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Rendition of Anthony Burns. Its Causes and Consequences: A Discourse on Christian Politics Delivered in William Hall, Boston, on Whitsunday, Wednesday, June 4, 1854, The.
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Rendition of Anthony Burns. Its Causes and Consequences: A Discourse on Christian Politics Delivered in William Hall, Boston, on Whitsunday, Wednesday, June 4, 1854, The.

By Clarke, James Freeman 1810-88.

Boston: Crosby, Nichols, & Co. and Prentiss & Sawyer, 1854. First edition. Stitched wraps. 8vo (23cm or 5-7/8 x 9-1/8-inches). pp. 28 [complete]. Near Fine. Missing original printed cover. Introductory services in six parts, sermon as the seventh part [Sabin 13416], scarce fugitive slavery pamphlet on Anthony Burns [1834-62]. [Compare Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Theodore Parker, John Weiss and Joshua Young Sermons on same]..

$65.00

First International (Sixth National) SUNDAY SCHOOL CONVENTION held at Baltimore, MD., May 11, 12, 13, 1875
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First International (Sixth National) SUNDAY SCHOOL CONVENTION held at Baltimore, MD., May 11, 12, 13, 1875

By Peltz, Rev. Geo. A., President.

Newark, NJ: Published by the Executive Committee, Wm F. Sherwin, Editor abd Business Manager, 1875. Illustrated by b&w engravings in Appendix. First edition. Dark blue cloth, gilt print spine. 8vo. pp. 160. Very Good. Bookplate of Newton Theological Institute Founded 1825 of front pastedown. Several internal ink stamps and other library remnants..

$35.00

Young Christian: or a familiar illustration of the principles of Christian duty, The.
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Young Christian: or a familiar illustration of the principles of Christian duty, The.

By Abbott Jacob 1803-79.

Boston: Published by Peirce and Parker, No. 9 Cornhill, 1832. First (SD) edition. Original cloth backed blue paper covered boards, paper printed spine title. 8vo. pp. [4] blank, 323, [5] blank. Good. Edgeworn boards, spine split and shaken, about a dozen pages with foxed stains. Quill gift inscription from J. R. Adams, Feb. 1833. Can be rebacked or rebound, but very few firsts with the original binding have survived. Treatise to the young (intended for ages 15-25) as 12 Chapters of instruction and encouragement in the Christian life. Confession, the Friend, Prayer, Consequences of neglecting duty, Almost a Christian, Difficulties in religion, Evidences of Christianity, Study of the Bible, The Sabbath, Trial and Discipline, Personal Improvement, Conclusion. The American Tract Society, New York published a 390 page copy with a double engraved frontis by Morton later in 1832. The firm Peirce and Parker was at 9 Cornhill (now Washington Street) until 1838-9 when William moved the business to Andover..

$65.00

SERMONS...To which is prefixed, The Life and Character of the Author by James Finlayson, D.D. complete in one volume from the last London Edition. Printed verbatim from the original edition.
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SERMONS...To which is prefixed, The Life and Character of the Author by James Finlayson, D.D. complete in one volume from the last London Edition. Printed verbatim from the original edition.

By Blair, Hugh, D.D. F.R.S 1718-1800.

New York: John S. Taylor & Co, 1844. Later edition. c.1777-1801. Period half leather over cloth by Advocate Bindery, Samford. 8vo. pp. xxiv, 25-622, 2 ads. Very Good/No jacket, as issued/Ex-Lib. Traces of wear to binding, internal light-medium foxing throughout; 91 Sermons. Bookplate of Andover Theological Seminary then in Newton, Massachusetts, with internal call numbers and notation of gift of C. H. Frank 1939 with signature of W. H. Ritchie presented by him to Clarence Hill Frank (pastor of First Baptist Church, Stamford CT) and past head of the Detroit Council of Churches..

$65.00

Touchstone of Sincerety; or, The Signs of Grace,  and Symptoms of Hypocrisy, The.
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Touchstone of Sincerety; or, The Signs of Grace, and Symptoms of Hypocrisy, The.

By Flavel, Rev. John c.1627-91.

150 Nassau-Street, New York/28 Cornhill, Boston: American Tract Society, n.d. Reprint edition. c.1679. Original brown blind-stamped cloth gilt decorated spine, yellow eps. 16mo. pp. 186, 3 Ads. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Cover with heel chip and short joint separation has been touch dyed; internal light foxing throughout. "Reprinted from the Glasgow edition of Select Christian Authors with Introductory Essays 1830, with improved arrangement of the chapters, subdivisions, and contents, a verification of the scripture texts, and slight abridgments and corrections of defective style"..

$25.00

LIBER IESV SIRACIDAE GRAECE Ad Fidem Codicvm et Versiovm Emendatvs et Perpetva annotatione illvstratvs a Carolo Gottlieb Bretschneider Philos. Doct. Theolog. Baccal. et ordinis philos. in Academia Vitebergensi adivncto ordinario.
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LIBER IESV SIRACIDAE GRAECE Ad Fidem Codicvm et Versiovm Emendatvs et Perpetva annotatione illvstratvs a Carolo Gottlieb Bretschneider Philos. Doct. Theolog. Baccal. et ordinis philos. in Academia Vitebergensi adivncto ordinario.

By Bretschneider, Carolo [Karl] Gottlieb 1776-1848.

Ratisbonae (Regensburg): Apvd Montagivm et Weissivm, 1806. Period calf backed marbled boards, 5 raised gilt stamped bands, leather stamped title, all edges red. 8vo. pp. 758, [2] Errata. Good/No jacket, as issued/Ex-Lib. Embossed stamp of Newton Theological Institute (later Andover Newton Theological Seminary) with two quill notations on ffep (purchase in Hohenwestedt for 6s Exlibris Caroli Nichteri's...) which are a German town and Greek city repectively. Edgeworn intact boards, head worn to exposed signatures, tail chipped. Can be rebacked to your specifications on request. Wisdom of Sirach or Ben Sira (Books of Ecclesiasticus, not to be confused with Ecclesiastes) was a book of ethical teachings. Written by Jewish Scribe Ben Sira of Jerusalem c.200-175BCE and is said to be the largest book of wisdom from antiquity to have survived. Later translated into Greek by his anonymous grandson. Scarce ..

$150.00

Future Position of the English-speaking Peoples in World Prophecy and Events, The.
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Future Position of the English-speaking Peoples in World Prophecy and Events, The.

By Shealy, Julian B.

New York: Exposition Press, (1975). Illustrated by b/w line drawings. Stated first edition. Black cloth printed gilt. 8vo. pp. 270. Very Good/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Nick to topboards edge in bright jacket with shallow edgewear and rubbing. Scarce important work in Eschatology. ISBN: 0682481076..

$150.00

Apology for the True Christian Divinity as the same is Held Forth and Preached by the People in Scorn, Called Quakers. Being a Full Explanation and Vindication of Their Principles and Doctrines, An.
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Apology for the True Christian Divinity as the same is Held Forth and Preached by the People in Scorn, Called Quakers. Being a Full Explanation and Vindication of Their Principles and Doctrines, An.

By Barclay, Robert 1648-90.

Glasgow: R. Barclay Murcoch [Dunn & Wright], 1886. Stated 14th edition. c.1678...1869. Original olive embossed cloth and endpapers. 8vo. pp. viii, [2], 434. Very Good+/No jacket, as issued. Two rear bumped/frayed corners, sunned spine, internally near fine..

$50.00

CATECHISM Based On theBible and Luther's Small Catechism for Confirmation-Instruction, Bible Schools, Bible Classes, and Homes. Bible Teachings on the Topics of Luther's Small Catechism.
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CATECHISM Based On theBible and Luther's Small Catechism for Confirmation-Instruction, Bible Schools, Bible Classes, and Homes. Bible Teachings on the Topics of Luther's Small Catechism.

By Persenius, J. M. (Jons Magnus) 1866-1939.

Rock Island, IL: Augustana Book Concern, (1936). First edition. Pattern green cloth printed black "Catechism 1936" on topboard. 16mo. pp. 160. Very Good. Light cover wear. Pencil owner and inscription rear pastedown with small school photo of boy taken by Wilson Photo, Cambridge MA laid in. Scarce..

$65.00

Works of William Paley, D.D. Complete in Five Volumes, to which is prefixed A Life of the Author, The.
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Works of William Paley, D.D. Complete in Five Volumes, to which is prefixed A Life of the Author, The.

By Paley, William D.D 1743-1805.

New York: Published by S. King, 136 William Street (Johnstone & Van Norden, Printers), 1824. Illustrated by double engraved frontis each volume. First thus edition. Printed paper wrappers, uncut. 12mo. pp. xxviii, [iv], 391; 455; 368; 358, [1]; 349. About very good/No jacket, as issued. Some spine chipping 3/5 volumes, light internal foxing. Copy of Horace H. Morse (History Department Head at Mount Hermon School, Member of Bostonian Society). Volume I: Life of the Author, Evidences of Christianity. Vol. II: Moral and Political Philosophy. Vol III: Natural Theology, Tracts (3: Defense, Contentment, Character of Christ). Vol. IV: Horae Paulinae, Clergyman's Companion in Visiting the Sick, The Ministration of Private Baptism of Children in Houses. Vol. V: Sermons on Several Subjects, Sermons on Public Occasions..

$600.00

Die Historisch Dogmatische Auslegung des Neuen Testamentes. Nach ihren Prinzipien, Quellen und HŸlfsmitteln Dargestellt.
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Die Historisch Dogmatische Auslegung des Neuen Testamentes. Nach ihren Prinzipien, Quellen und HŸlfsmitteln Dargestellt.

By Bretschneider, Karl Gottlieb 1776-1848.

Leipzig: Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1806. Assumed first edition. Black/grey illustrated paper boards, all edges red, red spine title. 8vo. pp. [2] blank, xix, 311, [1], [4] blank. Very Good/Ex-Lib. Boards rubbed, edgeworn corners. Spine numbers and several period ink stamps from Weston College (Mass.) [founded in 1922, later integrated into Boston College in 1959]. [The historical-dogmatic interpretation of the New Testament: presented according to their principles, sources and expedients]. Scarce..

$175.00

Dr. Martin Luther als Erzieher der Jugend: Seine Grundsatze uber die Kinderzucht und seine Erziehungsweise im eignen Hause.
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Dr. Martin Luther als Erzieher der Jugend: Seine Grundsatze uber die Kinderzucht und seine Erziehungsweise im eignen Hause.

By [Luther, Martin 1483-1546] Lindemann, J.C.W. (Johann Christoph Wilhelm), gesammelt und zusammengestellt von 1827-79.

St. Louis: A. Wiebusch, 1866. Zweite (stated second) edition. c.1865. Original brown blind-stamped cloth, taupe eps. 16mo (15.5cm). pp. x, [ii] inhalt, 156, [2] blank. Very Good/No jacket, as issued. Edgewear with joints tender; archival joint reinforcement added. Internally near fine with dots of foxing to first several pages. [Dr. Martin Luther as an educators of youth: his principles about the way he trains and raises children in his own home. From his writings, collected and compiled by JCW Lindemann. Second edition]..

$75.00

LETTERS FROM THE LATE REV. WILLIAM ROMAINE, M.A. Rector of St. Andrew Wardrobe, and St. Ann Black Friars; and Lecturer of St. Dunstan's in the West, To a Friend on the Most Important Subjects, during a correspondence of twenty years. Published from the original manuscripts, by Thomas Wills, A. B. Minister of Silver Street Chapel, and formerly of Magdalen Hall, Oxford.
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LETTERS FROM THE LATE REV. WILLIAM ROMAINE, M.A. Rector of St. Andrew Wardrobe, and St. Ann Black Friars; and Lecturer of St. Dunstan's in the West, To a Friend on the Most Important Subjects, during a correspondence of twenty years. Published from the original manuscripts, by Thomas Wills, A. B. Minister of Silver Street Chapel, and formerly of Magdalen Hall, Oxford.

By Romaine William 1714-95.

New Brunswick, N.J: Reprinted by Ambrose Walker for Richard Scott, Bookseller and Stationer, Pearl-Street, New York, 1809. Later edition. c.1795. Full tree calf, red spine title and 7 gilt bands. 12mo. pp. [2] blank, 240, [2] blank. Very Good. Cap and corner wear with edges lightly rubbed; foxing starting internally with quill owner and one notation. Fifty-one letters from December 1762 through May 1782 with Postcript and A Sermon, by the late Reverend William Romaine, M.A. on Jeremiah 8:22 (pp.211-240)..

$200.00

STORY OF ESSEX HALL, The.
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STORY OF ESSEX HALL, The.

By Rowe, Mortimer.

London: The Lindsey Press (Richard Clay & Co. Ltd), (1959). Illustrated by b&w frontis and 4 plates, text drawings and plans. First edition. Blue paper covered boards. 8vo. pp. 84. Near Fine/Very Good+/Unclipped price in mylar. Light edgewear to heavy paper jacket. Olson's This Funny World clipped cartoon laid in 9/24 and illustrated accordion fold brochure "A Church for all Souls 1959-1960", Washington, D.C..

$20.00

REVOLUTION AND THE CHRISTIAN FAITH

By Grounds, Vernon C.

Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott (A Holman Book), (1971). Edited by John Warwick Montgomery (Series), and foreword. Stated First edition. Evangelical Perspectives (4/7, 1970-72). Red boards, 1/4 tan cloth. 8vo. pp. 240. Bibliography. Fine/Near Fine/Unclipped price in mylar. Traces of rub to jacket with tiny stray red ink mark and slight ripple (rescued from brodardt). Introduction by Senator Mark O. Hatfield. Evangelical perspective, President of Conservative Baptist Seminary. Montgomery is considered to be the "foremost living apologist for biblical Christianity", holds ten degrees, and is an English barrister, and ordained Lutheran Minister (see JWM's website). [author last names in series: Skinner, Pierard, Vincent, Grounds, Moberg, Surburg, Yamauchi]..

$15.00

Israels Geschichte: Von Alexander dem Grossen bis Hadrian (only)
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Israels Geschichte: Von Alexander dem Grossen bis Hadrian (only)

By Schlatter, d. A. (Adolf von) 1852-1938.

Calw(er) & Stuttgart: Verlag der Vereinsbuchhandlung, 1901. Illustrated by Text engravings & woodcuts. Calwer: Reiche der alten welt, Band III (Kingdoms of the Ancient World, Volume III). Cloth backed black pebble paper covered boards, printed paper label. 16mo (17cm). pp. 342, [2] Ads. Very Good/Ex-Lib. Paper spine label, rear pocket with slip (never lent) and repaired joint tear; internally near fine with trace overall page toning, no marking. Bookplates of Paul Johannes Tillich (1886-1965) over Harvard Divinity School (with a typed discard note). Tillich was appointed to Harvard Divinity (1955-62), and, as one of the "University Five", publishing Dynamics of Faith and Volume Two of Systematic Theology in 1957 while there. Schlatter was a Swiss born Evangelical Theologian and Professor in N.T. systematics at a trio of German universities (Berlin, Greifswald, Tubingen), and lecturer at the University of Berne at the time. [In Series: Band I: Geschichte von Alt- €gypten (History of Ancient Egypt) by A. Wiedemann (1891); Band II: Geschichte Babyloniens Und Assyriens by Friedrich MŸrdter, Friedrich Delitzsch (1891, 2te, c.1882) as Concise History of Babylonia and Assyria]..

$100.00

BIBLE IN SPAIN; Or, The Journeys, Adventures, and Imprisonments of an Englishman, in an Attempt to Circulate the Scriptures in the Peninsula, In Three Volumes, The.
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BIBLE IN SPAIN; Or, The Journeys, Adventures, and Imprisonments of an Englishman, in an Attempt to Circulate the Scriptures in the Peninsula, In Three Volumes, The.

By Borrow, George 1803-81.

London: John Murray (G. Woodfall and Son, volume I & II, George Woodfall and Son, volume III), 1843. First edition. 3 volumes. Uniformly rebound in brown half calf over marbled boards; five raised bands with extra leather titles, tooled gilt decoration, matching marbled end papers, t.e.g. 12mo (19.3x12.1cm). pp. [iv] blank, xxiv, 370, [4] blank; [iv] blank, viii, 398 [5] blank; [iv] blank, viii, 391, [1] Ad: "By the Author of The Bible in Spain" (Romantic Ballads, Targum, The Zincali), [iv] blank. Very Good. Edgewear with corners and joints rubbed; spines darkened with a small piece of the extra spine title remains on volume I only (visible stamping remains); Volume I rear board is scuffed. Internally near fine with edge toning starting (more prevalent in volume I). Collie & Fraser A.2a: all half titles in pagination but with no ads bound in Volume I or II. From the library of Micajah Pratt Clough (1848-1933) with bookplate (Brainerd 66, 1896: 1.75 by 3.25-inches) designed by Edwin Davis French (1851-1906) affixed to front pastedown of each volume. [Clough was a shoe manufacturer on Broad Street in Lynn Massachusetts and member of the Lynn Historical Society. This was one of the two bookplates commissioned from French, the other was Brainerd 51 the year before.] Borrow's most famous title and that which labeled him 'anti-Catholic', brushing over his unique sociological observations and gleanings as a traveler..

$300.00

FRIENDLY ADVENTURERS, A Chronicle of the American Church of Paris (1857-1931) including some account of American Protestant relations in France during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

By Cochran, Joseph Wilson 1867-1961.

Paris: Brentano's, 1931. Illustrated by Frontis and title illustration with 15 additional plates (collated). Jacket illustration matches title. First edition. Blue cloth. Inscribed by "To my good friend, Henry Smith Leiper from the author, April 15th 1954". Cr.8vo (19,5cm). pp. 263, [2] colophon. Very Good+/In like jacket/Unclipped price in mylar. Old dampstain to faded jacket with ink owner of inscription, foxing starting at one plate, damp stained edge to last endpaper..

$50.00

SERMONS ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS, Volume I only.

By Wesley, John 1703-1791.

New York: Daniel Hitt for the Methodist Connection in the United States, 1810. First thus edition. Full leather. 12mo. pp. 287, [1] Contents. About very good. Dark page toning on several pages in last sermon, large chip to front and rear eps, ink owner. Collection of 14 sermons..

$150.00

YEAR OF GRACE: A History of the Revival in Ireland, A. D. 1859 by...with an Introduction by Rev. Baron Stow, D. D, The.

By Gibson, Rev. William 1804-62.

Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1860. First American edition. Original brown blind-stamped cloth, brown eps, gilt print spine. 12mo. pp. xviii, 19-464, [14] G&L Ads (one illustrated), [4] blank. Appendix, New York Observer review (5/6/1860). Very Good/Ex-Lib. College withdrawn bookplate over larger white label front pastedown, oval stamps and paper spine label. One bumped and worn corner, cap chipping starting with tiny joint tears, several small stains to beginning pages. Internally, a crisp copy with sound hinges..

$100.00

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