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A VINDICATION OF THE CLERGY, From the Contempt imposed upon them by the Author of The Grounds and Occasions of the Contempt of the Clergy and Religion. With Some Short Reflections upon His Further Observations

By: (Anonymous)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London: Printed by Andr. Clark, for Hen. Brome, at the Gun at the West-end of S. Pauls, 1672.: 1672.

Seller ID: 28762


London: Printed by Andr. Clark, for Hen. Brome, at the Gun at the West-end of S. Pauls, 1672.. 1672.. Fair. - 12mo, 5-7/8 inches high by 3-1/2 inches wide. Bound in early light brown calf. The rubbed covers are detached and the leather is rubbed away from the spine. The edges of the covers are worn and there is a piece chipped from the head of the spine. 135 pages. Ex-library, withdrawn by the Newton Theological Institute with their blind stamp embossed at the front edge... View more info

RESULT OF AN ECCLESIASTICAL COUNCIL, HELD AT SANDWICH, MAY 20, 1817

By: (Armstrong, Samuel T.)

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Boston: Published by Samuel T. Armstrong, 1817.: 1817.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 26894


Boston: Published by Samuel T. Armstrong, 1817.. 1817.. Good. - sc - Octavo, contemporary homemade tan paper stitched wraps. The edges of the covers are chipped and creased with the first word of the title penned in an early hand at the top of the front cover. 7 pages, illustrated with the publisher's wood engraved pictorial advertisement. A previous early owner's name is penned inside the front cover. The pages are creased with some dampstaining and a couple of ink mark... View more info

A TRUE COPY OF A LETTER LATELY WRITTEN BY MR. DOWLEY TO DR. WELLS, and Now Published by Dr. Wells, Together with the Doctor's Answer

By: (Dowley, Peter; and Wells, Edward)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oxford: Printed at the Theater for Jo. Stephens, 1706.: 1706.

Seller ID: 31363


Oxford: Printed at the Theater for Jo. Stephens, 1706.. 1706.. Very good. - Small octavo, 6-1/4 inches high by 4 inches wide. Softcover, unbound self-wraps removed from a larger collection of pamphlets at some time in the distant past with some remnants of leather still adhering to the spine. 54 pages. There is some very minor occasional foxing and slight darkening. Very good. First edition.Peter Dowley was "a dissenting teacher of the Presbytarian or independe... View more info

ERASMUS EN ZIJN TIJD. / Tentoonstelling Ingericht ter herdenking van de geboorte, 500 jaar geleden, van Erasmus te Rotterdam in de nacht van 27 op 28 oktober. / Museum Boynmans-van Beuningen Rotterdam / 3 oktober - 23 november 1969. (2 volumes)

By: (Erasmus, Desiderius)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, Netherlands: Museum Boynmans-van Beuningen, 1969.: 1969.

Seller ID: 21339


Rotterdam, Netherlands: Museum Boynmans-van Beuningen, 1969.. 1969.. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 9-1/4 inches high by 7 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers in printed glassine dust wrappers. The bindings are slightly bumped. There is some light creasing to the spine of Vol. 1 and there is a light crease to the rear cover of Vol. 2. The extremities of the dust jackets are a bit darkened & the heads & tails of their spines are lightly chippe... View more info

LETTERS OF PAUL AND AMICUS: Originally Published by The Christian Repository; A Weekly Paper, Printed at Wilmington, Delaware. [By Benjamin Ferris]. [Bound with]: TRUTH ADVOCATED: IN LETTERS ADDRESSED TO THE PRESBYTERIANS. By Vindex [a pseudonyn of William Gibbons]. [2 books bound in one volume).

By: (Ferris, Benjamin; and Gibbons, William).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & Wilmington: Published and Sold by Robert Porter, Wilmington; and Joseph Bakestraw, Philadelphia, 1823 / Phila: 1822.

Seller ID: 33727


Philadelphia & Wilmington: Published and Sold by Robert Porter, Wilmington; and Joseph Bakestraw, Philadelphia, 1823 / Philadelphia: Printed by Joseph Bakestraw, 1822., 1822.. Fair. - Octavo, 8-7/8 inches high by 5-1/2 inches wide. Leather-bound hardcover. Bound in early brown calf. The rubbed & scuffed covers are detached. The head and tail of the spine are chipped. 512 pages; and 158 pages plus an errata leaf. The pages are toned with foxing to the endpapers and to t... View more info

RESULT OF A MUTUAL ECCLESIASTICAL COUNCIL, Convened at Worcester, Nov. 14, 1820, To Consider the Expediency of Granting the Request of THE REV. CHARLES A. GOODRICH to Be Dismissed from the Pastoral Care of The First Church and Parish in Worcester. To which are prefixed THE DOCUMENTS upon Which Said Result Was Founded

By: (Goodrich, Charles A., The Rev.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Worcester, MA: Printed by Manning and Trumbull, Dec. 1820.: Dec. 1820.

Seller ID: 17410


Worcester, MA: Printed by Manning and Trumbull, Dec. 1820.. Dec. 1820.. Good. - Octavo, self wraps, removed. The title & rear wrap are soiled & lightly spotted with creasing along the spine & with the bottom corner of the title creased. There is a stain to the top edge of the title. 10 pages. There is scattered soiling & foxing. Good. View more info

THE LIFE OF HUGH LATIMER, BISHOP OF WORCESTER.

By: (Latimer, Hugh). Gilpin, William.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London: Printed by Charles Rivington, 1755.: 1755.

Seller ID: 33750


London: Printed by Charles Rivington, 1755.. 1755.. Fair. - Octavo, disbound, removed from a larger bound volume at some time in the past. Lacking covers, with remnants of the spine. [ii], 197 & [7] untrimmed pages with wide margins. The title page & the first leaf of the text are detached. The last leaf is detached with its edges darkened, creased & torn. There are small creases & tears to the front edges of other pages with occasional very light foxing. Good working c... View more info

EDMUNDI CASTELLI LEXICON SYRIACUM ex eivs Lexico Heptaglotto seorsim typis describi curavit atque sua adnotata adiecit Joannes David Michaelis. (2 parts in one volume)

By: (Michaelis, Joannes David). Castelli, Edmund

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Goettingae: Sumtibus Jo. Christ. Dieterich, 1788.: 1788.

Seller ID: 31073


Goettingae: Sumtibus Jo. Christ. Dieterich, 1788.. 1788.. Good. - Small quarto, 8-5/8 inches high by 7-1/8 inches wide. Bound in early full brown tree calf with a gilt titled leather label and gilt rules on the spine. The leather is split along the top of the front joint and the front cover is therefore fragile. The covers are rubbed and scuffed with some wear to the corners. The gilt is fading from the spine and a numbered paper label is mounted at the tail. [2] leaves,... View more info

JOURNAL OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE BISHOPS, CLERGY, AND LAITY, OF THE PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, IN CONVENTION, HELD IN THE CITY OF BALTIMORE, FROM TUESDAY, MAY 17, TO THURSDAY, MAY 26, A.D. 1808

By: (Protestant Episcopal Church Convention)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New-York: Printed by T. & F. Swords, 1808.: 1808.

Seller ID: 22553


New-York: Printed by T. & F. Swords, 1808.. 1808.. Good. - Octavo, printed stitched self-wraps titled in black on the front cover. The front cover is stained and darkened and the booklet is disbound with several signatures loose. 35 pages. Good. First edition. A "List of the Clergy..." of the Episcopal Church in America is printed at the end of the pamphlet. First Edition. View more info

SERVING GOD WITH THE MIND. A Discourse Commemorative of Rev. Roswell Shurtleff, D. D. Late Professor Emeritus of Moral Philosophy and Political Economy in Dartmouth College.

By: (Shurtleff, Roswell). Long, Clement.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Concord, NH: Printed by McFarland & Jenks, 1861.: 1861.

Seller ID: 33779


Concord, NH: Printed by McFarland & Jenks, 1861.. 1861.. Good. - Octavo, unbound, removed at some time in the past from a larger bound volume of pamphlets. 48 pages sewn with white cord. There is some foxing & light staining to the last page with occasional minor foxing to some other pages. The top page corners are lightly bumped. Good. View more info

SUPERIOR SKILL AND WISDOM NECESSARY FOR WINNING SOULS, WHICH IS THE GRAND DESIGN OF THE MINISTERIAL OFFICE, Illustrated in a Sermon Preached at the Ordination of the Reverend Mr. John Sparhawk, To the Pastoral Office over a Church of Christ in Salem; on the eighth day of December, 1736. By Nathanael Appleton, M.A. Pastor of the Church of Christ in Cambridge. Together with the Charge given by the Reverend Mr. Holyoke : And the Right Hand of Fellowship, by the Reverend Mr. Prescott.

By: (Sparhawk, John). Appleton, Nathanael (Nathaniel).

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Boston: Printed and Sold by Kneeland and Green, in Queenstreet, 1737.: 1737.

Seller ID: 33938


Boston: Printed and Sold by Kneeland and Green, in Queenstreet, 1737.. 1737.. Fair. - Octavo. 7-1/4 inches high by 4-3/4 inches wide. Softcover, bound in stitched self-wrappers. A piece is torn from the top corner of the front cover, without loss to the title, with a small strip torn from the bottom edge of that cover. The covers are darkened & stained with creases to the edges and stab marks through the left edge. [2] & 51 deckle-edged pages and [1 blank], with formal w... View more info

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AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY LYMAN ABBOTT, CONGREGATIONALIST THEOLOGIAN AND EDITOR OF THE OUTLOOK WEEKLY.

By: Abbott, Lyman. (1835-1922). American Congregationalist theologian, editor and author.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA: April 29, 1901.: 1901.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36567


- Letter penned in black ink & filling 1-3/4 sides of an 8-3/4 inch high by 5 inch wide cream-colored sheet of University of Virginia letterhead. Signed "Lyman Abbott". There is some offsetting to the letter. The right edge of the letterhead is wrinkled, probably from humidity, with a paper-clip mark to the top edge. There is a small stain in the left margin. Good. Abbott, as editor of The Outlook, writes that he doubts whether the literary material a corresponde... View more info

NOTES ON THE PARABLES OF THE NEW TESTAMENT. By Hosea Ballou, Pastor of the Universalist Church and Society in Portsmouth, N.H. Second Edition, Scripturally Illustrated and Argumentatively Defended by the Author

By: Ballou, Hosea

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Portsmouth, NH: Printed at the Gazette Office, 1812.: 1812.

Seller ID: 17058


Portsmouth, NH: Printed at the Gazette Office, 1812.. 1812.. Good. - Octavo, full brown calf with a gilt-lettered black leather label on the spine.The binding is bumped & heavily rubbed. The head of the spine is torn & the label is rubbed & chipped with the titling faded. The book is somewhat bowed. viii & pages [9]-278 plus 2-page bookseller's catalog. The rear hinge is cracked & the front hinge is starting. The front endpaper & 1 signature are partially detached & the... View more info

A SERMON, DELIVERED BEFORE THE CONVENTION OF THE CLERGY OF MASSACHUSETTS, IN BOSTON, MAY 26, 1796

By: Belknap, Jeremy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston: Printed by Samuel Hall, 1796.: 1796.

Seller ID: 28995


Boston: Printed by Samuel Hall, 1796.. 1796.. Good. - Octavo, 7-3/4 inches high by 4-3/4 inches wide. Softcover, unbound self- wraps, removed from a larger collection of pamphlets in the distant past with the remnants of leather along the spine. 29 pages. Lacking the half- title. The title page is detached and the top and bottom corners of the title page are chipped with small pieces out. The pages are slightly darkened with occasional scattered foxing and minor faint st... View more info

BEACON SEARCH-LIGHTS ON PIONEERS AND MILLIONAIRES

By: Brady, James Boyd

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston: The Cushman Press, January 1905.: January 1905.

Seller ID: 889


Boston: The Cushman Press, January 1905.. January 1905.. Good. - 8vo, yellow cloth (bumped & heavily soiled; spine rubbed & faded) titled in gilt. xxxiii, 313 & [4] pp. (scattered soiling). Good. First edition.Tipped in printed presentation leaf dedicating this copy to D. O. Mills of New York City with a Mills Hotel Library stamp on the front pastedown and a small label on the spine.In the course of seeking to raise $250,000 for the rescue of the New England Con... View more info

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AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY GEORGE BURGESS, EPISCOPAL BISHOP OF MAINE.

By: Burgess, George. (1809-1866). The first Episcopal bishop of Maine and rector of the church in Gardiner, Maine.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gardiner, ME: April 5, 1860.: 1860.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34556


Gardiner, ME: April 5, 1860.. 1860.. Very good. - Two paragraphs penned in black ink & filling one side of a sheet of cream paper, approximately 8 inches high by 5 inches wide. Signed "Affectionately yours, / George Burgess". There is some very light creasing to the paper. There is a small piece out of the top left corner with surface tears & glue marks to all 4 corners of the verso where the letter has been removed from an album. Folded twice for mailing. Very g... View more info

THE POOR MAN'S HELP AND YOUNG MAN'S GUIDE. Containing, / I. Doctrinal Instructions for the Right Informing of their Judgements. II. Practical Directions for the General Course of their Lives. III. Particular Advice for the well-managing of every Day

By: Burkitt, William, M.A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albany, NY: Printed by Charles R. and George Webster, 1804.: 1804.

Seller ID: 15736


Albany, NY: Printed by Charles R. and George Webster, 1804.. 1804.. Good. - Small octavo, full brown calf with a gilt-lettered leather label on the spine. The binding is rubbed, bumped & scuffed. The covers are warped & there is a tear to the tail of the spine. vi & 204 pages. The page edges are darkened, there is scattered foxing & soiling & there is a piece out of the front edge of page 193 without loss of text. Good only. Thirty- second edition. Burkitt's preface i... View more info

LE CHRISTANISME LIBERAL / W.-E. Channing / Precede d'une Introduction par Mr. Edouard Laboulaye

By: Channing, William Ellery. (1780-1842)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris: Charpentier, Libraire-Editeur, 1866.: 1866.

Seller ID: 15947


Paris: Charpentier, Libraire-Editeur, 1866.. 1866.. Good. - Small octavo, red leather titled in gilt with decorations in gilt on the spine. The Initials C. C. are stamped in gilt on the front cover. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed. The joints & the tail of the spine are rubbed & the head of the spine is chipped. xxvii & 344 pages. There is scattered foxing & light staining with heavier staining to the Preface. Good. First edition in French.Dr. William Ellery... View more info

I BELIEVE IN GOD: A Meditation on The Apostles' Creed. Edited by Agnes du Sarment. Translated by Helen Weaver. Introduction by Henri de Lubac, S.J

By: Claudel, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1963).: (1963).

Seller ID: 7693


New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1963).. (1963).. Good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. There is light spotting & dampstaining to the binding with small white stains to the rear cover & the tail of the spine. The dust jacket is foxed & soiled with its spine & extremities darkened & the head & tail of the spine chipped. xxi, [iv] & 318 pages. Good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

ADAM TO DANIEL: An Illustrated Guide to the Old Testament and Its Background. Edited by Gaalyahu Cornfeld, Assisted by Bible Scholars, Historians and Archaeologists in Israel

By: Cornfeld, Gaalyahu; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961.: 1961.

Seller ID: 12446


New York: The Macmillan Company, 1961.. 1961.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide, black cloth. The covers are lightly bumped & rubbed with 2 small white stains to the front cover. The head & tail of the spine are chipped. [ix], 558 & [1] pages plus colophon. The front endpaper is lightly soiled. Numerous illustrations in color and black & white. Very good. First edition. First Edition. View more info