ABBE DE COMMANVILLE, MICHEL ECHARD: Histoire de tous les archeveschez, et eveschez de l'univers. Par tables geographiques & chronologiques. Ou l'on voit dans un abregé methodique & succinct, l'estat ancien & present, tant de l'Eglise latine que de l'Eglise .... greque & des autres communions de la Chretienté ; la situation & distribution de toutes les Provinces ecclesiastiques, les noms des archeveschez & éveschez, leurs érections, unions, translations, suppressions, prérogatives, &c. Avec un Dictionnaire des noms latins ; l'explication de ce qu'il y a de plus necessaire & de plus curieux à sçavoir de chaque archevesché ou evêché, & une Table de leurs noms vulgaires, avec leurs revenus. Par Monsieur l'Abbé de Commanville.

Item No. 4994

Paris: Chez Florentin et Pierre Delaulne, 1700. Two parts in one volume. 8vo, pp.(32):378:(6): 275:(1 blank), contemmporary full tan speckled calf, spine gilt extra within raised bands with crimson lettering piece; a royal binding with three fleurs-de-lis beneath a crown blocked in gilt to centre of both covers. Two 1-inch splits to lower joint, headband and corners of boards rubbed, some marginal worming. Title-page detached but present and undamaged.

Generally a handsome copy of a rare work.


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ANON: Pennell of Bannu by A. L. With which is included a paper by Major-General G.K. Scott-Moncrieff.

London: Church Missionary Society, 1912. Portrait. 8vo, pp.60, original limp boards; some annotations and foxing.


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ANON: The Pious Country Parishioner..... How to Spend Every Day through the Whole Course of Life in a Religious and Acceptable Manner .... the Thirteenth Edition, corrected and improved.

Item No. 17911

Item No. 17911

London: for F. C. & J. Rivington, 1815. 8vo (7 x 4 1/2 inches), 236-pages. Contemporary marbled tan calf, the upper cover blocked in blind "Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge". Crimson lettering piece. Cracks to joints but very firm. Lacks all before title.


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ASTON, NIGEL: Christianity and Revolutionary Europe c. 1750-1830. In the New Approaches to European History series.

Cambridge University Press, 2002. First edition. Softback. 8vo (9 x 6 inches),379-pages, original glazed wrappers. Signature on half-title else fine.


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BIBLE IN ENGLISH: The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments translated out of the Original Tongues.

Item No. 17190

Item No. 17190

Edinburgh: Printed by Sir D. Hunter Blair and M. S. Bruce, Printers to the King's most Excellent Majesty, 1829. Bound as 2 volumes. Engraved frontispieces. 12mo (5 1/2 x 3 1/4 inches), finely bound full contemporary green calf, the sides with wide scrolling floral gilt border enclosing large embossed decorative panels in blind, the spines decorated in gilt in 3 compartments with crimson lettering and numbering pieces, all edges gilt; a little rubbing to headbands. Finely bound and generally in superb condition both internally and externally. Being bound as two volumes of equal thickness, the New Testament commences a third of the way through the second volume.


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BUNDY, RICHARD: Select Sermons on some of the most important points of the Christian religion. Now first published from his Original Manuscripts.

Item No. 16047

London: for Lockyer Davis, 1750. First edition. 8vo (7 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches), 391-pages. Contemporary full tan calf with burgundy lettering piece; rubbed, some chipping to headbands, upper joint cracked but very firm; internally very good.

Stated "Volume 3" on lettering piece but complete in itself


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BUNYAN, JOHN: The Pilgrims Progress Illuminated.

Glasgow: Mackenzie, White, n.d. ca. 1860's. Engraved portrait, illuminated pictorial title in gold and colours, engraved plates after George and Edward Dalziel, variously coloured wide decorative page borders throughout. 4to, pp.xxiv:374:(2), contemporary half crimson calf, marbled boards, crimson leather gilt label to upper cover bearing the initials of the original owner; an attractive binding. Some foxing, inscriptions and tape marks on front pastedown, a little dark marking to backstrip.


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CUNNINGHAM, T: A New Treatise on the Laws concerning Tithes: Containing All the Statutes, Adjudged Cases .... The Third Edition, Corrected and Enlarged; with the addition of Several Cases never before printed.

Item No. 10750

London: by His Majesty's Law Printers for W. Griffin, 1748. 8vo (8 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches), later full tan calf with red and black lettering pieces; with the half titles. 304-pages plus unpaginated index. Some marginal staining to prelims. One worm hole affecting upper blank margin of prelims; generally very good. Modern signature on front free endpaper.


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DAVIES, DAVID: Echoes from the Welsh Hills; or Reminiscences of the Preachers and People of Wales. Illustrated by T. H. Thomas. De-luxe binding & Inscribed.

Item No. 16798

London: Alexander and Shepheard, 1883. First edition, Publisher's de-luxe binding. Frontispiece and illustrations. 8vo (7 1/2 x 5 inches), 460-pages. Publisher's full black morocco, the upper cover gilt lettered and gilt blocked with portrait of the author, the upper cover also blocked in blind with the Welsh hills, spine gilt in compartments, all edges gilt, wide inner gilt dentelles.

One-inch split at head of lower joint, headband a little chipped. The upper cover with bright gilt and attractive. Presentation inscription to Dr. & Mrs Rossiter from the author dated Weston-super-Mare June 1883.


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DEFOE, DANIEL: Charity still a Christian virtue: or, an impartial account of the tryal and conviction of the Reverend Mr. Hendley, for preaching a charity-sermon at Chisselhurst. And of Mr. Campman, Mr. Prat, and Mr. Harding ...... for collecting at the same time the alms of the congregation. At the Assizes held at Rochester, on Wednesday, July 15, 1719. Offer'd to the consideration of the clergy of the Church of England.

Item No. 8045

London: for T. Bickerton, 1719. Engraved frontispiece showing the charity collection in progress. 8vo, pp. (4):72, disbound. Very good. Anonymous.


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DEKKER, THOMAS: The Seven Deadly Sinnes of London: Drawne in seven severall Coaches, Through the seven severall Gates of the Citie Bringing the Plague with them. Opus septem Dierum.

Item No. 9112

Cambridge: at the University Press, 1905. Facsimile of the original edition published by E. A. and Nathaniel Butter in 1606. Limited edition of 250 copies. Small 4to, pp. 93, original quarter vellum, vellum lettering piece to upper cover, as issued. Vellum spotted, narrow vertical white line (paint?) on upper cover.


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DREW, G.S: Scripture Lands in connection with their History: With an Appendix, and Extracts from a Journal kept during an Eastern Tour in 1856-57.

London: Smith Elder, 1860. First edition. Folding map of Coshen and the Peninsula of Sinai as frontispiece. 8vo, pp.xxxii:438:16 (adverts.), original purple cloth; spine faded, headbands bumped; internally, page edges browned, inner hinge cracked, with a short tear to folded map at front of volume, generally, good.


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FARRAR, ARCHDEACON: Lo the Winter is Past! An Easter Carol.

Item No. 13252

London: Ernest Nister, circa 1885. Chromolitho. illustrations, two heightened with gold. Square 8vo (7 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches), 6-leaves. Original embossed coloured pictorial card wrappers, stitched as issued. Very good. Verse. Printed in Bavaria.


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FERREY, BENJAMIN & BRAYLEY, EDWARD WEDLAKE: The Antiquities of the Priory of Christ-Church, Hants. Consisting of Plans, Sections, Elevations, Details, and Perspective Views; accompanied by Historical and Descriptive Accounts of the Priory Church; together with some general particulars .....

Item No. 14739

London: for Benjamin Ferrey, 1834. First edition. Engraved frontispiece and 19 plates with tissue guards. 4to (11 1/2 x 9 inches),, list of subscribers):100:xvi, original engraved boards sympathetically rebacked in period style with printed paper label to backstrip. A few short marginal tears to the text, some marginal age toning, corners rounded, but overall very good. Early relevant newspaper cuttings pasted to front pastedown. Ink stamp of the Royal Institution of Great Britain on lower margin of title, no other library markings.


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FORM OF PRAYER: A Form of Prayer to be used in all Churches and Chapels throughout England ... on Friday the Thirteenth Day of February 1801 .... for obtaining Pardon of our Sins and .... imploring his Blessing and Assistance on the Arms of His Majesty by Sea and Land ....

Newcastle: Printed by M. Angus, 1802. 12-pages 12mo, title within woodcut border, unbound. 


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FOSTER, JOHN: Essays in a Series of Letters. Eigth Edition.

Item No. 17188

London: B. J. Holdsworth, 1826. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 443-pages. Contemporary full olive calf, ornamental border in blind to sides, spine gilt in compartments and with burgundy lettering piece. Foxing to prelims. - remainder of text unaffected. Lettering piece chipped else this is a very attractive binding in otherwise excelent condition.


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GERVAISE, J. (Publisher): Sursum Corda ou élévations sur l'écriture sainte et les prières de l'église.

Item No. 18248

Paris: J. Gervaise, 1889. Title in red and black, red ruled throughout. 8vo (6 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches), 429-pages. Contemporary full vellum, wide decorative gilt border to sides, spine floral gilt extra and lettered direct, all edges red, decorative patterned endpapers; 1902 gift inscription on half-title.


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GOULBURN, EDWARD MEYRICK: An Introduction to the Devotional Study of the Holy Scriptures. Seventh Edition. BOUND WITH: The Idle World; Short Religious Essays upon the Gift of Speech, and its employment in Conversation. Second edition, enlarged.

London Rivingtons, 1864. Two works bound in one volume. Small 8vo, pp. xvi193 & xv:148, contemporary full vellum, sides and spine ruled in gilt, all edges gilt, wide inner gilt dentelles; with the contemporary engraved ticket of G. Short, Bookseller, Bath, on front pastedown. Binding a little dust marked and scuffed but generally very good and very sound. Small signature on front pastedown.


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GRAVES, REV. RICHARD: The Spiritual Quixote or the Summer's Ramble of Mr Geoffrey Wildgoose. A Comic Romance to which is prefixed the Life of the Author.

Item No. 18544

Item No. 18544

London: for J. Walker (& many others), 1808. Engraved frontispiece and additional title. 12mo (5 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches), contemporary half black calf, marbled boards, spine gilt ruled and lettered direct. Engraved armorial bookplate on front pastedown. A very nice copy. A satire on the itinerant & illiterate preachers among the Methodists.


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HARMER, THOMAS; CLARKE, ADAM: Observations on various passages of Scripture, placing them in a New Light .... originally compiled by the Rev. Thomas Harmer from relations incidentally mentioned in Books of Voyages and Travels in the East. Fourth edition ..... with a new arrangement, many important additions, and innumerable corrections by Adam Clarke.

Item No. 17203

London: J. Johnson (& others), 1808. Engraved portrait & engraved folding plate "Lithostrotum Praenestinum" at end of volume 4. 4 volumes 8vo (8 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: cxxii:480; viii:536; viii:576; & vii:518. Nicely bound contemporary full diced brown calf, narrow ornamental gilt borders to sides, spine decoratively gilt in compartments and on headbands and with burgundy lettering and numbering pieces.

A little very minor rubbing, two small patches of loss of the polished surface to two rear boards, some light foxing or tanning, the text however generally unaffected. The bindings very attractive and in excellent & strong condition.

Amongst the chapter heading are: Concerning their living in tents; Concerning their Cities, Houses etc.; Relating to the Diet of the Inhabitants of the Eastern Countries; Concerning their manner of Travelling; Concerning the Literature, Books, etc. of the Eastern Nations; Concerning Egypt, the Adjoining Wilderness and the Red Sea etc.


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JOHNSTONE, JOHN [Publisher]: The Scottish Christain Herald. Second Series, No. 23. November, 1840. In original wrappers.

Item No. 13422

Edinburgh: John Johnstone, 1840. 1 issue. Large 8vo (10 1/2 x 7 inches), pages: iv:705-768:105-112 plus tipped-in advertisements. Original tan printed wrappers, uncut. A liitle foxing else good.


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KNOX, WILLIAM: The Bunch of Keys.

London: Elliott Stock, January - June 1861. The first six issues bound with general title. Title vignette. 8vo, pp.284, contemporary half black calf; binding very rubbed, browning to the text, one leaf with tear but without loss. A Christian monthly periodical.


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LARSEN, A.C: Nine works: Paul Breve; Jobs Bog; Johannes' Aabenbaring; Salomos Hojsang; Profeten Daniel og Esters Bog; Praedikerens Bog; Salomo's Ordsprog; Profeten Jesaja; & De Fem Mose-Boger.

Item No. 16263

Kjobenhavn: Philipsens or Bergmann's or Schubotheske or Reitzels, various years. Published 1890-1900. 9 volumes 8vo (8 x 5 1/4 inches), contemporary half tan calf with lettering piece, deeply grained boards, some rubbing but overall very sound. 5 of the volumes signed by Larsen on front free endpapers , one volume with an autograph letter to Larsen loosely inserted, dated 1900, signature indistinct. Heavy, extra postage will be requested.


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LEIGHTON, R. [ROBERT]: The Genuine Works of ... with a Preface by Philip Doddridge. A New Edition to which is now prefixed the Life of the Author by Erasmus Middleton.

Item No. 17293

London: for W. Baynes, 1819. Volumes 1-3 (of 4). Engraved portrait. 3 volumes 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), contemporary full tan calf, gilt ruled to sides, spines gilt in compartments and with burgundy lettering and numbering pieces. Some rubbing, damp marking to portrait. Neatly rebacked at an ealy date retaining the original backstrips; corners rubbed.


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L'ERMITE, JEANNE: Deux Devouements.

Tours: Alfred Mame, 1885. Frontispiece. 8vo, pp. 240, contemporary quarter green morocco, spine gilt extra; an attractive copy in excellent condition.


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LORD'S SUPPER - PRAYERS & DEVOTIONS: The New Week's Preparation for a Worthy receiving of the Lords Supper, as Recommended and Appointed by the Church of England : Consisting of Meditations and Prayers for the Morning and Evening of every Day in the Week ....... a Companion at the altar.

Item No. 16545

London : printed by assignment from the executors of the late Edwd. Wicksteed, for Jno. Hinton, in Paternoster-Row, near Warwick Lane, circa 1770. The Thirty-fourth Edition. Two parts in one volume. Engraved and printed title, engraved frontispiece and printed title to 2nd part. Small 8vo (6 1/2 x 4 inches),pages: x:156:156, 19th Century half black calf, marbled boards; some rubbing but sound.

A letter from a father, tipped-in, presenting this to his son and inscribed William An'w Lobb, His Book June 25th 1857; and with a further inscription noting that he died by drowning in Cawsand Bay "about 1858". With further Lobb family notes.


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LUCAS, RICHARD: An Enquiry after Happiness, In Several Parts. Vol. 1 Of the Possibility of Obtaining Happiness, & Human Life or a Second Part of the Enquiry after Happiness. The Fourth Edition, Corrected.

Item No. 17756

Item No. 17756

London: S. Smith and B. Walford, 1704. Two volumes in one. 8vo (7 5/8 x 5 inches), pages: xx:308:1 (title to the 2nd part):248, old full tan calf with attractive 20th Century reback in tan calf, raised bands, and crimson lettering piece attractively decorated in gilt. Worm trails on some lower margins affecting a few letters of the last line of 16-pages, marginal repair to one leaf. Generally quite a crisp copy. Anon.


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MAURICE, FREDERICK DENISON: Mediaeval Philosophy; or A Treatise of Moral and Metaphysical Philosophy from the Fifth to the Fourteenth Century.

Item No. 6686b

Item No. 6686

London: Richard Griffin, 1857. 8vo, pp. 253: 8 (Griffin's List), original brown blindstamped cloth; covers mottled, spine bright, internally good. Part of ( but complete in itself) the cabinet edition of "the Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; or System of Universal Knowledge; on a Methodical Plan projected by Samuel Taylor Coleridge"


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MCKELVIE, STANLEY: Four Preposterous Parsons.

Item No. 16459

Lahore: Civil and Military Gazette, 1922. Only edition. 8vo (7 1/4 x 4 3/4 inches), 95-pages, original cloth-backed printed boards; binding rubbed, cracked at two inner gutters. Contemporary signature on front pastedown. Anon.


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MIDDLETON, CONYERS: A Free Inquiry into the Miraculous Powers, which are supposed to have subsisted in the Christian Church .....

Item No. 19119

Item No. 19119

London: for R. Manby and H.S. Cox, 1749. First edition. Small 4to (9 1/4 x 7 inches), pages: cxli:(1):232 plus unpaginated index. Contemporary full speckled calf, some leather stripped from both boards, upper hinge cracked but holding, front free endpaper detached. Very good internally. Bound with the half-title. Armorial bookplate of the Rev. T. Newcome 


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MILNER, JOSEPH: The History of the Church of Christ. Vol. VI : Containing an Account of the Progress of the Reformation to the period when it was established in Germany.

Item No. 17215

London: The Religious Tract Society, c. 1833. Volume 6 only (of 6). 8vo (7 1/4 x 4 1/2 inches), 496-pages. Contemporary half tan calf, marbled boards, the flat spine with gilt ornaments and gilt lettered direct. Very good. Anon.


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MORGAN, AARON AUGUSTUS: The Book of Solomon, called Ecclesiastes; or, the Preacher, metrically paraphrased, and accompanied with an analysis of the argument ... By the Rev. Aaron Augustus Morgan ... With illustrations by G. Thomas.

Item No. 16574

London: Thomas Bosworth, 1856. First edition. Plates. 4to (12 x 9 inches), 72-pages and with 3-page list of subscribers at end. Original bevelled blindstamped brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt to upper cover, all edges gilt. Foxing within otherwise a wonderful copy of this rare work; only 1 copy cited by Copac (British Library).


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NEWTON, THOMAS: Dissertations on the Prophecies, which have remarkably been fulfilled, and at this time are fulfilling in the World. Revised by the Rev. W. S. Dobson.

Item No. 17292

London: for Scott and Webster, c. 1835. Engraved portrait. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: xvii:651, contemporary half calf, marbled boards, spine gilt on raised bands with black lettering piece. Prelims. browned, damp mark to portrait else good.


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NIGERIA - CHURCH MISSIONARY SOCIETY: Letters from Winifred Christian Squires (1886-1962) in Nigeria on behalf of the C.M.S. 21 Nov. 1927 to 29th February 1928.

Item No. 18184

The letters written to her sisters. The first letter is dated 2 Nov. 1927 written on board the M.V. Adda & the last from St. Monica's School Onitsha on 29 Feb. 1928, 38-sides 4to typescript and 8-sides hanwritten. Together with some carbon copies and a few letters from her during her visit to Nigeria in the 1950's.

From her 5-page typescript letter of 4th December 1927, written from Lyi Enu Hospital she writes of the Rev. Ejindu: "After a cup of tea etc. we sallied round the compound. There is a mud church, a home for twins and motherless babies, a home for girls who are having a six months course before marriage, various houses for teachers and pupil teachers etc. and various children whom he has rescued. One boy is deaf and dumb, such a cheery little fellow, a girl with six toes would of course have been put to death. Then he took us to the industrial school a few minutes walk away. About fifty lads are learning to be carpenters. All this mind you is the man's own work - there has never been a European there. When he came ten years ago it was one of the wildest parts of the country, cannabalism rife etc. There is still of course a certain amount of persecution and opposition ...."


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OWEN, CHARLES: The Danger of the Church and Kingdom from Foreigners Consider'd; in Several Articles of the Highest Importance. The Second edition.

Item No. 7933

London: for A. Moore, 1722. 8vo, pp. 38, disbound. A number of page corners turned over or bumped. Anon. The bookseller's name in the imprint is fictitious.


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PERIODICAL: A Wesleyan Sunday School Magazine: Conducted by Managers of Wesleyan Sunday Schools. Volumes 1 & 2, Numbers 1-19.

London: Sherwood, Jones, & Co. May 1823 - November 1824. Two volumes in one. Illustrated with woodcuts throughout. 12mo, pp. 128:176, contemporary half black calf. Foxed, binding rubbed, title-page marked, various early inscriptions on endpapers. Lacking two leaves of text (pages 63-66 in Volume 1).


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PASCAL, BLAISE: Pensees de M. Pascal sur la Religion, et sur la Quelques autres sujets ..... editions nouvelle, Augmentee de beaucop de Pensees, de la Vie de Autheur & de quelques Dissertations ......

Item No. 18546

Item No. 18546

Amsterdam: Abraham Wolfgang, 1688. 12mo (6 x 3 1/2 inches), pages: 48:(56):242:(10):119. 19th Century half red calf, spine elaborately blocked in gilt and lettered direct. Piece torn from head of title affecting the "sees" of Pensees, upper joint cracked, upper cover held on two cords. Apart from the slight loss at head of title very good internally.


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RELIGIOUS TRACT SOCIETY (Publishers): The Child's Companion; or, Sunday Scholar's Reward. Vol. IV, New Series.

London: The Religious Tract Society, 1835. Engraved frontispiece with tissue guard and woodcuts throughout. 12mo (4 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches), pages: vi:380. Contemporary full burgundy calf, narrow gilt rules to sides, ornamental gilt blocking to spine and lettered direct. Some browning to endpapers. Overall a pretty little volume in excellent condition.


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RICAUT, PAUL: Histoire de l'estat present de l'eglise Grecque et de l'eglise Armenienne par M. le Chevalier Ricaut; traduite de l'Anglois par M. De Rosemond.

Item No. 18320

A Middelbourg: Gilles Horthemels, 1692. First edition of this first French translation from the London 1st edition of 1679. Small 8vo (6 x 3 1/2 inches), pages: (46):444, contemporary full calf, spine gilt extra within raised bands with burgundy lettering piece, all edges red. Very well and attractively bound & in excellent condition. Small purple oval stamp of St. Patrick's College Library, Maynooth, on verso of title (with slight show through) and at blank base of last page; no other markings.


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SCOTT, JOB: A Journal of the Life, Travels, and Gospel Labors of that Faithful Servant and Minister of Christ Job Scott.

Item No. 17888

New York printed: London reprinted by James Phillips, 1797. 8vo (6 3/4 x 4 inches), pages: xii:(2):354, contemporary sheep; backstrip very worn, lacking lower board, upper board detached. Front free endpaper detached, bookplate. Some tanning to title.


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SEARLE, THOMAS: A Companion for the Season of Maternal Solicitude, with an Appendix, containing Hints for the Nursery. Third edition.

London: Johnston, 1839. 12mo, pp.vii:208 original ribbed cloth; binding spine faded with a slight crease to the cloth across it; internally, page edges browned, front free-endpaper removed, some foxing, else a good copy.


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SEELEY, ROBERT BENTON: Letters to a Dissenter being an abridgement of "Essays on the Church" by a Layman.

London: R.B. Seeley and W. Burnside, 1838. 12mo (6 1/4 x 4 inches), pages: 158:16(adverts), original diced brown cloth; binding spotted, prelims. foxed. Anonymous.


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SHERLOCK, THOMAS: The Use and Intent of Prophecy, in the several Ages of the World. In Six Discourses Delivered at the Temple Church in April and May, 1724 .....

Item No. 7960

London: John Whiston, 1749. The Fifth Edition, Corrected and Enlarged. 8vo, pp. (1, dedication):387, early 19th Century full olive calf, sides ruled in gilt and blocked in blind, spine gilt on bands with lettering iece, some cracking to upper joint but very firm, a trifle rubbed, some foxing to prelims. A very good copy.

With the engraved armorial bookplate of Sir Robert Johnson Bart (1774-1844).


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SHIPLEY, ORBY [Edit.]: Lyra Eucharistica: Hyms and Verses on the Holy Communion. Ancient and Modern; with other poems. Together with: Lyra Messianica. Hyms and Verses on the Life of Christ; & Lyra Mystica, Hyms and Verses on Sacred Subjects. Three volumes.

Item No 17368

London: Longman, Green, 1869. The first title a second edition. The second title a second edition, revised and enlarged. The third title a first edition. Three volumes 12mo (6 3/4 x 4 1/4). Uniformly and attracrively bound contemporary full bevelled vellum, narrow gilt rules to sides, spines gilt in compartments and with burgundy lettering pieces, all edges gilt. Some dustmarking to bindings but very attractive and strongly bound. Foxing to prelims. Contemporary gift inscription to one front free endpaper.


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SHORT, BERNARD C: Early Days of Noncormity in Poole.

Item No. 10635

Poole (Dorset): J. Looker, The Wessex Press, 1927. First (& only?) edition. Plates. 8vo, pp.(3):76, original printed boards; headband pulled, generally sound.


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SMITH, JOHN PYE: The Relation between The Holy Scriptures and some parts of Geological Science. The Fourth Edition, greatly enlarged.

Item No. 17157

Item No. 17157

London: Jackson & Walford, 1848. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), pages: xvi:407. Finely bound contemporary polished tan calf, gilt rules and ornaments to sides enclosing large diced panel, spine gilt in four compartments and with double burgundy lettering pieces. Some light spotting to diced panels, narrow band of fading to upper margin of lower cover, foxing to prelims. and some scattered foxing within. With the half-title. Overall an excellent, unusual, and most attractive binding.


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SMITH, WILLIAM [Editor]: The Old Testament History, from the Creation to the Return of the Jews from Captivity. In the series, " The Student's Scripture History ".

London: John Murray, 1886. New edition. Frontispiece, illustrations, and folding maps. 8vo, pp. xii:619, contemporary half green calf, spine ruled in gilt; spine now faded to brown else excellent. Armorial bookplate on front fly.


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SOCIETY FOR THE PROPAGATION OF THE GOSPEL: An Account of the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts. What the Society hath done since their incorporation June 16th 1701. London: Printed by Joseph Downing, 1704.

Item No. 18884

London: Reprinted by Richard Clay, 1851. Small 8vo (6 1/2 x 4 inches), 21-pages. Original printed pictorial wrappers. 


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STOKES, GEORGE: The Jewish Nation; containing an account of their Manners and Customs, Rites and Worship, Laws and Polity. A New Edition.

Item No. 10347

London: The Religious Tract Society n.d. ca. 1850. Folding engraved frontispiece, title vignette, illustrations throughout. Small 8vo, pp.iv:467, contemporary full tan morocco, elaborately blocked in gilt and blind. Headband a little frayed, spine and edges rubbed, spine faded. Some offsetting of frontispiece to title. Anonymous.


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WILSON, THOMAS & STEBBING, HENRY: A Short and Plain Instruction for the Better Understanding of the Lord's Supper by Wilson & A Brief Account of Prayer and the Sacrament of the Lord's Supper by Stebbing.

Item No. 17915

Item No. 17915

London: Rivington, 1812. The second work published by Rivington in 1815. Two works in one volume. The Wilson 35th edition corrected, the Stebbing 5th edition. 8vo 7 x 4 1/4 inches), pages: xii:180:xii:203, contemporary full marbled calf, several small patches of surface loss to upper cover, title of first work browned, else good.


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WISE, JOHN AYSHFORD: A Few Words from the Eton Grammar (Nomine grammaticus re barbarus) in Reply to a Few Words on Church Reform by John Ayshford Wise (Vir sapit qui pauca loquitur).

Item No. 5711

Torquay: Printed by Edward Cockrem, 1832. 8vo, pp.17, unbound, stitched as issued. Slightly dusty & foxed. Very rare.


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WILSON, JOSHUA; HADFIELD, GEORGE; BROUGHAM, LORD; EVANS, JAMES; TALFOURD, T. N; SHEPPARD, JOHN; GROVE, W. R: Wilson's English Presbyterian Chapels & Are Unitarians Christians; Hadfield's Lancashire Independent College; Brougham's Letters on Law Reform; Evans's Letter to James Graham; Talfourd's Queen v. Moxon; Sheppard's Missions; Grove's Physical Science.

London: 1842, 1839, 1843, 1841, 1844. 8 pamphlets bound in one volume. 8vo (8 1/4 x 5 1/4 inches). 19th Century striking half purple calf, marbled boards, spine extravagantly & unusually gilt with crimson lettering piece.

Item No. 17137

Item No. 17137

Item No. 17137

Item No. 17137

The volume contains:

WILSON, JOSHUA. English Presbyterian Chapels proved to have been Orthodox Foundations, appropriated to Trinitarian Worship .... pages:iv:36. London: Jackson & Walford, 1844. Inscribed and signed by the author on title.

HADFIELD, GEORGE. An Address intended to have been delivered on the occasion of laying the Foundation Stone of the Lancashire Independent College at Withington, near Manchester on the 23rd September, 1840. pages: iv:78. London: Hamilton Adams, 1841. (The address intended for the laying of the Sttone was not accomplished due to the collapse of a platform during the ceremony and the consequent injury of many of those attending).

BROUGHAM, LORD. Letters on Law Reform to the Right Hon. Sir J.R.G. Graham. 87-pages. London: James Ridgway, 1843.

EVANS, JAMES COOK. Letter to Sir James Graham ... on the Education Clauses of the Factory Bill .... Seventh Thousand. 12-pages. London: Ward & Co. 1843.

TALFOURD, THOMAS NOON. Speech for the Defendant, in the prosecution of The Queen v. Moxon, for the Publication of Shelley's Works. Delivered in the Court of Queen's Bench, June 23, 1841, and revised by T.N. Talfourd, Sergeant at Law. 58-pages. London: Edward Moxon, 1841. (inscription from the author's wife on upper margin of the half-title partly trimmed by the binder).

SHEPPARD, JOHN. A Lecture on Christian Missions to the Heathen delivered at the request of the ... Baptist Missionary Society. 47-pages, with the half-title. London: Jackson & Walford, 1843.

WILSON, JOSHUA. Are Unitarians Christians? The Judgement of Baxter and the English Presbyterian Fathers and Founders. pages: (2):52. London: Ball, Arnold, 1839. Inscription from the author at head of title partly trimmed by the binder.

GROVE, WILLIAM ROBERT. A Lecture on the Progress of Physical Science since the opening of the London Institution. Delivered on Wednesday, the 19th of January, 1842. Title vignette of the Institution. pages: iv:5-46. Printed by Order of the Managers [Not Published], 1842.


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WILSON, THOMAS: Thirty Three Sermons selected from the Works of ....Thomas Wilson, Lord Bishop of Sodor and Man.

Item No. 17913

Item No. 17913

Bath: Printed by Richard Cruttwell, London: Sold by F.C. and J. Rivington, 1811. Two volumes in one. 8vo (7 x 4 1/4 inches, pages: 246:220. Contemporary marbled tan calf, the upper cover blocked in blind, "Society for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge". Crimson lettering piece. Vertical crease to backstrip, upper panel of spine chipped. Joints firm.


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WOOD, SAMUEL: Tithes. A history of Tithes Ancient and Modern. Part 2: Church Temporalities First Day of the Week Collections. All Things Common Applied to Modern Conditions.

Fresno, California, for the Author, 1934. 8vo, pp.x:(1):201, original green cloth; good.


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ZOLLIKOFER, GEORGE JOACHIM . Translated by Rev. William Tooke: Sermons on Prevalent Errors and Vices, and on Various Other Topics, from the German by the Rev. William Tooke. In two volumes.

Item No. 5970

London: Longman, 1812. Two volumes. 8vo, pp. lxv:566:(2, adverts.) & viii:645:(3, adverts.) contemporary full grained crimson calf; endpapers foxed, spines dulled and somewhat rubbed but an attractive binding in good order. The spines lettered Zollifoffer 9 & 10 thus these two volumes must at some time formed a part of a larger collection of Zollifofer's works. These two volumes are however complete in themselves. From the library of the translator with his armorial bookplates.


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