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History of the Redemptorists At Annapolis, Md. from 1853 to 1903

By: "a Redemptorist Father"

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Ilchester MD, College Press: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32033

Condition: Very Good-

B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages; In red cloth with titles gilt stamped to cover and spine. Author/compiler unnamed "A Redemptorist Father" Illustrated. Externally clean and bright with just faint shelf rub at extremities. Contents complete and clean, but binding slightly shaken and a split in the binding mid book with one signature starting slightly. No loose or missing pages. Clean complete copy with a weak binding that could be easily repaired and tightened. Uncommon. G+ to VG- View more info

History of the Deerfield Presbyterian Church, Cumberland County, Deerfield, New Jersey, 1737-1947

By: Allison, Clyde M

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Deerfield, New Jersey, Deerfield Presbyterian Church: 1947

Seller ID: 34010

Condition: Fair

B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 34 pages; HC in original pale blue paper covered boards. Soundly bound and complete. Covers soiled with damp staining, rust colored spots, to the edges of the rear board. Some soiling and discoloration to the front and rear endpages. Contents clean. With faults. Fair to Good View more info

York County Pennsylvania Church Records of the 18th Century, Volume 3

By: Bates, Marlene Strawser and F. Edward Wright

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Westminster MD, Family Line: 1999

Seller ID: 39578

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 380 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Snugly bound and clean with light sunning to spine and trace shelf evidence to cover edges. VG View more info

Kirchengeschichte der drei Ersten Jahrhunderte

By: Baur, Ferdinand Christian

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tubingen, L. F. Fues: 1863

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 23790

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 535 pages; Soundly bound in original textured black cloth boards with a professional but rudimentary plain black cloth rebacking; spine unlettered. Corners lightly bumped and worn. Expected slight toning and mild foxing throughout. Prior owner name penned neatly to front endpaper. Good Plus View more info

History of Emmanuel (Baust) United Church of Christ; Westminster MD: 1765 - 1975. Prepared for the Two Hundred and Tenth Anniversary

By: Bloom, Sue

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Westminster, MD, Emmanuel United Church of Christ: 1975

Seller ID: 20801

Condition: Very Good

B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Oversize slim paperback in matte pictorial wraps. Bright, snug and clean; no marks. Illustrated with historical B&W photographs. VG View more info

History of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of East Pennsylvania, With Brief Sketches of its Congregations, Published. in Commemoration of its Semi-Centennial Anniversary 1842-1892

By: Boner, Henry S. , Charles E. Hay & M. Coover (Committee, Pref. )

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lutheran Publication Office: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36058

Condition: Near Fine

Engravings; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 383 pages; Superb copy of the 1st edition. Tightly bound and fresh in original mustard yellow cloth with beveled edges. Titles brightly in gilt and black to cover and spine. Feels and appears unread. NF View more info

The Story Of English Abbeys Told In Counties; Volume II: the Eastern Counties

By: Bradley, Edith

Price: $37.50

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1939

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 29020

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

B&W Photographs;; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 236 pages; Square, snug and very neat in original wraparound pictorial dust jacket with 10s. 6d. Price intact to unclipped front flap. Jacket just lightly shelf rubbed at edges, with a little nicking to spine ends. Prior owner's judicious application of archival paper mending tape to reinforce superficial fray at crown of the jacket's spine panel. Small bookplate of Herbert Boyce Satcher, a vicar of St. Aidan's Parish mission to Trinity Church of Oxford. A pair of newspaper reviews tipped to the verso of the half-title page. Illustrated with photog... View more info

Historical Record of Grace Church Parish, Honesdale, PA : In Celebration of the One-Hundred-And-Fiftieth Anniversary, 1832-1982

By: Cable, Jane T.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Honesdale PA, The Printery: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35062

Condition: Very Good

B&W Illustrations & Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 115 pages; Trade sized softcover in original pictorial wraps with saddle stapled binding, Soundly bound and clean; no marks. Light shelf evidence and superficial soiling to covers. VG View more info

The Glory of Our Methodist Heritage

By: Cliffe, Albert W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Albert W. Cliffe (Self-Published): 1957

Seller ID: 30142

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket

B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 223 pages; Snugly bound and generally neat in clean title lettered dust jacket. Light shelf/hadling wear to jacket; several short closed tears and small chips to jacket edges and corners. Two larger chips to top and bottom edges of rear jacket panel. Illustrated with historical photographs. Solid unmarked copy. VG/VG- View more info

Dedication - Church of the Holy Family; Hicksville, New York Sunday Nov 15, 1953

By: Collins, Ed (Chairman)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hicksville, NY, Church of the Holy Family: 1953

Seller ID: 38692

Condition: Very Good

B&W Photographs; ads; parish map; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages; Oversize paperback in pictorial titled wraps with saddle stapled binding. 96 pp unnumbered. Dedication program book has numerous b&w photographs, portraits and local business ads. Extensive list of benefactors and gifts along with many page roster of parisiners who contributed to the capital campaign. Light to moderate shelf rubbing to cover edges; some wear to the covers at the saddle staple punctures. Light shelf soiling to cover surfaces. G++ View more info

A Venture In Faith; The Church of St. Martin-In-The-Fields 1889-1989 Chestnut Hill/Philadelphia Pennsylvania

By: Contosta, David R. & Illustrated

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chestnut Hill / Philadelphia, The Church of St. Martin-In-The-Fields: 1988

Seller ID: 27807

Condition: Near Fine

B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages; HC in red cloth with title lettering and illustration brightly in gilt. Tightly bound and neat. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Solid unmarked copy feels and appears about as new. NF View more info

Directory and Year Book, Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church: Elizabethtown, PA

By: Corman, Frank (Ed)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Lancaster, Raybert Service: 1927

Seller ID: 12905

Condition: Very Good+

Photographs; ads; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 15 pages; 1927 Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church. 1927 Annual directory. Includes list of members; officers; teachers etc. A number of Elizabethtown businesses have placed ads at rear. Bright clean copy in saddle stapled pictorial covers. VG+ View more info

Fortresses of Faith; The Story of Sacred Heart Academy: Founders, Teachers and Students

By: Danz, Dianne M.

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Victoria Canada, Trafford Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 17395

ISBN: 1425117996

Condition: New

B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 144 pages; New copy. Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

The Story of a Church; A History of Washington Street Church at Petersburg, Virginia, 1773-1923

By: Drewry, Patrick H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Petersburg, VA, Plummer Printing Co.: 1923

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23193

Condition: Very Good+

B&W Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; Hardcover in original green cloth boards with title lettering in gilt to cover and spine. Signed and inscribed by the author on the front endpage. Snug, solid and neat. Mild shelf rub to board extremities. Expected light toning to pages. Illustrated with B/W photographs. VG+ ; Signed by Author View more info

List of Deceased Ministers of the Reformed Church in the United States, 1710-1929

By: Fackenthal, Dr. B. F. , Jr. (compiled by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Riegelsville, PA, Self-Published: 1930

Seller ID: 21702

Condition: Very Good+

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 33 pages; Self-published. Paperback in title lettered cardstock covers. Square, clean, solid copy; no marks. General light toning to the pagestock, as expected. Mild halo toning to the covers and along spine. Soundly bound and very neat. VG+ View more info

205 Years: Christ Lutheran Church, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania; "For God and Country": a Brief History Reprinted and Updated

By: Fetter, Raymond L. (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Elizabethtown, Christ Lutheran Church: 1976

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 24835

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 25 pages; Slim paperback in illustrated wraps. Revised edition. Snug and solid with just siperficial shelf evidence to covers. Illustrated with B/W photographs. Text clean and unmarked. VG++ to NF View more info

The Christian Miscellany .. Containing Memoirs of My Own Life, the Church of God in America, Three Years in Lancaster, Pa. , the First and Second Advent, the Prophecies, and Various Other Pieces. No. I - 1884.

By: Flake, Jacob V. D. M.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John C. Clark, Printer: 1844

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31811

Condition: Very Good+

12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 106 pages; HC 1st edition. Snugly bound in original ribbed brown cloth with decorative bracket borders in blind to boards and black morocco title label to spine. Prior owner name/s to front endpages . Text clean and unmarked. Just a touch of mild sunning to spine. Solid neat copy, quite uncommon in the original edition. Flake was a minister in the Church of God, Pennsylvania (Winebrenner). His account of his time In Lancaster details his role in re-establishing a large congregation in the city. Excellent copy. VG++ View more info

75th Anniversary of St. James Catholic Church, Lititz Pennsylvania; 1917 - 1992

By: Flechenstein, Richard A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lititz, PA, Author Published and Bound (Self): 1992

Seller ID: 12577

Condition: Very Good+

4to 11" - 13" tall; 27 pages; Circa 1992. An informal church history prepared by the author on single sided sheets xeroxed from neatly handwrittten pages. Includes photographs and maps. Perhaps 27 pages in total; each page enclosed in a heavy mylar page protector and housed in a large binder. Signed by the author on the reverse of the terminal page. Fine View more info

History of Bergstrasse Evangelical Lutheran church, 1752-1977 Ephrata, PA

By: Gehman, Henry Snyder

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ephrata, Bergstrasse Lutheran Church: 1978

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 32078

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 241 pages; HC in original red cloth with title designs in blue and gilt. Published in an edition limited to 1000 copies. Snugly bound and fresh; no marks. Issued without dust jacket. Feels and appears as new. NF View more info

Documentary History of the Evangelical Lutheran Ministerium of Pennsylvania and Adjacent States; Proceedings of the Annual Conventions from 1748 to 1821

By: General Council of the Evangelical Lutheran Church

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Evangelical Lutheran Church: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25429

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 619 pages; Stout HC in original maroon cloth with title lettering at spine and seal with lettering on cover brightly in gilt. Binding sound and contents neat. Binding a little shaken in the spine. Gift inscription on front endpage has a blank rectangular adhesive label placed overtop. Trace fray to cloth at corners. Solid clean copy. VG- View more info