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  • Fools of Fortune; or, Gambling and Gamblers

    This book is about a history of the vice in ancient and modern times all over the world and makes an exposition of its alarming prevalence and destructive effects. This work discusses with an unreserved and exhaustive disclosure of such frauds, tricks and devices as are practiced by "Professional" gamblers, "Confidence Men" and "Bunko Steerers", in order to alert readers not to fall into a trap. ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Fools of Fortune; or, Gambling and Gamblers

    This book is about a history of the vice in ancient and modern times all over the world and makes an exposition of its alarming prevalence and destructive effects. This work discusses with an unreserved and exhaustive disclosure of such frauds, tricks and devices as are practiced by "Professional" gamblers, "Confidence Men" and "Bunko Steerers", in order to alert readers not to fall into a trap. ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • A Doll's Memory

    A Psychological Mystery Story

    by Philip Quinn ...
    A woman suffers from gaps in her memory and to fill them she borrows from the story of Anastasia, the youngest daughter of the last Russian Tsar, Nicholas II. She is variously known as Anna O., Fraulein Unbekannt, or Anna S. Her desire to be known as Anastasia parallels the attempt by a woman known as Anna Anderson who also made a similar claim. Both are fished out of a canal after trying to kill ... Read more

    $2.36 USD

  • The Skeleton Dance

    by Philip Quinn ...
    The Skeleton Dance takes place on the mean, formerly clean streets of Toronto before the century ticked over into the new millennium. This graphic novel artfully depicts the human casualties and debris piled up around the downtown bank towers.Wiped out in the rush of the thousand-eyed crowd hurrying to beehive office cubicles, and unhinged by the death of a close friend, musician turned ad ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • The Double

    by Philip Quinn ...
    Starting with the little known historical fact that James Earl Ray hid in Toronto following the assassination of Martin Luther King, the author builds an elaborate scenario around Toronto's history for creating and hiding assassins and murderers.   The poet Emily Carr Black believes that the complacent lives of her lovers and friends have allowed them to be seized and replaced by their doubles. ... Read more

    $2.40 USD

  • Dis Location

    Stories After the Flood

    by Philip Quinn ...
      Stories of broken lives flow and link to build a narrative in which characters wrestle with their unique post-flood circumstances. A woman is left by her husband because she gave birth to a flipper boy. A man believes he was “digitalized” by aliens. Edwin the mortician develops a fascination for videotaping. A porn actress has car trouble on the outskirts of town and ends up starring in one of ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • The Skeleton Dance

    by Philip Quinn ...
    The Skeleton Dance takes place on the mean, formerly clean streets of Toronto before the century ticked over into the new millennium. This graphic novel artfully depicts the human casualties and debris piled up around the downtown bank towers. Wiped out in the rush of the thousand-eyed crowd hurrying to beehive office cubicles, and unhinged by the death of a close friend, musician turned ad ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • Religious Tolerance through Humility

    Thinking with Philip Quinn

    The acclaimed scholars contributing to this volume place under scrutiny a fascinating alternative proposal for a pathway to religious tolerance - that serious consideration of religious diversity tends to reveal the weakness of support many have for their religious commitments, and the humility produced tends to result in religious tolerance. The authors illuminate the debate within philosophy ... Read more

    $59.99 USD

  • Kierkegaard After MacIntyre

    Essays on Freedom, Narrative, and Virtue

    In his extraordinarily influential book on ethics, After Virtue, Alasdair MacIntyre maintained that Kierkegaard's notion of "choosing" to interpret one's choices in ethical terms implies an arbitrary and irrational leap. MacIntyre's critique of Kierkegaard has become the focal point for several new interpretations of Kierkegaard that seek to answer MacIntyre. Kierkegaard After MacIntyre brings ... Read more

    $35.99 USD

  • Meet the Bible

    A Panorama of God's Word in 366 Daily Readings and Reflections

    The story of the Bible starts with the simple statement, "In the beginning, God created . . ." From that first sentence of Genesis, the story of salvation unfolds in strange and wonderful mingling of the commonplace and the miraculous, the human and the transcendent. But if you were born after the baby boom, chances are the Bible seems more like an item of passing interest than a book of depth and ... Read more

    $16.99 USD

  • Plunkitt of Tammany Hall

    A Series of Very Plain Talks on Very Practical Politics

    Plunkitt of Tammany HallA Series of Very Plain Talks on Very Practical PoliticsWilliam L. Riordan“Nobody thinks of drawin’ the distinction between honest graft and dishonest graft.”This classic work offers the unblushing, unvarnished wit and wisdom of one of the most fascinating figures ever to play the American political game and win. George Washington Plunkitt rose from impoverished beginnings ... Read more

    $1.99 USD