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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.
1 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.
Philadelphia. Thomas T. Ash. 1833 Full-Leather Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [399pp]... Bergundy leather binding, decoratively stamped, black leather title label on spine with gilt lettering, marbled textblock and endpapers... Light foxing... Chip of title label missing, covers rubbed... 007605 
Price: 94.00 USD
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2 A New York Sunday School Superintendent. CURIOSITIES OF THE BIBLE PERTAINING TO SCRIPTURE PERSONS, PLACES AND THINGS COMPRISING PRIZE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS, BIBLE STUDIES AND TEST EXERCISES FOUNDED UPON AND ANSWERED IN THE BIBLE...
New York. E. B. Treat 1896 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... "INCLUDING BLACKBOARD OUTLINES, SEED THOUGHTS ILLUSTRATED, SCRIPTURE EMBLEMS AND ALLEGORIES, BIBLE READINGS, CONCERT EXERCISES, PRAYER MEETING SUBJECTS AND DAILY READINGS WITH MANY READY REFERENCE TABLES AND MAPS."... [610pp]... Dark brown cloth binding, decoratively stamped, gilt image on front cover, gilt lettering on spine... With an introduction by Rev. J. H. Vincent... Revised and Enlarged... Illustrated with designs by Frank Beard... Clean and bright interior... Bump to lower corner of front board... 007549 
Price: 39.50 USD
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3 Adams, Charles Reader's Guide to the Great Religions
New York The Free Press 1968 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo 
...xv, 364pp...THIRD PRINTING...EX-LIB. 001644 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Sermons, Chiefly on Particular Occasions., Alison, Archibald
4 Alison, Archibald Sermons, Chiefly on Particular Occasions.
Boston Wells and Lilly 1815 Leather. Good 8vo 
...xv, 299pp...FROM THE EDINBURGH EDITION..."THESE SERMONS ARE INSCRIBED, IN TESTIMONY OF THE MOST SINCERE GRATITUDE, AND THE MOST RESPECTFUL AFFECTION."...Marbled covers. Leather worn particularly on spine. Text clean. 001097 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Allestree, Richard. WORKS OF THE LEARNED AND PIOUS AUTHOR OF THE WHOLE DUTY OF MAN.
Oxford & London. Roger Norton & George Pawlett. 1687 Hard Cover. Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
...SECOND IMPRESSION...TWO VOLUMES IN ONE COMPRISING 7 WORKS... First Part: "THE WHOLE DUTY OF MAN, LAID DOWN IN A PLAIN AND FAMILIAR WAY FOR THE USE OF ALL, BUT ESPECIALLY THE MEANEST READER", "THE CAUSES OF THE DECAY OF CHRISTIAN PIETY", "THE GENTLEMAN'S CALLING" {4, 7, 456pp}... ALL HAVE TITLE PAGES...Second Part: "THE LADIES CALLING", {5, 99pp}; "THE GOVERNMENT OF THE TONGUE", {2, 105-170pp}; "THE ART OF CONTENTMENT", {175-240pp}; "THE LIVELY ORACLES GIVEN TO US, OR THE CHRISTIANS BIRTH-RIGHT AND DUTY IN THE CUSTODY AND USE OF THE HOLY SCRIPTURE", {2, 241-322pp}; "INDEX OF SCRIPTURES", {4pp}... ALL HAVE HALF TITLE PAGES...Brown cloth covered boards are worn and corners bumped... TITLE PAGE VIGNETTE OF THE SHELDONIAN THEATRE...Frontispiece illustration of Moses showing the ten commandments to the Israelites... Allestree was canon of Christ Church and chaplain to the king...Authorship also attributed to Richard Sterne, John Fell, Lady Dorothy Pakington and others...Small worm holes in margins of the first few pages OTHERWISE A CLEAN TEXT...SCARCE EDITION WITH ALL 7 WORKS INCLUDED... Heavy volume, additional shipping and handling will apply... 006011 
Price: 1275.00 USD
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6 Aubry, Abbe N. V. JESUS. JESUS CONNU AIMABLE, AIMANT, AIME.
Dijon. Pellion et Marchet Freres. 1890 Full-Leather Very Good+ 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
... [319pp]... No publication date stated, circa 1890... Leather boards beautifully decorated with gilt detailing and dentelle, raised spine bands, gilt title on spine, endpapers are adorned in burgundy and gilt design, AEG... Frontispiece a colorfully decorated quote... Red lines framing the text... Text in French... Front hinge cracked near front of textblock, but binding is tight... Rear endpapers had stuck together at top of board, small amounts of paper split from FEP and stuck to inside back cover... SCARCE... 007700 
Price: 75.00 USD
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INQUIRY INTO THE SCRIPTURAL IMPORT OF THE WORDS SHEOL, HADES, TARTARUS, AND GEHENNA: ALL TRANSLATED HELL, IN THE COMMON ENGLISH VERSION., Balfour, Walter.
7 Balfour, Walter. INQUIRY INTO THE SCRIPTURAL IMPORT OF THE WORDS SHEOL, HADES, TARTARUS, AND GEHENNA: ALL TRANSLATED HELL, IN THE COMMON ENGLISH VERSION.
Charlestown, Ma. Geo. Davidson. 1824 First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair - Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
...viii, 448pp...Grey paper covered boards with vellum spine and title label glued on spine..."The simple object of the author, in this Inquiry, is, to examine the foundation on which the doctrine of endless misery is built"...Boards and spine soiled and worn...Text block untrimmed...Light toning and foxing...Some pencil notations throughout text, signatures of previous owners also in pencil dated 1830 and 1873...Despite appearance, volume is complete and in tact... 004616 
Price: 245.00 USD
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8 Bartlett, Samuel C. APPEAL FOR MINISTERS: A DISCUSSION ON THE NECESSITY FOR A GREAT EFFORT TO SUPPLY THE COUNTRY WITH PREACHERS OF THE GOSPEL.
New York. American Home Missionary Society. 1865 First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [12pp]... Samuel Colcord Barlett was the President of Dartmouth College from 1877 to 1892... Minor soiling... 006217 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Bartol, Cyrus A. GRAINS OF GOLD; OR, SELECT THOUGHTS ON SACRED THEMES.
Boston. American Unitarian Association. 1854 Hard Cover Very Good 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
... [iv, 191pp]... Olive green stamped binding with gilt lettering on spine, AEG... Selections taken from 2 volumes of sermons by Bartol, a Unitarian minister, author, and member of the Transcendental Club... "Transcendentalism was a religious and philosophical movement that was developed during the late 1820s and 1830s in the Eastern region of the United States as a protest against the general state of culture and society, and in particular, the state of intellectualism at Harvard University and the doctrine of the Unitarian church taught at Harvard Divinity School. Among the transcendentalists' core beliefs was the inherent goodness of both people and nature."... Some other major figures in Transcendentalism were Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, John Muir, Margaret Fuller and Amos Bronson Alcott. "Between Bartol and Alcott there was mutual and enduring admiration... Bartol lauded Alcott in his sermon 'Amos Bronson Alcott: His Character' and Alcott celebrated Bartol as the 'Poet of the Pulpit' in his 'Sonnet XXI'..."... SCARCE... Minor wear at spine ends... Boards slightly bowed... 007431 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 Bates, Joshua. DISCOURSE, DELIVERED FEBRUARY 15, 1818, BEING THE SABBATH PRECEDING THE DISSOLUTION OF THE PASTORAL RELATION BETWEEN THE AUTHOR AND THE FIRST CHURCH IN DEDHAM.
Dedham. Abel D. Alleyne. 1818 Disbound Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [23pp]... Lacking covers, disbound... Some light foxing... Bates " was an American educator and clergyman. He was the third president of Middlebury College. During his tenure, Bates helped to stabilize the struggling institution and oversaw the construction of the Old Chapel, an icon of the college that is on the National Register of Historic Places. He was Chaplain of the United States House of Representatives for the twenty-sixth Congress."... This is his farewell discourse to the First Church in Dedham, MA before becoming President of Middlebury College... 007290 
Price: 65.00 USD
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11 Beadle, J. H. LIFE IN UTAH; OR, THE MYSTERIES AND CRIMES OF MORMONISM. BEING AN EXPOSE OF THE SECRET RITES AND CEREMONIES OF THE LATTER-DAY SAINTS, WITH A FULL AND AUTHENTIC HISTORY OF POLYGAMY AND THE MORMON SECT FROM ITS ORIGIN TO THE PRESENT TIME.
Philadelphia, PA. National Publishing Company. 1870 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [540pp]... Modern brown cloth binding with original black leather label title laid down on spine, new endpapers... INCLUDES MAP OF UTAH... Illustrated with several B/W engravings... Light foxing... 007951 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Beede, Thomas. SERMON, PREACHED AT CONCORD, BEFORE HIS EXCELLENCY THE GOVERNOR, THE HONORABLE COUNCIL, SENATE, AND HOUE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE STATE OF NEW-HAMPSHIRE, JUNE 6, 1811.
Concord. Printed By I. And W. R. Hill. 1811 Disbound Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [20pp]... Lacking covers, disbound... The first Sunday School in the state of New Hampshire was opened under Beede's ministry in 1816. He also has the reputation of preaching the first Unitarian sermon in New Hampshire... Scarce... 007291 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 Benton, J. A. CALIFORNIA PILGRIM: A SERIES OF LECTURES.
Sacramento, CA. Solomon Alter. 1853 Hard Cover Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
... [viii, 261pp]... Black cloth covered binding, gilt lettering on spine... ILLUSTRATED WITH 6 B/W PLATES ON COLORED PAPER... Consists of 12 lectures by the Rev. Joseph A. Benton, a Yale graduate before studying theology and named a founding trustee of what became the University of California (then called the College of California). He gave the invocation at the January 1863 formal ceremonies that marked the beginnings of the Central Pacific Railroad, and later that year was elected to the California State Senate representing Sacramento County... Front cover hinge cracked... Clean text... 007512 
Price: 95.00 USD
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DEFENSIO DECLARATIONIS CELEBERRIMAE, QUAM DE POTESTATE ECCLESIASTICA SANXIT CLERUS GALLICANUS. TWO VOLUMES., Bossuet, Jacobo Benigno.
14 Bossuet, Jacobo Benigno. DEFENSIO DECLARATIONIS CELEBERRIMAE, QUAM DE POTESTATE ECCLESIASTICA SANXIT CLERUS GALLICANUS. TWO VOLUMES.
Luxemburgi. Andreae Chevalier. 1730 First Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
...TWO VOLUME SET... Vol. I: xxvi, 360pp... Vol. II: 435pp... Raised spine bands, red leather label with gilt lettering on spine along with gilt decoration, marbled text block, marbled endpapers... Text in Latin... Title page toned, illustrated, frontispiece illustrated with portrait of Bossuet in volume I... "A champion of Romanism, Bossuet was educated by the Jesuits, tutor of the Dauphin 1670 - 81, Bishop of Meaux since 1681, Counselor of State 1697... Considered the greatest theological genius of France, and the oracle of his age, ...and equally distinguished as controversialist, historian, and pulpit orator. He is called 'the last of the fathers of the Church'... He was the presiding genius of the clerical assembly of 1682, which framed the famous four Gallican propositions; and he wrote this book in their defense, which was, however, not published till some time after his death"... Vol. I page 53 misnumbered as 13... Vol. II page 245 misnumbered as 445... Errata to Vol. I on pages 359-360... Errata to Vol. II on pages 434-435... Marginal notes in old hand... Additional shipping and handling will apply for multiple volumes... 005770 
Price: 395.00 USD
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15 Boston, Thomas. VIEW OF THE COVENANT OF GRACE FROM THE SACRED RECORDS. WHEREIN THE PARTIES IN THAT COVENANT, THE MAKING OT IT, ITS PARTS CONDIONARY AND PROMISSORY, AND THE ADMINISTRATION THEREOF, ARE DISTINCTLY CONSIDERED: TOGETHER WITH...
Edinburgh John Gray. 1772 Full-Leather Very Good 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
..."THE TRIAL OF A SAVING PERSONAL IN BEING IN IT, AND THE WAY OF INSTATING SINNERS THEREIN UNTO THEIR ETERNAL SALVATION. TO WHICH IS SUBJOINED, A MEMORIAL CONCERNING PERSONAL AND FAMILY FASTING AND HUMILIATION, PRESENTED TO SAINTS AND SINNERS; AND, (NEVER BEFORE PRINTED), A SERMON ON THE ADVANTAGE OF THESE EXERCISES." ...[400, 30pp]... Raised spine bands, black leather label with gilt lettering on spine... Interesting inscriptions on front and back free endpapers written in old hand, old bookplate... Some light brown spotting... Leather on spine wrinkled... Some of the leather label has been rubbed off... Top of spine gutters cracked, edges of boards show some wear... 007667 
Price: 85.00 USD
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16 Bowden, John. (TWO LETTERS TO EZRA STILES) A LETTER, FROM JOHN BOWDEN, A.M. RECTOR OF ST. PAUL'S CHURCH, NORWALK, TO THE REVEREND EZRA STILES, D.D. LL.D. PRESIDENT OF YALE-COLLEGE. OCCASIONED BY SOME PASSAGES CONCERNING CHURCH GOVERNMENT, IN AN ORDINATION SERMON,...
New Haven. Printed By Thomas and Samuel Green. 1788 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
"PREACHED, AT NEW-LONDON, MAY 17TH 1787." & "A SECOND LETTER FROM JOHN BOWDEN, A.M RECTOR OF ST. PAUL'S CHURCH, NORWALK, TO THE REVEREND DOCTOR STILES, PRESIDENT OF YALE-COLLEGE. IN THIS LETTER, THE REVERND DOCTOR CHAUNCY'S 'COMPLEAT VIEW OF EPISCOPACY UNTIL THE CLOSE OF THE SECOND CENTURY', IS PARTICULARLY CONSIDERED; AND SOME REMARKS ARE MADE UPON A FEW PASSAGES OF DOCTOR STILES'S ELECTION SERMON."... [50pp, +2; 108pp]... Pamphlets are bound in brown modern hardcover binding with paper label of title on spine... "[Bowden was] a distinguished Protestant divine, was born in Ireland, in January 1751. He settled in America, 1770. studied divinity, was ordained in England, and in 1774 became a minister in Trinity Church, New York. There he officiated some years; afterwards, in other places in the United States, and the West Indies. From 1801 to 1817 he was Professor of Moral Philosophy in Columbia College. He was the author of Portrait of Calvinism, and other theological works."... Second Letter is SCARCE... Ex-library with stamp on first title page and call number on verso... Light toning... 007418 
Price: 275.00 USD
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17 Brown, Karl F. CALIFORNIA MISSIONS: A GUIDE TO THE HISTORIC TRAILS OF THE PADRES.
New York. Garden City Publishing Company 1939 Hard Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
... Unpaginated... Red cloth binding, decoratively stamped gilt pattern on front cover, small B/W tipped in plate on front cover, gilt lettering on spine, in protective plastic wrapper, housed in red presentation box with cut out front... Illustrated front endpapers... Wrapper fragile, chipping... Heavily illustrated with B/W photographs... 007949 
Price: 35.00 USD
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OBSERVATIONS AND INQUIRIES RELATING TO VARIOUS PARTS OF ANCIENT HISTORY; CONTAINING DISSERTATIONS ON THE WIND EUROCLYDON, AND ON THE ISLAND MELITE, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF EGYPT IN ITS MOST EARLY STATE, AND OF THE SHEPHERD KINGS:..., Bryant, Jacob.
18 Bryant, Jacob. OBSERVATIONS AND INQUIRIES RELATING TO VARIOUS PARTS OF ANCIENT HISTORY; CONTAINING DISSERTATIONS ON THE WIND EUROCLYDON, AND ON THE ISLAND MELITE, TOGETHER WITH AN ACCOUNT OF EGYPT IN ITS MOST EARLY STATE, AND OF THE SHEPHERD KINGS:...
Cambridge. J. Archdeacon. 1767 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
..."WHEREIN THE TIME OF THEIR COMING, THE PROVINCE WHICH THEY PARTICULARLY POSSESSED, AND TO WHICH THE ISRAELITES AFTERWARDS SUCCEDED, IS ENDEAVOURED TO BE STATED. THE WHOLE CALCULATED TO THROW LIGHT ON THE HISTORY OF THAT ANTIENT KINGDOM, AS WELL AS ON THE HISTORIES OF THE ASSYRIANS, CHALDEANS, BABYLONIANS, EDOMITES, AND OTHER NATIONS."... [iii, (10), 324pp]... Recently rebound in brown buckram, gilt lettering on spine, new endpapers, marbled textblock... COMPLETE WITH ILLUSTRATED FRONTISPIECE, 2 ENGRAVINGS WITHIN TEXT, 1 ENGRAVED PLATE, & 6 FOLDING MAPS... Maps: (1) A Map of the Syrtic and Libyan Seas, (2) Map of Malta, (3) Unnamed map showing courses taken by ships through Mediterranean Sea, (4) Map of the Country about Cairo, (5) Unnamed map showing close up of different mouths of Nile River, (6) Map of Lower Egypt... Bryant "was a British scholar and mythographer, who has been described as 'the outstanding figure among the mythagogues who flourished in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries'"... Some light toning... 007213 
Price: 950.00 USD
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EARLY LATIN SONG-BOOK CONTAINING SELECT PSALMS & HYMNS AND UNIQUE METRICAL LIVES OF ST. FRANCIS AND ST. CLARA AND ST. ANTHONY. (FROM A 13TH CENTURY MS. IN THE COLLECTION OF MR. EDWARD F. SMITH OF VERMONT)., Buchanan, E. S.
19 Buchanan, E. S. EARLY LATIN SONG-BOOK CONTAINING SELECT PSALMS & HYMNS AND UNIQUE METRICAL LIVES OF ST. FRANCIS AND ST. CLARA AND ST. ANTHONY. (FROM A 13TH CENTURY MS. IN THE COLLECTION OF MR. EDWARD F. SMITH OF VERMONT).
New York. Chas. A. Swift, Inc. 1930 First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
...xxvii, 154pp... Brown paper wraps with black lettering on front and spine... ILLUSTRATED WITH 6 B/W FACSIMILES... Frontispiece illustrated with a facsimile of a unique hymn... "EDITED IN THE ORIGINAL FIRST-WRITTEN TEXT"... "The present edition is an endeavour to reproduce a single old song-book in its original form...In its present form it shows countless corrections, made by succeeding generations in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries who wished their song-book to be abreast of the times. We have spent more than six hundred hours in deciphering the erased part of the MS."... Clean interior, bright... Light stain on back wrap... Crease on front wrap...SCARCE... 005290 
Price: 125.00 USD
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20 Bunyan, John. PILGRIM'S PROGRESS FROM THIS WORLD, TO THAT WHICH IS TO COME, DELIIVERED UNDER THE SIMILTUDE OF A DREAM. IN TWO PARTS.
New York S. King 1824 Full-Leather Good 12mo 
...[360 pgs.]...FRONTIS ENGRAVING BY G.B. KING, ENGRAVED HALF TITLE PAGE FOLLOWED BY TITLE PAGE...Toning and foxing in text...Binding tight...Title on spine in gilt barely visible... 006744 
Price: 25.00 USD
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