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While individual faiths and beliefs vary drastically, the instict for religion is nearly universal among people around the world.

Summa theologica. by Antoninus, Saint, Archbishop of Florence

[colophon: Argentina (i.e., [Strassburg): Johannem (Reinhard) Grüninger, 1496]. Folio (32.5 cm; 12.5"). Vols. I & II (in one volume) of V. I: [173 of 174] ff. (lacking first leaf of vol. 1); II: [225 of 226] ff. (without the final blank]. Th...

From Philadelphia Rare Books & Manuscripts Co., LLC (PRB&M)


An Original Draught of the Primitive Church: In Answer to a Discourse, entituled, An Enquiry into the Constitution, Discipline, Unity, and Worship, of the Primitive Church, that flourish'd within the first Three Hundred Years after Christ; by a presbyter of the Church of England by Sclater, William

London: Geo. Strahan, and J. Bowyer, 1727. Hardcover. Good. The Third Edition. [24], 356 p.; 20 cm. Signatures: A8 a4 B-Z8 2A2 (8vo). 18th-century Cambridge-style binding with blind-tooled and blind-rolled decoration. Publishers' catalogs on 2 p...

From Classic Books and Ephemera


Prayer Book / New Testament writings in Ge'ez

No date, though circa mid-late 18th century. 144 leaves (288 pages) on velum leaves, bound in leather. Sinew tied. Mostly black lettering, though with some in red. One full page illustration in color of Madonna and Child. There are a few decorative b...

From Lloyd Zimmer, Books and Maps


Life In Utah, Or The Mysteries And Crimes of Mormonism by Beadle, J. H. (John Hanson)

National Publishing Company. Good with No Dust Jacket as issued. 1870. First Edition: First Printing. Hard Cover. 012474: Rest of Subtitle: "Being an Expose' of the Secret Rites and Ceremonies of the Latter-Day Saints, With a Full and Authentic ...



The Last Puritan by George Santayana

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Copyright date 1936, first edition, first printing Scribners (A) on the copyright page. Green cloth over boards with gold lettering and design on the front and on the s...

From mclinhavenbooks


Ruperti Abbatis Monasterii Tutiensis, e regione Agrippinae Coloniae Rheni ripa siti, orinis S. Benedicti, viri & vitae sanctimonia, & sacrarum literarum peritia praeclari, commentariorum Apocalypsim Ioannis libri XII. by RUPERTUS TUITIENSIS, (Rupert de Deutz)

Paris: Apud Ambrosium Girault, sub pellicano in via Iacobea, 1545. Hardcover. Small 8vo. ff. [16], 247. Lacking final blank leaf. 20 Woodcut illustrations depicting imagery from the “Apocalypse of John” accompany the text. Occasional woodcut d...

From Robert McDowell Antiquarian Books



Poems on Several Occasions. With Elegies on ... J Tonson; W Taylor : London 1st Edition of the Tonson printing. 1719 All interior pages are secure no tears or turned edges.Some writing by a past owner on both front endpapers including a quote by Colerid...

From Pontaccio


Pratique Des Exercices Spirituels, Tirée Des Oevvres de Sainte Gertrvde. Vtile & profitable à l’Ame devote, qui desire s’avancer à la perfection. Avec plusieurs Meditations & salutaires enseignmens, tant pour les personnes seculieres... by Gertrude, Saint the Great

Gertrude the Great, Saint. (1256-1302) Pratiqve Des Exercices Spiritvels, Tirée Des Oevvres de Sainte Gertrvde. Vtile & profitable à l'Ame devote, qui desire s'avancer à la perfection. Avec plusieurs Meditations & salutaires enseignmens, tant pour les ...

From Calix Books



Venice: Sumptibus Caroboli, et Pompeati, 1768. Complete 17 volume set, bound in 16 leather folios. First editions. Published Venice: Sumptibus Caroboli, et Pompeati, 1768-1776. Folios, 8 3/4" x 12", full calf skin vellum with gilt embossed spine...

From The Wild Muse


FATHER : A Novel by Charles Calitri

New York: Crown. 1962. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. First Edition; no additional printings indicated. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. ...

From Rare Book Cellar


Mass of the Roman Rite, volume 2 by Jungmann, Joseph

This is the second volume of Jungmann's classic work on the Roman Catholic Mass, first published in English in 1955. This volume includes Part IV of the work: The Mass Ceremonies in Detail-The Sacrifice. The author considers the Offertory, the Canon Act...

From ACP Family Bookstore



London: Printed for J. Robinson, 1755. 16pp. Small octavo. Extracted from bound pamphlet volume, occasional foxing and light smudges, one word deleted in an early hand, but a good copy. First edition of this epistle in verse, written and published the sa...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


Teutscher Nation Chronic alt und new Vorbilde. Des gantzen teutschenn Landes und Volcker [Voelcker], anfenglich herkomen [herkommen], Grentze und Gelegenheit der Reiche, Furstenthumb, Bisthumb, Stett und Herschafften... by Franck, Sebastian

Frankfurt: Egenholff, 1539 32 nonpaginated pages, followed by 402 leaves numbered in the upper right recto corner (804 pages). Title page with 2/3 of page illustrated. There are 71 small circular portrait illustrations, most appearing as emperors and wi...

From Lloyd Zimmer, Books and Maps


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