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Certaine Sermons or Homilies, Appointed to be Read in Churches. In the Time of the Late Queene Elizabeth of Famous Memory. And Now Thought Fit to be Reprinted By Authority from the King's Most Excellent Majesty.

By: N/A

Price: £316.95

Publisher: London, London, Printed By R. H. And J. N. For Richard Whitaker, and are to be Sold at His Shop at the Kings Armes in St. Paul's Churchyard: 1640

Seller ID: 12402

Condition: Very Good


Printed in 1640. Size 11.5" x 7.5", 98 pages to the Sermons and 320 pages to the Homilies, plus 2 page "Thanksgiving for the Suppression of the Last Rebellion" Plus printer's colophon dated 1640. In very good condition, slight rubbing to corners else binding sound, title slightly dust soiled, two minor tears in margins without loss, five pages each have one fox mark, else contents very clean throughout. Bound in recent dark brown calf over marbled boards. Five raised bands to the spine with gilt titles on black morocco label in the second compartment. A collection of sermons an... View more info

The Confession of Faith; the Larger and Shorter Catechisms, with the Scripture-proofs at Large: Together with the Sum of Saving Knowledge.., Covenants, National and Solemn League; Acknowledgement of Sins, and Engagement to Duties...

By: N/A

Price: £37.49

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed By Sir D. Hunter Blair and J. Bruce, Priters to the King's Most Excellent Majesty: 1810

Seller ID: 13498

Condition: Very Good


Printed in Edinburgh in 1810. Size 12mo, 7" x 4", 600 pages plus table of chief matters. Original binding of dark brown calf with gilt title and small vignettes to the spine, original endpapers. Condition very good, calf a little rubbed, a bit cracked on the spine and hinge. Internal condition is excellent, owner's label to front pastedown "William MacMurtrie" first and last few pages toned with a few spots, a few pages toned but generally very clean throughout, no loose or missing pages. Full titles reads: "The Confession of Faith; the Larger and Shorter Catechisms, with t... View more info

Praxis caeremoniarum seu sacrorum Romanae Ecclesiae Rituum accurata Tractatio

By: Andrea Piscaro Castaldo. Theatine Piscara Castaldo

Price: £293.09

Publisher: Sulzbaci, Sumptibus Martini Endteri: 1715

Seller ID: 11765

Condition: Very Good


8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Decorated Goat Skin blind stamped to covers, 4 raised bands to the spine, boards, bevel-edged 2 clasps defective, corners bumped. Red & Black title page, pages edges are Blue. Light scatterd spotting througout, pages age toned, 455 pages .24 page index. book approved in 1525 by the author's father general (Naples, 1645, p. 386 sqq.), gives complete directions for the celebration of the Christmas novena with Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. The author remarks that this novena in commemoration of Our Lord's nine months in the womb was solemnly celebrate... View more info

Studies in Church Dedications or England's Patron Saints

By: Arnold-Forster Frances

Price: £122.69

Publisher: Skeffington & Son: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11676

Condition: Very Good


1899 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, 3 volume set complete. Blue decorated buckram, with decorated red titles to cover & spine,red pages edge Book Condition: Very Good, spines & top half inch of front covers faded, all pages very clean.Light foxing to endpapers of each volume. 520 pages, 569 pages, 457 pages + List of the subscribers 4 pages View more info

The Master's Men

By: Barclay, William

Price: £37.87

Publisher: London, SCM Press Ltd: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10771

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Size 7½" x 5", 125 pages including List of Sources. Crimson cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the spine. Condition very good, spine faded, gilt on spine grubby, else fine, contents clean. A charming book about the 12 disciples of Jesus, Barclay assembles all that the New Testament tells about them and also adds traditions and legends that have been passed down. View more info

The Last Migration

By: Cronin, Vincent

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11182

Condition: Good


Size 8¾" x 5½", 343 pages. Blue hard cover with silver titles to the spine. Book condition good, cover and page edges grubby, corners and edges rubbed, contents clean. Dustjacket condition very good, edges and folds quite rubbed, a little grubby, not price clipped, price 16s net. View more info

A Master Key to Popery in Five Parts.

By: D. Antonio Gavin

Price: £194.27

Publisher: London, Printed For J. Stephens, at the Bible in Butcher Row, Near St. Clements Church in the Strand; and Sold By A. Bettesworth, J. Osborn, and T. Longman in Pater-Noster Row. W. Meadows and J. Brotherton in Cornhill, J. MacEuen in Edinburgh,...: 1725

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 12404

Condition: Very Good


Printed in 1725, "The Second Edition, carefully corrected from the Errors of the First, with large Additions". Size 6.75" x 4.25". Collation: 2 page Dedicatory Epistle "To Her Royal Highness The Princess of Wales" followed by 10 page Preface. The book itself is 259 pages. Bound in later brown half calf over marbled boards with new endpapers. Seven gilt bands to the spine with gilt titles on red morocco label in the second compartment and gilt date 1725 at the base of the spine. Condition very good, the binding is in fine condition. The internal condition is very good, c... View more info

A.R.P.D. Augustini Calmet Commentarium Literale In Omnes Ac Singulos Tum Veteris Cum Novi Testamenti Libros, E Gallico In Latinum Sermonem Translatum. Augustae Vindelicorum & Graecii, Sumptibus Philippi, Ac Martini Veith, Et Joannis Fratris Hearedum

By: Dom Augustin Calmet

Price: £805.50

Publisher: Augsburg, Augustae Vindelicorum & Graecii, Sumptibus Philippi, Ac Martini Veith, Et Joannis Fratris Hearedum: 1734

Seller ID: 12386

Condition: Very Good


Holy Bible - Catholic Holy Bible. The full text of the Bible accompanied by the Commentary, Notes and Dissertations of Dom Augustin Calmet. Printed in 1734-1735. The Third Latin translation of Calmet's Commentaire (1707-1716). Illustrated with 21 full-page engravings by Johann-Gottfried Kolb and A. Ehman and five folding maps by P. Starckman, after Pierre Moullart-Sanson. Complete in Eight large volumes, Full title "A.R.P.D. Augustini Calmet Commentarium Literale In Omnes Ac Singulos Tum Veteris Cum Novi Testamenti Libros, E Gallico In Latinum Sermonem Translatum. Augustae Vindelicorum & G... View more info

The Life of Christ

By: Frederic W. Farrar, D.D., F.R.S.;

Price: £23.85

Publisher: London, Cassell Petter & Galpin:

Seller ID: 13496

Condition: Very Good


Size Quarto, 10.25" x 7.25", 768 pages plus index viii pages. Bound in Red/Bron buckram with black and gilt borders to front and back covers, to the front cover large gilt titles, gilt vignette of Jerusalem and black crossed palm leaves. Gilt titles to the spine, page edges speckled red, boards with bevelled edges. Condition very good, corners and spine edges rubbed, endpapers, prelims, title, frontis with light spots, a couple of spots to a few pages here and there, else the contents are generally very clean. Profusely illustrated throughout with hundreds of black and white illustrati... View more info

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An Exposition of the Catechism of The Church of England. Part II. Containing an Explication of the Decalogue or Ten Commandments, ... AND ... Part III. Containing an Explication of the Lords Prayer

By: Gabriel Towerson, D.D.

Price: £445.50

Publisher: London, Printed by J. Macock, for Richard Chiswell, Thomas Sawbridge, George Ells and Richard Bently,: 1685

Edition: Third Edition & Second Edition Corrected

Seller ID: 13220

Condition: Very Good


1685, the Third Edition, corrected. Parts II and III bound in one volume. Size Folio, 12.5" x 7.75", Part II - Title, Dedicatory Epistle, i preliminary leaf, 520 pages, plus unnumbered Errata leaf. Part III - Title, Dedicatory Epistle, Half-title, i preliminary leaf, 197 pages, and unnumbered Errate left to verso of page 197. Original binding of dark brown mottled calf, with five raised bands to the spine and gilt titles on recent brown morocco label in the second compartment, gilt decoration to cover edges, page edges speckled red, original pastedowns and endpapers, original covers ha... View more info

In the Steps of John Wesley

By: Gill, Frederick C.

Price: £9.72

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11006

Condition: Near Fine


Size 8¾" x 5½", 240 pages. Burgundy hard cover with gilt titles to the spine. Book condition near fine, corners and spine edges very slightly rubbed, else fine, contents clean. Dustjacket condition very good, corners and edges a little rubbed and nicked here and there, spine slightly grubby, slightly faded, price clipped. With black and white frontispiece, 30 pages of black and white photographs and a map. A tour around the British Isles which records the places where Wesley stopped, stayed and preached. View more info

An Introduction to the knowledge of the Christian Religion

By: H. Crossman

Price: £64.75

Publisher: Printed for John Rivington: 1771

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12101

Condition: Good


Brown Calf, Explanations on Church Catechism & on the Two Covenants. Spine ends worn with slight loss, joints cracked, corners bumped, lacks endpapers, some occasional light spotting. 109pp, plus 3pp of publishers catalogue. View more info

Caroline Fox

By: Harris, Wilson

Price: £37.87

Publisher: London, Constable: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Mary Mills

Seller ID: 10751

Condition: Very Good


From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Signed by Mary Mills. Size 7½" x 5", 358 pages including index. Blue cloth covered boards with silver titles to the spine. Cream dustjacket with pencil portrait illustration of Caroline Fox. Book condition very good, corners and spine edges a little rubbed, a little grubby, else fine. Dustjacket condition very good, repaired tear to spine bottom edge, back bottom edge, corners rubbed, grubby esp spine, not price clipped, price 15/- net. View more info

Meditations and Contemplations. In Two Volumes. Containing, Meditations Upon the Tombs; Reflections on a Flower-Garden; and a Descant on Creation... Contemplations on the Night ...

By: James Hervey, A.M.

Price: £64.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, Printed For Alexander Donaldson. Sold at His Shop, No. 48 in St. Paul's Church-yard, the Corner Next Cheapside, London; and at Edinburgh: 1774

Edition: Twenty-Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 13472

Condition: Very Good


1774 Twenty-Sixth Edition, "In Which The Latin Verses Are Translated." Size 12Mo, 7" X 4". Complete, To In Two Volumes, 193 And 200 Pages, Including Table Of Text At The Rear. Original Binging Of Dark Brown Morocco With Gilt Titles On A Red Morocco Label To The Spine, Original Endpapers. Condition Very Good, The Morocco Is Rubbed Especially At The Corners And Edges, 1" Split To Lower End Of Front Hinge, Leather Chipped From Base Of Spine, Gilt Title On Label Dulled, Front Hinge Weak. There Are Two Owners' Inscriptions, "Robert Dick Decr 16Th 1791" To Front Endpaper... View more info

Meditations And Contemplations. Containing: Meditations Upon The Tombs; Reflections On A Flower Garden; A Descant On Creation; Contemplations On The Night; Contemplations On The Starry Heavens; And A Winter Piece ... To Which Is Prefixed, A Memoir Of The

By: James Hervey, A.M.

Price: £15.90

Publisher: Liverpool, Nuttall, Fisher, And Dixon: 1814

Edition: New and correct

Seller ID: 013513

Condition: Fair


Not Dated, C. 1814, The Plates Are Dated From 1812 To 1814. "A New And Correct Edition. Illustrated With Fine Cuts" Stereotype Edition. Size Octavo, 8.25" X 5", 446 Pages Including "A Table Of The Texts" At The Rear. Brown Tree Calf With Gilt Border To The Front And Back Covers, Original End-Papers. Condition Fair To Good, The Hinges Are Broekn, Each Cover Attached By The Threads, Corners Rubbed Through, Head And Tail Of Spine Chipped, Title Label Missing From Spine. Light Water Mark And Few Spots To Frontis, Title And First Few Pages, A Few Light Spots And Toning To Pl... View more info

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Holy Bible. Brevissima & facillima in omnes diui Pauli epistolas Scholia, Vltra Priores Editiones, Ex Antiquissimis Graecorum Authoribus, Abude Locupletata. 1543 New Testament Commentary.

By: Jean de Gagny. [ Ioanne Gagnaeio. Joanne Gagne. Jean de Gagney, Jean de Gagnée, Gagnaeus, Gagneius ]

Price: £882.00

Publisher: Paris. Parisiis., Apud Simonem Colinaeum: 1543

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13477

Condition: Very Good


1543 First Edition. Size Octavo [16mo] 6.5" x 4.25" Collation; Title, 7 preliminary leaves of Epistles, the Texts Folios numbered 1-244, signatures [8], ai to zviii then Ai to Hiiii Later binding of tan quarter calf with gilt titles, bands and vignettes to the spine, new endpapers, pages edges waxed yellow. Condition very good, the covers are rubbed at corners and edges, hinges cracked, calf chipped at hinges, new endpapers. The book is complete, 1 preliminary ff misbound, title dust marked, strengthened at outer margin, with 2 small old signatures to blank areas, blank part of last ff... View more info

Through the Lands of the Bible

By: Morton, H. V.

Price: £7.29

Publisher: Methuen & Co. Ltd: 1945

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 11186

Condition: Very Good


Size 7½ x 4¾", 400 pages including index. Black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Condition very good, corners and edges rubbed, page edges spotted, contents clean. With fifteen illustrations and two endpaper maps. The results of the author's journey of a Christian pilgrimage from the Euphrates to the Nile and into Sinai to tell the story of the Christian life of the Near East. View more info

De Visibili Monarchia Ecclesiae, Libri VIII...Auctore Nicholas Sandero, Sacrae Theo-

By: Nicholas Sanders. Nicholas Sandero. Nicolas Sanderos

Price: £995.00

Publisher: Wircebvrgi. Wurzburg Germany, Wircebvrgi, Apud Viduam Henrici Aquensis Episcopalis Typographi. Anno M. D. XCII. Henry Aquensis: 1592

Seller ID: 13110

Condition: Good


An exceptionally Rare Catholic Theological work by Nicholas Sanders, printed in Wurzburg Germany in 1592: "De Visibili Monarchia Ecclesiae, Libri VIII......Auctore Nicholas Sandero, Sacrae Theo-Logiae Professore. Accesserunt Eisudem Auctoris De Clave David, Seu De Regno Christi, Libri Sex, Quibus Continentur Huius De Visibili Monarchia Ecclesiae Operis Contra Quosdam Oppugnatores Necessaria Defensio, Romae Primum, Nunc Etiam In Germania Excuse. Cum Indice Rerum & Personarum Locuplete. Singulorum Librorum Argumenta Sequens Pagina Indicabit. Wircebvrgi, Apud Viduam Henrici Aquensis Episcopal... View more info

Epitaphs Of The Catacombs Or Christian Inscriptions In Rome During The First Four Centuries

By: Northcote, Rev. J. Spencer

Price: £74.98

Publisher: London, Longman, Green, and Co.: 1878

Seller ID: 013534

Condition: Fair


Printed In 1878. Size Octavo, 9" X 5.5", 196 Pages. Brown Cloth Covered Boards With Gilt Titles To The Spine, Brown Endpapers, Page Edges Unevenly Trimmed. Condition Fair Book Is Ex-Library With Number To Spine And Labels To The Front Paste-Down And End-Papers And A Few Stamps To The Margins Of A Few Pages, Some Spotting Throughout, Worse At The Beginning And End. View more info

Critica Historico-Chronologica in Universos Annales Ecclesiasticos Eminentissimi & Reverendissimi Caesaris Cardinalis Baronii, in Qua ... Opus Posthumum Quator Tomis Distinctum; Ab Adventu Domini Nostri Jesu Christi Ad Annum MCXCVIII

By: R. P. Antonio Pagi, R. P. Francisci Pagi

Price: £445.50

Publisher: Antverpiae, Antwerp, Sumptibus Societatis.: 1705

Seller ID: 11691

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 4 Volumes. Elephant Folio Size 15" x 10". Original binding of mid brown calf. Six raised bands to the spine, with Gilt titles and volume numbers in the second and third and ornate gilt flower, foliage and scroll detail in the other compartments, page edges speckled red. Condition very good, the corners and edges of the boards of each volume are quite rubbed, the leather is chipped at the heads and tails of the spines with small pieces missing in places on each volume, the joints are cracked on Vol I, at the tops and bottoms only on volumes II, III & IV, but the bindings are... View more info