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Harriet and Her Scholars; A Sabbath School Story.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Sunday School Union, 146 Chestbut St: 1827

Seller ID: 14512

Condition: Good

12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 90 pages; By the American Sunday School Union, 146 Chestbut St. , Philadelphia. 1/4 leather over paper boards. This copy printed prior to the Sunday School Union's move to 148 Chestnut in 1853. Leather spine title lettered "Harriet & Scholars." Paper boards have their marbled paper covering largely missing. Frontis engraving missing, either not bound in or possible removed. Ront endpage neatly removed as well as a corner area of the front pastedown - very likely the product of an owner's wish to remove ownership marks. Binding remains sound but with some w... View more info

Biblia, Das ist: die Ganze Heilige Schrift Des Alten Und Neuen Testaments. [Elector Bible]

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Nurnberg, Johann Andrea Endterischen Handlung: 1782

Seller ID: 22579

Condition: Good+

Folio 13" - 23" tall; 1298 pages; Folio. The "Elector Bible" featuring full page woodcut engravings of the Prince-Electors of the Holy Roman Empire. [94] 1181, [23] pp. Augsburg Confession at rear. Bound in a mid 19th century 1/2 calf over pebbled brown cloth boards. Spine covering detached and laid in at front. Title page in red and black is bound in on a stub. Frontis of Luther missing along with two of the Elector portraits. Text printed in double columns inside a line border; profusely illustrated with pictorial vignettes from woodcuts, decorative head and tail pieces and ... View more info

Religion In America ; [mormonism] Or an Account of the Origin, Relation to the State, and Present Condition of the Evangelical Churches in the United States : with Notices of the Unevangelical Denominations

By: 1798-1863, Baird Robert

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Glasgow & Edinburgh, Blackie & Son Ltd.: 1844

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28214

Condition: Very Good

Maps (1 folding); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 736 pages; HC in original pebbled green cloth with decorative arabesque pattern to boards and border ruling in blind; titles brightly in gilt to spine. Contents snugly bound, many pages unopened at top and front edges. Large fold-out map of the then United States and Territories is crisp and neat with just mild foxing; no tears or mends. Single page map fronts the beginning of the primary text. Internal hinges tender and partially split in the endsheets. Boards slightly bumped at corners. Prior ownership bookplate of a Chateau Oberhofen and a small ... View more info

The Mourner Comforted. a Selection of Extracts, Consolatory on the Death of Friends. from the Writings of the Most Eminent Divines and Others.

By: Abercrombie, James, 1758-1841, ed

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Bradford and Inskeep: 1812

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23303

Condition: Good

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 506 pages; 1st edition in full period calf with maroon morocco title label to spine. Lacking front matter up to the title page. Title page and dedication 9pgs [i-iii], iv are attached to the front board with a length of white linen tape from the gutter of the title. Front board with these two leaves detached; rear joint remains sound. Leather chipped from spine ends and surfaces rubbed. Contents complete save for above metioned front endpages. Expected light to moderate toning to the page stock. Early American imprints 24578. Wanting some basic restoration. With faul... View more info

Klassischer Zeus; Ikonologische Probleme Der Darstellung Von Mythem Im 5. Jahrhundert V. Chr

By: Aebil, Daniel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Munchen, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat Du Munchen: 1971

Edition: Dissertationen (Dissertation)

Seller ID: Alibris.0001421

246 pages; Original printed wraps. Tight clean copy. Unused. No marks. As new. Uncommon. F View more info

Isaiah Translated and Explained (Two Volumes) ; An Abridgement of the Author's Critical Commentary on Isaiah

By: Alexander, Joseph Addison

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1851

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 38489

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 857 pages; 1851 copyright (but probably 1880's printing) Charles Scribner's Sons. 2 volumes Hardcover in original pebbled brown cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spines. Generally sound and decent but with front hinge of Vol I a little tender and with moderate silverfish patches to cloth spine of Vol II. Scattered pencil marginalia and underscoring here and there throughout. Sound reading / reference copy. G+ ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Eastertide Sermons

By: Alford, Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Alexander Strahan: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34125

Condition: Good+

12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 124 pages; HC in original navy blue cloth with titles brightly in gilt to spine. Mild chipping to cloth at spine ends. 28 page catalog of Strahan published titles appended at rear. Soundly bound and clean with light/moderate shelf wear to boards. Uncommon G+ to VG- View more info

A Child's Story of the Bible; Altemus' Young People's Library, No. 5

By: Altemus, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus Company: 1899

Edition: early printing

Seller ID: 24611

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket

B&W and color Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 279 pages; Early printing. HC/DJ is snug and solid in original pictorial dust jacket. Jacket corners and spine ends shelf rubbed. Small chips missing from top jacket spine end and top edges of jacket covers. Mild shelf soiling to cloth exteriors. Slight dampstaining evident to first 5 pages of text. Shadowing to front and rear endpaper. Gift inscription from prior owner to front endpaper. Illustrated with B/W and color artwork. VG-/VG View more info

Les Devoirs : Livre I

By: Ambroise, (Saint) & Maurice Testard

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Paris, Les Belles Lettres: 1984

Seller ID: 33653

ISBN: 2251013261

Condition: Very Good

Collection Des Universites de France Serie Latine; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 412 pages; HC in original glazed pictorial cloth. Tightly bound with fresh contents. Feels unread, but with ex-library indications limited to light attachments to endpages. Mild sunning at spine. Snug with clean text. Condition graded down to reflect prior institutional ownership indications but generally quite VG. G+ thus. Primary text in Latin together with French translation and notes. View more info

The Gospel According to Saint Mark = Evangile De Notre Seigneur Jesus-Christ Selon Saint Marc Army and Navy Edition [WWI]

By: American Bible Society

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Bible Society: 1918

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 32553

Condition: Very Good+

32mo 4" - 5" tall; 127 pages; Small, pocket sized edition produced for distribution among troops serving in WWI. Facing title pages in both English and French. Text pages in facing page French and English. Bound in flexible tan colored cloth over paper with titles in black; with publisher's saddle stapled binding. Solid neat copy. VG++ View more info

The Book of Psalms: Translated out of the Original Hebrew [WWI] Army & Navy Edition

By: American Bible Society.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, American Bible Society.: 1918

Seller ID: 37974

Condition: Good+

32mo 4" - 5" tall; 133 pages; Small pocket sized Psal Book printed for use by service members during WWI. Bound in tan flexible oil cloth with saddle stapled binding; Titles and "Army and Navy Edition" lettered in brown to cover. Publisher provided spaces for owner's name and service inside the front cover have been filled out by prior owner, Michael H. Pletcher, Infantry, from Centre County PA. Covers a little grubby with some light fraying to oilcloth at edges. Here and there some pencil marks in the text. Blank area of the last leaf torn away and some penciled ruminations o... View more info

Yale Studies in Religion, Nos. 1 - 7

By: Amos Berry Hulen; Czatt; W. Preston Warren; Howard B Jefferson; Henry Call Sprinkle; Schwab; Peckham

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Scottdale PA, Mennonite Press: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33531

Condition: Good

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 435 pages; 1933/1934. The first 7 issues of the "Yale Studies in Religion" bound together in 1 volume with original title lettered card stock covers bound in. Being principally papers based on dissertations submitted for Doctorate degrees at Yale (Dept of Religion). This ex-library copy collects the first 7 issues in one volume, bound in heavy library buckram cloth. By appearances the 7 individual works were at one time shelved independently and later bound together. Bound in cover for #1 is stressed in the gutter with some paper repairs to the first s... View more info

Two Sermons of the Resurrection; Cambridge Plain Texts

By: Andrewes, Lancelot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, England, Cambridge University Press: 1932

Seller ID: 24545

Condition: Very Good

16mo 6" - 7" tall; 56 pages; Slim paperback is snug and solid in title-lettered paper covers. Light sunning to spine. Light surface soiling to exteriors; mild shelf wear to edges and spine ends. Text clean and unmarked. VG View more info

Jesus in Contemporary Historical Research

By: Aulen, Gustaf and Ingalill H. Hjelm (Trans)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, S. P. C. K.: 1976

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 15869

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 167 pages; Bright tight and fresh in immaculate dust jacket. Appears unread. No marks. F/F Appears as new. View more info

The Emerging Perspective: Response and prospect

By: Bachmann, Ernest Theodore

Price: $13.95

Publisher: National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A: 1956

Seller ID: io000445

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

1956 National Council of Churches HC/DJ Tight bright and fresh. No marks. Bright, clean dust jacket with just light toning at edges. Prior owner book plate inside front cover. Else about as new; Churches and social welfare; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 303 pages; Tight bright and fresh. No marks. Bright, clean dust jacket with just light toning at edges. Prior owner book plate inside front cover. NF/VG+ View more info

Orsanmichele a Firenze

By: Bargellini, Piero

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Milano, Arti Grafiche Ricordi: 1969

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 15548

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Color tinted photogravure; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 183 pages; Oversize, folio HC/DJ. 1st edition. Limited edition # 156 of 1500 copies printed. Text in Italian. Profusely illustrated with finely printed photogravure plates, many full page and color tinted. Tight, bright and fresh. No marks. Sharp clean dust jacket has a shallow chip missing to the front corner of the cover panel. Mild dust spotting to the whites of the rear panel and a mild stress crease along the upper edge, rear panel. Limited edition, numbered 151 of 1500 copies. Handsome. NF/VG++ View more info

A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Book of Ecclesiastes International Critical Commentary, Vol 17

By: Barton, George Aaron

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1908

Seller ID: 38895

Condition: Good+

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; HC in original burgundy cloth with titles in gilt to spine. Soundly bound and decent, but ex-library copy with expected institutional indications and attachments. Mild sunning to cloth at spine. G+ View more info

Not Peace but a Sword; The Political Theology of the English Revolution (Expanded Edition)

By: Baskerville, Stephen

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Eugene, OR, Pickwick Publications: 2018

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 38427

ISBN: 1498291767

Condition: Very Good+

Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 414 pages; Larger format paperback in glossy, color illustrated covers. Bright, tight and fresh; feels and appears unread. Superficial shelf bump lower front corner. Just about as new. VG++ to NF. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

God Will Be All in All The Eschatology of Jurgen Moltmann

By: Bauckham, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, T&T Clark Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15861

Condition: Near Fine

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Inscribed by the translator to director of publishing at Augsburg/Fortress, Hal Rast. Trade paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright tight copy feels and appears unread. The only marks are those of the inscription penned by the translator to the front endpage. NF About as new; Signed by Translator View more info

Das Wahre Christenthum Eine Christliche Betrachtung Nach Den Lehren Der Heiligen Schrift

By: Beiler, David

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Lancaster, Johann Bar: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14773

Condition: Good+

12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 301 pages; Uncommon 1st edition of this well regarded American Amish theological work. Published posthumously by Johan Bar of Lancaster in 1888. Here bound with original sprinled calf boards but with detached boards held on with neatly applied black electrical tape. The boards themselves are sharp edged and clean. The text block is clean and neat with only mild general toning. No marks. A simple restoration/rebacking is all that is required to give this example a very nice appearance. Contents VG+ with nice original boards, needing rebacked. View more info