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MEMOIRS OF THE CARDINAL DE RETZ. Containing the Particulars of His Own Life, with the Secret Transactions of the French Court and the Civil Wars. Translated from the French. In Four Volumes

by Retz, (Jean Francois Paul de Gonde), Cardinal De

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Published
1774
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Very Good
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Second British Edition
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London: Printed for T. Becket, T. Cadell, and T. Evans, in the Strand, 1774. Originally published 1723. Four volumes in contemporary quarter parchment over marbled boards, the backs richly stamped in gilt, marbled end papers, saffron edges, engraved portrait Vol. I. Very Good, early owner name in ink half-titles Vols. II-IV, small tear top edge front end page Vol. I,… Read more
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Fighting the Traffic in Young Girls, or War on the White Slave Trade

by Bell, Ernest A.

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Published
1910
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Very Good
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First Edition
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(Chicago): G. S. Ball , 1910. Bound in contemporary half crushed morocco over marbled boards, marbled edges. Very Good, edges of boards rubbed, front hinge just starting approx. top 1". 481 p., [32] p. of plates. . First Edition. Half Morocco. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Sermons of Mr. Yorick. In Six Volumes

by Sterne, Laurence

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Published
1777
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Very Good
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New Edition
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London: Printed for J. Dodsley (vols. 1 and 2) and for W. Strahan, T. Becket and T. Cadell (vols. 3-6), 1777. Six volumes, volumes 1 and 2 published in 1777 and 3-6 in 1776. Bound in contemporary full calf, gilt back with red morocco labels, the Art Deco bookplates of Elise Meyer Rose. Very Good, rubbed at edges, toning to… Read more
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Philadelphia/ Columbus, Ohio : Bradley Garretson & Co./ Wm. Garretson & Co. , 1882. Ornately bound in full deeply embossed calf with ornate gilt decorations front and back covers, lavishly gilt decorated back, moire silk end papers, all edges gilt. Illustrated with 8 color maps, engravings on steel and wood, chromo-lithographs of scriptural natural history, botany and zoology. Family… Read more
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image of The HOLY BIBLE: Containing the Authorized Edition of the New Testament and the Revised Version of A.D. 1881 Arranged in Parallel Columns; with Cruden's Complete Concordance ,...Comprehensive Bible Dictionary ...nearly 2000 Illustrative Engravings

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Indianapolis, IN: Union Publishing Co., 1885. Lavishly bound in full deeply embossed calf with ornate gilt sayings from the Bible and decorations front and back covers, lavishly gilt decorated back, decorative metal clasps, silk moire end papers, all edges gilt. Illustrated with color lithographic plates and 4 maps, steel-engraved and wood-engraved plates, and wood-engraved illustrations throughout the text, nearly… Read more
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[ Durer Illus.] Oratio Dominica Polyglotta Singularum Linguarum Characteribus Expressa et Delineationibus Alberti Dureri Cincta. Edita a Franz Xaver Stoeger

by Dureri, Alberti ( Albrecht Durer)

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Published
1838
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Monachii (Munich) : J. B. Dreselly, 1838. RARE. No Date, circa 1838-39. Very Good, edges rubbed, boards lightly spotted, all edges gilt, marbled end papers, bookplates of Robert Wayne Stilwell and Brian Douglas Stilwell front paste down. Portrait frontispiece of Durer with pictorial title page, 43 leaves each containing the Lord's Prayer in a different language, surrounded by decorations by… Read more
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image of Muerte Prevenida, o Christiana Preparacion Para Una Buena Muerte. {Tome I} and La Ciencia Del Christiano Especulativa Practica, Que Trata De Dios, Del Hombre Dios, y Del Hombre [Tome II}

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Seville: Juan Francisco Blas de Quesada, 1836. RARE. No date title pages, dated 1836 in Licencia.. Two volumes bound in contemporary sponged calf, floral gilt backs, edges dyed red, marbled end papers, ribbon markers. Very Good, dampstain to margin, not affecting text, final 20 pp. Tome I, end papers soiled, light wear at edges, some old pencil notations at end… Read more
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Muhammad Speaks. August 29, 1975, Vol. 14 No. 51

by Muhammad, Elijah et al.

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Published
1975
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Printing
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Chicago: Muhammad's Mosque No. 2, Publisher, 1975. "The Mark of the Beast - Ramadan" issue. 32 pp. Very Good Plus, uniform age toning, a few small edge tears, center fold as issued. . First Printing. Newsprint. Very Good Plus/No Jacket, As Issued. 15" h x 11 3/4" W.
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S CLEMENTIS ROMANI, S IGNATII, S POLYCARPI, Patrum Apostolicorum, Quae Supersunt Accedunt S. Innatii et S.polycarpi Martyria

by GUILIELMUS JACOBSON

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Published
1847
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Near Fine
Edition
Third Edition, Revised
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Oxonii (Oxford): E. Typographeo Academico, 1847. Two volumes finely bound in full vellum, the backs intricately tooled in gilt and with red morocco labels, the covers with centrally placed armorial of the Hulme Bequest (Munificentia Hulmiana), marbled end papers, edges dyed red, the wonderful period bookplate of John David Alexander, Jr. ( Initium Sapientiae Timor Domini - "The beginning of… Read more
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Wolsey the Cardinal, and His Times; Courtly, Political, and Ecclesiastical

by Howard, George

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Published
1824
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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London: Printed for Sherwood, Jones, and Co., 1824. Title vignette (coat of arms). xv, 590 pages, 1 leaf frontispiece (portrait), illustrations. Biography of Thomas Wolsey, born c. 1475, made cardinal 1515, Henry VIII's lord chancellor, and from 1515-1529 Wolsey's rule in foreign affairs was near-complete. Unable to arrange an annulment for Henry's marriage to Catherine of Aragon, and… Read more
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MEMOIRS OF THE CARDINAL DE RETZ. Containing the Particulars of His Own Life, with the Secret Transactions of the French Court and the Civil Wars. Translated from the French. In Four Volumes

by Retz, Jean Francois Paul de Gonde, Cardinal De

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Published
1774
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Very Good
Edition
Second British Edition
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London: Printed for T. Becket, T. Cadell, and T. Evans, 1774. Very Good, bound in contemporary calf, rebacked at turn of 20th c. Originally published 1723, intricately gilt with dark brown leather labels, marbled end papers, prior owner name front end page and head of title page in Vol. I, small label of Paul Elder & Morgan Shepard rear end… Read more
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image of The Life of Erasmus. Two Volumes: Vol. I From A.D. 1467 to A.D. 1529; Vol.II. From A.D. 1530 to A.D. 1536; and Remarks on the Works of Erasmus.

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London: Printed by Richard Taylor and Co. for John White; Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme;, et al. , 1808. Two volumes bound in contemporary mottled calf, backs intricately gilt and with red morocco labels lettered in gilt, edges mottled. Portrait engraving of Erasmus after Holbein. Very Good, wear to joints yet still holding, gilt a bit rubbed, light wear… Read more
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History of Ancient, Early Christian, and Medieval Painting (Two Volumes), Bound Uniformly with A History of Ancient Sculpture (Two Volumes)

by Woltmann, Dr. Alfred; Woermann, Dr. Karl; Edited by Sidney Colvin : Mitchell, Lucy M.

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Published
1888
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Near Fine
Edition
Later American Editions
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New York: Dodd Mead & Co., 1888. The two titles each in two volumes, each with numerous illustrations. Four volumes uniformly bound in contemporary red pebbled morocco over marbled boards, backs intricately gilt, marbled boards, top edges gilt. Near Fine, light rubbing at corners, a quite handsome set in contemporary fine bindings, and uncommon thus. A heavy set,… Read more
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Novum Testamentum ( New Testament in Greek )

by Kainh, H

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Published
1877
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Oxonii: E Typographeo Clarendoniano, 1877. RARE edition, not found at WorldCat. Text entirely in greek. 562 with 2 pp. publisher's ads. Book measures 9 1/2" x 7 1/2". Bound in contemporary crushed red morocco, five raised bands and gilt lettering, gilt leaf decorations to covers, top edge gilt, marble end papers, binding stamped in gilt J.R. Gray & Son, Cambridge.… Read more
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The Rule and Exercise of Holy Living and The Rule and Exercise of Holy Dying (Two Volumes )

by Taylor, Jeremy

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Published
1847
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Near Fine
Edition
First Pickering Edition
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London: William Pickering, 1847. Two volumes finely bound, signed "Bound by Riviere", in contemporary calf elegantly blind tooled, red morocco labels in gilt, marbled end pages. page edges stained red, engraved frontis portrait in Vol. I. Near Fine, prior owner period gift inscriptions half-title pages ( Harriet Sneyd-Kynnersley from her son Christopher Smyth, 1850), light rubbing to boards,… Read more
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image of Binding, Fine - Riviere ) Works of Mrs. Jameson, Six Volume Set - Sacred and Legendary Art (1848) in Two Volumes; Legends of the Monastic Arts (1850), Legends of the Madonna (1852), History of Our Lord (1864) in Two Volumes

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London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1848. A First Edition set, published 1848, 1850, 1852, and 1864 of her major works on Christian art, done in the last twenty years of her life, the last completed after her death in 1860 by her friend Elizabeth Rigby, Lady Eastlake. Lavishly illustrated by her own drawings and etchings, and by those of… Read more
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The Life of Erasmus

by Jortin, John )

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Published
1758
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Printed for J. Whiston and B. White, in Fleet - Street , 1758. Fold-out frontispiece engraved portrait of Erasmus, vi, 630 pp., corrigenda, 1 pp.of adverts. illustrated with two plates of Erasmus' facsimile handwriting. Contemporary full mottled calf, five raised bands, red morocco spine label lettered in gilt. Very Good, light rubbing at edges of boards,… Read more
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Binding, Fine - Henry Young & Sons). The Pilgrims Progress from This World to That Which is to Come

by Bunyan, John

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Published
1849
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Near Fine
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First Pickering Edition
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London: William Pickering, 1849. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Bunyan by J. Swaine from a print by R. White, 1682. Printed by Charles Whittingham at the Chiswick Press. Title and half-title in red and black. Title page with Pickerings dolphin and anchor device with Latin motto "Aldi Discipulus Anglus" (Aldus' English disciple). The Pickering Fine Edition, handsomely bound in signed… Read more
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A History of the Protestant Reformation, in England and Ireland . in a series of letters, Addressed to all sensible and just Englishmen, in Two Volumes

by Cobbett, William

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Published
1829
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Near Fine
Edition
First Royal 8vo Edition
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London: The Author, 1829. Originally printed and published separately between 1824 and 1826, this edition published by the author himself in 1829. This book from the library of Richard Lane Freer, Archdeacon of Hereford, with his bookplates front paste downs as well as smaller labels of the Pull Court Library. Finely bound in contemporary full polished blue calf, backs… Read more
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image of The Rule and Exercises of Holy Living, : with prayers containing the whole duty of a Christian ; and the parts of devotion fitted to all occasions, and furnished for all necessities; The Rule and Exercises of Holy Dying: together with Prayers [2 volumes]

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Oxford: John Henry and James Parker, 1857. xix, 409, xx, 321 pages. Two volumes bound in full chocolate calf, spines with six raised bands and tooling in blind, covers tooled in blind with double rules and leaf tooled designs in corners, marbled end pages, edges of page block dyed red, ribbon markers. Small blindstamps front end pages… Read more
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