London: James Burns, 17 Portman Street, Portman Square, 1848. First edition. Rare First Novel. The first work of... Read More about Loss and Gain
Dresden: Verlag von Emil Pahl, 1926. First edition, with manuscript corrections on the final leaf of text and under the quote from Bacon. Editor's Copy. The editor and author's son's retained copy with a copy of the reviews and a letter concerning his father laid in and a few manuscript..... Read More about Grundzüge der Körperlehre
Dresden: Verlag von Emil Pahl, 1926. First edition with manuscript notations under quote from Bacon and on last leaf of text. Editor's marked copy with his pencilled notations and markings. Copies of the reviews and a letter prepared for presentation are laid in¶ Hofmann's work on somatology and geometry... Read More about Grundzüge der Körperlehre
Dresden: Verlag von Emil Pahl, 1926. First edition with manuscript notations under quote from Bacon and on last leaf of text. Inscribed by author's son and the editor, William E. Hofmann to Mr. Hugh M. Anderson but apparently retained. Copies of the reviews and a letter prepared for presentation of..... Read More about Grundzüge der Körperlehre
Savannah, [Ga.]: S.C. & J. Schenk, 1825. Read More about A Sermon delivered in the Independent Presbyterian Church, Savannah, May 1, 1825; on behalf of...
Geneva, Ontario Co., New York: Printed by S.P. Hull, 1821 [cover with 1822 imprint]. First edition. The first biography of the evangelist Jemima Wilkinson. Calling herself Public Universal Friend and preaching abstinence and strict adherence to the Ten Commandments, Wilkinson lead her followers deep into the Finger Lakes area near..... Read More about History of Jemima Wilkinson, a Preacheress of the Eighteenth Century
North Bridgewater [Mass]: June 12, 1826. 'Chasms of the Broken Manuscripts'. A letter to the President of the Boston Educational Society, reading in part: “Amid a crowd of engagements, the answer due your obliging favor of the 5th has been for a few days forgotten. I shall regret this the..... Read More about Autograph letter signed ("D. Huntington") to William J. Hubbard, Esq. ("Sir"
Copenhagen: P. Jónssyni for S.L. Møller, 1838. New edition, originally published in 1739. Mnemonic guide to religious and secular dates of the Gregorian calendar using finger counting and rhymes. Read More about Dactylismus Ecclesiasticus; edur Fingra-Rím, vidvifjandi Kyrkju-Arsins Tímum
Paris: Chez Jagot successeur de Pasquier, [n.d., ca. 1770s to 1790s]. Collection of finely engraved biblical and didactic scenes (e.g., the Lord's Prayer, catechism, ten commandments, the seven sins) most signed in the plate by Franz Ertinger or Charles Guérard. Read More about Idée de la Religion Chrétienne [And:] Les Commandemens de Dieu
New York: George Braziller, 1967. No. 81 of 1,000 copies. Full color facsimile of the Lorsch Gospels, with illustrated ccommentary by Wolfgang Braunfels. Read More about The Lorsch Gospels. Introduction by Wolfgang Braunfels
Boston: Printed and Sol by S. Kneeland, 1752. First edition. Read More about A Defence of The Divine Right of Infant-Baptism …Being in Reply to Dr. John Gill’s Book,...
Cairo: Nile Mission Press, 1913. The Cairo Study-Centre was founded in 1912 by the American missionary Samuel Zwemer (1867-1952), who was "the driving force behind Protestant collaborative missions to Muslims in the early twentieth century" (Sharkey, American Evangelicals in Cairo, p 92). The report details the lecture series delivered by..... Read More about Cairo Study-Centre for Arabic, Islam, and Mohammedan Evangelisation. Report of First Session,...
London, England: The Harvill Pres Ltd, . Schmid, Elsa. One of 110 copies were printed on Fabriano, a mould made paper, made in Italy. The type 12 point Palatino, set at Huxley House, New York. The book printed at the Olsen Press, Newark ... with the kind permission of the..... Read More about The Poems of St. John the Cross. Spanish Text with a Translation by Roy Campbell. Preface by M.C....
London: Printed by C. Whittingham...for Longmans, Hurst, Rees and Orme, 1808. Third Edition, with List of Subcribers. Read More about Oriental Customs; or an illustration of the Sacred Scriptures, by an Explanatory Application of...
[Philadelphia: 1831]. An Irish-American at War with the Church. Very rare broadside concerning an encroachment dispute between Stephen Kingston of Philadelphia, and the Holy Trinity Catholic Church - established by German Catholics - over their adjoining properties. Kingston, an Irish American merchant and ship owner, expresses his outrage over the..... Read More about "Communication Extraordinary!!" [Caption title
a Londres: Paul Vaillant dans le Strand, 1764. Nouvelled edition revue et corrigée. Probably printed in the Netherlands. Read More about La Liturgie, ou Formulaire des Prieres Publiques selon l'usage de L'Eglise Anglicane
Paris: La Veuve Savoye, 1766. La Vallière (1644-1710) was the mistress of Louis XIV who fled the Court and entered a Carmelite convent after bearing the King four children. REFLEXIONS was first published in 1690 and went through numerous editions thereafter. Read More about Reflexions sur la miséricorde de Dieu ... augmentée du Sermon prononcé a sa Profession...
Venetiis [Venice: Aldus] in Aedibus Aldi, et Andreae Soceri, [April 1515]. First Aldine edition. Rubricated Throughout. Sixteenth-century Aldine printing of the early Christian authors Lactantius and Tertullian. This volume includes the De Ira Dei, a treatise against the Stoics and Epicureans, the De Opificio Die, written during Diocletian's persecution of..... Read More about L. Cœlii Lactantii Firmiani divinarum institutionum Libri septem [bound with:]Tertullianus...
Leipzig: Brockhaus, 1863. First edition, printed at the author’s expense at the Academic press, Berlin. Early work on Old Testament translation issues from the German biblical scholar and orientalist Paul de Lagarde (1827-1891), professor at Göttingen, and a fine association, from the library of the chief translator of the Jewish..... Read More about Anmerkungen zur griechischen Übersetzung der Proverbien
Göttingen: Dieterischsche Sortimentsbuchhandlung (A. Hoyer), 1884. First edition. Retrospective collection of three dozen essays and scholarly communications by the biblical scholar and orientalist Paul de Lagarde (1827-1891), professor at Göttingen.The first essay discusses the sale of the Ashbunrham collections; there follows (pp. 241 to the end) a transcription of Book..... Read More about Mittheilungen
[London: John Day, (1549)]. Early edition, with side-notes throughout and "Hughe Latimer" on title. Sermons of Hugh Latimer. A collection of 6 sermons preached by the great English Protestant reformer and martyr Hugh Latimer (1485-1555), printed upon his return to preaching during the reign of Edward VI. Under Queen Mary..... Read More about The Seconde [-Seventh] Sermon of Maister Hughe Latimer, whych he preached before the Kynges...
New-York: Published by James A. Burtus, No. 19 Peck Slip. WIlliam A. Mercein, Printer, 1829. First edition. A Poem. Read More about Lines occasioned by the Death of the Late Rev. Dr. Henry J. Feltus, with Notes, Biographical and...
Marseille: Chez Antoine Ricard, . Following the Hundred Days. Read More about Habitans de Marseille, Je viens de recevoir une lettre de Monseigneur le Duc D'Angoulême, il me...
London: printed by E.G. for J. Rothwell, at Sun and Fountain in Paul's Church-yard, 1652. Second edition (after the first of the same year). The last sermons of this Welsh presbyterian minister, who was executed in 1651 for treason and plotting to restore the Stuart monarchy. Read More about Grace: the Truth and Growth and Different Degrees Thereof. The summe and substance of XV....
Germanton [Germantown, Pa.]: Leibert und Billmeyer, 1785. First edition of the authorized version of the Pennsylvania Ministerium catechism. Rare Pensylvania Children's Catechism. The German American catechisms played an important role in education, in addition to their obvious role in the moral training of the young, they were also used for..... Read More about Der kleine Catechismus des sel. D. Martin Luthers. Nebst den gewöhnlichen Morgen- Tisch- und...