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Friend of Life: The Biography of Rufus M. Jones
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Friend of Life: The Biography of Rufus M. Jones

By Vining, Elizabeth Gray

Philadelphia, New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1958. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 347 pages, indexed. SIGNED first edition hardcover bound in blue cloth. Binding is somewhat rubbed. Some bumping/small tears at headcap/foot of spine. Author has SIGNED the half title page. A "Darby free library" stamp on rear flyleaf but book doesn't appear to have any other markings indicating it is a library book.

$12.50

Mrs. James Madison: The Incomparable Dolley.

By Arnett, Ethel Stephens.

Greensboro, North Carolina: Piedmont Press, 1972. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 8vo. 520 pages, indexed. Hardcover in gold and grey DJ with illustration on the cover. Light to moderate wear to the jacket. Edge of text block is foxed. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR on the front flyleaf. Newspaper article laid in loosely inside the back cover, resulting in browning to the endpapers. The volume has a musty aroma; the text is unmarked.

$12.50

The World Within
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The World Within

By Jones, Rufus M.

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1921. Hardcover. Fair. 16mo. 172 pages. Hardcover bound in blue cloth. The binding is worn and frayed about the edges. Inner hinges cracking. Heavy underlining and pencil notations throughout. A reading or reference copy only.

$8.00

Friends in the Carolinas
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Friends in the Carolinas

By Moore, J. Floyd

Greensboro, N.C.: North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends, 1971. Soft cover. Very Good. 16mo. 30 pages. Soft cover bound in blue stapled wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Originally published in 1963, this is the third printing from 1971.

$10.00

George Fox
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George Fox

By Hodgkin, Thomas

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1896. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 284 (40) pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in blue cloth. Binding is spotted, with some damping. wrinkling of rear board. Bumping at corners. Bumping at hedacap/foot. Prior owner's name label on front pastedown. Text is toned but sound.

$8.00

The Rise of the Quakers

By Harvey, T. Edmund

London: Headley Brothers, 1909. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 181 pages. Cover is green cloth with the title in silver on the cover and spine. Inner hinges secure. White gift label is pasted inside front cover. Previous owner's signature on front flyleaf. Foxing on first 7 pages and last few pages of book. Some pencil marks in margins throughout text. Otherwise sound.

$8.00

An Alphabetical Extract of all the Annual Printed Epistles Which Have been Sent to the Several Quarterly-Meetings of the People call'd Quakers, in England and elsewhere, from their Yearly-Meeting held in London... from teh Year 1682 to 1762... [Bound With] Solomon's Recantation, Intituled Ecclesiastes, Paraphras'd with a Soliloquy or Meditation Upon Every Chapter. [Bound With] A Mite into the Treasury, or Some Remarks on that solomn and indespensible Duty of duly attending Assemblies for divine Worship... [Bound With] An Epistle to the Inhabitants of South-Carolina; Containing Sundry Observations proper to be consider'd by every Professor of Christianity in general.

By John Fry; [and] Francis Quarles; [and] David Hall; [and] Sophia Hume.

London: Printed for the Author; [and] L. Hinde; [and] Luke Hinde, 1739. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo. 127, (1); 59; 53; 114, (2) pages. Hardcover bound in early full leather, rebacked in modern leather with a burgundy leather lettering piece on the spine. The binding is worn but sound and secure. New endpapers. The text is evenly toned. The last two titles show some heavy damping. This is a bound volume of 4 separate 18th century Quaker titles, all published in London. The first title, by John Fry, has no publication date and notes that it was printed for and sold by the author. This was published about 1762. Page 1 of this title has the signature of "John Elliott, Philadelphia, 1765." The last two pages of this title lists the Clerks of the Yearly Meeting from 1682 to 1762. The verso of page127, a blank page, is filled with manuscript notations listing the Clerks for the years 1763 to 1804 (other notations are also given). ~~ Solomon's Recantation is dated1739. ~~ A Mite Into the Treasury is dated 1756. ~~ The Epistle to the Inhabitants of South-Carolina by Sophia Hume is dated 1754. Hume was a native of South Carolina who moved to England. A scarce and early collection of titles. Some are quite scarce, and the manuscript notations are very interesting.

$850.00

Minutes of the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, Two Hundred and Fifty-Seventh Annual Session, 1954 (With Directory).

By Newlin, Algie I. [and] Ruth R. Hockett; et al.

Greensboro, NC: N.p., 1954. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 88 pages, plus a folding table. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. The covers are a bit foxed or tanned about the edges. A sound copy. Text is generally clean. Held at Guilford College, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Includes a 9-page Directory of North Carolina Quakers (perhaps the people present at the yearly meeting) with their cities and sometimes street addresses.

$10.00

Early Life of Elizabeth Ashbridge

By Ashbridge, Elizabeth

Birmingham, UK: Edmund Hatcher, 1927. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 86 pages. Hardcover bound green cloth. Some wear at edges of boards, chipping at headcap/foot of spine. Inner hinges secure. Inscription on front flyleaf. Stamp on title page. Foxing on front and rear flyleaves but text is clean and sound.

$25.00

Faith and Practice of the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of Friends (Book of Discipline)

By Anon

North Carolina, 1967. Paperback. Fair. 12mo. 139 pages, indexed. Cover is tan and black. Prior owner's name written on the front cover. Text is clean and sound.

$10.00

The Southern Friend, Journal of the North Carolina Friends Historical Society. Volume XI, Number 1; Spring 1989

By Hickey, Damon D. [and] Herbert Poole.

North Carolina: North Carolina Friends Historical Society, 1989. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 54 pages. Soft cover bound in tan stapled wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.

$6.00

The Vocation of Friends in the Modern World - Study Booklet Number 1

By Anon

London: Friends World Conference Committee, 1950. Paperback. Fair. 8vo. 63 pages. Softcover. Pink cover with title in black lettering. Some foxing/rubbing/staple holes on front and rear covers. Bumping at corners. Prior owner's name written on front cover in pencil. Staple holes in front flyleaf. Underlining has been done to the first page of the foreword. Slight marking of text on pages 60-62. Rest of text is clean and sound.

$10.00

A Service of Love in War Time, American Friends Relief Work in Europe, 1917-1919

By Jones, Rufus M.

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1920. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 284 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth. Moderate rubbing to the binding. The inner hinges are secure. Outside edges of the text block are quite foxed; the text is generally clean. This is Volume V of the Pennsbury Series.

$45.00

The Southern Friend, Journal of the North Carolina Friends Historical Society. Volume X, Number 1; Spring 1988

By Hickey, Damon D. [and] Herbert Poole.

North Carolina: North Carolina Friends Historical Society, 1988. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 57 pages. Soft cover bound in tan stapled wrappers. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within.

$6.00

Minutes of the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, Two Hundred and Fifty-Third Annual Session, 1950 (With Directory).

By Hinshaw, Seth. [and] Dorothy Lloyd Gilbert; et al.

Ashboro, N.C.: Presnell-Durham Printing Co., 1951. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 101 pages, plus 8 pages of tables. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. The covers are a bit foxed or tanned about the edges. A sound copy. Some ink marks and writing (including some corrections) in the text. Held at Guilford College, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Includes a 12-page Directory of North Carolina Quakers (perhaps the people present at the yearly meeting) with their cities and sometimes street addresses.

$10.00

Greensboro Monthly Meeting of Friends. A New Meeting for a New Age.

By Hilty, Hiram H.

Greensboro: Friends United Press / North Carolina Yearly Meeting / North Carolina Friends Historical Society, 1987. First Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. 133 pages. Trade paperback bound in tan wrappers. A nice, clean copy. Illustrated with photos. The author was with Guilford College in Greensboro, North Carolina.

$12.50

Minutes of the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, Two Hundred and Fifty-Second Annual Session, 1949 (With Directory).

By Hinshaw, Seth. [and] Dorothy Lloyd Gilbert; et al.

Dunn, North Carolina: Twyford Printing Co., 1949. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 126 pages, plus a folding table. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. The covers are a bit foxed or tanned about the edges. A sound copy. Some pencil marks and writing in the text. Held at Guilford College, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Includes a 13-page Directory of North Carolina Quakers (perhaps the people present at the yearly meeting) with their cities and sometimes street addresses.

$10.00

A Persuasive to Unity, Setting Forth the Ground of That Source of Comfort: in Which Ground of a Clean Heart and a Right Spirit, Men May Grow in Good and Firmly Support Each Other as Living Stones in the Temple of God

By Bancroft, Joseph; Barclay, Robert

Philadelphia: Thomas William Stuckey, Printer, 1879. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 336 pages. Hardcover bound in brown cloth. Covers are rubbed/scuffed. Some spotting on covers. Edge of text block is foxed. Occasional foxing in text, which is otherwise sound.

$12.50

Minutes of the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, Two Hundred and Fifty-First Annual Session, 1948 (With Directory).

By Hinshaw, Seth. [and] Dorothy Lloyd Gilbert; et al.

Greensboro, NC: Jos. J. Stone & Co., Printers, 1948. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Good. 8vo. (127) pages. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. The covers are a bit foxed or tanned about the edges. A sound copy with clean text. Held at Guilford College, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Includes a 12-page Directory of North Carolina Quakers (perhaps the people present at the yearly meeting) with their cities and sometimes street addresses.

$10.00

Minutes of the North Carolina Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, Two Hundred and Fifty-Sixth Annual Session, 1956 (With Directory).

By Newlin, Algie I. [and] Sarah Cecil; et al.

Greensboro, NC: N.p., 1957. Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 64 pages, plus a folding table. Soft cover bound in grey wrappers. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. The covers are a bit foxed or tanned about the edges. Rear cover is creased. A sound copy; the text is generally clean. Held at Guilford College, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Includes a 7-page Directory of North Carolina Quakers (perhaps the people present at the yearly meeting) with their cities and sometimes street addresses.

$10.00

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