Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholic lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at thome and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Great to read aloud. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Mother Cabrini: Missionary to the World (Vision Books), Frances Parkinson Keyes; Illustrator-John Lawn
8 Mother Cabrini: Missionary to the World (Vision Books)
Frances Parkinson Keyes; Illustrator-John Lawn Ignatius Press 1997-08 0898705991 / 9780898705997 Paperback New Paperback 
New Softcover Book. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Saint Philip of the Joyous Heart Vision Book, Francis X. Connolly
9 Saint Philip of the Joyous Heart Vision Book
Francis X. Connolly Ignatius Press 1993-03 0898704316 / 9780898704310 Paperback New Paperback 
Ignatius Press; Softcover; New book. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Saint Philip of the Joyous Heart #28 (Vision Catholic Books) HB/DJ, Francis X. Connolly; Lili Rethi [Illustrator]
10 Saint Philip of the Joyous Heart #28 (Vision Catholic Books) HB/DJ
Francis X. Connolly; Lili Rethi [Illustrator] Vision Books 1957 Hardcover Excellent Very Good Hardcover 
Vintage Catholic Vision Series Hardback Book with Dust Jacket. Book itself is in Excellent condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is unread and unused! Inside the front cover in the top left corner is a name and date written neatly in pen. Outside cloth covers are very nice. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some soiling primarily to the back cover with some edge chipping. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholic lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. This book tells the story of one of God's most amiable saints, one who has a particular attraction to young people. For St. Philip Neri was, despite his wisdom and learning, a simple, radiant, childlike soul who never ceased, even in his honored old age, to make jokes, to play with his many pets, to tease, to amuse, to teach the greater lesson, that it is the joyous heart that wins friends in Christ. This is Volume #28 in the series. Stated Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 23.95 USD
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The Ursulines Nuns of Adventure #42 VisionCatholic HB/DJ, Harnett T. Kane
11 The Ursulines Nuns of Adventure #42 VisionCatholic HB/DJ
Harnett T. Kane Farrar Strauss & Cudahy 1959 Hardcover Very Good Plus Very Good Hardcover James J. Spanfeller 
Vintage Vision Series Hardback Book with Dust Jacket. Book itself is in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages internal pages with some minor soiling to outside page ends. Inside text appears to be unread. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some soiling primarily to the back cover and some edge chipping primarily at the top and bottom of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholics lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Great to read aloud. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Edmund Campion: Hero of God's Underground (Vision Books), Harold C. Gardiner
12 Edmund Campion: Hero of God's Underground (Vision Books)
Harold C. Gardiner Ignatius Press 1992-03 0898703875 / 9780898703870 Paperback Like New Paperback 
New Softcover with some minor cover corner wear; Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholic lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at thome and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Great to read aloud. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Lydia Longley The First American Nun #29 Catholic Vision Book HB/DJ, Helen A. McCarthy; Illustrator-John Lawn
13 Lydia Longley The First American Nun #29 Catholic Vision Book HB/DJ
Helen A. McCarthy; Illustrator-John Lawn Vision Books -Farrar Straus & Cudahy-Burns & Oates 1958 Hardcover Very Good Plus Very Good Hardcover 
Vintage Catholic Vision Series Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread! There is some minor soiling to some of the top page edges visible when looking down, but this is minor. No writing or marks inside or outside of the book. Outside cloth covers are very nice with just some minor corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some minor soiling and minor edge chipping primarily to the outside spine. A nice book! 
Price: 23.95 USD
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Francis and Clare Saints of Assisi (VG) (Vision Book Series), Helen Walker Homan
14 Francis and Clare Saints of Assisi (VG) (Vision Book Series)
Helen Walker Homan Ignatius Press 1994-11 0898705177 / 9780898705171 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Book is in Very Good condition with a tight binding and mostly clean crisp pages. There is a name written inside the front cover. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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Francis and Clare Saints of Assisi (Vision Book Series), Helen Walker Homan
15 Francis and Clare Saints of Assisi (Vision Book Series)
Helen Walker Homan Ignatius Press 1994-11 0898705177 / 9780898705171 Paperback New Paperback 
New Softcover; 
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St. Anthony and the Christ Child Vision Book, Helen Walker Homan; Illustrator-Donald Lynch
16 St. Anthony and the Christ Child Vision Book
Helen Walker Homan; Illustrator-Donald Lynch Ignatius Press 1997-03 0898705983 / 9780898705980 Paperback New Paperback 
Ignatius Press; New Softcover; Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholics lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Fernando de Bulhom, who was to become the beloved St. Anthony of Padua. He joined the Canons of St. Augustine but was later attracted to the Friars Minor, the order founded only a short time before by St. Francis of Assisi. Fernando became Friar Anthony. A voyage to the Mohammedan land of Morocco, shipwreck, and the meeting in Assisi with St. Francis and all other Friars Minor are important events in his life. Preacher and miracle-worker, St. Anthony is known by the name of the city where he did his most preaching, Padua. Great to read aloud. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 9.95 USD
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Saint Therese and the Roses Vision Books, Helen Walker Homan; Illustrator-George William Thompson
17 Saint Therese and the Roses Vision Books
Helen Walker Homan; Illustrator-George William Thompson Ignatius Press 1995-04 0898705207 / 9780898705201 Paperback Like New Paperback 
New Softcover with a bottom right hand front cover crease and minor wear to the first blank end page top right hand corner; Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholics lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. Great to read aloud! Growing up in Lisieux in Francewas occasionally painful but usually delightful for the Little Flower and her four sisters. For practical Marie, studious Pauline, hot-tempered Leonie, mischievous Celine, and beautiful lovable Therese, growing up meant growing closer to God. The Little Flower found her pathway t holliness right in her own back yard. With their disagreements, secrets, visits to the convent, school adventures, and romances, these five girls are an enjoyable handful for their kindly, widowed father. But Therese, becaouse she loves her family, discovers that one of her sisters might unwittingly prevent her dearest wish from coming true. Helen Walker Homan, who writes in the tradition of Louisa Mae Alcott, has created another classic of delightful family life among five sisters, one of whom became a saint. This is Volume #52 in the series. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Bernadette Our Lady's Little Servant Vision Books, Hertha Ernestine Pauli; Illustrator-Georges Vaux
18 Bernadette Our Lady's Little Servant Vision Books
Hertha Ernestine Pauli; Illustrator-Georges Vaux Ignatius Press 1999-08 0898707609 / 9780898707601 Paperback New Paperback 
New Softcover with some minor outside cover corner wear; Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholic lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at thome and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. This is the story of the girl to whom the Blessed Virgin appeared as 'a little young lady' and revealed herself as the Immaculate Conception. Bernadette Soubirous lived with her parents, brothers, and sisters in the abandoned jail of the little French village of Lourdes, never dreaming that the very name of Lourdes would one day bring inspiration and hope to millions. Bernadette studied her Catechism, took care of her brothers and sisters, and gathered firewood- and no one knew she was a Saint. But one day, as she was gathering wood, Our Lady appeared. WIthin a few weeks, thousands were kneeling in the field to pray to the Lady who could be seen and heard only by Bernadette. This was the beginning of the greatest pilgrimage of modern times and of the miracles with which Our Lady blessed her children. And all Bernadette could say was, "If Our Lady could have found a greater fool than I, she would have chose her..." Bernadette and the Lady is the little story of the great miracle of Lourdes. Great to read aloud. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 8.95 USD
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Bernadette and The Lady #5 Vision Catholic HB/DJ, Hertha Pauli
19 Bernadette and The Lady #5 Vision Catholic HB/DJ
Hertha Pauli Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1966 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Minus Hardcover Georges Vaux 
Vintage Vision Series Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with a tight binding and mostly clean crisp pages. There is a small name stamp on the first three and last two pages. No other marks noted. Inside text is crisp and clean and appears to be unread. There is some minor soiling to the top page ends. Outside cloth covers are nice with some wear to the outside corners and top and botto of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is in Very Good Minus condition with some soiling primarily to the back cover with some heavier chipping and missing pieces to the outside edges. Dust Jacket is now covered by a clear mylar cover. Book Clue Edition from a private collection. Stated Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholic lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at thome and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. This is the story of the girl to whom the Blessed Virgin appeared as 'a little young lady' and revealed herself as the Immaculate Conception. Bernadette Soubirous lived with her parents, brothers, and sisters in the abandoned jail of the little French village of Lourdes, never dreaming that the very name of Lourdes would one day bring inspiration and hope to millions. Bernadette studied her Catechism, took care of her brothers and sisters, and gathered firewood- and no one knew she was a Saint. But one day, as she was gathering wood, Our Lady appeared. WIthin a few weeks, thousands were kneeling in the field to pray to the Lady who could be seen and heard only by Bernadette. This was the beginning of the greatest pilgrimage of modern times and of the miracles with which Our Lady blessed her children. And all Bernadette could say was, "If Our Lady could have found a greater fool than I, she would have chose her..." Bernadette and the Lady is the little story of the great miracle of Lourdes. Great to read aloud. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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St. Helena and the True Cross #38 Vision Catholic Louis De Wohl, Louis De Wohl
20 St. Helena and the True Cross #38 Vision Catholic Louis De Wohl
Louis De Wohl Vision Books/Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1966 Hardcover Very Good Plus Very Good Hardcover Bernard Krigstein 
Collectible Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text appears unread. There is a name written neatly inside the front cover in the top left corner with the same name written neatly in the upper right hand corner of the first blank end page. Some of the top page edges show some soiling that is visible when the book is closed- this is normally from years of shelf wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some soiling primarily to the back cover and some edge chipping primarily to the top and bottom of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition. Vision Books are stories of great Catholics to inspire young hearts. Especially designed to acquaint boys and girls from about 9 to 15 years of age with the lives of great Catholics lay figures, martyrs, and Saints. Vision books will inspire and instruct. Their lively telling, their readability, and their historical accuracy make them unique. These colorful action-filled life stories combine scruplulous fidelity to facts with high entertainment value. Besides giving youngsters a broader understanding of their Faith, this series also brings them a world of information about history and geography, at home and in foreign lands. Through Vision Books young people will better comprehend and visualize the courage and piety that inspired these famous followers of Christ. Vision Books are written by outstanding authors, each of whom tells the story of the saint or hero closest to his heart. Vision Books will captivate young readers. These rewarding and inspiring life stories of great Catholics unlock a lavish treasure house of thrilling reading and spiritual adventure. St. Helena, mother of the Roman Emperor Constantine the Great, was the wife of the Roman Commander of Southern Britain in the third century after Christ. Set against the colorful background of power struggles in imperial Rome, battling Roman legions, the exotic Eastern Empire of Byzantium, and the drama of the search for the True Cross in the Holy Land, this is the story of Helena's groping toward Christianity, so hated by Rome, her sanctity, and the eventual conversion of her son. Great to read aloud. Hardback book of 192 pages. This is Volume #38 in the series. Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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