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Two Weeks with the Greys : a Story of American Home Life. Little Dot Series

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18885

Condition: Good+

Color lithograph and woodcuts; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 64 pages; Small format HC in royal blue cloth with ornate floral designs and borders stamped in black. Color lithograph plate mounted to the ower corner of the front board. Titles in relied in a gilt field to cover and in black to spine. Endpages split at front and back. Cloth lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners. Color litho frontis is handsome and bright; in text illustrations are small woodcuts and lithographs. G++ View more info

A Collection of Interesting Tracts, Explaining Several Important Points of Scripture Doctrine

By: Anon.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, D. Hitt and T. Ware, for the Methodist Connexion in the United States: 1814

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20958

Condition: Very Good+

16mo 6" - 7" tall; 359 pages; Period binding of full speckled calf with red morocco title label to spine tooled with gilt titling. Remarkably well preserved copy; snugly bound and clean, retaining all original endpages. Just mild shelf rub to leather at tips and edges and some superficial small spots of rub to the board surfaces. Prior ownership of a Joseph Hamilton top edge of the title page; otherwise unmarked and neat. Expected light general toning to the page stock. VG++ ... Early American Imprints: Series II, 32115. View more info

Bishop Charles Betts Galloway, A Prince of Preachers and a Christian Statesman

By: Candler, Warren A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., Cokesbury Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16045

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307 pages; Square sound copy with prior library ownership. Shadow of catalog label base of spine and ownership sticker to front pastedown. Text clean and unmarked. Lettering at spine dull. A slight darker damp line diagonally across the front board has no impact on the contents or any pages. Two vertical mottled bands on the rear board indicate proximity to a wet surface, which also has no effect on the book's contents. Solid reading/reference copy. Good only. 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

John Wesley Among The Scientists

By: Collier, Frank W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Abingdon Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20383

Condition: Very Good

Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 351 pages; Bound in bright blue cloth boards with titles in gilt to front cover and spine. Square, sound and clean; no marks. Page stock with mild, expected toning. Gilt lettering at spine a little dulled; mild shelf rub to cloth at spine ends. Prior ownership inscription in pencil to front endpage. VG View more info

The Works of John Wesley Volume 9: The Methodist Societies - History, Nature, and Design

By: Davies, Rupert E. & John Wesley

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Nashville, Abingdon Press: 1989

Seller ID: 35989

ISBN: 0687462142

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 624 pages; Tight, bright and fresh. An unread copy in crisp edged dust jacket. Jacket just slightly sunned at spine. Otherwise about as new. F/VG+ View more info

Homer Eaton: Born, Novenber 16, 1834, Died, February 9, 1913

By: Ezra Squire Tipple, Et. Al.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York ; Cincinnati, Methodist Book Concern: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13226

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 105 pages; 1913 Methodist Book Concern. HC. Frontis portrait. Original ribbed black cloth, boldly lettered in gilt to cover; spine unlettered, as issued. Mild shelf soiling to covers. Text bright and clean. Two small Theolgical School ownership stamps at endpages and a penned bequest note in the gutter of the title page. VG View more info

Centenary Cameos

By: Fitzgerald, O. P

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., Publishing House of the M. E. Church; Barbee & Smith, Agents: 1893

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 13140

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 177 pages; 1893 Publishing House of the M. E. Church; Barbee & Smith, Agents. Reprinting of a text first issued in 1885. Pebbled brown cloth with decorative bordering stamped in black and an "Epworth" titled medallion struck to cover in gilt. Title lettering to spine in gilt. Cloth lightly frayed at spine ends and a little rubbed at corners. Binding sound. Bookplate to front pastedown and light pencil ownership inscription to facing page. Sound copy. G++ View more info

Theological Discussion on Universalism and Endless Punishment; Between Rev. B. F. Foster and Rev. J. H. Lozier Held At Morrison's Opera Hall

By: Foster, B. F. and J. H. Lozier

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, B. F. Foster: 1867

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23197

Condition: Very Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages; Snugly bound hardcover in original green cloth boards with title lettering brightly in metallic copper to spine. Just very mild shelf rub to cloth at extremities. A small spot of rub through to the cloth along the top edge of the rear board. Name stamp of prior owner to the first white endpage. Text bright and fresh on clean supple paper stock. Original coated endpapers clean. Solid and neat; scarce. VG+ View more info

English Methodism; A Bibliographical View

By: Gage, Laurie E

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Essex, UK, Gage Postal Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23202

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages; Slim paperback in title-lettered covers. Snug, solid and neat. Mild soiling at top of rear cover adhacent to the spine, front cover. Uncommon. VG View more info

The High-Churchman Disarmed: a Defense of Our Methodist Fathers

By: Harrison, William Pope

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., Southern Methodist Publishing House: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14569

Condition: Very Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 510 pages; HC in publisher's original green cloth with title lettering in gilt to spine. Binding sound and contents neat. Prior ownership stamp to patterned endpage of Rev Bob Anding of Millsaps College. New orleans booseller stamp to title page. An 1889 ownership inscription to the half-title page. Cloth a little rubbed at tips with boards peeking through. Mild fray and light rub to cloth at spine ends. Solid copy; about VG View more info

The Life of Henry Biddleman Bascom, D. D. , Ll. D.

By: Henkle, Rev. M. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., For the Author By E. Stevenson and F. A. Owen: 1856

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 14568

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 408 pages; Original textured brown cloth with bordering and designs in blind to boards. Gilt title lettering to spine still bright. Cloth at spine sunned; chipping to cloth at spine ends. Front endpage removed; several prior ownership inscription to the pastedown and facing endpage. Moderate and occasionally heavy toning and spotting to page stock. Binding sound; contents unmarked. A sound decent copy of this, presumably the 2nd edition after an 1854 printing. G++ View more info

Peerless Praise : a Collection of Hymns and Music for the Sabbath School With a Complete Department of Elementary Instruction in the Theory and Practice of Vocal Music

By: J H Kurzenknabe

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, M. E. Book Room/ John J. Hood: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13615

Condition: Good+

Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 192 pages; 1882 John J. Hood, Philadelphia. HC in small oblong 8vo format. Decoratively title lettered boards indicate the M. E. Book Room and J. H. Black of Harrisburg in a panel along the bottom edge. Scarce Methodist song book for use in Sunday Schools and musical instruction. Decorative paper boards with publisher issued red cloth backstrip. Rear board has some chipping and loss to the paper over board at the spine edge. Binding remains sound though the front free endpage has been removed and the binding is somewhat shaken in the spine. Partial spl... View more info


By: Kelly, Charles H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Robert Culley: 1910

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35407

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Soundly bound in original green cloth with decorative borders and paneling in blind ro cover and spine with titles brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Cloth crimped with light shelf rubbing at spine ends' light shelf tapping and rubbing to corners. Some light scattered foxing and spotting in the text. VG- View more info

The People Of Persia

By: Kitto, John & D. P. Kidder (Revisions)

Price: $39.50

Publisher: New York, Lane & Scott: 1850

Seller ID: 30421

Condition: Good+

Woodcuts in text and frontis; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 178 pages; Smaller format HC in 1/4 leather and marble patterned paper covered boards. Title lettering and doubled horizontal rules in gilt to spine. Soundly bound with clean unmarked text. Prior ownership of a Methodist Sunday School Library with bookplate to front pastedown and some juvenile pencil doodles and drawings to blank endpages. Trace remnant of a label to the base of the spine. Publisher ads at rear. Small woodcut illustrations in text along with a frontis. Binding is unusual in that the marbled paper over the boards appears... View more info

Jubilaumsbuch Der St. Louis Deutschen Konferenz, Herausgegeben Nach Ihrer Anordnung Zur Feier Ihres Funfundzwanzigjahrigen Bestandes

By: Magaret, E. C. , Friedrich Munz and Geo. B. Addicks

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Jennings And Graham: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24726

Condition: Very Good-

B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 429 pages; [No date given] Circa 1906. Jennings and Graham. HC in original blue cloth with titles in gilt. 1st edition. Square and sound. Text in German. Profusely illustrated with photographic images of Methodist Episcopal churches in Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri as well as portraits of church leaders and ministers. Deaccessioned from PA German and Folklife special collections at Franklin and Marshall College library, PA. Call label spine and card pocket rear. Text bright and unmarked. Solid copy VG- View more info

Directory, Imlaystown Methodist Episcopal Church; August, 1914

By: May, Rev. Burton J. K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Imlaystown, NJ, Imlaystown Methodist Episcopal Church: 1914

Seller ID: 22823

Condition: Very Good

Photographs; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 28 pages; Small paperback in neat, title lettered card stock covers. Bright clean copy. Includes an "Historical Profile of the Churches Forming Imlaystown Charge" as well as directory of memebers. Profiles of leaders and some local period business ads. VG+ View more info

The Evolution of Episcopacy and Organic Methodism

By: Neely, Thomas B

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Phillips & Hunt: 1888

Seller ID: 24238

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages; HC in original blind stamped maroon cloth with gilt titled spine. Inscribed by the author and dated 1888 on front free endpage. Deaccessioned from special collections of The PA Folklife Society at F&M College in Lancaster, PA. Call label spine; bookplate front pastedown and card pocket rear. Binding sound; contents clean. Light shelf rubbing to edges and mild bump to corners. Solid and neat; signed. Ex-lib View more info

An Extract from the Journal of Mr. John Nelson, Preacher of the Gospel

By: Nelson, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Baltimore, J. Kingston: 1810

Seller ID: 20959

Condition: Good

16mo 6" - 7" tall; 214 pages; Period binding of full calf over boards; red morocco title label to spine. Prior ownership of Jacob Bucher, dated 1820, in manuscript to the front flyleaf and twice signed on the rear pastedown. This is possibly ownership of John Jacob Bucher of Harrisburg/Hummelstown, twice a member of the PA State legislature. Leather rubbed and worn at edges. Front board slightly concave. Tea toned damp stain to the top half of the text in the first 40-50 pages. A strip of canvas tape bridges the gutters of the front flyleaf and following blank endpage. Lower corner of... View more info

Our Fathers Built; A Century of Minnesota Methodism

By: Pace, Charles Nelson and Ralph Spaulding Cushman (Eds. )

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Minnesota, Historical Society of the Minnesota Methodist Conference: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23198

Condition: Good+

B&W Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 254 pages; Hardcover in original red cloth boards. Gilt title lettering dulled and fading at spine but bright to cover. Corners lightly bumped and spine ends slightly worn. A few penciled notes to the front endpapers and here and there a check mark or asterisk of emphasis in the margin of the text. Light soiling to rear cover. Previous owner's name stamped inside front endpapers. Illustrated with B/W photographs. G++ View more info