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A Price Guide to Scarce and Rare Books and Pamphlets on Mormonism and Mormon History

By Orrin Schwab

Providence, UT: Orrin Schwab Books, 1997. Third edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 8 1/3" tall, 179 pages, stiff blue wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and slight exterior soiling, binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

[Isaac] Asimov's  Guide to the Bible: (two volumes in one) The Old and New Testaments
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[Isaac] Asimov's Guide to the Bible: (two volumes in one) The Old and New Testaments

By Isaac Asimov; Rafael Palacios (maps)

Avenel, N.J: Wings Books, 1981. Reprint. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Very good/near fine. Originally published in two volumes by Doubleday 1968-1969. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 1295 pages, yellow quarter cloth. A very good, clean, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, BUT printed on inexpensive paper that is now moderately yellowed. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket,

$16.50

Ten Lives of the Buddha: Siamese Temple Paintings and Jataka Tales
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Ten Lives of the Buddha: Siamese Temple Paintings and Jataka Tales

By Elizabeth Wray, Clare Rosenfield, Dorothy Baily, and Joe D. Wray

New York, New York: Weatherhill, 1996. Revised Edition. Stiff Printed Wraps. Very good +. Quarto, 10 1/8" tall, 154 pages, A very good +, clean, neat soft cover edition over all with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white.

$9.50

The Feast of Easter [Bible quotes and color chromolithographic illustration]

By [Marcus Ward & Co.]

London / New York: Marcus Ward & Co., circa 1890. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Very good. 12mo, 7" tall, unpaginated (approx. 32 pages), decorative endpapers, silvered fore-edges, with chromolithographic illustration throughout, silver titles on padded white fabric over boards. A very good, clean neat hard cover over all with slight foxing at some edges, binding cracked but secure, interior bright, paper lightly yellowed.

$12.50

A Summary of Biblical Antiquities; compiled for the use of Sunday-school teachers and for the benefit of families. In two volumes [two volumes bound as one--complete]

By John W. Nevin

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania : American Sunday-School Union, 1829. First edition thus. Quarter-leather--marbled boards. Good. 24mo, 6" tall, 288 + 252 pages, with intertextual woodcut plates in the first volume, none in the second. A good copy overall, exterior covers generally shelf worn, fore-corners worn through to boards, leather rubbed at hinges, paper generally clean with light to moderate yellowing but lightly stained by scattered foxing throughout; .

$19.00

Anecdotes for The Family and Social Circle

By [American Tract Society]

New York, New York: American Tract Society, c. 1850. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Very good -. Sextodecimo, 6 1/4" tall, 408 pages, brown blind stanped cloth, gilt spine titles and decoration. A very good minus original hard cover over all, cloth color faded, previous owner's name on flyleaf; interior clean, binding solid, scattered light foxing throughout.

$19.00

A Memoir of Rev. Henry Martyn, B.D., late fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge, and chaplain to the Honorable East India Company [Christian Library number 8]

By Rev. John Sargent

New York, New York: American Tract Society, c. 1836. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Good. 24mo, 6" tall, frontispiece (Martyn) + 442 pages + 1 plate, gilt titles and decoration on leather. A good copy overall, interior cover shelf worn and rubbed, ; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed but with foxing throughout and several pages damaged and torn but still readable.

$16.50

The Economy of Human Life; translated from An Indian Manuscript, written by an Ancient Bramin; to which is prefixed an account of the manner in which said manuscript was discovered in a letter from an English gentleman residing in China, to the Earl of ****

By 'An ancient Bramin' [Robert Dodsley]

Providence, R.I.: J. Hutchens, 1830. Early Printing. Quarter-cloth--marbled boards. Good +. 48mo (3 1/2" tall), 200 pages, gilt spine titles on black quarter-leathe rover marbled boards. A good + sturdy hardcover, covers worn, darkened, with fore-corner tips through to boards; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed, with light foxing throughout, rear endpaper missing.

$60.00

Fabeln, Schriften [Fables and Epigrams?]
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Fabeln, Schriften [Fables and Epigrams?]

By Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

munchen [Münich], Germany: Gondrom, 1996. First edition thus. Decorative Boards. Very good/Without dust jacket. German text. Octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 486 pages, decrative red boards. A very good, clean neat sturdy hard cover over all with minor shelf wear, binding soid, but paper ligfhtly yelowed. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Father McGuire: Baltimore Catechism No. 2; New Revised Edition

By Rt. Rev. Msgr. Michael A McGuire

New York, New York: Benziger Brothers, 1962. Fifth edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Originally appeared in 1941. Octavo, 8" tall, 224 pages + v supplement; green stiff wraps. A very good, generally clean and neat original soft cover over all, with moderate shelf wear, color fading to the cover margins, slight exterior soiling, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed.

$16.50

The Original and Present State of Man, Briefly Considered . . . by the People Called Quakers. [Religious Society of Friends]

By Joseph Phipps; Samuel Newton

Trenton, New Jersey: New York Meeting for Sufferings, 1844. Early Reprint. Decorative Leather. Fair. Originally published by Isaac Collins, 1793. Octavo, 7 7/8" tall, 144 pages, leather. A fair copy overall, front cover missing,endpaper loose, internal binding solid, interior good, paper clean but foxed especially from the front fore-edge. A useful original reference copy.

$16.50

Sanctifying Life, Time and Space: an introduction to Liturgical Study

By Marion J. Hatchett

New York, New York: Seabury Press, 1976. Second printing. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, x + 215 pages, blue boards. A very good, generally clean, hardcover edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white, but foxing to the fore-edges and a previous owner's name pennedon the fron endpaper. In a very good, moderately worndust jacket with original price present.

$9.50

Feminist and Womanist Essays in Reformed Dogmatics (ColumbiaTheological Seminary Series in Reformed Theology)

By Amy Plantinga Pauw, Serene Jones (editors); Lynn Japinga, Dawn DeVries, Kristine A. Culp, Katie Geneva Cannon, Martha Schull Gillis, Kalbryn A McLean, et al

Louisville, Kentucky: Westminster / John Knox Press, 2006. First printing. Hardcover. Very good/near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xvi + 280 pages, black boards. A very good, otherwise clean, hard cover with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white, would be 'near fine' BUT with pencil and pen underlingings and annotation throughout. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket.

$9.50

Guesses at Truth by Two Brothers.

By Two Brothers [ Charles Julius Hare and Augustus William Hare]

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1871. New Edition (early reprint). Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. An ex-library copy with markings on the spine and endpapers16mo, 6 1/2" tall, liv + 576 pages, gilt titles, green cloth. A very good minus, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed.

$12.50

The Message of the Stars: an esoteric exposition of Natal and Medical Astrology explaining the arts of rading the horoscope and diagnosing disease.

By Max Heindel and Augusta Foss Heindel

Mount EcclesiaOceanside, CA: Rosicrucian Fellowship--, 1972. Fourteenth edition, 18th printing. Decorative Cloth. Very good/Without Dustjacket. Octavo, 7 7/8" tall, 723 pages + ads, decorative green cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover over all with minor shelf wear and rubbing, binding tight, paper white, with a previous owner's name on the front endpaper.

$16.50

Light on the Ocean

By Rev. S. W. Hanks [Stedman Wright Hanks]

Boston, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Sabbath School Society, 1862. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Duodecimo, 6 1/4" tall, 204 pages, gilt spine titles, embossed brown cloth. Exterior cloth rubbed at all corners, especially at the spine with fraying at the top edge, hinges cracked but secure, internal binding shaken, front free endpaper missing fronticepiece loose but present, paper moderately yellowed with moderate foxing throughout. According to an internet site, Stedman Wright Hanks (1811-1889) was a longtime resident of Lowell, and Cambridge Massachusetts, as well as an artist, author, inventor, seaman, pastor, lawyer, judge, father, husband, and generally a good guy.

$25.00

Consideration: or The Golden Rule [I Am Pledged, Hannah F. Perry] [

By [Hannah F. Perry]; [Christopher C. Dean]

Boston, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Sabbath School Society, 1846. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Duodecimo, 6 3/4" tall, 126 pages, gilt titles, embossed brown cloth. Exterior cloth chipped at all corners, especially at the spine, interior clean, hinges and binding solid with foxing to the margins;

$19.00

Saint Joseph Daily Missal: the official prayers of the Catholic Church for the celebration of the Daily Mass (Completely revised edition including New Mass Rubrics and New Holy Week Liturgy)

By Rev. Hugo H. Hoever (editor); Rev. Richard Kugelman (introduction)

New York, New York: Catholic Book Publishing, 1963. New Edition (1963). Decorative Leather. Very good. Duodecimo, 6 1/2" tall, 1312 pages, decorative ednpapers, decorative leather covers. A very good, clean, sturdy and moderately worn copy with numerous prayer cards laid in, corners hand-rubbed, hinges and binding solid, paper white with a few excepted showing minor yellowing, gilt fore-edges mottled from use.

$19.00

The New Testament in Modern Speech: an idiomatic translation into every day English from the text of the resultant Greek Testament

By Richard Francis Weymouth; James Alexander Robertson

Boston, Massachusetts: Pilgrim Press, 1946. Fifth edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Without Dustjacket. 24mo, 5 3/4" tall, xxii + 712 pages, blue cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper moderately yellowed with a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$8.50

The Night of Toil, or a Familiar Account of the Labors of the First Missionaries in the South Sea Islands

By Favell Lee (F. L. Bevan) Mortimer

New York, New York: American Tract Society, c. 1850. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Sextodecimo, 6 1/4" tall, 236 pages, brown blindstanped cloth, gilt spine titles and decoration. A good, hard cover over all, cloth back strip missing four corners tips worn to boards, previous owner's name on endpapers; interior clean, binding solid, scattered light foxing throughout.

$19.00

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