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image of The Philadelphia Quakers in the Industrial Age 1865-1920

The Philadelphia Quakers in the Industrial Age 1865-1920

by Benjamin, Philip S.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1976
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Very Good +
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9780877220862
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$13.00

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Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1976. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good -. ix, [1], 301 p.: tables; 22 cm. Grey cloth with black spine title. Dust jacket. "For good or ill, the Philadelphia Quakers found themselves caught up in the burning political and moral issues of the industrial age." -- dust jacket. Book is in… Read more
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image of Memories of Old Friends: being Extracts from the Journals and Letters of Caroline Fox, of Penjerrick, Cornwall, from 1835 to 1871; edited by Horace N. Pym

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co, 1882. Hardcover. Very Good +. xxviii, 378 p.; 20 cm. Publisher's dark red-brown cloth with gilt-stamped spine title; boards have bevelled edges. Black endpapers. Includes index. First American edition. Former owner's inscription on front free endpaper: "S. S. Stafford Feb. 1882." Former owner's bookplate on front… Read more
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$67.00
image of An Epitome of the Ecclesiastical History of John Lawrence Mosheim, D.D. Comprising extracts of the principal matter contained in the whole six volumes of that eminent writer

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Philadelphia: David Hogan; Solomon Wiatt, 1812. Hardcover. Very Good -. T.T. Stiles, printer. 288 p.; 19 cm. Contemporary tree calf with six spine compartments between gilt rules. Red leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title: "Mosheim's E. History." Includes "Appendix: Vindication of the Quakers; To the Editors of the American Edition of Mosheim's… Read more
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$191.00
image of Receipts [notebook with 1861 Bettle family accounts and 1904 National League scores]

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Philadelphia, 1861. Hardcover. Good +. 16 x 10 cm. Mid-19th-century calf; black spine label with gilt-tooled title "Receipts. Blind-rolled decorative border on each board. All page edges black. Pages are ruled portrait-length. The first 2 pages contain records of payments from Samuel Bettle Jr. (1774-1861) to family members and the following 4 contain… Read more
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$36.00
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Brief Hints to Parents, on the Subject of Education

by Mott, James, attributed

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1850
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Near Fine
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$36.00

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Philadelphia: Tract Association of Friends, 1850. Pamphlet. Near Fine. 16 p.; 19 cm. Sewn pamphlet. "No. 17." No date of publication. The address in the imprint is 84 Mulberry St. The Tract Association of Friends was located at that address from 1843 to 1857. This tract is sometimes attributed to James Mott (1788-1868),… Read more
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$36.00
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Ralph Dixon

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1890
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Very Good
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$21.00

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Philadelphia: Tract Association of Friends, 1890. Pamphlet. Very Good. 8 p.; 18 cm. Pamphlet without wrapper. Caption title. No publication information, but "TAF" above title. This is the emblem used by the Tract Association of Friends, established in Philadelphia in 1816. Although this tract was also issued by other tract societies, "No. 102"… Read more
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image of Short Biographical Notices of Samuel Emlen, James Pemberton, Daniel Bowly, Junr. Thomas Rutter, and Job Thomas

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Philadelphia: Tract Association of Friends, 1850. Pamphlet. Fine. 16 p.; 19 cm. Sewn pamphlet. "No. 16." No date of publication. The address in the imprint is 84 Mulberry St. The Tract Association of Friends was located at that address from 1843 to 1857. The tract contains short biographies of Pennsylvania Quakers Samuel Emlen… Read more
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image of Observations on Legal and Judicial Oaths; Including a Brief Notice of the Measures of the British Government for the Abolition of Unnecessary Oaths by Enoch Lewis

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Philadelphia: Joseph Rakestraw, 1848. Paperback. Very Good. 16 p.; 22 cm. Lacking wrapper. Disbound from a volume of unrelated 19th-century pamphlets. "20" in ink at upper right-hand corner of title page. Enoch Lewis (1776-1856) was a Pennsylvania Quaker and a mathematician who edited several mathematical works and published several textbooks, including one on spherical… Read more
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$129.00
image of A Collection of the Works of that Ancient, Faithful Servant of Jesus Christ, Thomas Chalkley, Who departed this Life in the Island of Tortola, the Fourth Day of the Ninth Month, 1741.  To which is prefixed, A Journal of his Life, Travels, and Christian Experiences, written by himself

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London: James Phillips, 1791. Hardcover. Good. The Fifth Edition. vii, [1], 601, [3] p.; 21 cm. Signatures: a4 A-2P8 (-2P7, 2P8) 8vo. Original? plain calf boards with later plain calf spine. Modern box with gilt-tooled spine title: Chalkley's Works. The Works of Thomas Chalkley has a separate title page but continous pagination and… Read more
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$232.00
image of A Journal of the Life, Travels, Sufferings and Labour of Love in the Work of the Ministry, of that worthy Elder and faithful Servant of Jesus Christ, William Edmundson, Who departed this Life, the thirty first of the sixth Month 1712

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London: Mary Hinde, 1774. Hardcover. Very Good -. The Second Edition. lxxv, [1], 371, [33] p.; 22 cm. Contemporary full calf with six spine compartments between raised bands. Boards decorated Cambridge style. Caption title: A Journal of the Life of William Edmundson. Includes The Epistles and Papers of William Edmundson, as well as… Read more
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$221.00
image of Journal of the Life, Travels and Gospel Labours of that Faithful Servant and Minister of Christ, Job Scott [Davis/Chandler family records]

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New York: Isaac Collins, 1797. Hardcover. Very Good -. xii, [2], 360 p.; 18 cm. Contemporary full calf with six spine compartments between gilt rules; leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title "Journal of Job Scott." Early American Imprints, ser. 1 (Evans), 32810. Howes, S-228. Old inscription running vertically on front board. … Read more
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$191.00
image of The Works of That Eminent Minister of the Gospel, Job Scott, Late of Providence, Rhode Island; vol. 1: Journal of the Life, Travels, Gospel Labours, and Christian Experiences, of That Faithful Servant and Minister of Christ, Job Scott; To Which are added, Remarks on the Nature of Salvation by Christ, &c

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Philadelphia: John Comly, 1831. Hardcover. Very Good. Vol. 1 only. viii, 534, [2] p.; 22 cm. Contemporary full tree calf with five spine compartments between double gilt rules. Red leadther label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title: Job Scott's Works. Errata on one page following text. "And to be had of" John Townsend,… Read more
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image of A Portraiture of Quakerism, Taken from a View of the Moral Education, Discipline, Peculiar Customs, Religious Principles, Political and Civil Economy, and Character, of the Society of Friends [vol. 1]

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Philadelphia: James P. Parke, 1808. Hardcover. Very Good. The Second American, from the Second London edition. Vol. 1 only, of 3 volumes. xxxii, 289 p.; 18 cm. Contemporary full calf with six spine compartments between gilt rules; red leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title. Two inscriptions on front free endpaper: "Thomas Jackson's… Read more
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image of Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences and Labours in the Gospel of James Gough, Late of the City of Dublin, deceased; Compiled from his original manuscripts, by his brother John Gough

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Dublin: Robert Jackson, 1781. Hardcover. Very Good. xxiv, 186 p.; 17 cm. Signatures: A-H12 I6 K4 (-K4) (12mo). Contemporary full speckled calf; six spine compartments between raised bands. Gilt-tooled leather label in second compartment with title "Gough's Life." Small paper label in first compartment with number "17." Blind-tooled decoration on board edges. … Read more
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$139.00
image of A Collection of the Epistles and Works of Benjamin Holme; To which is prefix'd, An Account of his Life and Travels in the Work of the Ministry, through several Parts of Europe and America: written by himself

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London: Printed and sold by Luke Hinde, 1753. Hardcover. Very Good. vii, [1], 194, [6] p.; 20 cm. Signatures: A-N8 (8vo). Contemporary full calf with blind-ruled border on both boards. Old calf spine repair. Remains of old library label on front fixed endpaper, scraped through the endpaper. A Serious Call in Christian Love… Read more
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$273.00
image of Some Account of the Life and Gospel Labours, of William Reckett, Late of Lincolnshire in Great-Britain; Also, Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences, and Gospel Labours, of James Gough, Late of Dublin, Deceased

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Philadelphia: Joseph Crukshank, 1783. Hardcover. Fair. 164, xxiv, 156, [4] p.; 17 cm. Signatures: pi1 A-2F6 (12mo). Contemporary full calf with six spine compartments between gilt rules; black leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title "Reckitt and Gough's Life." Memoirs of the Life, Religious Experiences, and Labours in the Gospel, of James Gough (Dublin: printed in… Read more
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$87.00
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An Abstract of the Sufferings of the People call'd Quakers [vol. 3]

by Besse, Joseph

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Published
1738
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Very Good +
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$201.00

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London: Assigns of J. Sowle, 1738. Hardcover. Very Good +. "For the Testimony of a Good Conscience, From the Time of Their being first distinguished by that Name, Taken from Original Records, and other Authentick Accounts; Volume III From the year 1660 to the year 1666." [2], 546, xxviii, [10] p.: 1 leaf, folded; 20 cm. … Read more
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image of The First Minute Book of the Gainsborough Monthly Meeting of the Society of Friends, 1669-1719; edited by Harold W. Brace [complete: vols 1-3]

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Hereford, Eng: Lincoln Record Society, 1951. Hardcover. Very Good. 3 volumes (149, 222, 217 p.): 1 map; 27 cm. Light yellow-green cloth (vols. 1 and 2) and light yellow cloth (vol. 3); black-stamped spine and cover titles with the emblem of the Lincoln Record Society on the front cover of each. Pages are unopened. The… Read more
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$118.00
image of Authority, Leadership and Concern: A Study in Motive and Administration in Quaker Relief Work [Swarthmore Lecture]

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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1949. Hardcover. Very Good +. 78 p.; 19 cm. Green cloth with gilt-stamped spine and cover titles. No dust jacket. The Swarthmore Lecture for 1949. First Edition. The author draws on his experience as General Secretary and Travelling Commissioner of the Friends Relief Service during the Second World War… Read more
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The Concrete and the Universal [Swarthmore Lecture]

by Hobling, Margaret B.

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Classic Books and Ephemera
Published
1958
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Near Fine
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$26.00

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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1958. Hardcover. Near Fine. [6], 53, [3] p.; 19 cm. Green cloth with gilt-stamped spine and cover titles. No dust jacket. Includes publisher's advertisements for Swarthmore Lectures through 1957. First Edition. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "With kind regards, Margaret B. Hobling. 26.5.'58." In Near… Read more
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