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Romae (Rome): Pontificia Universitas Gregoriana, 1960. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. (ii), 103pp. Bound in original wrappers. An ink-stamp to front cover. Ink-notes and marks to text. These are largely corrections of the printed text. Some lettering is faded from aging, though this is a relatively limited occurrence… Read more
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The Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longellow. Illustrated. 2 volumes

by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Published
1879
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Good+
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Boston / Cambridge: Houghton, Mifflin and Company / The Riverside Press, 1879. Leather. Good+. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Two volumes. This set was part of a special collection in a library which fortunately only applied a single ink-stamp to each title-page, so is only very mildly ex-library. Pagination runs continuously through both volumes,… Read more
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Mark Twain in Buffalo

by Robert H Hirst; Patrick E Martin

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Published
2010
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Good
Edition
Limited Edition
ISBN
9780837738390
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Buffalo, New York: William S. Hein & Co., Inc., 2010. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. xiv, 337pp. Limited edition, Number 83/150 of a special edition containing tipped in facsimile of a recently discovered draft of a letter from Mark Twin to one of his readers. Signed by both… Read more
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Hartford, Conn.; Boston; Boston; Washington City: John Babcock; Munroe & Francis; Adams & Rhoades, 1802. Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 166pp. (1802); 44pp. (1802); 32pp. (1802); 24pp. Ex-library, bound in a simple, light brown library cloth, with dull gold lettering to spine. Binding appears to be from the mid-20th century. Typical… Read more
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Defensio Declarationis Conventus Cleri Gallicani An. 1682. De Ecclesiastica Potestate. Tomus Primus et Tomus Secundus

by D. Jacobo-Benigno Bossuet (Jacques Benigne Bossuet)

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Published
1745
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Good+
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Amstelodami (Amsterdam): Sumptibus Societatis, 1745. Leather. Good+. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 2 volumes. Volume I: (iv), 531pp., (i) (Errata); Volume II: (iv), 323pp., (i), viii, 138p. Very nicely and newly rebound in 1/2 dark reddish brown leather over marble paper covered boards, with gilt lettering to spine. Volumes include new… Read more
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London: The Society of SS. Peter and Paul 1939, 1946. Leather. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. xxii, 470pp., (ii), 142p., xix, Pp. 471-1345, (i), 189pp., (iii), xi, (i), 9pp. (1733 total pages). Ex-library, bound in full red leather, with gilt lettering to spine. All edges gilt. With marker-ribbons. Marbled endpapers,… Read more
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$350.00
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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1848. Third Edition . Leather. Good+. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. xvi, 245pp., (i) blank, 73 color plates. Rebound in full cream colored leather with gilt lettering to spine Decorated parts of red cloth (1 to front cover, 2 to spine) from original binding were utilized in the new binding. … Read more
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$400.00
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Mountain Sparrow: Ten Poems

by Jessica Powers (Sister Miriam of the Holy Spirit)

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Published
1972
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Good+
Edition
First Edition
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Reno: Carmel of Reno, 1972. First Edition . Soft cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Unpaged (28 pages). Circa 1972. Actual date of publication unknown. Bound in soft covers with a burnt orange dust-jacket, with black lettering to front cover. Minor ding to upper corner of front cover, with tiny wear… Read more
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Norwood, Massachusetts: Plimpton Press, 1904. Hardcover. Fair. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. W.H. Hooper & Clemence Housman. . (xii), 386pp., (i). This is the Authorized American edition of the Prayer Book of King Edward VII. Blocks for illustrations were cut by W.H. Hooper & Clemence Housman. Folio volume, bound in purple… Read more
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Karl Rahner's Theology of the Incarnation in Light of His Philosophy of Transcendental Anthropology

by George S. Weigel

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Published
1975
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: University of St. Michael's College, Institute of Christian Thought, 1975. First Edition . Soft cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. (i), 83pp. Bound in original spiral bound covers. Several minor bumps to extremities of volume, with several short tears and minor creases to same. Light soiling to covers. Save for… Read more
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image of Revelationes S. Birgittae : olim a Card. (Joanne) Turrecremata recognitae et a Consalvo Duranto a Sancto Angelo in Vado Presb. Et Sacrae Theol. Profess. Notis Illustratae : Locis etiam quam plurimis ex Manuscriptis, & Rom. editione restitutis, ac emendatis, vitijs tandem typographicis quibus scatebant sublatis : Adjunctaitidem Synopsi Approbationis et Privilegiorum Ordinis S. Birgitta.  Opera & labore RR. PP. eiusdem Ordinis;  (2nd part) Revelationes SS. Virginum Hildegardis & Elizabethae Schoen Avgiensis Ordinis S. Benedicti In Martyrologium Romanum relatarum ex Antiquis Monumentis Editae:  Una cum variis Elogiis ipsius Ecclesiae & Doctorum Virorum

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Coloniae Agrippinae (Cologne): Ex Officina Bernardi Gualtheri Bibliopolae, 1628. Leather. Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. [1], blank, [62] pp., 609 pp., [37] (index); [1], blank, [6], 225 pp., [6] (Index). Volume contains two texts, brought together by the same publisher in the same year. With a preface by Bishop Consalvo Duranti and other… Read more
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$1,500.00
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London: Scolar Press, 1979. Leather. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. xxi + 363pp. + (ii). Book designed by Brian Dunce. Bound in 1/2 dark blue leather over grey cloth covered boards. Only a hint of wear to exterior of book. Some minor erasure marks to front free endpaper and front printer's… Read more
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Book of Worship for Church and Home With Orders of Service, Prayers, and Other Aids to Devotion. Prepared by the Committee of Ministers of the General Conference of the Schwenkfelder Church

by The Committee of Ministers of the General Conference of the Schwenkfelder Church

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Published
1928
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Very Good
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Pennsburg, Pennsylvania / Philadelphia: The Board of Publication of the Schwenkfelder Church, The John C. Winston Company, 1928. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 200pp. Bound in original cloth with clear and bright gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Just a touch of wear to cloth. Text clean. … Read more
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A Brief Course of Religious Instruction Through the Catechetical Presentation

by L. S. Hoffman

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Published
1924
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Good
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Pennsburg, Pennsylvania: The Board of Publication of the Schwenkfelder Church, 1924. Soft cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. 64pp. Actual date of publication is unknown. Circa 1924. There is a hand-written note penned onto the dedication page that notes this volume was printed in 1924. The note references the Minutes of… Read more
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The Odyssey of Homer Translated from the Greek (Pope's Odyssey). 5 volumes

by Homer; Alexander Pope (Translator)

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Published
1725
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Printed for Bernard Lintot, 1725. First Edition . Leather. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 5 volumes, with 24 engraved plates, as issued. First 12mo. Fully collated, with all called for text and illustrations present. Volume 1: (iv), xxxvi, (viii) ads, 212pp, (iv) ads. 4 illustrations, facing pages 3, 53, 91… Read more
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Boston: James Loring, and Lincoln and Edmands, Cornhill, 1823. 6th Edition . Leather. Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. xxviii, 176pp., vii, 72pp. (Error in paging: page nos. xxv-xxviii repeated, such that actual pages xxix-xxxii do not have the correct page number on them. After the first 32 pages of printed text, there are… Read more
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Life of Cardinal Manning Archbishop of Westminster in Two Volumes. Vol. I: Manning as an Anglican. Vol. II: Manning as a Catholic (With 3 Signed Letters)

by Edmund Sheridan Purcell; Henry Edward Manning; William Manning

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Published
1895
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Good+
Edition
Second Edition
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London: Macmillan and Co., Ltd, 1895. Second Edition . Leather. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Two volumes: xix, (iii), 702pp. (1895); ix, (i), 832pp. (1896). With 3 Autographed Letters Signed (or 2 ALS and 1 Autographed Note Signed, as some refer to shorter signed notes), with 2 by Cardinal Manning and 1 by… Read more
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En Ny Psalmebog 1553. Faksimileudgave (2 volumes)

by Niels Knud Andersen

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Published
1983
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Good
Edition
Facsimile
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Kobenhavn: Universitets-Jubilaeets danske Samfund, Akademisk Forlag, 1983. Facsimile . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. 2 volumes: 184pp.; 287pp. Facsimile. Bound in original cream colored boards with black and red lettering to covers of volume 1 and black lettering to covers of volume 2. Several minor bumps to extremities of… Read more
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Posthumous Memoirs of Karoline Bauer

by Bauer, Karoline

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Published
1884
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Good
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London: Remington & Co., Publishers, 1884. Leather. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 4 volumes: (iv), 356pp.; (iv), 337pp., (ii); (vi), 311pp.; (vi), 328pp. (1884-1885). Beautifully bound in marbled calf. Spines beautifully decorated with faux raised bands, gilt decorations and rule, and gilt lettering over 2 morocco labels. All edges marbled.… Read more
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Newman Annual

by The Newman Foundation - University of Minnesota

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Published
1953
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Good
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Minneapolis: The Newman Foundation, 1953. Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 62pp. Light wear to extremities and mild soiling to covers. Text clean and binding tight. "Dedication Issue" for the opening of the new Newman Hall in the early 1950's. Includes "On Being a Newman Chaplain-(Compiled)", "Modern Apologetics: Excerpts-Arnold… Read more
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