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image of Golden Cockerel Press] PSALTER OR PSALMS OF DAVID, TAKEN FROM THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER

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Waltham St. Lawrence: Golden Cockerel Press, 1927. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/near Very Good dust jacket. Octavo. [4], 128 pp. Limited Edition, number 240 of 500 copies on English hand-made paper. As issued in blue buckram titled in gold on the spine in printed orange dust jacket. A very fresh copy with just a touch of sunning at… Read more
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MAN AND WOMAN; or, the Law of Honor Applied to the Solution of the Problem, Why are so many more Women than Men Christians?

by Slaughter, Philip | introduction by A. T. Bledsoe

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Published
1860
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Very Good binding
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$25.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1860. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. 12mo. xxvi, [5]-186 pp. First edition. As issued, in publisher's embossed cloth; complete. A very nice copy with light shelfwear, including some softening to the spine ends and corners. Light and scattered foxing, otherwise clean. A lesser known work by the Virginia clergyman and historian. Encyclopedia of Virginia… Read more
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image of FAMILY PRAYERS, Collected from the Sacred Scriptures, the Book of Common Prayer, and the Works of Bishop Wilson

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Alexandria, DC: Wm. M. Morrison, 1834. Hard Cover. Good binding. 12mo. 120, [2 (contents)] pp. First edition. As issued, in maroon cloth with printed paper spine label. Binding is generally soiled and edgeworn with moderately rubbed corners and spine ends. Previous owner name and a number on the endpapers. Otherwise, clean but for some expected foxing. An uncommon… Read more
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THE OECONOMY OF HUMAN LIFE, Translated form an Indian Manuscript Written by an Ancient Bramin

by Dodsley, Robert but sometimes attributed to P. D. Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield]

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Published
(1750) 1751
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Very Good binding
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$300.00

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London: M. Cooper, (1750) 1751. Full Leather. Very Good binding. Octavo. xxxii, 111, [1 (blank)] pp. frontis. First Edition. Printed in November 1750, the title page is dated 1751 (Gulick). Catchword on p. iii (A2) is incorrectly printed, "won" suggesting this variant is earlier than the correctly printed "now" variant. Contemporary calf boards and 20th century calf reback… Read more
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image of THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER, AND ADMINISTRATION OF THE SACRAMENTS AND OTHER RITES AND CEREMONIES OF THE CHURCH, ACCORDING TO THE USE OF THE PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN THE  UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Together with the Psalter, or Psalms of David

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New York: Alexander Ming (Successor to Hugh Gaine), 1806. Full Leather. Good binding. Octavo, first portion unpaginated [432 (octavo sections signed A-DD)], 230 (Psalms), [2] pp. Contemporary binding in full maroon goat with spine tooled in gold and decorative border around the perimeters of the covers. Large gouge to the leather on the front cover has been glued… Read more
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THE SUMMA THEOLOGICA: FIRST PART OF THE SECOND PART

by Aquinas, Thomas | translated by the Fathers of the English Dominican Province

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Very Good binding
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9781481885553
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$35.00

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Catholic Way Publishing. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Quarto. 557 pp. Recent reprint of the Revised Second Edition. Covers are curling, but contents are clean.
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A NORFOLK DIARY: PASSAGES FROM THE DIARY OF THE REV. BENJAMIN JOHN ARMSTRONG

by Armstrong, Benjamin John | edited by Herbert B. J. Armstrong

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Published
1949
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Very Good binding
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$20.00

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London: George G. Harrap and Company, 1949. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. 288 pp. First Edition. As issued, in decorative paper pastedowns on both covers and red ribbon marker. Covers are rubbed at the extremities; ribbon marker is frayed at the end. Previous owner bookplate on the front free endpaper. Offsetting to the endpapers otherwise, clean.
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image of A DISCOURSE OF THE COMMUNION IN ONE KIND: IN ANSWER TO A TREATISE OF THE BISHOP OF MEAUX'S, “OF COMMUNION UNDER BOTH SPECIES”

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London: Brabazon Aylmer, 1687. Disbound. Good binding. Small quarto. [8], 138, [2 (publisher ads)] pp. An anonymous tract, one from a series of tracts in which Payne, a Church of England clergyman, takes aim at aspects of Catholic doctrine. Throughout his short time in public life, Payne was known for being an excellent preacher but regularly in the… Read more
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London: printed by T.H. for Charles Harper, at the Flower-de-Luce, over-against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleet-street, 1710. Disbound. Good binding. Octavo. [2], 22 pp. First appearance of a sermon preached on the anniversary of the execution of Charles I of England. William, Lord Bishop of St. Asaph bemoans the challenge of preaching on this anniversary: “Talk of Duty,… Read more
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A HISTORY OF ISLAMIC LAW (ISLAMIC SURVEYS 2)

by Coulson, N. J.

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Published
1964
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Good binding
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$15.00

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Edinburgh University Press, 1964. Hard Cover. Good binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Octavo. viii, 264. First Edition. A bright, fresh copy. Half a dozen pages of underlining and marginalia else clean; dust jacket is clipped on the bottom corner of the front flap; crisp, with little shelfwear.
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CONCORDANTIAE SACRORUM BIBLIORUM HEBRAICORUM (4 Volumes, Complete)

by F. Mario di Calasio | Edited by William Romaine; engraved title pages by Claude Du Bosc

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Published
1747-1749
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Fair binding
Edition
Second Edition
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$850.00

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London: Jacobum Hodges, 1747-1749. Second Edition. Full Leather. Fair binding. Title continued: “In quibus Chaldaicae, etiam Librorum Esdrae, & Danielis suo loco inseruntur: Deinde post Thematum seu Radicum omnium derivata & usus latius deducta; ac linguae Chaldaicae, Syriacae, & Arabicae, Vocabulorumque Rabbinicorum cum Hebraicis convenientiam; Latina ad verbum versio adjungitur, ad quam vulgatae, & Septuaginta Editionum differentia fideliter… Read more
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JEWISH LIFE IN TURKEY IN THE XVIth CENTURY AS REFLECTED IN THE LEGAL WRITINGS OF SAMUEL de MEDINA

by Morris S. Goodblatt

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Published
1952
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Very Good binding
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1952. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Inscribed by Goodblatt. Octavo. pp. xiv, 240. Green cloth with title stamped in red and gold on the spine; rubbing to the extremities but primarily to the spine ends. Offsetting from a newsclipping on two pages else an internally clean copy warmly inscribed… Read more
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Philadelphia: Church Historical Society, 1952. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good binding. Octavo. Signed by Brydon on the half title.. pp. xii, 688. Publisher's cloth; spine sunned and some wear to the rear joint else a clean bright copy.
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AN ADVENTURE IN VERMONT; OR THE STORY OF MR. ANDERSON

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(1825)
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Good binding
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$60.00

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Bennington, VT: William Haswell, (1825). Disbound. Good binding. 12mo. 23, [1 (blank)] pp. Removed from binding; light foxing throughout; contemporary ink pagination indicating its placement in the volume from which it was removed. Sabin and McCorison tentatively posit printing dates of 1813 and 1812 respectively, while Gilman puts it at 1825. William's father, Anthony Haswell was a Boston,… Read more
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REFUTATION OF DEUS

by Fabian | translated by Esther Lowell Hibbard

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Published
1963
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Very Good binding
Edition
First Edition, Thus
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$150.00

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Tokyo: International Institute for the Study of Religions, 1963. First Edition, Thus. Original Wrappers. Very Good binding. Octavo. xviii, 50 pp. As issued in printed wraps with errata page laid in; light toning to the extremities of the wraps; clean throughout. Early 17th century refutation of Christianity by a convert who later apostatized. Uncommon.
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image of THE BLESSEDNESS OF THE DEAD WHO DIE IN THE LORE, ILLUSTRATED IN A SERMON, PREACHED AT THE FUNERAL OF THE REV. NATHAN STRONG, SENIOR PASTOR OF THE SECOND CHURCH OF CHRIST IN COVENTRY, WHO DIED NOVEMBER 7th, 1795

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Hartford: Hudson and Goodwin, 1796. First Edition. Original Sewn Wrappers. near Very Good binding. Octavo. 28 pp. Stitched pamphlet; corners rounded; early notations on the title page; light foxing throughout; digital images can be made available upon request. Sabin 104312.
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Litchfield, [CT]: Hosmer and Goodwin, 1808. First Edition. Disbound. Good binding. Octavo. 16 pp. Removed from binding; light foxing only. Sabin 15636; Shaw & Shoemaker 14758.
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image of A LETTER FROM JOHN BOWDEN, A.M. RECTOR OF ST. PAUL'S CHURCH, NORWALK, TO THE REVEREND EZRA STILES, PRESIDENT OF YALE-COLLEGE; OCCASIONED BY SOME PASSAGES CONCERNING CHURCH GOVERNMENT, IN AN ORDINATION SERMON, PREACHED, AT NOW-LONDON, MAY 17th, 1787

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New Haven: Thomas and Samuel Green, 1788. First Edition. Disbound. Good binding. Octavo. 50, [2] pp. A-F4, G2. Removed from binding; contemporary owner name and stamp of Gould Hoyt at several points throughout the book; expected foxing; digital images can be made available upon request. Evans 20979; Sabin 6987.
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image of THE DIVINE PHILANTHROPIE DEFENDED WITH THE CORRECT COPY OF SOME NOTES CONCERNING GODS DECREES PREFIXT [bound with] THE DIVINE PURITY DEFENDED. OR A VINDICATION OF SOME NOTES CONCERNING GOD'S DECREES....

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London: printed [by T. Mabb] for Richard Royston, 1657. Full Leather. Very Good binding. Quarto. [8], 74, [6]; [24], 88, 93-152, 64, [12] p. | [16], 133, [1] p. Series title page for the first book is missing the top portion and has an early paper repair filling the loss; individual title pages are present including the half… Read more
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SKETCHES AND PORTRAITS OF THE VIRGINIA CONFERENCE, METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH, SOUTH (1890)

by John J. Lafferty

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Published
1890
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Good binding
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$75.00

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Richmond, VA: Christian Advocate Office, 1890. Hard Cover. Good binding. Quarto. Quarto. [12], 242 pp. New Edition, with the introduction to the 1880 edition. Bound as issued in beige cloth with bold decorative title on the front cover; a remarkably bright copy with only light superficial rubbing to the covers; chip to the top of the front free… Read more
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