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The Student's Prayer Book: A New Interlineary Translation of the Daily, Sabbath and Festival Prayers, with the Blessings, Prayers for Children, etc; to which is prefixed A Compendium of the Hebrew Accidence, designed to serve as an introduction to the study of the sacred language

By A. P. Mendes

London, England: P. Vallentine, 1874. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xi + 419 pages, embossed brown cloth. A good only original copy, very worn, cover cloth faded and foxed, spine cloth loose at front (rear) hinge and chipped top and bottom, hinges cracked, endpapers and fore-edges moderately foxed; internal binding shaken but secure with several signatured slightly pulled, text paper moderately yellowed (not fragile) throughout. This an uncommon item from this Rhode Island scholar and is priced with consideration for the need for binding restoration.

$45.00

Does "Everlasting Punishment" Last Forever

By Edward A. Lawrence of Marblehead

Boston, Massachusetts: Beacon Press, 1880. Second edition. Hardcover--paper over boards. Good. An ex-library copy of this pamphlet with marking to the cover and title page, which had been re-bound with the original pamphlet covers. Octavo, 10" tall, 34 pages, stiff wraps enclosed in added boards. A good, clean, hard cover over all, with moderate shelf wear, but a 1 1/2" inch top fore corner and exterior soiling; internal condition is very good with hinges and binding tight, paper clean and lightly yellowed, with foxing and a previous owner's name on the front wraps.

$9.50

The Agreement between Union Seminary and the General Assembly (a chapter supplementary to "Fifty Years of the Union Theological Seminary in the City of New york)

By George L. Prentiss

New York, New York: Anson D. F. Randolph & Company, 1891. Second edition. Hardcover--paper over boards. Good. An ex-library copy of this pamphlet with marking to the cover and title page, which had been re-bound with the original pamphlet covers. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 144 pages, stiff wraps enclosed in added boards. A good, clean, copy over all, with moderate shelf wear, BUT added library covers loose, and exterior soiling, original wraps torn; internal condition is very good with and binding solid, paper clean and lightly yellowed, with light foxing.

$19.00

Sacred Poetry: consisting of Psalms and Hymns, adapted to Christian Devotion, in publick and private. Selected from the best authors. By Jeremy Belknap, D. D. (a new edition, with additional hymns)

By Jeremy Belknap, Editor

Boston, Massachusetts: Thomas Wells, 1817. Early Printing. Decorative Leather. Very Good -. 6 1/4" tall, 231 + viii (index) + 276 including additional index pages, gilt fore-edges; gilt titles and decorations on black leather. A very good minus over all, generally sturdy neat and square original hard cover edition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, hinges and binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed with some scattered foxing (primarily at the endpapers) with a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper, fore-edge gilt wearing thin.

$65.00

The Truth of the Christian Religion. In Six Books, by Hugo Grotius, corrected and illustrated with notes, by Mr. Le Clec. To which is added, A Seventh Bookk, concerning this question, What Christian Church we ought Join Ourselves To?

By Hugo Grotius; Mr. Le Clerc.

Edinburgh, Scotland: Thomas Turnbull, 1819. Fifteenth edition. Decorative Cloth. Good +. Originally published in 1707. 12mo, 7 1/8" tall, xxiv + 304 pages, gilt tooled leather with four banded spine and black leather title label. A good and generallt clean, hardcover with significant shelf wear and rubbing to the corners, front hinges cracked, fore-corner tips through to boards, internal binding solid and neat, pages generally clean and various signatures (depending on paper used) light to moderately yellowed with some scattered foxing primarily to the to the fore-edges and margins with moderate foxing to the first and last pages.

$65.00

Under the Banner of Heaven: a story of violent faith
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Under the Banner of Heaven: a story of violent faith

By Jon Krakauer

New York, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 372 pages, gray and beige borards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear--slight soiling to the bottom fore-edge; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with the original price.

$8.50

The Witches: Salem, 1692
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The Witches: Salem, 1692

By Stacy Schiff

New York, New York: Little, Brown & Co., 2015. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xiv + 498 pages, illustrated endpapers, brown boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a fine lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$9.50

The Ladies' Repository: a monthly periodical devoted to literature and religion; January - June (including February, March, April, May) and July - December (including August, September, October, November); 1870; Volumes XXX (30) and XXX (30), ( New Series, Volumes III and IV); two volumes bound in one--12 individual issues

By Rev. I. W. Wiley (editor);

Cincinnati, Ohio: Hitchcock and Walden, 1870. First edition thus. Decorative Leather. Good +. 12 issues bound in one volume without covers or advertisements. Quarto, 11" tall, vol. 1: 476 pages and vol. 2: 476 pages with intertextual illustration, plus 19 steel plate engravings (1 missing); brown 3/4 leather over brown cloth. This is a good plus volume over all, hinges broken with front fover and spine loose, internal binding solid, exterior corners rubbed, spine leather rubbed at hinges and coming loose at front hinge, and a hole (like small calibur bullet) in the front cover upper corner that is not evident in the interior; interior very good, clean, occassional minor foxing, paper lightly yellowed, internal binding solid and a previousowner's inscription on the front endpaper. This is the regular publisher edition. It was common for publishers to print such Very good -volumes from the original periodical plates before melting them down to make new plates. The Ladies' Repository was a monthly periodical issued by the Methodist Epicopal Church and published original and reprints of literature, poetry, biography and criticism and moral advice.

$50.00

The Ladies' Repository: a monthly periodical devoted to literature and religion; January - June (including February, March, April, May) and July - December (including August, September, October, November); 1869; Volumes XXIX (29) and XXXI (31), ( New Series, Volumes III and IV); two volumes bound in one--12 individual issues

By Rev. I. W. Wiley (editor);

Cincinnati, Ohio: Hitchcock and Walden, 1869. First edition thus. Decorative Leather. Very good. 12 issues bound in one volume without covers or advertisements. Quarto, 11" tall, vol. 1: 476 pages and vol. 2: 476 pages with intertetual illustration, plus 20 steel plate engravings; black 3/4 leather over blue cloth. This is a very good volume over all, hinges and binding solid, exterior corners rubbed and bumped, leather bright but cloth lightly soiled and a hole (small calibur bullet) in the front cover upper corner that is not evident in the interior; interior very good, clean, occassional minor foxing, paper lightly yellowed, internal binding solid. This is the regular publisher edition. It was common for publishers to print such volumes from the original periodical plates before melting them down to make new plates. The Ladies' Repository was a monthly periodical issued by the Methodist Epicopal Church and published original and reprints of literature, poetry, biography and criticism and moral advice.

$65.00

Encyclical Letter of Pope Pius XI on Christian Marriage (Official Vatican Text)

By Pope Pius XI [Ambrogio Damiano Achille Ratti]

Boston, Massachusetts: St. Paul Editions (Daughters of St. Paul), c. 1970. Later printing. Original Wraps. Very good. Originally issued in 1930. This copy has no date, but appears to be a later issuance. 12mo, 7 1/4" tall, 69 pages + ads stiff yellow wraps. A very good, generally clean and neat original soft cover over all, with moderate shelf wear, but light color of the cover shows exterior soiling, binding solid, paper white.

$6.50

The Miracles and Myths of the New Testament; with other essays and sermons

By Joseph May

Boston, Massachusetts: George H. Ellis, 1901. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7" tall, 191 page, gilt titles on green cloth. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear, rubbing at the corners and back strip edges; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Previous owner bookplate on the front endpaper

$16.50

The Crime of Superstition: She wears a robe of pictured legends, broidered with woven lies; No. B-555 (edited by E. Haldeman-Julius)

By Robert G. Ingersoll;

Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius, c. 1947. First edition thus. Chapbook. Very good. No date. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall, 24 pages, stiff brown-orange wraps, saddle stiched. A very good original copy overall with minor shelf wear; spine tight, but paper moderately yellowed.

$9.50

The Trial of C. B. Reynolds, for Blasphemy at Morristown, N.J., May 19th and 20th, 1887. The defense by Robert G. Ingersoll stenographically reported by I. N. Baker and revised by the author; No. B-556 (edited by E. Haldeman-Julius)

By Robert G. Ingersoll; I. N. Baker

Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius, 1947. First edition thus. Chapbook. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall,31 pages, stiff brown-orange wraps, saddle stiched. A very good original copy overall with minor shelf wear; spine tight, but paper moderately yellowed.

$16.50

Catholic Girl and Atheist: a story of the battle of ideas (the Letters of Paul); No. B-547 (edited by E. Haldeman-Julius)

By Frank R. Tangherlini

Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius, 1947. First edition thus. Chapbook. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 8 1/2" tall, 58 pages, stiff olive green paper wraps, saddle stiched. A very good original copy overall with color fading to the cover margins, and minor shelf wear; spine tight, but paper moderately yellowed.

$19.00

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

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